Jessica Morden

Shadow Vice Chamberlain of HM Household (Whip)

(since April 2020)
Jessica Morden Portrait

Labour

Member for Newport East

mordenj@parliament.uk / jessicamordenmp
Select Committees
Selection Committee (since January 2020)
Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (since January 2020)
Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (since January 2020)
Committee of Selection (since January 2020)
Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (since February 2020)
Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (since February 2020)
Administration Committee (since March 2020)
Liaison Committee (Commons) (since May 2020)

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Petition debates participated in by Jessica Morden

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
171,982
Petition Closed

Continue to fund free TV licences for the over 75 in the future.

Gov Responded - 24 Jun 2019 Debated on - 15 Jul 2019 View Jessica Morden's petition debate contributions
17 Jun 2019
closed 1 year ago

Removing them will only penalize the poorest old age pensioners, many who rely on their television for company and their main source of entertainment.

105,421
Petition Closed

Public inquiry into the bias in the BBC

Gov Responded - 14 Jan 2019 Debated on - 15 Jul 2019 View Jessica Morden's petition debate contributions
17 Jun 2019
closed 1 year ago

The impartiality of the BBC is in question and needs addressing so as to protect its charter

246,736
Petition Closed

Abolish the BBC television license.

Gov Responded - 26 Jun 2019 Debated on - 15 Jul 2019 View Jessica Morden's petition debate contributions
20 Jun 2019
closed 1 year ago

The quality of BBC programmes do not reflect the price of the TV license. It is far too expensive for the majority of people and should be abolished.

307,897
Petition Closed

Ban the sale of fireworks to the public. Displays for licenced venues only.

Gov Responded - 21 Nov 2018 Debated on - 26 Nov 2018 View Jessica Morden's petition debate contributions
30 Apr 2019
closed 1 year, 2 months ago

Every year fireworks are set off unnecessarily.
Fireworks are a nuisance to the public. They scare animals, young children and people with a phobia.
They injure thousands of people every year.
They cause damage to buildings, vehicles,emergancy vehicles etc.
Lastly Kids are STILL being sold them.

Significant Petitions within Jessica Morden's constituency


Most recent EDMs signed by Jessica Morden

Date Tabled Title Signatures
11 Mar 2020
Jessica Morden signed this EDM on Tuesday 17th March 2020

War widows pensions

Tabled by: Stephen Doughty (Labour (Co-op) - Cardiff South and Penarth)
That this House honours and recognises the sacrifices that our veterans and their families make; notes the particular sacrifices that the partners of veterans make and the consequences for them of tragically losing a spouse or partner serving in the armed forces; notes the changes announced in 2014 which allowed …
47 signatures
(Most recent: 22 Apr 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 26
Scottish National Party: 6
Conservative: 5
Democratic Unionist Party: 4
Liberal Democrat: 4
Green Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
3 Mar 2020
Jessica Morden signed this EDM as a sponsor on Tuesday 3rd March 2020

70th anniversary of the Llandow Air Disaster

Tabled by: Nick Thomas-Symonds (Labour - Torfaen)
That this House notes that 12 March 2020 marks the 70th anniversary of the Llandow Air Disaster in Wales; further notes that the flight concerned was for rugby union fans returning home from the Five Nations game between Ireland and Wales; commends efforts, including a service being held by Cwmbran …
22 signatures
(Most recent: 11 Mar 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 15
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Plaid Cymru: 2
Scottish National Party: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
Conservative: 1
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Commons initiatives led by Jessica Morden

Jessica Morden has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

1 Adjournment Debate led by Jessica Morden

Date Forum Title
30 Apr 2018 Commons Chamber Magor with Undy Walkway Station

Jessica Morden has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting

Jessica Morden has not supported any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting


177 Written Questions asked by Jessica Morden

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Universal Credit: Wales Social Security Benefits: Terminal Illnesses Social Security Benefits: Terminal Illnesses Social Security Benefits: Terminal Illnesses Personal Independence Payment: Terminal Illnesses Universal Credit: Terminal Illnesses Social Security Benefits: Terminal Illnesses Social Security Benefits: Terminal Illnesses Social Security Benefits: Terminal Illnesses Personal Independence Payment: Chronic Illnesses Social Security Benefits: Chronic Illnesses Universal Credit: Telephone Services Universal Credit Universal Credit Amazon: Industrial Health and Safety Carer's Allowance: Newport East Universal Credit: Lone Parents Universal Credit: Disability Personal Independence Payment: Medical Examinations Housing Benefit: Wales Personal Independence Payment: Newport East Personal Independence Payment: Wales Employment and Support Allowance Social Security Benefits: Wales Mortgages: Wales Universal Credit: Disqualification Support for Mortgage Interest: Wales Pensions: Regulation Department for Work and Pensions: Treforest Department for Work and Pensions: Treforest Department for Work and Pensions: Treforest Department for Work and Pensions: Staff Department for Work and Pensions: Buildings Universal Credit Courts: Wales Courts: Wales Courts: Wales Courts: Coronavirus Coroners Coroners Child Maintenance Service: Appeals Legal Representation: Wales Personal Independence Payment: Appeals Social Security Benefits: Appeals Family Courts: Reviews Family Courts: Wales Property Law Prisoners: Dementia Legal Opinion: Standards Legal Aid Scheme: Wales Legal Representation: Wales Personal Independence Payment: Appeals Employment and Support Allowance: Appeals Income Support: Appeals Welfare Tax Credits: Appeals Jobseeker's Allowance: Appeals Social Security Benefits: Wales British Airways: Repayments Restoring Your Railway Fund Driving Instruction: Coronavirus Cross Country Railway Line South Wales Railway Line Transport for Wales: Bristol Roads: Accidents Ports: Wales Ports: Wales Ports: Wales Parking: Pedestrian Areas Parking: Pedestrian Areas Severn River Crossing: Tolls Great Western Railway Line Railways: Wales Severn River Crossing Railway Stations: Finance Severn River Crossing Severn River Crossing Police: Recruitment Visas: Iraq Immigration: EU Nationals Immigrants: Employment Asylum: Dublin Regulations Asylum: Dublin Regulations Home Office: Staff Immigration: EU Nationals Immigration: EU Nationals Immigration: EU Nationals Immigration: EU Nationals Immigration: EU Nationals Immigration: EU Nationals Visas: Married People Visas: Married People Immigration: Afghanistan Home Office: Staff Home Office: Standards Armed Forces: Sexual Offences Armed Forces: Sexual Offences Armed Forces: Sexual Offences Perfluorooctanoic Acid: Military Bases Defence: Contracts Ministry of Defence: Staff Coronavirus Coronavirus Ministry of Defence: Iron and Steel Defence Equipment and Support: Pay Defence Equipment and Support: Pay Defence Equipment and Support: Pay Defence Equipment and Support: Pay Defence Equipment and Support: Pay Defence Equipment and Support: Staff Defence Equipment and Support: Pay Defence Equipment and Support: Pay Defence Equipment and Support: Pay