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These initiatives were driven by Lord Sahota, and are more likely to reflect personal policy preferences.
Lord Sahota has not introduced any legislation before Parliament
Lord Sahota has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting
The ongoing UK-India trade negotiations present an opportunity to facilitate legal services trade which is a key professional and business services sector contributing to over £34bn to the UK economy in 2022.
Whilst I am unable to disclose details of live negotiations, as part of extensive stakeholder engagement we know that UK businesses struggle with barriers to services trade, including legal services. Stakeholder input helped to inform our negotiation objectives, which can be found on gov.uk.
Outside negotiations, the UK Ministry of Justice is closely engaged with Indian counterparts on shared interests, including India's new legal services regulations, through existing fora.
It has not proved possible to respond to this question in the time available before Prorogation. Ministers will correspond directly with the Member.