Friday, 5 March 2004
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 Executive Powers and Civil Service Bill, has consented...
Report received. Clause 1 [Amendment of procedure for dealing with applications for harbour orders]:
My Lords, I beg to move that the House do now resolve itself into Committee on this Bill. Moved, That the House do now resolve itself into Committee.—(Lord Beaumont of Whitley.)
rose to move, That the order laid before the House on 20 January be approved [8th Report from the Joint Committee].
rose to move, That the draft order laid before the House on 26 January be approved [7th Report from the Joint Committee].
rose to ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will consider the case for tighter regulations relating to the free treatment on the National Health Service of overseas visitors. My Lords, the...
The order made on 3 March relating to the commitment of the Bill to an Unopposed Bill Committee was vacated and the Bill referred to the Examiners. House adjourned at twelve minutes past four...
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.