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Votes and Proceedings
Friday 29 October 2021

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Contents

Chamber business

The House met at 9.30 am.

Prayers

1Motion to sit in private

Nick Smith moved, That the House sit in private.

Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 163).

Question negatived.

2Menopause (Support and Services) Bill

Motion made and Question proposed, That the Menopause (Support and Services) Bill be now read a second time.—(Carolyn Harris.)

Motion, by leave, withdrawn.

Bill withdrawn.

3Childcare Bill: Second Reading

Motion made and Question proposed, That the Childcare Bill be now read a second time.—(Matt Rodda.)

Motion, by leave, withdrawn.

Bill withdrawn.

4Animals (Penalty Notices) Bill: Second Reading

Bill read a second time and stood committed to a public bill committee (Standing Order No. 63(1)).

5Approved Premises (Substance Testing) Bill: Second Reading

Bill read a second time and stood committed to a public bill committee (Standing Order No. 63(1)).

6Crown Estate (Devolution to Wales) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Crown Estate (Devolution to Wales) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 18 March 2022.

7BBC Licence Fee Non-Payment (Decriminalisation for Over-75s) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the BBC Licence Fee Non-Payment (Decriminalisation for Over-75s) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 19 November.

8Caravan Sites Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Caravan Sites Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 19 November.

9Green Belt (Protection) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Green Belt (Protection) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 19 November.

10Climate and Ecology Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Climate and Ecology Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 10 December.

11Public Sector Exit Payments (Limitation) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Public Sector Exit Payments (Limitation) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 19 November.

12General Election (Leaders’ Debates) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the General Election (Leaders’ Debates) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 19 November.

13Motor Vehicles (Compulsory Insurance) Bill: Second Reading

Bill read a second time and stood committed to a public bill committee (Standing Order No. 63(1)).

14Covid-19 Vaccine Damage Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Covid-19 Vaccine Damage Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 19 November.

15Hospitals (Parking Charges and Business Rates) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Hospitals (Parking Charges and Business Rates) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 19 November.

16Voter Registration Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Voter Registration Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 19 November.

17Asylum Seekers (Return to Safe Countries) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Asylum Seekers (Return to Safe Countries) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 19 November.

18Planning (Street Plans) Bill: Second Reading

Order read, That the Planning (Street Plans) Bill be now read a second time.

Objection taken (Standing Order No. 11(2)).

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 3 December.

19Adjournment

Subject: Improving NHS allergy services (Jon Cruddas)

Resolved, That this House do now adjourn.—(Rebecca Harris.)

Adjourned at 2.54 pm until Monday 1 November.

Other Proceedings

General Committees: Appointments

The Speaker appoints the Chair of General Committees and members of Programming Sub-Committees, and allocates Statutory Instruments to Delegated Legislation Committees.

The Committee of Selection nominates Members to serve on General Committees (and certain Members to serve on Grand Committees).

20Judicial Review and Courts Bill (Programming Sub-Committee)

Members: James Cartlidge, Antony Higginbotham, Anne McLaughlin, Scott Mann, Julie Marson, Andy Slaughter and Liz Twist

Lindsay Hoyle

Speaker

Papers Laid

Papers subject to Negative Resolution

1Customs

Customs (Import and Export Declarations By Conduct) (Amendment) Regulations 2021 (SI, 2021, No. 1205), dated 28 October 2021 (by Act), with an Explanatory Memorandum (by Command) (Lucy Frazer)

2Income Tax

(1) Designation of Freeport Tax Sites (Humber Freeport) Regulations 2021 (SI, 2021, No. 1193), dated 28 October 2021 (by Act), with an Explanatory Memorandum (by Command) (Lucy Frazer)

(2) Designation of Freeport Tax Sites (Teesside Freeport) Regulations 2021 (SI, 2021, No. 1194), dated 28 October 2021 (by Act), with an Explanatory Memorandum (by Command) (Lucy Frazer)

(3) Designation of Freeport Tax Sites (Thames Freeport) Regulations 2021 (SI, 2021, No. 1195), dated 28 October 2021 (by Act), with an Explanatory Memorandum (by Command) (Lucy Frazer)

3Public Health

Health Protection (Coronavirus, International Travel and Operator Liability) (England) (Amendment) (No. 17) Regulations 2021 (SI, 2021, No. 1210), dated 29 October 2021 (by Act), with an Explanatory Memorandum (by Command) (Maggie Throup)

4Road Traffic

Drivers’ Hours and Tachographs (Temporary Exceptions) (No. 4) Regulations 2021 (SI, 2021, No. 1207), dated 28 October 2021 (by Act), with an Explanatory Memorandum (by Command) (Secretary Grant Shapps)

5Sports Grounds and Sporting Events

Birmingham Commonwealth Games (Advertising and Trading) Regulations 2021 (SI, 2021, No. 1198), dated 25 October 2021 (by Act), with an Explanatory Memorandum (by Command) (Nigel Huddleston)

Other papers

6Marine and Coastal Access

Six-year report on progress with marine plans in England for the period 2015 to 2021 (by Act) (Secretary George Eustice)

7Women and Equalities

Banning Conversion Therapy: Government Consultation (by Command) (CP 535) (Secretary Elizabeth Truss)