House of Commons debates

Wednesday, 15 May 2019

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Wales

    The Secretary of State was asked—

    • Policing

      13 speeches

      What assessment the Government have made of the effect of changes to the policing budget since 2015 on the operational effectiveness of Welsh police forces.

    • EU Withdrawal: Welsh Economy

      12 speeches

      What recent assessment he has made of the effect on the Welsh economy of the proposed withdrawal agreement with the EU.

      Industrial Strategy

      17 speeches

      What discussions he has had with (a) Cabinet colleagues and (b) Welsh Government Ministers on the effect of the industrial strategy on the Welsh economy.

      Shared Prosperity Fund

      20 speeches

      What recent discussions he has had with the Welsh Government on the design of the UK shared prosperity fund.

      Devolution: Welfare

      6 speeches

      What assessment the Government have made of the potential merits of devolving the administration of welfare to the Welsh Government.

      Pension Credit

      11 speeches

      What recent assessment the Government have made of trends in the level of pension credit take-up in Wales.

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister

    The Prime Minister was asked—

    • Engagements

      72 speeches

      If she will list her official engagements for Wednesday 15 May.

    • Points of Order

      14 speeches

      On a point of order, Mr Speaker. Forty-two years ago, in the early hours of the morning, a brave British soldier from 3 Company 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards was abducted or captured by the IRA....

  • Whatsapp Data Breach

    33 speeches

    (Urgent Question): After that significant and important point of order from the right hon. Member for Hemel Hempstead (Sir Mike Penning), I would like to ask the Secretary of State for Digital,...

    • Speaker’s Statement

      1 speech

      Before we come to the next urgent question, I must inform the House that Dr Andrew Murrison has written to me giving notice of his wish to resign from the Chair of the Northern Ireland Affairs...

  • Learning Disabilities Mortality Review

    32 speeches

    (Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care to make a statement on the learning disabilities mortality review.

    • Point of Order

      2 speeches

      On a point of order, Mr Speaker. Yesterday’s news that the Government are drawing up secret contingency plans for a potential British Steel collapse will have come as a shock to thousands...

  • Trade Union (Access to Workplaces)

    1 speech

    Motion for leave to bring in a Bill ( Standing Order No. 23)

  • Education

    10 speeches

    I beg to move, That the draft Higher Education and Research Act 2017 (Further Implementation etc.) Regulations 2019, which were laid before this House on 29 April, be approved. It is a pleasure...

  • House of Commons Commission

    Resolved, That Pete Wishart be appointed to the House of Commons Commission in place of Stewart Hosie in pursuance of the House of Commons Administration Act 1978, as amended.—(Jo Churchill.)

  • Serious Violence

    124 speeches

    I beg to move, That this House has considered the matter of serious violence. Serious violence is a national emergency that we are tackling head on. It is all too common to wake up to the...

  • Business without Debate

    1 speech

    With the leave of the House, we will take motions 5 to 9 together.

  • Delegated Legislation

    Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),

  • Deferred Division

    • Exiting the European Union (Sanctions)

      That the Russia (Sanctions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 (S.I., 2019, No. 855), dated 10 April 2019, a copy of which was laid before this House on 11 April, be approved.

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Debates in the House of Commons are an opportunity for MPs from all parties to scrutinise government legislation and raise important local, national or topical issues.

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