House of Commons debates
Monday, 9 November 2009

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Culture, Media and Sport (0 speeches)
    The Secretary of State was asked-
    • Stonehenge Galleries (6 speeches, 1 annotation)
      Whether his Department's proposed funding for the visitor centre at Stonehenge includes provision for partnership joint funding of Stonehenge galleries at (a) Salisbury and (b) Devizes museum.
    • Spoliation (6 speeches)
      What his policy is on the return from UK collections of items looted during the Nazi era; and if he will make a statement.
    • Davies Committee (8 speeches)
      When he plans to publish the report of the Davies committee review of listed sporting events.
    • Product Placement (12 speeches)
      What recent discussions he has had on product placement in UK-made television programmes.
    • Illegal File Sharing (10 speeches)
      What plans he has to reduce levels of illegal file sharing; and if he will make a statement.
    • Football Association (4 speeches)
      What recent discussions he has had with the Football Association on reforms to its (a) management structure and (b) role; and if he will make a statement.
    • Listed Buildings (11 speeches)
      What recent representations he has received on the level of Government spending on listed buildings; and if he will make a statement.
    • Byron Review (6 speeches)
      What steps his Department has taken to implement the recommendation of Professor Byron's review on safer children in a digital world.
    • Lottery Grants (4 speeches)
      When he next expects to meet representatives of the national lottery distributors to discuss lottery grants to community halls.
    • Competitive Sport (Schools) (6 speeches)
      What his policy is on the promotion of competitive sport in schools; and if he will make a statement.
    • Sport (Young People) (10 speeches)
      What steps he is taking to encourage young people to participate in sport; and if he will make a statement.
    • Overseas Tourists (4 speeches)
      How many overseas tourists visited England in each of the last three years; and if he will make a statement.
    • Public Houses (Closures) (4 speeches)
      What estimate he has made of the number of public houses that have closed in the last 12 months.
    • Football Stadiums (4 speeches)
      Whether the Government provide support to football clubs to improve or develop their stadiums.
    • Topical Questions (34 speeches)
      If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
  • Olympics (0 speeches)
    The Minister for the Olympics was asked-
    • Budget (6 speeches)
      What recent discussions she has had on the size of the Olympic budget; and if she will make a statement.
    • Site Landscaping (6 speeches)
      What recent developments there have been in landscaping the site of the London 2012 Olympics.
    • Educational Materials (4 speeches)
      What discussions she has had with the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families on the development of educational materials based on the London 2012 Olympics.
    • Budget (4 speeches)
      When she next expects to meet the London Organising Committee for the Olympic games to discuss the budget for the London 2012 Olympics.
    • Sex Industry (10 speeches)
      Whether she has commissioned any research on the effect of increased visitor numbers for the London 2012 Olympics on demand for the sex industry; and if she will make a statement.
    • FOI Request (Immigration) (38 speeches, 1 annotation)
      (Urgent Question): To ask the Minister for Borders and Immigration if he will make a statement on the Freedom of Information Act investigation into the withholding of immigration documents.
    • Energy National Policy Statements (79 speeches)
      With permission, I shall make a statement about the energy national policy statements and our proposals on clean coal. In the summer we published the low carbon transition plan, which explained...
  • Bill Presented (0 speeches)
  • Delegated Legislation (0 speeches)
    Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118 (6)),
    • Security Industry (0 speeches)
      That the draft Private Security Industry Act 2001 (Amendment) (Northern Ireland) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 21 July, be approved.- ( Mary Creagh.) Question agreed to....
    • Security Industry (0 speeches)
      That the draft Private Security Industry Act 2001 (Amendments to Schedule 2) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 12 October, be approved .-( Mary Creagh .) Question agreed to....
    • Banks and Banking (0 speeches)
      That the draft Scottish and Northern Ireland Banknote Regulations 2009, which were laid before this House on 13 October, be approved .-( Mary Creagh .) Question agreed to. Motion made, and...
    • Financial Assistance for Industry (0 speeches)
      That this House authorises the Secretary of State to undertake to pay, and to pay by way of financial assistance under section 8 of the Industrial Development Act 1982, in respect of the UK...
    • Financial Assistance for Industry (0 speeches)
      That this House authorises the Secretary of State to undertake to pay, and to pay by way of financial assistance under section 8 of the Industrial Development Act 1982, in respect of the Car...
  • Regional Select Committee (West Midlands) (1 speech)
    Resumption of adjourned debate on Question ( 2 November), That Mr David Kidney be discharged from the West Midlands Regional Select Committee and Mrs Janet Dean be added.
  • Regional Select Committee (South West) (1 speech)
    Resumption of adjourned debate on Question ( 29 October), That Linda Gilroy be discharged from the South West Regional Select Committee and Roger Berry be added .
  • Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) (0 speeches)
    Ordered, That Mr Kenneth Clarke be discharged from the Joint Committee on Tax Law Rewrite Bills and Mr David Gauke be added .-(Rosemary McKenna, on behalf of the Committee of Selection.)
  • Transport (0 speeches)
    Ordered, That Sammy Wilson be discharged from the Transport Committee and Mr Jeffrey M. Donaldson be added .-(Rosemary McKenna, on behalf of the Committee of Selection.)
  • Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (0 speeches)
    Ordered, That David Simpson be discharged from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments and Mr Nigel Dodds be added .-(Rosemary McKenna, on behalf of the Committee of Selection.)
  • Petition — Equitable Life (Northavon) (1 speech)
    This petition relates to the Government's response to the parliamentary ombudsman's report on Equitable Life. The petitioners are policyholders, their survivors and their supporters. The...
  • Mental Health Services (10 speeches)
    Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn. -(Mary Creagh.)