Thursday, 24 March 2011
To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the role that learning English as a foreign language plays in the integration of people from different backgrounds.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their latest estimate of the cost of the reorganisation of the National Health Service and what proportion of that is due to redundancy and early retirement.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what means exist for them to challenge judgments of the European Court of Human Rights which have overruled decisions of the United Kingdom Supreme Court in ways...
To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have received asking them to help stop human trafficking by opting in to the European Union Directive.
Moved By Lord Strathclyde That the debate on the motion in the name of Lord Lawson of Blaby set down for today shall be limited to four-and-a-half hours. Motion agreed.
Moved By The Chairman of Committees That Baroness Berridge be appointed a member of the Joint Committee in place of Lord Campbell of Alloway, resigned. Motion agreed.
Moved by Lord Lawson of Blaby To call attention to government policies to promote enterprise, growth and the fundamental rebalancing of the economy; and to move for papers.
Adapting to climate change: EU agriculture and forestry
Moved By Baroness Sharp of Guildford To move that this House takes note of the Report of the European Union Committee on Adapting to climate change: EU agriculture and forestry (8th Report,...
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