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Wednesday 21 November 2018

  • House of Commons
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11:30am
Oral questions
International Development (including Topical Questions)
12:00pm
Prime Minister's Question Time
Ten Minute Rule Motion
Marriage and Civil Partnership (Consent)
Legislation
Fisheries Bill - 2nd reading
Money Resolution
Fisheries Bill
Adjournment
Potential effect of a VAT reduction on the tourism industry
9:30am - 11:00am
Westminster Hall debate
Proposals to allow self-identification of gender
11:00am - 11:30am
Westminster Hall debate
Rape myths and juries
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Westminster Hall debate
Investing in nursing higher education in England
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Westminster Hall debate
Use of plastics in agriculture
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Westminster Hall debate
Provision of legal services after the UK leaves the EU
8:55am
Seventh Delegated Legislation Committee
Draft Short Selling (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018
Location: Room 9, Palace of Westminster
10:00am
Public Bill Committee
Parliamentary Constituencies (Amendment) Bill - 19th sitting
Location: Room 11, Palace of Westminster
2:00pm
Eighth Delegated Legislation Committee
Draft Timeshare, Holiday Products, Resale and Exchange Contracts (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018
Location: Room 9, Palace of Westminster
9:15am
Exiting the European Union - Oral Evidence Session
The progress of the UK’s negotiations on EU withdrawal
Agata Gostynska-Jakubowska, Senior Research Fellow, Centre for European Reform
Mats Persson, former adviser to Number 10 and UK Brexit Strategy Leader, EY
Professor Franklin Dehousse, former Judge at the General Court of the European Union
Dr Holger Hestermeyer, Shell Reader in International Dispute Resolution, King’s College London
Location: The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House
9:30am
Work and Pensions - Oral Evidence Session
Benefit cap
Justin Tomlinson, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Family Support, Housing and Child Maintenance
Pete Searle, DWP Policy Director, Working Age Benefits
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
9:30am
Northern Ireland Affairs - Oral Evidence Session
Work of the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, 2017-19
Rt Hon Karen Bradley MP, Secretary of State for Northern Ireland
Colin Perry, Director, EU Exit and Corporate
Chris Flatt, Director, Strategy and Legacy
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
9:30am
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs - Oral Evidence Session
Chair of Natural England
Andrew Sells, Chair, Natural England
Location: Room 8, Palace of Westminster
9:50am
Women and Equalities - Oral Evidence Session
Women in the House of Commons
Baroness Jenkin of Kennington, Co-chair, Women2win
Nan Sloane, Training Co-ordinator, Labour Women's Network
Sam Smethers, Chief Executive, Fawcett Society
Professor Sarah Childs
Isabel Hardman, Assistant Editor, The Spectator
Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh OBE
Gemma Doyle
Flick Drummond
Rt Hon Jenny Willott OBE
Location: Room 6, Palace of Westminster
10:00am
Justice - Oral Evidence Session
Prison population 2022
Peter Clarke, HM Inspectorate of Prisons
Location: The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
10:00am
International Trade - Oral Evidence Session
UK trade policy transparency and scrutiny
Dr Brigid Fowler, Senior Researcher, Hansard Society
David Henig, Director of the UK Trade Policy Project, European Centre for International Political Economy
Maddy Thimont Jack, Researcher, Institute for Government
Location: Room 16, Palace of Westminster
10:00am
Education - Oral Evidence Session
Accountability hearings
Claudia Harris, Chief Executive, Careers & Enterprise Company
Christine Hodgson, Chair, Careers & Enterprise Company
Location: Room 15, Palace of Westminster
10:45am
Regulatory Reform - Oral Evidence Session
Draft Legislative Reform (Horseracing Betting Levy) Order 2018
Lord Lipsey
Mims Davies MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Sport and Civil Society at the Department for Culture, Media and Sport
Julie Carney, Deputy Director, Head of Gambling and Lotteries
James Perkins, Head of Horserace Betting
Harry Navanayagam, Legal Adviser, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Location: Other - Room :4, Concurrent with HoL Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee
1:30pm
Home Affairs - Oral Evidence Session
Hate crime and its violent consequences
Nick Lowles, CEO, Hope not Hate
Location: The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
2:15pm
Treasury - Oral Evidence Session
HM Revenue and Customs Annual Report and Accounts
Jon Thompson, Chief Executive and Permanent Secretary, HM Revenue and Customs
Jim Harra, Director General, Customer Strategy and Tax Design, HM Revenue and Customs
Justin Holliday, Chief Finance Officer, HM Revenue and Customs
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
2:30pm
Home Affairs - Oral Evidence Session
Asylum accommodation
Rt Hon Caroline Nokes MP, Minister of State for Immigration
Paul Morrison, Director of In-Country Migration and Temporary Migration, Permanent Migration and Premium Services,
Sean Palmer, Director of Asylum Support, Immigration and Protection, Home Office
Location: The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
2:30pm
Public Accounts - Oral Evidence Session
Academy accounts and performance
Jonathan Slater, Permanent Secretary, Department for Education
Eileen Milner, Chief Executive, Education and Skills Funding Agency
Mike Pettifer, Director, Academies and Maintained Schools Group, Education and Skills Funding Agency
Location: Room 8, Palace of Westminster
3:00pm
European Scrutiny - Oral Evidence Session
European Defence Industrial Development Programme (EDIDP)
Stuart Andrew MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State and Minister for Defence Procurement, Ministry of Defence
Linda Dann, Head of European Bilateral Relations and EU Exit, Ministry of Defence
Valerie Evans, Head of the International Relations Group, Defence Equipment and Support
Daniel Drake, Head of the Euro-Atlantic Security Policy Unit (a joint FCO-MOD unit)
Location: Room 16, Palace of Westminster
3:00pm
Defence - Oral Evidence Session
European Defence Industrial Development Programme (EDIDP)
Stuart Andrew MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State and Minister for Defence Procurement
Linda Dann, Head of European Bilateral Relations and EU Exit, Ministry of Defence
Valerie Evans, Head of the International Relations Group, Defence Equipment and Support
Daniel Drake, Head of the Euro-Atlantic Security Policy Unit, Ministry of Defence
Location: Other - Concurrent with European Scrutiny Committee
4:15pm
Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy - Oral Evidence Session
Carbon Capture Usage and Storage
Claire Perry MP, Minister of State for Climate Change and Industry, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Ashley Ibbett, Director for Clean Electricity, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Tim Lord, Director for Clean Growth, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Location: Room 6, Palace of Westminster
5:00pm
Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy - Oral Evidence Session
Clean Growth Strategy and International Climate Change Targets
Location: Room 6, Palace of Westminster
3:15pm
Human Rights - Oral Evidence Session
Immigration detention
Amanda Weston QC, Barrister, Garden Court Chambers
Stephanie Harrison QC, Barrister, Garden Court Chambers
Toufique Hossain, Solicitor, Duncan Lewis and Co
Laura Dubinsky, Barrister, Doughty Street Chambers
Location: Other - 4a
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3:00pm
Oral questions
Sustainability of funding for women’s refugees.
Oral questions
Discussions with the Chambers of Commerce and Confederation of British Industry representatives about the economic effects of Brexit
Oral questions
Talks with the government of Saudi Arabia on human rights in that country
Oral questions
Protecting UK critical infrastructure from cyber-attack
Legislation
Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill [HL] - Report stage (day 1)
Orders and regulations
Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for North Yorkshire (Fire and Rescue Authority) Order 2018 – motion to regret
Orders and regulations
Draft Crime and Courts Act 2013 (Commencement No. 18) Order 2018 – motion to approve
Orders and regulations
Draft Crime and Courts Act 2013 (Commencement No. 18) Order 2018 – motion to regret
3:45pm
Orders and regulations
Draft Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (Amendment) Order 2018
Orders and regulations
Draft Operation of Air Services (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018
Orders and regulations
Draft Textile Products (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018
Orders and regulations
Draft Timeshare, Holiday Products, Resale and Exchange Contracts (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018
Orders and regulations
Draft Infrastructure Planning (Water Resources) (England) Order 2018
Orders and regulations
Draft Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Claims Management Activity) Order 2018
Orders and regulations
Draft Short Selling (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018
Orders and regulations
Draft Markets in Financial Instruments (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018
9:45am
EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Brexit: the European Investment Bank
(at 10:00 am)
Mr Robert Jenrick MP, Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury, HM Treasury
Mr Philip Duffy, Director, Growth and Enterprise, HM Treasury
Mr David Lunn, Director, EU Exit, HM Treasury
Location: Room 4A, Palace of Westminster
10:15am
Constitution Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Parliamentary scrutiny of treaties
(at 11:30 am)
Professor Elaine Fahey, Professor of Law & Associate Dean (International), City Law School, University of London
Professor David Howarth, Professor of Law and Public Policy, University of Cambridge
Dr Mario Mendez, Reader in Law, Queen Mary, University of London
Location: Room 1, Palace of Westminster
10:30am
EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Room 2, Palace of Westminster
10:30am
EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Room 3, Palace of Westminster
10:30am
Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Draft Legislative Reform (Horserace Betting Levy) Order 2018
(at 10:45 am)
The Lord Lipsey
(at 11:20 am)
Ms Mims Davies MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Sport and Civil Society, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Location: Room 4, Palace of Westminster
10:30am
International Relations Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Room 2A, Palace of Westminster
3:30pm
Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Quality of information in support of Secondary Legislation
(at 3:40 pm)
Ms Elizabeth Gardiner, First Parliamentary Counsel and Permanent Secretary in Cabinet Office, Cabinet Office
Mr Jonathan Jones, HM Procurator General, Treasury Solicitor and Head of the Government Legal Service, HM Treasury
Mr Chris Wormald, Head of Government policy profession and Permanent Secretary in Department of Health, Department of Health and Social Care
Location: Room 2A, Palace of Westminster
4:00pm
European Union Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Room 3, Palace of Westminster
4:15pm
Finance Committee (Lords) - Private Meeting
Location: Other
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