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Order of Business Friday 17th November 2000

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Notes:
* 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.
Timings are indicative only.


At 9.30 a.m      Prayers
Afterwards

Main Business

+  1   

ADJOURNMENT    [Until 2.30 p.m.]

The Prime Minister

        That this House do now adjourn.

        Proposed subject for debate: Embryology.

Debate may continue until 2.30 p.m.

+  2   

BUSINESS OF THE HOUSE    [No debate after 2.30 p.m.]

Margaret Beckett

        That, at the sittings on Wednesday 22nd, Thursday 23rd and Monday 27th November, the Speaker shall not adjourn the House until any Message from the Lords shall be received.

If opposed, this item cannot be taken after 2.30 p.m.

+  3   

EUROPEAN SCRUTINY COMMITTEE    [No debate after 2.30 p.m.]

Mr Keith Bradley

        That Mr Owen Paterson be discharged from the European Scrutiny Committee and Miss Anne McIntosh be added to the Committee.

If opposed, this item cannot be taken after 2.30 p.m.

+  4   

NORTHERN IRELAND GRAND COMMITTEE    [No debate after 2.30 p.m.]

Mr Secretary Mandelson

        That—

    (1)    the matter of the Review of the future of the juvenile justice centre estate in Northern Ireland, published by the Northern Ireland Office in March 2000, being a matter exclusively relating to Northern Ireland, be referred to the Northern Ireland Grand Committee;

    (2)    the Committee shall meet at Westminster on Wednesday 29th November 2000 at 5.00 p.m.; and

    (3)    at that meeting the Committee shall consider the matter referred to it in paragraph (1) and the Chairman shall interrupt proceedings at 7.30 p.m.

If opposed, this item cannot be taken after 2.30 p.m.

At the end of the sitting:

  5   

ADJOURNMENT

        Proposed subject: Inflation indices and measurement errors in economic statistics (Mr Edward Davey).

        Debate may continue until 3.00 p.m. or for half an hour, whichever is later (Standing Order No. 11).


 
 

Written Questions tabled on Thursday 16th November for answer today++

1 Mr Roger Berry (Kingswood): To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment, when he plans to publish a final response to the report of the Disability Rights Task Force, `From Exclusion to Inclusion'.
( 139408 )
2 Mr Michael Clapham (Barnsley West and Penistone): To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment, what plans he has for the future development of the National Grid for Learning.
( 139409 )
3 Mr David Winnick (Walsall North): To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what arrangements he has made to carry out a quinquennial review of the Compensation Agency.
( 139442 )
4 Mr David Winnick (Walsall North): To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what arrangements he has made to carry out a quinquennial review of Forensic Science Northern Ireland.
( 139443 )
5 Gillian Merron (Lincoln): To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what arrangements he has put in place to deal with applications for financing under the European Refugee Fund.
( 139444 )
6 Mr Ian Stewart (Eccles): To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer what proposals he has to amend the Inland Revenue Departmental Expenditure Limit and running costs limit for 2000-01.
( 139445 )
7 Dr Ian Gibson (Norwich North): To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what action he intends to take in respect of electronically monitored curfew orders for 10 to 15 year olds following the pilots in Greater Manchester and Norfolk.
( 139446 )
8 Mr Terry Davis (Birmingham, Hodge Hill): To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security, when the Benefits Agency will have fully recovered from the effects of the delayed implementation of the NIRS2 computer; and if he will make a statement.
( 139571 )
9 Joan Ruddock (Lewisham, Deptford): To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will publish the Government response to the Science and Technology Committee 6th Report of Session 1999-2000, HC723, on Cancer Research; and if he will make a statement.
( 139648 )



 

 
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