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Order of Business Tuesday 6 May 2008

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House of Commons
Order of Business

 
At 2.30 p.m.
  Prayers
Afterwards
Private Business
Note: Private Business is not debated at this time, and may not be proceeded with if opposed.
Third Reading
Transport for London Bill [Lords]

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
Mr Philip Hollobone (Kettering): How many repeat abortions there were in (a) Kettering, (b) Northamptonshire and (c) England in the last three years; and if he will make a statement.
(203357)
 2
Ms Katy Clark (North Ayrshire and Arran): What the survival rate of premature babies born before 24 weeks was in each of the last three years.
(203358)
 3
Stephen Pound (Ealing North): What progress has been made in developing the New Deal for Carers; and if he will make a statement.
(203359)
 4
Mr Peter Bone (Wellingborough): What the average NHS hospital bed occupancy rate was in the last 12 months.
(203360)
 5
Mr Graham Allen (Nottingham North): What steps he is taking to improve access to care and standards of care.
(203361)
 6
Tom Levitt (High Peak): What progress has been made in developing the New Deal for Carers; and if he will make a statement.
(203362)
 7
Jessica Morden (Newport East): What progress has been made in developing the New Deal for Carers; and if he will make a statement.
(203363)
 8
Ms Dawn Butler (Brent South): What plans he has to improve children's health; and if he will make a statement.
(203365)
 9
Christopher Fraser (South West Norfolk): What assessment he has made of the security of patient data.
(203366)
 10
Mr Graham Brady (Altrincham & Sale West): What the average waiting time was for access to primary care psychological services in the most recent period for which figures are available.
(203368)
 11
Mr Andrew Robathan (Blaby): What assessment he has made of the contribution of community hospitals in (a) England and (b) Leicestershire.
(203369)
 12
Anne Snelgrove (South Swindon): What plans he has to extend access to GP surgeries.
(203370)
 13
Dr Brian Iddon (Bolton South East): What steps his Department is taking to improve diagnosis and treatment of hepatitis C.
(203371)
 14
John Hemming (Birmingham, Yardley): What plans he has to improve infection control in the NHS.
(203372)
 15
Dr Evan Harris (Oxford West & Abingdon): What recent changes there have been in the survival rate of premature babies born before 24 weeks.
(203373)
 16
Mr Henry Bellingham (North West Norfolk): When he next expects to meet GPs from East Anglia to discuss primary care.
(203374)
 17
Ms Karen Buck (Regent's Park & Kensington North): What recent progress his Department has made in tackling health inequalities.
(203375)
 18
Bob Russell (Colchester): If he will commission research into the effects on hearing of the use of personal MP3 players.
(203377)
 19
Gordon Banks (Ochil and South Perthshire): What guidance his Department issues on the recommended daily intake of water.
(203378)
 20
Simon Hughes (North Southwark & Bermondsey): What consultation is being carried out at the local level on the introduction of GP-led health centres.
(203379)
 21
Mr Mark Harper (Forest of Dean): What representations he has received on the Pharmacy White Paper.
(203380)
 22
Mr Stewart Jackson (Peterborough): When he expects to implement the preventative health check-up policy announced by the Prime Minister.
(203381)
At 3.15 p.m.
Topical Questions to the Secretary of State for Health
The Members listed below have been selected by ballot to ask a Topical Question.
 T1
Dr Vincent Cable (Twickenham): If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
(203419)
 T2
Joan Walley (Stoke-on-Trent North):
(203420)
 T3
Sir Nicholas Winterton (Macclesfield):
(203421)
 T4
Mr David Heathcoat-Amory (Wells):
(203422)
 T5
Mark Pritchard (The Wrekin):
(203423)
 T6
Mr Graham Allen (Nottingham North):
(203424)
 T7
Mr Philip Hollobone (Kettering):
(203425)
 T8
Mr Mark Lancaster (North East Milton Keynes):
(203426)
 T9
Mr Nigel Evans (Ribble Valley):
(203428)

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

Main Business
  indicates Government Business
1
CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND IMMIGRATION BILL (PROGRAMME) (No. 4)
[No debate]
Secretary Jack Straw
 
   That the following provisions shall apply to the Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill for the purpose of supplementing the Orders of 8th October 2007 and 11th October 2007 in the last Session of Parliament and 9th January 2008 (Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill (Programme), Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill (Programme) (No. 2) and Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill (Programme) (No. 3)):
Consideration of Lords Amendments
   1.   Proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion at this day’s sitting.
   2.   The proceedings shall be taken in the order shown in the first column of the following Table.
   3.   The proceedings shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion at the times specified in the second column of the Table.
 
TABLE
Lords Amendments
Time for conclusion of proceedings
Nos. 9, 301, 327 and 86 to 91
An hour and a half after the commencement of proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments
Nos. 285, 115, 173 and 117 to 149
Four and a quarter hours after the commencement of those proceedings
Nos. 116, 1 to 8, 10 to 85, 92 to 114, 150 to 172, 174 to 284, 286 to 300, 302 to 326, and 328 to 348
Six hours after the commencement of those proceedings, or 10 p.m., whichever is the later.
Subsequent stages
   4.   Any further Message from the Lords may be considered forthwith without any Question being put.
   5.   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(7)).
2
CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND IMMIGRATION BILL: Consideration of Lords Amendments.
For Motions and Amendments, see separate Paper.
   The Scottish Parliament and the Northern Ireland Assembly have passed Legislative Consent Resolutions in respect of this Bill. Copies of the Resolutions are available in the Vote Office.
   Proceedings will, so far as not previously concluded, be brought to a conclusion six hours after their commencement, or at 10.00 p.m., whichever is later, if the Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill (Programme) (No. 4) Motion is agreed to.
3
TEMPORARY AND AGENCY WORKERS (EQUAL TREATMENT) BILL [MONEY]: Queen’s recommendation signified.
[Up to 45 minutes]
Jane Kennedy
 
   That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Temporary and Agency Workers (Equal Treatment) Bill, it is expedient to authorise—
(1)   
the payment out of money provided by Parliament of any expenditure incurred under or by virtue of the Act by a Minister of the Crown or government department; and
(2)   
any increase attributable to the Act in the sums payable out of money so provided under any other enactment.
   The Speaker will put the Question not later than 45 minutes after proceedings begin (Standing Order No. 52(1)(b)).
4
POLITICAL PARTIES
[No debate]
Mr Secretary Woodward
 
   That the draft Electoral Administration Act 2006 (Regulation of Loans etc: Northern Ireland) Order 2008, which was laid before this House on 11th March, be approved.
To be decided without debate (Standing Order No. 118(6)).
 
 
At the end of the sitting:
5
ADJOURNMENT
 
   Proposed subject: Health and safety in graveyards (John Mann).
   Debate may continue until 10.30 p.m. or for half an hour, whichever is later (Standing Order No. 9).

COMMITTEES
PUBLIC BILL COMMITTEES
1
Counter-Terrorism Bill Committee
10.30 a.m.
Room 11 (public)
 
4.00 p.m.
(public)
   Further to consider the Bill.
2
Finance Bill Committee
10.30 a.m.
Room 10 (public)
 
4.30 p.m.
(public)
   To consider the Bill.
3
Local Transport Bill [Lords] Committee
10.30 a.m.
Room 12 (public)
 
4.00 p.m.
(public)
   Further to consider the Bill.
DELEGATED LEGISLATION COMMITTEE
4
First Delegated Legislation Committee
4.30 p.m.
Room 9 (public)
   To consider the draft Business Protection from Misleading Marketing Regulations 2008 and the draft Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008.
SELECT COMMITTEES
5
Treasury
9.30 a.m.
The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House (private)
 
9.45 a.m.
(public)
   Subject: Financial Stability and Transparency.
   Witnesses: Sir Callum McCarthy, Chairman, and Mr Hector Sants, Chief Executive, Financial Services Authority.
6
Home Affairs
10.15 a.m.
The Wilson Room, Portcullis House (private)
 
10.20 a.m.
(public)
 
11.00 a.m.
(private)
   Subject: The Olympic Torch.
   Witnesses: Metropolitan Police; Home Office (at 10.40 a.m.).
7
Administration
3.30 p.m.
Room 16 (private)
8
Defence
4.00 p.m.
The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House (private)
 
4.30 p.m.
(public)
   Subject: ISTAR.
   Witnesses: Air Vice-Marshal Simon J. Bollom, Director General Combat Air, Air Vice-Marshal Stuart Butler, Capability Manager Information Superiority, and Air Vice-Marshal Chris Nickols CBE, Assistant Chief of the Defence Staff (Operations), Ministry of Defence.
9
Communities and Local Government
4.20 p.m.
The Wilson Room, Portcullis House (private)
 
4.30 p.m.
(public)
   Subject: Planning Skills.
   Witnesses: British Property Federation; Cllr Ruth Cadbury and Cllr Norman Dingemans (at 5.00 p.m.).
JOINT COMMITTEE
10
Human Rights
1.30 p.m.
Room 5 (private)
[The decision of a Committee to sit in public may be rescinded without notice.]

Written Ministerial Statements to be made today
1
Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families: Sir Jim Rose’s Review of the Primary Curriculum to include recommendations of the identification and teaching of children with dyslexia.
2
Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government: Flood recovery update.
3
Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government: Correction to Parliamentary Question 186442.
4
Secretary of State for Defence: New investment in Headley Court.
5
Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Outcome of the General Affairs and External Relations Council (GAERC) 29th April.
6
Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Situation in Zimbabwe.
7
Secretary of State for Health: Response to the report of the Joint Committee on Human Rights on adults with learning difficulties.
8
Secretary of State for the Home Department: National Identity Scheme—cost report.
9
Secretary of State for the Home Department: Immigration.
10
Secretary of State for Justice: Office of the Public Guardian key performance indicators 2008-09.
11
Secretary of State for Transport: Draft Marine Navigation Bill.
12
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions: UN Convention on Disability Rights.

General Committee Notices
        A Public Bill Committee will meet on Tuesday 6th May at 10.30 a.m. and 4.30 p.m. and Thursday 8th May at 9.00 a.m. and 1.00 p.m. to consider the Finance Bill.
        A Public Bill Committee will meet on Tuesday 6th May at 10.30 a.m. and 4.00 p.m. and Thursday 8th May at 9.00 a.m. and 1.00 p.m. further to consider the Local Transport Bill [Lords].
        A Public Bill Committee will meet on Tuesday 6th May at 10.30 a.m. and 4.00 p.m. and Thursday 8th May at 9.00 a.m. and 1.00 p.m. further to consider the Counter-Terrorism Bill.
        A Public Bill Committee will meet on Wednesday 7th May at 9.30 a.m. to consider the Temporary and Agency Workers (Equal Treatment) Bill.
        The First Delegated Legislation Committee will meet on Tuesday 6th May at 4.30 p.m. to consider the draft Business Protection from Misleading Marketing Regulations 2008 and draft Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008.


 

 
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