Weekly Information Bulletin
The next Bulletin will be published on Saturday 13 April 2002
Recess: House of Commons
Subject to the progress of business, the House of Commons will rise on Tuesday 26 March and return on Tuesday 9 April 2002
Subject to the progress of business, the House of Commons will rise on Friday 24 May and return on Tuesday 11 June 2002
Recess: House of Lords
Subject to the progress of business, the House of Lords will rise on Thursday 28 March and return on Monday 8 April 2002
Subject to the progress of business, the House of Lords will rise on Thursday 30 May and return on Monday 10 June 2002
The Budget will take place on Wednesday 17 April 2002
Non Sitting Fridays
29 June, 6 July, 7 and 14 December 2001 and 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, 18 and 25 January, 15 March, 12 & 19 April, 10 May, 21 June and 19 July 2002.
Palace of Westminster Summer Opening
The Palace of Westminster will be open during the summer recess for guided tours of Parliament. The tours will take place from Friday 3rd August to Saturday 20th September. Tickets can be booked in advance from 28 March by contacting Firstcall Tel: 0870 9063773 Website: www.firstcalltickets.com
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.