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Dawn Butler

Labour - Brent Central


Select Committee Meeting
Wednesday 14th April 2021
09:00
Division Votes
Thursday 25th March 2021
Coronavirus
voted No - against a party majority
One of 21 Labour No votes vs 176 Labour Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 484 Noes - 76
Speeches
Thursday 25th March 2021
Coronavirus

One year ago, the Government’s Coronavirus Act was passed to address an unfolding emergency in the UK. It was an …

Written Answers
Monday 22nd March 2021
Coronavirus: Disease Control
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what assessment he has made of the adequacy of mechanisms to appeal …
Early Day Motions
Monday 18th January 2021
UK citizenship for the Windrush generation
That this House deplores the Home Office’s treatment of those of the Windrush Generation and their families; notes that many …
Bills
Wednesday 24th March 2021
Coronavirus (No. 2) Bill 2019-21
A Bill to make provision in connection with coronavirus; and for connected purposes.
Tweets
Saturday 10th April 2021
22:03
MP Financial Interests
Monday 16th March 2020
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Bradley Energy Ltd
Address of donor: 26 South St Mary's Gate, Grimsby DN31 1LW
Amount of donation …
EDM signed
Thursday 25th March 2021
Strike at SPS Technologies
That this House notes that staff at aerospace parts firm SPS Technologies in Leicester are taking strike action against management …

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Dawn Butler has voted in 150 divisions, and 1 time against the majority of their Party.

25 Mar 2021 - Coronavirus - View Vote Context
Dawn Butler voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 21 Labour No votes vs 176 Labour Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 484 Noes - 76
View All Dawn Butler Division Votes

Debate information

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Significant Brent Central Petitions

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 Dawn Butler's petition debate contributions
12 Aug 2019
closed 1 year, 8 months ago

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

35,203
Petition Closed

Make British Sign Language part of the National Curriculum

Gov Responded - 17 Oct 2017 Debated on - 5 Mar 2018 View Dawn Butler's petition debate contributions
12 Mar 2018
closed 3 years, 1 month ago

Around 50,000 people in the UK use British Sign Language, so why is this not taught in schools? There are many children who are born deaf, and we need to give them a better chance at a more integrated future. This is why BSL needs to be taught in schools.


Most recent EDMs signed by Dawn Butler

Date Tabled Title Signatures
24 Mar 2021
Dawn Butler signed this EDM on Thursday 25th March 2021

Strike at SPS Technologies

Tabled by: Claudia Webbe (Independent - Leicester East)
That this House notes that staff at aerospace parts firm SPS Technologies in Leicester are taking strike action against management proposals to dismiss and re-engage employees on inferior contracts, a practice commonly known as “fire and rehire”; further notes that SPS made 200 members of staff at its Barkby Road …
20 signatures
(Most recent: 25 Mar 2021)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 19
Independent: 1
23 Mar 2021
Dawn Butler signed this EDM on Wednesday 24th March 2021

Shrewsbury 24 judgement

Tabled by: Ian Lavery (Labour - Wansbeck)
That this House notes the historic victory of the Shrewsbury 24 Campaign in having their charges quashed by the Court of Appeal after almost half a century of injustice; notes the tireless work that has been done to get to this stage by the Shrewsbury 24 campaigners and the support …
25 signatures
(Most recent: 24 Mar 2021)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 21
Independent: 3
Scottish National Party: 1
View All Dawn Butler's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

1 Urgent Question tabled by Dawn Butler

Date Forum Title
8 Jan 2018 Commons Chamber Office for Students: Appointment

Dawn Butler has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

3 Bills introduced by Dawn Butler


A Bill to make provision in connection with coronavirus; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading (Commons)
Wednesday 24th March 2021

A Bill to require the Leader of the House of Commons to move a Motion asserting the equal right of all Members of the House of Commons to participate in proceedings and establishing mechanisms for MPs unable to attend Westminster to vote remotely and to participate remotely in proceedings, including debates and general committees.


Last Event - 1st Reading (Commons)
Wednesday 16th September 2020
(Read Debate)

A Bill to require the Leader of the House of Commons to move a Motion asserting the equal right of all Members of the House of Commons to participate in proceedings and establishing mechanisms for MPs unable to attend Westminster to vote remotely and to participate remotely in proceedings, including debates and general committees.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Wednesday 16th September 2020
(Read Debate)
Next Event - 2nd Reading: House Of Commons
Friday 23rd October 2020

Dawn Butler has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


329 Written Questions

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Coronavirus: Health Education Coronavirus: Vaccination Royal Free Hospital: Nurseries Coronavirus: Vaccination Coronavirus: General Practitioners Mental Health Services: Children and Young People Coronavirus: Disease Control Coronavirus: Disease Control Surgery Coronavirus: Protective Clothing Coronavirus: Protective Clothing Protective Clothing: Procurement Contact Tracing: Computer Software Contact Tracing: Computer Software Coronavirus: Disease Control Contact Tracing: Computer Software Contact Tracing: Computer Software Coronavirus: Statistics Sign Language: Television Coronavirus: Sickle Cell Diseases Coronavirus: Sickle Cell Diseases Protective Clothing: Brent Coronavirus: Disease Control Nurses: Career Development Equal Pay Equal Pay Domestic Abuse: Advisory Services Domestic Abuse: Advisory Services Domestic Abuse: Advisory Services HIV Infection: Drugs Dental Services: Registration Drugs: Prices NHS: Temporary Employment HIV Infection: Drugs Visual Impairment Visual Impairment: Young People Psychiatry: Training NHS: Temporary Employment NHS: Temporary Employment NHS: Temporary Employment NHS: Temporary Employment Epilepsy: Death Junior Doctors: Conditions of Employment Nurses: Training Nurses: Training Junior Doctors: Conditions of Employment Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) Regulations 2020: Fines Protest Travellers: Camping Sites Police: Demonstrations Windrush Generation: Finance Driving Offences: Ethnic Groups Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 Police: Recruitment Financial Services: Fraud Domestic Abuse: LGBT People Home Office: LGBT People Detention Centres: Coronavirus Immigrants: Coronavirus Police: Equality Police: Racial Discrimination Police: Equality Immigration: Windrush Generation Immigration: Windrush Generation Immigration: Windrush Generation Immigration: Windrush Generation Immigrants: Domestic Abuse Immigration Immigration: EU Nationals Immigration: EU Nationals LGBT People: Hate Crime Females: Domestic Violence Domestic Abuse: Females Visas: Fees and Charges Deportation: Jamaica Deportation: Jamaica Home Office: Equality Home Office: Equality Deportation Deportation Deportation Asylum: Nationality Asylum: Nationality Teachers: Migrant Workers Asylum: Nationality Asylum: Middle East Asylum: Nationality Crimes of Violence: Females Immigration Bill: Impact Assessments Dyson: Ventilators Cabinet Office: Written Questions Ethnic Groups: Equality Office for Tackling Injustices Office for Tackling Injustices Office for Tackling Injustices Office for Tackling Injustices Office for Tackling Injustices Office for Tackling Injustices Civil Service: Ethnic Groups Office for Tackling Injustices Office for Tackling Injustices Office for Tackling Injustices Cleaning Services: Coronavirus Females: Coronavirus Civil Service: LGBT People Census: Gender Recognition Census: Statutory Instruments Ethnic Groups: Equality Public Sector: Ethnic Groups Public Sector: Equality Public Sector: Ethnic Groups Public Service: Equality Public Service: Equality Public Service: Equality Government Departments: Procurement Senior Civil Servants: Ethnic Groups Coronavirus: Vaccination Coronavirus: Disease Control Equal Pay: Ethnic Groups Business: LGBT People Equal Pay: LGBT People Business: Equality Employment: LGBT People Paternity Leave: Discrimination Females: New Businesses Females: Small Businesses Directors: Females Ethnic Diversity of UK Boards Review Renewable Energy: Technology Transfer Renewable Energy: Jamaica Energy: Prices Energy: Prices Energy: Prices Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Equality Equal Pay Directors: Females Directors: Equality Directors: Equality International Decade for People of African Descent International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Overseas Aid Human Rights Sayed Alwadaei Sayed Alwadaei Sayed Alwadaei Farouk Hamadalla Yemen: Cultural Heritage Latvia: World War II Saudi Arabia: Religious Freedom Andargachew Tsege Middle East: Genocide Saudi Arabia: Religious Freedom Ethiopia: Human Rights Maryam Rajavi Saudi Arabia: Arms Trade Haiti: Elections Tunisia: Travel Information Tunisia: British Nationals Abroad China: Human Rights