Wednesday, 28 March 2007
asked Her Majesty's Government: What are the principal avoidable causes of delay to the commuter rail system during the autumn.
asked Her Majesty's Government: What recent progress they have made with their exit strategy for British Armed Forces in Iraq.
asked Her Majesty's Government: When they intend to implement the recommendations of the Affordable Rural Housing Commission.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they support the imposition of separate or additional charges or taxes for the collection of domestic refuse.
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...
My Lords, I beg leave to repeat a Statement made by my right honourable friend the Foreign Secretary, Margaret Beckett, in another place. The Statement is as follows: "I should like to make a...
My Lords, just before we come to the Gambling (Geographical Distribution of Casino Premises Licences) Order 2007, I shall say a word about the order of speaking, which might be helpful. As the...
rose to move, That the draft order laid before the House on 1 March be approved.
My Lords, I beg to move that this Bill be now read a second time. In 2000, the Government restored democratic, citywide government to London. They established the Greater London Authority with a...
rose to move, That the draft regulations laid before the House on 8 February be approved.
My Lords, I beg to move the second Motion standing in my name on the Order Paper.
My Lords, I beg to move the third Motion standing in my name on the Order Paper.
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