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Maria Miller

Conservative - Basingstoke


Scheduled Event
Tuesday 20th April 2021
09:25
Westminster Hall debate - Westminster Hall
20 Apr 2021, 9:25 a.m.
Online abuse of elected women representatives
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Oral Question
Wednesday 21st April 2021
11:30
Northern Ireland Office
Oral Question No. 19
What assessment he has made of the effectiveness of the implementation of the Abortion (Northern Ireland) (No. 2) Regulations 2020.
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Division Votes
Thursday 15th April 2021
Domestic Abuse Bill
voted Aye - in line with the party majority
One of 353 Conservative Aye votes vs 0 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 362 Noes - 217
Speeches
Thursday 15th April 2021
Domestic Abuse Bill

I thank my hon. Friend for all that she has done with regard to recognising the problems around threats to …

Written Answers
Tuesday 9th February 2021
Flexible Working: Coronavirus
What assessment he has made of the effect of the covid-19 outbreak on employers' attitudes towards flexible working.
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Wednesday 8th July 2020
Pregnancy and Maternity (Redundancy Protection) Bill 2019-21
A Bill to prohibit redundancy during pregnancy and maternity leave and for six months after the end of the pregnancy …
Tweets
None available
MP Financial Interests
Saturday 11th January 2020
8. Miscellaneous
From 12 July 2017, a director and trustee of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (unremunerated). (Registered 12 October 2017)
EDM signed
Wednesday 26th June 2019
DATA COLLECTION POST-NATIONAL REFERRAL MECHANISM
That this House urges the Government to collect data on the outcomes of victims of modern slavery and human trafficking …
Supported Legislation
Tuesday 14th November 2017
Registration of Marriage (No. 2) Bill 2017-19
A Bill to make provision about the registration of marriages.

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Maria Miller has voted in 237 divisions, and 2 times against the majority of their Party.

23 Jun 2020 - Independent Complaints and Grievance Scheme - View Vote Context
Maria Miller voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 45 Conservative Aye votes vs 235 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 243 Noes - 238
17 Jun 2020 - Health and Personal Social Services - View Vote Context
Maria Miller voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 104 Conservative Aye votes vs 124 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 253 Noes - 136
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Debate information

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Sparring Partners
John Bercow (Speaker) (75 debate interactions) View debates with John Bercow Kate Green (Labour) Shadow Secretary of State for Education (30 debate interactions) View debates with Kate Green Chris Bryant (Labour) (28 debate interactions) View debates with Chris Bryant View All MP Sparring Partners

Significant Basingstoke Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
113,401
Petition Closed

Increase Number of Guests Permitted at Weddings, according to Venue Capacity

Gov Responded - 11 Sep 2020 Debated on - 9 Nov 2020 View Mrs Maria Miller's petition debate contributions
4 Feb 2021
closed 2 months, 1 week ago

Weddings take months and even years of intricate planning. Myself and many others believe the maximum number of guests authorised at wedding ceremonies should be increased. The number of guests permitted at weddings should be calculated according to venue capacity.

146,187
Petition Closed

Let Us Dance - Support nightclubs, dance music events and festivals

Gov Responded - 14 Oct 2020 Debated on - 9 Nov 2020 View Mrs Maria Miller's petition debate contributions
30 Jan 2021
closed 2 months, 2 weeks ago

Extend funding to nightclubs, dance music events and festivals as part of the £1.57bn support package announced by the government for Britain's arts and culture sector to survive the hit from the pandemic. #LetUSDance

238,884
Petition Closed

Extend maternity leave by 3 months with pay in light of COVID-19

Gov Responded - 14 May 2020 Debated on - 5 Oct 2020 View Mrs Maria Miller's petition debate contributions
20 Oct 2020
closed 6 months ago

In light of the recent outbreak and lock down, those on maternity leave should be given 3 extra months paid leave, at least. This time is for bonding and social engaging with other parents and babies through baby groups which are vital for development and now everything has been cancelled.

118,050
Petition Closed

Give parents the right to opt their child out of Relationship and Sex Education

Gov Responded - 9 Jan 2019 Debated on - 25 Feb 2019 View Mrs Maria Miller's petition debate contributions
18 Jun 2019
closed 1 year, 10 months ago

We believe it is the parent’s fundamental right to teach their child RSE topics or to at least decide who teaches them and when and how they are taught. We want the right to opt our children out of RSE when it becomes mandatory in Sept 2020.


Most recent EDMs signed by Maria Miller

Date Tabled Title Signatures
26 Jun 2019
Maria Miller signed this EDM as a sponsor on Wednesday 26th June 2019

DATA COLLECTION POST-NATIONAL REFERRAL MECHANISM

Tabled by: Lord Field of Birkenhead (Crossbench - Birkenhead)
That this House urges the Government to collect data on the outcomes of victims of modern slavery and human trafficking after they have exited the National Referral Mechanism to ensure they are safe, in good health, and are not re-trafficked; and further recommends that the Government collects data on the …
37 signatures
(Most recent: 3 Sep 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 20
Independent: 5
Conservative: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
The Independent Group for Change: 2
Liberal Democrat: 2
Crossbench: 1
Green Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
Scottish National Party: 1
20 Feb 2018
Maria Miller signed this EDM on Tuesday 13th March 2018

DEDICATION OF CARRIAGE GATES TO PC KEITH PALMER

Tabled by: Matt Western (Labour - Warwick and Leamington)
That this House believes that the Carriage Gates should be named the Palmer Gates, to commemorate the life and professional service of PC Keith Palmer and to mark his gallantry and ultimate sacrifice in putting his life before those he courageously sought to defend; acknowledges its profound gratitude to PC …
133 signatures
(Most recent: 18 Jul 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 77
Conservative: 21
Scottish National Party: 16
Democratic Unionist Party: 6
Independent: 5
Liberal Democrat: 5
Plaid Cymru: 2
Non-affiliated: 1
View All Maria Miller's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

1 Urgent Question tabled by Maria Miller

Date Forum Title
15 Mar 2017 Commons Chamber Visible Religious Symbols: European Court Ruling

Maria Miller has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

8 Bills introduced by Maria Miller

Introduced: 9th May 2013

This Bill received Royal Assent on Wednesday 14th May 2014 and was enacted into law.

Introduced: 16th July 2013

A Bill to Make provision approving for the purposes of section 8 of the European Union Act 2011 certain draft decisions under Article 352 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union

This Bill received Royal Assent on Thursday 30th January 2014 and was enacted into law.

Introduced: 5th February 2013

A Bill to make provision for the marriage of same sex couples in England and Wales, about gender change by married persons and civil partners, about consular functions in relation to marriage, for the marriage of armed forces personnel overseas, for permitting marriages according to the usages of belief organisations to be solemnized on the authority of certificates of a superintendent registrar, for the review of civil partnership, for the review of survivor benefits under occupational pension schemes, and for connected purposes.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Wednesday 17th July 2013 and was enacted into law.

Introduced: 5th February 2013

A Bill to make provision for the marriage of same sex couples in England and Wales, about gender change by married persons and civil partners, about consular functions in relation to marriage, for the marriage of armed forces personnel overseas, for permitting marriages according to the usages of belief organisations to be solemnized on the authority of certificates of a superintendent registrar, for the review of civil partnership, for the review of survivor benefits under occupational pension schemes, and for connected purposes.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Wednesday 17th July 2013 and was enacted into law.


A Bill to prohibit redundancy during pregnancy and maternity leave and for six months after the end of the pregnancy or leave, except in specified circumstances; and for connected purposes


Last Event - 1st Reading (Commons)
Wednesday 8th July 2020
(Read Debate)

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 prohibit making employees redundant during pregnancy, maternity leave and the period of six months from the end of pregnancy; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Tuesday 21st May 2019
(Read Debate)

A Bill to make provision about the requirements for fire safety information for occupants of certain buildings, including high-rise residential buildings.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Tuesday 20th March 2018
(Read Debate)

A Bill to make gender identity a protected characteristic under the Equality Act 2010 in place of gender reassignment and to make associated provision for transgender and other persons; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Thursday 1st December 2016
(Read Debate)

84 Written Questions

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Police: ICT Police: Disciplinary Proceedings Police: Complaints Police: Complaints Police: Complaints Police: Disciplinary Proceedings Police: Complaints Police: Complaints Police: Complaints Police: Basingstoke Sexting: Children Sexting: Children Sexting Sexting: Children Arable Farming Tree Felling Sewage: Water Treatment Tree Felling Rivers: Phosphates Rivers Water Supply Sewage: Water Treatment Sewage: Water Treatment Tree Felling Tree Felling Tree Felling Forestry Commission Courts: Domestic Abuse Sexual Offences: Internet Voyeurism Sexual Offences: Internet Ministry of Justice: Disclosure of Information Gender Recognition: Prosecutions Offenders: Gender Recognition Offenders: Gender Recognition Gender Recognition New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 Owner Occupation Owner Occupation Power Stations: Planning Utilities: Infrastructure Building Regulations Building Regulations Building Regulations Building Inspectors Building Regulations Flexible Working: Coronavirus Conditions of Employment: Pregnancy Companies: Registration Employment: Pregnancy Pregnancy: Discrimination Conditions of Employment: Pregnancy Employment Tribunals Service: Pregnancy Employment Tribunals Service