House of Commons

 
Friday 20 March 2009
Summary Agenda
9.30 am
Prayers.
Afterwards
Private Members’ Bills:Second Readings.
 
(Note: If proceedings on the first Bill end before 2.30 pm, the second Bill and, possibly, subsequent Bills may be debated in the time remaining. After 2.30 pm, only those Bills which are unopposed may make further progress.)
At the end of the sitting
Adjournment Debate: Royal Hospital Haslar
(Sir Peter Viggers) (until 3.00 pm or for half an hour, whichever is later).

House of Commons
Friday 20 March 2009
Order of Business

 
At 9.30 am
  Prayers

Afterwards
Main Business
Note: If proceedings on the first Bill end before 2.30 pm, the second Bill and, possibly, subsequent Bills may be debated in the time remaining. After 2.30 pm, only those Bills which are unopposed may make further progress.

1
FUEL POVERTY BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr David Heath
2
PROTECTION OF CHILDREN (ENCRYPTED MATERIAL) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Sir Paul Beresford
3
BRITISH MUSEUM ACT 1963 (AMENDMENT) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Andrew Dismore
4
PROTECTION OF GARDEN LAND (DEVELOPMENT CONTROL) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Paul Burstow
5
AIRPORT EXPANSION (PARLIAMENTARY APPROVAL) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Susan Kramer
6
SCOTTISH BANKNOTES (ACCEPTABILITY IN UNITED KINGDOM) BILL: Adjourned debate on Second Reading [6 March].
 
   And a Motion being made, and the Question being proposed, That the Bill be now read a second time;
Member in charge: David Mundell
Debate may continue until 2.30 pm.
 
 
At the end of the sitting:
7
ADJOURNMENT
 
   Proposed subject: Royal Hospital Haslar (Sir Peter Viggers).
   Debate may continue until 3.00 pm or for half an hour, whichever is later (Standing Order No. 11).
Written Ministerial Statements to be made today
1
Secretary of State for Defence: Gurkha pensions.
2
Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Outcome of the General Affairs and External Relations Council (GAERC) 16 March 2009.
3
Secretary of State for Transport: Highways Agency Business Plan for 2009–10.

General Committee Notices
        A Public Bill Committee will meet on Tuesday 24 March at 10.30 am and 4.00 pm and Thursday 26 March at 9.00 am and 1.00 pm further to consider the Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Bill.
        European Committee B will meet on Monday 23 March at 4.30 pm to consider European Union Documents No. 15620/08 and No. 17210/08 and Addendum 1, relating to Pre-accession assistance.
        The First Delegated Legislation Committee will meet on Monday 23 March at 4.30 pm to consider the draft Immigration and Nationality (Fees) Regulations 2009.
        The Third Delegated Legislation Committee will meet on Monday 23 March at 4.30 pm to consider the draft Northern Rock plc Compensation Scheme (Amendment) Order 2009 and the draft Bradford and Bingley plc Compensation Scheme (Amendment) Order 2009.
        The Fourth Delegated Legislation Committee will meet on Tuesday 24 March at 4.30 pm to consider the Church of England Pensions (Amendment) Measure (HC 268) and the Ecclesiastical Offices (Terms of Measure) (HC 270).
        The Fifth Delegated Legislation Committee will meet on Tuesday 24 March at 4.30 pm to consider the draft Guardian’s Allowance Up-rating Order 2009, the draft Guardian’s Allowance Up-rating (Northern Ireland) Order 2009 and the draft Tax Credits Up-rating Regulations 2009.
        The Sixth Delegated Legislation Committee will meet on Wednesday 25 March at 2.30 pm to consider the draft Access to Justice Act 1999 (Destination of Appeals) (Family Proceedings) Order 2009.

House of Commons
Friday 20 March 2009
Future Business

 
A.  
Business for the period ending on Thursday 2 April
 
     This section includes the business announced by the Leader of the House (which may be changed up to the rising of the House on the day before it is to be taken and is therefore provisional).
B.  
Business to be taken at sittings in Westminster Hall
C.  
Remaining Orders and Notices
 
     This section consists of items of business set down formally for today but not expected to be taken today. (These may include items included in the business statement and therefore listed in Part A.).
D.  
Other future business
 
     This section consists of items of business set down for specific days after Thursday 2 April.
E.  
Business to be taken in European Committees
 
     This section consists of European Union Documents to be considered in European Committees.
F.  
Notices of Written Ministerial Statements
 
     This section consists of Notices of Ministerial Statements to be made in writing on the days indicated.

A
Business for the period ending on Thursday 2 April 2009
   Includes the business announced by the Leader of the House (which may be changed up to the rising of the House on the day before it is to be taken and is therefore provisional).
Monday 23 March
Questions to the Secretary of State for the Home Department, including Topical Questions.
Presentation of Bill: Mr Frank Field: Short Selling and Bank Accounts: Bill to prohibit short selling; to require disclosure by pension funds and their trustees of records of loans of their shares for the purpose of short selling, and of the fees received in such cases; to require banks and building societies to offer their retail customers current and savings accounts free of any charge for holding the accounts when such accounts are in credit; and for connected purposes.
Remaining stages of the Coroners and Justice Bill—Day 1.
At the end of the sitting: Adjournment: Mr Michael Clapham: Blacklisting practices in the construction industry.
Tuesday 24 March
Questions to the Secretary of State for Health, including Topical Questions.
Ten minute Rule Motion: Mr Paul Burstow: Pension Credit and Personal Expense Allowance (Duty of Consultation and Review): That leave be given to bring in a Bill to make provision for the periodic review of the capital limits and tariff income rules and the personal expense allowance; to make provision for consultations on the level of those allowances and rules; and for connected purposes.
Conclusion of remaining stages of the Coroners and Justice Bill.
At the end of the sitting: Adjournment: Mr Hugo Swire: Lessons to be learned from the MSC Napoli incident.
Wednesday 25 March
Questions to the Secretary of State for International Development and to the Prime Minister.
Ten minute Rule Motion: Mary Creagh: Cohabitation (No. 2): That leave be given to bring in a Bill to provide certain protections for persons who live together as a couple or have lived together as a couple; and for connected purposes.
Opposition Day (9th allotted day). There will be a debate entitled ‘The need for an enquiry on Iraq’ followed by a debate entitled ‘The impact of business rates and how businesses can be helped through the recession’. Both debates will arise on an Opposition Motion.
At the end of the sitting: Adjournment: Mr Graham Allen: Reducing unplanned teenage pregnancy rates in Nottingham.
Thursday 26 March
Questions to the Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, including Topical Questions.
General debate on Defence in the UK.
At the end of the sitting: Adjournment: Mr Laurence Robertson: Future of public houses.
Friday 27 March
Private Members’ Bills.
1
ROYAL MARRIAGES AND SUCCESSION TO THE CROWN (PREVENTION OF DISCRIMINATION) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Dr Evan Harris
2
CHILDREN IN CARE (CUSTODY) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Stephen Crabb
3
DRIVING INSTRUCTION (SUSPENSION AND EXEMPTION POWERS) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Willie Rennie
4
BROADCASTING (TELEVISION LICENCE FEE ABOLITION) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Christopher Chope
5
EUROPEAN UNION (AUDIT OF BENEFITS AND COSTS OF UK MEMBERSHIP) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Christopher Chope
6
PRESUMPTION OF DEATH BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Tim Boswell
7
EXERCISE OF REASONABLE DISCRETION BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Tim Boswell
At the end of the sitting: Adjournment: Jon Cruddas: Housing subsidy in Barking and Dagenham.
Monday 30 March
Questions to the Secretary of State for Defence, including Topical Questions.
General debate on Africa.
At the end of the sitting: Adjournment: Mr Phil Willis: Memorial for tsunami victims.
Tuesday 31 March
Questions to the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, including Topical Questions.
Ten minute Rule Motion: Joan Ryan: Statutory Instruments Act 1946 (Amendment): That leave be given to bring in a Bill to amend the Statutory Instruments Act 1946.
General debate on the economy.
At the end of the sitting: Adjournment: Subject to be announced.
Wednesday 1 April
Questions to the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and to the Prime Minister.
Ten minute Rule Motion: Hywel Williams: Statutory Instruments Act 1946 (Amendment): That leave be given to bring in a Bill to amend the Statutory Instruments Act 1946.
Second Reading of the Geneva Conventions and United Nations Personnel (Protocols) Bill [Lords].
Motion relating to the Non-domestic Rating (Collection and Enforcement) (Local Lists) (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2009
At the end of the sitting: Adjournment: Subject to be announced.
Thursday 2 April
Questions to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, including Topical Questions and to the Solicitor General.
Motion on the Easter Recess Adjournment.
At the end of the sitting: Adjournment: Subject to be announced.

FORTHCOMING END OF DAY ADJOURNMENT DEBATES
TUESDAY 31 MARCH TO THURSDAY 2 APRIL
        Applications should be made in writing to Mr Speaker to reach his office by 7 p.m. or rise of the House, whichever is the earlier, on Wednesday 25 March. The Ballot will take place on Thursday 26 March.

B
Business to be taken in Westminster Hall
Tuesday 24 March
   Subjects proposed to be raised on the Motion for the Adjournment:
9.30 am - 11.00 am
Mr James Gray
Rural economy during the recession.
11.00 am - 12.30 pm
Siobhain McDonagh
Sri Lanka and the Commonwealth.
12.30 pm–1.00 pm
Mr Mark Lancaster
Commuter services on the West Coast Main Line.
1.00 pm–1.30 pm
Mr Ian Cawsey
Government support for the steel industry.
1.30 pm–2.00 pm
Mr Philip Hollobone
Proposals for a university for North Northamptonshire.
Wednesday 25 March
   Subjects proposed to be raised on the Motion for the Adjournment:
9.30 am - 11.00 am
Andrew Mackinlay
Protection of Ashraf residents under the Geneva Convention.
11.00 am - 11.30 am
Mr Roger Godsiff
Hajj pilgrims and UK tour operators.
The sitting will be suspended from 11.30 am to 2.30 pm
2.30 pm–4.00 pm
Dr John Pugh
Building Colleges for the Future programme.
4.00 pm - 4.30 pm
Paul Rowen
Asbestos in schools.
4.30 pm–5.00 pm
Kerry McCarthy
Livestock industry and its effect on climate change.
Thursday 26 March
Debate on the Report from the Committee on Arms Export Controls entitled ‘Scrutiny of Arms Export Control (2008): UK Strategic Export Controls Annual Report 2006, Quarterly Reports for 2007, Licensing Policy and Review of Export Control Legislation’.
Thursday 2 April
Debate on the Report from the Science and Technology Committee on Investigating the Oceans.

FORTHCOMING WESTMINSTER HALL ADJOURNMENT DEBATES
TUESDAY 31 MARCH AND WEDNESDAY 1 APRIL
        Applications for General or short Debates should be made in writing to Mr Speaker to reach his office by 10.00 pm or the rise of House, whichever is the earlier, on Tuesday 24 March. The Ballot will take place on Wednesday 25 March.
FOLLOWING DEPARTMENTS TO ANSWER
        Communities and Local Government; Culture, Media and Sport; Energy and Climate Change; Health; Home Office; International Development; Leader of the House; Minister for the Olympics; Northern Ireland; Treasury.

C
Remaining Orders and Notices
   Consists of items of business set down formally for today but not expected to be taken today. (These may include items included in the business statement and therefore listed in part A above.) Also includes items on which divisions have been deferred.
1
CRIMINAL INJURIES COMPENSATION (NORTHERN IRELAND)
Mr Secretary Woodward
 
   That the draft Alterations to the Northern Ireland Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme 2002, which were laid before this House on 17 December, be approved.
2
CRIMINAL INJURIES COMPENSATION (NORTHERN IRELAND)
Mr Secretary Woodward
 
   That the draft Northern Ireland Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme 2009, which was laid before this House on 28 January, be approved.
3
CONSTITUTIONAL LAW
Secretary Paul Murphy
 
   That the draft National Assembly for Wales (Legislative Competence) (Housing) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 3 February, be approved.
   The Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments has drawn the special attention of the House to the Instrument in its Seventh Report of Session 2008-09.
4
TRIBUNALS AND INQUIRIES
Stephen Timms
 
   That the draft Revenue and Customs Appeals Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 9 February, be approved.
5
TAX CREDITS
Stephen Timms
 
   That the draft Tax Credits Up-rating Regulations 2009, which were laid before this House on 9 February, be approved.
6
SOCIAL SECURITY, NORTHERN IRELAND
Stephen Timms
 
   That the draft Guardian’s Allowance Up-rating (Northern Ireland) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 9 February, be approved.
7
SOCIAL SECURITY
Stephen Timms
 
   That the draft Guardian’s Allowance Up-rating Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 9 February, be approved.
8
IMMIGRATION
Secretary Jacqui Smith
 
   That the draft Immigration (Biometric Registration) (Amendment) Regulations 2009, which were laid before this House on 9 February, be approved.
9
PENSIONS
Secretary James Purnell
 
   That the draft Occupational Pension Schemes (Levy Ceiling) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 10 February, be approved.
10
IMMIGRATION
Secretary Jacqui Smith
 
   That the draft Immigration and Nationality (Fees) Regulations 2009, which were laid before this House on 12 February, be approved.
11
PENSIONS
Secretary James Purnell
 
   That the draft Pension Protection Fund (Pension Compensation Cap) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 23 February, be approved.
12
PENSIONS
Secretary James Purnell
 
   That the draft Occupational Pension Schemes (Contracting-out) (Amendment) Regulations 2009, which were laid before this House on 23 February, be approved.
13
BANKS AND BANKING
Ian Pearson
 
   That the draft Northern Rock plc Compensation Scheme (Amendment) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 25 February, be approved.
14
BANKS AND BANKING
Ian Pearson
 
   That the draft Bradford & Bingley plc Compensation Scheme (Amendment) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 25 February, be approved.
15
FAMILY PROCEEDINGS
Secretary Jack Straw
 
   That the draft Access to Justice Act 1999 (Destination of Appeals) (Family Proceedings) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 25 February, be approved.
16
PREVENTION AND SUPPRESSION OF TERRORISM
Secretary Jacqui Smith
 
   That the draft Terrorism Act 2000 (Code of Practice for Examining Officers) (Revision) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 26 February, be approved.
17
POLICING AND CRIME BILL: As amended in the Public Bill Committee, to be considered.
   For Amendments see pages 189–91, 235–36, 255–56, 267–68, 275, 295 and
309–10 of Supplement to Votes.
18
GENEVA CONVENTIONS AND UNITED NATIONS PERSONNEL (PROTOCOLS) BILL [LORDS]: Second Reading.
19
HEALTH CARE AND ASSOCIATED PROFESSIONS
Secretary Alan Johnson
 
   That the draft Heath Care and Associated Professions (Miscellaneous Amendments and Practitioner Psychologists) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 5 March, be approved.
20
BETTING, GAMING AND LOTTERIES
Secretary Andy Burnham
 
   That the draft Categories of Gaming Machine (Amendment) Regulations 2009, which were laid before this House on 10 March, be approved.
21
CORONERS AND JUSTICE BILL: As amended in the Public Bill Committee, to be considered. (Queen’s Consent to be signified on Third Reading.)
   For Amendments see pages 421–83 of Supplement to Votes.
22
CORONERS AND JUSTICE BILL (PROGRAMME) (No. 3)
Secretary Jack Straw
 
   That the Order of 26 January 2009 (Coroners and Justice Bill (Programme)), as varied by the Order of 4 March 2009 (Coroners and Justice Bill (Programme) (No. 2)), be further varied as follows:
   1.   Paragraphs 4 and 5 of the Order shall be omitted.
   2.   Proceedings on consideration and Third Reading shall be concluded in two days.
   3.   Proceedings on consideration shall be taken on each of those days as shown in the following Table and in the order so shown.
   4.   Each part of the proceedings shall (so far as previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion at the time specified in relation to it in the second column of the Table.
Proceedings
Time for conclusion of proceedings
Second day
New Clauses, New Schedules and amendments relating to inquests into a person’s death that may be conducted without a jury; remaining New Clauses, New Schedules and amendments relating to Part 1; New Clauses, New Schedules and amendments relating to Part 2 except those relating to hatred on grounds of sexual orientation.
The moment of interruption.
Remaining New Clauses, New Schedules and amendments relating to Part 2.
One hour after the commencement of proceedings on the Bill.
New Clauses, New Schedules and amendments relating to Part 8; New Clauses, New Schedules and amendments relating to Chapter 1 of Part 4; remaining proceedings on consideration.
One hour before the moment of interruption.
   5.   Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion at the moment of interruption on the second day.
23
INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Mr Secretary Alexander
 
   That the draft Asian Development Bank (Ninth Replenishment of the Asian Development Fund) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 9 March, be approved.
24
INDUSTRY AND EXPORTS (FINANCIAL SUPPORT) BILL: Committee.
25
EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES
Secretary James Purnell
 
   That the draft European Communities (Definition of Treaties) (United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 18 March, be approved.
   The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.
26
HOUSING
Secretary Hazel Blears
 
   That the draft Housing (Replacement of Terminated Tenancies) (Successor Landlords) (England) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 19 March, be approved.
   The Instrument has not yet been considered by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.
27
REGULATORY REFORM
Secretary Pat McFadden
 
   That the draft Legislative Reform (Insolvency) (Advertising Requirements) Order 2009, which was laid before this House on 4 December 2008, be approved.
   The Regulatory Reform Committee has reported on the draft Order in its First Report, Session 2008-09, HC 181.
   The House has disagreed with the Regulatory Reform Committee in its recommendation that the draft Order should not be approved (Resolution of 19 March)
28
CHURCH OF ENGLAND PENSIONS (AMENDMENT) MEASURE
Sir Stuart Bell
 
   That the Church of England Pensions (Amendment) Measure (HC 268), passed by the General Synod of the Church of England, be presented to Her Majesty for Her Royal Assent in the form in which the said Measure was laid before Parliament.
29
ECCLESIASTICAL OFFICES (TERMS OF SERVICE) MEASURE
Sir Stuart Bell
 
   That the Ecclesiastical Offices (Terms of Service) Measure (HC 270), passed by the General Synod of the Church of England, be presented to Her Majesty for Her Royal Assent in the form in which the said Measure was laid before Parliament.

D
Other future business
   The following list consists of items of business set down for specific days after Thursday 2 April.
Tuesday 21 April
1
INSOLVENCY (PROVISION OF INFORMATION TO EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES)
Phil Wilson
 
   That leave be given to bring in a Bill to require insolvency practitioners to provide information regarding redundancies to employment agencies when a company goes into administration within a specified period; and for connected purposes.
Friday 24 April
Private Members’ Bills
1
CO-OPERATIVE AND COMMUNITY BENEFIT SOCIETIES AND CREDIT UNIONS BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Malcolm Wicks
2
PALLIATIVE CARE BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mrs Caroline Spelman
3
DAMAGES (ASBESTOS-RELATED CONDITIONS) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Andrew Dismore
4
SOVEREIGNTY OF PARLIAMENT (EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Christopher Chope
5
DRUGS (ROADSIDE TESTING) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Christopher Chope
6
EMPLOYMENT RETENTION BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: John Robertson
Monday 27 April
1
CHEAPEST ENERGY TARIFF (INFORMATION)
Mr John Baron
 
   That leave be given to amend the law relating to the regulation of domestic energy providers; to require an energy company to publish on invoices information indicating whether the customer is on the cheapest tariff offered by that company, based on pattern of energy use, and the savings to be gained from any switch to this tariff; and for connected purposes.
Friday 8 May
Private Members’ Bills
1
GREEN ENERGY (DEFINITION AND PROMOTION) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Peter Ainsworth
2
SCHOOLS (HEALTH SUPPORT) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Jim Cunningham
3
LAND USE (GARDEN PROTECTION ETC.) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Andrew Dismore
4
CLIMATE CHANGE (SECTORAL TARGETS) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Martin Caton
5
RENEWABLE CONTENT OBLIGATION BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Dr Alan Whitehead
Friday 15 May
Private Members’ Bills
1
SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS AND DISABILITY (SUPPORT) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: John Bercow
2
HOLOCAUST (STOLEN ART) RESTITUTION BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Andrew Dismore
3
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Christopher Chope
4
LENDING (REGULATION) BILL: Adjourned debate on Second Reading [27 February].
 
   And a Motion being made, and the Question being proposed, That the Bill be now read a second time.
Member in charge: Mr Russell Brown
Friday 12 June
Private Members’ Bills
1
CROWN EMPLOYMENT (NATIONALITY) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Andrew Dismore
2
BROADCASTING (PUBLIC SERVICE CONTENT) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Christopher Chope
Friday 19 June
Private Members’ Bills
1
FORCES WIDOWS’ PENSIONS (EQUALITY OF TREATMENT) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Michael Mates
2
TORTURE (DAMAGES) (No. 2) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Andrew Dismore
3
PEDLARS (AMENDMENT) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Christopher Chope
4
THEFT FROM SHOPS (USE OF PENALTY NOTICES FOR DISORDER) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Miss Anne McIntosh
5
ORGAN DONATION (PRESUMED CONSENT) BILL: Adjourned debate on Second Reading [13 February].
 
   And a Motion being made, and the Question being proposed, That the Bill be now read a second time.
Member in charge: Mr Jeremy Browne
6
YOUNG PEOPLE LEAVING CARE (ACCOMMODATION) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Helen Southworth
Friday 26 June
Private Members’ Bills
1
LEASEHOLDERS’ RIGHTS BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mrs Jacqui Lait
2
ILLEGALLY LOGGED TIMBER (PROHIBITION OF SALE) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Andrew Dismore
3
HOME REPOSSESSION (PROTECTION) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Andrew Dismore
4
EMPLOYERS’ LIABILITY INSURANCE BUREAU BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Andrew Dismore
5
PHARMACEUTICAL LABELLING (WARNING OF COGNITIVE FUNCTION IMPAIRMENT) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Andrew Dismore
6
PROTECTION OF SHAREHOLDERS BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr William Cash
Friday 3 July
Private Members’ Bills
1
INDUSTRIAL CARBON EMISSIONS (TARGETS) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Charles Kennedy
2
HUMAN RIGHTS ACT 1998 (MEANING OF PUBLIC AUTHORITY) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Andrew Dismore
3
BANKERS’ PENSIONS (LIMITS) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Ann Clwyd
Friday 16 October
Private Members’ Bills
1
EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY (REFORM) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Philip Davies
2
ARMENIAN GENOCIDE REMEMBRANCE DAY BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Andrew Dismore
3
SAFETY OF MEDICINES (EVALUATION) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Dr Ian Gibson
4
TEACHING OF BRITISH HISTORY IN SCHOOLS BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Andrew Rosindell
5
FOOD LABELLING REGULATIONS (AMENDMENT) BILL: Second Reading.
Member in charge: Mr Richard Bacon

E
Business to be taken in European Committees
   The following list consists of European Union Documents to be considered in European Committees. The dates appointed for consideration are provisional.
European Committee A
1 CLIMATE CHANGE AGREEMENT
 
   (5892/09 and Addenda 1 to 3 and 14473/08): referred 4 March 2009 [10th Report of Session 2008-09, HC 19-x, Chapter 1].
Date and time of consideration to be arranged.
2 COMPLIANCE WITH COMMON FISHERIES POLICY
 
   (15869/08 and 15694/08 and Addenda 1 and 2): referred 18 March 2009.
Date and time of consideration to be arranged.
3 MINIMUM STOCK OF CRUDE OIL AND/OR PETROLEUM PRODUCTS
 
   (15910/08 and Addenda 1 and 2): referred 18 March 2009.
Date and time of consideration to be arranged.
4 MARITIME TRANSPORT
 
   (5779/09 and 5775/09): referred 18 March 2009.
Date and time of consideration to be arranged.
 
 
European Committee B
EUROPEAN SECURITY AND DEFENCE POLICY
Caroline Flint
 
   That the Committee takes note of European Union Documents No. 16686/08, French Presidency Report on European Security and Defence Policy, and No. 17104/08, Report on the Implementation of the European Security Strategy—Providing Security in a Changing World; welcomes the French Presidency’s report and the High Commissioner’s review; and supports the Government’s position that UK and European security are enhanced by action coordinated at an EU level.
 
   (16686/08 and 17104/08): referred 28 January 2009 [6th Report of Session 2008-09, HC 19-v, Chapter 2].
To be considered at 4.30 pm on 30 March 2009.
2 PRE-ACCESSION ASSISTANCE
Mike Foster
 
   That the Committee takes note of European Union Documents No. 15620/08, Commission Communication: Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA): Multi-annual Indicative Financial Framework for 2010–2012 and No. 17210/08 and Addendum, Commission Report: The 2007 Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance Annual Report; notes the current progress towards further EU enlargement; and urges the Commission to learn lessons from previous experience and ensure that its resources are effectively managed and delivered.
 
   (15620/08, 17210/08 and Addendum 1): referred 11 February 2009 [8th Report of Session 2008-09, HC 19-vii, Chapter 1].
   Relevant European Union Documents:
   5318/09: Commission Report: 2007 Annual Report on PHARE, Turkey Pre-Accession, CARDS and transition facility
   14904/08: Commission Annual Report on the Instrument for Structural Policy for Pre-Accession (ISPA) in 2007
   6380/09: Special Report No. 12/2008 on the Instrument for Structural Policy for Pre-Accession (ISPA) in 2000–2006, together the Commission’s replies.
To be considered at 4.30 pm on 23 March 2009.
3 EU AND THE ARCTIC REGION
 
   (COM (08) 763): referred 25 February 2009 [9th Report of Session 2008-09, HC 19-ix, Chapter 1].
To be considered at 4.30 pm on 21 April 2009.
4 EXTERNAL SERVICE
 
   (5289/09): referred 4 March 2009 [10th Report of Session 2008-09, HC 19-x, Chapter 1].
Date and time of consideration to be arranged.
5 THE EASTERN PARTNERSHIP
 
   (16940/08 and 16941/08 and Addenda 1 and 2): referred 18 March 2009.
Date and time of consideration to be arranged.
 
 
 

 
 
House of Commons

 
Friday 20 March 2009
Papers available Today
Subject
Pages commence at
Business to be taken today
1223
Notices of Written Ministerial Statements
1224
Future Business
1225
Questions set down for answer on future days
Questions Book
Notices of Questions tabled on Thursday 19 March
2713 (blue)
Early Day Motions
4035 (blue)
Votes and Proceedings
349
Notices of Amendments (Consideration of Bill) (Coroners and Justice Bill)
421 (blue)
Notices of Amendments (Public Bill Committee) (Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Bill)
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Note: There are several different sequences of page numbers reflecting different categories of material.