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2012-13 (245)

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  •   Magistrates' Courts Act 1980
  •   Mali
  •   Marine and Aviation Insurance (War Risks) Act 1952
  •   Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009
  •   Marine Navigation (No. 2) Bill
  •   Marine Navigation Act
    •   See
      • Marine Navigation (No. 2) Bill
  •   Marine Navigation Bill [HL]
  •   Maritime Law
  •   Marriage (Approved Organisations) Bill [HL]
  •   Marshall Aid Commemoration Act 1953
  •   Measures
    •   See
      • Church of England Marriage (Amendment) Measure
      • Clergy Discipline (Amendment) Measure
      • Diocese in Europe Measure
  •   Media standards and media regulation
  •   Medical Act 1983
  •   Medical Innovation Bill [HL]
  •   Medicines Act 1968
  •   Medicines Act 1971
  •   Members of the House
  •   Membership of the House of Lords (Elections) Bill [HL]
  •   Mental Capacity Act 2005
  •   Mental Health (Approval Functions) Bill
  •   Mental Health (Discrimination) (No. 2) Bill
  •   Mental Health (Discrimination) Act
    •   See
      • Mental Health (Discrimination) (No. 2) Bill
  •   Mental Health (Discrimination) Bill [HL]
  •   Mental Health Act
  •   Mental Health Act 1983
  •   Mental health: Access to Work support service
  •   Merchant Shipping Act 1995
  •   Merseyside Museums and Galleries Order 1986
  •   Mesothelioma Lump Sum Payments (Conditions and Amounts) (Amendment) Regulations 2013
  •   Mid Staffordshire Foundation Trust Inquiry
  •   Middle East: Gaza and Syria
  •   Middle East: recent developments
  •   Migration
  •   Millennium Development Goals
  •   Ministerial Statements
    •   See
      • Afghanistan
      • Alcohol: minimum pricing
      • Algeria
      • Apprenticeships
      • Armed forces: Army Basing Plan
      • Armed forces: redundancies
      • Army 2020
      • Autumn Statement
      • Bank of England
      • Banking reform
      • BBC: resignation of Director General
      • Bovine tuberculosis
      • Civil Service reform
      • Defence budget
      • Defence: carrier strike capability
      • Department for International Development: tied aid
      • Directors' pay
      • Economic policy
      • Education: curriculum, exam and accountability reform
      • Employment law
      • Equal marriage consultation
      • European Council
      • European Union: justice and home affairs powers
      • Extradition
      • Falkland Islands
      • Financial Services Authority investigation into LIBOR
      • Future of care and support
      • Future of defence equipment and support
      • Future of specialist disability employment
      • Future Reserves 2020 Green Paper
      • G20 summit
      • G8 and NATO Summit
      • Health and Social Care Act 2012
      • Health transition risk register
      • Horsemeat and food fraud
      • House of Lords Reform Bill
      • Ibrahim Magag: disappearance
      • Leveson Inquiry
      • Local Government: provisional finance settlement
      • Mali
      • Mental Health Act
      • Mid Staffordshire Foundation Trust Inquiry
      • Middle East: Gaza and Syria
      • National Health Service: South London Healthcare Trust
      • NHS Annual Report and care objectives
      • NHS Commissioning Board: Mandate
      • North Wales abuse allegations
      • Northern Ireland
      • Northern Ireland: recent events
      • Olympic Games: security
      • Patrick Finucane
      • Personal Independence Payment
      • Police integrity
      • Press regulation
      • Prisoners: voting
      • Railways: High Speed 2
      • Scotland: referendum
      • Social Care funding
      • South London Healthcare NHS Trust
      • Syria
      • Transforming Rehabilitation
      • West Coast Main Line
      • Winterbourne View
  •   Ministers of the Crown Act 1975
  •   Minority ethnic and religious communities: cultural and economic contribution
  •   Misuse of Drugs Act 1971
  •   Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (Amendment) Order 2013
  •   Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (Temporary Class Drug) Order 2012
  •   Mobile Homes Bill
  •   Motions (including Amendments to Motions)
    • I. To take note.
    • II. Relating to delegated legislation.
    • III. Other.
    • IV. Amendments to motions.
    •   I. To take note
      Motions marked * were debated in the Chamber on a day other than the general debate day or Friday. Motions marked † were taken in Grand Committee, sometimes as motions to consider.
      •   See
        • Accountability of civil servants (Constitution Committee report)
        • Afghanistan
        • Antarctica: centenary of Scott Expedition
        • *Armed forces
        • Bee population (Ballot)
        • †Behaviour change (S&T Report)
        • Broadband (Communications Committee Report)
        • Budget statement
        • †Care Quality Commission (Registration and Membership) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 (SI 2012/1186)
        • †Chief Scientific Advisers (S&T Report)
        • Child development (Ballot)
        • Children: looked-after children
        • China: multilateral nuclear disarmament (Ballot)
        • Commonwealth and Commonwealth Charter
        • Constitutional settlement (Ballot)
        • *Court of Justice of the European Union
        • Credit Unions (Ballot)
        • †Criminal policy procedure (EUC Report)
        • *Data protection in the areas of police and criminal justice (EU Directive)
        • †Defence Capabilities (EUC Report)
        • *Development aid (EAC Report)
        • Disability Services
        • Disability Services (Ballot)
        • Economy: growth
        • *Economy: Growth
        • Education and training: people with hidden disabilities (Ballot)
        • Education: development of excellence
        • Education: early years
        • †Employment and Support Allowance (Sanctions) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 (SI 2012/2756)
        • English cathedrals (Ballot)
        • †Enhanced Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures Bill, Draft
        • *Euro Area Crisis (EUC Report)
        • European Banking Union (EUC Report)
        • European rail market (EUC Report)
        • European Union: Annual Growth Survey 2013
        • †European Union Committee: Report on 2010-12 (EUC Report)
        • European Union: drugs strategy (EUC Report)
        • †European Union: financial services (EUC Report)
        • *European Union: freshwater policy (EUC Report)
        • European Union: Prime Minister's speech
        • *European Union: recent developments
        • †Financial framework (EUC Reports)
        • †Financial transaction tax (EUC Report)
        • Food security policy (Ballot)
        • Foreign affairs: the United Kingdom's global role
        • Gender balance among non-executive directors (EUC Report)
        • †Government's new approach to consultation (SLSC Report)
        • †Health Research Authority (Amendment) Regulations 2012 (SI 2012/1108)
        • †Health Research Authority (Establishment and Constitution) Amendment Order 2012 (SI 2012/1109)
        • Higher education (EUC Report)
        • Higher Education: STEM subjects (S&T Report)
        • Horses: transportation
        • House of Lords: working practices
        • Housing: rented sector
        • †Intelligence and Security Committee: Annual Report 2011–12
        • International Women's Day
        • Israel: Arab citizens (Ballot)
        • Leveson Inquiry
        • Local Government: Finance Settlement
        • Media standards and media regulation
        • Middle East: recent developments
        • Millennium Development Goals (Ballot)
        • Minority ethnic and religious communities: cultural and economic contribution (Ballot)
        • †National Assembly for Wales
        • †National Curriculum, Draft
        • National Health Service: diabetic services
        • †National Health Service Trust Development Authority (Establishment and Constitution) Order 2012 (SI 2012/901)
        • †National Health Service Trust Development Authority Regulations 2012 (SI 2012/922)
        • Nuclear disarmament
        • †Nuclear Research and Development (S&T Report)
        • Older people: their place and contribution in society
        • Olympic and Paralympic Games 2012
        • *Olympic and Paralympic Games 2012
        • Olympic Games 2012: legacy
        • Parliamentary Boundary Commission: electoral administration
        • *Planning
        • †Plant Health (Forestry) (Amendment) Order 2012 (SI 2012/2707)
        • Police service: new governance structure
        • Procedure Committee
        • †Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the Fund for European Aid to the Most Deprived (EUC Report)
        • Schools: well-being and personal and social needs of children and young people
        • †Science and heritage (S&T Report)
        • Social care
        • †Somalia: Piracy (EUC Report)
        • †Statement of Changes in Immigration Rules (Cm 8423)
        • *Strengthened statutory procedures for the scrutiny of delegated legislation (DPRRC Report)
        • †Sudan and South Sudan (EUC Report)
        • Taxation: families
        • Ugandan Asians
        • UK: Border Agency (Ballot)
        • United Kingdom industry: international competitiveness
        • Visas: student visa policy
        • Voluntary sector and social enterprise
        • Wales: devolution (Ballot)
        • Youth unemployment
    •   II. Relating to delegated legislation
      •   See
        • Building Regulations &c. (Amendment) Regulations 2012
        • Care Quality Commission (Healthwatch England Committee) Regulations 2012 (SI 2012/1640)
        • Civil Legal Aid (Merits Criteria) Regulations 2012
        • Civil Legal Aid (Procedure) Regulations 2012
        • Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme 2012
        • Cumbria (Electoral Changes) Order 2012
        • Education (Exemption from School Inspection) (England) Regulations 2012 (SI 2012/1293)
        • Employment and Support Allowance (Sanctions) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 (SI 2012/2756)
        • Housing Benefit (Amendment) Regulations 2012
        • Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (Amendment of Schedule 1) Order 2012
        • Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (Amendment of Schedule 1) Order 2013
        • National Health Service (Clinical Commissioning Groups) Regulations 2012 (SI 2012/1631)
        • National Health Service (Procurement, Patient Choice and Competition) (No.2) Regulations 2013
        • NHS Bodies and Local Authorities (Partnership Arrangements, Care Trusts, Public Health and Local Healthwatch) Regulations 2012 (SI 2012/3094)
        • Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (Armed Forces) (Amendment) Order 2012 (SI 2012/2505)
        • Public Bodies (Abolition of the Railway Heritage Committee) Order 2013
        • Scotland Act 1998 (Modification of Schedule 5) Order 2013
        • Social Security (Personal Independence Payment) Regulations 2013
        • Statement of Changes in Immigration Rules (Cm 8423)
        • Statement of Changes in Immigration Rules (HC 194)
        • Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992 (Amendment) Order 2013
        • Universal Credit Regulations 2013
    •   III. Other
      •   See
        • Adoption, Committee on [Instruction to SC]
        • Banking Standards, Joint Committee on [Instruction to SC; motion to extend and carry over]
        • Business of the House [Motion to dispense with S.O. 30]
        • Court of Justice of the European Union [Motion to take note and approve]
        • Crime and Courts Bill [HL] [Motion to recommit to CWH]
        • Enhanced Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures Bill, Draft [Motion to extend]
        • European Union: United Kingdom Convergence Programme (Maastrict motion) [Motion to approve]
        • Financial Services Bill [Motion to split committal]
        • Freezing and confiscation of proceeds of crime (EUC Report) [Motion to agree]
        • Goceries Code Adjudicator Bill [HL] [Motion to discharge order of commitment]
        • House of Lords: membership [Motion for resolution]
        • Parliamentary Privilege, Joint Committee on [Motion to extend and carry over]
        • Partnerships (Prosecution) (Scotland) Bill [HL] [Motion to refer to SRC; motion to commit to SPBC]
        • Procedure Committee [Motion for resolution]
        • Public Service and Demographic Change Committee [Motion to extend]
        • Queen's Speech [Humble Address]
        • Subsidiarity Assessment: Gender balance among non-executive directors (EUC Report) [Reasoned opinion]
        • Subsidiarity assessment: regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the Fund for European Aid (EUC Report) [Reasoned opinion]
        • Trusts (Capital and Income) Bill [HL] [Motion to commit to SPBC]
    •   IV. Amendments to motions.
      •   See
        • Administration and Works Committee [Amdt to motion to agree report]
        • Civil Legal Aid (Merits Criteria) Regulations 2012 [Amdt to motion to approve]
        • Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme 2012 [Amdt to motion to approve]
        • Financial Services Bill [Amdt to motion to split committal]
        • House of Lords: membership [Amdt to motion for resolution]
        • Housing Benefit (Amendment) Regulations 2012 [Amdt to motion to approve]
        • Jobseekers (Back to Work Schemes) Bill [Amdt to motion for 2a]
        • Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (Amendment of Schedule 1) Order 2012 [Amdt to motion to approve]
        • Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (Amendment of Schedule 1) Order 2013 [Amdt to motion to approve]
        • Marine Navigation (No. 2) Bill [Amdt to motion to resolve into CWH]
        • Procedure Committee [Amdts to motions to agree]
        • Public Bodies (Abolition of the Railway Heritage Committee) Order 2013 [Amdt to motion to approve]
        • Queen's Speech [Amdt to Humble Address]
        • Scotland Act 1998 (Modification of Schedule 5) Order 2013 [Amdt to motion to approve]
        • Social Security (Personal Independence Payment) Regulations 2013 [Amdt to motion to approve]
        • Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992 (Amendment) Order 2013 [Amdt to motion to approve]
        • Universal Credit Regulations 2013 [Amdt to motion to approve]
  •   Museums and Galleries Act 1992