Thursday, 6 March 2003
The Secretary of State was asked—
If she will make it her policy to prevent local authorities from transferring waste for incineration to other local authority areas that have waste plans opposed to incineration.
If she will make a statement on the funding of the Warm Front programme.
What measures she is taking to encourage sustainable markets for non-food crops.
What assessment she has made of the potential impact of the European water framework directive on UK industry.
If she will make a statement on her policy on fishermen from EU accession countries fishing in UK waters under flags of convenience.
What steps she is taking to minimise the possibility of reinfection of the national herd with foot and mouth disease; and if she will make a statement.
What estimate she has made of changes to the cost of the common agricultural policy resulting from the proposed extension of the EU.
Will the Leader of the House please give us the business for next week?
I have to notify the House, in accordance with the Royal Assent Act 1967, that Her Majesty has signified her Royal Assent to the following Acts and Measures: Income Tax (Earnings and Pensions)...
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. I seek your guidance and assistance concerning the performance of the Home Office. I have with me three files, on two of which a response has been outstanding...
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. Ainger.]
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