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Latest news from Parliament, the House of Commons, the House of Lords and Committees.

Latest news

The latest news from across UK Parliament.

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Government publishes tax change impact assessment
Treasury Committee Chair Mel Stride MP comments on the Government's publication of tax change impact assessment
04 December 2020
Westminster Hall to hold a general debate on UK-Qatar relations
MPs to hold a general debate on UK-Qatar relations in Westminster Hall
04 December 2020
Future of Scottish research funding post-Brexit to be considered by MPs
Committee will question senior officials from the Universities of Strathclyde, Glasgow and Abertay
04 December 2020
This week in the Commons: 30 November - 4 December 2020
MPs passed secondary legislation relating to Coronavirus restrictions and the tiered system. The Telecommunications (Security) Bill passed its second reading.
04 December 2020
General debate in Westminster Hall on the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office’s role in tackling global malnutrition
MPs to hold a general debate in Westminster Hall on the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office’s role in tackling global malnutrition
04 December 2020
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Lords examines Trade Bill
Members discuss international treaties and human rights on Monday 7 December
04 December 2020
MPs to examine Wales’ railway infrastructure
MPs on the Welsh Affairs Committee in Westminster have opened an inquiry into railway infrastructure in Wales.
04 December 2020
ASau am edrych ar seilwaith rheilffyrdd yng Nghymru
Mae ASau y Pwyllgor Materion Cymreig yn San Steffan wedi agor ymchwiliad i seilwaith rheilffyrdd yng Nghymru.
04 December 2020

Parliamentary news

The latest Parliamentary news grouped by type of Parliamentary business.

Commons news

Westminster Hall to hold a general debate on the future of the coach industry
MPs to hold a general debate on the future of the coach industry in Westminster Hall
04 December 2020
Westminster Hall to hold a general debate on UK-Qatar relations
MPs to hold a general debate on UK-Qatar relations in Westminster Hall
04 December 2020
Future of Scottish research funding post-Brexit to be considered by MPs
Committee will question senior officials from the Universities of Strathclyde, Glasgow and Abertay
04 December 2020
General debate in Westminster Hall on the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office’s role in tackling global malnutrition
MPs to hold a general debate in Westminster Hall on the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office’s role in tackling global malnutrition
04 December 2020
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Lords news

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Lords examines Trade Bill
Members discuss international treaties and human rights on Monday 7 December
04 December 2020
Lords questions government on social mobility and carbon neutral homes
Coming up in members’ questions for government Monday 7 to Thursday 10 December
04 December 2020
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Lords debates Spending Review
Members discuss Chancellor's statement on 25 November
04 December 2020
Lords examines covert intelligence bill
Members discuss serious crimes and redress for victims
04 December 2020
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Committee news

Westminster Hall to hold a general debate on the future of the coach industry
MPs to hold a general debate on the future of the coach industry in Westminster Hall
04 December 2020
Westminster Hall to hold a general debate on UK-Qatar relations
MPs to hold a general debate on UK-Qatar relations in Westminster Hall
04 December 2020
Future of Scottish research funding post-Brexit to be considered by MPs
Committee will question senior officials from the Universities of Strathclyde, Glasgow and Abertay
04 December 2020
General debate in Westminster Hall on the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office’s role in tackling global malnutrition
MPs to hold a general debate in Westminster Hall on the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office’s role in tackling global malnutrition
04 December 2020
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Bill news

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Lords examines Trade Bill
Members discuss international treaties and human rights on Monday 7 December
04 December 2020
Lords examines covert intelligence bill
Members discuss serious crimes and redress for victims
04 December 2020
Lords debates Fire Safety Bill at third reading
Bill passes to Commons to consider Lords amendments
25 November 2020
Lords examines Medicines and Medical Devices Bill
Members discuss establishment of independent Patient Safety Commissioner
20 November 2020
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Regional news

The latest Parliamentary news across the different UK regions.

England

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Parliament sits on a Saturday to debate the Prime Minister's proposed Brexit deal
MPs meet to debate new Brexit deal
19 October 2019
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Inquiry launched into pavement parking
Problems caused by pavement parking see committee investigate possible solutions
02 April 2019
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Minister questioned on food waste
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee questions Dr Thérèse Coffey MP on food waste
19 April 2017
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Clean Air Zones urged for pollution hotspots, says Committee
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee publishes report on air quality
27 April 2016
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Scotland

Future of Scottish research funding post-Brexit to be considered by MPs
Committee will question senior officials from the Universities of Strathclyde, Glasgow and Abertay
04 December 2020
Academics questioned on Scottish university research
The Scottish Affairs Committee examines the position of Scottish university research within the wider UK research landscape
23 November 2020
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Government Ministers to give evidence on Internal Market Bill
UK and Scottish Government Ministers to give evidence on the Internal Market Bill
16 November 2020
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Questions over Scottish Universities’ funding sustainability to be answered by Scottish Funding Council
Committee to question senior figures at Scotland’s premier research education funding body
09 November 2020
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Northern Ireland

Government officials to be quizzed on Brexit preparedness
Officials from HMRC and the Cabinet Office questioned on IT, VAT and business preparedness for when the Northern Ireland Protocol takes effect at the end of the year
30 November 2020
Minister quizzed on post-Brexit cross-border security co-operation
The evidence session takes place on 25 November 2020
20 November 2020
Northern Irish businesses questioned as transition period draws to a close
Committee on the Future Relationship with the European Union examines how the end of the transition period will affect businesses in Northern Ireland
16 November 2020
NI Justice Minister Naomi Long to give evidence on post-Brexit cross-border security
Minister for Justice to be questioned on impact of no-deal Brexit on access to EU criminal databases and co-operation mechanisms with Republic of Ireland
14 November 2020
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Wales

MPs to examine Wales’ railway infrastructure
MPs on the Welsh Affairs Committee in Westminster have opened an inquiry into railway infrastructure in Wales.
04 December 2020
ASau am edrych ar seilwaith rheilffyrdd yng Nghymru
Mae ASau y Pwyllgor Materion Cymreig yn San Steffan wedi agor ymchwiliad i seilwaith rheilffyrdd yng Nghymru.
04 December 2020
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MPs examine Welsh digital connectivity
The Welsh Affairs Committee hears from representatives of the digital communications industry and their regulator, Ofcom.
01 December 2020
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ASau yn ystyried cysylltedd digidol yng Nghymru
Bydd y Pwyllgor Materion Cymreig yn clywed gan gynrychiolwyr y diwydiant cyfathrebu digidol a’u rheoleiddiwr, Ofcom
01 December 2020
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