MPs debate RBS and the future of UK banking
27 October 2015
On Thursday 5 November MPs took part in a debate on the government's stake in the Royal Bank of Scotland and the future of UK banking. This debate was scheduled by the Backbench Business Committee following a bid from Kate Osamor MP on 13 October.
This debate was opened by Kate Osamor, Labour MP for Edmonton.
Watch the debate and read the transcript
- Watch Parliament TV: MPs debate RBS and the future of UK banking
- Read Commons Hansard: MPs debate RBS and the future of UK banking.
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.