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Treasury Committee takes evidence from the Chancellor of the Exchequer

The Treasury Committee takes evidence from the Rt Hon George Osborne MP, Chancellor of the Exchequer, on the 2014 Autumn Statement.

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Thursday 18 December 2014

House of Commons

Main Chamber

Time Business
9:30am Oral Questions

Energy and Climate Change, including Topical Questions

Business Statement

Leader of the House


Select Committee Statement on the publication of the Fourth Report from the Communities and Local Government Committee, Operation of the National Planning Policy Framework (HC 190 2014-15)

Backbench Business

Matters to be raised before the forthcoming adjournment

Adjournment - Stephen Timms

Jobseeker’s allowance sanctions

Westminster Hall

Time Business
1:30pm - 4:30pm

(i) Business investment in outer city estates (ii) Future of Carnforth Station

General Committee

Time Business
11:30am - Room 12, Palace of Westminster Infrastructure Bill [HL] Committee

to consider the Bill

Select Committee

Time Business
11:05am - Room 16, Palace of Westminster Foreign Affairs

The UK's relations with Hong Kong: 30 years after the Joint Declaration - Avery Ng, Vice Chairman, League of Social Democrates party, Legislative Council, Hong Kong

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