Alex Chalk

The Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice

Conservative MP for Cheltenham


Alex Chalk’s voting in Parliament

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Recent appearances

  • Sentencing Bill 6 Dec 2023

    I beg to move, that the Bill be now read a Second time. It is a privilege to move Second Reading of the Government’s recently introduced Sentencing Bill. The first responsibility of any Government is to protect the public. Levels of crime have come down by more than 50% since 2010. Violent crime is also down by over 50% in the last 13 years, and when it comes to reoffending, the rate is...
  • Sentencing Bill 6 Dec 2023

    Let me take this opportunity to pay tribute to my hon. Friend. He has raised this issue on behalf of his constituents with such assiduity and so conscientiously, with me personally and, indeed, in the House. He is absolutely right to do so: that crime was truly abominable and utterly atrocious. At its very heart, this part of the Bill caters for precisely those sorts of offences, where there...
  • Sentencing Bill 6 Dec 2023

    I pay tribute to my hon. Friend for raising that appalling case. It is important to note that in respect of this Bill and the provision to require offenders to serve the entirety of their sentence, clause 2 relates to section 8 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003, on causing or inciting a child under 13 to engage in sexual activity, so that is covered. On my hon. Friend’s separate point about...

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Conservative MP for Cheltenham

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

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Topics of interest

Alex Chalk campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Ministry of Housing
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Home Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Stalking
  • Roads: Repairs and Maintenance
  • Prisoner Escorts: Contracts
  • Children: Maintenance
  • Extended Schools

Currently held offices

  • The Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice (since 21 Apr 2023)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence (26 Oct 2022 to 21 Apr 2023)
  • The Solicitor-General (16 Sep 2021 to 5 Jul 2022)
  • Assistant Whip (13 Feb 2020 to 16 Sep 2021)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice (13 Feb 2020 to 16 Sep 2021)
  • Member, Justice Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 21 Jan 2019)
  • Member, Justice Committee ( 6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 27 Nov 2023.

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
A third share of a cottage in Gloucestershire: (i) and (ii). (Registered 21 May 2015)
A third share of a flat in France: (i) and (ii). (Registered 21 May 2015)

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