House of Commons debates

Wednesday, 5 February 2003

  • Private Business

    • Transas Group Bill

      Order for Second Reading read. To be read a Second time on Wednesday 12 February.

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Northern Ireland

    The Secretary of State was asked—

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister

    The Prime Minister was asked—

  • Sustainable Communities

    60 speeches

    We now come to the statement from the Deputy Prime Minister. [Interruption.] Order. Will those hon. Members leaving the Chamber please do so quietly; there is a statement to be delivered.

  • Points of Order

    16 speeches

    On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. I realise that you are enjoined to confine statements to one hour, and that you ran the statement that has just ended for an hour and 10 minutes. However, my...

  • Food Colourings and Additives

    1 speech

    I beg to move, That leave be given to bring in a Bill to require the labelling of food colourings and additives which could have an adverse effect on the behaviour of some children and young...

  • Police

    103 speeches

    I remind the House that there is a 10-minute limit on Back-Bench speeches in this debate and in the one following it.

  • Local Government Finance

    171 speeches

    [Relevant document: The First Report from the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee, HC 164—1, on Local Government Finance:...

  • Local Government Finance

    Resolved, That the Local Government Finance (England) Grant Report 2001–02: Amending Report 2003, a copy of which was laid before this House on 3rd February, be approved.—[Mr. Caplin.]

  • Adjournment (February)

    Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 25 (Periodic adjournments), That this House, at its rising on Thursday 13th February, do adjourn till Monday 24th February...

  • Delegated Legislation

    Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 118(6) (Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation),

    • Family Law

      1 speech

      That the draft Child Support (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2003, which were laid before this House on 9th January, be approved.—[Mr. Caplin.] Question agreed to.

    • Proceeds of Crime

      That the draft Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 (Investigations in England, Wales and Northern Ireland: Code of Practice) Order 2003, which was laid before this House on 16th January, be approved. That...

  • Horse Passports

    33 speeches

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

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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.

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