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Mary Kelly Foy

Labour - City of Durham

Select Committees
Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (since June 2020)
3 APPG membership (as of 16 Dec 2020)
Cerebral Palsy, Coalfield Communities, Housing in the North


Debate information

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Matt Hancock (Conservative) Secretary of State for Health and Social Care (14 debate interactions) View debates with Matt Hancock Boris Johnson (Conservative) Prime Minister, First Lord of the Treasury and Minister for the Civil Service (8 debate interactions) View debates with Boris Johnson Gavin Williamson (Conservative) Secretary of State for Education (6 debate interactions) View debates with Gavin Williamson View All MP Sparring Partners

Significant City of Durham Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
104,665
c. 505 added daily
106,277
(Estimated)

Give government workers a fair pay rise

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 16 Oct 2020 Debated on - 14 Dec 2020 View Mary Kelly Foy's petition debate contributions
20 Jan 2021
closes in 3 days

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 Mary Kelly Foy'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 Mary Kelly Foy

Date Tabled Title Signatures
21 Apr 2020
Mary Kelly Foy signed this EDM on Thursday 23rd April 2020

Extended cut-off date for the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Tabled by: Kate Osborne (Labour - Jarrow)
That this House expresses concern about the extended cut-off date for employees to receive support through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, after the eligibility date was extended from 28 February to 19 March; acknowledges that although this extension will allow more employees to now be furloughed following the changes to …
55 signatures
(Most recent: 12 May 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 30
Scottish National Party: 12
Liberal Democrat: 6
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Plaid Cymru: 2
Social Democratic & Labour Party: 1
Alliance: 1
Green Party: 1
30 Jan 2020
Mary Kelly Foy signed this EDM on Wednesday 26th February 2020

Interserve industrial action at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Tabled by: Chris Stephens (Scottish National Party - Glasgow South West)
That this House supports members of the Public and Commercial Services Union (PCS) employed by Interserve at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) who will embark on a month of strike action throughout February 2020; notes that this dispute has been ongoing since March 2019 over issues including pay, trade …
47 signatures
(Most recent: 15 Sep 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 26
Scottish National Party: 15
Independent: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Green Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
View All Mary Kelly Foy's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

Mary Kelly Foy has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Mary Kelly Foy has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

1 Bill introduced by Mary Kelly Foy


A Bill to impose duties on certain education and training providers in relation to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.


Last Event - Committee Debate: House of Commons
Wednesday 14th October 2020
(Read Debate)
Next Event - Report stage: House of Commons
Date TBA
Order Paper number: 1
(Certain to be Debated)

Mary Kelly Foy has not supported any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting