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Thursday 29 January 2015

House of Commons

Main Chamber

Time Business
9:30am Oral Questions

Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, including Topical Questions; Church Commissioners, the Public Accounts Commission and the Speakers' Committee on the Electoral Commission

Business Statement

Leader of the House

Statement - Nicky Morgan

Update on Birmingham Schools

Statement - Greg Clark

Growth Deals

Backbench Business

(i) Iraq Inquiry (ii) Financial support for restoration of opencast coal sites

Adjournment - Mr Kevan Jones

Wreck of HMS Victory 1744

Westminster Hall

Time Business
1:30pm - 4:30pm

(i) Debate on the Second Report from the Home Affairs Select Committee session 2014-15: Female Genital Mutilation: the Case for a National Action Plan (HC 201 2014-15), and the Government response (Cm 8979 2014-15) (ii) Debate on the Second Report from the Science and Technology Committee session 2014-15: After the Storm? UK Blood Safety and Risk of Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (HC 327 2014-15), and the Government response (Cm 8940 2014-15)

General Committee

Time Business
11:30am - Room 10, Palace of Westminster European Committee B

European Committee B in respect of European Union Documents No. 13519/14, a Council Decision amending the Council Decision on the signing, on behalf of the European Union, and provisional application of the Association Agreement between the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community and their Member States, of the one part, and Ukraine, of the other part, as regards Title III (with the exception of the provisions relating to the treatment of third-country nationals legally employed as workers in the territory of the other Party) and Titles IV, V, VI and VII thereof, as well as the related Annexes and Protocols, No. 1351/2014, Council Regulation (EU) of 18 December 2014 amending Regulation (EU) No. 692/2014 concerning restrictive measures in response to the illegal annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol, and No. 2014/933/CFSP, Council Decision of 18 December 2014 amending Decision 2014/386/CFSP concerning restrictive measures in response to the illegal annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol

11:30am - Room 9, Palace of Westminster Eighth Delegated Legislation Committee

Draft Social Security (Penalty as Alternative to Prosecution) (Maximum Amount) Order 2015

11:30am - Room 11, Palace of Westminster Ninth Delegated Legislation Committee

Fishing Boats (Satellite-Tracking Devices and Electronic Reporting) (England) (Amendment) Scheme 2014 (S.I., 2014, No. 3363)

Select Committee

House of Lords

Main Chamber

Time Business
11:00am Oral Questions

Proposals for changes to Oral Questions

Oral Questions

Operational aircraft flying off the new Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier

Oral Questions

Benefits of lower oil prices passed on to consumers

Oral Questions

Fulfilling the commitment made in The Coalition: our programme for government to “work to bring Northern Ireland back into the mainstream of UK politics”

Debate

4th Report from the Procedure Select Committee (Amendments to legislative procedures)

Debate

Support for British exports

Debate

The progress of the Government’s school reforms

Debate

Recognising the state of Palestine alongside the state of Israel

7:00pm Estimated Rising Time

Grand Committee

Time Business
2:00pm Orders and Regulations

National Employment Savings Trust (Amendment) Order 2015

Orders and Regulations

Social Security (Penalty as Alternative to Prosecution) (Maximum Amount) Order 2015

Orders and Regulations

Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (Amendment) Order 2015

Orders and Regulations

Legal Services Act 2007 (The Law Society) (Modification of Functions) Order 2015

Orders and Regulations

Judicial Pensions Regulations 2015

Orders and Regulations

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

Select Committee

Time Business
10:00am - Room 1, Palace of Westminster External Affairs (EU Sub-Committee C)

Private meeting

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