Wednesday, 22 February 2012
The Secretary of State was asked—
What steps he is taking to ensure that the findings of the Equality and Human Rights Commission’s inquiry into human trafficking in Scotland are discussed by the relevant officials in...
What recent discussions he has had with the Chancellor of the Exchequer on a credit rating for Scotland.
What meetings Ministers in his Department have had with Ministers in the Department for Works and Pensions to discuss the effect on Scotland of the proposed benefits cap.
What recent estimate he has made of the level of public expenditure per person in Scotland.
How many disabled children receive the severe disability premium in Scotland.
What discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Defence on the future of DM Beith.
What assessment his Department has made of the financial effect on Scotland of independence.
The Prime Minister was asked—
In view of the extensive interest in this debate, I have imposed a seven-minute limit on Back-Bench contributions. That limit is based on the premise of reasonable self-discipline being shown in...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),
That the draft Revenue and Customs Appeals Order 2012, which was laid before this House on 11 January, be approved.—(Jeremy Wright.) Question agreed to.
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 119(11))
That this House takes note of European Union Documents No. EUCO 91/11, relating to a draft Protocol on the application of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union to the Czech...
Motion made, That the Motion in the name of Secretary Vince Cable relating to Financial Assistance to Industry shall be treated as if it related to an instrument subject to the provisions of...
Motion made, That— (1) there shall be no sitting in Westminster Hall on Tuesday 20 March; and (2) this House shall sit on Friday 23 March.—(Sir George Young.)
Motion made, That Private Members’ Bills shall have precedence over Government business on 6 and 13 July, 7 and 14 September, 19 and 26 October and 2, 9 and 30 November 2012 and 18 and...
I wish to present the humble petition of residents of Linwood, Renfrewshire and of others. May I make special mention of the Linwood Community Development Trust, which has worked hard to try to...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Mr Vara.)
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