Previous business
Monday, 15 October 2018

Commons: Main Chamber   See this day →

  • Work and Pensions (including Topical Questions) Oral questions; 2:30 pm
  • Update on EU exit negotiations – Theresa May Ministerial statement
  • Offensive Weapons Bill Programme Motion
  • Offensive Weapons Bill - remaining stages Legislation
  • Green GB Week and clean growth – Claire Perry Ministerial statement
  • Loneliness Strategy – Tracey Crouch Ministerial statement
  • Rail fares between Ipswich and London – Sandy Martin Adjournment debate

Lords: Main Chamber   See this day →

  • Improving Home Office assessments of asylum applications on the grounds of religious or belief-based persecution – Baroness Berridge Oral questions; 2:30 pm
  • Adapting education and training to address the needs of the changing economy – Lord Haskel Oral questions
  • Ensuring prisoners participate in purposeful activity during their sentence – the Bishop of London Oral questions
  • National Police Chiefs’ Council concern that problems with Police and Crime Commissioners have resulted in fewer applications for Chief Constable positions. – Lord Hunt of Kings Heath Oral questions
  • To ask the Government what steps they will take in response to concerns over the level of toxins found at the Grenfell Tower site and calls for survivors, firefighters and local residents to undergo immediate tests to monitor any damage to their DNA. – Lord Kennedy of Southwark Private Notice Question
  • Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill [HL] - Committee stage (day 2) – Lord O'Shaughnessy Legislation
  • Protection of property guardians – Lord O'Shaughnessy Debate
  • Update on EU Exit Negotiations – Baroness Evans of Bowes Park Statement
  • Estimated rising time; 10:00 pm

Commons: Westminster Hall   See this day →

  • e-petition 211950 relating to setting up a new independent body for the protection of racehorses. – Mike Hill Westminster Hall debate; 4:30 pm

Commons: General Committees

  • First Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft Data Retention and Acquisition Regulations 2018 4:30 pm; Room 9, Palace of Westminster
  • Fourth Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft Greater Manchester Combined Authority (Adult Education Functions) Order and the draft West Midlands Combined Authority (Adult Education Functions) Order 4:30 pm; Room 11, Palace of Westminster

Commons: Select Committees

Scottish Affairs: Scotland and Brexit: Trade and Foreign Investment 10:00 am; Other
Witnesses: Wendy Alexander, Universities Scotland Richard Williams, Universities Scotland Alastair Ross, Association of British Insurers Conor Lawlor, UK Finance Richard Normington, Investment Association Polly Purvis, ScotlandIS Svea Miesch, ScotlandIS Michael Clancy, Law Society of Scotland Carolyn Thurston Smith, Law Society of Scotland
Public Accounts: Exiting the European Union: Defra 4:00 pm; Room 16, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Clare Moriarty, Permanent Secretary, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs David Kennedy, Director General for Food, Farming, Animal and Plant Health, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Sonia Phippard, Director General for Environment, Rural and Marine, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Tamara Finkelstein, Director General for EU Exit Delivery, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Lords: Select Committees

SLSC Sub-Committee A: Private Meeting 3:45 pm; Room 3A, Palace of Westminster
National Security Strategy: Oral Evidence Session 4:00 pm; Room 4A, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: (at 4:15 PM) Professor Alan Woodward, Centre for Cyber Security (Surrey University) Mr Ollie Welch, Head of Defence/Aerospace and Security Policy, EEF (at 5:00 PM) Mr Tim Jarvis, Director in Consumer and Competition Policy, BEIS Mr Paul McCloghrie, Deputy Director (National Risks and Infrastructure), , Cabinet Office
Finance Bill Sub-Committee: Draft Finance Bill 2018 4:05 pm; Room 2, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: (at 4:05 PM) Mr Mike Cherry, National Chairman, Federation of Small Businesses Mr Sion Lewis, Chief Executive Officer, IRIS Software Group Mr Paul Morton, Tax Director, Office for Tax Simplification