Monday, 14 June 2004
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they have plans to increase their international aid budget.
asked Her Majesty's Government: On what basis they maintain that 60 per cent of the United Kingdom's trade and 3 million jobs depend on the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union.
asked Her Majesty's Government: What plans they have to encourage cross-Channel rail freight from 2005–06.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Why the online university UKeU is being dismantled.
My Lords, with permission, a Statement on the G8 Summit will be repeated this afternoon by my noble friend the Leader of the House at a convenient time after 4.30 p.m.
My Lords, I beg to move the Motion standing in my name on the Order Paper. Moved, That Standing Order 43 (Postponement and advancement of business) be dispensed with on Friday 25 June to allow...
My Lords, I beg to move the Motion standing in my name on the Order Paper. Moved, That it be an instruction to the Grand Committee to which the Armed Forces (Pensions and Compensation) Bill has...
Read a second time, and committed to an Unopposed Bill Committee.
My Lords, I beg to move that the Bill be now further considered on Report. Moved, That the Bill be further considered on Report.—(Baroness Ashton of Upholland.)
My Lords, with the leave of the House, I shall now repeat a Statement made in another place by my right honourable friend the Prime Minister. The Statement is as follows: "With permission, Mr...
Further consideration of amendments on Report resumed. Schedule 5 [The Director of Fair Access to Higher Education: supplementary provisions]:
rose to ask Her Majesty's Government what action they propose to take following the independent review of government communications. My Lords, I ought to declare an interest as for a number of...
Further consideration of amendments on Report resumed on Clause 31.
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