Wednesday, 9 March 2016
My Lords, I should like to notify the House of the retirement, with effect from today, of the noble and gallant Lord, Lord Vincent of Coleshill, pursuant to Section 1 of the House of Lords Reform...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the principal lessons that can be learned from communities affected by the Ebola epidemic in preparedness for future health...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government why they are proposing to prevent some parents and organisations from objecting to violations of the School Admissions Code.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the number of adults attending part-time higher or further education classes while maintaining a career.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have had with the Government of Turkey about the seizure of the Zaman newspaper.
Moved by Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth That the draft regulations laid before the House on 25 January be approved. Considered in Grand Committee on 2 March. Motion agreed.
Clause 1: Director of Labour Market Enforcement Amendment 1 Moved by Lord Bates 1: Clause 1, page 2, line 5, after “allowances” insert “, and (b) pay or make provision for the...
Moved by Lord Burns That this House takes note of the Report from the Trade Union Political Funds and Political Party Funding Committee.
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