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House of Lords Business: Wednesday 13 March 2019

Lords Chamber

3:00pm Oral Questions

- Lord Mountevans (Crossbench) to ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to implement their recently published strategy Maritime 2050: navigating the future

- Lord Chidgey (Lib Dem) to ask Her Majesty's Government what progress they have made on building a fairer Commonwealth since the Written Ministerial Statement by the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs on 14 January (HCWS1247)

- Lord Wallace of Saltaire (Lib Dem) to ask Her Majesty's Government what they consider to be the minimum size and composition of a United Kingdom aircraft carrier task force when deployed to the Pacific

- Lord Watson of Invergowrie (Lab) to ask Her Majesty's Government on schools offering pupils advice on what first aid to deliver and communicating clearly with emergency services when someone has been stabbed

Main Business

Trade Bill - Report stage (day 2)

Short Debate: Human rights abuses in Bahrain (1 Hour) (Lord Scriven, Lib Dem)

Motion for a Resolution on a Treaty: Resolution relating to the Economic Partnership Agreement between the Eastern and Southern Africa States and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; Resolution relating to the Free Trade Agreement between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Kingdom of Denmark in respect of the Faroe Islands; Resolution relating to the Agreement establishing an Association between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Republic of Chile (Lord Purvis of Tweed, Lib Dem)

Grand Committee

Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

Detergents (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019; Detergents (Safeguarding) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

Organic Production and Control (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019; Organic Production (Control of Imports) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

Rural Development (Rules and Decisions) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019; Rural Development (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019; European Structural and Investment Funds Common Provisions (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019; European Structural and Investment Funds Common Provisions Rules etc. (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

Grand Committee

Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

Detergents (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019; Detergents (Safeguarding) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

Organic Production and Control (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019; Organic Production (Control of Imports) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

Rural Development (Rules and Decisions) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019; Rural Development (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019; European Structural and Investment Funds Common Provisions (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019; European Structural and Investment Funds Common Provisions Rules etc. (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

Lords Committees

EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee (9:45am, Room 3)
Immigration
Witnesses: Rt Hon Caroline Nokes MP, Minister of State for Immigration

EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee (10:00am, Room 4A)
Financial services under WTO
Witnesses: Dr Lorand Bartels, Cambridge University and Mr Eric White, EU and International Trade Lawyer, Herbert Smith Freehills

EU Internal Market Sub-Committee (2:45pm, Room 2A)
Future UK-EU transport arrangements
Witnesses: Dr Jesse Norman MP, Secretary of State for Transport, Department for Transport, Ben Rimmington, Director, Road Safety, Standards and Services, Department for Transport, Department for Transport and Martin Jones, Deputy Director, EU Division, Department for Transport, Department for Transport

Joint Committees

Human Rights Committee (3:15pm, Room 1)
The right to family life: children whose mothers are in prison
Witnesses: Edward Argar MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Justice and Nadhim Zahawi MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Education

Interview

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