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UK-US trade relations examined

International Trade Committee explores agriculture and financial services in US trade relations

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Thursday 23 November 2017

House of Commons

Main Chamber

Time Business
9:30am
Oral questions

International Trade (including Topical Questions)

10:00am
Oral questions

Women and Equalities (including Topical Questions)

10:30am
Business Statement

Business Questions to the Leader of the House

Debate

Continuation of the Budget Debate

Adjournment

1979 same roof rule for familial sexual abuse cases

Westminster Hall

Time Business
1:30pm
Westminster Hall debate

Anti-bullying week

3:00pm
Westminster Hall debate

100th anniversary of the Air Force (Constitution) Act 1917

General Committee

Time Business Venue
11:30am
Public Bill Committee

Smart Meters Bill - 3rd sitting

Room 12, Palace of Westminster
11:30am
Ninth Delegated Legislation Committee

Draft Charitable Incorporated Organisations (Consequential Amendments) Order 2017

Room 9, Palace of Westminster
11:30am
Tenth Delegated Legislation Committee

Draft Renewables Obligation (Amendment) (Energy Intensive Industries) Order 2017

Room 11, Palace of Westminster
2:00pm
Public Bill Committee

Smart Meters Bill - 4th Sitting

Room 12, Palace of Westminster

Select Committee

Time Business Venue
9:45am
Oral Evidence Session
Joint inquiry into improving air quality

Alan Andrews, Lawyer, ClientEarth
Professor Stephen Holgate, Medical Research Council Clinical Professor of Immunopharmacology, University of Southampton
Martin Adams, Head of Air Pollution, Transport and Noise Group, European Environment Agency
Rt Hon Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London
Councillor Adele Morris, Deputy Chair of the LGA Environment, Economy, Housing and Transport Board, Local Government Association

Other - Joint meeting with EFRA, Health & Transport
9:45am
Oral Evidence Session
Joint inquiry into improving air quality

Alan Andrews, Lawyer, ClientEarth
Professor Stephen Holgate, Medical Research Council Clinical Professor of Immunopharmacology, University of Southampton
Martin Adams, Head of Air Pollution, Transport and Noise Group, European Environment Agency
Rt Hon Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London
Councillor Adele Morris, Deputy Chair of the LGA Environment, Economy, Housing and Transport Board, Local Government Association

Other - Joint meeting with EFRA, Env Audit & Transport
9:45am
Oral Evidence Session
Joint inquiry into improving air quality

Alan Andrews, Lawyer, ClientEarth
Professor Stephen Holgate, Medical Research Council Clinical Professor of Immunopharmacology, University of Southampton
Martin Adams, Head of Air Pollution, Transport and Noise Group, European Environment Agency
Rt Hon Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London
Councillor Adele Morris, Deputy Chair of the LGA Environment, Economy, Housing and Transport Board

Other - Joint meeting with EFRA, Env Audit & Health
9:45am
Oral Evidence Session
Joint inquiry into improving air quality

Alan Andrews, Lawyer, ClientEarth
Professor Stephen Holgate, Medical Research Council Clinical Professor of Immunopharmacology, University of Southampton
Martin Adams, Head of Air Pollution, Transport and Noise Group, European Environment Agency
Rt Hon Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London
Councillor Adele Morris, Deputy Chair of the LGA Environment, Economy, Housing and Transport Board, Local Government Association

The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House
10:30am
Oral Evidence Session
The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority: the Magnox Contract

Simon Bowen, Chief Executive, Cavendish Nuclear
Alex Chisolm, Permanent Secretary, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
David Peattie, Chief Executive
John Clarke, former Chief Executive, Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
Mark Russell, Chief Executive, UK Government Investments

Room 8, Palace of Westminster

House of Lords

Main Chamber

Time Business
11:00am
Oral questions

Discussion with the devolved administrations establishing an intergovernmental forum to decide on appropriate competence for powers relating to devolved functions repatriated from the EU following Brexit

Oral questions

Long-term needs of the Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

Oral questions

Mental health research funding after the UK leaves the EU

Oral questions

Recent developments in Zimbabwe

Debate

Maintaining UK defence forces at a sufficient level to contribute to global peace, stability and security

Debate

Challenges facing problem gamblers, online gambling and the Multi-Operator Self Exclusion Scheme

Short debate

Reviewing section 42 of the Armed Forces Act 2006

Grand Committee

No business announced for today

Select Committee

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