Monday, 19 May 2008
My Lords, I regret that I have to inform the House of the death of Lord Blease on 16 May. On behalf of the House, I extend our condolences to his family and friends.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they have recently reviewed the extent to which offshore financial centres under United Kingdom sovereignty provide more benefits than costs to the British...
asked Her Majesty's Government: What progress they have made on the development of polyclinics.
asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will introduce measures to allow electric personal assistive mobility devices to be used on roads.
asked Her Majesty's Government: What their response is to the CBI/Edexcel education and skills survey 2008, Taking Stock, which reports employers' concerns at deficiencies throughout the...
Brought from the Commons; read a first time, and ordered to be printed.
My Lords, I understand that no amendments have been set down to this Bill and that no noble Lords have indicated a wish to move a manuscript amendment or to speak in Committee. Therefore, unless...
Report received. Clause 3 [Non-compliance with statutory Codes of Practice]:
I beg to move that the House do now again resolve itself into Committee on this Bill.
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