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Siobhain McDonagh

Labour - Mitcham and Morden

Select Committees
Panel of Chairs (since January 2020)
Treasury Committee (since May 2020)


Debate information

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Sparring Partners
Theresa May (Conservative) (12 debate interactions) View debates with Theresa May Boris Johnson (Conservative) Prime Minister, First Lord of the Treasury and Minister for the Civil Service (12 debate interactions) View debates with Boris Johnson Jim Shannon (Democratic Unionist Party) Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Human Rights) (11 debate interactions) View debates with Jim Shannon View All MP Sparring Partners

Significant Mitcham and Morden Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
100,649
Petition Closed

No prosecution for parents that remove child from school during a pandemic.

Gov Responded - 6 Apr 2020 Debated on - 2 Nov 2020 View Siobhain McDonagh's petition debate contributions
10 Sep 2020
closed 4 months, 1 week ago

Legislate to allow parents to have the option to remove their children from school if there is a pandemic e.g. Coronavirus or similar without negative action by schools or local authorities. They shouldn’t lose the child’s place in the school or face any kind of prosecution.

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 Siobhain McDonagh's petition debate contributions
11 Aug 2019
closed 1 year, 5 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.

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 Siobhain McDonagh's petition debate contributions
8 Jun 2018
closed 2 years, 7 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.

180,482
Petition Closed

Amnesty for anyone who was a minor that arrived In Britain between 1948 to 1971

Gov Responded - 23 May 2018 Debated on - 30 Apr 2018 View Siobhain McDonagh's petition debate contributions
6 Oct 2018
closed 2 years, 3 months ago

Windrush Generation were invited as settlers and as British subjects. Minors also had the right to stay.We call on the government to stop all deportations, change the burden of proof and establish an amnesty for anyone who was a minor.The government should also provide compensation for loss & hurt.


Most recent EDMs signed by Siobhain McDonagh

Date Tabled Title Signatures
17 Sep 2020
Siobhain McDonagh signed this EDM as a sponsor on Thursday 17th September 2020

Ban on goods produced by state-sponsored forced labour

Tabled by: Siobhain McDonagh (Labour - Mitcham and Morden)
That this House welcomes the United States Department of Home Security issuing five Withhold Release Orders which will ban the import of products from the People’s Republic of China produced with state-sponsored forced labour in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region where the Chinese Communist Party government is engaged in systematic …
33 signatures
(Most recent: 1 Oct 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 13
Scottish National Party: 8
Conservative: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Liberal Democrat: 2
Plaid Cymru: 2
Green Party: 1
Independent: 1
Alliance: 1
4 May 2020
Siobhain McDonagh signed this EDM on Tuesday 1st September 2020

Children and Young Persons

Tabled by: Keir Starmer (Labour - Holborn and St Pancras)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Adoption and Children (Coronavirus) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 445), dated 21 April 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 23 April 2020, be annulled.
48 signatures
(Most recent: 1 Sep 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 42
Liberal Democrat: 4
Green Party: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
View All Siobhain McDonagh's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

1 Urgent Question tabled by Siobhain McDonagh

Date Forum Title
9 May 2019 Commons Chamber Refugees in Sri Lanka

Siobhain McDonagh has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

2 Bills introduced by Siobhain McDonagh


A Bill to place a duty on the Secretary of State to ensure that all children eligible for free school meals have a broadband connection and facilities to access the internet at home; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Monday 15th June 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 amend the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 1990 to make provision about the welfare of women undergoing any medical, surgical or obstetric treatment services provided for the purpose of assisting such women to carry children; and for connected purposes


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 21st March 2018
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181 Written Questions

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