Tuesday, 14 October 2014
Ordered, That the Speaker do issue his Warrant to the Clerk of the Crown to make out a new Writ for the electing of a Member to serve in this present Parliament for the County Constituency of...
Ordered, That Mark Hunter be discharged from the Committee and Jenny Willott be added.—(Greg Hands.)
The Deputy Prime Minister was asked—
What assessment he has made of the effectiveness of the roll-out of online individual electoral registration; and if he will make a statement.
What discussions he has had with the Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly local enterprise partnership on devolving powers and responsibilities from Whitehall.
What his priorities are for constitutional and political reform for the remainder of the Parliament.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
The Attorney-General was asked—
What steps the Crown Prosecution Service is taking to ensure that adequate provision is made to support vulnerable witnesses in cases of sexual abuse or domestic violence.
What progress he has made on the more effective prosecution of fraud and other serious financial crimes.
What steps he plans to take to assist prosecutors in depriving criminals of the profits of their crimes.
If he will take steps to raise awareness among jurors of the law relating to contempt of court.
What costs were incurred by his Department in prosecuting the case of Vasiliki Pryce in both of her trials at Southwark Crown court.
Presentation and First Reading (Standing Order No. 57) Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, supported by the Prime Minister, the Deputy Prime Minister, Mr Secretary Duncan Smith, Danny Alexander, Mr...
Motion for leave to bring in a Bill ( Standing Order No. 23)
[Relevant Documents: The parties’ published proposals on further devolution for Scotland, Cm 8946; First Report from the Communities and Local Government Committee, on Devolution in...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6))
That the draft National Minimum Wage (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2014, which were laid before this House on 2 July, be approved.—(John Penrose.) Question agreed to. Motion made, and...
That the draft Judicial Appointments (Amendment) Order 2014, which was laid before this House on 7 July, be approved.—( John Penrose.) Question agreed to.
Ordered, That the Motion in the name of Mr William Hague relating to the House of Commons Members’ Fund shall be treated as if it related to an instrument subject to the provisions of...
I have the great pleasure of presenting this petition, which has been organised by my constituent Mohan and signed by hundreds of people. It relates to a controversial planning application....
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(John Penrose.)
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