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Ellie Reeves

Labour - Lewisham West and Penge

Shadow Solicitor General

(since April 2020)

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Significant Lewisham West and Penge Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
148,388
c. 735 added daily
147,749
(Estimated)

Reduce curriculum content for year 10 & 12 students who will sit exams in 2021.

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 30 Jul 2020 Debated on - 12 Oct 2020 View Ellie Reeves's petition debate contributions
1 Dec 2020
closes in 0 minutes

A significant number of students will sit their final 2021 examinations. The outcome of which undoubtedly will be their passport, for many of their future life chances and successes. In order for this to be done fairly, it is imperative that the amount of content they are tested on is reduced.

148,883
Petition Closed

Review the decision to use previous data to calculate exam grades

Gov Responded - 4 Sep 2020 Debated on - 12 Oct 2020 View Ellie Reeves's petition debate contributions
27 Sep 2020
closed 2 months ago

We want the Education Secretary and the Government to step in and review the exam board’s decision on how GCSE and A-Level grades will be calculated and awarded due to the current coronavirus crisis. We want a better solution than just using our previous data to be the basis of our grade.

238,884
Petition Closed

Extend maternity leave by 3 months with pay in light of COVID-19

Gov Responded - 14 May 2020 Debated on - 5 Oct 2020 View Ellie Reeves's petition debate contributions
20 Oct 2020
closed 1 month, 1 week ago

In light of the recent outbreak and lock down, those on maternity leave should be given 3 extra months paid leave, at least. This time is for bonding and social engaging with other parents and babies through baby groups which are vital for development and now everything has been cancelled.


Most recent EDMs signed by Ellie Reeves

Date Tabled Title Signatures
4 Jun 2020
Ellie Reeves signed this EDM on Wednesday 17th June 2020

Legal Aid and Advice

Tabled by: David Lammy (Labour - Tottenham)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Civil Legal Aid (Remuneration) (Amendment) (Coronavirus) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 515), dated 15 May 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 18 May 2020, be annulled.
134 signatures
(Most recent: 28 Sep 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 113
Liberal Democrat: 8
Scottish National Party: 6
Plaid Cymru: 3
Independent: 2
Social Democratic & Labour Party: 2
Green Party: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
4 May 2020
Ellie Reeves signed this EDM on Wednesday 10th June 2020

Children and Young Persons

Tabled by: Keir Starmer (Labour - Holborn and St Pancras)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Adoption and Children (Coronavirus) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 445), dated 21 April 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 23 April 2020, be annulled.
48 signatures
(Most recent: 1 Sep 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 42
Liberal Democrat: 4
Green Party: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
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Commons initiatives

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Ellie Reeves has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

Ellie Reeves has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting


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