House of Commons debates

Thursday, 24 May 1990

  • Preamble

    The House met at half-past Nine o'clock

  • Prayers

    [MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]

    • Bill Presented

    • Planning

      Mr. Keith Vaz presented a Bill to extend the rights of local authorities in respect of planning application appeals; to extend the powers of local authorities in respect of breaches of planning...

      Housing Corporation

      6 speeches

      Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Goodlad.]

      Channel Tunnel

      7 speeches

      I am grateful for the opportunity to initiate this Adjournment debate. I suppose that it involves what might be called the northern factor. I was born in north-east England and I represent a...

      Business of the House

      43 speeches

      11 am

      Primary Roads (Edinburgh)

      10 speeches

      Question again proposed, That this House do now adjourn.

      Kidney Patients

      6 speeches

      I am grateful for the opportunity to initiate an Adjournment debate to air some of the problems facing kidney patients—that is, those suffering from end-stage renal failure who are either...

      Royal Assent

      1 speech

      Before I call the next hon. Member, I have to notify the House, in accordance with the Royal Assent Act 1967, that the Queen has signified Her Royal Assent to the following Acts: 1. Pensions...

      Telephone Tapping

      8 speeches

      You will recall, Madam Deputy Speaker, that in 1985 one of your predecessors announced to the House that the Queen had graciously assented to the passage of the Interception of Communications...

      Mr. and Mrs. F. Howard

      4 speeches

      I thank my hon. Friend the Under-Secretary of State for coming to the House to deal with an important point affecting two of my constituents. She has had to reschedule an important meeting with...

      Health Service (Gwynedd)

      7 speeches

      Debates on the financial crisis in Gwynedd health authority seem to have become a regular feature in the Chamber. We had one in June 1988 and another in March last year. The Minister of State has...

      Community Care (Mentally Handicapped)

      4 speeches

      2 pm

      Industrial Tribunals

      2 speeches

      I am grateful for this opportunity of raising the case of Mr. Tobitt, a constituent, who has suffered considerable grievances over several years. I recognise that the House might not be able to...

      Heliport (Cannon Street Station)

      14 speeches

      I am grateful for the opportunity to mention the fact that a consortium of business companies wants to construct a heliport in the very heart of London—on a platform over the River Thames...

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Debates in the House of Commons are an opportunity for MPs from all parties to scrutinise government legislation and raise important local, national or topical issues.

And sometimes to shout at each other.

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