Armed forces

This week in the Commons: 20-24 February 2017

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

MPs debated investigation and prosecution of historical armed forces cases

Subject for debate chosen by the Democratic Unionist Party

Minister questioned on locally employed interpreters

Defence Committee examine issues including the case of Afghan interpreters formerly attached to the UK Armed Forces

MPs debate the Armed Forces Covenant Report 2016

On 2 February MPs took part in a general debate in the Commons Chamber

Future of the defence estate examined

Public Accounts Committee examines the risk to defence capability from the estate's declining condition

More armed forces

Title Date
Lords debates capability of UK armed forces 12.01.2017
Backbench Business Committee weekly meeting 10 January 2017 10.01.2017
Lords debates UK's armed forces and diplomatic service 09.12.2016
Lords debates claims against Ministry of Defence 25.11.2016
Commons Private Members' Bills: 25 November 2016 25.11.2016
Protect medals and punish imposters, says Defence Committee 22.11.2016