Thursday, 5 July 1990
The House met at half-past Two o"clock
[MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]
ASSOCIATED BRITISH PORTS (No. 2) BILL (By Order)
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many European countries currently have a higher inflation rate than the United Kingdom.
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what a family with two children on average earnings paid in a year in value added tax in 1978–79 and in 1989–90.
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is the underlying rate of inflation.
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer when, and in what year, he placed his proposals for further monetary integration within the European Community before its Council of Ministers.
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will introduce fiscal measures to benefit scientific research.
To ask the Chansellor of the Exchequer how much revenue was raised in excise duty on (a) unleaded and (b) leaded petrol (i) in the three months prior to 20 March and (ii) subsequently.
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is the tax and price index rate of inflation.
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what representations he has received from charitable organisations on the decision to introduce new tax reliefs for single gifts to charity; and when he...
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he has any plans for further reforms of the income tax system.
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer when he expects the new head of the Treasury's central unit on purchasing to take up his post.
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will make a statement on his proposals for a European currency unit.
To ask the Prime Minister if she will list her official engagements for Thursday 5 July.
Will the Leader of the House tell us the business for next week?
On a point of order Mr. Speaker. As you know, Back Benchers who table questions can find themselves at your door if there is any argument about the way in which they have been tabled. Since April...
Mr. Harry Cohen presented a Bill to provide entitlement to compensation, in certain circumstances, to an individual who suffers damage by reason of the unreliability or lack of security of a...
I beg to move, That the draft Northern Ireland Act 1974 (Interim Period Extension) Order 1990, which was laid before the House on 20 June, be approved. The draft order renews the temporary...
Resolved,That this House agrees with the Report [3rd July] of the Liaison Committee.—[Mr. Lightbown.]
I beg leave to present a petition signed by some 25,000 people from Cornwall in opposition to the poll tax. It is an opportune moment for it to be presented, because not only did those people...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Patnick.]
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