Tracy Brabin

Shadow Minister (Education)

Labour/Co-operative MP for Batley and Spen


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Last updated: 9 Apr 2019

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Performing Arts: Conditions of Employment 17 Jun 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment he has made of the potential merits of regulating casting websites for performers to ensure that advertised roles comply with (a) the national minimum wage and (b) the Employment Agencies Act 1973 and the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003.
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Apprentices: Taxation 17 Jun 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, whether he has made an assessment of proposals by ScreenSkills to reform the apprenticeship levy to (a) increase the number of paid apprenticeships in the film and TV industry and (b) enable apprenticeship training agencies to employ and pay the wages of apprentices and to arrange apprentice training with a number of different engagers on...
  • Free TV Licences: over-75S 11 Jun 2019

    Twenty years ago, I played a character in “Coronation Street” called Tricia Armstrong, who was imprisoned for not paying for her TV licence. That caused quite a furore and, in fact, was mentioned in this place at the time. I know that people do not go directly to prison any more for not paying for it, but of the 6,000 constituents of mine who will be affected by this change, I know that...

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Batley and Spen

Entered the House of Commons on 20 October 2016 — Byelection

Party was Labour until 3 May 2017

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Topics of interest

  • Department for Education
  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department of Health
  • Treasury
  • Children: Day Care
  • Primary Education: Nurseries
  • Pre-school Education
  • Pre-school Education: Assessments
  • Children's Centres

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Education) (since 3 Jul 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Women and Equalities Committee (5 Dec 2016 to 3 May 2017)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 3 Jun 2019.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Armed Forces Parliamentary Trust
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights costing £921.90

Destination of visit: Kenya

Dates of visit: 6 - 10 November 2018

Purpose of visit: Armed Forces Parliamentary Scheme placement.

(Registered 27 November 2018)

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