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Employment and Trade Union Rights (Dismissal and Re-engagement) Bill (22 Oct 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: My hon. Friend is making an excellent speech. Does she agree that we have devastating levels of child poverty in this country, and that unless the Government take action on fire and rehire, they will just leave families in insecurity? The Government talk about levelling up, but they need to act on it.

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Large Goods Vehicle Drivers: Driving Tests (20 Oct 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps he is taking to ensure that the safety standards of HGV driving tests are not lowered as a result of the reversing exercise element being tested separately by a third party.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: China: Travel Restrictions (20 Oct 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what recent discussions she has had with her Chinese counterpart on the challenges faced by British Nationals wishing to travel to China as a result of entry restrictions.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: China: Foreign Relations (20 Oct 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what recent steps she has taken to restore people-to-people links between the UK and China.

Future of the National Health Service — [Hannah Bardell in the Chair] (22 Sep 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: What would the Minister say to the British Medical Association council, which passed a resolution overwhelmingly “calling for the Health and Care Bill to be rejected, arguing that it is the wrong time to be reorganising the NHS, fails to address chronic workforce shortages or to protect the NHS from further outsourcing and encroachment of large corporate companies in healthcare, and...

Future of the National Health Service — [Hannah Bardell in the Chair] (22 Sep 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: Will the Minister give way?

Future of the National Health Service — [Hannah Bardell in the Chair] (22 Sep 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: Does the Minister not recognise that, where we have a postcode lottery and the increased rationing of care—my constituents are very aware of the rationing of care, and a number of Members have spoken about what happens when people cannot get the treatment that they need on the NHS—there is the spectre of an individual, private insurance-based system? Members of his own party have in fact...

Future of the National Health Service — [Hannah Bardell in the Chair] (22 Sep 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Ms Bardell. I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Leeds East (Richard Burgon) on securing this important and extremely timely debate. The NHS is under great strain. Nurses I met over the summer told me how over-stretched the service is, not just because of covid but because of staff shortages, which my hon. Friend the Member for...

Criminal Justice System: Families Bereaved by Public Disasters (16 Sep 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: I am grateful to have the opportunity to speak in today’s debate. I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Garston and Halewood (Maria Eagle) on securing it, on all her work in support of the families and for a Public Advocate Bill, and on the clarity and passion with which she spoke today. Those who lost loved ones on that painful day of 15 April 1989 and since, including many in my...

COP26: Devolved Administrations (16 Sep 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: In the light of the comments the hon. Gentleman is making, does he agree that it is about time that the Government introduced an outright ban on underground coal gasification in this country? UCG threatens my constituency in the Dee estuary, and COP26 offers the Government a perfect opportunity to show that they are absolutely serious about climate change and to ban UCG.

Universal Credit and Working Tax Credits (15 Sep 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: According to the Resolution Foundation, over 40% of people on universal credit were food-insecure before the Government introduced the £20 uplift, so does my hon. Friend agree that by cancelling the uplift and cutting universal credit by £20 a week, the Government are taking the money from people that they need to put food on their tables and to support their families?

HS2 — [David Mundell in the Chair] (13 Sep 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Mundell. More than 155,000 people have signed the petition that we are discussing, including around 200 of my constituents. Some have written to me directly, raising their concerns about the spiralling costs of HS2 and its impact on the environment and climate emergency. I share their concerns. As Members have observed, travel patterns...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Accident and Emergency Departments (6 Sep 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the potential effect of the Health and Care Bill on which body or individual would have responsibility for ensuring any person who needed emergency care would receive it after April 2022.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Health Services (6 Sep 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the potential effect of the Health and Care Bill on which body or individual is responsible for providing (a) secondary medical care and (b) ophthalmic services after April 2022.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Medical Records: Data Protection (26 Jul 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to the announcement of the delay until 1 September 2021 of the implementation of the General Practice Data for Planning and Research (GPDPR) service, what the new date is by which patients can opt out.

Summer Adjournment (22 Jul 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: As we adjourn for summer recess, one of the most important pieces of legislation that we must consider is the Health and Care Bill, which had its Second Reading last week. The Bill has profound implications for the quality and availability of healthcare for all of us, and implications too for the staff who work in the NHS. It is a matter of very real concern that the Bill removes the...

NHS Update (21 Jul 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: Last week, the Minister for Health, the hon. Member for Charnwood (Edward Argar), said in response to a question from my hon. Friend the Member for York Central (Rachael Maskell) that “it is not the intention that ICBs”— integrated care boards— “depart from “Agenda for Change”.—[Official Report, 14 July 2021; Vol. 699, c. 474.] However, given that the Health and Care Bill...

Nationality and Borders Bill: [2nd Allocated Day] (20 Jul 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: The 1951 UN refugee convention, which was signed by a Labour Government, was born out of the aftermath of the horrors of the second world war, when countries came together to ensure that there would be international protection for those who suffer persecution. That is an incredibly important principle, and one which the Government threaten to undermine with this Bill. By treating refugees...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: NHS (13 Jul 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: What steps he is taking to ensure that the NHS provides a comprehensive service, available to all and free at the point of use.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Acute Beds (2 Jul 2021)

Margaret Greenwood: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if his Department will publish the primary diagnosis codes of conditions that patients have who are discharged from acute care under the Discharge to Assess model.


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