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Upcoming Business – Commons: Main Chamber (24 Mar 2023)

Independent Adviser on Ministers’ Interests (Appointment by Parliament) Bill: Second Reading – Christine Jardine. Private Members' Bills

Upcoming Business – Commons: Main Chamber (24 Mar 2023)

Independent Anti-slavery Commissioner (Appointment by Parliament) Bill: Second Reading – Alistair Carmichael. Private Members' Bills

Upcoming Business – Commons: Select Committee (23 Feb 2023)

Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee: The Independent Adviser on Ministers’ Interests. Oral evidence; 9:30 am – 12:30 pm; Physical Meeting

Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber (2 Feb 2023)

Plans to commission an independent review of the scale, capabilities, ethics and impact on rights, of CCTV in the UK – Lord Strathcarron. Oral questions

Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber (1 Feb 2023)

Introducing new criminal sanctions in England and Wales for those tailgating to gain illegal entry at football matches and other measures to take to 'The Baroness Casey Review: An independent Review of events surrounding the UEFA Euro 2020 Final ‘Euro Sunday’ at Wembley' – Lord Bassam of Brighton. Oral questions; 3:00 pm

Upcoming Business – Commons: Westminster Hall (31 Jan 2023)

Essex Mental Health Independent Inquiry – Vicky Ford. Westminster Hall debate; 11:00 am – 11:30 am

Upcoming Business – Commons: Select Committee (31 Jan 2023)

Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority. Private Meeting; 10:10 am – 10:30 am; Mr Speaker's study

PIP Breast Implants (30 Jan 2023)

Maria Caulfield: ...their doctors agree. Many women have done that, either to avoid the risk of rupture or to prevent it from happening if they fear that it might. The hon. Lady asked for an inquiry. As she mentioned, independent reviews have been conducted, expertly led by Lord Howe in 2012 and by Sir Bruce Keogh in 2012 and 2013. The Department has led a programme of work to ensure that the recommendations...

Strikes (Minimum Service Levels) Bill: Schedule - Minimum Service Levels for Certain Strikes (30 Jan 2023)

Alan Brown: .... I do not know why Labour sat on its hands about that. The Bill is an assault on devolution, an assault on workers and an assault on trade unions. That is why we oppose it and why we need independence to get away from this institution.

Strikes (Minimum Service Levels) Bill: Clause 1 - Minimum service levels for certain strikes (30 Jan 2023)

Bell Ribeiro-Addy: call a general election so that we can give them one and they can have a good read of it. The Government claim that there is no money left, or that their miserly pay offers are the work of an independent pay review body. That has already been widely exposed as incorrect. The review bodies’ entire terms are set by the Government. Ministers have found hundreds of millions in funds to...

Environmental Targets (Fine Particulate Matter) (England) Regulations 2022 - Motion to Approve: Amendment to the Motion (30 Jan 2023)

Lord Benyon: ...nonsense. The suite of targets that we consulted on was the result of significant scientific evidence, collected and developed over preceding years, and included input from evidence partners and independent experts, supported by over 800 pages of published evidence. We have full confidence in the final suite of targets, which represents a robust analysis of that. The noble Baroness, Lady...

Building Safety (30 Jan 2023)

Michael Gove: ..., following on from the conclusion of the Grenfell inquiry. I know that people have had to wait a long time for justice. I do sympathise with them, but, obviously, I cannot interfere with the independent operation of the justice system.

Urgent and Emergency Care Recovery Plan (30 Jan 2023)

Steve Barclay: ...workforce more generally, the Prime Minister and Chancellor have committed themselves to bringing forward the workforce plan, which will set out the longer-term ambition on workforce and will be independently verified. In addition, we are recruiting more staff, as I updated the House, whether that is the 3% more doctors this year than last year, the 3% increase in nurses, or the 40% more...

Defence: Military Procurement Standards (30 Jan 2023)

Mark Francois: The Ajax programme has been so controversial that the Secretary of State personally commissioned an independent review by Clive Sheldon KC into the flow of information surrounding it. Has he yet received that report? When does he intend to publish it? Can he promise the House that he will do so in full and unredacted?

Defence: Veterans UK and Veterans Welfare Service (30 Jan 2023)

Rachel Hopkins: The initial headline findings of the independent review of the armed forces compensation scheme state that “the process is overly burdensome and even distressing for the claimant due to unreasonable timeframes and a lack of transparency.” That is but one of a number of concerns raised about the compensation scheme, all of which veterans across the country have been telling us about for a...

Defence: Topical Questions (30 Jan 2023)

Dan Carden: The call for evidence for the LGBT veterans independent review revealed that the police records of veterans convicted during the ban on homosexuality were destroyed. In answer to parliamentary questions, the Department says that that was “in line with data protection”. However, in letters to veterans, it says: “This decision was taken by the Defence Police Chiefs council, who directed...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Railways: Fares (30 Jan 2023)

Wera Hobhouse: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether his Department plans to launch an independent review of (a) Transport for London's zoning of Watford Junction railway station, Watford High Street railway station, Bushey railway station and Watford Underground station and (b) of Transport for London’s zoning policy.

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Avanti West Coast: Standards (30 Jan 2023)

Navendu Mishra: ...the Secretary of State for Transport, pursuant to the Answer of 17 January 2023 to Question 122286 on Train Operating Companies: Standards, what estimate he has made of how long it will take the independent evaluator to perform the contract scorecard evaluation for Avanti West Coast.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Energy: Meters (30 Jan 2023)

Graham Stuart: I met with Ofgem and energy suppliers on 25th January to discuss matters related to energy customers on prepayment meters. As the independent regulator, Ofgem is responsible for ensuring licensed energy suppliers are complying with their licence conditions. Ofgem publishes details of its compliance and enforcement action on its website at:...

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