House of Commons debates

Monday, 5 November 2012

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Work and Pensions

    The Secretary of State was asked—

  • Business of the House

    2 speeches

    With permission, Mr Speaker, I should like to make a short business statement. The business for tomorrow will now be: Tuesday 6 November—Motion to approve the Second Report 2012-13 from...

  • Growth and Infrastructure Bill (Money)

    Queen’s recommendation signified. Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 52(1)(a)), That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Growth and Infrastructure...

  • Growth and Infrastructure Bill (Ways and Means)

    Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 52(1)(a)), That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Growth and Infrastructure Bill, it is expedient to authorise—...

    • Delegated Legislation

      Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),

    • Official Secrets

      That the draft Official Secrets Act 1989 (Prescription) (Amendment) Order 2012, which was laid before this House on 2 July, be approved.—( Anne Milton .) Question agreed to.

  • Committees

    1 speech

    With the leave of the House, I propose to take motions 6 to 19 together. Ordered,

    • Business, Innovation and Skills

      That Margot James and Simon Kirby be discharged from the Business, Innovation and Skills Committee and Caroline Dinenage and Mr Robin Walker be added.

    • Defence

      That John Glen be discharged from the Defence Committee and Mr Adam Holloway be added.


      That Damian Hinds be discharged from the Education Committee and Chris Skidmore be added.

      Energy and Climate Change

      That Laura Sandys be discharged from the Energy and Climate Change Committee and Mr Peter Lilley be added.

      Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

      That Amber Rudd be discharged from the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee and Sheryll Murray be added.

      Human Rights (Joint Committee)

      That Mike Crockart be discharged from the Joint Committee on Human Rights and Simon Hughes be added.

      International Development

      That Mr Sam Gyimah and Richard Harrington be discharged from the International Development Committee and Fiona Bruce and Mark Pritchard be added.


      That Ben Gummer and Elizabeth Truss be discharged from the Justice Committee and Rehman Chishti and Robert Neill be added.

      Northern Ireland Affairs

      That Kris Hopkins be discharged from the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee and Andrew Percy be added.


      That Karen Bradley be discharged from the Procedure Committee and Martin Vickers be added.

      Scottish Affairs

      That David Mowat be discharged from the Scottish Affairs Committee and Mike Crockart be added.


      That Paul Maynard and Julian Sturdy be discharged from the Transport Committee and Karen Lumley and Karl McCartney be added.


      That Mr Michael Fallon be discharged from the Treasury Committee and Mr Brooks Newmark be added.

      Welsh Affairs

      That Stuart Andrew be discharged from the Welsh Affairs Committee and Glyn Davies be added.—(Geoffrey Clifton-Brown, on behalf of the Committee of Selection.)

  • Petition — Dog micro-chipping

    1 speech

    It is a pleasure to present this petition on behalf of the pupils and staff of Our Lady of Hartley primary school, an excellent school in my constituency. The children there held a first-class...

  • Nursery Milk Scheme

    16 speeches

    Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Anne Milton.)

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