Northern Ireland

European Community Documents – in the House of Commons at 9:59 pm on 28th October 2002.

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That the draft Northern Ireland Act 1998 (Modification of Enactments) Order 2002, which was laid before this House on 18th July, be approved.—[Jim Fitzpatrick.]

Question agreed to.

DELEGATED LEGISLATION

Ordered,

That the Local Access Forums (England) Regulations 2002 (S.I., 2002, No. 1836) dated 15th July 2002, be referred to a Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation.

Ordered,

That Standing Order No. 118 (Standing Committees on Delegated Legislation) shall apply to the Social and Environmental Guidance to the Gas and Electricity Markets Authority, a draft of which was laid before this House on 20th June, as if it were a draft instrument to which that Order applies, and that the draft Guidance be referred to a Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation.—[Jim Fitzpatrick.]

BUSINESS OF THE HOUSE

Motion made,

That, at the sitting on Tuesday 29th October, the Speaker shall put the Questions necessary to dispose of proceedings on any Motions in the name of Mr Robin Cook relating to Modernisation of the House of Commons, Parliamentary Questions, and Amendments to Standing Orders not later than Ten o'clock, and such Questions shall include the Questions on any Amendments selected by the Speaker which may then be moved; the Questions may be decided, though opposed, after the expiration of the time for opposed business and the Order of 28th June 2001 relating to deferred Divisions shall not apply to them.—[Jim Fitzpatrick.]

Hon. Members:

Object.

SITTINGS IN WESTMINSTER HALL

Ordered,

That, on Thursday 7th November, there shall be no sitting in Westminster Hall.—[Jim Fitzpatrick.]

COMMITTEE OF SELECTION

Ordered,

That Mrs Jacqui Lait be discharged from the Catering Committee and Mr Peter Atkinson be added to the Committee.—[Mr. John McWilliam, on behalf of the Committee of Selection.]