Thursday, 9 July 2015
Motion made, That the Promoters of the Transport for London Bill [Lords], which was originally introduced in the House of Lords in Session 2010-12 on 24 January 2011, may have leave to proceed...
The Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport was asked—
What steps he is taking to halt the decline in female participation in sport since the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic games.
What assessment he has made of the BBC’s financial capability to broadcast listed sports events in preparing for discussions on the BBC’s next charter renewal and future funding.
What recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Education on children’s access to creative and cultural experiences; and if he will make a statement.
What steps he is taking to protect and promote national heritage in Salisbury constituency.
What further steps his Department plans to take to commemorate the first world war.
What steps the Government are taking to promote and support local community radio.
What estimate he has made of the potential economic effect of hosting the 2017 Champions League final in Cardiff.
What steps he is taking to uphold the future integrity and independence of the BBC.
The Leader of the House was asked—
What assessment he has made of the implications for the House of the proposals for the restoration and renewal of the Palace of Westminster.
What opportunities he expects to be provided for scrutiny of his proposal for English votes on English laws.
What his policy is on the voting rights of hon. Members in the House.
If he will take steps to establish a House business committee; and if he will make a statement.
The hon. Member for Mole Valley, representing the House of Commons Commission, was asked—
If the Commission will encourage hon. Members to choose the cheapest option available to the public purse for the restoration and renewal of the Palace of Westminster.
What steps have been taken to promote recycling of waste on the parliamentary estate.
Will the Leader of the House give us the business for next week?
Presentation and First Reading (Standing Order No. 57) Mr Secretary Duncan Smith, supported by the Prime Minister, Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, Secretary Greg Clark, Greg Hands, Mr Oliver...
Presentation and First Reading (Standing Order No. 57) Rehman Chishti, supported by Tom Brake, Yasmin Qureshi and Jeremy Lefroy, presented a Bill to make provision to reduce inequalities in the...
Debate resumed (Order, 8 July). Question again proposed, That— (1) It is expedient to amend the law with respect to the National Debt and the public revenue and to make further provision in...
Ordered, That the Order of the House of 1 July, that the matter of the Legislative Programme as outlined in the Queen’s Speech and the Budget Statement as it relates to Wales be referred...
I beg to move, That Sir Paul Beresford, Tom Brake, Mr Nicholas Brown and Stewart Hosie be appointed as members of the House of Commons Commission under the House of Commons (Administration) Act...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Jackie Doyle-Price.)
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