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Summary Agenda 14 December 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).
AfterwardsMental Capacity Bill (Programme (No. 3) Motion) (for up to 45 minutes).
 Mental Capacity Bill: Report Stage and Third Reading (may continue until 7.00 p.m.).
 Statutory Intruments (Motions for approval) (without debate).
 European Union Document (Motion) (without debate).
At the end of the sittingAdjournment Debate: Rail services to Bexhill (Gregory Barker) (until 7.30 p.m. or for half an hour, whichever is later).
 Sitting in Westminster Hall
 Adjournment Debates:
9.30 a.m.Financing of health services in Norfolk (Mr Richard Bacon).
11.00 a.m.Road safety in West Derbyshire (Mr Patrick McLoughlin)

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

2.00 p.m.Ofcom and the future of regional television (Mr John Grogan).
3.30 p.m.Regulation of small businesses in Swindon (Mr Michael Wills).
4.00 p.m.Rural diversification (Mr Ian Liddell-Grainger) (until 4.30 p.m.).



Members wishing to table questions in person may do so in the usual way in the Table Office until 7.30 p.m. or the rising of the House (whichever is earlier) on Tuesday 21st December. 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 January:
Last date of tabling*Date for answerDepartments etc.
Tuesday 21st DecemberMonday 10th JanuaryDefence
Tuesday 21st DecemberTuesday 11th JanuaryScotland
Advocate General
Constitutional Affairs
Leader of the House and
      House of Commons Commission
Tuesday 21st DecemberWednesday 12th JanuaryDeputy Prime Minister
Prime Minister

Monday 10th January
(First sitting day in January)
Thursday 13th JanuaryEnvironment, Food and Rural Affairs
For further details of last tabling days for oral questions, see the Order of Questions rota (available from the Vote Office and on the Bulletin Board on the parliamentary intranet at
The results of the shuffles on 21st December will be published on 22nd December in a blue unofficial notice paper available from the Vote Office and on http://www.pubs1.tso.
*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 Christmas Adjournment is 6.30 p.m. or the rising of the House (whichever is earlier) on Thursday 16th December for answer on Tuesday 21st December.
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 5th JanuaryMonday 10th and Tuesday 11th January
4.30 p.m. on Friday 7th JanuaryWednesday 12th January.

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