Announcements for Tuesday 14 May 2019

Announcements 

FORTHCOMING END OF DAY ADJOURNMENT DEBATES 

OP buttonTuesday 21 May to Thursday 23 May (deadline 15 May)

Applications should be made in writing to the Table Office by 7.00pm or rise of the House, whichever is earlier, on Wednesday 15 May. The ballot will take place on Thursday 16 May.

OP buttonTuesday 4 June to Monday 10 June (deadline 22 May)

Applications should be made in writing to the Table Office by 7.00pm or rise of the House, whichever is the earlier, on Wednesday 22 May. The ballot will take place on Thursday 23 May.

FORTHCOMING WESTMINSTER HALL DEBATES 

Applications for 90, 60 and 30-minute debates should be made to the Table Office by 10.00pm or rise of the House, whichever is the earlier, on the deadline dates listed below. Members may submit applications to the Table Office in person, or from their own email account, or send a signed application through the post. Application forms are available from the Table Office or through the intranet at http://intranet.parliament.uk/tableoffice/.

The ballot takes place on the day following the deadline. Members will be informed of the outcome by the Speaker’s Office.

OP buttonTuesday 21 and Wednesday 22 May (ballot closed)

The ballot for Tuesday 21 and Wednesday 22 May will take place today. Applications for this ballot have now closed.

OP buttonTuesday 4 and Wednesday 5 June (deadline 20 May)

The following Departments will answer:

Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy; Defence; Education; Exiting the European Union; Foreign and Commonwealth Office; Home Office; International Development; Northern Ireland; Transport; Wales; Work and Pensions.

OP buttonTuesday 11 June and Wednesday 12 June (deadline 4 June)

The following Departments will answer:

Attorney General; Cabinet Office; Digital, Culture, Media and Sport; Environment, Food and Rural Affairs; Health and Social Care; Housing, Communities and Local Government; International Trade; Justice; Scotland; Treasury; Women and Equalities.

DETERMINATION OF BUSINESS BY THE BACKBENCH BUSINESS COMMITTEE 

OP buttonThursday 16 May in the Chamber

General debate on the definition of Islamophobia: Wes Streeting

General debate on International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia: Nick Herbert

OP buttonThursday 16 May in Westminster Hall

General debate on National Marriage and Mental Health Awareness Weeks: Fiona Bruce

General debate on Local Bus Drivers’ Working Hours: Matt Western

OP buttonThursday 23 May in Westminster Hall

General debate on supporting clinical trials and the UK’s future clinical research capability: Chris Green

Further Information 

Business of the Day 

Documents and reports relating to the business being held in the Chamber are available on the Commons Business Briefings webpage: www.parliament.uk/business/publications/research/commons-business-briefings/

Written Statements 

Text of today’s Written Statements: www.parliament.uk/business/publications/written-questions-answers-statements/written-statements/

Select Committees 

Select Committees Webpage: www.parliament.uk/business/committees/committees-a-z/commons-select/

Recent Select Committee Reports: www.parliament.uk/business/publications/committees/recent-reports/

Standing Orders Relating to Public Business 

Text of Standing Orders relating to public business: www.parliament.uk/business/publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201719/cmstords/1020/body.html

European Business 

European Business Referrals and Motion documents for consideration by European Committees or on the Floor of the House are available on the European Business
webpage: www.parliament.uk/business/publications/business-papers/commons/european-business11/

Digital Engagement 

Information about digital engagement opportunities for debates is available on the parliamentary website: www.parliament.uk/digital-engagement-programme.

All business papers are available via the HousePapers app on mobile devices