House of Commons

Votes and Proceedings
Monday 17 June 2019

No. 314

The House met at 2.30 pm.

Prayers

1Questions to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government

2Urgent Questions: (1) Violent crime (Victoria Atkins) 

(2) Listeria: contaminated sandwiches (Secretary Matt Hancock) 

(3) Recall of tumble dryers (Kelly Tolhurst) 

(4) Gulf of Oman oil tanker attacks (Dr Andrew Murrison) 

3Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) Bill: Second Reading

Bill read a second time.

4Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) Bill: Programme

Motion made and Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 83A(7)), That the following provisions shall apply to the Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) Bill:

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 2 July 2019.

(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 two hours after the commencement of proceedings on Consideration.

(5) Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion three hours after the commencement of proceedings on Consideration.

(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.—(Amanda Milling.)

Question agreed to.

5Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) Bill: 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 Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) Bill, it is expedient to authorise the payment out of money provided by Parliament of any increase attributable to the Act in the sums payable under any other Act out of money so provided.—(Amanda Milling.)

Question agreed to.

6Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) Bill: Ways and Means

Motion made and Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 52(1)(a)), That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) Bill, it is expedient to authorise provision for, or in connection with, changing the dates on which non-domestic ratings lists must be compiled—(Amanda Milling).

Question agreed to.

7Adjournment

Subject: Local housing allowance in Nottingham (Lilian Greenwood)

Resolved, That this House do now adjourn.—(Amanda Milling.

Adjourned at 7.47 pm until tomorrow.

Other Proceedings

First Reading and Printing of Lords Bills

8Age of Criminal Responsibility Bill [Lords]

Bill read the first time; to be read a second time tomorrow and to be printed (Bill 405).

General Committees: Reports

9First Delegated Legislation Committee

Mr Virendra Sharma (Chair) reported the Tobacco Products (Descriptions of Products) (Amendment) Order 2019 (S.I., 2019, No. 953).

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).

10First Delegated Legislation Committee (Tobacco Products (Descriptions of Products) (Amendment) Order 2019 (S.I., 2019, No. 953))

Members: Sir Paul Beresford discharged and Eddie Hughes nominated in substitution.

11Second Delegated Legislation Committee (draft Double Taxation Relief and International Tax Enforcement (Israel) Order 2019 and the draft Double Taxation Relief (Cyprus) Order 2019)

Chair: Stewart Hosie in place of Mr Laurence Robertson.

Reports from Select Committees

12Administration Committee

Record of the Committee’s discussions at its meeting on 17 June to be published (Sir Paul Beresford).

13Human Rights (Joint Committee on)

The Right to Privacy (Article 8) and the digital revolution: Written evidence, to be published (HC 1810) (Ms Harriet Harman).

14Public Accounts (Committee of)

(1) Network Rail’s sale of railway arches: Oral evidence, to be published (HC 2230);

(2) BBC and personal service companies: Written evidence, to be published (HC 1522);

(3) Emergency Services Network: progress review: Written evidence, to be published (HC 1755);

(4) Funding for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland: Written evidence, to be published (HC 1751);

(5) The apprenticeship programme: progress review: Written evidence, to be published (HC 1749);

(6) Transport infrastructure in the South West: Written evidence, to be published (HC 1753)

(Meg Hillier).

15Welsh Affairs Committee

City Deals and Growth Deals in Wales: Oral evidence, to be published (HC 2095) (David T. C. Davies).

John Bercow

Speaker

Westminster Hall

The sitting began at 4.30 pm.

Debate on an e-petition (Standing Order No. 10(1)(a))

1Identification of pets

Resolved, That this House has considered e-petition 229004 relating to the identification of pets.—(Martyn Day.)

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

Adjourned at 6.07 pm until tomorrow.

Lindsay Hoyle

Chairman of Ways and Means

Papers Laid

Papers presented and delivered to the Votes and Proceedings Office on 14 June 2019 under Standing Orders No. 158 and No. 159

Papers subject to Negative Resolution

1Miscellaneous Series No. 22 (2019)

Trade Agreement, done at Quito on 15 May 2019, between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Republic of Colombia, the Republic of Ecuador and the Republic of Peru with an Explanatory Memorandum (by Act) and accompanying report (by Command) (Cm. 122) (Secretary Jeremy Hunt)

Other papers

2Energy

Capacity Market (Amendment) (No. 4) Rules 2019 (by Act) (Secretary Greg Clark)

Papers presented or laid upon the Table on 17 June 2019

Papers subject to Affirmative Resolution

3Income Tax

Draft Capital Allowances (Structures and Buildings Allowances) Regulations 2019 (by Act), with an Explanatory Memorandum (by Command) (Jesse Norman)

Other papers

4Electricity

Explanatory Memorandum to the draft Electricity Capacity (No. 2) Regulations 2019 (by Command) (Secretary Greg Clark)

5Groceries Code Adjudicator

Report and Accounts of the Groceries Code Adjudicator for 2018–19, with the Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General (by Act), to be printed (HC 2112) (Secretary Greg Clark)

6Home Office

Home Office Minute, dated 17 June 2018, concerning a contingent liability relating to indemnifying the Daniel Morgan Independent Panel (by Command) (Secretary Sajid Javid)

7Law Commission

Law Commission Anti-money laundering: the SARs regime report (by Act), to be printed (HC 2098) (Secretary David Gauke)

8National Health Service

(1) Report and Accounts of Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust for 2018–19 (by Act) (Secretary Matt Hancock)

(2) Report and Accounts of Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust for 2018–19 (by Act) (Secretary Matt Hancock)

(3) Report and Accounts of Liverpool Women's NHS Foundation Trust for 2018–19 (by Act) (Secretary Matt Hancock)

(4) Report and Accounts of Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust for 2018–19 (by Act) (Secretary Matt Hancock)

(5) Report and Accounts of Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust for 2018–19 (by Act) (Secretary Matt Hancock)

(6) Report and Accounts of North West Boroughs Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust for 2018–19 (by Act) (Secretary Matt Hancock)

(7) Report and Accounts of University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust for 2018–19 (by Act) (Secretary Matt Hancock)

Withdrawn papers

9Electricity

Explanatory Memorandum to the draft Electricity Capacity (No. 2) Regulations 2019 (laid 5 June)

ECCLESIASTICAL COMMITTEE

The Speaker has nominated the following Member to serve on the Ecclesiastical Committee during this Parliament pursuant to section 2(2) of the Church of England Assembly (Powers) Act 1919:

Martin Vickers.

SPEAKER’S CERTIFICATES

INSTRUMENTS

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

Draft Community Infrastructure Levy (Amendment) (England) (No.2) Regulations 2019

Draft Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications, Deemed Applications, Requests and Site Visits) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2019

CORRECTION

4 June 2019

Item 20 should have read:

Environmental Audit Committee

(1) UK Export Finance:

(i) Nineteenth Report, to be printed, with the formal minutes relating to the Report (HC 1804);

(ii) Written evidence, to be published (HC 1804);

(2) Fixing fashion: clothing consumption and sustainability: Government Response to the Committee’s Sixteenth Report, Session 2017-19: Eighteenth Special Report, to be printed (HC 2311);

(3) Sustainable development goals in the UK follow up: Hunger, malnutrition and food insecurity in the UK: Government Response to the Committee’s Thirteenth Report, Session 2017-19: Nineteenth Special Report, to be printed (HC 2310);

(4) Correspondence with the Chancellor of the Exchequer relating to the 2019 Spring Statement: Written evidence, to be published;

(5) Toxic chemicals: Written evidence, to be published (HC 1805);

(6) Voluntary National Review of UK progress against the Sustainable Development Goals: Written evidence, to be published (HC 2108)

(Mary Creagh).

 

 

Prepared 17 June 2019