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Parliamentary Committees Meeting This Week
Wednesday, 24 October 2018
Public Bill Committee
Overseas Electors Bill
14:00 Committee Room 11Further to consider the Bill
Parliamentary Constituencies (Amendment) Bill
10:00 Committee Room 11Further to consider the Bill
Select Committees
Defence Committee
15:00 Committee Room 16Work of DE&S
Sir Simon Bollom, Chief Executive, DE&S.
Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
14:30 Committee Room 6The work of the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Rt Hon Jeremy Wright MP, Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport.
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee
09:30 Committee Room 8Scrutiny of the Agriculture Bill
Nick Allen, Chief Executive Officer, British Meat Processors Association, David Brown, Policy Adviser, Horticultural Trades Association, and David Christiansen, Board of Representatives Member, Arla Foods.
14:45 Thatcher Room (PCH)Scrutiny of the Agriculture Bill
Tim Breitmeyer, President, Country Land and Business Association, George Dunn, Chief Executive, Tenant Farmers Association, and Minette Batters, President, National Farmers' Union.
Exiting the European Union Committee
09:15 Boothroyd Room (PCH)The progress of the UK’s negotiations on EU withdrawal
Dr Katy Hayward, Reader in Sociology, Queen’s University Belfast, and David Shiels, Policy Analyst, Open Europe; Aodhan Connolly, Director, Northern Ireland Retail Consortium, and Seamus Leheny, Policy Manager, Freight Transport Association (at 10.15am).
Home Affairs Committee
14:30 Wilson Room (PCH)Counter-terrorism
AC Neil Basu, National Lead for Counter Terrorism Policing; Sara Khan, Chief of Commission for Countering Extremism (at 3.30pm).
International Development Committee Sub-Committee on the Work of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact
09:50 Committee Room 5ICAI's review on Governance in Nepal/Uganda
Tina Fahm, Lead Commissioner, Nigel Thornton, Team Leader, Independent Commission for Aid Impact, Nick Dyer, Director General, Economic Development and International Relations Division, and Chris Murgatroyd, Governance Policy Adviser, Department for International Development.
International Trade Committee
10:00 Committee Room 6The impact of UK- EU arrangements on wider UK trade policy
Bryn Ward, Managing Director, UK Customs Solutions Limited, and Representative from ACITA; Joe Owen, Associate Director, Institute for Government, and Representative from Policy Exchange (at 11.00am).
Procedure Committee
14:45 Committee Room 15Motions under section 13(1) of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018
Public Accounts Committee
14:30 Committee Room 8Department for Transport: Implementation for Brexit
Bernadette Kelly, Permanent Secretary, and Lucy Chadwick, Director General, Department for Transport.
Treasury Committee
14:15 Grimond Room (PCH)Work of the Treasury
Sir Tom Scholar, Permanent Secretary, and Kate Ivers, Acting Finance Director, HM Treasury.
Women and Equalities Committee
09:50 Grimond Room (PCH)Tackling inequalities faced by the Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities
Dave Brown, Director, Migration Yorkshire, and Councillor Jim Steinke, Cabinet member for Neighbourhoods and Community Safety, Sheffield City Council.
Work and Pensions Committee
09:30 Wilson Room (PCH)Universal Credit rollout
Steven McIntosh, Director of UK Poverty Policy, Advocacy and Campaigns, Save the Children, Dalia Ben-Galim, Director of Policy, Gingerbread, and Joe Shalam, Researcher, Centre for Social Justice.
Delegated Legislation Committees
Eighth Delegated Legislation Committee
14:30 Committee Room 12To consider the draft EEA Passport Rights (Amendment, etc., and Transitional Provisions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018
Seventh Delegated Legislation Committee
14:30 Committee Room 9To consider the Cattle Compensation (England) (Amendment) Order 2018 (S.I., 2018, No. 754)
Thursday, 25 October 2018
Public Bill Committee
Agriculture Bill
11:30 Boothroyd Room (PCH)Further to consider the Bill
14:00 Boothroyd Room (PCH)Further to consider the Bill
Delegated Legislation Committees
Ninth Delegated Legislation Committee
11:30 Committee Room 9To consider the draft Companies (Directors’ Report) and Limited Liability Partnerships (Energy and Carbon Report) Regulations 2018
Tenth Delegated Legislation Committee
11:30 Committee Room 11To consider the draft European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (Consequential Amendments) Regulations
Tuesday, 30 October 2018
Lords Committees
Bribery Act 2010 Committee
10:30 Committee Room 4Bribery Act 2010
Intergenerational Fairness and Provision Committee
11:30 Committee Room 4AIntergenerational Fairness and Provision
Science and Technology Committee (Lords)
15:15 Committee Room 4AForensic Science
Wednesday, 31 October 2018
Lords Committees
Constitution Committee
10:15 Committee Room 3APrivate Meeting
EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee
10:00 Committee Room 4APrivate Meeting
10:00 Committee Room 4APrivate Meeting
EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee
10:30 Committee Room 3Private Meeting