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Table of Contents for
Wednesday 18 Nov 1998

Volume No. 594 Part No. 229

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Food Standards Agency

Ordnance Survey Maps

Dietary Supplements

Bangladesh Flood Disaster

Business

City of Westminster Bill [H.L.]

Business of the House

Standing Orders (Public Business)

House of Lords' Offices: Select Committee Report

Registration of Political Parties Bill

Support in Bereavement

Security for Private Road Works (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 1998

Channel 4 (Application of Excess Revenues) Order 1998

Agriculture

European Parliamentary Elections Bill

Written Answers

Breast Cancer Radiotherapy Injuries: Legal Aid

Public Interest Proceedings: Costs

Reputation as a Human Right

Pension Sharing

No Fault Divorce

Public Service Staff Numbers

Welfare to Work: Refusals Sanctions

Teacher Numbers

Class Size Reduction

New Deal Pilots: Assumptions

Prisons: Care of Pregnant Women and Babies

Police Surveillance Operations

Asylum Applicants: Detention

Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture: Allegations

Benefit Integrity Project

All Work Test for Claimants with Mental Illness

Refusal of Incapacity Benefit and Jobseeker's Allowance

Kosovo Liberation Army: Funding

NATO

US/Israeli Memorandum of Understanding

Sudan

NATO: Strategic Concept

Northern Ireland: Arrests under Anti-terrorism Legislation

Bowes Museum

Manchester Health Authority Revenue Allocation 1999-2000

Medicines Control Agency: Herbal and Vitamin Preparations

Hospital Waiting Lists



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Food Standards Agency [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Peyton of Yeovil

The Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (Lord Donoughue)

Lord Peyton of Yeovil

Lord Donoughue

Lord Rea

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Lord Donoughue

Baroness Masham of Ilton

Lord Donoughue

Ordnance Survey Maps [18 Nov 1998]

2.35 p.m.

Lord Taylor of Blackburn

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Lord Taylor of Blackburn

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Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Noble Lords

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Lord McNally

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Viscount Addison

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

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Lord Bruce of Donington

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Lord Dixon-Smith

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Baroness Miller of Hendon

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Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Dietary Supplements [18 Nov 1998]

2.45 p.m.

Earl Baldwin of Bewdley

Lord Donoughue

Earl Baldwin of Bewdley

Lord Donoughue

Lord Clement-Jones

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Lord Donoughue

Lord Pearson of Rannoch

Lord Donoughue

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Donoughue

Lord Thurlow

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Lord Donoughue

Lord McNair

Lord Donoughue

Noble Lords

Lord Mackie of Benshie

The Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Jay of Paddington)

Bangladesh Flood Disaster [18 Nov 1998]

2.54 p.m.

Lord Shore of Stepney

Baroness Amos

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Lord Shore of Stepney

Baroness Amos

Lord Swinfen

Baroness Amos

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Viscount Waverley

Baroness Amos

Baroness Uddin

Baroness Amos

Business [18 Nov 1998]

3.1 p.m.

Lord Carter

Lord Strathclyde

Lord Ewing of Kirkford

Lord Carter

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City of Westminster Bill [H.L.] [18 Nov 1998]

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Boston of Faversham)

Business of the House [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Jay of Paddington

Standing Orders (Public Business) [18 Nov 1998]

The Chairman of Committees

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House of Lords' Offices: Select Committee Report [18 Nov 1998]

3.3 p.m.

The Chairman of Committees

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3.8 p.m.

Lord Strabolgi

Lord Cocks of Hartcliffe

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Lord Berkeley

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Lord Cockfield

Lord Monkswell

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Lord Ampthill

Lord Strathclyde

The Viscount of Falkland

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Baroness David

Lord Carter

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The Chairman of Committees

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Lord Strabolgi

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Lord Cocks of Hartcliffe

3.43 p.m.

Division No. 1 (House of Lords' Offices: Select Committee Report) [18 Nov 1998]

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Registration of Political Parties Bill [18 Nov 1998]

3.54 p.m.

The Minister of State, Home Office (Lord Williams of Mostyn)

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Lord Goodhart

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Lord Williams of Mostyn

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The Lord Advocate (Lord Hardie)

Support in Bereavement [18 Nov 1998]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Social Security (Baroness Hollis of Heigham)

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4.13 p.m.

Lord Higgins

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4.20 p.m.

Earl Russell

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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4.36 p.m.

Baroness Turner of Camden

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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The Lord Bishop of Bradford

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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Security for Private Road Works (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 1998 [18 Nov 1998]

4.45 p.m.

Baroness Ramsay of Cartvale

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Lord Mackie of Benshie

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Baroness Ramsay of Cartvale

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Channel 4 (Application of Excess Revenues) Order 1998 [18 Nov 1998]

4.55 p.m.

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Lord Thomson of Monifieth

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The Earl of Courtown

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Agriculture [18 Nov 1998]

5.9 p.m.

Lord Palmer

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5.25 p.m.

Lord Grantchester

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5.29 p.m.

Lord Stanley of Alderley

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5.31 p.m.

The Earl of Lytton

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5.35 p.m.

Baroness Trumpington

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5.41 p.m.

Lord Rathcavan

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5.45 p.m.

Lord Dixon-Smith

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5.52 p.m.

Lord Wade of Chorlton

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5.58 p.m.

Baroness Masham of Ilton

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6.5 p.m.

Lord Rowallan

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6.11 p.m.

Lord Lyell

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6.18 p.m.

The Earl of Sandwich

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6.25 p.m.

Lord Gisborough

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6.32 p.m.

Earl Peel

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6.38 p.m.

Lord Glentoran

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6.41 p.m.

Lord Mackie of Benshie

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6.52 p.m.

Baroness Anelay of St. Johns

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7.2 p.m.

Lord Donoughue

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Baroness Anelay of St. Johns

Lord Donoughue

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Lord Gisborough

Lord Donoughue

7.27 p.m.

Lord Palmer

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European Parliamentary Elections Bill [18 Nov 1998]

7.29 p.m.

Lord Carter

Lord Williams of Mostyn

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Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

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A noble Lord

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

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Lord Shore of Stepney

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8 p.m.

Lord Garel-Jones

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Lord Weatherill

Earl Russell

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Lord Graham of Edmonton

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Lord Beloff

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

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Lord Bethell

Lord McNally

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Noble Lords

Lord McNally

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Lord Williams of Mostyn

Noble Lords

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Noble Lords

Lord Williams of Mostyn

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Noble Lords

Lord Williams of Mostyn

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8.45 p.m.

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Noble Lords

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

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Earl Russell

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

8.50 p.m.

Division No. 2 (European Parliamentary Elections Bill) [18 Nov 1998]

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9.1 p.m.

Baroness Jay of Paddington

Viscount Cranborne

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Noble Lords

Viscount Cranborne

Lord Rodgers of Quarry Bank

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Noble Lords

Lord Carter

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Written Answers [18 Nov 1998]

Breast Cancer Radiotherapy Injuries: Legal Aid [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Ironside -- Breast Cancer Radiotherapy Injuries: Legal Aid [18 Nov 1998]

The Lord Chancellor (Lord Irvine of Lairg)

Public Interest Proceedings: Costs [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Lester of Herne Hill -- Public Interest Proceedings: Costs [18 Nov 1998]

The Lord Chancellor

Reputation as a Human Right [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Lester of Herne Hill -- Reputation as a Human Right [18 Nov 1998]

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The Lord Chancellor

Pension Sharing [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Patten -- Pension Sharing [18 Nov 1998]

The Lord Chancellor

No Fault Divorce [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Patten -- No Fault Divorce [18 Nov 1998]

The Lord Chancellor

Public Service Staff Numbers [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Stoddart of Swindon -- Public Service Staff Numbers [18 Nov 1998]

The Minister of State, Cabinet Office (Lord Falconer of Thoroton)

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Welfare to Work: Refusals Sanctions [18 Nov 1998]

Earl Russell -- Welfare to Work: Refusals Sanctions [18 Nov 1998]

The Minister of State, Department for Education and Employment (Baroness Blackstone)

Earl Russell -- Welfare to Work: Refusals Sanctions [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Blackstone

Teacher Numbers [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Stoddart of Swindon -- Teacher Numbers [18 Nov 1998]

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Baroness Blackstone

Class Size Reduction [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Lucas -- Class Size Reduction [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Blackstone

New Deal Pilots: Assumptions [18 Nov 1998]

Earl Russell -- New Deal Pilots: Assumptions [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Blackstone

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Prisons: Care of Pregnant Women and Babies [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Dholakia -- Prisons: Care of Pregnant Women and Babies [18 Nov 1998]

The Minister of State, Home Office (Lord Williams of Mostyn)

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Police Surveillance Operations [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Dean of Beswick -- Police Surveillance Operations [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

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Asylum Applicants: Detention [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Avebury -- Asylum Applicants: Detention [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture: Allegations [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Avebury -- Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture: Allegations [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

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Benefit Integrity Project [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Morris of Manchester -- Benefit Integrity Project [18 Nov 1998]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Social Security (Baroness Hollis of Heigham)

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All Work Test for Claimants with Mental Illness [18 Nov 1998]

The Earl of Clancarty -- All Work Test for Claimants with Mental Illness [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Refusal of Incapacity Benefit and Jobseeker's Allowance [18 Nov 1998]

Earl Russell -- Refusal of Incapacity Benefit and Jobseeker's Allowance [18 Nov 1998]

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Kosovo Liberation Army: Funding [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Kennet -- Kosovo Liberation Army: Funding [18 Nov 1998]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean)

NATO [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Kennet -- NATO [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

US/Israeli Memorandum of Understanding [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Kennet -- US/Israeli Memorandum of Understanding [18 Nov 1998]

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Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Sudan [18 Nov 1998]

Lord McNair -- Sudan [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord McNair -- Sudan [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

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Lord McNair -- Sudan [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord McNair -- Sudan [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord McNair -- Sudan [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord McNair -- Sudan [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

NATO: Strategic Concept [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Kennet -- NATO: Strategic Concept [18 Nov 1998]

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The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence (Lord Gilbert)

Northern Ireland: Arrests under Anti-terrorism Legislation [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Hylton -- Northern Ireland: Arrests under Anti-terrorism Legislation [18 Nov 1998]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Northern Ireland Office (Lord Dubs)

Bowes Museum [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Freyberg -- Bowes Museum [18 Nov 1998]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Manchester Health Authority Revenue Allocation 1999-2000 [18 Nov 1998]

Lord Dean of Beswick -- Manchester Health Authority Revenue Allocation 1999-2000 [18 Nov 1998]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Baroness Hayman)

Medicines Control Agency: Herbal and Vitamin Preparations [18 Nov 1998]

Earl Baldwin of Bewdley -- Medicines Control Agency: Herbal and Vitamin Preparations [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Hayman

Earl Baldwin of Bewdley -- Medicines Control Agency: Herbal and Vitamin Preparations [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Hayman

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Earl Baldwin of Bewdley -- Medicines Control Agency: Herbal and Vitamin Preparations [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Hayman

Earl Baldwin of Bewdley -- Medicines Control Agency: Herbal and Vitamin Preparations [18 Nov 1998]

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Baroness Hayman

Earl Baldwin of Bewdley -- Medicines Control Agency: Herbal and Vitamin Preparations [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Hayman

Hospital Waiting Lists [18 Nov 1998]

Lord McColl of Dulwich -- Hospital Waiting Lists [18 Nov 1998]

Baroness Hayman

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