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|Order of Business Tuesday 20th April 1999
Here you can browse the House of Commons Order of Business for Tuesday 20 April 1999.
* 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|
|*1||Ms Oona King (Bethnal Green and Bow): When he next plans to meet his European counterparts to discuss developments in Kosovo.|
|*2||Ms Claire Ward (Watford): What progress is being made on the negotiations for the enlargement of the European Union.|
|*3||Ms Margaret Moran (Luton South): What assessment his Department has made of future relations between India and Pakistan; and if he will make a statement.|
|*4||Mr Win Griffiths (Bridgend): What discussions he has had on the proposals of the Berlin European Council on EU enlargement.|
|*5||David Taylor (North West Leicestershire): If he will make a statement on his policy towards the future status of East Timor.|
|*6||Mr Bob Blizzard (Waveney): If he will make a statement on the future role of the European Commission.|
|*7||Mr Phil Sawford (Kettering): What discussions he has had on corpus juris; and if he will make a statement.|
|*8||Mr Iain Coleman (Hammersmith and Fulham): If he will make a statement on the UK's relations with Libya.|
|*9||Mr Russell Brown (Dumfries): If he will make a statement on the UK's relations with Libya.|
|*10||Mrs Ann Cryer (Keighley): If he will make a statement on the declaration on the Middle East peace process at the Berlin European Council.|
|*11||Mr John Bercow (Buckingham): If he will make a statement on the appointment of the new President of the European Commission.|
|*12||Mr Neil Gerrard (Walthamstow): What assessment he has made of the current situation regarding the Middle East peace process.|
|*13||Helen Jones (Warrington North): When he next plans to meet the UN Secretary General to discuss the handover of the Libyan Lockerbie suspects.|
|*14||Dr Howard Stoate (Dartford): If he will make a statement on the outcome of the Berlin European Council.|
|*15||Dr Nick Palmer (Broxtowe): If he will make a statement on the situation in Kosovo.|
|*16||Mr Ernie Ross (Dundee West): If he will make a statement on progress with the Middle East peace process.|
|*17||Mr Brian White (North East Milton Keynes): What instructions he has given to posts abroad in relation to policy on environmental protection.|
|*18||Jane Griffiths (Reading East): What plans the Government has to make a statement on the Armenian genocide.|
|*19||Dr Norman A. Godman (Greenock and Inverclyde): When he last met his colleagues from other member states of the European Union, to discuss matters relating to the current political and military circumstances in Kosovo.|
|*20||Bob Russell (Colchester): When he plans to introduce legislation to restore full British citizenship to the people of St Helena.|
|*21||Dr Evan Harris (Oxford West and Abingdon): On what basis he determines the charges for processing visa applications in overseas consulates and embassies.|
|*22||Mr Barry Sheerman (Huddersfield): What new steps he is taking to improve communication between the national parliaments of Europe.|
|*23||Mr John Wilkinson (Ruislip-Northwood): How many ministers of the Government of Chile have visited his Department since 2nd May 1997.|
|*24||Fiona Mactaggart (Slough): If he will make a statement on UK relations with Pakistan.|
|*25||Mr Kevin Barron (Rother Valley): If he will make a statement on the outcome of the negotiations on Agenda 2000 relating to enlargement.|
|*26||Mr Paul Goggins (Wythenshawe and Sale East): What representations he has made to the Colombian Government with regard to displaced people.|
|*27||Mr Jon Trickett (Hemsworth): If he will make a statement on the action proposed to be taken by the European Union as a result of the declaration on the Middle East peace process at the Berlin European Council.|
|*28||Mr Laurence Robertson (Tewkesbury): What discussions he has had with the Foreign Minister of Russia regarding the situation in Kosovo.|
|*29||Mrs Louise Ellman (Liverpool, Riverside): What assessment he has made of the role of the EU in assisting a negotiated settlement in the Middle East.|
|*30||Mr Tam Dalyell (Linlithgow): Pursuant to his oral Answer of 16th March, Official Report, column 869, on Iraq, if he will define the humanitarian objectives of the no-fly zones.|
|*31||Mr Christopher Gill (Ludlow): What assessment he has made of the disciplinary procedures applicable to employees of the European Commission.|
|*32||Ms Ruth Kelly (Bolton West): What recent discussions he has had with his European counterparts about institutional reform of the European Union.|
|*33||Mr Richard Burden (Birmingham, Northfield): If he will make a statement on the declaration on the Middle East peace process at the Berlin Summit.|
|*34||Mr Ian Bruce (South Dorset): If he will make a statement on Her Majesty's Government's relations with the new government in Nigeria.|
|*35||Bridget Prentice (Lewisham East): When he next plans to meet European counterparts to discuss developments in Kosovo.|
|*36||Mr Gerry Sutcliffe (Bradford South): If he will make a statement on the funding of the BBC World Service during (a) 1999-2000, (b) 2000-01 and (c) 2001-02.|
|*37||Dr Tony Wright (Cannock Chase): If he will make a statement on progress with the establishment of an international criminal court.|
|At 3.30 p.m.||Private Notice Questions (if any)
Ministerial Statements (if any)
|1||FREEDOM OF TAX INFORMATION [Up to 20 minutes]|
|Mr Tim Loughton
|+ 2||FINANCE BILL: Second Reading. [Until any hour]|
|Mr Paddy Ashdown|
Mr A. J. Beith
Mr Malcolm Bruce
Dr Vincent Cable
Mr Edward Davey
Mr Paul Tyler
|Mr William Hague|
Mr Francis Maude
Mr David Heathcoat-Amory
Mr John Whittingdale
Mr Nick Gibb
Mr James Arbuthnot
|Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer [Up to 20 minutes]|
|+ 3||LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE [No debate]|
|Mr Secretary Dobson
|+ 4||LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE [No debate]|
|Mr Secretary Dobson
|+ 5||LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE [No debate]|
|Mr Secretary Dobson
|+ 6||EDUCATION [No debate]|
|Mr Secretary Michael
|+ 7||EDUCATION [No debate]|
|Mr Secretary Blunkett
|At the end of the sitting:|
|1||Standing Committee A||10.30 a.m.||Room 11 (public)|
|2||Standing Committee D||10.30 a.m.
|Room 10 (public)|
|3||Special Standing Committee||10.30 a.m.
|Room 9 (public)|
|4||Deregulation||10.00 a.m.||Room 20 (private)|
|5||Environmental Audit||10.00 a.m.
|Room 21 (private)|
|6||Foreign Affairs||10.00 a.m.
|Room 16 (private)|
|7||Northern Ireland Affairs||
|8||Home Affairs||10.15 a.m.
|Room 15 (private)|
|9||Public Administration||10.15 a.m.
|Room 19 (private)|
|10||Trade and Industry||10.15 a.m.
|Room 8 (private)|
|11||International Development||10.30 a.m.
|Room 6 (private)|
|Room 5 (private)|
|13||Welsh Affairs||10.30 a.m.||Room 17 (private)|
|14||Northern Ireland Affairs||
|15||Administration||3.30 p.m.||Room 13 (private)|
|16||Education and Employment||3.45 p.m.||Room 18 (private)|
|17||Agriculture||4.30 p.m.||Room 20 (private)|
|18||Defence, Foreign Affairs, International Development and Trade and Industry||5.00 p.m.||Room 15 (private)|
|19||Statutory Instruments||Immediately after the meeting
of the Joint
|Room 7 (private)|
|20||Financial Services and Markets||3.30 p.m.||Room 3A (private)|
|21||Statutory Instruments||4.15 p.m.||Room 7 (private)|
|1 ||Mr Alan Johnson (Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle): To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what steps have been taken by the UK and the EU to implement the suspension of UN sanctions against Libya; and if he will make a statement.|
|2 ||Mr Robin Corbett (Birmingham, Erdington): To ask the Prime Minister, what changes he has made in the composition of the Political Honours Scrutiny Committee.|
|3 ||Ms Dari Taylor (Stockton South): To ask the President of the Council, what information the Government will be giving to the general public about the millennium bug; and if she will make a statement.|
|4 ||Mr Jeff Ennis (Barnsley East and Mexborough): To ask the President of the Board of Trade, what progress is being made by UK offshore oil and gas producers and oil companies to deal with the millennium bug; and what measures have been taken by his Department to ensure the security of concessionary coal supplies over this period.|
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