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Peter Bone

Conservative - Wellingborough

Select Committees
Panel of Chairs (since January 2020)
Transport Committee (since January 2019)
5 APPG membership (as of 16 Dec 2020)
Alevis, American Football, Baseball and Softball, Esports, Netball


Debate information

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Significant Wellingborough Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
150,324
Petition Closed

Immunity for soldiers who worked in Northern Ireland.

Gov Responded - 1 Apr 2019 Debated on - 20 May 2019 View Mr Peter Bone's petition debate contributions
13 Sep 2019
closed 1 year, 4 months ago

Do not prosecute the military for its work in Northern Ireland. Our military should be excused all criminal investigations after a period of time.

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 Mr Peter Bone's petition debate contributions
10 Apr 2019
closed 1 year, 9 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.

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 Mr Peter Bone's petition debate contributions
21 Mar 2019
closed 1 year, 10 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 Peter Bone

Date Tabled Title Signatures
19 Dec 2019
Peter Bone signed this EDM on Friday 20th December 2019

Big Ben chiming on the day of Brexit

Tabled by: Mark Francois (Conservative - Rayleigh and Wickford)
That this House notes the ongoing refurbishment works on the Elizabeth Tower and the fact that during this period Big Ben currently only chimes for Remembrance Sunday and New Year's Eve; further notes that the United Kingdom will now leave the European Union at 11.00pm GMT on 31 January 2020; …
53 signatures
(Most recent: 7 Jan 2020)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 47
Democratic Unionist Party: 5
Independent: 1
11 Apr 2019
Peter Bone signed this EDM on Thursday 11th April 2019

Exiting the European Union

Tabled by: William Cash (Conservative - Stone)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (Exit Day) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2019 (S.I., 2019, No. 859), dated 11 April 2019, a copy of which was laid before this House on 11 April 2019, be annulled.
82 signatures
(Most recent: 29 Apr 2019)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 72
Democratic Unionist Party: 7
Independent: 2
Non-affiliated: 1
View All Peter Bone's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

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

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

43 Bills introduced by Peter Bone


A Bill to establish, and make provision about, the National Data Guardian for Health and Social Care; and for connected purposes.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Thursday 20th December 2018 and was enacted into law.


A Bill to make provision for the carrying out of the functions of the Prime Minister in the event that a Prime Minister, or a person temporarily carrying out the functions of the Prime Minister, is incapacitated; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 10th February 2020
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA

A Bill to prohibit persons from being registered to vote in Parliamentary elections at more than one address; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 10th February 2020
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA

A Bill to set up a commission to make arrangements for debates between leaders of political parties during a General Election; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 10th February 2020
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA

A Bill to prohibit charging for car parking at NHS Hospitals for patients and visitors; to make provision for NHS Hospitals to be exempt from business rates; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 10th February 2020
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA

A Bill to make provision for an annual national public holiday on the Friday nearest to 23 June; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 4th March 2020
(Read Debate)
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 prohibit persons from being registered to vote in Parliamentary elections at more than one address; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Friday 3rd November 2017
(Read Debate)

A Bill to require children under 16 to wear a safety helmet when riding a bicycle on a public highway; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 10th February 2020
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA
Order Paper number: 3
(Likely to be Debated)

A Bill to require banks to provide current accounts for homeless people seeking work; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 10th February 2020
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA
Order Paper number: 2
(Likely to be Debated)

A Bill to make provision about the restructuring of urgent care facilities in North Northamptonshire; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 10th February 2020
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA
Order Paper number: 5
(Possibly be Debated)

A Bill to impose duties relating to the completion of the Isham Bypass; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 10th February 2020
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA
Order Paper number: 4
(Possibly be Debated)

A Bill to require local authorities to operate a committee system of internal governance; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 10th February 2020
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA
Order Paper number: 3
(Likely to be Debated)

A Bill to make provision for the creation of secure safe houses for children that have been subject to human trafficking; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 10th February 2020
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA
Order Paper number: 5
(Possibly be Debated)

A Bill to allow a person who is age 18 or older on the day of a parliamentary or local election to stand as a candidate; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 10th February 2020
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA
Order Paper number: 4
(Possibly be Debated)

A Bill to create an independent body to monitor broadcasting impartiality at the British Broadcasting Corporation; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 10th February 2020
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA
Order Paper number: 3
(Likely to be Debated)

A Bill to amend the Parliamentary Constituencies Act 1986 to make provision about the number and size of parliamentary constituencies in the United Kingdom; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 10th February 2020
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA

A Bill to impose duties on the Prime Minister relating to accountability to the House of Commons; to require the Prime Minister to be available to answer questions in that House on at least two occasions during a sitting week except in specified circumstances; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 10th February 2020
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 require drones to be marked and registered and to broadcast certain information electronically; to place restrictions on drone flight near aerodromes; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 28th January 2019

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 charging for car parking at NHS Hospitals for patients and visitors; to make provision for NHS Hospitals to be exempt from business rates; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

A Bill to set up a commission to make arrangements for debates between leaders of political parties during a General Election; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

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 impose duties on the Prime Minister relating to accountability to the House of Commons; to require the Prime Minister to be available to answer questions in that House on at least two occasions during a sitting week except in specified circumstances; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

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 impose a limit on the level of international development assistance at an amount equal to the European Union average of equivalent expenditure; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

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 for the abolition of the Department for International Development and the Government Equalities Office; to make provision for the abolition of the Office of the Secretary of State for Wales, Scotland Office and Northern Ireland Office; to establish a Department for the Nations of the United Kingdom in their place; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

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 the restructuring of urgent care facilities in North Northamptonshire; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017
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 create a Business of the House Commission to regulate the timetabling of business in the House of Commons; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 12th September 2017
(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 make provision for a national public holiday on 23 June or the subsequent weekday when 23 June falls at a weekend; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA

A Bill to create an independent body to monitor broadcasting impartiality at the British Broadcasting Corporation; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

A Bill to require the merging of the Nene Valley and Corby Clinical Commissioning Groups; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

A Bill to impose duties relating to the completion of the Isham Bypass by 31 December 2020; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

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 a review of pension arrangements for women affected by changes made by the Pensions Act 1995 and the Pensions Act 2011; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

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 create a pilot licensing system in line with International Civil Aviation Organization standards; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

A Bill to make provision about public awareness measures in respect of the symptoms of and screening for ovarian cancer; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

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 regulate the purchase and use of drones weighing 5 kilograms or more; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

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 for the creation of secure safe houses for children that have been subject to human trafficking; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017
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 require children under 16 to wear a safety helmet when riding a bicycle on a public highway; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

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 members of the House of Commons who do not take the oath from receiving parliamentary allowances; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA

A Bill to allow a person who is age 18 or older on the day of a parliamentary or local election to stand as a candidate; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

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 require banks to provide current accounts for homeless people seeking work; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

A Bill to require the Government to obtain, on withdrawal from the European Union, a payment from the European Union not less than 50 per cent of the United Kingdom’s net contributions to that institution; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

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 require the Government to publish details of meetings between the Government Whips Office in the House of Commons and the corresponding offices of other political parties in the House of Commons; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

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 provide for 100 per cent retention of locally collected business rates; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

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 amend the House of Commons Administration Act 1978 to provide that the Prime Minister may only nominate as Leader of the House of Commons a Member of that House chosen following an election held amongst all Members of the House of Commons; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

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 for the carrying out of the functions of the Prime Minister in the event that a Prime Minister, or a person temporarily carrying out the functions of the Prime Minister, is incapacitated; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA

19 Bills supported by Peter Bone

Public Sector Exit Payments (Limitation) Bill 2019-21 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

Free Trade (Education and Reporting) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

Green Belt (Protection) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

Coastal Path (Definition) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

Value Added Tax Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

Student Loans (Debt Interest) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

Principal Local Authorities (Grounds for Abolition) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

Local Authorities (Borrowing and Investment) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

National Health Service (Co-Funding and Co-Payment) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

Public Sector Exit Payments (Limitation) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

Local Audit (Public Access to Documents) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

Border Control Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

Voter Registration Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

BBC Licence Fee (Civil Penalty) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

Judicial Appointments and Retirements (Age Limits) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

Electronic Cigarettes (Regulation) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

Benefits and Public Services (Restriction) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

International Development Assistance (Definition) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)

Local Authorities (Removal of Council Tax Restrictions) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Christopher Chope (CON)