Results 161–180 of 883 for speaker:Conor McGinn

Home Department: Coronavirus Restrictions: Police Enforcement (9 Nov 2020)

Conor McGinn: Let me start by thanking the Minister for meeting me and the Daniel Fox Foundation, which is based in St Helens, does great work on knife crime in my constituency and was very encouraged by his support. We know the impact of coronavirus on our health and the economy, but it also has serious implications for public safety and the country’s security. There were anti-lockdown protests on the...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Apprentices (6 Nov 2020)

Conor McGinn: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many apprentices aged (a) 16 to 18, (b) 19 to 25 and (c) above 25 there were in (i) St Helens North constituency, (ii) Liverpool City Region and (iii) England in each year since 2015.

UK Terrorism Threat Level (5 Nov 2020)

Conor McGinn: I thank the right hon. Gentleman for early and advance sight of his statement. I know that the Home Secretary also spoke to the Leader of the Opposition this week. It is important that the House and, indeed, the country know that there is unity of purpose between the Government and the Opposition on these matters. I start by extending our heartfelt sympathy to the victims of the recent...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Religious Buildings: Coronavirus (5 Nov 2020)

Conor McGinn: To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, if he will publish the latest public health guidance on covid-19 and (a) communal worship and (b) private worship in churches, synagogues, mosques and temples in England.

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Casinos: Coronavirus (2 Nov 2020)

Conor McGinn: To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what discussions he has had with the casino industry on its offer to withdraw the sale of alcohol to avoid closure in the tiered system of covid-19 alert levels.

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Horse Racing: Coronavirus (2 Nov 2020)

Conor McGinn: To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what assessment he has made of the effect of the covid-19 tier restrictions on the level of funding for horse racing.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Pressure Sores (27 Oct 2020)

Conor McGinn: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to provide funding for research into (a) new treatments and (b) preventative strategies for pressure ulcers.

Written Answers — Treasury: Coronavirus: Liverpool City Region (22 Oct 2020)

Conor McGinn: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimate he has made of the economic effect of the tier-3 local covid restrictions on (a) the Liverpool City Region and (b) the six individual boroughs in that combined authority, in the event that those restrictions last (i) 28, (ii) 56, (iii) 112 and (iv) 224 days.

Immigration — [Sir David Amess in the Chair] (19 Oct 2020)

Conor McGinn: It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Sir David. The hon. Member for Strangford (Jim Shannon) mentioned that you have been here forever. I am not sure that that is the case, but I know of your association with the all-party parliamentary group on the Holy See, and your Urbi et Orbi before the recess every year certainly means that you are a well-known figure in the House. Of...

Immigration — [Sir David Amess in the Chair] (19 Oct 2020)

Conor McGinn: There is a lot of conflation and confusion around the various types of immigration, but once a person has embarked upon a route to claim asylum, that is the only one open to them, because, as the hon. Member for Glasgow South West (Chris Stephens) said, other avenues are no longer open. That is why it is important that a claim be processed promptly through a due legal route. Also, given the...

Covert Human Intelligence Sources (Criminal Conduct) Bill: Clause 1 - Authorisation of criminal conduct (15 Oct 2020)

Conor McGinn: I always take seriously the advice of a senior and distinguished Member of the House. I am confident that, given the amendments that we have tabled today, as the Bill makes further progress through the House, our colleagues in the other place will be cognisant and take note of that. That is why we are asking the Government to listen carefully to what we propose in our amendments. In that...

Covert Human Intelligence Sources (Criminal Conduct) Bill: Clause 1 - Authorisation of criminal conduct (15 Oct 2020)

Conor McGinn: It is a pleasure, as always, to follow the hon. and learned Member for Edinburgh South West (Joanna Cherry), and to speak with you in the Chair, Dame Rosie. I rise to speak to the amendments in my name and that of my right hon. and learned Friend the Leader of the Opposition and other honourable colleagues. As I said on Second Reading, my right hon. and learned Friend has made it clear that...

Covert Human Intelligence Sources (Criminal Conduct) Bill: Clause 1 - Authorisation of criminal conduct (15 Oct 2020)

Conor McGinn: I am sorry that, having been present for the whole debate, my hon. Friend did not get to make a full speech, so I am happy to take his intervention. I hope that the Minister will reply to the valid and valuable point that he makes. We understand that in a fast-changing intelligence landscape, a degree of operational flexibility is right and necessary, but I urge the Minister to provide some...

Public Health: Coronavirus Regulations (13 Oct 2020)

Conor McGinn: It is a pleasure to follow the right hon. Gentleman. I do not always agree with him, but he does always make me think. I hope to be able, on behalf of my constituents, to articulate their anxiety, their confusion and their frustration with today having been placed, along with the rest of the Liverpool city region, under tier 3 restrictions. The imposition of such stringent measures has come...

Covert Human Intelligence Sources (Criminal Conduct) Bill (5 Oct 2020)

Conor McGinn: It is a pleasure to close the debate on behalf of the Opposition. The serious and sombre tone of the debate, which is appropriate given the measures we are discussing, was set by the Security Minister and the shadow Home Secretary. The debate has been well informed and enhanced by the contribution of former Cabinet Ministers, particularly Secretaries of State for Northern Ireland, who have a...

Covert Human Intelligence Sources (Criminal Conduct) Bill (5 Oct 2020)

Conor McGinn: The right hon Gentleman makes a very fair point. I completely appreciate that and have taken into account the comments that have been made by Ministers and those with experience of this, but I just seek simply to see whether there is a way that we can add more reassurance for people around some of the specificity of these matters without exposing people to the dangers that have been rightly...

Covert Human Intelligence Sources (Criminal Conduct) Bill (5 Oct 2020)

Conor McGinn: My hon. Friend is doing very well. He has been in the Chamber for only 20 minutes and this is his third intervention, but I will, of course, give way to him.

Covert Human Intelligence Sources (Criminal Conduct) Bill (5 Oct 2020)

Conor McGinn: Sorry, Madam Deputy Speaker, I did not mean to start a discussion with the Speaker’s Office. My hon. Friend makes an important point, which is why I specifically referenced Canada and the United States in terms of the model that we would probe. I wish to make some progress now and draw to a conclusion. We also have concerns over the potential use of these powers in relation to retrospective...

Professional and Amateur Sport: Government Support (30 Sep 2020)

Conor McGinn: I was delighted to welcome the Minister to Blackbrook rugby club in my constituency. He will know from that visit just how important grassroots sports are in St Helens, but with St Helens rugby league club and Haydock Park racecourse we also have the thrill of elite spectator sports, which not only add to the colour of the borough but provide jobs and a contribution to our economy through...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Sports: Coronavirus (28 Sep 2020)

Conor McGinn: To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, if he will publish the advice he has received from Public Health England on live sports and covid-19 in relation to (a) participation and (b) spectators.


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