Devolution APPG

First Registered: 24/02/2020 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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To provide a cross-party parliamentary space for an open discussion on the need for a UK-wide devolution settlement.

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Recent Documents related to Devolution

1. Devolution
24/02/2020 - APPGs

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2. Devolution: England
28/07/2020 - Lords Chamber

3. Yorkshire: Devolution
10/02/2020 - Lords Chamber

4. Hansard_Speeches object (407400)
10/02/2020 - Speeches

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5. Hansard_Speeches object (407401)
10/02/2020 - Speeches

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Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Devolution

1. 20 Years of Devolution
11/07/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: Fifth Report from the Welsh Affairs Committee, Devolution of Air Passenger Duty to Wales, HC 1575; and - Speech Link
2: of devolution.It is with great pleasure that I open this debate on 20 years of devolution on behalf - Speech Link
3: public life. One thing that can be said about devolution is that it is never boring. Our Parliament has - Speech Link

2. Devolved Administrations: 20th Anniversary
22/05/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: this House takes note of the 20th anniversary of devolution in the United Kingdom and the role of the devolved - Speech Link
2: for the wealth of knowledge and experience of devolution that exists within your Lordships’ House, which - Speech Link

3. Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham and Sheffield Combined Authority (Functions and Amendment) Order 2020
24/07/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: afternoon, if approved and made, will implement the devolution deal agreed between the Government and the Sheffield - Speech Link
2: Government’s feet to the fire is not just about devolution, it is about regeneration and the recovery programme - Speech Link
3: regional devolution in England, instead of this rather shoddy plan? This will not be devolution at all - Speech Link

4. Devolution in England
22/09/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: autumn. This will set out our plans for expanding devolution across England to support economic recovery and - Speech Link
2: the Minister accept that while there is major devolution of powers to Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland - Speech Link
3: achieve that. We are not looking at top-down devolution, but focusing on local city and growth deals - Speech Link

5. Devolution: England
28/07/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: Government what plans they have for the further devolution of power and decision-making in England. - Speech Link
2: recovery devolution White Paper in the autumn. This will set out our plans for expanding devolution across - Speech Link
3: across England but will consult on a system of devolution based on evidence, consent and democratic accountability - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Devolution
1. Devolution
asked by: Anthony Mangnall
23/09/2020
... what progress the Government has made on its review of intergovernmental relations between the UK Government and the devolved Administrations.

2. Devolution
asked by: Duke of Montrose
29/01/2020
... are published.

3. Devolution
asked by: Lord Empey
22/10/2020
... Wales and Northern Ireland.

4. Devolution
asked by: Jon Trickett
06/09/2018
... whether his Department has plans to increase the level of understanding in the civil service of devolved areas of policy making.

5. Devolution
asked by: Douglas Ross
16/05/2018
...What recent discussions he has had with the devolved administrations on their receiving additional powers as the UK leaves the EU; and if he will make a statement.

Latest Questions
12 Current APPG Officers
Jamie Wallis Portrait
Jamie Wallis
Vice Chair
Conservative - Bridgend
Joined: 24th February 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Soley Portrait
Lord Soley
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Tyler Portrait
Lord Tyler
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Lord Foulkes of Cumnock Portrait
Lord Foulkes of Cumnock
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Wayne David Portrait
Wayne David
Vice Chair
Labour - Caerphilly
Joined: 24th February 2020
Baroness Eaton Portrait
Baroness Eaton
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Lord Kerslake Portrait
Lord Kerslake
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Lord Purvis of Tweed Portrait
Lord Purvis of Tweed
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Andrew Lewer MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3870.

Email: andrew.lewer.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Natasha Brewis, Connect, Millbank Tower, London SW1P 4QP. Tel: 020 7592 9592

Email: n.brewis@connectpa.co.uk

Secretariat:

Connect acts as the group's secretariat. https://connectpa.co.uk/

Group's Website:

https://www.local.gov.uk/all-party-parliamentary-group

Benefits in Kind
Date
29 Jan 2020
Source
Connect
Description
Connect is paid by Local Government Association to act as the group's secretariat   From : 29/01/2020 To : 28/01/2021
Value
£10,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Devolution APPG