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Order Paper Monday 21 July 1997

Here you can browse the House of Commons Order Paper (No. 46) for Monday 21 July 1997.


No. 46 MONDAY 21ST JULY 1997 999
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 Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department, will start not later than 3.15 p.m.

*1 Ms Hazel Blears (Salford):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what assessment he has made of the long-term value of the millennium projects.
7496
*2 Mr Ronnie Fearn (Southport):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, if he will make a statement on plans to encourage local authorities to sell minor works of art, purchased by past local authorities, which have not been on public display for over 20 years.
7497
*3 Mr Dennis Skinner (Bolsover):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, how much has been allocated by the Millennium Commission to projects to mark the millennium.
7498
*4 Yvette Cooper (Pontefract and Castleford):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what assessment he has made of the role of museums in preserving the industrial heritage.
7499
*5 Mrs Theresa May (Maidenhead):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, if he will make a statement on the British Academy of Sport.
7501
*6 Mr Jim Cunningham (Coventry South):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, if he will make a statement on the progress made by the Film Review Group.
7502
*7 Mr Michael Fabricant (Lichfield):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, when he next plans to meet cable television operators to discuss their future expansion plans.
7503
*8 Mr Roger Gale (North Thanet):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, if he will make a statement on the regulations governing media ownership.
7504
*9 Ms Dari Taylor (Stockton South):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what plans he has to reform the National Lottery.
7505
*10 Mr Christopher Fraser (Mid Dorset and North Poole):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what representations he has received concerning the ITC and digital television; and if he will make a statement.
7506
*11 Mr Vernon Coaker (Gedling):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what plans he has to assist the campaign to host the soccer World Cup in England in 2006.
7507
*12 Ms Rosie Winterton (Doncaster Central):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what plans he has to meet the Chair and Director of the Yorkshire and Humberside Regional Arts Board to discuss the development of the arts in their region.
7508
*13 Mr David Hinchliffe (Wakefield):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what proposals he has to assist sports other than Association Football to improve grounds and stadia.
7509
*14 Mr Tony McNulty (Harrow East):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what plans he has to enable greater access to the arts.
7510
*15 Maria Fyfe (Glasgow, Maryhill):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what plans he has to reform the National Lottery.
7511
*16 Mr Nigel Waterson (Eastbourne):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what plans he has to re-introduce section 4 grants in England.
7512
*17 Mr Jon Trickett (Hemsworth):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what plans he has to promote the British film industry.
7513
*18 Mr Norman Baker (Lewes):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what recent representations he has received in respect of the Millennium Dome.
7514
*19 Mr Austin Mitchell (Great Grimsby):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, when he next intends to meet the Chairman of the BBC Governors to discuss the 24-hour news channel.
7515
*20 Mr Michael Jack (Fylde):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, if he will make a statement on his Department's support for sand yachting.
7516
*21 Lorna Fitzsimons (Rochdale):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what plans he has for supporting millennium events in the regions.
7517
*22 Ms Jennifer Jones (Wolverhampton South West):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, how much has been allocated by the Millennium Commission to projects to mark the millennium.
7518
*23 Sir Sydney Chapman (Chipping Barnet):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what further initiatives he intends to take to conserve and enhance the nation's architectural heritage.
7519
*24 Mrs Betty Williams (Conwy):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what plans he has to review the terms of the National Lottery operator's licence.
7520
*25 Mr John Gunnell (Morley and Rothwell):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what representations he has received in respect of ballroom dancing being given Olympic recognition.
7521
*26 Mr David Hanson (Delyn):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what plans he has to stimulate the British film industry.
7522
*27 Mr David Borrow (South Ribble):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, if he will make a statement on his Department's plans to assist the United Kingdom film industry.
7524
*28 Mr Tom Pendry (Stalybridge and Hyde):    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, pursuant to the oral statement by the Minister for Sport of 27th June, Official Report, column 1127, what progress has been made on the creation of a task force for football; and what its remit will be.
7525

Questions to the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department will start not later than 3.15 p.m.

*29 Mr Michael Fabricant (Lichfield):    To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department, what is his policy in respect of public defenders.
7528
*30 Mr Andrew Stunell (Hazel Grove):    To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department, what measures he proposes to reduce delays in the criminal justice system; and if he will make a statement.
7530
*31 Mr Nick Hawkins (Surrey Heath):    To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department, what is his Department's policy towards the recommendations contained in the Woolf Report on Civil Justice.
7531
*32 Mr Norman Baker (Lewes):    To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department, if he will extend the provision of legal aid to cover defence from libel actions.
7532
*33 Mr Simon Burns (West Chelmsford):    To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department, if he will make a statement on the number of magistrates' courts in the county of Essex.
7533
*34 Mr John Greenway (Ryedale):    To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department, what assessment he has made of the additional sums his Department will need to implement his proposals to incorporate the European Convention on Human Rights into domestic law.
7534
*35 Mr Nicholas Soames (Mid Sussex):    To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department, what plans he has for the reorganisation of magistrates' courts in West Sussex.
7536
*36 Mr Humfrey Malins (Woking):    To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department, when he expects to announce changes in legal aid for immigration work.
7538
*37 Mr Huw Edwards (Monmouth):    To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department, if an appeal has been lodged against the proposed closure of Monmouth Magistrates' Court.
7539
*38 Mr Bill O'Brien (Normanton):    To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department, if he will make a statement on his Department's criteria relating to the merger of magistrates' courts.
7540


ORDERS OF THE DAY AND NOTICES OF MOTIONS

Those marked thus * are Government Orders of the Day

*1 EDUCATION (STUDENT LOANS) BILL:    Second Reading.
2 EDUCATION (STUDENT LOANS) BILL [MONEY]: Queen's Recommendation signified.
Dawn Primarolo
        That for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Education (Student Loans) Bill, it is expedient to authorise the payment out of money provided by Parliament of any increase attributable to the Act--
          (a) in the sums required by the Secretary of State for making payments under the Education (Student Loans) Act 1990;
          (b) in the expenses of the Secretary of State under that Act.
           To be decided forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 52(1)(a).
3 HOUSING
Mr Secretary Prescott
        That the draft Allocation of Housing (Reasonable and Additional Preference) Regulations 1997, which were laid before this House on 26th June, be approved.
          To be decided forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 118(6).
4 NORTHERN IRELAND
Secretary Marjorie Mowlam
        That the draft Commissioner for Complaints (Amendment) (Northern Ireland) Order 1997, which was laid before this House on 7th July, be approved.
          To be decided forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 118(6).
5 HEALTH
Mr John McWilliam, on behalf of the Committee of Selection
        That Mr Peter Brooke be discharged from the Health Committee and that Mr Robert Walter be added to the Committee.
          On the Motion for the Adjournment of the House under Standing Order No. 9 Dr Alan Whitehead proposes to raise the subject of the governance of higher education institutions.

COMMITTEES
STANDING COMMITTEE
1 Standing Committee A 10.30 a.m. Room 10 (public)
4.30 p.m.
        Further to consider the Finance Bill (Except Clauses Nos. 1, 15, 17 and 19).
    
SELECT COMMITTEES
2 Modernisation of the House of Commons 6.00 p.m. Room 21 (private)
3 Treasury 3.15 p.m. Room 8 (private)
3.30 p.m. (public)
        Subject: Budgetary and monetary issues.
        Witnesses: Mr Roger Bootle, Mr Gavyn Davies, Mr Bill Martin and Mr Martin Weale.
[The decision of a Committee to sit in public may be rescinded without notice.]

 
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