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Monday, 21 March 2016
Consideration of Bill, as amended, opposed and deferred until Tuesday 12 April at Four o’clock ( Standing Order No. 20).
The Secretary of State was asked—
What assessment he has made of trends in the number of affordable homes available to buy since 2010.
What recent assessment he has made of trends in the level of demand for social care services.
When the Government began preparing their application to the EU solidarity fund in respect of flooding in December 2015.
What recent assessment he has made of trends in the numbers of housing starts and completions.
What assessment he has made of the effect of Government policy on levels of homelessness since 2010.
What steps his Department is taking to encourage the building of homes for social rent.
What plans he has to improve conditions for tenants in the private rented sector.
What assessment he has made of progress on devolution in the east midlands.
What steps his Department has taken to encourage new homes to be built and bought through Help to Buy.
What assessment he has made of trends in the number of planning permissions granted in the last 12 months.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will make a statement on changes to the Budget.
With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to make a statement on last week’s European Council, which focused on the migration crisis affecting continental Europe. The single biggest cause...
With your permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to make a statement. It is a privilege to stand here at the Dispatch Box as the new Secretary for Work and Pensions. First, I would like to pay a...
On a point of order, Mr Speaker. Before the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions leaves the Chamber, may I point out that he said in his statement that the Government will not be seeking...
Debate resumed (Order, 17 March). 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...
Motion made, That, at the sitting on Wednesday 23rd March, the following provisions shall apply to proceedings 1. (1) Proceedings on Consideration shall be taken in the order shown in the first...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Julian Smith.)
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