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Gavin Williamson

Conservative - South Staffordshire

Secretary of State for Education

(since July 2019)
Gavin Williamson is not a member of any APPGs
Secretary of State for Defence
2nd Nov 2017 - 1st May 2019
Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury and Chief Whip
14th Jul 2016 - 2nd Nov 2017
Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
26th Jul 2010 - 28th Nov 2011

Department Event
Monday 21st June 2021
Department for Education
Oral questions - Main Chamber
21 Jun 2021, 2:30 p.m.
Education (including Topical Questions)
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Division Votes
Wednesday 28th April 2021
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 357 Conservative No votes vs 0 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 270 Noes - 358
Monday 26th April 2021
Oral Answers to Questions

The Government have invested £165 million to help providers to prepare for and deliver industry placements, building capacity in their …

Written Answers
Monday 15th June 2015
Housing: Construction
To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what steps have been taken to prevent (a) garden …
Early Day Motions
None available
None available
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MP Financial Interests
Saturday 11th January 2020
1. Employment and earnings
22 July 2019, received £3,523 from the Alliance of Conservatives and Reformists in Europe, Rue du Trône 4, 1000 Brussels, …

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Gavin Williamson has voted in 264 divisions, and 1 time against the majority of their Party.

17 Jun 2020 - Health and Personal Social Services - View Vote Context
Gavin Williamson voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 104 Conservative Aye votes vs 124 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 253 Noes - 136
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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
Lindsay Hoyle (Speaker)
(30 debate interactions)
Kate Green (Labour)
Shadow Secretary of State for Education
(29 debate interactions)
Robert Halfon (Conservative)
(19 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Department for Education
(781 debate contributions)
Department of Health and Social Care
(13 debate contributions)
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Legislation Debates
Gavin Williamson has not made any spoken contributions to legislative debate
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South Staffordshire Petitions

e-Petitions are administered by Parliament and allow members of the public to express support for a particular issue.

If an e-petition reaches 10,000 signatures the Government will issue a written response.

If an e-petition reaches 100,000 signatures the petition becomes eligible for a Parliamentary debate (usually Monday 4.30pm in Westminster Hall).

Petitions with highest South Staffordshire signature proportion
Petitions with most South Staffordshire signatures
Gavin Williamson has not participated in any petition debates

Latest EDMs signed by Gavin Williamson

Gavin Williamson has not signed any Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Gavin Williamson, 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.

Gavin Williamson has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Gavin Williamson has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

Gavin Williamson has not introduced any legislation before Parliament

Gavin Williamson has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting

Gavin Williamson has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament