Summary Agenda Tuesday 17 July 2012

Summary Agenda

11.30 am



Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Health, including at 12.15 pm Topical Questions.

12.30 pm

Urgent Questions, Ministerial Statements (if any).


Cosmetic Surgery (Minimum Standards)-Motion for leave to introduce a Bill under the Ten minute rule (Ann Clwyd) (for up to 20 minutes).

Backbench Business: (1) Prime Minister’s Adviser on Ministers’ Interests (Motion); (2) General Debate: Matters to be raised before the forthcoming adjournment (may continue until 7.00 pm).

Sittings in Westminster Hall (e-Petitions) (Amendment of Standing Orders) (Motion) (no debate after 7.00 pm).

At the end of the sitting

Presentation of Public Petition (without debate).

Adjournment Debate: Bail conditions for those charged with dangerous or careless driving (Greg Mulholland) (until 7.30 pm or for half an hour, whichever is later).

Sitting in Westminster Hall

General Debates:

9.30 am

Zimbabwe and blood diamonds (Mr Peter Hain).

11.00 am

Use of stop and search by the Metropolitan Police (Heidi Alexander).

The sitting will be suspended from 11.30 am to 2.30 pm

2.30 pm

Rail and High Speed 2 connectivity with Heathrow (Geoffrey Clifton-Brown).

4.00 pm

Government policy on Cyprus (Mr David Burrowes).

4.30 pm

Further education loans (Tristram Hunt) (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


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 17th July 2012