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Weekly Information Bulletin: 12th May 2007

Business of the House of Commons
7 May - May 11 2007

Monday 7 May

The House will not be sitting

Tuesday 8 May

The House sat in Westminster Hall between 9.30am-2.00pm

Westminster Hall Private Members' Debates -

09.30-11.00Cycling and railways integration - Martin Linton
11.00-12.30Caste system and human rights in India - Mr Stephen Crabb
12.30-13.00Medals for naval personnel serving in the Suez Canal Zone - Mr Neil Turner
13.00-13.30Progress of smaller road schemes in the regions - Dr John Pugh
13.30-14.00Land stability in Ironbridge Gorge - David Wright

The House sat at 2.30pm

Oral Questions - Scotland; Communities and Local Government

Tribute - to Lord Weatherill

Statement - Scottish Parliamentary Elections

Debates - Opposition Day (10th allotted day) - Liberal Democrat motions; Action on Climate Change (Motion, as amended, on division, agreed to); followed by a debate on Mental Health Services (Motion, as amended, on division, agreed to)

Motion - European Union (without debate) - (Question agreed to)

Delegated Legislation - Motion to refer - (Ordered)

Adjournment - Government policy on organised dog fighting - Mr Greg Hands

The House rose at 10.43pm

Wednesday 9 May

The House sat in Westminster Hall between 9.30am-11.30am and 2.30-5.00pm

Westminster Hall Private Members' Debates -

09.30-11.00UK Atomic Energy Authority - Mr Iain Duncan Smith
11.00-11.30UK relations with Russia - Daniel Kawczynski
14.30-16.00Work of the Committee of Ministers and Council of Europe - Tony Lloyd
16.00-16.30Effect of legal aid reform on black and minority ethnic solicitors - Ms Diane Abbott
16.30-17.00International whaling - Jo Swinson

The House sat at 11.30am

Oral Questions - International Development; Prime Minister

Statement - Northern Ireland - Peter Hain

Statement - Ministry of Justice - David Hanson

Ten Minute Rule Bill - Copyright Term for Performers and Producers - Michael Connarty - (Agreed)

Legislation - UK Borders Bill - Remaining Stages - (As amended, considered, read a third time)

Adjournment - Care of Alzheimer's patients: case of Mr Tony Dean - Mr Fabian Hamilton

The House rose at 4.39pm

Thursday 10 May

The House sat in Westminster Hall at 2.30pm until 5.30pm

Debate - Independent Sector Treatment Centres; 4th report from the Health Committee 05/06, HC 934, and the Governments response thereto, Cm 6930

The House sat at 10.30am

Oral Questions - Treasury

Business Statement - Leader of the House

Tributes - Speaker Weatherill

Legislation - Justice and Security (Northern Ireland) Bill - consideration of Lords amendments (Lords Amendment 3 disagreed to)

Motion - Ways and Means (Agreed)

Presentation of Bill - Rating (Empty Properties) - Phil Woolas (Agreed)

Adjournment - Local government reorganisation in Northumberland - Mr Alan Beith

The House rose at 10.30am

Friday 11 May

The House will not be sitting

Written Ministerial Statements
7 May - May 11 2007

8.5.2007ECOFIN - Mr Gordon Brown
8.5.2007Informal ECOFIN - Mr Gordon Brown
8.5.2007Northern Ireland - Mr Gordon Brown
8.5.2007Code of Conduct (Local Councillors) - Mr Phil Woolas
8.5.2007RAF Communications (Hub Delay) - Mr Adam Ingram
8.5.2007Service Life Insurance Scheme - Mr Adam Ingram
8.5.2007Young Adult Offenders - Mr Gerry Sutcliffe
8.5.2007EU Informal Competitiveness Council - Mr Ian McCartney
8.5.2007Mr Richard Steele - Jim Fitzpatrick
8.5.2007South-West Regional Planning Assessment (Railways) - Tom Harris
9.5.2007Op Banner Commemoration - Derek Twigg
9.5.2007Agriculture and Fisheries Council - Mr Ben Bradshaw
9.5.2007Independent Advisory Committee on Development Impact (IACDI) - Hilary Benn
9.5.2007Intergovernmental Agreement with Ireland - Mr Peter Hain
10.5.2007Asset Freezing Regime - Ed Balls
10.5.2007Vulture Funds - Mr Gordon Brown
10.5.2007Thurrock Thames Gateway Development Corporation - Yvette Cooper
10.5.2007Armed Forces Pay Review Body - Des Browne
10.5.2007Broiler Directive - Mr Ben Bradshaw
10.5.2007Mixed-Sex Accommodation in Hospitals - Ms Patricia Hewitt
10.5.2007General Affairs and External Relations Council - Mr Geoffrey Hoon
10.5.2007Identity Cards - John Ryan

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