Tuesday, 11 March 2014
The Chancellor of the Exchequer was asked—
Question 3, Andrew Selous.
What fiscal steps he is taking to limit welfare spending.
What steps he plans to take to reduce youth unemployment.
What consideration he has given to reforming the membership of the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England.
What plans he has to enhance the role of the Office for Budget Responsibility.
What steps he has taken to reduce the cost of living for people on low incomes.
What assessment he has made of the effect of freezing fuel duty on the price of petrol.
What steps he plans to take to assist people who earn below the income tax threshold.
What comparative assessment he has made of trends in the annual rates of inflation and growth in average earnings since May 2010.
What discussions he has had with energy-intensive industries on measures to be included in the 2014 Budget.
How much beer duty was paid by people in each income quintile in each year from 2008 to 2013.
What recent steps he has taken to reform the banking sector.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
Motion for leave to bring in a Bill ( Standing Order No. 23)
Further consideration of Bill, as amended in the Public Bill Committee
‘(1) Chapter 2 of Part 9 of the Health and Social Care Act 2012 (the Health and Social Care Information Centre) is amended as follows. (2) In section 253(1) (general duties), after...
‘(1) A person or entity commits an offence if they misuse, or negligently allow the misuse of information they have requested and received from the Health and Social Care Information...
Amendment made: 8, page 96, line 2, after ‘individuals’ insert ‘aged 18 or over who are’.—(Dr Poulter.)
Amendment proposed: 29, page 100, line 29, after ‘Authority’, insert ‘and the Secretary of State’.— (Mr Jamie Reed.) Question put, That the...
Amendments made: 17, page 145, line 34, at end insert— ‘(c) to the Health and Social Care Information Centre in connection with— (i) the exercise by the...
‘In section 65KD of the National Health Service Act 2006, after subsection (1) insert— “(1A) If the Secretary of State, in relation to the report, would be satisfied as...
‘(1) In section 65DA(1) of the National Health Service Act 2006 (Chapter 5A of Part 2: Objective of trust special administration) omit “objective” and insert...
Amendment proposed: 30, page 102, line 31, leave out clause 119.—(Andy Burnham.) Question put, That the amendment be made. The House divided: Ayes 239, Noes 297.
Amendment made: 14, page 109, line 18, at end insert— ‘(ia) regulations under section 72 (Part 1 appeals) which include provision that amends or repeals a...
Amendment made: 15, page 110, line 26, leave out ‘3’ and insert ‘4’.—(Dr Poulter.)
Amendment made: 16, page 111, line 20, leave out subsection (2).—(Dr Poulter.) Third Reading Queen’s consent signified
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),
That the draft Industrial Training Levy (Engineering Construction Industry Training Board) Order 2014, which was laid before this House on 14 January, be approved.—(John Penrose.) Question...
That the draft Occupational and Personal Pension Schemes (Automatic Enrolment) (Amendment) Regulations 2014, which were laid before this House on 3 February, be approved.—(John Penrose.)...
It is with great pleasure that I present this petition, signed by more than 3,000 of my constituents, showing the extent of feeling about the closure of the Heanor Memorial hospital. The petition...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(John Penrose.)
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