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David Rutley

Conservative - Macclesfield

Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Work and Pensions)

(since September 2021)
David Rutley is not a member of any APPGs
8 Former APPG memberships
Denmark, Management, Mountain and Cave Rescue, Mountain Rescue, Mountaineering, National Parks, Running, Self-Employment and Freelancing
Elections Bill
15th Sep 2021 - 21st Sep 2021
Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip)
15th Jun 2017 - 17th Sep 2021
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)
22nd May 2018 - 19th Jul 2018
Treasury Committee
12th Jul 2010 - 29th Nov 2010

Department Event
Monday 7th February 2022
Department for Work and Pensions
Oral questions - Main Chamber
7 Feb 2022, 2:30 p.m.
Work and Pensions (including Topical Questions)
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Division Votes
Wednesday 19th January 2022
Building Safety Bill
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 294 Conservative No votes vs 0 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 181 Noes - 301
Tuesday 18th January 2022
Work and Pensions
I remind the House that the exercise to correct past ESA payments and pay arrears, following conversion from the previous …
Written Answers
Tuesday 28th February 2017
Business: Investment
To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what fiscal steps he is taking to encourage business investment in the UK.
Early Day Motions
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MP Financial Interests
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Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, David Rutley has voted in 402 divisions, and never against the majority of their Party.
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Debates during the 2019 Parliament

Speeches made during Parliamentary debates are recorded in Hansard. For ease of browsing we have grouped debates into individual, departmental and legislative categories.

Sparring Partners
Stephen Timms (Labour)
(3 debate interactions)
Ian Blackford (Scottish National Party)
SNP Westminster Leader
(2 debate interactions)
Jonathan Ashworth (Labour (Co-op))
Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions
(2 debate interactions)
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Department Debates
Department for Work and Pensions
(56 debate contributions)
HM Treasury
(2 debate contributions)
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Legislation Debates
David Rutley has not made any spoken contributions to legislative debate
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Macclesfield Petitions

e-Petitions are administered by Parliament and allow members of the public to express support for a particular issue.

If an e-petition reaches 10,000 signatures the Government will issue a written response.

If an e-petition reaches 100,000 signatures the petition becomes eligible for a Parliamentary debate (usually Monday 4.30pm in Westminster Hall).

David Rutley has not participated in any petition debates

Latest EDMs signed by David Rutley

David Rutley has not signed any Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by David Rutley, and are more likely to reflect personal policy preferences.

MPs who are act as Ministers or Shadow Ministers are generally restricted from performing Commons initiatives other than Urgent Questions.

David Rutley has not been granted any Urgent Questions

David Rutley has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

David Rutley has not introduced any legislation before Parliament

David Rutley has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting

David Rutley has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament