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Today in Parliament
Tuesday, 27 June 2017
House of Commons
Main Chamber
11:30 Oral Questions Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Including Topical Questions at 11:15
12:30 Debate The Gracious Address (Day 4)
Education and Local Services
19:00 Adjournment Debate Rollout of Universal Credit in Lowestoft
Peter Aldous MP (Waveney, Con)
House of Lords
Lords Chamber
14:30 Oral Question *Lord Rooker
To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they intend to bring forward amendments to legislation to ensure that civil society plays a meaningful role in the democratic process.
14:40* Oral Question *Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb
To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will publish all the correspondence, internal briefings, and policy advice relating to the 2009 Lakanal House fire and subsequent inquest; and whether they will implement the Coroner's recommendations relating to building regulations and processes.
14:50* Oral Question *Lord Hunt of Kings Heath
To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact on the NHS of figures released by the Nursing and Midwifery Council showing a 96 per cent reduction in the number of nurses registering to work in the United Kingdom in the year since the referendum on leaving the European Union.
14:55* Oral Question Topical oral question
Ballot to be drawn at 1pm on Friday 23 June.
15:00* Committee Motion The Senior Deputy Speaker intends to move the following 18 motions en bloc: but if any Lord objects the motions must be moved separately to the extent desired.
Deputy Chairmen of Committees House of Lords Commission; Communications; Constitution; Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform; Economic Affairs; European Union; Finance; Hybrid Instruments; International Relations; Liaison; Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST); Privileges and Conduct; Procedure; Science and Technology; Secondary Legislation Scrutiny; Services; Standing Orders (Private Bills)
followed by Committee Motion The Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Evans of Bowes Park) intends to move the following four motions en bloc: but if any Lord objects the motions must be moved separately to the extent desired.
Artificial Intelligence; Citizenship and Civic Engagement; Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2006; Political Polling and Digital Media
followed by Debate Queen's Speech
It is expected that the debate on the address will continue and that the principal topics for debate will be home affairs, justice, constitutional affairs, devolved affairs, communities and local government.
All Party Committees
All Party Groups
09:00 W4 Turkmenistan
Inaugural meeting of the 2017 Parliament.
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: helen.sandford@parliament.uk or on x7233
09:15 W4 Tajikistan
Inaugural meeting of the 2017 Parliament.
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: helen.sandford@parliament.uk or on x7233
09:30 W4 African Great Lakes Region
AGM
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: tunmorej@parliament.uk
09:45 W4 Mayflower Pilgrims
AGM.
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: tunmorej@parliament.uk
10.15 W4 Against Antisemitism
AGM
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: tunmorej@parliament.uk
10:00 W4 Youth Hostelling
AGM.
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: tunmorej@parliament.uk
11:00 Committee Room 13 Micronutrients And Health
AGM
Nutritional issues in older people. Guest speakers: Professor Philip Calder, Professor of Nutritional Immunology, University of Southampton; and Dr Catherine Hankey, Senior Lecturer in Human Nutrition, University of Glasgow. Meeting will also serve as AGM and include re-election of Officers.
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: Angela Roberts robertsab@parliament.uk
11:30 Grimond Room (PCH) Belize
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: bob.stewart.mp@parliament.uk
12:00 Grimond Room (PCH) Kyrgyzstan
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: bob.stewart.mp@parliament.uk
12:30 Grimond Room (PCH) Kyrgyzstan
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: bob.stewart.mp@parliament.uk
15:30 Committee Room P (PCH) Saudi Arabia
Inaugural meeting and AGM.
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: mark.menzies.mp@parliament.uk
16:00 Committee Room 0 (PCH) Global Health
AGM.
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: mcmullene@parliament.uk
17:00 Committee Room 2A Food and Health Forum
Will be discussing dietary advice in the UK and the influence of social media with guest speakers Jennifer Low of the British Dietetics Association and Leonie Milliner, Chief Executive of the Association for Nutrition.
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: amessd@parliament.uk
17:00 W4 Tennis
AGM
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: chris.leslie@parliament.uk
17:00 Thatcher Room (PCH) Water
Affordability In The Water Sector.
The meeting will focus on affordability in the water sector and will hear from the following: Guest Speakers: Tony Smith, Chief Executive of the Consumer Council for Water· Louis Beardmore, Director of Customer Service at United Utilities· Teresa Perchard, Customer Challenge Group Chair at Affinity Water. This meeting will also serve as the Group’s Annual General Meeting.
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: mcintoshac@parliament.uk
17:45 Committee Room 3A Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
AGM: Nominations for the two co-chairs and the three vice-chairs may be submitted in advance of the meeting by email to sharkeyjk@parliament.uk
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: yasmin.qureshi.mp@parliament.uk
19:00 Bellamys (PCH) Defence and Security Issues
General Meeting with a view to re-forming after the General Election.
For further information, queries or to RSVP, please contact: Apologies in advance to ashbyr@parliament.uk