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Part 1: Business Today

Summary Agenda: Chamber

Business Today: Chamber

Virtual participation in proceedings will commence after Prayers.

11.30am Prayers

Followed by

QUESTIONS

1. Justice

The call list for Members participating is available on the House of Commons business papers pages.

URGENT QUESTIONS AND STATEMENTS

Urgent Question: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, if he will make a statement on the implementation of the Northern Ireland Protocol (Louise Haigh)

Ministerial Statements, including Secretary of State for Health and Social Care on covid-19 update and Minister for Asia on update on Myanmar

The call list for Members participating is available on the House of Commons business papers pages.

PRESENTATION OF BILLS

No debate (Standing Order No. 57)

Driving Tests (Repayment of Test Fees)

Kirsten Oswald

Bill to authorise the repayment of fees for driving tests delayed as a result of an emergency.

BUSINESS OF THE DAY

1. Local Welfare Assistance Provision (Review): Ten Minute Rule Motion

Up to 20 minutes (Standing Order No. 23)

Paul Maynard

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to require the Government to undertake a review of the adequacy of local welfare assistance schemes provided by local authorities.

Notes:

The Member moving and a Member opposing this Motion may each speak for up to 10 minutes.

2. AIR TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT AND UNMANNED AIRCRAFT BILL [LORDS]: SECOND READING

Until 7.00pm (Standing Order No. 9(3))

Notes:

The Northern Ireland Assembly has approved a Legislative Consent Resolution relating to this Bill. Copies of the Resolution are available in the Vote Office (also available on the documents webpage for the Bill).

The call list for Members participating is available on the House of Commons business papers pages.

3. AIR TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT AND UNMANNED AIRCRAFT BILL [LORDS]: PROGRAMME

No debate (Standing Order No. 83A(7))

Secretary Grant Shapps

That the following provisions shall apply to the Air Traffic Management and Unmanned Aircraft Bill [Lords]:

Committal

(1) The Bill shall be committed to a Public Bill Committee.

Proceedings in Public Bill Committee

(2) Proceedings in the Public Bill Committee shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion on Tuesday 23 February 2021.

(3) The Public Bill Committee shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on which it meets.

Proceedings on Consideration and up to and including Third Reading

(4) Proceedings on Consideration shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour before the moment of interruption on the day on which they are commenced.

(5) Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion at the moment of interruption on that day.

(6) Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to proceedings on Consideration and up to and including Third Reading.

Other proceedings

(7) Any other proceedings on the Bill may be programmed.

4. AIR TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT AND UNMANNED AIRCRAFT BILL [LORDS]: WAYS AND MEANS

No debate (Standing Order No. 52(1)(a))

Jesse Norman

That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Air Traffic Management and Unmanned Aircraft Bill [Lords], it is expedient to authorise the payment of sums into the Consolidated Fund.

PRESENTATION OF PUBLIC PETITIONS

No debate or decision (Standing Order No. 153)

Extension of statutory paid bereavement leave: Patricia Gibson

Wage floor to the furlough scheme: Richard Burgon

ADJOURNMENT DEBATE

Until 7.30pm or for half an hour (whichever is later) (Standing Order No. 9(7))

Deportation of foreign national offenders: Mr Simon Clarke

Written Statements

STATEMENTS TO BE MADE TODAY

The Chancellor of the Exchequer

1.Publication of ‘The Economics of Biodiversity: The Dasgupta Review’

Secretary of State for Education

2.Higher Education Update

Notes:

Texts of Written Statements are available from the Vote Office and on the internet at https://questions-statements.parliament.uk/ .

Committees Meeting Today

Broadcasts of proceedings can be found at https://www.parliamentlive.tv/Commons

Some committee members and witnesses might now physically attend meetings, however, there is no public access at present.

Select Committees

Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee

Subject: The Evolution of Devolution: English Devolution

Witnesses: 9.30am: Councillor Sir Richard Leese, Chair of the Local Government Association’s City Regions Board and Leader of Manchester City Council; Councillor David Williams, County Councils Network Chairman and Leader of Hertfordshire County Council; Councillor Julian German, Britain’s Leading Edge and Leader of Cornwall Council

10.30am: Rt Hon the Lord Heseltine CH; Professor John Denham, Director, Centre for English Identity and Politics, University of Southampton

Room 8
8.55am (private), 9.30am (public)

Health and Social Care Committee

Subject: Safety of maternity services in England

Witnesses: 9.30am: Nadine Dorries MP, Minister of State for Mental Health, Suicide Prevention and Patient Safety, and William Vineall, Director of NHS Quality, Safety and Investigations, Department of Health and Social Care; Sarah-Jane Marsh, Chief Executive, Birmingham Women’s and Children’s Hospital; Dr Matthew Jolly, National Clinical Director for the Maternity Review, NHS England; Professor Jacqueline Dunkley-Bent, Chief Midwifery Officer, NHS England and NHS Improvement

Virtual meeting
9.00am (private), 9.30am (public)

Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee

Subject: The future of UK music festivals

Witnesses: 10.00am: Matthew Phillip, Chief Executive, Notting Hill Carnival Ltd; Rowan Cannon, Director, Wild Rumpus

10.45am: Duncan Bell, Political group leader, WeMakeEvents; Tre Stead, Tour Manager

11.30am: Dr Andrew Smith, Reader, Architecture and Cities, University of Westminster

Virtual meeting
9.30am (private), 10.00am (public)

Education Committee

Subject: Appointment of the Chair of the Office for Students

Witnesses: 10.00am: The Lord Wharton of Yarm

Virtual meeting
9.30am (private), 10.00am (public)

Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee

Subject: The impact of coronavirus on businesses and workers

Witnesses: 10.30am: Chris O’Shea, Chief Executive Officer, Centrica; Justin Bowden, National Officer, GMB Union

11.15am: Tim Sharp, Senior Employment Rights Officer, Trades Union Congress; Mike Brewer, Deputy Chief Executive, Resolution Foundation; Rob Joyce, Deputy Director, Institute for Fiscal Studies; Matthew Taylor, Chair, Good Work Review

Virtual meeting
10.30am (public)

Science and Technology Committee

Virtual meeting
10.00am (private)

Finance Committee

Virtual meeting
12.30pm (private)

Foreign Affairs Committee

Subject: The UK’s role in strengthening multilateral organisations

Witnesses: 2.30pm: The Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon; James Kariuki, Multilateral Policy Director (outgoing), Neil Briscoe, Head of UN and Multilateral Department, Beth Arthy, Head of Global Funds Department, HE Julian Braithwaite, Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the UN and other International Organisations (Geneva), and HE Neil Bush, Head of the OSCE Delegation, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office; Chris Jones, Director for International Co-operation on Criminal Matters, Home Office

Virtual meeting
1.45pm (private), 2.30pm (public)

Justice Committee

Subject: The work of the Sentencing Council

Witnesses: 2.30pm: Rt. Hon Lord Justice Holroyde, Chairman, and Steve Wade, Head of the Office, Sentencing Council for England and Wales

Virtual meeting
1.45pm (private), 2.30pm (public)

Defence Committee

Subject: NATO, US and UK Defence Relations

Witnesses: 2.30pm: Sir Adam Thomson, Director, European Leadership Network, and Former UK Permanent Representative (2014-2016), NATO; Dr Charles Kupchan, Senior Fellow, Council of Foreign Relations, and Former Special Assistant to the President and Former Senior Director for European Affairs, US National Security Council; The Lord Darroch of Kew KCMG, Former National Security Adviser, Cabinet Office, and Former UK Ambassador to Washington, Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Room 6
2.00pm (private), 2.30pm (public)

Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Virtual meeting
2.00pm (private)

Petitions Committee

Virtual meeting
2.00pm (private)

Work and Pensions Committee

Subject: DWP’s response to the coronavirus outbreak

Witnesses: 2.30pm: Minesh Patel, Principal Policy Manager, Citizens Advice; Laura Peters, Head of Advice and Information Services, Rethink Mental Illness; Peter Tutton, Head of Policy, Research and Public Affairs, StepChange

3.30pm: James Heywood, Head of Welfare and Opportunity, Centre for Policy Studies; Professor Donald Hirsch, Director, Centre for Research in Social Policy, Loughborough University; Iain Porter, Social Security Policy and Partnerships Manager, Joseph Rowntree Foundation

Virtual meeting
2.15pm (private), 2.30pm (public)

Transport Committee

Virtual meeting
3.00pm (private)

Women and Equalities Committee

Virtual meeting
3.30pm (private)

Backbench Business Committee

Virtual meeting
4.00pm (private)

Delegated Legislation Committees

First Delegated Legislation Committee

To consider the draft Government of Wales Act 2006 (Amendment) Order 2021

Room 14
2.30pm (public)

Other

Committees on Arms Export Controls

Subject: Arms export controls: Initial review

Witnesses: 10.00am: Professor Anna Stavrianakis, Professor of International Relations, University of Sussex; Dr Ian J Stewart, Executive Director, Washington DC Office, James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies

Virtual meeting
9.15am (private), 10.00am (public)

Announcements

VIRTUAL PARTICIPATION IN PROCEEDINGS

On 30 December 2020, the House agreed an order extending virtual participation to debate and certain other proceedings in accordance with a scheme prepared by the Speaker.

The scheme for virtual participation in proceedings and the revised Members’ Guide to Chamber proceedings are available on the intranet.

FORTHCOMING END OF DAY ADJOURNMENT DEBATES

Tuesday 9 February to Thursday 11 February (deadline 3 February 7.00pm or the rise of the House, whichever is earlier)

Applications should be made in writing to the Table Office. Members must submit their application from their own email account. Application forms are available on the Table Office page on the Parliamentary intranet.

The ballot will take place on Thursday 4 February.

Monday 22 February to Monday 1 March (deadline 10 February 7.00pm or the rise of the House, whichever is earlier)

Applications should be made in writing to the Table Office. Members must submit their application from their own email account. Application forms are available on the Table Office page on the Parliamentary intranet.

The ballot will take place on Thursday 11 February.

FORTHCOMING WESTMINSTER HALL DEBATES

Sittings in Westminster Hall are currently suspended (Order of 13 January).

DEADLINE FOR CALL LISTS FOR SUBSTANTIVE PROCEEDINGS

Deadline

Date of proceeding

Proceeding

1.00pm Tuesday 2 February

Wednesday 3 February

Sanctions: motions to approve statutory instruments

1.00pm Tuesday 2 February

Wednesday 3 February

Value Added Tax: motions to approve the Value Added Tax (Miscellaneous Amendments to Acts of Parliament) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 1312) and Value Added Tax (Miscellaneous Amendments to the Value Added Tax Act 1994 and Revocation) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 (SI, 2020, No. 1544)

1.00pm Tuesday 2 February

Wednesday 3 February

Travellers’ Allowances and Miscellaneous Provisions (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 (SI, 2020, No. 1412): motion to revoke

1.00pm Tuesday 2 February

Wednesday 3 February

Petitions Committee business: debate on a petition on grooming gangs

1.00pm Wednesday 3 February

Thursday 4 February

Backbench business: general debate on the future of the UK space industry

1.00pm Wednesday 3 February

Thursday 4 February

Backbench business: general debate on the Towns Fund

1.00pm Friday 5 February

Monday 8 February

Armed Forces Bill: Second Reading

1.00pm Friday 5 February

Monday 8 February

Draft Armed Forces Act (Continuation) Order 2021: motion for approval

1.00pm Monday 8 February

Tuesday 9 February

Draft Social Security Benefits Up-rating Order 2021: motion for approval

1.00pm Monday 8 February

Tuesday 9 February

Draft Guaranteed Minimum Pensions Increase Order 2021: motion for approval

1.00pm Monday 8 February

Tuesday 9 February

Trade Bill: Consideration of Lords Message

1.00pm Tuesday 9 February

Wednesday 10 February

Local Government Finance Reports: motions for approval

1.00pm Tuesday 9 February

Wednesday 10 February

Police Grant Reports: motions for approval

1.00pm Wednesday 10 February

Thursday 11 February

Backbench business (1): general debate on the publication of the Integrated Review of Security, Defence, Development and Foreign Policy

1.00pm Wednesday 10 February

Thursday 11 February

Backbench business (2): debate on a motion relating to the UK’s commitment to reconcilation, accountability and human rights in Sri Lanka

Members wishing to speak in substantive proceedings should apply to the Speaker’s Office by emailing speakersoffice@parliament.uk from their parliamentary email address

Further Information

Members’ Guide to Chamber proceedings

The Members’ Guide to Chamber proceedings are available on the Parliamentary website

Business of the Day

Documents and reports relating to the business being held in the Chamber are available on the Commons Business Briefings webpage: www.parliament.uk/business/publications/research/commons-business-briefings/

Written Statements

Text of today’s Written Statements: https://questions-statements.parliament.uk/

Select Committees

Select Committees Webpage: https://committees.parliament.uk/

Recent Select Committee Reports: https://committees.parliament.uk/

Standing Orders Relating to Public Business

Text of Standing Orders relating to public business: www.parliament.uk/business/publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201919/cmstords/341/body.html

European Business

European Business Referrals and Motion documents for consideration by European Committees or on the Floor of the House are available on the European Business
webpage: https://old.parliament.uk/business/publications/business-papers/commons/european-business11/

Digital Engagement

Information about digital engagement opportunities for debates is available on the parliamentary website: https://www.parliament.uk/get-involved/have-your-say-on-laws/digital-engagement/.

All business papers are available via the HousePapers app on mobile devices

Part 2: Future Business

A. CALENDAR OF BUSINESS

Business in either Chamber may be changed, and further business added, up to the rising of the House on the day before it is to be taken, and is therefore provisional.

Government items of business in this section have nominally been set down for
today, but are expected to be taken on the dates stated.

B. REMAINING ORDERS AND NOTICES

Business in this section has not yet been scheduled for a specific date. It has been nominally set down for today but is not expected to be taken today.

A. Calendar of Business

Business in either Chamber may be changed, and further business added, up to the rising of the House on the day before it is to be taken, and is therefore provisional.

Wednesday 3 FEBRUARY

CHAMBER

QUESTIONS

11.30am Questions to the Secretary of State for Wales

12 noon Questions to the Prime Minister

Afterwards

PRESENTATION OF BILLS

Gaming Hardware (Automated Purchase and Resale)

Douglas Chapman

Bill to prohibit the automated purchase and resale of games consoles and computer components; and for connected purposes.

Air Quality: Ten Minute Rule Motion

Theresa Villiers

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to make provision for improving air quality.

Notes:

The Member moving and a Member opposing this Motion may each speak for up to 10 minutes.

Exiting the European Union (Sanctions)

Nigel Adams

That the Bosnia and Herzegovina (Sanctions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 608), dated 18 June 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 22 June, be approved.

Exiting the European Union (Sanctions)

Nigel Adams

That the Burundi (Sanctions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 (S.I., 2019, No. 1142), dated 18 July 2019, a copy of which was laid before this House on 19 July 2019, in the last Parliament, be approved.

Exiting the European Union (Sanctions)

Nigel Adams

That the Cyber (Sanctions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 597), dated 15 June 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 17 June, be approved.

Exiting the European Union (Sanctions)

Nigel Adams

That the Guinea (Sanctions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 (S.I., 2019, No. 1145), dated 18 July 2019, a copy of which was laid before this House on 19 July 2019, in the last Parliament, be approved.

Exiting the European Union (Sanctions)

Nigel Adams

That the Misappropriation (Sanctions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 1468), dated 7 December 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 9 December, be approved.

Exiting the European Union (Sanctions)

Nigel Adams

That the Nicaragua (Sanctions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 610), dated 18 June 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 22 June, be approved.

Exiting the European Union (Sanctions)

Nigel Adams

That the Sanctions (EU Exit) (Miscellaneous Amendments) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 590), dated 11 June 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 15 June, be approved.

Exiting the European Union (Sanctions)

Nigel Adams

That the Sanctions (EU Exit) (Miscellaneous Amendments) (No. 4) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 951), dated 3 September 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 8 September, be approved.

Exiting the European Union (Sanctions)

Nigel Adams

That the Unauthorised Drilling Activities in the Eastern Mediterranean (Sanctions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 1474), dated 7 December 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 11 December, be approved.

Exiting the European Union (Value Added Tax)

Jesse Norman

That the Value Added Tax (Miscellaneous Amendments to Acts of Parliament) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 1312), dated 18 November 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 19 November, be approved.

Exiting the European Union (Value Added Tax)

Jesse Norman

That the Value Added Tax (Miscellaneous Amendments to the Value Added Tax Act 1994 and Revocation) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 1544), dated 15 December 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 21 December, be approved.

MOTION RELATING TO THE TRAVELLERS’ ALLOWANCES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS (EU EXIT) REGULATIONS 2020

General Debate: Grooming Gangs

Tom Hunt, on behalf of the Petitions Committee

That this House has considered e-petitions 300239 and 327566 relating to grooming gangs.

ADJOURNMENT DEBATE

Establishing a bereavement standard to support families: Grahame Morris

THURSDAY 4 FEBRUARY

CHAMBER

QUESTIONS

9.30am Questions to the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

10.00am Topical Questions to the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

10.10am Questions to the Attorney General

Afterwards

BACKBENCH BUSINESS

Future of the UK space industry

Owen Thompson

That this House has considered the future of the UK space industry.

Towns Fund

Paul Bristow [R]

That this House has considered the Towns Fund.

Notes:

The subjects for these debates were determined by the Backbench Business Committee.

ADJOURNMENT DEBATE

Driving tests in High Wycombe: Mr Steve Baker

MONDAY 8 FEBRUARY

CHAMBER

QUESTIONS

2.30pm Questions to the Secretary of State for the Home Department

3.15pm Topical Questions to the Secretary of State for the Home Department

Afterwards

ARMED FORCES BILL: SECOND READING

Armed Forces Bill: Money

Jesse Norman

That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Armed Forces Bill, it is expedient to authorise the payment out of money provided by Parliament of any increase attributale to the Act in the sums payable under any other Act out of money so provided.

Notes:

Queen’s Recommendation signified.

Defence

Johnny Mercer

That the draft Armed Forces Act (Continuation) Order 2021, which was laid before this House on 18 January, be approved.

ADJOURNMENT DEBATE

Zoos and aquaria during the covid-19 outbreak: Emma Hardy

TUESDAY 9 FEBRUARY

CHAMBER

QUESTIONS

11.30am Questions to the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

12.15pm Topical Questions to the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

Afterwards

Victims of Crime and Anti-social Behaviour, Etc (Rights, Entitlements and Related Matters): Ten Minute Rule Motion

Peter Kyle

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to make provision about the duties and responsibilities of the Victims’ Commissioner and about the Victims’ Code; to make provision about the rights of victims of persistent anti-social behaviour; to require local police forces to prepare victims’ services plans and take steps in connection with victim representative bodies; to establish a duty to report suspected child exploitation by those working in regulated activities; to establish a right of appeal by victims against a decision to cease a criminal investigation; to make provision for reviews of open or reopened homicide cases; to make provision about court procedures relating to vulnerable victims and witnesses; and for connected purposes.

Notes:

The Member moving and a Member opposing this Motion may each speak for up to 10 minutes.

Social Security

Will Quince

That the draft Social Security Benefits Up-rating Order 2021, which was laid before this House on 18 January, be approved.

Pensions

Guy Opperman

That the draft Guaranteed Minimum Pensions Increase Order 2021, which was laid before this House on 18 January, be approved.

TRADE BILL: CONSIDERATION OF LORDS message

WEDNESDAY 10 FEBRUARY

CHAMBER

QUESTIONS

11.30am Questions to the Minister for Women and Equalities

11.53am Topical Questions to the Minister for Women and Equalities

12 noon Questions to the Prime Minister

Afterwards

Essay Mills (Prohibition): Ten Minute Rule Motion

Chris Skidmore

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to prohibit the operation and advertising of essay mill services; and for connected purposes.

Notes:

The Member moving and a Member opposing this Motion may each speak for up to 10 minutes.

MOTIONS RELATING TO THE POLICE GRANT AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE REPORTS

THURSDAY 11 FEBRUARY

CHAMBER

QUESTIONS

9.30am Questions to the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister for the Cabinet Office

10.15am Topical Questions to the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister for the Cabinet Office

Afterwards

BACKBENCH BUSINESS

Publication of the Integrated Review of Security, Defence, Development and Foreign Policy

Mr Tobias Ellwood

John Spellar

That this House has considered the publication of the Integrated Review of Security, Defence, Development and Foreign Policy.

UK’s commitment to reconciliation, accountability and human rights in Sri Lanka

Siobhain McDonagh [R]

Elliot Colburn [R]

Ed Davey [R]

That this house is alarmed by reports from Sri Lanka of a systematic attack on democratic governance, the rule of law and human rights including renewed threats of violence against the Tamil and Muslim communities; is profoundly concerned that the Sri Lankan Government has refused to investigate credible accusations of war crimes including by key members of the current Government and has withdrawn from the UN Human Rights Council Resolution 30/1 calling for the Promotion of reconciliation, accountability and human rights which formally ends in March 2021; welcomes the significant leadership role played by successive UK Governments at the Human Rights Council and urges the present Government to provide timely and clear policy direction and leadership to ensure a new substantive resolution is passed at the upcoming HRC session in March 2021 that will ensure continued monitoring by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights and mandate a mechanism to gather, preserve and analyse evidence of violations for future investigations and prosecutions thereby building on extensive work already completed by UN investigators and exploring options for additional action by the international community; and calls upon the Government to develop a consistent and coherent policy to address the concerns outlined above through its trade, investment and aid programmes, and in its diplomatic and military relations.

Notes:

The subjects for these debates were determined by the Backbench Business Committee.

MONDAY 22 FEBRUARY

CHAMBER

QUESTIONS

2.30pm Questions to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government

3.15pm Topical Questions to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government

TUESDAY 23 FEBRUARY

CHAMBER

QUESTIONS

11.30am Questions to the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

12.15pm Topical Questions to the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

Afterwards

Ten Minute Rule Motion

Rob Butler

That leave be given to bring in a Bill under SO No. 23 [details to be provided].

Notes:

The Member moving and a Member opposing this Motion may each speak for up to 10 minutes.

WEDNESDAY 24 FEBRUARY

CHAMBER

QUESTIONS

11.30am Questions to the President of COP26

11.53am Topical Questions to the President of COP26

12 noon Questions to the Prime Minister

Afterwards

Ten Minute Rule Motion

Holly Lynch

That leave be given to bring in a Bill under SO No. 23 [details to be provided].

Notes:

The Member moving and a Member opposing this Motion may each speak for up to 10 minutes.

THURSDAY 25 FEBRUARY

CHAMBER

QUESTIONS

9.30am Questions to the Secretary of State for International Trade

10.15am Topical Questions to the Secretary of State for International Trade

TUESDAY 2 MARCH

CHAMBER

BUSINESS OF THE DAY

Ten Minute Rule Motion

Duncan Baker

That leave be given to bring in a Bill under SO No. 23 [details to be provided].

Notes:

The Member moving and a Member opposing this Motion may each speak for up to 10 minutes.

B. Remaining Orders and Notices

Business in this section has not yet been scheduled for a specific date. It has therefore been set down formally to be taken in the Chamber today but is not expected to be taken today.

1. Criminal Law

Secretary Robert Buckland

That the draft Criminal Justice Act 2003 (Early Release on Licence) Order 2020, which was laid before this House on 16 March, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has certified that the Instrument relates exclusively to England and Wales and is within devolved legislative competence (Standing Order No. 83P).

2. Fire Safety Bill: Consideration of Lords Amendments

Notes:

Lords Amendment 3 engages Commons financial privilege.

3. Exiting the European Union (Agriculture)

Secretary George Eustice

That the draft Fertilisers and Ammonium Nitrate Material (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 9 December, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

4. Exiting the European Union (Constitutional Law)

Secretary Simon Hart

That the draft Government of Wales Act 2006 (Amendment) Order 2021, which was laid before this House on 14 December, be approved.

5. Exiting the European Union (Customs)

Jesse Norman

That the Customs Tariff (Establishment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 1430), dated 15 December 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 16 December, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

6. Exiting the European Union (Customs)

Jesse Norman

That the Taxation Cross-border Trade (Special Procedures Supplementary and General Provision etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 (S.I., 2020, No. 1439), dated 15 December 2020, a copy of which was laid before this House on 16 December, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

7. Exiting the European Union (Customs)

Secretary George Eustice

That the draft International Waste Shipments (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 17 December, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

8. Community Infrastructure Levy

Secretary Grant Shapps

That the draft Community Infrastructure Levy (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 17 December, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

9. Rating and Valuation

Jesse Norman

That the Local Government Finance Act 1988 (Non-Domestic Rating Multipliers) (England) Order 2021, which was laid before this House on 11 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

10. Income Tax

Jesse Norman

That the draft Scottish Rates of Income Tax (Consequential Amendments) Order 2021, which was laid before this House on 11 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

11. Income Tax

Jesse Norman

That the draft Major Sporting Events (Income Tax Exemption) Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 11 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

12. International Immunities and Privileges

James Duddridge

That the draft Bank for International Settlements (Immunities and Privileges) Order 2021, which was laid before this House on 11 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

13. Exiting the European Union (Trade)

Secretary Elizabeth Truss

That the draft Cat and Dog Fur (Control of Movement etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 12 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

14. Rating and Valuation

Luke Hall

That the draft Non-Domestic Rating (Designated Area) Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 12 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

15. Social Security

Justin Tomlinson

That the draft Pneumoconiosis etc. (Workers’ Compensation) (Payment of Claims) (Amendment) Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 14 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

16. Social Security

Justin Tomlinson

That the draft Mesothelioma Lump Sum Payments (Conditions and Amounts) (Amendment) Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 14 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

17. Public Services Pension

Secretary Robert Buckland

That the draft Judicial Pensions (Fee-Paid Judges) (Amendment) Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 18 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

18. Children and Young Persons

Vicky Ford

That the draft Electronic Commerce Directive (Education, Adoption and Children) (Amendment etc.) Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 18 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

19. Social Security

Jesse Norman

That the draft Social Security (Contributions) (Rates, Limits and Thresholds Amendments and National Insurance Funds Payments) Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 18 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

20. Social Security

Steve Barclay

That the draft Tax Credits, Child Benefit and Guardian’s Allowance Up-rating Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 18 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

21. Immigration

Secretary Priti Patel

That the draft Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act 2002 (Juxtaposed Controls) (Amendment) Order 2021, which was laid before this House on 19 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

22. Public Health

Secretary Matt Hancock

That the Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (All Tiers) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2021 (S.I., 2021, No. 53), dated 18 January 2021, a copy of which was laid before this House on 19 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

23. Ecclesiastical Law

Nigel Huddleston

That the draft Grants to the Churches Conservation Trust Order 2021, which was laid before this House on 19 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

24. Pensions

Guy Opperman

That the draft Automatic Enrolment (Earnings Trigger and Qualifying Earnings Band) Order 2021, which was laid before this House on 20 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

25. Customs

Jesse Norman

That the Customs Tariff (Establishment and Suspension of Import Duty) (EU Exit) (Amendment) Regulations 2021 (S.I., 2021, No. 63), dated 21 January 2021, a copy of which was laid before this House on 21 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

26. Electricity

Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng

That the draft Electricity Supplier Payments (Amendment) Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 21 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

27. Local Government

Luke Hall

That the draft Northamptonshire (Structural Changes) (Supplementary Provision and Amendment) Order 2021, which was laid before this House on 25 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

28. Immigration

Secretary Priti Patel

That the draft Authority to Carry Scheme and Civil Penalties Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 28 January, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

29. Telecommunications (Security) Bill: Remaining Stages

As amended in Public Bill Committee, to be considered.

Notes:

Proceedings will be taken in accordance with the Programme Order agreed to by the House on 30 November: proceedings on Consideration shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion no later than one hour before moment of interruption; and proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion no later than the moment of interruption.

30. Telecommunications Infrastructure (Leasehold Property) Bill: Consideration of Lords Amendments

Notes:

None of the Lords Amendments engages financial privilege.

31. Environment Bill: Remaining Stages (day 2)

As amended on consideration on 26 January, to be further considered.

Notes:

Under the Programme (No. 5) motion agreed to on 26 January, proceedings relating to Parts 6 and 7 and clauses 132 to 139 of the Bill shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion three hours after the commencement of proceedings on Consideration on the second day and remaining proceedings on Consideration shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion five hours after the commencement of proceedings on Consideration on the second day. Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion six hours after the commencement of proceedings on Consideration on the second day.

Queen’s and Prince of Wales’ consent to be signified on Third Reading.

The Scottish Parliament and the Northern Ireland Assembly have approved Legislative Consent Resolutions relating to this Bill. Copies of the Resolutions are available in the Vote Office (also available on the documents webpage for the Bill).

For amendments, see documents webpage for the Bill.

32. Terms and Conditions of Employment

Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng

That the draft National Minimum Wage (Amendment) Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 1 February, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

33. Exiting the European Union (Companies)

Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng

That the draft International Accounting Standards (Delegation of Functions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2021, which were laid before this House on 1 February, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).

34. Police

Chloe Smith

That the draft Police and Crime Commissioner Elections (Welsh Forms) Order 2021, which was laid before this House on 1 February, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

The Speaker has not yet considered this instrument for certification (Standing Order No. 83P).