Wednesday, 26 November 2014
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they are taking to address the United Kingdom gender gap, in the light of the World Economic Forum Global Gender Gap Report 2014.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to improve mental health services for infants, children and young people in local authority care, and for care leavers.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the current levels of income and wealth inequality in the United Kingdom.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the survey findings reported by Resolution on the adverse effects of divorce on children.
The Bill was brought from the Commons, read a first time and ordered to be printed.
Amendment 47 Moved by The Lord Bishop of Birmingham 47: After Clause 86, insert the following new Clause— “High-cost short-term consumer credit market regulations (1) Within six...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they are taking to preserve the Houses of Parliament as part of a World Heritage Site.
Amendment 50F Moved by Baroness Howe of Idlicote 50F: After Clause 86, insert the following new Clause— “Direction by Gambling Commission to block financial transactions of person or...
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