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Order Paper Thursday 27 February 1997

Here you can browse the House of Commons Order Paper (No. 72) for Thursday 27 February 1997.


No. 72 THURSDAY 27TH FEBRUARY 1997 2195
ORDER PAPER

* Indicates a Question for Oral Answer
Questions marked thus
[R] indicate that a relevant registered interest has been declared

QUESTIONS FOR ORAL ANSWER

Questions to the Prime Minister will start at 3.15 p.m.

*1 The Reverend Martin Smyth (Belfast South):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what representations have been received concerning proposed further reductions in the ACE schemes.
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*2 Mr David Alton (Liverpool, Mossley Hill):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what recent discussions he has held with his counterparts in the Irish Government and with the representatives of Northern Ireland's political parties on the peace process; and what progress has been made.
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*3 Mr Harry Greenway (Ealing North):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what is the per capita expenditure on education in the current year; what was the equivalent figure in May 1979; and if he will make a statement.
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*4 Mr David Shaw (Dover):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, which of the groups which were successful in the election to the Northern Ireland Forum have expressed support for a ceasefire and a peaceful solution to problems in the Province; and which have not.
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*5 Mr Dennis Canavan (Falkirk West):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, if he will make a statement about the development of the peace process.
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*6 Mr John Wilkinson (Ruislip-Northwood):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, whether he will make a statement on the implications for the political peace process in Northern Ireland of the current security situation.
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*7 Sir Fergus Montgomery (Altrincham and Sale):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, if he will make a statement on youth unemployment in Northern Ireland.
16366
*8 Mr Kevin McNamara (Kingston upon Hull North):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, when he next plans to meet the Taoiseach to discuss the political situation in Northern Ireland.
16367
*9 Kate Hoey (Vauxhall):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, if he will make a statement on the impact on tourism in Northern Ireland of the airport tax.
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*10 Mr Roy Beggs (East Antrim):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what has been the reduction in the number of ACE posts in 1995-96 and 1996-97 to date.
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*11 Mr Alan W. Williams (Carmarthen):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what progress his Department has made in developing new markets for beef which was previously exported.
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*12 Mr Richard Spring (Bury St Edmunds):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, if he will make a statement on the trends in long-term unemployment in Northern Ireland.
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*13 Mr Anthony Steen (South Hams):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, how many pages of legislation have been (a) passed and (b) repealed in each of the last three years.
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*14 Mr Simon Coombs (Swindon):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what plans he has to celebrate the millennium in Northern Ireland.
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*15 Mr Phil Gallie (Ayr):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what assessment he has made of the security situation in Northern Ireland.
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*16 Mr Nigel Evans (Ribble Valley):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what representations he has received concerning admitting Sinn Fein to the peace negotiations.
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*17 Mr Andrew Mackinlay (Thurrock):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what assessment he has made of the integrity of the process of compiling electoral registers in Northern Ireland; and if he will make a statement.
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*18 Sir Teddy Taylor (Southend East):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what assessment he has made of the adequacy of cross-border co-operation on security issues.
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*19 Mr Tam Dalyell (Linlithgow):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, pursuant to the Oral Answer of 30th January, Official Report, columns 498-9, when he expects to complete his consideration of the case of Guardsmen Fisher and Wright.
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*20 Mr Ian Bruce (Dorset South):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what progress is being made on providing an electricity interconnector between Northern Ireland and the United Kingdom mainland.
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*21 Mr Graham Riddick (Colne Valley):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, if he will make a statement on the latest situation in respect of the peace process.
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*22 Mr Simon Hughes (Southwark and Bermondsey):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, if he will make a statement on his policies to reduce levels of paramilitary violence in the Province.
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*23 Mr Chris Mullin (Sunderland South):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what plans he has to introduce the audio recording of interviews with terrorist suspects; and if he will make a statement.
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*24 Mr Henry Bellingham (North West Norfolk):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, when he next expects to meet a representative of the Irish security forces to discuss the fight against terrorism.
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*25 Mr William O'Brien (Normanton):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, when he last met representatives of local government in Northern Ireland to discuss extending powers to local authorities; and if he will make a statement.
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*26 Mr Thomas McAvoy (Glasgow, Rutherglen):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what responses he has received to his consultation on the adjudicatory functions of a parades commission as recommended in the North Report.
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*27 Sir Irvine Patnick (Sheffield, Hallam):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what recent representations he has received regarding sectarian intimidation.
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*28 Sir James Molyneaux (Lagan Valley):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, if he will review arrangements for valuation and rating in Northern Ireland.
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*29 Mr George Foulkes (Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley):    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what assessment he has made of the impact of the interconnector with Scotland on the electricity needs of the Province during the next decade.
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Questions to the Prime Minister will start at 3.15 p.m.

*Q1 Mr Neil Gerrard (Walthamstow):    To ask the Prime Minister, if he will list his official engagements for Thursday 27th February.
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*Q2 Mr Alex Salmond (Banff and Buchan):    To ask the Prime Minister, if he will list his official engagements for Thursday 27th February.
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*Q3 Mr Andrew Welsh (Angus East):    To ask the Prime Minister, if he will list his official engagements for Thursday 27th February.
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*Q4 Mr Michael Brown (Briggs and Cleethorpes):    To ask the Prime Minister, if he will list his official engagements for Thursday 27th February.
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*Q5 Mrs Ann Winterton (Congleton):    To ask the Prime Minister, if he will list his official engagements for Thursday 27th February.
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*Q6 Mr Peter L. Pike (Burnley):    To ask the Prime Minister, if he will list his official engagements for Thursday 27th February.
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*Q7 Mr Peter Butler (North East Milton Keynes):    To ask the Prime Minister, if he will list his official engagements for Thursday 27th February.
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*Q8 Mr Eric Clarke (Midlothian):    To ask the Prime Minister, if he will list his official engagements for Thursday 27th February.
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*Q9 Mr John Gunnell (Morley and Leeds South):    To ask the Prime Minister, if he will list his official engagements for Thursday 27th February.
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*Q10 Mr Chris Davies (Littleborough and Saddleworth):    To ask the Prime Minister, if he will list his official engagements for Thursday 27th February.
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ORDERS OF THE DAY AND NOTICES OF MOTIONS

Those marked thus * are Government Orders of the Day

1 ADJOURNMENT
The Prime Minister
        That this House do now adjourn.
        Proposed subject for debate: Welsh affairs.
        On the Motion for the Adjournment of the House under Standing Order No. 9 Mr Tim Yeo proposes to raise the subject of the home energy rating scheme.

COMMITTEES
STANDING COMMITTEES
1 Standing Committee A 10.30 a.m. Room 9 (public)
4.30 p.m. (public)
        Further to consider the Merchant Shipping and Maritime Security Bill [Lords].
2 Standing Committee D 10.30 a.m. Room 11 (public)
4.30 p.m. (public)
        Further to consider the National Health Service (Primary Care) Bill [Lords].
3 Standing Committee F 10.30 a.m. Room 10 (public)
        Further to consider the Police Bill [Lords].
4 First Scottish Standing Committee 10.30 a.m. Room 14 (public)
        To consider the Transfer of Crofting Estates (Scotland) Bill [Lords].
5 Sixth Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation 10.30 a.m. Room 12 (public)
        To consider the draft Farm Woodland (Amendment) Scheme 1997 and the draft Farm Woodland Premium Scheme 1997.
6 Seventh Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation 10.30 a.m. Room 8 (public)
        To consider the draft Education (No. 2) (Northern Ireland) Order 1996.
SELECT COMMITTEES
7 Science and Technology 10.30 a.m. Room 19 (private)
8 Social Security 2.30 p.m. Room 21 (public)
        Subject: Church of England Pensions.
        Witnesses: Sir Michael Colman, First Church Estates Commissioner, Rt Hon Michael Alison, MP, Second Church Estates Commissioner, and Mrs Margaret Laird, Third Church Estates Commissioner.
COMMITTEE ON PRIVATE BILLS
9 Unopposed Bills 11.00 a.m. Room 13 (public)
        Imperial College
    Southampton International Boat Show
[The decision of a Committee to sit in public may be rescinded without notice.]

 

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