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The Week Ahead in the House of Lords
Monday, 22 April 2019
Lords Chamber
Non sitting day The House of Lords is in recess.
The Lords will next sit on Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Tuesday, 23 April 2019
Lords Chamber
Non sitting day
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Lords Chamber
15:00 Oral Question *The Lord Bishop of Durham
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what analysis they have made of the impact of the two-child limit on the per-child element of Universal Credit and Child Tax Credit payments on (1) child poverty, and (2) child development, for children under five years old affected by the policy.
15:10* Oral Question *Baroness Garden of Frognal
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they have taken to encourage flexible lifelong learning in higher and further education.
15:20* Oral Question *Lord Aberdare
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they will take to ensure that Conservation Management Plans for parks and gardens which have received National Lottery Heritage Fund grants are properly preserved and safeguarded for public availability and use.
15:25* Oral Question Topical Oral Question
Ballot opens at 3pm on Wednesday 17 April, to be drawn at 1pm on Thursday 18 April.
15:30* Legislation Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill [HL]
Consideration of Commons Amendments [Baroness Blackwood of North Oxford]
followed by Statutory Instruments Relationships Education, Relationships and Sex Education and Health Education (England) Regulations 2019
Lord Agnew of Oulton to move that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 25 February be approved. 22nd Report from the Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee (Sub-Committee B)
followed by Debate Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth
To move that this House takes note of the residential construction sector, modern methods of construction, and the steps being taken to boost the housing supply in a sustainable way.
Thursday, 25 April 2019
Lords Chamber
11:00 Oral Question *Lord Scriven
To ask Her Majesty’s Government when the Midland Mainline will be electrified all the way to Sheffield.
11:10* Oral Question *Baroness Sheehan
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the progress of the community sponsorship scheme in supporting resettled refugees in the United Kingdom.
11:20* Oral Question *Lord Storey
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the importance of having locally produced content and services on local commercial radio stations.
11:25* Oral Question Topical Oral Question
Ballot opens at 3pm on Thursday 18 April, to be drawn at 1pm on Tuesday 23 April.
11:30* Debate Lord Gilbert of Panteg
To move that this House takes note of the Report from the Communications Committee UK advertising in a digital age (1st Report, HL Paper 116).
followed by Debate Lord Teverson
To move that this House takes note of the Report from the European Union Committee Brexit: food prices and availability (14th Report, HL Paper 129).