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Tuesday, 11 February 2020
The Chancellor of the Exchequer was asked—
What assessment the Government have made of the potential effect on the (a) manufacturing sector and (b) economy of the UK not having access to the EU single market.
What steps he is taking to allocate funding for improved transport infrastructure throughout the UK.
What fiscal steps he is taking to ensure that the Government meets its target of net zero emissions by 2050.
What fiscal steps he is taking to help small businesses.
What steps he is taking to improve the UK's national infrastructure.
What progress his Department is making on its review of the implementation of changes to the off-payroll working rules; and if he will make a statement.
What recent assessment his Department has made of the potential merits of introducing a zero-rate of VAT for e-publications.
What recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government on the adequacy of allocations of funding for local authorities.
What plans he has to help ensure equity of economic opportunity throughout the UK.
What recent assessment his Department has made of the contribution to the public purse of tax paid by co-operative and mutual businesses.
How many people will be affected by the 2019 loan charge after the Government have implemented the recommendations of Sir Amyas Morse’s review.
What steps he is taking to improve UK productivity.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
With your permission, Mr Speaker, I will make a statement on the transport revolution that we intend to bring about. There are all sorts of reasons why the city in which we now sit is the most...
With permission, Madam Deputy Speaker, I will update the House on the response to the Wuhan coronavirus. I have laid an instrument before the House to confirm the power we have taken to isolate...
Madam Deputy Speaker, I informed the House last week of the Government’s intention to introduce legislation to stop the automatic early release of prisoners convicted of terrorist offences....
On a point of order, Madam Deputy Speaker. On 14 August 2019 I met my constituent Jennifer Dees, whose six-year-old son Stanley had been killed with an airgun by his great-grandfather. We...
Presentation and First Reading ( Standing Order No. 57) The Prime Minister, supported by Michael Gove, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Priti Patel, the Attorney General, Brandon Lewis, Lucy...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 83A(7)) That the following provisions shall apply to the Prisoners (Disclosure of Information About Victims) Bill: Committal 1. The...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6))
That the draft Northamptonshire (Structural Changes) Order 2019, which was laid before this House on 28 October 2019, in the last Session of Parliament, be approved.—(Mike Freer.) Question...
That the Andrey Lugovoy and Dmitri Kovtun Freezing Order 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 36), dated 17 January 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 17 January, be approved.—(Mike Freer.)
Ordered, That, in respect of the Terrorist Offenders (Restriction of Early Release) Bill, notices of Amendments, new Clauses and new Schedules to be moved in Committee may be accepted by the...
Glasgow University’s Student Action for Refugees recently hosted the Museum Without A Home exhibition, displaying everyday objects in solidarity with migrants and refugees around the world....
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Mike Freer.)
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