Weekly Information Bulletin: 16th July 2011

Forthcoming Business of the House of Lords
18 – 22 July 2011

Monday 18 July

The House will sit at 2:30pm

Oral Questions – Environmental benefits of the proposed Thames Tunnel - Lord Berkeley; Elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo - Lord Chidgey; Risk to financial markets of off-exchange trading venues - Baroness Kramer; Making apprenticeships fully accessible to those with dyslexia - Lord Addington

Orders and Regulations – Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Carrying on Regulated Activities by Way of Business) (Amendment) Order 2011; Weights and Measures (Specified Quantities) (Unwrapped Bread and Intoxicating Liquor) Order 2011; Construction Contracts (England) Exclusion Order 2011; Scheme for Construction Contracts (England and Wales) Regulations 1998 (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2011; Landfill (Maximum Landfill Amount) Regulations 2011 - Lord Strathclyde

Legislation – Fixed-term Parliaments Bill – Consideration of Commons Reasons – Lord Wallace of Tankerness

Legislation – Supply and Appropriation (Main Estimates) Bill – Second reading and remaining stages – Lord Sassoon

Legislation – Finance (No. 3) Bill - Second reading - Lord Sassoon

Debate – This House takes note of the Report of the Economic Affairs Committee on The Finance Bill 2011 - Lord MacGregor of Pulham Market

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

Legislation – Education Bill - Committee stage (Day 7) - Lord Hill of Oareford

Tuesday 19 July

The House will sit at 2.30pm

Royal Assent

Oral Questions – Dialogue between Indonesia and representatives of the West Papuan operation - Lord Harries of Pentregarth; Southern Sudan’s independence - Lord Avebury; East Jerusalem and the West Bank - Lord Hylton

Orders and Regulations – Renewable Heat Incentive (Amendment to the Energy Act 2008) Regulations 2011; Renewable Heat Incentive Regulations 2011; Storage of Carbon Dioxide (Access to Infrastructure) Regulations 2011; Disclosure of State Pension Credit Information (Warm Home Discount) Regulations 2011; Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2011 - Lord Marland

Legislation – Localism Bill – Committee stage (Day 9) – Baroness Hanham

Wednesday 20 July

The House will sit at 11:00am

Oral Questions – Encouraging and supporting theatre within the regions - Earl of Clancarty; Number of representations from the public in response to the House of Lords Reform draft Bill - Lord Grocott; A public inquiry into the practices and ethics of News International and media organisations - Lord Roberts of Llandudno; A public inquiry into the practices and ethics of News International and other media organisations - Lord Roberts of Llandudno

Orders and Regulations – Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2011; Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 (Commencement No. 3) Order 2011; Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 (Amendment) Order 2011; Land Registration (Network Access) (Amendment) Rules 2011 - Lord McNally

Legislation – Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill – Third reading - Baroness Hanham

Legislation – Localism Bill – Committee stage (Day 10) – Lord Freud

The House will sit in Grand Committee in the Moses Room at 11:45am

Legislation – Education Bill - Committee stage (Day 8) - Lord Hill of Oareford.

Thursday 21 July

The House will not be sitting.

Friday 22 July

The House will not be sitting.


Provisional Forthcoming Business of the House of Lords

5 – 9 September 2011

Monday 5 September

The House will sit at

Legislation – Localism Bill - Report stage

Tuesday 6 September

The House will sit at

Legislation – Education Bill - Report stage - Lord Hill of Oareford

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

Legislation – Armed Forces Bill - Committee stage

Wednesday 7 September

The House will sit at

Legislation – Localism Bill - Report stage (Day 2)

Thursday 8 September

The House will sit at 11:00am

Legislation – Scotland Bill - Second reading - Lord Wallace of Tankerness

The House will sit in Grand Committee in the Moses Room at 11:45am

Legislation – Armed Forces Bill - Committee stage (Day 2)

Friday 9 September

The House will not be sitting.

Prepared 15th July 2011