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Eddie Hughes

Conservative - Walsall North

Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Housing, Communities and Local Government)

(since January 2021)
Eddie Hughes is not a member of any APPGs


Department Event
Monday 1st March 2021
Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Legislation - Main Chamber
Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) (No. 2) Bill – report stage
Note: This event involves a Department with which this person is linked, and does not guarantee their actual attendance.
Department Event
Tuesday 2nd March 2021
Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Second Delegated Legislation Committee - Debate - General Committees
2 Mar 2021, 2:30 p.m.
(at 2:30 pm)
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Department Event
Tuesday 9th March 2021
Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Legislation - Main Chamber
Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) (No. 2) Bill – third reading
Note: This event involves a Department with which this person is linked, and does not guarantee their actual attendance.
Department Event
Tuesday 16th March 2021
Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Legislation - Main Chamber
Non-Domestic Rating (Public Lavatories) Bill – report stage
Note: This event involves a Department with which this person is linked, and does not guarantee their actual attendance.
Speeches
Monday 22nd February 2021
Oral Answers to Questions

We are indeed aiming for the very highest standards; I do not think anybody could accuse us of being anything …

Written Answers
Wednesday 26th February 2020
Electric Vehicles: Charging Points
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if he will take steps to ensure that the technology required to …
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Wednesday 13th September 2017
Carbon Monoxide (Detection and Safety) Bill 2017-19
The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will …
MP Financial Interests
Monday 16th March 2020
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel Ltd (CFI Ltd)
Address of donor: Blick Rothenberg, 7-10 Chandos Street, London W1G …
EDM signed
Tuesday 23rd April 2019
Exiting the European Union
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (Exit Day) (Amendment) …
Supported Legislation
Monday 11th March 2019
Online News Platforms (Regulation) 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 Walsall North Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
112,025
Petition Closed

Allow Premier League and Championship football clubs to introduce safe standing

Gov Responded - 3 May 2018 Debated on - 25 Jun 2018 View Eddie Hughes's petition debate contributions
8 Jun 2018
closed 2 years, 8 months ago

Safe Standing offers a much safer alternative to fans who wish to stand, rather than sit at football matches. After the highly successful introduction to rail seating at Celtic Park, as well as numerous Bundesliga clubs, many football fans feel that laws preventing standing areas should be relaxed.

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 Eddie Hughes'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

113,284
Petition Closed

Change the laws governing the use of fireworks to include a ban on public use

Gov Responded - 27 Oct 2017 Debated on - 29 Jan 2018 View Eddie Hughes's petition debate contributions
6 Apr 2018
closed 2 years, 10 months ago

Fireworks cause alarm, distress and anxiety to many people and animals. We call on the Secretary of State to make appropriate provision to secure that the risk of public use is the MINIMUM that is compatible with fireworks being used, as stated in Fireworks Act 2003 sect 2.


Most recent EDMs signed by Eddie Hughes

Date Tabled Title Signatures
11 Apr 2019
Eddie Hughes signed this EDM on Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Exiting the European Union

Tabled by: William Cash (Conservative - Stone)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (Exit Day) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2019 (S.I., 2019, No. 859), dated 11 April 2019, a copy of which was laid before this House on 11 April 2019, be annulled.
82 signatures
(Most recent: 29 Apr 2019)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 73
Democratic Unionist Party: 7
Independent: 1
Non-affiliated: 1
16 Apr 2018
Eddie Hughes signed this EDM on Tuesday 17th April 2018

NATIONAL SIKH AWARENESS AND HISTORY MONTH

Tabled by: Seema Malhotra (Labour (Co-op) - Feltham and Heston)
That this House extends congratulations to Sikhs celebrating Vaisakhi in the UK and around the world; notes that 14 April marks Vaisakhi and the founding of Khalsa in 1699 by the 10th Guru of the Sikhs, Guru Gobind Singh; further notes that Gurdwaras across the UK have organised Nagar Kirtan …
100 signatures
(Most recent: 21 May 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 56
Scottish National Party: 17
Conservative: 11
Liberal Democrat: 5
Independent: 5
Plaid Cymru: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Green Party: 1
View All Eddie Hughes's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

Eddie Hughes has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Eddie Hughes has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

2 Bills introduced by Eddie Hughes


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 regulate ground rents charged on leasehold properties; to make provision for a cap on ground rents; to make property developers liable for the legal costs of leaseholders seeking to vary certain ground rent contracts; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 25th June 2019
(Read Debate)
Next Event - 2nd reading: 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 requirements for carbon monoxide detectors; to make provision about carbon monoxide safety; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 13th September 2017
(Read Debate)

150 Written Questions

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NHS Trusts: Civil Proceedings Barts Health NHS Trust: Legal Costs Sepsis: Babies Abortion: Trials Abortion: Trials NHS Trusts: Legal Opinion Abortion Smoking: Regulation Tobacco: Packaging NHS: ICT Psychiatric Hospitals: West Midlands Mental Health Services: West Midlands Psychiatric Hospitals: Walsall Sepsis: Health Education Sepsis: Health Education Streptococcus: Screening Streptococcus: Screening Sepsis Sepsis: Screening Sepsis: Health Education Streptococcus: Screening Streptococcus: Screening Sepsis: Screening Carbon Monoxide: Poisoning Carbon Monoxide: Poisoning Carbon Monoxide: Poisoning Baby Care Units Voluntary Schools: Capital Investment Voluntary Schools: Capital Investment Voluntary Schools: Capital Investment Pupils: Truancy Special Educational Needs: Finance Pupil Referral Units: Walsall Academies: Finance Academies Academies : Finance Academies: Standards Academies: Standards Academies: Standards Regional Schools Commissioners: West Midlands Swift Academy Swift Academy Schools: Standards Schools: Walsall North Special Educational Needs: Walsall Social Mobility: Walsall North Apprentices Faith Schools: Admissions Universities: Admissions Faith Schools: Admissions Persecution of Christians across the Globe Independent Review Persecution of Christians across the Globe Independent Review Persecution of Christians across the Globe Independent Review Persecution of Christians across the Globe Independent Review Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Public Appointments Persecution of Christians across the Globe Independent Review Persecution of Christians across the Globe Independent Review Persecution of Christians across the Globe Independent Review Iraq: Religious Freedom West Africa: Religious Freedom Jagtar Singh Johal Jagtar Singh Johal Jagtar Singh Johal Iraq: Politics and Government Wildlife: Smuggling Gibraltar: ICT India: Sikhs India: Sikhs Housing: Repairs and Maintenance Carbon Monoxide: Alarms Shared Ownership Shared Ownership: Greater London Derelict Land: Walsall Shared Ownership Derelict Land Affordable Housing and Social Rented Housing Carbon Monoxide: Alarms Local Government: Property Carbon Monoxide: Alarms Digital Technology Revenue and Customs: Automation Customs: Distributed Ledger Technology Distributed Ledger Technology Cryptocurrencies: Taxation Customs: Distributed Ledger Technology Football: Taxation Cryptocurrencies Cryptocurrencies: Regulation Cryptocurrencies Cryptocurrencies