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House of Commons debates

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

  • Message to Attend Her Majesty

    Message to attend Her Majesty delivered by the Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod. The Speaker, with the House, went up to attend Her Majesty; on their return, the Speaker suspended the sitting.

    • Members Sworn

      The following Members took and subscribed the Oath, or made and subscribed the Affirmation required by law: Right honourable Sir Michael Fallon, for Sevenoaks Right honourable Keith Robert...

  • Speaker’S Statement

    2 speeches

    Colleagues, let us begin by standing for a minute of silence as we remember the terrible events that have occurred in Manchester, and at London Bridge, Grenfell Tower and Finsbury Park. The House...

  • Outlawries Bill

    A Bill for the more effectual preventing Clandestine Outlawries was read the First time, and ordered to be read a Second time.

    • Deputy Speakers

      Ordered, That the Speaker may nominate no more than three Members as Deputy Speakers to serve until the House has elected Deputy Speakers in accordance with the provisions of Standing Order No....

    • Queen’s Speech

      1 speech

      I have to acquaint the House, that this House has this day attended Her Majesty in the House of Peers, and that Her Majesty was pleased to make a most gracious speech from the Throne to both...

  • Debate on the Address

    • [1st Day]

      262 speeches

      Before I call the mover and seconder, I want to announce the proposed pattern of debate during the remaining days on the Loyal Address: Thursday 22 June—housing and social security; Monday...

    • Telephone Calls to the DWP

      14 speeches

      Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Chris Heaton-Harris.)

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Debates in the House of Commons are an opportunity for MPs from all parties to scrutinise government legislation and raise important local, national or topical issues.

And sometimes to shout at each other.

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