Summary Agenda Thursday 9 February 2012

Summary Agenda

10.30 am



Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Culture, Olympics, Media and Sport, including at 11.05 am Topical Questions.

11.15 am

Oral Questions to the Leader of the House.

11.30 am

Urgent Questions (if any); Business Question to the Leader of the House; Ministerial Statements, including Quarterly Statement on Afghanistan.


General Debate: Somalia (may continue until 6.00 pm).

At the end of the sitting

Adjournment Debate: Benefits for terminally ill patients (Meg Hillier) (until 6.30 pm or for half an hour, whichever is later).

Sitting in Westminster Hall

General Debate:

2.30 pm

Football Governance: Seventh Report of the Culture, Media and Sport Committee, HC 792, and the Government Response, Cm 8207 (until 5.30 pm).



Members wishing to table Questions in person may do so in the usual way in the Table Office until 6.30 pm or the rise of the House (whichever is earlier) on Thursday 9 February. Thereafter, they may table Questions for oral and written answer electronically or by post. Questions for written answer received before 4.30 pm on Friday 17 February will be treated as if tabled on that day.


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 of tabling*

Date for answer

Departments etc

Thursday 9 February

Monday 20 February

Defence (T)

Thursday 9 February

Tuesday 21 February

Health (T)

Thursday 9 February

Wednesday 22 February

Prime Minister

Monday 20 February
(First sitting day after adjournment)

Thursday 23 February

Transport (T)
Women and Equalities

* The latest time for tabling is 12.30 pm on each of these days.

The results of the shuffles on 9 February will be published on 10 February. They will be available from the Vote Office and on the internet at

For further details of last tabling days for other departments and answering bodies, see the Order of Questions rota available from the Vote Office and on the internet at


For Questions tabled before the rise of the House on Thursday 9 February, the earliest named day for a Question for written answer is Monday 20 February.

After the House has adjourned on Thursday 9 February, Questions tabled for ordinary written answer and for named day written answer up to 4.30 pm on Friday 17 February will be treated as having been tabled on that day. Questions for ordinary written answer will be for answer on Tuesday 21 February, and Questions for named day written answer will be for answer not earlier than Wednesday 22 February.

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Prepared 9th February 2012