Today’s business
Tuesday, 2 September 2014

Commons: Main Chamber

  • Treasury, including Topical Questions Oral Questions; 11:30 am
  • Business in the House Commission – Peter Bone Ten Minute Rule Motion
  • Pension Schemes Bill - Second reading Legislation
  • Coventry Football Club and the regulation of the Football League – Jim Cunningham Adjournment debate

Commons: Westminster Hall

  • During September 2014 Westminster Hall debates will be held in Committee Room 10, Palace of Westminster
  • Social economy – Hazel Blears 9:30 am – 11:00 am
  • Obstructive sleep apnoea – Julie Hilling 11:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Future of the UK aerospace industry – Peter Luff 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Effect on Warrington of proposed route of High Speed 2 – David Mowat 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
  • Massereene Barracks shooting 2009 – David Lammy 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Commons: General Committees

  • First Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft Public Bodies (Marine Management Organisation) (Fees) Order 2014 8:55 am; Room 9, Palace of Westminster
  • Modern Slavery Bill Committee 9:25 am
  • Second Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft Renewables Obligation Closure Order 2014 2:30 pm; Room 9, Palace of Westminster
  • Third Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft Community Interest Company (Amendment) Regulations 2014 2:30 pm; Room 14, Palace of Westminster

Commons: Select Committees

High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill: High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill 9:30 am; Room 5, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Friends of the Earth (Birmingham) Ltd and Brian Mullan
Education: Extremism in schools 9:30 am; Room 15, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Peter Clarke, Education Commissioner, Birmingham and Ian Kershaw, Independent Chief Advisor to Birmingham City Council; Councillor Brigid Jones, Cabinet Member for Children and Family Services and Mark Rogers, Chief Executive, Birmingham City Council
Justice: Impact of changes to civil legal aid under LASPO 9:30 am; Room 8, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Jane Robey, Director, National Family Mediation , Susan Jacklin QC, Chair, Family Law Bar Association and Dave Emmerson, Co-Chair, Legal Aid Committee, Resolution; Clare Laxton, Public Policy Manager, Women’s Aid , Emma Scott, Director, Rights of Women and Philippa Newis, Policy Officer, Gingerbread
Treasury: HM Treasury Annual Report and Accounts 2013-14 9:30 am; The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Sir Nicholas Macpherson, Permanent Secretary, HM Treasury and Kirstin Baker, Finance and Commercial Director, HM Treasury
Energy and Climate Change: Electricity demand-side measures 9:45 am; The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Duncan Burt, Head of Commercial Operations, System Operation, National Grid, Phil Jones, Chief Executive, Northern Powergrid, Sara Bell, Executive Director, UK Demand Response Association, Yoav Zingher, Co-founder,KiWi Power and Zoe Leader, Climate and Energy Specialist, WWF; Matthew Hancock MP, Minister of State for Energy, DECC
High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill: High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill 2:00 pm; Room 5, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: SITA UK Ltd and Birmingham Museums Trust
Health: Work of NICE 2:30 pm; The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Professor David Haslam, Chair, National Institute for Health and Care Excellence and Sir Andrew Dillon, Chief Executive, National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
Home Affairs: Policing and mental health 2:45 pm; The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Inspector Michael Brown, West Midlands Police (“Mental Health Cop”)
Backbench Business: Proposals for backbench debates 3:00 pm; Room 15, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Members of Parliament
Home Affairs: Police, the media, and high-profile criminal investigations 3:30 pm; The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Chief Constable David Crompton QPM, South Yorkshire Police; Witness tbc, BBC

Lords: Select Committees

Digital Skills: Digital Skills 9:30 am; Room 2, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: (at 9.45am) evidence will be heard from the National Institute of Adult Continuing Education and (at approximately 10.45am) from the BBC and Ofcom.