Summary Agenda Friday 22 March 2013

Summary Agenda

9.30 am



Ways and Means (Budget Resolutions) (may continue until 2.30 pm).

Parliamentary Privilege (Joint Committee) (Motion) (no debate after 2.30 pm).

At the end of the sitting

Adjournment Debate: Proposed changes to the Magistrates’ Court matrix in Wiltshire (John Glen) (until 3.00 pm or for half an hour, whichever is later).



Members wishing to table questions in person may do so in the usual way through the Table Office until 7.30 pm or the rise of the House, whichever is earlier, on Tuesday 26 March. Thereafter, they may table questions for oral and written answer electronically or by post, which will be treated as if tabled on Friday 12 April.


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.

Tuesday 26 March

Monday 15 April

Defence (T)

Tuesday 26 March

Tuesday 16 April

Health (T)

Tuesday 26 March

Wednesday 17 April

Prime Minister

Monday 15 April

(First sitting day after the Adjournment)

Thursday 18 April

Culture, Media and Sport (T)
Women and Equalities

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

The results of the shuffles on 26 March will be published on 27 March. 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 Tuesday 26 March, the earliest named day for a Question for written answer is Monday 15 April.

After the House has adjourned, Questions tabled for ordinary written answer and for a named day will be treated as having been tabled on Friday 12 April. Questions for ordinary written answer will be for answer on Tuesday 16 April, and Questions for named day written answer will be for answer not earlier than Wednesday 17 April.

Continue to Order of Business

Prepared 22nd March 2013