Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park Portrait

Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park

Conservative - Life peer

Minister of State (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)

(since February 2020)

Minister of State (Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office)

(since September 2020)
Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park is not a member of any APPGs


Scheduled Event
Monday 19th April 2021
Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
Orders and regulations - Grand Committee
Single Use Carrier Bags Charges (England) (Amendment) Order 2021
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Department Event
Monday 19th April 2021
Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
Orders and regulations - Grand Committee
Single Use Carrier Bags Charges (England) (Amendment) Order 2021
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Department Event
Thursday 22nd April 2021
Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
Debate - Main Chamber
Integrated Review of Security, Defence, Development and Foreign Policy
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Division Votes
Thursday 15th April 2021
National Security and Investment Bill
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 209 Conservative No votes vs 0 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 118 Noes - 255
Speeches
Friday 16th April 2021
Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill

My Lords, I thank the noble Lord, Lord Randall, for his sponsorship of this important Bill and the powerful manner …

Written Answers
Monday 15th July 2019
Mental Health Services: Prisons
To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to improve the mental …
Early Day Motions
Monday 6th July 2015
PROTECTION OF INVESTMENT FOR TRANSPORT FOR LONDON
That this House notes the transformation of London's transport system in recent years since the creation of Transport for London …
Bills
Tuesday 30th January 2018
Kew Gardens (Leases) (No. 2) Bill 2017-19
A Bill to Provide that the Secretary of State’s powers in relation to the management of the Royal Botanic Gardens, …
MP Financial Interests
None available
EDM signed
Monday 7th September 2015
MONUMENT TO RECOGNISE SIKH SACRIFICES IN WW1
That this House recognises the sacrifices and bravery of Sikh soldiers in fighting for Britain during the First World War; …
Supported Legislation
Tuesday 11th June 2019
Climate Change (Emissions Targets) Bill 2017-19
The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will …

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park has voted in 139 divisions, and never against the majority of their Party.

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Debate information

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Lords initiatives

8 Bills introduced by Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park


A Bill to amend the Children Act 1989 to state that proceedings under Section 5A of, and Schedule 2 to, the Female Genital Mutilation Act 2003 are family proceedings

This Bill received Royal Assent on Friday 15th March 2019 and was enacted into law.


A Bill to Provide that the Secretary of State’s powers in relation to the management of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, include the power to grant a lease in respect of land for a period of up to 150 years.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Tuesday 30th January 2018
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Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Tuesday 9th September 2014

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. A Bill to permit voters to recall their elected representatives in specified circumstances; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Wednesday 4th December 2013

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. A Bill to permit voters to recall their Member of Parliament in specified circumstances; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Monday 31st March 2014

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. A bill to permit voters to recall their elected representatives in specified circumstances; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Wednesday 27th June 2012

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. A Bill to make provision about binding local referendums; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Monday 26th July 2010

A Bill to permit voters to recall their elected representatives in specified circumstances; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Monday 26th July 2010

308 Written Questions

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Regional Airports: Air Pollution Aviation: Noise Aviation: Noise Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport: Air Pollution Regional Airports: Air Pollution Heathrow Airport Aircraft: Noise River Thames: Boats Kew Palace: Boats River Thames: Boats Boats River Thames: Boats Hammersmith Bridge Local Government: Cooperation Hammersmith Bridge Members: Correspondence Department for Transport: Private Finance Initiative Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport: Railways Heathrow Airport: Air Traffic Heathrow Airport: Pollution Control Heathrow Airport: Air Pollution Heathrow Airport: Job Creation Heathrow Airport Regional Airports Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport: Air Pollution Heathrow Airport: Construction Regional Airports Heathrow Airport: Construction Regional Airports Heathrow Airport: Construction Heathrow Airport Aviation: Carbon Emissions Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport: Air Pollution Aviation: Exhaust Emissions Heathrow Airport: Air Pollution Aviation: Exhaust Emissions Heathrow Airport: Night Flying Heathrow Airport: Noise Aviation: Noise Heathrow Airport: Noise Heathrow Airport: Air Pollution Taxis: Exhaust Emissions Taxis: Grants Aviation: Noise Aviation: Noise Aviation: Noise Unmanned Air Vehicles Heathrow Airport Unmanned Air Vehicles Unmanned Air Vehicles: Registration Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport: Freight Heathrow Airport Regional Airports Heathrow Airport: Tolls Airports: National Policy Statements Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport: Air Pollution Airports Crossrail 2 Line Crossrail 2 Line Crossrail 2 Line Department for Transport: Heathrow Airport Limited Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport: Night Flying Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport High Speed 2 Railway Line Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport Pippins School Heathrow Airport Airspace: Greater London Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport Airports Commission: Public Appointments Heathrow Airport Aircraft: Exhaust Emissions Motor Vehicles: Exhaust Emissions Aircraft: Exhaust Emissions Heathrow Airport: Air Pollution Heathrow Airport: Air Pollution Department for Transport: Secondment London Airports Aviation: Business Travel Department for Transport: Secondment Heathrow Airport Noise Aviation: Noise Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport Taxis: Disability Taxis: Disability Railway Stations: Disability Cycling: Capital Investment Conflict of Interests Simon Baugh Heathrow Airport Electronic Equipment: Waste Disposal Electronic Equipment: Waste Disposal Birds: Conservation Fisheries: Treaties Animal Products: Imports Animal Welfare: Litter Plastic Bags: Fees and Charges Plastic Bags: Fees and Charges Plastic Bags: Fees and Charges Plastic Bags: Fees and Charges Agriculture: Israel Plants: Sales Neonicotinoids Insecticides: Research Animal Welfare: EU Law Beavers Beavers: Forest of Dean Beavers Air Pollution: EU Law Ivory Fisheries Fisheries Fishing Catches: North Sea Environment Protection: Pitcairn Islands Motor Vehicles: Exhaust Emissions Forests: Conservation Wildlife: Smuggling Fishing Catches Fishing Catches Trees Trees Nature Conservation: British Overseas Territories Nature Conservation: British Overseas Territories Fishing Catches Fishing Catches Fisheries Fishing Catches Fishing Gear Fishing Gear Fishing Gear Environment Protection: Seas and Oceans Veterinary Medicine: Antibiotics Livestock: Antibiotics Israel: Refugees St Helena: Fisheries St Helena: Fisheries St Helena: Fishing Vessels St Helena: Fisheries St Helena: Fisheries Thailand: Ahmadiyya British Overseas Territories: Marine Protected Areas British Overseas Territories: Marine Protected Areas British Overseas Territories: Finance British Overseas Territories: Marine Protected Areas British Overseas Territories: Marine Protected Areas British Overseas Territories: Marine Protected Areas British Overseas Territories: Marine Protected Areas British Overseas Territories: Marine Protected Areas Hezbollah: Terrorism Hezbollah Ascension Island: Biodiversity Ascension Island: Fisheries Ascension Island Ascension Island: Defence Atlantic Ocean Islands St Helena: Fisheries Ascension Island: Seas and Oceans South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands: Rodents South Georgia: Rodents South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands: Marine Protected Areas Marine Protected Areas British Overseas Territories: Seas and Oceans British Overseas Territories: Seas and Oceans St Helena: Treaties India: Elephants Ascension Island: Fisheries Wildlife: Smuggling Wildlife: Smuggling Wildlife: Smuggling Wildlife: Smuggling Wildlife: Smuggling Coal Passenger Ships Passenger Ships Carbon Emissions Heathrow Airport: Carbon Emissions Hitachi Nuclear Power: Finance Nuclear Power: Cost Effectiveness Wylfa Power Station: Finance Wylfa Power Station: Cost Effectiveness Solar Power Energy: Storage Aviation: Exhaust Emissions Carbon Emissions Solar Power Solar Power Solar Power Biofuels Solar Power Solar Power Solar Power Green Investment Bank Renewable Energy: Feed-in Tariffs Renewable Energy: Feed-in Tariffs Solar Power: Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme Solar Power: Feed-in Tariffs Visas: Overseas Visitors Migrant Workers: Nurses Migrant Workers: Social Workers Metropolitan Police: Finance Police: Finance Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence John Worboys John Worboys John Worboys John Worboys John Worboys Police: Finance 101 Calls 101 Calls 101 Calls 101 Calls Stowaways: Death Stowaways Stowaways Stowaways Wildlife: Smuggling