Penny Mordaunt

Conservative - Portsmouth North

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(since February 2020)
Penny Mordaunt is not a member of any APPGs
1 Former APPG membership
Patient and Public Involvement in Health and Social Care
Minister for Women and Equalities
30th Apr 2018 - 24th Jul 2019
Secretary of State for Defence
1st May 2019 - 24th Jul 2019
Secretary of State for International Development
9th Nov 2017 - 1st May 2019
Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions)
15th Jul 2016 - 9th Nov 2017
Minister of State (Ministry of Defence) (Minister for the Armed Forces)
8th May 2015 - 15th Jul 2016
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Communities and Local Government)
15th Jul 2014 - 8th May 2015
Defence Committee
2nd Nov 2010 - 4th Nov 2013
Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee)
12th Jul 2010 - 9th Sep 2013
Committees on Arms Export Controls
12th Jul 2010 - 9th Sep 2013
European Scrutiny Committee
26th Jul 2010 - 16th Jul 2013
Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee)
14th Jul 2011 - 12th Mar 2012


Department Event
Tuesday 7th September 2021
11:30
HM Treasury
Oral questions - Main Chamber
7 Sep 2021, 11:30 a.m.
Treasury (including Topical Questions)
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Division Votes
Wednesday 9th June 2021
Information Commissioner (Remuneration)
voted Aye - in line with the party majority
One of 359 Conservative Aye votes vs 0 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 369 Noes - 2
Speeches
Thursday 22nd July 2021
Government Response to Covid-19: Public Inquiry

I agree with the thrust of what my hon. Friend says. Leaving the inquiry to one side for the moment, …

Written Answers
None available
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Thursday 4th February 2021
Ministerial and other Maternity Allowances Act 2021
A Bill to make provision for payments to or in respect of Ministers and holders of Opposition offices on maternity …
MP Financial Interests
Monday 1st February 2021
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: First Corporate Consultants Ltd
Address of donor: Level 8, 71 Queen Victoria Street, London EC4V 4AY
Amount …
EDM signed
Tuesday 21st January 2020
Priority services registration scheme for vulnerable customers of Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks
That this House commends the establishment and operation by key utility companies, such as Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks, of …

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Penny Mordaunt has voted in 279 divisions, and 1 time against the majority of their Party.

23 Jun 2020 - Independent Complaints and Grievance Scheme - View Vote Context
Penny Mordaunt voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 45 Conservative Aye votes vs 235 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 243 Noes - 238
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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
Lindsay Hoyle (Speaker)
(8 debate interactions)
Rachel Reeves (Labour)
Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer
(7 debate interactions)
Jim Shannon (Democratic Unionist Party)
Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Human Rights)
(7 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
HM Treasury
(246 debate contributions)
Cabinet Office
(93 debate contributions)
Department of Health and Social Care
(8 debate contributions)
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Portsmouth North 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 Portsmouth North signature proportion
Petitions with most Portsmouth North signatures
Petition Debates Contributed

We want the Government to commit to not rolling out any e-vaccination status/immunity passport to the British public. Such passports could be used to restrict the rights of people who have refused a Covid-19 vaccine, which would be unacceptable.


Latest EDMs signed by Penny Mordaunt

21st January 2020
Penny Mordaunt signed this EDM as a sponsor on Tuesday 21st January 2020

Priority services registration scheme for vulnerable customers of Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks

Tabled by: Julian Lewis (Conservative - New Forest East)
That this House commends the establishment and operation by key utility companies, such as Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks, of priority services registers; notes that these registers encourage consumers with children under five, or with hearing, sight or other disabilities, or who are chronically ill, or rely on electricity for …
5 signatures
(Most recent: 23 Jan 2020)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
19th December 2019
Penny Mordaunt signed this EDM on Friday 20th December 2019

Big Ben chiming on the day of Brexit

Tabled by: Mark Francois (Conservative - Rayleigh and Wickford)
That this House notes the ongoing refurbishment works on the Elizabeth Tower and the fact that during this period Big Ben currently only chimes for Remembrance Sunday and New Year's Eve; further notes that the United Kingdom will now leave the European Union at 11.00pm GMT on 31 January 2020; …
53 signatures
(Most recent: 7 Jan 2020)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 48
Democratic Unionist Party: 5
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Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Penny Mordaunt, 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.


Penny Mordaunt has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Penny Mordaunt has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

2 Bills introduced by Penny Mordaunt

Introduced: 4th February 2021

A Bill to make provision for payments to or in respect of Ministers and holders of Opposition offices on maternity leave.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Monday 1st March 2021 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 require the Secretary of State to increase parental involvement in provision of education for children with special educational needs; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - Please Select A Stage...: House Of Commons
Wednesday 8th June 2011

Penny Mordaunt has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


Penny Mordaunt has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament