Tuesday, 6 May 2008
Read the Third time, and passed.
The Secretary of State was asked—
What progress has been made in developing the new deal for carers; and if he will make a statement.
What the average NHS hospital bed occupancy rate was in the last 12 months.
What steps he is taking to improve access to care and standards of care.
What plans he has to improve children's health; and if he will make a statement.
What assessment he has made of the security of patient data.
What the average waiting time was for access to primary care psychological services in the most recent period for which figures are available.
What assessment he has made of the contribution of community hospitals in (a) England and (b) Leicestershire.
What plans he has to extend access to GP surgeries.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. Today's Order Paper gives notice of a written statement entitled "New investment in Headley Court". We warmly welcome the news, but we question why it was given...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 83A(7) (Programme Motions), That the following provisions shall apply to the Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill for the...
Lords amendments considered.
Lords amendment : No. 9 .
Lords amendment: No. 86 Motion made, and Question put, That this House disagrees with the Lords in the said amendment.— [Mr. Hanson.] The House divided: Ayes 288, Noes 217.
Lords amendment: No. 285.
Queen's recommendation having been signified—
Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 118(6) (Standing Committees on Delegated Legislation),
That the draft Electoral Administration Act 2006 (Regulation of Loans etc: Northern Ireland) Order 2008, which was laid before this House on 11th March, be approved.— [Mr. Alan Campbell.]...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.— [Mr. Alan Campbell.]
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