Monday, 14 October 2013
Steven John Lindsey, Lord Bishop of Sheffield, was introduced and took the oath, supported by the Bishop of Leicester and the Bishop of Wakefield, and signed an undertaking to abide by the Code...
Nicholas Henry Bourne, Esquire, having been created Baron Bourne of Aberystwyth, of Aberystwyth in the County of Ceredigion, and of Wethersfield in the County of Essex, was introduced and took...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have had with the major supermarkets on delivering simple and clear pricing for consumers.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government when the Chancellor of the Exchequer last met the Governor of the Bank of England in his capacity as chairman of the Monetary Policy Committee, and what they...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have had with the Church of England about the procedure for the appointment of bishops in the Church of England.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps are taken by the Ministry of Defence to retrain and rehome dogs when their period of duty in the military at home or abroad is complete; and what...
Moved by Lord McNally To move that the Bill be referred to a Second Reading Committee. Motion agreed.
Care Bill [HL]
Clause 9: Assessment of an adult’s needs for care and support Amendment 32 Moved by Earl Howe 32: Clause 9, page 8, line 27, leave out paragraph (d)
European Union (Approvals) Bill [HL]
Clauses 1 and 2 agreed. Bill reported without amendment. House resumed. House adjourned at 8.09 pm.
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And sometimes to shout at each other.