Wednesday, 5 January 2022
The following Member took and subscribed the Oath required by law: Helen Margaret Lilian Morgan, for North Shropshire.
Ordered, That the Speaker do issue his Warrant to the Clerk of the Crown to make out a new Writ for the electing of a Member to serve in this present Parliament for the Borough Constituency of...
The Secretary of State was asked—
What steps the Government are taking to support the roll-out of covid-19 booster vaccinations in Wales.
What recent discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on support for businesses in Wales.
What steps his Department is taking to strengthen the Union.
If he will take steps with the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy to help ensure ongoing power supply for Baglan energy park until a permanent connection to the grid...
What discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on improving transport connections between Wales and the rest of the UK.
What recent discussions he has had with the Welsh Government on the impact on Wales of the omicron covid-19 variant.
What recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Transport on connectivity and infrastructure in (a) Wales and (b) between Wales and the rest of the UK.
The Prime Minister was asked—
If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 5 January.
With permission, Mr Speaker, I will make a statement on the omicron variant and our measures to contain this virus, fortify our NHS and keep our country open. First, I am sure that the whole...
May I begin by wishing you and the whole House a happy new year, Mr Speaker? With permission, I would like to make a statement regarding the return to all educational settings for children,...
I call the Secretary of State for International Development—[Interruption.] Oh, I beg the right hon. Lady’s pardon. I have just called the wrong Secretary of State. Take two: I call...
Motion for leave to bring in a Bill ( Standing Order No. 23)
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 83A(7)), That the following provisions shall apply to the Public Service Pensions and Judicial Offices Bill [Lords]: Committal (1) The...
Queen’s recommendation signified. Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 52(1)(a)), That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Public Service Pensions and...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 52(1)(a)), That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Public Service Pensions and Judicial Offices Bill [Lords], it is...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),
That the draft Companies (Strategic Report) (Climate-related Financial Disclosure) Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 28 October, be approved.—(Michael Tomlinson.)...
That the draft Merchant Shipping (Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments) Order 2022, which was laid before this House on 4 November, be approved.—(Michael...
That the draft Civil Partnership (Scotland) Act 2020 and Marriage and Civil Partnership (Scotland) Act 2014 (Consequential Modifications) Order 2022, which was laid before this House on 16...
With the leave of the House, we will take motions 9 to 18 together. Ordered,
That Judith Cummins and Sarah Owen be discharged from the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee and Tonia Antoniazzi and Andy McDonald be added.
That Martin Docherty-Hughes be discharged from the Defence Committee and Dave Doogan be added.
That Dan Carden be discharged from the Environmental Audit Committee and Valerie Vaz be added.
That Dave Doogan be discharged from the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee and Kirsty Blackman be added.
That Claudia Webbe be discharged from the Foreign Affairs Committee and Liam Byrne be added.
That Ms Anum Qaisar be discharged from the Health and Social Care Committee and Martyn Day be added.
That Janet Daby be discharged from the Justice Committee and Ms Diane Abbott be added.
That Kirsty Blackman be discharged from the Procedure Committee and Patrick Grady be added.
That Lilian Greenwood be discharged from the Transport Committee and Navendu Mishra be added.
That Anne McLaughlin be discharged from the Women and Equalities Committee and Ms Anum Qaisar be added.—(Sir Bill Wiggin, on behalf of the Committee of Selection.)
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Michael Tomlinson.)
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