15 September 2011
The Houses of Parliament will be in recess next week, to allow for the party conference season, with the Lords returning Monday 3 October and the Commons returning a week later, on Monday 10 October.
Forthcoming questions and debates (provisional), including the Lords’ second reading of the Health and Social Care Bill are listed below.
- Innovation in the NHS – John Glen
- Disabled access to public transport – Lisa Nandy
4 October - Lord Willis of Knaresborough to ask Her Majesty's Government what action they are taking to enable the appropriate use of animals in health-related research.
5 October - Baroness Turner of Camden to ask Her Majesty's Government what action they propose to take regarding the future of the Remploy factories.
6 October - Lord Soley to ask Her Majesty's Government whether they have any proposals to review and revise their legislative timetable.
11 October - Health and Social Care Bill – second Reading
12 October - Lord James of Blackheath to ask Her Majesty's Government what consideration they have given to extending the cost-saving work of health charities by providing them with NHS premises free of charge.