Jeff Smith

Opposition Whip (Commons)

Labour MP for Manchester, Withington

@jeffsmithetc https://facebook.com/jeffsmithforwithington

Jeff Smith’s voting in Parliament

Jeff Smith is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Jeff Smith sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Jeff Smith voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 19 Dec 2018

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Buses: Exhaust Emissions 11 Jan 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that private bus companies required to upgrade their fleets in order to meet stricter emissions standards in charging Clean Air Zones do not pass those costs onto customers through increased ticket prices.
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Buses: Exhaust Emissions 11 Jan 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that private bus companies whose vehicles are charged to enter charging Clean Air Zones do not pass that cost onto customers through increased ticket prices.
  • Business of the House 10 Jan 2019

    Like the hon. Member for Edinburgh West (Christine Jardine), I was delighted when the Government legalised medical cannabis at the start of November. What has become clear, however, is that there are significant financial, bureaucratic and cultural barriers preventing consultants from prescribing. The system is not working. May we have a statement or a debate in Government time on how we can...

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Labour MP for Manchester, Withington

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

Jeff Smith campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Office
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Education
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Mental Health Services
  • Visas
  • Mobile Phones: Competition
  • Prescriptions: Fees and Charges
  • Ecstasy

Currently held offices

  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (since 18 Sep 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: (1) Privateer Holdings (2) Botanica Seattle
Address of donor: (1) 1920 Eastlake Ave E, Seattle, Washington State, USA (2) 3300 1st Ave S #100, Seattle, WA 98134, USA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) For myself, return flights London - Seattle £1,333.45; accommodation £658.27; transport £704.16; total £2,695.88 (2) for a member of staff, return flights London - Seattle £1,229.16; accommodation £750.71; total £1,979.87

Destination of visit: Seattle, Washington State

Dates of visit: (1) 9-15 April 2018 (2) 9-13 April 2018

Purpose of visit: To understand and explore the regulatory, licensing and economic issues around medicinal and recreational cannabis legalisation in Washington State, USA.

(Registered 03 May 2018; updated 16 May 2018)
Name of donor: Armed Forces Parliamentary Trust
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Return flights to Nairobi £921.90

Destination of visit: Kenya

Dates of visit: 6-10 November 2017

Purpose of visit: To understand and explore the role of the UK Armed Forces in Kenya as part of the Armed Forces Parliamentary Scheme.

(Registered 12 December 2018)

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