First elected: 6th May 2010
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e-Petitions are administered by Parliament and allow members of the public to express support for a particular issue.
If an e-petition reaches 10,000 signatures the Government will issue a written response.
If an e-petition reaches 100,000 signatures the petition becomes eligible for a Parliamentary debate (usually Monday 4.30pm in Westminster Hall).
These initiatives were driven by David Rutley, and are more likely to reflect personal policy preferences.
MPs who are act as Ministers or Shadow Ministers are generally restricted from performing Commons initiatives other than Urgent Questions.
David Rutley has not been granted any Urgent Questions
David Rutley has not been granted any Adjournment Debates
David Rutley has not introduced any legislation before Parliament
David Rutley has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting
The Department has placed Avanti West Coast on a short-term contract and challenged it to deliver the urgent improvement in services required.