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Thursday 15 March 2012

House of Commons

Main Chamber

Time Business
10:30am Oral Questions

Business, Innovation and Skills, including Topical Questions

Business Statement

Leader of the House

Backbench Business

(i) Motion relating to the introduction of charging for Big Ben Clock Tower tours (ii) Motion relating to reform of the Common Fisheries Policy

Adjournment - Karl Turner

Effect of reductions to legal aid on legal aid providers

Westminster Hall

Time Business
2:30pm - 5:30pm

Effectiveness of UK Trade and Investment

General Committee

Time Business
9:30am - Room 12, Palace of Westminster Financial Services Bill Committee

to consider the Bill

9:30am - Room 9, Palace of Westminster Civil Aviation Bill Committee

to consider the Bill

Select Committee

Time Business
10:00am - The Wilson Room, Portcullis House Political and Constitutional Reform

Introducing a statutory register of lobbyists - Francis Ingham, Chief Executive, Public Relations Consultants Association (PRCA), Jane Wilson, Chief Executive Officer, Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) and Helen Johnson, Chair, Association of Professional Political Consultants (APPC)

House of Lords

Main Chamber

Time Business
11:00am Oral Questions

Amending the Freedom of Information Act 2000

Oral Questions

Improving safety at railway level crossings

Oral Questions

Downgrading the Engineering Diploma to one GCSE equivalent

Oral Questions

Alternative employment they expect to be available for the disabled Remploy workers

Legislation - Lord Wallace of Tankerness

Scotland Bill - Committee of the whole House (Day 4) - Lord Wallace of Tankerness

Grand Committee

Select Committee

Time Business
9:30am - Room 2, Palace of Westminster Social Policies and Consumer Protection (EU Sub-Committee G)

- (at 10.00am) Hon Ed Vaizey MP, Minister for Culture, Communications and Creative Industries, Department for Culture, Media and Sport; on the Creative Europe proposal.

10:00am - Room 2A, Palace of Westminster Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy (EU Sub-Committee C)

- (at 10.05am) Alistair Burt MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office; on Iran.

11:00am - Room 1, Palace of Westminster Agriculture, Fisheries and Environment (EU Sub-Committee D)

EU Freshwater Policy - (at 11.15am) (via video-conference) Emmanuel Morice, Policy Advisor, French Ministry of Ecology and Sustainable Development.

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