Wednesday, 27 February 2013
To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the role of rating agencies and the impact of any downgrade of the United Kingdom's rating.
To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they propose to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Dr David Livingstone.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to amend the Freedom of Information Act 2000.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what proportion of the overseas aid budget is being earmarked for peacekeeping in areas of conflict.
Moved By The Chairman of Committees That, in accordance with Private Business Standing Order 69 (Appointment of Examiners of Private Bills), Ms Christine Salmon Percival and Mr Peter Milledge be...
Moved By The Chairman of Committees That the 4th Report from the Select Committee (HL Paper 117) be agreed to. Motion agreed.
Partnerships (Prosecution) (Scotland) Bill [HL]
Bill passed and sent to the Commons.
Moved By Viscount Montgomery of Alamein That the order of commitment be discharged.
Growth and Infrastructure Bill
Relevant documents: 11th and 15th Reports from the Delegated Powers Committee.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their response to the report of the Independent Panel on Forestry, published on 4 July 2012.
The Bill was returned from the Commons with amendments. House adjourned at 9.03 pm.
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.