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View more information about Port Talbot's steel works blast furnace closure and the impact on the surrounding communities) on 15 April 2024 (1)
Oral questions
Port Talbot's steel works blast furnace closure and the impact on the surrounding communities
15 April 2024 -
Liberal Democrat, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Retaining training and knowledge for special educational needs in the school and college system) on 15 April 2024 (2)
Oral questions
Retaining training and knowledge for special educational needs in the school and college system
15 April 2024
Liberal Democrat, Excepted Hereditary
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about The conduct of the police in their treatment of former mayor of Liverpool Joe Anderson) on 15 April 2024 (3)
Oral questions
The conduct of the police in their treatment of former mayor of Liverpool Joe Anderson
15 April 2024
Non-affiliated, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about The state of preparedness for the next pandemic) on 15 April 2024 (4)
Oral questions
The state of preparedness for the next pandemic
15 April 2024
Crossbench, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Litigation Funding Agreements (Enforceability) Bill - second reading) on 15 April 2024 (5)
Legislation
Litigation Funding Agreements (Enforceability) Bill - second reading
15 April 2024
Conservative, Life peer
Main Chamber
Speakers list published
Lords
View more information about Economic Growth (Regulatory Functions) (Amendment) Order 2024 and associated motion to regret) on 15 April 2024 (6)
Orders and regulations
Economic Growth (Regulatory Functions) (Amendment) Order 2024 and associated motion to regret
15 April 2024
Conservative, Life peer
Liberal Democrat, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about #Saynotobullyinginmidwifery report and the impact of bullying against new midwives on staff retention and treatment for pregnant women) on 16 April 2024 (7)
Oral questions
#Saynotobullyinginmidwifery report and the impact of bullying against new midwives on staff retention and treatment for pregnant women
16 April 2024 -
Labour, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Eligibility of potential 2024 respiratory synctical virus immunisation programme and whether this will be aligned to JCVI's September 2023 advice) on 16 April 2024 (8)
Oral questions
Eligibility of potential 2024 respiratory synctical virus immunisation programme and whether this will be aligned to JCVI's September 2023 advice
16 April 2024
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about The 200th anniversary year since the death of George Gordon 6th Lord Byron) on 16 April 2024 (9)
Oral questions
The 200th anniversary year since the death of George Gordon 6th Lord Byron
16 April 2024
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Rules applied to compensation payments made to farmers affected by flooding ) on 16 April 2024 (10)
Oral questions
Rules applied to compensation payments made to farmers affected by flooding
16 April 2024
Labour, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Question to the Foreign Secretary: Current state of freedom of religion or belief in India) on 16 April 2024 (11)
Oral questions
Question to the Foreign Secretary: Current state of freedom of religion or belief in India
16 April 2024
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Question to the Foreign Secretary: maintaining moral and physical support, in the UK and internationally, for Ukraine’s war against the Russian invasion) on 16 April 2024 (12)
Oral questions
Question to the Foreign Secretary: maintaining moral and physical support, in the UK and internationally, for Ukraine’s war against the Russian invasion
16 April 2024
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Question to the Foreign Secretary: next bilateral with the French Republic on security issues, and whether this will involve the President and Prime Minister as well as the two foreign secretaries) on 16 April 2024 (13)
Oral questions
Question to the Foreign Secretary: next bilateral with the French Republic on security issues, and whether this will involve the President and Prime Minister as well as the two foreign secretaries
16 April 2024
Independent Social Democrat, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Question to the Foreign Secretary: Marking the 75th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of London establishing the Council of Europe on 5 May) on 16 April 2024 (14)
Oral questions
Question to the Foreign Secretary: Marking the 75th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of London establishing the Council of Europe on 5 May
16 April 2024
Labour, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Safety of Rwanda (Asylum and Immigration) Bill – consideration of Commons Amendments) on 16 April 2024 (15)
Legislation
Safety of Rwanda (Asylum and Immigration) Bill – consideration of Commons Amendments
16 April 2024
Conservative, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Victims and Prisoners Bill - report stage (day 1)) on 16 April 2024 (16)
Legislation
Victims and Prisoners Bill - report stage (day 1)
16 April 2024
Conservative, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Delays at borders with the EU caused by the proposed introduction of hand and face scanning) on 17 April 2024 (17)
Oral questions
Delays at borders with the EU caused by the proposed introduction of hand and face scanning
17 April 2024 -
Labour, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Creating an ad hoc international tribunal, and repurposing Russian assets, in response to Russian war crimes in Ukraine) on 17 April 2024 (18)
Oral questions
Creating an ad hoc international tribunal, and repurposing Russian assets, in response to Russian war crimes in Ukraine
17 April 2024
Crossbench, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Remarks by the board of Ofsted that the reliability of school inspections will be compromised if funding is further constrained) on 17 April 2024 (19)
Oral questions
Remarks by the board of Ofsted that the reliability of school inspections will be compromised if funding is further constrained
17 April 2024
Labour, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Economic Activity of Public Bodies (Overseas Matters) Bill – committee stage (day 2)) on 17 April 2024 (20)
Legislation
Economic Activity of Public Bodies (Overseas Matters) Bill – committee stage (day 2)
17 April 2024
Conservative, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Removing the right of local authorities to retain 100 per cent of receipts from right-to-buy sales) on 18 April 2024 (21)
Oral questions
Removing the right of local authorities to retain 100 per cent of receipts from right-to-buy sales
18 April 2024 -
Labour, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about The postponement of the UK-Africa Investment Summit) on 18 April 2024 (22)
Oral questions
The postponement of the UK-Africa Investment Summit
18 April 2024
Liberal Democrat, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Introduction of an independent property-agent regulator, to deliver a legally enforceable code of practice for property agents) on 18 April 2024 (23)
Oral questions
Introduction of an independent property-agent regulator, to deliver a legally enforceable code of practice for property agents
18 April 2024
Labour, Life peer
Main Chamber
Lords
View more information about Long-term sustainability of the NHS and delivery of comprehensive, timely and affordable health care) on 18 April 2024 (24)
Debate
Long-term sustainability of the NHS and delivery of comprehensive, timely and affordable health care
18 April 2024
Crossbench, Life peer
Main Chamber
Speakers list published
Lords
View more information about Number of children and young people being committed into the care of local authorities) on 18 April 2024 (25)
Debate
Number of children and young people being committed into the care of local authorities
18 April 2024
Crossbench, Life peer
Main Chamber
Speakers list published
Lords
View more information about Built Environment Committee report: 'The Impact of Environmental Regulations on Development') on 19 April 2024 (26)
Debate
Built Environment Committee report: 'The Impact of Environmental Regulations on Development'
19 April 2024 -
Conservative, Life peer
Main Chamber
Speakers list published
Lords
View more information about Horticulture Sector Committee report: 'Sowing the Seeds: A Blooming English Horticultural Sector') on 19 April 2024 (27)
Debate
Horticulture Sector Committee report: 'Sowing the Seeds: A Blooming English Horticultural Sector'
19 April 2024
Liberal Democrat, Life peer
Main Chamber
Speakers list published
Lords
View more information about Artificial Intelligence in Weapon Systems Committee report: 'Proceed with Caution: Artificial Intelligence in Weapon Systems') on 19 April 2024 (28)
Debate
Artificial Intelligence in Weapon Systems Committee report: 'Proceed with Caution: Artificial Intelligence in Weapon Systems'
19 April 2024
Crossbench, Life peer
Main Chamber
Speakers list published
Lords
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View more information about Data Protection and Digital Information Bill – committee stage (day 4)) on 15 April 2024 (1)
Legislation
Data Protection and Digital Information Bill – committee stage (day 4)
15 April 2024 -
Conservative, Excepted Hereditary
Lords
View more information about Data Protection and Digital Information Bill – committee stage (day 5)) on 17 April 2024 (2)
Legislation
Data Protection and Digital Information Bill – committee stage (day 5)
17 April 2024 -
Conservative, Excepted Hereditary
Lords
View more information about Criminal Justice Act 1988 (Offensive Weapons) (Amendment, Surrender and Compensation) Order 2024 ) on 18 April 2024 (3)
Orders and regulations
Criminal Justice Act 1988 (Offensive Weapons) (Amendment, Surrender and Compensation) Order 2024
18 April 2024 -
Conservative, Life peer
Lords
View more information about Official Controls (Fees and Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2024; Plant Health (Fees) (England) and Official Controls (Frequency of Checks) (Amendment) Regulations 2024) on 18 April 2024 (4)
Orders and regulations
Official Controls (Fees and Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2024; Plant Health (Fees) (England) and Official Controls (Frequency of Checks) (Amendment) Regulations 2024
18 April 2024
Conservative, Life peer
Lords
View more information about Veterinary Medicines (Amendment etc.) Regulations 2024) on 18 April 2024 (5)
Orders and regulations
Veterinary Medicines (Amendment etc.) Regulations 2024
18 April 2024
Conservative, Life peer
Lords
View more information about Goods Vehicles (International Road Transport Permits and Haulage Within the EU) Regulations 2024 ) on 18 April 2024 (6)
Orders and regulations
Goods Vehicles (International Road Transport Permits and Haulage Within the EU) Regulations 2024
18 April 2024
Conservative, Life peer
Lords
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View more information about Modern Slavery Act 2015) on 15 April 2024 (1)
Modern Slavery Act 2015 Committee - Oral evidence
Modern Slavery Act 2015
15 April 2024 -
Room 3, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about Statutory Inquiries) on 15 April 2024 (2)
Statutory Inquiries Committee - Oral evidence
Statutory Inquiries
15 April 2024 -
Room 4, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about UK-EU data adequacy) on 16 April 2024 (3)
European Affairs Committee - Oral evidence
UK-EU data adequacy
16 April 2024 -
Room 3, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about The future of news: impartiality, trust and technology) on 16 April 2024 (4)
Communications and Digital Committee - Oral evidence
The future of news: impartiality, trust and technology
16 April 2024 -
Room 2, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee) on 16 April 2024 (5)
Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee - Private Meeting
16 April 2024 -
Room 1, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about Electronic border management systems) on 16 April 2024 (6)
Justice and Home Affairs Committee - Oral evidence
Electronic border management systems
16 April 2024 -
Room 3, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about Engineering biology) on 16 April 2024 (7)
Science and Technology Committee (Lords) - Oral evidence
Engineering biology
16 April 2024 -
Room 4, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about Industry and Regulators Committee) on 16 April 2024 (8)
Industry and Regulators Committee - Private Meeting
16 April 2024 -
Room 2, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about High streets in towns and small cities) on 16 April 2024 (9)
Built Environment Committee - Oral evidence
High streets in towns and small cities
16 April 2024 -
Room 1, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about International Agreements Committee) on 16 April 2024 (10)
International Agreements Committee - Private Meeting
16 April 2024 -
Room 3A, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about Preterm Birth Committee) on 16 April 2024 (11)
Preterm Birth Committee - Private Meeting
16 April 2024 -
Chelsea & Westminster Hospital
Lords
View more information about The transition from education to employment for young disabled people) on 17 April 2024 (12)
Public Services Committee - Oral evidence
The transition from education to employment for young disabled people
17 April 2024 -
Room 2, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about The Governance of the Union: Consultation, Co-operation and Legislative Consent) on 17 April 2024 (13)
Constitution Committee - Oral evidence
The Governance of the Union: Consultation, Co-operation and Legislative Consent
17 April 2024 -
Room 4, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about Implications of the war in Ukraine for UK Defence) on 17 April 2024 (14)
International Relations and Defence Committee - Oral evidence
Implications of the war in Ukraine for UK Defence
17 April 2024 -
Room 1, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about Methane) on 17 April 2024 (15)
Environment and Climate Change Committee - Oral evidence
Methane
17 April 2024 -
Room 3, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee) on 17 April 2024 (16)
Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee - Private Meeting
17 April 2024 -
Room 3A, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about Financial Services Regulation Committee) on 17 April 2024 (17)
Financial Services Regulation Committee - Private Meeting
17 April 2024 -
Room 4, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about Windsor Framework Sub-Committee) on 17 April 2024 (18)
Windsor Framework Sub-Committee - Private Meeting
17 April 2024 -
Room 3, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee)) on 17 April 2024 (19)
Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) - Private Meeting
17 April 2024 -
Virtual meeting
Joint
View more information about Human Rights (Joint Committee)) on 17 April 2024 (20)
Human Rights (Joint Committee) - Private Meeting
17 April 2024 -
Room 16, Palace of Westminster
Joint
View more information about Royal Albert Hall Bill [HL]) on 18 April 2024 (21)
Royal Albert Hall Bill [HL] Committee - Private Meeting
Royal Albert Hall Bill [HL]
18 April 2024 -
Room 2A, Palace of Westminster
Lords
View more information about Food, Diet and Obesity) on 18 April 2024 (22)
Food, Diet and Obesity Committee - Oral evidence
Food, Diet and Obesity
18 April 2024 -
Room 2, Palace of Westminster
Lords