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Monday 20 February 2017

  • House of Commons
  • House of Lords
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2:30pm
Oral questions
Work and Pensions, including Topical Questions
Legislation
Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill [HL] - Report stage
Legislation
Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill [HL] - 3rd reading
Legislation
High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill - Consideration of Lords amendments - Mr Patrick McLoughlin
Adjournment
Motor neurone disease research and the life of Gordon Aikman
4:30pm
Westminster Hall debate
E-petitions 171928 and 178844 relating to a state visit by President Donald Trump
4:40pm
First Delegated Legislation Committee
Draft Housing and Planning Act 2016 (Permission in Principle etc) (Miscellaneous Amendments) (England) Regulations 2017
Location: Room 9, Palace of Westminster
11:15am
Scottish Affairs - Oral Evidence Session
Sustainable employment in Scotland
Mike Tholen, Director of Upstream Policy, Oil and Gas UK
John McDonald, Interim Chief Executive, OPITO
1:05pm
Scottish Affairs - Oral Evidence Session
Sustainable employment in Scotland
Gordon Inglis, Director and Principal Consultant, Accord Energy
Fred Bowden, Managing Director, Woollard and Henry
Carole Leslie, Independent Adviser
David Watt, Executive Director, Institute of Directors Scotland
Barry McCulloch, Senior Policy Adviser, Federation of Small Businesses
2:00pm
International Development - Oral Evidence Session
DFID's use of contractors
Joy Hutcheon, Director General, Finance and Corporate Performance
Nick Ford, Head of Procurement and Commercial Department, Department for International Development
Location: The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
4:05pm
Transport - Oral Evidence Session
Volkswagen emissions
Paul Willis, Managing Director, Volkswagen Group UK
Rt Hon John Hayes CBE MP, Minister of State, Department for Transport
Ian Yarnold, Head of International Vehicle Standards, Department for Transport
Derek Lawlor, Head of Technology, Standards and Legislation, Vehicle Certification Agency
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
4:15pm
Welsh Affairs - Oral Evidence Session
Implications for Wales of the EU referendum result
Professor Alan Page, Professor of Public Law, University of Dundee
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
No business announced for today
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2:30pm
Oral questions
Barriers young people from disadvantaged backgrounds face accessing jobs in top professions
Oral questions
Imprisonment for Public Protection (IPP) prisoners and tariffs for offences
Oral questions
Provision by schools of in-school counselling services for students
Oral questions
Encouraging more people to train as lay magistrates
Legislation
European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill - 2nd reading (day 1)
No business announced for today
2:00pm
Finance Bill Sub-Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Draft Finance Bill 2017
(at 2:05 pm)
Mr Michael Parker, Head of Tax, National Farmers Union
Mr Roger Southam, Member, Administrative Burdens Advisory Board (ABAB)
Mr Edward Woodall, Head of Policy and Public Affairs, Association of Convenience Stores
(at 2:50 pm)
Mr Douglas Haig, Vice-Chairman and Director of Wales, Residential Landlords Association
Location: Room 1, Palace of Westminster
No business announced for today

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