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Guillotined Measures

Volume 130: debated on Thursday 31 March 1988

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To ask the Lord President of the Council whether he will list the Bills guillotined since 1979; at what stage each Bill was guillotined; for how many hours such Bills had been debated (a) on Second Reading and (b) in Committee; and how many hours were subsequently allowed for each of the remaining stages.

Bills guillotined in standing committee

Bills guillotined in committee of whole House

Session/Bill

Hours for 2nd Reading

Hours in committee before guillotine

Hours in committee after guillotine

Hours in committee before guillotine

Hours in committee after guillotine

Time allotted for report and 3rd Reading

Number of hours allotted for Lords Amendments1

Transport680161 day until
Telecommunications6110391 day until midnight
Housing and Building Control690181 day until 1 am
1983–84
Telecommunications680261 day until midnight
Rates780291 day until midnight
Rating and Valuation (Amendment) (Scotland)682181 day until midnight
1984–85
Local Government1586591 day until midnight and 1 day until 10 pm1 day until midnight
Transport576531 day until midnight and 1 day until 10 pm1 day until 11 pm
1985–86
Gas775391 day until midnight and 1/2 day until 7pm2 hours
Social Security5100411 day until midnight and 1 day until 10 pm4 hours
European Communities (Amendment)31841 hour
1986–87
Abolition of Domestic Rates Etc (Scotland)6101181 day until midnight and 1 day until 10 pm3 hours
Local Government Finance61561 day until midnight
1987–88
Education Reform788754 days until 10 pm
Local Government Finance1272644 days2, last day until 10 pm
Social Security376
[Hours rounded to nearest whole.]

1 Including debate on supplementary order.

2 To be confirmed.

3 Allocation of time moved on Lords Amendments.