House of Commons debates

Thursday, 5 June 2008

  • new writ

    Ordered, That Mr. Speaker do issue his Warrant for the Clerk of the Crown to make out a new writ for the electing of a Member to serve in this present Parliament for the County Constituency of...

  • Private Business

    Bournemouth Borough Council Bill [Lords] (By Order) Canterbury City Council Bill (By Order) Leeds City Council Bill (By Order) Orders for Second Reading read. To be read a Second time on...

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury

    The Chancellor of the Exchequer was asked—

  • Business of the House

    72 speeches

    May I ask the Leader of the House to give us the forthcoming business?

  • Royal Assent

    1 speech

    I have to notify the House, in accordance with the Royal Assent Act 1967, that Her Majesty has signified her Royal Assent to the following Act: Child Maintenance and Other Payments Act 2008

    • Topical debate — Knife Crime

      74 speeches

      Before we start the debate, I must ask Members to be careful in any reference that they make to specific incidents of knife crime where charges have been made or where any court proceedings have...

    • Care and Support

      128 speeches

      I beg to move, That this House has considered the matter of the future of care and support. I welcome the opportunity to have this debate on the Floor of the House on a subject that is...

  • Highways Agency

    12 speeches

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

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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