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Nigel Evans

Conservative - Ribble Valley

Select Committees
Panel of Chairs (since January 2020)
6 APPG membership (as of 27 Jan 2021)
Bahrain, Beer, Child and Youth Crime, Morocco, Taiwan, Wine and Spirits


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Speeches
Wednesday 24th February 2021
Fire Safety Bill

The comms with Tom Randall are a bit unstable, and we want to be absolutely certain that they are perfect, …

Written Answers
Tuesday 5th November 2019
Passports: British National (Overseas)
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many British National Overseas passports are held by citizens …
Early Day Motions
Wednesday 30th October 2019
Support for UK pensioners living abroad with frozen pensions
That this House notes the announcement made on 1 September 2019 that UK pensioners living in the EU will continue …
Bills
Wednesday 10th December 2014
Planning Consent Applications (Contracts) Bill 2014-15
A Bill to require applicants for planning consent to enter into a contract with the relevant planning authority setting out …
Tweets
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MP Financial Interests
Saturday 11th January 2020
1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Wireless Group, News UK & Ireland Ltd, 1 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9GF, for appearing on Julia …
EDM signed
Wednesday 23rd October 2019
Access to medical cannabis
That this House recognises the benefits of medical cannabis for people suffering with chronic pain, epilepsy and a variety of …
Supported Legislation
Wednesday 18th July 2018
Counsellors and Psychotherapists (Regulation) and Conversion Therapy 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
Theresa May (Conservative) (61 debate interactions) View debates with Theresa May Jacob Rees-Mogg (Conservative) Lord President of the Council and Leader of the House of Commons (48 debate interactions) View debates with Jacob Rees-Mogg Chris Grayling (Conservative) (43 debate interactions) View debates with Chris Grayling View All MP Sparring Partners

Significant Ribble Valley Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
178,820
Petition Closed

Increase pay for NHS healthcare workers and recognise their work

Gov Responded - 4 May 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Mr Nigel Evans's petition debate contributions
5 Sep 2020
closed 5 months, 3 weeks ago

I would like the government to review and increase the pay for healthcare workers to recognise the work that they do.

44,982
Petition Closed

We would like the government to consider social care as equally important to NHS

Gov Responded - 20 Apr 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Mr Nigel Evans's petition debate contributions
24 Sep 2020
closed 5 months ago

We would like the government to support and regard social care: financially, publicly and systematically on an equal par as NHS. We would like parliament to debate how to support social care during COVID-19 and beyond so that it automatically has the same access to operational and financial support.

16,347
Petition Closed

Reduce or scrap the immigration health surcharge for overseas NHS Staff.

Gov Responded - 29 May 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Mr Nigel Evans's petition debate contributions
18 Sep 2020
closed 5 months, 1 week ago

To revoke the Immigration Health Surcharge increases for overseas NHS staff. The latest budget shows an increase of £220 a year for an overseas worker to live and work in the UK, at a time when the NHS, and UK economy, relies heavily on them.

72,624
Petition Closed

Give non-British citizens who are NHS workers automatic citizenship

Gov Responded - 6 May 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Mr Nigel Evans's petition debate contributions
7 Oct 2020
closed 4 months, 3 weeks ago

Give NHS workers who are EU and other Nationals automatic UK citizenship if they stay and risk their own lives looking after the British people during the COVID crisis.

150,531
Petition Closed

Revoke Art.50 if there is no Brexit plan by the 25 of February

Gov Responded - 19 Feb 2019 Debated on - 11 Mar 2019 View Mr Nigel Evans's petition debate contributions
11 Aug 2019
closed 1 year, 6 months ago

On the 25th of November both the UK Government and the European Union came to an agreement on the proposed departure from the EU. After an historic defeat in the House of Commons on the 15th of January, 2019 by a majority of 230 votes the PM has now decided to go back to the EU over the backstop.


Most recent EDMs signed by Nigel Evans

Date Tabled Title Signatures
30 Oct 2019
Nigel Evans signed this EDM as a sponsor on Wednesday 30th October 2019

Support for UK pensioners living abroad with frozen pensions

Tabled by: Nigel Evans (Conservative - Ribble Valley)
That this House notes the announcement made on 1 September 2019 that UK pensioners living in the EU will continue to receive their full uprated UK state pension for three years regardless of the outcome of Brexit; regrets that those pensioners have not been given longer term certainty about pension …
8 signatures
(Most recent: 16 Dec 2019)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 3
Scottish National Party: 2
Independent: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Labour: 1
23 Oct 2019
Nigel Evans signed this EDM on Wednesday 23rd October 2019

Access to medical cannabis

Tabled by: Jim Cunningham (Labour - Coventry South)
That this House recognises the benefits of medical cannabis for people suffering with chronic pain, epilepsy and a variety of other conditions; welcomes the legalisation of medical cannabis on 1 November 2018; regrets the difficulties patients and their families continue to face accessing medical cannabis through the NHS; further regrets …
26 signatures
(Most recent: 5 Nov 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 10
Scottish National Party: 6
Conservative: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Independent: 2
Liberal Democrat: 1
Green Party: 1
View All Nigel Evans's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

1 Urgent Question tabled by Nigel Evans

Date Forum Title
27 Nov 2013 Commons Chamber Diplomatic Relations (Spain)

Nigel Evans has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

1 Bill introduced by Nigel Evans


A Bill to require applicants for planning consent to enter into a contract with the relevant planning authority setting out certain undertakings relating to the application for planning consent; to provide that failure to meet those undertakings would result in withdrawal of any planning consent granted; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 10th December 2014

514 Written Questions

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