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Peter Aldous

Conservative - Waveney


Oral Question
Monday 1st March 2021
14:30
Department for Education
Oral Question No. 22
What steps his Department is taking to reform post-16 education and training.
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Speeches
Monday 22nd February 2021
Covid-19: Road Map

I thank the Prime Minister for his statement and for the precautionary approach that he is pursuing to lifting the …

Written Answers
Wednesday 18th November 2020
Coronavirus: Screening
To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, when he plans to make covid-19 testing kits available …
Early Day Motions
Thursday 14th June 2018
RECYCLING OF PAPER COFFEE AND TEA CUPS
That this House welcomes the recycling initiative for paper coffee and tea cups launched by the Paper Cup Alliance, Alliance …
Bills
Wednesday 10th June 2020
Local Electricity Bill 2019-21
A Bill to enable electricity generators to become local electricity suppliers; 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: Mrs May Reader
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in …
EDM signed
Monday 28th October 2019
Women Against State Pension Inequality
That this House calls on the Government to financially support women worst affected by the accelerated increase in the state …
Supported Legislation
Local Electricity 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
George Eustice (Conservative) Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (47 debate interactions) View debates with George Eustice Luke Pollard (Labour (Co-op)) Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (35 debate interactions) View debates with Luke Pollard Matt Hancock (Conservative) Secretary of State for Health and Social Care (28 debate interactions) View debates with Matt Hancock View All MP Sparring Partners

Significant Waveney Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
72,241
Petition Closed

Increase college funding to sustainable levels - all students deserve equality!

Gov Responded - 25 Feb 2019 Debated on - 21 Jan 2019 View Peter Aldous's petition debate contributions
10 Apr 2019
closed 1 year, 10 months ago

We call on the Government to urgently increase college funding to sustainable levels, including immediate parity with recently announced increases to schools funding. This will give all students a fair chance, give college staff fair pay and provide the high-quality skills the country needs.

35,203
Petition Closed

Make British Sign Language part of the National Curriculum

Gov Responded - 17 Oct 2017 Debated on - 5 Mar 2018 View Peter Aldous's petition debate contributions
12 Mar 2018
closed 2 years, 11 months ago

Around 50,000 people in the UK use British Sign Language, so why is this not taught in schools? There are many children who are born deaf, and we need to give them a better chance at a more integrated future. This is why BSL needs to be taught in schools.

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 Peter Aldous'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.

117,716
Petition Closed

Make fair transitional state pension arrangements for 1950’s women

Gov Responded - 27 Sep 2017 Debated on - 14 Dec 2017 View Peter Aldous's petition debate contributions
13 Mar 2018
closed 2 years, 11 months ago

That this Government without delay recognises the need for a non-means tested bridging pension for women born on or after 6/4/1950 who are affected by the 1995 and 2011 Pension Acts and compensate those at risk of losing up to around £45,000, to also give proper notification for any future changes.


Most recent EDMs signed by Peter Aldous

Date Tabled Title Signatures
14 Oct 2019
Peter Aldous signed this EDM on Monday 28th October 2019

Women Against State Pension Inequality

Tabled by: Grahame Morris (Labour - Easington)
That this House calls on the Government to financially support women worst affected by the accelerated increase in the state pension age introduced through the Pensions Act 2011; notes with concern that significant numbers of women were unaware of pension age equalisation set out in the Pensions Act 1995; acknowledges …
45 signatures
(Most recent: 4 Nov 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 20
Scottish National Party: 7
Independent: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 4
Conservative: 3
Liberal Democrat: 3
Plaid Cymru: 3
Green Party: 1
14 Oct 2019
Peter Aldous signed this EDM on Thursday 24th October 2019

Psoriasis Awareness Week

Tabled by: David T C Davies (Conservative - Monmouth)
That this House recognises Psoriasis Awareness Week from 27 October – 3 November 2019 which this year aims to highlight how prospective parents can overcome the potential difficulties in treating psoriasis before, during and after childbirth; notes that the peak onset of psoriasis, which can affect as many as one …
27 signatures
(Most recent: 16 Dec 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 12
Conservative: 6
Scottish National Party: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Liberal Democrat: 2
Independent: 1
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Commons initiatives

Peter Aldous has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Peter Aldous has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

4 Bills introduced by Peter Aldous


A Bill to amend the law relating to mobile homes.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Tuesday 26th March 2013 and was enacted into law.


A Bill to enable electricity generators to become local electricity suppliers; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 10th June 2020
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Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA
Order Paper number: 19
(Unlikely to be Debated - would require unanimous consent to progress)

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 protecting retention deposits in connection with construction contracts; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 9th January 2018

A bill to require the inclusion on vehicle fuel receipts of the amounts of each tax paid; to require all retail fuel pumps to display the amounts of taxes paid when dispensing fuel; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 1st February 2017
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139 Written Questions

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Fisheries: Quotas Shipping: Working Hours Fisheries: Quotas Fisheries: Quotas Fisheries: Quotas Fisheries: Quotas Fisheries: Quotas Fisheries: Quotas Fisheries: Quotas Fisheries: Quotas Fisheries: Quotas Fisheries: Quotas Air Pollution: Coronavirus Air Pollution Air Pollution Air Pollution Fishing Catches Fishing Vessels: Monitoring Fishing Vessels: Monitoring Desalination European Maritime and Fisheries Fund European Maritime and Fisheries Fund European Maritime and Fisheries Fund Sugar Beet Agriculture: Competition Sugar Beet: Exports Fisheries: Sustainable Development Fisheries: Monitoring Fisheries: Monitoring Poultry: Animal Welfare Coronavirus: Screening Air Pollution Surgery: Medical Equipment Social Services Social Services Lung Diseases: Health Services Lung Diseases Drugs: Licensing Drugs: Licensing Compulsorily Detained Psychiatric Patients Compulsorily Detained Psychiatric Patients Social Services: Living Wage Social Services: Living Wage Supported Housing: Mental Illness Supported Housing: Older People Dental Services: East of England Dental Services: East of England Dental Services Dental Services Health Services Health Services Prescribed Specialised Services Advisory Group AAT Deficiency Coastal Communities Fund Fisheries: Infrastructure Supported Housing: Finance Supported Housing: Finance Supported Housing: Finance Sheltered Housing: Finance Sheltered Housing: Service Charges Supported Housing: Finance Supported Housing Supported Housing: Finance Supported Housing Housing Benefit: Refuges Supported Housing: Finance Sleeping Rough: Supported Housing Domestic Abuse: Supported Housing Economic Growth: Coastal Areas State Retirement Pensions: Females State Retirement Pensions Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit: Appeals Labour Market: Disability Industrial Diseases: Respiratory System Employment and Support Allowance: Supported Housing Employment and Support Allowance: Supported Housing Employment and Support Allowance Employment Schemes: Disability Employment and Support Allowance Supported Housing Universal Credit Universal Credit None Capital Gains Tax Insolvency Insolvency Shipping: Excise Duties Tax Avoidance VAT Low Pay: Taxation Tourism: VAT Tourism: VAT National Productivity Investment Fund Coastal Areas Supported Housing Supported Housing