House of Commons debates

Tuesday, 18 March 2008

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Health

    The Secretary of State was asked—

  • Points of Order

    4 speeches

    On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. This morning you will have noticed news coverage of the Secretary of State for Defence trying to gag coroners by taking legal action. Have you had a request from...

    • Land Use (Garden Protection)

      2 speeches

      I beg to move, That leave be given to bring in a Bill to make provision for the protection of gardens and urban green spaces; and for connected purposes. Hon. Members may recall that last year I...

    • Land Use (Garden Protection)

      Mrs. Caroline Spelman accordingly presented a Bill to make provision for the protection of gardens and urban green spaces; and for connected purposes: And the same was read the First time; and...

  • Orders of the Day — Ways and Means

    Order read for resuming adjourned debate on Question [ 12 March.]

  • Amendment of the Law

    Motion made, and Question proposed, (1) That it is expedient to amend the law with respect to the National Debt and the public revenue and to make further provision in connection with finance....

  • Procedure (Future Taxation)

    Resolved, That, notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the practice of the House relating to the matters that may be included in Finance Bills, any Finance Bill of the present Session may...

  • Procedure (First-Year Tax Credits)

    Resolved, That, notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the practice of the House relating to the matters that may be included in Finance Bills, any Finance Bill of the present Session may...

  • Procedure (Information and Inspection Powers in Connection with Certain Foreign Taxes)

    Resolved, That, notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the practice of the House relating to the matters that may be included in Finance Bills, any Finance Bill of the present Session may...

  • Finance [Money]

    Queen's recommendation having been signified — Resolved, That, for the purposes of any Act of the present Session relating to finance ("the Act"), it is expedient to authorise the...

    • Finance Bill

      Jane Kennedy accordingly presented a Bill to grant certain duties, to alter other duties, to amend the law relating to the national debt and the public revenue, and to make further provision in...

  • Delegated Legislation

    1 speech

    If hon. Members agree, I shall put together the motions on delegated legislation. Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 118(6) (Delegated Legislation Committees),

    • Ecclesiastical Law

      That the draft Grants to the Churches Conservation Trust Order 2008, which was laid before this House on 28th January, be approved.

    • Probation

      That the draft Offender Management Act 2007 (Consequential Amendments) Order 2008, which was laid before this House on 6th February, be approved.

      Pensions

      That the draft Occupational Pension Schemes (Levy Ceiling) Order 2008, which was laid before this House on 7th February, be approved. That the draft Occupational Pension Schemes (Levies)...

      Criminal Law

      That the draft Criminal Justice Act 1988 (Offensive Weapons) (Amendment) Order 2008, which was laid before this House on 27th February, be approved.

      Disabled Persons

      That the draft Rail Vehicle Accessibility (B2007 Vehicles) Exemption Order 2008, which was laid before this House on 31st January, be approved.

      International Development

      That the draft Crown Agents Holding and Realisation Board (Prescribed Day) Order 2008, which was laid before this House on 4th February, be approved. —[Mr. Michael Foster.] Question agreed to.

  • Regulatory Reform

    Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 18(1) (Consideration of draft regulatory reform orders),

    • Regulatory Reform

      That the draft Legislative Reform (Health and Safety Executive) Order 2008, which was laid before this House on 18th February, be approved. —[Mr. Michael Foster.] Question agreed to.

  • European Documents

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

  • Petition

    • Road Improvements (Wellingborough)

      1 speech

      Mr. Speaker, with your permission I would like to present the petition of residents of the Croyland ward of Wellingborough and surrounding areas. It deals with a road—well, I should rather...

  • Chippenham Hospital

    4 speeches

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

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