Wednesday, 12 February 2020
The Chairman of Ways and Means has asked me to inform the House that she will consider for selection for the Committee stage of the Terrorist Offenders (Restriction of Early Release) Bill...
The Secretary of State was asked—
What recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions on the level of child poverty in Scotland.
What recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy on the renewable energy sector in Scotland.
What recent economic assessment his Department has made of the value of trade between Scotland and the rest of the UK.
What discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Defence on maritime security off the coast of Scotland.
What recent discussions he has had with the Scottish Government on the use of its taxation powers.
What recent assessment his Department has made of the (a) economic and (b) social effect on Scotland of the UK leaving the EU.
What steps he is taking to support the Scottish fishing sector.
What recent discussions he has had with the Chancellor of the Exchequer on the forthcoming Budget.
The Prime Minister was asked—
I join the Prime Minister in expressing sympathy and support to the victims of flooding and thank the Environment Agency and all the emergency services that are doing their best to help people....
On a point of order, Mr Speaker. Today, the Equality and Human Rights Commission has started legal action against the Department of Health and Social Care for its failure to move 2,200 autistic...
Motion made and Question proposed, That the following provisions shall apply to the proceedings on the Terrorist Offenders (Restriction of Early Release) Bill— Timetable (1) (a) Proceedings...
Considered in Committee (Order, this day) [Dame Eleanor Laing in the Chair]
I beg to move amendment 3, page 1, line 8, after “force”, insert “and notwithstanding the Human Rights Act 1998” The intention of this Amendment is to ensure that the Bill...
Ordered, That at the sitting on Monday 24 February, notwithstanding the provisions of Standing Order No. 16 (Proceedings under an Act or on European Union documents), the Speaker shall put the...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Leo Docherty.)
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