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Wednesday 19 June 2019

  • House of Commons
  • House of Lords
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11:30am
Oral questions
Scotland
12:00pm
Prime Minister's Question Time
Ministerial statement
Breathing Space Scheme consultation response
Ministerial statement
Government response on call for evidence of late payments
Ten Minute Rule Motion
Nuclear Submarine Recycling (Reporting)
Legislation
Parliamentary Buildings (Restoration and Renewal) Bill: remaining stages
Adjournment
Use of algorithms in Home Office visa processing
9:30am
Westminster Hall debate
Future of free schools
11:00am
Westminster Hall debate
A38 road improvements
2:30pm
Westminster Hall debate
Independent review of the Modern Slavery Act
4:00pm
Westminster Hall debate
East to West Midlands railway connectivity
4:30pm
Westminster Hall debate
Jewish refugees from the Middle East and North Africa
No business announced for today
9:15am
Exiting the European Union - Oral Evidence Session
The progress of the UK’s negotiations on EU withdrawal
Nishma Patel, Chemicals Policy Director, Chemical Industries Association
Steve Bates, Chief Executive, BioIndustry Association (BIA)
Martin Sawer, Executive Director, Healthcare Distribution Association (HDA)
Vivienne Stern, Director, Universities UK International
Professor Tim Wheeler, International Director, UK Research and Innovation
Dr Beth Thompson MBE, Head of Policy (UK and EU), Wellcome Trust
Location: The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House
9:30am
Treasury - Oral Evidence Session
Impact of Business Rates on Business
Jerry Schurder, Head of Business Rates, Gerald Eve LLP
Rachel Kelly, Senior Policy Officer, British Property Federation
Kevin Muldoon-Smith, Lecturer, Northumbria University
Tej Parikh, Chief Economist, Institute of Directors
Steve Rigby, Group Property Director, Tesco
Location: Room 6, Palace of Westminster
9:30am
Northern Ireland Affairs - Oral Evidence Session
Tourism in Northern Ireland
Niall Gibbons, Chief Executive, Tourism Ireland
John McGrillen, Chief Executive, Tourism NI
Location: Room 8, Palace of Westminster
9:30am
Work and Pensions - Oral Evidence Session
Executive pensions
António Horta-Osório, Group Chief Executive, Lloyds Banking Group plc
Stuart Sinclair, Independent Director and Chair of the Remuneration Committee, Lloyds Banking Group plc
Pauline van der Meer Mohr, Chairman of Remuneration Committee, HSBC
Alex Lowen, Group General Manager and Head of Group Performance, HSBC
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
9:45am
Transport - Oral Evidence Session
Pavement parking
Dr Rachel Lee, Policy and Research Coordinator, Living Streets
Ian Taylor, Director, Alliance of British Drivers
Chris Theobald, Public Affairs Manager, Guide Dogs
Simon Botterill, Transport and Traffic, Design and Delivery Manager, Sheffield City Council
Louise Hutchinson, Director, PATROL
Spencer Palmer, Director, Transport and Mobility, London Councils
Tim Young, Project Engineer (Policy and Performance), Norfolk County Council
Location: The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
9:50am
Women and Equalities - Oral Evidence Session
Health and social care and LGBT communities
Prof Kathryn Almack, School of Health and Social Work, University of Hertfordshire
Debbie Ivanova, Deputy Chief Inspector of Adult Social Care, Care Quality Commission
Jim Glennon, Training and Policy Manager, Opening Doors London
Dr Ju Gosling, Chair, Regard
Prof Catherine Meads, Cambridge Institute of Public Health, Anglia Ruskin University
Peter Thompson, Chief Executive, Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority
Joanne Anton, Policy Manager, Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
10:15am
Work and Pensions - Oral Evidence Session
Support for the bereaved
David Collingwood, Director of Funerals, Co-op Group
Paul Allcock, UK Government Liaison - Executive Committee, National Society of Allied and Independent Funeral Directors (SAIF)
Jeremy Field, Past President, National Association of Funeral Directors (NAFD)
Simon Cox, Head of Insight and External Affairs, Dignity
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
2:30pm
Digital, Culture, Media and Sport - Oral Evidence Session
Immersive and addictive technologies
Shaun Campbell, UK Country Manager, Electronic Arts (EA)
Kerry Hopkins, Vice President, Legal and Government Affairs, Electronic Arts (EA)
Matthew Weissinger, Director of Marketing, Epic Games
Canon Pence, General Counsel, Epic Games
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
2:30pm
Public Accounts - Oral Evidence Session
Whole of Government Accounts 2017-18
Sir Tom Scholar, Permanent Secretary, HMT
Charles Roxburgh, Second Permanent Secretary, HMT
James Bowler, Director General Public Spending, HMT
Vicky Rock, Head of Financial Reporting Policy, HMT
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
3:15pm
Human Rights - Oral Evidence Session
The Right to Privacy (Article 8) and the Digital Revolution
Steve Wood, Deputy Commissioner (Policy), Information Commissioner's Office
Dr Orla Lynskey, Associate Professor of Law, Department of Law, London School of Economics
Natasha Lomas, Editor, TechCrunch
Antony Walker, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, techUK
Location: Other - Committee Room 1
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3:00pm
Oral questions
Quality of careers advice in schools
Oral questions
Findings of the report of the UNs Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
Oral questions
Resources at the UK’s borders to prevent illegal arms and illicit drugs entering the country and whether they need to be increased when the UK exits the EU
Oral questions
Action on determining initial immigration and asylum cases
Statement
Breathing Space Scheme – Consultation Response
Legislation
Wild Animals in Circuses (No.2) Bill - Second reading
Statement
Government Response to the call for Evidence on Late Payments
Debate
International Widows Day 2019 and steps to empower widows in developing countries
8:30pm
Estimated rising time
No business announced for today
10:00am
EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Room 4A, Palace of Westminster
10:15am
EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Veggie Tubes: proposed restrictions on naming vegetarian food
(at 10:30 am)
Ms Ruth Edge, Chief Food Chain Advisor, National Farmer's Union
Ms Laura Sears, Individual Giving Officer, Vegetarian Society UK
Ms Jackie Kearney, Chef, The Hungry Gecko
Mr Mark Banahan, Campaigns and Policy Officer, Vegan Society
Dr Geoff Bryant, Technical Director, Quorn Foods
Location: Room 2, Palace of Westminster
10:15am
Constitution Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Room 1, Palace of Westminster
10:30am
International Relations Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Room 4, Palace of Westminster
10:30am
House of Lords Commission - Private Meeting
Location: The Lord Speaker's Room, Palace of Westminster
11:00am
EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Brexit: future UK-EU cooperation on asylum and international protection
(at 11:15 am)
Ms Alice Lucas, Advocacy and Policy Manager, Refugee Rights Europe
Dr Hanne Beirens, Acting Director, Migration Policy Institute Europe
Location: Room 3, Palace of Westminster
2:00pm
Democracy and Digital Technologies Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Room 3A, Palace of Westminster
3:30pm
Science and Technology Committee (Lords) - Oral Evidence Session
Science research funding in universities
(at 3:45 pm)
Mr Chris Skidmore MP, Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation, Department for Education, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Ms Harriet Wallace, Director, International Science and Innovation Directorate, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Mr Paul Drabwell, Deputy Director, Science Research and Innovation, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Location: Room 4A, Palace of Westminster
4:00pm
European Union Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Scrutiny of Brexit negotiations
(at 4:00 pm)
Rt Hon. David Lidington MP, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, Cabinet Office
Location: Room 2, Palace of Westminster
No business announced for today

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