Thursday, 20 May 2021
Virtual participation in proceedings commenced (Orders, 4 June and 30 December 2020). [NB: [V] denotes a Member participating virtually.]
The Vice-Chamberlain of the Household reported to the House, That Her Majesty, having been attended with its Address of 12th April, was pleased to receive the same very graciously and give the...
The Secretary of State was asked—
What steps he is taking to (a) increase digital inclusivity and (b) tackle the digital divide.
What steps his Department is taking to (a) protect users online and (b) improve the accountability of technology companies.
What assessment he made of the potential effect of the super league on levels of competition in professional football in the UK.
What steps his Department is taking to support the tourism industry's recovery as covid-19 lockdown restrictions are eased.
What recent steps have the Government taken to fix the red tape issues for touring creative workers caused by Britain leaving the EU.
What steps he plans to take in response to the pilots held in Liverpool and London in May 2021 as part of the events research programme.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
The Attorney General was asked—
What steps he has taken to increase the number of prosecutions relating to domestic violence.
What steps the Crown Prosecution Service is taking to improve communication with victims.
What assessment he has made of the effectiveness of the CPS’s work to improve community confidence in its prosecution of hate crime.
For what reason the Crown Prosecution Service decided not to prosecute the organiser of a large funeral held in breach of covid-19 regulations in Kettering in November 2020.
What assessment he has made of the effectiveness of the Crown Prosecution Service's contribution to the criminal justice system’s covid-19 recovery.
Will the Leader of the House please give us the future business?
With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to make a statement about the future of rail. The railway is one of the nation’s proudest and most enduring innovations. Almost 200 years ago the...
[Relevant document: Parliamentary Works Estimates Commission, Parliamentary Works Sponsor Body, Main Supply Estimate 2012-22: Comments from the Parliamentary Works Estimates Commission and the...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 9(6)), That— (1) The Regulatory Reform Committee be abolished and its functions transferred to the Business, Energy and...
Ordered, That Anne McLaughlin be discharged from the Committee on Standards and Allan Dorans be added.—(Maggie Throup.)
Ordered, That Anne McLaughlin be discharged from the Committee of Privileges and Allan Dorans be added.—(Maggie Throup.)
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Maggie Throup.)
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