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Richard Drax

Conservative - South Dorset


Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 2nd March 2021
14:00
Defence Committee - Oral evidence
2 Mar 2021, 2 p.m.
(at 2:30 pm) Dr Rob Johnson, Director of the Oxford Changing Character of War Centre, Oxford University Heather A. Conley, Senior Vice President for Europe, Eurasia, and the Arctic; and Director, Europe, Russia, and Eurasia Program, Centre for Strategic and International Studies Professor Wyn Rees, Professor of International Security, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Nottingham
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Select Committee Meeting
Thursday 4th March 2021
09:30
Defence Sub-Committee - Oral evidence
4 Mar 2021, 9:30 a.m.
(at 10:00 am) Lieutenant-Colonel (Retired) Diane Allen Paula Edwards, Project Lead & Mental Health Therapist, Salute Her (at 11:00 am) Maria Lyle, Director, RAF Families Federation Anna Wright, CEO, Naval Families Federation
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Select Committee Meeting
Wednesday 10th March 2021
13:45
European Scrutiny Committee - Private Meeting
10 Mar 2021, 1:45 p.m.
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Speeches
Tuesday 9th February 2021
Integrated Review of Security, Defence, Development and Foreign Policy

First, I pay tribute to our armed forces for all they do. Last November, the Prime Minister paid his own …

Written Answers
Thursday 2nd November 2017
Warships
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what the future is of HMS Ocean and HMS Bulwark; and if …
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
None available
Tweets
None available
MP Financial Interests
Saturday 11th January 2020
1. Employment and earnings
Director of Morden Estates Company Limited, The Estate Office, Charborough Park, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 7EN; property company that manages a …
EDM signed
Thursday 11th April 2019
Exiting the European Union
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (Exit Day) (Amendment) …
Supported Legislation
House of Commons (Precedence of Government Business) (European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018) Bill 2017-19
The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will …

Debate information

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Significant South Dorset Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
150,324
Petition Closed

Immunity for soldiers who worked in Northern Ireland.

Gov Responded - 1 Apr 2019 Debated on - 20 May 2019 View Richard Drax's petition debate contributions
13 Sep 2019
closed 1 year, 5 months ago

Do not prosecute the military for its work in Northern Ireland. Our military should be excused all criminal investigations after a period of time.


Most recent EDMs signed by Richard Drax

Date Tabled Title Signatures
11 Apr 2019
Richard Drax signed this EDM on Thursday 11th April 2019

Exiting the European Union

Tabled by: William Cash (Conservative - Stone)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (Exit Day) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2019 (S.I., 2019, No. 859), dated 11 April 2019, a copy of which was laid before this House on 11 April 2019, be annulled.
82 signatures
(Most recent: 29 Apr 2019)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 73
Democratic Unionist Party: 7
Independent: 1
Non-affiliated: 1
9 Jan 2019
Richard Drax signed this EDM as a sponsor on Wednesday 9th January 2019

ADVICE ON AMENDMENTS GIVEN TO MR SPEAKER

Tabled by: David T C Davies (Conservative - Monmouth)
That this House calls on the Speaker to uphold the principle of transparency by publishing any written notes taken at the meetings he held with House of Commons officials to discuss whether to allow an amendment to be moved to the Business of the House (Section 13(1)(b) of European Union …
7 signatures
(Most recent: 9 Jan 2019)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 7
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Commons initiatives

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Richard Drax has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting