Today’s business
Monday, 11 December 2017

Commons: Main Chamber

  • Education (including Topical Questions) Oral questions; 2:30 pm
  • Finance Bill - Second Reading Legislation
  • Shooting of Abdul Karim Boudiaf in 2009 – David Lammy Adjournment debate

Lords: Main Chamber

  • Whether UK citizens who wish to retain their European citizenship post-Brexit may do so – Lord Teverson Oral questions; 2:30 pm
  • Effectiveness of local welfare assistance schemes in meeting need – Baroness Lister of Burtersett Oral questions
  • Why kinship carers who subsequently have their own child are not exempt from the two child limit – Baroness Sherlock Oral questions
  • Guidance for Ministers in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office concerning the diplomatic skills required for the performance of their duties – Lord Soley Oral questions
  • Data Protection Bill [HL] - Report stage (day 1) – Lord Ashton of Hyde Legislation
  • Recent developments in Sudan and South Sudan – Baroness Cox Short debate

Commons: Westminster Hall

  • E-petitions 200004, 187570, 193282 and 200311 relating to a referendum on the deal for the UK’s exit from the European Union – Susan Elan Jones Westminster Hall debate; 4:30 pm

Commons: General Committees

  • Fifth Delegated Legislation Committee: Motion in the name of Andrea Leadsom: That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that Her Majesty will appoint Mr William Lifford to the office of ordinary member of the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority for a period of 5 years with effect from 11 January 2018. 4:30 pm; Room 9, Palace of Westminster

Commons: Select Committees

Work and Pensions: PIP and ESA assessments 3:45 pm; The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Anna Bird, Executive Director, Policy and Research, Scope Victoria Holloway, Public Affairs Manager, Sense and Co-Chair, Disability Benefits Consortium Kayley Hignell, Head of Policy, Citizen’s Advice Rob Holland, Public Affairs Manager, Mencap and Co-Chair, Disability Benefits Consortium
Public Accounts: Exiting the EU 4:00 pm; Room 8, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Philip Rycroft, Permanent Secretary, Department for Exiting the EU John Manzoni, Chief Executive of the Civil Service and Permanent Secretary, Cabinet Office James Bowler, Director General for Public Spending, HM Treasury
Communities and Local Government: Housing for older people 4:00 pm; The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Alok Sharma MP, Minister of State for Housing and Planning, Department for Communities and Local Government Marcus Jones MP, Minister for Local Government, Department for Communities and Local Government

Lords: Select Committees

EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee: Financial regulation and supervision following Brexit 4:00 pm; Room 1, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: (at 4:30 PM) Mr Karel Lannoo, Chief Executive Officer, Centre for European Policy Studies