Ian Murray

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Labour

Member for Edinburgh South

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Petition debates participated in by Ian Murray

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
194,336
Petition Closed

Hold a second referendum on EU membership.

Gov Responded - 30 Jan 2019 Debated on - 1 Apr 2019 View Ian Murray's petition debate contributions
16 Jul 2019
closed 7 months, 1 week ago

The Brexit process has been a failure. At the end of two years, our ruling party is bitterly divided, the main opposition not a viable replacement for it, and the deal we have negotiated is almost universally opposed.
No one voted for this to happen.

6,103,056
Petition Closed

Revoke Article 50 and remain in the EU.

Gov Responded - 26 Mar 2019 Debated on - 1 Apr 2019 View Ian Murray's petition debate contributions
20 Aug 2019
closed 6 months ago

The government repeatedly claims exiting the EU is 'the will of the people'. We need to put a stop to this claim by proving the strength of public support now, for remaining in the EU. A People's Vote may not happen - so vote now.

183,422
Petition Closed

Parliament must honour the Referendum result. Leave deal or no deal 29/03/19

Gov Responded - 4 Apr 2019 Debated on - 1 Apr 2019 View Ian Murray's petition debate contributions
4 Sep 2019
closed 5 months, 2 weeks ago

The UK voted in a referendum in 2016 to Leave the EU....this wasn't dependent on a " deal" ....but rather just "Leave"
we are now demanding that all mp's honour this result .conservative and labour mp's also agreed to leave on 29/03/19...... deal or no deal as part of their gen election campaign

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 Murray's petition debate contributions
13 Mar 2018
closed 1 year, 11 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 Murray's constituency


Most recent EDMs signed by Ian Murray

Date Tabled Title Signatures
30 Jan 2020
Ian Murray signed this EDM on 10 Feb 2020
Universal credit and state pension transition
Tabled by: Mark Tami (Labour - Alyn and Deeside)
This House notes that a claimant of universal credit that is approaching state pension age may be subject to nine weeks without income between the end of universal credit and the first payment of the state pension if they are not eligible for pension credit; further notes that that period …
51 signatures
(Most recent: 13 Feb 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 30
Scottish National Party: 11
Plaid Cymru: 3
Liberal Democrat: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Conservative: 1
Green Party: 1
Independent: 1
6 Feb 2020
Ian Murray signed this EDM on 10 Feb 2020
EU Settlement Scheme
Tabled by: Kate Green (Labour - Stretford and Urmston)
That this House is concerned that the EU Settlement Scheme does not deliver sufficient assurance of their future status to all EU nationals resident in the UK; notes that some EU nationals and non-EU family members will be unable to obtain their status for a number of reasons, including a …
26 signatures
(Most recent: 13 Feb 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 10
Scottish National Party: 6
Liberal Democrat: 3
Plaid Cymru: 3
Green Party: 1
Alliance: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Independent: 1
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Commons initiatives led by Ian Murray

1 Urgent Question tabled by Ian Murray

Date Forum Title
26 Sep 2019 Commons Chamber Compliance with the European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 2) Act 2019

1 Adjournment Debate led by Ian Murray

Date Forum Title
14 Nov 2017 Commons Chamber Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma

Ian Murray has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting


124 Written Questions asked by Ian Murray

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Tax Avoidance: EU Law Mortgages: Private Rented Housing Public Bodies: Scotland Income Tax: Tax Allowances Income Tax: Tax Rates and Bands Public Expenditure: Scotland Carer's Allowance Air Passenger Duty Patient Capital Advisory Panel Taxation: Self-employed Foreign Exchange Foreign Exchange Carers: Scotland European Investment Bank European Investment Bank European Investment Bank: Scotland European Investment Bank European Investment Bank Air Passenger Duty: Scotland EU Grants and Loans Immigration: EU Nationals Asylum: Finance Biometrics: Edinburgh Biometrics: Edinburgh Biometrics: Edinburgh Biometrics: Edinburgh Overseas Students: Scotland Overseas Students: EEA Nationals Overseas Students: Scotland Immigration: Scotland Police: Finance British Nationality Immigration: Health Services Medicine: Research Immigrants: Skilled Workers HM Passport Office: Edinburgh Visas: Scotland War Crimes War Crimes War Crimes Scotland Act 1998 (Agency Arrangements) (Specification) Order 2018 Scotland Act 1998 (Agency Arrangements) (Specification) Order 2018 Pensioners: Personal Independence Payment Pensioners: Personal Independence Payment Pensioners: Personal Independence Payment Pensioners: Personal Independence Payment Universal Credit Universal Credit: Scotland Universal Credit: Scotland Universal Credit: Scotland Universal Credit: Scotland Universal Credit: Scotland Universal Credit: Scotland Universal Credit: Scotland Universal Credit: Scotland Pensioners: Social Security Benefits Occupational Pensions Mortgages: Scotland Yemen: Armed Conflict Crimes of Violence: Overseas Aid Crimes of Violence: Overseas Aid Crimes of Violence: Overseas Aid Yemen: Armed Conflict Yemen: Crimes of Violence Yemen: Humanitarian Aid Yemen: World Food Programme Yemen: Famine Yemen: Humanitarian Aid Yemen: Famine Overseas Aid Overseas Aid Overseas Aid Overseas Aid Conflict Resolution Saudi Arabia: Females Saudi Arabia: Detainees Armed Conflict Armed Conflict Armed Conflict Armed Conflict Diplomatic Service: Labour Turnover Rohingya Commonwealth Gambia: Commonwealth Gambia: Politics and Government