Summary Agenda Monday 16 July 2012

Summary Agenda

2.30 pm



Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Defence, including at 3.15 pm Topical Questions.

3.30 pm

Urgent Questions, Ministerial Statements (if any).


Opposition Day: (1)National Health Service; (2) Adult social care (may continue until 10.00 pm).

Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards (Motion) (may continue until any hour, if the 10.00 pm Business Motion is agreed to).

Arrangement of Public Business (Amendment of Standing Orders) (Motion) (no debate after 10.00 pm).

Sittings in Westminster Hall (e-Petitions) (Amendment of Standing Orders) (Motion) (no debate after 10.00 pm).

Motion to change the membership of a Select Committee: Business, Innovation and Skills (no debate after 10.00 pm).

At the end of the sitting

Presentation of Public Petitions (without debate).

Adjournment Debate: Rationing of care in the NHS (Mrs Mary Glindon) (until 10.30 pm or for half an hour, whichever is later).




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


For Questions tabled before the rise of the House on Tuesday 17 July, the earliest named day 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 14th July 2012