Naseem Shah

MP, Bradford West

Bradford West Labour

Naseem Shah campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Naseem Shah’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Naseem Shah sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Naseem Shah generally voted for higher taxes on banks, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Naseem Shah generally voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Naseem Shah has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • NHS and Social Care Funding 11 Jan 2017

    I am grateful for this opportunity to raise some of the serious concerns that have been caused by this Government’s refusal to fully fund our NHS. The Government are running out of places to cut corners to save money on the NHS. They are showing a lack of respect and compassion as they fail to provide the healthcare that people need and deserve. Those who need care at home are having to...
  • NHS and Social Care Funding 11 Jan 2017

    I thank the hon. Gentleman for his intervention. Let me turn now to pharmacies. This Government fail to grasp the fact that cuts to one service will have a direct impact on another. Let me be clear: only two months ago, I stood on the Floor of this House to condemn the proposed 12% cut to community pharmacies, which could mean the closure of 25% of the 42 pharmacies in my Bradford West...
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman 10 Jan 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what information her Department holds on the total amount of compensation payments it has made at the request of the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman in each of the last five years.

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Labour MP for Bradford West

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Home Office
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Department for Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Extended Schools
  • Skills Funding Agency: Contracts
  • Forced Marriage
  • Immigration
  • Visas: Pakistan

Currently held offices

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (since 26 Oct 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 20 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Naseem Shah’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 32 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 52.69% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 19 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Jan 2017.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobalds Rd, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flight, hotel, subsistence: £1,780.97

Destination of visit: Qatar

Date of visit: 19-23 January 2016

Purpose of visit: delegation to look at migrant workers rights.

(Registered 17 February 2016)
Name of donor: European Islamophobia Summit
Address of donor: İstiklal Caddesi, Erol Dernek Sk. No.5, K.4 D.10, Beyoğlu, İstanbul, Turkey

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with a value of £800

Destination of visit: Sarajevo

Date of visit: 24-27 June 2016

Purpose of visit: to attend the European Islamophobia summit.

(Registered 27 July 2016)
Name of donor: The Concordia Forum
Address of donor: 11 Burford Road, Stratford E15 2ST

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation and subsistence with a value of £822.61

Destination of visit: Lisbon, Portugal

Dates of visit: 13-16 October 2016

Purpose of visit: To attend a Concordia Forum event.

(Registered 16 November 2016)

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