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Dawn Butler

Labour MP for Brent Central (5 May 2005 – current)


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Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Universal Credit (31 Mar 2020)

Dawn Butler: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps he will take to increase staffing of the universal credit helpline in response to increasing demand as a result of the covid-19 outbreak.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Universal Credit: Coronavirus (31 Mar 2020)

Dawn Butler: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps he is taking to ensure people are not unduly sanctioned following the cancellation of job centre appointments as a result of covid-19.

Written Answers — Treasury: Non-domestic Rates: Coronavirus (27 Mar 2020)

Dawn Butler: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he make an assessment of the potential merits of extending business rate relief to (a) estate and (b) letting agencies during the covid-19 outbreak.

Financial and Social Emergency Support Package (25 Mar 2020)

Simon Clarke: ...Sir David Amess), the hon. Member for Croydon Central (Sarah Jones)—I will return to some of the points she made—the hon. Members for Mitcham and Morden (Siobhain McDonagh), for Brent Central (Dawn Butler), for Gordon (Richard Thomson) and for Coventry South (Zarah Sultana), as well as the hon. Member for Brighton, Kemptown (Lloyd Russell-Moyle), whom we are all glad to see back in...

Financial and Social Emergency Support Package (25 Mar 2020)

Dawn Butler: The mode of travel for construction workers going to work is often trains and the tube. The Minister and the Government talk about the trains and the tube system, and about how people should be staying at home. How can they marry the two? If we do not close the places where people go to work, they are going to travel on the trains. Does my hon. Friend agree?

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Sign Language: Television (24 Mar 2020)

Dawn Butler: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment the Government has made of the merits of providing a British Sign Language interpreter to accompany televised announcements to ensure the deaf community has access to information.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Sign Language: Television (19 Mar 2020)

Dawn Butler: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps the Government is taking ensure that official announcements on covid-19 are (a) accessible to all and (b) available in British Sign Language.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Coronavirus: Disease Control (19 Mar 2020)

Dawn Butler: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps the Government is taking to tackle the effect of covid-19 on (a) women (b) Black, Asian and minority ethnic people and (c) disabled people.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Coronavirus: Sickle Cell Diseases (19 Mar 2020)

Dawn Butler: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the effect of covid-19 on people with sickle cell disease.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Coronavirus: Sickle Cell Diseases (19 Mar 2020)

Dawn Butler: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether he has made an assessment of the effect of covid-19 on people with sickle cell trait; and if he will make a statement.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Government Departments: Sign Language (19 Mar 2020)

Dawn Butler: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment the Government has made of the potential merits of all Government announcements of public importance being accompanied by a BSL interpreter.

Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Females: Coronavirus (19 Mar 2020)

Dawn Butler: To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, whether the effect of covid-19 on women's (a) financial security, (b) ability to work and (c) mental health has been discussed at recent COBRA meetings.

Women and Equalities: Topical Questions (11 Mar 2020)

Dawn Butler: Can the Minister confirm that the disproportionate impact on women was specifically considered at the recent Cobra meeting dealing with the effects of coronavirus? Our country’s social infrastructure has been weakened by this Government’s cuts—86% of the cuts have fallen on women. The gig economy and zero-hours contracts have affected women more than any other group, hence the rise of...

Telecommunications Infrastructure (Leasehold Property) Bill: Code rights in respect of land connected to leased premises (10 Mar 2020)

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International Women’s Day (5 Mar 2020)

Naseem Shah: ...It takes extra bravery and it really does take it out of us. I thank her for sharing that story, which was so personal to her. As the shadow Minister, my hon. Friend the Member for Brent Central (Dawn Butler) said in her speech, there is an issue about structures in government and in society that we really need to address. The Labour party is a party of equality, committed to achieving a...

Environment Bill (26 Feb 2020)

Rebecca Pow: ...? They have all been rivalling one another for the best constituency, but we have heard some great things about those constituencies. For example, my hon. Friend the Member for Aylesbury (Rob Butler) mentioned the singing statue and the statue of Disraeli; I welcome our former journalist, with whom I have a great deal in common, as he is going to add a lot to this place. My hon. Friend...

Business of the House (13 Feb 2020)

Valerie Vaz: ...apparent injustices in the deportation process. The Government have to stop these deportations. Hon. Members on both sides have constituents involved. My hon. Friends the Members for Brent Central (Dawn Butler), for Birmingham, Edgbaston (Preet Kaur Gill) and for Birmingham, Ladywood (Shabana Mahmood) all had constituents on the flight concerned. It is right that those people had to be...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Business: LGBT People (12 Feb 2020)

Dawn Butler: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what steps she will take to improve LGBT+ workers representation on the boards of FTSE 100 companies.

Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Civil Service: LGBT People (12 Feb 2020)

Dawn Butler: To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what steps he plans to take to improve reporting on LGBT+ inclusion in the civil service.

Media Diversity (11 Feb 2020)

Marsha de Cordova: ..., LGBT plus and gender diversity across the media, but particularly in broadcast and newspaper journalism. Last week, the BBC misidentified me as my hon. Friend the Member for Brent Central (Dawn Butler), Britain’s first black female Minister, while I was making a speech in this House. The error was compounded by the report on the issue in the Evening Standard, which confused a picture...


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