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Westminster Hall debates: Tuesday 30 June 2015

MPs to debate shale gas, the Human Rights Act and more

What's on

Wednesday 1 July 2015

House of Commons

Main Chamber

Time Business
11:30am Oral questions

Cabinet Office, including Topical Questions

12:00pm Prime Minister's Question Time
Opposition Day Debate

(4th allotted day) - Subject to be announced

Adjournment - Stephen Phillips

Effect of corruption on economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa

Westminster Hall

Time Business
9:30am - 11:00am Westminster Hall debate - Albert Owen

English votes for English laws and North Wales

11:00am - 11:30am Westminster Hall debate - Alok Sharma

Treatment of fibromyalgia

2:30pm - 4:00pm Westminster Hall debate - Dr Matthew Offord

Operational productivity in NHS providers

4:00pm - 4:30pm Westminster Hall debate - Ian Paisley

Case of Colin Worton

4:30pm - 5:30pm Westminster Hall debate - Mrs Emma Lewell-Buck

Performance of the Tyne and Wear Metro

General Committee

No business announced for today

Select Committee

Time Business
9:30am - Room 5, Palace of Westminster High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill

High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill - Mr Nick Hurd MP The Mayor of London Acting on behalf of The Greater London Authority Transport for London

2:00pm - Room 5, Palace of Westminster High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill

High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill - As for morning session, unless already heard.

House of Lords

Main Chamber

Time Business
3:00pm Oral questions - Lord Holmes of Richmond

Reintroducing a post-study visa for international students

Oral questions - Lord Sharkey

Review to examine all options for the future of RBS, including alternatives to reprivatisation

Oral questions - Lord Morris of Aberavon

Publication of the Chilcot Report

Oral questions - Lord Higgins

Government's role in discussions and negotiations regarding the Greek financial crisis

Legislation - Lord Nash

Childcare Bill [HL] - Committee stage - Committee of the Whole House

Short debate - Lord Cormack, Lord Gardiner of Kimble

Tackling litter in both urban and rural areas

Grand Committee

Time Business
Legislation - Lord Bridges of Headley

Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Bill [HL] - Committee stage (day 3) - Grand Committee

Select Committee

Time Business
10:00am - Other Social Mobility

Private Meeting

10:00am - Archbishops' Room, Millbank House EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee

Private Meeting

10:15am - Room 1, Palace of Westminster Constitution

Private Meeting

10:30am - Room 2, Palace of Westminster EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee

Private Meeting

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