Fiona Bruce Portrait

Fiona Bruce

Conservative - Congleton


Oral Question
Tuesday 2nd March 2021
11:30
None
Oral Question No. 32
What representations he is making to his international counterparts in countries where space for civil society is shrinking.
Oral Question
Thursday 4th March 2021
10:10
None
Oral Question No. 20
To ask the Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what representations the Church of England is making to countries where people are persecuted for their faith or belief.
Speeches
Thursday 25th February 2021
Business of the House

As the Foreign Secretary said at the Human Rights Council this week, our Government will continue to work with partners …

Written Answers
Monday 1st February 2021
Railways: Cheshire
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what recent steps his Department has taken to progress consideration of reopening …
Early Day Motions
Tuesday 24th November 2020
Red Wednesday and the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and Girls
That this House marks 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and Girls and Red …
Bills
Wednesday 3rd June 2020
Abortion (Cleft Lip, Cleft Palate and Clubfoot) Bill 2019-21
A Bill to amend the Abortion Act 1967 to exclude cleft lip, cleft palate and clubfoot as qualifying physical abnormalities …
Tweets
None available
MP Financial Interests
Monday 6th July 2020
1. Employment and earnings
31 May 2020, received £4,000. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 29 June 2020)
EDM signed
Tuesday 1st December 2020
Post offices and sub-postmasters
That this House believes that sub-postmasters and their staff provide financial services that ensure the physical and psychological wellbeing of …
Supported Legislation
Monday 6th July 2020
Tibet (Reciprocal Access) Bill 2019-21
A Bill to require the Secretary of State to report annually on restrictions on access by UK nationals to Tibet …

Debate information

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Significant Congleton Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
113,825
Petition Closed

Increase funding for schools

Gov Responded - 5 Feb 2019 Debated on - 4 Mar 2019 View Fiona Bruce's petition debate contributions
19 May 2019
closed 1 year, 9 months ago

Schools are having to make difficult choices on how to spend their limited funding as their income has not kept pace with the rise in costs since 2010. All schools are working very hard to “make ends meet” but this is becoming increasingly difficult and verging on almost impossible.

118,050
Petition Closed

Give parents the right to opt their child out of Relationship and Sex Education

Gov Responded - 9 Jan 2019 Debated on - 25 Feb 2019 View Fiona Bruce's petition debate contributions
18 Jun 2019
closed 1 year, 8 months ago

We believe it is the parent’s fundamental right to teach their child RSE topics or to at least decide who teaches them and when and how they are taught. We want the right to opt our children out of RSE when it becomes mandatory in Sept 2020.


Most recent EDMs signed by Fiona Bruce

Date Tabled Title Signatures
30 Nov 2020
Fiona Bruce signed this EDM as a sponsor on Tuesday 1st December 2020

Post offices and sub-postmasters

Tabled by: Virendra Sharma (Labour - Ealing, Southall)
That this House believes that sub-postmasters and their staff provide financial services that ensure the physical and psychological wellbeing of 300,000 vulnerable people; that the ongoing covid-19 pandemic has made this a very difficult time for post offices; thanks sub-postmasters for their hard work and commitment and strongly urges the …
23 signatures
(Most recent: 5 Jan 2021)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 9
Scottish National Party: 5
Plaid Cymru: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Conservative: 2
Independent: 1
Green Party: 1
24 Sep 2020
Fiona Bruce signed this EDM on Monday 30th November 2020

County lines and child criminal exploitation

Tabled by: Grahame Morris (Labour - Easington)
That this House is alarmed at the expansion of county lines networks, recently exacerbated by covid-19; calls for clarification of laws to ensure that all young people who are groomed, coerced and controlled into committing crime are recognised as victims of trafficking and exploitation; advocates the adoption of a new …
23 signatures
(Most recent: 30 Nov 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 10
Conservative: 4
Scottish National Party: 2
Plaid Cymru: 2
Independent: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Green Party: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
View All Fiona Bruce's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

2 Urgent Questions tabled by Fiona Bruce

Date Forum Title
22 Oct 2015 Commons Chamber China (Human Rights)
16 Dec 2013 Commons Chamber North Korea

Fiona Bruce has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

7 Bills introduced by Fiona Bruce


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 public bodies to accompany any proposal for a change in public expenditure, administration or policy with a family impact assessment; and to require the Secretary of State to report on the costs and benefits of extending family impact assessments to local authorities and to establish and evaluate progress towards objectives and targets for family stability.


Last Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Friday 23rd November 2018
(Read Debate)

A Bill to make further provision about arbitration and mediation services and the application of equality legislation to such services; to make provision about the protection of victims of domestic abuse; and for connected purposes


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Thursday 11th February 2016

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 about the minimum price at which alcohol may be sold from licensed premises in England; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Friday 23rd November 2018
(Read Debate)

A Bill to amend the Abortion Act 1967 to exclude cleft lip, cleft palate and clubfoot as qualifying physical abnormalities for the purposes of medical termination of pregnancy under section 1(1)(d).


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 3rd June 2020
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA

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 provide for the High Court of England and Wales to make a preliminary finding on cases of alleged genocide; and for the subsequent referral of such findings to the International Criminal Court or a special tribunal.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 5th September 2017

A Bill to clarify the law relating to abortion on the basis of sex-selection; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 4th November 2014

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 Secretary of State to compile statistics on gender ratios of foetuses aborted in the United Kingdom, and where available overseas; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 16th April 2013

928 Written Questions

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Foot Abortion: Tarsal Coalition Abortion: Hammer Toe Health Services and Social Services: Disclosure of Information Hospices: Standards Palliative Care: Finance Health Services and Social Services: Expenditure Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Non-surgical Cosmetic Procedures: Regulation Abortion Abortion: Counselling Abortion Abortion: Gender Selection Palliative Care Palliative Care General Practitioners: Postnatal Care General Practitioners: Postnatal Care Abortion: Northern Ireland Mental Illness: Mothers Mental Illness: Mothers General Practitioners: Conditions of Employment Spina Bifida: Surgery Abortion Abortion Abortion Abortion Abortion Abortion: Health Education Pregnancy Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists Foetuses Abortion Health Education: Schools Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Health: Screening Pregnancy: Screening Down's Syndrome Foetuses: Analgesics Down's Syndrome: Screening Palliative Care: Pregnancy Abortion Abortion Spina Bifida: Surgery Abortion Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman Down's Syndrome British Pregnancy Advisory Service: Merseyside Abortion In Vitro Fertilisation Alcoholic Drinks: Children Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Abortion Abortion Abortion In Vitro Fertilisation Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome Fertility: Medical Treatments In Vitro Fertilisation Abortion NHS: Finance National Exhibition Centre Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Health Services: Reciprocal Arrangements Abortion: Drugs Abortion: Misoprostol Abortion Abortion Abortion Abortion Abortion Abortion Health Services: Reciprocal Arrangements Abortion Organs: Donors Contraceptives: Pregnancy Abortion: Northern Ireland Abortion: Private Sector Abortion: Research Abortion: Northern Ireland Pregnancy Remains Mental Health: Females Gender Selection: Northern Ireland Abortion: Nurses Abortion: Northern Ireland Abortion: Northern Ireland Contraceptives Contraceptives Contraceptives: Pregnancy Abortion Abortion Act 1967 Contraceptives: Research Foetal Death Marie Stopes International: Maidstone Abortion Abortion: Disability Foetal Death: Incinerators Department of Health: Families Department of Health: Families Abortion Abortion Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome In Vitro Fertilisation In Vitro Fertilisation Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome Fertility: Drugs In Vitro Fertilisation In Vitro Fertilisation Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority and Human Tissue Authority Review Abortion Abortion Abortion Abortion Abortion Marie Stopes International Abortion: Disability Abortion Act 1967 Abortion Act 1967 Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome Pregnancy Alcoholism Abortion Pregnancy Abortion Abortion Cancer: Alcoholic Drinks Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Alcoholic Drinks: Gambling Abortion: Northern Ireland Abortion: Northern Ireland Alcoholic Drinks: Health Education Abortion: Northern Ireland Abortion Down's Syndrome: Screening Health Education: Sex FPA Brook Advisory Centres Health Education: Sex Abortion: Clinics Abortion British Pregnancy Advisory Service British Pregnancy Advisory Service Marie Stopes International Abortion Abortion Abortion Abortion: Clinics Meningitis: Vaccination Meningitis: Children Meningitis: Vaccination Meningitis: Vaccination Meningitis British Pregnancy Advisory Service: Merseyside British Pregnancy Advisory Service: Merseyside Abortion Abortion Abortion Pharmacy: Equality In Vitro Fertilisation Alcoholic Drinks: Minimum Prices Marie Stopes International Clinical Trials: Children Abortion: Gender Selection Hereditary Diseases In Vitro Fertilisation Alcoholic Drinks: Minimum Prices Abortion Abortion Musculoskeletal Disorders In Vitro Fertilisation In Vitro Fertilisation Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome In Vitro Fertilisation Fertility: Clinics Fertility: Clinics Fertility: Clinics Autism: Children Abortion: Clinics Abortion Abortion Abortion Abortion Pregnancy NHS: Training In Vitro Fertilisation In Vitro Fertilisation In Vitro Fertilisation In Vitro Fertilisation Pregnancy: Mental Illness Stem Cells: Research Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Stem Cells: Research Stem Cells: Medical Treatments Pregnancy: Screening Human Embryo Experiments Pregnancy: Screening Pregnancy: Screening Human-animal Hybrid Embryos Alcoholic Drinks: Consumption Prisoners: Alcoholism Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Alcoholic Drinks: Children Alcoholic Drinks: Children Alcoholic Drinks: Labelling Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Pregnancy: Alcoholic Drinks Autism Autism Abortion: Foetal Tissue Foetal Tissue Abortion: Foetal Tissue Abortion: Gender Selection Abortion: Gender Selection Abortion: Gender Selection Health Services and Social Services: Older People Palliative Care Abortion: Gender Selection Hospices Palliative Care Department of Health: Statistics Palliative Care Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Mitochondrial Donation) Regulations 2015 Family Planning: Lobbying Family Planning Abortion Abortion Abortion Abortion Abortion Terminal Illnesses: Home Care Services Terminal Illnesses Terminal Illnesses: Sedatives and Hypnotics Terminal Illnesses Terminal Illnesses Abortion Pregnancy: Sodium Valproate Epilepsy: Drugs Epilepsy: Drugs Stem Cells: Research Stem Cells: Research Childbirth: Gender In Vitro Fertilisation Abortion Abortion Abortion: Lobbying Nurses: Qualifications In Vitro Fertilisation Abortion: Gender Selection Maternity Services Pregnancy: Advisory Services Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome NHS England Abortion Contraceptives: Young People Contraceptives: Young People Contraceptives Contraceptives Contraceptives Childbirth Abortion Abortion In Vitro Fertilisation Low Alcohol Drinks Abortion In Vitro Fertilisation Human Embryo Experiments In Vitro Fertilisation In Vitro Fertilisation In Vitro Fertilisation In Vitro Fertilisation In Vitro Fertilisation In Vitro Fertilisation Perinatal Mortality In Vitro Fertilisation In Vitro Fertilisation In Vitro Fertilisation In Vitro Fertilisation Pregnancy Abortion In Vitro Fertilisation In Vitro Fertilisation Pregnancy: Screening Pregnancy: Screening In Vitro Fertilisation Abortion Abortion Abortion Abortion Abortion Congenital Abnormalities: Screening In Vitro Fertilisation Childbirth Fertility: Medical Treatments Abortion Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome Abortion Family Planning In Vitro Fertilisation Abortion Family Planning Abortion Abortion Abortion: Counselling Abortion Abortion None None None Nagorno Karabakh: Armed Conflict Nagorno Karabakh: Humanitarian Situation Nagorno Karabakh: Humanitarian Situation Nagorno Karabakh: Peace Negotiations Nagorno Karabakh: Armed Conflict Nagorno Karabakh: Peace Negotiations North Korea: Coronavirus Nagorno Karabakh: Refugees Breast Ironing North Korea: Coronavirus Myanmar: Elections John Bunyan Fund for Freedom of Religion and Belief Nigeria: Military Aid Nigeria: Military Aid Armed Conflict: West Africa John Bunyan Fund for Freedom of Religion and Belief John Bunyan Fund for Freedom of Religion and Belief John Bunyan Fund for Freedom of Religion and Belief Magna Carta Fund for Human Rights and Democracy John Bunyan Fund for Freedom of Religion and Belief Mexico: Freedom of Religion Mexico: Protestantism Hong Kong: Politics and Government Hong Kong: Politics and Government Hong Kong: Politics and Government Hong Kong: Freedom of Association China: Press Freedom China: Press Freedom China: Press Freedom Hong Kong: Press Freedom North Korea: Human Rights Nigeria: Politics and Government Leah Sharibu Hong Kong: Embassies China: Uighurs Hong Kong: Demonstrations China: Uighurs Myanmar: Rohingya China: Uighurs Persecution of Christians across the Globe Independent Review China: Human Rights Wang Quanzhang Hong Kong: Extradition North Korea: Human Trafficking North Korea: Repatriation Burundi: BBC Confucius Institutes Educational Institutions Russia: Human Rights and Journalism Russia: Press Freedom Russia: Journalism Russia: Human Rights Russia: Human Rights and Journalism Russia: Human Rights Russia: Human Rights and Third Sector Hong Kong: Visas Iran: Journalism Nigeria: Armed Forces Nigeria: Crimes of Violence Nigeria: Crimes of Violence Burundi: Peace Negotiations Religious Freedom Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Religious Freedom China: Religious Freedom China: Religious Buildings Palestinians: Religious Freedom Abortion North Korea: Refugees Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Families Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Families Nature Conservation El Salvador: Abortion Hong Kong: Politics and Government Sino-British Joint Declaration Hong Kong: Politics and Government Hong Kong: Politics and Government Sino-British Joint Declaration Hong Kong: Politics and Government Hong Kong: Politics and Government Hong Kong: Politics and Government North Korea: BBC China: Human Rights China: Human Rights China: Human Rights Hong Kong: Elections Turkey: Politics and Government Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Training Malawi: Albinism Ni Yulan China: Non-governmental Organisations China: Non-governmental Organisations Islamic State: Genocide Islamic State: Genocide North Korea: Political Prisoners North Korea: Sexual Offences North Korea: Weapons North Korea: Weapons North Korea: Human Rights North Korea: Human Rights North Korea: Politics and Government North Korea: Human Rights North Korea: Human Rights North Korea: Humanitarian Aid Human Rights Yemen: Military Intervention Nepal: Borders North Korea: Diplomatic Relations North Korea: Human Rights Human Rights Human Rights China: Family Planning China: Family Planning China: Family Planning China: Family Planning Burundi: Politics and Government North Korea: Human Rights North Korea: Human Rights North Korea: Females North Korea: EU Aid North Korea North Korea North Korea North Korea North Korea North Korea North Korea Iran North Korea Central African Republic Central African Republic Iran North Korea Iran Iran North Korea North Korea North Korea North Korea North Korea: Human Rights Burma North Korea North Korea North Korea North Korea Employment: Sexual Harassment Internet: Safety Refugees: Chimney House Hotel Windrush Generation: Compensation Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Prostitution Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Asylum: Iraq Domestic Abuse: Alcoholic Drinks Alcoholic Drinks: Crime Asylum: Iraq Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Visas: Russia Visas: Russia Refugees: Syria Refugees: Syria Home Office: Families Home Office: Families Abortion: Freedom of Expression Terrorism Terrorism Terrorism Terrorism Terrorism Terrorism Terrorism Terrorism Terrorism Terrorism Terrorism Terrorism Terrorism Counter-terrorism Counter-terrorism Prostitution Prostitution: Northern Ireland Licensing Laws Licensing Laws Slavery Human Trafficking: Prostitution Human Trafficking: Prostitution Prostitution Drugs: Rehabilitation Licensing Laws Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Counter-terrorism Home Office: Training Counter-terrorism Slavery Radicalism Radicalism Syria: Refugees Radicalism Radicalism Radicalism Human Trafficking: Telephone Services Alcoholic Drinks Driving under Influence Alcoholic Drinks: Crime Slavery Slavery Slavery Slavery Slavery Hate Crime Hate Crime Older People: Abuse Human Trafficking: Temporary Accommodation Human Trafficking Fraud North Korea Female Genital Mutilation Abortion: Overseas Aid Leprosy Developing Countries: Leprosy Developing Countries: Leprosy Developing Countries: Leprosy Developing Countries: Leprosy Developing Countries: Leprosy Developing Countries: Leprosy Developing Countries: Leprosy Developing Countries: Leprosy Developing Countries: Leprosy Developing Countries: Leprosy Marie Stopes International: Finance Brazil: Indigenous Peoples East Africa: Marie Stopes International Overseas Aid Developing Countries: Abortion Developing Countries: Abortion Alan Guttmacher Institute Developing Countries: Abortion Niger: Marie Stopes International Alan Guttmacher Institute Niger: Marie Stopes International Developing Countries: Abortion Developing Countries: Abortion Kenya: Abortion Developing Countries: Abortion Kenya: Marie Stopes International Marie Stopes International Developing Countries: Abortion Kenya: Marie Stopes International Developing Countries: Abortion Syria: Refugees Syria: Refugees Department for International Development: Religious Freedom Department for International Development: Religious Freedom Department for International Development: Staff Marie Stopes International Developing Countries: Abortion and Contraceptives Department for International Development: Families Department for International Development: Families Kenya: Marie Stopes International Developing Countries: Family Planning Africa: Family Planning Africa: Abortion Africa: Abortion Developing Countries: Abortion World Bank Overseas Aid: India Central African Republic: Humanitarian Aid Marie Stopes International Marie Stopes International Marie Stopes International Marie Stopes International Marie Stopes International Central African Republic: International Assistance Department for International Development: Training Burundi: Refugees Syria: Armed Conflict Syria: International Assistance Syria: Refugees Syria: Refugees Developing Countries: Older People North Korea: Droughts Burundi: Refugees Burundi: Refugees Children: Employment Developing Countries: Children Developing Countries: Abortion China Central African Republic Central African Republic: Security Developing Countries: Abortion Exercise: Congleton Pornography: Internet Pornography: Internet Pornography: Internet Pornography: Internet Pornography: Internet Pornography: Internet Pornography: Internet Broadband: Hassall Pornography: Internet Pornography: Internet Pornography: Internet Pornography: Internet Pornography: Internet Pornography: Internet Pornography: Internet Pornography: Internet Football: Coronavirus Performing Arts: Coronavirus Gambling: Ombudsman Alcoholic Drinks: Advertising British Board of Film Classification Alcoholic Drinks: Marketing Alcoholic Drinks: Marketing Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Families Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Families Gaming Machines Gambling Alcoholic Drinks: Marketing Alcoholic Drinks: Advertising Gaming Machines and Social Responsibility Measures Review Gaming Machines Gaming Machines Gambling Playing Fields Playing Fields Playing Fields Pornography: Internet Internet: Children Internet: Children Arts: Government Assistance