By unanimous consent, it was ordered, — That, notwithstanding any Standing Order or usual practice of the House, on Wednesday, April 12, 2017, the House shall meet at 3:00 p.m. when Members may make statements pursuant to Standing Order 31;
Not later than 3:15 p.m., Oral Questions shall be taken up and, at the expiry of the time provided for Oral Questions, the House shall stand adjourned to the next sitting day;
That any recorded division which would have ordinarily been deferred to Wednesday, April 12, 2017, immediately before the time provided for Private Members’ Business, be instead deferred to Wednesday, May 3, 2017, immediately before the time provided for Private Members’ Business;
That the Address of Malala Yousafzai, to be delivered in the Chamber of the House of Commons at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 12, 2017, before Members of the Senate and the House of Commons, together with all introductory and related remarks, be printed as an appendix to the House of Commons Debates for that day and form part of the records of this House;
That the media recording and transmission of such Address, introductory and related remarks be authorized pursuant to established guidelines for such occasions;
That the hours of sitting and the order of business of the House on Thursday, April 13, 2017, shall be those of a Friday;
That any recorded division deferred to Wednesday, April 12, 2017, or requested on Thursday, April 13, 2017, in respect of a debatable motion, other than an item of Private Members’ Business, be deferred until Monday, May 1, 2017, at the ordinary hour of daily adjournment.