Thursday, 10 January 2002
asked Her Majesty's Government: How they respond to the European Commission's internal market scoreboard about the extent and complication of business regulation in the United Kingdom.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether devolved administrations are free to make their own decisions within their competences without intervention from central government.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether the time is right for a review of the Church of England's exemption from the Sex Discrimination Act 1975.
asked Her Majesty's Government: What discussions they are holding with manufacturers and operators to identify measures to nullify and counter the upsurge in crime related to mobile phones.
Debate resumed on the Motion moved on Wednesday by the Lord Chancellor that this House takes note of the White Paper The House of Lords: Completing the Reform (Cm 5291).
Presented and read a first time. House adjourned at thirteen minutes past midnight.
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.