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Summary Agenda Wednesday 2 April 2008

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Summary Agenda
11.30 a.m.
Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Wales.
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.).
Illegally Logged Timber (Prohibition of Sale and Distribution)—Motion for leave to introduce a Bill under the Ten minute rule (Barry Gardiner) (for up to 20 minutes).
Opposition Day:(1) The economy, repossessions and the housing market; (2) Government policy on Heathrow Airport (may continue until 7.00 p.m.)
Statutory Instrument (Motion for approval) (without debate).
Draft Constitutional Renewal Bill (Joint Committee) (Motion to nominate) (no debate after 7.00 p.m.).
At the end of the sitting
Adjournment Debate: Biosimilar medicines (Dr Brian Iddon) (until 7.30 p.m. or for half an hour, whichever is later).

Sitting in Westminster Hall
General Debates:
9.30 a.m.
Treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (Nick Ainger).
11.00 a.m.
Future of Wirral Metropolitan College’s Carlett Park Campus (Ben Chapman).
The sitting will be suspended from 11.30 a.m. to 2.30 p.m.
2.30 p.m.
Review of the Scotland Act 1998 (Pete Wishart).
4.00 p.m.
Impact of the NHS (Pharmaceutical Services) Regulations 2005 on small pharmacies in Chelmsford (Mr Simon Burns).
4.30 p.m.
Trial and imprisonment of Mr Michael Burk in Italy (Barbara Keeley) (until 5.00 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 3rd April. 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 3rd April
Monday 21st April
Thursday 3rd April
Tuesday 22nd April
Thursday 3rd April
Wednesday 23rd April
Prime Minister
Monday 21st April (First sitting day after adjournment)
Thursday 24th April
       * 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 3rd April will be published on 4th April in a blue unofficial notice paper available from the Vote Office and on
       The latest time for tabling a Question for written answer on a named day before the April adjournment is 10.30 p.m., or the rising of the House, whichever is earlier, on Monday 31st March for answer on Thursday 3rd April. 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 3rd April
Monday 21st April
4.30 p.m. on Friday 18th April
Wednesday 23rd April


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