Upcoming business
Thursday, 8 March 2018

Commons: Main Chamber

  • Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (including Topical Questions) Oral questions; 9:30 am
  • Church Commissioners, the House of Commons Commission, the Public Accounts Commission and the Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission Oral questions; 10:10 am

Lords: Main Chamber

  • Supporting women who are victims of domestic violence – Baroness Bertin Oral questions; 11:00 am
  • Ensuring employment protections for women provided for by EU law will be maintained when the UK leaves the EU – Baroness Gale Oral questions
  • Improving the security of undersea cables linking the UK with the US and other countries – Lord Berkeley Oral questions
  • Finance (No. 2) Bill - 2nd reading and remaining stages – Lord Bates Legislation
  • Debate, to mark International Women’s Day, on the steps being taken to press for progress on gender equality globally – Baroness Williams of Trafford Debate

Lords: Select Committees

EU External Affairs Sub-Committee: Brexit: Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP) missions 10:00 am; Room 1, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: (at 10:05 AM) The Lord Ricketts, former British Ambassador to France (at 11:00 AM) Mr Pierre Vimont, Senior Fellow, Carnegie Europe
Services Committee: Private Meeting 2:00 pm; Committee Room G

Lords: Grand Committee

  • The condition of private sector pension funds – Lord Freeman Short debate; 1:00 pm
  • Future of the UK’s inland waterways – Lord German Short debate
  • Reversing the decline in the use of buses in England outside London – Lord Bradshaw Short debate
  • Addressing health issues in the Gypsy, Traveller and Roma communities – Baroness Whitaker Short debate
  • Risks of anti-microbial resistance – Baroness Greengross Short debate