House of Commons debates
Monday, 7 January 2013

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department
    The Secretary of State was asked—
    • Metropolitan Police (8 speeches)
      What recent discussions she has had with the Mayor of London on the accessibility and visibility of the Metropolitan police.
    • Seasonal Agricultural Workers (13 speeches)
      Whether her Department has taken steps to ensure the continuity of supply of seasonal agricultural workers following the lifting of restrictions on immigration from Bulgaria and Romania.
  • Mcat (4 speeches)
    What recent assessment she has made of trends in the level of use of the drug MCAT in the UK.
    • Net Migration (18 speeches)
      What assessment her Department has made of the most recent statistics on net migration.
    • UK Border Agency (4 speeches)
      If she will take steps to ensure that mail to the UK Border Agency is not left unopened owing to a backlog of cases.
    • Family Migration (6 speeches)
      What assessment she has made of the effect on family migration of the new immigration rules which came into force in July 2012.
    • Antisocial Behaviour (18 speeches)
      What steps the Government are taking to tackle antisocial behaviour.
    • Police Numbers (9 speeches)
      Which police forces have experienced the greatest recent reduction in the number of front-line police officers.
    • Student Visas (India) (6 speeches)
      How many student visa applications were received from India in 2012.
    • Deputy Police and Crime Commissioners (Salaries) (6 speeches)
      What the average salary is of deputy police and crime commissioners.
    • Gang and Youth Violence (6 speeches)
      What recent steps she has taken to reduce gang-related and youth violence.
    • Police Officer Numbers (6 speeches)
      What recent representations she has received on the number of front-line police officers.
    • Non-EU Immigration (6 speeches)
      Under which category of immigration entry most people enter the UK from non-EU countries; and if she will make a statement.
    • Net Migration (6 speeches)
      What assessment her Department has made of the most recent statistics on net migration.
    • Asylum Support (4 speeches)
      When she expects to announce the asylum support rates for 2013-14.
    • Topical Questions (32 speeches)
      If she will make a statement on her departmental responsibilities.
  • Points of Order (8 speeches)
    On a point of order, Mr Speaker. You will be aware that the Cabinet Office has today tabled a written ministerial statement entitled “Coalition Government mid-term review”. I have...
  • Trusts (Capital and Income) Bill [Lords] (2 speeches)
    Bill, not amended in the Public Bill Committee, considered . Third Reading . Queen’s consent signified .
  • Statute Law (Repeals) Bill [Lords] (4 speeches)
    The question is that the Bill be now read a Second time—
    • Commission Work Programme 2013 (95 speeches)
      [Relevant document: The Twenty-first Report from the European S crutiny Committee, HC 86-xxi.]
    • Gender Balance on Corporate Boards (53 speeches)
      [Relevant documents: Uncorrected Oral Evidence from the Business, Innovation and Skills Committee on W omen in the Workplace, HC 754-v , and the Twenty-third Report from the European Scrutiny...
    • Backbench Business — Corporate Tax Avoidance (81 speeches)
      Before I call Mr Ian Swales to move the motion, may I inform Members that 17 Back Benchers are hoping to participate in the debate, so if each one aims to speak for less than 10 minutes, there...
    • Business without Debate — regulatory reform (0 speeches)
      Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118( 6 )) That the draft Legislative Reform (Constitution of Veterinary Surgeons Preliminary Investigation and Disciplinary...
    • delegated legislation (1 speech)
      With the leave of the House, we will take motions 7 and 8 together. Ordered, That the Motion in the name of Secretary Vince Cable relating to Financial Assistance to Industry shall be treated as...
  • Newark Hospital (8 speeches)
    Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Karen Bradley.)