Tuesday, 21 May 2019
The Chancellor of the Exchequer was asked—
What assessment his Department has made of the effect of the annual tapered allowance on members of the NHS pension fund.
What fiscal steps he is taking to tackle child poverty.
What fiscal steps he is taking to support the high street.
What discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the adequacy of Government funding to mitigate climate change.
What assessment the Government have made of the environmental effect of freezing fuel duty since 2010.
What assessment he has made of the potential merits of extending business rates relief to more music venues.
What recent assessment he has made of the economic effect on Scotland of the UK leaving the EU.
What progress he has made on reducing income tax.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy if he will make a statement on the discussions he has had with British Steel regarding its future.
[Relevant documents: First Report of the Joint Committee on the Draft Parliamentary Buildings Bill, Governance of Restoration and Renewal, HC 1800, HL Paper 317; Government response to the Report...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 83A(7)), That the following provisions shall apply to the Parliamentary Buildings (Restoration and Renewal) Bill: Committal (1) The...
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 Parliamentary Buildings...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Mr Jack.)
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