Wednesday, 9 June 2004
The Secretary of State was asked—
What recent discussions he has had with the First Minister of the National Assembly for Wales about progress in reducing NHS waiting times.
When he last met the First Minister to discuss amendments to the Civil Contingencies Bill specifically called for by the National Assembly for Wales' Local Government and Public Services...
What discussions he has had with the First Minister of the National Assembly for Wales on the provision of local drug rehabilitation services in (a) the Cynon Valley and (b) Wales.
What recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry in respect of the deduction of contingency fees from miners' compensation awards.
What discussions he has had with the National Assembly for Wales about funding for the NHS in Wales.
What recent representations he has received from small business organisations in Wales on the subject of the tax treatment for small incorporated companies.
What discussions he has had with his Cabinet colleagues on the take-up of tax credits in (a) Wales and (b) Vale of Glamorgan.
What discussions he has had with (a) Cabinet colleagues and (b) National Assembly for Wales Ministers concerning measures to tackle antisocial behaviour in Wales.
The Prime Minister was asked—
If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 9June.
With permission, Mr. Speaker, I wish to make a statement on the humanitarian emergency in Darfur. I returned this morning from a visit to Sudan, where I saw at first hand the humanitarian crisis...
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. Is there any way for us to get the Government to make a statement about the remarkable events in Belfast yesterday afternoon? I refer to the Prime Minister's...
I beg to move, That leave be given to bring in a Bill to make provision for a fully appointed House of Lords. On 4 February 2003, when the House voted on this matter, 245 hon. Members voted...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Gillian Merron.]
I wish to present a petition from constituents expressing deep concern about the Post Office's proposals to close four post offices in the Tooting area of the London borough of Wandsworth. I...
I present my petition on behalf of 30,000 teachers who are members of the National Association of Schoolmasters Union of Women Teachers. The petition of members and supporters of the National...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Vernon Coaker.]
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