Thursday, 20 October 2005
The Secretary of State was asked—
What preparations she is making for the possibility of an outbreak of avian influenza in the United Kingdom.
If she will make a statement on the over-30-month scheme.
What recent steps have been taken to protect the health of the bee population.
If she will make a statement on the progress of implementation of the single farm payment scheme.
If she will make a statement on progress in promoting household energy efficiency.
What recent discussions she has had with her EU counterparts on restricting the export of live animals.
What recent discussions her Department has had with the dairy industry on pricing of dairy products.
If she will make a statement on bovine tuberculosis.
If she will make a statement on the Government's management of the UK position in the European Union's emissions trading scheme.
What discussions she has had with (a) the Department for Transport and (b) the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister on cross-departmental co-operation to ensure that the Government meet their...
What recent discussions she has had with the Department of Trade and Industry concerning action to reduce climate change.
What progress is being made on reaching the 30 per cent. target for recycling household waste by 2010.
How much public funding has been allocated to the elimination of the ruddy duck in (a) England and (b) Northamptonshire to protect Spanish white-headed ducks.
Will the Leader of the House give us the business for next week?
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. I seek your help and protection as a Member of the House in relation to a question that I tabled for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs questions this morning....
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Bob Ainsworth.]
I wish to present a petition that has been signed by 2,500 people, opposing the Government's proposals to abolish the right of oral appeal for visitors to this country, to limit the definition of...
I am pleased to have this opportunity of presenting a petition on behalf of 500 constituents, including the Chard and Ilminster pensioners forum. The petitioners are concerned about the high...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Heppell.]
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