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New appointment of Clerk Assistant of the Commons

John Benger has been appointed Clerk Assistant and Director General, Chamber and Committee Services of the House of Commons

What's on

Monday 8 June 2015

House of Commons

Main Chamber

Time Business
2:30pm Oral questions

Defence, including Topical Questions

Urgent question - Mr Bernard Jenkin

The discovery and detention of 68 clandestine migrants by Border Force at Harwich International Port on the night of Thursday 4 June

Legislation - David Mundell

Scotland Bill - 2nd reading

Legislation - David Mundell

Scotland Bill - Programme motion

Legislation - David Mundell

Scotland Bill - Money resolution

Legislation - David Mundell

Scotland Bill - Ways and Means resolution

Adjournment - Sir David Amess

Inward investment in Southend

Westminster Hall

No business announced for today

General Committee

No business announced for today

Select Committee

Time Business
2:30pm - Room 5, Palace of Westminster High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill

High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill - Richard and Donna Hooper South Bucks District Council Buckinghamshire County Council Colne Valley Park Community Interest Company Trevor and Julie Ellis

7:00pm - Room 5, Palace of Westminster High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill

High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill - As for afternoon session, unless already heard.

House of Lords

Main Chamber

Time Business
2:30pm Oral questions - Lord Wigley

Recommendations of the Smith Commission in response to the outcome of the general election in Scotland

Oral questions - Lord Haskel

Increasing productivity as compared to the Bank of England May inflation report

Oral questions - Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

The impact of the current deficit position of the NHS on its ability for seven-day working

Oral questions - Lord Naseby

Anticipated timescale of the new deal for Greater Manchester

Legislation - Baroness Williams of Trafford

Cities and Local Government Devolution Bill [HL] - 2nd reading

9:30pm Estimated rising time

Grand Committee

No business announced for today

Select Committee

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