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Weekly Information Bulletin: 7th May 2011

Forthcoming Business of the House of Commons

9 – 13 May 2011

Monday 9 May

The House will sit at 2.30pm

Oral Questions – Home Office, including Topical Questions

Debate – Opposition Day (unallotted day) [Half Day] – Future of the NHS

Motion – To approve an instruction relating to the Welfare Reform Bill

Motion – To approve a European Document relating to Trafficking

Adjournment – Country of origin marking – Gavin Williamson [R]

Tuesday 10 May

The House will sit in Westminster Hall between 9.30am-2.00pm

Westminster Hall Private Members’ Debates:

09.30-11.00 – Wind farms in mid-Wales – Glyn Davies

11.00-12.30 – Government policy on ultra low carbon emission vehicles – Andrew Selous

12.30 -13.00 – Relations between the UK and Sierra Leone – Simon Hughes

13.00-13.30 – Eligibility for employment and support allowance – Angela Eagle

13.30-14.00 – Appointment process for the UK Permanent Representative to the European Union – Mr Douglas Carswell

The House will sit at 2.30pm

Oral Questions – HM Treasury, including Topical Questions

Ten Minute Rule Motion – Lip-Reading – Ian Lavery

Legislation – Energy Bill [HL] – Second reading

Adjournment – Effects of VAT on hospices – Bob Russell

Wednesday 11 May

The House will sit in Westminster Hall between 9.30-5.00pm

Westminster Hall Private Members’ Debates:

09.30-11.00 – Government proposals to raise the state pension age for women – Teresa Pearce

11.00-11.30 – Government policy on car insurance premiums – Mr Roger Godsiff

14.30 -16.00 – Legal aid – Dr Julian Huppert

16.00-16.30 – M4 link to the Avon Ringroad – Chris Skidmore

16.30-17.00 – Women offender one-stop shops – Mrs Madeleine Moon

The House will sit at 11.30am

Oral Questions – Wales, Prime Minister

Ten Minute Rule Motion – Planning (Grade 1 Agricultural Land Protection) – Laura Sandys

Legislation – Education Bill – Remaining stages

Motion – To approve a European Document relating to the draft Directive on Common Consolidated Corporate Tax Base

Motion – To approve the Charter for Budget Responsibility

Adjournment – Back to Work Agenda – Chris Ruane

Thursday 12 May

The House will sit in Westminster Hall between 2.30pm and 5.30pm

Westminster Hall: Education performance

The House will sit at 10.30am

Oral Questions Environment, Food and Rural Affairs including topical questions, Church Commissioners etc.

Business Statement – Leader of the House

Backbench Business Committee – (i) Motion relating to Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (No. 2)

(ii) Motion relating fish discards and 2012 Common Fisheries Policy reform

Adjournment – Support for business in Lancaster and Fleetwood – Eric Ollerenshaw

Friday 13 May

Private Members’ Bills -

Regulatory Authorities (Level of Charges) Bill - Second reading - Mr Christopher Chope

Criminal Records (Public Access) Bill - Second reading - Mr Christopher Chope

St George's Day and St David's Day Bill - Second reading - Nadhim Zahawi

Consumer Protection (Private Car Parks) Bill - Second reading - Henry Smith

Succession to the Crown Bill - Second reading - Keith Vaz

Employment Retention Bill - Second reading - John Robertson

Sale of Tickets (Sporting and Cultural Events) Bill - Second reading (Day 2) - Mrs Sharon Hodgson

Re-Export Controls Bill [HL] - Second reading - Tony Baldry

Criminal Justice (Amendment) Bill - Second reading - Mr Elfyn Llwyd

Local Government Ombudsman (Amendment) Bill - Second reading (Day 2) - Mr Christopher Chope

Medical Insurance (Pensioner Tax Relief) Bill - Second reading - Sir Paul Beresford

Parliamentary Standards (Amendment) Bill - Second reading - Adam Afriyie

Building Regulations (Review) Bill [HL] – Second reading – Alun Michael

Adjournment – Credit rating agencies – Mr Chuka Umunna

Provisional Forthcoming Business of the House of Commons

16 – 20 May

Monday 16 May

The House will sit at 2.30pm

Oral Questions – Defence, including Topical Questions

Debate Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan and Pakistan

Adjournment – Effects on farming of a potential drought – Dr Thérèse Coffey

Tuesday 17 May

The House will sit in Westminster Hall between 9.30am-2.00pm

Westminster Hall Private Members’ Debates: **

The House will sit at 2.30pm

Oral Questions – Justice, including Topical Questions

Ten Minute Rule Motion – Dangerous Driving (Maximum Sentence) – Karl Turner

Motion – To approve a Ways and Means Resolution relating to the Localism Bill

Legislation – Localism Bill – remaining stages (Day 1)

Adjournment – *

Wednesday 18 May

The House will sit in Westminster Hall between 9.30-5.00pm

Westminster Hall Private Members’ Debates: **

The House will sit at 11.30am

Oral Questions – Northern Ireland, Prime Minister

Ten Minute Rule Motion – Subject to be announced – Sir Robert Smith

Legislation – Localism Bill – remaining stages (day 2)

Adjournment – *

Thursday 19 May

The House will sit in Westminster Hall between 2.30pm and 5.30pm

Westminster Hall: Severn Crossings Toll; Constitutional Implications for Wales for the Government’s proposals for Constitutional Reform

The House will sit at 10.30am

Oral QuestionsEnergy and Climate Change, including Topical Questions

Business Statement – Leader of the House

Backbench Business – Subject to be announced

Adjournment – *

Friday 20 May

The House will not be sitting

*Details known previous Thursday after 1.00pm

** There are no Westminster Hall Debates currently scheduled