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Does Government play a leading role in addressing financial exclusion?

Financial Exclusion Committee takes evidence on Tuesday 25 October at 10.40am

Tuesday 25 October 2016

  • House of Commons
  • House of Lords
Oral questions
Treasury, including Topical Questions
Ten Minute Rule Motion
National Health Service Provision (Local Consultation)
Criminal Finances Bill - 2nd reading
Role of Government in the veterans' care sector
9:30am - 11:00am
Westminster Hall debate
Effect on funding for Wales of the UK leaving the EU
11:00am - 11:30am
Westminster Hall debate
Future of plumbers' pensions
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Westminster Hall debate
Government policy on the British Indian Ocean Territory and the Chagos Islands
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Westminster Hall debate
Child sexual exploitation in Telford
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Westminster Hall debate
Effect on exports from the North East of the UK leaving the EU
Public Bill Committee
Digital Economy Bill
Location: Room 9, Palace of Westminster
Public Bill Committee
Neighbourhood Planning Bill
Location: Room 10, Palace of Westminster
Public Bill Committee
Digital Economy Bill
Location: Room 9, Palace of Westminster
Public Bill Committee
Neighbourhood Planning Bill
Location: Room 10, Palace of Westminster
Treasury - Oral Evidence Session
Shifting Sands: An Inquiry into UK tax policy and the tax base
Chas Roy-Chowdhury, Head of Taxation, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
Frank Haskew, Head of the Tax Faculty, Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales
Mike Cherry, Policy Director, Federation of Small Businesses
Rebecca Benneyworth, Tax Practitioner and Chair of HMRC’s Digital Advisory Group
Location: Room 16, Palace of Westminster
Justice - Oral Evidence Session
The work of the Serious Fraud Office
David Green CB QC, Director, Serious Fraud Office
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
Education - Oral Evidence Session
Financial management at the Department for Education
Sir Amyas Morse KCB, Comptroller and Auditor General, National Audit Office
Jonathan Slater, Permanent Secretary, Department for Education
Howard Orme, Director General, Strategy and Resources Directorate, Department for Education
Peter Lauener, Chief Executive, Education Funding Agency, Department for Education
Location: Room 5, Palace of Westminster
Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs - Oral Evidence Session
The role and effectiveness of ACoBA and the Independent Adviser on Ministers’ Interests
Lord Bew, Chair, Committee on Standards in Public Life
Sheila Drew Smith OBE
Baroness Browning, Chair, ACoBA
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
International Development - Oral Evidence Session
Fragility and development in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Councillor Jean-Roger Kaseki, Associate of the Human Rights and Social Justice Research Institute, London Metropolitan University
Tom O'Bryan, Congo Democracy Project, Harvard University
Dr Suda Perera, Research Fellow, Developmental Leadership Program, University of Birmingham
Shuna Keen, Regional Programme Manager for DRC and the Great Lakes, International Rescue Committee
Dr Zoe Marriage, Reader in Development Studies, SOAS
Location: The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
Environmental Audit - Oral Evidence Session
The Future of the Natural Environment after the EU Referendum
Sir James Bevan, Chief Executive, Environment Agency
Richard Greenhous, Director for Forestry Services, Forestry Commission
Rob Cooke, Director of Biodiversity, Natural England
Rt Hon Andrea Leadsom MP, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Location: Room 8, Palace of Westminster
Backbench Business - Oral Evidence Session
Proposals for backbench debates
Members of Parliament
Location: Room 16, Palace of Westminster
Defence - Oral Evidence Session
BBC Monitoring
Rt Hon Lord Campbell of Pittenweem CH CBE QC
Keir Giles, Associate Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House
Rt Hon Lord West of Spithead GCB DSC
Air Marshal (retd) Chris Nickols CB CBE DL
General (retd) Sir Richard Barrons KCB, CBE, ADC Gen
Location: Room 8, Palace of Westminster
No business announced for today
Oral questions
Reversing the cuts made to staffing in British embassies based in EU countries in order to accommodate increased bilateral negotiations
Oral questions
Reducing number of households currently in fuel poverty
Oral questions
Review of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012
Oral questions
Anonymity for sex abuse suspects before they are charged
National Citizen Service Bill [HL] - 2nd reading
Orders and regulations
Civil Legal Aid (Merits Criteria) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 - motion to approve
Orders and regulations
Contracts for Difference (Allocation) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 - motion to approve
Short debate
Parliamentary and Health Ombudsman's 'Report of investigations into unsafe discharge from hospital'
No business announced for today
Science and Technology Committee (Lords) - Oral Evidence Session
EU membership and UK science - follow-up
(at 10:05 am)
Mr Joseph Johnson MP, Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation, Department for Education, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Location: Room 4A, Palace of Westminster
High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill (Lords) - Oral Evidence Session
High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill
Location: Room 4, Palace of Westminster
EU Justice Sub-Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Brexit: acquired rights
(at 10:45 am)
HE Sylvie Bermann, Ambassador of France, French Embassy
(at 11:30 am)
The Rt Hon The Lord Howard of Lympne CH QC
Location: Room 3, Palace of Westminster
NHS Sustainability Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Long-Term Sustainability of the NHS
(at 10:35 am)
Mr Ben Page, Chief Executive, Ipsos MORI
Ms Emma Norris, Programme Director, Institute for Government
Rt Hon Frank Field MP, Chair, Work and Pensions Select Committee
(at 11:45 am)
The Rt Hon Lord Willetts, Chair, Resolution Foundation
The Rt Hon Steve Webb, Director of Policy, Royal London Group
Mr James Lloyd, Associate Fellow, Strategic Society Centre
Mr Tom Kibasi, Director, Institute for Public Policy Research
Location: Room 1, Palace of Westminster
Financial Exclusion Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Financial Exclusion
(at 10:40 am)
Mr David Orr, Chief Executive, National Housing Federation
Cllr John Fuller, Leader, South Norfolk District Council
(at 11:40 am)
Ms Sian Williams, Head of National Services, Toynbee Hall
Mr Joe Lane, Senior Policy Researcher , Citizens Advice
Location: Room 2A, Palace of Westminster
Licensing Act 2003 Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Licensing Act 2003
(at 10:40 am)
Dr Adrian Boyle, Chair of the Quality Emergency Care Committee, Royal College of Emergency Medicine
Professor Sir Ian Gilmore, Chair, Alcohol Health Alliance
Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy, Vice-President, Association of Directors of Public Health
Dr Colin Drummond, Chair of the Faculty of Addictions Psychiatry, Royal College of Psychiatrists
Location: Room 3A, Palace of Westminster
Communications Committee - Committee Visit
Location: Other
Communications Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Children and the internet
(at 4:15 pm)
Mr Adam Kinsley, Director of Policy, Sky
Mr Paul Morris, Head of Government Affairs and Sustainability, Vodafone Group
Location: Room 2, Palace of Westminster
Economic Affairs Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Governor of the Bank of England 2016
(at 3:35 pm)
Dr Mark Carney, Governor, Bank of England
Location: Room 1, Palace of Westminster
Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee (formerly Merits Committee) - Private Meeting
Location: Room 3A, Palace of Westminster
European Union Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Brexit: UK-Irish Relations
(at 4:05 pm)
Mr Bertie Ahern, Former Taoiseach of Ireland
Mr John Bruton, Former Taoiseach of Ireland
Location: Room 3, Palace of Westminster
Finance Committee (Lords) - Private Meeting
Location: Other
Select Committee on Charities - Oral Evidence Session
(at 4:40 pm)
Mr Peter Holbrook CBE, Chief Executive, Social Enterprise UK
Mr Geoff Burnand, Chief Executive, Investing for Good
Ms Jane Wilson, Lead Practitioner for Learning and Development, City Health Care Partnership
(at 5:25 pm)
Mr Ben Jupp, Director, Social Finance Ltd
Ms Caroline Mason, Chief Executive, Esmee Fairbairn Foundation
Mr Jonathan Jenkins, CEO, Social Investment Business
Location: Room 4A, Palace of Westminster
No business announced for today

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