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Matt Hancock

Conservative - West Suffolk

Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

(since July 2018)
Matt Hancock is not a member of any APPGs


Department Event
Monday 1st March 2021
Department of Health and Social Care
Statement - Main Chamber
Recent judicial review ruling which found the Government had acted unlawfully in respect of Covid contracts
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Department Event
Monday 1st March 2021
Department of Health and Social Care
Orders and regulations - Main Chamber
Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (All Tiers and Self-Isolation)(England) (Amendment) Regulations 2021
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Department Event
Tuesday 9th March 2021
Department of Health and Social Care
Oral questions - Main Chamber
Strengthening the role of the World Health Organization to support the management of future pandemics
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Speeches
Tuesday 23rd February 2021
Oral Answers to Questions

Yesterday, the Government published the road map that will put us cautiously but, we hope, irreversibly on the path towards …

Written Answers
None available
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Thursday 19th March 2020
Coronavirus Act 2020
A Bill to make provision in connection with coronavirus; and for connected purposes.
MP Financial Interests
Monday 20th July 2020
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Tattersalls Ltd
Address of donor: Terrace House, 125 High Street, Newmarket CB8 9BT
Amount of donation, or …

Debate information

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Sparring Partners
John Bercow (Speaker) (133 debate interactions) View debates with John Bercow Lindsay Hoyle (Speaker) (127 debate interactions) View debates with Lindsay Hoyle Jonathan Ashworth (Labour (Co-op)) Shadow Secretary of State for Health and Social Care (124 debate interactions) View debates with Jonathan Ashworth View All MP Sparring Partners

Significant West Suffolk Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
15,677
Petition Closed

Abolish the TV Licence

Gov Responded - 17 Oct 2017 Debated on - 20 Nov 2017 View Matt Hancock's petition debate contributions
15 Mar 2018
closed 2 years, 11 months ago

The TV Licence is no longer fit for purpose and should be abolished. It is unfair that one should hold one to watch Freeview channels or indeed subscription TV. The BBC should look at alternative methods of funding particularly as it is commonly felt there is a high level of bias.


Most recent EDMs signed by Matt Hancock

Matt Hancock has not signed any Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

Matt Hancock has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Matt Hancock has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

9 Bills introduced by Matt Hancock


A Bill to confer power to amend or supplement the law relating to human medicines, veterinary medicines and medical devices; make provision about the enforcement of regulations, and the protection of health and safety, in relation to medical devices; and for connected purposes.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Thursday 11th February 2021 and was enacted into law.


A Bill to make provision for the regulation of the processing of information relating to individuals; to make provision in connection with the Information Commissioner's functions under certain regulations relating to information; to make provision for a direct marketing code of conduct; and for connected purposes.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Wednesday 23rd May 2018 and was enacted into law.


A Bill to amend the Mental Capacity Act 2005 in relation to procedures in accordance with which a person may be deprived of liberty where the person lacks capacity to consent, and for connected purposes

This Bill received Royal Assent on Thursday 16th May 2019 and was enacted into law.

Introduced: 28th May 2015

This Bill received Royal Assent on Wednesday 16th March 2016 and was enacted into law.


A Bill to make provision in connection with coronavirus; and for connected purposes.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Wednesday 25th March 2020 and was enacted into law.


To make provision regarding the funding of the health service in England in respect of each financial year until the financial year that ends with 31 March 2024.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Monday 16th March 2020 and was enacted into law.


A Bill to Make provision about paying and arranging for healthcare provided outside the United Kingdom and giving effect to healthcare agreements; and for connected purposes.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Tuesday 26th March 2019 and was enacted into law.


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 amend the Gambling Act 2005 to regulate remote gambling on a point of consumption basis; to require all operators selling into the British market, whether in the United Kingdom or overseas, to hold a Gambling Commission licence to enable them to undertake transactions with British consumers and to advertise in the United Kingdom; to provide that all relevant operators contribute to the Horserace Betting Levy; and for connected purposes


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 25th June 2012

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 amend the Gambling Act 2005 to regulate remote gambling on a point of consumption basis; to require all operators selling into the British market, whether in the United Kingdom or overseas, to hold a Gambling Commission licence to enable them to undertake transactions with British consumers and to advertise in the United Kingdom; to provide that all relevant operators contribute to the Horserace Betting Levy; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 7th February 2012

Matt Hancock has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


Matt Hancock has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliamentary sitting