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Thursday, 7 November 2013
Sir Anthony Paul Bamford, Knight, having been created Baron Bamford, of Daylesford in the County of Gloucestershire and of Wootton in the County of Staffordshire,was introduced and took the oath,...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what progress is being made in producing the necessary regulations to implement the access to redress schemes for owners of leaseholder properties...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they intend to appoint a scientist to the Professional Standards Authority.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to ensure that people with mental health problems get the help they need to meet the cost of living.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the report Tackling Female Genital Mutilation in the UK by the Royal College of Nursing.
Moved by Lord Hill of Oareford That Standing Order 46 (No two stages of a Bill to be taken on one day) be dispensed with on Tuesday 19 November to allow the High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill to...
Moved by Lord Hill of Oareford That the debate on the motion in the name of Lord Dobbs set down for today shall be limited to 3 hours and that in the name of Lord Faulks to 2 hours. Motion agreed.
Moved by Lord Dobbs To move that this House takes note of the recent developments in the relationship between the United Kingdom and China.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to review the supervision of the security services.
Moved by Lord Faulks To move that this House takes note of the case for protecting the armed forces from vulnerability to legal challenge.
To ask the Chairman of Committees what plans the House of Lords has to celebrate the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta.
The Bill was reported from the Unopposed Bill Committee with amendments. House adjourned at 7.08 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.