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Postponement of Backbench Business debates - Yemen

24 March 2020

The Backbench Business Committee has agreed that today's general debate on the situation in Yemen will be postponed, to allow for other business in the Chamber.

The Committee will announce a new time and date for this debate in due course.

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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