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Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: *No heading* (10 Dec 2018)

David Amess: What steps his Department is taking to reduce homelessness.

Southend Hospital (5 Dec 2018)

David Amess: I beg to move, That this House has considered services at Southend hospital. It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Davies. I very much welcome my hon. Friend the Minister to his new post in the Department of Health and Social Care. I was on the Select Committee on Health for 10 years, which was probably too long, but during that time—I am bragging a bit—I initiated the...

Southend Hospital (5 Dec 2018)

David Amess: Right. Well, there seem to be rumours that, as a result of the plans being referred, there is a real danger that the extra money that we were promised might not materialise or that there could be repercussions for the services at Southend Hospital. I appreciate that the Minister might not be able to comment on that issue at the moment, but in this short debate I hope to set out some of my...

Southend Hospital (5 Dec 2018)

David Amess: As ever, my right hon. Friend is absolutely right; he is intuitive. We need greater clarity on this matter, and our constituents want reassurance and certainty. I have outlined some of the successes of Southend Hospital, as well as the areas in which greater support and investment are needed. The hospital serves just under 340,000 people and, although challenged by the pressures on the...

Southend Hospital (5 Dec 2018)

David Amess: indicated assent.

Business of the House (29 Nov 2018)

David Amess: I draw the House’s attention to my entry in the Register of Members’ Financial Interests. Will my right hon. Friend find time for a debate on relations between the Maldives and the United Kingdom? Following the defeat of President Gayoom in 2008, there have been endless arguments about the legitimacy of succeeding Presidents. Now that President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has been elected...

Rail Services: North Staffordshire — [Sir David Amess in the Chair] (28 Nov 2018)

David Amess: Owing to the Division, this session will now finish at 4.16 pm—colleagues should bear that in mind. I call Rachael Maskell.

Rail Services: North Staffordshire — [Sir David Amess in the Chair] (28 Nov 2018)

David Amess: I call Paul Farrelly.

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (28 Nov 2018)

David Amess: Last week, a debate took place at Durham Union. The motion was, “This House believes that the United Kingdom is less united than ever”. I was part of the team opposing the motion, and we comfortably defeated it. Does my right hon. Friend agree with those young people that the agreement that this House is being asked to vote on actually threatens our Union, was worked out by largely...

Oral Answers to Questions — Defence: Commonwealth: UK National Security (26 Nov 2018)

David Amess: What assessment he has made of the importance of the contribution of the Commonwealth to UK national security.

Oral Answers to Questions — Defence: Commonwealth: UK National Security (26 Nov 2018)

David Amess: Does my right hon. Friend agree that Commonwealth troops made a vital contribution to our successes in the first and second world wars? Accordingly, what measures is his Department taking to encourage more Commonwealth citizens to join the British armed forces?

Business of the House (22 Nov 2018)

David Amess: Will my right hon. Friend find time for a debate on changing practices in how we buy and sell goods? There is little doubt that the impact of online shopping has produced a disconnect between shops and customers, so I think we need a strategy and taskforce—but not one led by some dodgy entrepreneur.

EU Exit Negotiations: Business of the House (15 Nov 2018)

David Amess: Will my right hon. Friend find time for a debate on the use of meanwhile spaces? Under present arrangements, charity shops, artists and entrepreneurs often take these spaces for three months and then face the full business charge, which seems very unfair under the circumstances.

Written Answers — Treasury: Press and Publications: VAT (12 Nov 2018)

David Amess: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what steps he plans to take following the passage of EU Directive 2006/112/EC on the rates of value added tax applied to books, newspapers and periodicals.

Written Answers — Treasury: Press and Publications: VAT (12 Nov 2018)

David Amess: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what recent discussions his Department has had and with whom on (a) EU Directive 2006/112/EC and (b) the UK VAT regime on print and digital publications.

Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Support for Businesses and Entrepreneurs (6 Nov 2018)

David Amess: What steps he is taking to support businesses and entrepreneurs.


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