Kate Osborne

Labour MP for Jarrow and Gateshead East

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Your MP (Kate Osborne) represents you, and all of the people who live in Jarrow and Gateshead East, at the UK Parliament in Westminster.

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Profile

Labour MP for Jarrow and Gateshead East

Entered the House of Commons on 13 December 2019 — General election

Also represented Jarrow

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Home Office
  • Department for Education
  • Treasury
  • Department for Transport
  • Coronavirus: Vaccination
  • Derwentside Immigration Removal Centre
  • Coronavirus: Disease Control
  • Driving Tests: Jarrow
  • Schools: Coronavirus

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Commonwealth Parliamentary Association and International Committee of the Red Cross (Status) Bill (28 Feb 2024 to 6 Mar 2024)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (27 Nov 2023 to 30 May 2024)
  • Member, Worker Protection (Amendment of Equality Act 2010) Bill Committee (16 Nov 2022 to 23 Nov 2022)
  • Member, Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure Bill Committee ( 2 Mar 2022 to 22 Mar 2022)
  • Member, Approved Premises (Substance Testing) Bill Committee ( 8 Dec 2021 to 15 Dec 2021)
  • Member, Skills and Post-16 Education [HL] Bill Committee (24 Nov 2021 to 28 Nov 2021)
  • Member, Taxi and Private Hire Vehicles (Safeguarding and Road Safety) Bill (England and Wales) Committee (27 Oct 2021 to 3 Nov 2021)
  • Member, Building Safety Bill Committee ( 9 Sep 2021 to 26 Oct 2021)
  • Member, Education Committee (13 Jul 2021 to 13 Mar 2023)
  • Member, National Insurance Contributions Bill Committee (16 Jun 2021 to 22 Jun 2021)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (25 May 2021 to 26 Oct 2023)
  • Member, Women and Equalities Committee ( 2 Mar 2020 to 30 May 2024)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Recent appearances

  • Prime Minister: Engagements 22 May 2024

    England’s chief medical officer said that reducing sewage in rivers and seas is a “public health priority”, highlighting the problems that dumping untreated sewage causes. Even the treated sewage that is continuously discharged into rivers and seas contains faecal matter. Water firms are now asking for bills to go up by up to 91%, when they have paid out billions to shareholders and...
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Detainees 16 May 2024

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to the Introduction to the Government Response to the Report of the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) on its visit to the United Kingdom from 27 March to 6 April 2023 (CPT/Inf (2024) 09), whether he has had recent discussion with Cabinet colleagues on the...
  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Pancreatic Cancer: Medical Treatments 15 May 2024

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps her Department is taking to ensure that people who require enzyme replacement therapy receive that medication in a timely manner.

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