Parliamentary business for the week beginning Monday 7 September 2015

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Monday 7 September 2015
TimeBusiness
2pmHigh Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
Subject: High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
Witness(es): Petitioners from Wendover Petitioners from Little Kingshill Petitioners from other areas
Location: Room 5, Palace of Westminster
3.50pmWork and Pensions
Subject: Pensions freedom guidance and advice
Witness(es): Michelle Cracknell, Chief Executive, The Pensions Advisory Service Rachael Badger, Head of Policy Research, Citizens Advice Teresa Fritz, Financial Services Consumer Panel Chris Curry, Director, Pensions Policy Institute Huw Evans, Director General, Association of British Insurers Joanne Segars, Chief Executive, National Association of Pension Funds Tom McPhail, Head of Pensions Research, Hargreaves Lansdown Chris Hannant. Director General, Association of Professional Advisers
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
4pmPublic Accounts
Subject: Care leavers' transitions to adulthood
Witness(es): Emma Corbett, Participation Manager, Who Cares? Trust Dembo Emanuel Chris Wormald, Permanent Secretary, Department for Education Paul Kissack, Director General, Children's Services and Departmental Strategy, Department for Education Alison O'Sullivan, President, Association of Directors of Children's Services
Location: Room 15, Palace of Westminster
4pmCommunities and Local Government
Subject: Planning and Productivity
Witness(es): Brandon Lewis MP, Minister of State, Department for Communities and Local Government
Location: The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
4.20pmTransport
Subject: Maritime Policy and Coastguard Modernisation
Witness(es): Robert Goodwill MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Transport Sir Alan Massey, Chief Executive, Maritime and Coastguard Agency Ian Woodman, Director, Maritime
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
5pmBackbench Business
Subject: Proposals for backbench debates
Witness(es): Members of Parliament
Location: Room 16, Palace of Westminster
7pmHigh Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
Subject: High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
Witness(es): As for afternoon session, unless already heard.
Location: Room 5, Palace of Westminster
Tuesday 8 September 2015
TimeBusiness
9.30amHigh Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
Subject: High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
Witness(es): Petitioners from Wendover Petitioners from other areas
Location: Room 5, Palace of Westminster
9.40amPublic Administration and Constitutional Affairs
Subject: Fundraising in the charitable sector
Witness(es): Mark Goldring, Oxfam Peter Wanless, NSPCC Justin Forsyth, Save the Children David Canavan, RSPCA Alistair McLean, Fundraising Standards Board Andrew Hind, Fundraising Standards Board Paul Stallard, Public Fundraising Regulatory Association Peter Hills-Jones, Public Fundraising Regulatory Association Peter Lewis, Institute of Fundraising Richard Taylor, Institute of Fundraising
Location: The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House
10amTreasury
Subject: UK Financial Investments Ltd Annual Report and Accounts 2014-15
Witness(es): James Leigh-Pemberton, Executive Chairman, UK Financial Investments Limited Oliver Holbourn, Head of Market Investments, UK Financial Investments Limited
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
10amCulture, Media and Sport
Subject: Blood Doping in Athletics
Witness(es): Dr Michael Ashenden, Science and Industry Against Blood Doping, Australia Nicole Sapstead, Chief Executive, UK Anti-Doping David Kenworthy, Chair, UK Anti-Doping David Howman, Director General, World Anti-Doping Agency
Location: The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
10.30amScottish Affairs
Subject: English Votes for English Laws
Witness(es): Sir William McKay KCB, Chair, Commission on the consequences of devolution for the House of Commons (February 2012–March 2013) Charlie Jeffery, Professor of Politics and Senior Vice-Principal, University of Edinburgh Michael Clancy, Director of Law Reform, Law Society of Scotland
Location: Room 15, Palace of Westminster
10.30amWomen and Equalities
Subject: Transgender Equality
Witness(es): Jess Bradley, Member, Action for Trans Health Committee Dr John Dean, Chair, Clinical Reference Group for Specialised Gender Identity Services, NHS England Terry Reed OBE, co-founder, Gender Identity Research and Education Society (GIRES) Steve Shrubb, Chief Executive, West London Mental Health NHS Trust Helen Belcher, Director, Trans Media Watch Professor Neil Chakraborti, Director, The Leicester Centre for Hate Studies Chief Constable Jane Sawyers, National Policing Lead on Transgender for the Equality, Diversity and Human Rights Coordination Committee of the National Police Chiefs’ Council
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
10.30amInternational Development
Subject: Sustainable Development Goals
Witness(es): Jamie Drummond, Co-Founder and Executive Director, ONE Melissa Leach, Director, Institute of Development Studies Jonathan Glennie, Director of Policy & Research, Save the Children
Location: Room 8, Palace of Westminster
2pmHigh Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
Subject: High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
Witness(es): As for morning session, unless already heard.
Location: Room 5, Palace of Westminster
2.15pmScience and Technology
Subject: The science budget
Witness(es): Dr Ruth McKernan, Chief Executive, Innovate UK Martyn Sené, Deputy Director and Operations Director, National Physical Laboratory David Sweeney, Director (Research, Education and Knowledge Exchange), Higher Education Funding Council for England Professor Rick Rylance, Executive Group Chair, Research Councils UK Professor Philip Nelson, Executive Group Chair-elect, Research Councils UK
Location: Room 16, Palace of Westminster
2.30pmProcedure
Subject: English votes for English laws Standing Orders
Witness(es): Sir William McKay KCB, Chairman, Commission on the consequences of devolution for the House of Commons (February 2012–March 2013) Professor Adam Tomkins FRSE
Location: The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
2.30pmEnvironment, Food and Rural Affairs
Subject: Dairy prices
Witness(es): Sian Davies, Chief Dairy Adviser, National Farmers Union Michael Oakes, Dairy Board Vice Chairman, National Farmers Union Dr Judith Bryans, Chief Executive Officer, Dairy UK Peter Dawson, Policy and Sustainability Director, Dairy UK George Eustice, Minister of State for Farming, Food and the Marine Environment Tim Mordan, Head of Farming Sectors, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Mark Filey, Head of Livestock, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Location: Room 15, Palace of Westminster
2.45pmHome Affairs
Subject: The work of the Metropolitan Police
Witness(es): Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, Metropolitan Police Commissioner
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
3.30pmHome Affairs
Subject: Psychoactive substances
Witness(es): Commander Simon Bray, National Police Chiefs' Council lead on psychoactive substances
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
4pmHome Affairs
Subject: Migration crisis
Witness(es): Natacha Bouchart, Mayor of Calais Philippe Mignonet, Deputy Mayor of Calais Emmanuel Aguis, Deputy Mayor of Calais Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP, Minister for Immigration Sir Charles Montgomery, Director General, Border Force
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
4pmForeign Affairs
Subject: UK policy on Syria
Witness(es): Patrick Cockburn, Middle East correspondent, The Independent James Harkin, freelance reporter Professor Raymond Hinnebusch, Professor of International Relations and Middle East Politics and Director of the Centre for Syrian Studies, University of St. Andrews Prof Eugene Rogan, Director, Middle East Centre, St Antony’s College, University of Oxford Julien Barnes-Dacey, Senior Policy Fellow, Middle East and North Africa programme, European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) Professor Michael Clarke, Director, Royal United Services Institute Rt Hon Dominic Grieve QC MP, former Attorney-General
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
Wednesday 9 September 2015
TimeBusiness
9.30amNorthern Ireland Affairs
Subject: HM Government support for UK Victims of IRA attacks that used Gaddafi-supplied Semtex and weapons
Witness(es): Matthew Jury, McCue and Partners Jason McCue, McCue and Partners William Frazer, Families Acting for Innocent Relatives Barrie Halliday, Families Acting for Innocent Relatives Jonathan Ganesh, Docklands Victims Association Kenny Donaldson, Innocent Victims United (IVU) Aileen Quinton, Innocent Victims United (IVU)
Location: Room 15, Palace of Westminster
9.30amHigh Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
Subject: High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
Witness(es): Petitioners from Dunsmore Petitioners from other areas
Location: Room 5, Palace of Westminster
10amEducation
Subject: Role and Responsibilities of the Secretary of State
Witness(es): Rt Hon Nicky Morgan MP
Location: The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
2pmHigh Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
Subject: High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
Witness(es): As for morning session, unless already heard.
Location: Room 5, Palace of Westminster
2.15pmCulture, Media and Sport
Subject: Priorities of the Secretary of State
Witness(es): John Whittingdale OBE MP, Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Sue Owen, Permanent Secretary, Department for Culture, Media and Sport
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
2.15pmTreasury
Subject: Bank of England Bill
Witness(es): Anthony Habgood, Chair of the Court, Bank of England Bradley Fried, Member of Court, Bank of England
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
2.30pmForeign Affairs
Subject: Foreign policy developments: September 2015
Witness(es): Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Sir Simon McDonald KCMG, KCVO, Permanent Under Secretary, FCO Sir Simon Gass KCMG CVO, Director General – Political, Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Location: The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
2.30pmPublic Accounts
Subject: HMRC's performance in 2014-15
Witness(es): Lin Homer, Chief Executive and Permanent Secretary, HM Revenue and Customs Justin Holliday, Chief Finance Officer, HM Revenue and Customs Jennie Grainger, Director General Enforcement and Compliance, HM Revenue and Customs
Location: Room 16, Palace of Westminster
2.45pmProcedure
Subject: English votes for English laws Standing Orders
Witness(es): Pete Wishart MP, SNP Shadow Leader of the House of Commons Ms Angela Eagle MP, Shadow Leader of the House of Commons Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP, Leader of the House of Commons David Cook CB, Office of the Parliamentary Counsel
Location: Room 15, Palace of Westminster
Thursday 10 September 2015
TimeBusiness
9.30amHigh Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
Subject: High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
Witness(es): Petitioners from Lee Common, South Heath, Wendover Petitioners from other areas
Location: Room 5, Palace of Westminster
Friday 11 September 2015
No business was announced for this day.


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