Order Paper for 23 January 2018


    *Oral Questions, 30 minutes
    *Lord Rooker to ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answers by Lord O'Shaughnessy on 18 October 2017 (HL1779–HL1781), regarding the advice of the Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition in July 2017 on the mandatory fortification of flour with folic acid to reduce pregnancies affected by neural tube defects, whether they have made a decision on that advice.
    *Lord St John of Bletso to ask Her Majesty's Government what measures they are taking to address a reported increase in the number of robberies and assaults perpetrated by gangs on scooters or mopeds; and whether they intend to review restrictions on police pursuing suspects who are not wearing helmets.
    *Lord Bruce of Bennachie to ask Her Majesty's Government how much Official Development Assistance they will spend on supporting sustainable public services and good governance in sub-Saharan Africa over the next two years.
    †*Lord Judd to ask Her Majesty's Government what additional support they are providing for key services for Palestinian refugees, including schools, health, and emergency food and cash distribution, following the decision by the government of the United States to cut funding to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East.
    Laser Misuse (Vehicles) Bill [HL] Committee [Baroness Sugg]
    Lord Cormack to ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they will take to address problems faced by museums and galleries in England. (1½ hours)
    Lord Boswell of Aynho to ask Her Majesty's Government what is their response to the Report from the European Union Committee Brexit: the Crown Dependencies (19th Report, Session 2016–17, HL Paper 136). (1½ hours)