May 2016

This week in the Commons: 23-27 May 2016

A round up of this week’s business in the Chamber

Lords debates on 26 May

Special Needs classroom

Educational needs, young voters and mental health on the agenda

Lord Speaker chairs 2016 schools' debate final

The winning Debate Mate team from St Angela's Ursuline School

Baroness D’Souza presides over students’ event in Parliament

Lords appoints new Commissioner for Standards

Lucy Scott-Montcrieff, the new House of Lords Commissioner for Standards

Lucy Scott-Moncrieff takes up position from June 2016

MPs debated Queen's Speech: Day 6 - Economy and work

Debate focused on aspects of Queen's Speech relating to the economy and work

More may 2016

Title Date
Statement on the steel industry - update: 26 May 2016 26.05.2016
Urgent question on the deportation of the Brain family: 26 May 2016 26.05.2016
Lords concludes Queen's Speech debate 26.05.2016
New Lords committees on NHS, charities, financial exclusion, and licensing 25.05.2016
MPs debated Queen's Speech: Day 5 - Education, skills and training 25.05.2016
Prime Minister’s Questions: 25 May 2016 25.05.2016