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Summary Agenda 19 July 2004

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2.30 p.m.Prayers.
AfterwardsOral Questions to the Secretary of State for Defence.
3.30 p.m.Urgent Questions, Ministerial Statements (if any).
AfterwardsHealth Protection Agency Bill [Lords] Programme (No. 2) Motion (for up to 45 minutes).
Health Protection Agency Bill [Lords]: Report Stage and Third Reading (may continue for up to 2 hours after the commencement of proceedings on the Programme Motion).
Council Tax (Motion for approval) (may continue for up to one and a half hours).
Public Audit (Wales) Bill [Lords] Programme (No. 2) Motion (for up to 45 minutes).
Public Audit (Wales) Bill [Lords]: Report Stage and Third Reading (may continue until 10.00 p.m. or for up to one hour after the commencement of proceedings on the Programme Motion, whichever is the later).
Statutory Instruments (Motions for approval) (without debate).
Welsh Grand Committee (Motion) (without debate).
Sittings of the House (Motion) (no debate after 10.00 p.m.).
Environmental Audit Committee (change in membership) (no debate after 10.00 p.m.).
At the end of the sittingAdjournment Debate: Child trafficking (Ms Sally Keeble) (until 10.30 p.m. or for half an hour, whichever is later).


Members wishing to table questions in person may do so in the usual way in the Table Office until the rising of the House on 22nd July. 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 in the first sitting week in September:
Last date of tabling*Date for answerDepartments etc.
Tuesday 31st AugustTuesday 7th SeptemberScotland; Advocate General; Constitutional Affairs; Leader of the House and House of Commons Commission
Tuesday 31st August Wednesday 8th SeptemberNorthern Ireland; Prime Minister
Tuesday 31st AugustThursday 9th SeptemberEducation and Skills; Solicitor General

The results of the shuffles on 31st August will be published on 1st September in a blue notice paper available from the Vote Office and on For further details of last tabling days, see the Order of Questions rota available from the Vote Office.

*The shuffle will be held at 12.30 p.m.

The latest time for tabling a Question for written answer on a named day before the Summer Adjournment is 10.30 p.m., or the rising of the House if earlier, on Monday 19th July.
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 Tuesday 31st AugustTuesday 7th September
4.30 p.m. on Friday 3rd SeptemberWednesday 8th September
4.30 p.m. on Monday 6th SeptemberThursday 9th September

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