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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 17th June 2021
09:30
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Oral questions - Main Chamber
17 Jun 2021, 9:30 a.m.
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (including Topical Questions)
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Division Votes
Wednesday 28th April 2021
Immigration
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 357 Conservative No votes vs 0 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 270 Noes - 358
Speeches
Thursday 22nd April 2021
Oral Answers to Questions

The combination of falling demand in the EU due to coronavirus restrictions and the introduction of new procedures at the …

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
Thursday 30th January 2020
Environment Bill 2021-22
A Bill to make provision about targets, plans and policies for improving the natural environment; for statements and reports about …
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) …

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, George Eustice has voted in 263 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
Daniel Zeichner (Labour)
Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)
(22 debate interactions)
Luke Pollard (Labour (Co-op))
Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
(21 debate interactions)
Neil Parish (Conservative)
(14 debate interactions)
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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).

Petitions with highest Camborne and Redruth signature proportion
Petitions with most Camborne and Redruth signatures
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

5 Bills introduced by George Eustice


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


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.


Last Event - Report Stage (Commons)
Tuesday 26th January 2021
(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
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Next Event - 2nd Reading: House Of Commons
Date TBA

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

George Eustice has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


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