Gary Streeter: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what plans the Government has to introduce a legal framework after the UK has left the EU that will ensure UK restructuring and insolvency practitioners will be able to practice across the EU.
Gary Streeter: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate his Department has made of the number of nursing students who were overpaid loans and maintenance grants by the Students Loans Company.
Gary Streeter: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, which universities have been affected by overpayments of student loans and maintenance grants to nursing students by the Student Loans Company.
Gary Streeter: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps his Department is taking to support nursing students who were overpaid loan and maintenance grants by the Student Loans Company.
Gary Streeter: If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
Gary Streeter: With this it will be convenient to discuss new clause 22—Election material: personal data gathered by information society services— “In section 143 of the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000 (Details to appear on electoral material), leave out subsection (1)(b) and insert— (b) in the case of any other material, including material disseminated through the use of...
Gary Streeter: I call the Minister, whose birthday it is today.
Gary Streeter: I don’t, but I am sure that the hon. Gentleman does. Well, I do actually.
Gary Streeter: With this it will be convenient to discuss Government amendments 128 and 181.
Gary Streeter: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if the Government will make an assessment of the potential merits of introducing a free bus pass scheme for armed forces veterans across the UK similar to the Veterans Concessionary Travel Scheme operating in London.
[Mr Gary Streeter in the Chair] Schedule 17
[Mr Gary Streeter in the Chair] New Clause 7
Gary Streeter: When I met Devon’s secretary of the Royal College of Nursing recently to discuss nurses’ pay, she made the obvious point that she was getting a bit fed up with politicians saying that they valued nurses while not actually adding to their pay packets. Does my right hon. Friend agree that from today not only will we be saying that we value nurses, but that that will be reflected in their...
Gary Streeter: I hope the Minister understood all that.
Gary Streeter: With this it will be convenient to discuss amendment 158, in clause 171, page 97, line 28, at end insert— “or (d) was done in the process of making a protected disclosure for any of the purposes of the Employment Rights Act 1996 or the Employment Rights (Northern Ireland) Order 1996 (SI 1996/1919 (NI 16)).”. This amendment seeks to ensure that the offences listed in the offences...
Gary Streeter: With this it will be convenient to discuss Government amendments 57 and 180.
Gary Streeter: Order. There is confusion on the Front Bench. Please continue, Mr Byrne.
Gary Streeter: With this it will be convenient to discuss Government amendments 52, 54, 126 and 58.
Gary Streeter: Order. First, let me correct a possible misunderstanding. The right hon. Member for Birmingham, Hodge Hill mentioned that clauses 168 and 169 will be debated later. In fact, we are debating them as part of this group, as I tried to make clear when I introduced amendment 137.
Gary Streeter: It is up to the Minister to decide whether she wishes to respond to that point of order.