Monday, 19 March 2018
The Secretary of State was asked—
What steps he is taking to improve social mobility.
What steps his Department is taking to promote apprenticeships.
What steps he is taking to support alternative educational provision.
What discussions she has had with the Home Secretary on reducing the number of children carrying knives at school.
How many schools in England subject to an academy order have not confirmed a sponsor.
What steps his Department is taking to ensure the effective safeguarding of children and young people receiving individual private tuition.
What steps his Department is taking to ensure that all schools teach awareness of LGBT issues in an age-appropriate manner.
What steps his Department is taking to increase student retention rates in higher education.
If he will undertake a review of the funding of further education.
What assessment he has made of recent trends in education funding for 16 to 19-year-olds.
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 the Government’s action to address dirty money being laundered in the UK.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will make a statement on customs clearance arrangements at UK ports after the UK leaves the European Union.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport to make a statement about the alleged breach of Facebook user data by Cambridge Analytica and the powers of...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 83A(7)), That the following provisions shall apply to the Secure Tenancies (Victims of Domestic Abuse) Bill [Lords]:
(1) The Bill shall be committed to a Public Bill Committee.
(2) Proceedings in Public Bill Committee shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion on Tuesday 27 March. (3) The Public Bill Committee shall have leave to sit twice on...
(4) Proceedings on Consideration and proceedings in legislative grand committee shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion two hours after the commencement of...
(7) Any other proceedings on the Bill may be programmed.—(Paul Maynard.) Question agreed to.
I beg to move, That this House has considered Welsh Affairs. I commend the Backbench Business Committee for recognising the importance of holding this debate on Wales. I thank my right hon....
Ordered, That Robert Courts be discharged from the Backbench Business Committee and Nigel Mills be added.—(Bill Wiggin, on behalf of the Selection Committee.)
Ordered, That Sir Edward Leigh be a member of the Procedure Committee. —(Bill Wiggin, on behalf of the Selection Committee.)
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Kelly Tolhurst.)
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