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Government must do more to reduce risk of vCJD infection

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Thursday 24 July 2014

House of Commons

House of Lords

Main Chamber

Time Business
11:00am Oral Questions - Lord Monks

Situation of migrant workers in Qatar

Oral Questions - Baroness Trumpington

Progress made towards the restoration of the murals in the Royal Gallery

Oral Questions - Lord Lee of Trafford

Asylum applications for Afghan interpreters

Oral Questions - Earl of Courtown

Ensuring that humanitarian aid is reaching Israel and Palestine

Debate - Lord Sewel

1st Report from the Select Committee on Procedure of the House

Debate - Lord Sewel

2nd Report from the Select Committee on Procedure of the House

Debate - Lord Alton of Liverpool / Lord Wallace of Saltaire

Article 18 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Debate - Lord Taverne / Earl Howe

Health benefits of organic food

Debate - Lord Plumb / Baroness Northover

The role of agriculture and the food industry in the UK economy

Debate - Lord Boswell of Aynho / Lord Wallace of Saltaire

EU Committee Annual Report 2013-14

7:00pm Estimated Rising Time

Grand Committee

Time Business
2:00pm Orders and Regulations - Baroness Kramer

Road Safety (Financial Penalty Deposit) (Appropriate Amount) (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 2014

Orders and Regulations - Baroness Kramer

Drug Driving (Specified Limits) (England and Wales) Regulations 2014

Orders and Regulations - Baroness Verma

Electricity Capacity Regulations 2014

Orders and Regulations - Baroness Verma

Electricity Market Reform (General) Regulations 2014

Orders and Regulations - Baroness Verma

Contracts for Difference Allocation Regulations 2014

Orders and Regulations - Baroness Verma

Contracts for Difference (Electricity Supplier Obligations) Regulations 2014

Orders and Regulations - Baroness Verma

Contracts for Difference (Definition of Eligible Generator) Regulations 2014

Orders and Regulations - Baroness Verma

Contracts for Difference (Standard Terms) Regulations 2014

Orders and Regulations - Baroness Verma

Renewables Obligation Closure Order 2014

Orders and Regulations - Baroness Williams of Trafford

Local Government (Transparency) (Description of Information) (England) Order 2014

5:00pm Estimated Rising Time

Select Committee

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

EU and Russia - (at 10.05am) evidence will be heard from Sir Tony Brenton KCMG, former British Ambassador to Russia and Fellow of Wolfson College, Cambridge and Mr John Lough, Associate Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House.

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