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Simon Clarke

Conservative - Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland


Oral Question
Tuesday 2nd March 2021
11:30
None
Oral Question No. 36
What consideration his Department is giving to imposing Magnitsky sanctions on Chinese government officials in relation to the ongoing persecution of the Uighur minority population.
Speeches
Tuesday 23rd February 2021
Government's Management of the Economy

The motion before the House today is not one to trouble serious observers. Over the 10 years that followed the …

Written Answers
Monday 22nd February 2021
Offenders: Deportation
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with regard to the Answer of 9 February to Question …
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Tuesday 27th March 2018
Discarded Needles (Offences) Bill 2017-19
A Bill to make it an offence to discard needles in public places in specified circumstances; and for connected purposes.
MP Financial Interests
Monday 2nd March 2020
8. Miscellaneous
From 1 February 2020, a member of the Middlesbrough Town Deal Fund Board. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 24 …
EDM signed
Thursday 11th April 2019
Exiting the European Union
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (Exit Day) (Amendment) …
Supported Legislation
Tuesday 17th April 2018
Prisons (Substance Testing) 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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Significant Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland Petitions

Highest Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland signature proportion
Status Signatures Title
Most Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland signatures
Status Signatures Title
Open 43 of 41,187 (0.10%) Cancel A-level and GCSE exams 2022
Gov Responded - 15 Feb 2021
Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
112,025
Petition Closed

Allow Premier League and Championship football clubs to introduce safe standing

Gov Responded - 3 May 2018 Debated on - 25 Jun 2018 View Mr Simon Clarke's petition debate contributions
8 Jun 2018
closed 2 years, 8 months ago

Safe Standing offers a much safer alternative to fans who wish to stand, rather than sit at football matches. After the highly successful introduction to rail seating at Celtic Park, as well as numerous Bundesliga clubs, many football fans feel that laws preventing standing areas should be relaxed.

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 Mr Simon Clarke'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.


Most recent EDMs signed by Simon Clarke

Date Tabled Title Signatures
11 Apr 2019
Simon Clarke 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: 73
Democratic Unionist Party: 7
Independent: 1
Non-affiliated: 1
17 Oct 2018
Simon Clarke signed this EDM on Thursday 4th April 2019

THE MISSELLING OF TIMESHARES

Tabled by: Tommy Sheppard (Scottish National Party - Edinburgh East)
That this House is concerned that the sale of membership of timeshare schemes and products often involves practices which are psychologically manipulative, use misleading information and unfairly exploit vulnerable, often elderly, consumers, leading to those consumers taking out very expensive borrowing commitments which they cannot afford; notes that the sale …
61 signatures
(Most recent: 7 May 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 20
Scottish National Party: 19
Conservative: 10
Liberal Democrat: 5
Independent: 3
Plaid Cymru: 2
Non-affiliated: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
View All Simon Clarke's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

Simon Clarke has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Simon Clarke has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

1 Bill introduced by Simon Clarke


A Bill to make it an offence to discard needles in public places in specified circumstances; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 27th March 2018
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