Earl of Courtown Portrait

Earl of Courtown

Conservative - Excepted Hereditary

Captain of the Queen's Bodyguard of the Yeomen of the Guard (HM Household) (Deputy Chief Whip, House of Lords)

(since July 2016)
Earl of Courtown is not a member of any APPGs
Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)
14th May 2015 - 17th Jul 2016
Digital Skills
12th Jun 2014 - 4th Feb 2015
Inheritance and Trustees’ Powers Bill [HL]
28th Oct 2013 - 16th Dec 2013
Hybrid Instruments Committee (Lords)
6th Dec 1999 - 11th May 2001

Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 7th December 2021
Division Votes
Tuesday 23rd November 2021
Armed Forces Bill
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 178 Conservative No votes vs 0 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 210 Noes - 190
Wednesday 10th November 2021
Motor Vehicles (Driving Licences) (Amendment) (No. 4) Regulations 2021

That the draft Regulations laid before the House on 9 and 27 September and 18 October be approved.

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Written Answers
Wednesday 17th December 2014
Roads: Safety
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what was the annual budget of the THINK! campaign for each year from 2009/10.
Early Day Motions
None available
None available
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MP Financial Interests
None available

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Earl of Courtown has voted in 198 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
Lord Kennedy of Southwark (Labour)
Shadow Chief Whip (Lords)
(7 debate interactions)
Lord Fowler (Crossbench)
(4 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Department for Work and Pensions
(4 debate contributions)
Ministry of Justice
(2 debate contributions)
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Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Earl of Courtown, 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 of Courtown has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Earl of Courtown has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

Earl of Courtown has not introduced any legislation before Parliament

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

Earl of Courtown has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament