Tuesday, 21 November 2000
asked Her Majesty's Government: What is the average penalty applied to a person convicted of accidentally killing another person while in charge of a motor vehicle.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they see and contribute to reports by the National Audit Office before these are made.
asked Her Majesty's Government: When they will announce spending plans for the higher education sector for years 2 and 3 of the 2000 Comprehensive Spending Review.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether, following recent developments in Scotland, they will reconsider their refusal to pay for personal care for elderly and disabled people in residential homes.
My Lords, I beg to move the Motion standing in my name on the Order Paper. Moved, That the Commons message of 16th November be now considered; and that the promoters of the Bill have leave to...
My Lords, I beg to move that the Bill be now further considered on Report. Moved, That the Bill be further considered on Report.--(Lord Bassam of Brighton.)
9A. If an application is for the addition of a statement that the party is registered as a party with a campaigns officer, the application must-- (a) give the name and home address of the person...
(" .--(1) Subsection (2) applies where a Bill is introduced into Parliament which-- (a) provides for the holding of a poll that would be a referendum to which this Part applies, and (b) specifies...
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And sometimes to shout at each other.