House of Commons debates

Wednesday, 12 December 2007

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Duchy of Lancaster

    The Minister for the Cabinet Office and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster was asked—

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister

    The Prime Minister was asked—

  • Opposition Day — [4th Allotted Day]

    • Military Covenant

      121 speeches

      I have to inform the House that I have selected the amendment tabled in the name of the Prime Minister.

    • Northern Rock

      128 speeches

      I must tell the House that Mr. Speaker has selected the amendment in the name of the Prime Minister and that there is a 10-minute limit on Back-Bench speeches.

  • Deferred Divisions

    Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 41A(3)(Deferred d ivisions), That, at this day's sitting, Standing Order No. 41A (Deferred divisions) shall not apply to...

  • Northern Rock

    7 speeches

    Question again proposed, That the original words stand part of the Question .

  • Pensions

    Resolved, That the draft Financial Assistance Scheme (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2007, which were laid before this House on 20th November, be approved. —[Liz Blackman.]

  • European Community Documents

    Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 119(9) (European Standing Committees),

    • Funding of political parties

      That this House takes note of European Document No. 1159/07, Draft Regulation amending Regulation (EC) No. 2004/2003 on the regulations governing political parties at European level and the rules...

  • Petitions

    • Post Office Closures (Wirral)

      1 speech

      I am presenting this petition on behalf of some 2,000 residents of Spital, who have signed it to mark their concern about the closure of their local post office. It is a well-used and important...

    • Boston Bypass (Lincolnshire)

      1 speech

      I wish to present a petition, signed by 11,500 people, on behalf of the residents of the borough of Boston and the Boston bypass pressure group. The petition states: The Petition of people of...

      Post Office Closures (Merseyside)

      1 speech

      I present petitions, which I support, to the House on behalf of approximately 4,000 constituents with regard to the proposed closure of the Aintree road and Daleacre drive post offices in my...


      1 speech

      I present this petition of more than 1,000 signatures on behalf of Deborah Harvey. She is one of my constituents and a former Farepak agent who has campaigned long and hard for justice for those...

      M25 Noise Pollution

      1 speech

      This petition relates to the widening of the M25 and the concern of a number of my constituents living close to it that inadequate steps are being taken to reduce noise pollution. As a resident...

  • Assisted Reproduction Services

    2 speeches

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

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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