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

Alex Norris: During June’s election, I made two promises about Brexit to my electorate, now my constituents: first, that I would respect the outcome of the referendum; and secondly, that I would work to get the best deal for our fine city. Those are promises that I endeavour to keep every day—I am visibly proclaiming that—and I will do so today by voting for Labour’s reasoned amendment and against...

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

Alex Norris: I thank my hon. Friend for his intervention. I know that in lofty debates such as this, which people will study for decades, we ought to quote high-minded sources to respond to such questions. I am going to draw on a favourite quote of mine, from a guy called Jim Palmer. He is an American. He is not a founding father; he was a Baltimore Orioles pitcher and is a member of the Baseball Hall of...

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Pay (12 Sep 2017)

Alex Norris: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, pursuant to the Answer of 24 July 2017 to HL1074, whether the estimates for average employer pension contributions used in the table given in that Answer were based on (a) all public sector and private sector employees or (b) public sector and private sector employees who are enrolled in a pension scheme.

Finance Bill (12 Sep 2017)

Alex Norris: Given that the only numbers in the Conservative manifesto were the page numbers, does the right hon. Gentleman understand why Labour Members are slightly concerned that, despite what he says, the numbers in the Finance Bill do not add up?

Written Answers — Home Office: Police: Pay (14 Sep 2017)

Alex Norris: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if she will publish the advice given by her Department's representative on the Police Staff Council on the one per cent public sector pay cap at meetings of that Council since the 2011 Autumn Statement.

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Sports: Discrimination (14 Sep 2017)

Alex Norris: To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what steps her Department is taking to tackle discrimination in sport.

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Civil Servants: Pay (15 Sep 2017)

Alex Norris: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, with reference to section 8 of his Department's Civil Service Pay Guidance 2017-18, published on 27 April 2017, what recruitment and retention-related pay flexibilities have been granted since 2012 for (a) non-consolidated performance related pay pot adjustments and (b) targeted consolidated increases; and to which core departments and non-departmental...

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Public Sector: Pay (15 Sep 2017)

Alex Norris: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will make it his policy to issue remit letters to the chairs of the pay review bodies for the 2018-19 pay round before the 2017 Autumn Budget.

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Pay (9 Oct 2017)

Alex Norris: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, pursuant to the Answer of 24 July 2017 to Question HL1074, if he will publish figures for the estimated differential between public and private sector pay when employer pension contributions are excluded.

Written Answers — HM Treasury: New Businesses: EU Grants and Loans (10 Oct 2017)

Alex Norris: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, pursuant to the Answer of 12 September 2017 to Question 7295, how much funding UK companies have received from the (a) European Investment Bank and the (b) European Investment Fund in (i) each of the last three years and (ii) each month of the 2017-18.

Advice Services (Nottingham) — [Nadine Dorries in the Chair] (11 Oct 2017)

Alex Norris: I beg to move, That this House has considered access to advice services in Nottingham. To be a new Member is to be confronted by a series of firsts on an almost daily basis, and today is no different. This is the first Westminster Hall debate that I have had the privilege of leading and my first contribution to a debate with you in the Chair, Ms Dorries. I hope to do it well. I am grateful...

Advice Services (Nottingham) — [Nadine Dorries in the Chair] (11 Oct 2017)

Alex Norris: I thank my hon. Friend for that intervention. I know he feels strongly about this issue and I share his concern. In a diverse city such as ours, with the new and emerging communities that we have, there is a gap and it is not clear what is meant to fill it. As I said, local government has a critical role to play in the provision of advice services. Nottingham City Council has played an...

Advice Services (Nottingham) — [Nadine Dorries in the Chair] (11 Oct 2017)

Alex Norris: I thank my hon. Friend for her intervention; I agree completely. At the moment—I will turn to this shortly—there is a blizzard of funding that has to be pulled together, and each of those sources is under pressure, for various reasons. At a time when, as my hon. Friend says and as was said in this place earlier today, the Government are charging 55p a minute for people to get advice from...

Assaults on Emergency Workers (Offences) Bill (20 Oct 2017)

Alex Norris: My wife and I had cause to be extremely grateful to the fire service on Wednesday morning. We lost a dog that was staying with us—she had absconded over the fence. The efforts of the boys at Stockhill fire station in extracting Nike from between a hedge and a wall was greatly appreciated. Does my hon. Friend agree that glad though they will be to get my warm wishes on this very public...

Oral Answers to Questions — Defence: Strategic Defence and Security Review (23 Oct 2017)

Alex Norris: What progress he is making on meeting the targets for 2020 set out in the SDSR 2015.

Oral Answers to Questions — Defence: Strategic Defence and Security Review (23 Oct 2017)

Alex Norris: SDSR 2015 aimed for at least 10% of our armed forces personnel to be from a black, Asian and minority ethnic background. Latest figures show that just 2.4% of regular officers are from a BAME background and that there are currently no BAME officers at a two-star rank or above. When will Ministers publish a new diversity strategy to get to grips with that challenge?

Written Answers — Home Office: Slavery (24 Oct 2017)

Alex Norris: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many companies have been required to publish a modern slavery and human trafficking statement in accordance with section 54 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 in (a) 2016 and (b) 2017; and whether the identities of those companies are known to (i) her or (ii) her Department.

Modern Slavery Act 2015 (26 Oct 2017)

Alex Norris: I appreciate the opportunity to speak in this debate on a subject that I feel strongly about. It gets to the very root of who and where we are as society. It tells us an awful lot about whether we truly are the peaceful, free and modern 21st-century democracy that we strive to be and support others to become and, as we have heard, there is much to be proud of. I am new to this place, but I am...

Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: Topical Questions (30 Oct 2017)

Alex Norris: In 2016, the Department for Communities and Local Government provided a transition grant to some local authorities. The calculations and assumptions for this were not published, and 80% of it went to Conservative councils. Will Ministers pledge today to make previous and future calculations available, and will they confirm from the Dispatch Box that future funding will be based on need...


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