James Heappey weekly: No.20

by Ben D-T


Week 12 September – 18 September

In a week when Diane James was elected the leader of the UK Independence Party, David Cameron announced he was standing down as an MP, and the last hustings of the Labour leadership election was broadcast on Sky News, what did James Heappey do?

Speeches and written questions

James Heappey has not spoken in any Parliamentary debates since 8 September when he contributed at length to a debate on the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Voting record James Heappey did not vote in any Commons divisions this week.

Energy and climate change select committee

The Energy and Climate Change Select Committee are yet to hold any oral evidence sessions since Parliament came back from its summer recess.

Details of this are hard to find but James Heappey’s lack of activity in Parliament this week may be explained by a visit to a US based electricity company.