Wednesday, 10 October 2007
asked Her Majesty's Government: What discussions Ministers have had with the Governor of the Bank of England on the issue of sub-prime lending.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will make it compulsory for broadcasting organisations to state briefly, in their main news bulletins, the forthcoming days' debates in both Houses of...
asked Her Majesty's Government: What steps they are taking to protect British interests in Zimbabwe against forcible seizure by the Government of Zimbabwe of 51 per cent of the assets of companies.
asked Her Majesty's Government: What plans they have for reforming inheritance tax and simplifying capital taxation.
My Lords, I beg to move that the Bill be now further considered on Report.
asked Her Majesty's Government what are the principal challenges facing the National Health Service in London. My Lords, in asking my Question, I take particular pleasure in welcoming the noble...
Consideration of amendments on Report resumed. Clause 83 [Extension of power to certain parish councils]:
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.