Monday, 23 January 2006
The Secretary of State was asked—
In how many cases his Department has been involved with regimental associations or other interested parties in the future of war memorials located in buildings due for redevelopment in the last...
If he will make a statement on the future aircraft carrier programme.
How many veteran's badges have been issued since the badge was introduced.
What his assessment is of the role of nuclear deterrence in the future security of the United Kingdom; and if he will make a statement.
How many reservists are deployed in Iraq.
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, if he will make a statement on the security situation in Afghanistan.
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what assessment he has made of the adequacy and availability of British infantry to fulfil additional urgent deployments.
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what plans his Department has to improve single living accommodation for members of the armed forces.
On a point of order, Mr Speaker. I wish to raise the issue of Ministers' relations with individual Members. The generation company, nPower Renewables, has made an application to the Department of...
[Relevant documents: The First Report from the Welsh Affairs Committee, Session 2005–06, Government White Paper: Better Governance for Wales, HC 551, and the Government's response thereto,...
I beg to move amendment No. 107, in page 50, line 21, leave out from 'competence' to end of line 4 on page 51 and insert 'unless it relates to one or more of the reserved matters specified in...
I beg to move amendment No. 26, in page 108, line 30, at end insert— 'Field 5A: energy'.
I beg to move amendment No. 166, in page 51, line 9, leave out 'to add a new field or'.
Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 118(6) (Standing Committees on Delegated Legislation),
That the draft Disability Discrimination (Northern Ireland) Order 2005, which was laid before this House on 7th December, be approved.—[Kevin Brennan.] Question agreed to.
Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 119(9) (European Standing Committees),
That this House takes note of the European Union Document No. COM (2005) 172, Commission Communication on Compliance with the Charter of Fundamental Rights in Commission legislative proposals;...
I propose to put together motions 4 to 7. Ordered,
That Mrs Maria Miller be discharged from the Trade and Industry Committee and Mr Brian Binley be added.
That Mr Michael Moore be discharged from the Select Committee on the Armed Forces Bill and Mr Colin Breed be added.—[Joan Ryan, on behalf of the Committee of Selection.]
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Joan Ryan.]
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