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Wednesday, 1 March 2006
Resolved, That an Humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, That she will be graciously pleased to give directions that there will be laid before this House a Return of the Report from the...
The Secretary of State was asked—
What discussions he has had with countries in east Africa in receipt of UK aid about the eradication of corruption.
What discussions he has had with major supermarket chains on the promotion of produce from developing countries.
What plans he has to review UK aid to the Palestinian Authority in the light of the outcome of their elections; and if he will make a statement.
If he will make a statement on the humanitarian situation in Zimbabwe.
What assessment he has made of the effect of the Palestinian elections on international aid flows to Palestine.
The Prime Minister was asked—
If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 1 March.
I beg to move, That leave be given to bring in a Bill to amend the Video Recordings Act 1984 to extend certain provisions of that Act to video games and to make provision about the labelling of...
I must announce to the House that I have selected the amendment in the name of the Prime Minister and placed a 10-minute limit on Back-Bench speeches. May I also add that the amount of time...
We now come to the second debate on an Opposition motion. I must inform the House that I have selected the amendment in the name of the Prime Minister, and once again placed a 10-minute limit on...
I propose to put together the Questions on motions 3 to 5. Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 118(6) (Standing Committees on Delegated Legislation),
That the draft Representation of the People (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2006, which were laid before this House on 24th January, be approved.
That the draft National Assembly for Wales (Representation of the People) (Amendment) Order 2006, which was laid before this House on 24th January, be approved.
That the draft Representation of the People (Scotland) (Amendment) Regulations 2006, which were laid before this House on 6th February, be approved.—[Mr. Heppell.] Question agreed to.
I am pleased to support an organisation called The Way Nature Intended in presenting to Parliament a petition signed by just over 1,000 people and collected by breast-feeding support groups...
The petition is from the Brighton and Hove Chinese Society and has 92 signatures. The petition Declares that the Petitioners object to the new 'Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Bill' and the...
The trend in the south-east now seems to be for blocks of flats to be shoehorned into very small places. That has a number of consequences: it maximises developers' profits and it suits the...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Heppell.]
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