Thursday, 3 February 2011
The Secretary of State was asked-
What progress she has made on improving the performance of the Rural Payments Agency.
What plans she has to ensure that access to forests is maintained or improved.
What steps she is taking to reduce the volume of international trade in ivory.
What steps she is taking towards reform of the common agricultural policy.
What recent progress has been made on reducing the incidence of diseases in the bee population; and if she will make a statement.
When she plans to make an announcement on funding for individual flood defence schemes during the comprehensive spending review period.
What recent representations she has received on the sale of land managed by the Forestry Commission in England.
What progress has been made in resolving the single payment scheme difficulties experienced by Mr Peter Philpot.
What steps she is taking to reduce fish discards; and if she will make a statement.
When she plans to announce proposals arising from her Department's consultation on the Dangerous Dogs Act 1991.
What recent estimate she has made of the level of farm incomes; and if she will make a statement.
What recent assessment she has made of the effectiveness of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species; and if she will make a statement.
If she will make a statement on her departmental responsibilities.
Will the Leader of the House tell us the forthcoming business?
With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to make a statement on the proposed European directive on attacks against information systems, which we have decided to opt in to. Hon. Members will not...
On a point of order, Mr Deputy Speaker. I am gravely concerned about the manner in which the previous business has been dealt with. There appear to be a stream of such opt-ins in the pipeline, so...
Mr Speaker has selected the amendment in the name of Robin Walker and several other hon. Members.
I beg to move, That this House has considered the matter of the reform of legal aid. I thank the Backbench Business Committee for agreeing that this important topic be debated prior to the...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn. -(Mr Dunne.)
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