Following a seizure of medical cannablis from the mother of a child with extreme epilespy at Southend airport at the weekend, Sir Mike Penning secures an Urgent Question from the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care.
Sir Mike Penning condemns the retrospective nature of the 2019 Loan Charge and highlights the impact it is having on people who joined taxation schemes on the advice of professional advisers and with full disclosure to the HMRC at the time.
Sir Mike Penning calls on MPs to compromise and back the withdrawal agreement to prevent a remainer Parliament overturning the referendum result and debate the detail in the debates on the Bill that would follow.
Sir Mike Penning speaks in a debate on Northern Ireland’s budget and calls on the Secretary of State to set a date for the reintroduction of direct rule to put pressure on Sinn Fein who are effectively holding the Northern Ireland Assembly ransom. He also calls for a provision to protect army veterans who served in Northern Ireland from being dragged through the courts on matters that have already been dealt with.