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Weekly Information Bulletin: 21st November 1998

COMPLETE LIST OF PUBLIC BILLS BEFORE PARLIAMENT THIS SESSION

The following is a list of Public Bills which are before Parliament this session, with the exception of Order Confirmation Bills.

In order to save space, the list is in an abbreviated form. The title of the Bill is followed by the name of the Member and/or Peer sponsoring it. Under this, at the left hand margin, the letter denotes the type of Bill (see Legislation - General Notes). This is followed by the Bill number (or Bill numbers if it has been reprinted as amended, with the original first and the latest reprinting last). Then follow the dates of the various stages (eg 8.11 - 8 November).

GOVERNMENT BILLS ARE LISTED IN BOLD TYPE

ACCESS TO THE COUNTRYSIDE Mr Paddy Tipping

     T)     Commons: (54) 1R: 23.7.97      (Bill withdrawn)

ACQUISITION AND POSSESSION OF AIR WEAPONS (RESTRICTION) Dr Nick Palmer

     T)     Commons: (112) 1R: 21.1.98     (dropped)

ADOPTION AND FOSTERING Mr Julian Brazier

     T)     Commons: (141)     1R: 10.3.98 (not printed)     (Bill withdrawn)

ADOPTION (LEAGUE TABLES) Mr Julian Brazier

     T)     Commons: (249)     1R: 27.10.98 (not printed) (dropped)

ANIMAL HEALTH (AMENDMENT) Mr Paul Flynn / Baroness Nicol

     T)     Commons: (51) 1R: 16.7.97 2R: 28.11.97* Comm (SC D): 18.3.98     Remaining Stages: 27.3.98

          Lords: (100) 1R: 30.3.98 2R: 21.4.98 OCD: 6.5.98 3R: 13.5.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 13, 1998): 21.5.98

AUDIT COMMISSION [HL] Lord Irvine of Lairg / Mr Geoff Hoon

     C)     Lords: (64,79) 1R: 22.1.98 2R: 9.2.98 OCD: 9.3.98 3R: 19.3.98*

          Commons:(154) 1R: 19.3.98 All stages: 1.6.98*

          Royal Assent: (Cap 18, 1998): 11.6.98

BANK OF ENGLAND Mr Gordon Brown / Lord McIntosh of Haringey

     G)     Commons: (62,102,164) 1R: 28.10.97 2R: 11.11.97 Comm (SC D): 18.11- 11.12.97

          Remaining Stages: 22.1.98 LA: 20.4.98

          Lords: (65,84,93,104) 1R: 26.1.98 2R: 13.2.98 Comm: **3&4.3.98 Rep: 23.3.98 3R: 30.3.98

          CA: 23.4.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 11, 1998) 23.4.98

BREEDING AND SALE OF DOGS Mr Mike Hall

     B11)     Commons: (17,160) 1R: 18.6.97 2R: 30.1.98 Comm (SC A): 25.3.98 (dropped)

BRITISH MUSEUM (LINDISFARNE GOSPELS) Mr Fraser Kemp

     T)     Commons: (172) 1R: 8.4.98 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

BRITISH NATIONALITY (ST HELENA) [HL] Earl of Iveagh / Dr John Marek

     L)     Lords: (28) 1R: 30.7.97 2R: 23.10.97 OCD: 10.11.97 3R: 17.11.97*

          Commons: (89) 1R: 25.11.97 (dropped)

BUILDING REGULATIONS (ENERGY RATING INFORMATION) (AMENDMENT) [HL] Baroness Nicol

     L)     Lords: (110) 1R: 30.4.98 2R: 1.6.98 OCD: 15.6.98 3R: 23.6.98*

BUILDING SOCIETIES (JOINT ACCOUNT HOLDERS) Mr John Healey

     T)     Commons: (182) 1R: 29.4.98 (dropped)      

BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS [HL] Lord Jenkin of Roding

     L)     Lords: (7,81,97) 1R: 20.5.97 2R: 26.11.97 Comm: 27.2.98 Rep: 27.3.98 3R: 6.4.98*

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE (PROTECTION OF TITLE)     

See COMPANY AND BUSINESS NAMES (CHAMBER OF COMMERCE,ETC)

CHILDREN'S NURSERIES (SAFETY) Mr Lindsay Hoyle

     T)     Commons: (177) 1R: 22.4.98 (dropped)      

CHRONICALLY SICK AND DISABLED PERSONS (AMENDMENT) [HL] Lord Ashley of Stoke / Mr Paul Burstow

     L)     Lords: (11) 1R: 17.6.97 2R: 9.7.97 OCD: 28.7.97 3R: 14.10.97*

          Commons: (76) 1R: 4.11.97 (dropped)

CITIES (PROCESS AND CRITERIA FOR DESIGNATION) Jane Griffiths

     T)     Commons: (194)     1R: 2.6.98 (not printed)      (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

COLD WEATHER PAYMENTS (WIND CHILL FACTOR) Mr Nigel Evans

     B8)     Commons: (14) 1R: 18.6.97 2R: 23.1.98 (Deb adjourned) (dropped)

COMMUNITY CARE (RESIDENTIAL ACCOMMODATION) Mr Marsha Singh/Baroness Pitkeathley

     B14)     Commons: (20) 1R: 18.6.97 2R: 28.11.97* Comm: 30.1.98* 3R: 20.3.98

          Lords: (91) 1R: 23.3.97 2R: 30.4.98 OCD: 2.6.98 3R: 9.6.98*

          Royal Assent: (Cap 19, 1998): 11.6.98

COMMUNITY REINVESTMENT DISCLOSURE Mr Tony Colman

     T)     Commons: (231) 1R: 15.7.98 (not printed) (dropped)

COMPANIES (MILLENNIUM COMPUTER COMPLIANCE) Mr David Atkinson

     T)     Commons: (58) 1R: 29.7.97 (not printed) (dropped)

COMPANIES (POLITICAL FUNDS) Mr Roger Godsiff

     T)     Commons: (60) 1R: 30.7.97 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

COMPANY AND BUSINESS NAMES (CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, etc) Mr Michael Trend

(Changed from CHAMBER OF COMMERCE (PROTECTION OF TITLE)

     B13)     Commons: (19, 202) 1R: 18.6.97 2R: 23.1.98* Comm (SC C ): 10.6.98 Rep: 3.7.98* (dropped)

COMPETITION [HL] Lord Simon of Highbury/Mrs Margaret Beckett

     G)      Lords: (33,46,78,140) 1R: 15.10.97 2R: 30.10.97 Comm: 13, 17 & 25.11.97 Rep: 9,19&23.2.98

          3R: 5.3.98      CA: 20.10.98

          Commons: (140,213)     1R: 9.3.98 2R: 11.5.98 Comm (SC G): 19.5.98-25.6.98

          Remaining Stages: 8.7.98

          Royal Assent (Cap 41, 1998): 9.11.98

CONCESSIONARY TELEVISION LICENCE (AMENDMENT) Mr John Swinney

     T)     Commons: (155) 1R: 23.3.98 (not printed)     (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

CONCESSIONARY TRAVEL SCHEMES (SCOTLAND) Mr Alasdair Morgan

     T)     Commons: (191) 1R: 19.5.98 (not printed)      (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

CONDUCT OF REFERENDUMS     Mrs Eleanor Laing

     T)     Commons: (253)     1R: 3.11.98 (not printed) (dropped)

CONSOLIDATED FUND Dawn Primarolo

     G)     Commons: (98) All stages: 9.12.97*

          Lords: (not printed) 1R: 10.12.97 Remaining stages 16.12.97*

          Royal Assent (Cap 67, 1997): 17.12.97 (CONSOLIDATED FUND (NO.2) ACT 1997)

CONSOLIDATED FUND (NO. 2) Dawn Primarolo / Lord McIntosh of Haringey

     G)     Commons: (139)     1R: 10.3.98 All stages: 11.3.98*

          Lords: (not printed)     1R: 11.3.98 All stages: 16.3.98*

          Royal Assent: (Cap 4, 1998): 18.3.98 (CONSOLIDATED FUND ACT 1997)

CONSOLIDATED FUND (APPROPRIATION) Dawn Primarolo / Lord Richard     

     G)     Commons: (46) 1R: 15.7.97 All stages: 17.7.97*

          Lords: (not printed) 1R: 17.7.97 All stages: 24.7.97*

          Royal Assent: (Cap 57, 1997): 31.7.97 (APPROPRIATION (NO 2) ACT 1997)

CONSOLIDATED FUND (APPROPRIATION) (NO. 2) Dawn Primarolo

     G)     Commons: (224) 1R: 14.7.98 All stages: 15.7.98*

          Lords: (not printed) 1R: 15.7.98 All stages: 16.7.98*

          Royal Assent: (Cap 28, 1998): 16.7.98 (APPROPRIATION ACT 1998)

COORDINATED UNIVERSAL TIME [HL] Lord Tanlaw / Mr Paddy Tipping

     L)     Lords: (2,16) 1R: 15.5.97 2R: 11.6.97 Comm: 26.6.97 Rep: 7.7.97* 3R: 14.7.97*

          Commons: (47) 1R: 14.7.97 (Order for 2nd Reading discharged)

COUNTRYSIDE PROTECTION (LANDFILL AND OPENCAST MINING) David Taylor

     T)     Commons: (245)     1R: 20.10.98 (not printed) (dropped)

CRIME AND DISORDER [HL] Lord Williams of Mostyn / Mr Jack Straw

     G)     Lords: (52,83,90,131) 1R: 2.12.97 2R: 16.12.97 Comm: 3,10,12,24.2&3.3.98 Rep:17&19.3.98

          3R: 31.3.98     CA: 22.7.98

          Commons: (167,203,239) 1R: 1.4.98 2R: 8.4.98 Comm (SC B): 28.4.98-11.6.98 PM: 16.6.98*

          Remaining Stages: 22&23.6.98 LA: 28.7.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 37, 1998): 31.7.98

CRIMINAL APPEAL (AMENDMENT) [HL] Lord Ackner

     L)     Lords: (142) 1R: 10.7.98 2R: 9.7.98 PComm: no date

CRIMINAL JUSTICE (INTERNATIONAL CO-OPERATION) (AMENDMENT) Lord Evans of Parkside/Mr Phil Woolas

     L)     Lords: (85) 1R: 5.3.98 2R: 16.3.98     Comm: 31.3.98 Rep: 31.3.98* 3R: 22.4.98

          Commons: (179) 1R: 23.4.98     All stages: 3.7.98*

          Royal Assent: (Cap 27, 1998): 9.7.98

CRIMINAL JUSTICE (TERRORISM AND CONSPIRACY) Mr Jack Straw / Lord William of Mostyn

     G)     Commons: (244) All stages: 2.9.98

          Lords: (153) All stages: 3.9.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 40, 1998): 4.9.98

CRIMINAL PROCEDURE (INTERMEDIATE DIETS) (SCOTLAND)     Mr Donald Dewar/Lord Hardie

     G)     Commons: (168) 1R: 1.4.98 Remaining Stages: 2.4.98*

          Lords: (102)      1R: 6.4.98 Remaining Stages: 7.4.98*

          Royal Assent: (Cap 10, 1998): 8.4.98      

CROWN ESTATE (AMENDMENT) Mr James Wallace

     T)     Commons: (157) 1R: 24.3.98 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

DATA PROTECTION [HL] Lord Williams of Mostyn / Mr Jack Straw

G)     Lords: (61,80,89,137) 1R: 14.1.98 2R: 2.2.98 Comm:**23,25.2.98 Rep:16.3.98 3R: 24.3.98          CA:10.7.98

          Commons: (158,198) 1R: 25.3.98 2R: 20.4.98 Comm (SC D): 5.5.98-4.6.98

          Remaining Stages: 2.7.98

          Royal Assent (Cap 29, 1998): 16.7.98

DEREGULATION OF RACECOURSES Mr Laurence Robertson

     T)     Commons: (174) 1R: 21.4.98 (not printed)      (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION (PROVISION OF VOTING FACILITIES) Mr John Heppell

     T)     Commons: (43) 1R: 9.7.97 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

DISABILITY RIGHTS COMMISSION Mr Roger Berry

     B12)     Commons: (18) 1R: 18.6.97 (not printed) (Bill withdrawn)

DISABLED PERSONS AND CARERS (SHORT-TERM BREAKS) Mr Huw Edwards

     T)      Commons: (150) 1R: 18.3.98 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

DISPOSAL AND RE-USE OF WHITE GOODS Dr Alan Whitehead

     T)     Commons: (205) 1R: 17.6.98 (not printed)      (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

[DOCTOR ASSISTED DYING PROPOSED BILL Mr Joe Ashton

Commons: Motion to bring in negatived: 10.12.97]

DOOR SUPERVISORS (REGISTRATION) Dr Phyllis Starkey

     T)     Commons: (114) 1R: 28.1.98     (dropped)

DRINKS CONTAINERS (REDEMPTION) Mr Christopher Leslie

     T)     Commons: (195) 1R: 3.6.98 (dropped)

EDUCATION (SCHOOLS) Mr David Blunkett / Baroness Blackstone

     G)     Commons: (4,56) 1R: 22.5.97 2R: 2.6.97 Comm : 5&10.6.97 3R: 10.6.97 LA: 24.7.97

          Lords: (10, 25) 1R: 11.6.97 2R: 24.6.97 Comm: 10.7.97 Rep: 17.7.97 3R: 23.7.97 CA: 24.7.97

          Royal Assent: (Cap 59, 1997) 31.7.97

EDUCATION (SCHOOLS PARENTING ROLE) Mr Michael Fabricant

     T)     Commons: (227) 1R: 14.7.98 (not printed) (dropped)

EDUCATION (STUDENT LOANS) Mr David Blunkett / Baroness Blackstone

     G)     Commons: (44) 1R: 10.7.97 2R: 21.7.97 Comm (SC A): 29.7.97 Remaining Stages: 3.11.97

          Lords: (40) 1R: 4.11.97 2R: 2.12.97 Comm:16.12.97 Rep: 13.1.98* 3R: 27.1.98*

          Royal Assent: (cap 1, 1998) 27.1.98

ELECTIONS (VISUALLY IMPAIRED VOTERS) Mr Paul Burstow

     P)     Commons: (50)     1R: 16.7.97 (dropped)

ELECTRICITY GENERATION [HL] Lord Ezra / Mr Andrew Stunell

     L)     Lords: (76) 1R: 19.2.98 2R: 13.3.98 OCD: 27.3.98* 3R: 6.4.98*

          Commons: (197) 1R: 3.6.98 (dropped)

ELECTRICITY (MAINTENANCE OF SUPPLIES) Mr Dafydd Wigley

     T)     Commons: (117) 1R: 4.2.98 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

ELECTRO-CONVULSIVE THERAPY (RESTRICTIONS ON USE) Mr John Gunnell

     T)     Commons: (94) 1R: 3.12.97 (dropped)

EMPLOYMENT (AGE DISCRIMINATION IN ADVERTISEMENTS) Ms Linda Perham

     B9)     Commons: (15) 1R: 18.6.97 2R: 6.2.98 (Deb adjourned) (dropped)

EMPLOYMENT OF CHILDREN Mr Chris Pond

     B7)     Commons: (13) 1R: 18.6.97 (Bill withdrawn)

EMPLOYMENT RIGHTS (DISPUTE RESOLUTION) [HL] Lord Archer of Sandwell / Mr John Healey

     L)     Lords: (20,37,45) 1R: 9.7.97 2R: 25.7.97 Comm: 21.10.97 Rep: 20.11.97 3R: 13.1.98 CA: 30.3.98

          Commons: (110) 1R: 14.1.98 2R: 16.1.98 MR: 21.1.98* Comm: 30.1.98 Rep: 20.3.98

          3R: 27.3.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 8, 1998): 8.4.98

EMPTY HOMES (VALUE ADDED TAX) Mr Jonathan Shaw

     T)     Commons: (223)     1R: 8.7.98 (not printed) (dropped)

ENERGY CONSERVATION (HOUSING) Mr Clive Efford

     B18)     Commons: (24,161) 1R: 18.6.97 2R: 6.2.98* Comm (SC D): 25.3.98 Rep: 24.4.98* (dropped)

ENERGY EFFICIENCY Mr John Burnett

     B6)     Commons: (12,162) 1R: 18.6.97 2R: 6.2.98 Comm (SC C): 25.3.98 (dropped)

ENERGY EFFICIENCY (No.2) [HL] Lord Ezra

     L)     Lords: (151) 1R: 29.7.98 P2R: no date

ENERGY EFFICIENCY (INFORMATION) Julia Drown

     T)     Commons: (105) 1R: 17.12.97 (dropped)

EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES (AMENDMENT) Mr Robin Cook / Lord Whitty

     G)     Commons: (71,193) 1R: 30.10.97 2R: 12.11.97 Comm: 27.11&2,3.12.97& 15.1.98 GM: 17.12.97

           Remaining Stages: 19.1.98 GM: 9.6.98 LA: 9.6.98

Lords: (62,116,123) 1R: 20.1.98 2R: 16.2.98 Comm:12,24,26.3,27& 28.4.98 Rep:12 & 14.5.98

          3R: 21.5.98 CA: 11.6.98

Royal Assent: (Cap 21, 1998): 11.6.98

EUROPEAN PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS Mr Jack Straw / Lord Williams of Mostyn

     G)     Commons: (65,246,255,260,262) 1R: 29.10.97 2R: 25.11.97 Comm: 24,26.2&5.3.98

          Remaining Stages: 12.3.98 LA: 27.10&10,16&18.11.98

          Lords: (88,159,162,167) 1R: 13.3.98 2R: 9.4.98 Comm: 24&25.6.98     Rep: 12.10.98

          3R: 20.10.98     CA: 4,12,17&18.11.98

FARMING OF ANIMALS FOR FUR (PROHIBITION)     Mr Norman Baker

     P)     Commons: (147) 1R: 16.3.98 (dropped)

FILM CLASSIFICATION ACCOUNTABILITY AND OPENNESS Mr Julian Brazier

     T)     Commons: (41) 1R: 8.7.97 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

FINANCE Ms Dawn Primarolo     

     G)     Commons: (37,55) 1R: 7.7.97 2R: 10.7.97 GM: 14.7.97 Comm: 15&16.7.97 Comm (SC A):

          17.7-23.7.97 GM: 28.7.97* Rep: & 3R: 28&29.7.97

          Lords: (29) 1R: 30.7.97 All stages: 31.7.97          

          Royal Assent: (Cap 58, 1997): 31.7.97 (FINANCE No.2 ACT 1997)

FINANCE (No 2) Ms Dawn Primarolo

     G)     Commons: (156, 207) 1R: 23.3.98 2R: 21.4.98 Comm: 27,28 & 29.4.98

          Comm (SC E): 5.5.98-23.6.98           Remaining Stages: 30.6&1.7.98

          Lords: (133)     1R: 2.7.98      All Stages: 29.7.98     

          Royal Assent: (Cap 36,1998): 31.7.98 (FINANCE ACT 1998)

FINANCIAL SERVICES (ETHICAL, &c. CONSIDERATIONS) Mr Tony Colman

     P)     Commons: (264)     1R: 18.11.98 (Prorogation)

FIREARMS (AMENDMENT) Mr Jack Straw / Lord Williams of Mostyn     

     G)     Commons: (3,67) 1R: 22.5.97 2R: 11.6.97 Remaining stages: 16&18.6.97 LA: 3.11.97

          Lords: (12,35,41) 1R: 19.6.97 2R: 30.6.97 Comm: 15.7.97 Rep: 16.10.97 3R: 27.10.97

           CA: 11.11.97

          Royal Assent (Cap 64, 1997): 27.11.97 (FIREARMS (AMENDMENT) (NO.2) ACT 1997

FIREWORKS Mrs Linda Gilroy / Lord Monkswell

     B19)     Commons: (25, 142) 1R: 18.6.97 2R: 28.11.97* MR: 29.1.98 Comm (SC A): 11.3.98

           Remaining Stages: 20.3.97*     LA: 3.7.98 (1st) (Deb adj)

          Lords: (92,122,216) 1R: 23.3.98 2R: 8.4.98 Comm: 5.5 & 5.6.98 Rep: 19.6.98* 3R: 29.6.98*

          (dropped)

FLOOD WARNINGS (VULNERABLE PROPERTIES) Mrs Sally Keeble

     T)     Commons: (237) 1R: 22.7.98 (dropped)

FOOTBALL SPONSORSHIP LEVY Gillian Merron

     T)     Commons: (171) 1R: 7.4.98 (dropped)      

FOSSIL FUEL LEVY BILL [HL] Lord Clinton-Davis / Mrs Margaret Beckett     

     G)     Lords: (15) 1R: 26.6.97 2R: 18.7.97 Comm: 16.10.97 Rep: 16.10.97* 3R: 23.10.97*

          Commons: (64) 1R: 27.10.97 2R: 5.11.97 Comm (SC D): 24-26.2.98 Rep: 10.3.98 3R: 10.3.98*

          Royal Assent: (Cap 5, 1998): 18.3.98

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION Mr Andrew Mackinlay

     T)     Commons: (265)     1R: 18.11.98 (Prorogation)

GENEVA CONVENTIONS (AMENDMENT) [HL] Lord Avebury / Dr Jenny Tonge

     L)     Lords: (3) 1R: 19.5.97 2R: 15.7.97 OCD: 29.7.97 3R: 14.10.97*

          Commons: (74) 1R: 4.11.97 (dropped)

GOVERNMENT OF WALES Mr Ron Davies / Lord Williams of Mostyn

     G)     Commons: (88,129,233) 1R: 26.11.97 2R: 8&9.12.97 PM: 15.1.98* Comm: 20,21,26.1&2,3,25.2.&2.3.98

           Report: 25&26.3.98 3R: 26.3.98 LA: 22.7.98

Lords: (98,125,141,149) 1R: 27.3.98 2R: 21.4.98 Comm: 11.5. & 2,3,9 & 15.6.98 Rep: 1.7.98

          Rep: 9.7.98 3R: 15.7.98 CA: 29.7.98

Royal Assent: (Cap 38, 1998): 31.7.98

GREATER LONDON AUTHORITY (REFERENDUM) Mr John Prescott / Baroness Hayman

     G)     Commons: (61,118) 1R: 28.10.97 2R: 10.11.97 Comm: 19 & 24.11.97 3R: 26.11.97 LA: 11.2.98

          Lords: (49,60,71,73) 1R: 27.11.97 2R: 15.12.97 Comm: 13.1.98 Rep: 29.1. 3R: 5.2.98*

          CA: 19.2.98

          Royal Assent (Cap 3, 1998): 23.2.98

HAIRDRESSERS REGISTRATION (AMENDMENT) Mr Austin Mitchell

     T)     Commons: (39) 1R: 7.7.97 (dropped)

HARE COURSING Mr Colin Pickthall

     T)     Commons: (70) 1R: 29.10.97 (not printed) (dropped)

HEREDITARY PEERAGE (ELECTION) [HL]     Lord Pearson of Rannoch

     L)     Lords: (156)     1R: 14.10.98     

HOME ZONES Mrs Helen Brinton

     T)     Commons: (113) 1R: 27.1.98 (dropped)

HOUSING (HOME REPOSSESSIONS)      Mr Adrian Sanders

     T)     Commons: (254)     1R: 4.11.98 (not printed) (dropped)

HOUSING SERVICE CHARGES (AMENDMENT)     Mr Barry Gardiner

     T)     Commons: (143)     1R: 11.3.98 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

HOUSING SERVICE CHARGES (AMENDMENT) (No. 2)     Mr Barry Gardiner

     P)     Commons: (146)     1R: 16.3.98     (dropped)     

HUMAN RIGHTS [HL] Lord Irvine of Lairg / Mr Jack Straw

     G)     Lords: (38, 51,70, 157) 1R: 23.10.97 2R: 3.11.97 Comm: 18, 24&27.11.97 Rep: 19&29.1.98 3R: 5.2.98

          CA: 29.10.98

          Commons: (119, 219) 1R: 6.2.98 2R: 16.2.98 Comm: 20.5 & 3,17 & 24.6&2.7.98 PM: 1.6.98*

          PM(No.2): 17.6.98*      PM (No.3): 21.10.98*     Rep: 21.10.98     3R: 21.10.98*

          Royal Assent (Cap 42, 1998): 9.11.98

INTERNATIONAL BRIBERY AND CORRUPTION Mr Hugh Bayley

     T)     Commons: (128) 1R: 25.2.98 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

INTERNET (DISSEMINATION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY) Mrs Ann Winterton

     P)     Commons: (29) 1R: 25.6.97 (not printed) (Bill Withdrawn)

LABELLING OF PRODUCTS Mr Vernon Coaker

     T)     Commons: (109) 1R: 14.1.98 (dropped)

LANDMINES Mr Robin Cook / Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

     G)     Commons: (220) 1R: 3.7.98 PM: 9.7.98* All stages: 10.7.98

          Lords: (143) 1R: 13.7.98 2R: 17.7.98 Remaining Stages: 24.7.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 33,1998):28.7.98

LATE PAYMENT OF COMMERCIAL DEBTS (INTEREST) [HL] Lord Clinton-Davis / Mrs Barbara Roche

     G)     Lords: (54,68,77,120) 1R: 10.12.97 2R: 12.1.98 Comm:**28.1.98 Rep: 19.2.98 3R: 26.2.98

          CA: 10.6.98

          Commons: (132,190) 1R: 26.2.98 2R: 5.5.98 Comm(SC F): 12.5.98-14.5.98 Remaining Stages: 1.6.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 20, 1998): 11.6.98

LAW OFFICERS [HL] Lord Falconer of Thoroton / Mr John Morris     

     G)     Lords: (9) 1R: 10.6.97 2R: 16.6.97 OCD: 30.6.97 3R: 7.7.97*

          Commons: (40) 1R: 7.7.97 All stages: 24.7.97

          Royal Assent: (Cap 60, 1997): 31.7.97

LEAD IN PAINT (HEALTH & SAFETY) Ms Melanie Johnson

     T)     Commons: (85) 1R: 19.11.97 (dropped)

LEGAL AID (REFORM) Mr John Bercow

     T)     Commons: (204) 1R: 16.6.98 (not printed)     (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)          

LEGAL REFORM Mr Austin Mitchell

     T)     Commons: (169) 1R: 1.4.98 (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

LICENSING (AMENDMENT) Mr Paul Truswell

     P)     Commons: (170) 1R: 7.4.98 2R: 3.7.98* Comm (SC C): 15.7.98 (dropped)

LOCAL AUTHORITY TENDERS Ms Oona King

     B15)     Commons: (21,151) 1R: 18.6.97 2R: 16.1.98* Comm(SC C): 18.3.98 Rep: 27.3.98 (Deb adj)

          (dropped)

LOCAL EXCHANGE TRADING SCHEMES Mrs Linda Gilroy

     T)     Commons: (159) 1R: 25.3.98 (dropped)

LOCAL GOVERNMENT BOUNDARY CHANGES (REFERENDUM) Mr Ronnie Fearn

     T)     Commons: (107) 1R: 13.1.98 (dropped)

LOCAL GOVERNMENT (CONSULTATION WITH YOUNG PEOPLE)      Dr Ashok Kumar

     T)     Commons: (218)     1R: 1.7.98 (not printed)     (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

LOCAL GOVERNMENT (CONTRACTS) Mr John Prescott / Baroness Hayman     

     G)     Commons: (5, 36,75) 1R: 12.6.97 2R: 23.6.97 Comm (SC B): 1.7.97 Remaining Stages: 8.7.97 LA: 11.11.97

          Lords: (21,36) 1R: 9.7.97 2R: 29.7.97 Comm: 21.10.97 Rep: 28.10.97* 3R: 4.11.97

          Royal Assent (Cap 65, 1997): 27.11.97

LOCAL GOVERNMENT (EXPERIMENTAL ARRANGEMENTS [HL] Lord Hunt of Tanworth / Dr Alan Whitehead

     L)     Lords: (48,67,74) 1R: 26.11.97 2R: 17.12.97 Comm: 27.1.98 Rep: 12.2.98 3R: 19.2.98*

          Commons: (125) 1R: 19.2.98 (dropped)

LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE

     (SUPPLEMENTARY CREDIT APPROVALS) Mr John Prescott / Baroness Hayman     

     G)     Commons: (2, 31) 1R: 22.5.97 2R: 17.6.97 Comm (SC A): 24.6-26.6.97 Remaining Stages: 8.7.97           Lords: (22) 1R: 9.7.97 2R: 23.7.97 Comm: 14.10.97 Rep: 21.10.97* 3R: 28.10.97

          Royal Assent (cap 63, 1997): 6.11.97

LORD CHANCELLOR (TENURE OF OFFICE) (AMENDMENT) [HL] Lord Alderdice

     L)     Lords: (75) 1R: 19.2.98 2R: 13.3.98 Comm: 27.3.98

MAGISTRATES' COURTS (PROCEDURE) [HL] Lord Irvine of Lairg / Mr Geoffrey Hoon

     G)     Lords: (23,32, 111) 1R: 10.7.97 2R: 24.7.97 Comm: 14.10.97 Rep: 21.10.97* 3R: 28.10.97

           CA: 21.5.98

          Commons: (66,134) 1R: 28.10.97 2R: 5.11.97 Comm (SC D): 3.3.98 Remaining Stages: 5.5.98

          Royal Assent (Cap 15, 1998): 21.5.98

MENTAL HEALTH (AMENDMENT) Dr Julian Lewis

     B2)     Commons: (8) 1R: 18.6.97 2R: 12.12.97 (deb adjourned) (dropped)

MENTAL HEALTH (AMENDMENT) (NO.2) [HL] Lord Rowallan/Dr Julian Lewis

     L)     Lords: (59,96) 1R: 18.12.97 2R: 11.2.98 Comm: 27.3.98 Rep: 7.4.98* 3R: 21.4.98

          Commons: (175) 1R: 21.4.98 (dropped)

MILLENNIUM CONFORMITY Mr David Atkinson

     T)     Commons: (165) 1R: 31.3.98 (dropped)

MINISTERIAL AND OTHER SALARIES Mrs Ann Taylor

     G)     Commons: (30) 1R: 26.6.97 All stages 23.7.97

          Lords: (27) 1R: 24.7.97 All stages: 16.10.97

          Royal Assent (cap 62, 1997): 6.11.97

MOBILE TELEPHONES (PROHIBITION OF USE IN DESIGNATED PLACES) Mr Michael Fabricant

     P)     Commons: (57) 1R: 24.7.97 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

MOTOR ACCIDENT INJURY COMPENSATION Dr Desmond Turner

     T)     Commons: (121) 1R: 11.2.98 (dropped)

NATIONAL HEALTH SERVICE (EQUITY OF FUNDING) Mr Andrew George

     T)     Commons: (84) 1R: 18.11.97 (dropped)

NATIONAL HEALTH SERVICE (PRIVATE FINANCE) [HL] Baroness Jay of Paddington / Mr Frank Dobson

     G)     Lords: (1) 1R: 15.5.97 2R: 3.6.97 Comm: 19.6.97 Rep: 26.6.97 3R: 3.7.97*

          Commons: (38) 1R: 3.7.97 All Stages: 14.7.97

          Royal Assent (cap 56, 1997): 15.7.97

NATIONAL LOTTERY [HL] Lord McIntosh of Haringey / Mr Chris Smith

     G)     Lords: (53,69,86,121) 1R: 3.12.97 2R: 18.12.97 Comm:** 19,22&29.1.98 Rep: 9.3.98 3R:16.3.98          CA: 22.6.98

          Commons: (148,187) 1R: 16.3.98 2R: 7.4.98 Comm (SC A): 23.4.98-12.5.98

          Remaining Stages: 1.6.98

          Royal Assent (Cap 22, 1998): 2.7.98

NATIONAL MINIMUM WAGE Mrs Margaret Beckett / Lord Clinton-Davis

     G)     Commons: (90,123,240) 1R: 26.11.97 2R: 16.12.97 Comm (SC D): 13.1-17.2.98

          Remaining stages: 9.3.98 LA: 28.7.98

          Lords: (87,130,148,150) 1R: 10.3.98 2R: 23.3.98 Comm: 11,15&22.6.98 Comm: 22.6.98

           Rep: 20.7.98 3R: 27.7.98 CA: 29.7.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 39, 1998): 31.7.98          

NATIONAL TRANSPORT SAFETY Mrs Gwyneth Dunwoody

     T)     Commons: (92) 1R: 2.12.97 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

NORTH AMERICAN FREE TRADE AREA (PARLIAMENTARY COMMISSION) Mr Michael Fabricant

     P)     Commons: (251)     1R: 29.10.98 (not printed) (Prorogation)

NORTHERN IRELAND Marjorie Mowlam

     G)     Commons: (229,241,263) 1R: 15.7.98 PM: 17.7.98* 2R: 20.7.98 Comm: 22&23.7.98

          Comm: 24&27.7.98 Remaining Stages: 30&31.7.98 PM(No.2)&MR: 18.11.98 LA: 18.11.98

          Lords: (152,158,163) 1R: 31.7.98 2R: 5.10.98 Comm: 19,21.10.98 Comm: 26&27.10.98

          Rep: 10&11.11.98      3R: 17.11.98

          Royal assent: (Cap 47, 1998); 19.11.98

NORTHERN IRELAND (ELECTIONS) Dr Marjorie Mowlam / Lord Dubs

     G)     Commons: (173) 1R: 21.4.98 PM: 22.4.98 Comm & 3R*: 22.4.98

          Lords: (105) 1R: 23.4.98 2R: 6.5.98 Remaining Stages: 7.5.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 12, 1998) : 7.5.98

NORTHERN IRELAND (EMERGENCY PROVISIONS) Dr Marjorie Mowlam / Lord Dubs

     G)     Commons: (72) 1R: 30.10.97 2R: 18.11.97 Comm (SC A): 25.11.97 Remaining Stages: 11.12.97

          Lords: (57) 1R: 15.12.97 2R: 12.1.98 Comm: 5.3.98 Report: 26.3.98 3R: 2.4.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 9, 1998): 8.4.98

NORTHERN IRELAND (SENTENCES) Dr Marjorie Mowlam/Lord Dubs

     G)     Commons: (196,206,238) 1R: 4.6.98 2R: 10.6.98 PM: 11.6.98* Comm: 15&17.6.98

          Remaining Stages: 18.6.98 LA: 28.7.98

          Lords: (128,138,147) 1R: 19.6.98     2R: 29.6.98 Comm: 6.7.98 Rep: 16.7.98 3R: 22.7.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 35, 1998): 28.7.98

NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS (PROHIBITION AND INSPECTIONS) [HL] Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean / Mr Robin Cook

     G)     Lords: (24) 1R: 10.7.97 2R: 24.7.97 OCD: 16.10.97 3R: 23.10.97*

          Commons: (63) 1R: 27.10.97 2R: 6.11.97 Comm (SC E): 3.3.98 Remaining Stages: 16.3.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 7, 1998): 18.3.98

ORGAN DONATION Dr Evan Harris

     T)     Commons: (242) 1R: 28.7.98 (not printed) (dropped)

PARLIAMENTARY BOUNDARY COMMISSIONS (AMENDMENT) Mr Richard Page

     T)     Commons: (111) 1R: 20.1.98 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

PARLIAMENTARY CURRENCY COMMISSION Mr Michael Fabricant

     T)     Commons: (115) 1R: 3.2.98 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

PARLIAMENTARY DECLARATION Mr Tony Benn

     P)     Commons: (106) 1R: 13.1.98 (dropped)

PARLIAMENTARY OATHS PROPOSED BILL Mr Kevin McNamara

[Commons: Motion to bring in negatived]          29.7.98

PARLIAMENTARY REFORM Mr Tony Benn

     P)     Commons: (226) 1R: 14.7.98 (dropped)

PARTICIPANTS IN SPORTING EVENTS (ASSAULTS, Etc) Mr Paul Flynn

     P)     Commons: (232) 1R: 15.7.98 (dropped)

PENSIONS (AMENDMENT) [HL] Lord Morris of Manchester

     L)     Lords: (127)     1R: 18.6.98 2R: 10.7.98 OCD: 24.7.98 3R: 29.7.98*

          Commons: (243)     1R: 30.7.98 (dropped)

PESTICIDES Mr Ben Bradshaw / Lord Stone of Blackheath

     B17)     Commons: (23,217) 1R: 18.6.97 2R: 28.11.97* Comm (SC C): 4.3.98 Remaining Stages: 27.3.98          LA: 3.7.98*

          Lords: (99,129) 1R: 30.3.98 2R: 27.4.98 Comm: 2.6.98 Rep: 19.6.98     3R: 30.6.98*

          Royal Assent:(Cap 26, 1998): 9.7.98

PET OWNERSHIP (RESIDENTIAL AND SHELTERED ACCOMMODATION) Mr Paul Burstow

     P)     Commons: (236) 1R: 22.7.98 (not printed) (dropped)

PETROLEUM [HL] Lord Irvine of Lairg / Mr Geoff Hoon

     C)     Lords: (56,63) 1R: 15.12.97 2R: 12.1.98 JtComm: 21.1.98 OCD: 9.2.98 3R: 19.3.98

          Commons: (153) 1R: 19.3.98 All Stages: 1.6.98*

          Royal Assent: (Cap 17, 1998): 11.6.98

PHARMACISTS [HL] Baroness Flather

     L)     Lords: (4) 1R: 19.5.97 2R: 3.6.97

PLANT VARIETIES Dr Jack Cunningham / Lord Carter     

     G)     Commons: (6,80) 1R: 12.6.97 All stages: 24.6.97 LA: 26.11.97

          Lords: (14,39,42) 1R: 25.6.97 2R: 18.7.97 Comm: 23.10.97 Rep: 4.11.97 3R: 11.11.97*

          Royal Assent (Cap 66, 1997): 27.11.97

POLICE Mr Andrew Mackinlay

     P)     Commons: (28) 1R: 23.6.97 2R: 13.2.98 (Deb adjourned) (dropped)

POLICE (NORTHERN IRELAND) Dr Marjorie Mowlam / Lord Dubs

     G)     Commons: (96,149) 1R: 5.12.97 2R: 15.12.97 Comm (SC B): 10.2.98-17.3.98

          Remaining Stages: 7.5.98

          Lords: (112) 1R: 11.5.98 2R: 18.5.98 Comm:**8.6.98 Rep: 22.6.98 3R: 22.7.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 32, 1998): 24.7.98

PORTS OF ENTRY (SPECIAL STATUS) Mr Gwyn Prosser

     P)     Commons: (137)     1R: 5.3.98 (not printed) (withdrawn)

PORTS OF ENTRY (SPECIAL STATUS) (NO. 2) Mr Gwyn Prosser

     T)     Commons: (192) 1R: 20.5.98 (not printed)     (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

PRESS COMPLAINTS COMMISSION Mr Anthony Steen

     T)     Commons: (99) 1R: 9.12.97 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

PREVENTATIVE HEALTH CARE AND HOME INSULATION Mr Simon Hughes     

     P)     Commons: (200) 1R: 10.6.98 (not printed)     (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

PREVENTION OF DELAY IN TRIALS Miss Anne McIntosh

     T)     Commons: (69) 1R: 28.10.97 (dropped)

PRIME MINSTER (ECCLESIASTICAL FUNCTIONS) BILL [HL] Lord Alderdice

     L)     Lords (95) 1R: 27.3.98

PRIVATE HIRE VEHICLES (LONDON) Sir George Young / Baroness Gardner of Parkes

     B4)     Commons: (10,210) 1R: 18.6.97 2R: 23.1.98 MR: 16.3.98 Comm: (SC D): 23.6.98 3R: 3.7.98*

          Lords: (135)      1R: 6.7.98 2R: 17.7.98 OCD: 24.7.98 3R: 27.7.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 34, 1998): 28.7.98

PROHIBITION OF BULL BARS Mr Richard Spring

     T)     Commons: (73) 1R: 4.11.97 (dropped)

PROSTITUTES' ADVERTISEMENTS (PUBLIC TELEPHONE BOXES) Ms Karen Buck

     T)     Commons: (250)     1R: 28.10.98 (dropped)

PROTECTION OF ANIMALS (AMENDMENT) Dr Nick Palmer

     T)     Commons: (184) 1R: 6.5.98      (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

PUBLIC HOUSE NAMES Mr Nicholas Winterton

     P)     Commons: (32) 1R: 1.7.97 (dropped)

PUBLIC INTEREST DISCLOSURE Mr Richard Shepherd / Lord Borrie

     B10)     Commons: (16, 144) 1R: 18.6.97 2R: 12.12.97* Comm (SC D): 11.3.98 Remaining Stages: 24.4.98

          Lords: (107) 1R: 27.4.98 2R: 11.5.98 Comm: 5.6.98 Rep: 19.6.98 3R: 29.6.98*

          Royal Assent: (Cap 23, 1998): 2.7.98

PUBLIC PROCESSIONS (NORTHERN IRELAND) [HL] Lord Dubs / Dr Marjorie Mowlam

     G)     Lords: (34, 44,72) 1R: 16.10.97 2R: 28.10.97 Comm**: 12 & 13.11.97 Rep: 1.12.9 9.12.97

          CA: 9.2.98

          Commons: (101) 1R: 9.12.97 2R: 18.12.97 Comm (SC B): 15-27.1.98 Remaining stages: 4.2.98

          Royal Assent (Cap 2, 1998): 16.2.97

PUBLIC RECORDS (AMENDMENT) Mr Norman Baker

     P)     Commons: (27) 1R: 23.6.97 2R: 30.1.98 (deb. adj) (dropped)

RECYCLED CONTENT OF NEWSPRINT Mr David Chaytor

     P)     Commons: (138)     1R: 5.3.98 (dropped)

REFERENDUM (ENGLISH PARLIAMENT) Mrs Teresa Gorman

     B3)     Commons: (9) 1R: 18.6.97 (dropped)

REFERENDUMS (SCOTLAND AND WALES) Prime Minister / Lord Sewel     

     G)     Commons: (1,59) 1R: 15.5.97 2R: 21 & 22.5.97 GM: 3.6.97 Comm & Remaining Stages: 3 & 4.6.97           MR: 30.7.97 GM: 30.7.97 LA: 30.7.97

          Lords: (8,18,26,30) 1R: 5.6.97 2R: 17.6.97 Comm: 1, 3,7.7.97 Rep: 21&22.7.97 3R: 29.7.97

           CA: 31.7.97

          Royal Assent: (Cap 61, 1997): 31.7.97

REFORM OF QUARANTINE REGULATIONS Mr David Amess

     T)     Commons: (87) 1R: 25.11.97 (dropped)

REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCIES Mr John Prescott / Baroness Hayman

     G)     Commons: (100,127,259) 1R: 10.12.97 2R: 14.1.98 Comm (SC E): 27.1-24.2.98 PM: 27.3.98

          MR, PM +Remaining Stages: 1.4.98     LA: 16.11.98

          Lords: (101,154,161) 1R: 2.4.98 2R: 18.5.98 Comm: 7.10.98     Rep: 4.11.98     3R: 11.11.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 45, 1998: 19.11.98)

REGISTERED ESTABLISHMENTS (SCOTLAND) Dr Lynda Clark /

     P)     Commons: (176) 1R: 22.4.98 Remaining Stages: 24.4.98*

          Lords: (108) 1R: 27.4.98 2R: 5.6.98 OCD: 22.6.98     3R: 6.7.98*

          Royal Assent: (Cap 25,1998): 9.7.98

REGISTRATION OF DOGS Mr Richard Allan

     T)     Commons: (183)     1R: 5.5.98 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

REGISTRATION OF NANNIES Mr Keith Vaz

     T)     Commons: (258)     1R: 11.11.98 (dropped)

REGISTRATION OF POLITICAL PARTIES Mr Jack Straw

     G)     Commons: (188, 208,266) 1R: 13.5.98 2R: 4.6.98 Comm (SC A): 16.-23.6.98 Remaining Stages: 14.7.98

          LA: 18.11.98

          Lords: (145,164) 1R: 15.7.98 2R: 8.10.98     Comm: 5.11.98 Rep: 12.11.98     3R: 18.11.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 48, 1998): 19.11.98

REGULATION OF WET BIKES Mr Gareth Thomas (Clwyd West)

     T)     Commons: (79) 1R: 11.11.97 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION Mr John Austin

     P)     Commons: (82) 1R: 13.11.97 (not printed) (Bill withdrawn)

RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION AND REMEDIES Mr John Austin

     T)     Commons: (133) 1R: 3.3.98 (dropped)

REMISSION OF THIRD WORLD DEBT (JUBILEE 2000) Mr William Cash

     T)     Commons: (235) 1R: 21.7.98 (not printed) (dropped)

REPRESENTATION OF DEPENDENCIES AT WESTMINSTER Mr Andrew MacKinlay

     P)     Commons: (34) 1R: 1.7.97 (dropped)

REPRESENTATION OF GIBRALTAR AT WESTMINSTER AND IN THE EUROPEAN UNION Mr Andrew MacKinlay

     P)     Commons: (33) 1R: 1.7.97 (dropped)

REPRESENTATION OF THE PEOPLE (AMENDMENT) Mr Harry Barnes

     T)      Commons: (81) 1R: 12.11.97 (dropped)

RESIDENTIAL CARE HOMES AND NURSING HOMES (MEDICAL RECORDS) Mr Paul Flynn

     P)     Commons: (116) 1R: 4.2.98 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

RESTORATION OF DAMAGE TO SITES OF SPECIAL SCIENTIFIC INTEREST Ms Candy Atherton

     T)     Commons: (201) 1R: 10.6.98 (dropped)     

ROAD TRAFFIC REDUCTION (NATIONAL TARGETS) Mr Cynog Dafis / Lord Elis-Thomas

(changed from ROAD TRAFFIC REDUCTION (UNITED KINGDOM TARGETS)

     B5)     Commons: (11,152,163) 1R: 18.6.97 2R: 30.1.98 MR:9.3.98 Comm (SC E): 11.3.98-19.3.98

          Rep: 27.3.98 3R: 24.4.98

          Lords: (109) 1R: 27.4.98 2R: 5.6.98 Comm: 19.6.98     Rep: 24.6.98     3R: 1.7.98*

          Royal Assent: (Cap 24,1998): 2.7.98

ROAD TRAFFIC REDUCTION (NATIONAL TARGETS) (AMENDMENT) Mr Tom Brake

     T)     Commons: (257)     1R: 10.11.98 (not printed) (dropped)

RURAL AND COMMUNITY HOSPITALS Mr David Prior

     T)     Commons: (186) 1R: 12.5.98 (not printed)     (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

SALE OF ALCOHOL TO YOUNG PERSONS (PROHIBITION) Mr Paul Truswell

     T)     Commons: (211)     1R: 24.6.98 (not printed)     (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

SCHOOL ABSENTEEISM Mr Harry Cohen

     T)     Commons: (35) 1R: 1.7.97 (dropped)

SCHOOL BUSES (SAFETY) Mr Malcolm Bruce

     T)     Commons: (122) 1R: 17.2.98 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

SCHOOL CHILDREN'S CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR (VALUE ADDED TAX) Mr Tim Loughton

     T)     Commons: (103) 1R: 16.12.97 (dropped)

SCHOOL STANDARDS AND FRAMEWORK Mr David Blunkett / Baroness Blackstone

     G)     Commons: (95,135,225) 1R: 4.12.97 2R: 22.12.97 Comm(SC A): 20.1.98-3.3.98

          Report: 11&24.3.98 3R: 24.3.98 LA: 15.7.98

          Lords: (94,126,139, 146) 1R: 26.3.98 2R: 7.4.98 Comm: 5,19.5.&1,4,8,10&16.6.98 Rep: 30.6&2.7.98

          Rep: 7.7.98 3R: 13.7.98 CA: 21.7.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 31,1998): 24.7.98

SCHOOL TRANSPORT Dr George Turner     

T)     Commons: (189) 1R: 13.5.98 (dropped)

SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES (FUNDING FORMULA)     Mr David Chaytor

     T)     Commons: (247)     1R: 21.10.98 (not printed) (dropped)

SCOTLAND Mr Donald Dewar

     G)     Commons: (104,166,256) 1R: 17.12.97 2R: 12&13.1.98 PM: 13.1.98*

          Comm: 28,29.1&10,12& 23.2,4,30&31.3.98 Report: 6&12.5.98 Remaining Stages: 19.5.98

          PM: 11.11.98*     LA: 11.11.98     LA: 16.11.98

          Lords: (119,155,160,165) 1R: 20.5.98 2R: 17,18.6.98     Comm: 8,14,16,21,23,27,28,30.7,6&8.10.98

          Rep: 22,28.10. & 2,3.11.98 3R: 9.11.98 CA: 17.11.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 46,1998): 19.11.98

SEA FISHERIES (SHELLFISH) (AMENDMENT) [HL] Earl of Lindsay / Mr James Wallace

     L)     Lords: (118) 1R: 20.5.98 2R: 1.6.98 OCD: 17.6.98 3R: 24.6.98*

          Commons: (214) 1R: 25.6.98 (Order for 2nd Reading Lapsed)

SEXUAL ORIENTATION DISCRIMINATION [HL] Baroness Turner of Camden/Dr Evan Harris

     L)     Lords: (113) 1R: 13.5.98 2R: 5.6.98 OCD: 10.7.98 3R: 20.7.98*

          Commons: (248)     1R: 26.10.98 (dropped)

SOCIAL SECURITY Ms Harriet Harman / Baroness Hollis of Heigham     

     G)     Commons: (42,86,185) 1R: 9.7.97 2R: 22.7.97 Comm (SC B): 29.7-25.11.97 Remaining Stages:10.12.97           MR: 13.5.98* LA: 13.5.98

          Lords: (55,103,106,114) 1R: 11.12.97 2R: 15.1.98 Comm: 30.3&.2&6.4.98 Rep:20 & 23.4.98

          3R: 7.5.98 CA: 18.5.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 14, 1998): 21.5.98

SPECIAL IMMIGRATION APPEALS COMMISSION [HL] Lord Williams of Mostyn / Mr Mike O'Brien     

     G)     Lords: (6,13,17, 50) 1R: 20.5.97 2R: 5.6.97 Comm: 23.6.97 Rep: 7.7.97 3R: 15.7.97 CA: 2.12.97

          Commons: (49,78) 1R: 15.7.97 2R: 30.10.97 Comm (SC D): 11.11.97 Remaining Stages: 26.11.97

          Royal Assent: (Cap 68, 1997): 17.12.97

STAKEHOLDER PENSION Mr Frank Field

     T)     Commons: (261)     1R: 17.11.98 (not printed) (dropped)

STATUTE LAW REPEALS [HL] Lord Chancellor / Mr Geoff Hoon

     C)     Lords: (117,132) 1R: 20.5.98 2R: 4.6.98 JtComm: 24.6.98 OCD: 13.7.98 3R: 20.7.98

          Commons: (234) 1R: 20.7.98     All Stages: 9.11.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 43, 1998): 19.11.98

SUCCESSION TO THE CROWN BILL [HL] Lord Archer of Weston-Super-Mare

     L)     Lords (31) 1R: 31.7.97 (Withdrawn)

SUPREME COURT (OFFICES) Mr Geoffrey Hoon / Lord Irvine of Lairg

     G)     Commons: (68) 1R: 29.10.97 Remaining Stages: 6.11.97

          Lords: (43) 1R: 10.11.97 2R: 25.11.97 OCD: 9.12.97 3R: 16.12.97*

          Royal Assent: (Cap 69, 1997): 17.12.97

TAX CREDITS (INITIAL EXPENDITURE) Chancellor of the Exchequer /

     G)     Commons: (178) 1R: 23.4.98 2R: 7.5.98 Comm & Remaining Stages: 14.5.98

          Lords: (115) 1R: 14.5.98 Remaining Stages: 21.5.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 16, 1998): 21.5.98

TEACHING AND HIGHER EDUCATION [HL] Baroness Blackstone / Mr David Blunkett

     G)     Lords: (47,66,82,124, 134,144) 1R: 26.11.97 2R: 11.12.97 Comm: 20,22&26.1.98 Rep: 23,26.2&2.3.98

          3R: 10.3.98 CA: 23.6.& 7&14.7.98

          Commons: (145,181,212,222,230) 1R: 11.3.98 2R: 16.3.98 Comm: (SC F): 31.3.98 - 28.4.98

           PM:19.5.98* Remaining Stages: 8&9.6.98 LA: 1,13&15.7.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 30, 1998): 16.7.98

TELEVISION LICENCE PAYMENTS (AGE EXEMPTION) Mr Howard Flight

     T)     Commons: (45) 1R: 15.7.97 (dropped)

TEMPORARY CLASSROOMS Mr David Heath

     T)     Commons: (209) 1R: 23.6.97 (not printed)      (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING (AMENDMENT) Mr Elfyn Llwyd

     T)     Commons: (180) 1R: 28.4.98 (not printed)      (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

UNITED KINGDOM PASSPORTS Mr Howard Flight

     T)     Commons: (221)     1R: 7.7.98 (not printed) (dropped)

UNSOLICITED FACSIMILE MESSAGES Mr Christopher Fraser

     T)     Commons: (215)     1R: 30.6.98 (not printed)     (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

VOLUNTARY PERSONAL SECURITY CARDS Mr David Amess

     T)     Commons: (126) 1R: 24.2.98 (dropped)

WAR MEMORIALS PRESERVATION Mr David Maclean

     T)     Commons: (120) 1R: 10.2.98 (not printed)     (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

WAR WIDOWS AND PENSIONERS (EQUAL TREATMENT) Mr Andrew Mackinlay

     T)     Commons: (77) 1R: 5.11.97 (dropped)

WARM HOMES AND ENERGY CONSERVATION (FIFTEEN YEAR PROGRAMME) Mrs Linda Gilroy

     P)     Commons: (108) 1R: 14.1.98

WASTE MINIMISATION Angela Smith / Lord Hardy of Wath

     P)     Commons: (97) 1R: 8.12.97 2R: 12.12.97* MR: 13.3.98 Comm (SC A): 18.3.98

          Rep: 24.4.98 (Deb adj) 3R:3.7.98*

          Lords: (136)     1R: 3.6.98 2R: 17.7.98 Rep: 6.11.98     3R: 12.11.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 44,1998): 19.11.98

WASTE PREVENTION Mr Piers Merchant

     B16)     Commons: (22) 1R: 18.6 (not printed) (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)

WATER CHARGES (AMENDMENT) Mr Colin Breed

     T)     Commons: (53) 1R: 22.7.97 (dropped)

WATER INDUSTRY (AMENDMENT) Mr David Kidney

     T)     Commons: (124) 1R: 18.2.98     (dropped)

WEIGHTS AND MEASURES (BEER AND CIDER) Mr Dennis Turner

     B20)     Commons: (26) 1R: 18.6.97 2R: 12.12.97* Comm (SC C): 11.3.98 (dropped)

WELFARE OF BROILER CHICKENS Mr Bill Etherington

     T)     Commons: (136)     1R: 4.3.98     (dropped)

WELFARE OF PIGS Mr Chris Mullin

     T)     Commons: (91) 1R: 26.11.97     (dropped)

WELFARE OF PIGS (NO.2) Lord Beaumont of Whitley

     L)     Lords: (58) 1R: 17.12.97 Motion for 2R deferred: 26.1.98 (dropped)

WIDENING OF THE M25 MOTORWAY Mr Andrew Mackinlay

     P)     Commons: (48) 1R: 15.7.97 (dropped)

WILD MAMMALS (HUNTING WITH DOGS) Mr Michael Foster (Worcester)

     B1)     Commons: (7,131) 1R: 18.6.97 2R: 28.11.97 Comm (SC C): 17.12.97-25.2.98

          Rep: 6.3.98 (Deb adj) Rep: 13.3.98 (Deb adj) (Bill withdrawn)

WILDLIFE     Mr David Lepper

     P)     Commons: (252)     1R: 3.11.98 (prorogation

WIRELESS TELEGRAPHY [HL] Lord Clinton-Davis / Mrs Margaret Beckett      

     G)     Lords: (5,19) 1R: 20.5.97 2R: 5.6.97 Comm: 8.7.97 Rep: 15.7.97 3R: 21.7.97 CA: 12.3.98*

          Commons: (52, 83) 1R: 21.7.97 2R: 29.10.97 Comm (SC A): 11.11-13.11.97

          Remaining Stages: 11.3.98

          Royal Assent: (Cap 6, 1998): 18.3.98

YOUTH PARLIAMENT Mr Andrew Rowe

     T)     Commons: (199) 1R: 9.6.98 (not printed)     (Order for 2nd Reading lapsed)


Note:

Dropped - a day for the next reading has not been named or time has run out for the Bill to be considered

Order for 2nd Reading Lapsed - the Bill has not been printed, therefore cannot appear on the Order paper on the named day

Bill Withdrawn - Member in charge has withdrawn the Bill

Prorogation - Bill still appears in remaining orders at the close of the session (presented late in the session)


CHURCH OF ENGLAND GENERAL SYNOD MEASURES IN PROGRESS

NATIONAL INSTITUTIONS MEASURE:          HLP III - I/HC 771:     1.6.98

Ecclesiastical Committee Report:          HLP III - II/HC 772:     1.6.98

Commons: 18.6.98 Lords: 29.6.98

Royal Assent: (GSM. 1, 1998): 2.7.98

CATHEDRALS MEASURE:          HLP 147-I/HC 1025: 19.10.98

Ecclesiastical Committee Report:          HLP 147-II/HC 1026: 19.10.98

 

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Prepared 21 November 1998