Matt Western

Opposition Whip (Commons)

(since February 2020)
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Member for Warwick and Leamington / mattwestern_
Select Committees
International Trade Committee (since March 2020)

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Most recent EDMs signed by Matt Western

Date Tabled Title Signatures
22 Jan 2020
Matt Western signed this EDM on Thursday 30th January 2020

Max Freedman's service to parliamentary staff

Tabled by: John Cryer (Labour - Leyton and Wanstead)
That this House recognises Max Freedman's commitment over 10 years as the chair of the Parliamentary staff UNITE trade union branch representing staff of all parties in Parliament and constituency offices; appreciates that over the past decade he has worked tirelessly in representing staff of hon. Members both in individual …
77 signatures
(Most recent: 23 Sep 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 61
Scottish National Party: 9
Liberal Democrat: 2
Conservative: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
Independent: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Green Party: 1
15 Jul 2019
Matt Western signed this EDM on Monday 15th July 2019


Tabled by: John Grogan (Labour - Keighley)
That this House expresses delight that at its peak 7.9 million people watched the final of the cricket World Cup on Channel 4 and Sky whilst coverage of the Women's Football World Cup Finals on BBC TV attracted audiences of over 11 million; considers that these events will have inspired …
32 signatures
(Most recent: 3 Sep 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 21
Conservative: 3
Independent: 3
Scottish National Party: 2
Liberal Democrat: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
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Commons initiatives

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1 Bill introduced by Matt Western

Title Bill Type Last Event Next Event Date Last Updated
Bus Drivers (Working Hours on Local Routes) Bill 2017-19
Presented by Matt Western (Labour)
Private Members' Bill
Ten Minute Bill
1st reading: House of Commons 13 February, 2019 14 Feb 2019, 11:03 a.m.

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 limit bus drivers on local routes to driving for no more than 56 hours in any one week and 90 hours in any two consecutive weeks; and for connected purposes.

106 Written Questions

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