Friday, 20 January 1989
The House met at half-past Nine o'clock
[MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]
It is my duty this morning to move the writ for Richmond, York—
Ordered,That, at the sitting on Monday 23rd January, notwithstanding the provisions of Standing Orders No. 14 (Exempted business) and No. 15 (Prayers against statutory instruments, &c....
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. John M. Taylor.]
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