Announcements for Tuesday 01 September 2020

Announcements 

FORTHCOMING END OF DAY ADJOURNMENT DEBATES 

Tuesday 8 September to Monday 14 September

The deadline for applications for end of day Adjournment debates for Tuesday 8 September to Monday 14 September is Wednesday 2 September.

Applications should be made in writing to the Table Office by 7.00pm or rise of the House, whichever is the earlier, on Wednesday 2 September. The ballot will take place on Thursday 3 September.

Tuesday 15 September to Monday 21 September

The deadline for applications for end of day Adjournment debates for Tuesday 15 September to Monday 21 September is Wednesday 9 September.

Applications should be made in writing to the Table Office by 7.00pm or rise of the House, whichever is the earlier, on Wednesday 9 September. The ballot will take place on Thursday 10 September.

FORTHCOMING DEPARTMENTS ANSWERING IN WESTMINSTER HALL 

Sittings in Westminster Hall are currently suspended (Order of 19 March).

DEADLINE FOR CALL LISTS FOR SUBSTANTIVE PROCEEDINGS  

Deadlines for call lists for substantive proceedings

Deadline

Date of proceeding

Proceeding

1.00 pm Tuesday 1 September

Wednesday 2 September

Second Reading of the Private International Law (Implementation of Agreements) Bill [Lords]

1.00 pm Wednesday 2 September

Thursday 3 September

Committee and remaining stages of the Non-Domestic Rating (Public Lavatories) Bill

Members wishing to speak in substantive proceedings should apply to the Speaker’s Office by emailing speakersoffice@parliament.uk from their parliamentary email address.

TABLING OF PARLIAMENTARY QUESTIONS  

Questions for oral answer

Under Standing Order No. 22(6), the Speaker made the following arrangements for tabling Questions for oral answer when the House returns:

Last date of tabling*

Date for answer

Departments etc.

Tuesday 1 September**

Monday 7 September

Education (T)

Tuesday 1 September

Wednesday 9 September

Scotland

Wednesday 2 September

Tuesday 8 September

Foreign, Commonwealth and Development (T)

The results of the shuffles on 25 August were be published on 26 August. They are available on the internet at http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm/cmfutoral/futoral.pdf

For further details of last tabling days for other departments and answering bodies, see the Order of Questions rota available from the Vote Office and on the internet at http://www.parliament.uk/documents/commons-table-office/Oral-questions-rota.pdf

Notes:

* The latest time for tabling is 12.30pm on each of these days.

** First sitting day after adjournment.

*** (T) indicates that there are also Topical questions for that Department.

Questions for written answer on a named day

The latest time for tabling a Question for written answer on a named day before the Summer Adjournment was 2.30pm on Friday 17 July (for answer on Wednesday 22 July). Questions for written answer received after 6.30pm on 22 July and before 2.30pm on Friday 28 August were be treated as having been tabled on 28 August.

Time of tabling

Earliest date for named day answer

Monday 20 July until 6.30pm on Wednesday 22 July

Tuesday 1 September

From 6.30pm on Wednesday 22 July to 2.30pm on Friday 28 August

Thursday 3 September (Each Member may table five named day questions during this period.)

Tuesday 1 September

Monday 7 September

Further Information 

Members’ Guide to Chamber proceedings 

The Members’ Guide to Chamber proceedings are available on the Parliamentary website

Business of the Day 

Documents and reports relating to the business being held in the Chamber are available on the Commons Business Briefings webpage: www.parliament.uk/business/publications/research/commons-business-briefings/

Written Statements 

Text of today’s Written Statements: www.parliament.uk/business/publications/written-questions-answers-statements/written-statements/

Select Committees 

Select Committees Webpage: www.parliament.uk/business/committees/committees-a-z/commons-select/

Recent Select Committee Reports: www.parliament.uk/business/publications/committees/recent-reports/

Standing Orders Relating to Public Business 

Text of Standing Orders relating to public business: www.parliament.uk/business/publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201919/cmstords/341/body.html

European Business 

European Business Referrals and Motion documents for consideration by European Committees or on the Floor of the House are available on the European Business
webpage: www.parliament.uk/business/publications/business-papers/commons/european-business11/

Digital Engagement 

Information about digital engagement opportunities for debates is available on the parliamentary website: www.parliament.uk/digital-engagement-programme.

All business papers are available via the HousePapers app on mobile devices