The House met at half-past Nine o'clock.
1 Adjournment (Embryology)-A Motion was made, and the Question being proposed, That this House do now adjourn-(Mr Mike Hall);
The Motion was, with the leave of the House, withdrawn.
2 Adjournment,-Resolved, That this House do now adjourn.-(Mr Tony McNulty.)
And accordingly the House, having continued to sit till twenty-one minutes past Two o'clock, adjourned till Monday 18th November.
[Adjourned at 2.21 p.m.
Michael J. Martin
Mr Speaker will take the Chair at half-past Two o'clock on Monday next.
Papers presented or laid upon the Table:
Papers subject to Negative Resolution:
1 Civil Aviation,-Civil Aviation (Joint Financing) (Third Amendment) Regulations 2000 (S.I., 2000, No. 3276), dated 12th December 2000 [by Act] [Mr Secretary Prescott].
2 Miscellaneous,-Explanatory Memorandum to the African Nuclear-Weapon-Free-Zone Treaty (the Treaty of Pelindaba) (Miscellaneous No. 29 (1996)) [by Command] [Mr Secretary Cook].
3 Miscellaneous (No. 23 (2000)),-Amendments, done at Geneva on 16th May 2000, to Articles 24 and 25 of the Constitution of the World Health Organisation, [by Command] [Cm. 5011] [Mr Secretary Cook].
4 National Audit,-Report by the Comptroller and Auditor General on the financial analysis for the London Underground Public Private Partnerships [by Act]; to be printed [No. 54] [Clerk of the House].
5 Treaty Series (No. 133 (2000)),-Agreement, done at Washington on 24th July 1992, between the Three Governments of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the Federal Republic of Germany and the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Government of the United States of America regarding the Establishment, Construction and Operation of a Uranium Enrichment Installation in the United States [by Command] [Cm. 5009] [Mr Secretary Cook].
1 Mink Keeping (England) Order 2000,-The Committee of Selection has discharged Mrs Anne McGuire and Mr Paul Truswell from the First Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation (nominated in respect of the Order); and nominated in substitution Mr Lawrie Quinn and Mr Gerry Sutcliffe.
2 Draft Child Support (Maintenance Calculations and Special Cases) Regulations 2000, the draft Child Support (Maintenance Calculation Procedure) Regulations 2000, the draft Child Support (Collection and Enforcement and Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2000, the draft Child Support (Information, Evidence and Disclosure and Maintenance Arrangements and Jurisdiction) (Amendment) Regulations 2000, and the draft Child Support (Variations) Regulations 2000,-The Committee of Selection has discharged Mr Dale Campbell-Savours and Mr Iain Coleman from the Second Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation (nominated in respect of the draft Regulations); and nominated in substitution Mr Piara S. Khabra and Ms Linda Perham.
3 The Government's assessment as set out in the Financial Statement and Budget Report 2000-01, the Economic and Fiscal Strategy Report 2000-01, and the Pre-Budget Report 2000 for the purposes of section 5 of the European Communities (Amendment) Act 1993,-The Committee of Selection has discharged Mr Allan Rogers from the Third Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation (nominated in respect of the Reports); and nominated in substitution Siobhain McDonagh.
4 Draft Broadcasting (Limit on the Holding of Licences to Provide Television Multiplex Services) Order 2000,-The Committee of Selection has discharged Mr Patrick Hall from the Fourth Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation (nominated in respect of the Order); and nominated in substitution Jane Griffiths.
Votes and Proceedings: 15th December 2000 No. 8