Jo Platt

MP, Leigh

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Leigh Labour/Co-operative

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2017

Recent appearances

  • Supported Housing Funding — [Sir Edward Leigh in the Chair] 10 Oct 2017

    In my own constituency, one housing provider—Riverside—has informed me that all but one of its residents will be affected by these proposals, with the average resident’s rent at one project more than £100 per week above the proposed cap. Does the hon. Gentleman agree that the proposed arbitrary cap will cause undue stress and anxiety to residents who may be forced to...
  • Autism Diagnosis — [Mr George Howarth in the Chair] 13 Sep 2017

    I thank my hon. Friend the Member for Enfield, Southgate (Bambos Charalambous) for bringing this important debate here today. Like many others, I have many constituents who have contacted me and highlighted the effect that delays in diagnosis can have. The process is often a long and confusing experience for the child and a source of great stress for parents, carers and family members. My...
  • Autism Diagnosis — [Mr George Howarth in the Chair] 13 Sep 2017

    That is exactly the point that we have all been raising. As mentioned by many here, people have gone through their entire lives without being diagnosed. In some cases, that does not present a real issue, but for others it presents decades of being misunderstood and misdiagnosed with other conditions. Dawn is another woman in my constituency. She had spent all of her life being treated...

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Leigh

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 2017 — General election

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  • Has spoken in 5 debates since joining Parliament — well below average amongst MPs. See all Jo Platt’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions since joining Parliament — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 95.65% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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 17–18 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") 4 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 11 Sep 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Until 4 September 2017, Councillor, Wigan Council, 1 Library Street, Wigan WN1 1NZ. (Updated 05 September 2017)
20 June 2017, received £1,025.08. Hours: approx. 45 hrs since my election. (Registered 06 July 2017)
20 July 2017, received £1,025.08. Hours: 45 hrs. (Registered 01 August 2017)
20 August 2017, received £1,025.08. Hours: 45 hrs. (Registered 05 September 2017)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 06 July 2017)

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