The House met at half-past Nine o'clock.
1 Message from the Lords,-A Message was brought from the Lords, as follows:
The Lords have agreed to the Finance Bill, without Amendment.
2 Adjournment (Behaviour improvement in schools),-A Motion was made, and the Question being proposed, That this House do now adjourn-(Joan Ryan);
And it being Eleven o'clock, the Deputy Speaker interrupted the proceedings, pursuant to Standing Order No. 11 (Friday sittings).
And the Question being again proposed;
And it being half-past Two o'clock, the Motion for the adjournment of the House lapsed, without Question put.
3 Adjournment,-Resolved, That this House do now adjourn.-(Angela Smith.)
And accordingly the House, having continued to sit till five minutes past Three o'clock, adjourned till Monday 15th July.
[Adjourned at 3.05 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 Companies,-Companies (Summary Financial Statement) Amendment Regulations 2002 (S.I., 2002, No. 1780), dated 11th July 2002 [by Act] [Ms Secretary Hewitt].
2 Financial Services and Markets,-(1) Electronic Commerce Directive (Financial Services and Markets) Regulations 2002 (S.I., 2002, No. 1775),
(2) Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Commencement of Mortgage Regulation) (Amendment) Order 2002 (S.I., 2002, No. 1777), and
(3) Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Regulated Activities) (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 2002 (S.I., 2002, No. 1776)
dated 12th July 2002 [by Act] [Ruth Kelly].
3 Public Passenger Transport,-Public Service Vehicles (Conduct of Drivers, Inspectors, Conductors and Passengers) (Amendment) Regulations 2002 (S.I., 2002, No. 1724), dated 2nd July 2002 [by Act] [Mr Secretary Darling].
4 Treaty Series (No. 29, 2002),- European Convention, done at Valleta on 16th January 1992, on the Protection of the Archaeological Heritage (revised) [by Command] [Cm. 5555] [Mr Secretary Straw].
Draft Treasure (Designation) Order 2002 and the revised Treasure Act 1996 Code of Practice (England and Wales),-The Committee of Selection has discharged Nick Harvey from the Sixth Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation (nominated in respect of the draft Order and Code of Practice); and nominated in substitution Mr Richard Allan.
In the Votes and Proceedings of Thursday 11th July, at the end of item 8, the following should be inserted:
Ordered, That the Explanatory Notes relating to the Mobile Telephones (Re-programming) Bill [Lords] be printed [Bill 177-EN].