Tuesday, 3 July 2001
Motion made, That the promoters of the Greenham and Crookham Commons Bill which originated in this House in the last Parliament but had not received the Royal Assent may, notwithstanding anything...
Resolved, That Ms Karen Buck, Mr. James Cran, Mr. John Heppell, Keith Hill, Phil Hope, Mr. John McWilliam, Mr. Andrew Stunell, Mr. Gerry Sutcliffe and Sir George Young be members of the Committee...
The Secretary of State was asked—
What plans there are to review council tax banding.
What estimate he has made of the total cost to the Exchequer of referendums on the introduction of regional government in England.
If he will make a statement on the provision of rail travel for disabled people.
What plans he has for a joint approach with other Government Departments to promote local regeneration strategies based on tourism.
What steps he will take to increase public accountability of the management of Railtrack.
What steps are being taken to implement the recommendations of the Cullen inquiry.
If he will introduce a system of proportional representation in local government elections.
What additional resources he is making available to housing authorities in east Lancashire to help them tackle decaying private sector housing.
Order for Second Reading read.
Ordered, That the following provisions shall apply to the European Communities (Finance) Bill:
3.—(1) Proceedings in Committee of the whole House, any proceedings on consideration and proceedings on Third Reading shall be completed in two allotted days. (2) An allotted day is one on...
Queen's recommendation having been signified— Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 52 (Money resolutions and ways and means resolutions in connection...
Ordered, That, during the proceedings on the Homelessness Bill, the Standing Committee on the Bill shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on which it shall meet.—[Mr. Caplin.]
Order read for resuming adjourned debate on Question—[ 28 June]. Question again proposed, That Private Members' Bills shall have precedence over Government business on 26th October, 2nd,...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 25 (Periodic adjournments), That this House, at its rising on Friday 20th July, do adjourn till Monday 15th...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Caplin.]
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