House of Commons

 
Tuesday 18th July 2006
Summary Agenda
2.30 p.m.
Prayers.
Afterwards
Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Health.
3.30 p.m.
Urgent Questions, Ministerial Statements (if any).
Afterwards
Food Labelling—Motion for leave to introduce a Bill under the Ten minute rule (Mr David Amess) (for up to 20 minutes).
 
Health Bill (Programme) (No. 3) (Motion) (without debate).
 
Health Bill: Consideration of Lords Amendments (may continue for up to one hour if the Programme Motion is agreed to).
 
Government of Wales Bill (Programme) (No. 3) (Motion) (without debate).
 
Government of Wales Bill: Consideration of Lords Amendments (may continue for up to three hours if the Programme Motion is agreed to).
 
Public Accounts (Motion) (may continue until 10.00 p.m. or for three hours, whichever is the later).
 
Statutory Instruments (Motions for approval) (without debate).
At the end of the sitting
Adjournment Debate: Government policy on police force amalgamations in Wales (Mr Elfyn Llwyd) (until 10.30 p.m. or for half an hour, whichever is later).

 
Sitting in Westminster Hall
[Note: Until October, Westminster Hall sittings will take placein Committee Room 10.]
 
Adjournment Debates:
9.30 a.m.
Inter Parliamentary Union’s activities (Ann Clwyd).
11.00 a.m.
Defence sector jobs in Shropshire and the West Midlands (Mark Pritchard).
12.30 p.m.
VAT on educational activities (Ms Karen Buck).
1.00 p.m.
Future status of Kosovo (Mr John Randall).
1.30 p.m.
Impact of government economic policy on worklessness and poverty in West Ham (Lyn Brown) (until 2.00 p.m.).

House of Commons
Tuesday 18th July 2006
Order of Business

 
At 2.30 p.m.
  Prayers
Afterwards
Notes:
  indicates a question for oral answer.
 
[R] indicates that the Member has declared a relevant interest.
 
Questions for oral answer not reached receive a written answer
 
Supplementary questions will also be asked. Other Ministers may also answer.
Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Health
 1
Ben Chapman (Wirral South): What assistance is available for cancer patients to help with travel costs to and from hospital.
(85839)
 2
Mr Jim Cunningham (Coventry South): What recent discussions she has had with representatives of the Roman Catholic Church on Government policy on abortion.
(85840)
 3
Helen Goodman (Bishop Auckland): What the current average waiting time is for a hearing aid within the NHS.
(85841)
 4
Mr Desmond Swayne (New Forest West): What targets she has set for audiology waiting times.
(85842)
 5
Mr Shailesh Vara (North West Cambridgeshire): What her policy is on the recruitment of nurses from overseas; and if she will make a statement.
(85843)
 6
Dr Vincent Cable (Twickenham): If she will make a statement on audiology services in the NHS.
(85844)
 7
Mr Ian Austin (Dudley North): Pursuant to the Answer of 20th June 2006, Official Report, column 1792W, on hospital cleanliness (West Midlands), what systems have been recently introduced to improve hospital cleanliness in the West Midlands.
(85845)
 8
James Brokenshire (Hornchurch): What recent estimate she has made of the number of assaults on patients and healthcare staff within in-patient mental health wards.
(85846)
 9
Lorely Burt (Solihull): When her Department expects to take steps to reduce waiting times for audiology services.
(85847)
 10
Adam Afriyie (Windsor): How many sexual assaults took place in in-patient mental health wards in 2005-06; and if she will make a statement.
(85848)
 11
Michael Gove (Surrey Heath): If she will make a statement on the future of Surrey's hospitals.
(85849)
 12
Mr Philip Hollobone (Kettering): What the average size was of general practitioner practice lists in (a) England and (b) the Northamptonshire Heartlands Primary Care Trust area in each of the last three years.
(85850)
 13
James Duddridge (Rochford & Southend East): What progress is being made towards producing a new draft Mental Health Bill.
(85851)
 14
Mr John MacDougall (Glenrothes): What progress has been made in the prevention of skin cancer; and if she will make a statement.
(85852)
 15
Meg Hillier (Hackney South & Shoreditch): What progress is being made in tackling health inequalities and variations in life expectancy.
(85853)
 16
Mr Peter Bone (Wellingborough): How many patients normally resident (a) in England, (b) in Wales and (c) elsewhere have been waiting more than six months for an NHS in-patient operation at English hospitals.
(85854)
 17
Bob Russell (Colchester): If she will visit Colchester to discuss the provision of health facilities at Colchester General Hospital.
(85855)
 18
Dr Ian Gibson (Norwich North): What arrangements are in place to ensure the safety of female patients in NHS mental health institutions.
(85857)
 19
Mark Pritchard (The Wrekin): If she will make a statement on mental health services in the West Midlands.
(85858)
 20
Norman Baker (Lewes): If she will make a statement on the delivery of services by the Eastbourne District General Hospital.
(85859)
 21
Paul Rowen (Rochdale): If she will make a statement on the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence's recent decision regarding the provision of Alimta for people with mesothelioma.
(85860)
 22
Michael Fabricant (Lichfield): If she will make a statement on the future of the West Midlands Ambulance Service.
(85861)
 23
Mr Henry Bellingham (North West Norfolk): When she next expects to meet representatives of the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence to discuss drugs for people with Alzheimer's disease.
(85862)
 24
Mr Bob Blizzard (Waveney): What contribution she expects community hospitals to make to the provision of patient care closer to where they live.
(85863)


At 3.30 p.m.
  Urgent Questions (if any)
 
  Ministerial Statements (if any)

Preliminary Business
Ten minute rule Motion
1
FOOD LABELLING
[Up to 20 minutes]
Mr David Amess
 
   That leave be given to bring in a Bill to introduce a uniform system for the labelling of food and drinks retailed in England and Wales to show the quantity of salt, sugar and fats they contain; and for connected purposes.
   The Member moving and a Member opposing this Motion may each speak for up to ten minutes (Standing Order No. 23).

Main Business
  indicates Government Business
2
HEALTH BILL (PROGRAMME) (No. 3)
[No debate]
Ms Secretary Hewitt
 
   That the following provisions shall apply to the Health Bill for the purpose of supplementing the Orders of 29th November 2005 and 14th February 2006 (Health Bill (Programme) and Health Bill (Programme) (No. 2)):
Consideration of Lords Amendments
   1.   Proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour after their commencement at this day’s sitting.
Subsequent stages
   2.   Any further Message from the Lords may be considered forthwith without any Question being put.
   3.   The proceedings on any further Message from the Lords shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour after their commencement.
To be decided without debate (Standing Order No. 83A(6)).
3
HEALTH BILL: Consideration of Lords AmendmentsQueen’s Consent to be signified).
[Up to one hour]
   Proceedings shall, so far as not previously concluded, be brought to a conclusion one hour after their commencement, if the Health Bill (Programme) (No. 3) Motion is agreed to.
4
GOVERNMENT OF WALES BILL (PROGRAMME) (No. 3)
[No debate]
Mr Secretary Hain
 
   That the following provisions shall apply to the Government of Wales Bill for the purpose of supplementing the Orders of 9th January and 27th February 2006 (Government of Wales Bill (Programme) and Government of Wales Bill (Programme) (No. 2)):
Consideration of Lords Amendments
   1.   Proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion three hours after their commencement at this day’s sitting.
   2.   The Lords Amendments shall be considered in the following order, namely: 3, 17, 21, 22, 18, 4 to 9, 19, 20, 16, 1, 2, 10 to 15 and 23 to 102.
Subsequent stages
   3.   Any further Message from the Lords may be considered forthwith without any Question being put.
   4.   The proceedings on any further Message from the Lords shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour after their commencement.
To be decided without debate (Standing Order No. 83A(6)).
5
GOVERNMENT OF WALES BILL: Consideration of Lords Amendments
[Up to three hours]
For Amendments, see separate Paper.
   Proceedings shall, so far as not previously concluded, be bought to a conclusion three hours after their commencement, if the Government of Wales Bill (Programme) (No. 3) Motion is agreed to.
6
PUBLIC ACCOUNTS
[Up to three hours]
Mr Edward Leigh
Mr Alan Williams
Annette Brook
 
   That this House takes note of the 4th, the 7th to the 9th, the 12th to the 34th and the 36th to the 42nd Reports, and the Second Special Report from the Committee of Public Accounts of Session 2005-06, and of the Treasury Minutes and the Northern Ireland Department of Finance and Personnel Memoranda on these Reports, Cm 6699, 6728, 6743, 6766, 6775, 6789, 6843, 6863 and 6884.
   The Speaker shall put the Questions necessary to dispose of proceedings not later than three hours after their commencement; proceedings may continue after the moment of interruption; and Standing Order No. 41A (Deferred divisions) shall not apply (Order of 13th July).
7
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
[No debate]
Mr Secretary Darling
 
   That the draft Adoption and Children Act 2002 (Consequential Amendment to Statutory Adoption Pay) Order 2006, which was laid before this House on 27th June, be approved.
To be decided without debate (Standing Order No. 118(6)).
8
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
[No debate]
Mr Secretary Darling
 
   That the draft Maternity and Parental Leave etc. and the Paternity and Adoption Leave (Amendment) Regulations 2006, which were laid before this House on 27th June, be approved.
To be decided without debate (Standing Order No. 118(6)).
9
REGULATORY REFORM
[No debate]
Mr Secretary Darling
 
   That the draft Regulatory Reform (Registered Designs) Order 2006, which was laid before this House on 19th June, be approved.
   The Regulatory Reform Committee has reported on the draft Order in its 7th Report, HC 1439, and on the proposal for an Order in its 5th Report, HC 1142.
To be decided without debate (Standing Order No. 18(1)(a)).
 
At the end of the sitting:
10
ADJOURNMENT
 
   Proposed subject: Government policy on police force amalgamations in Wales (Mr Elfyn Llwyd).
   Debate may continue until 10.30 p.m. or for half an hour, whichever is later (Standing Order No. 9).

COMMITTEES
STANDING COMMITTEE
1
Standing Committee D
10.30 a.m.
Room 12 (public)
 
4.30 p.m.
(public)
   Further to consider the Company Law Reform Bill [Lords].
SELECT COMMITTEES
2
Treasury
9.45 a.m.
Room 6 (private)
3
Environmental Audit
10.00 a.m.
Room 16 (private)
4
International Development
10.00 a.m.
The Wilson Room, Portcullis House (private)
 
10.30 a.m.
(public)
   Subject: Humanitarian response to natural disasters.
   Witnesses: International Council of Voluntary Agencies; International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (at 11.30 a.m.).
5
Public Administration
10.00 a.m.
The Grimond Room, Portcullis House (private)
6
Science and Technology
10.00 a.m.
Room 8 (private)
7
Trade and Industry
10.00 a.m.
The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House (private)
 
10.30 a.m.
(public)
   Subject: Royal Mail Group.
   Witnesses: Royal Mail Group; Communication Workers Union (CWU) (at 11.15 a.m.); Jim Fitzpatrick MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Trade and Industry (at 11.45 a.m.); National Federation of SubPostmasters (NFSP) (at 12.30 p.m.).
8
Culture, Media and Sport
10.15 a.m.
Room 7 (private)
9
Crossrail Bill
11.30 a.m.
Room 5 (public)
10
Standards and Privileges
11.30 a.m.
Room 13 (private)
11
Modernisation of the House of Commons
12 noon
The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House (private)
12
Crossrail Bill
2.30 p.m.
Room 5 (public)
13
Trade and Industry
3.30 p.m.
The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House (private)
 
4.30 p.m.
(public)
   Subject: UK dependency on gas imports.
   Witness: Gazprom.
14
Constitutional Affairs
3.45 p.m.
Room 15 (private)
 
4.00 p.m.
(public)
   Subjects: (i) The operation of the Judicial Appointments Commission (ii) Party funding.
   Witnesses: (i) Baroness Prashar CBE, Chairman, Rt Hon Lord Justice Auld, Vice-Chairman, and Sara Nathan, Commissioner, Judicial Appointments Commission (ii) Lynton Crosby, Director, Conservative Party Election Campaign 2005.
15
Environmental Audit
4.00 p.m.
Room 16 (private)
16
Scottish Affairs
4.00 p.m.
Room 8 (private)
 
4.15 p.m.
(public)
   Subject: Effects of tax increases on the oil industry.
   Witnesses: BP plc, and Apache North Sea Ltd.
17
Regulatory Reform
4.15 p.m.
Room 18 (private)
18
Communities and Local Government
4.20 p.m.
The Grimond Room, Portcullis House (private)
19
Crossrail Bill
6.00 p.m.
Room 5 (public)
JOINT COMMITTEE
20
Conventions
10.00 a.m.
Room 3A/4B (private)
 
10.15 a.m.
(public)
   Subject: Conventions on the relationship between the two Houses of Parliament affecting the consideration of legislation.
   Witnesses: Professor the Lord Norton of Louth, Professor Anthony Bradley, and Dr Meg Russell.
[The decision of a Committee to sit in public may be rescinded without notice.]

Written Ministerial Statements to be made today
1
Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer: HM Revenue and Customs Online Services.
2
Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government: Home Information Packs implementation.
3
Minister of State, Department for Constitutional Affairs: Mental Capacity Act 2005—Court of Protection Rules Consultation and Lasting Powers of Attorney Consultation Response.
4
Secretary of State for Defence: Nimrod MRA4.
5
Secretary of State for Defence: Pattern of military low flying across the United Kingdom 2005-06.
6
Secretary of State for Defence: Iraq: Force Level Review for November 2006 Roulement.
7
Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Improving access to the English coast.
8
Secretary of State for Health: Audiology services.
9
Secretary of State for International Development: Progress on debt relief-clarification.
10
Solicitor General: Annual reports.
11
Secretary of State for Transport: Journey time targets for urban areas.
12
Secretary of State for Transport: Release of technical guidance for modelling and appraising local road pricing schemes.
13
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions: Allocation of national insurance numbers and illegal working.

 
House of Commons
Tuesday 18th July 2006
Future Business

 
A.  
Business for the period ending on Tuesday 25th July
 
     This section includes the business announced by the Leader of the House (which may be changed up to the rising of the House on the day before it is to be taken and is therefore provisional).
B.  
Business to be taken at sittings in Westminster Hall
C.  
Remaining Orders and Notices
 
     This section consists of items of business set down formally for today but not expected to be taken today. (These may include items included in the business statement and therefore listed in Part A.).
D.  
Other future business
 
     This section consists of items of business set down for specific days after Tuesday 25th July.
E.  
Notices of Written Ministerial Statements
 
     This section consists of Notices of Ministerial Statements to be made in writing on the days indicated.

A

Business for the period ending on Tuesday 25th July
   Includes the business announced by the Leader of the House (which may be changed up to the rising of the House on the day before it is to be taken and is therefore provisional).
Wednesday 19th July
Questions to the Deputy Prime Minister and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and to the Prime Minister.
Ten minute Rule Motion: James Brokenshire: Samurai Swords: That leave be given to bring in a Bill to forbid the sale, manufacture, hire, loan or importation of sharpened samurai swords; and for connected purposes.
Opposition Half Day (Un-allotted day). There will be a debate on Home Information Packs on an Opposition Motion.
Remaining stages of the Commissioner for Older People (Wales) Bill [Lords].
At the end of the sitting: Adjournment: Mr Jamie Reed: Future of UK radioactive waste management policy.

Thursday 20th July
Questions to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.
A Motion to approve the Terrorism Act 2000 (Proscribed Organisations) (Amendment) Order 2006.
Debate on International Development on a Motion for the Adjournment of the House.
At the end of the sitting: Adjournment: Dr Richard Taylor: Drakelow tunnels.
Friday 21st July
The House will not be sitting.
Monday 24th July
Questions to the Secretary of State for Defence.
Second Reading of the Welfare Reform Bill.
At the end of the sitting: Adjournment: Mr Desmond Swayne: Ministers’ mandate for the New Forest.
Tuesday 25th July
Questions to the Secretary of State for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
Ten minute Rule Motion: Mr Nicholas Brown: Passenger Transport Authorities (Regulation): That leave be given to bring in a Bill to enable passenger transport authorities in certain metropolitan districts in England to regulate passenger transport operations; and for connected purposes.
Motion on the Retirement of the Clerk of the House.
Consideration of Lords Amendments to the Northern Ireland (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill.
Motion on the Summer Recess Adjournment.
At the end of the sitting: Adjournment: Mr Kevan Jones: Recognition for Bevin Boys.

FORTHCOMING END OF DAY ADJOURNMENT DEBATESMONDAY 9TH OCTOBER TO MONDAY 16TH OCTOBER
        Applications should be made in writing to Mr Speaker to reach his office by 10 p.m. or rise of the House, whichever is the earlier, on Monday 24th July. The Ballot will take place on Tuesday 25th July.

B

Business to be taken in Westminster Hall
Wednesday 19th July
   Subjects proposed to be raised on the Motion for the Adjournment:
9.30 a.m. - 11.00 a.m.
Mike Penning
Health and Safety Executive inquiry into Buncefield oil depot fire in Hemel Hempstead.
11.00 a.m. - 11.30 a.m.
Norman Baker
Role of MI6.
The sitting will be suspended from 11.30 a.m. to 2.30 p.m.
2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m.
Martin Linton
Proposals for a London orbital rail network.
4.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m.
Mrs Linda Riordan
Future of Remploy.
4.30 p.m. - 5.00 p.m.
Mr Philip Hollobone
Congestion levels on the A14.
Thursday 20th July
Debate on boundaries, voting and representation in Scotland.

FORTHCOMING WESTMINSTER HALL ADJOURNMENT DEBATESTUESDAY 10TH OCTOBER AND WEDNESDAY 11TH OCTOBER 2006
        Applications for General or short Debates in Westminster Hall on Tuesday 10th October and Wednesday 11th October should be made in writing to Mr Speaker to reach his office by 10.00 p.m. or rise of House, whichever is the earlier, on Monday 24th July. The Ballot will take place on Tuesday 25th July.
FOLLOWING DEPARTMENTS TO ANSWER
        Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster; Constitutional Affairs; Defence; Deputy Prime Minister; Environment, Food and Rural Affairs; Foreign and Commonwealth Office; Leader of the House; Trade and Industry and Minister for Women and Equality; Transport; Wales; Work and Pensions.

C

Remaining Orders and Notices
   Consists of items of business set down formally for today but not expected to be taken today. (These may include items included in the business statement and therefore listed in part A above.) Also includes items on which divisions have been deferred.
1
EUROPEAN UNION BILL: Second Reading (Queen’s Consent to be signified on Second Reading).
Mr William Cash
Mr Richard Shepherd
Mr David Heathcoat-Amory
Sir Peter Tapsell
Mr Michael Ancram
Mr Iain Duncan Smith
 
   That this House declines to give a second reading to the European Union Bill following the results of the referenda in France and in the Netherlands which, as the Prime Minister has stated, mean that the constitutional treaty cannot be implemented in its present form.
2
EUROPEAN UNION BILL [MONEY]: Queen’s recommendation signified.
John Healey
 
   That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the European Union Bill, it is expedient to authorise—
(1)   
the payment out of money provided by Parliament of—
(a)   
expenditure incurred by a Minister of the Crown or government department by virtue of the Act, and
(b)   
any increase attributable to the Act in the sums payable out of such money under any other Act;
(2)   
the payment out of the Consolidated Fund of—
(a)   
charges paid by the Electoral Commission in respect of services rendered, or expenses incurred, by or on behalf of the Chief Counting Officer or a counting officer in connection with the referendum for which the Act provides;
(b)   
sums payable in respect of increases of superannuation contributions required to be paid by local authorities in consequence of fees paid as part of those charges;
(c)   
sums in respect of expenses incurred in accordance with an order relating to the holding or conduct of a referendum in Gibraltar;
(d)   
any increase attributable to the Act in the sums charged on and falling to be paid out of that Fund under any other Act;
(3)   
the payment out of the National Loans Fund of any increase attributable to the Act in the sums payable out of that Fund under any other Act.
3
EUROPEAN UNION BILL [WAYS AND MEANS]
John Healey
 
   That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the European Union Bill, it is expedient to authorise—
(1)   
charges to taxation of the European Union that is to be established by the Treaty signed at Rome on 29th October 2004 establishing a Constitution for Europe;
(2)   
the modification of the power of the Treasury by order under the European Communities Act 1972 to make provision about the imposition of customs duties on goods; and
(3)   
the payment into the Consolidated Fund or the National Loans Fund of sums received by a Minister of the Crown or government department by virtue of the Act.
4
ROAD SAFETY BILL [LORDS]: As amended in the Standing Committee, to be considered. (Queen’s Consent and Prince of Wales’s Consent to be signified on Third Reading.)
   For Amendments see pages 1717, 1745–46, 2029 and 2359 of Supplement to Votes.
5
NORTHERN IRELAND
Mr Secretary Hain
 
   That the draft Northern Ireland Act 2000 (Modification) (No. 2) Order 2006, which was laid before this House on 24th May, be approved.
6
FRAUD BILL [LORDS]: Not amended in the Standing Committee, to be considered.
7
COMMISSIONER FOR OLDER PEOPLE (WALES) BILL [LORDS]: As amended in the Standing Committee, to be considered.
   For Amendments see pages 2785–86 of Supplement to Votes.
8
CIVIL AVIATION BILL: Consideration of Lords Message.
9
WIRELESS TELEGRAPHY BILL [LORDS]: Second Reading.
10
NORTHERN IRELAND
Mr Secretary Hain
 
   That the draft Smoking (Northern Ireland) Order 2006, which was laid before this House on 4th July, be approved.
11
WELFARE REFORM BILL: Second Reading.
12
WELFARE REFORM BILL [MONEY]:  Queen’s recommendation signified.
John Healey
 
   That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Welfare Reform Bill, it is expedient to authorise the payment out of money provided by Parliament of—
   (1)   so much of any sums payable by way of employment and support allowance as is attributable to entitlement to an income-related allowance,
   (2)   any administrative expenses of the Secretary of State in carrying into effect provisions of the Act relating to employment and support allowance,
   (3)   any expenditure incurred by the Secretary of State in consequence of any other provisions of the Act, and
   (4)   any increase attributable to the Act in the sums payable out of money so provided under any other enactment.
13
WELFARE REFORM BILL [WAYS AND MEANS]
John Healey
 
   That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Welfare Reform Bill, it is expedient to authorise—
   (1)   the charging to income tax of a contributory employment and support allowance,
   (2)   the payment into the Consolidated Fund of sums estimated by the Secretary of State to be equivalent in amount to sums recovered by him in connection with payments made by way of income-related employment and support allowance, and
   (3)   any increase attributable to the Act in the sums which under any other Act are payable into the Consolidated Fund.
14
SOCIAL SECURITY
Mr Secretary Hutton
 
   That the draft Social Security (Graduated Retirement Benefit) (Consequential Provisions) Order 2006, which was laid before this House on 11th July, be approved.
   The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.
15
SIR ROGER SANDS KCB
The Prime Minister
Mr Jack Straw
Mr David Cameron
Sir Menzies Campbell
The Reverend Ian Paisley
Mr Alex Salmond
Mr Elfyn Llwyd   
Mark Durkan
 
   That Mr Speaker be requested to convey to Sir Roger Sands KCB, on his retirement from the office of the Clerk of the House, the House’s gratitude for his long and distinguished career, for his wise contribution to the development of the procedures of the House, for his leadership and professionalism in the discharge of his duties as chief executive of the House, and for the courteous and helpful advice always given to individual honourable Members.
16
CHARITIES BILL [LORDS]: As amended in the Standing Committee, to be considered.
17
SAFEGUARDING VULNERABLE GROUPS BILL [LORDS]: As amended in the Standing Committee, to be considered.
   For Amendments see page 2771 of Supplement to Votes.
18
MENTAL CAPACITY
Ms Secretary Hewitt
 
   That the draft Mental Capacity Act 2005 (Independent Mental Capacity Advocates) (Expansion of Role) Regulations 2006, which were laid before this House on 13th July, be approved.
   The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.
19
REGISTRATION SERVICE BILL: Second Reading.
Dr Brian Iddon
20
PREVENTION AND SUPPRESSION OF TERRORISM
Secretary John Reid
 
   That the draft Terrorism Act 2000 (Proscribed Organisations) (Amendment) Order 2006, which was laid before this House on 17th July, be approved.
   The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

D

Other future business
   The following list consists of items of business set down for specific days after Tuesday 25th July.
Wednesday 10th October
1
SCRAMBLER BIKES (LICENSING)
Chris Bryant
 
   That leave be given to bring in a Bill to require scrambler bikes to be licensed; and for connected purposes.
Tuesday 17th October
1
GAMBLING ACT 2005 (AMENDMENT)
Mr Jim Cunningham
 
   That leave be given to bring in a Bill to amend the Gambling Act 2005 to allow for increased provision of casinos; and for connected purposes.
Wednesday 18th October
1
LIABILITY FOR SUICIDE
Mr Iain Duncan Smith
 
   That leave be given to bring in a Bill to make provision about liability for suicide; and for connected purposes.
Friday 20th October
Private Members’ Bills
1
OSBORNE ESTATE BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Robert Flello
2
ESTATE AGENTS (REDRESS SCHEMES) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mark Tami
3
INCOME TAX (EARNINGS EXEMPTION FOR PERSONS LIVING IN POVERTY) (No. 2) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Geoffrey Clifton-Brown
4
BUS SERVICES BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Andrew Miller
5
PALLIATIVE CARE FOR THE TERMINALLY ILL BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Jim Dobbin
6
LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND PLANNING (PARKLAND AND WINDFALL DEVELOPMENT) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Lorely Burt
7
BREASTFEEDING ETC. BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr David Kidney
8
PROCUREMENT OF INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES AND RESEARCH BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Kitty Ussher
9
TELECOMMUNICATIONS MASTS (PLANNING CONTROL) BILL: Adjourned Debate on Second Reading [3rd March].
 
   And a Motion being made, and the Question being proposed, That the Bill be now read a second time:
Member in charge: Mr David Curry
10
BOROUGH FREEDOM (FAMILY SUCCESSION) BILL [Lords]: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Jim Cousins
11
BISHOPS (CONSECRATION OF WOMEN) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Andy Reed
12
MISUSE OF DRUGS (RECLASSIFICATION OF METHYLAMPHETAMINE) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Bob Spink
13
EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES (DEREGULATION) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Henry Bellingham
14
CORRUPTION BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Hugh Bayley
15
SUNDAY TRADING ACT 1994 (AMENDMENT) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Richard Younger-Ross
16
HOUSING ACT 2004 (AMENDMENT) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Ian Liddell-Grainger
17
SCOTLAND (OIL AND GAS RESOURCES) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Alex Salmond
18
BRITISH SUBJECTS (REGISTRATION) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Gregory Campbell
19
FIRE SAFETY (REDUCED IGNITION PROPENSITY IN CIGARETTES) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: David Taylor
20
SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED ENTERPRISES (EXEMPTION FROM REGULATION) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Nick Herbert
21
HONOURS (PREVENTION OF CORRUPTION) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Angus MacNeil
22
SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr John Bercow
23
GREEN BELT REFORM BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Mark Prisk
24
ATTENDANCE ALLOWANCE AND DISABILITY LIVING ALLOWANCE BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Anne Main
25
INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (ANTI-CORRUPTION AUDIT) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr William Cash
26
ENERGY BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Dr Desmond Turner
27
SALE OF GREEN BELT LAND BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Greg Mulholland
28
ST. GEORGE’S DAY BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Andrew Rosindell
29
SEXUALLY EXPLICIT MATERIAL (REGULATION OF SALE AND DISPLAY) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mrs Claire Curtis-Thomas
30
MINISTERIAL AND OTHER SALARIES (AMENDMENT) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Jeremy Browne
31
REGULATION OF MORTGAGE REPOSSESSIONS BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr George Mudie
32
CARAVAN SITES (SECURITY OF TENURE) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Julie Morgan
33
CLIMATE CHANGE (COMMERCIAL AND PUBLIC SERVICES SECTORS) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Dr Alan Whitehead
34
CRIMINAL LAW (AMENDMENT) (PROTECTION OF PROPERTY) BILL: Adjourned Debate on Second Reading [2nd December].
 
   And a Motion being made, and the Question being proposed, That the Bill be now read a second time:
Member in charge: Miss Anne McIntosh 
35
ACCIDENTS INVOLVING ANIMALS (STRICT LIABILITY) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Laurence Robertson 
36
INFRASTRUCTURE AUDIT (HOUSING REDEVELOPMENT) BILL: Adjourned Debate on Second Reading [14th July].
 
   And a Motion being made, and the Question being proposed, That the Bill be now read a second time:
Member in charge: Mr Francis Maude 
37
PRISON REFORM (MENTAL HEALTH) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Charles Hendry 
38
IDENTIFICATION AND SUPPORT OF CARERS (PRIMARY HEALTH CARE) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Barbara Keeley 
39
PROTECTION OF RUNAWAY AND MISSING CHILDREN BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Helen Southworth 
40
PROTECTION OF PRIVATE GARDENS (HOUSING DEVELOPMENT) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Greg Clark 
41
CARE OF OLDER AND INCAPACITATED PEOPLE (HUMAN RIGHTS) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Paul Burstow 
42
FIREWORKS (AMENDMENT) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr David Amess 
43
HOUSING AND COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT (WATER SUPPLY ASSESSMENT) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr John Gummer 
44
LIGHTER EVENINGS (EXPERIMENT) BILL [LORDS]: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr David Kidney
45
BREAST CANCER BILL: Adjourned Debate on Second Reading [20th January].
 
   And a Motion being made, and the Question being proposed, That the Bill be now read a second time:
Member in charge: Mr Shailesh Vara 
46
SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Julia Goldsworthy
47
BRITISH OVERSEAS TERRITORIES BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Daniel Kawczynski
48
HUMBER BRIDGE BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Shona McIsaac
49
DYNAMIC DEMAND APPLIANCES BILL [LORDS]: Second Reading.
Member in charge: David Howarth

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Notices of written ministerial statements
   Notices of ministerial statements to be made in writing on the days indicated.
Wednesday 19th July 2006
1
Secretary of State for Northern Ireland: Police Ombudsman for Northern Ireland Annual Report and Accounts for the year ended 31st March 2006.
2
Secretary of State for Northern Ireland: Youth Justice Agency of Northern Ireland Annual Report and Accounts 2005-06.
3
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions: Strategic direction for Remploy.
Thursday 20th July 2006
1
Secretary of State for Northern Ireland: Reform of liquor licensing.

 
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Sitting in Westminster Hall
Tuesday 18th July 2006
Order Of Business

Westminster Hall
[Note: Until October, Westminster Hall sittings will take place in Committee Room 10.]
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ADJOURNMENT
[9.30 a.m. to 2.00 p.m.]
The Prime Minister
 
   That the sitting be now adjourned.
   Subjects proposed to be raised on the Motion for the Adjournment:
9.30 a.m. - 11.00 a.m.
Ann Clwyd
Inter Parliamentary Union’s activities.
11.00 a.m. - 12.30 p.m.
Mark Pritchard
Defence sector jobs in Shropshire and the West Midlands.
12.30 p.m. - 1.00 p.m.
Ms Karen Buck
VAT on educational activities.
1.00 p.m. - 1.30 p.m.
Mr John Randall
Future status of Kosovo.
1.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m.
Lyn Brown
Impact of government economic policy on worklessness and poverty in West Ham.
   Debate may continue until 2.00 p.m. (Standing Order No. 10(1)(a)).

 
 
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