Thursday, 18 November 2010
To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they have reviewed the process of issuing visas for Iraqi nationals and the location where they are issued.
To ask Her Majesty's Government how they will implement their commitment to introduce lorry road-user charging.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of a possible defence pact between the European Union and Russia.
To ask Her Majesty's Government how they plan to promote democracy and human rights in Burma, following the release of Aung San Suu Kyi.
My Lords, after the debate in the name of my noble friend Lord Maclennan of Rogart, my noble friend Lady Verma will repeat as a Statement an Urgent Question on the socioeconomic equality duty.
Moved by Lord Strathclyde That the debate on the Motion in the name of Lord Greaves set down for today shall be limited to one and three quarter hours and that in the name of Lord Maclennan of...
Moved by Lord Greaves To call attention to proposals for reform of the Common Agricultural Policy; and to move for papers.
Moved By Lord Maclennan of Rogart To call attention to the role of active citizenship in society; and to move for papers.
My Lords, with the permission of the House, I would like to repeat a Statement made in another place by my honourable friend the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Equalities and Criminal...
Moved By Lord Howell of Guildford That this House takes note of the work of the Council of Europe.
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.