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What's on

Monday 22 July 2019

House of Commons

Main Chamber

Time Business
Oral questions

Housing, Communities and Local Government (including Topical Questions)


Tributes to the Serjeant at Arms


Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) Bill: remaining stages

Consideration of Lords amendments

If necessary


Degraded chalk stream environments

Westminster Hall

Time Business
Westminster Hall debate

e-petition 242300 relating to future trade deals and the National Health Service

General Committee

No business announced for today

Select Committee

Time Business Venue
Oral Evidence Session
The work of the Home Secretary

Rt Hon Sajid Javid MP, Home Secretary
Sir Philip Rutnam, Permanent Secretary, Home Office

Room 8, Palace of Westminster
Oral Evidence Session
Immersive and addictive technologies

Neil McArthur, Chief Executive, Gambling Commission
Brad Enright, Programme Director, Gambling Commission

The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
Oral Evidence Session
Independent review of building regulations

Dame Judith Hackitt, Former Chair, Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety
Kit Malthouse MP, Minister of State for Housing and Planning, Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House

House of Lords

Main Chamber

Time Business
Oral questions

Impact of weight- and shape-related bullying, criticism and teasing on long-term mental health

Oral questions

Mandating M4(2) of Schedule 1 to the Building Regulations 2010 to ensure that future houses are accessible and adaptable

Oral questions

Strengthening the public authorities’ biodiversity duty

Oral questions

Improving the environmental sustainability of the textiles and clothing sectors


Northern Ireland (Executive Formation etc.) Bill - Consideration of Commons Amendment


Parliamentary Buildings (Restoration and Renewal) Bill - Committee stage

Short debate

Extending the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to contractors and other organisations exercising public functions

Grand Committee

No business announced for today

Select Committee

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