Tuesday, 21 November 2006
Ordered, That returns be laid before the House for Session 2005-06 of information and statistics relating to— (1) Business of the House; (2) Closure of Debate, Proposal of Question and...
The Secretary of State was asked—
What assessment he has made of the impact of deregulation policy on bus services.
What recent assessment he has made of the effectiveness of measures taken to enforce speed limits.
What steps the Department takes to ensure value for money from the co-ordination of road schemes.
What plans he has to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from road transport; and if he will make a statement.
What assessment he has made of bus services in Bournemouth; and if he will make a statement.
What reduction he expects in night flight noise over the approaches to Heathrow as a result of the new night flights regime and the provisions in the Civil Aviation Acts.
If he will make a statement on the award of the South West Trains franchise.
What plans he has to extend concessionary bus travel for pensioners.
The Minister of State was asked—
What recent discussions she has had with ministerial colleagues in the Home Office on the treatment of people trafficked to the UK for the purpose of sexual exploitation.
How many freedom of information complaints have been referred to the Information Commissioner; and if she will make a statement.
Mr. Chancellor of the Exchequer, supported by the Prime Minister, Mr. Jack Straw, Hilary Armstrong, Mr. Secretary Hain, Secretary Alan Johnson, Secretary Ruth Kelly, Mr. Secretary Alexander, Mr....
Ordered, That the following provisions shall apply to the proceedings on the Northern Ireland (St Andrews Agreement) Bill— Timetable 1. (1) Proceedings on Second Reading, in Committee, on...
I beg to move, That the Bill be read a Second time. The Bill is potentially the most significant for generations. It gives effect to the St. Andrews agreement with its twin pillars of power...
Clause 1 ordered to stand part of the Bill.
I beg to move amendment No. 43, in page 2, line 10, after '2007,', insert 'or such later date as may be specified in an order made by the Secretary of State,'.
I beg to move amendment No. 33, page 4, leave out lines 8 to 10.
Ordered, That, in respect of the Investment Exchanges and Clearing Houses Bill, notices of Amendments, new Clauses and new Schedules to be moved in Committee may be accepted by the Clerks at the...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn. —[Mr. Watts.]
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