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Wednesday 28 January 2015

House of Commons

Main Chamber

Time Business
11:30am Oral Questions

Northern Ireland

12:00pm Prime Minister's Question Time
Ten Minute Rule Motion - Laura Sandys

Private Rented Sector (Decent Homes Standard)


Opposition (15th allotted day) - Subject to be announced

Adjournment - Tracey Crouch

Funding for the hormone replacement therapy implant

Westminster Hall

Time Business
9:30am - 11:00am Mr Lee Scott

Progress on UNHCR report on Tamil people in Sri Lanka

11:00am - 11:30am Mr Simon Burns

Commuter rail services from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street

2:30pm - 4:00pm Dr William McCrea

SMEs and Government contracts

4:00pm - 4:30pm Cathy Jamieson

Human rights in Mexico

4:30pm - 5:00pm Paul Maynard

Rail services from Blackpool North

General Committee

Time Business
8:55am - Room 9, Palace of Westminster Fourth Delegated Legislation Committee

Motions in the name of Sir Tony Baldry relating to the Care of Churches and Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction (Amendment) Measure (HC 914), the Ecclesiastical Property Measure (HC 915) and the Church of England (Pensions) (Amendment) Measure (HC 916)

8:55am - Room 9, Palace of Westminster Tenth Delegated Legislation Committee

Draft National Employment Savings Trust (Amendment) Order 2015

2:30pm - Room 9, Palace of Westminster Fifth Delegated Legislation Committee

Motor Vehicles (Variation of Speed Limits) (England and Wales) Regulations 2014

2:30pm - Room 11, Palace of Westminster Sixth Delegated Legislation Committee

Draft Regulatory Reform (Scotland) Act 2014 (Consequential Modifications) Order 2015

2:30pm - Room 12, Palace of Westminster Seventh Delegated Legislation Committee

Draft Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (Fines on Summary Conviction) Regulations 2015

Select Committee

Time Business
9:15am - The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House Science and Technology

The Legacy Report 2010-15 - Rt Hon Greg Clark MP, Minister of State for Universities, Science and Cities, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills; Professor Sir Mark Walport, Government Chief Scientific Adviser, Government Office for Science

9:30am - Room 5, Palace of Westminster High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill

High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill - Nicholas and Timothy Dowdswell, Claudia Barnard, Sam Moreton and Sons, Simon Knott and others, Derek Hiatt, Susan Hiatt and Sandra Hiatt, Kathleen Wall, Aston-le-Walls Parish Council, Thorpe Mandeville Parish Council, Ken Christy and Beryl Christy

9:30am - The Wilson Room, Portcullis House Education

Ofsted Schools and Further Education and Skills Annual Report 2013/14 - Sir Michael Wilshaw, HM Chief Inspector, Ofsted, Lorna Fitzjohn, Director, Further Education and Skills and Sean Harford, Director, Schools

9:30am - The Grimond Room, Portcullis House Work and Pensions

Progress with disability and incapacity benefit reforms - Mr Mark Harper MP, Minister for Disabled People, Department for Work and Pensions, Noel Shanahan CB, Director General, Operations and Justin Russell, Director, Employment and Support Allowance Directorate

10:30am - Room 6, Palace of Westminster Business, Innovation and Skills

Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership TTIP - Lord Livingston, Minister of State for Trade and Investment, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and Edward Barker, Head of Transatlantic & International Unit, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

2:00pm - Room 5, Palace of Westminster High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill

High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill - As for morning session, unless already heard.

2:15pm - The Grimond Room, Portcullis House Treasury

The Crown Estate Annual Report and Accounts 2013/14 - Alison Nimmo CBE, Chief Executive and Second Commissioner, The Crown Estate, Paul Clark, Director of Investment and Asset Management, The Crown Estate and Rob Hastings, Director of Energy and Infrastructure, The Crown Estate

2:15pm - The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House International Development

Jobs and Livelihoods - Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, Secretary of State for International Development, Alistair Fernie, Director for International Finance, DFID and Stefan Dercon, Chief Economist, DFID

2:15pm - Room 15, Palace of Westminster Public Accounts

Rural broadband: progress update - Sue Owen, Permanent Secretary, Department for Culture, Media and Sport, Chris Townsend, Chief Executive, Broadband Delivery UK, Sean Williams, Director of Strategy, Policy and Portfolio, BT Group, Kim Mears, Managing Director, Infrastructure Delivery, Openreach and Andrew Field, Superfast Broadband Programme Director, BDUK

2:30pm - The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House Environmental Audit

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership - John Hilary, Executive Director, War on Want, Sam Lowe, Friends of the Earth, Elisabeth Roderburg, British American Business and David Baldock, Executive Director, Institute for European Environmental Policy

2:30pm - The Wilson Room, Portcullis House Health

End of Life Care - Adrienne Betteley, Programme Lead, Macmillan Cancer Support, Amanda Cheesley, Long Term Conditions Nursing Adviser, Royal College of Nursing, Carolyn Doyle, Lead Nurse End of Life Care, Royal College of Nursing and Dr Kevin Stewart, Clinical Director, Royal College of Physicians; Rt Hon Norman Lamb MP, Minister of State for Care and Support, Department of Health and Dr Martin McShane, Director for People with Long Term Conditions, NHS England

3:15pm - Room 15, Palace of Westminster Public Accounts

Charity Commission: follow-up - Paula Sussex, Chief Executive, Charity Commission

House of Lords

Main Chamber

Time Business
3:00pm Oral Questions

Conditions to be met before a faith school is allowed to be established

Oral Questions

Consulting Asylum Aid about ways to improve protection and fairness for women asylum applicants

Oral Questions

Waiting time in accident and emergency departments

Oral Questions

Lessons taken from the conduct of the Chilcot Inquiry

Legislation - Lord Bates

Counter-Terrorism and Security Bill - Committee of the whole House (Day 3) - Lord Bates

Grand Committee

Time Business
3:45pm Legislation

Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill - Committee stage (Day 7)

Select Committee

Time Business
10:15am - Room 1, Palace of Westminster Constitution

Inter-governmental relations in the UK - (at 10.30am) evidence will be heard from Ian Davidson MP, Commons Scottish Affairs Committee; Laurence Robertson MP, Commons Northern Ireland Affairs Committee and Bruce Crawford MSP, Scottish Parliament Devolution (Further Powers) Committee and at approximately 11.15am via video conference from Fiona Hyslop MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Europe and External Affairs, Scottish Government and at approximately 11.50am from Graham Pendlebury, Director for Local Transport, Department for Transport, John Robbs, Director, Marine and Fisheries, DEFRA, and Lindsey Whyte, Deputy Director, Devolved and Local Government, HM Treasury.


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