Tuesday, 21 February 1978
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair]
asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he will have discussions with other Defence Ministers of the EEC on joint exercises designed to train forces in the techniques of United Nations...
asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he remains satisfied with the contribution of the new Island class of patrol vessel to fishery protection of offshore defence.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he remains satisfied with the operational state of Chieftain tanks with BAOR.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence whether he will make a statement on operations in Northern Ireland.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence how many persons were recruited to serve in the Armed Forces from Wales during 1977.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what is his latest estimate of the number of empty defence houses.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence how many members of the Armed Services' Pay Review body are serving members of the Armed Services; and what are their military ranks.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what steps he is taking to ensure implementation of the recommendation from the North Atlantic Assembly that the Supreme Allied Commander, Atlantic, be...
asked the Secretary of State for Defence when he next proposes to have consultations with his fellow North Atlantic Treaty Organisation Defence Ministers about the neutron bomb.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what is the cost to the Defence Vote of the Queen's Flight.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he will list the various allowances available to personnel serving in the Royal Air Force.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what requests he has received from the United States authorities for the bringing into full operational use of Royal Air Force bases currently kept on a...
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what access he permits trade union representatives to Service men for the purpose of enlisting them in trade unions.
asked the Prime Minister when he next expects to attend a meeting of the North Atlantic Council.
asked the Prime Minister when he last met the General Secretary of the Trades Union Congress.
asked the Prime Minister whether he will list his official engagements for 21st February.
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. Far be it from me to leap to the defence of the hon. Member for Bolsover (Mr. Skinner), but during his supplementary question to my right hon. Friend the...
Sir John Gilmour presented a Bill to extend in relation to waters adjacent to Scotland the purposes for which orders may be made under the Sea Fish (Conservation) Act 1967 for regulating the use...
Sir Bernard Braine accordingly presented a Bill to make further provision with respect to the protection of the life of a viable foetus; to amend Section 4 of the Abortion Act 1967; to regulate...
[8TH ALLOTTED DAY]—considered
Ordered,That the Motion relating to Members' Secretaries and Research Assistants may be proceded with at this day's sitting, though opposed, until any hour.—[Mr. Bates.]
Motion made, and Question proposed,
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Jim Marshall.]
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