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Commons Business Briefings for 19 to 23 October 2020

This page offers links to documents and reports that relate to the Business being conducted in the House of Commons Chamber and in Westminster Hall for this week.

The page will include relevant Commons Library briefings, Committee reports, POST notes as well as documents produced by government departments or other agencies.

Commons Chamber - Monday 19 October 2020

Immigration and social security co-ordination (EU withdrawal) Bill - Consideration of Lords amendments

Westminster Hall - Monday 19 October 2020

E-petitions 244530 and 300071 relating to pet theft 

E-petition 321862 relating to immigration

Commons Chamber - Tuesday 20 October 2020

Consideration in Committee and remaining stages of the Non-domestic rating (lists) (no. 2) Bill

General Debate on Black History Month

Westminster Hall - Tuesday 20 October 2020

Support for children and families during the Covid-19 outbreak

Local clean air targets

Role of colleges in a skills-led recovery from the Covid-19 outbreak

Commons Chamber - Wednesday 21 October 2020

Opposition Day Debate:  Debate on a motion relating to ‘fire and re-hire tactics’

Opposition Day Debate: Free school meals

Westminster Hall - Wednesday 21 October 2020

Progress on the Bishop of Truro's independent review on persecution of Christians and freedom of religion or belief

Right to food in legislation

Support for people and businesses in Wales affected by the covid-19 outbreak

No parliamentary briefing papers are currently available

Government use of external private contractors and effect on employment

Commons Chamber - Thursday 22 October 2020

General debate: Covid-19

Westminster Hall - Thursday 22 October 2020

Transparency of the Integrated Activity Fund

Spending of the Ministry of Justice on legal aid

No parliamentary briefing papers are currently available

Commons Chamber - Friday 23 October 2020

Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill: Second Reading

Control of Roadworks Bill: Second Reading

No parliamentary briefing papers are currently available

Documents relating to the Control of Roadworks Bill will be available shortly

Mobile Homes Act 1983 (Amendment) Bill: Second Reading

Documents relating to the Mobile Homes Act 1983 (Amendment) Bill will be available shortly

Caravan Sites Bill: Second Reading

No parliamentary briefing papers are currently available

Net Zero Carbon Emissions (Audit) Bill: Second Reading

No parliamentary briefing papers are currently available

Documents relating to the Net Zero Carbon Emissions (Audit) Bill will be available shortly

Westminster Hall - Friday 23 October 2020

No business has been scheduled for this day






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