Greg Knight

Conservative - East Yorkshire

Select Committees
Administration Committee (since March 2020)
3 APPG membership (as of 16 Dec 2020)
Fair Fuel for UK Motorists and UK Hauliers, Historic Vehicles, Spain


Debate information

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Significant East Yorkshire Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
109,076
Petition Closed

Restore nature on a massive scale to help stop climate breakdown

Gov Responded - 2 May 2019 Debated on - 28 Oct 2019 View Sir Greg Knight's petition debate contributions
17 Oct 2019
closed 1 year, 3 months ago

To avoid a climate emergency we need to act fast. Rewilding and other natural climate solutions can draw millions of tonnes of CO2 out of the air through restoring and protecting our living systems. We call on the UK government to make a bold financial and political commitment to nature's recovery.


Most recent EDMs signed by Greg Knight

Date Tabled Title Signatures
28 Sep 2020
Greg Knight signed this EDM on Thursday 8th October 2020

Beer Duty 2020

Tabled by: Jamie Stone (Liberal Democrat - Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross)
That this House commends the Government for freezing Beer Duty at previous Budgets; acknowledges that again the UK has the highest total Beer Duty bill in Europe at £3.4 billion and a Beer Duty rate at three times the EU average, as well as 11 times that of Germany or …
19 signatures
(Most recent: 8 Oct 2020)
Signatures by party:
Liberal Democrat: 7
Conservative: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Labour: 2
Independent: 1
Social Democratic & Labour Party: 1
Green Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
Alliance: 1
10 Sep 2020
Greg Knight signed this EDM on Monday 28th September 2020

The global wildlife trade and prevention of future zoonotic pandemics

Tabled by: David Amess (Conservative - Southend West)
That this House notes with concern the increased risks of future pandemics from the continued exploitation and commodification of wildlife in the global wildlife trade; further notes that zoonotic diseases are responsible for over two billion cases of human illness and over two million human deaths each year, that sixty …
47 signatures
(Most recent: 8 Oct 2020)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 18
Labour: 9
Conservative: 5
Liberal Democrat: 5
Democratic Unionist Party: 4
Independent: 3
Plaid Cymru: 3
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Commons initiatives

Greg Knight has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Greg Knight has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

1 Bill introduced by Greg Knight


A Bill to make provision for and in connection with a code of practice containing guidance about the operation and management of private parking facilities; and for connected purposes.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Friday 15th March 2019 and was enacted into law.


177 Written Questions

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Rivers: Flood Control Slaughterhouses: CCTV Air Pollution: Coronavirus Fish: Labelling Poultry: Animal Welfare Giant Hogweed Food: Microplastics Food: Microplastics Aquaculture: Coronavirus Firearms: Licensing Giant Hogweed: Health Hazards Tuna Food: Labelling Poultry: Animal Welfare Rabbits: Animal Welfare Horses: Animal Welfare Motor Vehicles: Litter Litter Animals: Disease Control Newcastle Disease Drinking Water: Standards Animal Feed: Pigs Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Fly-tipping Fly-tipping Pigs: Antibiotics Pigs: Organic Farming Food: Labelling Scallops: Dredging Swine Fever Agriculture: Genetic Engineering Fly-tipping Slaughterhouses Giant Hogweed Giant Hogweed Ragwort Control Act 2003 Japanese Knotweed Inland Waterways: Dredging African Swine Fever: Disease Control Bats and Owls: Conservation Fly Tipping Public Transport: Exhaust Emissions Construction: Urban Areas Poultry: Animal Welfare Neonicotinoids Agriculture: Migrant Workers Reservoirs Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency: Standards British Nationals Abroad: Coronavirus British Nationals Abroad: Coronavirus A15: Dual Carriageways Aviation: Coronavirus Parking: Coronavirus Driving Instruction: Coronavirus Biofuels: Agricultural Machinery Large Goods Vehicles: Coronavirus Large Goods Vehicles: Safety Measures Large Goods Vehicles: Testing Biofuels A1: Rutland Motor Vehicles: Insurance Selby-Hull railway line A1: Lincolnshire Road Humps Highway Code Roads: Accidents M40: Closures Motorways: Accidents A1 (M): Repairs and Maintenance Unmanned Air Vehicles: Regulation Unmanned Air Vehicles: Regulation M180: Repairs and Maintenance A1: Speed Limits A1: Repairs and Maintenance Motorways: Speed Limits Roads: Repairs and Maintenance Trailers: Testing Motor Vehicle Type Approval: Cars Motor Vehicle Type Approval: Cars Railways: Weather Motorways: Road Traffic Control M1 Road Traffic Control A1 (M): Speed Limits Roads: East Yorkshire Traffic Lights A1: Laybys Roads: Heating A15: Dual Carriageways Ragwort M62 Pigmeat: Nitrates Pregnancy: Leukaemia Hospitals: Construction WiFi: Health Hazards NHS: Vacancies Health Services: Rural Areas Health Services: Rural Areas Radio Waves: Health Hazards Food: Nitrates Meat: Fraud Food: Manufacturing Industries Primary Health Care: Internet General Practitioners: Labour Turnover Care Homes Health Services: Reciprocal Arrangements Auctions: Fraud Broadband: Yorkshire and the Humber Broadband: Standards Wind Power Summertime Vehicles: Fuels Post Offices: ICT Wind Power: Bats Nuclear Power Fracking: Insolvency Natural Gas: Competition Fracking: Insurance Fracking: Wells Fracking Fracking Probate Probate Full Sutton Prison Full Sutton Prison Prisoners: Literacy Prisoners: Literacy Unmanned Air Vehicles Prisons: Mobile Phones Wills