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Session 2010-11
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Order of Business Tuesday 22 June 2010

+ indicates Government business.
Timings are indicative only.


House of Commons
Order of Business

 
At 11.30 am
  Prayers
Afterwards
Private Business
Note: Private Business is not debated at this time, and may not be proceeded with if opposed.
 
NOTICES OF MOTIONS AT THE TIME OF PRIVATE BUSINESS
The Chairman of Ways and Means
 
   London Local Authorities and Transport for London (No. 2) Bill [ Lords ]: That so much of the Lords Message [15 June] as relates to the London Local Authorities and Transport for London (No. 2) Bill [Lords] be now considered.
 
   That this House concurs with the Lords in their Resolution.
The Chairman of Ways and Means
 
   Transport for London (Supplemental Toll Provisions) Bill [ Lords ]: That so much of the Lords Message [15 June] as relates to the Transport for London (Supplemental Toll Provisions) Bill [Lords] be now considered.
 
   That this House concurs with the Lords in their Resolution.
 
 

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 Deputy Prime Minister
 1
Mr Jim Cunningham (Coventry South):  When he expects to publish the timetable for a referendum on the Alternative Vote system for general elections.
(3357)
 2
Julian Sturdy (York Outer):  What steps he plans to take to establish fixed-term Parliaments.
(3360)
 3
Ian Lavery (Wansbeck):  What recent representations he has received from hon. Members on Government policy on the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority.
(3361)
 4
Chris Leslie (Nottingham East):  What criteria were used to decide on a 55 per cent. majority for a vote in the House to trigger a dissolution of Parliament.
(3362)
 5
Mr Andrew Turner (Isle of Wight):  What progress he has made on his proposals to create fewer and more equally-sized constituencies.
(3363)
 6
Kevin Brennan (Cardiff West):  What criteria were used to decide on a 55 per cent. majority for a vote in the House to trigger a dissolution of Parliament.
(3364)
 7
Andrew Stephenson (Pendle):  What recent representations he has received on plans to establish fixed-term Parliaments.
(3365)
 8
Andrew Selous (South West Bedfordshire):  Whether he plans to continue the existing system of payments to returning officers for the local elections to be held in May 2011.
(3366)
At 11.45 am
Topical Questions to the Deputy Prime Minister
The Members listed below have been selected by ballot to ask a Topical Question.
 T1
Alun Michael (Cardiff South and Penarth):  If he will make a statement on his Ministerial responsibilities.
(3367)
 T2
James Morris (Halesowen and Rowley Regis):
(3368)
 T3
Mr Peter Bone (Wellingborough):
(3369)
 T4
Mr Douglas Carswell (Clacton):
(3370)
 T5
Robert Halfon (Harlow):
(3371)
 T6
Miss Anne McIntosh (Thirsk and Malton):
(3372)
 T7
Miss Anne Begg (Aberdeen South):
(3373)
 T8
Dr Daniel Poulter (Central Suffolk and North Ipswich):
(3374)
 T9
Grahame M. Morris (Easington):
(3375)
 T10
Charlie Elphicke (Dover):
(3376)
At 12 noon
Oral Questions to the Attorney General
 1
Mrs Madeleine Moon (Bridgend):  What steps he plans to take to increase the rate of prosecution in cases of domestic violence.
(3377)
 2
Mr Gary Streeter (South West Devon):  What recent assessment he has made of the performance of the Crown Prosecution Service in the South West.
(3378)
 3
Ian Mearns (Gateshead):  If he will take steps to increase the rate of prosecution in cases of domestic violence.
(3379)
 4
Jim Dobbin (Heywood and Middleton):  What recent discussions he has had with the Director of Public Prosecutions on policy on the prosecution of cases involving allegations of rape.
(3380)
 5
Mr Philip Hollobone (Kettering):  How long on average it took for the Crown Prosecution Service to decide whether to prosecute in cases referred to it in (a) Northamptonshire and (b) England in the latest period for which figures are available.
(3381)
 6
Mr Robert Buckland (South Swindon):  If he will estimate the cost to the public purse of the use by the Crown Prosecution Service of in-house advocates in the Crown Court in the latest period for which figures are available.
(3382)
 7
Kevin Brennan (Cardiff West):  What recent discussions he has had with the Director of Public Prosecutions on the prosecution of cases involving allegations of rape.
(3383)
 8
Karl Turner (Kingston upon Hull East):  What recent representations the Crown Prosecution Service has received on steps to increase the rate of prosecution in cases of domestic violence.
(3384)
 9
Mary Creagh (Wakefield):  What discussions he has had with Ministerial colleagues on the effect on the Crown Prosecution Service of the Government's proposals to extend anonymity to defendants in rape cases.
(3385)
 10
Caroline Flint (Don Valley):  What discussions he has had with Ministerial colleagues on the effect on the Crown Prosecution Service of the Government's proposals to extend anonymity to defendants in rape cases.
(3386)
At 12.15 pm
Oral Questions to the honourable Member for South West Devon, representing the Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission and the honourable Member for Banbury, representing the Church Commissioners
 1
Mr David Hanson (Delyn):  To ask the honourable Member for South West Devon, representing the Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission, what discussions the Electoral Commission has had with Ministers on timing of the next parliamentary boundary review.
(3387)
 2
Diana R. Johnson (Kingston upon Hull North):  To ask the honourable Member for Banbury, representing the Church Commissioners, what progress the Church of England has made on proposals to enable women to be consecrated as bishops.
(3388)
 3
Miss Anne McIntosh (Thirsk and Malton):  To ask the honourable Member for Banbury, representing the Church Commissioners, what recent representations the Church Commissioners have received on the rates of value added tax applicable to church repairs.
(3389)
 4
Ann McKechin (Glasgow North):  To ask the honourable Member for South West Devon, representing the Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission, what discussions the Electoral Commission plans to hold with electoral registration officers in Scotland on the conclusions of its recent report on unregistered voters.
(3390)
 5
Dr Alan Whitehead (Southampton, Test):  To ask the honourable Member for South West Devon, representing the Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission, what recent representations the Electoral Commission has received on whether ballot papers may be issued to those within the precincts of polling stations at 10.00 pm on polling day who signify their intention to vote.
(3391)
 6
Jessica Morden (Newport East):  To ask the honourable Member for Banbury, representing the Church Commissioners, what recent discussions the Church Commissioners have had with the Chancellor of the Exchequer on the operation of the Listed Places of Worship Scheme.
(3392)
 7
Peter Bottomley (Worthing West):  To ask the honourable Member for Banbury, representing the Church Commissioners, when the responsibilities of the Second Church Estates Commissioner in respect of this House were last reviewed.
(3393)
 8
John Mann (Bassetlaw):  To ask the honourable Member for South West Devon, representing the Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission, what recent representations the Electoral Commission has received on the adequacy of its powers to investigate donations from overseas to political parties.
(3394)
 9
Andrew George (St Ives):  To ask the honourable Member for South West Devon, representing the Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission, what recent representations the Electoral Commission has received on proposals for the review of parliamentary constituency boundaries.
(3395)
 10
Simon Hughes (Bermondsey and Old Southwark):  To ask the honourable Member for South West Devon, representing the Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission, what recent representations the Electoral Commission has received on issuing ballot papers to voters who arrive at polling stations before the time specified for the close of polls at a general election.
(3396)

At 12.30 pm
  Urgent Questions (if any)
 
  Ministerial Statements (if any)

Main Business
  indicates Government Business
1
WAYS AND MEANS
[Until 7.00 pm]
Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer
FINANCIAL STATEMENT
   Debate on the Budget Resolutions to be moved at the end of the Chancellor’s Statement may continue until 7.00 pm.
 
At the end of the sitting:
2
PRESENTATION OF PUBLIC PETITION
[No debate]
 
   Fuel Duty Regulator (Mr Angus Brendan MacNeil).
Presentation of petitions: no debate or decision (Standing Order No. 153).
 
3
ADJOURNMENT
 
   Proposed subject: Future of the Health Protection Agency at Porton  (John Glen).
   Debate may continue until 7.30 pm or for half an hour, whichever is later (Standing Order No. 9).

Written Ministerial Statements to be made today
1
Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer: Anti-avoidance measures.
2
Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer: Double taxation agreement between the United Kingdom and Hong Kong.
3
Secretary of State for Education: Education spending.
4
Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Agricultural and Fisheries Council 29 June 2010.
5
Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Outcome of the General Affairs Council and Foreign Affairs Council 14 June 2010.
6
Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Court of Justice of the European Union: Reappointment of 11 sitting judges to the General Court.
7
Secretary of State for Transport: EU Transport Council - 24 June 2010.