Monday, 15 October 2012
I regret to have to report to the House the death of two Members. Malcolm Wicks, the right hon. Member for Croydon North, died on 29 September. Malcolm was a popular and well-respected Member...
The Secretary of State was asked—
What assessment she has made of the effectiveness of the security operation at the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games; and if she will make a statement.
What steps her Department is taking to tackle metal theft.
What plans she has to reduce crime levels in rural areas.
In which police forces the largest change in front-line police officers has taken place since May 2010.
What recent estimate she has made of the cost to the public purse of the elections for police and crime commissioners in November 2012.
Whether she has received legal advice on whether the proposals contained in the draft Communications Data Bill are compatible with the UK’s human rights obligations.
What recent assessment she has made of the use by police of orders under section 61 of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994 to disperse illegal encampments.
What steps she is taking to empower police officers to tackle crime.
What steps she is taking to empower local communities to tackle alcohol-related antisocial behaviour.
If she will make a statement on her departmental responsibilities.
(Urgent Question) : To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs to make a statement about the deteriorating situation of cross-border travel between Spain and Gibraltar.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport if she will make a statement on the BBC inquiry into the allegations against the late Sir Jimmy Savile.
I understand that there was something of a breakdown in the usual arrangement whereby statements are made available to Opposition Front Benchers some time in advance of their delivery. I should...
With permission, I would like to make a statement on the west coast main line. On Wednesday 3 October, I announced the cancellation of the inter-city west coast franchise procurement. This...
I want to make a statement about the referendum on independence for Scotland. The House will appreciate that my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Scotland is unable to deliver the...
Considered in Committee
I beg to move amendment 11, page 1, line 6, after ‘infrastructure’, insert ‘within the United Kingdom’.
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),
That the draft Public Bodies (Abolition of the Commission for Rural Communities) Order 2012, which was laid before this House on 16 May, be approved.—(Nicky Morgan.) The Speaker’s...
Motion made and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Nicky Morgan.)
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