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House of Lords

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  • Animals: Slaughter

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many abattoirs are licensed to carry out animal slaughter without stunning the animal first.

  • Animals: Slaughter

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to the European Commission and the Agriculture Council about changing the regulations in respect of animal slaughtering without...

  • Animals: Slaughter

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what estimate they have made of the number of domesticated animals and birds slaughtered in 2010 without being stunned first.

  • Bank of England

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the report in the Financial Times about the declining confidence of academic economists in the accuracy of the Bank of England's...

  • Banking

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the financial exposure of Lloyds banking group to Irish banks and Irish mortgage-backed loans.

  • Banking

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the answer by Lord Sassoon on 11 January on banking bonuses (Official Report, col. 1331), how they propose to establish the amount banks will have lent...

  • Banks: Lending

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they intend to take any action in respect of the widening in the cost of bank lending to small businesses, as reported in the Bank of England's Credit...

  • Education: Achievement

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of socio-economic factors on deficiencies in educational achievement.

  • EU: Contract Law

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of the European Commission's initiative to introduce a single European contract law on United Kingdom businesses and...

  • Freedom of Information Act 2000

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they plan to amend the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to include the Commissioners for Irish Lights and Trinity House within the provisions of the Act.

  • Olympic Games 2012

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Garden of Frognal on 15 December (Official Report, col. 605-7), what mechanism they have to collate and evaluate ideas...

  • Police: Crime Levels

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they are aware of any research demonstrating a connection between police numbers and crime levels.

  • Police: Demonstrators

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will require chief constables to allow peaceful demonstrators to leave public demonstrations, when they wish to do so.

  • Police: Expenditure Cuts

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of police funding cuts on the amount of contact time between police forces and members of the public.

  • Police: West Midlands

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of why the West Midlands Police Force has decided to reduce the number of police officers allocated to the Ladywood and Perry Barr...

  • Schools: Mathematics

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to encourage pupils to study mathematics beyond the age of 16.

  • Taxation: VAT

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the 21/2 per cent increase in VAT will automatically lead to an increase in the United Kingdom's contribution to the European Union budget through own...

  • Taxation: VAT

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they are monitoring the price of retail products to determine whether prices are being increased by more than necessary to cover the increase in VAT.

  • UK Investment: Foundation X

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Sassoon on 10 January (WA 420), whether HM Treasury officials have had any meetings, conversations or correspondence with an...