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Questions for oral answer on a future day as of Wednesday 8 December 2021.

T Indicates a topical question. Members are selected by ballot to ask a Topical Question.

[R] Indicates that a relevant interest has been declared.

Questions for Answer on Thursday 9 December

Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

1Mr Gagan Mohindra (South West Hertfordshire): What recent progress he has made on implementing the provisions of the Environment Act 2021.(904667)

2Danny Kruger (Devizes): What steps he is taking to improve water quality.(904668)

3Liz Twist (Blaydon): What recent discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the potential impact on (a) the environment and (b) public health of toxic air from landfill sites.(904669)

4Greg Smith (Buckingham): What steps he is taking to help farmers increase productivity.(904670)

5Jason McCartney (Colne Valley): What steps he is taking to promote tree planting.(904671)

6Mark Menzies (Fylde): What steps he is taking to improve water quality.(904672)

7Afzal Khan (Manchester, Gorton): What assessment he has made of the potential merits of bringing forward a standalone clean air Bill.(904673)

8Scott Benton (Blackpool South): What steps he is taking to tackle dog theft.(904674)

9Mr Virendra Sharma (Ealing, Southall): What assessment he has made of the potential merits of bringing forward a standalone clean air Bill.(904675)

10Mark Eastwood (Dewsbury): What steps he is taking to support food and drink exporters.(904676)

11Martin Vickers (Cleethorpes): What steps he is taking to help agri-food businesses export their goods.(904677)

12Sarah Olney (Richmond Park): What steps he is taking to support farmers who will lose income as a result of progressive reductions to the Basic Payment Scheme.(904678)

13Jeff Smith (Manchester, Withington): What recent discussions he has had with the Environment Agency on the adequacy of flood risk management in inner cities.(904679)

14Tom Randall (Gedling): What steps he is taking to tackle plastic pollution.(904681)

15Bob Blackman (Harrow East): What steps he is taking to ensure the planting of more trees.(904682)

16Chi Onwurah (Newcastle upon Tyne Central): What recent steps he has taken to ensure that untreated sewage is not discharged into rivers, inland waterways and the sea.(904683)

At 10:00am
Topical Questions to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

T1John Penrose (Weston-super-Mare): If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.(904658)

T2Dr Neil Hudson (Penrith and The Border): (904659)

T3Harriett Baldwin (West Worcestershire): (904661)

T4Scott Benton (Blackpool South): (904664)

T5Caroline Ansell (Eastbourne): (904665)

At 10:10am
Oral Questions to the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, the hon. Member for Broxbourne, representing the House of Commons Commission, the hon. Member for Alyn and Deeside representing the Parliamentary Works Sponsor Body, the Chairman of the Public Accounts Commission and the hon. Member for City of Chester, representing the Speaker’s Committee on the Electoral Commission

1Alan Brown (Kilmarnock and Loudoun): To ask the hon. Member for City of Chester, representing the Speaker’s Committee on the Electoral Commission, what recent assessment the Committee has made of the potential effect of proposals in the Elections Bill on independence of process for oversight of electoral spending, party finance and donations.(904631)

2Steven Bonnar (Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill): To ask the hon. Member for City of Chester, representing the Speaker’s Committee on the Electoral Commission, what recent assessment the Committee has made of the potential effect on electoral participation of the proposal in the Elections Bill to introduce voter ID.(904632)

3Dr Neil Hudson (Penrith and The Border): To ask the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what proposals the Church of England has to put the maintenance of churches and cathedrals on a sustainable basis.(904633)

4Deidre Brock (Edinburgh North and Leith): To ask the hon. Member for City of Chester, representing the Speaker’s Committee on the Electoral Commission, what recent assessment the Committee has made of the potential effect of proposals in the Elections Bill on independence of process for oversight of electoral spending, party finance and donations.(904635)

5Mrs Sheryll Murray (South East Cornwall): To ask the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what steps the Church of England is taking to support family relationships, parenting and marriage.(904636)

6Mr Philip Hollobone (Kettering): To ask the Chairman of the Public Accounts Commission, what the planned timescale is for the Government's response to the National Audit Office's report, Financial sustainability of schools in England, published in November 2021.(904637)

7Danny Kruger (Devizes): To ask the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what steps the Church of England is taking to strengthen its parish ministry.(904638)

8Michael Fabricant (Lichfield): To ask the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what discussions the Church Commissioners have had with the deans of English cathedrals on methodologies to generate sustainable incomes.(904639)

9Rachael Maskell (York Central): To ask the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what steps the Church of England is taking to connect with people who are isolated and lonely in their communities.(904641)

Questions for Answer on Monday 13 December

Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

1Alex Cunningham (Stockton North): What steps her Department is taking to tackle child poverty.(904699)

2Layla Moran (Oxford West and Abingdon): Whether she has made an assessment of the effect of ending the £20 universal credit uplift on trends in the level of homelessness.(904700)

3John Lamont (Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk): What plans she has to work with employers and skills providers at a local level to help more jobseekers into work.(904701)

4Rachel Hopkins (Luton South): What steps her Department is taking to support benefit claimants in meeting increased living costs.(904702)

5Ben Bradley (Mansfield): What plans she has to work with employers and skills providers at a local level to help more jobseekers into work.(904703)

6Jack Dromey (Birmingham, Erdington): What assessment she has made of the implications for her policies of the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman report on her Department’s communication of changes to the women’s State Pension age.(904704)

7Stephen Timms (East Ham): What steps her Department is taking to support benefit claimants in meeting increased living costs.(904705)

8Kate Hollern (Blackburn): What steps her Department is taking to support benefit claimants in meeting increased living costs.(904706)

9Helen Hayes (Dulwich and West Norwood): What assessment she has made of the impact of removing the £20 uplift to the standard allowance of universal credit on household budgets.(904707)

10Mr Marcus Fysh (Yeovil): What plans she has to work with employers and skills providers at a local level to help more jobseekers into work.(904708)

11Karl Turner (Kingston upon Hull East): What recent assessment she has made of the effectiveness of the State Pension in tackling pensioner poverty; and if she will make a statement.(904709)

12Mark Fletcher (Bolsover): What steps she is taking with Cabinet colleagues to ensure cross-Government delivery of the National Disability Strategy.(904710)

13Nick Fletcher (Don Valley): What steps her Department is taking to support progression out of low paid jobs.(904711)

14Dr Rupa Huq (Ealing Central and Acton): What recent assessment she has made of the effectiveness of the State Pension in tackling pensioner poverty; and if she will make a statement.(904712)

15Tonia Antoniazzi (Gower): What assessment she has made of the impact of removing the £20 uplift to the standard allowance of universal credit on household budgets.(904713)

16Andrew Bridgen (North West Leicestershire): What plans she has to work with employers and skills providers at a local level to help more jobseekers into work.(904714)

17Karl McCartney (Lincoln): What assessment she has made of the impact of the universal credit taper rate reduction on household budgets.(904715)

18Robbie Moore (Keighley): What support her Department is providing to young jobseekers.(904716)

19Judith Cummins (Bradford South): What recent assessment she has made of the adequacy of legacy benefits for people with severe disabilities.(904717)

20Sarah Green (Chesham and Amersham): What steps her Department is taking to ensure that new universal credit recipients, who were previously entitled to severe disability premium, do not experience a reduction in benefit payments when they transition to universal credit.(904718)

21Bill Esterson (Sefton Central): What assessment she has made of the potential effect of her Department's employment schemes on labour market shortages.(904719)

22Mary Glindon (North Tyneside): What assessment she has made of the impact of removing the £20 uplift to the standard allowance of universal credit on household budgets.(904720)

23Margaret Ferrier (Rutherglen and Hamilton West): What estimate she has made of the number of jobs created by the Kickstart scheme in Rutherglen and Hamilton West constituency.(904721)

24Daniel Zeichner (Cambridge): What steps her Department is taking to support benefit claimants in meeting increased living costs.(904722)

25Peter Dowd (Bootle): What steps she is taking to support British pensioners overseas during winter 2021-22.(904723)

At 3:15pm
Topical Questions to the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

T1Selaine Saxby (North Devon): If she will make a statement on her departmental responsibilities.(904724)

T2Kevin Hollinrake (Thirsk and Malton): (904725)

T3Rebecca Long Bailey (Salford and Eccles): (904726)

T4Jane Hunt (Loughborough): (904727)

T5Duncan Baker (North Norfolk): (904728)

T6Sir David Evennett (Bexleyheath and Crayford): (904729)

T7Kim Leadbeater (Batley and Spen): (904730)

T8Dame Diana Johnson (Kingston upon Hull North): (904731)

T9Steve Brine (Winchester): (904732)

T10Chris Law (Dundee West): (904733)

Questions for Answer on Wednesday 15 December

Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Scotland

1Bill Esterson (Sefton Central): What recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy on supporting renewable energy generation in Scotland.(904684)

2Andrew Gwynne (Denton and Reddish): What recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy on supporting renewable energy generation in Scotland.(904685)

3Steven Bonnar (Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill): What recent assessment he has made of the implications of allegations of standards impropriety for his Department’s work on strengthening the Union.(904686)

4Andrea Leadsom (South Northamptonshire): What steps his Department is taking to strengthen the Union.(904687)

5Dr James Davies (Vale of Clwyd): What discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on improving transport connections between Scotland and the rest of the UK.(904688)

6Andrew Jones (Harrogate and Knaresborough): What discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the future of the oil and gas sector in Scotland.(904689)

7Matt Hancock (West Suffolk): What discussions he has had with (a) NHS Scotland and (b) the Scottish Government on the rollout of the covid-19 booster vaccine programme across Scotland.(904690)

8Scott Benton (Blackpool South): What discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the implications for Scotland of plans to restructure the British Army.(904691)

9Chris Elmore (Ogmore): What recent steps the Government has taken to help support the Scottish economy.(904692)

10Sally-Ann Hart (Hastings and Rye): What assessment his Department has made of the effectiveness of support for the Scottish tidal power sector.(904693)

11Deidre Brock (Edinburgh North and Leith): What assessment his Department has made of the effect of the (a) Levelling Up Fund and (b) Shared Prosperity Fund on the devolution settlement for Scotland.(904694)

12Duncan Baker (North Norfolk): What assessment he has made of the adequacy of support provided by the Government to people in Scotland affected by Storm Arwen.(904695)

13Robert Halfon (Harlow): What steps he is taking to increase the number of apprentices in his Department.(904696)

14Margaret Ferrier (Rutherglen and Hamilton West): What discussions he has had with his Cabinet colleagues on the impact of energy price rises on Scottish businesses.(904697)

15Tom Randall (Gedling): What discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the implications for Scotland of plans to restructure the British Army.(904698)