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Tuesday 23 January 2018

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11.30 am

Oral questions

Justice - including Topical Questions

Ten Minute Rule Motion

Pedicabs (London) - Paul Scully


Nuclear Safeguards Bill - Remaining Stages


Telecommunications Infrastructure (Relief from Non-Domestic Rates) Bill - Consideration of Lords Amendments


Funding for the treatment of children diagnosed with Neuroblastoma - Kwasi Kwarteng

Westminster Hall

9.30 am

Westminster Hall debate

Skills devolution in England - on the recommendation of the Backbench Business Committee - Catherine West

11.00 am - 11.30 am

Westminster Hall debate

Rail services in Bedfordshire - Mr Gavin Shuker

2.30 pm - 4.00 pm

Westminster Hall debate

Shipbuilding strategy - Luke Pollard

4.00 pm - 4.30 pm

Westminster Hall debate

Reform of stamp duty - John Stevenson

4.30 pm - 5.30 pm

Westminster Hall debate

Democracy in Hong Kong - Fiona Bruce

General Committees

No business scheduled

Select Committees

9.45 am

Scottish Affairs - Oral Evidence Session
Digital connectivity in Scotland

Andrew Ferguson, Editor in Chief and Software Developer, Think Broadband
Brendan Gill, Chief Executive, OpenSignal
Pete Moorey, Director of Advocacy and Public Affairs, Which?
Professor Rahim Tafazolli, Director of Institute for Communication Systems and 5GIC at University of Surrey
Professor Will Stewart, Optoelectronics Research Centre, University of Southampton and Chair of the IET’s Communications Policy Panel
Ewan Sutherland, Independent Telecommunications Policy Analyst
Dr Lorna Philip, Senior Lecturer, Geography and Environment and Deputy Head of School of Geosciences, University of Aberdeen
Professor Sarah Skerratt, Professor of Rural Society and Policy, FRSA and Director, Rural Policy Centre, Scotland’s Rural College
Dr Gary Bosworth, Head of the Rural Research Group and Deputy Head of the School of Geography, University of Lincoln

Location: Room 8, Palace of Westminster

10.00 am

Education - Oral Evidence Session
Accountability hearings

Richard Atkins CBE, FE Commissioner, Department for Education
Rt Hon Alan Milburn, former Chair, Social Mobility Commission
Rt Hon Baroness Shephard, former Deputy Chair, Social Mobility Commission
David Johnston OBE, former Commissioner, Social Mobility Commission

Location: Room 6, Palace of Westminster

10.00 am

International Development - Oral Evidence Session
DFID's work on Bangladesh, Burma and the Rohingya crisis

Dr Joe Devine, Head of Department Social and Policy Sciences, University of Bath
Meenakshi Ganguly, South Asia Director, Human Rights Watch
Dr Ipshita Basu, University of Westminster
Asif Saleh, Senior Director, Strategy, Communication and Empowerment, BRAC
Farah Kabir, Country Director of ActionAid Bangladesh

Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House

10.00 am

Treasury - Oral Evidence Session
Work of the Payment Systems Regulator

Hannah Nixon, Managing Director, Payment Systems Regulator
John Griffith-Jones, Chairman, Payment Systems Regulator

Location: The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House

10.15 am

Environmental Audit - Oral Evidence Session
Green Finance

Lord Teverson, Trustee, The Green Purposes Company
Dr Peter Young, Trustee, The Green Purposes Company
Edward Northam, Head of the Green Investment Group

Location: Room 5, Palace of Westminster

10.30 am

Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs - Oral Evidence Session
Devolution and Exiting the EU

Professor James Mitchell, Professor of Public Policy at the Academy of Government, Edinburgh University
Professor Richard Wyn Jones, Director of Wales Governance Centre, Cardiff University
Professor Gordon Anthony, Professor in Law at the Senator George J Mitchell Institute for Global Peace, Security and Justice

Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House

10.30 am

Digital, Culture, Media and Sport - Oral Evidence Session
Fake news

Professor Vian Bakir, Bangor University
Professor Stephan Lewandowsky, University of Bristol
Dr Caroline Tagg, the Open University
Matt Breen, Commercial Director, Media Chain (part of the Social Chain Group)
Adam Hildreth, Chief Executive, Crisp
Dr. Charles Kriel, Corsham Institute

Location: Room 15, Palace of Westminster

11.00 am

Science and Technology - Oral Evidence Session
Algorithms in decision-making

Elizabeth Denham, Information Commissioner
Margot James MP, Minister for Digital and Creative Industries, Department for Digital,Culture, Media and Sport
Oliver Buckley, Deputy Director, Digital Charter and Data Ethics, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Andrew Elliot, Data Protection Bill Manager, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

Location: Room 21, Palace of Westminster

11.30 am

Defence - Oral Evidence Session
North Korea

Rt Hon Earl Howe, Minister of State for Defence
Rt Hon Mark Field MP, Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific, Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Kate White, Director of Asia Pacific, Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Location: Room 18, Palace of Westminster

2.30 pm

Home Affairs - Oral Evidence Session
Home Office delivery of Brexit: policing and security cooperation

Rt Hon Nick Hurd MP, Minister of State for Policing and Fire Service, Home Office
Shona Riach, Europe Director, Home Office

Location: The Grimond Room, Portcullis House

2.30 pm

Backbench Business - Oral Evidence Session
Proposals for backbench debates

Members of Parliament

Location: Room 15, Palace of Westminster

2.30 pm

Health - Oral Evidence Session
Brexit: the regulation of medicines, medical devices and substances of human origin

Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care
Lord O'Shaughnessy, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department of Health and Social Care
Dr Ian Hudson, Chief Executive, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

Location: The Wilson Room, Portcullis House

Joint Committees

No business scheduled

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