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Assessments for autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder to be debated by MPs
MPs to debate petitions relating to assessments for autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
01 February 2023
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MPs to debate the High Income Child Benefit Charge
MPs to debate the High Income Child Benefit Charge
30 January 2023
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MPs to debate the impact of Cystic Fibrosis on living costs
MPs to debate the impact of Cystic Fibrosis on living costs
30 January 2023
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MPs to debate progress towards the Government’s Levelling Up Missions in the East of England
MPs to debate progress towards the Government’s Levelling Up Missions in the East of England
30 January 2023
MPs to debate Devolution in Wales: 25 Years On
MPs to debate Devolution in Wales: 25 Years On
30 January 2023
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MPs to hold a debate on LGBT History Month
MPs to hold a debate on LGBT History Month
30 January 2023
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MPs to debate the State Pension age
MPs to debate the State Pension age
30 January 2023
Coming up in the Commons 30 January- 3 February
Find out what's coming up in the House of Commons Chamber 30 January- 3 February
27 January 2023
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International procurement, and uncertainty of long-term pipeline, risks prosperity of Scottish military shipbuilding sector
Committee publishes its report, Defence in Scotland: Military shipbuilding
27 January 2023
Defence Sub-Committee launches inquiry into MOD equipment procurement process
Defence Sub-Committee inquiry examines the strengths and weaknesses of DE&S
26 January 2023
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The House of Commons Enquiry Service provides information on the work, history and membership of the House of Commons.

  • Telephone: 0800 112 4272 (Freephone) or 020 7219 4272
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