Wednesday, 2 May 2018
My Lords, I regret to inform the House of the death of my very good friend the noble Lord, Lord Temple-Morris, on 1 May 2018. On behalf of the House, I extend our condolences to the noble...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government how their Creative Industries Sector Deal, announced on 28 March, will address the skills shortages in those industries.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they plan to take to reduce the amount of plastic used in packaging for food, drink and other consumer items.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the response of the National Health Service to cyber attacks.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the impact of the shortage of more than 400 specialist cancer nurses reported by Macmillan Cancer Support.
Relevant documents: 12th, 20th, 23rd and 24th Reports from the Delegated Powers Committee
The Bill was returned from the Commons agreed to with amendments. It was ordered that the Commons amendments be printed. House adjourned at 10.42 pm.
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