Friday, 9 November 1990
The House met at half-past Nine o'clock
[MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]
Mr. Secretary Newton, supported by Mr. Secretary Rifkind, Mr. Secretary Brooke, Mr. Secretary Howard, Mr. Secretary Hunt, Mr. Secretary Waldegrave, Mr. Francis Maude, Mr. Nicholas Scott and Mrs....
Before I propose the Question again, I must tell the House that many hon. Members have sought to take part in today's debate and therefore I propose to put a 10-minute limit on speeches between...
Ordered,That the provisions of paragraph (2) of Standing Order No. 84 (Constitution of standing committees), paragraph (1) of Standing Order No. 86 (Nomination of standing committees) and...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Wood.]
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And sometimes to shout at each other.