Thursday, 21 July 2022
The Vice-Chamberlain of the Household reported to the House, That Her Majesty, having been attended with its Address of 10th May, was pleased to receive the same very graciously and give the...
Before we come to today’s business, I want to mark the departure of two senior members of the House Service. Penny Young, Librarian and Managing Director of the Research and Information...
The Secretary of State was asked—
What steps she is taking to ensure that workers’ rights are maintained in all UK free trade agreements.
What assessment she has made of the adequacy of the transparency requirements for UK arms exports.
What recent assessment her Department has made of trends in the level of exports of UK services.
What steps her Department has taken to help reduce barriers to global trade for British businesses.
What steps she is taking to help increase exports from the devolved nations to the EU.
What steps she is taking with Cabinet colleagues to support small and medium-sized enterprises trading with the EU.
What progress her Department has made on securing UK membership of the comprehensive and progressive agreement for trans-Pacific partnership.
What assessment she has made with Cabinet colleagues of the impact of the Australia and New Zealand free trade agreements on employment in the UK food sector.
What steps she is taking to help increase the (a) volume and (b) reach of UK exports.
What assessment her Department has made of the adequacy of scrutiny mechanisms for future UK free trade agreements.
If she will make a statement on her departmental responsibilities.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy to provide a response to the High Court ruling that the net zero strategy is unlawful.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities if he will make a statement on the future of the proposed holocaust memorial and learning centre in...
Will the Leader of the House give us the forthcoming business?
On a point of order, Madam Deputy Speaker, may I seek your advice? In the run-up to my debate on English language schools in Westminster Hall this week, my office was contacted numerous times by...
Select Committee statement
We will now move on to the two remaining debates of the day. Before we start, let me stress that the Sir David Amess summer Adjournment debate, in particular, is extremely well subscribed, so we...
As I will not be in the Chair at the end of this debate, which is a great shame, I wish a very good recess to everybody here and to all the staff—from the cleaners to the Clerks and all...
Ordered, That this House agrees that the UK Youth Parliament shall be allowed to meet once a year in the Chamber of this House for the remainder of this Parliament.—(Mr Bone.)
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(David Morris.)
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