Thursday, 15 July 2004
asked the Chairman of Committees: Which body was responsible for approving the erection and design of the ticket booth on College Green.
asked Her Majesty's Government: What are their plans to encourage Russia and the United States to ratify the Kyoto Protocol.
asked Her Majesty's Government: What progress they are making in reducing hospital-acquired infections.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will consult Parliament and the public before reaching a decision on whether to accept the First Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on...
My Lords, on behalf of my noble friend Lord Sainsbury of Turville, I beg to move that the Commons amendments be now considered.—(Lord Whitty.)
:TITLE3:COMMONS AMENDMENTS 1 Clause 1, Leave out Clause 1 2 Clause 2, Leave out Clause 2 3 Clause 3, Leave out Clause 3
Read a third time. Clause 2 [General function]:
rose to move, That the draft regulations laid before the House on 2 July be approved [24th Report from the Joint Committee].
Bill returned from the Commons with certain Lords amendments disagreed to with reasons for such disagreement; with a further Lords amendment disagreed to but with amendments proposed to the words...
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.