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Steve Barclay

Conservative - North East Cambridgeshire

First elected: 6th May 2010

Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

(since November 2023)

Steve Barclay is not a member of any APPGs
Secretary of State for Health and Social Care
25th Oct 2022 - 13th Nov 2023
Secretary of State for Health and Social Care
5th Jul 2022 - 6th Sep 2022
Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
8th Feb 2022 - 5th Jul 2022
Minister for the Cabinet Office and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
16th Sep 2021 - 8th Feb 2022
Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission
1st Oct 2021 - 7th Dec 2021
Chief Secretary to the Treasury
13th Feb 2020 - 16th Sep 2021
Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union
16th Nov 2018 - 31st Jan 2020
Minister of State (Department of Health and Social Care)
9th Jan 2018 - 16th Nov 2018
Economic Secretary (HM Treasury)
14th Jun 2017 - 9th Jan 2018
Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip)
17th Jul 2016 - 14th Jun 2017
Assistant Whip (HM Treasury)
13th May 2015 - 17th Jul 2016
Public Accounts Committee
12th Jul 2010 - 23rd Jun 2014


Department Event
Tuesday 5th March 2024
09:25
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Second Delegated Legislation Committee - Debate - General Committee
5 Mar 2024, 9:25 a.m.
The draft Waste Enforcement (Fixed Penalty Receipts) (Amendment) (England and Wales) Regulations 2023
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Department Event
Tuesday 5th March 2024
09:25
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Second Delegated Legislation Committee - Debate - Select & Joint Committees
5 Mar 2024, 9:25 a.m.
The draft Waste Enforcement (Fixed Penalty Receipts) (Amendment) (England and Wales) Regulations 2023
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Department Event
Thursday 14th March 2024
09:30
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Oral questions - Main Chamber
14 Mar 2024, 9:30 a.m.
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (including Topical Questions)
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Department Event
Thursday 9th May 2024
09:30
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Oral questions - Main Chamber
9 May 2024, 9:30 a.m.
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (including Topical Questions)
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Division Votes
Tuesday 27th February 2024
Leasehold and Freehold Reform Bill
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 293 Conservative No votes vs 2 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 179 Noes - 294
Speeches
Tuesday 20th February 2024
Our Plan to Back British Farmers
Farming in England is going through the biggest change in a generation. The bureaucratic Common Agricultural Policy disproportionately rewarded the …
Written Answers
Wednesday 25th February 2015
Financial Institutions: Taxation
To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimates his Department has made of the amount that would be raised …
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Monday 4th December 2023
Animal Welfare (Livestock Exports) Bill 2023-24
A Bill to Prohibit the export of certain livestock from Great Britain for slaughter.
MP Financial Interests
Monday 30th October 2023
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Lord Michael Hintze
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in …

Division Voting information

During the current Parliament, Steve Barclay has voted in 628 divisions, and 1 time against the majority of their Party.

18 Oct 2022 - Public Order Bill - View Vote Context
Steve Barclay voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 103 Conservative No votes vs 113 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 297 Noes - 110
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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)
(77 debate interactions)
Wes Streeting (Labour)
Shadow Secretary of State for Health and Social Care
(36 debate interactions)
Eleanor Laing (Conservative)
(27 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Department of Health and Social Care
(669 debate contributions)
HM Treasury
(469 debate contributions)
Cabinet Office
(160 debate contributions)
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North East Cambridgeshire 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 North East Cambridgeshire signature proportion
Petitions with most North East Cambridgeshire signatures
Steve Barclay has not participated in any petition debates

Latest EDMs signed by Steve Barclay

Steve Barclay has not signed any Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Steve Barclay, 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.


Steve Barclay has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Steve Barclay has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

3 Bills introduced by Steve Barclay


A Bill to implement, and make other provision in connection with, the agreement between the United Kingdom and the EU under Article 50(2) of the Treaty on European Union which sets out the arrangements for the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the EU.

This Bill received Royal Assent on 23rd January 2020 and was enacted into law.


A Bill to Prohibit the export of certain livestock from Great Britain for slaughter.

Commons Completed
Lords - 40%

Last Event - 2nd Reading
Wednesday 21st February 2024
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Next Event - Committee Stage
Monday 11th March 2024

A has been called and Parliament is no longer sitting. The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before . This means the Bill will make no further progress. To implement, and make other provision in connection with, the agreement between the United Kingdom and the EU under Article 50(2) of the Treaty on European Union which sets out the arrangements for the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the EU.

Commons - 40%

Last Event - 2nd Reading: House Of Commons
Tuesday 22nd October 2019
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Steve Barclay has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


Steve Barclay has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament