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David Lammy

Labour - Tottenham

Shadow Lord Chancellor and Shadow Secretary of State for Justice

(since April 2020)

Select Committee Meeting
Wednesday 10th March 2021
13:45
European Scrutiny Committee - Private Meeting
10 Mar 2021, 1:45 p.m.
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Department Event
Wednesday 3rd March 2021
Ministry of Justice
Legislation - Main Chamber
Counter-Terrorism and Sentencing Bill – report stage
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Department Event
Tuesday 16th March 2021
Ministry of Justice
Oral questions - Main Chamber
16 Mar 2021, 11:30 a.m.
Justice (including topical questions)
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Speeches
Tuesday 2nd February 2021
Oral Answers to Questions

The Government’s answer to the question about the scale of the crisis in our justice system is that the backlog …

Written Answers
Wednesday 24th February 2021
Administrative Law Independent Review
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if she will publish her Department's submission to the The …
Early Day Motions
Thursday 4th June 2020
Legal Aid and Advice
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Civil Legal Aid (Remuneration) (Amendment) (Coronavirus) Regulations 2020 …
Bills
None available
MP Financial Interests
Monday 6th July 2020
1. Employment and earnings
1 June 2020, received £1,640 (50% of original fee) from We Are Creative Equals 93 Chatterton Road, Bromley BR2 9QQ, …
EDM signed
Monday 18th January 2021
Godfrey Colin Cameron
That this House is deeply saddened by news of the death of Godfrey Colin Cameron, a hardworking member of Parliamentary …
Supported Legislation
Tuesday 26th February 2019
Terms of Withdrawal from the EU (Referendum) (No. 2) Bill 2017-19
The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will …

Debate information

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Significant Tottenham Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
72,241
Petition Closed

Increase college funding to sustainable levels - all students deserve equality!

Gov Responded - 25 Feb 2019 Debated on - 21 Jan 2019 View Mr David Lammy's petition debate contributions
10 Apr 2019
closed 1 year, 10 months ago

We call on the Government to urgently increase college funding to sustainable levels, including immediate parity with recently announced increases to schools funding. This will give all students a fair chance, give college staff fair pay and provide the high-quality skills the country needs.

156,835
Petition Closed

Call on PM to take action to build public trust in the Grenfell Tower Inquiry

Gov Responded - 5 Jan 2018 Debated on - 14 May 2018 View Mr David Lammy's petition debate contributions
30 May 2018
closed 2 years, 9 months ago

Bereaved families & survivors call on PM to exercise her powers under the Inquiries Act 2005 to appoint additional panel members with decision making power to sit alongside Chair in Grenfell Tower Inquiry: to ensure those affected have confidence in & are willing to fully participate in the Inquiry

180,482
Petition Closed

Amnesty for anyone who was a minor that arrived In Britain between 1948 to 1971

Gov Responded - 23 May 2018 Debated on - 30 Apr 2018 View Mr David Lammy's petition debate contributions
6 Oct 2018
closed 2 years, 4 months ago

Windrush Generation were invited as settlers and as British subjects. Minors also had the right to stay.We call on the government to stop all deportations, change the burden of proof and establish an amnesty for anyone who was a minor.The government should also provide compensation for loss & hurt.


Most recent EDMs signed by David Lammy

Date Tabled Title Signatures
14 Jan 2021
David Lammy signed this EDM on Monday 18th January 2021

Godfrey Colin Cameron

Tabled by: Chris Stephens (Scottish National Party - Glasgow South West)
That this House is deeply saddened by news of the death of Godfrey Colin Cameron, a hardworking member of Parliamentary security staff and member of the PCS trade union who passed away aged just 55 after contracting covid-19; extends our sincere condolences to his devoted wife Hyacinth, children Leon and …
139 signatures
(Most recent: 8 Feb 2021)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 117
Scottish National Party: 16
Plaid Cymru: 3
Independent: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
6 Jul 2020
David Lammy signed this EDM as a sponsor on Monday 6th July 2020

Enforcement

Tabled by: Keir Starmer (Labour - Holborn and St Pancras)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Taking Control of Goods and Certification of Enforcement Agents (Amendment) (No. 2) (Coronavirus) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 614), dated 19 June 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 19 June 2020, be annulled.
18 signatures
(Most recent: 15 Sep 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 18
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Commons initiatives


797 Written Questions

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