Monday, 9 October 2000
asked Her Majesty's Government: What has been the cost to the taxpayer of the provision of personal protection to Mr Salman Rushdie.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they have adopted or will adopt one or more of the Ten Ways to a Culture of Peace recommended by Labour Action for Peace.
asked Her Majesty's Government: What is the value of euro reserves purchased by the Bank of England from both sale of gold reserves and other market intervention since the euro was launched, and...
asked Her Majesty's Government: What assessment they have made of the recent statement by the Food Standards Agency about organically grown food.
My Lords, on behalf of my noble friend Lady Hayman, I beg to move the Motion standing in her name on the Order Paper. Moved, That the order of commitment of 19th July be discharged and that the...
My Lords, I beg to move that the House do now again resolve itself into Committee on this Bill. Moved, That the House do now again resolve itself into Committee.--(Lord Whitty.)
rose to ask Her Majesty's Government whether they propose to establish a specialist environmental court for England and Wales. My Lords, I rise to speak to the Question to Her Majesty's...
House again in Committee. Clause 48 [Restricted byways: power to amend existing legislation]:
Debates in the House of Lords are an opportunity for Peers from all parties (and crossbench peers, and Bishops) to scrutinise government legislation and raise important local, national or topical issues.
And sometimes to shout at each other.