House of Commons debates

Wednesday, 28 March 2007

  • Oral Answers to Questions — International Development

    The Secretary of State was asked—

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister

    The Prime Minister was asked—

  • Points of Order

    4 speeches

    On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. Today at Prime Minister's questions, the Prime Minister claimed that virtually no one was waiting more than six months for an NHS operation—

  • Bill Presented

    • Telecommunications Masts (Planning Control)

      Andrew Stunell, supported by Tom Brake, Mr. Dan Rogerson, Lorely Burt, Annette Brooke, Mr. Mark Oaten and Mark Hunter, presented a Bill to amend the law relating to planning in connection with...

    • Employment Assistance (Wales)

      1 speech

      I beg to move, That leave be given to bring in a Bill to empower the National Assembly for Wales to make provision about transport opportunities for long-term incapacity benefit claimants who...

      Employment Assistance (Wales)

      Mr. Wayne David accordingly presented a Bill to empower the National Assembly for Wales to make provision about transport opportunities for long-term incapacity benefit claimants who have gained...

      Communications Allowance

      141 speeches

      I beg to move, (1) That this House approves the First Report of the Members Estimate Committee 2006-07 (HC 319) on a Communications Allowance, and is of the opinion that provision should be made...

  • Notices of Questions etc. During September

    Resolved, That the following Standing Order (Notices of Questions etc. during September) be made— (1) Notices of questions for written answer on a named day by a Minister of the Crown may...

  • Select Committees (Reports)

    Resolved, That the following amendment be made to Standing Order No. 134 (Select Committees (Reports)): Line 9, leave out 'forty-eight' and insert 'seventy-two'.— [ Mr. Straw.]

  • Parliamentary Contributory Pension Fund

    Resolved, That Sir Graham Bright be appointed as a Managing Trustee of the Parliamentary Contributory Pension Fund in pursuance of section 1 of the Parliamentary and other Pensions Act...

    • Betting, Gaming and Lotteries

      68 speeches

      I beg to move, That the draft Gambling (Geographical Distribution of Casino Premises Licences) Order 2007, which was laid before this House on 1st March, be approved. On 30 January, the casino...

  • Deferred Divisions

    33 speeches

    I now have to announce the result of the deferred Divisions. On the motion on immigration, the Ayes were 342, the Noes were 49, so the motion was agreed to. On the motion on immigration and...

  • Petitions

    • St. George's Hospital

      1 speech

      I have a petition signed by 5,122 of my constituents. It is supported by the Government Member in my neighbouring constituency as well as me and the local newspaper, the Ilford Recorder. The...

    • Wharfedale Hospital, Otley

      1 speech

      I wish to present a petition on behalf of 5,029 people who are concerned about the future of services at Wharfedale hospital in Otley. The petition states: To the House of Commons, The Petition...

      Harthill School

      1 speech

      Nestling in the hills of Cheshire's spectacular mid-Cheshire sandstone ridge in my constituency is the vibrant community of Harthill and its surrounding villages. It has a wonderful local school....

      Ambulance Coverage (Forest of Dean)

      4 speeches

      Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn. —[Huw Irranca-Davies.]

  • Deferred Divisions

    • Immigration

      That the draft Integration Loans for Refugees and Other Regulations 2007, which were laid before this House on 21st February, be approved. The House divided: Ayes 342, Noes 49.

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Debates in the House of Commons are an opportunity for MPs from all parties to scrutinise government legislation and raise important local, national or topical issues.

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