House of Commons

House of Commons Votes and Proceedings
Monday
14 May 2018

No. 138

The House met at 2:30 pm.

Prayers

1Questions to the Secretary of State for Education

2Tributes to the Rt Hon the Baroness Jowell

3Urgent Question: Schools that work for everyone: Government response (Secretary Damian Hinds)

4Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration Bill [Lords]: Second Reading

Bill read a second time.

5Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration Bill [Lords]: Programme

Motion made and Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 83A(7)), That the following provisions shall apply to the Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration Bill [Lords]:

Committal

(1) The Bill shall be committed to a Public Bill Committee.

Proceedings in Public Bill Committee

(2) Proceedings in the Public Bill Committee shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion on Tuesday 5 June.

(3) The Public Bill Committee shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on which it meets.

Proceedings on Consideration and up to and including Third Reading

(4) Proceedings on Consideration and any proceedings in legislative grand committee shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour before the moment of interruption on the day on which proceedings on Consideration are commenced.

(5) Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion at the moment of interruption on that day.

(6) Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to proceedings on Consideration and up to and including Third Reading.

Other proceedings

(7) Any other proceedings on the Bill may be programmed.—(Rebecca Harris.)

Question agreed to.

6Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration Bill [Lords]: Money

Queen’s Recommendation signified

Motion made and Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 52(1)(a)), That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration Bill [Lords], it is expedient to authorise the payment out of money provided by Parliament of:    

(1) any expenditure incurred under or by virtue of the Act by the Secretary of State;    

(2) any increase attributable to the Act in the sums payable under any other Act out of money so provided.—(Rebecca Harris.)

Question agreed to.

7Statutory Instruments: Motions for Approval

(1) Motion made and Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 118(6)), That the draft East Suffolk (Modification of Boundary Change Enactments) Regulations 2018, which were laid before this House on 19 March, be approved.—(Rebecca Harris.)

Question agreed to.

(2) Motion made and Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 118(6)), That the draft East Suffolk (Local Government Changes) Order 2018, which was laid before this House on 19 March, be approved.—(Rebecca Harris.)

Question agreed to.

(3) Motion made and Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 118(6)), That the draft Double Taxation Relief (Switzerland) Order 2018, which was laid before this House on 29 March, be approved.—(Rebecca Harris.)

Question agreed to.

(4) Motion made and Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 118(6)), That the draft Double Taxation Relief (Base Erosion and Profit Shifting) Order 2018, which was laid before this House on 28 March, be approved.—(Rebecca Harris.)

Question agreed to.

(5) Motion made and Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 118(6)), That the draft Double Taxation Relief and International Tax Enforcement (Uzbekistan) Order 2018, which was laid before this House on 16 April, be approved.—(Rebecca Harris.)

Question agreed to.

(6) Motion made and Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 118(6)), That the draft Special Immigration Appeals Commission (Procedure) (Amendment) Rules 2018, which were laid before this House on 28 March, be approved.—(Rebecca Harris.)

Question agreed to.

8Adjournment

Subject: Enforcement action by the Environment Agency in Washington and Sunderland West (Mrs Sharon Hodgson)

Resolved, That this House do now adjourn.—(Rebecca Harris.)

Adjourned at 8.46 pm until tomorrow.

Other Proceedings

Lords Messages

9Data Protection Bill [Lords]

The Lords agree to the Amendments made by the Commons to the Data Protection Bill [Lords] with an Amendment to which they desire the agreement of the Commons.

Printing of Lords Message

10Data Protection Bill [Lords]

Lords Message relating to the Data Protection Bill [Lords] to be considered tomorrow, and to be printed (Bill 209).

General Committees: Reports

11First Delegated Legislation Committee

Mr Virendra Sharma (Chair) reported the draft European Organization for Astronomical Research in the Southern Hemisphere and the European Space Agency (Immunities and Privileges) (Amendment) Order 2018.

12Second Delegated Legislation Committee

Stewart Hosie (Chair) reported the draft Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements Regulations 2018.

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).

13First Delegated Legislation Committee (draft European Organization for Astronomical Research in the Southern Hemisphere and the European Space Agency (Immunities and Privileges) (Amendment) Order 2018)

Members: Hannah Bardell discharged and Patrick Grady nominated in substitution.

14Second Delegated Legislation Committee (draft Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements Regulations 2018)

Members: Richard Graham discharged and Sir Mike Penning nominated in substitution.

15Fourth Delegated Legislation Committee (draft Cash Ratio Deposits (Value Bands and Ratios) Order 2018)

Members: Jonathan Reynolds discharged and Anneliese Dodds nominated in substitution.

Reports from Select Committees

16High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill (Select Committee on)

High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill: Oral and written evidence, to be published (HC 927) (James Duddridge).

17Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee

(1) Planning guidance on fracking: Oral and written evidence, to be published (HC 767);

(2) Correspondence from the Secretary of State relating to Brexit and local government: Written evidence, to be published;

(3) Long term funding of adult social care: Written evidence to be published (HC 768)

(Clive Betts).

18Public Accounts (Committee of)

(1) Renewable Heat Incentive in Great Britain: Fortieth Report, to be printed, with the formal minutes relating to the Report (HC 696);

(2) Government risk assessments relating to Carillion: Forty-first Report, to be printed, with the formal minutes relating to the Report (HC 1045);

(3) Annington Homes: housing provision for Armed Forces families: Oral evidence, to be published (HC 694);

(4) Converting schools to academies: Written evidence, to be published (HC 697);

(5) Correspondence with the Department for Exiting the European Union relating to EU Exit workstreams across Government: Written evidence, to be published;

(6) Mental health in prisons: Written evidence, to be published (HC 400)

(Meg Hillier).

19Transport Committee

(1) Mobility as a Service: Oral and written evidence, to be published (HC 590);

(2) Correspondence with the Secretary of State; Mark Carne, Chief Executive, Network Rail; and Jim O’Sullivan, Chief Executive, Highways England, relating to Carillion: Written evidence, to be published;

(3) Intercity East Coast rail franchise: Written evidence, to be published (HC 891);

(4) Rail infrastructure investment: Written evidence, to be published (HC 582)

(Lilian Greenwood).

John Bercow

Speaker

Westminster Hall

The sitting began at 4.30 pm.

Debate on an e-petition (Standing Order No. 10(1)(a) and 145A(7))

1Observation of a period of silence

At 4.30 pm, Members observed a silence of seventy-two seconds in memory of those who died in the Grenfell Tower fire.

2Grenfell Tower Inquiry.

Motion made and Question proposed, That this House has considered e-petition 206722 relating to the Grenfell Tower Inquiry.—(Paul Scully.)

At 7.30 pm, the Motion lapsed (Standing Order No. 10(14)).

Sitting adjourned without Question put (Standing Order No. 10(14)).

Adjourned at 7.30 pm until tomorrow.

Lindsay Hoyle

Chairman of Ways and Means

Papers Laid

Papers subject to Negative Resolution

1Agriculture

Common Agricultural Policy (Control and Enforcement, Cross-Compliance, Scrutiny of Transactions and Appeals) (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2018 (S.I., 2018, No. 591), dated 14 May 2018 (by Act), with an Explanatory Memorandum (by Command) (Secretary Michael Gove)

2Competition

The Enterprise Act 2002 (Turnover Test) (Amendment) Order 2018 (S.I., 2018, No. 593), dated 14 May 2018 (by Act), with an Explanatory Memorandum (by Command) (Secretary Greg Clark)

Other papers

3Environmental Protection

Explanatory Memorandum and Impact Assessment to the draft Offshore Combustion Installations (Pollution Prevention and Control) (Amendment) Regulations 2018 (laid 24 April) (by Command) (Claire Perry)

Withdrawn papers

4Environmental Protection

Explanatory Memorandum to the draft Offshore Combustion Installations (Pollution Prevention and Control) (Amendment) Regulations 2018 (laid 24 April)

SPEAKER'S CERTIFICATES

Instruments

The Speaker has certified, for the purposes of Standing Order No. 83P, and on the basis of material put before him, that, in his opinion, the following instruments relate exclusively to England and are within devolved legislative competence, as defined in Standing Order No. 83P.

Draft Client Money Protection Scheme for Property Agents (Approval and Designation of Schemes) Regulations 2018

Draft Client Money Protection Scheme for Property Agents (Requirement to Belong to a Scheme etc.) Regulations 2018

 

Prepared 14 May 2018