House of Commons debates

Monday, 16 July 2007

  • Accounts of the Contingencies Fund

    Resolved, That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, That she will be graciously pleased to give directions that there be laid before this House a Return of the Accounts of the...

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Defence

    The Secretary of State was asked—

  • Points of Order

    4 speeches

    On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. I seek your guidance on the privilege of Members in this place. During business questions last Thursday, I discussed Greenbelt, a factoring company, and in...

  • Opposition Day — [17th allotted day]

  • Delegated Legislation

    1 speech

    I propose to put together motions 2, 3, 4 and 5. Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 118(6) (Delegated Legislation Committees),

    • Partnerships

      That the draft Limited Liability Partnerships (Amendment) Regulations 2007, which were laid before this House on 6th June, be approved.

    • Constitutional Law

      That the draft National Assembly for Wales (Legislative Competence) (Amendment of Schedule 7 to the Government of Wales Act 2006) Order 2007, which was laid before this House on 7th June, be approved.


      That the draft Welfare of Farmed Animals (England) Regulations 2007, which were laid before this House on 12th June, be approved.

      Criminal Law

      2 speeches

      That the draft Community Order (Review by Specified Courts) Order 2007, which was laid before this House on 14th June, be approved. —[Mark Tami.] Question agreed to.

  • Committees

    1 speech

    With permission, I propose to put motions 7, 8 and 9 together. Ordered,

    • Health

      That Mr Stewart Jackson be discharged from the Health Committee and Mr Lee Scott be added.

    • Public Accounts

      That Greg Clark be discharged from the Committee of Public Accounts and Angela Browning be added.


      That Mr Brooks Newmark and Mr David Gauke be discharged from the Treasury Committee and Mr Graham Brady and Mr Philip Dunne be added .—[ Tony Cunningham , on behalf of the Committee of...

      petition — Gardens

      1 speech

      I wish to present a petition on behalf of more than 1,800 residents of Ruislip-Northwood. The petition declares: Britain's gardens are under increasing threat of destruction arising from...

  • MoD Stafford

    4 speeches

    Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.— [Mark Tami.]

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