Chris Elmore

Opposition Whip (Commons)

Labour MP for Ogmore


General Election 2024

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Your MP (Chris Elmore) represents you, and all of the people who live in Ogmore, at the UK Parliament in Westminster.

MPs split their time between Parliament and their constituency. In Parliament, they debate and vote on new laws, review existing laws, and question the Government. In the constituency, their focus is on supporting local people and championing local issues. They have a small staff team who help with casework, maintain their diaries, and monitor their inbox.

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Labour MP for Ogmore

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2016 — Byelection

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Topics of interest

Chris Elmore campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Digital
  • Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Department for Transport
  • Universal Credit
  • Question
  • Internet: Safety
  • Buildings: Insulation
  • Future of Compute Review: Public Appointments

Currently held offices

  • Member, Pensions (Special Rules for End of Life) Bill Committee (since 17 Apr 2024)
  • Member, British Citizenship (Northern Ireland) Bill Committee (since 20 Mar 2024)
  • Member, Paternity Leave (Bereavement) Bill (Formerly known as Shared Parental Leave and Pay (Bereavement) Bill) Committee (since 13 Mar 2024)
  • Member, Commonwealth Parliamentary Association and International Committee of the Red Cross (Status) Bill (since 28 Feb 2024)
  • Member, Welsh Grand Committee (since 18 Jan 2022)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (since 25 May 2021)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (since 18 Oct 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, National Security Bill Committee (29 Jun 2022 to 18 Oct 2022)
  • Member, Public Order Bill Committee (25 May 2022 to 21 Jun 2022)
  • Member, Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure Bill Committee ( 2 Mar 2022 to 22 Mar 2022)
  • Shadow Minister (Digital, Culture, Media and Sport) ( 4 Dec 2021 to 22 Jul 2022)
  • Member, Committee of Privileges (13 May 2020 to 9 Sep 2021)
  • Member, Committee on Standards (13 May 2020 to 9 Sep 2021)
  • Shadow Minister (Scotland) (10 Apr 2020 to 4 Dec 2021)
  • Member, Consolidation, &c., Bills (Joint Committee) ( 9 Mar 2020 to 6 Jul 2020)
  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee ( 2 Mar 2020 to 11 May 2020)
  • Member, Consolidation, &c., Bills (Joint Committee) ( 6 Nov 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (28 Feb 2017 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (18 Jul 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Justice Committee (13 Jun 2016 to 31 Oct 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

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Last updated: 13 May 2024.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: USDAW
Address of donor: Head Office, Voyager Building, 2 Furness Quay, Salford Quays, Manchester M50 3XZ
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 received via the central Labour Party
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 7 February 2024)
Name of donor: Labour Together
Address of donor: Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank, London SW1P 4QP
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
Donor status: company, registration 09630980
(Registered 30 April 2024)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: George Burns
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
Date received: 15 August 2023
Date accepted: 15 August 2023
Donor status: individual
(Registered 12 September 2023)
8. Miscellaneous
Minor interest in a house in Caerphilly County Borough area owned by two members of my family.
(Registered 6 June 2016)
Unpaid member of the Barry YMCA Board of Management.
(Registered 6 June 2016; updated 1 March 2021)
A Trustee and Director of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (UK Branch). This is an unpaid role.
Date interest arose: 28 January 2020
(Registered 7 August 2023)

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