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House of Lords

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  • Agriculture: Eggs

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Henley on 24 November (WA 271-4), whether they have the power to suspend imports of eggs and egg products from those...

  • Autumn Statement

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the announcement by the Chancellor of the Exchequer in the autumn Statement that a ceiling of £40 billion had been set as a major programme of...

  • Autumn Statement

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the announcement by the Chancellor of the Exchequer in the autumn Statement that the Business Finance Partnership will launch in 2012 with a new bond...

  • Banks: Lending

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills was speaking on behalf of the Government when he said on 8 December that "The Merlin Project...

  • Court: Closures

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether any magistrates' courts, Crown Courts or County Courts plan to have some or all of their courtrooms closed immediately preceding or during the 2012 Olympic...

  • Credit Default Swaps

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they or the Financial Services Authority will review the governance of the Europe Credit Derivatives Determinations Committee of the International Swaps...

  • Credit Default Swaps

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will consider treating credit default swaps as insurance contracts and establishing appropriate requirements for capital backing and enforceability.

  • Education: Music

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what role sixth-form colleges and further education colleges play in the national plan for music education.

  • Embryology

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the timetable for consultation on the future of the Human Tissue Authority and the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority following the passing of...

  • Embryology

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what information Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority licensed centres hold regarding the provenance of donated gametes, in order to minimise risks of...

  • Energy: Nuclear Waste

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the site at Longlands Farm, Copeland, Cumbria, has been listed as potentially geologically suitable for the deep disposal of nuclear waste; and what has...

  • Government Departments: Procurement

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what was the (1) date of purchase, (2) amount, (3) supplier and (4) level 3 or enhanced transaction entry of each transaction undertaken by the Attorney-General's...

  • Government Departments: Procurement

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what was the (1) date of purchase, (2) amount, (3) supplier and (4) level 3 or enhanced transaction entry of each transaction undertaken by the Department for...

  • Government Departments: Procurement

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what was the (1) date of purchase, (2) amount, (3) supplier and (4) level 3 or enhanced transaction entry of each transaction undertaken by the Department for...

  • Government Departments: Staff

    To ask Her Majesty's Government in which government departments the additional 310,000 increase in public sector job losses forecast by the Office for Budget Responsibility will fall.

  • Health: Dentistry

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many dental students in each dental school in the United Kingdom are currently in their final year of training and might expect to qualify in 2012.

  • Health: Dentistry

    To ask Her Majesty's Government when they expect to select and appoint foundation dentist 1 trainers for next year; and how many training schemes and places are needed to accommodate newly...

  • Health: Ophthalmology

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what public funding is currently available for the development of exon skipping and other treatments for Duchenne muscular dystrophy; and what assessment they have...

  • Horses

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what measures they intend to take to ensure that all horses in the United Kingdom have up-to-date identification documentation.

  • House of Commons: Members' Remuneration

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Strathclyde on 28 November (WA 23-4), how many Conservative Ministers there are in the House of Commons and how many of them...

  • Housing

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many new houses they expect to be completed in each of the next three years on stalled sites with planning permission; and in which regions the majority of...

  • Housing

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to ensure that social housing units are sold on a leasehold basis. To ask Her Majesty's Government what were the principal reasons for the...

  • Independent Schools Inspectorate

    To ask Her Majesty's Government who owns the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI); who are its directors; and how often the ISI has to inspect schools and colleges which issue confirmations of...

  • Justice: Criminal Cases Review Commission

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many cases are awaiting consideration by the Criminal Cases Review Commission, and of these, how many relate to convictions under Section 32 of the Criminal...

  • Money: Counterfeit Coins

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what percentage of the pound coins in circulation in the United Kingdom they estimate to be forged.

  • Music: Youth Orchestras

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what support they have given to district, regional and national youth orchestras.

  • National Loan Guarantee Scheme

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how long they expect the process will take of obtaining European Commission approval under state aid rules for the national loan guarantee scheme.

  • Pensions

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of the European Commission's proposals to bring pension fund investment rules into line with the Solvency II directive...

  • Schools: Nutrition

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they require academies and free schools to adhere to set nutritional standards; and, if not, why not.

  • State Recognition

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what countries they recognise which are not members of the United Nations.