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George Eustice

Conservative - Camborne and Redruth

Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

(since February 2020)
George Eustice is not a member of any APPGs
1 Former APPG membership
South West
Minister of State (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)
25th Jul 2019 - 13th Feb 2020
Minister of State (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)
8th May 2015 - 28th Feb 2019
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)
7th Oct 2013 - 8th May 2015
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee
12th Jul 2010 - 4th Nov 2013
Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee)
14th Jul 2011 - 12th Mar 2012


Department Event
Thursday 8th September 2022
09:30
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Oral questions - Main Chamber
8 Sep 2022, 9:30 a.m.
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (including Topical Questions)
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Division Votes
None available
Speeches
Wednesday 20th July 2022
Reservoir Safety: Reforming the Safety Regime and Modernising Legislation for England
Reservoirs play a vital role in safeguarding our water supply, by storing water that falls in the wetter part of …
Written Answers
Monday 22nd July 2019
Great Western Rail Franchise
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, when his Department plans to commence negotiations with the First Group on …
Early Day Motions
Thursday 4th April 2019
SEASONAL AGRICULTURAL WORKERS SCHEME
That this House notes that the UK successfully operated a Seasonal Agricultural Workers Scheme from 1945 until 2013; regrets the …
Bills
Wednesday 25th May 2022
Genetic Technology (Precision Breeding) Bill 2022-23
A Bill to make provision about the release and marketing of, and risk assessments relating to, precision bred plants and …
Tweets
None available
MP Financial Interests
Monday 10th February 2020
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Lord Phillip C Harris
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation …
EDM signed
Tuesday 23rd April 2019
Exiting the European Union
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (Exit Day) (Amendment) …
Supported Legislation
Tuesday 14th May 2019
Hares Preservation 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, George Eustice has voted in 485 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
Luke Pollard (Labour (Co-op))
Shadow Minister (Defence)
(23 debate interactions)
Lindsay Hoyle (Speaker)
(22 debate interactions)
Daniel Zeichner (Labour)
Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)
(21 debate interactions)
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Legislation Debates
Fisheries Act 2020
(10,556 words contributed)
Agriculture Act 2020
(4,826 words contributed)
Environment Act 2021
(4,170 words contributed)
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Camborne and Redruth 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).

George Eustice has not participated in any petition debates

Latest EDMs signed by George Eustice

11th April 2019
George Eustice signed this EDM on Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Exiting the European Union

Tabled by: William Cash (Conservative - Stone)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (Exit Day) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2019 (S.I., 2019, No. 859), dated 11 April 2019, a copy of which was laid before this House on 11 April 2019, be annulled.
82 signatures
(Most recent: 29 Apr 2019)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 73
Democratic Unionist Party: 7
Independent: 1
Non-affiliated: 1
4th April 2019
George Eustice signed this EDM as a sponsor on Thursday 4th April 2019

SEASONAL AGRICULTURAL WORKERS SCHEME

Tabled by: George Eustice (Conservative - Camborne and Redruth)
That this House notes that the UK successfully operated a Seasonal Agricultural Workers Scheme from 1945 until 2013; regrets the decision of the previous coalition Government to close that Scheme; further notes that many sectors in agriculture and horticulture are reporting acute difficulties recruiting labour for the 2019 harvest with …
18 signatures
(Most recent: 1 May 2019)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 9
Labour: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Independent: 2
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Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by George Eustice, 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.


George Eustice has not been granted any Urgent Questions

George Eustice has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

7 Bills introduced by George Eustice


A Bill to make provision about targets, plans and policies for improving the natural environment; for statements and reports about environmental protection; for the Office for Environmental Protection; about waste and resource efficiency; about air quality; for the recall of products that fail to meet environmental standards; about water; about nature and biodiversity; for conservation covenants; about the regulation of chemicals; and for connected purposes.

This Bill received Royal Assent on 9th November 2021 and was enacted into law.


This Bill received Royal Assent on 11th November 2020 and was enacted into law.


A Bill to make provision about the release and marketing of, and risk assessments relating to, precision bred plants and animals, and the marketing of food and feed produced from such plants and animals; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - Committee Stage
Thursday 7th July 2022
(Read Debate)

A Bill to make provision about the welfare of certain kept animals that are in, imported into, or exported from Great Britain.


Last Event - 2nd Reading
Wednesday 11th May 2022
(Read Debate)

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 the Coal Authority to undertake remedial works on properties with subsidence damage as a result of tin mining; to make provision for the Coal Authority to make compensation payments in lieu of such works; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Tuesday 9th July 2019
(Read Debate)

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. Aa Bill to prohibit the killing or taking of hares during the breeding season; to repeal the Hares Preservation Act 1892; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Tuesday 14th May 2019
(Read Debate)

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Wednesday 30th June 2010

1 Bill co-sponsored by George Eustice

Hares Preservation Bill 2017-19
Sponsor - George Eustice (CON)


George Eustice has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament