Results 101–120 of 3146 for speaker:Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse

Orders of the Day — Education Bill: Corporal Punishment Lawful with Parental Consent (28 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: With this, it will be convenient to discuss new clause 6—Corporal punishment lawful in certain circumstances— 'For section 548 (no right to give corporal punishment), section 549 (interpretation of section 548) and section 550 (no avoidance of section 548 by refusing admission to school) of the Education Act 1996 the following section is substituted—

Orders of the Day — Education Bill: Corporal Punishment Lawful with Parental Consent (28 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: Order. I made it clear at the start that interventions should be brief and to the point. That applies to all hon. Members who participate in the debate.

Orders of the Day — Education Bill: Power of Members of Staff to Restrain Pupils (27 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: I have no information whatever on what the Government intend to do.

Orders of the Day — Education Bill: Exclusion of Baseline Assessment Scheme from Selection (27 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: With this, it will be convenient to discuss the following amendments: No. 50, in clause 31, page 27, line 16, at end insert 'and no assessment under such a scheme shall be used for the purposes of selection as to school admissions whether by reference to ability or aptitude or otherwise.'. Government amendment No. 65. No. 51, in clause 33, page 28, line 12, at end insert 'and such an...

Orders of the Day — Education Bill: Exclusion of Baseline Assessment Scheme from Selection (27 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: I cannot help that. It is entirely up to Ministers to attempt to catch my eye. If they do not do so, they do not get called.

Orders of the Day — Education Bill: Exclusion of Baseline Assessment Scheme from Selection (27 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: There is the explanation.

Orders of the Day — Education Bill: Power of Members of Staff to Restrain Pupils (27 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: Order. Before the Minister replies, I must remind all hon. Members that interventions are supposed to be brief and to the point. We seem to be straying away from the new clause.

Orders of the Day — Education Bill: Power of Members of Staff to Restrain Pupils (27 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: Order. I have already drawn it to the attention of hon. Members, especially the hon. Member for Blackpool, South (Mr. Hawkins) that interventions are supposed to be brief and to the point. I do not know whether the hon. Gentleman heard me; I made that point only a couple of seconds ago, and my voice has not gone at all.

Orders of the Day — Education Bill: Power of Members of Staff to Restrain Pupils (27 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: Order. If the Chair had thought that there was filibustering or tedious repetition, the Chair would have intervened. So far, the debate has been in order.

Orders of the Day — Education Bill: Relaxation of Controls on Enlargement of Premises (27 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: That is not a matter for the Chair.

Orders of the Day — Education Bill: Relaxation of Controls on Enlargement of Premises (27 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: We must proceed with the Bill. The Government will no doubt take note of the points that have been made.

Orders of the Day — Education Bill: Relaxation of Controls on Enlargement of Premises (27 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: I have nothing to add to what I have said. We must carry on with consideration of the Bill. I have no doubt that the Government will take note of what the hon. Gentleman has said.

Orders of the Day — Education Bill: Power of Members of Staff to Restrain Pupils (27 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: With this, it will be convenient to discuss Government amendments Nos. 12 and 40.

Orders of the Day — Education Bill: Power of Members of Staff to Restrain Pupils (27 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: Order. Will hon. Members leaving the Chamber please leave quietly, and will those remaining please give the Minister a fair hearing?

Orders of the Day — Finance Bill: Parish Councils: Additional Powers (23 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: With this, it will be convenient to discuss also the following: New clause 3—Audit— '( ) Before a parish council or community council may exercise a power given to it under this Part it shall subject its accounts to audit in accordance with Part III of the Local Government Finance Act 1982.'. New clause 4—Local partnerships— '(1) Where a parish council or community council exercises a...

Orders of the Day — Finance Bill: Agricultural Property Relief (22 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: Order. I must point out to the hon. Gentleman that we are debating only amendment No. 6.

Intensive Care (22 Jan 1997)

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse: Order.


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