Jeremy Wright

Conservative MP for Kenilworth and Southam

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Jeremy Wright’s voting in Parliament

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Recent appearances

  • United Kingdom Internal Market Bill: Clause 11 - Modifications in connection with the Northern Ireland Protocol 21 Sep 2020

    It is a great pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Argyll and Bute (Brendan O’Hara). My reservations about clauses 42, 43 and 45 of the Bill were expressed, I hope clearly, on Second Reading, so I do not need to repeat them. Those of us who have reservations and understandable concerns about the effect on the rule of law of what the Government are proposing need, I think, to answer one...
  • United Kingdom Internal Market Bill: Clause 11 - Modifications in connection with the Northern Ireland Protocol 21 Sep 2020

    Can I ask my hon. Friend to go just a little further than he has just gone? He has explained already that the Government may end up in a position where entirely outrageous behaviour on the part of the EU might lead to a conclusion that no Government could possibly accept. Can I ask him to confirm that in those circumstances the Government would explore to the fullest all the options available...
  • Sentencing White Paper 16 Sep 2020

    I congratulate my right hon. and learned Friend on this White Paper, which reflects what he has long argued: an intelligent criminal justice policy requires provision to promote both punishment and rehabilitation. I particularly welcome what he said about sentencing code consolidation, which will not just reduce the number of mistakes made in sentencing but help victims to understand the...

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Conservative MP for Kenilworth and Southam

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

Also represented Rugby and Kenilworth

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Topics of interest

Jeremy Wright campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Transport
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Deputy Prime Minister
  • Medical Records: Databases
  • High Hedges
  • Incapacity Benefit
  • Railways: Construction
  • Child Benefit: Fraud

Other offices held in the past

  • The Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (9 Jul 2018 to 24 Jul 2019)
  • The Attorney-General (15 Jul 2014 to 9 Jul 2018)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Government Whip (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (3 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Constitutional Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 5 Nov 2007)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 Sep 2020.

5. Gifts and benefits from sources outside the UK
Name of donor: Universal Studios
Address of donor: 1000 Universal Studios Plaza Orlando, FL 32819-7610 USA

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Guided tour for 6 people and front of the line passes for 4 people at Universal Studios on 11, 12 and 13 August 2019, total value £2,074.50

Date received: 11-13 August 2019

Date accepted: 11 August 2019

Donor status: company, registration 59-3128514

(Registered 05 September 2019)
8. Miscellaneous
Barrister (non-practising).

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