Monday, 21 January 2019
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have held with the BBC about ending free television licences for those over 75 years old.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they intend to take to implement the recommendations in the Annual Report of the Chief Medical Officer 2018, published on 21 December 2018.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the performance of pupils taking the subjects that make up the English Baccalaureate.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of post-Brexit cross-channel transport planning exercises.
Asked by Lord Hayward To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the reports of serious violence and intimidation in Zimbabwe.
Relevant documents: 33rd Report from the Delegated Powers Committee, 13th Report from the Constitution Committee
My Lords, with the leave of the House, I will now repeat a Statement made by my right honourable friend the Prime Minister in another place. The Statement is as follows. “Mr Speaker, I am...
My Lords, we come now to the important dinner-break business. I again remind noble Lords of the short speaking time for Back-Benchers; their co-operation in adhering to those times would be much...
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of metrics to measure United Kingdom poverty, in the light of the report from the Social Metrics Commission.
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