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Session 2001- 02
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Weekly Information Bulletin: 4th May 2002

Business of the House of Commons
26 April - 3 May 2002

Friday 26 April

The House sat at 9.30 am

Statement - ITV Digital - Tessa Jowell

Debate - Quality of life in local communities on a motion for the adjournment of the House

Adjournment - Kevin Brennan on the regulation of direct telephone marketing

The House rose at 2.52 pm


Monday 29 April

The House sat at 2.30pm

Oral Questions - Defence

Statement - Israel - Jack Straw

Legislation - Tobacco Advertising and Promotion Bill [HL] - Second reading

Programme Motion - Tobacco, Advertising and Promotion Bill - Agreed to on Division

Money Resolutions - Tobacco, Advertising and Promotion Bill - Agreed to, no Division

Adjournment - Sue Doughty on social services provision in Surrey

The House rose at10.57 pm


Tuesday 30 April

The House did not sit in Westminster Hall

The House met at 10.00 am for Prayers, the sitting was suspended until 2.30 pm

Humble Address to Her Majesty the Queen in Westminster Hall

The House resumed at 2.30 pm

Oral Questions - Scotland, Advocate General, Lord Chancellor's Department, President of the Council and House of Commons Commission

Ten Minute Rule Bill - Waste - Joan Ruddock

Legislation - Finance Bill - Second reading (motion agreed to on division; amendment disagreed to on Division)

Adjournment - Mr Denis Murphy on Government support for recycling projects

The House rose at 11.07 pm


Wednesday 1 May

The House sat in Westminster Hall between 9.30 am and 2.00 pm

09:30 - 11:00 David Cairns on defence policy and Scotland

11:00 - 12:30 Mr John Butterfill on tourism in the South West

12:30 - 13:00 Mr Frank Field on the future of sub-post offices in Birkenhead

13:00 - 13:30 Norman Baker on endangered species

13:30 - 14:00 Mr Alan Hurst on Magistrates' Courts in Essex.

The House sat at 2.30pm

Oral Questions - Northern Ireland; Prime Minister

Ten Minute Rule Bill - Port Protection Authority - Mr Roger Williams

Legislation - Enterprise Bill - Programme Motion (Agreed to, no division)

Legislation - A resolution on National Insurance Contributions (Agreed to on division)

Legislation -National Insurance Contributions Bill (1R)

Motion - Draft Communications Bill (Joint Committee) - Agreed to

Adjournment - Mr Robert Jackson on the state of the Ridgeway

The House rose at 8.34 pm


Thursday 2 May

The House sat at 11.30 am

Oral Questions - Trade and Industry: Minister for Women

Business Statement - Leader of the House, Mr Robin Cook

Debate - Wales in the World on a motion for the adjournment of the House

Adjournment - Mr Andrew Love on housing in Edmonton

The House also sat in Westminster Hall between 2.30pm and 5.30pm

Westminster Hall: Adjournment Debate - Women and Information Technology

The House rose at 7.30 pm


Friday 3 May

The House did not sit

 
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