Thursday, 17 January 2002
asked Her Majesty's Government: What is their response to the situation in Sudan.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they consider that motorists should be subject to random police speed checks.
asked Her Majesty's Government: How they respond to the increased deaths and £500 million costs highlighted in the Audit Commission's report A Spoonful of Sugar.
asked Her Majesty's Government: When and how they intend to address the increasing levels of lawlessness in Northern Ireland.
My Lords, it may be for the convenience of the House to know that the usual channels have come to an agreement about forthcoming recess dates. I am sure noble Lords will be glad to hear that I am...
Report received. Clause 1 [Incorporation of provisions of the Treaty of Nice]:
rose to move, That the draft deregulation order laid before the House on 29th November be approved [8th Report from the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee].
rose to move, That the draft regulations laid before the House on 19th December 2001 be approved [15th Report from the Joint Committee].
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And sometimes to shout at each other.