Holly Lynch Portrait

Holly Lynch

Labour - Halifax

Shadow Minister (Home Office)

(since April 2020)

Department Event
Tuesday 2nd March 2021
Home Office
Orders and regulations - Main Chamber
Draft Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act 2002 (Juxtaposed Controls)(Amendment) Order 2021
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Department Event
Tuesday 2nd March 2021
Home Office
Orders and regulations - Main Chamber
Draft Authority to Carry Scheme and Civil Penalties Regulations 2021 –
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Department Event
Wednesday 3rd March 2021
Home Office
Third Delegated Legislation Committee - Debate - General Committees
3 Mar 2021, 9:25 a.m.
(at 9:25 am)
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Department Event
Thursday 4th March 2021
Home Office
Orders and regulations - Main Chamber
Northamptonshire (Structural Changes) (Supplementary Provision and amendment) Order 2021
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Department Event
Monday 8th March 2021
Home Office
Legislation - Main Chamber
Domestic Abuse Bill – report stage (day 1)
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Department Event
Wednesday 10th March 2021
Home Office
Legislation - Main Chamber
Domestic Abuse Bill – report stage (day 2)
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Department Event
Monday 15th March 2021
Home Office
Legislation - Main Chamber
Domestic Abuse Bill – report stage (day 3 of 3)
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Speeches
Wednesday 24th February 2021
High Performance Vehicle Renting (Regulation)

I beg to move,

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to regulate the renting of high performance …

Written Answers
Friday 26th February 2021
Travel: Quarantine
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether asylum seekers from red-list countries will be denied entry …
Early Day Motions
Monday 20th January 2020
Children and mental health legislation
That this House welcomes the announcement in the Queen’s Speech that the Mental Health Act will be reformed; agrees that …
Bills
Wednesday 24th February 2021
High Performance Vehicle Renting (Regulation) Bill 2019-21
A Bill to regulate the renting of high performance road vehicles; and for connected purposes.
MP Financial Interests
Saturday 11th January 2020
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Lord Matthew Oakeshott
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in …
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
Representation of the People (Young People's Enfranchisement) 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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Sparring Partners
Kevin Foster (Conservative) Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) (48 debate interactions) View debates with Kevin Foster Stuart C McDonald (Scottish National Party) Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Home Affairs) (26 debate interactions) View debates with Stuart C McDonald Thérèse Coffey (Conservative) Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (18 debate interactions) View debates with Thérèse Coffey View All MP Sparring Partners

Significant Halifax Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
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 Holly Lynch'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 Holly Lynch

Date Tabled Title Signatures
14 Jan 2021
Holly Lynch 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
4 Jun 2020
Holly Lynch signed this EDM on Wednesday 24th June 2020

Legal Aid and Advice

Tabled by: David Lammy (Labour - Tottenham)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Civil Legal Aid (Remuneration) (Amendment) (Coronavirus) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 515), dated 15 May 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 18 May 2020, be annulled.
138 signatures
(Most recent: 11 Feb 2021)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 115
Liberal Democrat: 9
Scottish National Party: 6
Plaid Cymru: 3
Independent: 2
Social Democratic & Labour Party: 2
Green Party: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Alliance: 1
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Commons initiatives

Holly Lynch has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Holly Lynch has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

4 Bills introduced by Holly Lynch


A Bill to regulate the renting of high performance road vehicles; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 24th February 2021
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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 grant the Environment Agency additional powers to require water companies to manage reservoirs to mitigate flood risk; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 17th July 2019
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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 extend the National Living Wage to people aged 18 to 24.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 19th July 2017
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Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA

A Bill to make certain offences including malicious wounding, grievous or actual bodily harm and common assault aggravated when perpetrated against a constable, firefighter, doctor, paramedic or nurse in the execution of his or her duty or against a person assisting these persons in the execution of their duty; to make provision to require those suspected of certain assaults that may pose a health risk, including spitting, to be required to undergo blood tests and to make it an offence, without reasonable excuse, to refuse to undergo such tests; to make provision about the sentences for those convicted of the offences; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 7th February 2017
(Read Debate)

242 Written Questions

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