Monday, 19 March 1979
asked the Secretary of State for Energy what he estimates the percentage cut in United Kingdom oil demand would be if the Central Electricity Generating Board replaced oil with coal.
asked the Secretary of State for Energy whether, in the light of recent adverse developments on the international scene concerning oil supplies, he will make a statement on changes in national...
asked the Secretary of State for Energy what has been the increase in labour productivity in the coalmining industry over the most recent 12-month period for which figures are available.
asked the Secretary of State for Energy what prospects he sees for increasing North Sea oil production through new discoveries going beyond existing estimates to meet any shortfalls in supply...
asked the Secretary of State for Energy what estimate he has made of the number of jobs which will be produced, the total coal resources available, and the economic contribution which will be...
asked the Secretary of State for Energy when he expects to chair a meeting of the Energy Commission.
asked the Minister of Overseas Development what estimate she has made of the extent to which the aid budget will be underspent or overspent in the current financial year.
asked the Minister of Overseas Development when she expects to meet her EEC counterparts.
asked the Minister of Overseas Development over how many years the current aid programme to Vietnam will continue.
Lords amendment: No. 2, after clause 3, in page 3, line 26, at end insert— A.—(1) In section 30 of the principal Act (supplementary provisions about retirement pensions) the...
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Queen's Recommendation having been signified—
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Jim Marshall.]
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