Tuesday, 10 November 1992
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[MADAM SPEAKER in the Chair]
Considered; to he read the Third time.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what plans she has to increase the time that medical students spend on occupational health issues during their training.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health how the number of practice nurses employed by family doctors has changed (a) since 1978 and (b) since 1990.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what has been the response from local authorities to the announcement about community care finance she made on 2 October.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health if she will encourage health promotion departments in hospitals to distribute information on the prevention of accidents and illness at work.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what proportion of general practitioner fund-holding practices are projecting overspends in the current financial year; and if she will make a statement.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what measures she intends to take in order to ensure that NHS dental services are universally available.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health if she will make a statement on the time scale for the implementation of the Tomlinson report.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health when she will make a statement on the funding of the West Midlands ambulance service.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what is her policy on abolishing the division between residential care and nursing homes.
To ask the Prime Minister if he will list his official engagements for Tuesday 10 November.
Madam Speaker, with permission I should like to make a statement on the Matrix Churchill case. As the House will be aware, counsel for the prosecution in the Matrix Churchill case informed the...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith pursuant to Standing Order No. 101(3) (Standing Committees on Statutory Instruments, &c.).
That the draft Legal Advice and Assistance (Scope) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 be referred to a Standing Committee on Statutory Instruments, &c.—[Mr. Andrew MacKay.]
I beg to move, That leave be given to bring in a Bill to confer upon the prosecution a right of appeal against decisions to grant bail; to reverse the presumption in favour of bail in certain...
Mr. Michael Stephen accordingly presented a Bill to confer upon the prosecution a right of appeal against decisions to grant bail; to reverse the presumption in favour of bail in certain cases;...
Order read for resuming adjourned debate on Question [9 November], That the Bill be now read a Second time.
Queen's Recommendation having been signified—
With permission, I shall put together the motions relating to statutory instruments.
That the Northern Ireland (Emergency Provisions) Act 1991 (Amendment) Order 1992, a copy of which was laid before this House on 10th August, be approved.
That the draft Firearms Acts (Amendment) Regulations 1992, which were laid before this House on 15th July, be approved.
That the draft European Communities (Definition of Treaties) (Europe Agreement establishing an Association between the European Communities and their Member States and the Republic of Poland)...
That the Customs Duties (ECSC) (Amendment No. 8) Order 1992 (S.I., 1992, No. 2623), a copy of which was laid before this House on 23rd October, be approved.
That the draft Criminal Justice (International Cooperation) Act 1990 (Modification) Order 1992, which was laid before this House on 22nd October, be approved.—[Mr. Robert G. Hughes.]
Motion made, and Question put forthwith pursuant to Standing Order No. 102(9) (European Standing Committees).
That this House takes note of European Community Document No. 4327/92 and the proposals described in the unnumbered Explanatory Memorandum submitted by the Department of National Heritage on 17th...
I rise to present a petition signed by some 4,420 members of the public from Wallasey and elsewhere. It states: We wish to see instigated a programme of support and counselling for the families...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Robert G. Hughes.]
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