Hansard - House of Lords debates

Three hours after they take place Lords Chamber debates are available online. You can also read previous debates.

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Browse House of Lords debates on bills, delegated legislation, statements, questions, introductions, general debates and grand committees, since November 1995 by date

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Read House of Lords Historic Hansard for debates from 1803-2005

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