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Dean Russell

Conservative - Watford


Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 13th April 2021
09:00
Health and Social Care Committee - Oral evidence
Subject: Treatment of autistic people and individuals with learning disabilities
13 Apr 2021, 9 a.m.
At 9.30am: Oral evidence
Dr Ian Davidson - Autism Lead at NHS and Royal College of Psychiatrists
Dr Ken Courteney - Chair at Royal College of Psychiatrists Intellectual Disability Faculty
Ian Birrell, Journalist
At 10.00am: Oral evidence
Sir Norman Lamb, former Minister at the Department of Health
Baroness Sheila Hollins - Founder at Beyond Words
Dr Theresa Joyce - Clinical Psychologist and former National Professional Advisor on Learning Disabilities at Care Quality Commission
Professor Philip Fennell - Emeritus Professor at Cardiff University
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Oral Question
Wednesday 14th April 2021
12:00
Cabinet Office
Oral Question No. 3
If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 14 April.
Select Committee Meeting
Wednesday 14th April 2021
14:40
Human Rights (Joint Committee) - Oral evidence
Subject: The Government's response to covid-19: human rights implications of long lockdown
14 Apr 2021, 2:40 p.m.
At 3.00pm: Oral evidence
Professor Martin Green, Chief Executive, Care England
Zac Taylor, Director, Quality and Practice, Mencap
Jenny Morrison, Rights for Residents
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Division Votes
Thursday 25th March 2021
Coronavirus
voted Aye - in line with the party majority
One of 305 Conservative Aye votes vs 35 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 484 Noes - 76
Speeches
Tuesday 23rd March 2021
First-Aid (Mental Health)

I beg to move,

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to make mental health first-aid part of …

Written Answers
Friday 12th March 2021
Endometriosis: Diagnosis
To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to reduce diagnosis …
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Tuesday 23rd March 2021
First-Aid (Mental Health) Bill 2019-21
A Bill to make mental health first-aid part of first-aid training requirements; and for connected purposes.
Tweets
None available
MP Financial Interests
Monday 30th March 2020
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Google UK Ltd
Address of donor: 76 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 9TQ
Amount of donation or …

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Dean Russell has voted in 238 divisions, and never against the majority of their Party.

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Debate information

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Sparring Partners
Matt Hancock (Conservative) Secretary of State for Health and Social Care (16 debate interactions) View debates with Matt Hancock Jacob Rees-Mogg (Conservative) Lord President of the Council and Leader of the House of Commons (8 debate interactions) View debates with Jacob Rees-Mogg Boris Johnson (Conservative) Prime Minister, First Lord of the Treasury, Minister for the Civil Service, and Minister for the Union (8 debate interactions) View debates with Boris Johnson View All MP Sparring Partners

Significant Watford Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
111,076
Petition Closed

Omit the NHS from any future trade deal with the US

Gov Responded - 23 Jun 2020 Debated on - 16 Nov 2020 View Dean Russell's petition debate contributions
11 Nov 2020
closed 5 months ago

As the Coronavirus escalates, there are concerns that a trade deal between the UK Government and the US deal might not exempt our NHS, leaving it vulnerable to privatisation and in direct contradiction to promises this would not happen.

178,819
Petition Closed

Increase pay for NHS healthcare workers and recognise their work

Gov Responded - 4 May 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Dean Russell's petition debate contributions
5 Sep 2020
closed 7 months, 1 week ago

I would like the government to review and increase the pay for healthcare workers to recognise the work that they do.

44,982
Petition Closed

We would like the government to consider social care as equally important to NHS

Gov Responded - 20 Apr 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Dean Russell's petition debate contributions
24 Sep 2020
closed 6 months, 2 weeks ago

We would like the government to support and regard social care: financially, publicly and systematically on an equal par as NHS. We would like parliament to debate how to support social care during COVID-19 and beyond so that it automatically has the same access to operational and financial support.

16,347
Petition Closed

Reduce or scrap the immigration health surcharge for overseas NHS Staff.

Gov Responded - 29 May 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Dean Russell's petition debate contributions
18 Sep 2020
closed 6 months, 3 weeks ago

To revoke the Immigration Health Surcharge increases for overseas NHS staff. The latest budget shows an increase of £220 a year for an overseas worker to live and work in the UK, at a time when the NHS, and UK economy, relies heavily on them.

72,624
Petition Closed

Give non-British citizens who are NHS workers automatic citizenship

Gov Responded - 6 May 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Dean Russell's petition debate contributions
7 Oct 2020
closed 6 months ago

Give NHS workers who are EU and other Nationals automatic UK citizenship if they stay and risk their own lives looking after the British people during the COVID crisis.


Most recent EDMs signed by Dean Russell

Dean Russell has not signed any Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

Dean Russell has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Dean Russell has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

1 Bill introduced by Dean Russell


A Bill to make mental health first-aid part of first-aid training requirements; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading (Commons)
Tuesday 23rd March 2021
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Dean Russell has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting