Tuesday, 12 December 1989
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]
Order for Third reading read.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will meet representatives of ambulance staff to discuss pay and conditions.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what is the latest figure he has for the number of hospitals, health districts and specialist units which have expressed an interest in becoming a...
To ask the Secretary of State for Health whether there has been any experience within the National Health Service of using contracts for patient services.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many dentists are employed by the National Health Service now and in 1979.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what representations he has received on the White Paper on community care; and if he will summarise the views expressed.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what is his Department's cash allocation for Yorkshire and Humberside health authority for 1989–90.
To ask the Secretary of State for health when he last met the representatives of the British Medical Association; and what was discussed.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many district health authorities provide infertility investigations and treatment.
To ask the Prime Minister if she has any plans to appoint a Minister for United Kingdom tourism.
With permission, Mr. Speaker, I should like to make a statement about the European Council in Strasbourg on 8 and 9 December which I attended together with my right hon. Friend the Secretary of...
With permission, Mr. Speaker, I should like to make a statement on the repatriation of Vietnamese boat people from Hong Kong. This morning, Hong Kong time, a group of 51 boat people were...
With the leave of the House, I shall put together the Questions on the nine motions relating to draft statutory instruments.
I beg to move, That this House takes note of the report of the War Crimes Inquiry; and endorses the need for legislation to permit the prosecution in this country, for acts of murder and...
Motion made, and Question proposed,
I beg to move, That the draft Electricity Supply (Amendment) (Northern Ireland) Order 1989, which was laid before this House on 24th October, in the last Session of Parliament, be approved. I...
I beg to move, That the draft Ministerial and other Salaries Order 1989, which was laid before this House on 1st December, be approved. I hope that, as previously this evening, I need not detain...
Resolved,That this House agrees with the Report [28th November] of the Liaison Committee—[Mr. Garel-Jones.]
I wish to present a petition signed by 10,000 people in Wales on behalf of the deaf community. They are concerned that the broadcasters are not providing complete access for deaf television...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Patnick.]
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