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Thursday 30 June 2016

House of Commons

Main Chamber

Time Business
9:30am
Oral questions

Transport, including Topical Questions

Business Statement

Leader of the House

Backbench Business

(i) Privatisation of the Land Registry (ii) Bank branch closures

Adjournment

Regeneration of market town centres

Westminster Hall

Time Business
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Westminster Hall debate

Reforming the law on homicide

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Westminster Hall debate

NHS England's Action Plan on Hearing Loss and the adult hearing service commissioning framework

General Committee

Time Business Venue
11:30am
Public Bill Committee

Finance Bill

Room 10, Palace of Westminster
2:00pm
Public Bill Committee

Finance Bill

Room 10, Palace of Westminster

Select Committee

House of Lords

Main Chamber

Time Business
11:00am
Oral questions

Guidance produced by Dr Satvinder Juss on the implications of the High Court’s ruling in R (Fox) v Secretary of State for Education

Oral questions

Recommendations of the Independent Review of Consumer Protection Measures concerning Online Secondary Ticketing Facilities

Oral questions

Ensuring those with diabetes have adequate support to tackle obesity

Oral questions

Ensuring that constituency boundary revisions take full account of the electoral registers on 23 June

Debate

Introducing statutory guidelines relating to the investigation of historical child sex abuse

Debate

Openness and transparency in reinforcing confidence in public institutions

3:45pm
Estimated rising time

Grand Committee

No business announced for today

Select Committee

Time Business Venue
10:00am
Private Meeting
Room 3, Palace of Westminster
10:00am
Private Meeting
Room 1, Palace of Westminster
10:00am
Oral Evidence Session
High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill

(at 10:00 am)
Mr Martin Kingston QC, Buckinghamshire County Council
Mr George Laurence QC, Hillingdon Borough Council
Ms Claire Staddon, Hillingdon Borough Council

Room 4, Palace of Westminster

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