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Interfaith Dialogue - Question (17 Jul 2019)

Lord Palmer of Childs Hill: My Lords, I widen the question: have the Government developed a social cohesion framework or action plan for post Brexit, or post a decision to remain, that ensures that individuals and groups who seek to divide and to promote extremism cannot play to fears within some communities? For example, have the Government any views on Canada’s intention to introduce a new digital charter to combat...

VAT: Evasion - Question (20 Nov 2017)

Lord Palmer of Childs Hill: ...pointing out what is in the new Finance Act—namely, the aim to catch non-EU businesses selling goods in the UK and avoiding VAT. However, the application of the scheme is set to widen post Tory Brexit as the EU/non-EU distinction will no longer apply. What additional resources will be allocated to this issue, given that at the same time resources will be needed to implement Making Tax...

Manufacturing: Digital Technology - Question (2 Nov 2017)

Lord Palmer of Childs Hill: ...to read the report, but does he agree that its proposals will be relevant only if manufacturing has access to a high-quality digital network, and that this will be even more critical when—if—Brexit happens? When will we have a meaningful and effective universal internet service? Without that service being universally available in the whole UK, we will not be able to compete...

Businesses and SMEs - Motion to Take Note (6 Jul 2017)

Lord Palmer of Childs Hill: ...we ask the right questions. What small business wants most of all is certainty. Business wants to know what is going to happen next week, next month and next year. At present, with the prospect of Brexit in one form or another, the uncertainty is worrying many small and indeed large businesses. The noble Lord, Lord Leigh, talked about there not being government spending because business...

Queen’s Speech - Debate (3rd Day) (Continued) (26 Jun 2017)

Lord Palmer of Childs Hill: ...-up, those who commissioned the work can say, “Don’t blame me, guv—I went to a large firm”. Small firms need to get a look-in on this business. Inevitably, most speeches will come back to Brexit, that ill-advised leap in the dark. When trade negotiations start—assuming that by then we have experienced and able trade negotiators in the UK—I believe that those negotiations should...

Deregulation Act 2015 and Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 (Consequential Amendments) (Savings) Regulations 2017 - Motion to Approve (30 Mar 2017)

Lord Palmer of Childs Hill: ...the”, various regulations, “are compatible with the Convention rights”. Can the Minister be a little more definite on what legal opinions the Government have taken on these regulations post-Brexit, which is around the corner? The Minister for Small Business just gives her view rather than the legal view, which the House is entitled to hear. The other points I take up with the...

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