Wednesday, 26 October 2011
Motion made, That the Bill be now considered.
The Secretary of State was asked—
What assessment he has made of the effectiveness of budget support aid provided to Uganda.
What steps his Department is taking to assist countries in the Caribbean to develop greener economies.
What plans he has to visit Palestine to assess the humanitarian situation.
What assessment he has made of the international development outcomes of the UN General Assembly; and if he will make a statement.
What steps he is taking to support reconstruction in Somalia.
What steps his Department is taking to promote fair trade projects in developing countries.
What his most recent assessment is of the humanitarian situation in Somalia.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
The Prime Minister was asked—
If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 26 October.
On a point of order, Mr Speaker. In this morning’s Westminster Hall debate about the future of BBC local radio, the Minister used the word “priggish” in response to my...
Motion for leave to bring in a Bill ( Standing Order No. 23)
I beg to move, That this House recalls that the Prime Minister made a series of personal pledges on the NHS in the run up to the General Election which were carried over to the Coalition...
I beg to move, That this House believes that the UK risks being left behind in its attempts to attract global investment in environmental technologies; agrees with the British Retail Consortium...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),
That the draft Medicines Act 1968 (Pharmacy) Order 2011, which was laid before this House on 14 July, be approved.—(Angela Watkinson.) Question agreed to.
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 119(11)),
That this House takes note of European Union Documents No. 11055/11 and Addendum, relating to the Communication from the Commission on the Protection of the Financial Interests of the European...
John Healey (Wentworth and Dearne) (Lab): I wish to present a petition from the Rotherham pensioners action group, led by the group’s chair, Mr Keith Billington of Foster road, Wickersley....
Ian Swales (Redcar) (LD): In 2000, world leaders promised universal education by 2015. Progress has been made, but with fewer than four years to go 67 million children are still missing out on...
The staff of and residents around Liverpool coastguard station—otherwise known as Crosby coastguard station—are trying to keep it open. In support of the petition are 51,000 names on...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Angela Watkinson.)
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