Tuesday, 6 December 2011
Second Readings opposed and deferred until Tuesday 13 December ( Standing Order No. 20).
What assessment he has made of the effect of changes in gross national income on the level of expenditure on official development assistance.
What assessment he has made of the implications for his policies of the Office for Budget Responsibility’s forecast for unemployment in 2012.
What recent discussions he has had with the Republic of Ireland’s National Asset Management Agency on its operations in Northern Ireland.
What steps he is taking to reduce the cost of bank lending and credit for businesses.
What recent assessment he has made of the level of taxation on banks.
What recent assessment he has made of the likely effect on the economy of an increase in interest rates.
What recent discussions he has had with Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) on the provision of customer services by private sector companies in HMRC contact centres; and if he will...
Whether he has made an assessment of the effect on the economy of setting different tax rates in each economic sector.
What assessment he has made of the effect of fiscal policy on the level of investment in the regions.
What assessment he has made of the reasons for the Office for Budget Responsibility’s forecast of lower economic growth in 2012.
What steps he is taking to close tax loopholes.
What recent assessment he has made of the public sector borrowing requirement.
What assessment he has made of the effects on women of the changes to child tax credit and working tax credit proposed in his autumn statement.
What recent assessment he has made of the effect of capital allowances on regional growth.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
Mr Speaker, with permission I should like to make a statement about the uprating of social security pensions and benefits for 2012-13. I shall place in the Vote Office full details of the new...
Motion for leave to bring in a Bill (Standing Order No. 23 )
Before I call the Chancellor, I remind the House that in view of the high level of interest in the debate I have imposed a six-minute limit on each Back-Bench contribution.
Motion made, and Question put forthwith (Standing Order 118(6)).
That the draft Renewable Transport Fuel Obligations (Amendment) Order 2011, which was laid before this House on 14 November, be approved.—(Greg Hands.) Question agreed to.
Ordered, That at the sitting on Tuesday 13 December paragraph (2) of Standing Order No. 31 (Questions on amendments) shall apply to the Motion in the name of Mr Nigel Dodds as if the day were...
Ordered, That the draft Daventry (Electoral Changes) Order 2012, be referred to a Delegated Legislation Committee.—(Greg Hands.)
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Greg Hands.
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