Lords recess written answers 10 September

11 September 2012

One of the ways the House of Lords scrutinises and challenges the work of the government is through written questions.

Every week during the summer recess, Lords Hansard publishes written answers online to questions submitted by members of the Lords.

The subjects for written statements and answers on Monday 10 September included:

  • Arms trade treaty
  • Aviation
  • Bilateral loan to Ireland
  • Brownfield allowance
  • Dairy industry
  • Department for Communities and Local Government: Summer recess work
  • Family courts: Expert evidence
  • Fluoridation of drinking water
  • Framework agreement for technical support
  • Hargeisa British Office
  • Health: Education, training and workforce planning
  • Health: Suicide prevention
  • Housing and growth
  • Julian Assange extradition proceedings
  • Nursery milk consultation
  • Pensions: Automatic enrolment thresholds
  • Personal independence payment
  • Police pension scheme
  • Prevention of Terrorism Act 2005
  • Rail franchising
  • Reducing audit requirements
  • Regional growth fund
  • Rwanda
  • Special educational needs reform
  • Terrorism prevention and investigation measures
  • Damages Act 1996: Discount rate

The Government Whips Office publishes the dates for members to table questions for written answers.   

Previous questions for written answers and statements

Further information

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