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Wednesday, 4 February 2015
My Lords, I regret to inform the House of the death of the noble Baroness, Lady Platt of Writtle, on 1 February. On behalf of the House, I extend our condolences to the noble Baroness’s...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to understand the causes of autism spectrum disorders and speed up diagnosis.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to support National Voter Registration Day.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what recent progress they have made on tackling Ebola in West Africa.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the rejection by National Health Service Trusts of the financial tariff proposals drawn up by Monitor for 2015–16.
Moved by Lord Faulks That the draft regulations and order laid before the House on 8, 11 and 17 December 2014 be approved. Relevant document: 17th Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory...
My Lords, with the leave of the House I will repeat a Statement made by my right honourable friend the Home Secretary in the House of Commons earlier this afternoon. The Statement is as follows:...
Clause 25: General duty on specified authorities Amendment 13A Moved by Baroness Hamwee 13A: Clause 25, page 17, line 17, leave out “due”
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what are the results of the review into the setting of universal credit conditionality when children are in distress.
Clause 28: Power to issue guidance Amendment 14B Moved by Lord Phillips of Sudbury 14B: Clause 28, page 18, line 39, at end insert— “( ) The Secretary of State shall not issue...
The Bill was returned from the Commons agreed to.
The Bill was returned from the Commons with the Lords amendments agreed to. House adjourned at 11.43 pm.
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