Bob Stewart Portrait

Bob Stewart

Conservative - Beckenham


Select Committee Meeting
Wednesday 24th February 2021
08:45
Northern Ireland Affairs Committee - Oral evidence
24 Feb 2021, 8:45 a.m.
(at 9:30 am) Dr Esmond Birnie, Senior Economist, Ulster University Business School Sam Lowe, Senior Research Fellow, Centre for European Reform David Henig, Director, UK Trade Policy Project, European Centre for International Political Economy
Save to Calendar
Select Committee Meeting
Wednesday 3rd March 2021
14:30
Northern Ireland Affairs Committee - Private Meeting
3 Mar 2021, 2:30 p.m.
Save to Calendar
Speeches
Tuesday 23rd February 2021
Death of PC Yvonne Fletcher

I thank the hon. Member. All I can say to that is that I entirely agree with him on the …

Written Answers
Wednesday 2nd December 2020
Gibraltar: UK Relations with EU
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, whether any agreement on the future relationship between …
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Tuesday 3rd May 2011
Planning (Green Belt Protection) Bill 2010-12
A Bill to increase the powers available to local authorities in relation to unauthorised development of green belt and greenfield …
Tweets
None available
MP Financial Interests
Saturday 11th January 2020
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Claire Podbielski-Stewart, as part-time Senior Parliamentary Assistant. (Registered 15 May 2015)
EDM signed
Monday 8th July 2019
LIBEL LAW (NORTHERN IRELAND)
That this House applauds the success of the Defamation Act 2013 in deterring opportunistic and vexatious libel claims in England …

Debate information

To view all Bob Stewart's debates Click here

Significant Beckenham Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
150,324
Petition Closed

Immunity for soldiers who worked in Northern Ireland.

Gov Responded - 1 Apr 2019 Debated on - 20 May 2019 View Bob Stewart's petition debate contributions
13 Sep 2019
closed 1 year, 5 months ago

Do not prosecute the military for its work in Northern Ireland. Our military should be excused all criminal investigations after a period of time.

107,352
Petition Closed

Reclassify the theft of a pet to a specific crime in its own right.

Gov Responded - 27 Feb 2018 Debated on - 2 Jul 2018 View Bob Stewart's petition debate contributions
8 Aug 2018
closed 2 years, 6 months ago

Review the sentencing guidelines for theft offences, so that where the theft of a family pet is involved, monetary value is irrelevant for the categorisation of the crime for sentencing purposes.

Ensure Police Forces are given appropriate guidance and training to record and investigate cases.

100,752
Petition Closed

End the export of live farm animals after Brexit.

Gov Responded - 16 Oct 2017 Debated on - 26 Feb 2018 View Bob Stewart's petition debate contributions
19 Mar 2018
closed 2 years, 11 months ago

The transport of live animals exported from the UK causes immense suffering. This trade is governed by EU law, not the UK Government.

The Government should plan legislation to ban the export of live farm animals in favour of a carcass only trade and introduce this as soon as we leave the EU.


Most recent EDMs signed by Bob Stewart

Date Tabled Title Signatures
8 Jul 2019
Bob Stewart signed this EDM as a sponsor on Monday 8th July 2019

LIBEL LAW (NORTHERN IRELAND)

Tabled by: Baroness Hoey (Non-affiliated - Vauxhall)
That this House applauds the success of the Defamation Act 2013 in deterring opportunistic and vexatious libel claims in England and Wales; regrets that the Northern Ireland Assembly's refusal to extend that act to Northern Ireland has had the predicted effect of making the province a forum for libel bullies; …
4 signatures
(Most recent: 11 Jul 2019)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 3
Non-affiliated: 1
19 Dec 2017
Bob Stewart signed this EDM on Tuesday 19th December 2017

NATIONAL SIKH WAR MEMORIAL

Tabled by: Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi (Labour - Slough)
That this House appreciates the extraordinary bravery and sacrifices of Sikh soldiers in service of Great Britain, including during both World Wars, and supports the erection of a permanent national monument in a prime central London location to commemorate and highlight these contributions; notes that for over a decade there …
265 signatures
(Most recent: 2 Feb 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 171
Conservative: 32
Scottish National Party: 26
Independent: 10
Liberal Democrat: 9
Democratic Unionist Party: 9
Plaid Cymru: 3
Non-affiliated: 2
The Independent Group for Change: 2
Crossbench: 1
Green Party: 1
View All Bob Stewart's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

Bob Stewart has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Bob Stewart has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

1 Bill introduced by Bob Stewart


A Bill to increase the powers available to local authorities in relation to unauthorised development of green belt and greenfield land; and for connected purposes


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 3rd May 2011

Bob Stewart has not supported any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting