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Oliver Dowden

Conservative - Hertsmere

Oliver Dowden is not a member of any APPGs
3 Former APPG memberships
Cultural Heritage, Jews, London's Green Belt
Minister without Portfolio (Cabinet Office)
16th Sep 2021 - 24th Jun 2022
Co-Chair, Conservative Party
15th Sep 2021 - 24th Jun 2022
Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
13th Feb 2020 - 15th Sep 2021
Paymaster General (HM Treasury)
24th Jul 2019 - 13th Feb 2020
Minister of State (Cabinet Office)
24th Jul 2019 - 13th Feb 2020
Parliamentary Secretary (Cabinet Office)
9th Jan 2018 - 24th Jul 2019
Petitions Committee
20th Jul 2015 - 3rd May 2017
Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee
6th Jul 2015 - 31st Oct 2016

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Division Votes
Wednesday 29th June 2022
Northern Ireland Troubles (Legacy and Reconciliation) Bill
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 269 Conservative No votes vs 1 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 191 Noes - 271
Tuesday 20th July 2021
Digital Markets: Pro-competition Regime
Following the announcement of my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy today, I …
Written Answers
Thursday 14th December 2017
Libya: Slavery
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what steps he has taken to tackle trafficking and …
Early Day Motions
None available
None available
None available
MP Financial Interests
Monday 1st November 2021
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Howard Leigh, Baron Leigh of Hurley
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value …

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Oliver Dowden has voted in 439 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
Jo Stevens (Labour)
Shadow Secretary of State for Wales
(19 debate interactions)
Lindsay Hoyle (Speaker)
(18 debate interactions)
Julian Knight (Conservative)
(8 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Cabinet Office
(10 debate contributions)
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Hertsmere 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).

Oliver Dowden has not participated in any petition debates

Latest EDMs signed by Oliver Dowden

Oliver Dowden has not signed any Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Oliver Dowden, 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.

Oliver Dowden has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Oliver Dowden has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

Oliver Dowden has not introduced any legislation before Parliament

Oliver Dowden has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting

Oliver Dowden has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament