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House of Lords Business: Thursday 10 January 2019

Lords Chamber

11:00am: Oral Questions

- Lord Jordan (Lab) to ask Her Majesty's Government what measures they are taking to ensure that new properties built as part of their new home building programme are designed to avoid the occurrence of accidents in the home.

- Lord Beith (Lib Dem) to ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the parliamentary time required for the consideration and approval of statutory instruments arising from the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union.

- Lord Alton of Liverpool (Crossbench) to ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the violations of human rights in China, including the arrest and disappearance of political activists and religious adherents, forced organ harvesting, and restrictions on free speech; and when they last made representations on these matters to the government of China.

- Lord Bishop of Gloucester (Bishop) to ask Her Majesty's Government on the impact of benefit reforms on families with children

Main business

Debate on the purposes of section 13(1)(c) of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018, taking note of the negotiated withdrawal agreement and the framework for the future relationship (Lord Callanan, Con)

Grand Committee 

Debate on the contribution made by free schools to improving educational standards (Lord Nash, Con)

Debate on the Western Balkans and the threat posed by instability and insecurity in that region (Baroness Helic, Con)

Lords Committees

No committees have yet been scheduled