House of Commons

Session 2010-11
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Order of Business Monday 11 October 2010

+ indicates Government business.
Timings are indicative only.

House of Commons
Order of Business

At 2.30 pm
  indicates a question for oral answer.
[R] indicates that the Member has declared a relevant interest.
Questions for oral answer not reached receive a written answer
Supplementary questions will also be asked. Other Ministers may also answer.
Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Education
Jo Swinson (East Dunbartonshire):  What recent representations he has received on the bullying in schools of children with allergies.
Tony Baldry (Banbury):  If he will discuss with Ofsted its arrangements for measuring value added by schools.
Paul Maynard (Blackpool North and Cleveleys):  What steps he plans to take to improve the standard of vocational education for 14 to 19 year old pupils.
Robert Flello (Stoke-on-Trent South):  What his policy is on the provision of support for children with special educational needs.
Greg Mulholland (Leeds North West):  What recent representations he has received on educational provision for children with special needs in Leeds North West constituency.
Bridget Phillipson (Houghton and Sunderland South):  What assessment he has made of the effects on children from the most deprived backgrounds of the changes to the Building Schools for the Future programme.
Neil Carmichael (Stroud):  What plans he has to increase the level of provision of vocational education in schools.
Mr James Gray (North Wiltshire):  What percentage of schools have (a) applied for and (b) been granted Academy status.
Liz Kendall (Leicester West):  What plans he has for the future of the primary school curriculum; and if he will make a statement.
Bill Esterson (Sefton Central):  How many proposed play areas planned to be built under the Playbuilders scheme after July 2010 will not proceed.
Miss Anne McIntosh (Thirsk and Malton):  What steps he plans to take to improve the educational achievement of children from the most deprived areas; and if he will make a statement.
Mr Philip Hollobone (Kettering):  If he will reduce the volume of guidance and advice his Department issues to head teachers.
Margot James (Stourbridge):  What recent assessment he has made of the effectiveness of school achievement and attainment league tables in providing information on academic standards in schools; and if he will make a statement.
Nic Dakin (Scunthorpe):  What estimate his Department has made of the number of children who will be eligible for free school meals in September 2010; and if he will make a statement.
Simon Kirby (Brighton, Kemptown):  What progress has been made on his Department's plans to help families with multiple problems.
David T. C. Davies (Monmouth):  What his latest assessment is of levels of educational under-achievement among white working-class boys.
Mr Gordon Marsden (Blackpool South):  What recent assessment he has made of the merits of year 3 play pathfinder projects in Blackpool.
Chris Heaton-Harris (Daventry):  What recent representations he has received on educational provision for children with special educational needs in Daventry constituency.
Lisa Nandy (Wigan):  What arrangements his Department has made with the New Schools Network to provide a framework for the provision of services by the Network on his Department's behalf.
Andrew Stephenson (Pendle):  What recent progress his Department has made in implementing its Academies programme.
Stella Creasy (Walthamstow):  If he will bring forward proposals for long-term funding of youth facilities; and if he will make a statement.
Chris Evans (Islwyn):  What plans he has to support local authorities in making improvements in the provision of services for children in care.
John Howell (Henley):  What recent progress his Department has made on its proposed Green Paper on children and young people with special educational needs.
At 3.15 pm
Topical Questions to the Secretary of State for Education
The Members listed below have been selected by ballot to ask a Topical Question.
Andrew Bridgen (North West Leicestershire):  If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
Stephen Mosley (City of Chester):
Stuart Andrew (Pudsey):
John Mann (Bassetlaw):
Mr John Baron (Basildon and Billericay):
Mr Douglas Carswell (Clacton):
Mrs Helen Grant (Maidstone and The Weald):
Mary Macleod (Brentford and Isleworth):
Andrea Leadsom (South Northamptonshire):
Stephen Phillips (Sleaford and North Hykeham):

At 3.30 pm
  Urgent Questions (if any)
  Ministerial Statements (if any)

Main Business
  indicates Government Business
FINANCE (No. 2) BILL: Second Reading.
[Until any hour]
Debate may continue until any hour.
[No debate after 10.00 pm]
Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer
   That the Finance (No. 2) Bill Committee shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on which it meets.
If opposed, this item cannot be taken after 10.00 pm.
[No debate]
Mr Secretary Moore
   That the draft Scottish Parliament (Constituencies and Regions) Order 2010, which was laid before this House on 1 July, be approved.
To be decided without debate (Standing Order No. 118(6)).
At the end of the sitting:
   Proposed subject: Postal services in Scotland (Gregg McClymont).
   Debate may continue until 10.30 pm or for half an hour, whichever is later (Standing Order No. 9).

Communities and Local Government
4.20 pm
Room 15 (private)
5.00 pm
Room 16 (private)
Backbench Business
5.00 pm
Room 8 (private)
[The decision of a Committee to sit in public may be rescinded without notice.]

Monday 11 October
Time of publication
Political and Constitutional Reform
10.00 am
HC 437
   Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill (Third Report).
Written Ministerial Statements to be made today
Minister for the Cabinet Office: Sir Philip Green’s review of Government efficiency.
Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government: Work of the Department during the Conference Adjournment 2010.
Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: European Union Bill–sovereignty.
Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Government strategy on global abolition of the death penalty.
Secretary of State for Health: Revised implementation plan for the National Dementia Strategy.
Secretary of State for the Home Department: Equality and Human Rights Commission report on its first Triennial Review.
Secretary of State for Justice: Family Courts: Part 2 of the Children, Schools and Families Act 2010.
Prime Minister: European Council, 16 September 2010.