Wednesday, 24 November 1999
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[Madam Speaker in the Chair]
The Secretary of State was asked—
If he will make a statement on current levels of terrorist violence in Northern Ireland. 
If he will make a statement on progress in the peace process. 
What recent assessment he has made of the reasons preventing Roman Catholics from joining the RUC. 
The Prime Minister was asked—
If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 24 November.
There will be a 15-minute limit on the speeches of Back Benchers who are called to speak in the debate. I have selected the amendment in the name of the Leader of the Opposition and, for the...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Jamieson.]
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.