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Immigration and Asylum Bill: Removal of Asylum Claimants Under Standing Arrangements with Member States (15 Jun 1999)

Diane Abbott: I join colleagues from the Special Standing Committee in expressing regret that these important and highly technical new clauses were not tabled in good time, so that the Committee could take expert evidence on them and debate them properly. Despite their having the support of some Opposition Members, there is no doubt that the new clauses will have to be considered more fully in the other...

New Clause 13: Health and Safety of NHS Doctors (15 Jun 1999)

...Young, Rt Hon Sir George Michie, Mrs Ray (Argyll & Bute) Morgan, Alasdair (Galloway) Tellers for the Ayes: Sir Robert Smith and Mr. Michael Moore. Nicholls, Patrick Oaten, Mark NOES Abbott, Ms Diane Bell, Stuart (Middlesbrough) Ainger, Nick Benn, Hilary (Leeds C) Ainsworth, Robert (Cov'try NE) Benn, Rt Hon Tony (Chesterfield) Alexander, Douglas Bennett, Andrew F Anderson,...

Schedule 5: Repeals (15 Jun 1999)

Division No. 208] [9.46 pm AYES Abbott, Ms Diane Chaytor, David Ainger, Nick Chidgey, David Ainsworth, Robert (Cov'try NE) Clapham, Michael Alexander, Douglas Clark, Dr Lynda (Edinburgh Pentlands) Allan, Richard Anderson, Donald (Swansea E) Clark, Paul (Gillingham) Anderson, Janet (Rossendale) Clarke, Charles (Norwich S) Armstrong, Rt Hon Ms Hilary Clarke, Eric (Midlothian) Ashton,...

Immigration and Asylum Bill: Treatment of Certain Overstayers (15 Jun 1999)

Diane Abbott: It is true that the hon. Gentleman and his party did not oppose that change in Committee, but some of the Minister's Back-Bench colleagues did oppose it. Many people who overstay are settled members of the communities in which they live. They may have children at school, and the proposals will cause great misery and unhappiness.

New Clause 4: Criteria for Appraisals by the National Institute for Clinical Excellence (15 Jun 1999)

..., Mike Webb, Steve Harris, Dr Evan Willis, Phil Harvey, Nick Hughes, Simon (Southward N) Tellers for the Ayes: Mr. Mark Oaten and Sir Robert Smith. Keetch, Paul Kirkwood, Archy NOES Abbott, Ms Diane Anderson, Janet (Rossendale) Ainger, Nick Ashton, Joe Ainsworth, Robert (Cov'try NE) Atherton, Ms Candy Alexander, Douglas Atkins, Charlotte Anderson, Donald (Swansea E) Barnes,...

Interpretation (15 Jun 1999)

Division No. 205] [7.32 pm AYES Abbott, Ms Diane Corston, Ms Jean Ainger, Nick Cousins, Jim Ainsworth, Robert (Cov'try NE) Cranston, Ross Alexander, Douglas Crausby, David Allen, Graham Cryer, John (Hornchurch) Anderson, Donald (Swansea E) Cummings, John Anderson, Janet (Rossendale) Cunningham, Rt Hon Dr Jack (Copeland) Armstrong, Rt Hon Ms Hilary Ashton, Joe Curtis—Thomas, Mrs...

Professions Supplementary to Medicine (14 Jun 1999)

Division No. 202] [10.16 pm AYES Abbott, Ms Diane Curtis-Thomas, Mrs Claire Ainger, Nick Dalyell, Tam Alexander, Douglas Darling, Rt Hon Alistair Allen, Graham Darvill, Keith Anderson, Donald (Swansea E) Davey, Valerie (Bristol W) Armstrong, Rt Hon Ms Hilary Davidson, Ian Ashton, Joe Davies, Rt Hon Denzil (Llanelli) Atherton, Ms Candy Davies, Geraint (Croydon C) Atkins, Charlotte...

Professions Supplementary to Medicine (14 Jun 1999)

Division No. 203] [10.30 pm AYES Abbott, Ms Diane Campbell—Savours, Dale Ainger, Nick Cann, Jamie Alexander, Douglas Caton, Martin Allan, Richard Cawsey, Ian Allen, Graham Chapman, Ben (Wirral S) Anderson, Donald (Swansea E) Chaytor, David Armstrong, Rt Hon Ms Hilary Chisholm, Malcolm Ashton, Joe Clapham, Michael Atherton, Ms Candy Clark, Dr Lynda (Edinburgh Pentlands) Atkins,...

Animal Welfare (Prohibition of Imports) (8 Jun 1999)

Division No. 201] [5.26 pm AYES Abbott, Ms Diane Cryer, Mrs Ann (Keighley) Allan, Richard Cummings, John Amess, David Curry, Rt Hon David Anderson, Donald (Swansea E) Dalyell, Tam Arbuthnot, Rt Hon James Davey, Edward (Kingston) Ashton, Joe Davidson, Ian Baker, Norman Davies, Geraint (Croydon C) Baldry, Tony Davis, Rt Hon David (Haltemprice & Howden) Ballard, Jackie Dawson, Hilton...

European Union (25 May 1999)

Diane Abbott: My hon. Friend will be aware that the Maastricht treaty—which 1 voted against because I read it from cover to cover—explicitly refers not only to monetary policy but to the need to harmonise fiscal policy. It is, as he said, an exercise in mendacity to pretend otherwise.

Orders of the Day — Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill: Duty as an Employer to Offer Payroll Deduction Facility (20 May 1999)

Division No. 193] [7.29 pm AYES Abbott, Ms Diane Coaker, Vernon Adams, Mrs Irene (Paisley N) Coffey, Ms Ann Ainger, Nick Cohen, Harry Ainsworth, Robert (Cov'try NE) Coleman, lain Alexander, Douglas Colman, Tony Allen, Graham Corbett, Robin Anderson, Donald (Swansea E) Corbyn, Jeremy Anderson, Janet (Rossendale) Corston, Ms Jean Armstrong, Rt Hon Ms Hilary Cousins, Jim Ashton, Joe...

Orders of the Day — Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill: Incapacity Benefit: Restriction to Recent Contributors (20 May 1999)

Division No. 191] [5.43 pm AYES Abbott, Ms Diane Ballard, Jackie Ainsworth, Peter (E Surrey) Barnes, Harry Amess, David Beggs, Roy Arbuthnot, Rt Hon James Beith, Rt Hon A J Ashdown, Rt Hon Paddy Benn, Rt Hon Tony Atkinson, David (Bour'mth E) Bennett, Andrew F Atkinson, Peter (Hexham) Bercow, John Baker, Norman Beresford, Sir Paul Berry, Roger Foster, Don (Bath) Best, Harold...

Opposition Day: NHS Personnel (19 May 1999)

...Sir George Tapsell, Sir Peter Taylor, Ian (Esher & Walton) Tellers for the Ayes: Taylor, Rt Hon John D (Strangford) Mrs. Caroline Spelman and Taylor, John M (Solihull) Sir David Madel. NOES Abbott, Ms Diane Cann, Jamie Adams, Mrs Irene (Paisley N) Casale, Roger Ainger, Nick Caton, Martin Alexander, Douglas Cawsay, Ian Allen, Graham Chapman, Ben (Wirral S) Armstrong, Rt Hon Ms...

Opposition Day: Section 5 of the European Communities (Amendment) Act 1993 (19 May 1999)

Division No. 188] [10.30 pm AYES Abbott, Ms Diane Cousins, Jim Adams, Mrs Irene (Paisley N) Cox, Tom Ainger, Nick Cranston, Ross Ainsworth, Robert (Cov'try NE) Cryer, Mrs Ann (Keighley) Alexander, Douglas Cryer, John (Hornchurch) Allen, Graham Cummings, John Armstrong, Rt Hon Ms Hilary Cunningham, Rt Hon Dr Jack Ashton, Joe (Copeland) Atherton, Ms Candy Cunningham, Jim (Cov'try S)...

Opposition Day: Terms and Conditions of Employment (19 May 1999)

Division No. 189] [10.43 pm AYES Abbott, Ms Diane Bradley, Keith (Withington) Adams, Mrs Irene (Paisley N) Bradley, Peter (The Wrekin) Ainger, Nick Brinton, Mrs Helen Ainsworth, Robert (Cov'try NE) Brown, Rt Hon Nick (Newcastle E) Alexander, Douglas Brown, Russell (Dumfries) Allen, Graham Browne, Desmond Armstrong, Rt Hon Ms Hilary Buck, Ms Karen Ashton, Joe Burden, Richard...

Orders of the Day — Business of the House (17 May 1999)

Division No. 180] [11 pm AYES Abbott, Ms Diane Clark, Paul (Gillingham) Adams, Mrs Irene (Paisley N) Clarke, Charles (Norwich S) Ainger, Nick Clarke, Eric (Midlothian) Ainsworth, Robert (Cov'try NE) Clarke, Rt Hon Tom (Coatbridge) Alexander, Douglas Clarke, Tony (Northampton S) Allen, Graham Clelland, David Anderson, Donald (Swansea E) Clwyd, Ann Anderson, Janet (Rossendale) Coaker,...

Orders of the Day — Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill: Excessive Pension Contributions Made by Persons Who Have Become Insolvent (17 May 1999)

Division No. 179] [8.45 pm AYES Abbott, Ms Diane Battle, John Adams, Mrs Irene (Paisley N) Bayley, Hugh Ainger, Nick Beard, Nigel Ainsworth, Robert (Covtry NE) Beckett, Rt Hon Mrs Margaret Alexander, Douglas Begg, Miss Anne Allan, Richard Beith, Rt Hon A J Allen, Graham Bell, Martin (Tatton) Anderson, Donald (Swansea E) Bell, Stuart (Middlesbrough) Anderson, Janet (Rossendale) Benn,...

Orders of the Day — Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill: Optional Work-Focused Interviews (17 May 1999)

...Prior, David Young, Rt Hon Sir George Randall, John Redwood, Rt Hon John Tellers for the Ayes: Robathan, Andrew Mr. John M. Taylor and Robertson, Laurence (Tewk'b'ty) Mr. Tim Collins. NOES Abbott, Ms Diane Blunkett, Rt Hon David Adams, Mrs Irene (Paisley N) Boateng, Paul Ainger, Nick Borrow, David Ainsworth, Robert (Cov'try NE) Bradley, Keith (Withington) Alexander, Douglas...

Orders of the Day — Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill: Extension of Entitlement to State Maternity Allowance (17 May 1999)

Division No. 177] [4.35 pm AYES Abbott, Ms Diane Benn, Rt Hon Tony Ainger, Nick Bennett, Andrew F Ainsworth, Robert (Cov'try NE) Benton, Joe Alexander, Douglas Berry, Roger Allan, Richard Best, Harold Allen, Graham Betts, Clive Anderson, Donald (Swansea E) Blears, Ms Hazel Anderson, Janet (Rossendale) Blizzard, Bob Armstrong, Rt Hon Ms Hilary Boateng, Paul Ashdown, Rt Hon Paddy...

Orders of the Day — New Clause 1: Additional Bereavement Allowance (17 May 1999)

Diane Abbott: I shall speak briefly on the regrettable Government proposal that is before the House. It will not do for Ministers to wrap it up in spurious feminism, claiming that the world has changed, women have moved on, women all work and they do not need the present provision. The world has not changed that much and the majority of women, particularly working-class women, still earn less than the...


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