Gill Furniss’s voting in Parliament
Gill Furniss is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Gill Furniss’s votes.
Consistently voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
0 votes for, 5 votes against, in 2016
Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2016
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, in 2016
Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Consistently voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, in 2016
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Gill Furniss has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2017
I join others in paying tribute to my hon. Friend the Member for Bethnal Green and Bow (Rushanara Ali) for securing this important and impassioned debate. I pay tribute, too, to all those who have contributed to the debate, particularly those who visited the area recently and have given their accounts in graphic detail; that has greatly helped to ensure that the debate be taken more...
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what his policy is on establishing an industrial energy efficiency scheme to help large companies install measures to reduce their energy use and bills.
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what plans he has to discuss industrial decarbonisation and energy efficiency action plans with the leaders of the seven most energy intensive industries.
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Labour MP for Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2016 — Byelection
Topics of interest
Gill Furniss campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department for Business
- Energy and Industrial Strategy
- HM Treasury
- Home Office
- Department for Communities and Local Government
- Department for Transport
- Post Offices: Franchises
- Post Offices
- Post Offices: WH Smith
- Taxis: Licensing
- Electronic Funds Transfer: Fraud
Currently held offices
- Shadow Minister (Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (Steel, Postal Affairs and Consumer Protection) (since 13 Oct 2016)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Women and Equalities Committee (13 Jun 2016 to 5 Dec 2016)
Previous MPs in this constituency
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 9 Oct 2017.
1. Employment and earnings
3 February 2017
, received £200 from Ipsos MORI
, 3 Thomas More St, London E1W 1YW, for completing a survey. Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated to charity. (Registered 26 April 2017
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, Holborn, London WC1X 8TN
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: three nights’ accommodation at the Labour Party Conference at the rate of £345 per night; value £1,035 in total
Date received: 24-26 September 2017
Date accepted: 24 September 2017
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 06 October 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, London WC1X 8TN
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): for my Senior Parliamentary Assistant and myself, two Eurostar return tickets and two hotel rooms with a value of £523.37
Destination of visit: Brussels, Belgium
Dates of visit: 8-9 November 2016
Purpose of visit: To participate in the European Action Day for Safe and Secure Jobs in the Steel Industry.
(Registered 15 November 2016)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my daughter, Emily Grace Ahmed, as part-time constituency
support officer. (Registered 03 June 2016
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