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Wednesday 23 May 2018

  • House of Commons
  • House of Lords
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11:30am
Oral questions
International Development (including Topical Questions)
12:00pm
Prime Minister's Question Time
Ten Minute Rule Motion
Terminal Illness (Provision of Palliative Care and Support for Carers)
Consideration of Lords amendments
If necessary
Opposition Day Debate
Subject to be announced
Consideration of Lords amendments
If necessary
Adjournment
Closure of walk-in services at Accrington Victoria Hospital
9:30am
Westminster Hall debate
Effect of police stop and search powers on BAME communities
11:00am
Westminster Hall debate
Role of local communities in the planning system
2:30pm
Westminster Hall debate
UK relations with Qatar
4:00pm
Westminster Hall debate
Effect of leaving the EU on the higher education sector in Wales
4:30pm
Westminster Hall debate
Government policy on new psychoactive substances
9:30am
Public Bill Committee
Parliamentary Constituencies (Amendment) Bill - 4th sitting
Location: Room 11, Palace of Westminster
9:15am
Exiting the European Union - Oral Evidence Session
The progress of the UK’s negotiations on EU withdrawal
Suella Braverman MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department for Exiting the EU
Robin Walker MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department for Exiting the EU
Location: The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House
9:30am
Work and Pensions - Oral Evidence Session
Universal Credit rollout
Rt Hon Iain Duncan Smith MP, MP for Chingford and Woodford Green
Allan Gunn, Head of Revenues and Customer Service, Highland Council
Emma Revie, Chief Executive, Trussell Trust
Zena Cooke, Corporate Director, Resources, London Borough of Tower Hamlets
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
9:35am
High Speed Rail (West Midlands-Crewe) Bill - Oral Evidence Session
High Speed Rail (West Midlands-Crewe) Bill
186 - Michael, Brian and Lesley Washburn, Petitioners
33 - Joseph and Diane Allsop, Petitioners
86 - Swynnerton Parish Council
97 - The Reverend Prebendary Richard Grigson and Mrs Gail Wray, Petitioners
113 - John Marson, Petitioner
Location: Room 5, Palace of Westminster
9:45am
International Trade - Oral Evidence Session
Trade and the Commonwealth: Australia and New Zealand
Peter Dawson, Policy and Sustainability Director, Dairy UK
Liz Murphy, Chief Executive, The International Meat Trade Association
David Richmond, Trade Strategy Manager- Europe, Russia, Middle East, and Africa, Fonterra Co-operative Group
Mr Kevin Roberts, Chair, HCC Meat Promotion Wales
Location: Room 16, Palace of Westminster
9:50am
International Development Sub-Committee on the Work of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact - Oral Evidence Session
ICAI's review on Building resilience to natural disasters
Richard Gledhill, Lead Commissioner
Andy Featherstone, Team Leader, Independent Commission for Aid Impact
Matthew Wyatt, Deputy Director and Head of Conflict, Humanitarian and Security Department (CHASE)
Sally Taylor, Deputy Director and Head of Climate and Environment Department, Department for International Development
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
10:10am
Women and Equalities - Oral Evidence Session
Sexual harassment in the workplace
Jean Ashton OBE, Director of Business Services and Gender Champion, Crown Prosecution Service
Clare Conaghan, Executive Director of Human Resources, Save the Children
Andrew Kean, Deputy Director, Civil Service Employee Policy
Sue Owen, Permanent Secretary and Civil Service Diversity and Inclusion Champion, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Chief Constable Julian Williams, Chief Constable of Gwent Police and National Lead for Professional Ethics, National Police Chiefs' Council
Megan Butler, Director of Investment, Wholesale and Specialist Supervision, Financial Conduct Authority
Lorna Fitzjohn, Regional Director for the West Midlands, Ofsted
Dr Henrietta Hughes, National Guardian for the NHS, National Guardian's Office
Philip White, Head of Operational Strategy, Health and Safety Executive
Location: Room 8, Palace of Westminster
2:00pm
Environmental Audit - Oral Evidence Session
Heatwaves: Adapting to Climate Change
Professor Paul Cosford CB, Director for Health Protection and Medical Director, Public Health England
Stephen Groves, National Head of Emergency Preparedness, Resilience and Response, NHS England
John Edgley, Chief Track and Lineside Engineer, Network Rail
Mike Wilson, Chief Engineer, Highways England
Location: The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
2:05pm
High Speed Rail (West Midlands-Crewe) Bill - Oral Evidence Session
High Speed Rail (West Midlands-Crewe) Bill
As for morning session unless already heard
Location: Room 5, Palace of Westminster
2:15pm
Treasury - Oral Evidence Session
The UK's economic relationship with the European Union
Jon Thompson, Chief Executive and Permanent Secretary, HM Revenue and Customs
Jim Harra, Deputy Chief Executive and Second Permanent Secretary, HM Revenue and Customs
Location: Room 6, Palace of Westminster
3:15pm
Treasury - Oral Evidence Session
SME Finance
Amanda Murphy, Head of Commercial Banking, HSBC
Rishi Khosla, CEO, OakNorth
Ian Smith, Chief Financial Officer, Clyesdale and Yorkshire Banking Group
Location: Room 6, Palace of Westminster
4:10pm
Science and Technology - Oral Evidence Session
Impact of social media and screen-use on young people's health
Martin Hewitt, Assistant Commissioner, Metropolitan Police Service
Dr Netta Weinstein, Senior Lecturer, Cardiff University
Beth Murray, Director of Communications and Engagement, Catch 22
Dr Keir Irwin-Rogers, Lecturer, The Open University
Sheldon Thomas, Consultant on gang and youth violence, Gangsline
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
4:00pm
Human Rights - Oral Evidence Session
Enforcing Human Rights
Rt Hon David Gauke MP, Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice
Location: Other - Committee Room 1
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3:00pm
Royal Assent
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Oral questions
Restoration of devolved institutions in Northern Ireland
Oral questions
Additional support for the tourism industry
Oral questions
Allegations of genocide by Turkey against Kurds and Yezides of Afrin province in Syria
Oral questions
Direct rail services between London and Lincoln on the East Coast Main Line
Orders and regulations
Special Immigration Appeals Commission (Procedure) (Amendment) Rules 2018 - motion to approve
Orders and regulations
Restriction on the Preparation of Adoption Reports (Amendment) Regulations 2018 - motion to approve
Orders and regulations
Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole (Structural Changes) Order 2018 - motion to approve
Orders and regulations
Dorset (Structural Changes) (Modification of the Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007) Regulations 2018 - motion to approve
Orders and regulations
Somerset West and Taunton (Local Government Changes) Order 2018 - motion to approve
Orders and regulations
Somerset West and Taunton (Modification of Boundary Change Enactments) Regulations 2018 - motion to approve
Orders and regulations
Legislative Reform (Regulator of Social Housing) (England) Order 2018 - motion to approve
Short debate
Evacuation, search and rescue plans for large UK passenger ships operating in distant locations
No business announced for today
9:30am
Science and Technology Committee (Lords) - Private Meeting
Location: Committee Room G
10:00am
EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Data sharing post-Brexit
(at 10:15 am)
Mr Simon Gleeson, Partner, Clifford Chance
Ms Rosemary Jay, Senior Consultant Attorney, Hunton Andrews Kurth
Professor Ian Walden, Professor of Information and Communications Law, Queen Mary University of London
Location: Room 4A, Palace of Westminster
10:15am
Constitution Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Room 1, Palace of Westminster
10:30am
Liaison Committee (Lords) - Oral Evidence Session
Review of investigative and scrutiny committees
(at 10:40 am)
Professor Lord Norton of Louth
The Lord Cormack
(at 11:30 am)
The Baroness Kidron OBE
The Rt Hon Baroness Prashar CBE
The Lord Puttnam CBE
Location: Room 3A, Palace of Westminster
No business announced for today

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