Tom Tugendhat Portrait

Tom Tugendhat

Conservative - Tonbridge and Malling


Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 13th April 2021
13:45
Foreign Affairs Committee - Oral evidence
Subject: Xinjiang detention camps
13 Apr 2021, 1:45 p.m.
At 2.30pm: Oral evidence
Rushan Abbas - Founder and Executive Director at Campaign for Uyghurs
Rayhan Asat - Attorney, Yale World Fellow, President at American Turkic International Lawyers Association
Peter Irwin - Senior Program Officer for Advocacy and Communications at Uyghur Human Rights Project
At 3.30pm: Oral evidence
Azeem Ibrahim - Research Professor, Strategic Studies Institute at US Army War College, and Director at Center for Global Policy
Charles Parton OBE - Senior Associate Fellow at Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)
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Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 20th April 2021
09:15
Committees on Arms Export Controls - Oral evidence
Subject: UK arms exports in 2019
20 Apr 2021, 9:15 a.m.
At 10.00am: Oral evidence
Mike Lewis - Head of Enhanced Investigations at Conflict Armament Research
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Select Committee Meeting
Monday 26th April 2021
14:00
Select Committee Meeting
Monday 17th May 2021
14:00
Select Committee Meeting
Monday 17th May 2021
16:00
Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 18th May 2021
09:15
Division Votes
Thursday 25th March 2021
Coronavirus
voted Aye - in line with the party majority
One of 305 Conservative Aye votes vs 35 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 484 Noes - 76
Speeches
Tuesday 23rd March 2021
Defence and Security Industrial Strategy

I am delighted to see the hon. Member for West Dunbartonshire (Martin Docherty-Hughes) wearing a Royal Engineers tie.

It is …

Written Answers
Tuesday 23rd March 2021
Coronavirus: Vaccination
To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what financial support will be provided to venues currently …
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Tuesday 12th February 2019
Child Cruelty (Sentences) Bill 2017-19
The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will …
MP Financial Interests
Monday 22nd June 2020
1. Employment and earnings
15 June 2020, received £200 for an article published on 31 May 2020. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 15 June 2020)
EDM signed
Tuesday 11th September 2018
TEACHERS' PAY IN WALES
That this House cautiously welcomes the long over-due pay rise of 3.5 per cent for teachers and other public sector …

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Tom Tugendhat has voted in 218 divisions, and 7 times against the majority of their Party.

22 Mar 2021 - Fire Safety Bill - View Vote Context
Tom Tugendhat voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 33 Conservative No votes vs 320 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 322 Noes - 253
20 Jan 2021 - National Security and Investment Bill - View Vote Context
Tom Tugendhat voted Aye - against a party majority and against the House
One of 6 Conservative Aye votes vs 350 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 269 Noes - 351
19 Jan 2021 - Trade Bill - View Vote Context
Tom Tugendhat voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 34 Conservative No votes vs 319 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 319 Noes - 308
1 Dec 2020 - Public Health - View Vote Context
Tom Tugendhat voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 53 Conservative No votes vs 290 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 291 Noes - 78
23 Jun 2020 - Independent Complaints and Grievance Scheme - View Vote Context
Tom Tugendhat 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
2 Jun 2020 - Proceedings during the Pandemic - View Vote Context
Tom Tugendhat voted Aye - against a party majority and against the House
One of 31 Conservative Aye votes vs 240 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 185 Noes - 242
10 Mar 2020 - Telecommunications Infrastructure (Leasehold Property) Bill - View Vote Context
Tom Tugendhat voted Aye - against a party majority and against the House
One of 36 Conservative Aye votes vs 301 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 282 Noes - 306
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Debate information

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Sparring Partners
Dominic Raab (Conservative) Foreign Secretary and First Secretary of State (53 debate interactions) View debates with Dominic Raab Boris Johnson (Conservative) Prime Minister, First Lord of the Treasury, Minister for the Civil Service, and Minister for the Union (37 debate interactions) View debates with Boris Johnson John Bercow (Speaker) (31 debate interactions) View debates with John Bercow View All MP Sparring Partners

Significant Tonbridge and Malling Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
221,238
c. 1,218 added daily
230,597
(Estimated)

Implement sanctions against the Nigerian Government and officials

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 11 Nov 2020 Debated on - 23 Nov 2020 View Tom Tugendhat's petition debate contributions
20 Apr 2021
closes in 1 week

The Government should explore using the new sanctions regime that allows individuals and entities that violate human rights around the world to be targeted, to impose sanctions on members of the Nigerian government and police force involved in any human rights abuses by the Nigerian police.

113,825
Petition Closed

Increase funding for schools

Gov Responded - 5 Feb 2019 Debated on - 4 Mar 2019 View Tom Tugendhat's petition debate contributions
19 May 2019
closed 1 year, 10 months ago

Schools are having to make difficult choices on how to spend their limited funding as their income has not kept pace with the rise in costs since 2010. All schools are working very hard to “make ends meet” but this is becoming increasingly difficult and verging on almost impossible.


Most recent EDMs signed by Tom Tugendhat

Date Tabled Title Signatures
5 Sep 2018
Tom Tugendhat signed this EDM on Tuesday 11th September 2018

TEACHERS' PAY IN WALES

Tabled by: Jonathan Edwards (Independent - Carmarthen East and Dinefwr)
That this House cautiously welcomes the long over-due pay rise of 3.5 per cent for teachers and other public sector workers, many of whom have faced real-term cuts to their wages in recent years; notes, however, that teachers in Wales are concerned as to whether the pay rise applies to …
15 signatures
(Most recent: 9 Oct 2018)
Signatures by party:
Liberal Democrat: 6
Plaid Cymru: 3
Labour: 3
Independent: 1
Scottish National Party: 1
Conservative: 1
View All Tom Tugendhat's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

3 Urgent Questions tabled by Tom Tugendhat

Date Forum Title
27 Jan 2020 Commons Chamber 5G Network and Huawei
8 Jul 2019 Commons Chamber UK Ambassador to USA: Leaked Emails
6 Mar 2018 Commons Chamber Government Policy on Russia

Tom Tugendhat has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

1 Bill introduced by Tom Tugendhat


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 increase the maximum custodial sentence for the offences of child cruelty and causing or allowing a child or vulnerable adult to die or suffer serious physical harm to imprisonment for life; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Tuesday 12th February 2019
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Tom Tugendhat has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


176 Written Questions

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