Thursday, 12 January 2017
My Lords, I regret to inform the House of the death of Lord Goodhart on 10 January. On behalf of the House, I extend our condolences to the noble Lord’s family and friends.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether some European Union countries distinguish between freedom of movement for work and for other purposes, and how United Kingdom practice compares.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to ensure continuity and stability in trading arrangements for United Kingdom businesses in the period between the conclusion of...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they will take to tackle the prevalence of underage gambling online, in the light of the Gambling Commission’s report Young People and...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of progress made on the sale of the Green Investment Bank.
Moved by Baroness Evans of Bowes Park That the debates on the motions in the names of Baroness Massey of Darwen and Lord Robertson of Port Ellen set down for today shall each be limited to...
Bill passed and sent to the Commons.
Moved by Baroness Massey of Darwen That this House takes note of the Institute for Public Policy Research’s annual State of the North report, and the case for equality of opportunity and...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the current treatment of the Rohingya in Burma.
Moved by Lord Robertson of Port Ellen That this House takes note of the future capability of the United Kingdom’s armed forces in the current international situation.
Moved by Baroness Neville-Rolfe That the Bill be now read a second time.
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.