Political News: W/C 23rd November

Provisional parliamentary business has now been announced for this period, including the following that may be of relevance to you. Please note, the following may change at short notice.

House of Commons

Monday 23 November

No relevant business currently scheduled

Tuesday 24 November

Motion to approve a Money Resolution relating to the Prisons (Substance Testing) Bill

Adjournment debate: Covid-19 infections at HMP Frankland in Durham - Mary Kelly Foy

Wednesday 25 November

Prime Minister’s Questions (12pm)

Financial Statement: The Chancellor of the Exchequer will deliver the 2020 Spending Review alongside the Office For Budget Responsibility’s Latest Economic And Fiscal Forecast - Rishi Sunak (from 12.45pm)

Adjournment debate: Mental health support in policing - Greg Smith

Westminster Hall debate: Effectiveness and transparency of the Parole Board in maintaining public safety - Alberto Costa (4pm)

Thursday 26 November

Business Questions (from 10.30am)

Deadline for Prime Minister’s Questions (on Wednesday 2 December)

 

House of Lords

Monday 23 November

No relevant business currently scheduled

Tuesday 24 November

Oral questions: Benefits of adult learning delivered through the Union Learning Fund - Lord Shipley (12pm)

Legislation: Covert Human Intelligence Sources (Criminal Conduct) Bill - committee stage (day 1) - Baroness Williams of Trafford

Wednesday 25 November

No relevant business currently scheduled

Thursday 26 November

Orders and regulations: Law Enforcement and Security (Separation Issues etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 - Baroness Williams of Trafford

Friday 27 November

No relevant business currently scheduled

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