On Thursday 1 December MPs took debated and approved a motion on transgender equality in the House of Commons Chamber.
Watch the debate and read the transcript
A research briefing relating to this topic was produced by the House of Commons library, which provides information relevant to this debate.
Backbench Business Committee
The Backbench Business Committee meets weekly on Tuesdays to consider requests for debates from any backbench Members of Parliament on any subject.
The Committee then has to decide how to allocate the limited Parliamentary time it has at its disposal. The Committee's meetings are always conducted in public and can be watched on Parliament TV.