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Tuesday, 10 February 1976
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair]
Mr. Secretary Ross presented a Bill to confirm a Provisional Order under Section 8 of the Private Legislation Procedure (Scotland) Act 1936, relating to City of Aberdeen District Council; and the...
asked the Secretary of State for Defence whether, in view of the fact that the defence cuts undertaken in 1975 reduce the strength of the Royal Navy to the lowest level since 1895, he will give...
asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he is satisfied with the United Kingdom's expenditure on defence in the light of information on the extent and purpose of current USSR expenditure on...
asked the Secretary of State for Defence whether he will place in the Library a copy of the statement he issued on 25th January on East-West relations.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what plans he has for reductions in the numbers of civilians employed in his Department.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence when he hopes to bring the United Kingdom Gross National Produce contribution for defence into line with the Gross National Product contributions of other...
asked the Secretary of State for Defence whether his Department has taken any actions as a result of the signing by the Government of the Helsinki Final Act.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what discussions he has had with the United Kingdom's NATO partners regarding any further cuts in defence expenditure.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence whether he will make a statement on the workload in the naval dockyards.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he will cancel the contract for the purchase of Lance tactical nuclear weapons; and if he will make a statement.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what plans he has for the eventual replacement of the Polaris submarines and their present missiles.
asked the Prime Minister, who is responsible for communication between the Prime Minister's Office and the Press.
asked the Prime Minister if he will pay an official visit to Dundee.
asked the Prime Minister if he will appoint an industrial relations expert to the Central Policy Review staff.
asked the Prime Minister if he will place in the Library a copy of his speech on Government policy at the Savoy Hotel on 22nd January to the French Chamber of Commerce.
asked the Prime Minister when he last met the TUC.
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. The House will have noted and approved your determination to ensure that supplementary questions are both brief and relevant to the main Question. Can we from...
With permission, Mr. Speaker, I should now like to make a fuller statement, following my statement to the House yesterday, on the reports of the activities of British mercenaries in Angola and on...
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. May I seek your guidance? The next items on the Order Paper are two motions in the name of the Leader of the House to commit Community documents to a Standing...
Mr. Bruce Douglas-Mann accordingly presented a Bill to amend the Criminal Appeal Act 1968 to facilitate the receipt of fresh evidence by the Court of Appeal, Criminal Division, in cases referred...
Order for Second Reading read.
Queen's Recommendation having been signified—
Motion made and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Coleman.]
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