Business for Thursday 11 October 2018

SUMMARY AGENDA: CHAMBER

9.30am

Prayers

No debate

Private Business

Afterwards

Oral Questions: Transport

10.30am

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

Until 5.00pm

General Debate: Victims Strategy

Until 5.30pm or for half an hour

Adjournment Debate: Rail services into Liverpool Street station (Mr Mark Francois)

Westminster Hall

1.30pm

Establishment of freeports in the UK

Business Today: Chamber 

9.30am Prayers

Followed by

PRIVATE BUSINESS 

OP buttonMiddle Level Bill

No debate (Standing Order No. 20)

Middle Level Bill: Consideration of Lords Amendments

QUESTIONS 

OP buttonOral Questions to the Secretary of State for Transport

1Luke Graham (Ochil and South Perthshire)
What steps his Department is taking to improve the availability of electric vehicle infrastructure. (906912)

2James Cleverly (Braintree)
What steps his Department is taking to reduce congestion on the A120. (906913)

3Jamie Stone (Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross)
What discussions he has had with the Scottish Government on the transportation of perishable Scottish food abroad after the UK leaves the EU. (906914)

4Kelvin Hopkins (Luton North)
What recent assessment he has made of trends in the cost of railway infrastructure; and if he will make a statement. (906915)

5Paul Blomfield (Sheffield Central)
What discussions he has had with East Midlands Trains on improving the timetable for the Sheffield to London service. (906916)

6Alex Norris (Nottingham North)
What steps he is taking in response to the reduction in the number of rail users. (906917)

7Royston Smith (Southampton, Itchen)
What steps his Department is taking to promote a career at sea to young people. (906918)

8Mr John Hayes (South Holland and The Deepings)
What steps his Department is taking to support the transition to electric vehicles. (906920)

9Andrew Rosindell (Romford)
What progress his Department has made on reducing the level of civil aviation noise. (906921)

10Bob Blackman (Harrow East)
What progress has been made on implementing the Access for All programme. (906923)

11Graham P Jones (Hyndburn)
What steps he is taking to reduce harmful emissions from road transport. (906924)

12Justin Madders (Ellesmere Port and Neston)
What recent steps he has taken to reduce the number of sexual assaults and public order offences on the railways. (906926)

13Andrew Selous (South West Bedfordshire)
What recent steps his Department has taken to promote cycling and walking. (906927)

14Marsha De Cordova (Battersea)
What recent assessment he has made of the accessibility of the rail network. (906928)

15Christian Matheson (City of Chester)
What recent discussions he has had with Highways England on the next Road Investment Strategy. (906929)

16Peter Heaton-Jones (North Devon)
What discussions he has had with Devon County Council on improvements to the North Devon link road. (906930)

17Mr Marcus Jones (Nuneaton)
What assessment he has made of the potential effect of High Speed Two on the economies of the (a) Midlands and (b) North of England. (906934)

18Michael Tomlinson (Mid Dorset and North Poole)
What steps his Department is taking to reduce congestion on the strategic road network. (906935)

19Mr Paul Sweeney (Glasgow North East)
What representations he has made to the Chancellor of the Exchequer on support for UK ports to prepare for the UK leaving the EU. (906936)

At 10.15am

OP buttonTopical Questions to the Secretary of State for Transport

T1Luciana Berger (Liverpool, Wavertree)
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities. (906937)

T2Mark Garnier (Wyre Forest) (906938)

T3Martyn Day (Linlithgow and East Falkirk) (906939)

T4Alex Norris (Nottingham North) (906940)

T5Lee Rowley (North East Derbyshire) (906942)

T6Lucy Allan (Telford) (906943)

T7Craig Tracey (North Warwickshire) (906944)

T8Matthew Pennycook (Greenwich and Woolwich) (906945)

T9Mr Jim Cunningham (Coventry South) (906946)

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)

BUSINESS OF THE DAY 

1. VICTIMS STRATEGY

Until 5.00pm (Standing Order No. 9(6))

The Prime Minister

That this House has considered the Victims Strategy.

ADJOURNMENT DEBATE 

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

OP buttonRail services into Liverpool Street station: Mr Mark Francois

Business Today: Westminster Hall 

ORDER OF BUSINESS 

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

This this House has considered the establishment of freeports in the UK: Mr Simon Clarke

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 

Minister for the Cabinet Office

1.Race Disparity Audit

The Chancellor of the Eqchequer

2.ECOFIN: 2 October 2018 and Informal ECOFIN: 7- 8 September 2018

Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

3.October Agriculture and Fisheries Council

Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

4.Foreign Affairs Council - 15 October 2018

Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

5.Securing cyber resilience in health and care: A progress update October 2018

Secretary of State for the Home Department

6.Immigration

7.Immigration Health Surcharge

8.Rescheduling of cannabis-based products for medicinal use

9.Statement of Changes to the Immigration Rules

Secretary of State for Transport

10.HS2 Working Draft Environmental Study update

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.

Delegated Legislation Committees 

OP buttonSecond Delegated Legislation Committee

To consider the draft Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency Trading Fund (Amendment) (EU Exit) Order 2018

Room 9
11.30am (public)

OP buttonThird Delegated Legislation Committee

To consider the draft Third Parties (Rights Against Insurers) Act 2010 (Consequential Amendment of Companies Act 2006) Regulations 2018

Room 11
11.30am (public)