Human-Relevant Science APPG

First Registered: 04/11/2020 • Last updated on: 21/04/2021

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To bring together MPs and Peers of all parties to accelerate the development and uptake of human relevant science in the UK.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Human-Relevant Science

1. Guide to the Regulation of Surveillance
27/02/2019 - Surveillance Camera Commissioner (SCC)
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Found: umbrella of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) and the Human Rights Act 1998 (HRA). The bodies

2. Legal issues in forensic pathology and tissue retention: issue 4 guidance
31/08/2020 - UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI)
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Found: Forensic Science Regulator Guidance Legal Issues in Forensic Pathology and Tissue Retention FSR

3. Accelerating human relevant life sciences in the UK
05/03/2020 - Early Day Motions

Found: that human relevant research methods that do not use animals avoid the problem of animal-human species

4. A public scientific hearing on animal experiments
04/03/2020 - Early Day Motions

Found: That this House notes the science-based campaign, For Life On Earth, with its Beagle ambassador, rescued

5. Minister’s commissioning letter to the chair of the Animals in Science Committee for 2018 to 2019
30/10/2018 - Animals in Science Committee (ASC)
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Found: uk/home - office Dr John Landers Animals in Science Committee Secretariat 2 Marsham Street London

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Human-Relevant Science

1. Human Fertilisation and Embryology: Frozen Eggs Storage
20/02/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: compliance with human rights law of the 10-year limit for storing frozen eggs in the Human Fertilisation - Speech Link
2: the Government reviewed all the provisions of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 1990 in 2006-07 - Speech Link
3: frozen eggs was set when little was known about the science, so women either exercise that option when they - Speech Link

2. Communications Committee
01/07/2019 - Lords Chamber

3. Education: Climate Change Science
16/05/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: For this reason, relevant topics are included throughout the geography and science national curriculum - Speech Link
2: tip-top teachers in schools who are providing the science on climate change to our young citizens, and invite - Speech Link
3: pupils in state-funded schools were entered for the science component of the EBacc. The proportion of pupils - Speech Link

4. Environmental and Food System Education
19/12/2017 - Westminster Hall

1: 2010.The environmental science and environmental and land-based science GCSEs were recently discontinued - Speech Link
2: look at primary education first. As part of the science curriculum, children are taught about the scientific - Speech Link
3: the point about the importance of observation in science and geography lessons, does the Minister agree - Speech Link

5. Education: A-level Results
23/09/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: attention to my relevant interests in the register as an adviser to a decision science company. Does the - Speech Link
2: My Lords, in relation to the involvement of human decision and algorithms, I have outlined the current - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Human-Relevant Science
1. Science
asked by: Lord Hunt of Chesterton
10/05/2018
... how they intend to support the development of links between UK and European scientific organisations and institutions.

2. Science
asked by: Stephen Gethins
17/10/2017
... what discussions he has had with non-EU participants in EU science programmes on the UK adopting similar association frameworks to those which such non-EU participants have with the EU.

3. Science: Coronavirus
asked by: Derek Twigg
30/09/2020
... what recent assessment he has made of the financial support required to help ensure that Science and Discovery Centres do not close permanently as a result of the covid-19 outbreak.

4. Forensic Science
asked by: Jane Hunt
21/10/2020
... what recent discussions she has had with forensic science stakeholders on the potential merits of establishing a Forensic Science Institute; and what the outcome of those discussions was.

5. Science: Research
asked by: Barbara Keeley
20/10/2020
... what assessment he has made of the potential effect of the UK and EU not agreeing a deal on their future relationship by the end of the transition period on scientific collaboration between institutions and researchers in the UK and EU.

Latest Questions
4 Current APPG Officers
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Grahame Morris MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 1283.

Email: grahame.morris.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Kerry Postlewhite, Alliance for Human Relevant Science. Tel: 07923 294 382

Email: Kerry.Postlewhite@crueltyfreeinternational.org

Secretariat:

Alliance for Human Relevant Science acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.humanrelevantscience.org/

Group's Website:

http://www.humanrelevantscience.org/all-party-parliamentary-group/

Benefits in Kind
Date
6 Oct 2020
Source
Alliance for Human Relevant Science
Description
Secretariat   From : 06/10/2020 To : 05/10/2021
Value
£10,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Human-Relevant Science APPG