Domestic Violence APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 18/07/2018

Note: This APPG was last registered on 18th Jul 2018. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of 6th Oct 2021 and may be defunct.

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Recent Documents related to Domestic Violence

1. FOI releases for April 2020
21/07/2020 - Ministry of Justice
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Found: advice T2a_DV_Orders_Gender_Of_App Table 2a - Domestic Violence Orders by Court and gender of applicant, 2019

2. FOI releases for July 2020
03/12/2020 - Ministry of Justice
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Found: advice T2a_DV_Orders_Gender_Of_App Table 2a - Domestic Violence Orders by Court and gender of applicant, 2020

3. FOI releases for October 2020
10/03/2021 - Ministry of Justice
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Found: ‘*’. T2a_DV_Orders_Gender_Of_App Table 2a - Domestic Violence Orders by Court and gender of applicant, 2020

4. Spain: guidance for UK nationals affected by domestic violence
24/05/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: affected by domestic violence Information for UK nationals who are affected by domestic violence in Spain

5. Written Evidence: Rape Crisis England & Wales (RCEW) (DAB05)
16/06/2020 - Bill Documents

Found: Domestic Abuse Bill Written evidence submitted by Rape Crisis England & Wales (DAB05) House of Commons

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Domestic Violence

1. Istanbul Convention: Position of the UK Government
26/05/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: human rights. Violence, particularly violence against women, including domestic violence, undermines the - Speech Link
2: demonstrating their real commitment to tackling violence against women and girls. I join him in urging - Speech Link
3: on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence, known as the Istanbul convention - Speech Link

2. Covid-19: Domestic Abuse
29/06/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: Government are working closely with domestic abuse organisations, the domestic abuse commissioner and the police - Speech Link
2: agree that urgent action is needed for victims of domestic abuse, since in the first three weeks of lockdown - Speech Link
3: communications for the online helpline for domestic violence victims to access. No lady or, indeed, man - Speech Link

3. Domestic Abuse Bill
10/02/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: “Transfer of joint tenancies and survivors of domestic abuse (1) This section applies where there - Speech Link

4. Domestic Abuse Bill
17/03/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: access to online pornography and its link with domestic abuse.As noble Lords know, pornography - Speech Link
2: pornography consumption and male aggression and sexual violence, as does other research in the field. In this - Speech Link
3: that we are all concerned about the level of violence against children, and indeed against men, in our - Speech Link

5. Violence Against Women
25/06/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: played, and will continue to play, in tackling violence against women and girls in all its forms. Alongside - Speech Link
2: response but I thank her for her mention of the Domestic Abuse Bill. Will she commit to publishing guidance - Speech Link
3: Guidance will certainly be provided alongside the Domestic Abuse Bill as it will assist with the provisions - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Domestic Violence
1. Domestic Violence
asked by: Helen Hayes
30/09/2021
... what steps she is taking to help ensure consistency in police force’s response to domestic violence across the country.

2. Domestic Violence
asked by: Julian Knight
21/01/2019
...What steps he is taking to tackle domestic abuse.

3. Domestic Violence
asked by: Gloria De Piero
09/10/2018
... when the Government plans to publish its response to its consultation on domestic abuse.

4. Domestic Violence
asked by: Catherine McKinnell
10/09/2018
... what steps his Department is taking to ensure special protection measures are implemented for all victims of domestic abuse across all UK jurisdictions.

5. Domestic Violence
asked by: Carolyn Harris
20/07/2018
... what the timetable is for his next steps in bringing forward a draft Domestic Abuse Bill.

Latest Questions
Former APPG Members
Jess Phillips Portrait
Jess Phillips
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Birmingham, Yardley
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 18th July 2018
Vicky Foxcroft Portrait
Vicky Foxcroft
Officer
Labour - Lewisham, Deptford
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 18th July 2018
Baroness Thornton Portrait
Baroness Thornton
Officer
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 18th July 2018
Baroness Hamwee Portrait
Baroness Hamwee
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 18th July 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Norman Lamb Portrait
Norman Lamb
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for North Norfolk
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 18th July 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Angela Rayner Portrait
Angela Rayner
Officer
Labour - Ashton-under-Lyne
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 18th July 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Paul Scully Portrait
Paul Scully
Officer
Conservative - Sutton and Cheam
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 18th July 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Officer
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 18th July 2018
70 APPG Memberships
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Keir Starmer Portrait
Keir Starmer
Officer
Labour - Holborn and St Pancras
Joined: 3rd February 2016
Departed: 18th July 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Thangam Debbonaire Portrait
Thangam Debbonaire
Officer
Labour - Bristol West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 18th July 2018
4 APPG Memberships
Autism , Eritrea , Friends of Syria , Parkrun
Alex Chalk Portrait
Alex Chalk
Officer
Conservative - Cheltenham
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 18th July 2018
Baroness Verma Portrait
Baroness Verma
Officer
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 18th July 2018
Nusrat Ghani Portrait
Nusrat Ghani
Officer
Conservative - Wealden
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Fiona Mactaggart Portrait
Fiona Mactaggart
Officer
Labour - Former Member for Slough
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Peter Grant Portrait
Peter Grant
Officer
Scottish National Party - Glenrothes
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Matthew Pennycook Portrait
Matthew Pennycook
Officer
Labour - Greenwich and Woolwich
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
1 APPG Membership
Short Lets Sector
Baroness Gould of Potternewton Portrait
Baroness Gould of Potternewton
Officer
Labour - Retired on 22 July 2019
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 3rd June 2016
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Jones of Cheltenham Portrait
Lord Jones of Cheltenham
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 3rd June 2016
Benefits in Kind
Date
19 Jul 2017
Source
Women's Aid
Description
Secretariat   From : 19/07/2017 To : 19/07/2018
Value
£1,501
Date
19 Jul 2017
Source
Women's Aid
Description
Secretariat   From : 19/07/2017 To : 18/07/2018
Value
£1,501
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
Women's Aid
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£1,501
Date
17 Jun 2015
Source
Women's Aid
Description
Secretariat   From : 17/06/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Domestic Violence APPG