Monday, 12 December 2011
The Secretary of State was asked—
What recent assessment she has made of the operational effectiveness of the UK Border Agency.
What steps she is taking to tackle domestic violence against men.
What recent progress she has made on the introduction of police and crime commissioners.
What steps she is taking to improve efficiency within police forces.
What steps she is taking to prevent vulnerable young people from being drawn into gang-related crime.
What progress she has made on implementing the recommendations of the report of the coroner’s inquests into the London bombings of 7 July 2005; and if she will make a statement.
What progress she has made on the establishment of the National Crime Agency.
What steps she is taking to tackle metal theft.
What plans she has to review the Riot (Damages) Act 1886.
What discussions she has had with police authorities on the police funding settlement for 2012-13.
What steps she is taking to tackle the practice of forced marriage.
What assessment she has made of the effectiveness of the appointments booking system at her Department’s offices in Croydon.
What estimate she has made of the likely level of net migration in 2015.
If she will make a statement on her departmental responsibilities.
With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to make a statement on last week’s European Council—
With permission, Mr Speaker, I should like to make a statement. Today the Financial Services Authority published its report on the failures that led to the near collapse of the Royal Bank of...
With permission, Mr Speaker, I wish to make a statement on the outcomes of the United Nations climate change conference in Durban, which concluded only yesterday. I was present for the last week...
On a point of order, Mr Deputy Speaker. As we approach the Christmas recess, Her Majesty’s Opposition still await overdue answers to parliamentary questions: two from November, 10 from last...
I beg to move, That this House has considered the matter of immigration. It is very important that the Government have found time for this debate today. Immigration is a big issue for many...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),
That the draft Investment Trust (Approved Company) (Tax) Regulations 2011, which were laid before this House on 7 November, be approved.—(Mr Vara.) Question agreed to.
Ordered, That at the sitting on Wednesday 14 December the Speaker shall put the Questions necessary to dispose of proceedings on: 1. the Motions in the name of Sir George Young relating to...
Ordered, That Yasmin Qureshi be discharged from the Political and Constitutional Reform Committee and Paul Flynn be added.— (Mr Vara .)
Ordered, That Mr Gerry Sutcliffe be added to the Culture, Media and Sport Committee.—( Geoffrey Clifton-Brown , on behalf of the Committee of Selection.)
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Mr Vara.)
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