Results 1–20 of 982 for speaker:Lord Lexden

Northern Ireland: Victims’ Payment Scheme - Private Notice Question (20 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: My Lords, should not both the Northern Ireland Office and the Northern Ireland Executive hang their heads in shame at the unconscionable delay in implementing a scheme for which both Houses of Parliament have repeatedly called? Is it not disgraceful that while Ministers squabble, people are dying without the compensation that is their due? If the new UK Government/Northern Ireland Executive...

Written Answers — Northern Ireland Office: UK Government-Northern Ireland Executive Joint Board (20 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: To ask Her Majesty's Government when the United Kingdom Government–Northern Ireland Executive Joint Board last met; and what was discussed.

Written Answers — Northern Ireland Office: Northern Ireland Parliament: Anniversaries (20 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have, if any, to mark the centenary of the opening of the Parliament of Northern Ireland.

Xinjiang: Forced Labour - Statement (19 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: Unfortunately the noble Baroness, Lady Kennedy, could not be reached. I call the noble Baroness, Lady Smith of Newnham.

Xinjiang: Forced Labour - Statement (19 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: Lord Singh of Wimbledon? There is no response from the noble Lord, so I call the noble Baroness, Lady Stuart of Edgbaston.

Xinjiang: Forced Labour - Statement (19 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: Unfortunately the noble Baroness, Lady Kennedy, could not be reached. I call the noble Baroness, Lady Smith of Newnham.

Xinjiang: Forced Labour - Statement (19 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: Lord Singh of Wimbledon? There is no response from the noble Lord, so I call the noble Baroness, Lady Stuart of Edgbaston.

Xinjiang: Forced Labour - Statement (19 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: My Lords, we now come to the 20 minutes allocated to Back-Bench questions. Questions and answers should be brief so that the maximum number of speakers can be called.

Xinjiang: Forced Labour - Statement (19 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: My Lords, we now come to the 20 minutes allocated to Back-Bench questions. Questions and answers should be brief so that the maximum number of speakers can be called.

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Festival UK* 2022 (18 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: To ask Her Majesty's Government what progress they have made in planning Festival UK 2022; and whether events related to that Festival will be held in all countries of the UK.

Covert Human Intelligence Sources (Criminal Conduct) Bill - Report (1st Day): Amendment 5 (11 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: My Lords, the name of the noble Lord, Lord Rosser, appears next on the list by mistake—he has already spoken—so I call the noble Lord, Lord Butler of Brockwell.

Covert Human Intelligence Sources (Criminal Conduct) Bill - Report (1st Day): Amendment 1 (11 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: My Lords, I ask the noble Lord, Lord Anderson of Ipswich, not just to resume his speech—we look forward greatly to the rest of it—but, if he would be so kind, to repeat the last few statements he made, because sadly they were inaudible.

Covert Human Intelligence Sources (Criminal Conduct) Bill - Report (1st Day): Amendment 1 (11 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: My Lords, the noble and learned Lord, Lord Falconer of Thoroton, who is next on the list, has been replaced by the noble Lord, Lord Rosser.

Arrangement of Business - Announcement (11 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: My Lords, we now move to the next item of business. I will call Members to speak in the order listed in the annexe to today’s list. Interventions during speeches or “before the noble Lord sits down” are not permitted, and uncalled speakers will not be heard. Other than the mover of an amendment or the Minister, Members may speak only once on each group. Short questions of elucidation...

Arrangement of Business - Announcement (11 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: My Lords, the Hybrid Sitting of the House will now resume. I ask Members to respect social distancing. For the Private Notice Question on the national lockdown and homelessness, 15 minutes will be available and I call the noble Baroness, Lady Grender.

Northern Ireland: Defamation Act 2013 - Question (11 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what recent discussions they have had with the Northern Ireland Executive about extending the Defamation Act 2013 to Northern Ireland.

Northern Ireland: Defamation Act 2013 - Question (11 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: During a debate on this subject which I initiated in 2013, I asked a question sent to me by a leading Belfast solicitor. More than seven years on, I will ask the question again. Why should the citizens and journalists of Northern Ireland not be afforded the same protection as those in the rest of the United Kingdom, whether they are expressing opinions online or holding government to account?...

Covid-19: Educational Settings - Statement (7 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: I declare my interest as a former general secretary of the Independent Schools Council and the current president of the Independent Schools Association. Is it not essential that the Government give the highest priority to the vaccination of all those who work with such dedication in our country’s schools? Will they consult closely with the Independent Schools Council in settling the...

Trade Bill - Report (3rd Day): Amendment 40 (6 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: My Lords, we now come to Amendment 41. I remind noble Lords that Members other than the mover and the Minister may speak only once and that short questions of elucidation are discouraged. Anyone wishing to press this amendment to a Division must make that clear in debate.

Trade Bill - Report (3rd Day): Amendments 35 and 36 (6 Jan 2021)

Lord Lexden: My Lords, we now come to the group beginning with Amendment 36A. I remind noble Lords that Members other than the mover and the Minister may speak only once and that short questions of elucidation are discouraged. Anyone wishing to press this or anything else in this group to a Division must make that clear in debate. Clause 7: Collection of exporter information by HMRC


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