Eddie Hughes

Assistant Whip

(since February 2020)
Eddie Hughes Portrait

Conservative

Member for Walsall North

eddie.hughes.mp@parliament.uk / EddieHughes4WN
1 APPG memberships (as of 1 Jul 2020)
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Significant Walsall North Petitions

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 Eddie Hughes's petition debate contributions
8 Jun 2018
closed 2 years, 1 month 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.

156,835
Petition Closed

Call on PM to take action to build public trust in the Grenfell Tower Inquiry

Gov Responded - 5 Jan 2018 Debated on - 14 May 2018 View Eddie Hughes's petition debate contributions
30 May 2018
closed 2 years, 1 month ago

Bereaved families & survivors call on PM to exercise her powers under the Inquiries Act 2005 to appoint additional panel members with decision making power to sit alongside Chair in Grenfell Tower Inquiry: to ensure those affected have confidence in & are willing to fully participate in the Inquiry

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 Eddie Hughes's petition debate contributions
6 Apr 2018
closed 2 years, 3 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 Eddie Hughes

Date Tabled Title Signatures
11 Apr 2019
Eddie Hughes signed this EDM on Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Exiting the European Union

Tabled by: Sir 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
Labour: 1
16 Apr 2018
Eddie Hughes signed this EDM on Tuesday 17th April 2018

NATIONAL SIKH AWARENESS AND HISTORY MONTH

Tabled by: Seema Malhotra (Labour (Co-op) - Feltham and Heston)
That this House extends congratulations to Sikhs celebrating Vaisakhi in the UK and around the world; notes that 14 April marks Vaisakhi and the founding of Khalsa in 1699 by the 10th Guru of the Sikhs, Guru Gobind Singh; further notes that Gurdwaras across the UK have organised Nagar Kirtan …
100 signatures
(Most recent: 21 May 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 56
Scottish National Party: 17
Conservative: 10
Independent: 6
Liberal Democrat: 5
Plaid Cymru: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Green Party: 1
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Commons initiatives

Eddie Hughes has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Eddie Hughes has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

2 Bills introduced by Eddie Hughes

Title Bill Type Last Event Next Event Date Last Updated
Ground Rents (Leasehold Properties) Bill 2017-19
Presented by Eddie Hughes (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 25 June, 2019 26 Jun 2019, 11:06 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 regulate ground rents charged on leasehold properties; to make provision for a cap on ground rents; to make property developers liable for the legal costs of leaseholders seeking to vary certain ground rent contracts; and for connected purposes.

Carbon Monoxide (Detection and Safety) Bill 2017-19
Presented by Eddie Hughes (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 13 September, 2017 28 Feb 2018, 11:01 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 requirements for carbon monoxide detectors; to make provision about carbon monoxide safety; and for connected purposes.


98 Written Questions

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Abortion Abortion: Trials Abortion: Trials NHS Trusts: Legal Opinion Tobacco: Packaging Smoking: Regulation Mental Health Services: West Midlands Psychiatric Hospitals: West Midlands Psychiatric Hospitals: Walsall Sepsis Streptococcus: Screening Streptococcus: Screening Streptococcus: Screening Sepsis: Health Education Sepsis: Health Education Sepsis: Screening Streptococcus: Screening Sepsis: Health Education Sepsis: Screening Carbon Monoxide: Poisoning Carbon Monoxide: Poisoning Carbon Monoxide: Poisoning Baby Care Units Academies: Finance Academies : Finance Academies Academies: Standards Academies: Standards Academies: Standards Schools: Standards Schools: Walsall North Special Educational Needs: Walsall Social Mobility: Walsall North Apprentices Faith Schools: Admissions West Africa: Religious Freedom Iraq: Religious Freedom Persecution of Christians across the Globe Independent Review Persecution of Christians Across the Globe Independent Review Jagtar Singh Johal Jagtar Singh Johal Iraq: Politics and Government Wildlife: Smuggling India: Sikhs India: Sikhs Electric Vehicles: Charging Points Electric Vehicles Electric Vehicles: Charging Points Electric Vehicles Electric Vehicles: Batteries Electric Vehicles Electric Vehicles: Charging Points Emergency Services: Snow and Ice M6: Air Pollution Housing: Repairs and Maintenance Carbon Monoxide: Alarms Affordable Housing and Social Rented Housing Carbon Monoxide: Alarms Local Government: Property Carbon Monoxide: Alarms