David Linden

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Scottish National Party

Member for Glasgow East

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Petition debates participated in by David Linden

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
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 David Linden's petition debate contributions
11 Aug 2019
closed 4 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.

170,981
Petition Closed

Give the electorate a referendum on the abolition of the House of Lords

Gov Responded - 15 May 2018 Debated on - 18 Jun 2018 View David Linden's petition debate contributions
17 Jul 2018
closed 1 year, 4 months ago

The House of Lords is a place of patronage where unelected and unaccountable individuals hold a disproportionate amount of influence and power which can be used to frustrate the elected representatives of the people

100,752
Petition Closed

End the export of live farm animals after Brexit.

Gov Responded - 16 Oct 2017 Debated on - 26 Feb 2018 View David Linden's petition debate contributions
19 Mar 2018
closed 1 year, 8 months ago

The transport of live animals exported from the UK causes immense suffering. This trade is governed by EU law, not the UK Government.

The Government should plan legislation to ban the export of live farm animals in favour of a carcass only trade and introduce this as soon as we leave the EU.

149,138
Petition Closed

Pay Up Now! – Scrap the pay cap and give public servants a meaningful pay rise

Gov Responded - 9 Oct 2017 Debated on - 4 Dec 2017 View David Linden's petition debate contributions
12 Mar 2018
closed 1 year, 9 months ago

Every single person who works in public services needs and deserve a pay rise. It’s time for the pay cap to be scrapped, for the government to provide additional funding for public sector pay and for employers to put public sector workers pay up now.

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Commons initiatives led by David Linden

David Linden has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

1 Adjournment Debate led by David Linden

Date Forum Title
3 May 2018 Commons Chamber National Living Wage: Under-25s

2 Bills introduced by David Linden

Title Bill Type Last Event Next Event Date Last Updated
Parental Leave (Premature and Sick Babies) Bill 2017-19
Presented by David Linden (Scottish National Party)
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule) 1st reading: House of Commons 12 June, 2019 14 Jun 2019, 11:20 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 extend entitlements to parental leave for parents of babies born prematurely or requiring neonatal care; and for connected purposes.

Nappies (Environmental Standards) Bill 2017-19
Presented by David Linden (Scottish National Party)
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill) 1st reading: House of Commons 4 December, 2018 20 Mar 2019, 4:47 p.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 establish environmental standards for nappies; to make provision about the advertising and promotion of nappies with regard to those standards; and for connected purposes.


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