Weekly Information Bulletin
The next Bulletin will be published on Saturday 27 October 2001.
Palace of Westminster: Summer Recess
House of Commons
Subject to the progress of business, the House of Commons will rise either on Wednesday 19 or Thursday 20 December and return on Tuesday 8 January
House of Lords
Subject to the progress of business, the House of Lords will rise on Thursday 20 December and return on Monday 7 January
A new opposition front bench team has been appointed. A complete list of spokesmen can be found in the front of the Bulletin, after the "Week Ahead".
Non Sitting Fridays
29 June, 6 July, 7 and 14 December 2001and 15 February, 22 March, 3 and 17 May, 14 and 28 June 2002
Private Members' Bills
26 October, 2, 23 and 30 November 2001; 11, 19 and 25 January, 15 March, 12 & 19 April, 10 May, 21 June and 19 July 2002.
The Parliament website provides information about new parliament procedures and miscellaneous facts about general elections as well as lists of Members Ministers and Committees. See index for material available on the website.