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Wednesday, 3 December 1980
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]
The VICE-CHAMBERLAIN OF THE HOUSEHOLD reported Her Majesty's Answer to the Address, as follows:
asked the Lord Privy Seal if he received an invitation from the President of Mexico and the Austrian Federal Chancellor to attend the Vienna meeting of sponsors of the 1981 North-South Summit;...
asked the Lord Privy Seal if he will make a statement on British relations with the Republic of Korea.
asked the Lord Privy Seal if he will make a statement on the Government's attitude to a request from the Federal Parliament of Canada for patriation of the British North America Act.
asked the Lord Privy Seal whether he will make a statement about the latest information on Soviet troops occupying Afghanistan.
asked the Lord Privy Seal if he will make a statement on United Kingdom current relations with Iraq.
asked the Lord Privy Seal whether he will make a statement on the progress of the Madrid review conference.
asked the Lord Privy seal what new initiatives he is considering in order to facilitate the withdrawal of Russian troops from Afghanistan.
asked the Lord Privy Seal what representations he has made to the Government of Iran over the continuing detention of Miss Jean Waddell and other British subjects without charges against them.
asked the Lord Privy Seal what progress has been made with the European initiative for a settlement of the Palestinian question.
asked the Lord Privy Seal what action the Five Power Group now proposes to take in the light of the rejection by South Africa of the United Nations plan for the independence of Namibia to which...
asked the Lord Privy Seal if he will list in theOfficial Reportstatistics outlining the advantages and disadvantages for the United Kingdom of membership of the European Economic Community.
asked the Lord Privy Seal what items he expects to be included in the agenda of the next Heads of Government meeting of the European Economic Community.
asked the Lord Privy Seal if he remains satisfied with the level of European Economic Community co-operation in foreign policy.
Mr. Glimmer: asked the Lord Privy Seal in what ways the Community intends to mark the effective date of accession of Greece and to welcome this further step towards greater unity in free Europe.
I will, with permission, make a statement about the European Council meeting in Luxembourg, which, together with my right hon. Friend the Foreign Secretary, I attended on Monday and Tuesday. I...
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. As this is the second time in 21 years that I have raised a point of order, I hope that you will accept that I do not raise points of order lightly. I apologise...
I beg to ask leave to move the Adjournment of the House, under Standing Order No. 9, for the purpose of discussing a specific and important matter that should have urgent consideration, namely,...
Order for Second Reading read.
I beg to move, That this House takes note of European Community Document No. 9866/80 and supports the Government in its efforts to ensure the continuation of an agreed framework within which...
Motion made, and Question proposed,That this House takes note of European Community Document No. 7854/79, together with the supplementary memorandum by HM Customs and Excise dated 17 November,...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Peter Morrison.]
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