Order Paper No.1: Part 1Tuesday 19 March 2013

Summary Agenda

CHAMBER

11.30 am

Prayers

Afterwards

Oral Questions: Secretary of State for Justice

12.30pm

Urgent Questions, Ministerial Statements (if any)

No debate

Private Business

Up to 20 minutes

Motion under the Ten minute rule: Parish and Town Council Precepts (Referendums)

Until any hour*

Jobseekers (Back to Work Schemes) Bill (Amendments, etc.) (Motion) (*if the 7.00pm Business of the House Motion is agreed to)

Up to three hours*

Jobseekers (Back to Work Schemes) Bill: Allocation of Time (Motion) (*if the 7.00pm Business of the House Motion is agreed to)

Up to four hours after the start of the previous Motion*

Jobseekers (Back to Work Schemes) Bill: Second Reading (*if the Allocation of Time Motion is agreed to)

Followed by

Remaining Stages (up to six hours after the start of the Allocation of Time Motion, if that Motion is agreed to)

Up to one and a half hours

Parliamentary Standards Act 2009 (Motion)

No debate

Presentation of Public Petition

Until 7.30pm or for half an hour

Adjournment Debate: Claims management companies

WESTMINSTER HALL

General Debates

9.30 am

Role and effectiveness of UKTI working with the FCO to develop trade and investment

11.00 am

South West Trains

The sitting will be suspended from 11.30 am to 2.30 pm

2.30 pm

Fuel poverty in Wales

4.00 pm

Escalation of violence in Bangladesh

4.30 pm

Powers of Police Community Support Officers

CONTENTS

Part 1: Business Today

4Chamber

13Westminster Hall

14Written Ministerial Statements

15Committees meeting today

19Committee reports published today

20Announcements

Part 2: Future Business

23A. Calendar of Business

32B. Remaining Orders and Notices

Notes

Items marked [R] indicates that a Member has declared a relevant interest.

BUSINESS TODAY: CHAMBER

11.30am Prayers

Afterwards

PRIVATE BUSINESS

OP buttonLondon Local Authorities and Transport for London (No. 2) Bill [Lords]: Consideration

Consideration of Bill, as amended: no debate, and may not be proceeded with if opposed (Standing Order XXX)

Mr Christopher Chope

On Consideration of the London Local Authorities and Transport for London (No. 2) Bill [Lords], to move, That the Bill be considered upon this day six months.

QUESTIONS

Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Justice

1Fiona Mactaggart
What assessment he has made of the value of the work done by women's centres with women offenders; and if he will make a statement. (148573)

2Mr Robert Buckland
What progress he has made on improving special educational needs provision within the youth custodial estate. (148574)

3Peter Aldous
What progress he has made on introducing payment by results for the rehabilitation of offenders. (148575)

4Andy Sawford
What recent assessment he has made of reoffending rates; and if he will make a statement. (148576)

5Steve Brine
What plans he has to prevent young people from entering the criminal justice system. (148579)

6Naomi Long
What discussions he has had with the devolved administrations on the proposed opt-out from the EU third pillar arrangements. (148581)

7Simon Danczuk
What his Department's policy is on victims of crime. (148582)

8Mark Pawsey
What representations he has received from the voluntary and charitable sector on his proposals to introduce payment by results for the rehabilitation of offenders. (148583)

9Gavin Williamson
What powers there are to confiscate unauthorised property found in prisoners' possession. (148584)

10Debbie Abrahams
What the Government's policy is on membership of the European Convention on Human Rights. (148585)

11Pat Glass
What plans he has for the future of the probation service; and if he will make a statement. (148586)

12Paul Blomfield
What plans he has for the future of the probation service; and if he will make a statement. (148587)

13Alec Shelbrooke
What the cost is of putting a child through (a) a young offender's institution and (b) other forms of youth detention. (148588)

14Philip Davies
How many people convicted of robbery were not sent to prison in each of the last three years. (148589)

15Diana Johnson
What his sentencing policy is for the most serious and violent offenders. (148590)

16Mr Henry Bellingham
What plans he has to ensure that high net worth defendants do not receive legal aid. (148591)

17Richard Fuller
What representations he has received from the voluntary and charitable sector on his proposals to introduce payment by results for the rehabilitation of offenders. (148592)

18Glyn Davies
What progress he has made on introducing payment by results for the rehabilitation of offenders. (148593)

19Mr Stephen Hepburn
What recent representations he has received on compensation for people with pleural plaques. (148594)

20Graham Evans
What progress he has made on introducing payment by results for the rehabilitation of offenders. (148595)

21Andrew Selous
What steps he is taking to teach prisoners to read and write. (148596)

22Alun Cairns
What plans he has to review the retirement age of magistrates. (148597)

12.15pm

Topical Questions to the Secretary of State for Justice

T1Grahame M. Morris

If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities. (148598)

T2Mr Barry Sheerman (148599)

T3Peter Aldous (148600)

T4Nick Smith (148601)

T5Pauline Latham (148602)

T6David Mowat (148603)

T7Pat Glass (148605)

T8Paul Goggins (148606)

T9Natascha Engel (148607)

URGENT QUESTIONS AND STATEMENTS

12.30pm

OP buttonUrgent Questions (if any)

OP buttonMinisterial Statements (if any)

BUSINESS OF THE DAY

1. Parish and Town Council Precepts (Referendums): Ten Minute Rule Motion

Up to 20 minutes (Standing Order No. 23)

Kris Hopkins

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to give effect to Schedule 5 of the Localism Act 2011; to amend Section 52ZC of the Government Finance Act 1992 (inserted by that Schedule) to require parish and town councils to conduct local referendums in the event that they choose to increase their precept by 2 per cent or more in the following financial year; and for connected purposes.

Notes

The Member moving and a Member opposing this Motion may each speak for up to 10 minutes.

2. Jobseekers (Back to Work Schemes) Bill (Amendments etc)

Until any hour (If the 7.00pm Business of the House Motion is agreed to)

Andrew Lansley

That, in respect of the Jobseekers (Back to Work Schemes) Bill, notices of Amendments, new Clauses and new Schedules to be moved in Committee may be accepted by the Clerks at the Table before the Bill has been read a second time.

3. Jobseekers (Back to Work Schemes) Bill (Amendments etc): Allocation of Time MOTION

Up to three hours (Standing Order No.83)

Secretary Iain Duncan Smith

That the following provisions shall apply to the proceedings on the Jobseekers (Back to Work Schemes) Bill:

Timetable

(1)(a) Proceedings on Second Reading, in Committee, on consideration and on Third Reading shall be completed at this day’s sitting.

(b) Proceedings on Second Reading shall be brought to a conclusion (so far as not previously concluded) four hours after the commencement of proceedings on this Motion.

(c) Proceedings in Committee, on consideration and on Third Reading shall be brought to a conclusion (so far as not previously concluded) six hours after the commencement of proceedings on this Motion.

Timing of proceedings and Questions to be put

(2)When the Bill has been read a second time:

(a) it shall, despite Standing Order No. 63 (Committal of Bills not subject to a programme order), stand committed to a Committee of the whole House without any Question being put;

(b) the Speaker shall leave the Chair whether or not notice of an Instruction has been given.

(3)(a) On the conclusion of proceedings in Committee, the Chairman shall report the Bill to the House without putting any Question.

(b) If the Bill is reported with amendments, the House shall proceed to consider the Bill as amended without any Question being put.

(4)For the purpose of bringing any proceedings to a conclusion in accordance with paragraph 1, the Chairman or Speaker shall forthwith put the following Questions (but no others) in the same order as they would fall to be put if this Order did not apply:

(a) any Question already proposed from the Chair;

(b) any Question necessary to bring to a decision a Question so proposed;

(c) the Question on any amendment moved or Motion made by a Minister of the Crown;

(d) any other Question necessary for the disposal of the business to be concluded.

(5)On a Motion so made for a new Clause or a new Schedule, the Chairman or Speaker shall put only the Question that the Clause or Schedule be added to the Bill.

(6)If two or more Questions would fall to be put under paragraph 4(c) on successive amendments moved or Motions made by a Minister of the Crown, the Chairman or Speaker shall instead put a single Question in relation to those amendments or Motions.

(7)If two or more Questions would fall to be put under paragraph 4(d) in relation to successive provisions of the Bill, the Chairman shall instead put a single Question in relation to those provisions, except that the Question shall be put separately on any Clause of or Schedule to the Bill which a Minister of the Crown has signified an intention to leave out.

Consideration of Lords Amendments

(8)(a) Any Lords Amendments to the Bill may be considered forthwith without any Question being put; and any proceedings interrupted for that purpose shall be suspended accordingly.

(b) Proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments shall be brought to a conclusion, if not previously concluded, one hour after their commencement; and any proceedings suspended under sub-paragraph (1) shall thereupon be resumed.

(9)(a)This paragraph applies for the purpose of bringing any proceedings to a conclusion in accordance with paragraph 8.

(b) The Speaker shall first put forthwith any Question already proposed from the Chair.

(c) If that Question is for the amendment of a Lords Amendment the Speaker shall then put forthwith:

(i) a single Question on any further Amendments to the Lords Amendment moved by a Minister of the Crown, and

(ii) the Question on any Motion made by a Minister of the Crown that this House agrees or disagrees to the Lords Amendment or (as the case may be) to the Lords Amendment as amended.

(d) The Speaker shall then put forthwith:

(i) a single Question on any Amendments moved by a Minister of the Crown to a Lords Amendment, and

(ii) the Question on any Motion made by a Minister of the Crown that this House agrees or disagrees to the Lords Amendment or (as the case may be) to the Lords Amendment as amended.

(e) The Speaker shall then put forthwith the Question on any Motion made by a Minister of the Crown that this House disagrees to a Lords Amendment.

(f) The Speaker shall then put forthwith the Question that this House agrees to all the remaining Lords Amendments.

(g) As soon as the House has:

(i) agreed or disagreed to a Lords Amendment; or

(ii) disposed of an Amendment relevant to a Lords Amendment which has been disagreed to,

the Speaker shall put forthwith a single Question on any Amendments moved by a Minister of the Crown and relevant to the Lords Amendment.

Subsequent stages

(10)(a) Any further Message from the Lords on the Bill shall be considered forthwith without any Question being put; and any proceedings interrupted for that purpose shall be suspended accordingly.

(b) Proceedings on any further Message from the Lords shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour after their commencement; and any proceedings suspended under sub-paragraph (a) shall thereupon be resumed.

(11)(a) This paragraph applies for the purpose of bringing any proceedings to a conclusion in accordance with paragraph 10.

(b) The Speaker shall first put forthwith any Question which has been proposed from the Chair.

(c) The Speaker shall then put forthwith the Question on any Motion made by a Minister of the Crown which is related to the Question already proposed from the Chair.

(d) The Speaker shall then put forthwith the Question on any Motion made by a Minister of the Crown on or relevant to any of the remaining items in the Lords Message.

(e) The Speaker shall then put forthwith the Question that this House agrees with the Lords in all the remaining Lords Proposals.

(12)(a) The Speaker shall put forthwith the Question on any Motion made by a Minister of the Crown for the appointment, nomination and quorum of a Committee to draw up Reasons and the appointment of its Chair.

(b) A Committee appointed to draw up Reasons shall report before the conclusion of the sitting at which it is appointed.

(c) Proceedings in the Committee shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion 30 minutes after their commencement.

(d) For the purpose of bringing any proceedings to a conclusion in accordance with sub-paragraph (3), the Chair shall:

(i) first put forthwith any Question which has been proposed from the Chair but not yet decided, and

(ii) then put forthwith successively Questions on motions which may be made by a Minister of the Crown for assigning a Reason for disagreeing with the Lords in any of their Amendments.

(e) The proceedings of the Committee shall be reported without any further Question being put.

Miscellaneous

(13)Paragraph (1) of Standing Order No. 15 (Exempted business) shall apply so far as necessary for the purposes of this Order.

(14)(a) The proceedings on any Motion made by a Minister of the Crown for varying or supplementing the provisions of this Order shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour after their commencement.

(b) Paragraph (1) of Standing Order No. 15 (Exempted business) shall apply to those proceedings.

(15)Standing Order No. 82 (Business Committee) shall not apply in relation to any proceedings to which this Order applies.

(16)(a) No Motion shall be made, except by a Minister of the Crown, to alter the order in which any proceedings on the Bill are taken or to recommit the Bill.

(b) The Question on any such Motion shall be put forthwith.

(17)(a) No dilatory Motion shall be made in relation to proceedings to which this Order applies except by a Minister of the Crown.

(b) The Question on any such Motion shall be put forthwith.

(18)The Speaker may not arrange for a debate to be held in accordance with Standing Order No. 24 (Emergency debates) on a day on which the Bill has been set down to be taken as an Order of the Day before the conclusion of any proceedings to which this Order applies.

(19)(a) This paragraph applies if the House is adjourned, or the sitting is suspended, before the conclusion of any proceedings to which this Order applies.

(b) No notice shall be required of a Motion made at the next sitting by a Minister of the Crown for varying or supplementing the provisions of this Order.

(20)Proceedings to which this Order applies shall not be interrupted under any Standing Order relating to the sittings of the House.

(21)(a) Any private business which has been set down for consideration at 7.00 pm, 4.00 pm or 2.00 pm (as the case may be) on a day on which the Bill has been set down to be taken as an Order of the Day shall, instead of being considered as provided by Standing Orders, be considered at the conclusion of the proceedings on the Bill on that day.

(b) Standing Order No. 15(1) (Exempted business) shall apply to the private business for a period of three hours from the conclusion of the proceedings on the Bill or, if those proceedings are concluded before the moment of interruption, for a period equal to the time elapsing between 7.00 pm, 4.00 pm or 2.00 pm (as the case may be) and the conclusion of those proceedings.

Notes

The Motion may continue or begin after 7.00pm, if the 7.00pm Business of the House Motion is agreed to.

MOTIONS TO BE TAKEN AT 7.00PM

OP buttonBusiness of the House

No debate (Standing Order Nos. 15 and 41(A)(3))

The Prime Minister

That, at this day’s sitting, the Jobseekers (Back to Work Schemes) Bill (Amendments, etc.) Motion, in the name of Mr Andrew Lansley, and the Jobseekers (Back to Work Schemes) Bill (Allocation of Time) Motion, in the name of Secretary Iain Duncan Smith, may be proceeded with, though opposed, until any hour and Standing Order No. 41A (Deferred divisions) will not apply.

OP buttonDeferred Divisions

No debate (Standing Order No. 41(A)(3))

The Prime Minister

That, at this day’s sitting, Standing Order No. 41A (Deferred divisions) shall not apply to the Programme Motion in the name of Mr Andrew Lansley relating to the positions for which additional salaries are payable for the purposes of section 4A(2) of the Parliamentary Standards Act 2009.

BUSINESS OF THE DAY

4. Jobseekers (Back to Work Schemes) Bill: Second Reading

Up to four hours after commencement of the Allocation of Time Motion (If the Allocation of Time Motion is agreed to)

Notes:

Remaining Stages may also be taken.

Proceedings in Committee, on Consideration and on Third Reading will be brought to a conclusion six hours after the commencement of proceedings on the Allocation of Time Motion if that Motion is agreed to.

5. Positions for which additional salaries are payable for the purposes of section 4A(2) of the Parliamentary Standards Act 2009

No debate after 7.00pm (Standing Order No. 9)

Mr Andrew Lansley

That:

(1)Subject to paragraphs (2) and (3), the following offices of positions are specified for the purposes of section 4A(2) of the Parliamentary Standards Act 2009, with effect from 1 April 2013:

(a) the Chair of a select committee appointed under Standing Order No. 152 (Select Committees related to government departments), the Administration Committee, the Backbench Business Committee, the Environmental Audit Committee, the European Scrutiny Committee, the Finance and Services Committee, the Liaison Committee, the Political and Constitutional Reform Committee, the Select Committee on Procedure, the Committee of Public Accounts, the Select Committee on Public Administration, the Regulatory Reform Committee, the Committee of Selection, the Committee on Standards, the Joint Committee on Human Rights or the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments; and

(b) a member of the Panel of Chairs appointed under Standing Order No. 4 (Panel of Chairs), other than a member who is the Chair of a committee specified in sub-paragraph (a) or a member who is entitled to an additional salary by virtue of any provision of the Ministerial and other Salaries Act 1975.

(2)If a Member already holds an office or position referred to in paragraph (1)(a), then any other office or position referred to in paragraph (1)(a) is not specified for the purposes of section 4A(2) of the Parliamentary Standards Act 2009 in respect of any period for which that other post or position is held by that Member.

(3)Any office or position referred to in paragraph (1)(a) for the purposes of section 4A(2) of the Parliamentary Standards Act 2009 is not specified for the purposes of that section in respect of any period in which it is held by a Member who is also entitled to an additional salary by virtue of any provision of the Ministerial and other Salaries Act 1975.

(4)Any reference to any committee in paragraph (1)(a) shall, if the name of the committee is changed, be taken to be a reference to the committee by its new name.

Notes:

An explanatory memorandum is available from the Vote Office.

PRESENTATION OF PUBLIC PETITIONS

No debate or decision (Standing Order No. 153)

OP buttonHuman rights in India: Ms Gisela Stuart

ADJOURNMENT DEBATE

Until 7.30pm or for half an hour (whichever is later) (Standing Order No. 9(7))

Claims management companies: Nic Dakin

BUSINESS TODAY: WESTMINSTER HALL

ORDER OF BUSINESS

The first part of the sitting will last for two hours. The second part of the sitting will last for two and a half hours (Standing Order No. 10(1))

9.30am

Role and effectiveness of UKTI working with the FCO to develop trade and investment: Nick de Bois

11.00am

OP buttonSouth West Trains: Mr Dominic Raab

Notes:

The sitting will be suspended from 11.30am to 2.30pm.

2.30pm

OP buttonFuel poverty in Wales: Chris Ruane

4.00pm

OP buttonEscalation of violence in Bangladesh: Rushanara Ali

4.00pm

OP buttonPowers of Police Community Support Officers: Ian Lucas

Notes:

The debate will arise on a motion for the adjournment, to be moved by a Minister.

The second part of the sitting will be suspended and time added if divisions take place in the main Chamber (Standing Order No. 10(1)).

WRITTEN MINISTERIAL STATEMENTS

STATEMENTS TO BE MADE TODAY

Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer

1.Childcare.

Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

2.Agenda for March’s Agriculture and Fisheries Council.

Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

3.Foreign Affairs and General Affairs Councils: 11 March 2013.

Prime Minister

4.EU Council, 14 to 15 March 2013.

Secretary of State for Justice

5.Contingencies Fund Advance.

Secretary of State for Transport

6.Transport Safety.

Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

7.State Pension Reform–Implementation.

Notes:

Texts of Written Ministerial Statements are available from the Vote Office and on the internet at xxx.parliament.uk.

COMMITTEES MEETING TODAY

The decision of a Committee to sit in public may be changed without notice.

PUBLIC BILL COMMITTEES

OP buttonFinancial Services (Banking Reform) Bill

To consider the Bill.

Room 9

8.55am (public), 2.00pm (public)

OP buttonPartnerships (Prosecution) (Scotland) Bill [Lords]

To consider the Bill.

Room 10

8.55am (public), 2.00pm (public)

OP buttonChildren and Families Bill

Further to consider the Bill.

Room 12

9.25am (public), 2.00pm (public)

DELEGATED LEGISLATION COMMITTEES

OP buttonFifth Delegated Legislation Committee

To consider the draft Neighbourhood Planning (Referendums) (Amendment) Regulations 2013.

Room 11

2.30pm (public)

SELECT COMMITTEES

OP buttonBusiness, Innovation and Skills

Subject: Office for Fair Access.

Witnesses: Mary Curnock Cook, Chief Executive, UCAS; Professor Les Ebdon, Director, Office for Fair Access (at 10.15 am).

Room 15

9.00am (private), 9.30am (public)

OP buttonHealth

Subject: Report of the Mid-Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust Public Inquiry.

Witnesses: Gary Walker and David Bowles.

The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House

9.00am (private), 9.30am (public)

OP buttonInternational Development

Room 5

9.00am (private)

OP buttonJustice

Subject: Work of the Legal Services Board.

Witnesses: David Edmonds CBE, Chair, and Chris Kenny, Chief Executive, Legal Services Board.

The Wilson Room, Portcullis House

9.15am (private), 9.30am (public)

OP buttonWelsh Affairs

Subject: Work Programme in Wales.

Witnesses: Oxfam Cymru and Citizens Advice Cymru; Employment Related Services Association, Working Links Wales and Rehab JobFit (at 10.30 am).

Room 8

9.15am (private), 9.30am (public)

OP buttonCulture, Media and Sport

Subject: Regulation of the Press.

Witnesses: Max Mosley; National Union of Journalists (at 11.30 am).

The Grimond Room, Portcullis House

10.00am (private), 10.30am (public)

OP buttonForeign Affairs

The Wilson Room, Portcullis House

1.45am (private)

OP buttonDefence

The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House

2.00pm (private)

OP buttonEnvironment Audit

Subject: Sustainability in the UK Overseas Territories.

Witnesses: Department of Environment and Maritime Affairs, Turks and Caicos Islands, and Nature Conservation Division, St Helena.

Room 16

2.00pm (private), 2.20pm (public)

OP buttonScottish Affairs

Subject: Referendum on Separation for Scotland.

Witnesses: John McCormick, Electoral Commissioner for Scotland, Andrew Scallan, Director of Electoral Administration, Andy O’Neill, Head of Office Scotland, and Tony Stafford, Head of Policy, The Electoral Commission; Simon Lowe, Head, Defence Personnel Secretariat, Ministry of Defence (at 4.00pm).

Room 8

2.00pm (private), 2.30pm (public)

OP buttonEnvironment, Food and Rural Affairs

Subject: Bovine TB Vaccination

Witnesses: Mr David Heath MP, Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.

Room 15

2.30pm (private), 3.00pm (public)

OP buttonHome Affairs

Subject: Localised Child Grooming.

Witnesses: Muslim Council of Britain and STREET UK; National Working Group for Sexually Exploited Children and Young People and The Children’s Society (at 3.15 pm).

The Grimond Room, Portcullis House

2.30pm (private), 2.45pm (public)

OP buttonBackbench Business

Subject: Proposals for Backbench Debates.

Witnesses: Members of Parliament.

Room 6

2.55pm (private), 3.00pm (public)

JOINT COMMITTEES

OP buttonHuman Rights

Subject: Review of Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures Regime.

Witnesses: David Anderson QC, Independent Reviewer of the Government’s Terrorism Legislation.

Room 3

2.00pm (private), 2.15pm (public)

OP buttonJoint Committee on Parliamentary Privilege

Room 4A

5.00pm (private)

OTHER COMMITTEE

OP buttonSpeaker’s Committee on the Electoral Commission

Speaker’s Study

3.00pm (private)

COMMITTEE REPORTS PUBLISHED TODAY

HEALTH

OP button11th Report: Public Expenditure on Health and Care Services, HC 651

Time of publication: 12.01am

JOINT COMMITTEE ON THE DRAFT CARE AND SUPPORT BILL

OP button1st Report: Draft Care and Support Bill, HC 822

Time of publication: 12.01am

JOINT COMMITTEE ON STATUTORY INSTRUMENTS

OP button22nd Report, HC 135-xxii

Time of publication: 12.01am

ANNOUNCEMENTS

FORTHCOMING END OF DAY ADJOURNMENT DEBATES

OP buttonMonday 15 April to Monday 22 April

Applications should be made in writing to the Table Office by 7pm or rise of the House, whichever is the earlier, on Tuesday 26 March. The Ballot will take place on Wednesday 27 March.

FUTURE DEPARTMENTS ANSWERING IN WESTMINSTER HALL

OP buttonWeek beginning 15 April

Applications for General or Short Debates should be made in writing to the Table Office by 7pm or the rise of the House, whichever is the earlier, on Tuesday 26 March. The Ballot will take place on Wednesday 27 March. Members may submit applications to the Table Office in person or send a signed application through the post.

The following Departments will answer:

Attorney General; Deputy Prime Minister; Education; Energy and Climate Change; Foreign and Commonwealth Office; Home Office; International Development; Leader of the House; Transport; Wales.

OP buttonWeek beginning 22 April

The following Departments will answer:

Business, Innovation and Skills; Cabinet Office; Communities and Local Government; Culture, Media and Sport; Defence; Environment, Food and Rural Affairs; Health; Justice; Northern Ireland; Scotland; Treasury; Women and Equalities; Work and Pensions.

EASTER ADJOURNMENT 2013

Members wishing to table questions in person may do so in the usual way in the Table Office until 7.30 pm or the rise of the House, whichever is earlier, on Tuesday 26 March. Thereafter, they may table questions for oral and written answer electronically or by post, which will be treated as if tabled on Friday 12 April.

Tabling arrangements for questions for oral answer

Under Standing Order No. 22(6), the Speaker has made the following arrangements for tabling Questions for oral answer when the House returns:

Last date of tabling*

Date for answer

Departments etc.

Tuesday 26 March

Monday 15 April

Defence (T)

Tuesday 26 March

Tuesday 16 April

Health (T)

Tuesday 26 March

Wednesday 17 April

Scotland Prime Minister

Monday 15 April**

Thursday 18 April

Culture, Media and Sport (T) Women and Equalities

The results of the shuffles on 26 March will be published on 27 March. They will be available from the Vote Office and on the internet at http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm/cmfutoral/futoral.pdf

For further details of last tabling days for other departments and answering bodies, see the Order of Questions rota available from the Vote Office and on the internet at http://www.parliament.uk/documents/commons-table-office/order-of-oral-questions.pdf

Notes:

* The latest time for tabling is 12.30pm on each of these days

** first sitting day after adjournment

Questions for written answer

The latest time for tabling a Question for written answer on a named day before the Easter Adjournment is 5.30 pm or the rise of the House (whichever is earlier) on Thursday 21 March (for answer on Tuesday 26 March). For Questions tabled after this time and before the rise of the House on Tuesday 26 March, the earliest named day for a Question for written answer is Monday 15 April.

After the House has adjourned, Questions tabled for ordinary written answer and for a named day will be treated as having been tabled on Friday 12 April. Questions for ordinary written answer will be for answer on Tuesday 16 April, and Questions for named day written answer will be for answer not earlier than Wednesday 17 April.

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FUTURE BUSINESS

A. CALENDAR OF BUSINESS

Business in either Chamber may be changed, and further business added, up to the rising of the House on the day before it is to be taken, and is therefore provisional.

B. REMAINING ORDERS AND NOTICES

Business in this section has not yet been scheduled for a specific date.

A. CALENDAR OF BUSINESS

Business in either Chamber may be changed, and further business added, up to the rising of the House on the day before it is to be taken, and is therefore provisional.

WEDNESDAY 20 MARCH

CHAMBER

OP buttonPresentation of public petitions

Reopening of Middlewich station to passengers: Fiona Bruce

Human rights in India: Heather Wheeler

THURSDAY 21 MARCH

CHAMBER

OP button9.30amQuestions to the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills

OP button10.15amTopical Questions to the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills

Afterwards

OP buttonContinuation of the Budget Debate

OP buttonAdjournment debate

DWP Minister’s decision not to meet a delegation on Atos Healthcare: Mr Michael Meacher

WESTMINSTER HALL

OP button1.30pmPost-2015 Development Agenda: Hugh Bayley

Relevant Documents:

Eighth Report from the International Development Committee, Post-2015 Development goals, HC 657, and the Government response, HC 1065

Notes:

The subject for this debate was nominated by the Backbench Business Committee.

The sitting will last for three hours. The sitting will be suspended and time added if divisions take place in the main Chamber (Standing Order No. 10(1)).

Subject proposed to be raised on a Motion for the Adjournment, moved by a Minister.

FRIDAY 22 MARCH

CHAMBER

OP button9.30amContinuation of the Budget Debate.

OP buttonAdjournment debate

Proposed changes to the Magistrates’ Court matrix in Wiltshire: John Glen

Notes:

The Private Members’ bills listed below have been set down for 22 March but will not be proceeded with as Private Members’ business does not have precedence on this day.

OP buttonWater Companies (Social Tariffs) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Thomas Docherty

OP buttonWater Companies (Minimum Tariffs) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Thomas Docherty

OP buttonTrain Companies (Minimum Fares) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Thomas Docherty

OP buttonGift Vouchers and Insolvency Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Mr Michael McCann

OP buttonCharities Act 2011 (Amendment) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Mr Peter Bone

OP buttonTown and Country Planning (Control of Advertisements) (England) Regulations 2007 (Amendment) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Mr Nicholas Brown

MONDAY 25 MARCH

CHAMBER

OP button2.30pmQuestions to the Secretary of State for the Home Department

OP button3.15pmTopical Questions to the Secretary of State for the Home Department

Afterwards

OP buttonSuccession to Hereditary Peerages and Estates: Ten Minute Rule Motion

Mary Macleod

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to remove male-preference primogeniture in succession to hereditary peerages and estates.

OP buttonConclusion of the Budget Debate

OP buttonAdjournment debate

Energy Intensive Industries: Andy Sawford

WESTMINSTER HALL

OP button4.30pmE-petition relating to preventable cardiac deaths arising from Sudden Adult Death Syndrome: Steve Rotheram

Notes:

The subject for this debate was nominated by the Backbench Business Committee.

The sitting will last for three hours. The sitting will be suspended and time added if divisions take place in the main Chamber (Standing Order No. 10(1)).

TUESDAY 26 MARCH

CHAMBER

OP button11.30amQuestions to the Deputy Prime Minister

OP button11.50amTopical Questions to the Deputy Prime Minister

OP button12.10pmQuestions to the Attorney General

Afterwards

OP buttonUK Elected Representatives (Disclosure of Party Membership): Ten Minute Rule Motion

Mr David Hanson

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to require individuals standing for elected office in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to declare any political party of which they are a member when registering to stand; and for connected purposes.

OP buttonDebate on Flood Insurance

Mr Dominic Raab

Nia Griffith

Zac Goldsmith

Dr Sarah Wollaston

Alan Johnson

Nicola Blackwood

Mr Ronnie CampbellMr David DavisMr Elfyn Llwyd

Mr Jonathan DjanoglyJulian SmithMr Adrian Sanders

Craig WhittakerDr Julian LewisMr Nick Gibb

Martin VickersSimon ReevellGeoffrey Clifton-Brown

James DuddridgeStephen BarclayAndrew Griffiths

Caroline Lucas

That this House notes the Environment Agency’s estimate that 570,000 properties in England and Wales are at significant risk of flooding; recognises the efforts of the insurance industry and past and present governments to reach agreement to ensure flood insurance will be made available to all homes and small businesses beyond June 2013; calls on the insurance industry to negotiate in good faith to conclude those arrangements; and further calls on the Government to acknowledge the need to provide some support for those arrangements and ensure that resilience and adaptation to flood risks and other natural hazards are amongst its highest environmental priorities.

Notes:

This business was selected by the Backbench Business Committee.

Proceedings on Mr Dominic Raab’s Motion are expected to continue for two hours.

OP buttonPre-recess Adjournment debate

Notes:

This business was selected by the Backbench Business Committee.

F or the first half, debates will be grouped by department and responded to by the relevant Minister. The second section of the debate will provide an opportunity for Members to raise general matters.

OP buttonAdjournment debate

Energy Infrastructure and the UK Supply Chain: Peter Aldous

WESTMINSTER HALL

OP button9.30amRecognition of munitions workers: Robert Flello

OP button11amFetal anti-convulsant syndrome: Anas Sarwar

(The sitting will be suspended from 11.30am to 2.30pm.)

OP button2.30pmHM Revenue and Customs closures: Mr Andrew Turner

OP button4.00pm Bee health: Sarah Newton

OP button4.30pm Effect of under-occupancy penalty in Birkenhead: Mr Frank Field

Notes:

The first part of the sitting will last for two hours. The second part of the sitting will last for two and a half hours The second part of the sitting will be suspended and time added if divisions take place in the main Chamber (Standing Order No. 10(1)).

Subjects proposed to be raised on the Motion for the Adjournment, moved by a Minister.

MONDAY 15 APRIL

CHAMBER

OP button2.30pmQuestions to the Secretary of State for Defence

OP button3.15pmTopical Questions to the Secretary of State for Defence

TUESDAY 16 APRIL

CHAMBER

OP button11.30amQuestions to the Secretary of State for Health

OP button12.15pmTopical Questions to the Secretary of State for Health

Afterwards

OP buttonStatutory Instruments Act 1946 (Amendment): Ten Minute Rule Motion

Fiona Bruce

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to amend the Statutory Instruments Act 1946.

Notes:

This is normally used as a holding title.

WEDNESDAY 17 APRIL

CHAMBER

OP button11.30amQuestions to the Secretary of State for Scotland

OP button12 noon Questions to the Prime Minister

Afterwards

OP buttonStatutory Instruments Act 1946 (Amendment): Ten Minute Rule Motion

Meg Munn

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to amend the Statutory Instruments Act 1946.

Notes:

This is normally used as a holding title.

TUESDAY 23 APRIL

CHAMBER

OP button11.30amQuestions to the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

OP button12.15pmTopical Questions to the Secretary for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

Afterwards

OP buttonStatutory Instruments Act 1946 (Amendment): Ten Minute Rule Motion

Sir Robert Smith

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to amend the Statutory Instruments Act 1946.

Notes:

This is normally used as a holding title.

WEDNESDAY 24 APRIL

CHAMBER

OP button11.30amQuestions to the Secretary of State for Wales

OP button12 noonQuestions to the Prime Minister

Afterwards

OP buttonStatutory Instruments Act 1946 (Amendment): Ten Minute Rule Motion

Meg Munn

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to amend the Statutory Instruments Act 1946.

Notes:

This is normally used as a holding title.

FRIDAY 26 APRIL

Notes:

The House is not sitting on Friday 26 April. The business listed above will not be proceeded with unless the House agrees to sit on that date.

CHAMBER

OP buttonRegulation of Baliffs Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Jim Cunningham

OP buttonNHS Audit Requirements (Foreign Nationals) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Henry Smith

OP buttonRelationship, Drug and Alcohol Education (Curriculum) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Diana Johnson

OP buttonHonours (Equality of Titles) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Oliver Colvile

Notes:

Queen’s Consent to be signified on Second Reading.

OP buttonWinter Fuel Allowance Payments (Off Gas Grid Claimants) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Mr Mike Weir

OP buttonPlanning Applications (Community Right of Appeal) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Chris Skidmore

OP buttonBuilding Regulations (External Retaining and Load-Bearing Walls) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Stephen Mosley

OP buttonConsolidaton of Housing Regulations Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Mr Adrian Sanders

OP buttonRegulation of the Private Rented Sector Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Jeremy Corbyn

OP buttonRegulation of Signage and Ticketing Technology (Publicly-Available Car Parks) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Nick Smith

OP buttonMultinational Motor Manufacturing Companies (Duty of Care to Former Employees) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Geraint Davies

OP buttonPlanning Act 2008 (Amendment) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Phil Wilson

OP buttonSupermarket Pricing Information Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Mr John Denham

OP buttonRecall of Elected Representatives Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Zac Goldsmith

OP buttonVoting Age (Reduction to 16) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Stephen Williams

OP buttonLocal Authority Devolution and Powers Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: John Pugh

OP buttonLandlord Accreditation Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Caroline Lucas

OP buttonMicro-Businesses and Energy Contract Roll-Over Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Caroline Lucas

OP buttonLand Value Tax Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Caroline Lucas

OP buttonUnited Kingdom Membership of the European Union (Referendum) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Mr John Baron

OP buttonSocial Care (Local Sufficiency) and Identification of Carers Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Barbara Keeley

Adjourned debate (7 September)

OP buttonScience, Technology and Engineering (Careers Information in Schools) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Peter Luff

OP buttonEuropean Communities Act 1972 (Repeal) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Mr Douglas Carswell

Adjourned debate (16 October)

OP buttonVehicle Fuel Receipts (Transparency of Taxation) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Robert Halfon

OP buttonInternational Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Mark Hendrick

Adjourned debate (13 July)

OP buttonProperty Blight Compensation Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Mrs Caroline Spelman

OP buttonBlood, Organ and Bone Marrow Donation (Education) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Seema Malhotra

OP buttonNational Commonwealth Military Day Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Graham Evans

OP buttonParish and Town Council Precepts (Referendums) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Kris Hopkins

FRIDAY 3 MAY

Notes:

The House is not sitting on Friday 26 April. The business listed above will not be proceeded with unless the House agrees to sit on that date.

CHAMBER

OP buttonBank of England (Appointment of Governor) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: John McDonnell

Adjourned debate (6 July)

OP buttonFree School Meals (Children over the age of 16) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Nic Dakin

OP buttonCosmetic Surgery (Minimum Standards) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Ann Clywd

OP buttonTransparency in UK Company Supply Chains (Eradication of Slavery) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Michael Connarty

OP buttonUnited Kingdom Borders Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Andrew Rosindell

OP buttonBishops (Consecration of Women) Bill: Second Reading

Member in Charge: Diana Johnson

B. REMAINING ORDERS AND NOTICES

Business in this section has not yet been scheduled for a specific date. It has therefore been set down formally to be taken in the Chamber today but is not expected to be taken today.

1.PUBLIC BODIES

Secretary Vince Cable

That the draft Public Bodies (The Office of Fair Trading Transfer of Consumer Advice Scheme Function and Modification of Enforcement Functions) Order 2013, which was laid before this House on 12 December 2012, be approved.

Notes:

The Scottish Parliament has passed a Legislative Consent Resolution in respect of this Instrument. Copies of the Resolution are available in the Vote Office.

2.PUBLIC BODIES

Secretary Chris Grayling

That the draft Public Bodies (Abolition of Administrative Justice and Tribunals Council) Order 2013, which was laid before this House on 18 December 2012, be approved.

Relevant Documents:

Fifth Report from the Justice Committee, Draft Public Bodies (Abolition of Administrative Justice and Tribunals Council) Order 2013, HC 927, and the Eighth Report from the Committee, on Scrutiny of the draft Public Bodies (Abolition of Administrative Justice and Tribunals Council) Order 2013, HC 965.

3.MOTIONS AND AMENDMENTS WITH A FINANCIAL CONSEQUENCE FOR THE HOUSE OF COMMONS ADMINISTRATION ESTIMATE

Mr Andrew Lansley

John Thurso

That the following new Standing Order be made:

‘Motions and amendments with a financial consequence for the House of Commons Administration Estimate.

(1)Motions which would have a direct consequence of additional expenditure under the House of Commons: Administration Estimate estimated to be 50,000 or more shall not be considered by the House unless a memorandum setting out their expected financial consequences has been made available to the House.

(2)The Accounting Officer shall make such a memorandum available to the House within a reasonable time of a motion to which this Order applies being tabled.

(3)(a) This Order shall also apply to amendments to motions which would have the expenditure consequences set out in paragraph (1), but the absence of such a memorandum shall not prevent the House from considering such an amendment.

(b) In his decision as to the selection of such an amendment, the Speaker shall, in addition to such other considerations as may, in his view, be relevant, take into account whether sufficient time has been available for the House to be provided with adequate information regarding the financial consequences.

(4)The Speaker shall decide whether a motion or amendment falls within the terms of this Order.’.

Relevant Documents:

First Report from the Finance and Services Committee, Session 2010-12, Proposed Standing Order on Motions and amendments with implications for the House Administration budget, HC 1768

4.TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT

Secretary Vince Cable

That the draft Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992 (Amendment) Order 2013, which was laid before this House on 24 January, be approved.

5.ENERGY BILL: REPORT STAGE

As amended in the Public Bill Committee, to be considered

Notes:

Queen’s and Prince of Wales’s Consent to be signified on Third Reading.

For Amendments see pages 765, 805-06, 827-28, 895-96 and 1009-11 of Supplement to Votes.

The Northern Ireland Assembly has passed a Legislative Consent Resolution in respect of this Bill. Copies of the Resolution are available in the Vote Office.

6.TRIBUNALS AND INQUIRIES

Secretary Chris Grayling

That the draft Transfer of Tribunal Functions Order 2013, which was laid before this House on 11 February, be approved.

7.TRIBUNALS AND INQUIRIES

Secretary Chris Grayling

That the draft Amendments to Schedule 6 to the Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007 Order 2013, which were laid before this House on 11 February, be approved.

8.COMMUNITY INFRASTRUCTURE LEVY

Secretary Eric Pickles

That the draft Community Infrastructure Levy (Amendment) Regulations 2013, which were laid before this House on 14 February, be approved.

9.CHARITIES

Sajid Javid

That the draft Small Charitable Donations Regulations 2013, which were laid before this House on 14 February, be approved.

10. TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING

Secretary Eric Pickles

That the draft Neighbourhood Planning (Referendums) (Amendment) Regulations 2013, which were laid before this House on 25 February, be approved.

11.DEFAMATION BILL: CONSIDERATION OF LORDS AMENDMENTS

Notes:

None of the Lords Amendments engages financial privilege

The Scottish Parliament has passed a Legislative Consent Resolution in respect of this Bill. Copies of the Resolution are available in the Vote Office.

12.PUBLIC SERVICE PENSIONS BILL: CONSIDERATION OF LORDS AMENDMENTS

Notes:

Lords Amendments 18, 19, 22, 28, 29, 37 to 39, 45, 78, 79, 82, 114, 117, 119 and 127 engage financial privilege.

13.PUBLIC SERVICE PENSIONS BILL (PROGRAMME) (No. 2)

Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer

That the following provisions shall apply to the Public Service Pensions Bill for the purpose of supplementing the Order of 29 October 2012 (Public Service Pensions Bill (Programme)):

Consideration of Lords Amendments

(1)Proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion three hours after their commencement at today’s sitting.

(2)The Lords Amendments shall be considered in the following order: Nos 78 and 79 No. 9 Nos 1 to 8, 10 to 77, 80 to 128

Subsequent stages

(3)Any further Message from the Lords may be considered forthwith without any Question being put.

(4)The proceedings on any further Message from the Lords shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour after their commencement.

14. DRAFT VOTING ELIGIBILITY (PRISONERS) BILL (JOINT COMMITTEE)

Mr Andrew Lansley

That this House concurs with the Lords Message of 15 January 2013, that it is expedient that a Joint Committee of Lords and Commons be appointed to consider the draft Voting Eligibility (Prisoners) Bill presented to both Houses on 22 November 2012 (Cm 8499), and that the Committee should report by 31 October 2013.

That a Select Committee of six Members be appointed to join with the Committee appointed by the Lords;

That the Committee shall have power:

(1)to send for persons, papers and records;

(2)to sit notwithstanding any adjournment of the House;

(3)to report from time to time;

(4)to appoint specialist advisers; and

(5)to adjourn from place to place within the United Kingdom;

That Mr Crispin Blunt, Steve Brine, Lorely Burt, Mr Nick Gibb, Sir Alan Meale and Derek Twigg be members of the Committee.

Amendment (a)

Mr Christoper Chope

Mr David Nuttall

Mr Charles Walker

Mr Edward Leigh

Jacob Rees-Mogg

Mr Peter Bone

Mr David DavisMr Stewart JacksonMr Graham Brady

Mr John RedwoodMr Andrew TurnerPaul Flynn

Leave out lines 13 and 14 and insert ‘That the membership of the Committee shall be nominated by the Committee of Selection under Standing Order No. 121 following elections within the parties using whatever democratic and transparent method they choose.’.

15. CLIMATE CHANGE

Secretary Edward Davey

That the draft CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme Order 2013, which was laid before this House on 4 March, be approved.

16. ENERGY

Secretary Edward Davey

That the draft Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme (Amendment) Regulations 2013, which were laid before this House on 4 March, be approved.

17. CHURCH OF ENGLAND (GENERAL SYNOD) (MEASURES)

Sir Tony Baldry

That the Clergy Discipline (Amendment) Measure (HC 1021), passed by the General Synod of the Church of England, which was laid before this House on 28 February, be presented to Her Majesty for Her Royal Assent in the form in which the said Measure was laid before Parliament.

18.CHURCH OF ENGLAND (GENERAL SYNOD) (MEASURES)

Sir Tony Baldry

That the Diocese in Europe Measure (HC 1020), passed by the General Synod of the Church of England, which was laid before this House on 28 February, be presented to Her Majesty for Her Royal Assent in the form in which the said Measure was laid before Parliament.

19. OFFICIAL STATISTICS

Francis Maude

That the draft Official Statistics Order 2013, which was laid before this House on 6 March, be approved.

20. COMPANIES

Secretary Vince Cable

That the draft Companies Act 2006 (Amendment of Part 18) Regulations 2013, which were laid before this House on 6 March, be approved.

21. CONSTITUTIONAL LAW

Mr Secretary Moore

That the draft Children’s Hearings (Scotland) Act 2011 (Consequential and Transitional Provisions and Savings) Order 2013, which was laid before this House on 11 March, be approved.

22. MARRIAGE (SAME SEX COUPLES) BILL: REPORT STAGE

Not amended in the Public Bill Committee, to be considered.

Notes:

Queen’s Consent to be signified on Third Reading.

For Amendments see pages 953-59 of Supplement to Votes.

23. GROCERIES CODE ADJUDICATOR BILL [LORDS]: CONSIDERATION OF LORDS AMENDMENTS

Notes:

Consideration of a Lords Amendment to a Commons Amendment.

The Lords Amendment does not engage financial privilege.

24. GROCERIES CODE ADJUDICATOR BILL [LORDS] (PROGRAMME MOTION) (No. 4)

Secretary Vince Cable

That the following provisions shall apply to the Groceries Code Adjudicator Bill [Lords] for the purpose of supplementing the Order of 19 November 2012 (Groceries Code Adjudicator Bill [Lords] (Programme)):

Consideration of Lords Message

(1)Proceedings on the Lords Message shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour after their commencement at today’s sitting.

Subsequent stages

(2)Any further Message from the Lords may be considered forthwith without any Question being put.

(3)The Proceedings on any further Message from the Lords shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour after their commencement.

25. FINANCE AND SERVICES COMMITTEE (AMENDMENT OF STANDING ORDERS)

Mr Andrew Lansley

John Thurso

Sir Paul Beresford

Mr Frank Doran

Ms Angela Eagle

That Standing Order No. 144 (Finance and Services Committee) be amended as follows:

(1)in line 3, after ‘services’, leave out ‘for the House’ and insert ’provided from the Estimates for the House of Commons’;

(2)in line 4, leave out ‘Board of Management’ and insert ‘Management Board’;

(3)line 7, at the end, add ‘(b) with the assistance of the Accounting Officer, to prepare the Estimates for House of Commons: Members for submission to the Members Estimate Committee;’;

(4)in line 10, leave out from ‘Commission’ to the end of sub-paragraph (c) and insert the words ‘and the Members Estimate Committee or the Speaker on the financial and administrative implications of recommendations made to them by other Committees of the House.’; and

(5)line 25, at the end, add ‘or the Members Estimate Committee as appropriate.’

26. HOUSE OF COMMONS MEMBERS ESTIMATE COMMITTEE (AMENDMENT OF STANDING ORDERS)

Mr Andrew Lansley

John Thurso

Sir Paul Beresford

Mr Frank Doran

Ms Angela Eagle

That Standing Order No. 152D (Members Estimate Committee) be amended as follows:

(1)line 8, at the end, add ‘(a) to agree the Estimates for the House of Commons: Members;’;

(2)line 10, leave out ‘and the Guide to Members’ Allowances known as the Green Book’; and

(3)line 24, leave out sub-paragraph (e).

27. HOUSE OF COMMONS MEMBERS ESTIMATES (PRE-PAID ENVELOPES AND STATIONERY)

Mr Andrew Lansley

John Thurso

Sir Paul Beresford

Mr Frank Doran

Ms Angela Eagle

That with effect from 1 April 2013 the cost of Members’ pre-paid envelopes and stationery, currently a charge on the House of Commons: Administration Estimate, shall be a charge on the House of Commons: Members Estimate.

Notes:

An explanatory memorandum is available from the Vote Office.

28. FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE TO INDUSTRY

Secretary Vince Cable

That this House authorises the Secretary of State to undertake to pay, and to pay by way of financial assistance under section 8 of the Industrial Development Act 1982, in respect of the Start-Up Loans scheme, sums exceeding 10 million and up to a cumulative total of 15.5 million.

29. CONSUMER PROTECTION

Secretary Vince Cable

That the draft Enterprise Act 2002 (Part 8 Domestic Infringements) Order 2013, which was laid before this House on 19 December 2012, be approved.

30. CONSTITUTIONAL LAW

Mr Secretary Moore

That the draft Scotland Act 2002 (Consequential Provisions) Order 2013, which was laid before this House on 10 January, be approved.

31. INTERNATIONAL IMMUNITIES AND PRIVILEGES

Secretary Justine Greening

That the draft Global Growth Institute (Legal Capacities) Order 2013, which was laid before this House on 29 January, be approved.

32. EDUCATION

Secretary Michael Gove

That the draft Duty to Participate in Education or Training (Alternative Ways of Working) Regulations 2013, which were laid before this House on 14 March, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

33. EDUCATION

Secretary Michael Gove

That the draft Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Act 2009 (Consequential Amendments to Part 1 of the Education and Skills Act 2008) Order 2013, which was laid before this House on 14 March, be approved.

Notes:

The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.