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Monday, 13 January 2020
Ordered, That there be laid before this House Returns for Session 2019 of information and statistics relating to: (1) Business of the House (2) Closure of Debate, Proposal of Question and...
The Secretary of State was asked—
What recent assessment he has made of the adequacy of Government funding for local authorities in England.
What steps he is taking to simplify the planning system and implement the Government’s Building Better, Building Beautiful initiative.
What steps his Department is taking to reduce the time taken to build new homes.
What assessment he has made of trends in the level of new council homes since 2010.
What recent discussions he has had with the Home Secretary on the effect of reductions in funding for local government on levels of crime and disorder.
What plans the Government have to bring forward legislative proposals to reform leasehold property.
What recent assessment he has made of the effectiveness of his Department’s support for high streets.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
(Urgent Question) To ask the Foreign Secretary to update the House on the security situation in Iran.
I want to make a quick statement to remind Members who may not be aware that, when a Member visits another Member’s constituency, except on a purely private visit, they should take...
Debate resumed (Order, 19 December 2019). Question again proposed, That an Humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, as follows: Most Gracious Sovereign, We, Your Majesty’s most dutiful...
On 12 December, the British people had their say. They delivered a clear majority for this Government and a mandate to take Britain forward. That mandate, set out in the Queen’s Speech,...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Rebecca Harris.)
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.
And sometimes to shout at each other.