Ten Minute Bills of the 2019-2021 Parliament


Ten Minute Bills are Presentation Bills for which the sponsor makes a 10 minute speech before the house outlining the reasons for their legislation.

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45 Bills in initial stages

Title Bill Type Last Event Next Event Date Last Updated
Remote Participation in House of Commons Proceedings Bill 2019-21
Presented by Dawn Butler (Labour)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 16 September, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

23 Oct 2020

16 Oct 2020, 11:14 a.m.

A Bill to require the Leader of the House of Commons to move a Motion asserting the equal right of all Members of the House of Commons to participate in proceedings and establishing mechanisms for MPs unable to attend Westminster to vote remotely and to participate remotely in proceedings, including debates and general committees.

Commons - 20%

Assaults on Retail Workers (Offences) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Alex Norris (Labour (Co-op))
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 16 March, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

8 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 12:12 p.m.

A Bill to make certain offences, including malicious wounding, grievous or actual bodily harm and common assault, aggravated when perpetrated against a retail worker in the course of their employment; to make provision about the sentencing of persons convicted of such aggravated offences; and for connected purposes

Commons - 20%

Automatic Electoral Registration Bill 2019-21
Presented by Judith Cummins (Labour)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 16 June, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

8 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 12:03 p.m.

A Bill to impose certain duties upon Her Majesty’s Government to ensure the accuracy, completeness and utility of electoral registers; to make provision for the sharing of data for the purposes of electoral registration; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Death by Dangerous Driving (Sentencing) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Theresa May (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 21 July, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

8 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 12:19 p.m.

A Bill to amend the Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988 to increase the maximum sentence for causing death by dangerous driving to life imprisonment; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Doctors and Nurses (Developing Countries) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Andrew Mitchell (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 17 November, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

8 Jan 2021

18 Nov 2020, 12:21 p.m.

A Bill to require the Secretary of State to report on the merits of a scheme for the United Kingdom to pay to train two doctors or nurses in developing countries for each doctor or nurse recruited to the National Health Service from those countries.

Commons - 20%

Immigration (Health and Social Care Staff) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Christine Jardine (Liberal Democrat)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 1 September, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

8 Jan 2021

9 Nov 2020, 1:14 p.m.

A Bill to grant indefinite leave to remain to health and social care staff; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Magistrates (Retirement Age) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Edward Timpson (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 7 July, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

8 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 12:25 p.m.

A Bill to amend section 13 of the Courts Act 2003 to change the retirement age for magistrates from 70 to 75; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Pedicabs (London) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Nickie Aiken (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 9 June, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

8 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 12:18 p.m.

A Bill to provide for the regulation of the carrying of passengers in Greater London by pedal cycles and power-assisted pedal cycles for hire or reward; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Public Advocate (No. 2) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Maria Eagle (Labour)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 22 April, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

8 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 12:17 p.m.

A Bill to establish a public advocate to provide advice to, and act as data controller for, representatives of the deceased after major incidents.

Commons - 20%

Remote Participation in House of Commons Proceedings (Motion) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Dawn Butler (Labour)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 16 September, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

8 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 12:18 p.m.

A Bill to require the Leader of the House of Commons to move a Motion asserting the equal right of all Members of the House of Commons to participate in proceedings and establishing mechanisms for MPs unable to attend Westminster to vote remotely and to participate remotely in proceedings, including debates and general committees.

Commons - 20%

Demonstrations (Abortion Clinics) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Rupa Huq (Labour)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 24 June, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

15 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 3:01 p.m.

A Bill to restrict demonstrations in the vicinity of abortion clinics; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Equal Pay (Information and Claims) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Stella Creasy (Labour (Co-op))
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 20 October, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

15 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 3:58 p.m.

A Bill to make provision for a right for employees to obtain information relating to the pay of a comparator; to reform remedies and time limits relating to equal pay; to provide a right to equal pay where a single source can rectify unequal pay; to amend the statutory statement of particulars to include equal pay; to provide for requirements on certain employers to publish information about the differences in pay between male and female employees and between employees of different ethnic origins; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Problem Drug Use Bill 2019-21
Presented by Tommy Sheppard (Scottish National Party)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 29 September, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

15 Jan 2021

30 Sep 2020, 11:02 a.m.

A Bill to require the Secretary of State to declare problem drug use a public health emergency; to require the Secretary of State to review the effects of welfare sanctions on people who use drugs; to make the Department for Health and Social Care the lead department for drugs policy; to require the Secretary of State to respond publicly to recommendations of the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs; to amend the classification of drugs in the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971; to make provision for safe drug consumption facilities; to decriminalise the possession of small quantities of drugs for personal use; to make provision about the stigmatisation of problem drug use; to amend the Equality Act 2010 to recognise drug dependence as a health condition; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Supported Accommodation Bill 2019-21
Presented by Steve McCabe (Labour)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 18 November, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

15 Jan 2021

19 Nov 2020, 10:33 a.m.

A Bill to require developers to disclose for planning purposes an intention to use a building for supported housing or other accommodation that is specified for the purposes of Universal Credit and Housing Benefit; to establish a suitability test for accommodation proposed for such use; to make provision about the fitness of persons to be landlords or managers of supported or other specified accommodation; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Supported Housing (Regulation) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Kerry McCarthy (Labour)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 11 November, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

15 Jan 2021

12 Nov 2020, 9:50 a.m.

A Bill to regulate supported housing; to make provision about local authority oversight and the enforcement of standards of accommodation and support in supported housing; to prohibit the placing of children in care in unregulated accommodation; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Business Standards Bill 2019-21
Presented by John McDonnell (Labour)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 30 September, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

22 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 4:35 p.m.

A Bill to establish an accreditation scheme for businesses that meet standards regarding the treatment of workers, the payment of taxes and environmental practices; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Conveyancing Standards Bill 2019-21
Presented by Marco Longhi (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 7 October, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

22 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 4:36 p.m.

A Bill to establish minimum standards regarding searches and assessments of risk for solicitors and licensed conveyancers acting on behalf of purchasers of residential properties; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Disabled Facilities Grants (Review) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Liz Twist (Labour)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 14 July, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

22 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 4:27 p.m.

A Bill to require the Secretary of State to review the Disabled Facilities Grants system; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Rule of Law (Enforcement by Public Authorities) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Christopher Chope (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons (no debate) 2nd reading: House of Commons

22 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 4:16 p.m.

A Bill to require public authorities to exercise their statutory powers to investigate and take enforcement action for breaches of the law; to make provision for sanctions for failing to take such action; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Vehicle Registration Offences (Penalty Points) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Andrew Griffith (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 21 October, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

22 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 4:40 p.m.

A Bill to make vehicle registration offences under the Vehicle Excise and Registration Act 1994 attract driving record penalty points; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Welfare (Terminal Illness) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Jessica Morden (Labour)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 22 July, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

22 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 4:33 p.m.

A Bill to make provision about terminally ill people in the welfare system.

Commons - 20%

Wellbeing of Future Generations (No. 2) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Caroline Lucas (Green Party)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 24 March, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

22 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 5:33 p.m.

A Bill to make provision for requiring public bodies to act in pursuit of the United Kingdom’s environmental, social, economic and cultural wellbeing by meeting wellbeing objectives, publishing future generations impact assessments, accounting for preventative spending, and through public services contracts; to establish a Commissioner for Future Generations for the United Kingdom; to establish a Joint Parliamentary Committee on Future Generations; to require companies to consider the impact of their activities on the United Kingdom’s wellbeing; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Company Transparency (Carbon in Supply Chains) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Karen Bradley (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
2nd reading: House of Commons 16 October, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

29 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 5:09 p.m.

A Bill to require companies to prepare an annual statement on carbon in their supply chains; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Employment (Dismissal and Re-employment) (No. 2) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Gavin Newlands (Scottish National Party)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 4 November, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

29 Jan 2021

9 Nov 2020, 1:20 p.m.

A Bill to prohibit employers dismissing employees and subsequently re-employing them for the purpose of diminishing the terms and conditions of employment; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Hong Kong Bill 2019-21
Presented by Alistair Carmichael (Liberal Democrat)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 25 February, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

29 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 5:12 p.m.

A Bill to place requirements on the Government relating to the Sino-British Joint Declaration 1984 and human rights in Hong Kong; to make provision about immigration for Hong Kong residents including granting rights to live in the United Kingdom; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Recall of MPs (Change of Party Affiliation) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Anthony Mangnall (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 2 September, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

29 Jan 2021

4 Nov 2020, 5:04 p.m.

A Bill to enable the recall of Members of the House of Commons who voluntarily change their political party affiliation; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Digitally Altered Body Images Bill 2019-21
Presented by Luke Evans (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 15 September, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

5 Feb 2021

4 Nov 2020, 5:27 p.m.

A Bill to require advertisers, broadcasters and publishers to display a logo in cases where an image of a human body or body part has been digitally altered in its proportions; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Dogs and Domestic Animals (Accommodation and Protection) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Andrew Rosindell (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 14 October, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

5 Feb 2021

4 Nov 2020, 5:27 p.m.

A Bill to establish rights to keep dogs and other animals in domestic accommodation; to make provision about the protection of the welfare of dogs and other domestic animals; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Jet Skis (Licensing) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Hywel Williams (Plaid Cymru)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 10 November, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

5 Feb 2021

11 Nov 2020, 11:05 a.m.

A Bill to establish a system of licensing for drivers of jet skis; to create the offence of driving a jet ski without a licence; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Local Electricity Bill 2019-21
Presented by Peter Aldous (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 10 June, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

5 Feb 2021

4 Nov 2020, 5:25 p.m.

A Bill to enable electricity generators to become local electricity suppliers; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Pets (Microchips) Bill 2019-21
Presented by James Daly (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 23 September, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

5 Feb 2021

4 Nov 2020, 5:26 p.m.

A Bill to make provision regarding pets with microchips; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Planning (Proper Maintenance of Land) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Jonathan Gullis (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 22 September, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

5 Feb 2021

4 Nov 2020, 5:26 p.m.

A Bill to make provision for increased fines for failures to comply with a notice under section 215 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990.

Commons - 20%

Children (Access to Treatment) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Bambos Charalambous (Labour)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 18 March, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

26 Feb 2021

4 Nov 2020, 5:58 p.m.

A Bill to make provision about children’s access to medical treatment; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Desecration of War Memorials Bill 2019-21
Presented by Jonathan Gullis (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 23 June, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

26 Feb 2021

4 Nov 2020, 6 p.m.

A Bill to create the offence of desecrating a war memorial; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Houses in Multiple Occupation Bill 2019-21
Presented by Ian Levy (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 9 September, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

26 Feb 2021

4 Nov 2020, 5:59 p.m.

A Bill to amend the law relating to the licensing of Houses in Multiple Occupation; to increase penalties for the contravention of such licences; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Marriage and Civil Partnership (Minimum Age) (No.2) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Pauline Latham (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 6 October, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

26 Feb 2021

16 Nov 2020, 11:34 a.m.

A Bill to revoke parental or judicial consent which permits the marriage or civil partnership of a child and to criminalise child marriage or civil partnership under the age of 18; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

School Breakfast Bill 2019-21
Presented by Emma Lewell-Buck (Labour)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 13 October, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

26 Feb 2021

4 Nov 2020, 6:02 p.m.

A Bill to require schools to provide breakfast club facilities; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Sexual Offences (Sports Coaches) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Tracey Crouch (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 17 June, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

26 Feb 2021

4 Nov 2020, 6:03 p.m.

A Bill to amend the Sexual Offences Act 2003 to make sports coach a position of trust for the purposes of child sex offences; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Workers (Definition and Rights) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Chris Stephens (Scottish National Party)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 26 February, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

26 Feb 2021

4 Nov 2020, 5:57 p.m.

A Bill to amend the definition of worker; to make provision about workers’ rights; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Aviation Banning Orders (Disruptive Passengers) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Gareth Johnson (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 10 March, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

5 Mar 2021

13 May 2020, 5:50 p.m.

A Bill to make provision for court orders to prohibit disruptive passengers from flying.

Commons - 20%

White Goods (Registration) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Yvonne Fovargue (Labour)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 8 September, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

5 Mar 2021

13 Oct 2020, 12:20 p.m.

A Bill to require retailers to register white goods at the point of sale to facilitate product recall; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Food Labelling (Environmental Sustainability) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Chris Grayling (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 3 November, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

12 Mar 2021

4 Nov 2020, 11:01 a.m.

A Bill to require food manufacturers to label products to indicate the environmental sustainability of their origins; and for connected purposes

Commons - 20%

New Homes (New Development Standards) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Geoffrey Clifton-Brown (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 30 June, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

12 Mar 2021

1 Jul 2020, 11:43 a.m.

A Bill to require residential developers to meet minimum standards of provision for insulation, broadband connectivity and electric car charging points in new homes; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%

Pregnancy and Maternity (Redundancy Protection) Bill 2019-21
Presented by Maria Miller (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 8 July, 2020 2nd reading: House of Commons

12 Mar 2021

8 Oct 2020, 11:24 a.m.

A Bill to prohibit redundancy during pregnancy and maternity leave and for six months after the end of the pregnancy or leave, except in specified circumstances; and for connected purposes

Commons - 20%

Tree-lined Streets Bill 2019-21
Presented by Chris Clarkson (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 15 July, 2020 16 Jul 2020, 10:49 a.m.

A Bill to require building developers to ensure that the streets of major new developments are lined with trees; and for connected purposes.

Commons - 20%