Pavement Parking Private Member’s Bill launched

Simon Hoare MP (North Dorset) has launched a Private Member’s Bill calling for a ban on pavement parking. The Pavement Parking (Protection of Vulnerable Pedestrians) Bill 2015-16 had it’s first reading on 24th June when it was presented to Parliament through ballot procedure, there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.   The second reading of the Bill is scheduled for 4th December 2015 during which a debate is expected […]

Drink Driving (Repeat Offenders)

This Bill is a Private Member’s Bill. It was introduced to Parliament on 3 July 2013 under the Ten Minute Rule. This allows an MP to make his or her case for a new bill in a speech lasting up to ten minutes. An opposing speech may also be made before the House decides whether or not the bill should be introduced. If the MP is successful the bill is taken to […]