Thursday, 10 March 2011
The right honourable David John Maclean, having been created Baron Blencathra, of Penrith in the County of Cumbria, was introduced and took the oath, supported by Lord Waddington and Lord Howard...
To ask Her Majesty's Government what impact changes to the disability living allowance will have on people with autism.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to review current policies on prostitution.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their response to the report of the Community Security Trust recording the second highest annual total of anti-Semitic incidents in 2010.
To ask Her Majesty's Government whether any payments which could constitute bribes within the meaning of the Bribery Act 2010 have been paid from public funds to Libyan employees or officials in...
Moved by Lord Strathclyde That the draft regulations, orders and code of recommended practice be referred to a Grand Committee. Motions agreed.
Moved by Lord Wallace of Tankerness That it be an instruction to the Committee of the Whole House to which the Fixed-term Parliaments Bill has been committed that they consider the Bill in the...
Use of Electronic Devices: Report
Moved by The Chairman of Committees That the Report from the Select Committee on the use of electronic devices in the House (First Report, HL Paper 92) be agreed to.
Moved By Baroness Hooper To call attention to recent developments in the British Overseas Territories; and to move for papers.
Moved By Lord Avebury To call attention to the situation in Zimbabwe; and to move for Papers.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the points-based visa system introduced in November 2008 as it affects non-European Union artists, performers, academics and...
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.