Read transcripts of debates in both Houses
Produced by Commons Library, Lords Library and Parliamentary Office Science and Technology
Search for Members by name, postcode, constituency and party
Learn about their experience, knowledge and interests
Celebrating people who have made Parliament a positive, inclusive working environment
Four staff networks for people to discuss and consider issues.
Contact your MP or a Member of the House of Lords about an issue that matters to you
Sign up for the Your Parliament newsletter to find out how you can get involved
Take a tour of Parliament and enjoy a delicious afternoon tea by the River Thames
See some of the sights you’ll encounter on a tour of Parliament
Book a school visit, classroom workshop or teacher-training session
Access videos, worksheets, lesson plans and games
Discussion of the general principles of the Companies Remuneration Reports Bill took place in the House of Lords on 24 April during second reading.
Lord Gavron introduced the Private Members' Bill that would require public quoted companies to publish the ratio between the highest paid director and the average pay of the lowest paid 10 per cent of the workforce.
Contributions to the debate came from Members with a wide range of expertise and experience in economics, business, law and more.
Private Members' Bills can be introduced in the Lords by any Member who would like to change a law. There is no ballot in the Lords. To become law a Private Members' Bill must go through the same stages as a Government Bill.
The Bill proceeds to committee stage for line by line examination of its content - a date for which is still to be scheduled.
More news on: Parliament, government and politics, Parliament, Business, industry and consumers, Companies, Regulation, Economy and finance, Lords news, Parliamentary business, Bill news