Lord Whitty Portrait

Lord Whitty

Labour - Life peer

2 APPG memberships (as of 25 Aug 2021)
Energy Costs, Social Science and Policy
2 Former APPG memberships
Global Uncertainties, Private Rented Sector
Procedure and Privileges Committee
17th Sep 2020 - 4th Feb 2021
EU Internal Market Sub-Committee
23rd Jun 2015 - 2nd Jul 2019
European Union Committee
8th Jun 2015 - 1st Jul 2019
Trade Union Political Funds and Political Party Funding Committee
28th Jan 2016 - 29th Feb 2016
Draft Climate Change Bill (Joint Committee)
23rd Apr 2007 - 3rd Aug 2007
Science and Technology: Sub-Committee I
6th Jun 2005 - 8th Nov 2006
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Food, Farming and Sustainable Energy)
13th Jun 2003 - 10th May 2005
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)
12th Jun 2001 - 13th Jun 2003


Select Committee Meeting
Thursday 14th October 2021
09:30
Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 19th October 2021
10:00
Division Votes
Thursday 10th June 2021
Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development etc.) (England) (Amendment) Order 2021
voted Aye - in line with the party majority
One of 122 Labour Aye votes vs 0 Labour No votes
Tally: Ayes - 260 Noes - 229
Speeches
Wednesday 15th September 2021
Environment Bill

My Lords, I also added my name to the amendment of the noble Baroness, Lady Young. This Bill is all …

Written Answers
Monday 28th January 2019
Roads: Safety
To ask Her Majesty's Government when they intend to announce a new road safety action plan as recommended by the …
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
None available
Tweets
None available
MP Financial Interests
None available

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Lord Whitty has voted in 122 divisions, and 2 times against the majority of their Party.

21 Jan 2021 - Covert Human Intelligence Sources (Criminal Conduct) Bill - View Vote Context
Lord Whitty voted Aye - against a party majority and against the House
One of 11 Labour Aye votes vs 116 Labour No votes
Tally: Ayes - 29 Noes - 440
20 Jul 2020 - Business and Planning Bill - View Vote Context
Lord Whitty voted Aye - against a party majority and against the House
One of 4 Labour Aye votes vs 8 Labour No votes
Tally: Ayes - 135 Noes - 267
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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 Vere of Norbiton (Conservative)
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)
(15 debate interactions)
Lord Greenhalgh (Conservative)
Minister of State (Home Office)
(12 debate interactions)
Lord True (Conservative)
Minister of State (Cabinet Office)
(9 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Home Office
(20 debate contributions)
Department for Transport
(16 debate contributions)
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Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Lord Whitty, 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 Whitty has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Lord Whitty has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

Lord Whitty has not introduced any legislation before Parliament

Lord Whitty has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


Lord Whitty has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament