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The UK public elects 650 Members of Parliament (MPs) to represent their interests and concerns in the House of Commons. MPs consider and propose new laws, and can scrutinise government policies by asking ministers questions about current issues either in the Commons Chamber or in Committees.

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MPs to debate VAT on sunscreen products
MPs to debate VAT on sunscreen products
06 February 2023
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MPs to debate brownfield development and protecting the greenbelt
MPs to debate brownfield development and protecting the greenbelt
06 February 2023
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MPs to debate Select Committee Statement: Report of the Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Committee, Reforming the Private Rented Sector
MPs to debate Select Committee Statement: Report of the Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Committee, Reforming the Private Rented Sector
06 February 2023
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MPs to hold a general debate on parliamentary services
MPs to hold a general debate on parliamentary services
06 February 2023
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MPs to debate the Independent Review of Net Zero
MPs to debate the Independent Review of Net Zero
06 February 2023
MPs to hold a debate on saving for later life
MPs to hold a debate on saving for later life
06 February 2023
Coming up in the Commons 6-9 February
Find out what's coming up in the House of Commons Chamber 6-9 February
03 February 2023
Further semiconductors strategy delay “act of national self-harm”, says Committee Chair
Committee publishes their report on The Semiconductor Industry in the UK: the Government's Response
03 February 2023
Government Response to Report: Impact of body image on mental and physical health
Health and Social Care Committee receives Government Response to Impact of body image on mental and physical health report
02 February 2023
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Assessments for autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder to be debated by MPs
MPs to debate petitions relating to assessments for autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
01 February 2023
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