Wednesday, 18 March 2009
The Secretary of State was asked—
What recent discussions he has had with representatives of banks on the future of banking in Scotland; and if he will make a statement.
What assessment he has made of the level of support to long-term and recently unemployed people in East Lothian constituency.
What recent discussions he has had with the Chancellor of the Exchequer on financial powers for the Scottish Parliament.
The Prime Minister was asked—
If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 18 March.
With permission, Mr. Speaker, I wish to make a statement about Stafford hospital, following the Healthcare Commission's investigation published yesterday. The report details astonishing failures...
Motion for leave to introduce a Bill ( Standing Order No. 23)
With the leave of the House, I shall take motions 3 to 7 together. Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),
That the draft Renewable Transport Fuels Obligations (Amendment) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 9 February, be approved.
That the draft Financial Assistance Scheme and Incapacity Benefit (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2009, which were laid before this House on 11 February, be approved.
That the draft Renewables Obligation Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 11 February, be approved.
That the draft European Parliamentary Elections (Northern Ireland) (Amendment) Regulations 2009, which were laid before this House on 25 February, be approved. That the draft European...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn. —(Barbara Keeley.)
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