Lord Harrington of Watford Portrait

Lord Harrington of Watford

Conservative - Life peer

Minister of State (Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities)

(since March 2022)

Minister of State (Home Office)

(since March 2022)
Lord Harrington of Watford is not a member of any APPGs
4 Former APPG memberships
Climate Change, Kashmir, Print, Tamils
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy)
14th Jun 2017 - 25th Mar 2019
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Work and Pensions)
17th Jul 2016 - 14th Jun 2017
Parliamentary Under Secretary for Home Office (Jointly with Department for Communities and Local Government and Department for International Development)
14th Sep 2015 - 17th Jul 2016
Parliamentary Under Secretary for Department for Communities and Local Government (Jointly with Home Office and Department for International Development)
14th Sep 2015 - 17th Jul 2016
Parliamentary Under Secretary for Department for International Development (Jointly with Home Office and Department for Communities and Local Government)
14th Sep 2015 - 17th Jul 2016
International Development Committee
12th Jul 2010 - 5th Nov 2012


Department Event
Thursday 14th July 2022
Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities
Orders and regulations - Grand Committee
Draft Business and Planning Act 2020 (Pavement Licences) (Coronavirus) (Amendment) Regulations 2022
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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
Monday 4th July 2022
UK Infrastructure Bank Bill [HL]
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 148 Conservative No votes vs 0 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 172 Noes - 158
Speeches
Tuesday 7th June 2022
Ukrainian Asylum Seekers and Refugees
I thank the noble Lord for his Question. As of 29 May, 65,700 people have successfully come to the UK …
Written Answers
Tuesday 30th April 2019
Industry
What plans he has to bring forward new sector deals in the near future.
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Wednesday 20th June 2012
Prevention of Social Housing Fraud Act 2013
A Bill to create offences and make other provision relating to sub-letting and parting with possession of social housing; and …
MP Financial Interests
None available
EDM signed
Monday 28th October 2019
Timetable for the European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill
That this House calls on the Government, if it is granted a flexible extension to Article 50 by the European …
Supported Legislation
Wednesday 19th June 2019
Nuclear Submarine Recycling (Reporting) 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 Harrington of Watford has voted in 61 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 Dubs (Labour)
(5 debate interactions)
Lord Paddick (Liberal Democrat)
Liberal Democrat Lords Spokesperson (Home Affairs)
(4 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Home Office
(63 debate contributions)
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Legislation Debates
Lord Harrington of Watford has not made any spoken contributions to legislative debate
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Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Lord Harrington of Watford, 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 Harrington of Watford has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Lord Harrington of Watford has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

1 Bill introduced by Lord Harrington of Watford


A Bill to create offences and make other provision relating to sub-letting and parting with possession of social housing; and for connected purposes.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Thursday 31st January 2013 and was enacted into law.


Lord Harrington of Watford has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament