House of Commons debates

Wednesday, 29 October 1969

  • Preamble

    The House met at half-past Two o'clock

  • Prayers

    [Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair]

  • Message from the Queen

    • Ministers of the Crown

      The VICE-CHAMBERLAIN OF THE HOUSE-HOLD reported Her Majesty's Answer to the Address, as follows :

  • Private Business

    • Selection

      The Committee of Selection was nominated of Mr. Hugh Delargy, Mr. Harold Finch, Mr Harold Gurden, Mr. Clifford Kenyon,Mr. Kenneth Lewis, Mr. Francis Pym, Mr. Harry Randall, Mr. George Rogers, Mr....

    • Glasgow Corporation Order Confirmation

      Mr. Secretary Ross presented a Bill to confirm a Provisional Order under section 7 of the Private Legislation Procedure (Scotland) Act 1936, relating to Glasgow Corporation: And the same was...


      8 speeches

      (by Private Notice) asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what action has been taken by his Department following the recent death of a dog at Camberley from rabies, and if he will...

  • Bills Presented

    • Agriculture

      Mr. Cledywn Hughes ; supported by Mrs. Secretary Castle, Mr. Secretary Ross, Mr. Secretary Thomas, Mr. Anthony Greenwood,Mr. Dick Taverne, Mrs. Shirley Williams, and Mr. James Hoy, presented a...

    • Local Employment

      Mr. Anthony Wedgwood Benn; supported by Mr. Secretary Crosland, Mr. Secretary Ross, Mr. Secretary Thomas, Mr. Dick Taverne, Mr. Edmund Dell and Mr. Eric G. Varley, presented a Bill to provide for...

      General Rate

      Mr. Anthony Greenwood; supported by Mr. Secretary Thomas, Mr. Dick Taverne, Mr. Denis Howell, Mr. Reginald Freeson, and Mr. Arthur Skeffington, presented a Bill to make provision as to the...

      Expiring Laws

      Mr. William Rodgers presented a Bill to make permanent certain expiring laws and continue others : And the same was read the First time ; and ordered to be read a Second time Tomorrow and to be...

      Valuation for Rating (Scotland)

      Mr. Secretary Ross; supported by Mr. Norman Buchan, presented a Bill to make provision with respect to the partial de-rating of buildings and associated land in Scotland used for the purpose of...

      Rural Water Supplies and Sewerage (Scotland)

      Mr. Secretary Ross supported by Dr. J. Dickson Mabon, and Mr. Dick Taverne presented a Bill to increase the limit on the contributions payable to local authorities in Scotland under the Rural...

      Housing (Amendment) (Scotland)

      Mr. Secretary Ross, supported by Dr. J. Dickson Mabon, and Mr. Dick Taverne presented a Bill to amend section 25(1) of the Housing (Financial Provisions) (Scotland) Act 1968; And the same was...

      Insolvency Services (Accounting and Investment)

      Mr. Roy Mason supported by Mr. Goronwy Roberts, Mr. Attorney General, Mr. Dick Taverne, and Mrs. Gwyneth Dunwoody presented a Bill to amend the law with respect to the Bankruptcy Estates Account...

      Business of the House


  • Orders of the Day — Queen's Speech

What is this?

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.

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