Future Business for Tuesday 6 May 2014

2. WALES BILL: COMMITTEE (DAY 2)

Notes:

A. CALENDAR OF BUSINESS

Business in either Chamber may be changed, and further business added, up to the rising of the House on the day before it is to be taken, and is therefore provisional.

Government items of business in this section have nominally been set down for today, but are expected to be taken on the dates stated.

B. REMAINING ORDERS AND NOTICES

Business in this section has not yet been scheduled for a specific date. It has been nominally set down for today but is not expected to be taken today.

 A. CALENDAR OF BUSINESS

Business in either Chamber may be changed, and further business added, up to the rising of the House on the day before it is to be taken, and is therefore provisional.

 WEDNESDAY 7 MAY

CHAMBER

OP button11.30amQuestions to the Secretary of State for Scotland

OP button12 noonQuestions to the Prime Minister

Afterwards

OP buttonSmoke Alarms (Private Rented Sector): Ten Minute Rule Motion

Mr Nick Raynsford

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to require the Secretary of State to make provision for the mandatory installation of smoke alarms in privately rented accommodation; and for connected purposes.

OP buttonWater Bill

WATER BILL: (PROGRAMME) (NO. 2)

Secretary Owen Paterson

That the following provisions shall apply to the Water Bill for the purpose of supplementing the Order of 25 November 2013 (Water Bill (Programme)):

Consideration of Lords Amendments

1. Proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion three hours after their commencement at today’s sitting.

2. The proceedings shall be taken in the following order: Lords Amendments Nos. 15 to 30, 32, 33, 43 to 64, 101 to 103 and 107 to 147; Lords Amendments Nos. 1 to 14, 31, 34 to 42, 65, 66 and 104; remaining Lords Amendments.

Subsequent stages

3. Any further Message from the Lords may be considered forthwith without any Question being put.

4. The proceedings on any further Message from the Lords shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour after their commencement.

WATER BILL: CONSIDERATION OF LORDS AMENDMENTS

Notes:

Lords Amendment 142 engages financial privilege.

OP buttonConsideration of Lords Amendments

OP buttonAdjournment debate

Importance of self-build and custom build: Mr Richard Bacon

DEFERRED DIVISIONS

OP buttonLicences and Licensing

Secretary Theresa May

That the draft Licensing Act 2003 (Mandatory Conditions) Order 2014, which was laid before this House on 9 April, be approved.

OP buttonConstitutional Law

Secretary Alistair Carmichael

That the draft Scotland Act 1998 (Modification of Schedule 5) Order 2014, which was laid before this House on 17 March, be approved.

Notes:

The divisions on these Questions were deferred from Wednesday 30 April 2014 (Standing Order No. 41A). Deferred divisions will take place in the ‘No’ Lobby between 11.30am and 2.00pm.

WESTMINSTER HALL

OP button9.30amS4C and Welsh identity: Glyn Davies

OP button11.00amFinancial Services Authority and Connaught Income Fund: Alun Cairns

Notes:

The sitting will be suspended from 11.30am to 2.30pm.

OP button2.30pmDiscrimination in electoral conduct: Natascha Engel

OP button4.00pmImproving the Employment and Support Allowance application process for people with mental health problems: Dr Eilidh Whiteford

OP button4.30pmUK policy on protection of migratory birds in Malta: Sir John Randall

Notes:

The first part of the sitting will last for two hours. The second part of the sitting will last for two and a half hours.

The second part of the sitting will be suspended and time added if divisions take place in the main Chamber (Standing Order No. 10(1)).

Subject proposed to be raised on a motion for the Adjournment, moved by a Minister.

 THURSDAY 8 MAY

CHAMBER

OP button9.30amQuestions to the Secretary of State for Transport

OP button10.05am Topical Questions to the Secretary of State for Transport

OP button10.15amQuestions to the Leader of the House and the hon. Member for Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross representing the House of Commons Commission

OP button10.30am Business Question to the Leader of the House

Afterwards

OP buttonMotions to debate House of Commons business, including on petitions, programming, parliamentary privilege and amendments to Standing Orders

PETITIONS

Mr Andrew Lansley

Mr Charles Walker

That this House supports the establishment, at the start of the next Parliament, of a collaborative e-petitions system, which enables members of the public to petition the House of Commons and press for action from Government; and calls on the Procedure Committee to work with the Government and other interested parties on the development of detailed proposals.

PARLIAMENTARY PRIVILEGE

Mr Andrew Lansley

That, in light of the recommendations contained in paragraphs 226 and 227 of the report of the Joint Committee on Parliamentary Privilege (HC 100), this House resolves that legislation creating individual rights which could impinge on the activities of the House should in future contain express provision to this effect.

PROGRAMMING

Mr Charles Walker

Mr Andrew Lansley

That this House approves the recommendation of the Procedure Committee in its Sixth Report of 2013-14, Programming: proposal for a trial of new arrangements for the tabling of amendments to bills at report stage, that a trial should take place for the course of the 2014-15 Session of a three day deadline for the tabling of amendments and new clauses/schedules at report stage of all programmed bills.

CALLING OF AMENDMENTS AT THE END OF DEBATE (AMENDMENTS TO STANDING ORDERS)

Mr Andrew Lansley

Mr Charles Walker

Tom Brake

That Standing Order No. 33 (Calling of amendments at the end of debate) shall be repealed and the following Standing Order made:

‘Amendments to address in answer to the Queen’s Speech

(1) In respect of a motion for an address in answer to Her Majesty’s Speech, the Speaker may select up to four amendments of which notice has been given.

(2) No amendment may be selected before the penultimate day of the debate on such a motion.

(3) If, on the last day on which such a motion is debated in the House, an amendment to it proposed by the Leader of the Opposition shall have been disposed of at or after the expiration of the time for opposed business, any further amendments selected by the Speaker may thereupon be moved, and the question thereon shall be put forthwith.’.

Notes:

An Explanatory Memorandum is available from the Vote Office.

OP buttonBackbench Business

20TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE RWANDAN GENOCIDE

Mr Brooks Newmark

That this House commemorates the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide, when over the course of a 100-day period in 1994 at least 800,000 Rwandans were murdered; and calls on the Government to reinforce its commitment to the Responsibility to Protect Doctrine and to working within the UN to promote international justice and to avoid mass atrocities which are still committed across the globe today.

Notes:

The subject for this debate was determined by the Backbench Business Committee.

OP buttonAdjournment debate

Proposed ban on mango imports to the EU: Keith Vaz

WESTMINSTER HALL

OP button1.30pmThe impact of the Bedroom Tax in Scotland: Interim Report, Fourth Report from the Scottish Affairs Committee, HC 288, and the Government response, HC 937

Relevant documents:

Ninth Report from the Scottish Affairs Committee, The impact of the Bedroom Tax in Scotland: Plan B-charges, arrears and refunds, incorporating the Government response to the Committee’s Fourth Report, HC 937

  Sustainability in the UK overseas territories, Tenth Report from the Environmental Audit Committee, HC 332, and the Government response, HC 1167

Notes:

The subjects for both debates were chosen by the Liaison Committee.

The sitting will last for three hours. The sitting will be suspended and time added if divisions take place in the main Chamber (Standing Order No. 10(1)).

Subjects proposed to be raised on a Motion for the Adjournment, moved by a Minister.

 FRIDAY 9 MAY

The House is not sitting on Friday 9 May. The business listed below will not be proceeded with unless the House agrees to sit on that date.

CHAMBER

OP buttonInternational Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Thomas Docherty

OP buttonArmed Forces (Prevention of Discrimination) Bill: Adjourned Debate on Second Reading [24 January]

Member in Charge: Thomas Docherty

 MONDAY 12 MAY

CHAMBER

OP button2.30pmQuestions to the Secretary of State for Defence

OP button3.15pm Topical Questions to the Secretary of State for Defence

Afterwards

OP buttonConsideration of Lords Amendments

OP buttonCriminal Justice and Courts Bill

CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND COURTS BILL: REPORT STAGE (DAY 1)

Notes:

See Amendment paper, pages 1847, 1939-40 and 1941-44 (also available on the documents webpage for the Bill).

OP buttonAdjournment debate

Flooding and the river Ash in Staines-upon-Thames: Kwasi Kwarteng

 TUESDAY 13 MAY

CHAMBER

OP buttonProhibition of Unpaid Internships: Ten Minute Rule Motion

Alec Shelbrooke

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to prohibit unpaid internships; and for connected purposes.

 WEDNESDAY 14 MAY

CHAMBER

OP buttonStatutory Instruments Act 1946 (Amendment): Ten Minute Rule Motion

Keith Vaz

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to amend the Statutory Instruments Act 1946.

Notes:

This is normally used as a holding title.

 

 B. REMAINING ORDERS AND NOTICES

Business in this section has not yet been scheduled for a specific date. It has therefore been set down formally to be taken in the Chamber today but is not expected to be taken today.

1. CONSUMER RIGHTS BILL: REPORT STAGE

As amended in the Public Bill Committee, to be considered.

Notes:

See amendment papers, pages 1829-30, 1833, 1835-36, 1837-39, 1861 and 1921-22 (also available on the documents webpage for the Bill).

2. DEREGULATION BILL: REPORT STAGE

As amended in the Public Bill Committee, to be considered.

Notes:

See amendment paper, pages 1841, 1849 and 1899 (also available on the documents webpage for the Bill).

Queen’s and Prince of Wales’s Consent to be signified on Third Reading.

3. COPYRIGHT

Secretary Vince Cable

That the draft Copyright and Rights in Performances (Disability) Regulations 2014, which were laid before this House on 27 March, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

4. COPYRIGHT

Secretary Vince Cable

That the draft Copyright and Rights in Performances (Quotation and Parody) Regulations 2014, which were laid before this House on 27 March, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

5. COPYRIGHT

Secretary Vince Cable

That the draft Copyright (Public Administration) Regulations 2014, which were laid before this House on 27 March, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

6. COPYRIGHT

Secretary Vince Cable

That the draft Copyright and Rights in Performances (Personal Copies for Private Use) Regulations 2014, which were laid before this House on 27 March, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

7. COPYRIGHT

Secretary Vince Cable

That the draft Copyright and Rights in Performances (Research, Education, Libraries and Archives) Regulations 2014, which were laid before this House on 27 March, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

8. LEGAL AID AND ADVICE

Secretary Chris Grayling

That the draft Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (Amendment of Schedule 1) Order 2014, which was laid before this House on 31 March, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

9. AGGREGATES LEVY

Mr David Gauke

That the draft Revenue and Customs (Amendment of Appeal Provisions for Out of Time Reviews) Order 2014, which was laid before this House on 31 March, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

10. ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS

Secretary Maria Miller

That the draft Communications Act 2003 (Disclosure of Information) Order 2014, which was laid before this House on 31 March, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

11. EUROPEAN UNION

Secretary Vince Cable

That the draft European Union (Definition of Treaties) (Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment and Protocol thereto on matters specific to Aircraft Equipment) Order 2014, which was laid before this House on 31 March, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

12. LICENCES AND LICENSING

Secretary Theresa May

That the draft Licensing Act 2003 (FIFA World Cup Licensing Hours) Order 2014, which was laid before this House on 1 April, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

13. LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Secretary Eric Pickles

That the draft Openness of Local Government Bodies Regulations 2014, which were laid before this House on 3 April, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

14. ENERGY

Secretary Edward Davey

That the draft Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme (Amendment) Regulations 2014, which were laid before this House on 9 April, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

15. FAMILY PROCEEDINGS

Secretary Chris Grayling

That the draft Crime and Courts Act 2013 (County Court and Family Court: Consequential Provision) Order 2014, which was laid before this House on 9 April, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.