Business for Tuesday 24 July 2018

SUMMARY AGENDA: CHAMBER

11.30am

Prayers

Afterwards

Oral Questions: Health and Social Care

12.30pm

Urgent Questions, Ministerial Statements (if any)

Up to 20 minutes

Ten Minute Rule Motion: Civil Aviation (Accessibility) (Helen Whately)

Until any hour*

Standards (Motion)

(* if the 7.00pm Business of the House Motion is agreed to)

Until 7.00pm

General Debate: Matters to be raised before the forthcoming adjournment

No debate

Presentation of Public Petitions

Until 7.30pm or for half an hour

Adjournment Debate: First tier tribunals, section 24 powers and enforcement on freeholders (Jim Fitzpatrick)

Westminster Hall

9.30am

Remit of the Office for Budget Responsibility

11.00am

Train services to and from Preston Park

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

2.30pm

Taxpayer liability for safety at the Wylfa nuclear power project

4.00pm

Rail investment in the East Midlands

4.30pm

Family hubs

Business Today: Chamber 

11.30am Prayers

Followed by

QUESTIONS 

OP buttonOral Questions to the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

1Alan Mak (Havant)
What recent progress has been made on providing patients with online access to NHS services. (906605)

2Ronnie Cowan (Inverclyde)
What recent discussions he has had with the Home Secretary on policies to tackle drug-related harm. (906606)

3Victoria Prentis (Banbury)
What steps he is taking to improve safety in maternity care. (906607)

4Nigel Huddleston (Mid Worcestershire)
What steps he is taking to reduce rates of childhood obesity. (906608)

5Sir Paul Beresford (Mole Valley)
What assessment he has made of the potential merits of extending the provision of the HPV vaccine to boys. (906609)

6Eleanor Smith (Wolverhampton South West)
What steps his Department is taking to increase the number of BAME blood, stem cell and organ donors throughout England. (906610)

7Mr Jim Cunningham (Coventry South)
What steps he is taking to improve access to NHS adult eating disorder services. (906612)

8Rosie Duffield (Canterbury)
What recent assessment he has made of the effect on the health and social care sector of the UK leaving the EU. (906613)

9Peter Grant (Glenrothes)
What steps he is taking to tackle workforce shortages in the NHS. (906614)

10Kwasi Kwarteng (Spelthorne)
What plans the Government has to improve support for the children of alcohol-dependent parents. (906615)

11Bob Blackman (Harrow East)
What steps he is taking to help reduce the rates of smoking during pregnancy. (906616)

12Derek Thomas (St Ives)
What steps his Department is taking to support families and patients affected by mistakes made in the health care system. (906618)

13Andrew Percy (Brigg and Goole)
What assessment he has made of the extent to which the draft Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008 (Remedial) Order 2018 meets his Department's policy objectives on equality. (906619)

14Dr Caroline Johnson (Sleaford and North Hykeham)
What steps he is taking to reduce rates of childhood obesity. (906620)

15Bim Afolami (Hitchin and Harpenden)
What steps his Department is taking to help protect children’s mental health from the harmful effects of social media. (906621)

16Mr John Baron (Basildon and Billericay)
What steps the Government is taking to ensure that the recommendations of the cancer strategy will be implemented by 2020. (906622)

17Patrick Grady (Glasgow North)
What steps he is taking to tackle workforce shortages in the NHS. (906623)

18Mr Philip Dunne (Ludlow)
What assessment he has made of the opportunity for artificial intelligence tools to improve the provision of health care. (906624)

19Mary Robinson (Cheadle)
What steps his Department is taking to help protect children’s mental health from the harmful effects of social media. (906625)

20Chi Onwurah (Newcastle upon Tyne Central)
What assessment he has made of the capacity of Newcastle City Council to fund adult social care needs over the next 10 years. (906627)

21Anna Turley (Redcar)
If he will ensure that funding for services commissioned by South Tees Clinical Commissioning Group will not be reduced as a result of that group being placed in special measures. (906628)

22Helen Goodman (Bishop Auckland)
What recent assessment he has made of the effect of the level of NHS funding on its ability to adopt new technologies. (906629)

At 12.15pm

OP buttonTopical Questions to the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

T1Ms Nadine Dorries (Mid Bedfordshire)
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities. (906631)

T2Patrick Grady (Glasgow North) (906632)

T3Lilian Greenwood (Nottingham South) (906633)

T4Ellie Reeves (Lewisham West and Penge) (906634)

T5Tim Loughton (East Worthing and Shoreham) (906636)

T6Liz Twist (Blaydon) (906638)

T7Nick Smith (Blaenau Gwent) (906639)

URGENT QUESTIONS AND STATEMENTS 

12.30pm

OP buttonUrgent Questions (if any)

OP buttonMinisterial Statements (if any)

BUSINESS OF THE DAY 

1. Civil Aviation (Accessibility): Ten Minute Rule Motion

Up to 20 minutes (Standing Order No. 23)

Helen Whately

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to make provision about the accessibility of air travel for people with disabilities; to establish requirements about parking at airports for people with disabilities; to require airports and airlines to report steps taken to improve accessibility; to require a named person to be responsible for air passengers with disabilities; to make provision about the design and adaptation of aircraft to meet the needs of passengers with disabilities; and for connected purposes.

Notes:

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

2. STANDARDS

Until any hour (if the 7.00pm Business of the House Motion is agreed to)

Andrea Leadsom

That this House–

(1) approves the Third Report of the Committee on Standards HC 1397;

(2) endorses the recommendations in paragraphs 34 and 35;

(3) accordingly suspends Ian Paisley from the service of the House for a period of 30 sitting days, beginning on Tuesday 4 September; and

(4) notwithstanding the provisions of Standing Order No. 45A, directs that Mr Paisley’s salary shall be withdrawn for 30 days, from Tuesday 4 September till Wednesday 3 October.

MOTION TO BE TAKEN AT 7.00PM 

OP buttonBUSINESS OF THE HOUSE

No debate (Standing Orders No. 15 and 41A(3))

The Prime Minister

That, at this day’s sitting, the Motion in the name of Andrea Leadsom relating to Standards may be proceeded with, though opposed, until any hour; and Standing Order No. 41A (Deferred divisions) will not apply.

BUSINESS OF THE DAY 

3. MATTERS TO BE RAISED BEFORE THE FORTHCOMING ADJOURNMENT

Until 7.00pm (Standing Order No. 9(3))

The Prime Minister

That this House has considered matters to be raised before the forthcoming adjournment.

PRESENTATION OF PUBLIC PETITIONS 

No debate or decision (Standing Order No. 153)

OP buttonLitter in East Northamptonshire: Tom Pursglove

OP buttonAsylum decisions: Kate Green

OP buttonOundle North Bridge: Tom Pursglove

OP buttonFootball club ownership: Chi Onwurah

OP buttonResidential development on Addington Road, Irthlingborough: Tom Pursglove

OP buttonHome education: draft guidance and consultation: Mr Geoffrey Robinson

OP buttonResidential development on Cheltenham Road, Corby: Tom Pursglove

ADJOURNMENT DEBATE 

Until 7.30pm or for half an hour (whichever is later) (Standing Order No. 9(7))

OP buttonFirst tier tribunals, section 24 powers and enforcement on freeholders: Jim Fitzpatrick

Business Today: Westminster Hall 

ORDER OF BUSINESS 

The first part of the sitting will last for two hours. The second part of the sitting will last for three hours (Standing Order No. 10(1)).

9.30am

OP buttonThat this House has considered the remit of the Office of Budget Responsibility: Luke Graham

Notes:

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

11.00am

OP buttonThat this House has considered train services to and from Preston Park: Caroline Lucas

Notes:

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

2.30pm

OP buttonThat this House has considered taxpayer liability for safety at the Wylfa Nuclear power project: Alan Brown

4.00pm

OP buttonThat this House has considered rail investment in the East Midlands: Alex Norris

4.30pm

OP buttonThat this House has considered family hubs: Fiona Bruce

Notes:

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

The debate at 4.30pm will last for up to an hour.

Written Statements 

STATEMENTS TO BE MADE TODAY 

Attorney General

1.Law Officers’ Department update

Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

2.Business Investment Update

The Chancellor of the Exchequer

3.ECOFIN: 13 July 2018

4.HM Government’s guarantee

Secretary of State for Defence

5.A Better Defence Estate - Update

6.Education Support Fund

7.Ministry of Defence - Update

8.Provision of Equipment to the Jordanian Armed Forces

Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

9.Full-Time Social Action Review

Secretary of State for Education

10.Schools Update

11.Teachers Update

Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

12.Department of Health and Social Care update

Secretary of State for the Home Department

13.Home Office update

14.Proceeds of Crime Act 2002

Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government

15.Housing policy

16.Local Government Finance

17.Local Growth

Secretary of State for Justice

18.HMCTS update

19.Justice update

Prime Minister

20.Machinery of Government Change

Secretary of State for Transport

21.Annual update on Crossrail 2018

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.

Select Committees 

OP buttonExiting the European Union

Subject: The progress of the UK’s negotiations on EU withdrawal

Witnesses: Catherine McGuinness, Policy and Resources Committee Chairman, City of London Corporation, Adam Minns, Executive Director, Commercial Broadcasters Association, and Huw Evans, Director General, Association of British Insurers

The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House
9.30am (private), 9.45am (public)

OP buttonDigital, Culture, Media and Sport

Room 16
10.00am (private)

OP buttonPublic Administration and Constitutional Affairs

Subject: Independent Commission on Referendums

Witnesses: Professor Meg Russell, Director of the Constitution Unit and Professor of British and Comparative Politics, and Dr Alan Renwick, Deputy Director of the Constitution Unit

Room 6
10.00am (private), 10.30am (public)

OP buttonExiting the European Union

Subject: The progress of the UK’s negotiations on EU withdrawal

Witnesses: Dominic Raab MP, Secretary of State, Department for Exiting the European Union, and Oliver Robbins, Prime Minister’s Europe Adviser

The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House
1.45pm (private), 2.00pm (public)

OP buttonTransport

Subject: Intercity East Coast rail franchise

Witnesses: Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP, Secretary of State for Transport, Department for Transport

The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
1.45pm (private), 2.00pm (public)

OP buttonHealth and Social Care

Subject: Work of the Secretary of State

Witnesses: Rt Hon Matt Hancock, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
2.00pm (private), 2.30pm (public)

Joint Committees 

OP buttonDraft Health Service Safety Investigations Bill

Room 15
8.30am (private)

Committee reports published today 

ENVIRONMENTAL AUDIT 

OP button8th Report: The Government’s 25 Year Plan for the Environment, HC 803
Time of publication:
0.01am

ENVIRONMENT, FOOD AND RURAL AFFAIRS 

OP button11th Special Report: Performance of the Rural Payments Agency: Government Response to the Committee’s Fifth Report, HC 1448
Time of publication:
0.01am

Home Affairs 

OP button7th Report: UK-EU security cooperation after Brexit: Follow-up report, HC 1356
Time of publication:
0.01am

PUBLIC ACCOUNTS 

OP button58th Report: Strategic Suppliers, HC 1031
Time of publication:
0.01am

BUSINESS, ENERGY & INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY 

OP button14th Special Report: The impact of Brexit on the processed food and drink sector: Government Response to the Committee’s Seventh Report of Session 2017–19, HC 1461
Time of publication:
11.00am

EUROPEAN SCRUTINY 

OP buttonThirty-sixth Report of Session 2017–19, HC 301-xxxv
Time of publication:
11.00am

INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT 

OP button6th Special Report: Bangladesh, Burma and the Rohingya crisis: Government Response to the Committee’s Fourth Report, HC 1467
Time of publication:
11.00am