House of Commons debates
Wednesday, 13 June 2012
- Oral Answers to Questions — Cabinet Office
The Minister for the Cabinet Office was asked—
- Government Estate (Savings) (10 speeches)
What savings to the public purse have resulted from changes to the Government estate in the last two years.
- Big Society Capital (11 speeches)
What steps he plans to take to measure the social impact of Big Society Capital.
- Civil Servants (Redundancy) (6 speeches)
What steps he is taking to support civil servants facing redundancy.
- Government Contracts (10 speeches)
What steps he is taking to encourage small and medium-sized enterprises to bid for Government contracts.
- Volunteering (6 speeches)
What steps he is taking to reduce the administrative and regulatory burdens that affects the number of people who volunteer.
- Civil Service Pensions (4 speeches)
What progress he has made on his plans to place civil service pensions on a sustainable footing.
- Charitable Donations (7 speeches)
What discussions Ministers in his Department have had with their ministerial colleagues on charitable donations.
- Behavioural Insights Team (4 speeches)
What recent assessment he has made of the work of the behavioural insights team.
- Government Policy (Delivery) (4 speeches)
What steps he has taken to ensure clarity and efficiency in the delivery of policy across Government.
- Procurement Fraud (4 speeches)
What steps he is taking to reduce fraud in Government procurement.
- Topical Questions (20 speeches, 1 annotation)
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
- Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister
The Prime Minister was asked—
- Engagements (26 speeches)
If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 13 June.
- Cabinet Meeting (Kettering) (4 speeches)
If he will hold a future Cabinet meeting in Kettering.
- Engagements (34 speeches)
Given that the purpose of the Leveson inquiry is to get at the unvarnished truth about the unhealthy relationship between some politicians and the media, why do Government Ministers, including...
- Falkland Islands Referendum (61 speeches)
With permission, I wish to inform the House that the Government of the Falkland Islands announced their intention yesterday to hold a referendum on the political status of the islands. This...
- Opposition Day — [1st Allotted Day] (0 speeches)
- Ministerial Code (Culture Secretary) (234 speeches)
[Relevant document: The Twenty Second Report from the Public Administration Select Committee, Session 2010-12, on The Prime Minister’s Adviser on Ministers’ Interests: independent or...
- Safeguarding Children (73 speeches)
I beg to move, That this House notes the updated statutory guidance to safeguard and promote the welfare of children published on 12 June 2012; and calls on the Government to ensure that the...
- Business of the House (0 speeches)
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 15), That, at this day’s sitting, proceedings on the Motion in the name of Sir George Young relating to Sittings of the House (...
- Delegated Legislation (0 speeches)
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)).
- Local Government (0 speeches)
That the draft Community Right to Challenge (Fire and Rescue Authorities and Rejection of Expressions of Interest) (England) Regulations 2012, which were laid before this House on 30 April 2012,...
- Betting, Gaming and Lotteries (0 speeches)
That the draft Gambling Act 2005 (Amendment of Schedule 6) Order 2012, which was laid before this House on 30 April 2012, in the previous Session of Parliament, be approved.—(Mr Dunne.)...
- House of Commons Members’ Fund (0 speeches)
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)). That this House resolves, pursuant to section 3 of the House of Commons Members’ Fund Act 1948 and section 2 of the...
- Women in Science (8 speeches)
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Mr Dunne.)