House of Commons debates

Thursday, 25 July 1991

  • Preamble

    The House met at half-past Nine o'clock

  • Prayers

    [MR. SPEAKERin the Chair]

    • Petitions

    • Excise Duly (Motor Cycles)

      1 speech

      I should like to present a petition on behalf of some of my constituents who consider that the rise in vehicle excise duty on motor cycles is unjust.

      Baltic States

      1 speech

      I have been afforded the honour by the Lithuanian Association in Great Britain to present a petition on its behalf and on behalf of the people of the oppressed Baltic states asking that the House...

  • Vietnamese Boat People

    6 speeches

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

  • RUC (Chief Constable's Report)

    6 speeches

    I am particularly pleased to have this opportunity to speak about the 1990 annual report of the Chief Constable of the Royal Ulster Constabulary. I should first point out that I once served as a...

  • Unesco

    7 speeches

    I am delighted to have this opportunity to raise the subject of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation, and in particular the need for the United Kingdom to return...

  • Health Service (Greater Glasgow)

    2 speeches

    I am pleased to have this opportunity immediately before the recess for a debate on the important matter of the Greater Glasgow health board and in particular on the financial constraints and the...

  • BAA plc (MMC Review)

    14 speeches

    It is fitting that, before we go into the recess, we should discuss airports and airlines and I am grateful to you, Mr. Deputy Speaker, for giving me the chance to talk about the British Airports...

  • Royal Assent

    3 speeches

    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 and measures:— Finance Act 1991Appropriation...

  • West Glamorgan (Funding)

    4 speeches

    I commend you, Mr. Deputy Speaker, on your stamina and energy. I begin by welcoming the Minister of State, Welsh Office, back to the House after his short illness. I am sure that we are all...

  • Squatting and Second Homes

    4 speeches

    I wish to discuss the case for a review of the law on squatting and its effect on privately owned second homes. Many people associate second homes simply with the wealthy who have a weekend...

  • Newhill Sub-post Office

    6 speeches

    2 pm

  • Pakistan and Kashmir

    5 speeches

    I am glad to have the opportunity to introduce this debate and I am especially pleased that the Under-Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, my hon. Friend the Member for...

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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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