Wednesday, 20 January 2016
My Lords, I regret to inform the House of the death of the noble Lord, Lord Weidenfeld. On behalf of the House, I extend our condolences to the noble Lord’s family and friends.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government how they intend further to incorporate preventive medicine into the National Health Service.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the effect of the underoccupancy charge on the health and well-being of those subject to it.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessments they have made of the range of potential flows of refugees from Syria, under different scenarios for the future of that country; and of the...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what funding they intend to make available to Cumbria and other areas in the north of England to restore infrastructure damaged during the recent floods.
Moved by Baroness Smith of Basildon That it is desirable that a Select Committee be appointed to consider the impact of Clauses 10 and 11 of the Trade Union Bill in relation to the Committee on...
Relevant documents: 7th Report from the Constitution Committee, 17th and 18th Reports from the Delegated Powers Committee Amendment 73 Moved by Lord Bates 73: Before Schedule 1, insert the...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the factors contributing to cancer survival rates in the United Kingdom.
Clause 13: Offence of leasing premises Amendment 148 Moved by Baroness Hamwee 148: Clause 13, page 8, line 32, at end insert— “( ) In section 33(1)(a), for “race”...
The Bill was returned from the Commons with amendments. House adjourned at 10.54 pm.
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