Previous business
Tuesday, 27 February 2018

Commons: Main Chamber   See this day →

  • HM Treasury (including Topical Questions) Oral questions; 11:30 am
  • CQC report on the Mental Health Act – Luciana Berger Urgent question; 12:30 pm
  • Appointment of the board of the Office for Students – Angela Rayner Urgent question
  • Access to banking services – Ben Lake Ten Minute Rule Motion
  • Estimates Day - 2nd Allotted Day - Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government relating to homelessness, Department for Transport Estimates Day
  • Eating disorder awareness week 2018 and the importance of early intervention – Edward Argar Adjournment debate

Lords: Main Chamber   See this day →

  • Whether remaining in the European Single Market, post-Brexit, would require the UK to retain membership of the European Economic Area and associated EU agencies through re-joining the European Free Trade Agency – Lord Lea of Crondall Oral questions; 2:30 pm
  • Removing the need for candidates for higher education with dyslexia and other specific learning disabilities to pay for new assessments for the disabled students’ allowance if they have an existing diagnosis acquired before the age of 16 and a history of support – Lord Addington Oral questions
  • Rebuilding the lives of people affected by the Grenfell Tower fire – Lord Goddard of Stockport Oral questions
  • Impact of Russia’s policy towards the Western Balkans on prospects for Euro-Atlantic enlargement in the Balkans – Baroness Helic Oral questions
  • To ask the Government what steps they are taking to respond to the hunger strike at Yarl’s Wood Immigration Removal Centre in Bedfordshire? – Lord Paddick Private Notice Question
  • Monitoring mental health – Baroness Chisholm of Owlpen Statement
  • Appointment of the Board of the Office for Students – Viscount Younger of Leckie Statement
  • Space Industry Bill - Consideration of Commons amendments – Baroness Sugg Legislation
  • Laser Misuse (Vehicles) Bill [HL] - Report stage – Baroness Sugg Legislation
  • Draft Transparency of Donations and Loans etc. (Northern Ireland Political Parties) Order 2018 – motion to approve – Lord Duncan of Springbank Orders and regulations
  • Draft Transparency of Donations and Loans etc. (Northern Ireland Political Parties) Order 2018 – motion to regret – Baroness Suttie Orders and regulations
  • Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration Bill [HL] - 2nd reading – Baroness Sugg Legislation
  • Estimated rising time; 7:45 pm

Commons: Westminster Hall   See this day →

  • Private probation services – Ellie Reeves Westminster Hall debate; 9:30 am – 11:00 am
  • Progress of Scottish city deals – Paul Sweeney Westminster Hall debate; 11:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Future UK fisheries policy – Scott Mann Westminster Hall debate; 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
  • National Democracy Week – Chris Skidmore Westminster Hall debate; 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
  • A-Level provision in Knowsley Metropolitan Borough – Maria Eagle Westminster Hall debate; 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Commons: General Committees

  • Public Bill Committee: Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill [Lords] 9:25 am; Room 12, Palace of Westminster
  • Public Bill Committee: Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill [Lords] 2:00 pm; Room 12, Palace of Westminster
  • Fourth Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft Works Detrimental to Navigation (Powers and Duties of Inspectors) Regulations 2018 2:30 pm; Room 9, Palace of Westminster

Commons: Select Committees

Treasury: Women in finance 9:15 am; The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Anne Richards, CEO, M&G Investments Amanda Blanc, Group CEO, Axa UK Susan Allen, Head of Retail Distribution, Santander
Science and Technology: E-Cigarettes 9:30 am; The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Dr Ian Jones, Vice President, Reduced-Risk Products, Japan Tobacco International Dr Chris Proctor, Chief Scientific Officer, British American Tobacco Dr Moira Gilchrist, Vice President, Scientific and Public Communications, Philip Morris Limited Dr Grant O’Connell, Regulatory and Scientific Affairs, Fontem Ventures Professor David Harrison, Chair of the UK Committee on Carcinogenicity of Chemicals in Food, Consumer Products and the Environment (COC) Dr Lynne Dawkins, Associate Professor, Centre for Addictive Behaviours Research, London South Bank University
Scottish Affairs: Delivery charges in Scotland 9:45 am; Room 15, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Nina Ballantyne, Programme and Postal Policy Team Manager, Citizens Advice Scotland Lindsey Fussell, Consumer Group Director, Ofcom David MacKenzie, Trading Standards Manager, Highland Council Trading Standards Lesley Smith, Director of Public Policy, UK & Ireland, Amazon Laurence Garnett, Head of Home Delivery, Argos Mike Pitt, Director of UK Shipping and Logistics, eBay Robert Gordon, Director, JBT Fraser Maclean, General Manager, Menzies Distribution Tim Jones, Director of Marketing, DPD
Exiting the European Union: The progress of the UK’s negotiations on EU withdrawal 9:45 am; The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Pascal Lamy, former Director General, World Trade Organisation (2005-2013)
Public Accounts: Collapse of Carillion 10:00 am; Room 8, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Phillip Green, Former Chair Richard Howson, Chief Executive Officer, 2012-2017 Keith Cochrane, Chief Executive Officer, 2017-2018 Emma Mercer, Former Finance Director
Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Electric vehicles: developing the market and infrastructure 10:00 am; Room 19, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Mark Squires, Chairman, National Franchised Dealers Association Steve Gooding, Director, RAC Foundation Andrew Benfield, Group Director of Transport, Energy Saving Trust Georg Ell, Director, Western Europe, Tesla
Education: Quality of apprenticeships and skills training 10:00 am; Room 18, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Paul Devoy, Chief Executive, Investors in People Jane Gratton, Head of Business Environment and Skills Policy, British Chambers of Commerce Kevin Rowan, Head of Organisation, Services and Skills, TUC Tim Thomas, Director of Employment and Skills Policy, EEF - The Manufacturers' Organisation
Justice: Transforming Rehabilitation 10:00 am; Room 6, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Jacob Tas, Chief Executive, Nacro Steve Matthews, National Contracts Manager, Shelter Lorraine Preece, Chief Executive Officer, YSS Ltd Andy Keen-Downs, Chief Executive Officer, Pact Beverley Toone, Senior Employment Projects Manager, Business in the Community Sam Boyd, Policy and Impact Manager, Switchback David Lloyd, Chair, Association of Police and Crime Commissioners
Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs: Sourcing public services: lessons to be learned from the collapse of Carillion 10:00 am; Other
Witnesses: Philip Green, Former Chair, Carillion Emma Mercer, Former Finance Director, Carillion Richard Howson, Former Chief Executive Officer, Carillion Keith Cochrane, Former Chief Executive Officer, Carillion
Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Fake news 10:30 am; The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Alexander Nix, Chief Executive, Cambridge Analytica
Education: Value for money in higher education 10:45 am; Room 18, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Professor Ian Marshall, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Coventry University Dr Claire Crawford, Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Warwick Dr Gavan Conlon, Partner, London Economics
Defence: Modernising Defence Programme 11:30 am; Room 16, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Professor Andrew Dorman, King's College London Tom McKane, Former Director General Security Policy, Ministry of Defence James de Waal, Senior Consulting Fellow, Chatham House
Health and Social Care: Integrated care: organisations, partnerships and systems 2:30 pm; Other
Witnesses: Dr Colin Hutchinson, Chair, Doctors for the NHS Dr Tony O'Sullivan, Co-Chair, Keep Our NHS Public Professor Allyson Pollock, Professor of Public Health and Director of the Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University Dr Graham Winyard CBE, Former Chief Medical Officer for NHS in England Lara Carmona, Assistant Director of Policy, Public Affairs UK and International, Royal College of Nursing Dr Chaand Nagpaul, Chair, British Medical Association Helga Pile, Deputy Head of Health, UNISON Imelda Redmond, National Director, Healthwatch England Dr Charlotte Augst, Partnerships Director, The Richmond Group Don Redding, Director of Policy, National Voices Kate Duxbury, Research Director, Ipsos MORI
Welsh Affairs: Prison provision in Wales 2:15 pm; Room 6, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Dr Caroline Hughes, Senior Lecturer, Wrexham Glyndwr University Dr Alyson Rees, Senior Lecturer, Cardiff University Dr Robert Jones, Lecturer, University of South Wales David Fraser, Author and former Senior Probation Officer Frances Crook OBE, Chief Executive, The Howard League for Penal Reform Dr Kate Paradine, Chief Executive, Women in Prison Dr Thomas Guiney, Senior Programme Manager, Prison Reform Trust
Petitions: Petition on the meningitis B vaccine 2:15 pm; Room 8, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Steve Brine MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Public Health and Primary Care, Department of Health and Social Care Chris Mullin, Chief Economist, Department of Health and Social Care Dr Mary Ramsay, Consultant Epidemiologist and Head of Immunisation, Public Health England
Backbench Business: Proposals for backbench debates 2:30 pm; Room 16, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Members of Parliament
Health and Social Care: Integrated care: organisations, partnerships and systems 2:30 pm; The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Dr Colin Hutchinson, Chair, Doctors for the NHS Dr Tony O'Sullivan, Co-Chair, Keep Our NHS Public Professor Allyson Pollock, Professor of Public Health and Director of the Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University Dr Graham Winyard CBE, Former Medical Director for the NHS in England Lara Carmona, Associate Director, Policy and Public Affairs (UK and International), Royal College of Nursing Dr Chaand Nagpaul, Chair, British Medical Association Helga Pile, Deputy Head of Health, UNISON Imelda Redmond, National Director, Healthwatch England Dr Charlotte Augst, Partnerships Director, The Richmond Group Don Redding, Director of Policy, National Voices Kate Duxbury, Research Director, Ipsos MORI
Foreign Affairs: Global Britain 3:00 pm; The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Rt Hon Alderman Charles Bowman, Lord Mayor of the City of London Alderman Sir David Wootton, Chairman, Mayoral Visits Advisory Committee, and Lord Mayor of the City of London 2011-12
Home Affairs: Post-Brexit migration policy 4:00 pm; Room 15, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Catherine Barnard, Professor of European Union Law, University of Cambridge Zsolt Darvas, Senior Fellow, Bruegel Mats Persson, Head of International Trade, Ernst and Young

Lords: Select Committees

Science and Technology Committee (Lords): Private Meeting 10:00 am; Room 4A, Palace of Westminster
EU Justice Sub-Committee: Brexit: enforcement and dispute resolution 10:30 am; Room 3, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: (at 10:45 AM) Professor Graham Gee, Policy Exchange, Sheffield University Professor Christa Tobler, Institute for European Global Studies Mr Raphael Hogarth, Institute for Government Professor Valsamis Mitsilegas, Queen Mary University of London
Communications Committee: Private Meeting 3:15 pm; Room 2, Palace of Westminster
Economic Affairs Committee: The economics of higher, further and technical education 3:30 pm; Room 1, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: (at 3:35 PM) Professor Alison Fuller, Pro-Director (Research and Development), Institute of Education, University College London Dr Hilary Steedman, Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics Mr Antony Jenkins, Chair, Institute for Apprenticeships (at 4:35 PM) Professor Sir Alan Tuckett, Professor of Education, University of Wolverhampton Professor Ewart Keep, Professor, Director, Oxford University, Centre on Skills Knowledge and Organisational Performance Mr Stephen Evans, Chief Executive, Learning and Work Institute
Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee: Private Meeting 3:45 pm; Room 3A, Palace of Westminster
European Union Committee: Private Meeting 4:00 pm; Room 3, Palace of Westminster

Lords: Grand Committee

  • Social Security Benefits Up-rating Order 2018; Guaranteed Minimum Pensions Increase Order 2018 – Baroness Buscombe Orders and regulations; 3:30 pm
  • Mesothelioma Lump Sum Payments (Conditions and Amounts) (Amendment) Regulations 2018; Pneumoconiosis etc. (Workers’ Compensation) (Payment of Claims) (Amendment) Regulations 2018 - Baroness Stedman-Scott Orders and regulations
  • Automatic Enrolment (Earnings Trigger and Qualifying Earnings Band) Order 2018; National Employment Savings Trust (Amendment) Order 2018 – Baroness Buscombe Orders and regulations
  • Waste Enforcement (England and Wales) Regulations 2018 – Lord Gardiner of Kimble Orders and regulations
  • Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Amendment) Regulations 2018; Human Tissue (Quality and Safety for Human Application) (Amendment) Regulations 2018 – Baroness Chisholm of Owlpen Orders and regulations
  • Representation of the People (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2018; Representation of the People (Northern Ireland) (Amendment) Regulations 2018; Representation of the People (Scotland) (Amendment) Regulations 2018 – Lord Young of Cookham Orders and regulations
  • Immigration and Nationality (Fees) (Amendment) Order 2018 – Baroness Williams of Trafford Orders and regulations
  • Estimated rising time; 7:00 pm