House of Commons

Votes and Proceedings
Monday 24 June 2019

No. 318

The House met at 2.30 pm.

Prayers

1Speaker's Statement: Recall petition outcome: Member for Brecon and Radnorshire

2Questions to the Secretary of State for Education

3Statement: European Council (The Prime Minister)

4Kew Gardens (Leases) (No. 3) Bill [Lords]: Second Reading

Bill read a second time.

5Kew Gardens (Leases) (No. 3) Bill [Lords]: Programme

Motion made and Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 83A(7)), That the following provisions shall apply to the Kew Gardens (Leases) (No. 3) Bill [Lords]:

Committal

(1) The Bill shall be committed to the Legislative Grand Committee (England).

Proceedings in the Legislative Grand Committee (England), on Consideration and up to and including Third Reading

(2) Proceedings in the Legislative Grand Committee (England) on the Bill, proceedings on Consideration and any proceedings in legislative grand committee on a consent motion shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion two hours after the commencement of proceedings in the Legislative Grand Committee (England) on the Bill.

(3) Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion three hours after the commencement of proceedings in the Legislative Grand Committee (England) on the Bill.

(4) Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to proceedings in the Legislative Grand Committee (England) on the Bill or to proceedings on Consideration and up to and including Third Reading.

Other proceedings

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

Question agreed to.

6Climate Change

Motion made and Question proposed, That the draft Climate Change Act 2008 (2050 Target Amendment) Order 2019, which was laid before this House on 12 June, be approved.—(Chris Skidmore.)

The Depuuty Speaker announced a time limit on backbench speeches (Standing Order No. 47(1)).

Question agreed to.

7Standing Orders (Consideration of Estimates) (No. 2)

Ordered, That, notwithstanding the Order of 26 June 2018 (Standing Orders (Consideration of Estimates)), Standing Order No. 54 (Consideration of estimates) shall apply for the remainder of this Session as if, for the word ‘Three’ in line 1, there were substituted the word ‘Seven’.—(Matt Warman.)

8Estimates (Liaison Committee Recommendation)

Motion made and Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 145(3)), That this House agrees with the Report of the Liaison Committee of 18 June 2019:

(1) That a day not later than 5 August be allotted for the consideration of the following Estimates for financial year 2019–20: Department for Work and Pensions, and Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government;

(2) That a further day not later than 5 August be allotted for the consideration of the following Estimates for financial year 2019–20: Department for International Development, and Department for Education.—(Matt Warman.)

Question agreed to.

9Business of the House (26 June)

Ordered, That at the sitting on Wednesday 26 June, paragraph (2) of Standing Order No. 31 (Questions on amendments) shall apply to the Motion in the name of Ian Blackford as if the day were an Opposition Day; proceedings on the Motion may continue, though opposed, for three hours and shall then lapse if not previously disposed of; and Standing Order No. 41A (Deferred divisions) shall not apply.—(Matt Warman.)

10Adjournment (Summer)

Motion made and Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 25), That this House, at its rising on Thursday 25 July 2019, do adjourn until Tuesday 3 September 2019.—(Matt Warman.)

The House divided.

Division No. 423

Ayes: 223 (Tellers: Amanda Milling, Mike Freer)

Noes: 25 (Tellers: Dr Sarah Wollaston, Tom Brake)

Question accordingly agreed to.

11Changes to membership of select committees

Ordered, That Alison Thewliss be discharged from the Procedure Committee and Kirsty Blackman be added.—(Bill Wiggin, on behalf of the Selection Committee.)

12Public petitions

A public petition from Glasgow East relating to the Nnamani family in Glasgow was presented and read by David Linden.

13Adjournment

Subject: Smart cities (Dr Lisa Cameron)

Resolved, That this House do now adjourn.—(Matt Warman.)

Adjourned at 8.09 pm until tomorrow.

Other Proceedings

General Committees: Reports

14First Delegated Legislation Committee

Mr Laurence Robertson (Chair) reported the Value Added Tax (Reduced Rate) (Energy-Saving Materials) Order 2019 (S.I., 2019, No. 958).

General Committees: Appointments

15High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill Committee

Members: Rachael Maskell discharged and Matt Rodda nominated in substitution.

16Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) Bill Committee (Programming Sub-Committee)

Members: Chris Elmore, Luke Graham, Luke Hall, Jim McMahon, Stephen Morgan, Jeremy Quin and Rishi Sunak

17First Delegated Legislation Committee (Value Added Tax (Reduced Rate) (Energy-Saving Materials) Order 2019)

Members: Antoinette Sandbach discharged and Michael Tomlinson nominated in substitution.

18Third Delegated Legislation Committee (draft Victims and Witnesses (Scotland) Act 2014 (Consequential Modification) Order 2019)

Members: Kirstene Hair and Stuart C McDonald discharged and Mark Menzies and Chris Stephens nominated in substitution.

Reports from Select Committees relating to orders for printing made during the adjournment under Standing Order No. 137

19Work and Pensions Committee

Correspondence with the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Family Support, Housing and Child Maintenance relating to the Post Grant Advisory Service: Written evidence, to be published (Clerk of the House).

Reports from Select Committees

20Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee

Reality TV: Written evidence, to be published (HC 2203)(Damian Collins).

21Foreign Affairs Committee

Correspondence with the Foreign Secretary relating to Russia’s proposed re-entry to the Council of Europe: Written evidence, to be published (Tom Tugendhat).

22Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee

(1) Modern methods of construction: Fifteenth Report, to be printed, with the formal minutes relating to the Report (HC 1831);

(2) Correspondence from the Minister relating to the Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) Bill: Written evidence, to be published;

(3) Independent review of building regulations: Written evidence, to be published (HC 555);

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

(Mr Clive Betts).

23International Trade Committee

2017 Arms Export Controls Annual Report: Written evidence, to be published (HC 1809) (Angus Brendan MacNeil).

24Public Accounts (Committee of)

(1) Transport infrastructure in the South West:

(i) 104th Report, to be printed, with the formal minutes relating to the Report (HC 1753);

(ii) Written evidence, to be published (HC 1753);

(2) Fourth Annual Report of the Chair of the Committee of Public Accounts: Third Special Report, to be printed (HC 2370)

(Meg Hillier).

Notification under the Recall of MPs Act 2015

25Recall petition: outcome

Text of the notification received by the Speaker:


Recall Petition 2019                 Public Notice of Outcome of Petition

Petition to Remove the MP for Brecon and Radnorshire, Chris Davies

Petition signing period

Constituency

Recall condition



Petition successful 

Number of electors eligible to sign the petition

Number of electors who validly signed the petition

Percentage of electors who validly signed the petition

Number of rejected signing sheets due to:

   No official mark

   Unmarked or void for uncertainty

Total number of rejected signing sheets

Thursday, 09 May 2019 to 20 June 2019

Brecon and Radnorshire

The relevant recall condition was due to Chris Davies MP being convicted of an offence of providing false/misleading information for a parliamentary allowances claim and also of a second offence of attempting to provide such information.

Yes

53032


10005

19%


 

0

41

41

Name: Caroline Turner (Petition Officer)

Date: 21 June 2019

John Bercow

Speaker

Westminster Hall

The sitting began at 4.30 pm.

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

26Unsustainable packaging

Resolved, That this House has considered e-petition 232684 relating to unsustainable packaging.—(Daniel Zeichner.)

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

Adjourned at 6.00 pm until tomorrow.

Lindsay Hoyle

Chairman of Ways and Means

Papers Laid

Papers subject to Negative Resolution

1Prisons

Parole Board Rules 2019 (S.I., 2019, No. 1038), dated 20 June 2019 (by Act), with an Explanatory Memorandum and an Impact Assessment (by Command) (Secretary David Gauke)

2Ukraine No.1 (2019)

Protocol, done at London on 7 June 2019, between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of Ukraine on International Road Transport (by Command) (CP 129), with an Explanatory Memorandum (by Act) (Secretary Jeremy Hunt)

Other papers

3Crown Estate

Integrated Report and Accounts of The Crown Estate for 2018–19, with the Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General (by Act), to be printed (HC 2257) (Clerk of the House)

4Duchies of Lancaster and Cornwall

Report and Accounts of the Duchy of Cornwall (by Act) (Robert Jenrick)

5Equality

Is Britain Fairer? The state of equality and human rights 2018 (by Act) (Penny Mordaunt)

6Government Resources and Accounts

Report and Accounts of the Crown Estate Office for 2018–19, with the Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General (by Act), to be printed (HC 2284) (Jesse Norman)

7National Audit

Report by the Comptroller and Auditor General on Department of Health & Social Care: Investigation into NHS Property Services Limited (by Act), to be printed (HC 2222) (Clerk of the House)

8National Health Service

(1) Report and Accounts of Bolton NHS Foundation Trust for 2018–19 (by Act) (Secretary Matt Hancock)

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

(3) Report and Accounts of Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust for 2018–19 (by Act) (Secretary Matt Hancock)

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

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

(6) Report and Accounts of Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust for 2018–19 (by Act) (Secretary Matt Hancock)

(7) Report and Accounts of South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust for 2018–19 (by Act) (Secretary Matt Hancock)

(8) Report and Accounts of Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust for 2018–19 (by Act) (Secretary Matt Hancock)

(9) Report and Accounts of The Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust for 2018–19 (by Act) (Secretary Matt Hancock)

(10) Report and Accounts of Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust for 2018–19 (by Act) (Secretary Matt Hancock)

(11) Report and Accounts of Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust for 2018–19 (by Act) (Secretary Matt Hancock)

9Sovereign Grant

Report and Accounts of the Sovereign Grant and Sovereign Grant Reserve for 2018–19, with the Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General (by Act), to be printed (HC 2289) (Robert Jenrick)

10Transport

Government overview of the case for HS2 Phase 2a and its environmental impacts (by Command) (CP 118) (Secretary Chris Grayling)

SPEAKER’S CERTIFICATES

Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill

The Speaker has certified, for the purposes of Standing Order No. 83J, and on the basis of material put before him, that, in his opinion Clauses 1 to 5 of the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill (Bill 404) relate exclusively to England and Wales and are within devolved legislative competence, as defined in Standing Order No. 83J.

Kew Gardens (Leases) (No. 3) Bill [Lords]

The Speaker has certified, for the purposes of Standing Order No. 83J, and on the basis of material put before him, that, in his opinion the Kew Gardens (Leases) (No. 3) Bill [Lords] (Bill 401) relates exclusively to England and is within devolved legislative competence, as defined in Standing Order No. 83J.

 

CORRECTION

Wednesday 22 May 2019

Item 6 under Papers Laid should have read:

House of Commons Members’ Fund

Account of the House of Commons Members’ Fund for 2016–17 (by Act), to be printed (HC 2457) (Clerk of the House).

Monday 10 June 2019

The following item should have appeared as the first item in Other Proceedings:

Reports from Select Committees relating to orders for printing made during the adjournment under Standing Order No. 137

( ) Work and Pensions Committee

Defined benefit pension schemes: Written evidence, to be published (HC 579) (Order made in the adjournment (Standing Order No. 137)) (Clerk of the House). 

 

 

Prepared 24 June 2019