Tuesday, 15 January 2019
The Secretary of State was asked—
What recent assessment he has made of the effectiveness of primary care in diagnosing fibromyalgia; and if he will make a statement.
What guidance his Department has issued to clinicians on the prescription of cannabis-based products for medicinal use.
What steps he is taking to improve and upgrade NHS facilities.
What recent assessment he has made of trends in the staffing levels of registered nurses in hospitals.
What steps he is taking to reduce obesity.
What the aims are of the new mental health support teams to be placed in schools and colleges; and what steps those teams will take to improve mental health for young people.
What steps he is taking to ensure the adequacy of mental health service provision in the long term.
What steps he is taking to improve the diagnosis and treatment for patients with rare diseases and cancer.
What steps he is taking to increase support for people with autism and learning disabilities.
What assessment he has made of the effect of changes to local authority public health budgets in 2019-20 on his Department’s ability to achieve its “Prevention is better than...
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
On a point of order, Mr Speaker. Just before Christmas I wrote a letter to the Prime Minister asking if she would be respectful of the mandate in the Scottish Parliament for a second independence...
Presentation and First Reading ( Standing Order No. 57) Nick Boles, supported by Liz Kendall, Norman Lamb, Yvette Cooper, Nicky Morgan, Hilary Benn and Sir Oliver Letwin, presented a Bill to make...
Motion for leave to bring in a Bill ( Standing Order No. 23)
Debate resumed (Orders, 4 December and 9 January). Question again proposed, That this House approves for the purposes of section 13(1)(b) of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018, the...
I am extraordinarily grateful, Mr Speaker—[Laughter.]
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),
That the draft Energy Efficiency (Private Rented Property) (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2018, which were laid before this House on 27 November 2018, be approved.—(Mark...
That the draft Nuclear Safeguards (Fissionable Material and Relevant International Agreements) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018, which were laid before this House on 29 November 2018, be...
That the draft Local Government Finance Act 1988 (Non-Domestic Rating Multipliers) (England) Order 2018, which was laid before this House on 4 December 2018, be approved.—(Mark Spencer.)...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 119(11)),
That this House takes note of Regulation 2018/1727 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the European Union Agency for Criminal Justice Cooperation (Eurojust), and replacing and...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Mark Spencer.)
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