Monday, 23 May 2005
The following Members took and subscribed the Oath, or made and subscribed the Affirmation required by Law: Robert John Blizzard, for Waveney Right honourable Peter Bruce Lilley, Hitchen and Harpenden
The Secretary of State was asked—
If he will make a statement on antisocial behaviour in Wirral South.
If he will take steps to improve custodial facilities for young people.
What assessment he has made of the administrative burden for police personnel.
If he will make a statement on the progress of the drugs intervention programme.
What steps the Government are taking to combat identity theft.
If he will make a statement on the funding of non-metropolitan police authorities.
How many community support officers have been recruited in Leicestershire.
What research his Department has conducted on the success rates of rehabilitative programmes in prison.
If he will make a statement on levels of hard drug use in England and Wales.
If he will undertake a review of the legislation relating to ball-bearing guns; and if he will make a statement.
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. I regret not having had an advance opportunity to alert you to this matter. I have just been advised that a question that I tabled in good order to the...
Order read for resuming adjourned debate on Question [ 17 May], That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, as follows: Most Gracious Sovereign. We, your Majesty's most dutiful and loyal...
It is a pleasure to open the debate on this part of the Gracious Speech. The Speech and this Session of Parliament follow the most unpleasant election campaign in my memory, most of all in...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Heppell]
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