Tuesday, 1 March 2016
The Chancellor of the Exchequer was asked—
What assessment he has made of the potential effect of the national living wage on wage growth.
What progress has been made on implementing the charter for budget responsibility.
What fiscal steps he is taking to help first-time homebuyers.
What support his Department provides for British citizens involved in tax disputes with other countries.
What assessment he has made of the effects on the economy of the reduction in duty on spirits announced in the 2015 Budget.
What assessment he has made of recent trends in the level of employment.
If he will reopen the compensation scheme for Equitable Life policyholders.
What fiscal steps he is taking to encourage small businesses to grow.
What fiscal steps he is taking to help people keep more of their earnings.
What steps he is taking to improve productivity in the UK.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will make a statement on the cessation of hostilities in Syria.
On a point of order, Mr Speaker. You are the foremost guardian of the convention that the House of Commons must come first. My hon. Friend the Minister is a most charming and able Minister, but I...
Presentation and First Reading ( Standing Order No. 57) Secretary Theresa May, the Prime Minister, Secretary Philip Hammond, Secretary Michael Fallon, Secretary David Mundell, Secretary Theresa...
Motion for leave to bring in a Bill ( Standing Order No. 23)
[Relevant Documents: First Report from the Foreign Affairs Committee, The FCO and the 2015 Spending Review, HC 467, and the Government response, HC 816.] Motion made, and Question proposed, That,...
[Relevant Document: Fourth Report from the Home Affairs Committee, Reform of the Police Funding Formula, HC 476.] Motion made, and Question proposed, That, for the year ending with 31 March...
With the leave of the House we will take together the motions relating to social security.
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),
That the Employment Allowance (Increase of Maximum Amount) Regulations 2016 (S.I., 2016, No. 63), dated 25 January 2016, a copy of which was laid before this House on 25 January, be approved....
That the draft Grants to the Churches Conservation Trust Order 2016, which was laid before this House on 13 January, be approved.—(Stephen Barclay.) Question agreed to.
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Stephen Barclay.)
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