Wednesday, 20 July 2016
The following Act was given Royal Assent: Supply and Appropriation (Main Estimates) Act.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have had with Southern Rail regarding disabled passengers, in the light of the company’s plans to change the role of conductors.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what progress has been made to rectify delays in payments from the Single Farm Payment Scheme.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government how they will ensure that the interests of United Kingdom universities and their students and staff from European Union member states are protected in the...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the threatened demolition of the Calais Jungle camp and the position of child refugees.
Asked by Baroness Smith of Basildon To ask Her Majesty’s Government to explain the sudden change in policy in respect of the UK’s expected presidency of the European Council, despite...
Moved by The Chairman of Committees That Lord Williams of Elvel be appointed a member of the Committee. Motion agreed.
Moved by Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth That the draft Regulations laid before the House on 26 May be approved. Considered in Grand Committee on 12 July. Motions agreed.
My Lords, with the leave of the House, I shall now repeat a Statement made in another place by my right honourable friend the Home Secretary. The Statement is as follows: “Last week, my...
Relevant documents: 1st and 2nd Reports from the Delegated Powers Committee Clause 9: Enhanced partnership plans and schemes
Moved by Lord Keen of Elie That the draft Order laid before the House on 26 May be approved.
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