House of Commons debates

Thursday, 15 November 2007

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Innovation, Universities and Skills

    The Secretary of State was asked—

  • Business of the House

    57 speeches

    Will the Leader of the House please give us the forthcoming business?

  • Points of Order

    4 speeches

    On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. Earlier in business questions, the Leader of the House said that my London borough has more police officers now than it did in 1997. I have just had time to go...

  • Bills Presented

    • Housing and Regeneration

      Secretary Hazel Blears, supported by the Prime Minister, Mr. Chancellor of the Exchequer, Secretary Des Browne, Secretary Hilary Benn, Mr. Secretary Hutton, Yvette Cooper and Mr. Iain Wright,...

    • Health and Social Care

      Secretary Alan Johnson, supported by the Prime Minister, Mr. Chancellor of the Exchequer, Secretary Jacqui Smith, Secretary Des Browne, Mr. Secretary Hutton, Mr. Secretary Hain, Secretary Hazel...

  • Topical Debate

    • Immigration

      64 speeches

      I beg to move, That this House has considered the matter of immigration. Mr. Speaker, I am very grateful for the opportunity to open this debate and to break some new ground in the modernisation...

    • Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards

      10 speeches

      I beg to move, That Mr John MacDonald Lyon CB be appointed Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards on the terms of the Report of the House of Commons Commission, HC 1096, dated 24th October....

      International Development

      94 speeches

      [Relevant documents: The First Report from the International Development Committee, Session 2007-08, on the Department for International Development Annual Report 2007, HC 64-I and -II, and the...

  • Crossrail Bill

    Ordered, That the Crossrail Bill Committee shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on which it shall meet.— [Mr. Watson.]

  • Daedalus Airfield

    11 speeches

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

What is this?

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.

And sometimes to shout at each other.

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