Thursday, 21 June 2018
Second Reading opposed and deferred until Thursday 28 June ( Standing Order No. 20).
The Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport was asked—
What recent assessment his Department has made of the cost-effectiveness of funding for the National Citizen Service programme.
What steps he is taking to support the museums sector.
What assessment his Department has made of the potential merits of introducing safe standing areas at football grounds in the English premier league and championship.
What steps his Department is taking to reduce problem gambling.
What steps he is taking to promote sports-related tourism in the UK.
What steps the Government are taking to support live music venues.
What steps his Department is taking to support the artificial intelligence sector throughout the UK.
What steps his Department is taking to support public libraries.
What steps his Department is taking to improve broadband and mobile phone coverage in rural areas.
What steps he is taking to support hockey in (a) Northamptonshire and (b) England.
What plans he has to visit Wakefield in the next 12 months.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
The Attorney General was asked—
What steps the CPS is taking to improve the rate of prosecution of people responsible for forced marriages.
What recent steps the Law Officers have taken to promote public legal education.
What steps the CPS is taking to improve the rate of prosecution of people responsible for child sexual exploitation.
What the Government’s policy is on the role of international law in relation to cyber-space.
What role the Serious Fraud Office has in tackling economic crime.
What steps the CPS is taking to improve the rate of prosecution of people responsible for female genital mutilation.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Defence if he will make a statement on the awarding of the defence fire and rescue contract to Capita.
Will the Leader of the House please give us the forthcoming business?
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Ordered, That the Voyeurism (Offences) (No. 2) Bill be referred to a Second Reading Committee.—(Craig Whittaker.)
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Craig Whittaker.)
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