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This section only shows news back to September 2018 (with the exception of some Committee news). To view news prior to this, please visit the news section of the UK Parliament web archive.

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

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The latest news from across UK Parliament.

Parliamentary news

The latest Parliamentary news grouped by type of Parliamentary business.

Commons news

Speaker leads ceremony to mark 400 years since the return of the Mayflower
Speaker leads ceremony to mark 400 years since the return of the Mayflower
11 June 2021
Coming up in the Commons: 14-18 June
We’ve put together a list of highlights to keep you on top of the legislation, debates and questions coming up in the Commons.
11 June 2021
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Committee approves appointment of Carolyn Wilkins to FPC and Tanya Castell to PRC
The Treasury Committee published two reports
11 June 2021
Chair statement on Lord Frost
Chair Julian Knight has issued this statement following the cancellation of an appearance by Cabinet Office Minister Lord Frost
10 June 2021
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Lords news

New committee launches new inquiries: COP15 and COP26
The new House of Lords Environment and Climate Change Committee launches its first inquiries on the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (COP15) and the UN Climate Change conference (COP26)
11 June 2021
What's on in the Lords: 14-17 June
A short guide to questions, debates and legislation this week
11 June 2021
Lords continues line by line examination of Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill
Members discuss changes as line by line check continues. Find out more
11 June 2021
Detailed check of Professional Qualifications Bill continues
Members check the bill line by line. Learn more
11 June 2021
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Committee news

New committee launches new inquiries: COP15 and COP26
The new House of Lords Environment and Climate Change Committee launches its first inquiries on the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (COP15) and the UN Climate Change conference (COP26)
11 June 2021
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Committee approves appointment of Carolyn Wilkins to FPC and Tanya Castell to PRC
The Treasury Committee published two reports
11 June 2021
Chair statement on Lord Frost
Chair Julian Knight has issued this statement following the cancellation of an appearance by Cabinet Office Minister Lord Frost
10 June 2021
Treasury Committee examines economic crime
The Treasury Committee inquiry reviews what progress has been made in combatting economic crime
10 June 2021
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Bill news

Lords continues line by line examination of Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill
Members discuss changes as line by line check continues. Find out more
11 June 2021
Detailed check of Professional Qualifications Bill continues
Members check the bill line by line. Learn more
11 June 2021
Lords debates Environment Bill
Members debate stronger provisions and measures to ensure climate change targets are met. Catch up
08 June 2021
Lords debates Dormant Assets Bill
Members debate the distribution of financial assets to good causes. Catch up
27 May 2021
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Regional news

The latest Parliamentary news across the different UK regions.

England

House of Lords debates coronavirus restrictions
Members consider regulations on the latest lockdown rules for England
07 January 2021
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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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Scotland

How can renewable energy targets be met in Scotland?
Renewable energy sector and Ofgem to face Scottish Affairs Committee
10 June 2021
Academics and experts questioned on renewable energy in Scotland
The Scottish Affairs Committee examines employment, funding and power distribution in renewable energy in Scotland
24 May 2021
Lord Dunlop and Michael Gove questioned on the Dunlop Review
Four select committees hold a joint evidence session
18 May 2021
Jack to face Scottish Affairs Committee questions
Mr Jack’s appearance before the Committee will be his first since the 6 May Holyrood elections
11 May 2021
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Northern Ireland

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Loyalist perspectives on the NI Protocol
Committee to continue its examination of loyalist perspectives of the Northern Ireland Protocol
07 June 2021
Lord Dunlop and Michael Gove questioned on the Dunlop Review
Four select committees hold a joint evidence session
18 May 2021
Ministers questioned on compatibility of nationality rules with Good Friday Agreement
Northern Ireland Affairs Committee explores citizenship and passport processes in Northern Ireland
11 May 2021
Industry representatives questioned on barriers to GB to NI animal movements 
Northern Ireland Affairs Committee examines the barriers faced by livestock farmers under the Northern Ireland Protocol
26 April 2021
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Wales

Delivery of levelling up agenda in Wales to be examined by Committee
Welsh Affairs Committee examines delivery of the UK Government’s Levelling-up and Community Renewal funds
26 May 2021
Lord Dunlop and Michael Gove questioned on the Dunlop Review
Four select committees hold a joint evidence session
18 May 2021
Ministers set for questions on renewables in Wales
The Welsh Affairs Committee examines support for the development of the renewable energy industry in Wales
26 April 2021
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MPs to hear evidence from Committee Chairs on territorial constitution inquiry
The Procedure Committee will hear evidence from the chairs of the territorial select committees as part of the ongoing inquiry into the territorial constitution
18 March 2021
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