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Monday, 7 March 2016
Consideration of Bill, as amended, opposed and deferred until 14 March ( Standing Order No. 20).
The Secretary of State was asked—
What steps her Department is taking to support provision of STEM subjects in schools.
What progress the Careers & Enterprise Company has made on improving careers education and inspiring young people about the world of work.
What progress the Government are making on supporting the establishment of university technical colleges.
What plans she has to expand the Priority School Building programme.
What steps the Government are taking to support the educational attainment of young people from disadvantaged backgrounds.
What assessment she has made of the effectiveness of the schools admissions appeals process.
What steps the Government are taking to improve maths and numeracy standards in primary schools.
If she will make an assessment of the contribution of faith schools to society.
If she will make a statement on her departmental responsibilities.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Defence to make a statement on the announcement that the Royal Navy will join NATO forces in the interception and return of migrants and...
On a point of order, Mr Speaker. Last week, NHS England announced its Healthy New Towns programme. I was interested in that because seven of the 10 towns involved are in the south, none is in the...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 83A(7)), That the following provisions shall apply to the Policing and Crime Bill:
(1) The Bill shall be committed to a Public Bill Committee.
(2) Proceedings in the Public Bill Committee shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion on Thursday 14 April. (3) The Public Bill Committee shall have leave to sit...
(4) Proceedings on Consideration and proceedings in legislative grand committee shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour before the moment of interruption on...
(7) Any other proceedings on the Bill (including any proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments or on any further messages from the Lords) may be programmed.—(Jackie Doyle-Price.)...
Queen’s recommendation signified. Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 52(1)(a)), That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Policing and Crime Bill, it is...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 80A(1)(a)), That if, at the conclusion of this Session of Parliament, proceedings on the Policing and Crime Bill have not been...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),
That the draft Occupational Pensions (Scheme Administration) (Amendment) Regulations 2016, which were laid before this House on 1 February, be approved.—(Jackie Doyle-Price.) Question...
That the draft Greater Manchester Combined Authority (Election of Mayor with Police and Crime Commissioner Functions) Order 2016, which was laid before this House on 1 February, be...
Ordered, That Valerie Vaz be added to the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee.—(Bill Wiggin, on behalf of the Committee of Selection.)
Ordered, That Jo Cox be discharged from the Communities and Local Government Committee and Jim McMahon be added.—(Bill Wiggin, on behalf of the Committee of Selection.)
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Jackie Doyle-Price.)
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And sometimes to shout at each other.