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House of Commons Business: Thursday 8 February 2018

Commons Chamber

9:30am: Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Questions (Topicals at 10:00am)

10:10am: Attorney General Questions

Main business

Urgent Question on Motability (John Mann, Lab, Bassetlaw)

Urgent Question on  same sex marriage in Bermuda (Chris Bryant, Lab, Rhondda) 

Business Question to the Leader of the House 

Ministerial Statement on  a cross party working group on an independent grievance and complaints policy (Andrea Leadsom, Con, South Northamptonshire)

Ministerial Statement on acute and community health (Stephen Barlcay, Con, North East Cambridgeshire)

Ministerial Statement on Response to opposition day debate- State Pension Age (Guy Opperman, Con, Hexham)

Select Committee Statement on the publication of the Third Report of the Environmental Audit Committee, Ministry of Justice: Environmental Sustainability, Session 2017-19, HC 545

Select Committee Statement on the publication of the Fifth Report of the Work and Pensions Committee, Universal Credit Project Assessment Reviews, Session 2017-19, HC 740

Backbench Business Debate on a motion on community bank closures (Ruth Smeeth, Lab, Stoke-on-Trent North)

Backbench Business Debate on matters to be raised before the forthcoming adjournment (Ian Mearns, Lab, Gateshead) 

Adjournment debate on superfast broadband roll-out in North East Hertfordshire (Oliver Heald, Con, North East Hertfordshire)

Westminster Hall

1:30pm: That this House has considered strengthening families (Fiona Bruce, Con, Congleton)

Commons Committees

Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (9:00am, George Washington University, Washington DC)
Fake news
Witnesses: Richard Gingras, Vice President of News, Google, and Juniper Downs, Global Head of Public Policy, YouTube; Monika Bickert, Head of Global Policy Management, and Simon Milner, Policy Director, UK, Middle East and Africa, Facebook (at 10.00am); Carlos Monje, Director, Public Policy and Philanthropy, U.S. and Canada, and Nick Pickles, Head of Public Policy and Philanthropy, UK, Twitter (at 11.00am); David Carroll, Associate Professor of Media Design, The New School, Amy Mitchell, Director of ournalism Research, Pew Research Center, Frank Sesno, Director, Professor of Media and Public Affairs and International Affairs, George Washington University, and Claire Wardle, Research Fellow, Shorenstein Centre on Media, Politics and Public Policy (at 1.00pm); David Chavern, President and Chief Executive, New Media Alliance, Major Garrett, Chief White House Correspondent, CBS News, Tony Maddox, Executive Vice President and Manging Director, CNN International, and Kinsey Wilson, Special Advisor to the President and CEO, New York Times

General Committees 

First Delegated Legislation Committee (11:30am, room 9) 
The draft Andrey Lugovoy and Dmitri Kovtun Freezing Order 2018
 

Interview