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|Order of Business Tuesday 12th May 1998
Here you can browse the House of Commons Order of Business for Tuesday 12 May 1998.
* Indicates a question for oral answer.
[R] indicates that the Member has declared a relevant interest.
Questions for oral answer not reached receive a written answer.
Supplementary questions will also be asked. Other Ministers may also answer.
+ Indicates Government business.
|At 2.30 p.m.||Prayers|
|At 2.35 p.m.|
|*1||Fiona Mactaggart (Slough): What actions he is taking to help Nigerians establish democracy in their country.|
|*2||Jackie Ballard (Taunton): What discussions officials from his Department have had with representatives of the Karen people in South East Asia.|
|*3||Mr Nigel Waterson (Eastbourne): What plans he has to visit Cyprus to discuss a settlement between the communities; and if he will make a statement.|
|*4||Ms Julie Morgan (Cardiff North): If he will make a statement on the talks held in London on 4th May on the Middle East peace process.|
|*5||Mrs Helen Brinton (Peterborough): What plans he has to visit the Lisbon Expo; and if he will make a statement.|
|*6||Mr John Butterfill (Bournemouth West): If he will make a statement on the Middle East peace process.|
|*7||Mrs Louise Ellman (Liverpool, Riverside): What consultations he has held with (a) Israel, (b) the Palestinian National Authority and (c) Arab states concerning securing peace in the Middle East.|
|*8||Mr Jonathan R. Shaw (Chatham and Aylesford): If he will make a statement on United Kingdom relations with Burma.|
|*9||Ann Clwyd (Cynon Valley): What representations he has received on his recently published annual report on human rights.|
|*10||Mr Stephen Day (Cheadle): If he will make a statement on the United Kingdom's relations with the Government of Israel.|
|*11||Mr Eric Clarke (Midlothian): If he will make a statement on the progress made by his Department in improving its support for British exporters.|
|*12||Mr John Bercow (Buckingham): If he will make a statement on progress in respect of subsidiarity within the European Union.|
|*13||Mr Ben Bradshaw (Exeter): If he will make a statement on the situation in Kosovo.|
|*14||Mr Andrew Love (Edmonton): What support the Government is giving to efforts to re-commence the United Nations sponsored negotiations in Cyprus.|
|*15||Mr Ivan Lewis (Bury South): If he will make a statement on the Prime Minister's recent visit to Israel and the progress of the subsequent talks.|
|*16||Ms Debra Shipley (Stourbridge): If he will make a statement on his Department's progress in securing protection of the international environment.|
|*17||Mrs Betty Williams (Conwy): If he will make a statement on the progress of the Middle East peace process.|
|*18||Mr Lindsay Hoyle (Chorley): If he will make a statement on the visit by the Prime Minister to the Middle East and the prospect for peace in Israel and Gaza.|
|*19||Mr Barry Jones (Alyn and Deeside): If he will make a statement on the means by which his Department assists UK manufacturing industry's exports.|
|*20||Mr Nicholas Soames (Mid Sussex): What discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Defence on the attachment of Ministry of Defence staff to embassies.|
|*21||Mr Geoffrey Clifton-Brown (Cotswold): If he will make a statement on human rights in Iraq.|
|*22||Mr Mohammad Sarwar (Glasgow, Govan): If he will make a statement on his Department's first annual human rights report.|
|*23||Mr Andy King (Rugby and Kenilworth): If he will make a statement on UK relations with Algeria.|
|*24||Mr Andrew Dismore (Hendon): What consultations he has had with Israel and surrounding Arab countries regarding peace in the Middle East.|
|*25||Mr Ben Chapman (Wirral South): What assessment he has made of the progress of the Turkish economy in recent years and its attractiveness to UK investors and exporters.|
|*26||Mr Peter L. Pike (Burnley): What discussions he has had with other European Foreign Ministers on the EU-South Africa trade negotiations.|
|*27||Mr Peter Luff (Mid Worcestershire): What plans he has to discuss the sovereignty of the Falkland Islands with representatives of the Argentinian government.|
|*28||Ms Diane Abbott (Hackney North and Stoke Newington): If he will make a statement on the progress towards democracy in Hong Kong.|
|*29||Mr Bill Rammell (Harlow): If he will make a statement on progress in achieving agreement within the European Union on the enlargement process.|
|*30||Dr Ian Gibson (Norwich North): If he will make a statement on the initiatives taken by his Department to assist the Middle East peace process.|
|*31||Paul Flynn (Newport West): If he will make a statement about recent contact group meetings on Kosovo.|
|*32||The Reverend Martin Smyth (Belfast South): If he will make a statement on progress in the Middle East peace process, following the visit by the Prime Minister.|
|*33||Mr Tim Loughton (East Worthing and Shoreham): If he will make a statement on his Department's proposals for further European integration.|
|*34||Mr Malcolm Savidge (Aberdeen North): If he will make a statement on the crisis in the Sudan.|
|At 3.30 p.m.||Private Notice Questions (if any)
Ministerial Statements (if any)
|1||RURAL AND COMMUNITY HOSPITALS [Up to 20 minutes]|
|Mr David Prior
|+ 2||SCOTLAND BILL (PROGRAMME) [No debate]|
|Mrs Ann Taylor|
Mr Secretary Dewar
|Mrs Ann Taylor|
Mr Secretary Dewar
|+ 3||SCOTLAND BILL: As amended in the Committee, to be further considered [2nd allotted day]. [Up to 6.5 hours]|
|At the end of the sitting:|
|1||Standing Committee A||10.30 a.m.
|Room 11 (public)|
|2||Standing Committee B||10.30 a.m.
|Room 9 (public)|
|3||Standing Committee D||10.30 a.m.
|Room 12 (public)|
|4||Standing Committee E||10.30 a.m.
|Room 10 (public)|
|5||Standing Committee F||10.30 a.m.
|Room 14 (public)|
|6||Environment, Transport and Regional Affairs: Environment Sub-Committee||9.45 a.m.
|Room 16 (private)|
|7||Public Administration||9.45 a.m.
|Room 6 (private)|
|8||Deregulation||10.00 a.m.||Room 20 (private)|
|9||Environmental Audit||10.15 a.m.
|Room 19 (private)|
|10||Foreign Affairs||10.00 a.m.
|Room 15 (private)|
|Room 21 (private)|
|12||Home Affairs||10.15 a.m.
|Room 8 (private)|
|13||Standards and Privileges||10.30 a.m.||Room 13 (private)|
|14||Welsh Affairs||11.00 a.m.||Room 18 (private)|
|15||Education and Employment||3.00 p.m.||Room 6 (private)|
|16||Finance and Services||4.30 p.m.||Room 13 (private)|
|17||Administration||5.00 p.m.||Room 15 (private)|
Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments
|Room 7 (private)|
|19||Parliamentary Privilege||10.30 a.m.||Room 4 (private)|
|20||Statutory Instruments||4.15 p.m.||Room 7 (public)|
|1 ||Mr Ian Cawsey (Brigg and Goole): To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if he will publish the guidance which will be given to governors concerning the assessment of the suitability of eligible prisoners for home detention curfew.|
|2 ||Mr Andrew Dismore (Hendon): To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what response he has made to the Football Task Force report into racism in football.|
|3 ||Mr Kevin Barron (Rother Valley): To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions, what representations he has received on the Government's proposals for implementing the requirements of the amended Environmental Impact Assessment Directive (97/11/EC); and if he will make a statement.|
|4 ||Mr Kevin Barron (Rother Valley): To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions, when the research report on Inclusive Regeneration: Local Authorities' Corporate Strategies for Tackling Disadvantage will be published.|
|5 ||Paul Flynn (Newport West): To ask the Secretary of State for Wales, when he will announce the members of the assessment panel for the design competition for the new National Assembly for Wales building.|
|6 ||Paul Flynn (Newport West): To ask the Secretary of State for Wales, what estimates he has made of the costs of providing temporary accommodation for the Welsh Assembly at (a) City Hall and (b) Crickhowell House.|
|7 ||Mr Peter Bradley (The Wrekin): To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, what plans he has to review approvals of pesticides; and if he will make a statement.|
|8 ||Mr Jonathan R. Shaw (Chatham and Aylesford): To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, when he plans to implement measures to ensure that an economic link exists between UK-flagged vessels and the fishing communities in the UK intending to benefit from quotas allocated to the UK under the Common Fisheries Policy; and if he will make a statement.|
|9 ||Mr Ernie Ross (Dundee West): To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland, what recommendations he has received following the review he established into the operations of the Students Awards Agency for Scotland; and if he will make a statement.|
|10 ||Dr Alan Whitehead (Southampton, Test): To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions, what targets he has set for the Maritime and Coastguard Agency.|
|11 ||Mr John Heppell (Nottingham East): To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, if he has made a decision on the future of the Security Facilities Executive.|
|12 ||Mr Stephen Timms (East Ham): To ask the President of the Board of Trade, what steps she is taking to monitor and assess the United Kingdom's progress in the uptake of information and communication technologies in the United Kingdom compared with other countries.|
|13 ||Mr Christopher Leslie (Shipley): To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions, what plans his Department has to expand on previous guidance on the application of Articles 6(3) and (4) of the Habitats Directive to sites which have been submitted to the European Commission as candidate special areas of conservation under the Habitats Directive and classified as special protection areas under the Birds Directive.|
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