Thursday, 30 June 2005
The Chancellor of the Exchequer was asked—
What assessment he has made of the effect of the level of taxation on the state of the economy.
What proposals he intends to put to the G8 summit in Gleneagles for an international finance facility for immunisation; and if he will make a statement.
If he will make a statement on the proposals to reduce global poverty to be made at the G8 summit.
What progress is being made towards ending the debt owed by the world's poorest countries.
If he will make a statement on the effects of levels of employment on the UK economy.
What steps he is taking to encourage industry to increase support for research and development.
What assessment he has made of the performance of the European single currency.
May I ask the Leader of the House to give us the business for next week?
With permission, Mr Speaker, I should like to make a statement on the European Union. Earlier today, I published a White Paper on prospects for the European Union covering the next six months...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Watson.]
Resolved, That, for the year ending with 31st March 2006— (1) further resources, not exceeding £277,697,379,000, be authorised for use of defence and civil services as set out in HC 2,...
John Healey accordingly presented a Bill to authorise the use of resources for the service of the year ending with 31st March 2006 and to apply certain sums out of the Consolidated Fund to the...
Ordered, That, notwithstanding the practice of the House as to the intervals between stages of Bills brought in upon Ways and Means Resolutions, more than one stage of the Finance Bill may be...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.— [Mr. Roy.]
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