Debate on NHS care of older people

28 October 2011

Margot James, Conservative MP for Stourbridge, move a Backbench Business debate in Westminster Hall on Thursday 27 October on NHS care of older people.

Minister of State for Care Services, Paul Burstow responded in the debate on behalf of the Government.

Watch and read the views expressed by MP during the debate on Parliament TV and in Commons Hansard. Also find current parliamentary material on health services in the Topics section.

Backbench Business Committee

The House of Commons established the Backbench Business Committee on 15 June 2010. The Committee has responsibility for scheduling debates that are devoted to backbench business in the House of Commons Chamber and Westminster Hall.

Westminster Hall debates

Westminster Hall adjournment debates allow MPs to discuss issues of local or personal interest which rarely have time to be debated in the main Chamber of the House of Commons. MPs can discuss a variety of issues and receive a response from a government Minister.

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