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Summary Agenda Wednesday 26 April 2006

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Summary Agenda
11.30 a.m.
Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland.
12 noon
Oral Questions to the Prime Minister.
12.30 p.m.
Urgent Questions, Ministerial Statements (if any).
(Deferred Divisions will take place in the “No” Lobby between 12.30 p.m. and 2.00 p.m.)
Independent School Closures (Provision for Pupils)—Motion for leave to introduce a Bill under the Ten minute rule (Norman Baker) (for up to 20 minutes).
Adjournment (May) (Motion) (without debate).
Northern Ireland Bill (Allocation of Time Motion) (for up to three hours).
Northern Ireland Bill:Second Reading (may continue until 7.00 p.m.).
Statutory Instrument (Motion for approval) (without debate).
European Union Document (Motion) (without debate).
At the end of the sitting
Adjournment Debate: VAT on refurbishment and new building of miners’ welfare institutes (Mr Denis Murphy) (until 7.30 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.
Future of the UK maritime industry (Ms Katy Clark).
11.00 a.m.
Regulation of accommodation addresses (Mr Paul Truswell).
The sitting will be suspended from 11.30 a.m. to 2.30 p.m.
2.30 p.m.
Health services in Wiltshire (Mr James Gray).
4.00 p.m.
Closure of King Edward VII Hospital, Midhurst, and the local health economy (Mr Andrew Tyrie).
4.30 p.m.
Regeneration of East Leeds (Mr George Mudie) (until 5.00 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.
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:
Time for tabling
For answer on
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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