Bob Blackman Portrait

Bob Blackman

Conservative - Harrow East


Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 13th April 2021
17:00
Oral Question
Wednesday 14th April 2021
11:30
None
Oral Question No. 37
What discussions he has had with his Indian counterpart on tackling climate change in the run-up to COP26.
Division Votes
Thursday 25th March 2021
Coronavirus
voted No - against a party majority
One of 35 Conservative No votes vs 305 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 484 Noes - 76
Speeches
Thursday 25th March 2021
Oral Answers to Questions

I thank my hon. Friend for that answer. It is clearly important that democracy is allowed to flourish and that …

Written Answers
Wednesday 7th April 2021
Members: Correspondence
To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, when the Minister for covid-19 Vaccine Deployment responds to …
Early Day Motions
Monday 22nd March 2021
50th Anniversary of Bangladesh Independence
That this House commemorates the 50th anniversary of the independence of Bangladesh; recalls the support from the UK for that …
Bills
Tuesday 9th April 2019
Tobacco Companies (Transparency) Bill 2017-19
The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will …
Tweets
None available
MP Financial Interests
Monday 16th March 2020
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Milli Majlis
Address of donor: Parliament Avenue, 1, Republic of Azerbaijan, Baku City, AZ1152
Estimate of the …
EDM signed
Wednesday 10th March 2021
London Capital & Finance Plc bondholder compensation
That this House recognises the significant losses of the 11,625 London Capital & Finance Plc (LC&F) bondholders who invested about …
Supported Legislation
Tuesday 24th March 2020
Wellbeing of Future Generations (No. 2) Bill 2019-21
A Bill to make provision for requiring public bodies to act in pursuit of the United Kingdom’s environmental, social, economic …

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Bob Blackman has voted in 228 divisions, and 12 times against the majority of their Party.

25 Mar 2021 - Coronavirus - View Vote Context
Bob Blackman voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 35 Conservative No votes vs 305 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 484 Noes - 76
22 Mar 2021 - Trade Bill - View Vote Context
Bob Blackman voted Aye - against a party majority and against the House
One of 29 Conservative Aye votes vs 318 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 300 Noes - 318
22 Mar 2021 - Trade Bill - View Vote Context
Bob Blackman voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 26 Conservative No votes vs 318 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 319 Noes - 297
22 Mar 2021 - Fire Safety Bill - View Vote Context
Bob Blackman voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 33 Conservative No votes vs 320 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 322 Noes - 253
10 Feb 2021 - Public Health - View Vote Context
Bob Blackman voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 24 Conservative No votes vs 327 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 526 Noes - 24
9 Feb 2021 - Trade Bill - View Vote Context
Bob Blackman voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 31 Conservative No votes vs 318 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 318 Noes - 303
19 Jan 2021 - Trade Bill - View Vote Context
Bob Blackman voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 34 Conservative No votes vs 319 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 319 Noes - 308
13 Oct 2020 - Public Health: Coronavirus Regulations - View Vote Context
Bob Blackman voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 42 Conservative No votes vs 298 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 299 Noes - 82
24 Jun 2020 - Demonstrations (Abortion Clinics) - View Vote Context
Bob Blackman voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 43 Conservative No votes vs 56 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 213 Noes - 47
17 Jun 2020 - Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
Bob Blackman voted Aye - against a party majority and against the House
One of 23 Conservative Aye votes vs 283 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 31 Noes - 400
13 May 2020 - Remote Division result: New Clause 2 - View Vote Context
Bob Blackman voted Aye - against a party majority and against the House
One of 22 Conservative Aye votes vs 326 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 277 Noes - 328
10 Mar 2020 - Telecommunications Infrastructure (Leasehold Property) Bill - View Vote Context
Bob Blackman voted Aye - against a party majority and against the House
One of 36 Conservative Aye votes vs 301 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 282 Noes - 306
View All Bob Blackman Division Votes

Debate information

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Significant Harrow East Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
52,451
Petition Closed

Public Holiday on Muslims religious occasions in the UK(Eid ul Fitr&Eid ul Adha)

Gov Responded - 26 Jun 2018 Debated on - 29 Oct 2018 View Bob Blackman's petition debate contributions
29 Nov 2018
closed 2 years, 4 months ago

Public Holiday on Muslims special two religious occasions in a year: 1. Eid ul-Fitr and 2. Eid ul-Adha. This will give an opportunity for Muslim families to get together and share happiness with other religious communities. It is very important for Muslims to celebrate EID.

11,853
Petition Closed

PublicHoliday on Hindus special two religious occasions in a year:Diwali&Dussera

Gov Responded - 3 Jul 2018 Debated on - 29 Oct 2018 View Bob Blackman's petition debate contributions
15 Dec 2018
closed 2 years, 3 months ago

This will give an opportunity for Hindu families to get together and share happiness with other religious communities. It is very important for Hindus to celebrate Diwali and also Diwali — Festival of Lights is a major holiday that is also celebrated by Buddhists, Jains and Sikhs.


Most recent EDMs signed by Bob Blackman

Date Tabled Title Signatures
22 Mar 2021
Bob Blackman signed this EDM as the primary signatory on Monday 22nd March 2021

Protection of religious minorities in Bangladesh

Tabled by: Bob Blackman (Conservative - Harrow East)
That this House condemns the recent attacks on religious minorities in Bangladesh; urges the Government of Bangladesh to take strong steps to tackle the increasing levels of violence against minority Hindu communities in that region and ensure their safety and security; and urges the UK Government to encourage the Government …
3 signatures
(Most recent: 25 Mar 2021)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Labour: 1
22 Mar 2021
Bob Blackman signed this EDM as the primary signatory on Monday 22nd March 2021

50th Anniversary of Bangladesh Independence

Tabled by: Bob Blackman (Conservative - Harrow East)
That this House commemorates the 50th anniversary of the independence of Bangladesh; recalls the support from the UK for that country's independence; remembers the victims of atrocities by the Pakistan army in that country's war of independence; welcomes developments in Bangladesh demonstrating the restoration of the rule of law and …
4 signatures
(Most recent: 24 Mar 2021)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Scottish National Party: 1
View All Bob Blackman's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

1 Urgent Question tabled by Bob Blackman

Date Forum Title
11 Jan 2018 Commons Chamber Hamed bin Haydara

Bob Blackman has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

2 Bills introduced by Bob Blackman


A Bill to make provision about measures for reducing homelessness; and for connected purposes.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Thursday 27th April 2017 and was enacted into law.


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 require tobacco companies to publish sales and marketing data; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Tuesday 9th April 2019
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301 Written Questions

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Members: Correspondence Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Diagnosis Genetic Engineering Chronic Illnesses: Genetic Engineering Rare Diseases: Health Services Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Coronavirus Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Diagnosis Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Diagnosis Coronavirus: Health Services and Vaccination Coronavirus: Vaccination Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Diagnosis Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Health Services Rare Diseases: Finance Inflammatory Bowel Disease Dental Services: Coronavirus Tobacco Rare Diseases: Mental Health Services Rare Diseases: Diagnosis Food: Advertising Food: Advertising Food: Advertising Food: Advertising Food: Advertising Cancer: Public Expenditure Oral Cancer: Health Education Smoking Breast Cancer: Screening Rare Diseases: Diagnosis Rare Diseases: Medical Treatments Rare Diseases: Medical Treatments Stem Cells: Donors Dementia: Coronavirus Stem Cells: Donors Care Homes: Coronavirus Rare Diseases: Drugs Mental Health Act 1983 Rare Diseases: Patients Rare Diseases: Medical Treatments Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Smoking: Public Health Smoking Smoking Social Distancing: Restaurants Smoking: Health Education Smoking: Health Education Smoking Smoking Endoscopy Smoking Social Services: Minimum Wage Tobacco Tobacco Tobacco Tobacco Tobacco Tobacco Abortion Abortion Continuing Care: Fees and Charges Continuing Care: Medical Records Smoking Tobacco Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency Mental Health Services Medical Treatments Smoking Tobacco Smoking Smoking Smoking Smoking Smoking Tobacco Smoking Smoking: Death Smoking: Health Services Vitamin D Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Health Education In Vitro Fertilisation Abortion Armenia: Azerbaijan Nagorno Karabakh: Armed Forces BBC Arabic Service Israel: BBC Arabic Service International Criminal Court Occupied Territories: International Criminal Court Occupied Territories: International Criminal Court Israel: BBC Arabic Service Israel: BBC Arabic Service Occupied Territories: International Criminal Court Occupied Territories: International Criminal Court Occupied Territories: International Criminal Court India: Foreign Relations UNRWA: Refugees UNRWA: Palestinians Nagorno Karabakh: Political Prisoners Ahlam al-Tamimi Iran: Terrorism Iran: Terrorism Turkey: Hamas Nagorno Karabakh: Armed Conflict Iran: Identity Cards India: Foreign Relations Palestinians: Press Freedom Khaleda Zia Kashmir: Terrorism Iran: Politics and Government Iran: Politics and Government China: Multinational Companies Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe Hong Kong: National Anthems Hong Kong: Politics and Government Hong Kong: Rule of Law Religious Freedom Religious Freedom India: Social Security Religious Freedom Tobacco Tobacco Bangladesh: British American Tobacco Diplomatic Service: Tobacco Diplomatic Service: Tobacco USA: Palestinians Iran: Baha'i Faith Iran: Baha'i Faith Mahmoud Abbas Palestinians: Capital Punishment Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps Israel: Palestinians Israel: Palestinians India: Foreign Relations Israel: Palestinians Bangladesh: Religious Freedom Bangladesh: Religious Freedom Bangladesh: Religious Freedom Bangladesh: Religious Freedom Israel: Palestinians Israel: Palestinians Israel: Palestinians Iran: Terrorism Iran: Terrorism Iran: Terrorism Israel: Products Iran: Nuclear Power Iran: Nuclear Power Iran: Nuclear Power Iran Iran Iran Iran Iran Cash Dispensing Cash Dispensing: Coronavirus Cash Dispensing Wholesale Trade: Coronavirus Shipping: Exhaust Emissions Shipping: Exhaust Emissions Gift Aid Gift Aid Gift Aid Food: Wholesale Trade Wholesale Trade: Coronavirus Food: Wholesale Trade Food: Wholesale Trade Public Sector: Property Shipping: Exhaust Emissions Financial Services Food: Wholesale Trade Food: Wholesale Trade Tobacco: Smuggling Tobacco: Smuggling Tobacco: Smuggling Tobacco: Smuggling Tobacco: Smuggling Tobacco: Smuggling Electronic Cigarettes: VAT Tobacco: Smuggling Tobacco: Smuggling Tobacco: Taxation Property: Taxation Devolution: Greater London Devolution: Greater London Financial Devolution UK Community Renewal Fund UK Community Renewal Fund Levelling Up Fund and UK Community Renewal Fund Planning: Public Consultation Housing: Remote Working Planning Permission: Local Press Local Government: Property Local Government: Property Local Government Finance: Coronavirus Local Government Finance Social Services: Children Housing Revenue Accounts Social Rented Housing: Waiting Lists Sleeping Rough: Private Rented Housing Supporting People Programme Housing First: Young People Homelessness Temporary Accommodation Homelessness Homelessness Reduction Act 2017 Derelict Land Derelict Land Derelict Land Rented Housing: Homelessness Social Rented Housing: Greater London Housing: Construction Housing: Greater London Housing Financial Services: Education Financial Services: Education Financial Services: Primary Education Financial Services: Primary Education Free School Meals: Harrow East Overseas Students: Universities Stem Subjects: Degrees Universities: Staff Apprentices: Greater London Teachers: Pay Teachers: Pay Faith Schools Health Education: Children Education: Young People