Tuesday, 4 September 2018
Second Reading opposed and deferred until Tuesday 11 September ( Standing Order No. 20).
The Secretary of State was asked—
What recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for International Development on using official development assistance to help protect endangered species abroad.
What recent assessment he has made of the political and security situation in Myanmar.
What recent discussions he has had with his EU counterparts on continued foreign policy co-operation after the UK has left the EU.
What representations he has made to his Saudi Arabian counterpart on the bombing of a school bus in Yemen by Saudi-led coalition forces.
What recent discussions he has had with his Spanish counterpart on the attack on Jimmy Carol in Benidorm.
If he will make it his policy to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia.
What diplomatic steps he is taking to encourage economic stability in Venezuela.
What recent assessment his Department has made of the level of political (a) violence and (b) arrests in Sierra Leone.
What steps his Department is taking to promote and support human rights internationally.
What recent progress he has made on securing the release of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe.
What steps the Government are taking to strengthen diplomatic relations with Australia.
What recent discussions he has had with his international counterparts on the peace process in Israel and Palestine.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department to make a statement on the Government’s policy on Windrush.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Justice if he will make a statement on his Government’s plans for HMP Birmingham.
With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to provide the House with an update on the progress of Brexit negotiations and the Government’s no deal contingency planning. On Friday, I was in...
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. At this morning’s sitting of the Select Committee on Exiting the European Union, the Department’s permanent secretary, Philip Rycroft, confirmed that...
Motion for leave to bring in a Bill ( Standing Order No. 23)
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 83A (7)), That the following provisions shall apply to the Civil Liability Bill [Lords]: Committal (1) The Bill shall be committed to...
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 Civil Liability Bill [Lords],...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Jeremy Quin.)
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