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The Week Ahead in the House of Commons
Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Main Chamber
11:30 Oral Questions International Development
Including Topical Questions at 11:53
12:00 Oral Questions Prime Minister
12:30* Ministerial Statement Regulation of Property Agents
Minister of State for Housing and Planning (Alok Sharma)
followed by Presentation of Bills Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill
Secretary Chris Grayling
followed by Presentation of Bills Smart Meters Bill
Secretary Greg Clark
followed by Ten Minute Rule Motion Worker (Definition and Rights) Bill
Christopher Stephens MP (Glasgow South West, SNP)
followed by Opposition Day Debate Pause of Universal Credit full service roll-out
That this House calls on the Government to pause the roll-out of Universal Credit full service.
19:00* Adjournment Debate Animals in peril worldwide
Andrew Rosindell MP (Romford, Con)
Westminster Hall
09:30 - 11:00 Debate Risk of surgical mesh implants
Ms Emma Hardy MP (Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle, Lab)
11:00 - 11:30 Debate Social security support for kinship carers
Melanie Onn MP (Great Grimsby, Lab)
14:30 - 16:00 Debate Effect of taxes on small businesses
Derek Thomas MP (St Ives, Con)
16:00 - 16:30 Debate Capital funding for a new hospital in Harlow
Rt Hon Robert Halfon MP (Harlow, Con)
16:30 - 17:30 Debate Women released from prison
Christopher Elmore MP (Ogmore, Lab)
Select Committees
09:30 Grimond Room (PCH) Northern Ireland Affairs
Work of the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland
Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP, Secretary of State for Northern Ireland.
09:30 Committee Room 8 Work and Pensions
Universal Credit roll-out
Rt Hon David Gauke MP, Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, Department for Work and Pensions.
09:50 Committee Room 15 International Development Sub-Committee on the Work Of The Independent Commission For Aid Impact
ICAI’s reviews on: (1) UK response to migration in the central Mediterranean and (2) UK aid in Somalia
Dr Alison Evans, Lead Commissioner, and Willem van Eekelen, Team Leader, Independent Commission for Aid Impact; Beverley Warmington, Director of CHASE and Migration, Department for International Development, Ed Hobart, UK Migration Envoy, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, and Nick Williams, Head of North Africa Joint Unit, Foreign and Commonwealth Office/Department for International Development (at 10.10am); Richard Gledhill, Lead Commissioner, and Mark de Pulford, Team Leader, Independent Commission for Aid Impact (at 10.40am); Phil Evans, Head of DFID Somalia, Department for International Development, Julian Reilly, Head, East Africa Department, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, and Alison Thorpe, Head, Africa Strategy and Network Unit, FCO (at 11.00am).
10:00 Wilson Room (PCH) International Trade
The work of the Department for International Trade
Officials, Department for International Trade.
14:00 Committee Room 8 International Development
DFID's work on education: Leaving no one behind?
Rt Hon Alistair Burt MP, Minister of State for International Development and Minister of State for the Middle East at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Anna Wechsberg, Policy Director, and Anna French, Head, Education Policy Team, Department for International Development.
14:30 Grimond Room (PCH) Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Sport Governance
Eniola Aluko, England Women’s Football Player; Lianne Sanderson, England Women’s Football Player (at 3.30pm); Martin Glenn, Chief Executive, Greg Clarke, Chairman, Dan Ashworth, Technical Director, and Rachel Brace, Human Resources Director, The Football Association (at 4.00pm).
14:30 Committee Room 16 Public Accounts
Online Fraud
Ian Dyson, Commissioner, City of London Police, Philip Rutnam, Permanent Secretary, and Richard Riley, Director, Serious and Organised Crime, Home Office.
14:45 Committee Room 6 Procedure
Exiting the European Union: scrutiny of delegated legislation
Pete Wishart MP; Rt Hon Andrea Leadsom MP, Lord President of the Council and Leader of the House of Commons, and Mr Steve Baker MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Exiting the European Union (at 3.30pm).
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Main Chamber
09:30 Oral Questions Transport
Including Topical Questions at 10:15
10:30* Business Statement Leader of the House
Rt Hon Andrea Leadsom MP (South Northamptonshire, Con)
followed by Backbench Business Debate Tobacco Control Plan
That this House has considered the Government's publication of the new Tobacco Control Plan
Rt Hon Sir Kevin Barron MP (Rother Valley, Lab)
followed by Backbench Business Debate Valproate and Fetal Anti-Convulsant Syndrome
That this House notes with concern that there has been a systematic failure to inform women of the dangers of taking the epilepsy drug Sodium Valproate during pregnancy, resulting in thousands of children being born with congenital defects, disabilities and developmental disorders since the 1970s as a result of fetal exposure to the drug; welcomes the launch of the Valproate Toolkit by the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency in February 2016 to ensure that women are informed of the potential risks of the drug, but further notes with concern a recent survey which found that 68 per cent of women have still not received these safety warnings; calls on the Government to take immediate steps to ensure that the materials in the Valproate Toolkit are distributed to all prescribing clinicians, pharmacists, and women who are being prescribed the drug; and further calls on the Government to bring forward proposals for a care plan and financial assistance to the victims of sodium valproate in pregnancy and their families.
Rt Hon Norman Lamb MP (North Norfolk, Lib Dem)
17:00* Adjournment Debate Azerbaijan laundromat scheme
Rt Hon Margaret Hodge MBE MP (Barking, Lab)
Westminster Hall
13:30 - 15:00 Debate Carbon Capture and Storage
Mr Simon Clarke MP (Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland, Con)
15:00 - 17:30 Debate Government's review of defence capability
Marcus Fysh MP (Yeovil, Con)
Public Bill Committee
11:30 Committee Room 10 Finance Bill
Further to consider the Bill
3rd sitting
14:00 Committee Room 10 Finance Bill
Further to consider the Bill
4th sitting
Delegated Legislation Committees
11:30 Committee Room 9 Second Delegated Legislation Committee
The draft Electricity Capacity (Amendment) Regulations 2017
Friday, 20 October 2017
Main Chamber
09:30 Legislation Assaults on Emergency Workers (Offences) Bill
Second Reading: Chris Bryant MP (Rhondda, Lab)
followed by Legislation Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Bill
Second Reading: Kevin Hollinrake MP (Thirsk and Malton, Con)
followed by Legislation Public Sector Exit Payments (Limitation) Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Local Audit (Public Access To Documents) Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Electronic Cigarettes (Regulation) Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Electoral Commission (Duties) Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Mobile Homes And Park Homes Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Sublet Property (Offences) Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Fruit And Vegetables (Classification) Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Student Loans (Debt Discharge) Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Stamp Duty Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Armed Forces (Volunteer Reserve) Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Fishing (Access To Territorial Waters) Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Speed Limits (England) Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Judicial Appointments And Retirements (Age Limits) Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Coastal Path (Definition) Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Domestic Energy (Value Added Tax) Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Manufactured Goods (Trade) Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Criminal Fraud (Private Prosecutions) Bill
Second Reading: Christopher Chope OBE MP (Christchurch, Con)
followed by Legislation Health And Social Care (National Data Guardian)
Second Reading: Peter Bone MP (Wellingborough, Con)
followed by Legislation Genocide Determination (No. 2) Bill
Second Reading: Fiona Bruce MP (Congleton, Con)
14:30* Adjournment Debate Memorial plaques to First World War servicemen
David Morris MP (Morecambe and Lunesdale, Con)
Monday, 23 October 2017
Main Chamber
14:30 Oral Questions Defence
15:15
22:30* Adjournment Debate Provision of health care in North Staffordshire
Gareth Snell MP (Stoke-on-Trent Central, Lab)
Westminster Hall
16:30 - 19:30 Debate e-petition 186565 relating to eligibility for mortgages
Paul Scully MP (Sutton and Cheam, Con)
Tuesday, 24 October 2017
Main Chamber
12:30* Ten Minute Rule Motion
Mr Christopher Chope (Christchurch, Con)
11:30 Oral Questions Chancellor of the Exchequer
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Wednesday, 25 October 2017
Main Chamber
11:30 Oral Questions Scotland
12:00 Oral Questions Prime Minister
12:30* Ten Minute Rule Motion Live Animal Exports (Prohibition) Bill
Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP (Chipping Barnet, Con)