Tuesday, 14 March 2023
The Secretary of State was asked—
What recent assessment he has made of the implications for his policies of the security and human rights situation in Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories.
What progress his Department has made in helping to ensure that girls around the world have access to 12 years of quality education.
What recent discussions he has had with international partners on the hunger crisis in east Africa.
Whether he is taking steps to seize and repurpose sanctioned Russian assets to assist the reconstruction of Ukraine.
What steps his Department is taking to support those affected by the earthquakes in Türkiye and Syria.
What recent assessment he has made of the implications for his policies of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps’ role in Iran’s internal repression and activity in the region.
What assessment he has made of the implications for his policies of Argentina’s decision to withdraw from the 2016 joint communiqué on the Falklands.
What recent assessment he has made of the implications for his policies of the human rights situation in Tunisia.
What steps he is taking to implement the recommendations of the Bishop of Truro’s review.
What diplomatic steps he is taking to encourage adoption of beneficial ownership transparency measures by (a) G20 nations and (b) offshore tax havens and secrecy jurisdictions.
What steps his Department is taking to support those affected by the recent fire in the Rohingya refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh.
What plans he has for engagement with the Government of Nigeria and other interested parties following the recent elections in that country.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Transport if he will make a statement on the revised timetable and budget for completion of HS2.
Urgent Question To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport if she will make a statement on the Government’s role in upholding the impartiality of the BBC.
With your permission, Madam Deputy Speaker, I would like to update the House on the progress the Government have made in securing commitments from developers to remediate properties with building...
With permission, Madam Deputy Speaker, I wish to make a statement about the AUKUS defence partnership. Yesterday, the Prime Minister, standing alongside the President of the United States and the...
On a point of order, Mr Deputy Speaker. On Wednesday of last week, I initiated a debate in Westminster Hall on the subject of genomics and national security. In the course of that debate, the...
Motion for leave to bring in a Bill ( Standing Order No. 23)
[Relevant documents: Oral evidence taken before the Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Committee on 29 June 2022 and 16 January 2023, on Ukraine Refugee Schemes, HC 464; Oral evidence taken...
I beg to move, That this House calls on the Government to lay before Parliament proposals for the seizure of Russian state assets with the purpose of using such assets to provide support for...
I rise to present a petition on behalf of residents of my constituency, covering Harborne, Quinton, Edgbaston and Bartley Green, to urge that greater action be taken to address the cost of living...
I rise to present a petition alongside a corresponding online petition, signed by more than 38,000 people, demanding action on wealth taxes. It is totally wrong that the wealthy get away with...
I rise to present a petition calling for cost of living support for leukaemia patients. I thank Leukaemia Care for highlighting how the significant financial challenges that leukaemia patients...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Scott Mann.)
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