House of Lords debates

Wednesday, 5 February 2003

  • The Lord Bishop of Newcastle

    John Martin, Lord Bishop of Newcastle—Was (in the usual manner) introduced between the Lord Bishop of London and the Lord Bishop of St. Albans.

  • Supermarkets: Competition

    10 speeches

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they have taken sufficient action to protect both consumer and supplier interests, given the further likely consolidation of the supermarket sector.

  • Medical Reservists: NHS Responsibilities

    10 speeches

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What career protection they will provide for general medical practitioners, hospital doctors and consultants called up as reservists for the Defence Medical...

  • Norwich Prison

    18 speeches

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is their response to the Chief Inspector's report on Norwich prison, published in January.

  • Inland Revenue

    20 speeches

    My Lords, I beg leave to ask the Question on the Order Paper standing in the name of my noble friend Lady Wilcox. The Question was as follows: To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they agree...

  • Traffic Lights in London

    16 speeches

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What percentage of the cost of installing extra traffic lights in London in the last 12 months has been met from central government funds; and what percentage has...

  • Business of the House: Debates this Day

    1 speech

    My Lords, I beg to move the Motion standing in my name on the Order Paper. Moved, That the debates on the Motions in the names of the Lord Hanningfield and the Lord Lamont of Lerwick set down for...

  • Business

    1 speech

    My Lords, with the leave of the House, immediately following this business statement, my noble friend Lord Bassam of Brighton will repeat a Statement which is being made in another place on...

  • Sustainable Communities

    18 speeches

    My Lords, with the leave of the House, I shall repeat a Statement made in another place by my right honourable friend the Deputy Prime Minister. The Statement is as follows: "Last July I made a...

  • Local Government

    18 speeches

    rose to call attention to the effects of government policy on local government; and to move for Papers. My Lords, I am pleased to sponsor this debate and to see that the right reverend Prelate...

  • University Teachers: Pay

    23 speeches

    rose to call attention to the levels of pay of university teachers; and to move for Papers. My Lords, I am grateful for this opportunity to open a debate on the extremely important subject of...

  • Attention Deficit Disorders

    9 speeches

    rose to ask Her Majesty's Government what plans exist to reduce the impact of attention deficit disorder, attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder, and hypoglycaemia on social behaviour and...

What is this?

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.

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