Summary Agenda Wednesday 11 July 2012

Summary Agenda

11.30 am



Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for International Development, including at 11.53 am Topical Questions.

12 noon

Oral Questions to the Prime Minister.

12.30 pm

Urgent Questions, Ministerial Statements (if any).


United Kingdom Borders-Motion for leave to introduce a Bill under the Ten minute rule (Andrew Rosindell) (for up to 20 minutes).

Backbench Business:(1) Sittings of the House (Motions) (for up to two hours); (2) VAT on air ambulance fuel payments (Motion) (until 7.00 pm).

Opposed Private Business: Motions to revive (for up to three hours).

Statutory Instrument (Motion for approval) (without debate).

European Union Document (Motion) (without debate).

Business of the House (17 July) (no debate after 7.00 pm).

At the end of the sitting

Presentation of Public Petitions (without debate).

Adjournment Debate: Health effects of high energy caffeine drinks (Mr Rob Wilson) (until 7.30 pm or for half an hour, whichever is later).

Sitting in Westminster Hall

General Debates:

9.30 am

Closure of hospital services in West London (Mr Andy Slaughter).

11.00 am

Protecting oceans and marine eco-systems (Kerry McCarthy).

The sitting will be suspended from 11.30 am to 2.30 pm

2.30 pm

Reform of the Child Support Agency (Nicky Morgan).

4.00 pm

Local authorities in Cumbria (John Stevenson).

4.30 pm

Potential effects of the Berrisford vs. Mexfield Housing Co-operative Ltd Supreme Court judgment on the future of co-operative housing in the UK (Jonathan Reynolds) (until 5.00 pm).




Under Standing Order No. 22(6), the Speaker has made the following arrangements for tabling Questions for oral answer in the first sitting week in September:

Last date for tabling*

Date for answer

Departments etc

Tuesday 28 August

Monday 3 September

Education (T)

Tuesday 28 August

Tuesday 4 September

Foreign and Commonwealth Office (T)

Tuesday 28 August

Wednesday 5 September

Cabinet Office (T)
Prime Minister

Monday 3 September

Thursday 6 September

Business, Innovation and Skills (T)

* The shuffles will be held at 12.30 pm

The results of the shuffles held on Tuesday 28 August will be available on Wednesday 29 August from the Vote Office and on the internet at

For further details of last tabling days, see the Order of Oral Answers to Questions rota available from the Vote Office and on the internet at


The latest time for tabling a Question for written answer on a named day before the summer Adjournment is 6.30 pm, or the rise of the House if earlier, on Thursday 12 July, for answer on Tuesday 17 July. For Questions tabled after this time and before the rise of the House for the summer Adjournment, the earliest named day for a Question for written answer is Monday 3 September.

After the House has adjourned Questions tabled for ordinary written answer and for named day written answer up to 4.30 pm on Friday 31 August will be treated as having been tabled on that day. Questions for ordinary written answer will be for answer on Tuesday 4 September, and Questions for named day written answer will be for answer not earlier than Wednesday 5 September.

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Prepared 11th July 2012