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Wednesday 18 October 2017

  • House of Commons
  • House of Lords
Oral questions
International Development (including Topical Questions)
Prime Minister's Question Time
Ministerial statement
Regulation of property agents
Opposition Day Debate
Pause and fix of roll-out of universal credit
Animals in peril worldwide
9:30am - 11:00am
Westminster Hall debate
Risk of surgical mesh implants
11:00am - 11:30am
Westminster Hall debate
Social security support for kinship carers
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Westminster Hall debate
Effect of taxes on small businesses
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Westminster Hall debate
Capital funding for a new hospital in Harlow
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Westminster Hall debate
Women released from prison
No business announced for today
Exiting the European Union - Oral Evidence Session
The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill
Andrew Bryce, Co-Chair Brexit Task Force, UK Environmental Law Association
Professor Alan Neal, University of Warwick
Steve Elliot, Chief Executive, Chemical Industries Association
Caroline Normand, Director of Policy, Which?
Location: The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House
Work and Pensions - Oral Evidence Session
Universal Credit rollout
Rt Hon David Gauke MP, Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, Department for Work and Pensions
Neil Couling CBE, Director, Universal Credit Programme, Department for Work and Pensions
Location: Room 8, Palace of Westminster
Northern Ireland Affairs - Oral Evidence Session
Work of the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, 2017-19
Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP, Secretary of State for Northern Ireland
Sir Jonathan Stephens KCB, Permanent Secretary, Northern Ireland Office
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
International Development Sub-Committee on the Work of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact - Oral Evidence Session
ICAI’s reviews on: (1) UK response to migration in the central Mediterranean; (2) UK aid in Somalia
Dr Alison Evans, Lead Commissioner
Willem van Eekelen, Team Leader, Independent Commission for Aid Impact
Beverley Warmington, Director of CHASE and Migration, DFID
Ed Hobart, UK Migration Envoy, Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Nick Williams, Head of North Africa Joint Unit, FCO/DFID joint unit
Richard Gledhill, Lead Commissioner
Mark de Pulford, Team Leader, Independent Commission for Aid Impact
Phil Evans, Head of DFID Somalia, Department for International Development
Julian Reilly, Head, East Africa Department, Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Alison Thorpe, Head, Africa Strategy and Network Unit, FCO
Location: Room 15, Palace of Westminster
Justice - Oral Evidence Session
Work of the Parole Board
Professor Nick Hardwick, Chair, and
Martin Jones, Chief Executive Officer, Parole Board for England and Wales
Sam Gyimah MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Prisons and Probation, Ministry of Justice
Location: The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
International Trade - Oral Evidence Session
The work of the Department for International Trade
Louis Taylor, Chief Executive, UK Export Finance, Department for International Trade
Paul McComb, Transition Programme Director, Department for International Trade
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
International Development - Oral Evidence Session
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 & Commonwealth Office
Anna Wechsberg, Policy Director
Ian Attfield, Senior Education Adviser, Department for International Development
Location: Room 8, Palace of Westminster
Digital, Culture, Media and Sport - Oral Evidence Session
Sport Governance
Eniola Aluko, England Women’s Football Player
Lianne Sanderson, England Women’s Football Player
Martin Glenn, Chief Executive, The Football Association
Greg Clarke, Chairman, The Football Association
Dan Ashworth, Technical Director, The Football Association
Rachel Brace, Human Resources Director, The Football Association
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
Public Accounts - Oral Evidence Session
Online Fraud
Brian Dilley, Group Counter Fraud Officer, Lloyds Banking
Jane Vass, Head of Policy and Research, Age UK
James Martin, Crime and Security Advisor, British Retail Consortium
Stephen Jones, CEO, UK Finance
Philip Rutnam, Permanent Secretary
Richard Riley, Director, Serious and Organised Crime, Home Office
Ian Dyson, Commissioner, City of London Police
Location: Room 16, Palace of Westminster
Procedure - Oral Evidence Session
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
Mr Steve Baker MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Exiting the European Union
Location: Room 6, Palace of Westminster
Treasury - Oral Evidence Session
Student Loans
Dr Helen Carasso, Author and Lecturer in Higher Education, Department of Education, University of Oxford
Andrew McGettigan, Author and Lecturer
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
No business announced for today
Oral questions
The product recall system and tumble driers
Oral questions
Consultation on the introduction of medical examiners and reforms to death certification
Oral questions
Creative industries and Brexit
Oral questions
Rise in online and verbal abuse targeting families with disabled children.
Registration of Property Agents
Space Industry Bill [HL] - Committee stage (day 2) - Committee of the Whole House
Short debate
Government plans for the future of hospitals in West London, particularly in relation to their proposals to sell off much of the site of the existing Charing Cross hospital
Estimated rising time
No business announced for today
EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Brexit: energy security
(at 10:30 am)
Ambassador Jean-Christophe Fueeg, Head International Energy Affairs, Swiss Federal Office of Energy
Location: Room 2, Palace of Westminster
EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Financial regulation and supervision following Brexit
(at 10:15 am)
Mr Mark Hoban, Chairman, Flood Re
Ms Rachel Kent, Partner, Head of Financial Institutions Group , Hogan Lovells, Hogan Lovells International LLP
Ms Catherine McGuinness, City of London Corporation
(at 11:15 am)
Mr Stephen Jones, Chief Executive Officer, UK Finance
Mr Simon Lewis, Chief Executive, Association for Financial Markets in Europe
Location: Room 4A, Palace of Westminster
Constitution Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Room 1, Palace of Westminster
EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Brexit: reciprocal healthcare
(at 10:30 am)
Mr Roger Boaden, Member, Expat Citizen's Rights in the EU
Mr Christopher Chantrey OBE, Member of the Steering Committee, British in Europe
(at 11:15 am)
Ms Samia Badani, Head of Campaigns, New Europeans
Ms Anne-Laure Donskoy, Founding Co-Chair, the3million
Location: Room 3, Palace of Westminster
Citizenship and Civic Engagement Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Citizenship and Civic Engagement
(at 11:30 am)
Dr Avril Keating, Senior Lecturer in Comparative Social Science, UCL Institute of Education
Mrs Liz Moorse, Senior Manager, Association for Citizenship Teaching
Mr Tom Franklin, CEO, Citizenship Foundation
Mr James Weinberg, Sheffield University
Location: Room 3A, Palace of Westminster
International Relations Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Archbishops' Room, Millbank House
Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Room 2A, Palace of Westminster
No business announced for today


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