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Diana Johnson MP sworn in for new Parliament

Jun 14, 2017 - Tags:
Diana Johnson was sworn in as MP for Hull North today as the House of Commons reassembled for the new Parliament.
 
This follows Diana's successful re-election in the 8 June General ELection, when she increased her majority to 14,322 over the Tories.

Hull MP asks why Surrey gets more than Hull in new social care funding

Mar 20, 2017 - Tags:
Hull North MP Diana Johnson challenged the Health Secretary - and Surrey MP - Jeremy Hunt on why more of the extra social care funding announced in the recent Budget is going to Surrey than to Hull.

Commons backs Hull MP's bid to modernise law regulating abortion

Mar 12, 2017 - Tags:
Hull North MP Diana Johnson today launched her Reproductive Health (Access to Terminations) Bill that aims to decriminalise abortion in England and Wales. 
 
Under Victorian criminal laws dating back to 1861 – before women had the right to vote – abortion remains illegal in England and Wales. A woman who has an abortion and anyone who helps her to have an abortion, unless it falls within the specific conditions of The Abortion Act 1967, currently face a maximum penalty of life imprisonment - the harshest such penalty in Europe. 
 

Hull MP bids to decriminalise abortion

Mar 10, 2017 - Tags:
On Monday 13 March, Diana Johnson MP will propose the Reproductive Health (Access to Terminations) Bill in Parliament.
 
The Bill would decriminalise abortion in England and Wales. 
 

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