Monday, 4 February 1985
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[MR. SPEAKER In the Chair]
Considered; to be read the Third time.
asked the Secretary of State for Transport when he next intends meeting representatives of the Association of Metropolitan Authorities.
asked the Secretary of State for Transport what further responses he has received to the White Paper, "Buses", Cmnd. 9300.
asked the Secretary of State for Transport what is his response to the proposals for improving and accelerating trunk road inquiry procedures contained in the recent report on the subject by the...
asked the Secretary of State for Transport if he will estimate the percentage increase in passengers that has taken place since the deregulation of the long-distance coach industry.
asked the Secretary of State for Transport if he will make a statement on Her Majesty's Government's airports policy.
asked the Secretary of State for Transport what information and assistance has been supplied to the shipping, aircraft and motor industries on protective measures against the effects of nuclear...
asked the Secretary of State for Transport what was the peak hours traffic density on the A127 and the A13 in the latest year for which figures are available; and how these densities compare with...
asked the Secretary of State for Transport if his Department is looking into alternative road crossings to subways.
asked the Attorney-General if, pursuant to his reply of 17 January, Official Report, column 191, he has any information as to whether the officers of the students' union of the North London...
asked the Attorney-General how many cases are still outstanding in the courts in relation to offences alleged to have been committed in relation to the miners' strike; and if he will make a statement.
asked the Attorney-General what arrangements Her Majesty's Government have made to monitor the effects of the means assessment and contributions system introduced into criminal legal aid by the...
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what are Her Majesty's Government's plans for long-term development aid to Ethiopia.
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what representations he has recently received about further aid for sub-Saharan Africa.
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what further action Her Majesty's Government are taking to assist drought victims in the Sudan.
By leave of the House, I shall put together the Questions on the four motions relating to statutory instruments.
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We now move to the Opposition Day and the important debate on the coal mining dispute. Some 43 right hon. and hon. Members have written to me asking whether they may take part in the debate. I...
I beg to move, That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Immigration Appeals (Procedure) Rules 1984 (S.I. 1984, No. 2041), dated 21st December 1984, a copy of which was...
Motion made, and Question proposed, pursuant to Standing Order 79(5) (Standing Committees on Statutory Instruments, &c.).
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Boscawen.]
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