Ruth Smeeth

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Labour

Former Member for Stoke-on-Trent North

ruth.smeeth.mp@parliament.uk / https://twitter.com/ruthsmeeth
Ruth Smeeth is not a member of any APPGs

Commons debate information

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Significant Stoke-on-Trent North Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
150,324
Petition Closed

Immunity for soldiers who worked in Northern Ireland.

Gov Responded - 1 Apr 2019 Debated on - 20 May 2019 View Ruth Smeeth's petition debate contributions
13 Sep 2019
closed 10 months ago

Do not prosecute the military for its work in Northern Ireland. Our military should be excused all criminal investigations after a period of time.


Most recent EDMs signed by Ruth Smeeth

Date Tabled Title Signatures
22 Oct 2019
Ruth Smeeth signed this EDM on Thursday 31st October 2019

Welfare and survival of Asian elephants used in tourism

Tabled by: Dr Rupa Huq (Labour - Ealing Central and Acton)
That this House is concerned about the increasing risk of extinction to Asian elephants; notes that in India and South East Asia some Asian elephants are snatched from the wild when very young, deprived of food and water for months whilst tightly confined in cages, beaten and stabbed with iron …
34 signatures
(Most recent: 4 Nov 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 18
Conservative: 5
Scottish National Party: 5
Independent: 4
Green Party: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
24 Oct 2019
Ruth Smeeth signed this EDM as a sponsor on Thursday 24th October 2019

Timetable for the European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill

Tabled by: Frank Field (Independent - Birkenhead)
That this House calls on the Government, if it is granted a flexible extension to Article 50 by the European Union, to work to a 14-day timetable for passing the European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill, and to bring to an immediate end the flexible extension as soon as the Bill …
14 signatures
(Most recent: 29 Oct 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 7
Independent: 5
Conservative: 2
View All Ruth Smeeth's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

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

1 Adjournment Debate led by Ruth Smeeth

Date Forum Title
17 Dec 2018 Commons Chamber Kayden Dunn

1 Bill introduced by Ruth Smeeth

Title Bill Type Last Event Next Event Date Last Updated
Ceramics (Country of Origin Marking) Bill 2017-19 Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 4 September, 2018 26 Nov 2018, 12:14 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 require the indication of country of origin for ceramic products; and for connected purposes.


54 Written Questions

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War Pensions: Appeals Body Armour: Procurement Defence: Procurement Defence Equipment and Support: Small Businesses Defence Fire and Rescue Service: Capita Defence Fire and Rescue Service Defence Fire and Rescue Service: Capita Defence Fire and Rescue Service: Capita Defence Fire and Rescue Service Defence Fire and Rescue Service: Capita Invictus Games: Netherlands Veterans: Sports Defence Fire and Rescue Service Defence Fire and Rescue Service Defence Fire and Rescue Service Armed Forces: Private Education Armed Forces: Defence Equipment Hawk Aircraft Hawk Aircraft Hawk Aircraft European Fighter Aircraft Hawk Aircraft European Fighter Aircraft European Fighter Aircraft Cash Dispensing: Fees and Charges Cash Dispensing: Urban Areas Cash Dispensing: Fees and Charges Universities: Enterprise Zones Non-domestic Rates Non-domestic Rates Defence Fire and Rescue Service Treasury: Tableware Asylum: Finance Asylum: Travel Asylum: Finance Asylum: Finance UK Visas and Immigration UK Visas and Immigration: Stoke on Trent UK Visas and Immigration: Stoke on Trent Visas: Turkey Fiskars Group Fiskars Group: Regional Growth Fund Regional Growth Fund: Grants Fiskars Group: Regional Growth Fund Sharing Economy Ceramics: USA Ceramics: USA Ceramics: USA