Monday, 18 June 1984
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]
asked the Secretary of State for Transport if he has yet completed his review of the interim assessment of the consultation on airline competition policy conducted by the Civil Aviation Authority.
asked the Secretary of State for Transport when he expects to meet the French Minister of Transport to discuss the report on finance for a fixed cross-Channel link.
asked the Secretary of State for Transport what steps he is taking to reduce the delay caused by roadworks on the M1 in the east midlands.
asked the Secretary of State for Transport what response he has had from the London boroughs to his plans for a concessionary fares scheme for London pensioners.
asked the Secretary of State for Transport whether he will encourage the introduction of commercial advertising into road signposting.
asked the Secretary of State for Transport if he is satisfied with the level of investment by his Department in the road system in the Greater London area.
asked the Secretary of State for Transport what consultations he has had with the Port of London Authority concerning continued access of oceangoing vessels to the royal group of docks.
asked the Secretary of State for Transport what recent consultations he as had on reducing prices of airline tickets from London to major French airports; and if he will make a statement.
asked the Secretary of State for Transport if he will introduce legislation to ensure that all divers are adequately insured by the company for whom they work.
asked the Secretary of State for Transport when he next expects to discuss industrial relations in the railway industry with the chairman of British Rail.
asked the Secretary of State for Transport if he will assess the performance achieved by, and investment involved in, the French TGV trains with a view to seeing what lessons can be learnt in the...
asked the Secretary of State for Transport what action he is taking to encourage the provision of rural bus services.
asked the Attorney-General what recent representations he has received, following the issuing by him of guidance to higher education institutions about the limitations on the use of their student...
asked the Attorney-General whether he will meet the Director of Public Prosecutions and chief constables to discuss criteria for prosecutions arising out of incidents during the miners' strike.
asked the Attorney-General if he is satisfied with present arrangements for training both full-time and part-time members of the judiciary in their judicial functions.
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what progress has been made in improving public water and electricity supplies in Grenada with aid from the United Kingdom.
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what proportion of United Kingdom Government's overseas aid goes direct to recipient countries; and what proportion goes via...
Mr. Jackson: asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs whether the resources available to the International Development Association and the regional affiliates of the...
I have a brief statement to make. I have to inform the House that my attention has been drawn by three hon. Members, namely, the hon. Members for Twickenham (Mr. Jessel), for Ilford, South (Mr....
With permission, Mr. Speaker, I should like to make a statement about the annual uprating of social security benefits which will take effect in November. Under the Social Security and Housing...
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. I wish to raise a matter to which you may not be able to give an immediate answer. The matter is important. I allude to the developments in the miners' dispute....
[FIRST DAY'S DEBATE]
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. David Hunt.]
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