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- Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber (1 December 2014)
Government's response to their consultation on humanist marriage – Lord Harrison.
- Upcoming Business – Lords: Grand Committee (1 December 2014)
Marriage and Civil Partnership (Scotland) Act 2014 and Civil Partnership Act 2004 (Consequential Provisions and Modifications) Order 2014.
- Written Answers — Home Office: Illegal Immigrants (26 November 2014)
James Brokenshire: ...firmly on the side of those who respect it, not those who break it. Key measures from the Act which are now in force including the introduction of enhanced duties for registrars to report suspected sham marriages and civil partnerships; new powers to streamline the recovery of illegal working penalties; the ability to remove harmfulindividuals before their appeals are heard if there is...
- Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Prisoners: Marriage (26 November 2014)
Andrew Rosindell: To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what has been the cost to the public purse of weddings within UK prisons in each year since January 2011.
- Written Answers — House of Lords: Marriage (26 November 2014)
Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty’s Government when they will publish their legislative plans to allow humanist marriages now that the public consultation is closed.
- Domestic Violence: Refuges — Question (25 November 2014)
Baroness Uddin: ...cuts to their services over a prolonged period? Is he also aware that particularly suffering are the specialist organisations, including those dealing with the effects of domestic violence, forced marriage and so-called honour killing? Will he ensure that they also have funding equally distributed to them?
- Previous Business – Commons: General Committee (25 November 2014)
Sixth Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft Marriage and Civil Partnership (Scotland) Act 2014 and Civil Partnership Act 2004 (Consequential Provisions and Modifications) Order 2014.
- Recall of MPs Bill: Registration of Births, Deaths and Marriages, etc. (24 November 2014)
Registration of Births, Deaths and Marriages, etc.
- Recall of MPs Bill: Marriage (24 November 2014)
- Recall of MPs Bill: New Clause 2 — Recall condition: method of petitioning an election court (24 November 2014) See 1 other result from this debate
Angela Watkinson: ...spectrum as to invite frivolous petitions and could include, for example, disapproval of an MP’s political or religious views on controversial subjects such as: a Member’s sexual orientation, entering a same-sex marriage, capital punishment, euthanasia, abortion, smoking, hunting, alcohol, drugs, gambling and local planning matters. We could all think of any number of reasons...
- Written Ministerial Statements — Home Department: Immigration Act 2014: Marriage and Civil Partnership (24 November 2014)
James Brokenshire: ...inform the House that, subject to Parliamentary approval of the necessary secondary legislation, I plan to implement important new provisions under Part 4 of the Immigration Act 2014 to tackle sham marriages and civil partnerships on Monday 2 March 2015. Part 4 of the Act will give us a much stronger platform for effective, systematic action to disrupt and deter sham marriages and civil...
- Written Ministerial Statements — House of Lords: Immigration Act 2014: Marriage and Civil Partnership (24 November 2014)
Lord Bates: ...inform the House that, subject to Parliamentary approval of the necessary secondary legislation, I plan to implement important new provisions under Part 4 of the Immigration Act 2014 to tackle sham marriages and civil partnerships on Monday 2 March 2015. Part 4 of the Act will give us a much stronger platform for effective, systematic action to disrupt and deter sham marriages and civil...
- Divorce (Financial Provision) Bill [HL]: Committee (21 November 2014) See 20 other results from this debate
Lord Cashman: My Lords, I welcome all the noble Baroness’s amendments. They seem sensible and the principle of equality is at the heart of them. I just wanted to point out that, given the equal marriage Act and the Civil Partnership Act, feasible as it is for a noble Baroness to find her footballer, it is equally feasible for a noble Lord, too.
- Written Answers — Department for Education: Personal, Social, Health and Economic Education (21 November 2014) See 1 other result from this answer
Kevin Brennan: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what recent representations she has received on the teaching of British values as they relate to same sex marriage and relationships; and if she will make a statement.
- Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Domestic Violence (21 November 2014)
Michael Penning: ...; run two successful campaigns to challenge perceptions of abuse; placed Domestic Homicide Reviews on a statutory footing to make sure lessons are learnt from individual tragedies; criminalised forced marriage and consulted on the creation of a single criminal offence of domestic abuse. The Ministry of Justice Court Proceeding Database holds information on offences provided by the...
- UN Convention on the Rights of the Child: Digital Impact — Motion to Take Note (20 November 2014)
Lord Farmer: ...education as standard. The biology of sex is already compulsory, but learning about conflict resolution and how to conduct respectful and non-manipulative relationships is also indispensable to a rounded education. Finally, those writing storylines for soaps should be exploring the anatomy of commitment and why marriage makes a difference, recognising the drama in the effort that many...
- Human Rights (Burma) (19 November 2014) See 1 other result from this debate
Hugo Swire: ...with the Burmese Government, and I discussed it with the Bangladeshi Foreign Minister when I met him in the Asia-Europe meeting in Milan in October. My hon. Friend raised, too, the proposed legislation on inter-faith marriage and religious conversion. We have made clear to Burmese parliamentarians and Ministers that, if enacted, these laws would contravene international standards and...
- Veterans (Support and Rehabilitation) (19 November 2014)
Anna Soubry: ...intelligently at doing things differently by, for example, placing the individual with an organisation such as Forces in the Community. If, for example, someone has a problem with drugs or drink, if they are homeless or if their marriage is falling to pieces, they are put together with local organisations that can help them. In such a way, we can deliver what we should be delivering for...
- Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (19 November 2014)
Crispin Blunt: Thank you for calling me, Mr Speaker—I had not spotted the opportunity. The Prime Minister will know that the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013 was built on the twin pillars of equality and support for marriage. Will he now put a rocket under the Ministry of Justice to ensure that, under this Administration, we can deliver the same rights for those who want to celebrate their...
- Consular Marriages and Marriages under Foreign Law (No. 2) Order 2014 (18 November 2014)
Consular Marriages and Marriages under Foreign Law (No. 2) Order 2014