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House of Lords Business: 13 September 2017

Lords Chamber

3:00pm: Oral questions to ask the Government:

- Lord Foulkes of Cumnock (Lab) to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will publish a comprehensive timetable for Brexit negotiations with the European Union; and whether they will make publicly available all position papers and all other documentation and correspondence relevant to those negotiations

- Lord Black of Brentwood (Con) to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to address concerns about the breeding of dogs and cats

- Lord Dubs (Lab) to ask Her Majesty’s Government when they plan to implement their commitment to bring 480 unaccompanied child refugees from Europe to the United Kingdom

- Lord Lexden (Con) to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the lessons to be learned from recent police investigations into allegations of child sexual abuse in the past

Main business

Financial Guidance and Claims Bill: Committee Stage (day 4 of 4)

Civil Procedure (Amendment) Rules 2017: Motion to regret (Lord Marks of Henley-on-Thames, Lib Dem)

Lords Committees

EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee (10:00am, room 4)
Brexit: energy security
Witnesses: Silke Goldberg, Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP; Dr Owen Wilson, Chief Executive , Electricity Association of Ireland; Robin McCormick, General Manager, SONI; Dr Mina Golshan, Deputy Chief Inspector, Office for Nuclear Regulation; Angela Hepworth, Corporate Policy and Regulation Director, EDF; Dr Jenifer Baxter, Head of Energy and Environment, Institution of Mechanical Engineers

EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee (10:00am, room 2)
Financial regulation and supervision following Brexit
Witnesses: Professor Eilis Ferran, Professor of Company and Securities Law, Cambridge University; Professor Niamh Moloney, Professor of Law, London School of Economics

EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee (10:00am, room 3A)
Reciprocal healthcare
Witness: Paul Macnaught, Director, EU, International and Public Health Systems, Department of Health, Mark Dayan, Policy & Public Affairs Analyst, Nuffield Trust

International Relations Committee (10:30am, room 1)
Beyond Brexit: the UK and the Balkans
Witnesses: Professor Marko Prelec, Director of Applied Policy Projects, Central European University; Ambassador Lirim Greicevc, Kosovan Ambassador to the United Kingdom; Ambassador Qirjako Qirko, Albanian Ambassador to the United Kingdom

Citizenship and Civic Engagement Committee (10:30am, room 3A)
Citizenship and Civic Engagement
Witnesses: Dr Jill Rutter, Director of Strategy and Relationships, British Future; Muhammad Abdul Bari, Previous General Secretary of Muslim Council of Britain; Michael Sani, Chief Executive, Bite the Ballot; Ashok Viswanathan, Deputy Director, Operation Black Vote; Professor Jonathan Tonge, Professor of Politics, Liverpool University; Matteo Bergamini, Founder and Director, Shout Out

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