Monday, 27 February 2017
It is with great sadness that I have to report to the House the death of the right hon. Sir Gerald Kaufman, Labour Member of Parliament for Manchester Gorton. He will be sorely missed by his...
The Secretary of State was asked—
What steps he is taking to support the midlands engine.
What steps is he taking to protect the green belt in Bury.
What steps his Department is taking to support smaller builders.
What plans he has to encourage new methods of building in the construction industry.
What steps his Department is taking to ensure that the effects of devolution deals are felt across England.
What steps his Department is taking to support the northern powerhouse.
If he will assess the accuracy of the business rates revaluation for Dover district; and if he will make a statement.
What plans he has to introduce an alternative method of estimating the number of homes a local area may need.
What assessment his Department has made of the potential effect of the recent business rate revaluation on the viability of pubs.
What plans he has to revise the needs-based funding formula for local government finance.
What recent steps his Department has taken to help rough sleepers and homeless people.
What steps he is taking to support local growth.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
The following Member made and subscribed the Affirmation required by law: Gareth Craig Snell, for Stoke-on-Trent Central.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Health to make a statement on the loss of confidential NHS correspondence by NHS Shared Business Services.
[Relevant Documents: Second Report of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee, Future flood prevention, HC 115, the Government response, HC 926, and the further Government response, HC...
That the draft Nursing and Midwifery (Amendment) Order 2017, which was laid before this House on 25 January, be approved.—(Andrew Griffiths.) Question agreed to. Motion made, and Question...
That the draft Equality Act 2010 (Specific Duties and Public Authorities) Regulations 2017, which were laid before this House on 18 January, be approved.—(Andrew Griffiths.) Question...
That the draft Transport Levying Bodies (Amendment) Regulations 2017, which were laid before this House on 24 January, be approved.—(Andrew Griffiths.) Question agreed to.
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Andrew Griffiths.)
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