This week in the Commons: 20 July 2018

20 July 2018

This week in the House of Commons MPs debated the Trade Bill, Independent Complaints and Grievance Policy and more.

Legislation: Government Bills

Taxation (Cross-border) Trade Bill

MPs considered the report stage and third reading of the Taxation (Cross-border) Trade Bill on Monday 16 July. The Bill passed third reading and report stage with amendments and will now be considered by the House of Lords.

Trade Bill

MPs considered the report stage and third reading of the Trade Bill on Tuesday 17 July. The Bill passed third reading as amended at report stage and will now be considered by the House of Lords.

Domestic Gas and Electricity (Tariff Cap) Bill

MPs debated one amendment proposed by the House of Lords, the Bill returns to the House of Lords.

Legislation: Private Members Bills

Two 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 were five ministerial statements this week:

Prime Minister's Questions

On Wednesday 18 July, MPs asked the Prime Minister questions about Brexit, NHS spending and more.

E-petitions debates

On Monday 16 July, in the Westminster Hall Chamber, MPs debated an e-petition relating to including Staffordshire Bull Terriers in the Dangerous Dogs Act 1991.

General debates

This week in the Commons Chamber, MPs took part in two general debates.

Debate on a motion

This week in the Commons Chamber MPs debated a motion on the Independent Complaints and Grievance Policy.

Westminster Hall debates

Debates on a variety of different subjects also took place in Westminster Hall on Tuesday 17, Wednesday 18 and Thursday 19 July. 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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