Weekly Information Bulletin: 28th May 2011

Forthcoming Business of the House of Lords
6 – 10 June 2011

Monday 6 June

The House will sit at 2:30pm

Oral Questions – Reform of the National Health Service - Lord Kennedy of Southwark; Supporting the Brittle Bone Society - Lord McAvoy; Withdrawal of cheques by the banks - Lord Naseby; Strengthening economic, financial and monetary co-ordination within the EU - Lord Dykes

Legislation – Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill - Committee of the whole House (Day 4) - Baroness Browning

Debate – Recognition of the contribution made by women put on active service by the Special Operations Executive in the Second World War – Baroness Crawley

Tuesday 7 June

The House will sit at 2:30pm

Oral Questions – Multiple sclerosis nurses - Lord Dubs; umber of hospital patients that acquired an infection following their admission during 2010 - Lord Sheldon; Recommendations of the Leader’s Group on Working Practices - Lord Tyler

Legislation – Localism Bill – Second reading – Baroness Hanham

The House will sit in Grand Committee in the Moses Room at 3:30pm

Orders and Regulations – Representation of the People (Electoral Registration Data Schemes) Regulations 2011; Electoral Registration Data Schemes Order 2011 - Lord McNally

Orders and Regulations – Export Control (Amendment) (No. 3) Order 2011 - Baroness Wilcox

Orders and Regulations – Taxation of Equitable Life (Payments) Order 2011 - Lord Sassoon

Wednesday 8 June

The House will sit at 3:00pm

Motion for Humble Address – Message to His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh on his forthcoming ninetieth birthday - Lord Strathclyde

Oral Questions – Ensuring consumer benefits and reduced inflation when there is a reduction in oil prices - Lord Barnett; Number of small and medium-sized enterprises helped by the Regional Growth Fund - Lord Harrison; The future of allotments - Baroness Sharples

Short Debate – Science and Technology Committee report on setting priorities for publicly funded research - Lord Sutherland of Houndwood

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

Debate – The work of the War Widows’ Association of Great Britain - Viscount Younger of Leckie

Debate – The exploitation of migrant domestic workers - Baroness Cox

Debate – User-led organisations that support disabled people - Baroness Wheeler

Debate – Tackling anti-Semitism - Lord Boswell of Aynho

Thursday 9 June

The House will sit at 11:00am

Oral Questions - Incremental urgent reforms to improve the functioning of the existing House of Lords - Lord Steel of Aikwood; Excluding the provision of healthcare insurance by an employer for an employee as a taxable benefit in kind - Lord Flight; Combating the trafficking of children and to supporting those trafficked - Baroness Massey of Darwen

Legislation – Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill - Committee of the whole House (Day 5) - Baroness Browning

Orders and Regulations – Media Ownership (Radio and Cross-media) Order 2011 - Baroness Rawlings

The House will sit in Grand Committee in the Moses Room at 2pm

Orders and Regulations – Debt Relief (Developing Countries) Act 2010 (Permanent Effect) Order 2011 - Lord Sassoon

Orders and Regulations – Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading Scheme (Nitrous Oxide) Regulations 2011 - Lord Marland

Orders and Regulations – Regulation of Investigatory Powers (Monetary Penalty Notices and Consents for Interceptions) Regulations 2011 - Baroness Verma

Friday 10 June

The House will sit at 10:00am

Legislation – Dog Control Bill [HL] - Report stage - Lord Redesdale

Legislation – Wind Turbines (Minimum Distances from Residential Premises) Bill [HL] - Second reading - Lord Reay

Legislation – Demonstrations in the Vicinity of Parliament (Removal Authorisation Requirements) Bill [HL] - Second reading - Lord Tyler

Prepared 27th May 2011