Wednesday, 22 March 2006
The Secretary of State was asked—
When he next plans to meet representatives of the Welsh business community to discuss the impact of central Government regulation on small and medium-sized enterprises in Wales.
What assessment he has made of the incidence of alcohol-related crime in the past 12 months in north Wales.
What discussions he has had with the Welsh Assembly Government on funding diversionary activities for young people.
What discussions he has had with the Welsh Assembly Government on the implementation of the new dental contract in Wales.
If he will make a statement on the state of the Welsh economy.
When he last met the Health Minister in the National Assembly for Wales to discuss NHS deficits in Wales.
What progress has been made in reducing economic inactivity in Wales.
What recent discussions he has had with colleagues in the National Assembly for Wales on the current legislative arrangements for use of the Welsh language.
If he will make a statement on the review of energy policy in the UK as it relates to Wales.
What recent discussions he has had with the First Secretary on the progress of dredging on the Dee estuary.
The Prime Minister was asked—
If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 22 March.
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Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Tony Cunningham.]
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