House of Commons debates
Wednesday, 9 February 2011

  • Business Before Questions (0 speeches)
    • New Writ (0 speeches)
      Ordered , That the Speaker do issue his Warrant to the Clerk of the Crown, to make out a new Writ for the electing of a Member to serve in this present Parliament for the Borough Constituency of...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Northern Ireland (0 speeches)
    The Secretary of State was asked-
    • Value Added Tax (14 speeches)
      What assessment he has made of the effect on economic growth in Northern Ireland of the increase in the basic rate of value added tax.
    • Stop-and-search Powers (10 speeches)
      What his policy is on the use of stop-and-search powers by security forces in Northern Ireland.
    • Police Service of Northern Ireland (15 speeches)
      What arrangements he has made to ensure that the Police Service of Northern Ireland has the resources to meet threats from dissident activity.
    • Security (19 speeches)
      What recent assessment he has made of the level of threat to security in Northern Ireland posed by residual terrorist groups; and if he will make a statement.
    • Economic Development (9 speeches)
      What recent discussions he has had with Ministers in the Northern Ireland Executive on economic development in Northern Ireland.
    • Economic Affairs (6 speeches, 1 annotation)
      When the Government expect to publish their proposals for rebalancing the Northern Ireland economy.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister (0 speeches)
    The Prime Minister was asked-
    • Engagements (30 speeches)
      If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 9 February.
    • Nuclear Deterrent (6 speeches)
      What assessment he has made of the effect of coalition politics on the future of the UK's nuclear deterrent.
    • Engagements (32 speeches)
      Lord Carlile, the official reviewer of terrorism legislation, said last week that this country had become a "safe haven" for terrorists. Will my right hon. Friend give the House an assurance that...
    • Flood Defence Allocations (39 speeches, 1 annotation)
      Before I call the hon. Member for Wakefield (Mary Creagh), let me appeal to right hon. and hon. Members who are leaving the Chamber to do so both quickly and quietly so that the question can...
    • Banking (72 speeches)
      The near-collapse of the British banking system more than two years ago still generates today deep feelings of anger and cries for retribution. I understand that, for the link between risk and...
    • Trade and Investment for Growth White Paper (52 speeches)
      Today I turn to one of the main building blocks of economic recovery-achieving growth through international trade and by attracting inward investment. Britain makes up just 4% of the global...
  • Point of Order (2 speeches)
    On a point of order, Mr Deputy Speaker. May I seek your guidance on what recourse is available when a ministerial answer to a written question is not only incorrect but directly contradicts the...
  • Former Metal Mines (1 speech)
    Motion for leave to bring in a Bill (Standing Order No. 23 )
    • Police (103 speeches, 2 annotations)
      I beg to move, That the Police Grant Report (England and Wales) for 2011-12 (House of Commons Paper No. 771), which was laid before this House on 31 January, be approved. As well as seeking the...
    • Local Government Finance (172 speeches)
      I beg to move, That the Local Government Finance Report (England) 2011-12 (House of Commons Paper No. 748), which was laid before this House on 31 January, be approved.
    • Local Government Finance (0 speeches)
      Resolved, That the Limitation of Council Tax and Precepts (Alternative Notional Amounts) Report (England) 2011-12 (House of Commons Paper No. 774), which was laid before this House on 31...
    • Business without Debate — Delegated legislation (0 speeches)
      Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),
    • Immigration (0 speeches)
      That the draft Immigration and Nationality (Fees) Order 2011, which was laid before this House on 24 January, be approved .-(Mr Dunne.) Madam Deputy Speaker's opinion as to the decision of the...
    • European Union Documents (0 speeches)
      Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 119(11)),
    • Terrorist Finance Tracking Program (0 speeches)
      That this House takes note of European Union Documents No. 11048/10, relating to a draft agreement, No. 11173/10, relating to a draft Council Decision on the signature of the agreement, and No....
  • Petition — Mobility Component of Disability Living Allowance (1 speech)
    I wish to present a petition opposing the proposed withdrawal of the mobility component of disability living allowance from those living in state-funded care homes. The petition is signed by 135...
    • Domestic Heating Oil (26 speeches)
      Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn. -(Mr Dunne.)
  • Deferred Divisions (0 speeches)
    • Financial Stabilisation Mechanism (0 speeches)
      That this House takes note of European Union Documents No. 9606/10, relating to a Council Regulation establishing a European financial stabilisation mechanism, No. 12119/10, relating to a draft...
    • Police (0 speeches)
      That the draft Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (Codes of Practice) (Revision of Codes A, B and D) Order 2010, which was laid before this House on 17 November, be approved. The House...
    • Taxation of the financial sector (0 speeches)
      That this House takes note of European Union Document No. 15282/10 and Addendum, relating to financial sector taxation; recognises that decisions regarding direct taxes are primarily a matter for...