House of Commons debates

Friday, 18 July 1980

  • Preamble

    The House met at half-past Nine o'clock

  • Prayers

    [Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair]

    • Northern Ireland (Appropriation)

      68 speeches

      Before we begin the debate, it might be as well for me to say a word about its scope. It is not in order to discuss the police or general security matters because the order covers only Northern...


      1 speech

      In order to save the time of the House, I propose to put together the Questions on the eight motions on the Order Paper.

      European Communities

      That the draft European Communities (Definition of Treaties) (ECSC Decision of 18 March 1980 on Supplementary Revenue) Order 1980, which was laid before this House on 23 June, be approved.


      That the draft New Bus Grants (Extension of Period and Reduction of Rate) Order 1980, which was laid before this House on 24 June, be approved.

      International Immunities and Privileges

      That the draft Eurocontrol (Immunities and Privileges) (Amendment) Order 1980, which was laid before this House on 17 June, be approved.

      Representation of the People

      That the Representation of the People (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 1980, a copy of which was laid before this House on 19 June, be approved.

      Domestic Safety Glazing

      4 speeches

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

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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.

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