House of Lords debates

Wednesday, 27 January 2021

  • Prayers

    The House met in a hybrid proceeding.

  • Arrangement of Business - Announcement

    1 speech

    My Lords, the Hybrid Sitting of the House will now begin. Some Members are here in the Chamber while others are participating remotely, but all Members will be treated equally. I ask all Members...

  • House of Lords: Size - Question

    21 speeches

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to limit the size of the House of Lords.

  • No-fault Evictions - Question

    25 speeches

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what progress they have made towards preparing the legislation to end “no fault” evictions announced in the Queen’s Speech on 19 December 2019.

  • Education: The Holocaust - Question

    20 speeches

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to Holocaust Memorial Day, what steps they are taking to improve education in schools about the Holocaust in order (1) to promote tolerance, and (2)...

  • Retail Sector: Unemployment - Question

    24 speeches

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the impact on unemployment of any decision by the administrators of (1) Debenhams, and (2) Arcadia, not to seek deals which...

  • Arrangement of Business - Announcement

    1 speech

    My Lords, the Hybrid Sitting of the House will now resume. I ask all Members to respect social distancing.

  • Educational Settings: Reopening - Commons Urgent Question

    23 speeches

    The following Answer to an Urgent Question was given in the House of Commons on Tuesday 26 January. “Throughout the pandemic, the Government have been clear that education is a national...

  • Arrangement of Business - Announcement

    1 speech

    My Lords, the Hybrid Sitting of the House will now resume. I ask all Members to respect social distancing. I will call Members to speak in the order listed in the annexe to today’s list....

  • Domestic Abuse Bill - Committee (2nd Day)

    12 speeches

    Relevant documents: 21st and 28th Reports from the Delegated Powers Committee Clause 7: General functions of Commissioner Debate on Amendment 21 resumed.

    • Amendment 22

      13 speeches

      Lord Ramsbotham: Moved by Lord Ramsbotham 22: Clause 7, page 4, line 20, at end insert “which must include the identification of and response to any speech, language and communication...

    • Amendment 23

      20 speeches

      Lord Hunt of Kings Heath: Moved by Lord Hunt of Kings Heath 23: Clause 7, page 4, line 20, at end insert—“(e) the appropriate use of data and technology to aid in the prevention,...

      Amendment 24

      10 speeches

      Baroness Hamwee: Moved by Baroness Hamwee 24: Clause 7, page 4, line 24, at end insert—“( ) assessing, monitoring, and publishing information about, the behaviours of people who...

      Amendment 27

      11 speeches

      Baroness Meacher: Moved by Baroness Meacher 27: Clause 7, page 4, line 35, at end insert—“(h) ensuring that nationwide psychological therapy services are available to couples...

      Amendment 30

      15 speeches

      Baroness Burt of Solihull: Moved by Baroness Burt of Solihull 30: Clause 8, page 5, line 16, after “to” insert “Parliament and to”Member’s explanatory statementThis...

      Amendment 34

      18 speeches

      Baroness Lister of Burtersett: Moved by Baroness Lister of Burtersett 34: Clause 8, page 5, line 29, at end insert—“(7) Within one year of the passing of this Act, the Commissioner...

      Amendment 37

      12 speeches

      Baroness Hamwee: Moved by Baroness Hamwee 37: Clause 12, page 7, line 13, leave out “and not more than ten”Member’s explanatory statementThis amendment would remove the upper...

      Amendment 44

      6 speeches

      Baroness Burt of Solihull: Moved by Baroness Burt of Solihull 44: Clause 13, page 8, line 25, at end insert “who must respond to the consultation within 28 days”Member’s...

      Amendment 51

      13 speeches

      Baroness Burt of Solihull: Moved by Baroness Burt of Solihull 51: Clause 15, page 9, line 42, at end insert—“(r) the Independent Office for Police Conduct;(s) HM Prison Service;(t)...

      Amendment 52

      9 speeches

      Baroness Burt of Solihull: Moved by Baroness Burt of Solihull 52: After Clause 15, insert the following new Clause—“Duty to co-operate: children awaiting NHS treatment(1) The...

      Amendment 53

      15 speeches

      Baroness Armstrong of Hill Top: Moved by Baroness Armstrong of Hill Top 53: After Clause 16, insert the following new Clause—“Duties of public authorities in relation to training(1)...

  • Medicines and Medical Devices Bill - Returned from the Commons

    The Bill was returned from the Commons with reasons and amendments. The Commons reasons and amendments were ordered to be printed. House adjourned at 9.55 pm.

What is this?

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.

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