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Thursday, 23 October 2014
The Honourable Caroline Elizabeth Chisholm, having been created Baroness Chisholm of Owlpen, of Owlpen in the County of Gloucestershire, was introduced and took the oath, supported by Lord King...
Paul James Scriven, Esquire, having been created Baron Scriven, of Hunters Bar in the City of Sheffield, was introduced and made the solemn affirmation, supported by Lord Wallace of Saltaire and...
The following Measure was given Royal Assent: Bishops and Priests (Consecration and Ordination of Women) Measure.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have any plans to legislate that cyclists must wear helmets.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what measures they are taking to tackle under-employment and to help those working part-time who want a full-time job.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the prospects for the free trade agreement between the United States and the European Union.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the potential to mobilise NATO resources against the Ebola epidemic.
My Lords, I shall now repeat in the form of a Statement the Answer given by my right honourable friend the Secretary of State for Health to an Urgent Question earlier this morning in another...
Moved by Baroness Stowell of Beeston That the debates on the Motions in the names of Lord O’Neill of Clackmannan and Lord Monks set down for today shall each be limited to two and a half...
Moved by Lord O’Neill of Clackmannan That this House takes note of the contribution of the construction industry to the United Kingdom economy, with particular reference to housing.
Moved by Lord Monks That this House takes note of the case for improved alternatives for young people not attending university.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they are taking to support economic and social development in Malawi.
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.