Future Business for Wednesday 19 April 2017

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.

 THURSDAY 20 APRIL

CHAMBER

QUESTIONS

OP button9.30amQuestions to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

OP button10.00amTopical Questions to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

OP button10.10amQuestions to the Church Commissioners, the Public Accounts Commission and the Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission

OP button10.30amBusiness Question to the Leader of the House

Afterwards

OP buttonSelect Committee Statement on the publication of the Twelfth Report of the Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee, Lessons learned from the EU Referendum, HC 496: Mr Bernard Jenkin

OP buttonSelect Committee Statement on the publication of the Twelfth Report of the Justice Committee, Prison reform: governor empowerment and prison performance, HC 1123: Robert Neill

BACKBENCH BUSINESS

OP buttonState pensions payable to recipients outside of the UK

Sir Roger Gale

Ian Blackford

That this House notes the detrimental effect that the Social Security Benefits Up-rating Regulations 2017 will have on the lives of many expatriate UK citizens living overseas with frozen pensions; and insists that the Government take the necessary steps to withdraw those Regulations.

OP buttonResearch and development on tackling infectious diseases

Mr Virendra Sharma [R]

Jeremy Lefroy [R]

Stephen Doughty [R]

That this House has considered research and development on tackling infectious diseases.

Notes:

The subjects for these debates were determined by the Backbench Business Committee.

ADJOURNMENT DEBATE

OP buttonProposed closure of Coty manufacturing plant in Seaton Delaval: Mr Ronnie Campbell

WESTMINSTER HALL

OP button1.30pmThat this House has considered the Third Report of the Transport Committee, Volkswagen emissions scandal and vehicle type approval, HC 69, and the Government response, HC 699: Mrs Louise Ellman

Notes:

The subject for this debate was determined by the Liaison Committee.

OP button3.00pmThat this House has considered the European Arrest Warrant: David T. C. Davies

Notes:

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

 

The sitting will be suspended and time added if divisions take place in the main Chamber (Standing Order No. 10(3)).

 MONDAY 24 APRIL

CHAMBER

QUESTIONS

OP button2.30pmQuestions to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government

OP button3.15pmTopical Questions to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government

Afterwards

FINANCE (NO.2) BILL: COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE (DAY 1)

ADJOURNMENT DEBATE

OP buttonPrimates as pets: Richard Drax

WESTMINSTER HALL

OP button4.30pmThat this House has considered e-petition 172405 relating to GCSE English Literature exams: Helen Jones

Notes:

The subject for this debate was determined by the Petitions Committee.

The sitting will last for up to three hours. The sitting will be suspended and time added if divisions take place in the main Chamber (Standing Order No. 10(3)).

 TUESDAY 25 APRIL

CHAMBER

PRIVATE BUSINESS

OP buttonNew Southgate Cemetery Bill [Lords]: Third Reading

Mr Christopher Chope

On Third Reading of the New Southgate Cemetery Bill [Lords], to move, That the Bill be read the third time upon this day six months.

Notes:

No debate, and may not be proceeded with as it is opposed.

QUESTIONS

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

OP button12.15pmTopical Questions to the Secretary of State for Justice

Afterwards

UNAUTHORISED OVERDRAFTS (COST OF CREDIT): TEN MINUTE RULE MOTION

Rachel Reeves

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to require the Financial Conduct Authority to make rules restricting the cost of credit for unauthorised overdrafts on bank accounts in certain circumstances; and for connected purposes.

Notes:

The Member moving and a Member opposing this Motion may each speak for up to 10 minutes.

 WEDNESDAY 26 APRIL

CHAMBER

QUESTIONS

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

OP button12 noonQuestions to the Prime Minister

Afterwards

CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY (PROTECTION OF CASH RETENTIONS): TEN MINUTE RULE MOTION

Alan Brown

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to make provision to safeguard, and for the release of, cash retentions in the construction industry; and for connected purposes.

Notes:

The Member moving and a Member opposing this Motion may each speak for up to 10 minutes.

 THURSDAY 27 APRIL

CHAMBER

QUESTIONS

OP button9.30amQuestions to the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union

OP button10.15amTopical Questions to the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union

 TUESDAY 2 MAY

CHAMBER

The House will sit at 2.30pm (Standing Order No. 9(1)).

TEN MINUTE RULE MOTION

Danny Kinahan

That leave be given to bring in a Bill under S.O. No. 23 [details to be provided].

Notes:

The Member moving and a Member opposing this Motion may each speak for up to 10 minutes.

WESTMINSTER HALL

Westminster Hall will sit from 11.30am to 1.30pm, and then again from 4.30pm for up to 3 hours (Order of 27 March).

 WEDNESDAY 3 MAY

CHAMBER

DIABETES (EDUCATION OF PATIENTS): TEN MINUTE RULE MOTION

Keith Vaz

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to require all persons diagnosed with diabetes to attend courses on condition management and other matters; and for connected purposes.

Notes:

The Member moving and a Member opposing this Motion may each speak for up to 10 minutes.

 MONDAY 8 MAY

WESTMINSTER HALL

OP button4.30pmThat this House has considered e-petition 170931 relating to the TV Licence fee: David Mackintosh

Notes:

The subject for this debate was determined by the Petitions Committee.

The sitting will last for up to three hours. The sitting will be suspended and time added if divisions take place in the main Chamber (Standing Order No. 10(3)).

 TUESDAY 9 MAY

CHAMBER

SUICIDE (CORONERS’ CONCLUSIONS): TEN MINUTE RULE MOTION

Dr Sarah Wollaston

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to make provision to amend the required standard of proof for conclusions of death by suicide; to make provision in respect of the recording of death by suicide and for the collection of data on suicides; and for connected purposes.

Notes:

The Member moving and a Member opposing this Motion may each speak for up to 10 minutes.

 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.LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE BILL: REMAINING STAGES

As amended in Public Bill Committee, to be considered.

Notes:

Before Second Reading the Speaker certified that Clauses 1 to 7, 9, 12, 13, 15 to 29 and 31 to 38, 40 and 41 of, and Schedule 1, 2, 4 and 5 to, the Local Government Finance Bill relate exclusively to England and are within devolved legislative competence.

2.SENIOR COURTS

Secretary Elizabeth Truss

That the draft Non-Contentious Probate Fees Order 2017, which was laid before this House on 24 February, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has certified that the Instrument relates exclusively to England and Wales and is within devolved legislative competence (Standing Order No. 83P).

3.INTERNATIONAL IMMUNITIES AND PRIVILEGES

Secretary Boris Johnson

That the draft European Organization for Astronomical Research in the Southern Hemisphere (Immunities and Privileges) (Amendment) Order 2017, which was laid before this House on 28 February, be approved.

4.REPRESENTATION OF THE PEOPLE, SCOTLAND

Secretary David Mundell

That the draft Representation of the People (Scotland) (Amendment) Regulations 2017, which were laid before this House on 8 March, be approved.

5.REPRESENTATION OF THE PEOPLE, SCOTLAND

Secretary David Mundell

That the draft Electoral Registration Pilot Scheme (Scotland) Order 2017, which was laid before this House on 8 March, be approved.

6.REPRESENTATION OF THE PEOPLE

Chris Skidmore

That the draft Electoral Registration Pilot Scheme (England and Wales) Order 2017, which was laid before this House on 8 March, be approved.

7.REPRESENTATION OF THE PEOPLE

Chris Skidmore

That the draft Electoral Registration Pilot Scheme (England) (Amendment) Order 2017, which was laid before this House on 8 March, be approved.

8.EMPLOYMENT

Ben Gummer

That the draft Trade Union (Deduction of Union Subscriptions from Wages in the Public Sector) Regulations 2017, which were laid before this House on 9 March, be approved.

9.CRIMINAL LAW

Secretary Chris Grayling

That the draft Specified Agreement on Driving Disqualifications Regulations 2017, which were laid before this House on 9 March, be approved.

10.LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Andrew Percy

That the draft Combined Authorities (Finance) Order 2017, which was laid before this House on 13 March, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has certified that the Instrument relates exclusively to England and is within devolved legislative competence (Standing Order No. 83P).

11.GOVERNMENT RESOURCES AND ACCOUNTS

Simon Kirby

That the draft Government Resources and Accounts Act 2000 (Audit of Public Bodies) Order 2017, which was laid before this House on 13 March, be approved.

12.CORPORATION TAX

Jane Ellison

That the Corporation Tax Act 2010 (Part 8C) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 (S.I., 2017, No. 364), dated 13 March 2017, a copy of which was laid before this House on 13 March, be approved.

13.IMMIGRATION

Secretary Amber Rudd

That the draft Immigration Act 2016 (Consequential Amendments) (Biometrics and Legal Aid) Regulations 2017, which were laid before this House on 13 March, be approved.

14.ENERGY

Secretary Greg Clark

That the draft Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme (Amendment) Regulations 2017, which were laid before this House on 14 March, be approved.

15.DANGEROUS DRUGS

Secretary Amber Rudd

That the draft Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (Amendment) Order 2017, which was laid before this House on 14 March, be approved.

16.LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Andrew Percy

That the draft Greater Manchester Combined Authority (Functions and Amendment) Order 2017, which was laid before this House on 20 March, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has certified that the Instrument relates exclusively to England and is within devolved legislative competence (Standing Order No. 83P).

17.DEFENCE

Secretary Michael Fallon

That the draft International Headquarters and Defence Organisations (Designation and Privileges) Order 2017, which was laid before this House on 16 March, be approved.

18.ELECTRICITY

Secretary Greg Clark

That the draft Electricity Capacity (Amendment) Regulations 2017, a copy of which was laid before this House on 22 March, be approved.

Notes:

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

19.VEHICLE TECHNOLOGY AND AVIATION BILL: REMAINING STAGES

Not amended in Public Bill Committee, to be considered.

Notes:

For amendments, see separate paper (also available on the documents webpage for the Bill).

20.ELECTRICITY

Secretary Greg Clark

That the draft Electricity Supplier Obligations (Amendment and Excluded Electricity) (Amendment) Regulations 2017, which were laid before this House on 28 March, be approved.

Notes:

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

21.DIGITAL ECONOMY BILL: WAYS AND MEANS

Jane Ellison

That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Digital Economy Bill, it is expedient to authorise the imposition of charges which are payable to the Information Commissioner.

 

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