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Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay

Conservative - Life peer

Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)

(since February 2020)

Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport)

(since September 2021)
Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay is not a member of any APPGs
Gambling Industry Committee
29th Oct 2019 - 18th Feb 2020


There are no upcoming events identified
Division Votes
Wednesday 27th April 2022
Elections Bill
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 195 Conservative No votes vs 1 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 150 Noes - 208
Speeches
Thursday 12th May 2022
Queen’s Speech
My Lords, I echo the thanks that have been raised by many noble Lords to His Royal Highness the Prince …
Written Answers
None available
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Wednesday 26th May 2021
Charities Act 2022
A Bill to amend the Charities Act 2011 and the Universities and College Estates Act 1925; and for connected purposes
Tweets
None available
MP Financial Interests
None available

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay has voted in 352 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 Bassam of Brighton (Labour)
Shadow Spokesperson (Digital, Culture, Media and Sport) (Sport)
(35 debate interactions)
Baroness Hamwee (Liberal Democrat)
Liberal Democrat Lords Spokesperson (Immigration)
(25 debate interactions)
Baroness Merron (Labour)
Opposition Whip (Lords)
(24 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Home Office
(106 debate contributions)
Ministry of Justice
(34 debate contributions)
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Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay, 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.


Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

2 Bills introduced by Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay


A Bill to make provision about the security of public electronic communications networks and public electronic communications services.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Wednesday 17th November 2021 and was enacted into law.


A Bill to amend the Charities Act 2011 and the Universities and College Estates Act 1925; and for connected purposes

This Bill received Royal Assent on Thursday 24th February 2022 and was enacted into law.

Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament