Digital Regulation and Responsibility APPG

First Registered: 24/09/2020 • Last updated on: 29/12/2021

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To explore how the UK can deliver a robust, effective and world-leading digital regulatory regime.

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Recent Documents related to Digital Regulation and Responsibility

1. Packaging producer responsibility monitoring 2018
02/10/2019 - Environment Agency
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Found: Packaging producer responsibility monitoring 2018 - GOV.UK

2. Civil Service diversity by organisation and grade: 2020
10/05/2021 - Cabinet Office
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Found: Civil Service employment; percentage women by responsibility level and government department 1 2 3 4All

3. Civil Service statistics: 2020
26/08/2020 - Cabinet Office
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Found: employment by responsibility level and sex 2Civil Service employment by ethnicity and responsibility level 3Civil

4. Number of dismissals of civil servants by government department at Grades 7 and above between 1 April 2016 and 31 March 2021
21/01/2022 - Cabinet Office
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Found: framework by responsibility level. 2 This table shows staff in their substantive responsibility level unless

5. The Remote Gambling Association - written evidence
30/01/2019 - Inquiry: Immersive and addictive technologies - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: in gaming and VR/AR? Is the funding to support digital technologies and skills being allocated appropriately

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Recent Speeches related to Digital Regulation and Responsibility

1. Regulating in a Digital World (Communications Committee Report)
12/06/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: decades ago. However, regulation has not kept pace with the nature and scope of the digital services which now - Speech Link

2. Online Harms Legislation
13/02/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: (Urgent Question): To ask the Minister for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport if he will make a statement - Speech Link
2: must address. We can keep the benefits of the digital economy only if we can improve trust and confidence - Speech Link
3: framework benefit from pre-legislative scrutiny by the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee, as well as - Speech Link

3. Network and Information Systems (EU Exit) (Amendment) Regulations 2021
30/11/2021 - Grand Committee

1: legislation, which helps maintain the security of key digital services on which British people and businesses - Speech Link

4. Data Protection: Age-appropriate Design Code
18/05/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: Majesty’s Government when they intend to lay the regulation giving effect to the age- appropriate design - Speech Link
2: people’s digital experience? More children are online for more time and are more reliant on digital technology - Speech Link
3: because the age-verification provisions of the Digital Economy Act have been kicked into the long grass - Speech Link

5. Age Assurance (Minimum Standards) Bill [HL]
19/11/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: the 5Rights Foundation, which works to build the digital world that children deserve, and most recently - Speech Link
2: undoubtedly led to the UK genuinely leading the world in digital safety. Today is another opportunity for us to - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Digital Regulation and Responsibility
1. Digital Technology: Regulation
asked by: Chi Onwurah
... what steps the Government is taking to update the digital regulatory regime.

2. Ministerial Responsibility
asked by: Alex Davies-Jones
... what recent assessment he has made of the potential merits of creating a Ministerial portfolio with responsibility for protections for future generations; and if he will make a statement.

3. Ministerial Responsibility
asked by: Lloyd Russell-Moyle
... what communication he has had with the Cabinet Secretary on the non-publication of that document since the 2019 general election.

4. Ministerial Responsibility
asked by: Lloyd Russell-Moyle
... for what reason he has not published the directory of ministerial contacts.

5. Ministerial Responsibility
asked by: Lloyd Russell-Moyle
... what investigations he has made to establish why the Department has not published that document in a timely manner.

Latest Questions
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11 Current APPG Officers
Jeremy Wright Portrait
Jeremy Wright
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Kenilworth and Southam
Joined: 24th September 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Dementia , War Crimes
Baroness Kidron Portrait
Baroness Kidron
Deputy Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 24th September 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Lisa Cameron Portrait
Lisa Cameron
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Joined: 29th December 2021
82 APPG Memberships
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Margaret Hodge Portrait
Margaret Hodge
Vice Chair
Labour - Barking
Joined: 29th December 2021
Carla Lockhart Portrait
Carla Lockhart
Vice Chair
Democratic Unionist Party - Upper Bann
Joined: 24th September 2020
Baroness Morgan of Cotes Portrait
Baroness Morgan of Cotes
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 24th September 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Jeremy Wright MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 2008.


Public Enquiry Point:

Poppy Wood, Reset. Tel: 07900 845 677



Reset acts as the group's secretariat.

Benefits in Kind
15 Sep 2021
Secretariat   From : 15/09/2021 To : 14/09/2022
15 Sep 2020
Secretariat   From : 15/09/2020 To : 14/09/2021

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Digital Regulation and Responsibility APPG

Former APPG Officers
Lord Puttnam Portrait
Lord Puttnam
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 24th September 2020
Departed: 6th October 2021
No other APPG Memberships