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Weekly Information Bulletin: 17th January 2009

Business of the House of Commons
12- 16 January 2009

Monday 12 January

The House sat at 2.30pm

Oral Questions - Defence; including Topical Questions

Statement - Gaza - David Miliband

Legislation - Business Rate Supplements Bill - Second reading (agreed on division)

Legislation - Business Rate Supplements Bill - Programme motion (agreed on division)

Legislation - Business Rate Supplements Bill - Money resolution (agreed to)

Adjournment - Independent mental health advocacy - Mr Charles Walker

The House rose at 9.17pm


Tuesday 13 January

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

Westminster Hall Private Members' Debates -

09.30-11.00Financial effects of early intervention policies - Mr Graham Allen
11.00-12.30Growth in the Milton Keynes/South Midlands sub-region - Mr David Lidington
12.30-13.00Affordable housing in Durham - Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods
13.00-13.30Funding of policing in Gloucestershire - Mr Mark Harper
13.30-14.00Home repossessions - Dr Vincent Cable

The House sat at 2.30pm

Oral Questions - Foreign and Commonwealth Office; including Topical Questions

Legislation - Saving Gateway Accounts Bill - Second reading (agreed to)

Legislation - Saving Gateway Accounts Bill - Programme motion (agreed on division)

Legislation - Saving Gateway Accounts Bill - Money resolution (agreed to)

Business Statement - Leader of the House

Adjournment - Flooding and drainage in South Ribble - Mr David S Borrow

The House rose at 7.36pm


Wednesday 14 January

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

Westminster Hall Private Members' Debates -

09.30-11.00Social housing in central London - Mr Mark Field
11.00-11.30Chase Farm Hospital - Mr David Burrowes
14.30-16.00Tax credits, childcare tax credit and working parents - Ms Karen Buck
16.00-16.30Pharmacy payments and clawbacks - Mr Adrian Sanders
16.30-17.00Exchange rate policy - Mr Christopher Chope

The House sat at 11.30am

Oral Questions - Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster; Prime Minister

Urgent Question - Businesses (Financial Assistance) - Ian Pearson

Presentation of Bill - Welfare Reform Bill - James Purnell (Bill presented and read a First time)

Presentation of Bill - Coroners and Justice Bill - Jack Straw (Bill presented and read a First time)

Debate - Iraq: Future strategic relationship (agreed to)

Adjournment - Self-balancing personal transporters - Lembit Öpik

The House rose at 7.31pm


Thursday 15 January

The House sat at 10.30am

Oral Questions - Environment, Food and Rural Affairs; Solicitor General; including Topical Questions

Business Statement - Leader of the House

Statement - Transport infrastructure - Geoff Hoon

Statement - Equitable Life - Yvette Cooper

Debate - Gaza

Adjournment - Cyprus - Mr Andrew Dismore

The House sat in Westminster Hall between 2.30pm and 5.30pm

Westminster Hall - a debate on the 3rd Report from the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee, HC 333 (Session 2007-08), entitled 'Policing and Criminal Justice in Northern Ireland: the Cost of Policing the Past' and the Government response,

HC 1084, (Session 2007-08)

The House rose at 6.28pm


Friday 16 January

The House did not sit


Written Ministerial Statements
12 - 16 January 2009

12.1.09Sale of BNFL Assets - Mr Pat McFadden
12.1.09Saving Gateway Accounts Bill - Ian Pearson
12.1.09Cord Blood Banking - Dawn Primarolo
12.1.09Support for Jobseekers - James Purnell
13.1.09Employment Agency Standards Inspectorate Annual Report 2007-08 - Mr Pat McFadden
13.1.09Anti-avoidance Measure - Mr Stephen Timms
13.1.09Russia/Ukraine Gas Dispute - Edward Miliband
13.1.09Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council - Dawn Primarolo
13.1.09Entry Clearance Refusals - Jacqui Smith
13.1.09New Opportunities - Mr Liam Byrne
13.1.09Serious Fraud Office - Vera Baird
14.1.09Government Financial Help for Business - Mr Pat McFadden
14.1.09UK Convergence Programme - Ian Pearson
14.1.09Call-out Order (Iraq) - Mr Bob Ainsworth
14.1.09New Science Agency - Jane Kennedy
14.1.09Coroners and Justice Bill - Bridget Prentice

 
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