Philip Davies

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Conservative

Member for Shipley

daviesp@parliament.uk / philipdaviesuk
Select Committees
Panel of Chairs (since January 2020)
Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (since March 2020)
Sub-committee on Online Harms and Disinformation (since March 2020)
Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Sub-committee on Online Harms and Disinformation (since March 2020)

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Significant Shipley Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
105,362
Petition Closed

Create a new independent welfare body to protect racehorses from abuse and death

Gov Responded - 19 Mar 2018 Debated on - 15 Oct 2018 View Philip Davies's petition debate contributions
13 Aug 2018
closed 1 year, 11 months ago

The British Horseracing Authority is responsible for race horse welfare. But around 200 horses die each year due to racing in Britain. We urge the government to set up an independent regulatory body, with horse welfare as its only interest, which will take meaningful action to stop horses dying.


Most recent EDMs signed by Philip Davies

Date Tabled Title Signatures
13 May 2019
Philip Davies signed this EDM on Monday 17th June 2019

IR35 OFF-PAYROLL TAX EXTENSION TO PRIVATE SECTOR

Tabled by: Ged Killen (Labour (Co-op) - Rutherglen and Hamilton West)
That this House notes with concern HM Treasury’s plans to extend the off-payroll (IR35) changes to the private sector; believes that this could damage the UK’s flexible workforce, reducing avenues for work and harm the economy; further notes that the extension could force thousands of contractors into false-employment, potentially costing …
38 signatures
(Most recent: 7 Oct 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 20
Conservative: 7
Liberal Democrat: 5
Scottish National Party: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
1 May 2019
Philip Davies signed this EDM on Thursday 23rd May 2019

POLICE WIDOWS AND WIDOWERS PENSION EQUALITY

Tabled by: Holly Lynch (Labour - Halifax)
That this House recognises the invaluable contribution of all who have served, and continue to serve, in the police force, including those who made the ultimate sacrifice in the protection of others; acknowledges that the support provided by the spouse of a police officer is crucial both emotionally and practically; …
55 signatures
(Most recent: 3 Sep 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 25
Conservative: 16
Liberal Democrat: 5
Plaid Cymru: 3
Independent: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Scottish National Party: 1
Green Party: 1
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Commons initiatives

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1 Bill introduced by Philip Davies

Title Bill Type Last Event Next Event Date Last Updated
Hereditary Titles (Female Succession) Bill 2017-19
Presented by Philip Davies (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 5 March, 2019 13 Mar 2019, 2:03 p.m.

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. A Bill to make provision for the succession of female heirs to hereditary titles; and for connected purposes.

22 Bills supported by Philip Davies

Bat Habitats Regulation Bill 2019-21 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Green Belt Protection Bill 2019-21 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Public Sector Exit Payments (Limitation) Bill 2019-21 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Drone (Regulation) (No. 2) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Mr Peter Bone (CON)

Hospital (Parking Charges and Business Rates) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Mr Peter Bone (CON)

Voter Registration (No. 2) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Mr Peter Bone (CON)

Coastal Path (Definition) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Health and Social Care (National Data Guardian) Act 2018 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Mr Peter Bone (CON)

Value Added Tax Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Prisons (Interference with Wireless Telegraphy) Act 2018 - Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsor - Maria Caulfield (CON)

Principal Local Authorities (Grounds for Abolition) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Public Sector Exit Payments (Limitation) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Local Audit (Public Access to Documents) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Border Control Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Voter Registration Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

June Bank Holiday (Creation) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Mr Peter Bone (CON)

Assaults on Emergency Workers (Offences) Act 2018 - Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsor - Chris Bryant (LAB)

BBC Licence Fee (Civil Penalty) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Judicial Appointments and Retirements (Age Limits) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Benefits and Public Services (Restriction) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

International Development Assistance (Definition) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Local Authorities (Removal of Council Tax Restrictions) Bill 2017-19 - Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor - Sir Christopher Chope (CON)


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