Upcoming business
Monday, 2 February 2015

Commons: Main Chamber

  • Social Action, Responsibility and Heroism Bill - Consideration of Lords amendments Legislation
  • Communities and Local Government, including Topical Questions Oral Questions; 2:30 pm
  • Armed Forces (Service Complaints and Financial Assistance) Bill [HL] - Second reading Legislation
  • Social Action, Responsibility and Heroism Bill - Consideration of Lords amendments Legislation
  • Motion to approve the Draft Scotland Act 1998 (Modification of schedules 4 and 5 and transfer of functions to the Scottish Ministers etc.) Order 2015 Motion
  • Birmingham Airport - flight path changes – Caroline Spelman Adjournment debate

Lords: Main Chamber

  • Improving teaching in schools about the dangers of substance abuse Oral Questions; 2:30 pm
  • Ending discrimination at work for new mothers Oral Questions
  • Implementing the legislation to incorporate caste as a protected characteristic under the Equality Act 2010 – Lord Avebury Oral Questions
  • Accessibility of new epilepsy medications and treatments - Baroness Hussein-Ece Oral Questions
  • Counter-Terrorism and Security Bill - Report stage – Lord Bates Legislation
  • Mental health services for deaf people using British sign language Short Debate

Commons: General Committees

  • First Delegated Legislation Committee: Local Government Finance Act 1988 (Non-Domestic Rating Multipliers) (England) Order 2015 4:30 pm; Room 9, Palace of Westminster
  • Second Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft Warm Home Discount (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2015 4:30 pm; Room 11, Palace of Westminster
  • Third Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft Shared Parental Leave and Leave Curtailment (Amendment) Regulations 2015 4:30 pm; Room 12, Palace of Westminster

Commons: Select Committees

High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill: High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill 2:00 pm; Room 5, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Ladbroke HS2 Action Group and Ladbroke Parish Council, Martin Neal, Stephen Copley, Northamptonshire County Council and Chipping Warden and Edgecote Parish Council
Public Accounts: An update on Hinchingbrooke Health Care NHS Trust 3:15 pm; Room 15, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Richard Douglas, Director General for Finance and the NHS, Department of Health, David Flory, Chief Executive of the NHS TDA, Steve Melton, Chief Executive Officer, Circle Holdings, Hisham Abdel-Rahman, Chief Executive, Hinchingbrooke Hospital, David Behan, Chief Executive, Care Quality Commission and Maureen Donnelly, Chair, Cambridgeshire and Peterborough CCG
Transport: Smaller airports 4:05 pm; The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Pauline Bradley, Director, Manston Skyport Limited, Alastair Welch, Interim Director, Kent Airport Limited, Alan Mackinnon, Interim Director, Kent Airport Limited, George Yerrall, Partner, RiverOak Investment Corp and Tony Freudmann, Partner, RiverOak Investment Corp; Paul Carter, Leader, Kent County Council, David Smith, Director of Economic Development, Kent County Council, Councillor Iris Johnston, Leader, Thanet District Council, Madeline Homer, Acting Chief Executive, Thanet District Council, Adrian Verrall, Strategic Planning Manager, Thanet District Council and Sir Roger Gale MP; Ms Rosalyn McIntyre, No Night Flights, Dr Beau Webber, Chair, Save Manston Airport Group and Angie Sutton, Why Not Manston?
Public Accounts: NAO 2015/16 Estimate 5:00 pm; Room 15, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Amyas Morse, Comptroller and Auditor General and Michael Whitehouse, Chief Operating Officer, National Audit Office
Political and Constitutional Reform: Constitutional implications of draft Scotland clauses 5:15 pm; Room 8, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Dr Mark Elliott, Reader in Public Law, University of Cambridge, Michael P Clancy OBE, Director, Law Reform, Law Society of Scotland, Professor Ian Loveland, Professor of Law, City Law School and Professor Aileen McHarg, Professor of Public Law, Strathclyde University; Willie Sullivan, Director, Electoral Reform Society Scotland, Juliet Swann, Campaigns and Research Officer, Electoral Reform Society Scotland and David Torrance, Journalist and Author
High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill: High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill 7:00 pm; Room 5, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: As for afternoon session, unless already heard.