Lords recess written answers 24 September

24 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 24 September included:

  • Armed forces: pay review
  • Arms trade treaty
  • Asylum seekers
  • Boundary Commission for Wales
  • Broadband: 4G mobile
  • Children: international law and rights
  • China
  • Committee on Standards in Public Life
  • Crime: gun crime
  • Crime: surveillance cameras
  • Dairy industry
  • Energy: nuclear power
  • Health and Social Care Act 2012
  • Health: alcohol strategy
  • Health: education, training and workforce planning
  • NHS: primary care trusts
  • Olympic Games and Paralympic Games 2012: security
  • Pensions: automatic enrolment thresholds
  • Royal Mail: postage stamps
  • Taxation: income tax
  • Terrorism prevention and investigation measures
  • Terrorism: detainees

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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