Wednesday, 22 November 2000
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]
The Secretary of State was asked—
If she will make a statement on her Department's aid policy to Sudan. 
If she will make a statement on the effects of her Department's aid to promote improved health and living standards in the West Bank and Gaza. 
If she will make a statement on her Department's plans for addressing violent conflict in Africa. 
What proposals she has for reforming the EU' s generalised system of trade preferences for developing countries. 
Before I call the first question to the Prime Minister, I wish to make a short statement. Questions to the Prime Minister should be brief. Long introductory statements cut down the time for...
If, when he last met leaders of other NATO member states, matters relating to military operations and non-military sanctions against Iraq were discussed.
If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 22 November.
I beg to move, That leave be given to bring in a Bill to make provision about the award of certain honours and decorations; and for connected purposes. I begin by clarifying two points. First,...
Mr. Fraser Kemp accordingly presented a Bill to make provision about the award of certain honours and decorations; and for connected purposes: And the same was read the First time; and ordered to...
Lords amendments considered.
With permission, I shall put together the motions relating to delegated legislation.
That the draft Scotland Act 1998 (Cross-Border Public Authorities) (Adaptation of Functions etc.) (No. 2) Order 2000, which was laid before this House on 2nd November, be approved.
I beg to move, That, at this day's sitting and the sittings on Thursday 23rd and Monday 27th November, the Speaker shall not adjourn the House until any Message from the Lords shall be received....
I beg to move,
I wish to present a petition on behalf of the people of Ryhill and Havercroft in my constituency. It relates to events following the tragic death of Anna Fisher, and the collapse in public...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.-[Mr. Kevin Hughes.]
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