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Mark Tami: I add my praise for the work that the hon. Gentleman has been doing with the all-party group. When it comes to patients who need a transplant, around 60% of patients who are white will get the best possible match, but if someone comes from a black, Asian and minority ethnic background, that drops to 20%. Does he agree that we need to do much more work to improve this dreadful situation?
Mark Tami: Would the hon. Gentleman not say that the scandal of the number of people who are not on the register is bigger than the need for measures to keep people off it?
Mark Tami: I support the Bill. Does my hon. Friend agree that some of these car parks are set up to trap motorists and lure them in? Their real aim is to get motorists not to pay the parking fee, but to pay the fine.
Mark Tami: Does the hon. Gentleman agree that, sometimes, the police fail to look at the whole pattern of behaviour and just look at each case in isolation, and it never quite reaches the mark that makes them feel that they need to do something about it?
Mark Tami: Like the hon. Gentleman, I realised the extent of stalking when people brought cases to me. I was particularly struck when it involved an ex-partner and I saw how seriously the police took it. I had a case in which the person moved, and on the day she moved in, she received a card from her ex-partner. The police said, “Well, that’s just quite a nice thing to do.” Actually, it was...
Mark Tami: Does the Minister agree that we use the word “cured” far too often, as though there were a cut-off point when people are cured and therefore exactly the same as everyone else, and exactly the same as they were before? The problem with that is that it is not true: it does not take full account of the reality.
Mark Tami: I am grateful to be granted this debate on psychological support after cancer treatment. I recognise that there will probably be fewer Members here than there have been in the last few hours, but I thank anyone who stays to hear what I have to say. When we talk about cancer, the conversation often starts with survival. Overall, survival has doubled in the last 40 years in the UK, but we lag...
Mark Tami: That is very important. What we tend to do throughout the whole process is address the disease itself and its physical aspects, but we do not address the psychological damage and problems that can occur. My hon. Friend is absolutely right that we need to do that. Before I close, I would just like to take a moment to talk about the specific needs of children, teenagers and young adults who...
Mark Tami: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what information is provided by NHS England to patients with blood cancer on CAR-T cell therapies.
Mark Tami: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, if he will publish the market analysis undertaken by his Department in advance of the announcement made by his Department of 3 October 2018 of the commencement of exclusive discussions with Boeing on the replacement for the Sentry fleet.
Mark Tami: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, with reference to the announcement, Wedgetail is on the radar, Defence Secretary announces ahead of NATO conference, published by his Department in October 2018, what proportion of the (a) workshare; and (b) jobs are planned to be based in the UK in the event that the E7-Wedgetail is chosen as the replacement for the Sentry fleet.
Mark Tami: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what proportion of the workshare for support and maintenance contracts for the Wedgetail fleet he plans to be undertaken by UK-based companies.
Mark Tami: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what estimate she has made of the proportion of people with Parkinson’s disease who have received enhanced levels of personal independence payments and the ongoing award in (a) Alyn and Deeside constituency and (b) the UK.
Mark Tami: My hon. Friend will be aware of CLIC Sargent’s campaign. In an event today, the charity highlighted the cost of travel for families with children who are in treatment. The average is about £200 per month. We need to do a lot more to support families and to cover some of those costs.
Mark Tami: We must not forgot mental health either. It is very important that we provide support and counselling afterwards. After what these young people have gone through, it is important they receive mental health support.
Mark Tami: I understand what the hon. Gentleman says, but does he not accept that there are cases in which people do not have any intention of selling the property? It might be on the market at inflated price, but if not, when someone tries to buy it, every obstacle is put in their way to stop the purchase.
Mark Tami: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, when he plans to bring forward legislative proposals to increase the maximum sentence for animal cruelty sentences from six months to five years imprisonment.
Mark Tami: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what funding his Department plans to allocate to products undergoing review by the NHS England relative prioritisation process in 2019-20.
Mark Tami: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what proportion of the funding allocated for 2018-19 for products approved by the relative prioritisation process was allocated to products approved for use in the (a) November 2017 and (b) May 2018 commissioning rounds.