Alison Thewliss

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Treasury)

(since June 2017)
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Scottish National Party

Member for Glasgow Central

alison.thewliss.mp@parliament.uk / alisonthewliss

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Petition debates participated in by Alison Thewliss

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
109,076
Petition Closed

Restore nature on a massive scale to help stop climate breakdown

Gov Responded - 2 May 2019 Debated on - 28 Oct 2019 View Alison Thewliss's petition debate contributions
17 Oct 2019
closed 3 months, 1 week ago

To avoid a climate emergency we need to act fast. Rewilding and other natural climate solutions can draw millions of tonnes of CO2 out of the air through restoring and protecting our living systems. We call on the UK government to make a bold financial and political commitment to nature's recovery.

307,897
Petition Closed

Ban the sale of fireworks to the public. Displays for licenced venues only.

Gov Responded - 21 Nov 2018 Debated on - 26 Nov 2018 View Alison Thewliss's petition debate contributions
30 Apr 2019
closed 9 months ago

Every year fireworks are set off unnecessarily.
Fireworks are a nuisance to the public. They scare animals, young children and people with a phobia.
They injure thousands of people every year.
They cause damage to buildings, vehicles,emergancy vehicles etc.
Lastly Kids are STILL being sold them.

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 Alison Thewliss's petition debate contributions
6 Apr 2018
closed 1 year, 9 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.

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Commons initiatives led by Alison Thewliss

1 Urgent Question tabled by Alison Thewliss

Date Forum Title
19 Jun 2018 Commons Chamber Glasgow School of Art

1 Adjournment Debate led by Alison Thewliss

Date Forum Title
24 Jul 2019 Commons Chamber Water Safety and Life-saving Equipment

1 Bill introduced by Alison Thewliss

Title Bill Type Last Event Next Event Date Last Updated
Supervised Drug Consumption Facilities Bill 2017-19
Presented by Alison Thewliss (Scottish National Party)
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule) 1st reading: House of Commons 14 March, 2018 7 Feb 2019, 11:23 a.m.

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 supervised drug consumption facilities; to make it lawful to take controlled substances within such facilities in specified circumstances; and for connected purposes


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