Edward Argar

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice

Conservative MP for Charnwood

Edward Argar’s voting in Parliament

Edward Argar is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Edward Argar sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Edward Argar voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Edward Argar voted for requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leases, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Edward Argar has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 19 Nov 2018

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Coroners: Bradford 13 Dec 2018

    The use of digital scans to establish cause of death is a matter for individual coroners who decide how to proceed in light of guidance from the Chief Coroner. The guidance can be found on his website at: www.judiciary.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/guidance-no- 1-use-of-port-mortem-imaging.pdf The figures for the number of post mortems held in 2017 which involved less invasive techniques...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Ministry of Justice: Recruitment 13 Dec 2018

    The role of the Data Protection Officer in the Department is at present filled on an interim basis, pending substantive recruitment in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation’s Article 39. The interim role holder previously worked as the Department’s Head of Data Privacy and is a qualified Data Protection Practioner. In accordance with the General Data Protection...
  • Written Ministerial Statements — Ministry of Justice: Chief Coroner’s fifth annual report to the Lord Chancellor 13 Dec 2018

    I am pleased to lay and publish the Chief Coroner’s fifth annual report to the Lord Chancellor on the operation of coroner services under section 36 of the Coroners and Justice Act 2009 (‘the 2009 Act’). The report covers the period 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018. In particular the Chief Coroner’s report sets out:The continuing work to promote consistency in the resourcing of and...

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Conservative MP for Charnwood

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

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Topics of interest

Edward Argar campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for International Development
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Education
  • Home Office
  • Developing Countries: Contracts
  • Yemen: Armed Conflict
  • Asylum: Children
  • Broadband: Charnwood
  • Algeria: Politics and Government

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice (since 14 Jun 2018)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Procedure Committee (13 Jul 2015 to 21 Nov 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 3 Dec 2018.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Tarmac Ltd
Address of donor: Portland House, Bickenhill Lane, Birmingham B37 7BQ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Place on Tarmac's table at the CBI annual Dinner, with a value of £380

Date received: 22 May 2018

Date accepted: 22 May 2018

Donor status: company, registration 453791

(Registered 11 June 2018)
Name of donor: The Investment Association
Address of donor: Camomile Court, 23 Camomile Street, London EC3A 7LL

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Guest at the Investment Association's annual dinner, ticket value £414

Date received: 16 October 2018

Date accepted: 16 October 2018

Donor status: company, registration 04343737

(Registered 07 November 2018)

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