UK House of Commons

Life of a Standing Order

Date Change Text
25 June 1852 Made

That, unless The House shall otherwise direct, all Orders of the Day set down in the Order Book for Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, shall be disposed of before The House will proceed upon any Motions of which Notices shall have been given.

02 August 1860 Amended

That, unless The House shall otherwise direct, all Orders of the Day set down in the Order Book for Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, shall be disposed of before The House will proceed upon any Motions of which Notices shall have been given.

03 May 1861 Amended

That, unless The House shall otherwise direct, all Orders of the Day set down in the Order Book for Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, shall be disposed of before The House will proceed upon any Motions of which Notices shall have been given, the right being reserved to Her Majesty's Ministers of placing Government Orders at the head of the list on every Order Day, except Wednesday.

07 March 1888 Amended

That, unless The House shall otherwise direct, all Orders of the Day set down in the Order Book for Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, shall be disposed of before The House will proceed upon any Motions of which Notices shall have been given, the right being reserved to Her Majesty's Ministers of placing Government business, whether Orders or Motions, at the head of the list on every Order Day, except Wednesday.

01 December 1902 Repealed Article repealed