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Tuesday 17 Feb 1998

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Column: 875

Oral Answers to Questions [17 Feb 1998]

SCOTLAND [17 Feb 1998]

Common Fisheries Policy [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gray -- Common Fisheries Policy [17 Feb 1998]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Scotland (Mr. Calum Macdonald)

Mr. Gray

Mr. Macdonald

Mr. Godman

Column: 876

Mr. Macdonald

Sir Robert Smith

Mr. Macdonald

Mr. Ancram

Mr. Macdonald

Agriculture Industry [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Russell Brown -- Agriculture Industry [17 Feb 1998]

The Secretary of State for Scotland (Mr. Donald Dewar)

Mr. Brown

Column: 877

Mr. Dewar

Mr. Charles Kennedy

Mr. Dewar

Dr. Fox

Mr. Dewar

Column: 878

Mr. David Stewart

Mr. Dewar

Local Government Finance [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Letwin -- Local Government Finance [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Mr. Letwin

Mr. Dewar

Mr. Maxton

Mr. Dewar

Ms Roseanna Cunningham

Column: 879

Mr. Dewar

Mr. Savidge

Mr. Dewar

Mr. Kirkwood

Mr. Dewar

Scottish Parliament [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Salmond -- Scottish Parliament [17 Feb 1998]

The Minister for Home Affairs and Devolution, Scottish Office (Mr. Henry McLeish)

Column: 880

Mr. Salmond

Mr. McLeish

Mr. Eric Clarke

Mr. McLeish

Mr. Ancram

Mr. McLeish

Column: 881

Mrs. Ewing -- Scottish Parliament [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Mrs. Ewing

Mr. Dewar

Mr. Wallace

Mr. Dewar

Mr. Ancram

Column: 882

Mr. Dewar

Higher Education [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Donohoe -- Higher Education [17 Feb 1998]

The Minister for Education and Industry, Scottish Office (Mr. Brian Wilson)

Mr. Donohoe

Mr. Wilson

Mrs. Laing

Mr. Wilson

Mr. Gray

Mr. Wilson

Column: 883

Mr. Davidson

Mr. Wilson

Mr. Welsh

Mr. Wilson

Mr. Alexander

Mr. Wilson

Mr. Gorrie

Column: 884

Mr. Wilson

Primary Schools (Language Tuition) [17 Feb 1998]

Ms Squire -- Primary Schools (Language Tuition) [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Wilson

Ms Squire

Mr. Wilson

Mrs. Ray Michie

Column: 885

Mr. Wilson

Mr. Connarty

Mr. Wilson

Miss McIntosh

Mr. Wilson

Local Government (Best Value Scheme) [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Doran -- Local Government (Best Value Scheme) [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Column: 886

Mr. Doran

Mr. Dewar

Mr. Ian Bruce

Mr. Dewar

Millennium Link [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Canavan -- Millennium Link [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. McLeish

Mr. Canavan

Column: 887

Mr. McLeish

Electronic Tagging [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Browne -- Electronic Tagging [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. McLeish

Mr. Browne

Mr. McLeish

Mr. Wray

Madam Speaker

Column: 888

Mr. Wray

Mr. McLeish

LORD CHANCELLOR'S DEPARTMENT [17 Feb 1998]

Queen's Counsel [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mullin -- Queen's Counsel [17 Feb 1998]

The Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department (Mr. Geoffrey Hoon)

Mr. Mullin

Mr. Hoon

Mr. Ian Bruce

Mr. Hoon

Column: 889

Convention on the Abduction of Children [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gareth Thomas -- Convention on the Abduction of Children [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Mr. Thomas

Mr. Hoon

Legal Aid [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gale -- Legal Aid [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Mr. Gale

Mr. Hoon

Column: 890

Mr. Skinner

Mr. Hoon

Mr. Burnett

Mr. Hoon

Mr. Waterson

Mr. Hoon

Mr. Gerald Howarth -- Legal Aid [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Mr. Howarth

Column: 891

Mr. Hoon

Rev. Martin Smyth

Mr. Hoon

Legal Profession (Tax Treatment) [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. John M. Taylor -- Legal Profession (Tax Treatment) [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Mr. Taylor

Mr. Hoon

Mortgage Repossessions [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Kidney -- Mortgage Repossessions [17 Feb 1998]

Column: 892

Mr. Hoon

Mr. Kidney

Mr. Hoon

Public Records [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Baker -- Public Records [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Mr. Baker

Mr. Hoon

Law Centres [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Goggins -- Law Centres [17 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Column: 893

Mr. Goggins

Column: 894

Mr. Hoon

Column: 893

Column: 895

Human Rights Bill [17 Feb 1998]

3.31 pm
Mr. Ian Bruce (South Dorset)

Madam Speaker

Column: 896

School Buses (Safety) [17 Feb 1998]

3.32 pm
Mr. Malcolm Bruce (Gordon)

Column: 897

Column: 898

Column: 899

Iraq [17 Feb 1998]

Madam Speaker

3.41 pm
The Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs (Mr. Robin Cook)

Column: 900

Mr. Tam Dalyell (Linlithgow)

Mr. Cook

Column: 901

Mr. Alex Salmond (Banff and Buchan)

Mr. Cook

Mr. Chris Mullin (Sunderland, South)

Mr. Cook

Mr. Mullin

Mr. Cook

Mr. Jeremy Corbyn (Islington, North)

Mr. Cook

Column: 902

Mr. Bernie Grant (Tottenham)

Column: 903

Mr. Cook

Mr. Tony Benn (Chesterfield)

Mr. Cook

Mr. Michael Colvin (Romsey)

Mr. Cook

Column: 904

Mr. Corbyn

Mr. Cook

Mr. Corbyn

Mr. Cook

Mr. Nicholas Soames (Mid-Sussex)

Mr. Cook

Column: 905

Column: 906

Dr. Jenny Tonge (Richmond Park)

Mr. Cook

Mr. George Galloway (Glasgow, Kelvin)

Mr. Cook

Mr. Galloway

Mr. Cook

Column: 907

4.14 pm
Mr. Michael Howard (Folkestone and Hythe)

Column: 908

Column: 909

Mr. Paul Flynn (Newport, West)

Mr. Howard

Mr. Rhodri Morgan (Cardiff, West)

Mr. Howard

Column: 910

Mr. Dalyell

Mr. Howard

Column: 911

Mr. Gordon Prentice (Pendle)

Mr. Howard

Mr. Galloway

Column: 912

Mr. Howard

Mr. Gerald Kaufman (Manchester, Gorton)

Mr. Howard

4.34 pm
Mr. John Major (Huntingdon)

Column: 913

Column: 914

Column: 915

Mr. Dalyell

Mr. Major

Column: 916

Ann Clwyd (Cynon Valley)

Mr. Major

4.51 pm
Mr. Gerald Kaufman (Manchester, Gorton)

Column: 917

Column: 918

Mr. David Winnick (Walsall, North)

Mr. Kaufman

Column: 919

5.6 pm
Mr. Menzies Campbell (North-East Fife)

Column: 920

Column: 921

Mr. Andrew Robathan (Blaby)

Mr. Campbell

Column: 922

Mr. Dale Campbell-Savours (Workington)

Mr. Campbell

Ms Diane Abbott (Hackney, North and Stoke Newington)

Mr. Campbell

Column: 923

Mr. Robert Marshall-Andrews (Medway)

Mr. Campbell

Column: 924

Mr. Deputy Speaker (Mr. Michael J. Martin)

5.26 pm
Mr. Tony Benn (Chesterfield)

Column: 925

Mr. Donald Anderson (Swansea, East)

Mr. Benn

Several hon. Members

Mr. Benn

Column: 926

Column: 927

Column: 928

5.42 pm
Mr. Tom King (Bridgwater)

Column: 929

Column: 930

Mrs. Alice Mahon (Halifax)

Mr. King

Column: 931

Column: 932

5.59 pm
Mr. Bruce George (Walsall, South)

Column: 933

Column: 934

Mr. Dalyell

Mr. George

Column: 935

Mr. Galloway

Mr. George

6.18 pm
Mr. Nicholas Soames (Mid-Sussex)

Column: 936

Column: 937

Column: 938

6.29 pm
Mr. George Galloway (Glasgow, Kelvin)

Column: 939

Column: 940

Column: 941

The Secretary of State for Defence (Mr. George Robertson)

Mr. Galloway

6.44 pm
Mr. Alan Clark (Kensington and Chelsea)

Column: 942

Column: 943

6.50 pm
Mr. Donald Anderson (Swansea, East)

Column: 944

Mr. Corbyn

Mr. Anderson

Mr. Corbyn

Mr. Anderson

Mr. Corbyn

Column: 945

Mr. Anderson

Mr. Allan Rogers (Rhondda)

Mr. Deputy Speaker

Mr. Anderson

Column: 946

Several hon. Members

Mr. Deputy Speaker

7.3 pm
Sir Geoffrey Johnson Smith (Wealden)

Column: 947

Column: 948

7.12 pm
Ann Clwyd (Cynon Valley)

Column: 949

Column: 950

Mr. Deputy Speaker

7.22 pm
Mr. Andrew Robathan (Blaby)

Column: 951

Mr. Salmond

Mr. Robathan

Mr. Salmond

Mr. Robathan

Column: 952

Column: 953

7.32 pm
Mr. Tam Dalyell (Linlithgow)

Column: 954

Column: 955

7.41 pm
Sir Raymond Whitney (Wycombe)

Column: 956

7.49 pm
Mr. David Winnick (Walsall, North)

Column: 957

Column: 958

Column: 959

Mr. Alex Salmond (Banff and Buchan)

Mr. Winnick

Mr. Salmond

Column: 960

Dr. Julian Lewis (New Forest, East)

Mr. Salmond

Column: 961

8.8 pm
Mr. Dale Campbell-Savours (Workington)

Column: 962

8.16 pm
Mr. Ieuan Wyn Jones (Ynys Mon)

Column: 963

Mr. Mike Gapes (Ilford, South)

Mr. Jones

Column: 964

8.26 pm
Mr. Harry Barnes (North-East Derbyshire)

Column: 965

Column: 966

Mr. Deputy Speaker (Sir Alan Haselhurst)

8.36 pm
Mr. Jonathan Sayeed (Mid-Bedfordshire)

Column: 967

8.43 pm
Mr. Ernie Ross (Dundee, West)

Column: 968

Mrs. Louise Ellman (Liverpool, Riverside)

Mr. Ross

Column: 969

Column: 970

Mr. Deputy Speaker

8.53 pm
Mr. Crispin Blunt (Reigate)

Column: 971

Column: 972

9.2 pm
Dr. Stephen Ladyman (South Thanet)

Column: 973

Column: 974

9.10 pm
Mr. Keith Simpson (Mid-Norfolk)

Column: 975

Column: 976

9.17 pm
Sir George Young (North-West Hampshire)

Column: 977

Column: 978

Column: 979

Mr. James Gray (North Wiltshire)

Sir George Young

9.33 pm
The Secretary of State for Defence (Mr. George Robertson)

Column: 980

Column: 981

Mr. Galloway

Mr. Robertson

Mr. Frank Cook (Stockton, North)

Column: 982

Mr. Robertson

Mr. David Kidney (Stafford)

Mr. Robertson

Column: 983

Mr. Robathan

Mr. Robertson

Mr. Salmond

Mr. Robertson

Column: 984

Mr. Alan Simpson (Nottingham, South)

Mr. Robertson

Column: 985

Mr. Dalyell

Mr. Robertson

Mr. Robert N. Wareing (Liverpool, West Derby)

Mr. Robertson

Column: 986

Division No. 173 (Iraq) [17 Feb 1998]

Column: 989

Column: 990

Mr. Deputy Speaker (Sir Alan Haselhurst)

Column: 991

Gwent Tertiary College [17 Feb 1998]

10.16 pm
Mr. Llew Smith (Blaenau Gwent)

Column: 992

Mr. Lembit Öpik (Montgomeryshire)

Mr. Smith

Mr. Öpik

Mr. Smith

Column: 993

10.28 pm
Mr. Don Touhig (Islwyn)

Column: 994

Mr. Öpik

Mr. Touhig

Column: 995

10.36 pm
The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Wales (Mr. Peter Hain)

Column: 996

Column: 997

Column: 998

Mr. Llew Smith

Mr. Hain

Mr. Öpik

Mr. Hain


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