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House of Commons Votes and Proceedings
Monday 20th June 2005

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

PRAYERS.

1    Violent Crime Reduction Bill,—The Violent Crime Reduction Bill was, according to Order, read a second time.

2    Violent Crime Reduction Bill (Programme),—A Motion was made, and the Question being put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 83A (Programme motions), That the following provisions shall apply to the Violent Crime Reduction Bill:

Committal

    1. The Bill shall be committed to a Standing Committee.

Proceedings in Standing Committee

    2. Proceedings in the Standing Committee shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion on Tuesday 25th October 2005.

    3. The Standing Committee shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on which it meets.

Consideration and Third Reading

    4. Proceedings on consideration shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour before the moment of interruption on the day on which those proceedings are commenced.

    5. Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion at the moment of interruption on that day.

    6. Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to proceedings on consideration and Third Reading.

Other proceedings

    7. Any other proceedings on the Bill (including any proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments or on any further messages from the Lords) may be programmed—(Mr John Heppell):—It was agreed to.

3    Violent Crime Reduction Bill [Money],—Her Majesty's Recommendation having been signified to the proposed Motion relating to Violent Crime Reduction Bill [Money];

    A Motion was made, and the Question being put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 52 (Money resolutions and ways and means resolutions in connection with bills), That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Violent Crime Reduction Bill, it is expedient to authorise the payment out of money provided by Parliament of any increase attributable to that Act in the sums payable out of such money under any other Act—(Mr John Heppell):—It was agreed to.

4    Adjournment,—A Motion was made, and the Question being proposed, That this House do now adjourn—(Mr John Heppell);

    And the Motion having been made at Ten o'clock, and the Debate having continued for half an hour, the Deputy Speaker adjourned the House without Question put, pursuant to the Standing Order, till to-morrow.

[Adjourned at 10.30 p.m.

Michael J. Martin

Speaker


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


APPENDIX I

Papers presented or laid upon the Table:

Papers delivered to the Votes and Proceedings Office on Friday 17th June 2005 pursuant to Standing Order No. 158 (Presentation of command papers):

1    Constitutional Affairs,—Government Responses to the following Reports from the Constitutional Affairs Committee—

    (1) Fifth, Session 2004-05, on Legal Aid: asylum appeals; and

    (2) Seventh, Session 2004-05, on The operation of the Special Immigration Appeals Commission (SIAC) and the use of Special Advocates

    [Cm. 6597 and 6596] [Bridget Prentice].

2    Miscellaneous (No. 5, 2005),—Patent Law Treaty, adopted at Geneva on 1st June 2000, with an Explanatory Memorandum [Cm. 6585] [Mr Secretary Straw].

3    Science and Technology,—Government Response to the Sixth Report from the Science and Technology Select Committee, Session 2004-05, on The Work of Research Councils UK [Cm. 6598] [Secretary Alan Johnson].

4    Treaty Series (No. 24, 2005),—Convention, done at Aarhus on 25th June 1998, on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-Making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters [Cm. 6586] [Mr Secretary Straw].

5    Treaty Series (No. 25, 2005),—Amendments, done at London on 24th May and 12th December 2002, to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea: 2002 Amendments (MSC.123(75)); 2002 Amendments to the Protocol of 1998 MSC.124(75)); 2002 Amendments to the Guidelines on the Enhanced Programme of Inspections during Surveys of Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers (Resolution A.744(18), as amended) (MSC.125(75)) and 2002 Amendments (MSC.134(76)) [Cm. 6587] [Mr Secretary Straw].

Papers delivered to the Votes and Proceedings Office on Friday 17th June 2005 pursuant to Standing Order No. 159 (Presentation of statutory instruments):

Papers subject to Negative Resolution:

6    National Health Service,—Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Act 2003 (Public Health Laboratory Service Board) (Consequential Provisions) Order 2005 (S.I., 2005, No. 1622), dated 13th June 2005 [Ms Secretary Hewitt].

7    Water Industry,—Water Supply Licence (Application) Regulations 2005 (S.I., 2005, No. 1638), dated 16th June 2005, with an Explanatory Memorandum [Secretary Margaret Beckett].

Papers presented or laid upon the Table on Monday 20th June 2005

Papers subject to Affirmative Resolution:

8    Crown Proceedings,—Draft Civil Procedure (Modification of Crown Proceedings Act 1947) Order 2005 [by Act], with an Explanatory Memorandum [by Command] [Bridget Prentice].

9    Term and Conditions of Employment,—Draft National Minimum Wage Regulations 1999 (Amendment) Regulations 2005 [by Act], with an Explanatory Memorandum [by Command] [Secretary Alan Johnson].

Papers subject to Negative Resolution:

10    Constitutional Law,—Scottish Administration (Offices) Order 2005 (S.I., 2005, No. 1467), dated 7th June 2005 [by Act], with an Explanatory Memorandum [by Command] [Mr Secretary Darling].

11    Electricity,—Electricity and Gas (Determination of Turnover for Penalties) Order (Northern Ireland) 2005 (S.R.(N.I.), 2005, No. 287), dated 7th June 2005 [by Act], with an Explanatory Memorandum [by Command] [Mr Secretary Hain].

Other Papers:

12    Caribbean and North Atlantic Territories,—Montserrat Reporting of Savings Income Information Order 2005 (S.I., 2005, No. 1466), dated 7th June 2005 [by Act] [Dawn Primarolo].

13    Financial Reporting to Parliament,—Departmental Report 2005: The Government's Expenditure Plans for 2005-06 to 2007-08 for:—

    (1) Charity Commission for England and Wales [by Command] [Cm. 6529] [Mr Secretary Clarke].

    (2) Department for Constitutional Affairs, Northern Ireland Court Service, The National Archives, and HM Land Registry [by Command] [Cm. 6530] [Ms Harriet Harman];

    (3) Department for Education and Skills [by Command] [Cm. 6522] [Secretary Ruth Kelly];

    (4) Department for Transport [by Command] [Cm. 6527] [Mr Secretary Darling];

    (5) Department for Work and Pensions [by Command] [Cm. 6539] [Mr Secretary Blunkett];

    (6) Department of Trade and Industry [by Command] [Cm. 6536] [Secretary Alan Johnson];

    (7) HM Treasury [by Command] [Cm. 6540] [Mr Des Browne];

    (8) Home Office [by Command] [Cm. 6528] [Mr Secretary Clarke];

    (9) Law Officers' Departments [by Command] [Cm. 6531] [The Solicitor General];

    (10) National Savings and Investments [by Command] [Cm. 6547] [Mr Ivan Lewis];

    (11) Office of the Deputy Prime Minister [by Command] [Cm. 6526] [Mr Secretary Prescott]; and

    (12) Scotland Office and Office of the Advocate General for Scotland [by Command] [Cm. 6544] [Mr Secretary Darling].

14    Health,—Department of Health Minute, concerning a proposed contingent liability relating to indemnity for the resolution process in the case of the P family [by Command] [Ms Secretary Hewitt].

15    Home Affairs,—Government Reply to the Third Report from the Home Affairs Committee, Session 2004-05, on Home Office Target-Setting 2004 [by Command] [Cm. 6592] [Mr Secretary Clarke].

16    House of Commons,—Report of the House of Commons Commission for 2004-05 [by Act]; to be printed [No. 65] [The Speaker].

17    National Audit,—Report by the Comptroller and Auditor General on HM Revenue and Customs: Filing of Income Tax Self Assessment Returns [by Act]; to be printed [No. 74] [Clerk of the House].

18    Pensions,—Naval, Military and Air Forces Etc. (Disablement and Death) Service Pensions (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 2005 (S.I., 2005, No. 1471), dated 7th June 2005 [by Act] [Ms Harriet Harman].

19    Public Processions (Northern Ireland),—Account of the Northern Ireland Parades Commission for 2002-03, with the Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General thereon [by Act]; to be printed [No. 170] [Clerk of the House].

20    Social Security (Administration),—Account of the Social Fund for 2003-04, with the Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General thereon [by Act]; to be printed [No. 131] [Clerk of the House].

APPENDIX II

Standing Committees

1    Finance Bill,—The Committee of Selection has discharged Mr Kevan Jones from Standing Committee B (nominated in respect of the Bill); and nominated in substitution Rob Marris.

2    Draft Remand in Custody (Effect of Concurrent and Consecutive Sentences of Imprisonment) Rules 2005,—The Committee of Selection has discharged Angela Eagle from the First Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation (nominated in respect of the draft Rules) and nominated in substitution Meg Hillier.



 
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