Margot James

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Conservative

Former Member for Stourbridge

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Commons debate information for Margot James

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Commons Sparring Partners
Liam Byrne (Labour) Shadow Minister (Digital, Culture, Media and Sport) (Digital Economy) (128 debate interactions) View debates between Margot James and Liam Byrne John Bercow (Speaker) (43 debate interactions) View debates between Margot James and John Bercow Kevin Brennan (Labour) Shadow Minister (Digital, Culture, Media and Sport) (Arts and Heritage) (24 debate interactions) View debates between Margot James and Kevin Brennan View All MP Sparring Partners

Petition debates participated in by Margot James

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 Margot James's petition debate contributions
17 Jun 2019
closed 8 months, 1 week 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 Margot James's petition debate contributions
17 Jun 2019
closed 8 months, 1 week 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 Margot James's petition debate contributions
20 Jun 2019
closed 8 months, 1 week 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.

Significant Petitions within Margot James's constituency


Most recent EDMs signed by Margot James

Date Tabled Title Signatures
16 Jul 2018
Margot James signed this EDM on 16 Oct 2018
ATTEMPTED BOMBING OF IRANIAN OPPOSITION IN PARIS
Tabled by: Bob Blackman (Conservative - Harrow East)
That this House strongly condemns the attempted bombing at the gathering of the Iranian opposition in Paris, Free Iran - The Altemative; notes Belgian prosecutors have announced that two Belgian nationals of Iranian origin were charged with attempted terrorist murder and the preparation of a terrorist offence and both are …
75 signatures
(Most recent: 29 Nov 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 34
Conservative: 19
Scottish National Party: 6
Liberal Democrat: 5
Democratic Unionist Party: 5
Independent: 5
Plaid Cymru: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
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Commons initiatives led by Margot James

1 Urgent Question tabled by Margot James

Date Forum Title
17 Oct 2019 Commons Chamber Online Pornography: Age Verification

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Margot James has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting


Margot James has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliamentary sitting