Ben Lake

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Plaid Cymru

Member for Ceredigion

ben.lake.mp@parliament.uk / @benmlake

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Petition debates participated in by Ben Lake

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
149,138
Petition Closed

Pay Up Now! – Scrap the pay cap and give public servants a meaningful pay rise

Gov Responded - 9 Oct 2017 Debated on - 4 Dec 2017 View Ben Lake's petition debate contributions
12 Mar 2018
closed 1 year, 8 months ago

Every single person who works in public services needs and deserve a pay rise. It’s time for the pay cap to be scrapped, for the government to provide additional funding for public sector pay and for employers to put public sector workers pay up now.

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Commons initiatives led by Ben Lake

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1 Bill introduced by Ben Lake

Title Bill Type Last Event Next Event Date Last Updated
Access to Banking Services Bill 2017-19
Presented by Ben Lake (Plaid Cymru)
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule) 1st reading: House of Commons 27 February, 2018 13 Nov 2018, 11:34 a.m.

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. A Bill to make provision about access by customers, in particular those in rural areas, to banking services; to make provision for community banking hubs; to review access to banking services through the Post Office network; and for connected purposes.


289 Written Questions asked by Ben Lake

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5G 5G Lotteries Broadband: Advertising Broadband: Advertising Broadband: Advertising Radio Frequencies Radio: Licensing Ofcom: Welsh Language Radio: Licensing Charities: Fund Raising Radio: Wales Commercial Broadcasting: Radio Commercial Broadcasting: Radio Commercial Broadcasting: Radio Broadcasting: Wales S4C: Finance S4C Independent Review S4C Independent Review World War I: Anniversaries World War I: Anniversaries Broadband Broadband Broadband Broadband: Wales Broadband: Wales Broadband: Wales Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: European Union (Withdrawal) Bill Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Welsh Language S4C Independent Review S4C Independent Review Video Games Video Games: Classification Schemes Internet: Children Video Games: Children Video Games: Classification Schemes S4C Independent Review S4C Independent Review S4C Independent Review S4C Independent Review S4C Independent Review S4C Independent Review S4C Independent Review S4C Independent Review S4C Independent Review Immigration: Overseas Students Visas: Research Immigration: Research Undocumented Migrants: Deportation Migrant Workers: Visas Migrant Workers: Doctors Migrant Workers: Wales Immigration Controls Visas: Families Visas: Married People Visas: Married People Visas Criminal Records: Disclosure of Information Criminal Records: Disclosure of Information Forensic Science Forensic Science Forensic Science Forensic Science Forensic Science Forensic Science Forensic Science Immigration Immigration 101 Calls: Fees and Charges Immigration: Married People Convictions: Children Criminal Records: Young People Criminal Records: Young People Offenders Convictions Seasonal Workers Knives: Sales Knives: Sales Knives: Sales Knives: Sales Knives: Sales Knives: Sales Air Pollution: Wales Agriculture: 5G Meat: Imports Meat: Exports Government Departments: Meat Forestry Forestry Fisheries Fisheries Game: Birds Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species Meat: Wales Food: Wales Agriculture: Wales Pest Control: Trapping Agriculture: Subsidies Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Welsh Language Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: European Union (Withdrawal) Bill Agriculture and Food: Migrant Workers Food Supply Food Supply Fisheries: Wales Agriculture: Wales Agriculture: Migrant Workers Agriculture: Subsidies Agriculture: Wales Agriculture UK Shared Prosperity Fund: Wales UK Shared Prosperity Fund UK Shared Prosperity Fund EU Grants and Loans EU Grants and Loans EU Grants and Loans EU Grants and Loans EU Grants and Loans EU Grants and Loans EU Grants and Loans EU Grants and Loans EU Grants and Loans EU Grants and Loans EU Grants and Loans EU Grants and Loans EU Grants and Loans EU Grants and Loans EU Grants and Loans EU Grants and Loans: Wales EU Grants and Loans: Wales EU Grants and Loans: Wales Department for Communities and Local Government: Welsh Language Department for Communities and Local Government: European Union (Withdrawal) Bill State Retirement Pensions State Retirement Pensions State Retirement Pensions: Females State Retirement Pensions: Females Pension Credit Pension Credit Pension Credit State Retirement Pensions State Retirement Pensions State Retirement Pensions State Retirement Pensions State Retirement Pensions State Retirement Pensions State Retirement Pensions State Retirement Pensions State Retirement Pensions Children: Maintenance Jobseeker's Allowance: Criminal Records Children: Poverty Children: Poverty Children: Poverty Children: Poverty Children: Poverty