Dean Russell

Former Conservative MP for Watford

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Dean Russell is a former MP for Watford.

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Former Conservative MP for Watford

Entered the House of Commons on 13 December 2019 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 30 May 2024 — Dissolved for election


Topics of interest

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Education
  • Treasury
  • Home Office
  • Dental Services
  • Cancer: Health Services
  • Mental Health Services
  • Schools: Mental Health Services
  • Dangerous Dogs

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Renters (Reform) Bill Committee ( 8 Nov 2023 to 28 Nov 2023)
  • Member, Digital Markets, Competition and Consumers Bill Committee ( 7 Jun 2023 to 11 Jul 2023)
  • Member, Animals (Low-Welfare Activities Abroad) Bill Committee ( 1 Mar 2023 to 8 Mar 2023)
  • Member, Child Support Collection (Domestic Abuse) Bill Committee ( 7 Dec 2022 to 14 Dec 2022)
  • Member, Online Safety (Re-committed Clauses and Schedules) Bill Committee ( 7 Dec 2022 to 15 Dec 2022)
  • Member, Employment Relations (Flexible Working) Bill Committee (30 Nov 2022 to 7 Dec 2022)
  • Member, Employment (Allocation of Tips) Bill Committee (10 Oct 2022 to 12 Oct 2022)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (20 Sep 2022 to 27 Oct 2022)
  • Member, Neonatal Care (Leave and Pay) Bill Committee (20 Jul 2022 to 7 Sep 2022)
  • Member, Online Safety Bill Committee (18 May 2022 to 28 Jun 2022)
  • Member, Draft Online Safety Bill (Joint Committee) (21 Jul 2021 to 30 May 2024)
  • Member, National Insurance Contributions Bill Committee (16 Jun 2021 to 22 Jun 2021)
  • Member, Air Traffic Management and Unmanned Aircraft Bill [Lords] Committee ( 4 Feb 2021 to 9 Feb 2021)
  • Chair, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (20 May 2020 to 30 May 2024)
  • Member, Health and Social Care Committee ( 2 Mar 2020 to 25 Oct 2022)
  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) ( 2 Mar 2020 to 6 Feb 2023)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Future MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Science, Innovation and Technology: Data Protection and Digital Information Bill 24 May 2024

    To ask the Secretary of State for Science, Innovation and Technology, if she will make an assessment of the potential merits of amending the Data Protection and Digital Information Bill to extend the list of cookie exemptions to include (a) advertising performance and (b) audience measurement cookies.
  • Business of the House 23 May 2024

    May I express my deep sadness at hearing that you are no longer going to be in this place, Madam Deputy Speaker? You have been formidable, yet incredibly kind, and for me personally you have been a mentor and a friend, so thank you. I feel very sad that you are moving on; I will leave further remarks for private, before I get teary myself. On that note, will my right hon. Friend the Leader of...
  • Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and Hypermobility Spectrum Disorders 22 May 2024

    Thank you for your guidance on timing, Mr Dowd; I will be as brief as I can. I deeply thank my hon. Friend the Member for South West Bedfordshire (Andrew Selous) for holding this debate, but I do so with some embarrassment because I feel like I should have done it a long time ago. I will explain why. I very rarely talk about my personal life in great detail, especially not about my loved...

More of Dean Russell’s recent appearances

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