Wednesday, 13 July 2016
To ask Her Majesty’s Government how they will address the causes of the increase in the number of council tenants in receipt of Universal Credit who are in rent arrears.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what lessons they have learned from the success of the Welsh Government in increasing recycling rates, and whether they plan to adopt similar strategies in...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have yet decided whether there will be an inquiry into police actions during the Orgreave miners clash.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the resurgence of violence in South Sudan.
Moved by Lord Gardiner of Kimble That the draft Regulations laid before the House on 26 May be approved. Considered in Grand Committee on 5 July. Motion agreed.
Relevant documents: Pre-legislative scrutiny by the Joint Committee on the Draft Investigatory Powers Bill, Session 2015-16, 1st Report from the Joint Committee on Human Rights, 2nd Report from...
Moved by Earl Howe That this House takes note of the Government’s assessment in the 2015 National Security Strategy and Strategic Defence and Security Review that the United Kingdom’s...
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