Oral Questions


Week beginning Monday 17 January 2022

Tuesday 18 January 2022

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town to ask Her Majesty’s Government what will be on the agenda for next meeting of EU-UK Partnership Council, and when will that meeting will take place.  To be answered by Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park (Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office).  

Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to undertake further consultation on the professional use of peat.  To be answered by Lord Benyon (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs).

Baroness Bryan of Patrick to ask Her Majesty’s Government what consideration they will give to the latest Office for National Statistics’ projections for (1) life expectancy, and (2) healthy life expectancy, when reviewing the state pension age.  To be answered by Baroness Stedman-Scott (Department for Work and Pensions).

Baroness Chakrabarti to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the equality of treatment between different groups in respect of the enforcement of lockdown regulations by the police since spring 2020. To be answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford (Home Office).


Wednesday 19 January 2022

Lord Polak to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the destabilising activities in the Middle East of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps. To be answered by Lord Sharpe of Epsom (Foreign, Commonwealth and Development office).

Baroness Blower to ask Her Majesty’s Government what representations they have made to the government of Colombia about investigating human rights abuses, including killings, by police during the protests in that country in September 2020 and May 2021.  To be answered by Lord Sharpe of Epsom (Foreign, Commonwealth and Development office).


Thursday 20 January 2022

Lord Browne of Ladyton to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of (1) reports that on 21 December 2021 Jens Stoltenberg, NATO Secretary General, expressed his intention to call for a meeting of the NATO-Russia Council early in 2022, and (2) that on 22 December 2021 negotiators from the Organisation of Security and Cooperation in Europe and the governments of Ukraine and Russia agreed to restore a full ceasefire between the Ukrainian government forces and separatists in eastern Ukraine.  To be answered by Lord Sharpe of Epsom (Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office)

Baroness Jones of Whitchurch to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the supply chain issues in the food and farming sector identified by the National Farmers Union and the British Retail Consortium at a food security summit on 14 December 2021; and what plans they have to prepare a long-term solution to these issues. To be answered by Lord Benyon (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs).

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock to ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have had with the devolved governments regarding monitoring of their public expenditure.  To be answered by Lord Agnew of Oulton (Her Majesty's Treasury)


Week beginning Monday 17 January 2022

Tuesday 18 January 2022

04:06:23

 

Estimate Rising Time: 

 

Chamber:

The House is expected to rise at the conclusion of Report stage of the Police, Crime, Sentencing, and Courts Bill.

 

Grand Committee:

The Grand Committee is expected to rise by 7.45pm.