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Weekly Information Bulletin: 12th June 2010

Forthcoming Business of the House of Lords

Monday 14 June

The House will sit at 2:30pm

Oral Questions – Preventing fraudulent multiple registration to vote and ensuring those who turn out to vote can do so – Lord Naseby; The reciprocal healthcare agreement with the Isle of Man – Lord Smith of Clifton; Health agencies and arm’s–length bodies – Baroness Thornton; Post–legislative scrutiny – Baroness Hamwee

Debate – Preparations for 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games – Lord Shutt of Greetland

Tuesday 15 June

The House will sit at 2:30pm

Introduction – The Lord Bishop of Derby

Oral Questions – The role and number of elected mayors – Baroness Quin; Parliamentary constituency boundaries – Lord Grocott; The transport sector – Lord Berkeley

Short Debate – Security and human rights issues in the Korean peninsula – Lord Alton of Liverpool/Lord Wallace of Saltaire

Short Debate – Tackling poverty – Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope/Lord Freud

Short Debate – Treating drug dependency through healthcare, not punishment – Baroness Meacher/Lord McNally

Wednesday 16 June

The House will sit at 3:00pm

Oral Questions – Improving the lives of carers – Baroness Pitkeathley; Future of Network Rail – Lord Bradshaw; Future of BBC 6 Music radio station – Baroness Bonham–Carter of Yarnbury

Debate – Role of Government and communities in shaping society – Bishop of Leicester

Thursday 17 June

The House will sit at 11:00am

Oral Questions – Referendum on primary legislative powers for the National Assembly of Wales – Lord Livsey of Talgarth; Promoting better understanding and practice of first aid – Lord Harrison; Regulation of loan companies charging high rates of interest – Baroness Scott of Needham Market

Debate – Effect of Government policies on small and medium sized enterprises – Lord Sugar

Debate – Chronically Sick and Disabled Persons Act 1970 – Lord Corbett of Castle Vale

Friday 18 June

The House will not be sitting.


Provisional Forthcoming Business of the House of Lords
21 – 25 June 2010

Monday 21 June

The House will sit at 2:30pm

Introductions – Roger Liddle Esq and the Rt Hon John Selwyn Gummer

Oral Questions – Photodynamic therapy for the treatment of cancer – Baroness Gardner of Parkes; Dangerous Dogs Act 1991 – Lord Harris of Haringey; Courts and Legal Services Act 1990 – Lord Lester of Herne Hill; Protecting the British economy from the financial situation in the Eurozone – Lord Trimble

Legislation – Academies Bill [HL] – Committee of the whole House – Lord Hill of Oareford

Motion – Regret Motion on the Social Security (Claims and Payments) Amendment (No.2) Regulations 2010 – Lord Lucas/Lord Freud

Tuesday 22 June

The House will sit at 2:30pm

Introductions – Dr Dianne Hayter and the Rt Hon Thomas McAvoy

Oral Questions – Affects of public expenditure reductions on the Northern Irish economy and peace process – Lord Rana; Independent living for disabled people – Lord Ashley of Stoke; Promoting economic growth – Lord Roberts of Conwy

Wednesday 23 June

The House will sit at 3:00pm

Introduction – The Rt Hon James Knight

Oral Questions – Strengthening the UK's international competitiveness – Baroness Valentine; Plans for the future of Crossrail – Lord Faulkner of Worcester; Economies to the NHS budget – Lord Campbell–Savours

Legislation – Academies Bill [HL] – Committee of the whole House (Day 2) – Lord Hill of Oareford

Thursday 24 June

The House will sit at 11:00am

Introductions – John Gardiner Esq and John Maples Esq

Oral Questions – Savings in Government Administration – Lord Eden of Winton; Preventing the spread of Japanese knotweed – Baroness Sharples; Reducing the number of MPs and reviewing the size of parliamentary constituencies – Lord Roberts of Llandudno

Motion – Resolution on financial assistance to opposition parties – Lord Strathclyde

Debate – Recent developments in Latin America – Viscount Montgomery of Alamein

Friday 25 June

The House will not be sitting.