Jo Stevens

Shadow Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

Labour MP for Cardiff Central

@jostevenslabour https://facebook.com/JoStevensLabour

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Jo Stevens’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 12 Oct 2020. Learn more about our voting records and what they mean.

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Recent appearances

  • Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Fraudulent Online Advertisements 16 Sep 2021

    May I, too, extend a warm welcome to the new Secretary of State and the new Minister? I hope that, as Digital Secretary, she has changed her parliamentary password. Online fraud is a growing goldmine for fraudsters and online child abuse is a growing goldmine for paedophiles. Latest figures from the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children and the Internet Watch Foundation...
  • Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Topical Questions 16 Sep 2021

    We know that the new Secretary of State has set out her own views and interpretation of racism online, because she has written about it, so I am sure she will remember what the Prime Minister said about the torrent of online racist abuse against England footballers on 14 July. This is what he said: “Today we are taking practical steps to ensure that the football banning order regime is...
  • Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Cinemas and Theatres: Ventilation 14 Jul 2021

    To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, if he will take steps to ensuring adequate ventilation in theatres and cinemas to help reduce the transmission of covid-19 by (a) issuing guidance to operators of theatres and cinemas services, (b) clarifying what standards operators should use to plan and measure ventilation, (c) outlining what enforcement activity he...

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Labour MP for Cardiff Central

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Jo Stevens campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Office
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Wales Office
  • Department for Digital
  • Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Department for Transport
  • Immigration: EU Nationals
  • EU Grants and Loans: Wales
  • Railways: Wales
  • Ports: Wales
  • Brexit: Wales

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (since 6 Apr 2020)
  • Member, European Statutory Instruments Committee (since 10 Feb 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Sub-committee on Online Harms and Disinformation (10 Mar 2020 to 11 May 2020)
  • Member, Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (2 Mar 2020 to 11 May 2020)
  • Member, DCMS Sub-Committee on Disinformation (12 Mar 2019 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, European Statutory Instruments Committee (18 Jul 2018 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 12 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Justice Committee (13 Mar 2017 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Wales (6 Oct 2016 to 27 Jan 2017)
  • Shadow Solicitor General (13 Jan 2016 to 6 Oct 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Justice) (7 Jan 2016 to 6 Oct 2016)
  • Member, Committee of Privileges (28 Oct 2015 to 21 Jul 2016)
  • Member, Committee on Standards (9 Sep 2015 to 21 Jul 2016)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 1 Feb 2016)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 4 Oct 2021.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: English Football League
Address of donor: EFL House, 10-12 West Cliff, Preston PR1 8HU

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: a ticket to watch the Carabao Cup Final at Wembley, with parking and hospitality, total value £440

Date received: 25 April 2021

Date accepted: 25 April 2021

Donor status: company, registration 80612

(Registered 09 June 2021)
Name of donor: British Phonographic Industry
Address of donor: Riverside Building, County Hall, Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7JA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: a ticket to the BRITS, with hospitality, total value £900

Date received: 11 May 2021

Date accepted: 11 May 2021

Donor status: company, registration 01132389

(Registered 09 June 2021)
Name of donor: UK Music
Address of donor: Savoy Hill House, 7-10 Savoy Hill, London WC2R 0BU

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: One ticket to The Ivors 2021, with hospitality, total value £572.30

Date received: 21 September 2021

Date accepted: 21 September 2021

Donor status: company, registration 03245288

(Registered 23 September 2021)
8. Miscellaneous
Solicitor, non-practising since 8 May 2015. (Registered 19 July 2021)

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