Monday, 1 March 2010
To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the latest quarterly figure for total unemployment in the United Kingdom; and what is the latest monthly total number of claimants of unemployment benefit.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what action they plan to take to deal with unsolicited computer-generated telephone calls offering to resolve any and all debt and financial problems.
To ask Her Majesty's Government how many Sure Start programmes were set up during the past year; and how they will be evaluated.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what consultations they have held about declaring 1 March, St David's Day, an official Bank Holiday in Wales.
Bill passed and sent to the Commons.
Main Bill Page Copy of the Bill Explanatory Bill Amendments
Clause 1 : Free provision of personal care at home Amendment 21 Moved by Earl Howe 21: Clause 1, page 1, line 22, at end insert- "( ) make provision for those persons eligible for, or in receipt...
The Bill was read a first time and ordered to be printed.
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Clause 1 : General Duties of OFCOM Amendment 1 Moved by Lord De Mauley 1: Clause 1, page 1, leave out lines 8 and 9
Copy of the Regulations 4th Report from the JCSI 5th Report from the MC
Moved By Lord McKenzie of Luton That the draft regulations laid before the House on 15 December 2009 be approved. Relevant documents: 4th Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments...
Amendment 17 Moved by Lord Whitty 17: Before Clause 4, insert the following new Clause- "Objective of sections 4 to 16 The objective of the measures in sections 4 to 16 is to move to a lawful...
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