Monday, 12 March 2018
The Secretary of State was asked—
What estimate he has made of the profits derived from the Help to Buy scheme by house builders.
What assessment he has made of the adequacy of projected funding for adult social care until 2020.
What assessment he has made of the effect of the Help to Buy scheme and the reduction in stamp duty on first-time buyers.
What progress his Department has made on the delivery of new homes.
What steps his Department is taking to reduce the time taken to build new homes.
How many local authorities have had their local plans signed off by his Department in the last two years.
What recent assessment he has made of trends in the number of new homes for social rent since 2010.
What recent estimate he has made of the number of people sleeping rough in the west midlands.
What assessment he has made of the effect of the local government finance settlement 2018-19 on the financial sustainability of local authorities.
What resources he is providing to local authorities to build council housing.
What assessment he has made of the effectiveness of his Department’s support for local government.
What steps he is taking to support local authorities to fulfil their statutory duties in relation to children in care.
What steps his Department is taking to tackle the practice of land banking.
What steps his Department is taking to devolve power to towns and cities.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department if she will make a statement on hate crime in light of the inflammatory letters inciting a “Punish a Muslim...
(Urgent Question): To ask the Leader of the House about the treatment of House of Commons staff.
With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to update the House on the incident in Salisbury and the steps we are taking to investigate what happened and to respond to this reckless and despicable...
With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to make a statement on Northern Ireland finances. Last week, I made a written statement in which I explained that the pressures on public services meant...
On Thursday 8 March, President Trump announced that the United States would impose a tariff of 25% on steel imports and a 10% tariff on aluminium imports after a period of 15 days, with the...
With your permission, Mr Deputy Speaker, I would like to update the House on the situation in Afrin. We are closely following developments in Afrin and wider north-western Syria. Over the...
On a point of order, Madam Deputy Speaker. I seek your advice. One year ago today exactly, on 12 March 2017, the Foreign Affairs Select Committee published its ninth report, “Article 50...
Bill to be considered tomorrow,
Ordered, That Susan Elan Jones be discharged from the Petitions Committee and Daniel Zeichner be added.—(Bill Wiggin, on behalf of the Selection Committee.)
I rise to present a petition to improve access at Chinley station. It has been signed by more than 800 local people and rail users, thanks to the Chinley and Buxworth transport group. Chinley is...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Mims Davies.)
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