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Thursday, 20 June 2013
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the report Deeds or Words? by the End Violence Against Women coalition.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they are taking with other European Union member states to tackle youth unemployment.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the political situation in Turkey.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what are the implications of the most recently announced redundancies in the British Army for the United Kingdom’s defence capabilities.
My Lords, with the leave of the House, I shall now repeat a Statement made in another place yesterday by my right honourable friend the Secretary of State for Health on Morecambe Bay Hospitals....
Moved By Baroness Brinton That this House takes note of the level of education support and mental health provision available to children who are severely bullied at school.
My Lords, as Government Chief Whip, it falls to me to apologise to the House on behalf of the Government Whips team. In trying to assist Back-Benchers who were about to take part in this debate...
Moved by Lord Lester of Herne Hill That this House takes note of the report of the Commission on a British Bill of Rights.
Moved By Earl Howe That the draft order laid before the House on 22 April be approved. Relevant document: 1st Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.
Moved By Baroness Randerson That the order laid before the House on 14 May be approved. Relevant document: 1st Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the alternatives to the payday lending industry available to consumers.
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.