Human rights

Ministers questioned on mothers in prison

Joint Committee on Human Rights continues inquiry into the right to family life

Government must guarantee human rights standards in treaties post Brexit

Joint Committee on Human Rights publishes report on Human Rights Protections in International Agreements

Committee launches new inquiry into rights after Brexit

EU Justice Sub-Committee takes evidence on Tuesday 12 March at 10.45am

Lords marks International Women's Day

Baroness Williams of Trafford. Image House of Lords 2019 / Photography by Roger Harris

Members debate UK's role in advancing gender equality

Lords examines Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration etc) Bll

Image of Lords Chamber

Bill provides for civil partnerships for opposite-sex couples

More human rights

Title Date
Support for childrens whose mothers have been in prison examined 06.03.2019
Are human rights considerations adequately articulated in current sentencing guidelines? 18.02.2019
Can free speech and protests against MPs undermine democracy? 14.02.2019
Royal Assent: Crime (Overseas Production Orders) Bill signed into law 12.02.2019
Government working to bring back FGM legislation 11.02.2019
Lords EU exit regulations: 7 February 08.02.2019