Matthew Pennycook’s voting in Parliament
Matthew Pennycook is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Matthew Pennycook’s votes.
Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs
Voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2016
Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2015–2016
Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
7 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2015–2016
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
40 votes for, 10 votes against, 13 absences, between 2017–2019
Voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, in 2016
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Matthew Pennycook has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2019
I beg to move, That this House has considered heat networks in Greenwich and Woolwich. It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Davies. I am grateful to the Minister for responding to the debate and for previously finding time in her busy diary to discuss the issue with me. This is not the first time that I have expressed concerns about systemic problems in the UK heat network...
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what plans he has to issue guidance to local authorities on changes to the Blue Badge scheme extending eligibility to those with less visible conditions.
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Labour MP for Greenwich and Woolwich
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Matthew Pennycook campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department for Energy and Climate Change
- Department of Health
- Department for Exiting the European Union
- HM Treasury
- Department for Transport
- Part-time Employment: EU Law
- Energy: Meters
- Members: Correspondence
- Right to Buy Scheme
Currently held offices
- Shadow Minister (Exiting the European Union) (since 9 Oct 2016)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 17 Oct 2016)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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