Previous business
Tuesday, 31 January 2012

Commons: Main Chamber   See this day →

  • Justice, including Topical Questions Oral Questions; 2:30 pm
  • European Council Statement
  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Relocation to Bristol: Bill to require the Secretary of State to relocate the headquarters of the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs to Bristol; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Relocation to Bristol) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Department for Business, Innovation and Skills Relocation to Sheffield: Bill to require the Secretary of State to relocate the headquarters of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills to Sheffield; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (Relocation to Sheffield) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Department for Transport Relocation to Birmingham: Bill to require the Secretary of State to relocate the headquarters of the Department for Transport to Birmingham; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Department for Transport (Relocation to Birmingham) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Department for Culture, Media and Sport Relocation to Manchester: Bill to require the Secretary of State to relocate the headquarters of the Department for Culture, Media and Sport to Manchester; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Department for Culture, Media and Sport (Relocation to Manchester) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Department for Education Relocation to Nottingham: Bill to require the Secretary of State to relocate the headquarters of the Department for Education to Nottingham; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Department for Education (Relocation to Nottingham) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Department for International Development Relocation to Newcastle: Bill to require the Secretary of State to relocate the headquarters of the Department for International Development to Newcastle; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Department for International Development (Relocation to Newcastle) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Department for Work and Pensions Relocation to Leeds: Bill to require the Secretary of State to relocate the headquarters of the Department for Work and Pensions to Leeds; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Department for Work and Pensions (Relocation to Leeds) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Department for Communities and Local Government Relocation to Liverpool: Bill to require the Secretary of State to relocate the headquarters of the Department for Communities and Local Government to Liverpool; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Department for Communities and Local Government (Relocation to Liverpool) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • English Police Forces: Bill to reduce the number of police forces in England to ten; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • English Police Forces Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Local Government (Amendment): Bill to amend the Local Government Act 1992 to allow for the establishment of unitary authorities throughout England; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Local Government (Amendment) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Armed Forces (Germany): Bill to require the Secretary of State to repatriate to the United Kingdom before the end of 2015 all British military personnel serving on British military bases in Germany; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Armed Forces (Germany) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Child Benefit (Amendment): Bill to amend the Child Benefit Act 2005 to disqualify nationals of European Union member states other than the United Kingdom who are resident in the United Kingdom with children living overseas from eligibility for child benefit payments; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Child Benefit (Amendment) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Parliament (Amendment) (No. 2): Bill to make provision to limit the membership of the House of Lords to three hundred unpaid members; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Parliament (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Local Government Finance (Amendment): Bill to amend the Local Government Finance Act 1992 to provide for an additional council tax band applicable to second homes; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Local Government Finance (Amendment) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Local Government Finance (Amendment) (No. 2): Bill to amend the Local Government Finance Act 1992 to provide for three additional council tax bands applicable to homes valued at over 500,000, 1 million and 1.5 million respectively; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Local Government Finance (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Public Sector Salaries: Bill to stipulate a maximum salary for public sector employees; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Public Sector Salaries Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Public Sector Bonuses: Bill to prohibit the payment of bonus payments to higher rate taxpayers working in the public sector; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Public Sector Bonuses Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Corporate Tax Reductions: Bill to require the authorisation by Parliament of corporate tax reductions by amounts exceeding 100,000 by Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Corporate Tax Reductions Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Ministerial and Other Pensions and Salaries (Amendment): Bill to abolish the payment of grants to persons ceasing to hold Ministerial and other offices; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Ministerial and Other Pensions and Salaries (Amendment) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Parliamentary Standards (Amendment) (No. 2): Bill to provide that Ministerial salaries shall not exceed the basic salary paid to Members of Parliament by more than 25 per cent.; and for connected purposes – John Mann Presentation of Bill
  • Parliamentary Standards (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Recall of Elected Representatives (No. 2) – Zac Goldsmith Presentation of Bill
  • Recall of Elected Representatives (No. 2) Bill - First reading – John Mann Legislation
  • Electricity Generation (Wales) – Jonathan Edwards Ten Minute Rule Motion
  • Public disorder of August 2011 and the case for early intervention – Andrea Leadsom Adjournment debate

Lords: Main Chamber   See this day →

  • Ensuring that the Great Western passenger franchise provides a good service to meet growing passenger numbers Oral Questions; 2:30 pm
  • Eligibility of Alternative Investment Market shares for Individual Savings Accounts Oral Questions
  • Implications of legal aid cuts for law centres Oral Questions
  • The interests and views of employees and the wider public in relation to executive board pay – Lord Lea of Crondall Oral Questions
  • Welfare Reform Bill - Third reading – Lord Freud Legislation
  • Protection of Freedoms Bill - Report stage – Lord Henley Legislation
  • Estimated Rising Time; 10:00 pm

Commons: Westminster Hall   See this day →

  • Future of the Falkland Islands – Guy Opperman 9:30 am – 11:00 am
  • Policing in North Wales – Susan Elan Jones 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
  • Promotion of social mobility – Esther McVey 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
  • Employment opportunities for people with inflammatory bowel disease – Chris Evans 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
  • Offshore renewable energy in East Anglia – Peter Aldous 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Commons: General Committees

  • Twelfth Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft City of Sheffield (Mayoral Referendum) Order 2012 9:00 am; Room 9, Palace of Westminster
  • Second Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft Storage of Carbon Dioxide (Inspections etc.) Regulations 2011 10:30 am; Room 12, Palace of Westminster
  • Third Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft Wireless Telegraphy Act 2006 (Directions to OFCOM) Order 2012 and the draft Local Digital Television Programme Services Order 2012 10:30 am; Room 10, Palace of Westminster
  • Thirteenth Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft City of Newcastle-upon-Tyne (Mayoral Referendum) Order 2012 11:00 am; Room 11, Palace of Westminster
  • Consumer Insurance (Disclosure and Representations) Bill [HL] Committee 4:30 pm; Room 12, Palace of Westminster
  • Second Reading Committee: Consumer Insurance (Disclosure and Representations) Bill [HL] 4:30 pm; Room 12, Palace of Westminster
  • European Committee A: European Union Documents No. 15396/11, relating to a Draft Regulation establishing rules for direct payments to farmers under support schemes within the framework of CAP, No. 15425/11, relating to a Draft Regulation on support for rural development by EAFRD, and No. 15688/11, relating to a Commission Staff Working Paper Executive Summary of the Impact Assessment of CAP towards 2020 4:30 pm; Room 10, Palace of Westminster

Commons: Select Committees

Education: The responsibilities of the Secretary of State for Education 9:30 am; The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, Secretary of State for Education
Transport: Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing (ATOL) reform 10:05 am; The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Mark Tanzer, Chief Executive, ABTA, the Travel Association, Noel Josephides, Director, Association of Independent Tour Operators, Paul Evans, CEO, lowcosttravelgroup, and Mike Bowers, General Counsel UK & Ireland, TUI Travel; Michael Carrivick, Chief Executive, Board of Airline Representatives in the UK, John Hanlon, Secretary General, European Low Fares Airline Association, and Jill Brady, Director of HR and External Affairs, Virgin Atlantic (at 10.40 am); and Dame Deirdre Hutton, Chair, and Richard Jackson, Group Director, Consumer Protection Group, Civil Aviation Authority (at 11.15 am)
Energy and Climate Change: Consumption-Based Emissions Reporting 10:15 am; Room 16, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Gregory Barker MP, Minister of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change, Lord Taylor of Holbeach CBE, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs and officials
Public Administration: Role of the Independent Adviser to the Prime Minister on Ministerial Interests 10:30 am; Room 15, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Sir Philip Mawer; and Sir Alex Allan
Justice: The budget and structure of the MoJ 10:30 am; The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Sir Suma Chakrabarti, Permanent Secretary, and officials, Ministry of Justice
Foreign Affairs: British foreign policy and the ‘Arab Spring’: the transition to democracy 10:30 am; Room 8, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Rt Hon the Lord Malloch-Brown KCMG
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency (AHVLA) 11:00 am; Room 20, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: AHVLA Thirsk Regional Laboratory Veterinary Investigation Officers, National Pig Association, and Cornwall Wildlife Trust Marine Strandings Network; The British Veterinary Association, and British Cattle Veterinary Association (at 12 noon)
Joint Committee on Human Rights: The Justice and Security Green Paper 2:20 pm; Room 5, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Angus McCullough QC and Jeremy Johnson QC; and (at 3.20 pm), David Anderson QC and Lord Carlile of Berriew CBE, QC.

Lords: Select Committees

Economic and Financial Affairs, and International Trade (EU Sub-Committee A): Financial Transaction Tax 10:30 am; Room 3, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: (at 10.45am) Sony Kapoor, founder of Re-define, International Think Tank; and (at 11.30am) Mark Hoban, Financial Secretary to the Treasury.
Science and Technology 10:30 am; Room 4, Palace of Westminster; Private meeting
Joint Committee on Human Rights: The human rights implications of the Justice and Security Green Paper 2:00 pm; Room 5, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: (at 2.40pm) Angus McCullough QC and Jeremy Johnson QC; and (at 3.20pm) David Anderson QC, Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation, and Lord Carlisle of Berriew.
Communications 3:15 pm; Room 2, Palace of Westminster; Private meeting
Economic Affairs: The Economic Impact and Effectiveness of Development Aid 3:30 pm; Room 1, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: (at 3.35pm) Charles Cullimore, Gordon Bridger, and Michael Shaw.