Tuesday, 6 September 2016
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what progress they have made in securing the release from Iran of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and her daughter; and what assessment they have made of the...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to speed up the reuniting of refugee children in the camps of Calais and Dunkirk with their families in the United Kingdom.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they plan to ensure that the three tests set out by the Committee on Climate Change with regard to shale gas exploitation by fracking are met before...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government, following the granting of additional funds, what further steps they will take to ensure a better service for all customers of Southern Rail.
A Bill to repeal the Fixed-term Parliaments Act 2011. The Bill was introduced by Lord Desai, read a first time and ordered to be printed.
My Lords, it may be for the convenience of the House if I make a short statement about recess dates for the Christmas and February periods. A note of all the dates that I am about to announce are...
Clause 3: Offence of serious breach of Second Protocol
Moved by Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth That the draft Regulations laid before the House on 29 June be approved.
Moved by Baroness Deech To move that this House takes note of the Report from the Committee on the Equality Act 2010 and Disability (Session 2015-16, HL Paper 117).
The Bill was brought from the Commons, endorsed as a money Bill, and read a first time. House adjourned at 7.52 pm.
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