Monday, 20 January 1992
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what consultations he has had with local education authorities in Wales regarding the provisions affecting Wales in the Education (Schools) Bill.
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales if he will state the number of male and female unemployed in Wales for 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990 and to the present date.
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what representations he has received on the conduct of children's homes in Gwynedd.
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales if he will make a statement about the Minister of State's recent visit to Kuwait and Bahrain.
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales if he will indicate how many hospitals in Wales have applied for NHS trust status.
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales how many dwellings for general needs housing were completed in the Monmouth constituency by Monmouth borough council and by housing associations in 1981...
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what new initiatives he intends to introduce to increase the rate of new house building in Wales.
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what steps he intends to take to support the mall business sector in Wales and to encourage its expansion.
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales how many men and women, full and part-time, were in employment in Wales and Mid-Glamorgan in (a) June 1979, (b) June 1987 and (c) the latest date for which...
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what proportion of secondary school children in Wales are educated through the medium of Welsh.
To ask the Attorney-General how many prosecutions for inciting racial hatred there have been in each of the past two years; and if he will make a statement.
To ask the Attorney-General how many representations he has received since the beginning of December which have been critical of his reaction to Sunday opening of stores.
To ask the Attorney-General what progress he has made in identifying the total cost of the "Spycatcher" litigation.
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what additional resources will be made available to improve health care for vulnerable groups in Iraq.
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if the Minister for Overseas Development will attend the conference from 31 January to 1 February 1992 for European...
I have to report to the House with deep sadness that, shortly after 5 o'clock on Friday afternoon, seven construction workers on their way home from work were killed and seven were injured, five...
With permission, Mr. Speaker, I will make a statement about the selection of the defensive aids sub-system, known as DASS, for the European fighter aircraft. The House will be aware that the...
With the leave of the House, I will put together the three motions relating to statutory instruments. Motion made, and Question put forthwith pursuant to Standing Order No. 101(3) (Standing...
That the draft International Transport Conventions Act 1983 (Amendment) Order 1992 be referred to a Standing Committee on Statutory Instruments, &c.
That the draft Employment Protection (Variation of Limits) Order 1992 be referred to a Standing Committee on Statutory Instruments, &c.
Order for Second Reading read.
Queen's Recommendation having been signified— Resolved,
Order for Second Reading read.
I beg to move amendment No. 1, in page 1, line 10, leave out '£250,000,' and insert '£240,000,'.
I beg to move amendment No. 8, in page 2, line 7, leave out 'one year' and insert 'six months'.
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Kirkhope.]
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