People of the Senedd

Samuel Kurtz MS

Samuel Kurtz MS

Senedd Constituency Member

Welsh Conservative Party

Welsh Conservative Party Group

Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire

My Senedd Activities

Thank you. Diolch, Gadeirydd.

Economy, Trade, and Rural Affairs Committee | 21/10/2021

Thank you, Minister. Finally, the Bill, as it stands, doesn’t provide the Welsh Government or any other devolved administrations any involvement in the appointment to the subsidy advice u...

Economy, Trade, and Rural Affairs Committee | 21/10/2021

Permissive. A wider scope.

Economy, Trade, and Rural Affairs Committee | 21/10/2021

Thank you. He also goes on to conclude that the subsidy control regime under the Bill will be more permissive than the EU regime. Do you agree with his conclusion as well there?

Economy, Trade, and Rural Affairs Committee | 21/10/2021

Diolch, Gadeirydd. Good afternoon, Minister. State aid expert George Peretz QCstates that Schedule 3 to the Bill is 'replete with important constitutional issues' as it will allow for c...

Economy, Trade, and Rural Affairs Committee | 21/10/2021

That's incredibly helpful, thank you. Chair, those are my questions, thank you.

Economy, Trade, and Rural Affairs Committee | 21/10/2021

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Biography

Key interests and achievements

Samuel is a strong advocate for rural Wales and the Welsh Language. He is the current Vice Chair of Pembrokeshire Federation of Young Farmers’ Clubs and has won several competitions at Welsh and National level, including public speaking, on stage entertainments and rural affairs. Samuel is a keen sportsman who enjoys playing cricket, rugby and football.

Personal history

Born and raised on the family farm with self-catering holiday units in the heart of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, Samuel is a Welsh speaker who attended local schools before achieving a BA Hons in Politics from the University of the West of England, Bristol.

Professional background

Upon graduating Samuel returned to Pembrokeshire to work as a reporter for the Pembrokeshire Herald and Western Telegraph before taking up a position within the office of the local Member of Parliament.

Political history

Sam has represented the Scleddau ward on Pembrokeshire County Council since 2017 and was elected to the Senedd as the Member for Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire in May 2021.

Membership

Terms of office

  1. 08/05/2021 -

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