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|Order of Business
Tuesday 30th November 1999
Here you can browse the House of Commons Order of Business for Tuesday 30 November 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||Mr John Healey (Wentworth): If he will make a statement on the Government's proposals for determining the SSA settlement for local authorities for 2000-01.|
|*2||Ms Margaret Moran (Luton South): If he will make a statement on the progress of the New Deal for Communities in Luton.|
|*3||Mr Andrew Dismore (Hendon): If he will make a statement on protection of the green belt in Mill Hill and Totteridge Valley.|
|*4||Mr Andrew F. Bennett (Denton and Reddish): If he will make a statement about parks.|
|*5||Mr Tom Levitt (High Peak): What measures the Government is taking to promote increased accessibility of housing for the elderly and disabled.|
|*6||Mr Harry Barnes (North East Derbyshire): What representations he has received concerning the operation of bus services in North Eastern Derbyshire; and if he will make a statement.|
|*7||Mr David Ruffley (Bury St. Edmunds): What representations he has received regarding the level of business rates.|
|*8||Mr Tim Boswell (Daventry): What steps he is taking to cut the costs of auditing the accounts of parish councils.|
|*9||Mr David Heath (Somerton and Frome): What his policy is on supporting rural rail services.|
|*10||Mr David Kidney (Stafford): What progress he has made in establishing regional Eurostar services north of London.|
|*11||Mr Bob Blizzard (Waveney): If he will make a statement on the future of parish councils.|
|*12||Mr Ernie Ross (Dundee West): What assessment he has made of local strategies for regional development.|
|*13||Dr Alan Whitehead (Southampton, Test): What impact the establishment of the South East Economic Development Agency has had on the South East Region.|
|*14||Norman Baker (Lewes): What steps he is taking to encourage train operating companies to reduce fare levels.|
|*15||Fiona Mactaggart (Slough): What assessment he has made of the impact of the M4 bus lane on average journey times.|
|*16||Dr Ian Gibson (Norwich North): When the Cleaner Vehicles Task Force is expected to issue a report on its findings.|
|*17||Mr Geraint Davies (Croydon Central): What progress has been made in the development of local transport plans by local authorities.|
|*18||Mr Brian Jenkins (Tamworth): If he will make a statement on the impact on road safety of the introduction of 20 mph zones.|
|*19||Mr Colin Breed (South East Cornwall): What plans he has to alleviate traffic congestion problems in Dobwalls, South East Cornwall.|
|*20||Mr Hilton Dawson (Lancaster and Wyre): What assessment he has made of the strategy for regional development in the North West.|
|*21||Dr George Turner (North West Norfolk): If he will make a statement on his plans for further millennium villages.|
|*22||Mr Eric Illsley (Barnsley Central): When he expects to make an announcement regarding increasing the number of transatlantic air routes from Heathrow Airport.|
|*23||Dr Brian Iddon (Bolton South East): What plans he has to encourage the use of cleaner fuels.|
|*24||Ms Jackie Lawrence (Preseli Pembrokeshire): What plans he has to introduce legislation on maximum passenger numbers in railway carriages for safety reasons.|
|*25||Valerie Davey (Bristol West): What assessment he has made of the impact of best value on the provision of local services to the public.|
|*26||Mrs Virginia Bottomley (South West Surrey): What plans he has to visit the A3 at Hindhead to discuss environmental safety and economic issues.|
|*27||Mr Jim Dobbin (Heywood and Middleton): What effect pricing levels set by OFWAT for 2000-2005 will have on the cost of services to consumers.|
|*28||Mr Oliver Heald (North East Hertfordshire): How he intends to proceed with his plans for an integrated transport strategy; and if he will make a statement.|
|*29||Mrs Helen Brinton (Peterborough): How the Government plans to strengthen the protection of sites of special scientific interest.|
|*30||Mr Phil Sawford (Kettering): What plans he has to promote less polluting types of fuel.|
|*31||Mr Gareth R. Thomas (Harrow West): What action he is taking to encourage the refurbishment of rail stations.|
|*32||Mr Gordon Prentice (Pendle): What powers he has to prevent the dumping in rural areas of worn-out tractors and other agricultural vehicles.|
|*33||Miss Anne McIntosh (Vale of York): What assessment he has made of the operation of London Underground's current safety regime.|
|*34||Ms Ruth Kelly (Bolton West): If he will make a statement on the impact of the Regional Development Agency in the North West.|
|*35||Helen Jackson (Sheffield, Hillsborough): If he will make a statement on the progress of the New Deal for Communities in Sheffield.|
|At 3.30 p.m.||Private Notice Questions (if any)
Ministerial Statements (if any)
|+ 1||WELSH GRAND COMMITTEE [No debate]|
Mr Secretary Murphy
|+ 2||REPRESENTATION OF THE PEOPLE BILL: Second Reading. [Until 10.00 p.m.]|
|Mr William Hague|
Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr John Greenway
Mr David Lidington
Mr Nigel Evans
Mr James Arbuthnot
|+ 3||REPRESENTATION OF THE PEOPLE BILL [MONEY]: Queen's Recommendation signified. [No debate]|
|Mr Stephen Timms
|+ 4||NORTHERN IRELAND [Up to 1.5 hours]|
|Mr Secretary Mandelson
|+ 5||WELSH GRAND COMMITTEE [No debate]|
Mr Secretary Murphy
|At the end of the sitting:|
|1||Standing Committee A||10.30 a.m.
|Room 10 (public)|
|2||First Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation||4.30 p.m.||Room 9 (public)|
|3||Environment, Transport and Regional Affairs: Environment Sub-Committee||9.45 a.m.
|Room 16 (private)|
|Room 20 (private)|
|5||Culture, Media and Sport||10.00 a.m.||Room 8 (public)|
|6||Environmental Audit||10.00 a.m.
|Room 19 (private)|
|7||International Development||10.00 a.m.||Room 5 (private)|
|8||Home Affairs||10.15 a.m.
|Room 15 (private)|
|9||Public Administration||10.30 a.m.
|Room 21 (private)|
|10||Standards and Privileges||10.30 a.m.||Room 13 (private)|
|Room 6 (private)|
|12||Welsh Affairs||10.30 a.m.||Room 17 (private)|
|13||Education and Employment Committee||3.45 p.m.||Room 18 (private)|
|14||Foreign Affairs||3.45 p.m.
|Room 15 (private)|
|15||Public Administration||3.45 p.m.
|Room 21 (private)|
|Room 8 (private)|
|17||Administration||5.00 p.m.||Room 17 (private)|
|18||Statutory Instruments||Immediately after the meeting of the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments||Room 7 (private)|
|19||Joint Committee on a Special Procedure Order||10.30 a.m.
|Room 4 (public)|
|20||Statutory Instruments||4.15 p.m.||Room 7 (private)|
|1 ||Mr Stephen Pound (Ealing North): To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, if he will make a statement on the approval of an export licence for the supply of one Bedford truck to ACORD.|
|2 ||Ms Dari Taylor (Stockton South): To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, if he will make a statement on the review of the information available on the chemical warfare mental incapacitants known as Agent 15.|
|3 ||Caroline Flint (Don Valley): To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions, what progress has been made by the Peat Working Group.|
|4 ||Mr Michael Foster (Worcester): To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions, if he will provide financial assistance to Worcester City Council under the Bellwin Scheme for costs incurred following the severe flooding in the area between 27th October and 3rd November 1998.|
|5 ||Mrs Diana Organ (Forest of Dean): To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions, if he will provide financial assistance to Herefordshire District Council under the Bellwin Scheme for costs incurred following the severe flooding in the area on three occasions during 1998-99.|
|6 ||Mrs Helen Brinton (Peterborough): To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, who has awarded the contract to conduct the research into stipendiary and lay magistrates by the Lord Chancellor's Department.|
|7 ||Mrs Helen Brinton (Peterborough): To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what objectives he will be determining for policing in 2000-01.|
|8 ||Mrs Helen Brinton (Peterborough): To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if he will make a statement on the achievements of staff in the Immigration and Nationality Directorate over the past year.|
|9 ||Mr Phil Woolas (Oldham East and Saddleworth): To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions, when he intends to publish the Government's reply to the Environment, Transport and Regional Affairs Committee's report into aviation safety published on 21st July.|
|10 ||Gillian Merron (Lincoln): To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security, when he intends to respond to the report of the Social Security Select Committee, The 1999 Child Support White Paper [HC 798].|
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