Thursday, 24 June 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 19th May, was pleased to receive the same very graciously and give the...
The Secretary of State was asked—
What steps his Department is taking to improve transport connections in the north of England.
What steps he is taking to ensure that all active travel pilots are fully accessible to disabled people.
What steps the Government plan to take to increase the number of rail passengers.
What steps his Department is taking to improve the condition of England’s roads.
What steps he is taking to ensure that all HS2 compensation payments are made promptly.
What recent discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on incentivising the purchase of zero emission vehicles ahead of the 2030 ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel vehicles.
What recent discussions he has had with transport authorities on the progress of the East West Rail consultation.
What recent steps his Department has taken to help facilitate transport decarbonisation in line with the Government’s commitments (a) to the Paris agreement and (b) for COP26.
What recent progress his Department has made on researching alternatives for alleviating traffic congestion on the A27 between Worthing and Shoreham.
What recent assessment he has made of the long-term viability of Eurostar.
What plans he has to improve transport links across the River Tyne.
What progress his Department has made on introducing flexible rail season tickets.
What steps his Department is taking to improve transport connections in rural areas.
What steps his Department is taking to implement the policies set out in the Williams-Shapps plan for rail.
What recent progress he has made on plans for the devolution of suburban rail services in London.
What recent assessment he has made of the strength of industrial relations at the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency.
What recent steps the Government have taken to increase local authority powers to deliver regular bus services to isolated communities.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
Will the Leader of the House please give us the forthcoming business?
I beg to move, That this House has considered the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership. I am delighted to open this debate on our future membership of the...
I beg to move, That this House has considered UK defence spending. I begin by thanking the Backbench Business Committee and those colleagues who supported the application by my hon. Friend the...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(James Morris.)
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