Wednesday, 19 December 2018
The Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister for the Cabinet Office was asked—
What discussions his Department is having with stakeholders on contingency planning for the UK leaving the EU without a deal.
What steps his Department is taking to move civil service jobs out of London as part of the Government’s industrial strategy.
If he will make it his policy to introduce the real living wage across all Government Departments and to seek accreditation from the Living Wage Foundation.
What recent assessment he has made of the capacity of the civil service to manage additional responsibilities arising from the UK leaving the EU.
What progress his Department has made on further voter ID pilots.
What steps his Department is taking to help improve the cyber-security of public and private sector organisations; and if he will make a statement.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
The Prime Minister was asked—
If she will list her official engagements for Wednesday 19 December.
On a point of order, Mr Speaker.
With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to make a statement about the UK’s future border and immigration system after we leave the EU. We all heard the public’s concerns about...
Mr Speaker, with permission, I will make a statement on the quest for a political settlement to the war in Yemen. Last week, the Houthi rebels and the Government of Yemen held their first direct...
As I promised the House, I have looked at the television footage of the Leader of the Opposition reacting to the Prime Minister, allegedly saying “stupid woman” to those seated next...
Application for emergency debate ( Standing Order No. 24)
Before I call the hon. Member for Oldham East and Saddleworth (Debbie Abrahams) to move the motion, it might be helpful for the House if I explain that as the debate under Standing Order No. 24...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),
That the draft Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008 (Remedial) Order 2018, which was laid before this House on 19 July, be approved. That the draft Human Fertilisation and Embryology...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Craig Whittaker.)
That the draft Markets in Financial Instruments (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018, which were laid before this House on 17 October, be approved. The House divided: Ayes 307, Noes 215.
That the draft Accounts and Reports (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018, which were laid before this House on 31 October, be approved. The House divided: Ayes 305, Noes 216.
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