Commons news

Suspension of all tours and other non-essential visits extended

All tours and other non-essential visits suspended until at least 1 September 2020.

Speaker responds to MPs

'All MPs should be able to have their voices heard in representing their constituents.'

Letter to the Speaker from Centenary Action Group

MPs say they fear a rapid return to physical proceedings could impact high risk colleagues.

Petitions Committee Chair calls on the Government to end petition debates suspension

Palace of Westminster

READ: Chair urges Leader of the House to allow petitions debates in Westminster

House of Commons in recess

The House of Commons will next sit on Tuesday 2 June

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Committee questions Michael Gove and David Frost 21.05.2020
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Ministers questioned on the continuation of hybrid proceedings after recess 20.05.2020
Petitions Committee heard evidence on online abuse from 'The Only Way is Essex' star 20.05.2020
Petitions Committee questioned experts on maternal mental health, adoption and childcare 20.05.2020