House of Commons debates

Wednesday, 22 April 2009

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Northern Ireland

    The Secretary of State was asked—

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister

    The Prime Minister was asked—

    • Engagements

      56 speeches

      If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 22 April.

    • Ways and Means — Financial Statement

      2 speeches

      Before I call the Chancellor of the Exchequer, it may be for the convenience of hon. Members if I remind them that at the end of the Chancellor's speech, copies of the Budget resolutions will be...

      Provisional Collection of Taxes

      1 speech

      Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 51(2)), That, pursuant to section 5 of the Provisional Collection of Taxes Act 1968, provisional statutory effect shall be given to...

      Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation — Amendment of the law

      83 speeches

      Motion made, and Question proposed, That,— (1) 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...

      Business Without Debate — delegated legislation

      1 speech

      With the leave of the House, I shall put motions 2 and 3 together. Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),

      International Development

      That the draft Asian Development Bank (Ninth Replenishment of the Asian Development Fund) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 9 March, be approved.

      European Communities

      That the draft European Communities (Definition of Treaties) (United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 18 March, be...

      european union documents

      Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 119(11)),

      The European Union and the Arctic Region

      That this House takes note of European Union Document No. COM(08) 763, Commission Communication on the EU and the Arctic Region; welcomes the Commission's Communication as the first step towards...

      Welsh Grand Committee

      Ordered, That— (1) the matter of the Budget Statement and its implications for Wales be referred to the Welsh Grand Committee for its consideration; and (2) the Committee shall meet at...

  • Petition — Sri Lanka

    1 speech

    I have a petition to present on behalf of members of the Tamil diaspora in the UK, specifically from the area of Gloucester. The petition states: The Petition of supporters of members of the...

  • Debt Collection (Consumer Credit Act)

    8 speeches

    Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn. —(Mr. Ian Austin.)

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