Tuesday, 21 June 2022
The Secretary of State was asked—
What assessment she has made of the effectiveness of British diplomatic support for Ukraine.
If she will make representations to her Iranian counterpart on the case of Iranian diplomat, Asadollah Assadi.
What recent discussions she has had with her Colombian counterpart on human rights in that country.
What recent discussions she has had with her international counterparts on support for Ukraine.
What diplomatic steps she is taking to help address human rights concerns in Sri Lanka.
What recent discussions she has with EU representatives on the adequacy of the Northern Ireland protocol.
What recent assessment she has made of trends in the level of violence against journalists, environmental campaigners and indigenous activists in Brazil.
What steps her Department is taking to help protect women and girls from the use of rape and sexual violence in conflict.
If she will make a statement on her departmental responsibilities.
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I call the shadow Secretary of State for Health.
I beg to move, That the following Standing Order be made: “(1) Following any two month period in which the role of Independent Adviser to the Prime Minister on Ministers’ Interests...
With the leave of the House, we shall take motions 2 and 3 together. Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),
That the draft Local Government (Exclusion of Non-commercial Considerations) (England) Order 2022, which was laid before this House on 25 May, be approved.
That the draft Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm (Amendment) Regulations 2022, which were laid before this House on 11 May, be approved.—(Marcus Jones.) Question agreed to.
With the leave of the House, we will take motions 4 and 5 together. Ordered,
That Matt Vickers be discharged from the Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Committee and Sara Britcliffe be added.
That Katherine Fletcher be discharged from the Petitions Committee and Scott Benton be added.—(Sir Bill Wiggin, on behalf of the Committee of Selection.)
Many of my constituents in the Carmyle area have been in touch to raise awareness of research from the Child Poverty Action Group that shows that approximately 5,000 households in the...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Miss Dines.)
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