Parliamentary Under Secretary of State and Assistant Government Whip

Alex Chalk MP

Alex Chalk MP

Biography

Alex Chalk was appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State in the Ministry of Justice and Assistant Government Whip on 14 February 2020.

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Parliamentary Under Secretary of State

  • Family law and justice
  • Domestic abuse and violence (MoJ lead)
  • Legal aid
  • Legal support
  • Victims
  • Mental capacity and the Office of the Public Guardian
  • Race disparity in the justice system
  • Coroners, burials, inquests and inquiries
  • Miscarriages of justice
  • Criminal law
  • Human Rights
  • Lawfare
  • Devolved Administrations and devolution
  • Independent Monitoring Authority
  • Shadow Commons minister for Lord Keen’s portfolio
  • Supporting the Secretary of State on future EU relationship and international business
  • Parliamentary Minister

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Ministry of Justice

Assistant Government Whip

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