Wednesday, 30 November 1983
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he has any plans to introduce further training initiatives in Scotland in respect of people who have been unemployed for more than two years.
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what representations he has received regarding dangers from radioactivity arising from discharges in Scottish coastal waters.
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what steps he will be taking to promote rural development in Scotland.
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will now permit payment by the Crown of expenses to accused persons in cases where the verdict is "not guilty" or where there is a formal verdict...
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will meet the Edinburgh district council to discuss the effect in Edinburgh of the cut in home improvement grants; and if he will make a statement.
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will declare St. Andrew's day a public holiday in Scotland.
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what proposals are being considered regarding salmon fishing in Scotland; and if he will make a statement.
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland, pursuant to his answer, Official Report, c. 86.5, to the hon. Member for Glasgow, Garscadden (Mr. Dewar) what consideration he has now given to the...
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will review the procedures for dealing wth breaches of discipline by nurses in the National Health Service in Scotland.
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what information he has as to the likely effects on employment as a consequence of reduced coal burn by the South of Scotland Electricity Board in 1984.
Mr. Ron Brown: asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what recent representations he has received regarding the shipbuilding industry in Scotland.
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will estimate the percentage of electricity to be generated from coal in the next five years by power stations in Scotland.
asked the Solicitor-General for Scotland when he expects Crown Office staff to be operating in the new sheriff court house in Glasgow.
asked the Solicitor-General for Scotland if he will discuss with procurators fiscal prosecution policy in respect of offences of salmon poaching.
asked the Solicitor-General for Scotland what guidance he has given to procurators fiscal on the use of hand-held radar devices used in road traffic speeding cases.
asked the Solicitor-General for Scotland what prosecutions have been completed resulting from the shipbreaking at Cairnryan.
With permission, Mr. Speaker, I should like to make a statement about the picketing outside the premises of the Messenger group of newspapers in Warrington last night and in the early hours of...
I beg to move the Adjournment of the House, under Standing Order No. 10, for the purpose of discussing a specific and important matter that should have urgent consideration, namely, new evidence...
I beg to move, That leave be given to bring in a Bill to increase access to the countryside. I make no apology for introducing a Bill that is similar to the one that I introduced in 1982, in...
Mr. Andrew F. Bennett accordingly presented a Bill to increase access to the countryside: And the same was read the First time; and ordered to be read a Second time upon Friday 16 December and to...
Ordered,That the matter of the National Health Service in Scotland, being a matter relating exclusively to Scotland, be referred to the Scottish Grand Committee for its consideration.—[Mr....
[MR. PAUL DEAN in the Chair.]
I beg to move amendment No. 1, in page 1, line 5, at end insert 'for the time being'.
Order for consideration, as amended, read.
I beg to move, That the draft Judgments Enforcement (Attachment of Debts) (Northern Ireland) Order 1983, which was laid before this House on 11th November, be approved. The law in Northern...
Ordered,That, in the course of its consideration of the matter of the National Health Service in Scotland, the Scottish Grand Committee may meet in Edinburgh on Monday 12th December at half-past...
Motion made and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Douglas Hogg.]
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