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General debate: matters to be considered before the forthcoming adjournment

23 March 2020

On Tuesday 31 March, there will be a general debate on matters to be considered before the forthcoming adjournment. 

The Chair of the Backbench Business Committee, Ian Mearns, will open the debate.  

A full transcript of the debate which be available three hours after the debate on Commons Hansard

Backbench Business Committee 

The Backbench Business Committee meets weekly on Tuesdays to consider requests for debates from any backbench Members of Parliament on any subject. 

The Committee then has to decide how to allocate the limited Parliamentary time it has at its disposal. The Committee's meetings are always conducted in public and can be watched on Parliament TV

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