Thursday, 19 January 2012
To ask Her Majesty's Government what were the estimated costs of implementing the Health and Social Care Bill when it was originally introduced to the House of Commons one year ago, and whether...
To ask Her Majesty's Government when the outcome of the cross-Whitehall consultation commissioned by the Home Secretary on the Council of Europe convention on preventing and combating violence...
To ask Her Majesty's Government what information they have about the likelihood of other European Union member states complying with the forthcoming European Union ban on sow stalls.
My Lords, this year, 2012, marks the happy occasion of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. My right honourable friend the Leader of the House of Commons and I are today able to announce that an early...
Moved by Lord Strathclyde That the debates on the Motions in the names of Lord Stoneham of Droxford and Lord Storey set down for today shall each be limited to two and a half hours. Motion agreed.
Laying the Foundations: A Housing Strategy for England
Moved by Lord Stoneham of Droxford That this House takes note of Laying the Foundations: A Housing Strategy for England.
Moved by Lord Storey That this House takes note of the case for developing the growth of the United Kingdom's major cities.
The EU Internal Security Strategy
Moved by Lord Hannay of Chiswick That this House takes note of the report of the European Union Committee, The EU Internal Security Strategy (17th Report, HL Paper 149).
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.