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Tuesday, 31 January 2017
The following Acts were given Royal Assent: Policing and Crime Act, Wales Act.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they intend to review the mechanism used to determine annual increases in train fares.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether, in the light of the change of administration in the United States, they intend to re-evaluate United Kingdom relations with Russia.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they plan to take, in addition to their support for the Private Member’s Homelessness Reduction Bill, to tackle the growing problems of...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to nationalise the Southern railway franchise.
My Lords, I have it in command from Her Majesty the Queen to acquaint the House that Her Majesty, having been informed of the purport of the High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill, has...
Clause 1: Universal service broadband obligations
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what progress they have made in improving neurological services in England.
I am sorry, my Lords, but I am in some disarray, because my noble friend Lord Grantchester is about to walk in and take over. Clause 4 agreed. Amendments 24 and 25 not moved.
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.