Monday, 3 September 2012
The Secretary of State was asked—
What plans his Department has for child care; and if he will make a statement.
What steps his Department is taking to reduce the number of young people who are not in education, employment or training.
What proportion of students at state schools in York achieved five or more GCSEs at (a) grade A* to C and (b) grades A* to E in 2012.
What plans his Department has for school meals; and if he will make a statement.
What plans he has for the future of GCSEs; and if he will make a statement.
What steps his Department is taking to reform youth services to meet the needs of local communities.
What steps he is taking to improve the attainments of the most able pupils in mathematics.
What steps he is taking to ensure the development of sport in schools.
What plans he has for the future level of the pupil premium.
What level of response the UK Council for Child Internet Safety received to its consultation on parental internet controls.
What measures he has put in place to prevent the sale of academy school sports playing fields.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department if she will make a statement on the decision by the UK Border Agency to remove tier 4 sponsorship status from London...
With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to make a statement on House of Lords reform—or what is left of it. [Interruption.] Members will be aware that the Government have decided not to...
With permission, Mr Speaker, I will make a statement on Syria. More than 20,000 people have now died in the conflict in Syria, up to 1.5 million are internally displaced, and 230,000 have fled to...
Application for emergency debate ( Standing Order No. 24)
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 83A(7)), That the following provisions shall apply to the European Union (Approval of Treaty Amendment Decision) Bill [Lords]:...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(James Duddridge .)
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