House of Commons

What's on

Wednesday 17 October 2018

House of Commons

Main Chamber

Time Business
11:30am
Oral questions

Scotland

12:00pm
Prime Minister's Question Time
Ten Minute Rule Motion

Collective Defined Contribution Pension Schemes

Opposition Day Debate

Universal credit

Opposition Day Debate

Social Care Funding

Adjournment

Drug trafficking and county lines policy

Westminster Hall

Time Business
9:30am
Westminster Hall debate

Local government reform in Greater London

11:00am
Westminster Hall debate

Privatisation of GP extended access services in Stockton, Hartlepool and Darlington

2:30pm
Westminster Hall debate

East coast main line investment

4:00pm
Westminster Hall debate

Prisons education and employment strategy

4:30pm
Westminster Hall debate

Financial effect of absence from work due to mental health problems

General Committee

Time Business Venue
8:55am
Sixth Delegated Legislation Committee

Draft Merchant Shipping (Monitoring, Reporting and Verification of Carbon Dioxide Emissions) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

Room 9, Palace of Westminster
10:00am
Public Bill Committee

Parliamentary Constituencies (Amendment) Bill - 14th sitting

Room 11, Palace of Westminster
2:00pm
Public Bill Committee

Overseas Electors Bill - 1st sitting

Room 12, Palace of Westminster
2:30pm
Seventh Delegated Legislation Committee

Draft Armed Forces (Terms of Service) (Amendments Relating to Flexible Working) Regulations 2018

Room 9, Palace of Westminster
2:30pm
Eighth Delegated Legislation Committee

Civil Aviation (Insurance) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

Room 11, Palace of Westminster

Select Committee

Time Business Venue
9:15am
Oral Evidence Session
The progress of the UK’s negotiations on EU withdrawal

Jon Thompson, Chief Executive and Permanent Secretary, HM Revenue and Customs
Bernadette Kelly, Permanent Secretary, Department for Transport
Sir Chris Wormald, Permanent Secretary, Department of Health
Sir Ian Cheshire, Government Lead Non-Executive Director, Cabinet Office

The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House
9:30am
Oral Evidence Session
Department of Work and Pensions departmental expenditure limit

Peter Schofield, Permanent Secretary, Department for Work and Pensions
Nick Joicey, Finance Director General, Department of Work and Pensions
Tara Smith, Finance Director Central Services, Department of Work and Pensions

The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
9:30am
Oral Evidence Session
Funding priorities for the 2018-19 Budget: Health

Lynda Wilson, Director, Barnardo's Northern Ireland
Carolyn Ewart, National Director, British Association of Social Workers Northern Ireland
Joan McEwan, Head of Policy and Public Affairs, Marie Curie Northern Ireland

The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
9:30am
Oral Evidence Session
Scrutiny of the Agriculture Bill

Caroline Drummond, Chief Executive, Linking Environment and Farming
Vicki Hird, Farm Campaign Coordinator, Sustain
Thomas Lancaster, Vice Chair of Agriculture working group, Wildlife and Countryside Link
Stephen Russell, Policy and Advocate Officer, Ramblers

Room 8, Palace of Westminster
9:50am
Oral Evidence Session
Tackling inequalities faced by the Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities

Libby McVeigh, Director of Programmes, Equality and Human Rights Commission
Jim Davis, Gypsy, Roma and Traveller Police Association
Sergeant Gary Ogden, Operation Liberal
Catriona Laing, Deputy Director, Equalities, Interventions and Operational Practice Group, HM Prisons and Probation Service  
Fiona Parker, Deputy Director (interim), Contracts, Quality and Performance, Youth Custody Service, HM Prisons and Probation Service
Josie O'Driscoll, Director, Herts GATE
Acting Chief Constable Janette McCormick, Gypsy, Roma and Traveller lead, National Police Chiefs Council

The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
10:00am
Oral Evidence Session
Industrial Strategy: Sector Deals and Productivity

Benj Sykes, Vice President, Ørsted
Andrew Jamieson, Chief Executive, ORE Catapult
Emma Pinchbeck, , Executive Director, RenewableUK

Room 15, Palace of Westminster
2:15pm
Oral Evidence Session
Re-appointment of Sir Jon Cunliffe

Sir Jon Cunliffe, Deputy Governor for Financial Stability at the Bank of England

The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
2:30pm
Oral Evidence Session
Performance of the Department of Health and Social Care

Sir Chris Wormald, Permanent Secretary
David Williams, Director General, Finance, Department of Health & Social Care

Room 6, Palace of Westminster
3:30pm
Oral Evidence Session
Departmental priorities post-NATO summit

Rt Hon Gavin Williamson CBE MP, Secretary of State for Defence
Peter Watkins CBE, Director General Strategy and International, Ministry of Defence
Lieutenant General Richard Nugee CBE, Chief of Defence People
AVM Knighton, Assistant Chief of Defence Staff

Room 8, Palace of Westminster

House of Lords

Main Chamber

Time Business
3:00pm
Oral questions

Number of pupils taking GCSE Music in the last academic year

Oral questions

Plans to increase the number of GPs in England.

Oral questions

Whether treatments for gender dysphoria offered to children by the NHS are evidence-based and do no long-term harm if the diagnosis turns out to be mistaken

Oral questions

“One Yorkshire” proposals for devolution to a Combined Yorkshire Authority

Debate

Report from the EU Committee ' Dispute resolution and enforcement after Brexit'

Debate

Religious intolerance and prejudice in the UK

Grand Committee

Time Business
3:45pm
Orders and regulations

Draft Third Parties (Rights Against Insurers) Act 2010 (Consequential Amendment of Companies Act 2006) Regulations 2018

Orders and regulations

Draft Financial Regulators’ Powers (Technical Standards etc.) (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

Orders and regulations

Draft Building Societies Legislation (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

Orders and regulations

Draft Companies (Directors’ Report) and Limited Liability Partnerships (Energy and Carbon Report) Regulations 2018

Orders and regulations

Draft Business Contract Terms (Assignment of Receivables) Regulations 2018

Orders and regulations

Department for Transport (Fees) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

Select Committee

Time Business Venue
9:45am
Oral Evidence Session
Brexit: European Investment Bank

(at 10:00 am)
Mr Pete Clutton-Brock, Policy Advisor, E3G
Mr Alex Conway, Assistant Director, Brexit and European Programmes, Greater London Authority
Mr Piers Williamson, Chief Executive, The Housing Finance Corporation
Mr Philip Harding, Director of Finance and Business Affairs, University College London

Room 4A, Palace of Westminster
10:15am
Private Meeting
Room 1, Palace of Westminster
10:30am
Private Meeting
Room 2A, Palace of Westminster
10:30am
Oral Evidence Session
Migration Advisory Committee's report on EEA Migration

(at 10:45 am)
Professor Alan Manning, Chair, Migration Advisory Committee

Room 3, Palace of Westminster
10:30am
Private Meeting
Room 4, Palace of Westminster
10:45am
Oral Evidence Session
No deal preparations: energy and environment

(at 11:15 am)
Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Defra

Room 2, Palace of Westminster
5:00pm
Oral Evidence Session
Draft Finance Bill 2018

(at 5:00 pm)
Ms Victoria Todd, Head of the LITRG team and CTA (Fellow), Low Incomes Tax Reform Group
Mr Graham Webber, Director, WTT Consulting
Mr Keith Gordon, Barrister, Temple Tax Chambers

Room 2, Palace of Westminster