Tuesday, 4 June 1985
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[MR. SPEAKERin the Chair]
ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND BILL
asked the Secretary of State for Defence how many cars his Department has purchased over the last two years; and whether they were produced in the United Kingdom.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he will make a statement on the work of the arms control unit in his Department.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence how many British citizens are employed in the armed forces or otherwise by his Department.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he will estimate the cost per Falkland Islander of defence expenditure in connection with the Falkland Islands for each of the next five years.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence when he expects civilian aircraft to be able to use the military airfield in the Falkland Islands.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence whether he will make a statement on measures taken by his Department to prevent accidental nuclear war.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence how many members of the full-time and part-time Ulster Defence Regiment are Roman Catholics; and how these figures compare with those five years ago.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he will list the local overseas allowances of Property Services Agency staff stationed in Northern Ireland, West Germany or Gibraltar in comparison...
asked the Secretary of Stale for Defence whether he is considering any measures to improve the rate of retention of service personnel within the armed forces.
asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he will estimate the proportion of Union of Soviet Socialist Republics and Warsaw pact defence expenditure devoted to producing chemical weapons and...
asked the Secretary of State for Defence when he will be reporting on potential savings on his defence procurement policy.
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. Is it in order for the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry today to release to the press on or about midday a written answer to the hon. Member for...
I beg to move, That leave be given to bring in a Bill to provide for the single transferable vote system of proportional representation for all local government elections in the United Kingdom....
[I2TH ALLOTTED DAY]—considered
I beg to move, That this House, noting with alarm the Government's complacency in the face of deteriorating economic and social conditions in rural communities in Wales, urges the Government to...
I beg to move, That this House deplores the Government's short-sighted and defeatist policy on higher education which, because it fails to match the nation's need for a sustained supply of...
Not amended (in the Standing Committee), considered.
I beg to move, in page 2, line 16, leave out '600' and insert '400'.
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Lang.]
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