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All 5 results for boris speaker:David Burrowes

Criminal Justice and Courts Bill: Clause 58 — Interveners and costs (17 Jun 2014)

David Burrowes: welcome. The Justice Secretary and the Home Secretary have been vocal and public in their support for the new clause, as have a number of politicians across the field. The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, has been particularly vocal, and has campaigned with us on this issue for a long time. It may surprise members of the public that we are here in the first place and to learn that we...

Opposition Day — [17th Allotted Day] — Banking: National Minimum Wage (15 Jan 2014)

David Burrowes: ...agree that leading by example is important in the private and public sector, including in Government Departments? Does he recognise that Conservatives have been on the case for a number of years? Boris Johnson, the Mayor of London, has introduced the London living wage in city hall.

Iran and Syria: Offender Rehabilitation Bill [Lords] (11 Nov 2013)

David Burrowes: ...which would help refer people to the right places through a single assessment. Co-design is also important and we must recognise its value. One such example can be found in London, where the Mayor, Boris Johnson, has helped pilot Project Daedalus, which focuses on the rehabilitation of young offenders through the resettlement wing at Feltham. That cohort had appalling reoffending rates at...

Public Bill Committee: Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill: Clause 15 - Orders and Regulations (12 Mar 2013)

David Burrowes: ...very least of concern, if not extraordinary, that the Government are ploughing on at such speed. Ministers seem to have taken the advice—I often do, but not always—of our great Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, who encouraged them to whack the Bill through; it is as if we are dealing with a game of  whiff-whaff or ping-pong. [Interruption.] Well, a lot of people—even those who agree...

Consolidated Fund Bill: Regional Select Committee (London) (14 Dec 2009)

David Burrowes: My hon. Friend talks about the election, and obviously Boris Johnson was elected as Mayor for London. Is not the concern that the genie of devolved government has got out of the bottle and that that genie is now blue, in the form of Boris Johnson? The problem is that the Government want to put that genie back in the bottle, but they cannot do that and so we have a costly, expensive,...

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