Tuesday, 11 March 2003
asked Her Majesty's Government: What role they see for parish councils in the future.
asked Her Majesty's Government: How effective present legislation is in restraining excessive increases in payments made to company chairmen and chief executives.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether the views expressed by Mr Michael Meacher MP published in the magazine The Ecologist on 17th February represent the policy of the Government.
asked Her Majesty's Government: How many hospital patients have (a) become seriously ill or (b) died as a result of methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in hospitals in each of the...
asked Her Majesty's Government: What matters were discussed between the Baroness Amos and the leaders of Angola, Cameroon and Guinea during her recent visit to those countries.
My Lords, I have it in command from Her Majesty the Queen to acquaint the House that Her Majesty, having been informed of the purport of the Licensing Bill, has consented to place her prerogative...
Brought from the Commons; read a first time, and to be printed.
rose to move, That the draft order laid before the House on 23rd January be approved [9th Report from the Joint Committee].
rose to move, That the order laid before the House on 27th February be approved [12th Report from the Joint Committee].
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.