House of Commons debates

Friday, 6 July 1979

  • Preamble

    The House met at Eleven o'clock

  • Prayers

    [Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair]

  • Abortion (Amendment) Bill

    5 speeches

    On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. Next Friday the Abortion (Amendment) Bill is due to come before the House. I have tried, and I am sure that other hon. Members have also tried, to have the Bill...

  • North Sea Oil

    57 speeches

    11.6 a.m.

  • Welsh Grand Committee

    Ordered,That, notwithstanding the provisions of Standing Order No. 64 (Meetings of standing committees), the Welsh Grand Committee shall meet on Wednesday next at half-past ten o'clock for the...

  • House of Commons Commission

    Ordered,That Mr. A. J. Beith, Mr. Arthur Bottomley and Mr. Victor Goodhew be appointed members of the House of Commons Commission under the House of Commons (Administration) Act 1978.—[Mr....

  • Secondary Education, Dundee

    2 speeches

    Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. John Stradling Thomas.]

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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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