Tuesday, 8 September 2015
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they intend to take as a result of the closure of Kids Company.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government when they will publish the changes they are seeking to the United Kingdom’s relationship with the European Union.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to reverse the decline in the number of part-time and mature students at higher education institutions.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to tackle the refugee crisis affecting Europe.
The Bill was read a first time and ordered to be printed.
My Lords, with the leave of the House, I will now repeat a Statement by my right honourable friend the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland in the other place. “Over recent days I have...
Moved by Lord Best To move that this House takes note of the Report of the Communications Committee on Women in news and current affairs broadcasting (2nd Report, Session 2014-15, HL Paper 91).
Moved by Baroness O'Cathain To move that this House takes note of the Report of the European Union Committee on Civilian Use of Drones in the EU (7th Report, Session 2014–15, HL Paper 122).
Moved by Lord O’Neill of Gatley To move that this House takes note of Her Majesty’s Government’s plans to boost productivity in the United Kingdom.
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