Wednesday, 10 February 2010
The Vice-Chamberlain of the Household reported to the House, That the address of 15 December, praying that Her Majesty will appoint Anthony Hugh Burton Hobman as Electoral Commissioner with...
The Secretary of State was asked-
When he next expects to hold discussions with ministerial colleagues and the Welsh Assembly Government on policy to tackle bovine tuberculosis.
What recent discussions he has had with ministerial colleagues on the state of the economy in Wales; and if he will make a statement.
What recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions on economic activity in Wales.
What steps he has taken to implement the Government action plan for open source software, open standards and reuse in his Department.
What recent discussions he has had with the Welsh Assembly Government on the implications for Wales of the provisions of the Flood and Water Management Bill.
What representations he has received on the effect of the proposed closure of Shop Direct in Newtown on the economy of Montgomeryshire; and if he will make a statement.
What discussions he has had with ministerial colleagues on steps to improve the availability of bank loans for businesses in Wales.
What recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Transport on the operation of the Severn bridge.
What recent discussions he has had with ministerial colleagues on marketing Welsh dairy produce overseas.
The Prime Minister was asked-
Today, I am publishing the review of the armed forces compensation scheme that I announced on 27 July last year. I would like to thank Lord Boyce for producing a rigorous report that has looked...
On a point of order, Mr. Deputy Speaker. The Government have just released a written ministerial statement on the vexed subject of local government restructuring, which is going to force...
Presentation and First Reading ( Standing Order No. 57) Harry Cohen presented a Bill to exempt the Department for Work and Pensions from statutory requirements to retain files in written form...
Motion for leave to bring in a Bill ( Standing Order No. 23)
I must announce to the House that Mr. Speaker has selected the amendment that appears on the Order Paper.
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 Acts: Terrorist Asset-Freezing (Temporary Provisions)...
I beg to move, That Schedule 1 to the House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975 be amended as follows:- PART 1 OF SCHEDULE 1 (JUDICIAL OFFICES) 1. The following entry is inserted at the...
I beg to move, That it be an instruction to the Crime and Security Bill Committee that it has power to make provision in the Bill to enable restrictions to be placed on the hours during which...
With the leave of the House, we shall take motions 6 to 11 together. Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 1186(6)),
That the draft Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications and Deemed Applications) (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2010, which were laid before this House on 5 January, be approved.
That the draft Personal Accounts Delivery Authority Winding Up Order 2010, which was laid before this House on 12 January, be approved.
That the draft National Employment Savings Trust Order 2010, which was laid before this House on 12 January, be approved.
That the draft Data Protection (Monetary Penalties) Order 2010, which was laid before this House on 12 January, be approved.
That the draft Welfare of Racing Greyhounds Regulations 2010, which were laid before this House on 13 January, be approved.
That the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Regulated Activities) (Amendment) Order 2010 (S.I., 2010, No. 86), dated 19 January 2010, a copy of which was laid before this House on 19...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 119(11)),
That this House takes note of European Union Document No. 15647/09, a Commission Communication on Elements for a new partnership between the EU and the Overseas Countries and Territories (OCTs);...
With your permission, Mr. Deputy Speaker, I would like to present a public petition that should have been presented last night, but was not. That is entirely due to a mistake by me, and not in...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn. -(Lyn Brown.)
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