Meg Hillier

Meg Hillier Portrait

Labour (Co-op)

Member for Hackney South and Shoreditch

meghilliermp@parliament.uk / Meg_HillierMP
Select Committees
Public Accounts Commission (since July 2017)
Public Accounts Committee (since January 2020)
Liaison Committee (Commons) (since May 2020)
3 APPG memberships (as of 1 Jul 2020)
Cycling and Walking, Global Health, Knife Crime and Violence Reduction

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Commons debate information

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Significant Hackney South and Shoreditch Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
163,992
c. 1,296 added daily
240,249
(Estimated)

Increase pay for NHS healthcare workers and recognise their work

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 4 May 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Meg Hillier's petition debate contributions
5 Sep 2020
closes in 1 month, 4 weeks

I would like the government to review and increase the pay for healthcare workers to recognise the work that they do.

16,243
c. 139 added daily
26,304
(Estimated)

Reduce or scrap the immigration health surcharge for overseas NHS Staff.

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 29 May 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Meg Hillier's petition debate contributions
18 Sep 2020
closes in 2 months, 1 week

To revoke the Immigration Health Surcharge increases for overseas NHS staff. The latest budget shows an increase of £220 a year for an overseas worker to live and work in the UK, at a time when the NHS, and UK economy, relies heavily on them.

44,157
c. 384 added daily
74,150
(Estimated)

We would like the government to consider social care as equally important to NHS

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 20 Apr 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Meg Hillier's petition debate contributions
24 Sep 2020
closes in 2 months, 2 weeks

We would like the government to support and regard social care: financially, publicly and systematically on an equal par as NHS. We would like parliament to debate how to support social care during COVID-19 and beyond so that it automatically has the same access to operational and financial support.

71,405
c. 640 added daily
129,536
(Estimated)

Give non-British citizens who are NHS workers automatic citizenship

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 6 May 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Meg Hillier's petition debate contributions
7 Oct 2020
closes in 3 months

Give NHS workers who are EU and other Nationals automatic UK citizenship if they stay and risk their own lives looking after the British people during the COVID crisis.


Most recent EDMs signed by Meg Hillier

Date Tabled Title Signatures
19 Jul 2016
Meg Hillier signed this EDM as a sponsor on Tuesday 19th July 2016

RETIREMENT OF NOLEEN DELENEY

Tabled by: Martin Docherty-Hughes (Scottish National Party - West Dunbartonshire)
That this House recognises the vitally important contribution made by Noleen Deleney to the catering services of the House of Commons on the occasion of her retirement from the House after 29 years of dedicated service; acknowledges her immense contribution in ensuring members feel welcomed and able to carry out …
74 signatures
(Most recent: 8 Sep 2016)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 23
Labour: 19
Conservative: 7
Democratic Unionist Party: 5
Liberal Democrat: 2
Independent: 1
9 Jun 2016
Meg Hillier signed this EDM as a sponsor on Thursday 9th June 2016

150TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CREATION OF THE POSITION OF COMPTROLLER AND AUDITOR GENERAL

Tabled by: Meg Hillier (Labour (Co-op) - Hackney South and Shoreditch)
That this House commemorates the 150th anniversary of the creation of the position of Comptroller and Auditor General (C&AG), an Officer of the House, resulting from the passage of the Exchequer and Audit Act 1866; notes that Act, which entrusted the C&AG with responsibility for auditing the financial accounts produced …
28 signatures
(Most recent: 13 Oct 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 12
Conservative: 6
Scottish National Party: 4
Independent: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
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Commons initiatives

Meg Hillier has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

2 Adjournment Debates led by Meg Hillier

Date Forum Title
30 Jun 2020 Commons Chamber Black Women: Domestic Abuse
25 Apr 2018 Commons Chamber Digital Images and Consent

Meg Hillier has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting