Yvonne Fovargue Portrait

Yvonne Fovargue

Labour - Makerfield


Oral Question
Monday 1st March 2021
14:30
Department for Education
Oral Question No. 56
What recent assessment he has made of the adequacy of funding for sixth form students
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Oral Question
Monday 1st March 2021
15:15
Department for Education
Topical Question No. 10
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
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Speeches
Tuesday 2nd February 2021
Oral Answers to Questions

There are yet more reports this week of bailiffs on people’s doorsteps breaking the rules meant to govern their behaviour. …

Written Answers
Monday 16th November 2020
Covid-19 Hardship Fund
To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, how much of the Hardship Fund allocated to …
Early Day Motions
Wednesday 18th November 2020
Electrical Fire Safety Week
That this House notes that the 23rd to the 29th of November is Electrical Fire Safety Week (EFSW) which is …
Bills
Tuesday 8th September 2020
White Goods (Registration) Bill 2019-21
A Bill to require retailers to register white goods at the point of sale to facilitate product recall; and for …
Tweets
Monday 22nd February 2021
20:38
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: USDAW
Address of donor: 188 Wilmslow Road, Fallowfield, Manchester M14 6LJ
Amount of donation, or nature and …
EDM signed
Monday 22nd February 2021
Reduction of the Small Brewers Relief
That this House believes the proposed reduction in Small Brewers Relief for brewers below 5,000 hectolitres and the introduction of …

Debate information

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Significant Makerfield 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 Yvonne Fovargue'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.

107,352
Petition Closed

Reclassify the theft of a pet to a specific crime in its own right.

Gov Responded - 27 Feb 2018 Debated on - 2 Jul 2018 View Yvonne Fovargue's petition debate contributions
8 Aug 2018
closed 2 years, 6 months ago

Review the sentencing guidelines for theft offences, so that where the theft of a family pet is involved, monetary value is irrelevant for the categorisation of the crime for sentencing purposes.

Ensure Police Forces are given appropriate guidance and training to record and investigate cases.


Most recent EDMs signed by Yvonne Fovargue

Date Tabled Title Signatures
18 Jan 2021
Yvonne Fovargue signed this EDM on Monday 22nd February 2021

Reduction of the Small Brewers Relief

Tabled by: Olivia Blake (Labour - Sheffield, Hallam)
That this House believes the proposed reduction in Small Brewers Relief for brewers below 5,000 hectolitres and the introduction of a cash basis will be disastrous for Britain’s internationally renowned craft brewery industry; notes that the introduction of Small Brewers Relief in 2002, designed to enable small breweries to compete …
24 signatures
(Most recent: 22 Feb 2021)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 14
Plaid Cymru: 3
Independent: 2
Scottish National Party: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Green Party: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
14 Jan 2021
Yvonne Fovargue signed this EDM on Monday 18th January 2021

Godfrey Colin Cameron

Tabled by: Chris Stephens (Scottish National Party - Glasgow South West)
That this House is deeply saddened by news of the death of Godfrey Colin Cameron, a hardworking member of Parliamentary security staff and member of the PCS trade union who passed away aged just 55 after contracting covid-19; extends our sincere condolences to his devoted wife Hyacinth, children Leon and …
139 signatures
(Most recent: 8 Feb 2021)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 117
Scottish National Party: 16
Plaid Cymru: 3
Independent: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
View All Yvonne Fovargue's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

Yvonne Fovargue has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Yvonne Fovargue has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

5 Bills introduced by Yvonne Fovargue


A Bill to require retailers to register white goods at the point of sale to facilitate product recall; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 8th September 2020
(Read Debate)
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA
Order Paper number: 2
(Likely to be Debated)

A Bill to make provision about the use of bailiffs and other enforcement agents by local authorities to collect council tax arrears; to establish a code of practice for enforcement agents; to create an independent bailiffs ombudsman to administer the code and to investigate and adjudicate complaints; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 28th October 2015


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 2nd July 2014

A Bill to require credit card companies to discharge a debt when three times the equivalent of the principal sum owed has been paid in interest; and for connected purposes


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 27th November 2012
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons (no debate)
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 fee charging debt management companies to inform potential clients of the availability of free advice on debt management; and for connected purposes


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 19th October 2011

Yvonne Fovargue has not supported any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting