Monday, 2 July 1984
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]
asked the Secretary of State for Energy if he plans to have an early meeting with the chairman of the National Coal Board to discuss the current situation in the mining industry.
asked the Secretary of State for Energy what take-up of energy conservation measures there has been among local authorities, local education authorities and other such public bodies as a result...
asked the Secretary of State for Energy whether he will make a statement on the Sleipner contract.
asked the Lord Privy Seal if he will ask the Select Committee on House of Commons (Services) to consider the matter of access to the public galleries.
asked the Lord Privy Seal whether he will announce the proposed dates of the summer parliamentary Adjournment.
asked the Lord Privy Seal what has been the increase in Civil Service staff in the Privy Council Office handling the traditional functions of the office since 1954.
asked the Lord Privy Seal if he will implement the recommendation of the Select Committee on Procedure (Sessional Committee) in its third report of the 1975–76 Session that, in respect of...
asked the Lord Privy Seal if he is yet able to confirm access arrangements for blind persons and their guide dogs when they visit the Gallery of the House.
asked the Minister for the Civil Service what responsibility the new head of the Government accounting service will have for implementation of the financial management initiative.
asked the Minister for the Civil Service if, when he next meets representatives of the Civil Service unions, he will discuss the effect of the reduction of the number of civil servants on recruitment.
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. Last week the Secretary of State for Energy made a statement on Enterprise Oil. He assured the House that no company would be allowed to purchase more than 10...
Mr. David Steel, supported by Mr. Jonathan Aitken, Sir Bernard Braine, Mr. Robin Corbett, Mr. Clement Freud, Mr. Bruce George, Dr. David Owen, Mr. Richard Wainwright, Mr. Kenneth Warren, Mr....
Ordered, That the draft Education Support Grants Regulations 1984 be referred to a Standing Committee on Statutory Instruments, &c.That the draft Pedal Bicycles (Safety) (Amendment)...
Ordered, That the Estimates set out hereunder be referred to the Scottish Grand Committee: Class XV, Vote 1, Agricultural support, Scotland.Class XV, Vote 2, Agricultural services and fisheries,...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn—[Mr. Donald Thompson.]
Resolved, That this House agrees with the Report (19th June) of the Liaison Committee.—[Mr. Major.]
Motion made, and Question put forthwith pursuant to Standing Order No. 80(5) (Standing Committees on European Community documents.)
That this House takes note of the proposal for a Council Directive on containers of liquids for human consumption contained in the Department of Trade and Industry's Explanatory Memorandum dated...
Motion made, and Question proposed,That this House do now adjourn. —[Mr. Major.]
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