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Bim Afolami

Conservative - Hitchin and Harpenden


Oral Question
Tuesday 2nd March 2021
11:30
None
Oral Question No. 18
What plans he has to ensure that the UK and other donors contribute funding to the Global Partnership for Education replenishment in 2021.
Speeches
Monday 18th January 2021
Oral Answers to Questions

Many students have suffered as a result of inadequate teaching and pastoral care at their universities, in addition to unfair …

Written Answers
Monday 9th November 2020
Food: Coronavirus
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how much money has been disbursed by …
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Wednesday 5th February 2020
British Library Board (Power to Borrow) Bill 2019-21
A Bill to provide the British Library Board with a power to borrow money.
MP Financial Interests
Monday 6th July 2020
1. Employment and earnings
From 15 June 2020 until further notice, adviser to Time Partners, New Derwent House, 69-73 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8TA. …
EDM signed
Thursday 22nd February 2018
FLY TIPPING AND COMMUNITY PAYBACK
That this House calls on the Secretary of State for Justice to simplify the court process for the prosecution of …

Debate information

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Significant Hitchin and Harpenden Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
203,235
Petition Closed

Rescind Art.50 if Vote Leave has broken Electoral Laws regarding 2016 referendum

Gov Responded - 9 Jan 2019 Debated on - 10 Sep 2018 View Bim Afolami's petition debate contributions
12 Jan 2019
closed 2 years, 1 month ago

If Vote Leave has broken any laws regarding overspending in 2016 EU referendum then Art.50 should be immediately withdrawn and full EU membership continued.


Most recent EDMs signed by Bim Afolami

Date Tabled Title Signatures
5 Feb 2018
Bim Afolami signed this EDM on Thursday 22nd February 2018

FLY TIPPING AND COMMUNITY PAYBACK

Tabled by: Mike Penning (Conservative - Hemel Hempstead)
That this House calls on the Secretary of State for Justice to simplify the court process for the prosecution of fly-tippers; and to introduce community payback sentencing for fly-tippers to help address the increase in illegal fly tipping.
45 signatures
(Most recent: 21 May 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 25
Conservative: 13
Democratic Unionist Party: 4
Independent: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
Crossbench: 1
25 Oct 2017
Bim Afolami signed this EDM on Thursday 23rd November 2017

DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT

Tabled by: Daniel Zeichner (Labour - Cambridge)
That this House notes the findings published by Leonard Cheshire Disability, as part of its Untapped Talent campaign on disability employment, that 60 per cent of young disabled people said they did not receive the right support in order to move towards employment; encourages the Government to do more to …
59 signatures
(Most recent: 24 Jan 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 29
Scottish National Party: 17
Independent: 4
Conservative: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Liberal Democrat: 2
Crossbench: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
Green Party: 1
View All Bim Afolami's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

Bim Afolami has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Bim Afolami has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

3 Bills introduced by Bim Afolami


A Bill to provide the British Library Board with a power to borrow money.


Last Event - Committee Debate: House of Commons
Wednesday 30th September 2020
(Read Debate)
Next Event - Report stage: House of Commons
Date TBA

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. A Bill to make provision about substance testing in prisons and similar institutions.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 17th April 2018
(Read Debate)

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. A Bill to make provision for a single compensation scheme for passengers across train operators; to require train operators to pay automatic compensation to season ticket holders and certain other passengers where certain standards of service are not met; to allow train operators to recover compensation paid to passengers from Network Rail in certain circumstances; to establish a body to administer rail compensation; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 4th July 2018

Bim Afolami has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


74 Written Questions

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Food: Coronavirus VAT: Coronavirus Business: Loans Insolvency and VAT Insolvency Research and Development Tax Credit Advertising: Internet Taxation Infrastructure: Capital Investment Corporation Tax Stamp Duty Land Tax Taxation: Disclosure of Information Multinational Companies: Taxation Non-domestic Rates Income Tax: Tax Rates and Bands Fuels: Excise Duties Taxation: Electronic Government Transport: Refrigeration Transport: Refrigeration Transport: Refrigeration Govia Thameslink Railway Govia Thameslink Railway Railways: Timetables East Midlands Trains Railways: Expenditure Roads: Hertfordshire Roads: Repairs and Maintenance Railway Stations: Stevenage Rolling Stock Special Educational Needs: Finance Private Education Education: Finance Schools: Expenditure Schools: Finance Special Educational Needs: Finance Industry: Training Higher Education Private Rented Housing: Evictions Community Assets Green Belt Housing: Construction Social Services and Transport: Expenditure Housing Infrastructure Fund: Hertfordshire Neighbourhood Development Plans Housing: Construction Gender Recognition: Health Services Pharmacy: Health Services Pharmacy: Health Services Pharmacy: Scotland Pharmacy: Health Services NHS: Capital Investment NHS: Social Services