Karin Smyth

Shadow Minister (Health and Social Care)

Labour MP for Bristol South

@karinsmyth https://facebook.com/KarinSmythMP

Karin Smyth’s voting in Parliament

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Recent appearances

  • Business of the House 25 May 2023

    I recently spoke with my Action Greater Bedminster constituents about the benefits of new housing supply in south Bristol. Our Labour council is building more homes for the future, including a heat network to tackle emissions and costs, and social housing. I welcome the Backbench Business debate that the Leader of the House announced for 5 June, but people’s biggest concern in relation to...
  • Net Migration Figures 25 May 2023

    Somewhat unusually, this morning we seem to have learned something new from the Dispatch Box: the Home Office’s inability to process applications, resulting in many people living in hotels across the country—including in Bristol—means that the holding pattern will remain for some time. In fact, that may be a deliberate policy, as the Minister said that if they were processed, there...
  • Psilocybin Treatments 18 May 2023

    It is a pleasure to see you in the Chair, Madam Deputy Speaker. I thank my hon. Friend the Member for Warrington North (Charlotte Nichols) and the hon. Members for Reigate (Crispin Blunt) and for Inverclyde (Ronnie Cowan) for their incredibly moving and well-informed speeches, and the Backbench Business Committee for supporting their application. I recognise the work that they have done for...

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Labour MP for Bristol South

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

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Topics of interest

Karin Smyth campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Education
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Home Office
  • NHS Property and Estates Review
  • NHS Property Services
  • NHS Trusts: Subsidiary Companies
  • Hospitals: Construction
  • Universal Credit

Currently held offices

  • Member, Worker Protection (Amendment of Equality Act 2010) Bill Committee (since 16 Nov 2022)
  • Member, Down Syndrome Bill Committee (since 19 Jan 2022)
  • Shadow Minister (Health and Social Care) (since 4 Dec 2021)
  • Member, Health and Care Bill Committee (since 7 Sep 2021)
  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Northern Ireland) (10 Apr 2020 to 26 Feb 2021)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (2 Mar 2020 to 8 Jun 2020)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (7 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 May 2023.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for surveys:
18 January 2022, received £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 10 October 2022)
30 June 2022, received £70. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 10 October 2022)
4 October 2022, received £170: Hours 2 hrs. (Registered 10 October 2022)
23 November 2022, received £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 24 November 2022)
23 November 2022, received £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 24 November 2022)

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