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Summary Agenda Tuesday 3rd April

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2.30 p.m. Prayers.
AfterwardsPrivate Business (without debate).
Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Scotland.
2.55 p.m. Oral Questions to the Advocate General for Scotland.
3.00 p.m. Oral Questions to the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department.
3.15 p.m. Oral Questions to the President of the Council.
3.30 p.m. Private Notice Questions, Ministerial Statements (if any).
AfterwardsPresentation of Bill (without debate).
Graffiti (Control)— Motion for leave to introduce a Bill under the Ten minute rule (Dr Jenny Tonge) (for up to 20 minutes).
Business of the House (Motion) (may continue until any hour if the 10.00 p.m. Business Motion is agreed to).
International Criminal Court Bill [Lords]: Second Reading (may continue until 10.00 p.m.).
International Criminal Court Bill [Lords]: (Programme Motion) (for up to 45 minutes)—followed by Money resolution (without debate).
Christmas Day (Trading) Bill: (Money resolution) (for up to 45 minutes).
Statutory Instruments (Motions for approval) (without debate).
Adjournment (Easter) (Motion) (without debate).
At the end of the sittingAdjournment Debate: Motorway service stations (Mrs Caroline Spelman) (until 10.30 p.m. or for half an hour, whichever is later).

Sitting in Westminister Hall
Adjournment Debates:
9.30 a.m. Modernising Local Government Finance Green Paper (Mr Keith Darvill).
11.00 a.m. Standards of care in nursing and residential homes (Mr Simon Hughes).
12.30 p.m. State pension entitlement of British expatriates (Tom Cox).
1.00 p.m. Impact of the closure of local magistrates' courts on justice (Sir Peter Emery).
1.30 p.m. Government policy on bed and breakfast accommodation for families with children (Ms Oona King) (until 2.00 p.m.).


Under Standing Order No. 22(8), the Speaker has appointed the following dates for tabling of Questions for oral answer after the Easter adjournment.
Date of tablingDate for answerDepartments etc
Monday 2nd AprilMonday 23rd AprilDefence
Tuesday 3rd AprilTuesday 24th AprilEnvironment, Transport and the Regions
Wednesday 4th AprilWednesday 25th AprilInternational Development; Prime Minister
Thursday 5th AprilThursday 26th AprilEducation and Employment
Monday 9th AprilMonday 30th AprilCulture, Media and Sport; Church Commissioners
and Public Accounts Commission
Tuesday 10th AprilTuesday 1st MayForeign and Commonwealth Office
Monday 23rd AprilWednesday 2nd MayMinister for the Cabinet Office; Prime Minister
Thursday 3rd MayTrade and Industry


The latest time for tabling a Question for written answer on a named day before the Easter adjournment is the rising of the House (or 7.30 p.m. if earlier) on Thursday 5th April.
The following dates have been specified for minimum notice for named day written questions for answer on the first three days after the adjournment:
Time for tablingFor answer on
4.30 p.m. on Wednesday 18th AprilMonday 23rd April and Tuesday 24th April
4.30 p.m. on Friday 20th AprilWednesday 25th April

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