Keir Starmer is under investigation for possible rule violations by MP

The Labor leader is investigated by the Parliamentary Standards Commissioner

Sir Keir Starmer is under investigation by Parliament’s Commissioner for Standards for possible violations of the Rules on Revenue and Gifts.

Register to our NationalWorld Today Newsletter

The first item examined is as follows: “Registration of interests under Category 1 of the Guide to the Regulations (Employment and Income)” and the second is as follows: “Registration of interests under Category 3 of the Guide to the Regulations (Gifts, Favors and hospitality from UK sources).”

Keir Starmer is investigated by Parliament’s Standards Commissioner (Photo: Getty Images)

Kathryn Stone, who is conducting the inquiry that began Wednesday (June 8), examined the registration of interests in the Employment and Income section.

A second matter under investigation is a possible breach of the section on Gifts, Benefits and Hospitality from UK Sources.

The UK Parliament website shows that Keir Starmer is under investigation for possible violations of income and gifts rules (Photo: PA

What did Sir Keir say?

Sir Keir has insisted he is confident he has not broken the rules.

Visiting Wakefield in West Yorkshire on Monday, the Labor leader told broadcasters the allegations came as no surprise.

He said: “My office is looking into this and will respond in due course.”

When asked if he was sure he hadn’t done anything wrong, he said, “Absolutely confident, there’s no problem here.”

https://www.nationalworld.com/news/politics/keir-starmer-investigation-breaches-rules-earnings-gifts-3729166 Keir Starmer is under investigation for possible rule violations by MP

Hung

Inter Reviewed is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials, please contact us by email – admin@interreviewed.com. The content will be deleted within 24 hours.

Related Articles

Back to top button