Sheila Gilmore

Cyn Llafur MP ar gyfer Edinburgh East

About your former Member of Parliament

Sheila Gilmore is a former MP for Edinburgh East.

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Cyn Llafur MP am Edinburgh East

Aeth i mewn i'r Tŷ'r Cyffredin ar 6 Mai 2010 — Etholiad cyffredinol

Gadawodd y Tŷ'r Cyffredin ar 30 Mawrth 2015 — Etholiad cyffredinol

Expenses

Themau o ddiddordeb

  • Work and Pensions
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Cabinet Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Employment and Support Allowance
  • Official Visits
  • Domestic Visits
  • Pagers
  • Work Capability Assessment

Swyddogaethau eraill yn y gorffennol

  • Member, Public Administration Committee (11 Tach 2013 to 30 Maw 2015)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (25 Hyd 2011 to 30 Maw 2015)
  • Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee (12 Gor 2010 to 20 Ion 2014)

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Ymddangosiadau diweddar

  • Bill Presented: Clause 6 — Charge for financial year 2016 25 Mar 2015

    It is a great pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Redcar (Ian Swales), because we have served together on a number of Finance Bill Committees during the past five years. The debates on the details of a Finance Bill in Public Bill Committee are often better than those on the parts of the Bill taken on the Floor of the House. The theory is that the debates on the more important and bigger...
  • Bill Presented: Clause 66 — VAT: refunds to certain charities 25 Mar 2015

    I thank my hon. Friend for her intervention. Of course the position she sets out is exactly what we saw in the early part of this Parliament when VAT was increased and a number of other measures were put in place. At that point, inflation hit about 5.5%, which then allowed the Government to say, “Aren’t we wonderful? We have just put pensions up by the biggest ever amount.” But that...
  • Bill Presented: Clause 66 — VAT: refunds to certain charities 25 Mar 2015

    I thank my hon. Friend for her intervention. Clearly, those are the kinds of concern that people have. On the VAT proposals, the changes and exemptions that the Government may wish to make for some worthy cause are welcome. I am talking here about the help for organisations such as hospices. But there is scope to go further. I will say something now that, although not Front-Bench policy, is...

Mwy o ymddangosiadau diweddar Sheila Gilmore

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