Monday, 29 March 1976
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair]
asked the Secretary of State for Wales what representations he has received since the publication of the Daniel Report on the impact of water rates on commercial undertakings in Wales.
asked the Secretary of State for Wales what is the total allocation to district councils in Wales for 1976–77 for acquisition of property and repairs to its housing stock.
asked the Secretary of State for Wales if he is satisfied with the return Welsh farmers get for their labour.
asked the Secretary of State for Wales whether he will consult the Dyfed Area Health Authority about its plans for the future of the County Hospital, Haverfordwest, in the light of the...
asked the Secretary of State for Wales what is his estimate of the effect of the White Paper on Public Expenditure on the hospital building programme in Wales between the present time and...
Mr. Tom Ellis: asked the Secretary of State for Wales if he will consult the Countryside Commission on how the rôle of the Commission in safeguarding environmental interests in National...
asked the Secretary of State for Wales what further discussions he has had with building societies about their lending policies in Wales
I understand that the hon. and learned Member for Montgomery (Mr. Hooson) handed in a Question for oral answer which should have appeared at this point on the Order Paper. It was unstarred, owing...
asked the Secretary of State for Industry if he will make a statement defining his statutory powers for controlling Post Office charges.
asked the Secretary of State for Industry if he will seek a meeting with the Ship and Boat Builders National Federation.
asked the Secretary of State for Industry what reply he has made to requests from Rolls-Royce (1971) Limited for assistance in funding the development of the RB401 engine.
asked the Secretary of State for Industry what he estimates to be the average amount of investment in industry which is required in order to create one new job; and what was the amount which...
asked the Secretary of State for Industry what steps he takes to monitor new plant and equipment for which regional grants have been paid to ensure that they remain within the development areas;...
asked the Minister for the Civil Service how many of the 29 special advisers to Ministers receive a salary higher than that paid to Members of Parliament.
asked the Minister for the Civil Service how many letters he has received on the subject of inflation-proofed pensions for the Civil Service.
asked the Minister for the Civil Service if he will make a statement about cuts in Civil Service manpower.
asked the Minister for the Civil Service if he will make a further statement on the progress made in dispersing Civil Service jobs to Glasgow.
asked the Lord President of the Council if he is satisfied with the procedures for establishing the numerical order of oral Questions.
asked the Lord President of the Council whether he will take steps to ensure that any employment vacancies occurring within the Houses of Parliament, whatever their status, shall be properly...
asked the Lord President of the Council if he will give his estimate of the birth rate for 1976 based on existing population trends.
On 7th August last my predecessor informed the House that a small Committee had been set up jointly with the House of Lords to examine and report on the recommendations made by Sir James...
On Thursday last the hon. Member for Tiverton (Mr. Maxwell-Hyslop) raised as a point of order matters arising from the proceedings on Wednesday on the British Transport Docks (Felixstowe) Bill...
Ordered, That the International Carriage of Perishable Foodstuffs Bill [Lords] be referred to a Second Reading Committee.—[Mr. Stoddart.]
Ordered, That the matter of the effect of Devolution in Wales, being a matter relating exclusively to Wales, be referred to the Welsh Grand Committee for their consideration.—[Mr. Edward Short.]
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Stallard.]
Ordered, That the Rating (Caravan Sites) Bill [Lords] may be proceeded with at this day's Sitting, though opposed, until any hour.—[Mr. Harper.]
As amended (in the Standing Committee), considered.
(1) Where the valuation officer alters the valuation list under section 1(1) above so as to include an area of a caravan site as a single hereditament, he shall send to the site operator and to...
Ordered, That, during the proceedings on the matter of the effect of Devoluion in Wales, the Welsh Grand Committee have leave to sit
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Dormand.]
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