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Kate Osborne

Labour - Jarrow

Select Committees
Women and Equalities Committee (since March 2020)


Debate information

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Sparring Partners
Matt Hancock (Conservative) Secretary of State for Health and Social Care (8 debate interactions) View debates with Matt Hancock Paul Scully (Conservative) Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (8 debate interactions) View debates with Paul Scully Boris Johnson (Conservative) Prime Minister, First Lord of the Treasury and Minister for the Civil Service (8 debate interactions) View debates with Boris Johnson View All MP Sparring Partners

Significant Jarrow Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
104,666
c. 504 added daily
106,171
(Estimated)

Give government workers a fair pay rise

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 16 Oct 2020 Debated on - 14 Dec 2020 View Kate Osborne's petition debate contributions
20 Jan 2021
closes in 2 days, 23 hours

During the pandemic government workers have delivered vital public services and kept our country safe and secure. After ten years in which the real value of civil service pay has fallen, many face hardship. The Government must start to restore the real value of their pay with a 10% increase in 2020.

146,351
Petition Closed

Give all key workers a 100% tax and Nat. Ins. holiday through COVID-19 crisis

Gov Responded - 27 Apr 2020 Debated on - 14 Dec 2020 View Kate Osborne's petition debate contributions
1 Oct 2020
closed 3 months, 2 weeks ago

The government is helping private firms to protect jobs by paying up to 80% of staff wages through this crisis. If it can do this why can it not help key workers who will be putting themselves/their families at risk and working extra hard under extremely challenging and unprecedented circumstances.


Most recent EDMs signed by Kate Osborne

Date Tabled Title Signatures
7 Oct 2020
Kate Osborne signed this EDM on Thursday 8th October 2020

Congratulating Prime Minister Ardern on New Zealand’s response to coronavirus

Tabled by: Richard Burgon (Labour - Leeds East)
That this House congratulates New Zealand’s Labour Government, led by Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, on its 7 October 2020 declaration that the country has eliminated local transmission of coronavirus; notes that this comes after there were no new cases for 10 days in Auckland, its largest city, after a cluster …
19 signatures
(Most recent: 9 Oct 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 12
Scottish National Party: 4
Liberal Democrat: 2
Independent: 1
6 Oct 2020
Kate Osborne signed this EDM as a sponsor on Wednesday 7th October 2020

Meeting the communication needs and preferences of people with hearing loss and deafness during the covid-19 outbreak

Tabled by: Olivia Blake (Labour - Sheffield, Hallam)
That this House recognises that the use of opaque face masks can act as a barrier to communication for the 12 million people with hearing loss across the UK; welcomes the recent approval of a transparent mask by the Department of Health and Social Care; asks the Government to issue …
14 signatures
(Most recent: 8 Oct 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 10
Conservative: 2
Independent: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
View All Kate Osborne's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

Kate Osborne has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Kate Osborne has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

Kate Osborne has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting