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Weekly Information Bulletin: 21st November 2009

Forthcoming Business of the House of Lords
23 - 27 November 2009

Monday 23 November

The House will sit at 2:30pm

Oral Questions - Review of codes of practice for Scientific Advisory committees and the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs - Lord Jenkin of Roding; North Korea - Lord Alton of Liverpool; The relocation of 3,400 Iranian dissident refugees at Camp Ashraf in Iraq - Lord Corbett of Castle Vale; Rwanda's progress towards meeting the Commonwealth's shared core values - Lord Chidgey

Debate on the address - Home, Legal and Constitutional Affairs - Lord Bach/Lord West of Spithead

Tuesday 24 November

The House will sit at 2.30pm

Introduction(s) - The Lord Bishop of Hereford

Oral Questions - Assessment of Sure Start - Lord Dubs; Insulin-dependent Type 1 diabetes in children - Lord Harrison; Child adoption at an earlier age - Baroness Gardner of Parkes

Debate on the address - Environment, Energy, Agriculture, Local Government and Transport - Lord Adonis/Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Wednesday 25 November

The House will sit at 3:00pm

Oral Questions - A manpower target for the Defence Medical Services - Lord Lee of Trafford; Clearance from the Independent Safeguarding Authority - Lord Northbourne; Consultation of Parliament on the reformulation of NATO's strategic concept - Lord Wallace of Saltaire

Debate on the address - Business and Economic Affairs, Consumer Affairs, Culture - Lord Mandelson/Lord Myners

Thursday 26 November

The House will sit at 11:00am

Oral Questions - The current internal review of the Armed and Reserve Forces Compensation Scheme 2005 - Bishop of Manchester; The abolition of game licences in England - Lord Geddes; Road markings and signs - Lord Lucas

Debate on the address - Equality, Social Affairs, Health, Education - Baroness Morgan of Drefelin/Baroness Royall of Blaisdon

Friday 27 November

The House will not be sitting.

Provisional Forthcoming Business of the House of Lords
30 November - 4 December 2009

Monday 30 November

The House will sit at 2:30pm

Oral Questions - The consolidation of pathology services - Lord Warner; Enterprise and entrepreneurship in British business and industry - Lord Haskel; The Press Complaints Commission proposals for a review of foreign and overseas based news media owners in Britain - Lord Dykes; Industrial accident and disease victims whose employers' liability insurance policies cannot be traced - Baroness Turner of Camden

Debate - Debate on the Leader's Group Report and approval of the Code of Conduct - Lord Brabazon of Tara

Tuesday 1 December

The House will sit at 2:30pm

Introduction - Lord Bishop of Gloucester

Oral Questions - Restrictions on libel claims made in the UK - Lord Pannick; Requests from the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000 - Lord Naseby; The state retirement age - Lord Sheldon

Wednesday 2 December

The House will sit at 3:30pm

Oral Questions - The Nuffield Council on Bioethics' report on the ethical issues raised by dementia - Lord Harries of Pentregarth; Making energy displays compulsory alongside the introduction of smart meters to homes - Lord Teverson; The relationship between the UK and Caribbean Commonwealth countries - Baroness Scott of Needham Market

The House will sit in Grand Committee in the Moses Room at 3:45pm

Orders and Regulations - European Communities (Definition of Treaties) (Stabilisation and Association Agreement) (Republic of Montenegro) Order 2009 - Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead; Draft Legal Services Act 2007 (Functions of an Approved Regulator) Order 2009; Draft Legal Services Act 2007 (Consequential Amendments) Order 2009; Draft Transfer of Functions of the Asylum and Immigration Tribunal Order 2009; Draft Transfer of Tribunal Functions Order 2009; Draft Amendment to Schedule 6 to the Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007 Order 2009

Thursday 3 December

The House will sit at 11:00am

Oral Questions - The effects of new rates of air passenger duty on the UK tourism industry - Lord Palmer; The contribution the cultural and creative arts make to gross domestic product - Baroness Sharp of Guildford; The management of epilepsy - Lord Walton of Detchant

Friday 4 December

The House will not be sitting.

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