Thursday, 19 July 2012
To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of reports that mutineers in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo have received assistance from foreign military...
To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to promote changing the roles and skills mix of health workers in the National Health Service to improve access and quality, and reduce...
To ask Her Majesty's Government what are the next actions they plan to take in support of the continuing development of credit unions.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have received about the case for flexibility in police working conditions and practices.
Moved by Lord Henley That the draft regulations be referred to a Grand Committee.
While the Leader of the House is here, I feel that I should bring to the attention of the House a very serious matter that has arisen. At Question Time yesterday, I asked a question of the...
Moved by Baroness Randerson That this House takes note of the progress being made by the Commission on Devolution in Wales chaired by Paul Silk.
Moved by Lord Avebury That this House takes note of the role and performance of the UK Border Agency.
Moved by Lord Hannay of Chiswick That this House takes note of the Report of the European Union Committee on The EU Drugs Strategy (26th Report, Session 2010-12, HL Paper 270).
My Lords, the previous item of business took longer than was originally anticipated, and we have now reached our usual rising time for Thursday. The Question for Short Debate from the noble Lord,...
Tabled by Lord Bach To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their policy towards the future funding and future expansion of the British Council.
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.