Police
Arlesdene nursery and childrens centre
Keep it Local
Charles lays a tribute at the Liberator Memorial in Cheshunt
Charles Walker MP
Cheshunt Community Hospital
Start of construction of the Olympic White Water Course
Torch Relay with John Fuller
Presenting the UCC petition to Parliament
Save our Urgent Care Centre public meeting
Save our Urgent Care Centre march

Transparency of Lobbying Bill

Speaking during a Committee Stage debate on the Transparency of Lobbying Bill, Charles Walker highlights the need for charities and other organisations to engage with the main political parties in the run up to the election. He expresses his concerns that this valuable level of political engagement could be suppressed by this Bill.

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Charles Walker proposes an end to filibustering

Charles Walker presents the findings of the Procedure Committee report on Private Members' Bills. The Committee proposes the introduction of timetabling for Bills introduced by back bench MPs to prevent the tactic of filibustering - where an MP can prevent the passage of a Bill by speaking at length so that it runs out of time.

Mr Walker said the reforms are not intended to make it easier for a Private Member's Bill to become law, but to ensure that "serious legislation propositions are treated seriously".

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Transparency of Lobbying Bill

Speaking in the House of Commons

Speaking in a debate on the Transparency of Lobbying Bill, Charles Walker raises concerns that organisations waste too much money on hiring professional lobbyists and is concerned that charities could find their legitimate campaigning activities restricted in the run up to the general election. [read more] about Transparency of Lobbying Bill

Charles Walker backs Same-Sex Marriage Bill

Speaking at the end of the debate, Charles Walker welcomes the third reading of the Same-Sex Marriage Bill.| Parliament TV [read more] about Charles Walker backs Same-Sex Marriage Bill

Charles Walker calls for limits on immigration

Charles Walker speaks in the debate on the Queen’s Speech setting out his position as a Eurosceptic. He highlights the problems and strain on our national infrastructure caused by mass immigration, the lack of transitional arrangements when new countries joined the EU, the failures of the UK Border Agency and the lengthy immigration appeals process.

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