This week in the Commons: 9 March 2018

09 March 2018

This week in the House of Commons, MPs debated European Union citizenship, International Women's Day and more.

Legislation: Government Bills

Data Protection Bill

The Data Protection Bill had its Second Reading in the Commons. It will now progress to a Public Bill Committee.

Domestic Gas and Electricity (Tariff Cap) Bill

The Domestic Gas and Electricity (Tariff Cap) Bill had its Second Reading in the Commons. It will now progress to a Public Bill Committee.

Urgent Questions and statements

This week, five Urgent Questions were asked in the House of Commons:

There were three oral ministerial statements this week.

Prime Minister's Questions

On Wednesday 7 March 2018 MPs asked the Prime Minister questions about homelessness, the UK's relationship with Saudi Arabia, RBS branch closures and more. 

Opposition Day Debate

On Wednesday 7 March in the Commons Chamber, MPs took part in two debates in the name of Plaid Cymru and the Democratic Unionist Party:

General Debate

On Thursday 8 March in the Commons Chamber, MPs took part in a general debate on Vote 100 and International Women's day:

Westminster Hall debates

Debates on a variety of different subjects also took place in Westminster Hall on Monday 5 March, Tuesday 6 March, Wednesday 7 March and Thursday 8 March 2018. 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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