Thursday, 4 July 2002
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether, given the loss to the Zimbabwean economy as a result of Mr Mugabe's policies, they still believe that their policy for southern Africa is viable.
asked Her Majesty's Government: What effect they expect Financial Reporting Standard 17 (FRS 17) to have on charities.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether the transfer of powers from health authorities to primary care trusts has been satisfactorily completed.
asked Her Majesty's Government: What are their proposals for ensuring that there is transparency in United Kingdom company accounts.
My Lords, I beg to move the first Motion standing in my name on the Order Paper. There has been considerable worry about late Written Answers, which has been taken seriously by the committee. At...
My Lords, I beg to move the second Motion standing in my name on the Order Paper. Moved, That the Commons message of 20th June be now considered, and that a committee of 12 Lords be appointed to...
Read a third time, and passed.
Read a third time, and passed, and sent to the Commons.
Report received. Clause 2 [Possession or supply of anything for re-programming purposes]:
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 Williams of Mostyn.)
My Lords, I beg to move that the Commons amendment be now considered. Moved, That the Commons amendment be now considered.—(Baroness Hollis of Heigham.)
After Clause 2, insert the following new clause— "Annual report to Parliament The Chancellor of the Exchequer shall lay before Parliament an annual report on the Board that shall...
rose to move to resolve, That this House approves the Government's assessment as set out in the Financial Statement and Budget Report 2002–03, and the Economic and Fiscal Strategy Report...
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