This week in the Commons: 9 to 13 November 2015

11 November 2015

This week in the House of Commons MPs debated the Scotland Bill, police funding, the Trade Union Bill and more.

Legislation: Government Bills

Scotland Bill

The Scotland Bill passed it's remaining stages in the Commons on Monday 9 November. The Bill will now move to the Lords for consideration.

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Trade Union Bill

The Trade Union Bill had its report stage and third reading in the Commons on Tuesday 10 November and will now move to the Lords for consideration.

Legislation: Private Members Bills

One Private Members Bill was introduced to the House following a Ten Minute Rule Motion this week:

Urgent Questions and Statements

This week Urgent Questions were asked on:


Westminster Hall debates

Debates on a variety of subjects including court closure in Buxton and the role of devolved administrations in UK renegotiation of EU membership also took place in Westminster Hall on Tuesday 10 November. See the Parliamentary calendar to find out what subjects were debated.

Select Committees

News from Parliamentary Select Committees, including the publication of reports and details of inquiries and evidence sessions are also available online.


The House of Commons adjourned on Tuesday 10 November 2015 for the November recess. The Commons Chamber will next sit on Monday 16 November 2015.

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