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Voting procedures in the House of Commons

Parliament News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 20:50
The motion allowing hybrid proceedings to take place lapsed on 20 May, meaning that remote participation is no longer possible.
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Speaker outlines new voting measures

Parliament News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 19:43
There will still be a need for call lists for MPs takng part in urgent questions, statements and questions to Ministers.
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Experts discuss the impact of Covid-19 on the courts

Parliament News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 17:40
The Constitution Committee takes expert evidence in its Covid-19 inquiry
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Lords examines Telecommunications Infrastructure (Leasehold Property) Bill

Parliament News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 16:00
Broadband speeds and damage compensation on agenda
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Lords Oral Questions to government on 2 June

Parliament News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 15:56
Universal Credit and TV Licence on the agenda
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Social media companies questioned on tackling misinformation

Parliament News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 15:39
Sub-committee on Online Harms and Disinformation questions executives from Facebook, Google and Twitter
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COVID-19 and food supply examined

Parliament News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 15:02
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee explores panic buying in supermarkets and the rise in food prices
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The rise of private petitioning in the House of Commons, 1604-1629

Parliament News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 14:37
This month, Dr Andrew Thrush looks at the rise of private petitioning in the House of Commons, 1604-1629
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Time running out to provide certainty for Northern Ireland, Ireland/Northern Ireland Protocol report finds

Parliament News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 00:01
EU Committee published report on the Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland
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MPs to take evidence from the manufacturing and energy sectors

Parliament News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 16:33
MPs to take evidence from the manufacturing and energy sectors
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MPs to take evidence on Covid-19 ‘test and trace’ strategy

Parliament News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 16:14
MPs to take evidence on Covid-19 ‘test and trace’ strategy
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MPs to hold evidence session to explore potential of offshore wind

Parliament News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 12:55
MPs to hold evidence session to explore potential of offshore wind
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What lessons for UK public services from the coronavirus pandemic?

Parliament News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 12:15
Peers launch first probe into lessons for public services from COVID-19.
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Will Universal Credit change in light of Covid-19?

Parliament News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 11:26
Economic Affairs Committee takes evidence on Universal Credit on Tuesday 2 June at 3.00pm
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Parliamentary Relationship Agreement published

Parliament News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 10:37
Document setting out the working relationship between the Houses of Parliament the Restoration and Renewal Sponsor Body published
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COVID-19: the role of modelling in UK response

Parliament News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 13:12
Lords Science and Technology Committee takes evidence on Tuesday 2 June at 10.00am
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Government requests recall of Parliament

Parliament News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 11:57
The Speaker writes to MPs to explain why he has accepted the recall request.
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Chair writes to Prime Minister following Liaison Committee session

Parliament News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 09:46
Support for people with no recourse to public funds: Chair writes to Prime Minister
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Peers voice fears for COVID-19’s “acute impact” on performing arts

Parliament News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 09:30
Committee's letter to Rt Hon Oliver Dowden MP published
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COVID-19 Rapid Summary: The Virus and its Transmission

Parliament News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 08:55
Science and Technology Committee publishes fiirst rapid summary of COVID-19 evidence session
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