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Summary Agenda Tuesday 25 April 2006

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Summary Agenda
2.30 p.m.
Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs.
3.30 p.m.
Urgent Questions, Ministerial Statements (if any).
Notification of Redundancy—Motion for leave to introduce a Bill under the Ten minute rule (Mr Jim Cunningham) (for up to 20 minutes).
Housing Corporation (Delegation) etc. Bill:Second Reading (may continue until 10.00 p.m.).
—followed by Programme Motion (without debate).
At the end of the sitting
Adjournment Debate: Future of the Nuffield Speech and Language Unit (John Bercow) (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 place
in Committee Room 10.]
Adjournment Debates:
9.30 a.m.
Specifications for the Greater Western Franchise and track maintenance (Mr Anthony Steen).
11.00 a.m.
Future of the biotechnology industry (Dr Ian Gibson).
12.30 p.m.
Environmentally sustainable housing developments (Mr Jeremy Browne).
1.00 p.m.
Treatment and care for people with Parkinson’s Disease (Mrs Madeleine Moon).
1.30 p.m.
Closure of police station help desks in West Yorkshire (Philip Davies) (until 2.00 p.m.).

       Under Standing Order No. 22(6), the Speaker has made arrangements for the shuffles for Questions for oral answer in the week beginning 1st May to take place one day earlier than normal to take account of the Bank Holiday on 1st May. For the convenience of Members, the deadline for tabling Prime Minister’s Questions for Wednesday 3rd May will be postponed until 1.00 p.m. The details are set out below:
Last date for tabling*
Date for answer
Departments etc.
Tuesday 25th April
Tuesday 2nd May
TransportChancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
Wednesday 26th April
Wednesday 3rd May
Prime Minister
Thursday 27th April
Thursday 4th May
Trade and IndustryMinister for Women and Equality
Thursday 27th April
Tuesday 9th May
       * The shuffles will be held at 12.30 p.m. except for the shuffle for Prime Minister’s Questions, which will be at 1.00 p.m.
       This information is also set out on the Order of Questions rota available from the Vote Office and on the Bulletin Board on the parliamentary intranet at
       The latest time for tabling a Question for written answer on a named day before the May Bank Holiday is 10.30 p.m., or the rising of the House, whichever is earlier, on Monday 24th April, for answer on Thursday 27th April. The following dates have been specified for the minimum notice for tabling named day written Questions for answer after the Bank Holiday:
For answer on
Time for tabling
10.30 p.m. (or the rising of the House, whichever is earlier) on Tuesday 25th April
Tuesday 2nd May
7.30 p.m. (or the rising of the House, whichever is earlier) on Wednesday 26th April
Tuesday 2nd May
6.30 p.m. (or the rising of the House, whichever is earlier) on Thursday 27th April
Wednesday 3rd May


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