Business for Thursday 14 June 2018

SUMMARY AGENDA: CHAMBER

9.30am

Prayers

No debate

Private Business

Afterwards

Oral Questions: Exiting the European Union

10.30am

Urgent Questions (if any), Business Question to the Leader of the House, Ministerial Statements (if any)

Select Committee Statement on:

OP buttonNinth Report of the Foreign Affairs Committee, FCO’s preparations for the 2018 World Cup, HC 1011

Until 5.00pm

Backbench Business:

OP buttonMotion: 70th anniversary of the arrival of HMT Empire Windrush at Tilbury Docks

No debate

Presentation of public petitions

Until 5.30pm or for half an hour

Adjournment Debate: Sound Reading System and improving literacy (Anneliese Dodds)

Westminster Hall

1.30pm

Third Report of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee, Brexit: Trade in Food, HC 348, and the Government response, HC1021

3.00pm

Immigration detention of victims of torture and other vulnerable people

Business Today: Chamber 

9.30am Prayers

Followed by

PRIVATE BUSINESS 

OP buttonUniversity of London Bill [Lords]: Second Reading

No debate, and may not be proceeded with if opposed (Standing Order No. 20)

QUESTIONS 

OP buttonOral Questions to the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union

1Liz Twist (Blaydon)
What steps he is taking to ensure that there is no change to (a) rights, (b) standards and (c) protections derived from the EU after the UK leaves the EU. (905829)

2Karin Smyth (Bristol South)
What recent discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on border infrastructure in Northern Ireland after the UK has left the EU. (905830)

3Ged Killen (Rutherglen and Hamilton West)
What discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on future customs arrangements as part of the UK’s negotiations to leave the EU. (905831)

4Matt Warman (Boston and Skegness)
What recent progress he has made in the UK's withdrawal negotiations with the EU. (905832)

5Conor McGinn (St Helens North)
What recent discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the potential economic effect on the North West of the UK leaving the EU single market. (905833)

6Robert Courts (Witney)
What assessment he has made of the potential effect of the UK remaining in the Customs Union on its ability to negotiate new free trade agreements throughout the world. (905834)

7Scott Mann (North Cornwall)
What recent progress he has made on negotiating the withdrawal of the UK from the EU. (905835)

8Rebecca Pow (Taunton Deane)
What assessment he has made of the potential effect of the UK remaining in the Customs Union on its ability to negotiate new free trade agreements throughout the world. (905837)

9Henry Smith (Crawley)
What assessment he has made of the potential effect of the UK remaining in the Customs Union on its ability to negotiate new free trade agreements throughout the world. (905838)

10Mr David Jones (Clwyd West)
What preparations his Department is making for withdrawal from the EU without a deal. (905840)

11Vicky Ford (Chelmsford)
What steps the Government is taking in its withdrawal negotiations to facilitate ongoing scientific co-operation between the UK and EU. (905841)

12Peter Aldous (Waveney)
What steps he is taking to ensure that the Government engages with the international business community during negotiations on the UK leaving the EU. (905842)

13Luke Pollard (Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport)
What discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the potential effect on local government funding of leaving the EU. (905843)

14Steve Double (St Austell and Newquay)
What recent progress he has made in withdrawal negotiations with the EU. (905844)

15Mr Philip Hollobone (Kettering)
Whether the EU has agreed to reciprocate in full to UK subjects living in the EU the rights that the Government has offered to EU citizens living in the UK. (905845)

16Gill Furniss (Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough)
What discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on future customs arrangements as part of the UK’s negotiations to leave the EU. (905846)

17Ruth Cadbury (Brentford and Isleworth)
What discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the potential economic effect on the UK of leaving the EU Customs Union. (905849)

18David Duguid (Banff and Buchan)
What discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on negotiations on fisheries policy for when the UK leaves the EU. (905850)

At 10.15am

OP buttonTopical Questions to the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union

T1David Duguid (Banff and Buchan)
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities. (905853)

T2Giles Watling (Clacton) (905854)

T3Wera Hobhouse (Bath) (905855)

T4Karin Smyth (Bristol South) (905856)

T5Stuart C. McDonald (Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East) (905857)

T6Craig Tracey (North Warwickshire) (905858)

T7Rebecca Pow (Taunton Deane) (905860)

T8Stephen Metcalfe (South Basildon and East Thurrock) (905861)

URGENT QUESTIONS AND STATEMENTS 

10.30am

OP buttonUrgent Questions (if any)

OP buttonBusiness Question to the Leader of the House

OP buttonMinisterial Statements (if any)

OP buttonSelect Committee Statement on the publication of the Ninth Report of the Foreign Affairs Committee, FCO's preparations for the 2018 World Cup, HC 1011

BUSINESS OF THE DAY 

1. BACKBENCH BUSINESS

Until 5.00pm (Standing Order No. 9(3))

OP button70th anniversary of the arrival of HMT Empire Windrush at Tilbury Docks

Helen Hayes

That this House notes the 70th anniversary of the arrival of HMT Empire Windrush at Tilbury Docks carrying passengers from the Caribbean; further notes the critical role those passengers played in the post-war reconstruction of the UK, and in particular their work to support the establishment of the newly created NHS; and recognises and celebrates the significant social, political and cultural contribution that those passengers and ensuing generations have made and continue to make to communities across the UK.

Notes:

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

PRESENTATION OF PUBLIC PETITIONS 

No debate or decision (Standing Order No. 153)

OP buttonMenC vaccine: Judith Cummins

ADJOURNMENT DEBATE 

Until 5.30pm or for half an hour (whichever is later) (Standing Order No. 9(7))

OP buttonSound Reading System and improving literacy: Anneliese Dodds

Business Today: Westminster Hall 

ORDER OF BUSINESS 

The sitting will last for up to three hours (Standing Order No. 10(1)).

1.30pm

OP buttonThat this House has considered the Third Report of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee, Brexit: Trade in Food, HC 348, and the Government response, HC1021: Neil Parish

Notes:

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

3.00pm

OP buttonThat this House has considered immigration detention of victims of torture and other vulnerable people: Joan Ryan

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)).

Written Statements 

STATEMENTS TO BE MADE TODAY 

Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

1.June Agriculture and Fisheries Council

Secretary of State for Transport

2.Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill: Updated analysis of amendments made in the House of Lords for the purposes of English Votes for English Laws

3.EU Transport Council

Notes:

Texts of Written Statements are available from the Vote Office and on the internet at http://www.parliament.uk/business/publications/written-questions-answers-statements/written-statements/.

Committees meeting today 

The decision of a Committee to sit in public may be changed without notice.

Public Bill Committees 

OP buttonIvory Bill

Further to consider the Bill

Room 12
11.30am (public)

OP buttonIvory Bill

Further to consider the Bill

Room 12
2.00pm (public)

Select Committees 

OP buttonNorthern Ireland Affairs

Subject: Brexit and Northern Ireland: Fisheries

Witnesses: Pat Close, Chairman and CEO, Lough Neagh Fishermen’s Co-operative, Sharon McMahon, Designated Officer, Loughs Agency, Jimmy Kelly, Fisherman, and Andrew Orr, Fisherman

Strangford Arms Hotel, Newtownards
3.30pm (private), 3.45pm (public)

Committee reports published today 

WOMEN AND EQUALITIES 

OP button3rd Special Report: Fathers and the workplace: Government Response to the Committee’s First Report of Session 2017–19, HC 1076
Time of publication:
9.00am

European Scrutiny 

OP button2nd Special Report: EU Withdrawal: Transitional provisions and dispute resolution: Government Response to the Committee’s Nineteenth Report of Session 2017–19, HC 1160
Time of publication:
11.00am