Wednesday, 24 January 2018
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to safeguard children who are not attending school.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what analyses they have carried out of the effect of the United Kingdom economy of the potential outcomes of the Brexit negotiations including (1) leaving...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of Hong Kong’s autonomy, rights and freedoms, following recently approved changes to the procedural rules of Hong...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many prisons have been given action plans, or are in special measures, following inspection reports.
A Bill to repeal the International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Act 2015. The Bill was introduced by Lord Willoughby de Broke, read a first time and ordered to be printed.
The Bill was brought from the Commons, read a first time and ordered to be printed.
Tabled by Baroness Evans of Bowes Park That Standing Order 40(1) (Arrangement of the Order Paper) be dispensed with on Tuesday 30 January to enable the debate on the second reading of the...
Moved by Lord Empey That the order of commitment be discharged.
Relevant documents: 7th, 10th and 11th Reports from the Delegated Powers Committee Clause 43: Money laundering and terrorist financing etc
Clause 1: Duty to grant old-style secure tenancies: victims of domestic abuse
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to ensure the availability, and sustainable management, of water in developing countries.
The Bill was returned from the Commons with the amendments agreed to. House adjourned at 7.16 pm.
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.