House of Lords Media Notices - October 2013

Lords aim to identify top priorities in tackling youth unemployment in the EU

31 Oct 2013
Academic experts to shed light on major stumbling blocks to getting young people back into work

Government's 2014 opt-in list does not go far enough, says Lords

31 Oct 2013
The House of Lords EU Committee has published its follow-up report on the UK’s 2014 opt-out decision regarding 130 EU crime and policing measures

Lord Mandelson to give evidence to Lords committee investigating ground breaking EU/US trade deal

29 Oct 2013
Lords to ask 'Could the prospect of an EU referendum in the UK undermine its position round the trade talks table?'

Joint Committee on prisoner voting to take evidence from solicitors and journalists

28 Oct 2013
The Parliamentary Joint Committee will take evidence from solicitors specialising in prisoner rights

Food waste prevention inquiry continues with evidence from retail and food industry organisations

28 Oct 2013
Evidence from representatives of the food industry and retailers as part of inquiry into food waste prevention

How does the EU's agenda for higher education fit with the Government's?

28 Oct 2013
House of Lords Home Affairs, Health and Education EU-Sub Committee will question Universities Minister on developments in higher education

Lords Committee looking at Coalition Government to hear from David Laws MP

28 Oct 2013
The House of Lords Constitution Committee will take evidence from David Laws MP about the constitutional implications of Coalition Government

Former inquiry chairmen to give evidence to Lords Committee investigating Inquiries Act 2005

28 Oct 2013
Witnesses giving evidence oversaw inquiries including Dunblane Massacre, Stafford Hospital and Soham murders

Lords Economic Affairs to hear from shale advocates and academic expert

25 Oct 2013
Witnesses will appear as part of the Committee's inquiry into the impact of shale gas and oil on the UK's energy policy

Lords not given adequate opportunity for debate on final Draft Royal Charter on Self-regulation of the Press

25 Oct 2013
Communications Committee Chairman, Lord Inglewood, writes to Culture Secretary Maria Miller MP

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