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European Union (Withdrawal) Bill: 2nd Day (11 Sep 2017)

Vicky Ford: I wish the EU had followed that mechanism all the time, then we might not be where we are now. The right hon. Gentleman’s point shows precisely why we need amendments, which I was coming to. Last Thursday, the Secretary of State suggested that he would be prepared to agree to a sifting or triage process, so that technical decisions could be made swiftly but more important policy...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Prisons: Smuggling (11 Sep 2017)

Vicky Ford: To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what steps his Department is taking to help prisons to increase levels of (a) drugs testing and (b) searches for mobile phones.

European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (7 Sep 2017)

Vicky Ford: Will the right hon. and learned Gentleman give way?

European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (7 Sep 2017)

Vicky Ford: rose—

European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (7 Sep 2017)

Vicky Ford: Will the right hon. and learned Gentleman give way?

European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (7 Sep 2017)

Vicky Ford: rose—

European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (7 Sep 2017)

Vicky Ford: rose—

European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (7 Sep 2017)

Vicky Ford: As a new Member, I also looked at advice on how Parliament has looked at statutory instruments, and I, too, saw that the last time such instruments were annulled by this House was back in 1979. The issue then was the cost of paraffin, and I remember 1979 and the high cost of fuel; it was a significant issue. However, given that the Secretary of State has said in response to the intervention...

EU Exit Negotiations (5 Sep 2017)

Vicky Ford: I thank the Secretary of State not only for this update, but for all his work over the summer. I spent a bit of the summer in Ireland and Northern Ireland with businesses trading across the border, looking at the papers and suggestions on customs and on Ireland and Northern Ireland. May I congratulate him on trying to find creative solutions to make that border crossing, and indeed crossing...

Oral Answers to Questions — Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Brexit: Environmental and Animal Welfare Standards (20 Jul 2017)

Vicky Ford: What plans he has to ensure that (a) environmental and (b) animal welfare standards are maintained after the UK leaves the EU.

Oral Answers to Questions — Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Brexit: Environmental and Animal Welfare Standards (20 Jul 2017)

Vicky Ford: In Chelmsford during the recent election, more constituents wrote to me about animal welfare issues than about all other issues put together. People care, and British farm standards on animal welfare are world leading. What steps is my right hon. Friend taking to ensure that British farm standards are not undermined by cheaper, less welfare friendly products from other parts of the world...

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (19 Jul 2017)

Vicky Ford: Not only has the Institute for Fiscal Studies said that we have the narrowest income gaps for a decade, but the Office for National Statistics has said that Britain has some of the lowest levels of persistent poverty in Europe. Does my right hon. Friend agree that it is right that this country is governed by the true facts and not by fake news, and that this Government are committed to...

Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Infrastructure: Government Investment (18 Jul 2017)

Vicky Ford: What assessment he has made of the effect of Government investment in infrastructure since 2010.

Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Infrastructure: Government Investment (18 Jul 2017)

Vicky Ford: Nearly 100 years ago, the world’s first radio broadcast was sent out from Britain—from Chelmsford. Does my hon. Friend agree that the digital infrastructure investment fund will give a massive boost to fibre and superfast broadband so that the UK can continue to lead the world in the digital and communications sectors?

The Secretary of State Was Asked: Topical Questions (13 Jul 2017)

Vicky Ford: Chelmsford is one of the busiest commuter stations in the country, but Chelmsford commuters have experienced frequent and significant delays. Will the Minister please provide an update on what actions are being taken to counter these delays?

Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing Bill: Air travel organisers’ licences (11 Jul 2017)

Vicky Ford: Will my right hon. Friend confirm that ATIPAC meets every year to review issues affecting consumer protection for British travellers buying not only from EU-based companies, but from anywhere they wish to travel in the world so, of course, British travellers will have this review every year?

Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing Bill: Air travel organisers’ licences (11 Jul 2017)

Vicky Ford: Will the Minister give way?

Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing Bill: Air travel organisers’ licences (11 Jul 2017)

Vicky Ford: Will my right hon. Friend confirm that, if we pass this Labour amendment, we will be asking for a review that is to take place anyway, and that the amendment is therefore unnecessary?

Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing Bill: Air travel organisers’ licences (11 Jul 2017)

Vicky Ford: I do recall mentioning in the Chamber the last time we discussed the Bill that I chaired the negotiations on the package travel directive in my previous role. My right hon. Friend refers to the technicalities of the amendment. Of course we should continue to review the impact of the changes on British consumers, because the Bill means that the ATOL guarantee will cover companies based in the...


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