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Commons news

New DFID Secretary makes statement on Ebola outbreak in DRC

Secrerary of State says the is more international donors can do

What's on

Monday 20 May 2019

House of Commons

Main Chamber

Time Business
2:30pm
Oral questions

Defence (including Topical Questions)

Urgent question

Use of torture overseas

Ministerial statement

Ebola outbreak in the DRC

Legislation

Non-Domestic Rating (Preparation for Digital Services) Bill: Committee and Remaining Stages

Backbench Business

Motion on Medical Cannabis under Prescription

Adjournment

Contribution of Billy McNeill MBE to Scotland, UK and European football

Westminster Hall

Time Business
4:30pm
Westminster Hall debate

e-petition 243947 relating to immunity for soldiers

General Committee

Time Business Venue
4:30pm
First Delegated Legislation Committee

European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (Exit Day) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2019 (S.I., 2019, No. 859)

Room 9, Palace of Westminster

Select Committee

Time Business Venue
4:00pm
Oral Evidence Session
Implications of the Waste Strategy for Local Authorities

Professor Nicky Gregson, University of Durham
Dr Sherilyn MacGregor, Sustainable Consumption Institute, University of Manchester
Dr Marcus Gover, Chief Executive, Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP)
Jacob Hayler, Executive Director, Environmental Services Association
Martin Curtois, External Affairs Director, Veolia
Jeremy Jacobs, Technical Director, Renewable Energy Association

The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
4:00pm
Oral Evidence Session
Consumer protection

Andrew Bailey, Chief Executive Officer, Financial Conduct Authority
Sharon White, Chief Executive, Ofcom
Dermot Nolan, Chief Executive, Ofgem
Rachel Fletcher, Chief Executive, Ofwat

Room 8, Palace of Westminster
4:00pm
Oral Evidence Session
The Role of Parliament in the UK Constitution: Authorising the Use of Military Force

Rt Hon David Lidington MP, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister for the Cabinet Office
Rt Hon Mark Lancaster MP, Minister for the Armed Forces

The Grimond Room, Portcullis House

House of Lords

Main Chamber

Time Business
2:30pm
Oral questions

Establishing a Royal Commission or equivalent inquiry to examine any lessons to be learnt from the 2016 European Union referendum and subsequent events

Oral questions

Preventing fraud perpetrated on bank customers

Oral questions

Ensuring issues of intergenerational fairness and well-being are considered as part of the forthcoming Spending Review

Oral questions

Assumptions used in the business case for HS2 for the number of passengers and the average fare between London and Birmingham

Orders and regulations

Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme 2012 (Amendment) Instrument 2019

Orders and regulations

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2019 - motion to approve

Orders and regulations

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2019 - motion to regret

Statement

Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Statement

MoD’s policy on cooperating with the use of torture overseas

Orders and regulations

Higher Education (Monetary Penalties and Refusal to Renew an Access and Participation Plan) (England) Regulations 2019

Orders and regulations

International Road Passenger Transport (Amendment) (Northern Ireland) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

Orders and regulations

Transport Act 1985 (Amendment) Regulations 2019 - motion to regret

Orders and regulations

Connecting Europe Facility (Revocation) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

Orders and regulations

Buckinghamshire (Structural Changes) Order 2019

7:45pm
Estimated rising time

Grand Committee

No business announced for today

Select Committee

Time Business Venue
4:00pm
Private Meeting
Residence 2, Palace of Westminster

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