Results 141–160 of 477 for speaker:Mr Nigel Beard

2012 Olympic Games (26 Nov 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: Crossrail 1 is an imaginative project for an east-west railway line through central London. It could increase the capacity of London's underground and national rail services by 15 to 20 per cent. In the west, it will run from a terminus beyond the M25—yet to be decided—but it will certainly serve Heathrow airport. It was announced last week that it would include stations at Paddington,...

2012 Olympic Games (26 Nov 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: If it were thought that crossrail should stop at Charlton and not continue to Ebbsfleet until years later, the extension would be unlikely ever to be made. Substantial demolition of houses between Charlton and Woolwich would be involved, whereas the royal docks route involves no such inhibition. The question about the royal docks route is whether the economic gains would make the extra £400...

Economy and Trade and Industry (18 Nov 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: Taken as a whole, Britain's economic performance has excelled beyond its own record and the performance of the rest of the world. The stability achieved over five years has provided the conditions to address structural weaknesses that have prevailed for many years. Coupled with prudent management of the public finances, that economic stability has enabled the notable deficiencies in our...

Economy and Trade and Industry (18 Nov 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: I would still be in favour of joining European monetary union, because if we are to influence the stability and growth pact and what comes after it, we will do better within than without. For the reasons that I have given—the exchange rate and the risk of deflation—the only way to protect and advance the welfare of this country is to take concerted action with allied nations. There is no...

Defence in the World (17 Oct 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: indicated assent.

Defence in the World (17 Oct 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: If two antagonists both deploy military forces for attack, the military balance is unstable because either side might gain an advantage from striking first. That was the nature of the balance of strategic nuclear weapons during the cold war. The concept of mutually assured destruction is still the basis of the strategic balance of offensive weapons between the old cold war antagonists....

Army Ranges (Essex) (16 Oct 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: Does the hon. Gentleman have permission to intervene?

Army Ranges (Essex) (16 Oct 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: Order. May I remind the hon. Gentleman of the need to leave time for the Minister to respond?

Army Ranges (Essex) (16 Oct 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: I thank the hon. Gentleman for giving me notice of his point of order. Madam Speaker's ruling on 27 March 1995 applies to such circumstances. It states: "The hon. Gentleman is quite correct. When an hon. Member wishes to raise, especially in an Adjournment debate, the question of some development or project that concerns another Member's constituency, not only is it a matter of courtesy to...

Sex Abuse Cases (16 Oct 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: Order. May I remind the hon. Gentleman that he must conclude shortly?

Written Answers — Defence: Trident Acquisition Programme (3 Jul 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what the latest estimate is of the cost of the Trident Acquisition Programme; and if he will make a statement.

Petition — Road Traffic Accidents (20 Jun 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: The presentation of this petition arises from the death of my constituent, Stephen Williams, aged 24, and his fiancee, Sheila Ryan. They were both killed instantly when their car collided with a lorry whose driver had fallen asleep at the wheel. The driver, Paul Couldridge, knew that he suffered from a condition that sent him to sleep uncontrollably. For that reason, he did not have a licence...

Written Answers — Transport, Local Government and the Regions: Road Works (21 May 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what steps he is taking to regulate road works on major roads.

Public Bill Committee: Enterprise Bill: Clause 258 - Fees (14 May 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: With this it will be convenient to take new clause 9—Fees: further provision— '.—The following shall be inserted after section 415(3) of the Insolvency Act 1986 (Fees orders (individual insolvency proceedings in England and Wales)): ''(3A) An order under this section shall provide for: (a) exemption from any fees payable under this section by applicants who, at the time when a fee would...

Public Bill Committee: Enterprise Bill: Schedule 22 - Individual voluntary arrangement (14 May 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: With this we may take the following amendments: No. 452, in page 291, leave out lines 27 to 32 and insert— '(b) must include an invitation to creditors to approve the voluntary arrangement in accordance with section 258 and the Rules.'. No. 453, in page 291, line 32, at end insert— '(4A) When applying to section 258 and the Rules to subsection (4)— (a) references to section 257 shall...

Public Bill Committee: Enterprise Bill: Clause 248 - Income payments order (14 May 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: With this it will be convenient to take amendment No. 433, in page 173, leave out lines 19 to 23 and insert— '(6) An income payments order must specify the period during which it is to have effect which period may end after the discharge of the bankrupt.'.

Public Bill Committee: Enterprise Bill: Clause 249 - Income payments agreement (14 May 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: With this it will be convenient to take the following amendments: No. 435, in page 173, line 38, after 'specified', insert 'part or'. No. 557, in page 173, line 39, at end add ', (c) both (a) and (b)'. No. 434, in page 174, leave out lines 9 to 13 and insert— '(5) An income payments agreement must specify the period during which it is to have effect which period may end after the...

Public Bill Committee: Enterprise Bill: Schedule 20 - Schedule 4A to Insolvency Act 1986 (14 May 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: With this we may take amendment No. 450, in page 286, line 13, after 'debts', insert 'or ought to have concluded that he was unable to pay his debts'.

Public Bill Committee: Enterprise Bill: Schedule 20 - Schedule 4A to Insolvency Act 1986 (14 May 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: With this it will be convenient to discuss the following amendments: No. 561, in page 287, line 17, leave out 'the' and insert 'an'. No. 562, in page 287, line 18, leave out 'will' and insert 'would'. No. 563, in page 287, line 26, at end insert— '( ) where the order is made by virtue of sub-paragraph (1)(a), if more than twelve months elapses without an application for a bankruptcy...

Public Bill Committee: Enterprise Bill: Clause 242 - Abolition of Crown preference (9 May 2002)

Mr Nigel Beard: With this we may discuss amendment No. 438, in page 170, line 5, at end insert— '(4) In section 189 of the Employment Rights Act 1996 (Transfer to Secretary of State of Rights and Remedies) subsections (2) to (4) shall cease to have effect.'.


<< < 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 > >>

Create an alert

Did you find what you were looking for?

Advanced search

Find this exact word or phrase

You can also do this from the main search box by putting exact words in quotes: like "cycling" or "hutton report"

By default, we show words related to your search term, like “cycle” and “cycles” in a search for cycling. Putting the word in quotes, like "cycling", will stop this.

Excluding these words

You can also do this from the main search box by putting a minus sign before words you don’t want: like hunting -fox

We also support a bunch of boolean search modifiers, like AND and NEAR, for precise searching.

Date range

to

You can give a start date, an end date, or both to restrict results to a particular date range. A missing end date implies the current date, and a missing start date implies the oldest date we have in the system. Dates can be entered in any format you wish, e.g. 3rd March 2007 or 17/10/1989

Person

Enter a name here to restrict results to contributions only by that person.

Section

Restrict results to a particular parliament or assembly that we cover (e.g. the Scottish Parliament), or a particular type of data within an institution, such as Commons Written Answers.

Column

If you know the actual Hansard column number of the information you are interested in (perhaps you’re looking up a paper reference), you can restrict results to that; you can also use column:123 in the main search box.