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Summary Agenda Tuesday 23 May 2006

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Summary Agenda
2.30 p.m.
Private Business (without debate).
Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs.
3.30 p.m.
Urgent Questions, Ministerial Statements (if any).
Corruption—Motion for leave to introduce a Bill under the Ten minute rule (Hugh Bayley) (for up to 20 minutes).
Education and Inspections Bill (Programme) (No. 2) (Motion) (for up to 45 minutes).
Education and Inspections Bill:Report Stage (may continue until 10.00 p.m. or for six hours after the commencement of proceedings on the Education and Inspections Bill (Programme) (No. 2) Motion, whichever is later, if that Motion is agreed to).
Statutory Instruments (Motions for approval) (without debate).
At the end of the sitting
Adjournment Debate: Unfair dismissal and the case of Mr James Beedell (Simon Hughes) (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.
Proposed merger of the five East Midlands police forces (Mr Patrick McLoughlin).
11.00 a.m.
Sunday trading hours (Mr Andrew Smith).
12.30 p.m.
Availability of cancer care in Herefordshire (Mr Paul Keetch).
1.00 p.m.
Operation of the Welsh Language Act 1993 (Hywel Williams).
1.30 p.m.
Role of animal research in healthcare and medicines (Dr Evan Harris) (until 2.00 p.m.)

       Members wishing to table questions in person may do so in the usual way in the Table Office until 6.30 p.m. or the rising of the House, whichever is earlier, on Thursday 25th May. 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 when the House returns:
Last date for tabling*
Date for answer
Departments etc.
Thursday 25th May
Monday 5th June
Culture, Media and SportChurch Commissioners, Public Accounts Commission and Speaker’s Committee on the Electoral Commission
Thursday 25th May
Tuesday 6th June
ScotlandCommunities and Local Government
Thursday 25th May
Wednesday 7th June
WalesPrime Minister
Monday 5th June(First sitting day after adjournment)
Thursday 8th June
Trade and IndustryMinister for Women and Equality
       * The shuffle will be held at 12.30 p.m.
       For further details of last tabling days, 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 25th May will be published on Friday 26th May in a blue unofficial notice paper available from the Vote Office and on
       The following dates have been specified for the minimum notice for tabling named day written Questions for answer after the adjournment:
Time for tabling
For answer on
6.30 p.m. (or the rising of the House,
whichever is earlier) on Thursday 25th May
Monday 5th and Tuesday 6th June
4.30 p.m. on Friday 2nd June
Wednesday 7th June


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