Tuesday, 13 March 2018
The Secretary of State was asked—
What assessment he has made of the UK’s ability to meet its carbon reduction targets.
What recent steps he has taken to improve electric vehicle charge point infrastructure.
What progress has been made on a sector deal for the oil and gas industry.
What steps he is taking to support the development of electric and autonomous vehicles.
What financial support his Department makes available for manufacturers in the automotive sector.
Whether he is taking steps to safeguard the employment of people who were working under private sector Carillion contracts at the time of that company’s liquidation.
What steps he is taking to support self-employed people.
What steps he is taking to support growth in the small business sector.
What plans he has for the future of local enterprise partnerships.
What assessment he has made of the effect of the UK leaving Euratom on (a) the economy and (b) scientific research in Oxfordshire.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
I am pleased to introduce to the House the first spring statement. The UK was the only major economy to make hundreds of tax and spending changes twice a year, and major international...
Presentation and First Reading ( Standing Order No. 57) John Mann presented a Bill to remove powers of the Secretary of State in relation to the location of and planning permission for new...
Motion for leave to bring in a Bill ( Standing Order No. 23)
We now come to the four motions on universal credit, children and young persons and social security, which will be debated together. I must inform the House that the Speaker has certified the two...
Motion made, and Question put, That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Free School Lunches and Milk, and School and Early Years Finance (Amendments Relating to...
Motion made, and Question put, That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Local Authority (Duty to Secure Early Years Provision Free of Charge) (Amendment) Regulations...
Motion made, and Question put, That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Social Security (Contributions) (Amendment) Regulations 2018 (S.I., 2018, No. 120), dated 31...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Mike Freer.)
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