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Today's events - Wednesday 17 April 2024

09:00
Formal meeting (oral evidence session)
17 April 2024 - 9am to midday
Committees Home Affairs Committee
Inquiry Violence and abuse towards retail workers
The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
09:00
Formal meeting (oral evidence session)
17 April 2024 - 9am to midday
Committees Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
Inquiry Defence Spending in Northern Ireland
Room 15, Palace of Westminster
09:15
Formal meeting (oral evidence session)
17 April 2024 - 9:15am to 11:30am
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Work Back to Work Plan (Non-inquiry session)
Room 16, Palace of Westminster
09:20
Formal meeting (oral evidence session)
17 April 2024 - 9:20am to midday
Committees Science, Innovation and Technology Committee
Inquiry UK Astronomy
Room 6, Palace of Westminster
09:30
Formal meeting (oral evidence session)
17 April 2024 - 9:30am to 12:15pm
Committees Transport Committee
Work Work of the Civil Aviation Authority (Regular evidence sessions)
The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
09:30
Formal meeting (oral evidence session)
17 April 2024 - 9:30am to 11:45am
Committees Welsh Affairs Committee
Inquiry Prisons in Wales
Room 5, Palace of Westminster
10:00
Formal meeting
17 April 2024 - 10am to 11:25am
Committees British Citizenship (Northern Ireland) Bill
Work To consider the Bill (Legislative scrutiny)
Room 10, Palace of Westminster
10:00
Formal meeting (oral evidence session)
17 April 2024 - 10am to midday
Committees Environment and Climate Change Committee
Inquiry Methane
Room 3, Palace of Westminster
10:00
Formal meeting (private meeting)
17 April 2024 - 10am to midday
Committees Financial Services Regulation Committee
Room 4, Palace of Westminster
10:30
Formal meeting (oral evidence session)
17 April 2024 - 10:30am to 12:30pm
Committees International Relations and Defence Committee
Inquiry Implications of the war in Ukraine for UK Defence
Room 1, Palace of Westminster
10:30
Formal meeting (private meeting)
17 April 2024 - 10:30am to midday
Committees Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee
Room 3A, Palace of Westminster
12:30
Formal meeting (oral evidence session)
17 April 2024 - 12:30pm to 3pm
Committees Constitution Committee
Inquiry The Governance of the Union: Consultation, Co-operation and Legislative Consent
Room 4, Palace of Westminster
13:00
Formal meeting (oral evidence session)
17 April 2024 - 1pm to 4pm
Committees Public Accounts Committee
Inquiry Investigation into whistleblowing in the civil service
The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
13:00
Informal meeting
17 April 2024 - 1pm to 2pm
Committees Defence Committee
The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
13:45
Formal meeting (private meeting)
17 April 2024 - 1:45pm to 3:15pm
Committees European Scrutiny Committee
Room 19, Palace of Westminster
14:00
Formal meeting (oral evidence session)
17 April 2024 - 2pm to 4pm
Committees Women and Equalities Committee
Inquiry The rights of older people
Room 6, Palace of Westminster
14:00
Formal meeting (oral evidence session)
17 April 2024 - 2pm to 4:15pm
Committees Treasury Committee
Work Insurance (Non-inquiry session)
The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
14:00
Formal meeting (oral evidence session)
17 April 2024 - 2pm to 5pm
Committees Environmental Audit Committee
Work Electronic waste and the circular economy: follow-up (Non-inquiry session)
Room 5, Palace of Westminster
14:00
Formal meeting (private meeting)
17 April 2024 - 2pm to 5pm
Committees Holocaust Memorial Bill Select Committee
Room 9, Palace of Westminster
14:00
Formal meeting (private meeting)
17 April 2024 - 2pm to 4pm
Committees Windsor Framework Sub-Committee
Room 3, Palace of Westminster
14:30
Formal meeting (private meeting)
17 April 2024 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm
Committees Procedure Committee
Room 15, Palace of Westminster
14:45
Formal meeting (private meeting)
17 April 2024 - 2:45pm to 6:30pm
Committees Human Rights (Joint Committee)
Room 16, Palace of Westminster
15:00
Formal meeting (oral evidence session)
17 April 2024 - 3pm to 6pm
Committees Public Services Committee
Inquiry The transition from education to employment for young disabled people
Room 2, Palace of Westminster
15:40
Formal meeting (private meeting)
17 April 2024 - 3:40pm to 4:30pm
Committees Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee)
Virtual meeting
16:30
Formal meeting
17 April 2024 - 4:30pm to 6pm
Committees Sixth Delegated Legislation Committee
Work The draft Renewable Transport Fuel Obligations (Amendment) Order 2024 (Legislative scrutiny)
Room 12, Palace of Westminster
16:30
Formal meeting
17 April 2024 - 4:30pm to 6pm
Committees Seventh Delegated Legislation Committee
Work The draft Post Office Network Subsidy Scheme (Amendment) Order 2024 (Legislative scrutiny)
Room 11, Palace of Westminster
16:30
Formal meeting (private meeting)
17 April 2024 - 4:30pm to 5pm
Committees Committee of Selection
Room 13, Palace of Westminster