Sir Edward Leigh

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Conservative

Member for Gainsborough

edward.leigh.mp@parliament.uk / EdwardLeighMP
Select Committees
Public Accounts Commission (since November 2017)
Panel of Chairs (since January 2020)
6 APPG memberships (as of 1 Jul 2020)
Commonwealth, France, Holy See, Pro-Life, Rowing, Skin

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Most recent EDMs signed by Sir Edward Leigh

Date Tabled Title Signatures
7 Jan 2020
Sir Edward Leigh signed this EDM on Tuesday 14th January 2020

Anti-Semitic incidents

Tabled by: Catherine West (Labour - Hornsey and Wood Green)
This House condemns the widely reported instance of a 13 year old boy receiving vile anti-Semitic abuse on a London bus on 5 January; sends this House’s solidarity and sympathy to the Jewish community following this and other recently widely reported instances of anti-Semitic abuse; again calls on the Government …
65 signatures
(Most recent: 11 May 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 37
Scottish National Party: 10
Conservative: 5
Democratic Unionist Party: 5
Liberal Democrat: 5
Independent: 1
Green Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
19 Dec 2019
Sir Edward Leigh signed this EDM on Tuesday 14th January 2020

Musicians' passport

Tabled by: Ruth Jones (Labour - Newport West)
That this House recognises the importance of the music industry to our economy and the work, talent and expertise of musicians from all four nations of the United Kingdom; acknowledges that musicians rely on touring and performing in the other 27 nations of the European Union to make a living; …
35 signatures
(Most recent: 6 May 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 14
Scottish National Party: 10
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Plaid Cymru: 3
Conservative: 3
Green Party: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
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Commons initiatives led by Sir Edward Leigh

Sir Edward Leigh has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

1 Adjournment Debate led by Sir Edward Leigh

Date Forum Title
21 Feb 2019 Commons Chamber Northern Ireland Backstop: Conditional Interpretative Declaration

Sir Edward Leigh has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting

19 Bills supported by Sir Edward Leigh

Free Trade (Education and Reporting) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Green Belt (Protection) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Coastal Path (Definition) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Value Added Tax Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Student Loans (Debt Interest) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Principal Local Authorities (Grounds for Abolition) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Local Authorities (Borrowing and Investment) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

National Health Service (Co-Funding and Co-Payment) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Public Sector Exit Payments (Limitation) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Local Audit (Public Access to Documents) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Border Control Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Voter Registration Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

June Bank Holiday (Creation) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Mr Peter Bone (CON)

BBC Licence Fee (Civil Penalty) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Judicial Appointments and Retirements (Age Limits) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Electronic Cigarettes (Regulation) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Benefits and Public Services (Restriction) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

International Development Assistance (Definition) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Local Authorities (Removal of Council Tax Restrictions) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)


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