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Keir Starmer

Labour - Holborn and St Pancras

Leader of Her Majesty's Official Opposition

(since April 2020)
Keir Starmer is not a member of any APPGs
7 Former APPG memberships
British Library, Domestic Violence, Legal Aid, Legal and Constitutional Affairs, Pro Bono, Rule of Law, Victims of Crime
Shadow Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union
6th Oct 2016 - 4th Apr 2020
Shadow Minister (Home Office)
18th Sep 2015 - 27th Jun 2016
Home Affairs Committee
8th Jul 2015 - 26th Oct 2015


Department Event
Wednesday 12th May 2021
Cabinet Office
Ministerial statement - Main Chamber
Covid-19 update
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Department Event
Thursday 27th May 2021
09:30
Cabinet Office
Oral questions - Main Chamber
27 May 2021, 9:30 a.m.
Cabinet Office (including Topical Questions)
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Division Votes
Wednesday 28th April 2021
Fire Safety Bill
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 194 Labour No votes vs 0 Labour Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 322 Noes - 256
Speeches
Wednesday 28th April 2021
Oral Answers to Questions

I join the Prime Minister in his remarks about the humanitarian disaster we are witnessing in India. I know the …

Written Answers
Monday 20th May 2019
High Speed 2 Railway Line: Compensation
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what the timeframe is for the (a) announcement and (b) opening of …
Early Day Motions
Monday 19th April 2021
Public Health
That the Health Protection (Coronavirus, International Travel) (England) (Amendment) (No. 7) Regulations 2021 (S.I., 2021, No. 150), dated 12 February …
Bills
Tuesday 20th October 2015
Victims of Crime Etc (Rights, Entitlements and Related Matters) Bill 2015-16
A Bill to make further provision about the duties and responsibilities of the Victims’ Commissioner and about the Victims’ Code; …
MP Financial Interests
Tuesday 26th May 2020
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Ian Zilberkweit
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: …
EDM signed
Thursday 11th June 2020
Legal Aid and Advice
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Civil Legal Aid (Remuneration) (Amendment) (Coronavirus) Regulations 2020 …

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Keir Starmer has voted in 189 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
Boris Johnson (Conservative)
Prime Minister, First Lord of the Treasury, Minister for the Civil Service, and Minister for the Union
(300 debate interactions)
Lindsay Hoyle (Speaker)
(31 debate interactions)
Dominic Raab (Conservative)
Foreign Secretary and First Secretary of State
(13 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Cabinet Office
(237 debate contributions)
Northern Ireland Office
(24 debate contributions)
Wales Office
(18 debate contributions)
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Holborn and St Pancras 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 Holborn and St Pancras signature proportion
Petitions with most Holborn and St Pancras signatures
Keir Starmer has not participated in any petition debates

Latest EDMs signed by Keir Starmer

19th April 2021
Keir Starmer signed this EDM as the primary signatory on Monday 19th April 2021

Public Health

Tabled by: Keir Starmer (Labour - Holborn and St Pancras)
That the Health Protection (Coronavirus, International Travel) (England) (Amendment) (No. 7) Regulations 2021 (S.I., 2021, No. 150), dated 12 February 2021, a copy of which was laid before this House on 12 February 2021, be revoked.
10 signatures
(Most recent: 19 Apr 2021)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 9
Green Party: 1
24th March 2021
Keir Starmer signed this EDM as the primary signatory on Wednesday 24th March 2021

Immigration

Tabled by: Keir Starmer (Labour - Holborn and St Pancras)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Immigration (Guidance on Detention of Vulnerable Persons) Regulations 2021 (S.I., 2021, No. 184), dated 23 February 2021, a copy of which was laid before this House on 25 February 2021, be annulled.
82 signatures
(Most recent: 26 Apr 2021)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 40
Scottish National Party: 24
Liberal Democrat: 8
Independent: 3
Plaid Cymru: 3
Alba Party: 2
Alliance: 1
Green Party: 1
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Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Keir Starmer, 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.


Keir Starmer has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Keir Starmer has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

1 Bill introduced by Keir Starmer


A Bill to make further provision about the duties and responsibilities of the Victims’ Commissioner and about the Victims’ Code; to require victims’ services plans for each police service area; to establish a duty to report suspected child abuse by those working in regulated activities, a code of practice on the recording of allegations, a right of appeal by victims against a decision to cease a criminal investigation, and standards for the review of open or reopened homicide cases; to make provision about court procedures relating to vulnerable victims and witnesses; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Tuesday 20th October 2015

Keir Starmer has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


Keir Starmer has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament