Chris Bryant Portrait

Chris Bryant

Labour - Rhondda


Oral Question
Monday 1st March 2021
14:30
Department for Education
Oral Question No. 17
What estimate he has made of the number of pupils under the age of 18 who are in receipt of specialist education support as a result of experiencing a brain injury in the last 12 months.
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Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 2nd March 2021
09:00
Committee on Standards - Oral evidence
2 Mar 2021, 9 a.m.
(at 9:30 am) Dr Claire Foster-Gilbert, Director, Westminster Abbey Institute (at 10:30 am) Ken Gall, President, FDA, Trade Union Side, House of Commons Dave Penman, General Secretary, FDA, House of Commons
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Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 2nd March 2021
13:45
Foreign Affairs Committee - Oral evidence
2 Mar 2021, 1:45 p.m.
(at 2:30 pm) Dr Samantha Hoffman, Senior Analyst, Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) Dr Radomir Tylecote, Director, Defence and Security for Democracy Unit, Civitas (at 3:30 pm) Chloe Cranston, Business and Human Rights Manager, Anti-Slavery International Sophie Richardson, China Director, Human Rights Watch
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Oral Question
Thursday 4th March 2021
10:10
None
Oral Question No. 15
What representations he has had on the length of the short campaign period between dissolution of Parliament and a General Election.
Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 9th March 2021
09:00
Committee of Privileges - Private Meeting
9 Mar 2021, 9 a.m.
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Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 16th March 2021
09:00
Committee on Standards - Private Meeting
16 Mar 2021, 9 a.m.
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Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 23rd March 2021
09:00
Committee on Standards - Private Meeting
23 Mar 2021, 9 a.m.
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Speeches
Tuesday 23rd February 2021
Oral Answers to Questions

I wonder whether the Health Secretary would agree with me that coronavirus has not only changed many of the ways …

Written Answers
Monday 22nd February 2021
Coal: Mining
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, how many disused coal tips there are in …
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Wednesday 19th July 2017
Assaults on Emergency Workers (Offences) Act 2018
To make provision about offences when perpetrated against emergency workers, and persons assisting such workers; to make certain offences aggravated …
Tweets
None available
MP Financial Interests
Monday 8th June 2020
1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Guardian News and Media, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU, for articles in the Guardian and …
EDM signed
Thursday 25th February 2021
Plastic waste exports
That this House notes that UK exports of unsorted plastic waste to non-OECD countries are allowed when given prior informed …
Supported Legislation
Monday 6th July 2020
Tibet (Reciprocal Access) Bill 2019-21
A Bill to require the Secretary of State to report annually on restrictions on access by UK nationals to Tibet …

Debate information

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Sparring Partners
John Bercow (Speaker) (457 debate interactions) View debates with John Bercow Mark Harper (Conservative) (269 debate interactions) View debates with Mark Harper Jacob Rees-Mogg (Conservative) Lord President of the Council and Leader of the House of Commons (199 debate interactions) View debates with Jacob Rees-Mogg View All MP Sparring Partners

Significant Rhondda Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
117,716
Petition Closed

Make fair transitional state pension arrangements for 1950’s women

Gov Responded - 27 Sep 2017 Debated on - 14 Dec 2017 View Chris Bryant's petition debate contributions
13 Mar 2018
closed 2 years, 11 months ago

That this Government without delay recognises the need for a non-means tested bridging pension for women born on or after 6/4/1950 who are affected by the 1995 and 2011 Pension Acts and compensate those at risk of losing up to around £45,000, to also give proper notification for any future changes.


Most recent EDMs signed by Chris Bryant

Date Tabled Title Signatures
21 Jan 2021
Chris Bryant signed this EDM on Thursday 25th February 2021

Plastic waste exports

Tabled by: Sarah Olney (Liberal Democrat - Richmond Park)
That this House notes that UK exports of unsorted plastic waste to non-OECD countries are allowed when given prior informed consent; further notes that from 1 January 2021, the EU no longer allows that practice; recognises that a ban on plastic exports outside of developed countries was a commitment in …
15 signatures
(Most recent: 25 Feb 2021)
Signatures by party:
Liberal Democrat: 5
Plaid Cymru: 3
Labour: 3
Independent: 1
Conservative: 1
Alliance: 1
Green Party: 1
27 Jan 2021
Chris Bryant signed this EDM on Wednesday 27th January 2021

Visas for musicians in the EU

Tabled by: Harriet Harman (Labour - Camberwell and Peckham)
That this House applauds the over 100 musicians who wrote to The Times on 20 January 2021 and agrees that the UK Government must immediately seek supplementary agreement with the EU to secure the ability of all creative workers including musicians, performers, their equipment and others such as technicians to …
79 signatures
(Most recent: 11 Feb 2021)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 43
Scottish National Party: 17
Liberal Democrat: 10
Plaid Cymru: 3
Independent: 3
Social Democratic & Labour Party: 2
Conservative: 1
Green Party: 1
Alliance: 1
View All Chris Bryant's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

10 Urgent Questions tabled by Chris Bryant

Date Forum Title
11 Oct 2018 Commons Chamber Foreign Fighters and the Death Penalty
8 Feb 2018 Commons Chamber Same-Sex Marriage in Bermuda
23 Feb 2016 Commons Chamber Short Money
11 Feb 2016 Commons Chamber Short Money and Policy Development Grant
28 Oct 2015 Commons Chamber Commons Financial Privilege
1 Jun 2015 Commons Chamber FIFA
9 Jul 2014 Commons Chamber Universal Credit
24 Mar 2014 Commons Chamber Inherited Social Housing Tenancies
19 Dec 2011 Commons Chamber Foreign National Offenders
8 Feb 2011 Commons Chamber Russia (Exclusion of Journalist)

Chris Bryant has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

2 Bills introduced by Chris Bryant


To make provision about offences when perpetrated against emergency workers, and persons assisting such workers; to make certain offences aggravated when perpetrated against such workers in the exercise of their duty; to require persons suspected of certain assaults against such workers which may pose a health risk to provide intimate samples and to make it an offence, without reasonable excuse, to refuse to provide such samples; and for connected purposes.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Thursday 13th September 2018 and was enacted into law.


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 require schools to provide sex and relationships education to registered pupils; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 8th September 2010

507 Written Questions

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