House of Commons debates
Tuesday, 28 February 2012

  • Business Before Questions (0 speeches)
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Foreign and Commonwealth Office
    The Secretary of State was asked—
    • Libya (6 speeches)
      What support his Department is providing to the Libyan Government.
    • Human Trafficking (6 speeches)
      What steps he is taking to work with his EU counterparts on tackling human trafficking.
    • Falkland Islanders (6 speeches)
      What support the Government are providing to the Falkland Islanders; and if he will make a statement.
    • Independent Judiciary (Hungary) (6 speeches)
      What representations he has made to the Hungarian Government on state control of the judiciary in that country.
    • EU Economic Conditions (10 speeches)
      What recent assessment he has made of the implications for his Department of economic conditions in the EU.
    • Syria (15 speeches)
      What recent reports he has received on the security situation in Syria; and if he will make a statement.
    • European Court of Justice (4 speeches)
      What progress has been made in selecting a replacement for the UK’s judge at the European Court of Justice, following the end of the incumbent’s appointment in 2012.
    • West Bank (7 speeches)
      What support his Department is providing to private sector initiatives in the west bank.
    • Arms Trade Treaty (6 speeches)
      What recent progress has been made in negotiations on an international arms trade treaty; and if he will make a statement.
    • UN Commission on the Status of Women (4 speeches)
      What his priorities are for the 56th session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women.
    • Somalia (10 speeches)
      What recent reports he has received on the political situation in Somalia; and if he will make a statement.
    • Maldives (6 speeches)
      What recent reports he has received on the political situation in the Maldives; and if he will make a statement.
    • Human Rights (4 speeches)
      What assessment he has made of the likely progress on human rights issues at (a) the next meeting of the Human Rights Council Advisory Committee and (b) the 56th session of the UN Commission on...
    • West Bank (6 speeches)
      What recent reports he has received on settlement activity in the west bank; and if he will make a statement.
    • Regional Security (Afghanistan) (4 speeches)
      What discussions he has had with his counterparts in Pakistan and other countries bordering Afghanistan on the effect on security of the draw-down of allied forces.
    • UK Exports (4 speeches)
      What steps he is taking to encourage the use of the UK's embassies and high commissions to support the promotion of UK exports.
    • Burma (8 speeches)
      What reports he has received on humanitarian access to conflict areas in Burma.
    • Topical Questions (40 speeches)
      If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
    • Health and Social Care Bill (124 speeches)
      : To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will make a statement on the Health and Social Care Bill following a letter from the Deputy Prime Minister to MPs and peers and the...
    • Treaty on Stability, Co-ordination and Governance (5 speeches, 1 annotation)
      Application for emergency debate (Standing Order No. 24 )
    • Eradication of Slavery (UK Company Supply Chains) (1 speech)
      Motion for leave to bring in a Bill (Standing Order No. 23 )
    • Estimates Day — [5th Allotted Day] (0 speeches)
  • Vote on Account 2012-13 (0 speeches)
    • Department for Transport — Transport and the Economy (87 speeches, 4 annotations)
      [Relevant Documents: The Third Report from the Transport Committee, on Transport and the Economy, HC 473, and the Government response, HC 962; and the Fifteenth Report from the Transport...
  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (0 speeches)
    • Rio+20 Summit (37 speeches)
      [Relevant Documents: Eighth Report from the Environmental Audit Committee, on Preparations for the Rio+20 Summit, HC 1026, and the Government response, HC 1737.] Motion made, and Question...
    • Estimates, Vote on Account, 2012-13 — Department for Culture, Media and Sport (0 speeches)
      Resolved, That, for the year ending with 31 March 2013, for expenditure by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport— (1) resources, not exceeding £2,705,167,000, be authorised, on...
    • Supplementary Estimates, 2011-12 — Home Office (0 speeches)
      Resolved, That, for the year ending with 31 March 2012, for expenditure by the Home Office— (1) further resources, not exceeding £66,029,000, be authorised for use for current...
    • Vote on Account, 2012-13 — Department for Transport (0 speeches)
      Resolved, That, for the year ending with 31 March 2013, for expenditure by the Department for Transport— (1) resources, not exceeding £3,413,771,000, be authorised, on account, for...
    • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (0 speeches)
      Resolved, That, for the year ending with 31 March 2013, for expenditure by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs— (1) resources, not exceeding £1,079,958,000, be...
    • Estimates, 2011-12 (Navy) Vote A (0 speeches)
      Resolved, That, during the year ending with 31 March 2012, modifications in the maximum numbers in the Reserve Naval and Marines Forces set out in Supplementary Votes A 2011-12, HC 1745, be...
    • Estimates, 2011-12 (Army) Vote A (0 speeches)
      Resolved, That, during the year ending with 31 March 2012, modifications in the maximum numbers in the Reserve Land Forces set out in Supplementary Votes A 2011-12, HC 1745, be authorised for...
    • Estimates, 2012-13 (Navy) Vote A (0 speeches)
      Resolved, That, during the year ending with 31 March 2013, a number not exceeding 39,350 all ranks be maintained for Naval Service and that numbers in the Reserve Naval and Marines Forces be...
    • Estimates, 2012-13 (army) vote a (0 speeches)
      Resolved, That, during the year ending with 31 March 2013, a number not exceeding 121,540 all ranks be maintained for Army Service and that numbers in the Reserve Land Forces be authorised for...
    • estimates, 2012-13 (air) vote a (0 speeches)
      Resolved, That, during the year ending with 31 March 2013, a number not exceeding 42,210 all ranks be maintained for Air Force Service and that numbers in the Reserve Air Forces be authorised...
    • estimates, excesses, 2010-11 (0 speeches)
      Resolved, That, for the year ending with 31 March 2011— (1) a sum, not exceeding £347,072,000 be granted to Her Majesty out of the Consolidated Fund to make good excesses of certain...
    • supplementary estimates, 2011-12 (0 speeches)
      Resolved, That, for the year ending with 31 March 2012— (1) further resources, not exceeding £16,430,760,000, be authorised for use for current purposes as set out in HC 1748, HC...
    • estimates, vote on account, 2012-13 (0 speeches)
      Resolved, That, for the year ending with 31 March 2013— (1) resources, not exceeding £205,575,869,000 be authorised, on account, for use for current purposes as set out in HC 1756, HC...
    • Supply and Appropriation (Anticipation and Adjustments) Bill (0 speeches)
      Presentation and First Reading Mr Mark Hoban accordingly presented a Bill to authorise the use of resources for the years ending with 31 March 2012 and 31 March 2013; to authorise the issue of...
    • Business without Debate (0 speeches)
  • Delegated Legislation (0 speeches)
    Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)) ,
    • Constitutional Law (0 speeches)
      That the draft Housing (Scotland) Act 2010 (Consequential Provisions and Modifications) Order 2012, which was laid before this House on 10 January, be approved.—(M ichael Fabricant .)...
  • European Union Documents (0 speeches)
    Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 119(11)),
    • EU Financial Instruments for the Period 2014-20 (0 speeches)
      That this House takes note of European Union Document No. 16301/11, relating to a Commission Communication: A framework for the next generation of innovative financial instruments-the EU equity...
  • Supermarkets and Public Land (Scotland) (9 speeches)
    Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Mr Dunne.)