Thursday, 6 January 2022
The Secretary of State was asked—
What assessment her Department has made of the potential merits of requiring streaming content providers operating in the UK to use the British Board of Film Classification rating system.
What recent discussions she has held with (a) Cabinet colleagues and (b) civil society groups on the proposed Online Safety Bill.
What assessment she has made of the effect on the tourism industry of the covid-19 Plan B advice for people to work from home where possible.
On what date she last held discussions with the BBC on the enforcement of TV licence fee payments for people aged over 75.
What steps her Department is taking to support the Government’s levelling-up agenda.
What plans she has for the future of the TV licence fee.
What progress she has made on her review of the Gambling Act 2005.
What steps her Department is taking to help support the UK film and television industry.
Unfortunately, Mr Blomfield is not here to ask the first question. I would like the Secretary of State to answer the question about departmental responsibilities, and then I will move on to the...
The Attorney General was asked—
What steps she has taken to increase the number of successful prosecutions relating to (a) violence against women and girls and (b) hate crimes.
What recent discussions she has had with Cabinet colleagues on the compatibility of the Nationality and Borders Bill with international law.
What recent steps she has taken to improve working practices on disclosure between all parties in the criminal justice system.
Will the Leader of the House give us the business for next week?
Before I start, I welcome the right hon. Member for Tottenham (Mr Lammy) to his new role, and I welcome my hon. Friend the Member for Daventry (Chris Heaton-Harris) to his new position as...
I wish you, Madam Deputy Speaker, and the House a happy new year, and I welcome the right hon. Member for Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford (Yvette Cooper) to her place. With permission, I...
I beg to move, That this House has considered Russia’s grand strategy. Thank you, Madam Deputy Speaker, for safeguarding a touch more than the three hours that we were promised for this...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Michael Tomlinson.)
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