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Weekly Information Bulletin: 22nd June 2002

Business of the House of Commons
17 - 21 June

Monday 17 June

The House sat at 2.30 pm

Oral Questions - Defence

Legislation - Enterprise Bill - Report Stage (Amendments made; amendments disagreed to on division); Third Reading

Adjournment - Eric Joyce on House of Lords reform

The House rose at 9.41 pm

Tuesday 18 June

The House sat in Westminster Hall between 9.30 am and 2.00 pm

09:30 11:00 Mr Ben Chapman on the United Kingdom's bilateral relationship with China

11:00 12:30 Andrew Rosindell Gibraltar

12:30 13:00 Mr Jonathan Shaw on the Channel tunnel rail link and domestic services for North Kent

13:00 13:30 Mr Adrian Flook on the treatment by the Benefits Agency of disabled ex-servicemen

13:30 14:00 Mr Mark Todd on unadopted roads

The House sat at 2.30 pm

Oral Questions - Health

Ten Minute Rule Bill - Home Safety - Ms Claire Ward

Debate - European Affairs on a Motion for the Adjournment of the House

Adjournment - Mr Michael Weir on the registration of regional foods

The House rose at 10.30 pm

Wednesday 19 June

The House sat in Westminster Hall between 9.30 am and 2.00 pm

09:30 11:00 Mrs Caroline Spelman on the school examination system

11:00 12:30 Mr Tom Clarke on fair trade for developing countries

12:30 13:00 Sir John Stanley on Maoist insurgency in Nepal

13:00 13:30 Mr John Cummings on health inequalities in Easington

13:30 14:00 Dr Vincent Cable on government finding for hospices

The House will sit at 2.30pm

Oral Questions - Wales; Prime Minister

Ten Minute Rule Bill - Prescription (Chronic Diseases) - Mr Paul Marsden

Debate - On an Opposition Motion by Mrs Caroline Spelman sharing the concerns of the Trade Justice Movement on the Plight of the Poorest People in the World and calling on the Government to do more to further the liberalisation of International Trade to alleviate poverty and hunger amongst the poorest people on Earth (Negatived on Division)

An Amendment by Clare Short recognising that the Government is committed to working with Developing countries to reform the Common Agricultural Policy and further welcomes the Government's commitment to providing support for trade related capacity building (Agreed to)

Debate - Motion on establishment of Joint Committee on the House of Lords (Agreed on Division)

Adjournment - NHS Pensions and Women Doctors - Ms Gisela Stuart

The House rose at 10.31 pm

Thursday 20 June

The House sat at 11.30 am

Oral Questions - Treasury

Statement - Operations in Afghanistan - Geoff Hoon

Business Statement - Leader of the House, Mr Robin Cook

Debate - Energy: Towards 2050 on a motion for the adjournment of the House

Adjournment - Mr Henry Bellingham on redundancies at Fisher Frozen Foods

The House will sat in Westminster Hall between 2.30pm and 5.30pm

Westminster Hall: Adjournment Debate - Equal opportunities in the armed forces

The House rose at 7:30 p m

Friday 21 June

The Bulletin goes to press before the actual proceedings on Friday are known

The House sat at 9.30 am

Private Members Bills

Employee Share Schemes Bill; Copyright (Visually Impaired Persons) Bill; report stages

Firearms (Replica Weapons) Bill; Sex Discrimination (Amendment) Bill; Control Of Fireworks Bill; Broadcasting Act 1990 (Amendment) Bill; Food Labelling Bill: Adjourned Debate On Second Reading [2nd November]; Organ Donation (Presumed Consent And Safeguards) Bill; Fireworks Bill; Members Of Parliament (Employment Disqualification) Bill; Telecommunications Transmitters (Restrictions On Planning Applications) Bill; Vaccination Of Children (Parental Choice) Bill; Performance Of Private Hospitals Bill; Patients Without Legal Capacity (Safeguards) Bill; Compulsory Voting Bill; Disability Discrimination (Amendment) Bill [Lords]; National Cancer Bill; Regulation Of Child Care Providers Bill; Area Child Protection Committees Bill; Political Parties (Funding) Bill; Data Protection (Amendment) Bill; Sex Discrimination (Amendment) (No.2) Bill [Lords]

Adjournment - Barbara Follett on combating retail crime in retail outlets

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