Parliamentary Groups and Committees

Parliamentary Groups and Committees involved in issues of concern to the Open Rights Group.

Parliamentary Groups

Name Chairperson Subject Type Status
All-Party Parliamentary Group for the Computer and Video Games Industry Tom Watson MP, John Whittingdale MP Computer games, video games All-Party Group Active
All-Party Parliamentary Commercial Radio Group Anne Begg MP Commercial radio industry All-Party Group Active
All-Party Parliamentary Group on Communications John Robertson MP Communications industry All-Party Group Active
Associate Parliamentary Design and Innovation Group Barry Sheerman MP, Gavin Williamson MP Design and innovation industries/communities All-Party Group Active
Digital Economy All-Party Parliamentary Group Eric Joyce MP Digital economy legislation and issues All-Party Group
All-Party Parliamentary Group on Electoral Reform Richard Burden MP Electoral reform All-Party Group Active
All-Party Parliamentary Film Industry Group Kevin Barron MP Film industry All-Party Group Active
All-Party Parliamentary Intellectual Property Group John Whittingdale MP Intellectual property All-Party Group Active
All-Party Parliamentary Jazz Appreciation Group Michael Connarty MP Jazz All-Party Group Active
All-Party Parliamentary Libel Reform Group Paul Farrelly MP Libel reform All-Party Group Active
All Party Internet Group - Internet All-Party Group Inactive[1]
Joint Committee on Human Rights Lord Bowness Human Rights Joint Committee Active
Select Committee on Business, Innovation and Skills Adrian Bailey MP Business, innovation and skills Select Committee Active
Select Committee on Culture, Media and Sport John Whittingdale MP Culture and media Select Committee Active
Select Committee on Education and Skills - Education Select Committee Inactive
Select Committee on the European Union Lord Roper European Union business Select Committee Active
Select Committee on Justice Alan Beith MP Justice Select Committee Active
Select Committee on Science and Technology Andrew Miller MP science and technology Select Committee Active
Parliamentary Information Technology Committee Alun Michael MP Information technology - Active
  1. Merged with the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Communications