Tuesday, 21 March 2017
The Secretary of State was asked—
What steps his Department is taking to ensure that clinical commissioning groups follow best practice commissioning policy on access to cough-assist machines for people with muscle-wasting...
What assessment he has made of the effectiveness of the export of procedures developed by NHS professionals.
What steps his Department is taking to reduce the number of mental health patients having to travel out of their local area for treatment.
What steps his Department is taking to help recruit GPs.
What steps his Department is taking to use digital platforms to encourage people to access help to support their mental health and wellbeing.
What assessment he has made of the potential effect of the EU general data protection regulation on the availability of data for research in the health sector.
If his Department will take steps to introduce the enriched culture medium test for group B streptococcus for pregnant women; and if he will make a statement.
What steps his Department is taking to ensure that NHS England’s “General Practice Forward View” has the funding necessary to achieve its goals.
Which hospitals providing congenital heart disease services do not meet the standard for the co-location of paediatric services; and what plans his Department has to stop providing congenital...
What the estimated cost of private finance initiative liabilities to the NHS is in (a) 2016-17 and (b) the subsequent three financial years.
What plans his Department has to increase the provision of social care for people with unmet needs.
What recent assessment he has made of the Government’s effectiveness in tackling childhood obesity in the inner cities.
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 allegations of money laundering against British banks.
I call Mr Ian Lavery on a point of rectification.
Motion for leave to bring in a Bill ( Standing Order No.23)
Consideration of Bill, not amended in the Public Bill Committee New Clause 1
“( ) Within 12 months of this Act coming into force, the Secretary of State must prepare and publish a report on the impact of the Government’s plans for exiting the European Union on...
I beg to move amendment 1, page 2, line 15, after “do,” insert “or claims to do,”. This amendment deals with people or companies who hold themselves...
I beg to move, That this House has considered fuel poverty. I am delighted to open the first annual debate on the important issue of fuel poverty. The fact remains that far too many of our fellow...
With the leave of the House, we shall take motions 4 to 7 together. Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),
That the draft Non-Domestic Rating (Rates Retention) and (Levy and Safety Net) (Amendment) Regulations 2017, which were laid before this House on 20 February, be approved.
That the draft Crown Estate Transfer Scheme 2017, which was laid before this House on 1 March, be approved.
That the draft Scotland Act 2016 (Income Tax Consequential Amendments) Regulations 2017, which were laid before this House on 30 January, be approved.
That the draft Electricity Supplier Payments (Amendment) Regulations 2017, which were laid before this House on 20 February, be approved.—(Steve Brine.) Question agreed to.
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Steve Brine.)
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