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Summary Agenda 30 March 2004

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11.30 a.m.Prayers.
AfterwardsOral Questions to the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs.
12.30 p.m.Urgent Questions, Ministerial Statements (if any).
AfterwardsCorporate Killing — Motion for leave to introduce a Bill under the Ten minute rule (Mr Frank Doran) (for up to 20 minutes).
Opposition Day: (1) Immigration entry clearance standards; (2) Case for a referendum on the proposed European Constitution (may continue until 7.00 p.m.).
Sittings of the House (Motion) (may continue until any hour if the 7.00 p.m. Business Motion is agreed to).
(Note: The House may be asked to consider any Lords Message which may be received.)
Statutory Instrument (Motion for approval) (without debate).
At the end of the sittingAdjournment Debate: Proposed closure of sub-post offices in the Wakefield constituency (Mr David Hinchliffe) (until 7.30 p.m. or for half an hour, whichever is later).
Sitting in Westminster Hall
Adjournment Debates:
9.30 a.m.Residential energy efficiency aim pursuant to the Sustainable Energy Act 2003 (Mr Andrew Stunell).
11.00 a.m.Retro-reflective tape on heavy goods vehicles (Mr Andrew Mackay).

The sitting will be suspended from 11.30 a.m. to 2.00 p.m.

2.00 p.m.UK Olympic bid 2012 (Eric Joyce).
3.30 p.m.Regional broadcasting in the East Midlands (Mr Alan Meale)
4.00 p.m.Motorway noise in Leicestershire (Mr Andrew Robathan) (until 4.30 p.m.)



Members wishing to table questions in person may do so in the usual way in the Table Office until 6.30 p.m. or the rising of the House, whichever is earlier, on 1st April. Thereafter, they may table oral and written questions electronically or by post.


Under Standing Order No. 22(6), the Speaker has made the following arrangements for tabling questions for oral answer after Easter.
Last date of tabling*Date for answerDepartments etc.
Thursday 1st AprilMonday 19th AprilCulture, Media and Sport
Church Commissioners, Public Accounts, Commission and Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission
Thursday 1st April Tuesday 20th AprilTransport
Cabinet Office
Thursday 1st AprilWednesday 21st AprilDeputy Prime Minister
Prime Minister
Monday 19th April(First sitting day after Easter)Thursday 22nd AprilEnvironment, Food and
Rural Affairs
Tuesday 27th AprilScotland
Advocate General
For further details of last tabling days for oral questions, see the Order of Questions rota available from the Vote Office.
The results of the shuffles on 1st April will be published on 2nd April in a blue notice paper and on
*The shuffle will be held at 12.30 p.m.


The following dates have been specified for the minimum notice for tabling 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 14th AprilMonday 19th April and Tuesday 20th April
4.30p.m. on Friday 16th AprilWednesday 21st April.

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