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House of Commons Votes and Proceedings
Thursday 3rd September 1998

The House met at half-past Two o'clock.
PRAYERS.
Friday 4th September 1998
1Message from the Lords,—A Message was brought from the Lords, as follows:
 
        The Lords have agreed to the Criminal Justice (Terrorism and Conspiracy) Bill, without Amendment.
2Royal Assent,—The Speaker notified the House, in accordance with the Royal Assent Act 1967, That Her Majesty had signified her Royal Assent to the following Act, agreed upon by both Houses:
 
        Criminal Justice (Terrorism and Conspiracy) Act 1998.
3Adjournment,—The Speaker adjourned the House, without Question put, it being then twenty-five minutes to Two o'clock on Friday morning, till Monday 19th October, pursuant to Order [2nd September].
[Adjourned at 1.35 a.m.
Betty Boothroyd
Speaker        

Madam Speaker will take the Chair at half-past Two o'clock on Monday 19th October.

APPENDIX I
Papers presented or laid upon the Table:
Papers subject to Negative Resolution:
1Family Law,—Children (Allocation of Proceedings) (Amendment) Order 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2166), dated 27th August 1998 [by Act] [Mr Geoffrey Hoon].
2Financial Services,—Investor Compensation Scheme Regulations 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2169), dated 3rd September 1998 [by Act] [Ms Patricia Hewitt].
3Magistrates' Courts,—Magistrates' Courts (Grants) Regulations 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2165), dated 2nd September 1998 [by Act] [Mr Geoffrey Hoon].
4Magistrates' Courts Procedure,—Magistrates' Courts (Miscellaneous Amendments) Rules 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2167), dated 27th August 1998 [by Act] [Mr Geoffrey Hoon].
5Pensions,—Local Government Pension Scheme (Transitional Provisions etc.) (Amendment) Regulations 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2118), dated 27th August 1998 [by Act] [Mr Secretary Prescott].
6Social Security,—Social Security Amendment (New Deal) (No. 2) Regulations 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2117), dated 27th August 1998 [by Act] [Mr Secretary Darling].
7Supreme Court of England and Wales,—Crown Court (Amendment) Rules 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2168), dated 27th August 1998 [by Act] [Mr Geoffrey Hoon].
8Telecommunications,—(1) Public Telecommunication System Designation (DirectNet Telecommunications UK Limited) Order 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2143),
 
        (2) Public Telecommunication System Designation (GN Great Northern Gateway Ltd. A/S) Order 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2149),
 
        (3) Public Telecommunication System Designation (National Band Three Limited) Order 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2139),
 
        (4) Public Telecommunication System Designation (o.tel.o Communications Limited) Order 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2146),
 
        (5) Public Telecommunication System Designation (PSI Net Telecom UK Limited) Order 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2142),
 
        (6) Public Telecommunication System Designation (Singtel (Europe) Limited) Order 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2144),
 
        (7) Public Telecommunication System Designation (Startec Telecom Limited) Order 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2145),
 
        (8) Public Telecommunication System Designation (Stentor Communications Limited) Order 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2147),
 
        (9) Public Telecommunication System Designation (TeleDanmark A/S) Order 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2141),
 
        (10) Public Telecommunication System Designation (Tetralink Telecommunications Limited) Order 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2140), and
 
        (11) Public Telecommunication System Designation (Transline Communications Limited) Order 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2148),
 
    dated 1st September 1998 [by Act] [Mr Secretary Mandelson].
Other Papers:
9Miscellaneous Financial Provisions,—Review, Report and Financial Statements of East Midlands Development Company for 1997-98 [by Act] [Mr Secretary Mandelson].
10Post Office,—Report of the Post Office Users' Council for Wales for 1997-98 [by Act] [Mr Secretary Mandelson].
11Public Health,—Food Protection (Emergency Prohibitions) (Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning) Order 1998 Partial Revocation (No. 3) Order 1998 (S.I., 1998, No. 2119), dated 1st September 1998 [by Act] [Mr Secretary Dewar].
12Telecommunications,—Licences granted under section 7 of the Telecommunications Act 1984 by the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry to—
 
        (1) DirectNet Telecommunications UK Limited,
 
        (2) GN Great Northern Gateway Ltd. A/S,
 
        (3) National Band Three Limited,
 
        (4) o.tel.o Communications Limited,
 
        (5) PSI Net Telecom UK Limited,
 
        (6) Singtel (Europe) Limited,
 
        (7) Startec Telecom Limited,
 
        (8) Stentor Communications Limited,
 
        (9) TeleDanmark A/S,
 
        (10) Tetralink Telecommunications Limited, and
 
        (11) Transline Communications Limited
 
    [by Act] [Mr Secretary Mandelson].
APPENDIX II
Reports from Select Committees
Defence,—Eighth Report from the Defence Committee [The Strategic Defence Review], together with Appendices to the Minutes of Evidence taken before the Committee; to be printed, with the Minutes of Proceedings of the Committee relating to the Report [No. 138] [Mr Bruce George].



 
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