Wednesday, 16 July 2014
To ask Her Majesty’s Government, in relation to the next census due to take place in 2021, whether they have now rejected the possibility of replacing the traditional census format.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government when they expect the National Crime Agency to be fully operational in Northern Ireland.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the formation of a Palestinian Government of unity with the prospect of elections in 2014.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what recent assessment they have made of the value for money achieved from the sale of Royal Mail.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the Leader of the House will be attending Friday’s Cabinet meeting as a full member of the Cabinet.
A Bill to make provision for ending the liability of lay rectors for the repair of chancels. The Bill was introduced by Lord Avebury, read a first time and ordered to be printed.
Moved by The Chairman of Committees That Baroness Stowell of Beeston be appointed a member of the following Committees, in the place of Lord Hill of Oareford: House, Liaison, Privileges and...
Supply and Appropriation (Main Estimates) Bill
Moved by Lord Newby That the Bill be read a second time. Bill read a second time. Committee negatived. Standing Order 46 having been dispensed with, the Bill was read a third time and passed.
The Bill was brought from the Commons and read a first time. Standing Order 46 was dispensed with.
Moved by Lord Taylor of Holbeach That the Bill be read Second Time.
Moved by Lord Deighton That the Bill be read a second time.
The Draft Finance Bill 2014
Moved by Lord MacGregor of Pulham Market That this House takes note of the Report of the Economic Affairs Committee on The Draft Finance Bill 2014 (2nd Report, Session 2013–14, HL Paper...
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