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House of Commons Votes and Proceedings
Friday 12th March 2004

The House met at half-past Nine o'clock.

1    The Speaker's Absence,-The House being met, and the Speaker having leave of absence pursuant to paragraph (3) of Standing Order No. 3 (Deputy Speaker), Sir Michael Lord, the Second Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means, proceeded to the Table.

PRAYERS.

2    The Second Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means took the Chair as Deputy Speaker.

3    Cardiac Risk in the Young (Screening) Bill,-The Order of the day being read, for the Second Reading of the Cardiac Risk in the Young (Screening) Bill;

    And a Motion being made, and the Question being proposed, That the Bill be now read a second time;

    The Motion was, with leave of the House, withdrawn.

    Bill withdrawn.

4    Property Repairs (Prohibition of Cold-calling) Bill,-The Order of the day being read, for the Second Reading of the Property Repairs (Prohibition of Cold-calling) Bill;

    And a Motion being made, and the Question being proposed, That the Bill be now read a second time;

    And it being half-past Two o'clock, the Debate stood adjourned.

    Ordered, That the Debate be resumed on Friday 26th March.

5    Health and Safety at Work (Offences) Bill,-The Order of the day being read, for the Second Reading of the Health and Safety at Work (Offences) Bill;

    Ordered, That the Bill be read a second time on Friday 14th May.

6    Civil Service Bill,-The Order of the day being read, for the Second Reading of the Civil Service Bill;

    Ordered, That the Bill be read a second time on Friday 14th May.

7    Adjournment,-Resolved, That this House do now adjourn.-(Margaret Moran.)

    And accordingly the House, having continued to sit till two minutes to Three o'clock, adjourned till Monday 15th March.

[Adjourned at 2.58 p.m.

Sir Alan Haselhurst

Deputy Speaker


Mr Speaker will take the Chair at half-past Two o'clock on Monday next.


APPENDIX I

Papers presented or laid upon the Table:

Papers subject to Negative Resolution:

    1    Pensions,-Personal Injuries (Civilians) (Amendment) Scheme 2004 (S.I., 2004, No. 717), dated 10th March 2004 [by Act] [Mr Secretary Hoon].

    2    Social Security,-(1) Social Security Benefits Up-rating Regulations 2004 (S.I., 2004, No. 583, dated 3rd March 2004,

    (2) Social Security (Industrial Injuries) (Dependency) (Permitted Earnings Limits) Order 2004 (S.I., 2004, No. 578), dated 3rd March 2004, and

    (3) Workmen's Compensation (Supplementation) (Amendment) Scheme 2004 (S.I., 2004, No. 582), dated 4th March 2004

    [by Act] [Mr Secretary Smith].

Other Papers:

    3    Home Office,-Home Office Minute, dated 12th March 2004, concerning a contingent liability regarding payments to the City of London Police for enlarging the scope of its Economic Crime Basic Command Unit [by Command] [Mr Secretary Blunkett].

    4    Office of the Deputy Prime Minister,-Government Response to the Third Report of the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee, Session 2003-04, on the Fire Service [by Command] [Cm. 6154] [Mr Secretary Prescott].

    5    Trade and Industry,-Department of Trade and Industry Minute, dated 12th March 2004, concerning the Renewal of an Indemnity to Nuclear Risk Insurers Ltd (formerly British Nuclear Insurers) [by Command] [Ms Secretary Hewitt].

APPENDIX II

Reports from Select Committees

    Foreign Affairs,--Minutes of Evidence taken before the Foreign Affairs Committee on 11th March [Foreign Policy Aspects of the War against Terrorism]; to be printed [No. 441-i] [Mr Donald Anderson].



 
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