Tuesday Westminster Hall Debates

Westminster Hall debates for Tuesday 24 October 2017 have been confirmed by the Speaker's Office.

Morning schedule

09.30am - 11.00am - UK relations with Taiwan (Nominated by the Backbench Business Committee)

To be moved by Bob Blackman, MP for Harrow East

11.00am - 11.30am - Illegal Gypsy and Traveller encampments in Bedfordshire

To be moved by Ms Nadine Dorries, MP for Mid Bedfordshire

Afternoon schedule

2.30 pm - 4.00 pm - Improving rail links in South West England

To be moved by Luke Pollard, MP for Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport

4.00 pm - 4.30 pm - Local authority funeral charges

To be moved by Siobhain McDonagh, MP for Mitcham and Morden

4.30 pm - 5.30 pm -  English language teaching for refugees

To be moved by Dame Caroline Spelman, MP for Meriden

Timings are approximate as Parliamentary business is subject to change.

Related Information

Debates in Westminster Hall on Tuesday 31 October 2017

Applications should be made in writing to the Table Office by 10pm or the rise of House, whichever is the earlier, on Monday 23 October. The Ballot will take place on Tuesday 24 October.

Departments to answer

Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy; Cabinet Office; Defence; Education; Environment, Food and Rural Affairs; Health; International Trade; Scotland; Treasury; Women and Equalities; Work and Pensions

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