Earl Howe Portrait

Earl Howe

Conservative - Excepted Hereditary

Deputy Leader of the House of Lords

(since May 2015)
Earl Howe is not a member of any APPGs
Minister of State (Ministry of Defence)
11th May 2015 - 26th Jul 2019
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Health)
17th May 2010 - 11th May 2015

Select Committee Meeting
Thursday 10th February 2022
Liaison Committee (Lords) - Oral evidence
Subject: Citizenship and Civic Engagement - follow-up
10 Feb 2022, 2 p.m.
At 2.00pm: Oral evidence
David Goodhart - Head of Demography, Immigration & Integration at Policy Exchange
Ashley Hodges - Chief Executive at Young Citizens
Liz Moorse - Chief Executive at Association for Citizenship Teaching
At 3.00pm: Oral evidence
Mark Gifford - Chief Executive at National Citizen Service Trust
Chris Russell - National Director for Education at Ofsted
At 4.00pm: Oral evidence
Kevin Foster MP - Minister for Safe and Legal Migration at Home Office
Kemi Badenoch MP - Minister of State (Levelling Up Communities) at Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
Mr Robin Walker MP - Minister of State for School Standards at Department for Education
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Select Committee Meeting
Thursday 10th March 2022
Division Votes
Monday 17th January 2022
Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 157 Conservative No votes vs 9 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 261 Noes - 166
Wednesday 26th January 2022
Health and Care Bill
My Lords, I am grateful to the noble Lord, Lord Hunt, for bringing us back to the subject of place-based …
Written Answers
None available
Early Day Motions
None available
Wednesday 19th January 2011
None available
MP Financial Interests
None available

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Earl Howe has voted in 219 divisions, and never against the majority of their Party.
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Debates during the 2019 Parliament

Speeches made during Parliamentary debates are recorded in Hansard. For ease of browsing we have grouped debates into individual, departmental and legislative categories.

Sparring Partners
Baroness Thornton (Labour)
Shadow Spokesperson (Equalities and Women's Issues)
(11 debate interactions)
Baroness Sherlock (Labour)
Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions)
(11 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Leader of the House
(229 debate contributions)
Department for Work and Pensions
(28 debate contributions)
Department of Health and Social Care
(13 debate contributions)
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Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Earl Howe, and are more likely to reflect personal policy preferences.

MPs who are act as Ministers or Shadow Ministers are generally restricted from performing Commons initiatives other than Urgent Questions.

Earl Howe has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Earl Howe has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

1 Bill introduced by Earl Howe

This Bill received Royal Assent on Tuesday 27th March 2012 and was enacted into law.

Earl Howe has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting

Earl Howe has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament