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Written Answers — Prime Minister: Yemen: Armed Conflict (7 Oct 2019)

Boris Johnson: Details of my meeting with President Rouhani are available on the GOV.UK website. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/pm-meeting-with-president -rouhani-25-september

Brexit: Negotiations - Statement (3 Oct 2019)

Baroness Smith of Basildon: ...opposite, the Government really wanted to strike a deal with the EU. Having patiently awaited the result of the Conservative Party leadership contest, our EU partners were promised certainty by Mr Johnson. The de facto Deputy Prime Minister, Mr Gove, tells us that the new Cabinet Brexit sub-committee has had dozens of meetings over the summer, leading to a new plan for the Irish border...

Brexit Negotiations (3 Oct 2019)

Boris Johnson: I must confess that I am disappointed by the tone and some of the remarks that the right hon. Gentleman has made, because I think that this is a very good basis for a deal. To take his points in turn, and to take his questions seriously, he asks what the advantage is of this deal over the previous withdrawal agreement. Simply, it is that the objections on all sides of the House to the...

Written Answers — Prime Minister: Prime Minister: Crispin Odey (3 Oct 2019)

Boris Johnson: Details of Ministers’ meetings are published quarterly on GOV.UK.

Scottish Parliament: Brexit (3 Oct 2019)

Nicola Sturgeon: We found out this week that Jackson Carlaw will vote for whatever Boris Johnson tells him to vote for. The proposals that were published by the United Kingdom Government yesterday do not look, at this stage, like they will be acceptable to the European Union. The proposals also seem to break all the promises that were made to Ireland at the start of the Brexit process. Aside from all that,...

Scottish Parliament: Short Sentences (Impact on Female Offenders) (3 Oct 2019)

Daniel Johnson: In its recent report, Audit Scotland suggested that the presumption against short sentences would reduce the prison population by just 200. Given that we are 5 per cent over capacity, what other measures is the cabinet secretary considering either to reduce the prison population or to increase capacity?

Scottish Parliament: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill: Stage 3 (3 Oct 2019)

Daniel Johnson: In the interests of clarity, can the minister tell us whether she thinks that it is acceptable to lift an adult and place them in another room and whether she thinks that it is unacceptable to do that to a child? That is the important clarification that Oliver Mundell requested.

Scottish Parliament: Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill (3 Oct 2019)

Oliver Mundell: ...on whether the rules that the bill seeks to change in law would apply only to physical punishment or whether their scope is potentially broader. In response to my point and the point that Daniel Johnson made, the minister has not been able to say for certain where the intention with regard to what kind of behaviour should be seen as criminal starts and ends. We are asking the Lord Advocate...

Scottish Parliament: Decision Time (3 Oct 2019)

...Finnie, John, FitzPatrick, Joe, Freeman, Jeane, Gibson, Kenneth, Gilruth, Jenny, Gougeon, Mairi, Grant, Rhoda, Gray, Iain, Greer, Ross, Griffin, Mark, Harper, Emma, Harvie, Patrick, Hepburn, Jamie, Johnson, Daniel, Johnstone, Alison, Kelly, James, Kidd, Bill, Lamont, Johann, Lennon, Monica, Leonard, Richard, Lochhead, Richard, Lyle, Richard, MacDonald, Angus, MacDonald, Gordon, MacGregor,...

Brexit - Motion to Take Note (2 Oct 2019)

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town: ...words of the noble Lord, Lord Birt, will the Minister explain how the new proposals respect the December 2017 commitment—a commitment made, as my noble friend Lord Liddle reminded us, while Mr Johnson was in the Cabinet, and therefore party to the commitment? It was, as we know, to “no physical infrastructure or related checks or controls” within Ireland—but we now read that Mr...

Domestic Abuse Bill (2 Oct 2019)

Nick Thomas-Symonds: ...as a survivor. Her speech, too, will reverberate far beyond this House. Her achievements are an inspiration to others. I thank my hon. Friend the Member for Kingston upon Hull North (Diana Johnson), who spoke about controlling behaviour; my hon. Friend the Member for Nottingham North (Alex Norris), who spoke about refuge funding; my hon. Friend the Member for Batley and Spen (Tracy...

Trophy Hunting Imports — [Stewart Hosie in the Chair] (2 Oct 2019)

Sir David Amess: ...of the World Dog Alliance, and an excellent contribution from Duncan McNair of Save the Asian Elephants. It was particularly good that we had speeches from the Prime Minister’s father, Mr Stanley Johnson, and from Ms Carrie Symonds. There was wide unanimity on the subject. Conservatives’ perception of the issue has been changed by one person in particular: Mrs Lorraine Platt. She set...

Written Answers — Prime Minister: Prorogation (2 Oct 2019)

Boris Johnson: Ministers acted in good faith to bring forward a Queen’s Speech, in the belief that prorogation was lawful, with which the High Court agreed. Ultimately the Supreme Court disagreed it was lawful, while not questioning the motives of Ministers.

Written Answers — Prime Minister: Department of Energy and Climate Change (2 Oct 2019)

Boris Johnson: There are no plans to do so. By embedding energy and climate change in the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, we are ensuring that supporting clean growth and taking global action to tackle climate change is joined up with our support for business to invest, innovate and grow. The Government has committed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the UK to net zero by 2050.

Scottish Parliament: Nursery Funding (Deferred Entry to Primary School) (2 Oct 2019)

Daniel Johnson: I am grateful to the minister for giving way. Does she accept that, as things stand, the flexibility that she mentions is flexible only for those parents who can afford it?

Scottish Parliament: Decision Time (2 Oct 2019)

..., Fee, Mary, Findlay, Neil, Finnie, John, Fraser, Murdo, Golden, Maurice, Grant, Rhoda, Gray, Iain, Greene, Jamie, Greer, Ross, Griffin, Mark, Hamilton, Rachael, Harris, Alison, Harvie, Patrick, Johnson, Daniel, Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Johnstone, Alison, Kelly, James, Kerr, Liam, Lamont, Johann, Lennon, Monica, Leonard, Richard, Lindhurst, Gordon, Lockhart, Dean, Marra, Jenny, Mason, Tom,...

Irish Border: Customs Arrangements (1 Oct 2019)

Tony Lloyd: ...are risking now is not only a dangerous time in the history of this country, but our relationships across the island of Ireland and the world. We are 70 days into the premiership of Prime Minister Johnson and there are 30 days until the Brexit date. It is now time that the House had clarity from this Minister or from other Ministers about what the Government intend to do to deliver on the...

Written Answers — Prime Minister: Hacker House: Grants (1 Oct 2019)

Boris Johnson: As my Hon Friend, the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (Matt Warman) told the House on 25 September 2019, Official Report, Col. 678, neither I nor my staff had any role in the award of this grant. The grant was awarded in February 2019 by officials from DCMS, the Department for Education, techUK and the National Cyber Security Centre, following an...

Maraviroc and Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy (30 Sep 2019)

Seema Malhotra: ...neurologist Dr Michael Gross, who was also supporting Amarjit’s care as an expert advocate, wrote to Kartik: “Thank you for confirming further information about Amarjit Rai... Professors Johnson and Ciccarelli agree that this is the appropriate treatment for Amarjit. Long term steroids have already generated severe osteoporosis in 2016 and are not her choice. You will have already...

No-Deal Brexit: Short Positions Against the Pound (30 Sep 2019)

Alison Thewliss: The pound was shorting at a two-year high in August. The Prime Minister’s sister, Rachel Johnson, has said that people “have invested billions in shorting the pound or shorting the country in the expectation of a no-deal Brexit.” The former Chancellor has said that “there is only one outcome that works for them: a crash-out no-deal Brexit that sends the currency tumbling and inflation...

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