Prime Minister's Questions: 20 June 2018

20 June 2018

The Prime Minister, Theresa May, answered MPs' questions in the House of Commons Chamber on Wednesday 20 June 2018.

The Leader of the Opposition, Jeremy Corbyn, asked about taxation and the NHS, the Brexit dividend and NHS funding.

The Scottish National Party's Westminster Leader, Ian Blackford, asked about the US immigration policy and the UK policy on indefinite detention.

Transcripts of proceedings in the House of Commons Chamber are available three hours after they happen in House of Commons Hansard.

Full list of topics and questioners

Labour MP, Dr Alan Whitehead (Southampton, Test), asked about a UK equivalent to the Paris Climate accord.

Conservative MP, Simon Hoare (North Dorset) asked about bringing in a law to make upskirting a serious criminal offence.

Labour (Co-op) MP, Mr Gavin Shuker (Luton South) asked about the UK state visit for Donald Trump.

Conservative MP, Fiona Bruce (Congleton) asked about health challenges for millennials.

Scottish National Party MP, Ronnie Cowan (Inverclyde) asked about medical cannabis.

Conservative MP, Lucy Allan (Telford) asked about children in the care system.

Labour (Co-op) MP, Gareth Thomas (Harrow West) asked about water companies and co-operatives.

Conservative MP, Nigel Mills (Amber Valley) asked about planning guidance and contaminated land sites.

Labour MP, Mr Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi (Slough) asked about water safety education in schools.

Conservative MP, Antoinette Sandbach (Eddisbury) asked about combatting loneliness and the legacy of Jo Cox.

Conservative MP, Bill Wiggin (North Herefordshire) asked about funding for hospital beds.

Labour MP, Lisa Nandy (Wigan) asked about Department for Transport leaked emails.

Conservative MP, Bim Afolami (Hitchin and Harpenden) asked about funding for NHS.

Democratic Unionist Party MP, Ian Paisley (North Antrim) asked about community pharmacies in Northern Ireland.

Conservative MP, Justine Greening (Putney) asked about regional airports growth.

Conservative MP, Sir Mike Penning (Hemel Hempstead), asked about medicinal cannabis.

Democratic Unionist Party MP, Nigel Dodds, asked about security partnership with the EU.

Conservative MP, Martin Vickers (Cleethorpes), asked about the success of young people.

Liberal Democrat MP, Norman Lamb (North Norfolk) asked about the Gosport Independent Panel report.

Conservative MP, Anne Maine (St Albans), asked about aid support for the Rohingya community. 

Labour MP, Ed Miliband (Doncaster North), asked about proactive condemnation of certain foreign countries.

Conservative MP, Andrew Selous (South West Bedfordshire), asked about GP best practices.

Labour MP, Angela Eagle (Wallasey), asked about NHS spending.

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