General debate on matters to be raised before the forthcoming adjournment
18 December 2018
On Thursday 20 December, MPs will hold a general debate on matters to be considered before the forthcoming adjournment.
Watch the debate and read the transcript
Ian Mearns MP 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.