House of Commons debates

Tuesday, 15 November 2005

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland

    The Secretary of State was asked—

    • Alcohol Sales

      8 speeches

      What discussions he has had with ministerial colleagues about the sale of alcohol on public transport between Scotland and England.

    • Devolution

      8 speeches

      What devolution issues the Advocate-General has considered since 18 October.


      9 speeches

      What assessment he has made of the possible economic impact of the proposed smoking ban in Scotland.


      16 speeches

      What proportion of Scotland's electricity consumption was generated in Scotland by (a) nuclear, (b) hydro, (c) gas, (d) coal and (e) other sources in 2004–05.

      Class A Drugs

      6 speeches

      What discussions he has had with the First Minister and his ministerial colleagues on the measures required to reduce the availability of class A drugs in Scotland.

      Labour Statistics

      8 speeches

      If he will make a statement on employment levels in Scotland.


      4 speeches

      What estimate he has made of the number of Scottish pensioner households which will receive the £200 payment to help with council tax payments.

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Constitutional Affairs

    The Minister of State was asked—

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Leader of the House

    The Leader of the House was asked—

  • Oral Answers to Questions — House of Commons Commission

    The hon. Member for North Devon, representing the House of Commons Commission, was asked—

    • House Security

      4 speeches

      If he will agree with the Royal Institute of British Architects the rules for an architecture competition to make the House more secure and more accessible; and if he will make a statement.

    • Fair Trade

      4 speeches

      What proportion of products served in the refreshment outlets in the House are fair trade products.

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Leader of the House

    The Leader of the House was asked—

  • Bills Presented

    • Pardon for Soldiers of the Great War

      Mr. Andrew Mackinlay, supported by Chris Bryant, Paul Flynn, Jim Cunningham, Mr. Jeffrey M. Donaldson, David Taylor, Mr. David Chaytor, Jim Sheridan, Angus Robertson and Ms Katy Clark, presented...

    • Electoral Systems

      Mr. David Chaytor, supported by Richard Burden, Mr. John Denham, Patrick Hall, Nick Harvey and Mr. David Heath, presented a Bill to provide for the holding of referendums about methods of...

  • Point of Order

    2 speeches

    On a point of order, Mr. Speaker, concerning a statement on future infantry structure made in the Chamber on 16 December last year by my right hon. Friend the then Secretary of State for...

  • Protection of Runaway and Missing Children

    1 speech

    I beg to move, That leave be given to bring in a Bill to make provision for a national system to safeguard runaway and missing children; to make provision for the collection and reporting of...

  • NHS Finance

    235 speeches

    I inform the House that I have selected the amendment in the name of the Prime Minister.

  • Licensing Act 2003 (S.I. 2005, No. 2091)

    Motion made, and Question put, That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Licensing Act 2003 (Second appointed day) Order 2005 (S.I. 2005, No. 2091), dated 27th July...

  • Ministerial Code

    77 speeches

    We now come to the debate on oversight of the ministerial code. I must tell the House that Mr. Speaker has selected the amendment in the name of the Prime Minister.

  • European Union Document

    Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 119(9) (European Standing Committees),

  • Petitions — IsItFair Campaign

    1 speech

    I wish to submit a petition on behalf of my constituents who support the IsItFair council tax protest campaign. There is considerable concern and unease in my constituency about rising council...

  • Post-16 Education (Funding Inequalities)

    1 speech

    In April this year, I was visited by two young students, who complained about the inequality of funding between their sixth form school and colleges of further education. They were most anxious...

  • IsItFair Campaign

    1 speech

    My petition from constituents in my Epsom and Ewell constituency is also on behalf of the local IsItFair council tax protest campaign. My petitioners Declare that year-on-year, inflation-busting...

  • Orhan Pamuk

    4 speeches

    Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Heppell.]

What is this?

Debates in the House of Commons are an opportunity for MPs from all parties to scrutinise government legislation and raise important local, national or topical issues.

And sometimes to shout at each other.

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