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| Session 2001- 02|
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Thursday 18th October 2001
The House met at half-past Eleven o'clock.
1 Export Control Bill,-Mr Joe Benton reported from Standing Committee B, That it had gone through the Export Control Bill, and made Amendments thereunto.
2 Proceeds of Crime Bill,-Mr Secretary Blunkett, supported by the Prime Minister, Mr Secretary Prescott, Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, Mr Secretary Reid, Mr Secretary Murphy, Mrs Secretary Liddell and Mr Bob Ainsworth, presented a Bill to establish the Assets Recovery Agency and make provision about the appointment of its Director and his functions (including Revenue functions), to provide for confiscation orders in relation to persons who benefit from criminal conduct and for restraint orders to prohibit dealing with property, to allow the recovery of property which is or represents property obtained through unlawful conduct or which is intended to be used in unlawful conduct, to make provision about money laundering, to make provision about investigations relating to benefit from criminal conduct or to property which is or represents property obtained through unlawful conduct or to money laundering, to make provision to give effect to overseas requests and orders made where property is found or believed to be obtained through criminal conduct, and for connected purposes: And the same was read the first time; and ordered to be read a second time to-morrow and to be printed [Bill 31].
3 European Communities (Finance) Bill [2nd allotted day],-The European Communities (Finance) Bill was, according to Order, read the third time, and passed.
4 Parliament,-Resolved, That the draft Ministerial and Other Salaries Order 2001, which was laid before this House on 9th July, be approved.-(Mr Stephen Twigg.)
5 Adjournment,-Resolved, That this House do now adjourn.-(Mr Graham Stringer.)
[Adjourned at 3.56 p.m.
Michael J. Martin
Mr Speaker will take the Chair at half-past Nine o'clock.
Papers presented or laid upon the Table:
Papers subject to Affirmative Resolution:
Papers subject to Negative Resolution:
Reports from Select Committees
THE SPEAKER'S CERTIFICATE
[W.H., No. 13]
Minutes of Proceedings of the Sitting in Westminster Hall
The sitting commenced at half-past Two o'clock.
[Adjourned at 5.30 p.m.
Sir Alan Haselhurst
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