Tuesday, 6 January 2004
asked Her Majesty's Government: What is their strategy to prevent the import of species which are known to carry sudden oak death fungus.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether, to assist in meeting their Kyoto undertakings, they will relieve nuclear power stations from payment of the climate change levy.
asked the Chairman of Committees: Whether there is any common area within the Palace of Westminster where Members of both Houses may meet socially on an equal basis.
asked Her Majesty's Government: What plans they have for amending the Barnett formula in respect of public expenditure in Scotland and in Wales.
asked Her Majesty's Government: What representations they have received from representative bodies within the police service for the more general arming of police officers.
My Lords, I am told that I can delight your Lordships further by now repeating a Statement made in the other place. The Statement is as follows: "Mr Speaker, with permission, I wish to make a...
My Lords, I beg to move that this Bill be now read a second time. The Bill is part of a step change in the Government's policies for building successful, thriving and inclusive communities in all...
My Lords, I understand that no amendments have been set down to this Bill and that no noble Lord has indicated a wish to move a manuscript amendment or to speak in Committee. Therefore, unless...
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