MPs to debate the effects of Covid-19 on BAME communities
15 June 2020
On Thursday 18th June MPs will debate a motion on the effect of COVID-19 on Black, Asian and minority ethnic communities.
Dawn Butler will open the debate. Watch the debate live on Parliament TV
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.