Tuesday, 24 May 2016
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to make the composition of the House of Lords more representative of the nations and regions of the United Kingdom.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to help families in rural communities experiencing domestic abuse and other relationship problems.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to review and strengthen the law concerning assets of community value.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the announcement by OCR that they are to discontinue GCSE and A-level examinations in French, German and Spanish.
A Bill to make provision about the approval required for deployment of Her Majesty’s Armed Forces by the Prime Minister in the event of conflict overseas. The Bill was introduced by...
A Bill to amend the House of Lords Act 1999 to remove the by-election system for the election of hereditary peers. The Bill was introduced by Lord Grocott, read a first time and ordered to be printed.
A Bill to amend the International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Act 2015 in order to provide for a five year reporting period instead of an annual reporting period. The...
A Bill to establish a Registrar of lobbyists, a register of lobbyists and a Code of Conduct for lobbyists; and for related purposes. The Bill was introduced by Baroness Donaghy (on behalf of Lord...
A Bill to amend the Budget Responsibility and National Audit Act 2011. The Bill was introduced by Baroness Kramer, read a first time and ordered to be printed.
My Lords, with the leave of the House, I shall now repeat a Statement made early today by my right honourable friend the Secretary of State for Defence on the counter-Daesh campaign. The...
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty as follows:
Debates in the House of Lords are an opportunity for Peers from all parties (and crossbench peers, and Bishops) to scrutinise government legislation and raise important local, national or topical issues.
And sometimes to shout at each other.