Parliamentary procedure

This week in the Commons: Friday 18 January 2019

A round up of this week’s business in the Chamber and Westminster Hall

MPs have confidence in Government: no confidence motion defeated

The Government survive a motion of no confidence.

Has the ‘meaningful vote’ set a precedent for how Parliament approves treaties?

The Constitution Committee hears evidence on Wednesday 12 December at 10.30am

'Contempt motion' on publishing of legal advice

Debate on a motion relating to the EU Withdrawal Agreement

Attorney General questioned on Brexit legal advice

Geoffrey Cox makes a statement in the House of Commons on the legal advice on the Withdrawal Agreement

More parliamentary procedure

Title Date
Lords examines House of Lords (Hereditary Peers) (Abolition of By-Elections) Bill 26.11.2018
Sir David Natzler to retire as Clerk of the House of Commons 14.11.2018
Former Chief Whip questioned on the status of confidence motions 05.11.2018
Instruments to be considered by the Committee on 6 November 30.10.2018
Written Statement by the Lord Speaker 29.10.2018
Clerk of the House of Commons questioned 23.10.2018