Ian Austin

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Independent

Former Member for Dudley North

austini@parliament.uk / https://twitter.com/IanAustinMP
Ian Austin is not a member of any APPGs

Commons debate information for Ian Austin

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Petition debates participated in by Ian Austin

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
108,144
Petition Closed

NHS supply new lifesaving drugs for Cystic Fibrosis like 11 other EU countries

Gov Responded - 7 Dec 2018 Debated on - 10 Jun 2019 View Ian Austin's petition debate contributions
16 May 2019
closed 1 year, 1 month ago

Children & young adults with CF endure lifelong suffering & early death. They need Orkambi and other precision medicines as they are developed. Sufferers in the EU, US & Australia can access the drugs, but not the UK. Hundreds have died in the 3yrs since these drugs were licensed.

115,723
Petition Closed

People found with a knife to get 10 years and using a knife 25 years in prison.

Gov Responded - 14 Mar 2019 Debated on - 25 Mar 2019 View Ian Austin's petition debate contributions
3 Jun 2019
closed 1 year, 1 month ago

People are scared of the amount of knife crime with apparently very little deterent to stop people carrying knifes.

113,612
Petition Closed

Parliament's vote on the Brexit deal must include an option to remain in the EU.

Gov Responded - 19 Dec 2017 Debated on - 11 Jun 2018 View Ian Austin's petition debate contributions
17 May 2018
closed 2 years, 1 month ago

A lesser of two evils choice between a bad deal and no deal is not acceptable. Our country deserves better than Hobson's choice, and our MPs should be allowed to vote with their conscience to deliver what they believe is best for the country.

180,482
Petition Closed

Amnesty for anyone who was a minor that arrived In Britain between 1948 to 1971

Gov Responded - 23 May 2018 Debated on - 30 Apr 2018 View Ian Austin's petition debate contributions
6 Oct 2018
closed 1 year, 9 months ago

Windrush Generation were invited as settlers and as British subjects. Minors also had the right to stay.We call on the government to stop all deportations, change the burden of proof and establish an amnesty for anyone who was a minor.The government should also provide compensation for loss & hurt.

35,203
Petition Closed

Make British Sign Language part of the National Curriculum

Gov Responded - 17 Oct 2017 Debated on - 5 Mar 2018 View Ian Austin's petition debate contributions
12 Mar 2018
closed 2 years, 3 months ago

Around 50,000 people in the UK use British Sign Language, so why is this not taught in schools? There are many children who are born deaf, and we need to give them a better chance at a more integrated future. This is why BSL needs to be taught in schools.

117,716
Petition Closed

Make fair transitional state pension arrangements for 1950’s women

Gov Responded - 27 Sep 2017 Debated on - 14 Dec 2017 View Ian Austin's petition debate contributions
13 Mar 2018
closed 2 years, 3 months ago

That this Government without delay recognises the need for a non-means tested bridging pension for women born on or after 6/4/1950 who are affected by the 1995 and 2011 Pension Acts and compensate those at risk of losing up to around £45,000, to also give proper notification for any future changes.

Significant Petitions within Ian Austin's constituency


Most recent EDMs signed by Ian Austin

Date Tabled Title Signatures
30 Oct 2019
Ian Austin signed this EDM on Monday 4th November 2019

Into Film

Tabled by: Dr Lisa Cameron (Scottish National Party - East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow)
That this House recognises the achievements of Into Film in giving every child and young person aged 5 to 19 in the UK the chance to experience film creatively; commends the organisation's ability to develop a passion for cinema in children through the creation of film clubs and stimulating discussion; …
17 signatures
(Most recent: 5 Nov 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 12
Scottish National Party: 2
Independent: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
17 Oct 2019
Ian Austin signed this EDM on Thursday 17th October 2019

Attack in Halle, Germany

Tabled by: Ruth Smeeth (Labour - Stoke-on-Trent North)
That this House condemns the attack and the ideology that radicalised the attacker in Halle, Germany; shows sympathy towards those who were tragically murdered, recognises that had it not been for the protective security measures at place in the synagogue, then it is likely that the death toll and the …
27 signatures
(Most recent: 16 Dec 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 14
Independent: 5
Conservative: 4
Scottish National Party: 2
The Independent Group for Change: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
View All Ian Austin's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives led by Ian Austin

Ian Austin has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

1 Adjournment Debate led by Ian Austin

Date Forum Title
7 Mar 2018 Commons Chamber HMRC Staff: Dudley

1 Bill introduced by Ian Austin

Title Bill Type Last Event Next Event Date Last Updated
Sanctions (Human Rights Abuse and Corruption) Bill 2017-19 Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 6 December, 2017 15 Jun 2018, 1:08 p.m.

A Bill to enable the Secretary of State to refuse entry, or to vary or curtail leave to enter or remain already granted, to a person who is a non-UK or non-EEA national who is known to be, or to have been, involved in gross human rights abuses or in certain acts of corruption; to make provision for financial sanctions against a person who is a non-UK or non-EEA national who is known to be, or to have been, involved in gross human rights abuses or in certain acts of corruption; and for connected purposes.


285 Written Questions asked by Ian Austin

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Children: Social Media Mental Health: Social Media Eyesight: Medical Treatments Physiotherapy: Dudley Physiotherapy: Standards Autism and Hyperactivity: Mental Health Services Euthanasia: Internet Prescriptions: Fees and Charges Cannabis: Medical Treatments Prescriptions: Universal Credit Prescriptions: Universal Credit NHS: Negligence Ophthalmology Learning Disability: Nurses Motor Neurone Disease Carers Carers Vertex Learning Disability: Death Learning Disability: Death Learning Disability: Death Cystic Fibrosis: Drugs Rare Diseases: Drugs Rare Diseases: Drugs Health Visitors Health Visitors Eyesight: Health Services Eyesight: Health Services Orphan Drugs Medical Treatments Health Services: Dudley Health Services: Dudley Health Services: Dudley Health Services: Dudley Health Services: Dudley NHS: Contracts Health Services: Dudley Health Services: Dudley Health Services: Dudley Health Services: Dudley Health Services: Dudley Health Services: Dudley Health Services: Dudley Health 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Dudley Clinical Commissioning Group: Contracts Literacy: Dudley University Technical Colleges: Apprentices STEM Subjects: Females University Technical Colleges: Apprentices Special Educational Needs: Visual Impairment Special Educational Needs: Visual Impairment Children: Social Services Skilled Workers Employment: Artificial Intelligence King's College London: Demonstrations STEM Subjects: Higher Education Schools: Staff Schools: Finance Schools: Pay Schools: Pay Schools: Pay ICT: Adult Education Adult Education: Greater London ICT: Teachers ICT: Teachers Adult Education: Greater London Adult Education: Greater London Adult Education: Greater London Adult Education: Finance Adult Education: Finance Adult Education: Finance Apprentices: Taxation Adult Education: Finance English Language: Education Young People: Unemployment Teachers: Greater London Adult Education: Finance Adult Education Adult Education: European Social Fund Educational Institutions: Fraud Adult Education: Greater London Adult Education: Greater London Apprentices: Greater London English language and Mathematics: Standards Adult Education: Finance Teachers: Vacancies Adult Education: European Social Fund Assessments: Disadvantaged Further Education Adult Education: Greater London Adult Education Department for Education: Buildings Digital Technology: Greater London T-levels Adult Education: Greater London Digital Technology: Greater London Adult Education: Digital Technology Secure Accommodation Children: Day Care Children: Social Services Academies: School Meals Primary Education: School Meals Pupils: Health Pupils: Health Children: Disadvantaged Schools: Closures Schools: Closures Pre-school Education Pre-school Education Teaching and Leadership Innovation Fund Department for Education: Correspondence Teaching and Leadership Innovation Fund Teaching and Leadership Innovation Fund Primary Education: Standards Pupil Exclusions: Alternative Education Home Education Electronic Publishing: VAT Roadchef: Employee Benefit Trusts Infrastructure Public Sector: Pay Revenue and Customs: West Midlands Rosneft Foreign Companies: Russia Stocks and Shares: National Security Rosneft Foreign Companies: Russia Rosneft Rosneft Revenue and Customs: Dudley Revenue and Customs: Dudley Revenue and Customs: Dudley Revenue and Customs: Dudley Revenue and Customs: Dudley Revenue and Customs: Dudley Revenue and Customs: Dudley Revenue and Customs: Dudley Revenue and Customs: Dudley Tax Collection Employee Benefit Trusts: Regulation Roadchef: Employee Benefit Trusts Employee Benefit Trusts Shared Spaces: Visual Impairment Shared Spaces: Visual Impairment Shared Spaces: Visual Impairment Dartford-Thurrock Crossing: Fixed Penalties A282: Road Traffic Offences Dartford-Thurrock Crossing: Fixed Penalties Dangerous Driving Driving Instruction Driving Instruction Large Goods Vehicles: Regulation Large Goods Vehicles: Regulation Large Goods Vehicles: Weight Limits Large Goods Vehicles: Regulation Driving: Young People Road Traffic: Accidents Large Goods Vehicles: Weight Limits Large Goods Vehicles: Weight Limits Large Goods Vehicles: Weight Limits Large Goods Vehicles: Weight Limits Members: Correspondence Zoological Society of London: Parking Zoological Society of London: Parking Zoological Society of London: Parking Palestinians: Overseas Aid Palestinians: Overseas Aid Palestinians: Overseas Aid Palestinians: Overseas Aid Palestinians: Overseas Aid Oxfam: Sexual Offences Haiti: Oxfam Haiti: Oxfam Palestinians: Television Palestinians: Demonstrations Palestinians: Television Palestinians: Schools Palestinians: Overseas Aid Palestinians: Overseas Aid Palestinians: Cartoons Israel: Palestinians Israel: Palestinians Israel: Palestinians Israel: Palestinians