Thursday, 5 February 2009
To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to the new United States Administration on future policy towards Iran.
To ask Her Majesty's Government how they will help home owners and people who need a home in the current economic situation.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the robustness and security of lines of communication and supply to British forces in Afghanistan.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their response to the report by the Consultative Group on the Past in Northern Ireland.
My Lords, with the leave of the House, my noble friend Lord Malloch-Brown will repeat a Statement made in the other place about Mr Binyam Mohamed. The Statement will be repeated after the debate...
Moved By Baroness Royall of Blaisdon That the debates on the Motions in the names of Lord Eatwell and Baroness Gale set down for today shall each be limited to 2½ hours. Motion agreed.
Moved By Lord Eatwell To call attention to the Government's plans to counter the social and economic impact of the current financial situation; and to move for Papers.
My Lords, with your permission, I shall now repeat a Statement on Binyam Mohamed made in another place by my right honourable friend the Foreign Secretary. The Statement is as follows: "With your...
Moved By Baroness Gale To call attention to measures to tackle violence against women and children; and to move for Papers.
Tabled By Lord Morris of Manchester To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have now made of the findings, published on 17 November 2008, of the Congressionally-mandated United...
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