Friday, 12 August 1966
The House met at Eleven o'clock
[MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]
[Queen's Consent, on behalf of the Crown, Signified]
Dame Joan Vickers (by Private Notice) asked the Secretary of State for Defence whether he will make a statement on the firing of a practice shell by H.M.S. "Tiger" into Devonport Dockyard, and...
I wish to make a brief statement. This has been an exacting year for Parliament, and I know that the House would wish me to express its thanks to all who have served it so devotedly—the...
Mr. Herbert W. Bowden discharged from the Select Committee on House of Commons (Services); Mr. Richard Crossman added.—[Mr. Lawson.]
Mr. Herbert W. Bowden discharged from the Committee of Privileges; Mr. Richard Crossman added.—[Mr. Lawson.]
Mr. John Silkin appointed a Managing Trustee of the House of Commons Members' Fund in pursuance of section 2 of the House of Commons Members' Fund Act 1939, in the room of Mr. Herbert W....
Mr. John Silkin appointed a Managing Trustee of the House of Commons Members' Contributory Pensions Fund in pursuance of Section 4 of the Ministerial Salaries and Members' Pensions Act 1965, in...
Leave given to Sub-Committee C of the Select Committee on Nationalised Industries to hold sittings in the United States of America.
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Lawson.]
I think at this stage I might announce the times as modified by the interruption. This debate will end at latest at 12.36 p.m. The next one should end at 1.21 p.m., the third at 2.6 p.m., the...
Debates in the House of Commons are an opportunity for MPs from all parties to scrutinise government legislation and raise important local, national or topical issues.
And sometimes to shout at each other.