Tuesday, 23 June 2009
Lords amendments considered and agreed to.
The Secretary of State was asked—
What progress his Department has made in its preparations for an influenza pandemic.
What steps his Department is taking to assist health professionals to reduce levels of child abuse in the long term.
What recent representations he has received on exempting people with rheumatoid arthritis from prescription charges.
What plans he has to reduce the number of young people taking up smoking.
What assessment he has made of the effectiveness of implementation of the pandemic influenza response strategy in Cheadle constituency.
What steps he is taking to encourage the NHS to co-operate with other public services to improve the health and well-being of children and young people.
If he will bring forward proposals for a new compensation scheme for thalidomide victims in cases where the drug was prescribed on the NHS; and if he will make a statement.
What recent evaluation he has made of research into the effects on mental health of the use of skunk cannabis.
What his latest assessment is of the performance of maternity services in (a) Gravesham and (b) England.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to make a statement on the European Council held in Brussels last Thursday and Friday, which I attended with the Foreign Secretary, and which focused on...
With permission, Mr. Speaker, I wish to update the House on the issue of parliamentary standards, but first I would like to offer you congratulations on your election yesterday. I look forward to...
[Relevant Documents: The Report from the Joint Committee on the Draft Marine Bill, Session 2007-08,HC 552-I, and the Government's response, Cm 7422. The Eleventh Report from the Joint Committee...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 83A(7)), That the following provisions shall apply to the Marine and Coastal Access Bill [Lords]: Committal 1. The Bill shall be...
Queen's recommendation signified. Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 52 (1)(a) ), That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Marine and Coastal Access Bill [...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith, ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),
That the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Regulated Activities) (Amendment) Order 2009 (S.I., 2009, No. 1342), dated 1 June 2009, a copy of which was laid before this House on 2 June,...
Motion made, That, in respect of the Parliamentary Standards Bill, notices of Amendments, new Clauses and new Schedules to be moved in Committee may be accepted by the Clerks at the Table before...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn. —(Mr. Watts.)
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