Kwasi Kwarteng Portrait

Kwasi Kwarteng

Conservative - Spelthorne

Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

(since January 2021)
Kwasi Kwarteng is not a member of any APPGs
2 Former APPG memberships
Fairs and Showgrounds, Phenylketonuria
Minister of State (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy)
24th Jul 2019 - 8th Jan 2021
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Exiting the European Union)
16th Nov 2018 - 24th Jul 2019
Public Accounts Committee
31st Oct 2016 - 3rd May 2017
Finance Committee (Commons)
20th Jul 2015 - 6th Feb 2017
Work and Pensions Committee
4th Nov 2013 - 30th Mar 2015
Transport Committee
12th Jul 2010 - 5th Jul 2013

Department Event
Wednesday 20th October 2021
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Fifth Delegated Legislation Committee - Debate - General Committee
20 Oct 2021, 2:30 p.m.
The draft National Security and Investment Act 2021 (Monetary Penalties) (Turnover of a Business) Regulations 2021
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Division Votes
Wednesday 22nd September 2021
Compensation (London Capital & Finance plc and Fraud Compensation Fund) Bill
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 286 Conservative No votes vs 0 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 52 Noes - 292
Thursday 23rd September 2021
Gas Prices and Energy Suppliers

Any Labour plan to nationalise the industry would be a step back into the dark ages and would be a …

Written Answers
Wednesday 7th November 2018
Career Development Loans
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what plans he has to introduce a scheme that provides bank loans …
Early Day Motions
None available
Wednesday 30th June 2021
Subsidy Control Bill 2021-22
A Bill to make provision regulating the giving of subsidies out of public resources; and for connected purposes.
None available
MP Financial Interests
Monday 1st February 2021
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Babatunde Soyoye
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: …

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Kwasi Kwarteng has voted in 281 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
Edward Miliband (Labour)
Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
(24 debate interactions)
Lindsay Hoyle (Speaker)
(16 debate interactions)
Alan Brown (Scottish National Party)
Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Energy and Climate Change)
(12 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
HM Treasury
(2 debate contributions)
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Spelthorne 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 Spelthorne signature proportion
Petitions with most Spelthorne signatures
Kwasi Kwarteng has not participated in any petition debates

Latest EDMs signed by Kwasi Kwarteng

Kwasi Kwarteng has not signed any Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Kwasi Kwarteng, 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.

Kwasi Kwarteng has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Kwasi Kwarteng has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

2 Bills introduced by Kwasi Kwarteng

A Bill to make provision for and in connection with the establishment of the Advanced Research and Invention Agency.

Last Event - 1st Reading (Lords)
Tuesday 8th June 2021
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Next Event - 2nd Reading (Lords)
Tuesday 2nd November 2021

A Bill to make provision regulating the giving of subsidies out of public resources; and for connected purposes.

Last Event - 2nd Reading (Commons)
Wednesday 22nd September 2021
(Read Debate)

Kwasi Kwarteng has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting

Kwasi Kwarteng has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament