Thursday, 29 March 2001
The House met at half-past Eleven o'clock
[MR. SPEAKER in the chair]
Order for further consideration, as amended, read.
The Chancellor of the Exchequer was asked-
How many families are entitled to the children's tax credit. 
If he will make a statement on his policy on the taxation of personal service companies. 
If he will make a statement on his policy regarding the savings ratio. 
if he will make a statement on his plans for future investment in the health service. 
If he will make a statement on the work of the Office for National Statistics. 
If he will make a statement on his policy towards energy taxation. 
When the lower rate of value added tax on residential conversion works will be introduced. 
What impact his policies have had on unemployment levels in Kettering since 1997; and if he will make a statement. 
Mr. Eric Insley: What representations he has received regarding the fall in the value of pension funds. 
Will the Leader of the House please give the business for the coming week?
I rise to make an apology to the House. In its report published earlier today, the Standards and Privileges Committee has upheld a finding by the Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards that I...
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. The Leader of the House made a delphic announcement earlier that something called the Election Publications Bill would have its proceedings on Monday. This is...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Sutcliffe.]
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn. —[Mr. Mike Hall.]
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