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Summary Agenda Monday 17 December 2007

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Summary Agenda
2.30 p.m.
Prayers.
Afterwards
Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families, including at
3.15 p.m. Topical Questions.
3.30 p.m.
Urgent Questions (if any); Ministerial Statements, including on (1) European Council; and (2) HM Revenue and Customs data loss.
Afterwards
Presentation of Bills (without debate).
 
National Insurance Contributions Bill: Second Reading (may continue until 10.00 p.m.).
 
—followed by Programme Motion (without debate).
 
Motions to change the membership of Select Committees: Children, Schools and Families; Innovation, Universities and Skills; and Welsh Affairs (no debate after 10.00 p.m.).
At the end of the sitting
Adjournment Debate: Post Office closures in Adur and Worthing (Tim Loughton) (until 10.30 p.m. or for half an hour, whichever is later).

MEMORANDUM
CHRISTMAS ADJOURNMENT 2007
       Members wishing to table questions in person may do so in the usual way in the Table Office until 7.30 p.m. or the rising of the House (whichever is earlier) on Tuesday 18th December. Thereafter, they may table oral and written questions electronically or by post.
TABLING ARRANGEMENTS FOR QUESTIONS FOR ORAL ANSWER
       Under Standing Order No. 22(6), the Speaker has made the following arrangements for tabling Questions for oral answer in January:
Last date of tabling*
Date for answer
Departments etc
Tuesday 18th December
Monday 7th January
Work and Pensions
Tuesday 18th December
Tuesday 8th January
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Tuesday 18th December
Wednesday 9th January
Northern Ireland
Prime Minister
Monday 7th January (first sitting day in January)
Thursday 10th January
Innovation, Universities and Skills
       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 http://intranet,parliament.uk/bulletin-board).
       The results of the shuffles on 18th December will be published on 19th December
in a blue unofficial notice paper available from the Vote Office and on http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm200708/cmordbk2/cmob2.htm
       * The shuffle will be held at 12.30 p.m.
QUESTIONS FOR WRITTEN ANSWER ON A NAMED DAY
       The following date has been specified for the minimum notice for tabling named day written questions for answer on the first three days after the adjournment:
Time for tabling
For answer on
4.30 p.m. on Friday 4th January
Wednesday 9th January

 

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