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Thursday, 5 February 2015
Nicholas, Lord Bishop of Leeds, was introduced and took the oath, supported by the Archbishop of York and the Bishop of Carlisle, and signed an undertaking to abide by the Code of Conduct.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what recent assessment they have made of the Russian armed forces.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they have taken to support women suffering from postnatal depression.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to promote housing development on brownfield land, rather than greenfield sites.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the National Gallery’s decision to privatise their visitor services.
Moved by Baroness Stowell of Beeston That Standing Order 46 (No two stages of a Bill to be taken on one day) be dispensed with on Wednesday 11 February to allow the Stamp Duty Land Tax Bill to...
My Lords, I have it in command from Her Majesty the Queen to acquaint the House that Her Majesty, having been informed of the purport of the Pension Schemes Bill, has consented to place her...
Clause 64: TV licensing: alternatives to criminal sanctions Amendment 27 Moved by Baroness Howe of Idlicote 27: Clause 64, page 57, line 43, at end insert— “(14) Any regulations...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to improve maternity care and to ensure that maternity staff are trained and developed to meet future needs.
Amendment 28 Moved by Lord Clement-Jones 28: After Clause 64, insert the following new Clause— “Copyright in broadcast (1) The Secretary of State may by regulations made by statutory...
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