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Volume No. 471Part No. 41

House of Commons Debates 30 January 2008

House Of Commons
Prayers
Oral Answers To Questions
International Development
Gaza
Afghanistan
Palestine
Hiv/aids
Humanitarian Assistance
Prime Minister
Engagements
Police Pay
Engagements
Nottingham
Engagements
Sale Of Wine (Measures)
Treaty Of Lisbon (No. 2)
Orders Of The Day
European Union (Amendment) Bill
Delegated Legislation
Business Of The House
Travelling Community


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Column: 297

Column: 297

House of Commons [30 Jan 2008]

Prayers [30 Jan 2008]

[Mr. Speaker] [30 Jan 2008]

Oral Answers to Questions [30 Jan 2008]

International Development [30 Jan 2008]

Gaza [30 Jan 2008]

Simon Hughes (North Southwark and Bermondsey) (LD):

Jeremy Corbyn (Islington, North) (Lab):

The Secretary of State for International Development (Mr. Douglas Alexander):

Simon Hughes:

Mr. Speaker:

Column: 298

Mr. Alexander:

Jeremy Corbyn:

Mr. Alexander:

Mr. Gary Streeter (South-West Devon) (Con):

Mr. Alexander:

Column: 299

Sir Gerald Kaufman (Manchester, Gorton) (Lab):

Mr. Alexander:

Mr. Michael Moore (Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk) (LD):

Mr. Alexander:

Mr. David Winnick (Walsall, North) (Lab):

Column: 300

Mr. Alexander:

Afghanistan [30 Jan 2008]

Mr. Henry Bellingham (North-West Norfolk) (Con):

The Secretary of State for International Development (Mr. Douglas Alexander):

Mr. Bellingham:

Mr. Alexander:

Chris Ruane (Vale of Clwyd) (Lab):

Column: 301

Mr. Alexander:

Malcolm Bruce (Gordon) (LD):

Mr. Alexander:

Ann McKechin (Glasgow, North) (Lab):

Mr. Alexander:

Column: 302

Mr. Mark Lancaster (North-East Milton Keynes) (Con):

Mr. Alexander:

Palestine [30 Jan 2008]

Mrs. Louise Ellman (Liverpool, Riverside) (Lab/Co-op):

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development (Mr. Shahid Malik):

Mrs. Ellman:

Column: 303

Mr. Malik:

Mr. Stephen Crabb (Preseli Pembrokeshire) (Con):

Mr. Malik:

Richard Burden (Birmingham, Northfield) (Lab):

Mr. Malik:

Mr. Mark Harper (Forest of Dean) (Con):

Column: 304

Mr. Malik:

HIV/AIDS [30 Jan 2008]

Ms Sally Keeble (Northampton, North) (Lab):

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development (Gillian Merron):

Ms Keeble:

Mr. Speaker:

Gillian Merron:

Mr. Andrew Mitchell (Sutton Coldfield) (Con):

Gillian Merron:

Column: 305

Mr. Mitchell:

Gillian Merron:

Mrs. Claire Curtis-Thomas (Crosby) (Lab):

Gillian Merron:

Humanitarian Assistance [30 Jan 2008]

Mr. Philip Hollobone (Kettering) (Con):

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development (Mr. Gareth Thomas):

Mr. Hollobone:

Column: 306

Mr. Thomas:

Prime Minister [30 Jan 2008]

Engagements [30 Jan 2008]

Mr. Ben Wallace (Lancaster and Wyre) (Con):

The Prime Minister (Mr. Gordon Brown):

Mr. Wallace:

The Prime Minister:

Mr. Jim Devine (Livingston) (Lab):

The Prime Minister:

Mr. David Cameron (Witney) (Con):

Mr. Speaker:

Column: 307

Mr. Cameron:

The Prime Minister:

Mr. Cameron:

The Prime Minister:

Mr. Cameron:

The Prime Minister:

Mr. Speaker:

Mr. Cameron:

Column: 308

The Prime Minister:

Mr. Cameron:

The Prime Minister:

Mr. Speaker:

The Prime Minister:

Mr. Cameron:

The Prime Minister:

Column: 309

Chris Bryant (Rhondda) (Lab):

The Prime Minister:

Mr. Nick Clegg (Sheffield, Hallam) (LD):

The Prime Minister:

Mr. Clegg:

The Prime Minister:

Column: 310

Police Pay [30 Jan 2008]

Keith Vaz (Leicester, East) (Lab):

The Prime Minister:

Keith Vaz:

The Prime Minister:

Engagements [30 Jan 2008]

Dr. Vincent Cable (Twickenham) (LD)

Hon. Members:

Dr. Cable:

Column: 311

The Prime Minister:

Mr. Robert Flello (Stoke-on-Trent, South) (Lab):

The Prime Minister:

Mr. Bernard Jenkin (North Essex) (Con):

The Prime Minister:

Column: 312

Mr. Andrew Dismore (Hendon) (Lab):

The Prime Minister:

Mr. Shailesh Vara (North-West Cambridgeshire) (Con):

The Prime Minister:

Dr. Ashok Kumar (Middlesbrough, South and East Cleveland) (Lab):

The Prime Minister:

Mark Hunter (Cheadle) (LD):

Column: 313

The Prime Minister:

Nottingham [30 Jan 2008]

Mr. Graham Allen (Nottingham, North) (Lab):

The Prime Minister (Mr. Gordon Brown):

Mr. Allen:

The Prime Minister:

Engagements [30 Jan 2008]

Mr. Tom Clarke (Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill) (Lab):

Column: 314

The Prime Minister:

Sir Patrick Cormack (South Staffordshire) (Con):

The Prime Minister:

Michael Connarty (Linlithgow and East Falkirk) (Lab):

The Prime Minister:

Column: 315

Mr. Nicholas Soames (Mid-Sussex) (Con):

The Prime Minister:

Martin Salter (Reading, West) (Lab):

The Prime Minister:

Willie Rennie (Dunfermline and West Fife) (LD):

Column: 316

The Prime Minister:

Mark Lazarowicz (Edinburgh, North and Leith) (Lab/Co-op):

The Prime Minister:

Daniel Kawczynski (Shrewsbury and Atcham) (Con):

The Prime Minister:

Column: 317

Points of Order [30 Jan 2008]

12.31 pm

Mr. Boris Johnson (Henley) (Con):

Mr. Speaker:

Mr. Johnson:

Mr. Speaker:

Mr. Neil Turner (Wigan) (Lab):

Mr. Speaker:

Mr. Turner:

Column: 318

Mr. Speaker:

Ms Dawn Butler (Brent, South) (Lab):

Mr. Speaker:

Ms Butler:

Mr. Speaker:

Mr. Ben Wallace (Lancaster and Wyre) (Con):

Mr. Speaker:

Mr. Wallace:

Mr. Speaker:

Mr. Wallace:

Mr. Speaker:

Clive Efford (Eltham) (Lab):

Mr. Speaker:

Column: 319

Philip Davies (Shipley) (Con):

Mr. Speaker:

Mrs. Claire Curtis-Thomas (Crosby) (Lab):

Mr. Speaker:

Mr. Andrew Dismore (Hendon) (Lab)

Mr. Ian McCartney (Makerfield) (Lab)

Mr. Speaker:

Mr. Dismore:

Mr. Speaker:

Mr. McCartney

Mr. Speaker:

Mr. McCartney:

Mr. Speaker:

Column: 320

Sale of Wine (Measures) [30 Jan 2008]

12.39 pm

Greg Mulholland (Leeds, North-West) (LD):

Column: 321

Column: 322

Column: 323

Treaty of Lisbon (No. 2) [30 Jan 2008]

Mr. Speaker:

12.50 pm

The Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform (Mr. John Hutton):

Mr. Mark Harper (Forest of Dean) (Con):

Column: 324

Mr. Hutton:

Mr. Harper:

Mr. Hutton:

Mr. Mike Weir (Angus) (SNP):

Mr. Hutton:

Mr. Harper:

Mr. Hutton:

Column: 325

Ms Gisela Stuart (Birmingham, Edgbaston) (Lab):

Column: 326

Mr. Hutton:

Mr. Graham Brady (Altrincham and Sale, West) (Con):

Mr. Hutton:

Mr. David Heathcoat-Amory (Wells) (Con):

Column: 327

Mr. Hutton:

Mr. Heathcoat-Amory:

Mr. Hutton:

Several hon. Members

Mr. Hutton:

Mr. Brady

Mr. Weir

Mr. Hutton:

Peter Luff (Mid-Worcestershire) (Con)

Mr. Hutton:

Peter Luff:

Column: 328

Mr. Hutton:

Rob Marris (Wolverhampton, South-West) (Lab):

Mr. Hutton:

Column: 329

Column: 330

Bob Spink (Castle Point) (Con):

Mr. Hutton:

Mr. Michael Clapham (Barnsley, West and Penistone) (Lab):

Mr. Hutton:

Column: 331

Kelvin Hopkins (Luton, North) (Lab):

Mr. Hutton:

Colin Burgon (Elmet) (Lab):

Column: 332

Mr. Hutton:

Richard Ottaway (Croydon, South) (Con):

Mr. Hutton:

Mr. Ian Taylor (Esher and Walton) (Con):

Column: 333

Mr. Hutton:

Ms Patricia Hewitt (Leicester, West) (Lab):

Mr. Hutton:

Mrs. Claire Curtis-Thomas (Crosby) (Lab):

Mr. Hutton:

Mrs. Curtis-Thomas:

Mr. Deputy Speaker (Sir Alan Haselhurst):

Mr. Hutton:

Mr. Deputy Speaker:

Column: 334

Mr. Hutton:

Albert Owen (Ynys Môn) (Lab):

Mr. Hutton:

Column: 335

Peter Luff

Mr. Hutton:

Peter Luff:

Mr. Hutton:

Column: 336

Mr. Weir:

Mr. Hutton:

Mr. Philip Hollobone (Kettering) (Con):

Mr. Hutton:

Column: 337

Column: 338

Mr. James Clappison (Hertsmere) (Con):

Mr. Hutton:

Mr. Ian Taylor:

Column: 339

Mr. Hutton:

Rob Marris:

Mr. Hutton:

Column: 340

Mrs. Curtis-Thomas:

Mr. Hutton:

Steve Webb (Northavon) (LD):

Mr. Hutton:

1.47 pm

Alan Duncan (Rutland and Melton) (Con):

Mr. Peter Lilley (Hitchin and Harpenden) (Con):

Alan Duncan:

Steve Webb:

Alan Duncan:

Column: 342

Column: 343

Mr. Heathcoat-Amory:

Alan Duncan:

Column: 344

Rob Marris:

Alan Duncan:

Ms Hewitt:

Alan Duncan:

Ms Hewitt:

Column: 345

Alan Duncan:

Mr. John Gummer (Suffolk, Coastal) (Con):

Alan Duncan:

Mr. Kenneth Clarke (Rushcliffe) (Con):

Alan Duncan:

Several hon. Members

Column: 346

Alan Duncan:

Peter Luff:

Alan Duncan:

Mr. Heathcoat-Amory:

Mr. Deputy Speaker:

Alan Duncan:

Mr. Doug Henderson (Newcastle upon Tyne, North) (Lab):

Alan Duncan:

Column: 347

Mr. Henderson:

Alan Duncan:

Rob Marris:

Alan Duncan:

Column: 348

Rob Marris:

Alan Duncan:

Mr. Lilley:

Alan Duncan:

Mr. Ian Taylor:

Alan Duncan:

Mr. Harper:

Column: 349

Alan Duncan:

Column: 350

Mr. Clappison:

Alan Duncan:

Column: 351

Column: 352

Mr. Hutton:

Alan Duncan:

Mr. Hutton:

Column: 353

Alan Duncan:

Mr. William Cash (Stone) (Con)

Mr. Kenneth Clarke

Alan Duncan:

Mr. Cash:

Alan Duncan:

Mr. Clarke:

Column: 354

Alan Duncan:

Mr. Hutton

Alan Duncan:

Mr. Hutton:

Alan Duncan:

Column: 355

Several hon. Members

Mr. Deputy Speaker:

2.36 pm

Sir Stuart Bell (Middlesbrough) (Lab):

Column: 356

Mr. Cash:

Sir Stuart Bell:

Column: 357

Alan Duncan:

Sir Stuart Bell:

Peter Luff:

Sir Stuart Bell:

Mr. Gummer:

Sir Stuart Bell:

Column: 358

Ms Hewitt:

Sir Stuart Bell:

Column: 359

Mr. Gummer:

Sir Stuart Bell:

Mr. Cash:

Column: 360

Sir Stuart Bell:

Column: 361

Column: 362

Column: 363

Mr. Cash:

Sir Stuart Bell:

Column: 364

3.9 pm

Steve Webb (Northavon) (LD):

Mr. Harper:

Steve Webb:

Column: 365

Mr. Weir:

Steve Webb:

Ms Hewitt:

Steve Webb:

Mr. Cash:

Column: 366

Steve Webb:

Mr. Clappison:

Steve Webb:

Mr. Lilley:

Steve Webb:

The Minister for Energy (Malcolm Wicks):

Column: 367

Steve Webb:

Mr. Edward Davey (Kingston and Surbiton) (LD):

Steve Webb:

Mr. Gummer:

Madam Deputy Speaker (Sylvia Heal):

Steve Webb:

Column: 368

Mr. Lilley

Steve Webb:

3.24 pm

Column: 369

Ms Patricia Hewitt (Leicester, West) (Lab):

Mr. Harper:

Ms Hewitt:

Mr. Ian Taylor:

Column: 370

Ms Hewitt:

Column: 371

Mr. Weir:

Ms Hewitt:

Sir Nicholas Winterton (Macclesfield) (Con):

Column: 372

Ms Hewitt:

Sir Nicholas Winterton:

Ms Hewitt:

Mr. Cash:

Ms Hewitt:

Sir Nicholas Winterton:

Ms Hewitt:

Mrs. Curtis-Thomas:

Ms Hewitt:

Sir Stuart Bell:

Column: 373

Ms Hewitt:

Mr. Brady:

Column: 374

Ms Hewitt:

Mr. Brady:

Ms Hewitt:

Mr. Mark Hendrick (Preston) (Lab/Co-op):

Column: 375

Ms Hewitt:

Mr. Ian Taylor:

Ms Hewitt:

Sir Nicholas Winterton:

Madam Deputy Speaker:

Column: 376

Ms Hewitt:

3.58 pm

Peter Luff (Mid-Worcestershire) (Con):

Column: 377

Column: 378

Mr. Weir:

Peter Luff:

Mr. Cash:

Peter Luff:

Column: 379

Mr. Jim Cunningham (Coventry, South) (Lab):

Peter Luff:

Sir Nicholas Winterton:

Column: 381

Peter Luff:

Mr. Cash:

Peter Luff:

Column: 382

Mr. John Horam (Orpington) (Con):

Peter Luff:

Column: 383

Mr. Weir:

Peter Luff:

Column: 384

Mr. Weir

Peter Luff:

Mr. Weir:

Peter Luff:

4.21 pm

Mrs. Claire Curtis-Thomas (Crosby) (Lab):

Column: 385

Mr. Lilley:

Column: 386

Madam Deputy Speaker:

Mr. Harper:

Madam Deputy Speaker:

Mrs. Curtis-Thomas:

Column: 387

Madam Deputy Speaker:

Mrs. Curtis-Thomas:

4.31 pm

Mr. Ian Taylor (Esher and Walton) (Con):

Column: 388

Mr. Adam Holloway (Gravesham) (Con):

Mr. Taylor:

Column: 389

Mr. Cash

Mr. Taylor:

Mr. Cash:

Mr. Taylor:

Column: 390

4.45 pm

Column: 391

Mr. Mike Weir (Angus) (SNP):

Column: 392

Column: 393

Column: 394

4.58 pm

Mr. Mark Harper (Forest of Dean) (Con):

5 pm

Charles Hendry (Wealden) (Con):

Column: 395

Ms Hewitt:

Charles Hendry:

Steve Webb:

Column: 396

Charles Hendry:

Column: 397

5.10 pm

The Minister for Energy (Malcolm Wicks):

Rob Marris:

Malcolm Wicks:

Mr. Lilley:

Malcolm Wicks:

Column: 398

Mr. Deputy Speaker (Sir Michael Lord):

Malcolm Wicks:

Mr. Lilley:

Malcolm Wicks:

Column: 399

Alan Duncan:

Malcolm Wicks:

Column: 400

Alan Duncan:

Malcolm Wicks:

Mr. Lilley:

Malcolm Wicks:

Division No. 62 [Treaty of Lisbon (No. 2)]

Column: 402

[30 Jan 2008]
Division No. 063 [Treaty of Lisbon (No. 2)] [30 Jan 2008]

Simon Hughes (North Southwark and Bermondsey) (LD):

Mr. Deputy Speaker (Sir Michael Lord):

Column: 409

Orders of the Day [30 Jan 2008]

European Union (Amendment) Bill [30 Jan 2008]

5.48pm

Mr. Mark Francois (Rayleigh) (Con):

The Second Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means (Sir Michael Lord):

Mr. Francois:

Column: 410

Mr. Mark Hendrick (Preston) (Lab/Co-op):

Mr. Francois:

Mr. Peter Bone (Wellingborough) (Con):

Mr. Francois:

Column: 411

Martin Horwood (Cheltenham) (LD)

Mr. Francois:

Martin Horwood:

Mr. Francois:

Column: 412

Rob Marris (Wolverhampton, South-West) (Lab)

Mr. Francois:

Rob Marris:

Mr. Francois:

Mike Gapes (Ilford, South) (Lab/Co-op)

Mr. Francois:

Column: 413

Mike Gapes:

6 pm

Mr. Francois:

Mike Gapes:

Column: 414

Mr. Bone:

Mike Gapes:

Mr. Hendrick:

Mike Gapes:

Mr. Nigel Evans (Ribble Valley) (Con):

Mike Gapes:

Column: 415

Martin Horwood:

Mr. James Clappison (Hertsmere) (Con):

Martin Horwood:

Column: 416

Mr. Graham Brady (Altrincham and Sale, West) (Con):

Martin Horwood:

Several hon. Members

Martin Horwood:

The Second Deputy Chairman:

Martin Horwood:

Mr. Francois:

Martin Horwood:

Ms Patricia Hewitt (Leicester, West) (Lab):

Column: 417

6.15 pm

Martin Horwood:

The Second Deputy Chairman:

Martin Horwood:

Column: 418

Mr. Bone:

Martin Horwood:

Mr. Evans:

Martin Horwood:

Sir Stuart Bell (Middlesbrough) (Lab):

Column: 419

Mr. Brady:

Sir Stuart Bell:

Column: 420

Rob Marris:

Sir Stuart Bell:

Mr. Evans:

Column: 421

Sir Stuart Bell:

6.30 pm

Mr. Richard Shepherd (Aldridge-Brownhills) (Con):

Sir Stuart Bell:

Column: 422

Mr. Shepherd:

Sir Stuart Bell:

Mr. Shepherd:

Sir Stuart Bell:

The Second Deputy Chairman:

Sir Stuart Bell:

Column: 423

Kelvin Hopkins (Luton, North) (Lab):

Sir Stuart Bell:

Column: 424

Mr. Peter Lilley (Hitchin and Harpenden) (Con):

Mr. David Drew (Stroud) (Lab/Co-op):

Column: 425

Mr. Lilley:

6.45 pm

Kelvin Hopkins:

Mr. Lilley:

Column: 426

Mr. Philip Hollobone (Kettering) (Con):

Mr. Lilley:

Ms Hewitt:

Mr. Lilley:

Mr. Bernard Jenkin (North Essex) (Con):

Mr. Lilley:

Column: 427

Mr. Jenkin:

Mr. Lilley:

Ms Hewitt:

Mr. Lilley:

Kelvin Hopkins:

Mr. Lilley:

Column: 428

Michael Connarty (Linlithgow and East Falkirk) (Lab):

Column: 429

Dr. Gavin Strang (Edinburgh, East) (Lab):

Michael Connarty:

7 pm

The Minister for Europe (Mr. Jim Murphy):

Column: 430

Mr. Bone:

Mr. Murphy:

Mr. William Cash (Stone) (Con):

The First Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means (Sylvia Heal):

Mr. Murphy:

Column: 431

Mr. Lilley:

Mr. Murphy:

Mr. Jenkin:

Column: 432

Mr. Murphy:

Mr. Jenkin:

Mr. Murphy:

Mr. Cash:

Mr. Murphy:

Mr. Shepherd

Column: 433

Mr. Murphy:

Mr. Shepherd:

Mr. Murphy:

Martin Horwood:

Mr. Murphy:

7.15 pm

Mr. Francois:

Column: 434

Division No. 064 [European Union (Amendment) Bill] [30 Jan 2008]

DELEGATED LEGISLATION [30 Jan 2008]

Madam Deputy Speaker (Sylvia Heal):

BUSINESS OF THE HOUSE [30 Jan 2008]

Column: 439

Travelling Community [30 Jan 2008]

7.34 pm

Mr. Brian H. Donohoe (Central Ayrshire) (Lab):

Julie Morgan (Cardiff, North) (Lab):

Mr. Donohoe:

Several hon. Members

Mr. Donohoe:

Jim Sheridan (Paisley and Renfrewshire, North) (Lab):

Mr. Donohoe:

Column: 440

Martin Salter (Reading, West) (Lab):

Mr. Donohoe:

Martin Salter:

Mr. Donohoe:

Column: 441

Rosie Cooper (West Lancashire) (Lab):

Mr. Donohoe:

Column: 442

David Taylor (North-West Leicestershire) (Lab/Co-op):

Mr. Donohoe:

Column: 443

7.52 pm

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (Mr. Iain Wright):

Column: 444

Column: 445

Column: 446

Mr. Donohoe:

Mr. Wright:


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