Monday, 14 November 2011
To ask Her Majesty's Government how many Sure Start centres have been closed since the Coalition came into power; and how many have had their funding cut in real terms.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what measures are being taken to assist families in the United Kingdom to cope with increasing food prices.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the effectiveness of the cancer drug fund.
To ask Her Majesty's Government, in the light of the recent News Corporation bid for full ownership of BSkyB, what assessment they have made of the legislation relevant to the bid; and what...
Moved By Lord Sassoon To move that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 11 October be approved. Relevant documents: 29th Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments,...
Main Bill page 19th Report from the Delegated Powers Committee 18th Report from the Constitution Committee
Relevant document: 19th Report from the Delegated Powers Committee, 18th Report from the Constitution Committee. Moved by Earl Howe That the House do now resolve itself into Committee.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the impact Council Directive 1999/74/EC will have on the competitiveness of the United Kingdom egg industry from 1 January 2012.
Amendment 51 Moved by Lord Patel 51: Clause 6, page 3, line 38, at end insert- "(c) must exercise its functions by overseeing sub-national clinical senates and networks"
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