Wednesday Westminster Hall Debates

Westminster Hall debates for Wednesday 2 December have been confirmed by the Speaker's Office.

Morning schedule

9.30 - 11am – Effect of state pension age equalisation on women born in the 1950s

To be moved by Barbara Keeley, Labour MP for Worsley and Eccles South.

11 - 11.30am – Boulby Potash job losses and wider Teesside unemployment

To be moved by Tom Blenkinsop, Labour MP for Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland.

Timings are approximate. Parliamentary business is subject to change.

Afternoon schedule

2.30 - 4pm – World AIDS Day and UK role in ending AIDS by 2030

To be moved by Mike Freer, Conservative MP for Finchley and Golders Green.

4 - 4.30pm – Commuter services from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street

To be moved by Simon Burns, Conservative MP for Chelmsford.

4.30 - 5.30pm – Benefit sanctions

To be moved by Neil Gray, Scottish National Party MP for Airdrie and Shotts.

Timings are approximate. Parliamentary business is subject to change.

Related Information

Debates in Westminster Hall on Tuesday 1 December and Wednesday 2 December

Applications should be made in writing to the Table Office by 10pm or the rise of House, whichever is the earlier, on Monday 30 November. The Ballot will take place on Tuesday 1 December.

Following Departments to answer

Cabinet Office; Culture, Media and Sport; Education; Energy and Climate Change; Environment, Food and Rural Affairs; Health; Home Office; Leader of the House; Treasury; Wales.

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