Future Business Part D: Business to be taken in Westminster Hall

Includes the items of business to be taken at sittings of the House in Westminster Hall.

Sittings of the House take place in Westminster Hall on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 9.30 a.m. to 11.30 a.m. and 2.00 p.m. to 4.30 p.m. and on Thursdays from 2.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. (in the latter case with extra time if there have been suspensions owing to divisions in the House or a Committee of the whole House).

For Business for the period ending on Friday 25 November 2011 see Part A of this paper. For Backbench business see Part B of this paper. For Remaining Orders and Notices see Part C of this paper. For Other future business see Part E of this paper. For Business to be taken in European Committees see Part F of this paper. For Notices of Public Petitions see Part G of this paper. For Notices of written ministerial statements see Part H of this paper.

Business to be taken in Westminster Hall
Tuesday 22 November
   Subjects proposed to be raised on the Motion for the Adjournment:
9.30 am - 11.00 am
Matthew Hancock
Funding of horse racing.
11.00 am - 12.30 pm
Jim Sheridan
Human rights in Colombia.
12.30 pm - 1.00 pm
Jonathan Evans
Pension protection fund and financial assistance scheme.
1.00 pm - 1.30 pm
Grahame M. Morris
Economic effects in the North East of changes to incapacity benefit.
1.30 pm - 2.00 pm
Nigel Adams
Music and the UK economy.
Wednesday 23 November
   Subjects proposed to be raised on the Motion for the Adjournment:
9.30 am - 11.00 am
Kate Green
Government measures on disability hate crime.
11.00 am - 11.30 am
Naomi Long
Government preparation for centenaries in the history of the UK and Ireland.
The sitting will be suspended from 11.30 am to 2.30 pm
2.30 pm - 4.00 pm
Damian Hinds
Credit unions and financial inclusion.
4.00 pm - 4.30 pm
Dr Andrew Murrison
Government policy on Morocco.
4.30 pm - 5.00 pm
Mr George Howarth
Allocation of freeview channels.
Thursday 24 November
Debate on extradition (Member in charge: Mr Dominic Raab).
   The Backbench Business Committee has determined that the e-petition entitled Put Babar Ahmed on trial in the UK is relevant to the debate.
   (For details, see Future Business B).
Thursday 1 December
Debate on the Fifth Report from the Transport Committee, Keeping the UK Moving: The Impact on Transport of the Winter Weather in December 2010, HC 794, and the Government Response, Sixth Special Report, HC 1467, followed by a debate on the Eighth Report from the Transport Committee, Bus Services after the Spending Review, HC 750, and the Government Response, Ninth Special Report, HC 1550.

        Applications for General or Short Debates should be made in writing to the Table Office by 10 pm or the rise of the House, whichever is the earlier, on Tuesday 22 November. The Ballot will take place on Wednesday 23 November. Members may submit applications to the Table Office in person or send a signed application through the post.
        Business, Innovation and Skills; Communities and Local Government; Education; Environment, Food and Rural Affairs; Health; International Development; Scotland; Transport; Treasury; Wales.

        From the week beginning 5 December 2011, Departments will answer adjournment debates in Westminster Hall according to the following rota:
        Week beginning 5 December:
        Attorney General; Cabinet Office; Culture, Olympics, Media and Sport; Defence; Deputy Prime Minister; Energy and Climate Change; Foreign and Commonwealth Office; Home Office; Justice; Leader of the House; Northern Ireland; Women and Equalities; Work and Pensions.

Prepared 18th November 2011