Business for Monday 06 July 2020

SUMMARY AGENDA: CHAMBER

† Virtual participation in proceedings

Business Today: Chamber 

Virtual participation in proceedings will commence after Prayers

2.30pm Prayers

Followed by

QUESTIONS 

1. Defence

The call list for Members participating is available on the House of Commons business papers pages.

URGENT QUESTIONS AND STATEMENTS 

3.30pm

Ministerial Statements, including on The introduction of the Global Human Rights sanctions regime by the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

The call list for Members participating is available on the House of Commons business papers pages.

Virtual participation in proceedings will conclude after Ministerial Statements.

PRESENTATION OF BILLS 

No debate (Standing Order No. 57)

Tibet (Reciprocal Access)

Tim Loughton

Bill to require the Secretary of State to report annually on restrictions on access by UK nationals to Tibet in comparison with other regions of China; to make provision to deny persons involved in imposing such restrictions permission to enter the UK; and for connected purposes.

BUSINESS OF THE DAY 

1. Domestic Abuse Bill: Remaining Stages

Until 10.00pm (Standing Order No.9(6) and Order of 28 April)

Notes:

Proceedings shall be taken in accordance with the Programme Order agreed to by the House on 28 April: proceedings on Consideration shall be brought to a conclusion no later than 9.00pm; and proceedings on Third Reading shall be brought to a conclusion no later than 10.00pm. For amendments see separate paper (also available on the documents webpage for the Bill).

The Scottish Parliament and the Northern Ireland Assembly have approved Legislative Consent Motions relating to this Bill. Copies of the Resolutions are available in the Vote Office (also available on the documents webpage for the Bill).

2. Joint Committee on Consolidation, &c., Bills

No debate after 10.00pm (Standing Order No. 9(6))

Bill Wiggin, on behalf of the Committee of Selection

That Chris Elmore, Imran Hussain, Conor McGinn and Grahame Morris be discharged from the Joint Committee on Consolidation, &c., Bills and Richard Burgon, Maria Eagle, Christina Rees, Andy Slaughter and Owen Thompson be added.

3. Northern Ireland Affairs Committee

No debate after 10.00pm (Standing Order No. 9(6))

Bill Wiggin, on behalf of the Committee of Selection

That Conor McGinn be discharged from the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee and Stephanie Peacock be added.

ADJOURNMENT DEBATE 

Until 10.30pm or for half an hour (whichever is later) (Standing Order No. 9(7))

Policing in Devon and Cornwall: Steve Double

Written Statements 

STATEMENTS TO BE MADE TODAY 

Minister for the Cabinet Office

1.Transfer of Cabinet Office Historic Records

Secretary of State for Education

2.Higher Education Student Finance

Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

3.Human Rights Update

Secretary of State for the Home Department

4.Independent verification of the MI5 Compliance Improvement Review

Secretary of State for Transport

5.Travel Corridors

Notes:

Texts of Written Statements are available from the Vote Office and on the internet at http://www.parliament.uk/business/publications/written-questions-answers-statements/written-statements/.

Committees Meeting Today 

Broadcasts of proceedings can be found at https://www.parliamentlive.tv/Commons

Some committee members and witnesses might now physically attend meetings, however, there is no public access at present.

Select Committees 

Public Accounts Committee

Subject: Progress in remediating dangerous cladding

Witnesses: 2.30pm: Jeremy Pocklington, Permanent Secretary, and Neil O'Connor, Director, Building Safety Programme, Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
1.45pm (private), 2.30pm (public)

International Development Committee

Subject: Humanitarian crises monitoring: impact of coronavirus

Witnesses: 2.30pm: Rt Hon Anne-Marie Trevelyan MP, Secretary of State for International Development, Dr Charlotte Watts, Chief Scientist, Rachel Glennerster, Chief Economist, and Matthew Wyatt, Head of DFID’s Conflict Humanitarian and Security Department, Department for International Development

3.20pm: Rt Hon Anne-Marie Trevelyan MP, Secretary of State for International Development, and Nick Dyer, Acting Permanent Secretary, Department for International Development

Virtual meeting
2.00pm (private), 2.30pm (public)

Administration Committee

Virtual meeting
4.30pm (private)

Joint Committees 

Human Rights

Subject: Black people, racism and human rights

Witnesses: 4.00pm: Rt Hon David Lammy MP, Shadow Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice; Wendy Williams, HM Inspector of Constabulary and HM Inspector of Fire and Rescue Services; Lord Woolley of Woodford; Baroness Lawrence of Clarendon OBE

Virtual meeting
3.30pm (private), 4.00pm (public)

Delegated Legislation Committees 

First Delegated Legislation Committee

To consider the Health Protection (Coronavirus, Wearing of Face Coverings on Public Transport) (England) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 592)

Room 10
5.00pm (public)

Second Delegated Legislation Committee

To consider the Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) (Amendment) (No. 4) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 588)

Room 14
5.00pm (public)

Other 

Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee)

Virtual meeting
4.00pm (private)

Committee Reports Published Today 

PETITIONS COMMITTEE 

First Report: The impact of Covid-19 on maternity and parental leave HC 526
Time of publication:
00.01am