All 3 results for dawn butler speaker:Chris Stephens

Covid-19: BAME Communities (18 Jun 2020)

Chris Stephens: ...earlier as I was told that the microphone where I was originally sitting was not working—not that that has stopped me in the past. First, let me pay tribute to the hon. Member for Brent Central (Dawn Butler) for her brilliant speech. I thank her for allowing me to intervene so that I could mention some of the topics on which I now wish to start my own speech. I was standing in this very...

Petition - Walk-in Services at the Merlyn Vaz Health and Social Care Centre, Leicester: Equality and Human Rights Commission (1 Mar 2017)

Chris Stephens: ...over the next four years comes on top of a 70% cut in real terms since 2010. That was confirmed by House of Commons Library research, which was commissioned by the hon. Member for Brent Central (Dawn Butler). The Equality and Human Rights Commission has been described as facing collapse.

Bill Presented: Clause 2 — Ballots: 50% turnout requirement (10 Nov 2015)

Chris Stephens: curious that when I googled my name I got a link to his website and it was the exchange that we had in Committee. In fairness, the same thing happens with the hon. Members for Brent Central (Dawn Butler) and for Cardiff Central (Jo Stevens). The Open Rights Group is saying that trade union ballots do not apply in these cases, because there is the additional safety of a scrutineer and so...

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