House of Lords

What's on

Tuesday 20 February 2018

House of Commons

Main Chamber

Time Business
2:30pm
Oral questions

Foreign and Commonwealth Office (including Topical Questions)

Ten Minute Rule Motion

Postal voting

Legislation

Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill [Lords] - 2nd reading

Adjournment

Level of funding by Arts Council England for coalfield communities

Westminster Hall

Time Business
9:30am
Westminster Hall debate

The future of basketball in the UK

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

PACE trial and its effect on people with ME

11:30am - 1:00pm
Westminster Hall debate

Recruitment and retention of NHS staff in Oxfordshire

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Westminster Hall debate

Rail services to and from Kettering

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Westminster Hall debate

Social housing and regeneration in Earls Court and West Kensington

General Committee

Time Business Venue
4:30pm
Second Delegated Legislation Committee

The draft Mesothelioma Lump Sum Payments (Conditions and Amounts) (Amendment) Regulations 2018 and the draft Pneumoconiosis etc. (Workers’ Compensation) (Payment of Claims) (Amendment) Regulations 2018

Room 9, Palace of Westminster

Select Committee

Time Business Venue
10:00am
Oral Evidence Session
Immigration and Scotland

Yasir Butt, Fife Migrants Forum
Safia Clough, Fife Migrants Forum
Maciej Dokurno, Fife Migrants Forum
Margarita Jayinali, Fife Migrants Forum
Jonnie Hall, Director of Policy and Member Services, NFU Scotland
Lorraine Cook, Policy Manager, Migration, Population and Diversity Team, COSLA
Carroll Buxton, Regional Development Director, Highlands and Islands Enterprise

Other - New Volunteer House, Kirkcaldy, Fife
10:15am
Oral Evidence Session
Green Finance

Lord Turner of Ecchinswell
Sarah Breeden, Executive Director, Bank of England
Stephen Haddrill, Chief Executive, The Financial Reporting Council
David Harris, Group Head of Sustainable Business at London Stock Exchange Group
David Geale, Director of Policy, The Financial Conduct Authority
Anthony Raymond, Acting Executive Director of Regulatory Policy, Analysis and Advice and General Counsel, The Pensions Regulator

Room 6, Palace of Westminster
10:30am
Oral Evidence Session
Sexual exploitation in the aid sector

Mark Goldring, Chief Executive Officer
Caroline Thomson, Chair of Trustees, Oxfam, GB
Winnie Byanyima, Executive Director, Oxfam International
Kevin Watkins, Chief Executive Officer
Steve Reeves, Director of Child Safeguarding, Save the Children UK
Matthew Rycroft CBE, Permanent Secretary
Gerard Howe, Head of Inclusive Societies
Beverley Warmington, Director of CHASE, Department for International Development

The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
11:00am
Oral Evidence Session
Pre-Appointment hearing for Chair of Charity Commission for England and Wales

Baroness Stowell of Beeston, Government’s preferred candidate for Chair of the Charity Commission

The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
11:30am
Oral Evidence Session
Armed Forces Covenant Annual Report 2017

Rt Hon Tobias Ellwood MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Ministry of Defence
Helen Helliwell, Head of Service Personnel Support, Ministry of Defence

Room 8, Palace of Westminster
2:15pm
Oral Evidence Session
Appointment of Charles Randell as Chair of the Financial Conduct Authority

Charles Randell, appointed Chair, Financial Conduct Authority

The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
2:30pm
Oral Evidence Session
Hate crime and its violent consequences

The Rt Hon. the Baroness Warsi
Professor Chris Frost, Chair of the Ethics Council, National Union of Journalists
Nazir Afzal OBE, Member of the Complaints Committee
Anne Lapping, Board Member
Rt Hon Sir Alan Moses, Chairman, Independent Press Standards Organisation
Jonathan Heawood, Chief Executive Officer, IMPRESS

Room 15, Palace of Westminster
3:15pm
Oral Evidence Session
Evidence-based early years intervention

Professor Mark Bellis, Bangor University and Public Health Wales
Professor Rosalind Edwards, University of Southampton
Professor Eamon McCrory, University College London
Professor Sue White, University of Sheffield
Dr Marc Bush, Chief Policy Adviser, YoungMinds
Kate Stanley, Director of Strategy, Policy and Evidence, NSPCC
Professor David McDaid, London School of Economics and Political Science
Dr Leon Feinstein, Director of Evidence, Office of the Children's Commissioner

Room 16, Palace of Westminster
4:00pm
Oral Evidence Session
Proposals for backbench debates

Members of Parliament

Room 20, Palace of Westminster
4:15pm
Oral Evidence Session
Brexit: Agriculture, Trade and the repatriation of powers

Jill Rutter, Programme Director, Institute for Government
Joe Owen, Senior Researcher, Institute for Government
Professor James Foreman-Peck, Head of the Economics Section, Cardiff Business School
Professor Patrick Minford, Professor of Applied Economics, Cardiff Business School

Room 6, Palace of Westminster
4:15pm
Oral Evidence Session
The Commonwealth Summit

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon, Minister of State for the Commonwealth, Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Tim Hitchens, Chief Executive of the Commonwealth Summit

The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
4:45pm
Oral Evidence Session
Airports National Policy Statement

Sophie Dekkers, UK Director, EasyJet
Dale Keller, Chief Executive, BAR UK
Craig Kreeger, Chief Executive, Virgin Atlantic
Simon McNamara, Director of Communications, Flybe
Willie Walsh, Chief Executive, IAG
Andrew Haines, Chief Executive, Civil Aviation Authority

Room 8, Palace of Westminster

House of Lords

Main Chamber

Time Business
2:30pm
Oral questions

Improving the regulation of charities, social enterprises, and voluntary organisations

Oral questions

Promoting the forthcoming Commonwealth Summit with schools, universities, non-governmental organisations, and businesses

Oral questions

Improving social care for disabled people below retirement age

Oral questions

Ensuring young people from disadvantaged backgrounds are not put off taking up apprenticeship scheme places

Legislation

Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill - Second reading

Orders and regulations

Andrey Lugovoy and Dmitri Kovtun Freezing Order 2018

Short debate

United Nations Conference to Negotiate a Legally Binding Instrument to Prohibit Nuclear
Weapons, Leading to Their Total Elimination

Grand Committee

No business announced for today

Select Committee

Time Business Venue
10:30am
Private Meeting
Room 3, Palace of Westminster
10:45am
Private Meeting
Room 2, Palace of Westminster
11:00am
Private Meeting
Room 4A, Palace of Westminster
3:15pm
Private Meeting
Room 4A, Palace of Westminster
3:15pm
Private Meeting
Room 2, Palace of Westminster
3:30pm
Private Meeting
Other - Brussels
3:30pm
Oral Evidence Session
The Economics of UK Energy Policy

(at 3:35 pm)
Rt Hon Greg Clark MP, Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Rt Hon Claire Perry MP, Minister of State for Energy and Clean Growth
Mr Jeremy Pocklington, Director General, Energy and Security and Acting Director General, Energy Transformation

Room 1, Palace of Westminster
3:45pm
Private Meeting
Room 3A, Palace of Westminster