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Financial Statement Budget

Budget

MPs continue to debate the Budget Resolutions on Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 March

Housing and Planning Bill Housing

Housing and Planning Bill

The Housing and Planning Bill will continue its committee stage in the Lords on Tuesday 22 March

'Massive loss to the UK's economy' Pay gap

The Government is complicit in system that undermines productivity and perpetuates the gender pay gap, says report

Unaccompanied minors in the EU EU

Academics and NGOs face questions on the practical, legal and social challenges facing unaccompanied minors in the EU

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Latest news from the House of Commons and House of Lords

Housing Minister and HM Treasury face questions on housing crisis

Economic Affairs Committee takes evidence on Tuesday 22 March at 3.30pm

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Tuesday 22 March 2016

  • House of Commons
  • House of Lords
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11:30am
Oral questions
Health, including Topical Questions
Ten Minute Rule Motion
Taxi and Private Hire Vehicle Operators (Regulation)
Debate
Conclusion of the Budget debate
Adjournment
Government policy to prevent breast ironing in the UK
9:30am - 11:00am
Westminster Hall debate
Importation of faulty electrical goods
11:00am - 11:30am
Westminster Hall debate
First anniversary of war in Yemen
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Westminster Hall debate
GPS satellite navigation and heavy goods vehicles
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Westminster Hall debate
Persecution of Christians and other religious minorities under Daesh
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Westminster Hall debate
Macur Review into historic child abuse
9:25am
Public Bill Committee
Policing and Crime Bill
Location: Room 12, Palace of Westminster
2:00pm
Public Bill Committee
Policing and Crime Bill
Location: Room 12, Palace of Westminster
9:30am
Business, Innovation and Skills - Oral Evidence Session
The Digital Economy
Ed Vaizey MP, Minister of State for Culture and the Digital Economy, Department for Culture, Media and Sport and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
Location: Room 6, Palace of Westminster
9:30am
Northern Ireland Affairs - Oral Evidence Session
HM Government support for UK Victims of IRA attacks that used Gaddafi-supplied Semtex and weapons
Tobias Ellwood MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Jonathan Dart, Deputy Head, North Africa Department, Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
9:30am
Energy and Climate Change - Oral Evidence Session
Pre-legislative scrutiny of the Government’s draft legislation on energy
Maxine Frerk, Acting Senior Partner, Networks, Ofgem
Rob Salter-Church, Partner, Consumers & Competition, Ofgem
Steve Beel, Partner, Competitive Networks, Ofgem
The Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change
John Fiennes, Director, Energy Strategy, Networks and Markets, Department of Energy and Climate Change
Daron Walker, Senior Responsible Officer, Smart Meters Programme, Department of Energy and Climate Change
Location: Room 15, Palace of Westminster
9:45am
Justice - Oral Evidence Session
Role of the magistracy
Penelope Gibbs, Transform Justice
Peter Dawson, Deputy Director, Prison Reform Trust
Jo King, Executive Chair, National Bench Chairmen's Forum
Alwyn Lloyd Ellis, National Bench Chairmen’s Forum
Location: Room 16, Palace of Westminster
10:00am
Treasury - Oral Evidence Session
Budget 2016
Robert Chote, Chairman, Office for Budget Responsibility
Sir Stephen Nickell, Member, Budget Responsibility Committee, Office for Budget Responsibility
Graham Parker, Member, Budget Responsibility Committee, Office for Budget Responsibility
Location: The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
10:00am
International Development - Oral Evidence Session
Tackling corruption overseas
Professor Paul Heywood, University of Nottingham
Alina Rocha Menocal, Senior Research Fellow, University of Birmingham
Aled Williams, Senior Adviser, U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre
Shauna Leven, Director of Anti-Corruption Campaigns, Global Witness
Robert Barrington, Executive Director, Transparency International UK
Gareth O'Hagan, Head of Extractive Industries Governance Team, Adam Smith International
Oliver Pearce, Policy Manager, Oxfam GB
Location: Room 8, Palace of Westminster
10:00am
Women and Equalities - Oral Evidence Session
Maternity and pregnancy discrimination
Catherine Rayner, Chair, Discrimination Law Association and Barrister
Rosalind Bragg, Director, Maternity Action
Elizabeth Duff, Senior Policy Adviser, National Childbirth Trust
Location: The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House
11:00am
Energy and Climate Change - Oral Evidence Session
Setting the fifth carbon budget
The Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change
Jerome Glass, Deputy Director, Strategy, Department of Energy and Climate Change
Location: Room 15, Palace of Westminster
11:30am
Defence - Oral Evidence Session
UK military operations in Syria and Iraq
Dr Lina Khatib, Senior Research Associate, Arab Reform Initiative
Dr Neil Quilliam, Acting Head, Middle East and North Africa Programme, Chatham House
Colonel (Retd) Hamish de Bretton-Gordon OBE
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
2:15pm
Science and Technology - Oral Evidence Session
Impact of European regulation on UK life sciences
Stuart Pritchard, EU Affairs Manager, Wellcome Trust
Dr Keith Ison, representing the Shelford Group
Professor Berne Ferry, representing the Shelford Group
Dr Jacqueline Barry, Director of Regulatory Affairs, Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult
Paul Browning, Head of Regulatory Affairs, Brightwake Ltd
Darren Budd, Commercial Director - UK and Ireland, BASF
Steve Bates, Chief Executive Officer, BioIndustry Association
Professor Roger Lemon, representing the Academy of Medical Sciences
Sir John Skehel, Vice-President and Biological Secretary, The Royal Society
Location: The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
2:15pm
Petitions - Oral Evidence Session
Petition on the meningitis B vaccine
Sue Davie, CEO Meningitis Now
Steve Dayman, Executive Founder, Meningitis Now
Vinny Smith, CEO Meningitis Research Foundation
Linda Glennie, Head of Research and Medical Information, Meningitis Research Foundation
Dr Helen Bedford, Senior Lecturer, Institute of Child Health, University College London
Dr Simon Nadel, Consultant in Paediatric Intensive Care, St. Mary's and Imperial College London
Professor Simon Kroll, Professor of Paediatrics, Imperial College London
Professor Richard Moxon, Emeritus Professor of Paediatrics, University of Oxford;
Professor Andrew Pollard, Chair, Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI)
Dr Andrew Riordan, Chair, JCVI meningococcal sub-committee
Professor John Cairns, Professor of Health Economics, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Dr Mary Ramsay, Consultant Epidemiologist and Head, Immunisation, Hepatitis and Blood Safety Department, Public Health England
Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
2:30pm
Backbench Business - Oral Evidence Session
Proposals for backbench debates
Members of Parliament
Location: Room 16, Palace of Westminster
4:00pm
Communities and Local Government - Oral Evidence Session
Business Rates
Sean Nolan, Senior Local Government Adviser, Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy
David Magor, Chief Executive, Institute of Revenues, Rating and Valuation
Andrew Hetherton, Chairman, IRRV Valuers' Association Board, Institute of Revenues, Rating and Valuation
Tom Ironside, Director, Business Regulation, British Retail Consortium
Chris Richards, Senior Business Environment Policy Adviser, EEF
Mike Cherry, Policy Director, Federation of Small Businesses
Location: The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House
4:00pm
Home Affairs - Oral Evidence Session
The work of the Home Secretary
Rt Hon Theresa May MP, Secretary of State, Home Office
Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
No business announced for today
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2:30pm
Oral questions
Measures to convert National Insurance contributions into a special tax for funding health and social care
Oral questions
Encouraging the development of sustainable aviation fuels in the UK
Oral questions
Levels of service provision and council tax following local authority budget decisions for 2016–17
Oral questions
How much funding per pupil with the same needs can vary by school
Legislation
Riot Compensation Bill - 3rd reading
Legislation
Access to Medical Treatments (Innovation) Bill - 3rd reading
Legislation
Housing and Planning Bill - Committee stage (day 8) - Committee of the Whole House
3:30pm
Orders and regulations
Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013 (Consequential Amendments) (Bankruptcy) and the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 (Consequential Amendments) Regulations 2016
Orders and regulations
Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses (Amendment) Regulations 2016
Orders and regulations
Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2016
Orders and regulations
Third Parties (Rights against Insurers) Regulations 2016
Short debate
Improving the speed and quality of autism diagnoses in the UK
Short debate
Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015–2030
10:30am
EU Justice Sub-Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Room 3, Palace of Westminster
10:30am
Science and Technology Committee (Lords) - Private Meeting
Location: Room 4A, Palace of Westminster
3:15pm
Communications Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Room 2, Palace of Westminster
3:30pm
Economic Affairs Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Economics of the United Kingdom Housing Market
(at 3:35 PM)
Mr Brandon Lewis MP, Minister of State for Housing and Planning, Communities and Local Government
Mr Damian Hinds MP, Exchequer Secretary, HM Treasury
Location: Room 1, Palace of Westminster
3:30pm
Sexual Violence in Conflict Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Room 3, Palace of Westminster
3:45pm
Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee (formerly Merits Committee) - Private Meeting
Location: Room 3A, Palace of Westminster
4:00pm
European Union Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Room 4, Palace of Westminster
No business announced for today

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