House of Commons debates

Wednesday, 20 June 2001

  • Members Sworn

    The following Members took and subscribed the Oath, or made and subscribed the Affirmation required by Law: Judy Mallaber, Amber Valley Lorna Fitzsimons, Rochdale Humfrey Jonathan Malins, Woking...

  • Sessional Orders

    • Elections

      Ordered, That all Members who are returned for two or more places in any part of the United Kingdom do make their Election for which of the places they will serve, within one week after it shall...

    • Witnesses

      Resolved, That if it shall appear that any person has been tampering with any Witness, in respect of his evidence to be given to this House, or any Committee thereof, or directly or indirectly...

      Metropolitan Police

      Ordered, That the Commissioner of the Police of the Metropolis do take care that during the Session of Parliament the passages through the streets leading to this House be kept free and open and...

      Votes and Proceedings

      Ordered, That the Votes and Proceedings of this House be printed, being first perused by the Speaker.


      A Bill for the more effectual preventing Clandestine Outlawries was read the first time, and ordered to be read a second time.

      Chairman and Deputy Chairmen of Ways and Means

      Ordered, That Sir Alan Haselhurst be Chairman of Ways and Means, and that Mrs. Sylvia Heal and Sir Michael Lord be First and Second Deputy Chairmen of Ways and Means.--[Mr. Robin Cook.]

  • Queen's Speech

    1 speech

    I have to acquaint the House that this House has this day attended Her Majesty in the House of Peers, and that Her Majesty was pleased to make a Most Gracious Speech from the Throne to both...

  • Debate on the Address — [First Day]

    104 speeches

    Before I call the mover and seconder of the humble Address, I should announce to the House the proposed subjects for debate on subsequent days, which will be as follows: Thursday 21 June--public...

  • Student Debt

    2 speeches

    Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.--[Angela Smith.]

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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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