Monday, 11 June 2018
The Secretary of State was asked—
What recent assessment his Department has made of the threat posed to UK security by cyber-attacks.
What discussions he had with other NATO member states on the potential security threat posed by Russia.
What steps he is taking to support the UK defence industry.
What plans he has for additional UK force deployments to Afghanistan.
What recent steps his Department has taken to develop the future accommodation model.
What discussions he has had with the UK aerospace sector on collaborations for future combat aircraft design.
What assessment he has made of the effect on the defence and military aerospace industry of the UK leaving the EU.
What progress his Department has made on encouraging small and medium-sized enterprises to participate in defence procurement programmes.
What recent discussions he has had with the Chancellor of the Exchequer on future funding for his Department.
What discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the effect on his Department’s policies of the UK leaving the EU.
What recent assessment he has made of trends in the size of the armed forces.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
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With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to make a statement on the G7 summit in Quebec. The G7 is a forum that allows close allies with shared history and values to discuss issues that affect...
With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to make a statement on the Government’s response to the Grenfell Tower fire, meeting our commitment to update the House following the Opposition...
On a point of order, Mr Speaker. Have you had any indication from the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions on whether she plans to make an oral statement on transitional protection in...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 83A(7)), That the following provisions shall apply to the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill: Committal (1) The Bill shall be...
Queen’s recommendation signified. Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 52(1)(a)), That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Counter-Terrorism and Border...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 52(1)(a)), That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill, it is expedient to...
Ordered, That Teresa Pearce be discharged from the Women and Equalities Committee and Tulip Siddiq be added.—(Bill Wiggin, on behalf of the Selection Committee.)
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Paul Maynard.)
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