House of Commons

House of Commons Votes and Proceedings
Friday
27 April 2018

No. 129

The House met at 9.30 am.

1The Speaker’s Absence

Sir Lindsay Hoyle, the Chairman of Ways and Means, proceeded to the Table (Standing Order No. 3(3)).

Prayers

2Deputy Speaker in the Chair

Sir Lindsay Hoyle, the Chairman of Ways and Means took the Chair as Deputy Speaker (Standing Order No. 3).

3Motion to sit in private

Philip Davies moved, That the House sit in private.

Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 163).

The House divided.

Division No. 141.

Ayes: 2 (Tellers: Gareth Johnson, David Morris).

Noes: 69 (Tellers: Wendy Morton, Rebecca Harris).

Question accordingly negatived.

4Assaults on Emergency Workers (Offences) Bill (Report Stage): Consideration of the Bill, as amended in the Public Bill Committee

New Clause NC1—(Philip Davies)—brought up, read the first time.

Question proposed, That the Clause be read a second time.

Clause, by leave, withdrawn.

Amendments 3 to 8 made.

5Assaults on Emergency Workers (Offences) Bill: Third Reading

Bill read the third time and passed.

6Employment and Workers' Rights Bill: Second Reading

Motion made and Question proposed, That the Employment and Workers' Rights Bill be now read a second time.

At 2.30 pm the debate was adjourned (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Debate to be resumed on Friday 23 November.                                                                         

7Hospital (Parking Charges and Business Rates) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Hospital (Parking Charges and Business Rates) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 11 May.

8House of Lords (Exclusion of Hereditary Peers) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the House of Lords (Exclusion of Hereditary Peers) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 11 May.

9Private Landlords (Registration) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Private Landlords (Registration) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 11 May.

10Workers (Definition and Rights) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Workers (Definition and Rights) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 26 October.

11Automatic Electoral Registration (No. 2) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Automatic Electoral Registration (No. 2) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 26 October.

12Tyres (Buses and Coaches) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Tyres (Buses and Coaches) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 15 June.

13BBC Licence Fee (Civil Penalty) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the BBC Licence Fee (Civil Penalty) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 11 May.

14International Development Assistance (Definition) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the International Development Assistance (Definition) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 11 May.

15Benefits and Public Services (Restriction) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Benefits and Public Services (Restriction) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 11 May.

16Electronic Cigarettes (Regulation) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Electronic Cigarettes (Regulation) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 11 May.

17British Indian Ocean Territory (Citizenship) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the British Indian Ocean Territory (Citizenship) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 26 October.

18Pedicabs (London) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Pedicabs (London) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 11 May.

19Voter Registration (No. 2) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Voter Registration (No. 2) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 11 May.

20Kew Gardens (Leases) (No. 2) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Kew Gardens (Leases) (No. 2) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 11 May.

21Rivers Authorities and Land Drainage Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Rivers Authorities and Land Drainage Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 11 May.

22Wild Animals in Circuses Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Wild Animals in Circuses Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 11 May.

23Forensic Science Regulator Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Forensic Science Regulator Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 11 May.

24Adjournment

Subject: Dagenham diesel engine production (Jon Cruddas).

Resolved, That this House do now adjourn.—(Chris Heaton-Harris.

Adjourned at 2.56 pm until Monday 30 April.

John Bercow

Speaker

Other Proceedings

Lords Messages

25Lords]Unpaid Work Experience (Prohibition) Bill [

The Lords have passed a Bill to make provision for the prohibition of unpaid work experience exceeding four weeks; and for connected purposes, to which they desire the agreement of the Commons.

 

26Lords]Family Relationships (Impact Assessment and Targets) Bill [

The Lords have passed a Bill to require public bodies to accompany any proposal for a change in public expenditure, administration or policy with a family impact assessment; and to require the Secretary of State to report on the costs and benefits of extending family impact assessments to local authorities and to establish and evaluate progress towards objectives and targets for family stability, to which they desire the agreement of the Commons.

 

General Committees: Appointments

The Speaker appoints the Chair of General Committees and members of Programming Sub-Committees, and allocates Statutory Instruments to Delegated Legislation Committees.

The Selection Committee nominates Members to serve on General Committees (and certain Members to serve on Grand Committees).

27First Delegated Legislation Committee (draft Licensing Act 2003 (Royal Wedding Licensing Hours) Order 2018)

Chair: Albert Owen in place of Ian Paisley.

28Third Delegated Legislation Committee (draft West Suffolk (Local Government Changes) Order 2018 and the draft West Suffolk (Modification of Boundary Change Enactments) Regulations 2018)

Members: Andrea Jenkyns discharged and Chris Philp nominated in substitution.

Reports from Select Committees

29Human Rights (Joint Committee on)

(1) Correspondence with the Home Secretary, relating to the children of the Windrush generation: Written evidence, to be published;

(2) Correspondence with the Minister of State for Europe and the Americas, relating to the Committee’s Third Report of Session 2017-2019, on the Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill: Written evidence, to be published (HC 568).

(Ms Harriet Harman).

Papers Laid

Papers subject to Negative Resolution

1Children and Young Persons

Special Restrictions on Adoptions from Abroad (Ethiopia) Order 2018 (S.I., 2018, No. 517), dated 18 April 2018 (by Act), with an Explanatory Memorandum (by Command) (Nadhim Zahawi)

2Police

Police Pension Schemes and Additional Voluntary Contributions (Amendment)(England and Wales) Regulations 2018 (S.I., 2018, No. 530), dated 25 April 2018 (by Act), with an Explanatory Memorandum (by Command) (Secretary Amber Rudd)

Other papers

3Electronic Communications

Explanatory Memorandum (Revised) to the Network and Information Systems Regulations 2018 (S.I., 2018, No. 506) (laid 20 April) (by Command) (Secretary Matt Hancock).

Withdrawn papers

4Electronic Communications

Explanatory Memorandum to the Network and Information Systems Regulations 2018 (S.I., 2018, No. 506) (by Command) (laid 20 April).

 

Prepared 27 April 2018