Alex Sobel

Labour/Co-operative MP for Leeds North West

@alexsobel

Alex Sobel’s voting in Parliament

Alex Sobel is a Labour/Co-operative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour/Co-operative MPs.

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Last updated: 19 Dec 2018

Recent appearances

  • College Funding — [Mr Charles Walker in the Chair] 21 Jan 2019

    Further education colleges are being asked to implement T-levels, but the T-level system, even though it has not started yet, is already in crisis. The exam boards are taking the Government to court. The colleges are saying that they are unable to cope with the level of funding. Employers are unaware of them. Will that not add to colleges’ burden?
  • Environmental Audit Committee 17 Jan 2019

    I thank the Chair of the Environmental Audit Committee for her leadership on this report, which built on our report on plastics. Does she agree that Foreign and Commonwealth Office officials did a great job in trying to make the Weddell sea a marine protected area, but that they need to redouble their efforts with the Chinese, Russian and Norwegian Governments? However, our work on plastics...
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Members: Correspondence 17 Jan 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, with reference to the letter to him of 27 September 2018 from Marom UK on Marom Budapest and its community centre Aurora, what response he has made to that letter.

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Leeds North West

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

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Topics of interest

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Home Office
  • Department for Education
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Armed Forces: Housing
  • Asylum
  • Asylum: Housing
  • Carillion
  • Legal Aid Scheme: Asylum

Currently held offices

  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for surveys. All fees paid to my local party:
27 October 2017, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 23 November 2018)
23 January 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
23 January 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
4 June 2018, payment of £250. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 23 November 2018)
30 July 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
17 October 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
17 October 2018, further payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
31 October 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
23 January 2018, payment of £200 from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for a survey. Hours: 30 mins. Fee paid to my local party. (Registered 23 November 2018)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for surveys. All fees paid to my local party:
23 January 2018, payment of £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
22 March 2018, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
12 June 2018, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
12 June 2018, further payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
12 July 2018, payment of £70. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
6 August 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
28 August 2018, payment of £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: UK Music
Address of donor: 4th Floor, 49 Whitehall, London SW1A 2BX

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket for the MOBO Awards with a value of £447

Date received: 29 November 2017

Date accepted: 29 November 2017

Donor status: company, registration 3245288

(Registered 29 January 2018)
8. Miscellaneous
Councillor, Leeds City Council. Since 1 July 2017, I draw no allowances. (Registered 03 July 2017)

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