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Commons Chamber
COP26: Limiting Global Temperature Rises - Thu 21 Oct 2021
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Mentions:
1: Caroline Lucas (GRN - Brighton, Pavilion) small amount in the wider scheme of things when we adjust still further to allow for the carbon burned overseas - Speech Link
2: Caroline Lucas (GRN - Brighton, Pavilion) persuading others to step up has been carelessly thrown away by its becoming the only G7 country to cut overseas - Speech Link
3: Scott Benton (CON - Blackpool South) countries next time they wish to glue themselves to roads and trains, which disrupts the lives of everyday British - Speech Link
4: Jeff Smith (LAB - Manchester, Withington) We also need stronger action on ending UK taxpayer support for overseas fossil fuel projects, without - Speech Link
5: Debbie Abrahams (LAB - Oldham East and Saddleworth) In 2019, environmental disasters displaced more than 25 million people in 145 countries and territories - Speech Link


Written Statements
Higher Education Student Finance - Thu 21 Oct 2021
Department for Education

Mentions:
1: Michelle Donelan (CON - Chippenham) today that persons who have settled status on arrival in the UK, who come to the UK from specified British - Speech Link


Public Bill Committees
Elections Bill (Ninth sitting) - Thu 21 Oct 2021
Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office

Mentions:
1: Kemi Badenoch (CON - Saffron Walden) Clause 10Extension of franchise for parliamentary elections: British citizens overseas< - Speech Link
2: Cat Smith (LAB - Lancaster and Fleetwood) Under the current system, British citizens who have moved abroad can register to vote as an overseas - Speech Link
3: Cat Smith (LAB - Lancaster and Fleetwood) Abolishing the 15-year rule and therefore increasing the number of British citizens overseas who can - Speech Link
4: Kemi Badenoch (CON - Saffron Walden) Most British citizens overseas retain those deep ties: many still have family here; some will return - Speech Link
5: Cat Smith (LAB - Lancaster and Fleetwood) different zones of the world outside France and French territories, which of course have their own seats - Speech Link
6: Kemi Badenoch (CON - Saffron Walden) That will enable greater participation in our democracy among our fellow British citizens living overseas - Speech Link
7: Kemi Badenoch (CON - Saffron Walden) That ensures we are protecting the rights of British citizens living in EU countries. - Speech Link


Public Bill Committees
Nationality and Borders Bill (Fifth sitting) - Tue 19 Oct 2021
Home Office

Mentions:
1: None citizenship and British overseas territories citizenship. - Speech Link
2: None citizenship and British overseas territories citizenship. - Speech Link
3: Tom Pursglove (CON - Corby) citizenship and British overseas territories citizenship. - Speech Link
4: Tom Pursglove (CON - Corby) citizenship and British overseas territories citizenship. - Speech Link
5: Bambos Charalambous (LAB - Enfield, Southgate) citizenship and British overseas territories citizenship. - Speech Link
6: Stuart C McDonald (SNP - Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East) British overseas territories citizenship. - Speech Link
7: Stuart C McDonald (SNP - Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East) British overseas territories citizenship. - Speech Link
8: None British overseas territories citizenship. - Speech Link
9: Tom Pursglove (CON - Corby) British overseas territories citizenship. - Speech Link
10: Stuart C McDonald (SNP - Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East) British overseas territories citizenship. - Speech Link
11: Stuart C McDonald (SNP - Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East) British overseas territories citizenship. - Speech Link
12: Bambos Charalambous (LAB - Enfield, Southgate) British overseas territories citizenship. - Speech Link


Public Bill Committees
Nationality and Borders Bill (Sixth sitting) - Tue 19 Oct 2021
Home Office

Mentions:
1: Tom Pursglove (CON - Corby) The British Overseas Territories Act 2002 made BOTCs British citizens as well, so it is right that we - Speech Link
2: Bambos Charalambous (LAB - Enfield, Southgate) applications by certain British overseas territories citizens. - Speech Link
3: None overseas territories. - Speech Link
4: None overseas territories. - Speech Link
5: None overseas territories. - Speech Link
6: None overseas territories. - Speech Link
7: Tom Pursglove (CON - Corby) overseas territories. - Speech Link
8: Bambos Charalambous (LAB - Enfield, Southgate) overseas territories. - Speech Link
9: Tom Pursglove (CON - Corby) overseas territories. - Speech Link
10: Bambos Charalambous (LAB - Enfield, Southgate) overseas territories. - Speech Link
11: Tom Pursglove (CON - Corby) overseas territories. - Speech Link
12: None overseas territories. - Speech Link
13: Anne McLaughlin (SNP - Glasgow North East) and British overseas territories citizenship. - Speech Link
14: Tom Pursglove (CON - Corby) with the UK or one of the remaining British overseas territories. - Speech Link


Lords Chamber
UK Property Ownership: Overseas Jurisdictions - Wed 13 Oct 2021
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

Mentions:
1: Lord Wallace of Saltaire (LDEM - Life peer) the transparency of property ownership in the United Kingdom following media reports of the use of overseas - Speech Link
2: Lord Callanan (CON - Life peer) My Lords, the Government remain committed to establishing a new beneficial ownership register of overseas - Speech Link
3: Lord Wallace of Saltaire (LDEM - Life peer) Why have the Government not yet found time to prioritise legislation that enables British citizens to - Speech Link
4: Lord Bassam of Brighton (LAB - Life peer) impressive controls, but it is now three years since their consultation ended on the draft registration of overseas - Speech Link


Public Bill Committees
Nationality and Borders Bill (Second sitting) - Tue 21 Sep 2021
Home Office

Mentions:
1: Bambos Charalambous (LAB - Enfield, Southgate) In the case of Afghans at the current time, they might be ex-colleagues who have worked with the British - Speech Link
2: Paul Howell (CON - Sedgefield) the cutters, particularly the smaller ribs, that migrants make absolutely sure that they have got a British - Speech Link
3: Paul Howell (CON - Sedgefield) a very lengthy process, that would probably be more beneficial both to genuine refugees and to the British - Speech Link
4: Tom Pursglove (CON - Corby) British citizens form part of that, but people from comparatively poor areas who have comparatively few - Speech Link
5: Bambos Charalambous (LAB - Enfield, Southgate) We could have British officers on their vessels and they could put French officers on our vessels, but - Speech Link
6: Anne McLaughlin (SNP - Glasgow North East) The British Red Cross said that we were the 17th highest in terms of the number of people that we took - Speech Link
7: Bambos Charalambous (LAB - Enfield, Southgate) what we do is intelligence collection, where we share intelligence about known smuggling gangs with overseas - Speech Link


Commons Chamber
Social Security (Up-rating of Benefits) Bill - Mon 20 Sep 2021
Department for Work and Pensions

Mentions:
1: Matt Rodda (LAB - Reading East) First, there was the cut in overseas aid that the Government made despite a wide range of opposition. - Speech Link
2: David Linden (SNP - Glasgow East) To be blunt, the British Government’s decision to break its triple-lock promise is a betrayal and an - Speech Link
3: David Linden (SNP - Glasgow East) The Commons Library briefing for this debate estimates that the British Government will take away £5 - Speech Link
4: David Linden (SNP - Glasgow East) However, the arbitrary system means that pensioners in other countries—and, indeed, even in British overseas - Speech Link
5: Mick Whitley (LAB - Birkenhead) Across the country, the British people are waking up to the fact that a Tory promise is an empty promise - Speech Link
6: Margaret Ferrier (IND - Rutherglen and Hamilton West) pensioners who have paid their dues should be entitled to the full uprated state pension, yet half a million British - Speech Link


Westminster Hall
Merthyr Tydfil: City Status - Wed 15 Sep 2021
Cabinet Office

Mentions:
1: Julia Lopez (CON - Hornchurch and Upminster) time, the city status competition will also be open to applications from the Crown dependencies and overseas - Speech Link


General Committees
Draft Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (Immunities and Privileges) Order 2021 - Mon 13 Sep 2021
Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office

Mentions:
1: James Duddridge (CON - Rochford and Southend East) It does not grant personal immunity, nor does it extend to British nationals, permanent residents, or - Speech Link
2: Stephen Doughty (LAB - Cardiff South and Penarth) My last question relates to the delegations from the British overseas territories. - Speech Link
3: James Duddridge (CON - Rochford and Southend East) Gentleman mentioned the overseas territories, for which I was Minister with responsibility from 2014 - Speech Link


Lords Chamber
Covid-19: Vaccinations and Global Public Health - Thu 09 Sep 2021
No Department present

Mentions:
1: Baroness Brinton (LDEM - Life peer) I am also grateful to the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry for its briefing, - Speech Link
2: Baroness Lawrence of Clarendon (LAB - Life peer) The British Government have announced that they intend to donate 100 million doses, while the - Speech Link
3: Lord Browne of Ladyton (LAB - Life peer) offered no guarantee that Covid-19 vaccines would reach the world’s poor, I asked the then Minister for Overseas - Speech Link
4: Lord Hussain (LDEM - Life peer) The region I went to is Azad Kashmir, where the majority of the people who are known to be British Pakistanis - Speech Link
5: Lord Purvis of Tweed (LDEM - Life peer) have been in the House for eight years but, long before that, it has been a common thread throughout British - Speech Link
6: Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay (CON - Life peer) in June last year, COVAX has now delivered more than 230 million vaccine doses to 139 countries and territories - Speech Link


Westminster Hall
Global Britain: Human Rights and Climate Change - Tue 07 Sep 2021
Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office

Mentions:
1: Hywel Williams (PC - Arfon) the Clean Air Fund that noted that between 2019 and 2020, Governments in the world gave 20% more in overseas - Speech Link
2: Mick Whitley (LAB - Birkenhead) The Government’s decision to do away with the Department for International Development and slash overseas - Speech Link
3: Jim Shannon (DUP - Strangford) That is one reason why I was shocked and upset to learn that the Government were reducing overseas development - Speech Link
4: Stephen Doughty (LAB - Cardiff South and Penarth) That applies in our British family, in our overseas territories. - Speech Link


Lords Chamber
Armed Forces Bill - Tue 07 Sep 2021
Ministry of Defence

Mentions:
1: Baroness Goldie (CON - Life peer) Meanwhile, jurisdiction would remain to deal with such cases overseas. - Speech Link
2: Lord Coaker (LAB - Life peer) The overseas operations Act promised to end repeat investigations, but focused only on prosecutions, - Speech Link
3: Lord Morris of Aberavon (LAB - Life peer) zone to the British sector in Berlin. - Speech Link
4: Lord Lancaster of Kimbolton (CON - Life peer) I simply do not understand why it, like other overseas territories, cannot be included in this Bill. - Speech Link
5: Lord Bilimoria (CB - Life peer) , and the Royal British Legion is our partner. - Speech Link
6: Earl Attlee (CON - Excepted Hereditary) My final point concerns inquests related to deaths on overseas operations. - Speech Link
7: Lord Tunnicliffe (LAB - Life peer) Noble Lords tried to settle this in the overseas operations Bill; there was a clear consensus in this - Speech Link
8: Baroness Goldie (CON - Life peer) Overseas matters are different—not least that they are often governed by a status of forces agreement - Speech Link


Commons Chamber
Nationality and Borders Bill - Tue 20 Jul 2021
Home Office

Mentions:
1: Alberto Costa (CON - South Leicestershire) Clauses 1 to 4 remove some of the remaining anomalies associated with British overseas territories - Speech Link
2: Jacob Young (CON - Redcar) We should be proud of our record on overseas aid contributions and to have resettled more refugees than - Speech Link
3: Steven Bonnar (SNP - Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill) The UK needs only to look at Australia’s experience to learn that overseas processing centres - Speech Link
4: Rob Roberts (IND - Delyn) I declare an interest, as my partner is an overseas NHS worker. - Speech Link
5: Tim Farron (LDEM - Westmorland and Lonsdale) Do the maths: we need overseas labour. - Speech Link
6: David Simmonds (CON - Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner) If you can pay significantly more, we will smuggle you into the UK in a British-plated car with a British - Speech Link
7: Jim Shannon (DUP - Strangford) I wish to see in the legislation that we give protection for those overseas who are persecuted because - Speech Link
8: Chris Philp (CON - Croydon South) nationals overseas from Hong Kong to come here, escaping the oppressive regime of the Chinese Communist - Speech Link


Commons Chamber
Nationality and Borders Bill - Mon 19 Jul 2021
Home Office

Mentions:
1: Priti Patel (CON - Witham) That is in addition to the type of scheme we have set up for British nationals overseas from Hong Kong - Speech Link
2: Priti Patel (CON - Witham) That will also mean that children unfairly denied British overseas territory citizenship can finally - Speech Link
3: Nick Thomas-Symonds (LAB - Torfaen) citizen or a British overseas territories citizen, and maintains existing requirements in relation to - Speech Link
4: Anna McMorrin (LAB - Cardiff North) the crises and injustices fuelled by many decisions made at home, and weaken communities’ resilience overseas - Speech Link
5: Henry Smith (CON - Crawley) Many of those descendants are the grandchildren of people who were British subjects in the British Indian - Speech Link
6: Stephen Timms (LAB - East Ham) I am particularly dismayed by plans to process asylum applications overseas. - Speech Link
7: Geraint Davies (LAB - Swansea West) The cut in overseas aid will hit people in Yemen, Afghanistan and Syria the hardest and will produce - Speech Link
8: Florence Eshalomi (LAB - Vauxhall) hostile environment agenda by criminalising some of the most vulnerable migrants, locking them up in an overseas - Speech Link
9: Claudia Webbe (IND - Leicester East) The Bill will enable the UK Government to block visas for overseas visitors if the Home Secretary - Speech Link