House of Commons

Votes and Proceedings
Tuesday 1 October 2019

No. 345

The House met at 11.30 am.

Prayers

1Questions to the Chancellor of the Exchequer

2Urgent Questions: (1) Irish border: customs arangements (James Duddridge)

(2) Deaths of homeless people (Luke Hall)

(3) Yemen (Andrew Stephenson)

3Exiting the European Union (Agriculture)

Resolved, That the draft Common Organisation of the Markets in Agricultural Products (Transitional Arrangements etc.) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, which were laid before this House on 24 July, be approved.—(George Eustice.)

4Exiting the European Union (Agriculture)

Resolved, That the draft Common Agricultural Policy and Common Organisation of the Markets in Agricultural Products (Miscellaneous Amendments) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, which were laid before this House on 24 July, be approved.—(George Eustice.)

5Exiting the European Union (Agriculture)

Resolved, That the draft Import and Export Licences (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, which were laid before this House on 23 July, be approved.—(George Eustice.)

6Exiting the European Union (Pesticides)

Resolved, That the draft Pesticides (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, which were laid before this House on 17 July, be approved.—(George Eustice.)

7Public petition

A public petition from residents of the United Kingdom relating to the use of bus lanes by the Freewheelers was presented and read by Valerie Vaz.

8Adjournment

Subject: Performance of South Western Railway (Caroline Nokes)

Resolved, That this House do now adjourn.—(Leo Docherty.

Adjourned at 5.32 pm until tomorrow.

Other Proceedings

Changes to Notices Given

9Asylum Seekers (Accommodation Eviction Procedures) Bill

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 4 October.

10Universal Credit Sanctions (Zero Hours Contracts) Bill

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 4 October.

11Workers (Definition and Rights) Bill

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 4 October.

Reports from Select Committees

12Foreign Affairs Committee

(1) Correspondence from the Foreign Secretary relating to the World Trade Organisation: Written evidence, to be published;

(2) The UK and Iran’s regional role: Written evidence, to be published (HC 2607);

(3) The Caucasus: Written evidence, to be published (HC 2608)

(Tom Tugendhat).

13Petitions Committee

(1) Record of the Committee’s decisions relating to e-petitions, to be published; 

(2) List of closed e-petitions presented to the House, to be published

(Helen Jones).

14Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee

(1) Work of the Committee since the 2017 General Election: Twenty-first Report, to be printed, with the formal minutes relating to the Report (HC 2658);

(2) Governance of Official Statistics: Redefining the Dual Role of the UK Statistics Authority; And Re-evaluating the Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007: UKSA response to the Committee’s Eighteenth Report: Sixteenth Special Report, to be printed (HC 2656);

(3) Role of Parliament in the UK Constitution: Scrutiny of International Treaties and Other Agreements: Written evidence, to be published (HC 2672);

(4) Correspondence to the Cabinet Secretary relating to special advisers: Written evidence, to be published;

(5) Correspondence to the Chair of the UK Statistics Authority relating to Census 2021; Written evidence, to be published

(Sir Bernard Jenkin). 

John Bercow

Speaker

Westminster Hall

The sitting began at 9.30 am.

Business appointed by the Chairman of Ways and Means (Standing Order No. 10(6))

1Legal protection for residents of park homes

Resolved, That this House has considered legal protection for residents of park homes.—(Sir Peter Bottomley.)

2Improving healthcare on the Isle of Wight

Resolved, That this House has considered the matter of improving healthcare on the Isle of Wight.—(Mr Bob Seely.)

The sitting was suspended between 11.27 am and 2.30 pm (Standing Order No. 10(1)(b)).

3Social care funding

Motion made and Question proposed, That this House has considered social care funding.—(Sir Vince Cable.)

The Chair announced a time limit on backbench speeches (under the authority of the Chairman of Ways and Means and Standing Order No. 47(1)).

Resolved, That this House has considered social care funding.

4Child poverty in Leicester

Resolved, That this House has considered child poverty in Leicester.—(Liz Kendall.)

The sitting was suspended between 4.27 pm and 4.30 pm.

5Adult learning and vocational skills training in the Metropolitan Borough of Dudley

Resolved, That this House has considered adult learning and vocational skills training in the Metropolitan Borough of Dudley.—(Margot James.)

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


Adjourned at 5.30 pm until tomorrow.

Lindsay Hoyle

Chairman of Ways and Means

Papers Laid

Papers subject to Negative Resolution

1Miscellaneous Series No. 33 (2019)

Protocol, done at Berlin on 19 March 2018, to the Convention concerning the Construction and Operation of a European X-Ray Free-Electron Laser Facility on the Accession of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (CP 150) (by Command), with an Explanatory Memorandum (by Act) (Secretary Dominic Raab)

2Pesticides

Pesticides (Amendment) Regulations 2019 (S.I., 2019, No. 1290), dated 26 September 2019 (by Act), with an Explanatory Memorandum (by Command) (Secretary Theresa Villiers)

Other papers

3Reserve Forces

(1) Report under section 56(7) of the Reserve Forces Act 1996 on the making of a call-out order in support of the Regular Services' conduct of Air Policing Operations under section 56(1B) of that Act, dated 27 September 2019 (by Act) (Mark Lancaster)

(2) Report under section 56(7) of the Reserve Forces Act 1996 on the making of a call-out order in support of the Regular Services' conduct of Global Counter-Terrorism and Counter-Piracy tasks under section 56(1B) of that Act, dated 27 September 2019 (by Act) (Mark Lancaster)

(3) Report under section 56(7) of the Reserve Forces Act 1996 on the making of a call-out order in support of the Regular Services' conduct of Maritime Security Operations under section 56(1B) of that Act, dated 27 September 2019 (by Act) (Mark Lancaster)

(4) Report under section 56(7) of the Reserve Forces Act 1996 on the making of a call-out order in support of the Regular Services' in the support of the operation of Permanent Joint Operating Bases (PJOBs) under section 56(1B) of that Act, dated 27 September 2019 (by Act) (Mark Lancaster)

(5) Report under section 56(7) of the Reserve Forces Act 1996 on the making of a call-out order in support of the United Kingdom operations to counter the threat of Daesh under section 56(1B) of that Act, dated 27 September 2019 (by Act) (Mark Lancaster)

4Treasury

Treasury Minutes on the Government response to the Committee of Public Accounts on the Ninety-Fifth and on the Ninety-Ninth to the One Hundred and Eleventh reports from Session 2017–19 (by Command) (CP 176) (Mr Simon Clarke)

 

Prepared 1 October 2019