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Jonathan Edwards

Independent - Carmarthen East and Dinefwr


Oral Question
Tuesday 2nd March 2021
12:15
None
Topical Question No. 2
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
Oral Question
Thursday 4th March 2021
09:30
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Oral Question No. 41
To ask the Secretary of State what steps his department are taking to mitigate the effects of offshore unexploded ordnance disposal on marine mammals.
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Speeches
Wednesday 24th February 2021
Covid Contracts: Judicial Review

I am not an expert in public procurement, but even in an emergency I would expect that diligent contracts would …

Written Answers
Thursday 25th February 2021
Veterinary Medicine: Contracts for Services
To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what recent discussions Ministers and officials in his Department …
Early Day Motions
Wednesday 10th February 2021
Dai Davies Wales goalkeeper 1948 to 2020
That this House notes the sad passing of Wales goalkeeping legend Dai Davies; further notes that Mr Davies was born …
Bills
Public Expenditure and Taxation (Advisory Body) Bill 2017-19
The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will …
Tweets
Wednesday 20th May 2020
07:44
MP Financial Interests
Saturday 11th January 2020
EDM signed
Wednesday 24th February 2021
Murder of 800 worshippers in Ethiopia at St Mary of Zion Church
That this House notes with deep sadness the slaughter of 800 worshippers in Ethiopia at St Mary of Zion Church …
Supported Legislation
Tuesday 18th June 2019
Universal Credit Sanctions (Zero Hours Contracts) Bill 2017-19
The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will …

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HM Treasury (358 debate contributions) View HM Treasury debates
Wales Office (270 debate contributions) View Wales Office debates
Cabinet Office (148 debate contributions) View Cabinet Office debates
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Significant Carmarthen East and Dinefwr Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
143,390
Petition Closed

Make TV election debates happen - establish an Independent Debates Commission

Gov Responded - 23 Oct 2018 Debated on - 7 Jan 2019 View Jonathan Edwards's petition debate contributions
21 Mar 2019
closed 1 year, 11 months ago

Genuine leaders' debates took place in 2010, but in the next two elections didn't happen. Amend election law to make party leaders take part in a televised debate.


Most recent EDMs signed by Jonathan Edwards

Date Tabled Title Signatures
23 Feb 2021
Jonathan Edwards signed this EDM as a sponsor on Wednesday 24th February 2021

Welsh Open 2021

Tabled by: Jim Shannon (Democratic Unionist Party - Strangford)
That this House offers sincere congratulations to Jordan Brown for his tremendous victory over Ronnie Sullivan to win the Welsh Open 2021; notes that he is the lowest ranked player in 28 years to win a ranking title and the first player from Northern Ireland to win this coveted title; …
5 signatures
(Most recent: 24 Feb 2021)
Signatures by party:
Democratic Unionist Party: 4
Independent: 1
23 Feb 2021
Jonathan Edwards signed this EDM as a sponsor on Wednesday 24th February 2021

Murder of 800 worshippers in Ethiopia at St Mary of Zion Church

Tabled by: Jim Shannon (Democratic Unionist Party - Strangford)
That this House notes with deep sadness the slaughter of 800 worshippers in Ethiopia at St Mary of Zion Church in November 2020; and affirms that this House will stand against such religious persecution at every opportunity; and resolves to offer aid to those being persecuted in that area of …
5 signatures
(Most recent: 24 Feb 2021)
Signatures by party:
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Conservative: 1
Independent: 1
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Commons initiatives

Jonathan Edwards has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Jonathan Edwards has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

1 Bill introduced by Jonathan Edwards


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 establish an independent advisory body to make recommendations on the equitable distribution of public expenditure across the United Kingdom, the calculation of block grants to devolved administrations, the implications of the devolution of tax-raising powers for the United Kingdom fiscal framework, and the resolution of fiscal disputes arising between governments in the United Kingdom; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 2nd October 2019
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Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA

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