Wednesday, 14 December 2005
Ordered, That Mr Geoffrey Clifton-Brown be discharged from the Committee of Selection and Mr Andrew Robathan be added to the Committee.—[Mr. Watts.]
The Deputy Prime Minister was asked—
What assessment the Government have made of the infrastructure needed to support their communities plan and regional house building targets.
What assessment he has made of the effect of international migration on the need for house building in the east and south of England.
If he will make a statement on progress with the Lyons review.
How many council houses have been built since 1997.
What representations he has received regarding the local government finance settlement.
What representations he has received from shire councils about the level of revenue support for 2006–07.
What discussions his Department has had with the Scottish Executive and the Welsh Assembly on his Department's civil resilience responsibilities in the event of a terrorist attack.
The Prime Minister was asked—
If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 14 December.
I beg to move, That leave be given to bring in a Bill to require local authorities and the Government to agree on the infrastructure to be provided for large scale housing developments; and to...
Mr. Hoban accordingly presented a Bill to require local authorities and the Government to agree on the infrastructure to be provided for large scale housing developments; and to determine the...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Watts.]
I must announce the result of a deferred Division. On the motion on the national health service, the Ayes were 243, the Noes were 211, so the motion was agreed to. [The Division List is published...
Question again proposed.
Ordered, That Mr Peter Ainsworth be discharged from the Environmental Audit Committee and Mr Tim Yeo be added.—[Rosemary McKenna, on behalf of the Committee of Selection.]
Ordered, That Mr Patrick McLoughlin be discharged from the Administration Committee and Mr Andrew Robathan be added.—[Rosemary McKenna, on behalf of the Committee of Selection.]
I wish to present a petition, which has been organised by Hazel Bennett and signed by more than 5,000 people in Harrogate and Knaresborough and the surrounding areas, about the plight of women...
I have a petition from the residents of Bridgwater that is signed by 2,500 people. The petition Declares that the Royal Ordnance factory at Puriton should not be closed; that the jobs it provides...
I am sorry, Madam Deputy Speaker—it is a job lot. I present a petition from the villagers of Westonzoyland that is signed by 490 people. The petition Declares that Westonzoyland should have...
North-West Leicestershire is fortunate to have two fine community hospitals. One is in Ashby-de-la-Zouch, which is my birthplace, and the other is a 96-bed hospital at Coalville. A primary care...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That his house do now adjourn.—[Mr. Coaker.]
That the draft National Health Service (Dental Charges) Regulations 2005, which were laid before this House on 22 November, be approved. The House divided: Ayes 243, Noes 211.
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