Only a few days to go: We’re raising £25,000 to keep TheyWorkForYou running and make sure people across the UK can hold their elected representatives to account.Donate to our crowdfunder
Wednesday, 7 December 2011
The Secretary of State was asked—
What recent assessment he has made of the work of the global fund on HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria in developing countries.
What steps his Department is taking to support developing countries to deal with tax evasion.
What recent assessment he has made of the priorities for development in Bangladesh.
What steps he plans to take to assess the value for money of aid expenditure on climate change projects.
What estimate his Department has made of the number of people living in poverty in Equatorial Guinea.
What recent assessment he has made of the humanitarian situation in the horn of Africa; and if he will make a statement.
What recent assessment he has made of the humanitarian situation in refugee camps in Sri Lanka.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
The Prime Minister was asked—
If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 7 December.
On a point of order, Mr Speaker. Members of the House are aware of their responsibilities in relation to the rules about not abusing their position in the House and about their personal and...
Motion for leave to bring in a Bill ( Standing Order No. 23)
I beg to move, That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that Her Majesty will appoint Professor Sir Andrew Likierman to the Office of Chair of the National Audit Office. This...
I beg to move, That Ms Angela Eagle be appointed to the Speaker’s Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority in place of Hilary Benn, until the end of the present...
I beg to move, That this House considers that the Draft Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council to introduce a Common European Sales Law (European Union Document No. 15429/11 and...
Consideration of Bill, as amende d
I beg to move amendment 5.
Amendment proposed: 9, leave out clause 4—[Mr Chope.] Question put, That the amendment be made. The House divided: Ayes 57, Noes 145.
I beg to move amendment 15.
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Greg Hands.)
Debates in the House of Commons are an opportunity for MPs from all parties to scrutinise government legislation and raise important local, national or topical issues.
And sometimes to shout at each other.