Summary Agenda Wednesday 8 February 2012

Summary Agenda

11.30 am


(Deferred Divisions will take place in the "No" Lobby between 11.30 am and 2.00 pm.)


Oral Questions to the Minister for the Cabinet Office, including at 11.53 am Topical Questions.

12 noon

Oral Questions to the Prime Minister.

12.30 pm

Urgent Questions, Ministerial Statements (if any).


Health and Safety (Amendment)-Motion for leave to introduce a Bill under the Ten minute rule (Luciana Berger) (for up to 20 minutes).

Police (Motion for approval) (may continue for up to three hours).

Local Government Finance (Motions for approval) (may continue for up to six hours after the commencement of proceedings on the Motion on Police).

At the end of the sitting

Presentation of Public Petition (without debate).

Adjournment Debate: Future of stereotactic body radiotherapy treatment in England (Tessa Munt) (until 7.30 pm or for half an hour, whichever is later).

Sitting in Westminster Hall

General Debates:

9.30 am

International trade and British exports (David Rutley).

11.00 am

Broadcasting of court proceedings (Mr John Whittingdale).

The sitting will be suspended from 11.30 am to 2.30 pm

2.30 pm

Future of small rural schools (Mr Jamie Reed).

4.00 pm

Haemophilia care (Diana Johnson).

4.30 pm

Human trafficking and the need for a national rapporteur (Mr Peter Bone) (until 5.00 pm).



Members wishing to table Questions in person may do so in the usual way in the Table Office until 6.30 pm or the rise of the House (whichever is earlier) on Thursday 9 February. Thereafter, they may table Questions for oral and written answer electronically or by post. Questions for written answer received before 4.30 pm on Friday 17 February will be treated as if tabled on that day.


Under Standing Order No. 22(6), the Speaker has made the following arrangements for tabling Questions for oral answer when the House returns:

Last date of tabling*

Date for answer

Departments etc

Thursday 9 February

Monday 20 February

Defence (T)

Thursday 9 February

Tuesday 21 February

Health (T)

Thursday 9 February

Wednesday 22 February

Prime Minister

Monday 20 February
(First sitting day after adjournment)

Thursday 23 February

Transport (T)
Women and Equalities

* The latest time for tabling is 12.30 pm on each of these days.

The results of the shuffles on 9 February will be published on 10 February. They will be available from the Vote Office and on the internet at

For further details of last tabling days for other departments and answering bodies, see the Order of Questions rota available from the Vote Office and on the internet at


For Questions tabled before the rise of the House on Thursday 9 February, the earliest named day for a Question for written answer is Monday 20 February.

After the House has adjourned on Thursday 9 February, Questions tabled for ordinary written answer and for named day written answer up to 4.30 pm on Friday 17 February will be treated as having been tabled on that day. Questions for ordinary written answer will be for answer on Tuesday 21 February, and Questions for named day written answer will be for answer not earlier than Wednesday 22 February.

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Prepared 8th February 2012