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Doctor Assisted Dying (10 Dec 1997)

Division No. 111] [4.32 pm AYES Allen, Graham Davies, Rt Hon Ron (Caerphilly) Austin, John Davis, Rt Hon David (Haltemprice) Baker, Norman Dismore, Andrew Barnes, Harry Donohoe, Brian H Barron, Kevin Drown, Ms Julia Bennett, Andrew F Ennis, Jeff Berry, Roger Etherington, Bill Blears, Ms Hazel Fitzpatrick, Jim Blunt, Crispin George, Andrew (St Ives) Body, Sir Richard George, Bruce...

Orders of the Day — Social Security Bill: Child Benefit for Lone Parents (10 Dec 1997)

...Beith, Rt Hon A J Jones, Nigel (Cheltenham) Brake, Tom Keetch, Paul Brand, Dr Peter Kennedy, Charles (Ross Skye) Breed, Colin Kirkwood, Archy Bruce, Malcolm (Gordon) Livsey, Richard Burnett, John Llwyd, Elfyn Burstow, Paul McCartney, Robert (N Down) Cable, Dr Vincent McGrady, Eddie Campbell, Menzies (NE Fife) Maclennan, Rt Hon Robert Canavan, Dennis Michie, Mrs Ray (Argyll & Bute)...

Orders of the Day — Social Security Bill: 'exceptions to the Backdating of Benefits (10 Dec 1997)

...E) Bottomley, Rt Hon Mrs Virginia Atkinson, Peter (Hexham) Brady, Graham Baker, Norman Brake, Tom Ballard, Mrs Jackie Brand, Dr Peter Beggs, Roy Brazier, Julian Beith, Rt Hon A J Breed, Colin Bercow, John Brooke, Rt Hon Peter Browning, Mrs Angela Kirkbride, Miss Julie Bruce, Ian (S Dorset) Kirkwood, Archy Bruce, Malcolm (Gordon) Laing, Mrs Eleanor Burnett, John Lait, Mrs Jacqui...

Orders of the Day — Social Security Bill: Power to Reduce Child Benefit for Lone Parents (10 Dec 1997)

Division No. 115] [10.38 pm AYES Abbott, Ms Diane Canavan, Dennis Ashdown, Rt Hon Paddy Caton, Martin Austin, John Chaytor, David Baker, Norman Chidgey, David Ballard, Mrs Jackie Chisholm, Malcolm Barnes, Harry Clwyd, Ann Beggs, Roy Cook, Frank (Stockton N) Beith, Rt Hon A J Corbyn, Jeremy Benn, Rt Hon Tony Cotter, Brian Berry, Roger Cryer, Mrs Ann (Keighley) Best, Harold Cryer,...

Orders of the Day — Social Security Bill: Employment Law (10 Dec 1997)

Division No. 117] [12.20 am AYES Adams, Mrs Irene (Paisley N) Barren, Kevin Ainsworth, Robert (Cov'try NE) Battle, John Alexander, Douglas Bayley, Hugh Allen, Graham Beard, Nigel Anderson, Janet (Rossendale) Begg, Miss Anne Armstrong, Ms Hilary Benn, Rt Hon Tony Ashdown, Rt Hon Paddy Benton, Joe Atkins, Charlotte Best, Harold Baker, Norman Betts, Clive Ballard, Mrs Jackie Blears,...

Oral Answers to Questions — Education and Employment: Literacy Strategy (11 Dec 1997)

John Bercow: Does the Minister agree that in formulating a literacy strategy an emphasis on traditional methods is important and welcome, and that there should therefore be no role whatever for the three left-wing academics who observe in a pamphlet that within the psycho-semiotic framework, the shared reading lesson is viewed as an ideological construct where events are played out and that Children must...

Freedom of Information (11 Dec 1997)

John Bercow: In keeping with the principles of the White Paper and the importance of the proper release of Government information, will the Minister now tell us whether, in future leak inquiries, Ministers as appropriate will be interviewed—yes or no?

Business of the House (11 Dec 1997)

John Bercow: In view of the right hon. Lady's failure properly to answer my right hon. Friend the shadow Leader of the House, will she undertake to find time next week for the Paymaster General to make a statement about his intervention in the coal industry, which is likely to result in miners who are thrown out of work losing up to £10,000 each of their redundancy money?

Business of the House: Agenda 2000: Reform of the Common Gricultural Policy (11 Dec 1997)

Division No. 118] [5.8 pm AYES Ainsworth, Peter (E Surrey) Burns, Simon Arbuthnot, James Butterfill, John Atkinson, David (Bour'mth E) Cash, William Atkinson, Peter (Hexham) Chapman, Sir Sydney Baldry, Tony (Chipping Barnet) Beggs, Roy Clappison, James Bercow, John Clark, Rt Hon Alan (Kensington) Blunt, Crispin Clark, Dr Michael (Rayleigh) Boswell, Tim Clarke, Rt Hon Kenneth...

Orders of the Day — Northern Ireland (Emergency Provisions) Bill: Detention Orders (11 Dec 1997)

Division No. 119] [8.11 pm AYES Ainsworth, Peter (E Surrey) Baldry, Tony Amess, David Bercow, John Arbuthnot, James Blunt, Crispin Atkinson, David (Bour'mth E) Boswell, Tim Atkinson, Peter (Hexham) Bottomley, Peter (Worthing W) Brady, Graham Lewis, Dr Julian (New Forest E) Brazier, Julian Lilley, Rt Hon Peter Browning, Mrs Angela Lloyd, Rt Hon Sir Peter (Fareham) Bruce, Ian (S...

Mental Health (Amendment) Bill (12 Dec 1997)

John Bercow: Will the hon. Lady give way?

Orders of the Day — National Minimum Wage Bill (16 Dec 1997)

John Bercow: I am grateful to the right hon. Lady for giving way on that point. She referred to Professor George Bain. Is she aware of his statement that he would be surprised if there were not some job losses and that the question was whether those jobs would be better lost anyway? Does she agree that it would be better if low-paid jobs did not exist?

Fisheries (17 Dec 1997)

Division No. 121] [7.59 pm AYES Ainsworth, Peter (E Surrey) Browning, Mrs Angela Amess, David Bruce, Ian (S Dorset) Ancram, Rt Hon Michael Burns, Simon Arbuthnot, James Butterfill, John Atkinson, Peter (Hexham) Cash, William Baldry, Tony Chapman, Sir Sydney Beggs, Roy (Chipping Barnet) Bercow, John Chope, Christopher Beresford, Sir Paul Clappison, James Blunt, Crispin Clark, Rt Hon...

Business of the House (17 Dec 1997)

...Best, Harold Anderson, Janet (Rossendale) Betts, Clive Armstrong, Ms Hilary Blackman, Liz Ashton, Joe Blears, Ms Hazel Atherton, Ms Candy Blizzard, Bob Atkins, Charlotte Boateng, Paul Austin, John Borrow, David Baker, Norman Bradley, Keith (Withington) Ballard, Mrs Jackie Bradley, Peter (The Wrekin) Banks, Tony Bradshaw, Ben Barnes, Harry Brake, Tom Battle, John Brand, Dr Peter...

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Industry: Consumer Protection (18 Dec 1997)

John Bercow: Was the Minister reprimanded after he intervened to prejudice the outcome of the inquiry into the pricing of electrical goods? Did he suffer a penalty from the President of the Board of Trade? Given that this is the fourth occasion on which the hon. Gentleman has been removed from involvement in a competition matter, is it not now time that he was removed from office permanently?

Orders of the Day — School Standards and Framework Bill (22 Dec 1997)

John Bercow: I am grateful to the Secretary of State, who has been extremely generous in giving way. In view of the shifting sand that is the Government's policy on selection, will the right hon. Gentleman take this opportunity to explain to the House his understanding of the difference in meaning between the words ability and aptitude?

Orders of the Day — School Standards and Framework Bill (22 Dec 1997)

Division No. 125] [9.59 pm AYES Abbott, Ms Diane Crausby, David Ainger, Nick Cryer, Mrs Ann (Keighley) Ainsworth, Robert (Cov'try NE) Cyer, John (Hornchurch) Allan, Richard Cunningham, Rt Hon Dr John Anderson, Janet(Rossendale) (Copeland) Armstrong, Ms Hilary Darling, Rt Hon Alistair Ashton, Joe Darvill, Keith Atkins, Charlotte Davey, Edward (Kingston) Baker, Norman Davey, Valerie...

Orders of the Day — Scotland Bill (13 Jan 1998)

... Amess, David Brady, Graham Ancram, Rt Hon Michael Brazier, Julian Arbuthnot, James Brooke, Rt Hon Peter Atkinson, Peter (Hexham) Browning, Mrs Angela Baldry, Tony Bruce, Ian (S Dorset) Bercow, John Burns, Simon Beresford, Sir Paul Butterfill, John Blunt, Crispin Cash, William Body, Sir Richard Chapman, Sir Sydney (Chipping Barnet) Boswell, Tim Bottomley, Peter (Worthing W)...

Oral Answers to Questions — Engagements (14 Jan 1998)

John Bercow: May I say how delighted I am to see the Prime Minister here? Since the general election he has spent more time in the Seychelles than in the House of Commons. Will the Prime Minister publish the rules on travel at public expense by Ministers' partners, as the ministerial code refers only to spouses? No waffle, no "I have to say", no "What is important is"—yes or no will do.

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