Thursday, 6 December 2001
The Chancellor of the Exchequer was asked—
What plans he has to review the method of calculating the Barnett formula.
If he will make a statement on his latest assessment of the state of UK manufacturing.
If he will make a statement on how integrated tax credits will support families.
Whether the borrowings of the successor company to Railtrack will be accounted for as public borrowing.
What representations he has received on the change in output in manufacturing industry over the last year.
If he will make a statement on the measures in his pre-Budget report which enhance and protect the environment.
What recent discussions he has had with other Finance Ministers on progress towards a meeting the 2015 world development goals.
What are the latest estimates of Treasury expenditure on business euro preparations for the 2001–02 financial year.
What steps he is taking to encourage businesses to raise productivity levels.
What measures he is taking to tackle child poverty.
May I ask the Leader of the House to give us the business for next week?
With permission, Mr. Speaker, I wish to make a statement about the resources that will be available to local health services in all parts of England next year. Today I am allocating revenue...
On a point of order, Mr. Deputy Speaker. I have a complaint about the scandalous and irresponsible reporting of the BBC's "Watchdog" programme. Today, it has issued a press release naming and...
Mr. Secretary Reid presented a Bill to provide for the extension of the amnesty period fixed by section 2 of the Northern Ireland Arms Decommissioning Act 1997: And the same was read the First...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Sutcliffe.]
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Angela Smith.]
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