Thursday, 7 September 2017
Lord Waldegrave of North Hill took the oath, and signed an undertaking to abide by the Code of Conduct.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have plans to enable more children in care to obtain places in state and independent boarding schools.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the affordability and sustainability of United Kingdom university pension schemes.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government when they will next report to Parliament on the progress of negotiations with the European Union with regard to Brexit.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what action they intend to take, if any, following the expulsion of Bell Pottinger from the Public Relations and Communications Association.
Moved by Baroness Evans of Bowes Park That the debates on the motions in the names of Lord Brown of Eaton-under-Heywood and Baroness Lane-Fox of Soho set down for today shall each be limited to...
Moved by The Senior Deputy Speaker That Lord Blencathra be appointed Chairman of the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee in place of Baroness Fookes, resigned.
Moved by Lord Brown of Eaton-under-Heywood That this House takes note of the level of overcrowding in prisons.
Moved by Baroness Lane-Fox of Soho That this House takes note of the case for improved digital understanding at all levels of United Kingdom society.
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.