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
Wednesday 6th July 2022
Department Event
Wednesday 13th July 2022
Leader of the House
Debate - Main Chamber
New mandate for restoration and renewal of the Palace of Westminster
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Note: This event involves a Department with which this person is linked, and does not guarantee their actual attendance.
Division Votes
Tuesday 28th June 2022
Pharmacy (Responsible Pharmacists, Superintendent Pharmacists etc.) Order 2022
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 109 Conservative No votes vs 1 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 193 Noes - 119
Tuesday 28th June 2022
Higher Education (Freedom of Speech) Bill
That it be an instruction to the Grand Committee to which the Higher Education (Freedom of Speech) Bill has been …
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 333 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)
(16 debate interactions)
Lord Hunt of Kings Heath (Labour)
(11 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Leader of the House
(296 debate contributions)
Department of Health and Social Care
(36 debate contributions)
Department for Work and Pensions
(28 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