House of Commons debates

Thursday, 7 December 2000

  • Preamble

    The House met at half-past Eleven o'clock

  • Prayers

    [MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]

  • Business of the House

    54 speeches

    May I ask the Leader of the House to give us the business for the coming week?

  • Points of Order

    5 speeches

    On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. At the beginning of business questions, the Leader of the House suggested in her response to me that I had raised within the confines of that tool of Government,...

  • Bills Presented

    • Hunting

      Mr. Secretary Straw, supported by the Prime Minister, Mr. Secretary Prescott, Mr. Chancellor of the Exchequer, Mr. Nick Brown, Mr. Secretary Murphy and Mr. Mike O'Brien, presented a Bill to make...

    • Vehicles (Crime)

      Mr. Secretary Straw, supported by the Prime Minister, Mr. Secretary Prescott, Marjorie Mowlam, Mr. Secretary Byers, Mr. Charles Clarke and Jane Kennedy, presented a Bill to regulate motor salvage...

  • Welsh Grand Committee

    Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 107 (Welsh Grand Committee (matters relating exclusively to Wales)),That the matter of the Government's Legislative...

  • Orders of the Day — Debate on the Address


  • Orders of the Day — Health and Social Security

    126 speeches

    First, Mr. Speaker, I inform the House that, owing to prior engagements, I shall not be here for the winding up of the debate, as I have already informed you and the hon. Member for Woodspring...

  • Orders of the Day — Barrie Such

    4 speeches

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

What is this?

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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