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Prime Minister's Questions: 19 November 2014

MPs asked questions to David Cameron in the House of Commons on Wednesday 19 November

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Lords Select Committees

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What is a by-election?

Today a by election is taking place in Rochester and Strood. Learn more about them and why they take place

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MPs to debate devolution and the UnionMPs debated devolution and the Union

Backbench Business debate took place in Commons Chamber on 20 November

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Thursday 20 November 2014

House of Commons

Main Chamber

Time Business
9:30am Oral Questions

Business, Innovation and Skills, including Topical Questions

Business Statement

Leader of the House

Backbench Business

(i) Money creation and society (ii) Devolution and the union

Adjournment - Mrs Linda Riordan

Health services in Halifax

Westminster Hall

Time Business
1:30pm - 4:30pm

(i) Debate on the First Report from the Energy and Climate Change Select Committee, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Fifth Assessment Report: Review of Working Group I Contribution, Session 2014-15 (HC 587) and the Government response, Session 2014-15 (HC 732) (ii) Debate on the Ninth Report from the Energy and Climate Change Select Committee, Carbon Capture and Storage, Session 2013-14 (HC 742) and the Government response, session 2014-15 (HC 638)

General Committee

Time Business
11:30am - Room 12, Palace of Westminster Taxation of Pensions Bill Committee

to consider the Bill

Select Committee

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

High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill - Sir William Cash MP and HS2 Action Alliance Ltd

10:00am - Room 15, Palace of Westminster House of Commons Governance

House of Commons Governance - Lawrence Ward, Serjeant at Arms and Robin Fell, Principal Doorkeeper; Marianne Cwynarski, Head of Central Communications, House of Commons, Paul Evans, Clerk of the Journals, House of Commons and Oonagh Gay OBE, Senior Library Clerk; Ken Gall, President of the Trade Union Side and Dave Penman, General Secretary, FDA

10:30am - The Grimond Room, Portcullis House Liaison

Evidence from the Prime Minister 2014-15 - Rt Hon David Cameron MP, Prime Minister

House of Lords

Main Chamber

Time Business
11:00am Oral Questions

Peace and stability in the south Asian region

Oral Questions

Arts Council’s spending outside London

Oral Questions

Development strategy for Afghanistan post-2014

Oral Questions

The impact of tourism on the UK economy

Debate

Azure Card

Debate

Impact of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child on children’s and young people’s online and digital interactions

4:30pm Estimated Rising Time

Grand Committee

Time Business
2:00pm Legislation - Lord Wallace of Saltaire

Deregulation Bill - Committee stage (Day 7) - Lord Wallace of Saltaire

6:00pm Estimated Rising Time

Select Committee

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