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Order Paper for 6 December 2021

Chamber at 2:30pm

Oral questions (40 minutes)
*Baroness Donaghy to ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to make misogyny a hate crime.
*Lord Foster of Bath to ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the research by Dr Raffaello Rossi and Professor Agnes Nairn What are the odds? The appeal of gambling adverts to children and young persons on Twitter, published in October.
*Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the strategic importance to the United Kingdom of Newport Wafer Fab prior to its takeover by a Chinese-owned company.
*Lord Wallace of Saltaire to ask Her Majesty's Government when they will publish an updated version of the Ministerial Code.
Lord Callanan intends to move the following two motions en bloc: but if any Lord objects the motions must be moved separately.
Companies (Strategic Report) (Climate-related Financial Disclosure) Regulations 2021 Lord Callanan to move that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 28 October be approved. Considered in Grand Committee on 30 November. 19th Report from the Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee.
Regulatory Enforcement and Sanctions Act 2008 (Amendment to Schedule 3) (England) Order 2021 Lord Callanan to move that the draft Order laid before the House on 1 November be approved. Considered in Grand Committee on 30 November. 19th Report from the Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee
Network and Information Systems (EU Exit) (Amendment) Regulations 2021 Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay to move that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 26 October be approved. Considered in Grand Committee on 30 November.
Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures Act 2011 (Continuation) Order 2021 Baroness Williams of Trafford to move that the draft Order laid before the House on 2 November be approved. Considered in Grand Committee on 30 November. 19th Report from the Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee.
Coronavirus Act 2020 (Early Expiry) (No. 2) Regulations 2021 Lord Kamall to move that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 27 October be approved. Considered in Grand Committee on 30 November. 18th Report from the Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee.
Financial Services Act 2021 (Prudential Regulation of Credit Institutions and Investment Firms) (Consequential Amendments and Miscellaneous Provisions) Regulations 2021 Lord Agnew of Oulton to move that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 28 October be approved. Considered in Grand Committee on 30 November.
Renewable Transport Fuel Obligations (Amendment) Order 2021 Baroness Vere of Norbiton to move that the draft Order laid before the House on 8 November be approved. Considered in Grand Committee on 30 November. 21st Report from the Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee.
Electric Vehicles (Smart Charge Points) Regulations 2021 Baroness Vere of Norbiton to move that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 28 October be approved. Considered in Grand Committee on 30 November. 18th Report from the Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee.
Lord Berkeley to move, as an amendment to the above motion, “but that this House regrets that the draft Regulations fail to include a requirement for all charging points to be fully interoperable".
Public Service Pensions and Judicial Offices Bill [HL] Third Reading [Viscount Younger of Leckie]
Animal Welfare (Sentience) Bill [HL] Report [Lord Benyon]
Earl Attlee to move that a Humble Address be presented to Her Majesty praying that the Drivers' Hours and Tachographs (Temporary Exceptions) (No. 4) Regulations 2021 (SI 2021/1207), laid before the House on 29 October, be annulled because they fail to address the underlying cause of the shortage of HGV drivers. Special attention drawn to the instrument by the Secondary Legislation… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text

Grand Committee at 3:45pm

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