This week in the Commons: 1 December 2017

01 December 2017

This week in the House of Commons MPs debated the Budget, women affected by state pension increases, the release of Brexit impact assessments and more.

Legislation: Private Members' Bill

The House of Commons sat on Friday 1 December to debate Private Members' Bills.

Three Private Members' Bills were introduced to the House following Ten Minute Rule Motions this week:

Urgent Questions and statements

This week Urgent Questions were asked on:

There was also four Ministerial statements this week:

Prime Minister's Questions

On Wednesday 29 November MPs asked the First Secretary of State questions about NHS staffing, Yemen, the Industrial Strategy and more.

Opposition Day debates

On Wednesday 29 November MPs debated women affected by state pension age increases and EU nationals in the House of Commons.

Backbench Business debates

On Thursday 30 November in the Commons Chamber, MPs took part in a debate which had been scheduled by the Backbench Business Committee.

Emergency debate

On Thursday 30 November in the Commons Chamber, MPs took part in an debate on the situation in Yemen.

Westminster Hall debates

Debates on a variety of different subjects also took place in Westminster Hall on Monday 27, Tuesday 28, Wednesday 29 and Thursday 30 November. See the Parliamentary calendar to find out what subjects were debated.

Select Committees

News from Parliamentary Select Committees, including the publication of reports and details of inquiries and evidence sessions are also available online.

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