Wednesday, 4 February 2004
asked Her Majesty's Government: What was the largest amount of illegal meat seized in the United Kingdom at any one time in the year 2003; and what prosecutions followed.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will review the relative powers of the House of Commons and the House of Lords in relation to legislation.
asked Her Majesty's Government: When they intend to conduct a full, independent and open review of the medicines regulatory system.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they plan to review the Anti-terrorism, Crime and Security Act 2001.
asked Her Majesty's Government: What further steps can be taken by the United Nations Security Council to persuade Ethiopia to accept the ruling of the Eritrea-Ethiopia Border Commission to which...
Brought from the Commons; read a first time, and ordered to be printed.
My Lords, before the debate begins, perhaps I may say a few words about speaking times. As noble Lords know, we have a target finishing time of 10 p.m. We can meet that if speeches are limited to...
rose to move, That this House takes note of the report of the inquiry by the Lord Hutton into the circumstances surrounding the death of Dr David Kelly.
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.