Ruth Jones

Labour

Member for Newport West

ruth.jones.mp@parliament.uk
Select Committees
Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee (since May 2020)
1 APPG memberships (as of 20 May 2020)
Bladder and Bowel Continence Care

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Victoria Prentis (Conservative) Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (20 debate interactions) View debates between Ruth Jones and Victoria Prentis Daniel Zeichner (Labour) Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (14 debate interactions) View debates between Ruth Jones and Daniel Zeichner Kevin Foster (Conservative) Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) (14 debate interactions) View debates between Ruth Jones and Kevin Foster View All MP Sparring Partners

Petition debates participated in by Ruth Jones

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
153,506
Petition Closed

Make online homophobia a specific criminal offence

Gov Responded - 28 Mar 2019 Debated on - 1 Jul 2019 View Ruth Jones's petition debate contributions
12 Aug 2019
closed 9 months, 3 weeks ago

As a gay man I find it devastating how members of the LGBT community are still subjected to homophobic abuse online.

Significant Petitions within Ruth Jones's constituency


Most recent EDMs signed by Ruth Jones

Date Tabled Title Signatures
11 Mar 2020
Ruth Jones 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
2 Mar 2020
Ruth Jones signed this EDM on Monday 2nd March 2020

Six Nations Rugby broadcasting rights

Tabled by: Kevin Brennan (Labour - Cardiff West)
That this House notes press reports that rugby union's Six Nations tournament could be put behind a TV pay wall after decades on free to air public broadcasting services; believes the annual tournament should be placed in the Government's Category A of sporting events which must be made available live …
35 signatures
(Most recent: 16 Mar 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 22
Scottish National Party: 3
Conservative: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Plaid Cymru: 2
Independent: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
Alliance: 1
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Commons initiatives led by Ruth Jones

Ruth Jones has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Ruth Jones has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

Ruth Jones has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting

Ruth Jones has not supported any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting


91 Written Questions asked by Ruth Jones

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China: Uighurs British Nationals Abroad: Coronavirus British Nationals Abroad: Coronavirus British Nationals Abroad: Coronavirus India: Politics and Government Zimbabwe: Humanitarian Situation Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Official Hospitality Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Travel Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Travel Germany: Muslims Commonwealth: Females Sudan: Foreign Relations Sri Lanka: Politics and Government Bangladesh: Politics and Government Universal Credit Social Security Benefits: Muscular Dystrophy Universal Credit: Disability Occupational Pensions: Newport West Universal Credit Poverty: Children Social Security Benefits Department for Work and Pensions: Official Hospitality Department for Work and Pensions: Travel Department for Work and Pensions: Travel UK Relations With EU Life Expectancy Brexit: Coronavirus Cabinet Office: Official Hospitality Cabinet Office: Travel Cabinet Office: Travel Prime Minister: Travel Prime Minister: Travel Referendums: Brexit Local Growth Deals: Wales UK Trade with EU: Wales Universal Credit: Wales Renewable Energy: Wales Economic Situation: Wales Wales Office: Travel Wales Office: Travel Prison Sentences Legal Aid Scheme: Civil Proceedings and Low Pay Legal Aid Scheme Ministry of Justice: Travel Ministry of Justice: Travel Marriage: Humanism