Table of Contents for
Tuesday 3 Feb 2004

Volume No. 657 Part No. 33

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Following the Table of Contents is a more detailed list which gives subject headings, timelines and names of speakers

North Korea

Rail Franchising

Tax Evasion

Avian Flu

Wind Farms

Horserace Betting and Olympic Lottery Bill

Weapons of Mass Destruction: Intelligence Review Committee

Justice (Northern Ireland) Bill [HL]

Gender Recognition Bill [HL]

Official Report of the Grand Committee on the

Energy Bill [HL]

Written Statements

Energy White Paper: Annual Report

NHS Foundation Trusts

Child Trust Fund: Draft Regulations

Census 2001

Middle East: Israeli Security Fence

Colchester Garrison PFI

Reserve Forces: Employer Notification

Armed Forces Pension Scheme

Written Answers

Northern Ireland: Ageism in the Workplace

Northern Ireland Civil Service: Smoking

Northern Ireland: Racist Incidents

Northern Ireland: Armagh City Shooting,11 January 2004

Northern Ireland: District Councillors' Expenses

Prison Service: Treatment of Juvenile Offenders

Prisons: Self-inflicted Deaths and Self-harm

Local Government Funding: Council Tax

Planning Reform: Disabled People

Sustainable Development: Social Inclusion

All-postal Ballots: Local Council By-elections

Company Directors: Diversity

Correspondence from MPs and Peers: Government's Performance Standards

Public Bodies

West Coast Main Line

Judicial Evidence: Still Photographs taken by Coloscopy



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Column: 547

North Korea [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Alton of Liverpool

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean)

Lord Alton of Liverpool

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 548

Lord Avebury

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Baroness Cox

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Archer of Sandwell

Column: 549

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Hannay of Chiswick

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Blaker

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 550

Rail Franchising [3 Feb 2004]

2.45 p.m.

Baroness Scott of Needham Market — Rail Franchising [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Baroness Scott of Needham Market

Lord Davies of Oldham

Lord Bradshaw

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: 551

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Davies of Oldham

Earl Attlee

Lord Davies of Oldham

The Earl of Mar and Kellie

Lord Davies of Oldham

Tax Evasion [3 Feb 2004]

2.50 p.m.

Lord Barnett — Tax Evasion [3 Feb 2004]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Culture, Media and Sport (Lord McIntosh of Haringey)

Column: 552

Lord Barnett

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Noakes

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: 553

Lord Peston

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Marsh

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Phillips of Sudbury

Noble Lords

Lord Phillips of Sudbury

Noble Lords

Lord Phillips of Sudbury

Noble Lords

Column: 554

Lord Phillips of Sudbury

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Barnett

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Avian Flu [3 Feb 2004]

3 p.m.

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer — Avian Flu [3 Feb 2004]

Column: 555

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Lord Whitty)

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Lord Whitty

Baroness Trumpington

Lord Whitty

Lord Soulsby of Swaffham Prior

Lord Whitty

Column: 556

Baroness Thomas of Walliswood

Lord Whitty

Baroness Byford

Lord Whitty

Column: 557

Lord Rotherwick

Lord Whitty

Wind Farms [3 Feb 2004]

3.9 p.m.

Lord Dixon-Smith — Wind Farms [3 Feb 2004]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Trade and Industry (Lord Sainsbury of Turville)

Lord Dixon-Smith

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Column: 558

Lord Watson of Richmond

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Lord Tanlaw

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

The Earl of Liverpool

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Lord Judd

Column: 559

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Earl Attlee

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Horserace Betting and Olympic Lottery Bill [3 Feb 2004]

Weapons of Mass Destruction: Intelligence Review Committee [3 Feb 2004]

3.16 p.m.

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 560

Column: 561

Column: 562

3.28 p.m.

Lord Howell of Guildford

Column: 563

Column: 564

3.35 p.m.

Baroness Williams of Crosby

Column: 565

3.40 p.m.

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 566

Column: 567

Column: 568

3.50 p.m.

Lord Archer of Sandwell

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 569

Lord King of Bridgwater

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

The Lord Bishop of Oxford

Column: 570

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Lloyd of Berwick

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 571

Lord Redesdale

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 572

Lord Merlyn-Rees

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Campbell of Croy

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Goodhart

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 573

Lord Campbell-Savours

Lord Biffen

Baroness Crawley

Lord Campbell-Savours

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Biffen

Column: 574

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Justice (Northern Ireland) Bill [HL] [3 Feb 2004]

4.10 p.m.

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Column: 575

4.15 p.m.

Lord Glentoran

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Constitutional Affairs (Lord Filkin)

Column: 576

Column: 577

Lord Molyneaux of Killead

Lord Filkin

Column: 578

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Column: 579

4.30 p.m.

Lord Filkin

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Lord Glentoran

Column: 580

Lord Mayhew of Twysden

Column: 581

Column: 582

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Lord Glentoran

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

4.45 p.m.

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Column: 583

Lord Smith of Clifton

Lord Filkin

Column: 584

Column: 585

Lord Glentoran

Column: 586

4.58 p.m.

Division No. 1 (Justice (Northern Ireland) Bill [HL]) [3 Feb 2004]

Column: 588

5.9 p.m.

Lord Glentoran

Lord Filkin

Column: 589

Lord Glentoran

5.15 p.m.

Lord Filkin

Lord Glentoran

The Deputy Speaker (Viscount Allenby of Megiddo)

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Column: 590

Lord Hylton

Lord Monson

Column: 591

Viscount Brookeborough

Lord Filkin

Column: 592

Column: 593

5.30 p.m.

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Baroness Amos

Column: 594

Lord Glentoran

Column: 595

Lord Mayhew of Twysden

Column: 596

Lord Smith of Clifton

Lord Mackay of Clashfern

Lord Kingsland

Column: 597

Lord Dubs

5.45 p.m.

Baroness Park of Monmouth

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Column: 598

Lord Molyneaux of Killead

Lord Filkin

Column: 599

Column: 600

Column: 601

6 p.m.

Viscount Bledisloe

Lord Filkin

Column: 602

Lord Glentoran

6.6 p.m.

Division No. 2 (Justice (Northern Ireland) Bill [HL]) [3 Feb 2004]

Column: 604

6.16 p.m.

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Column: 605

The Attorney-General (Lord Goldsmith)

Column: 606

Column: 607

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

6.30 p.m.

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Lord Glentoran

Column: 608

Lord Mayhew of Twysden

Column: 609

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Lord Goldsmith

Column: 610

Column: 611

6.45 p.m.

Lord Glentoran

The Lord President of the Council (Baroness Amos)

Column: 612

Lord Glentoran

Baroness Amos

Lord Glentoran

Column: 613

Baroness Amos

Column: 614

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Lord Glentoran

Baroness Amos

Column: 615

Lord Glentoran

Lord Glentoran

Baroness Amos

Lord Glentoran

Column: 616

Baroness Amos

Lord Glentoran

Baroness Amos

Gender Recognition Bill [HL] [3 Feb 2004]

7.4 p.m.

Lord Filkin

Lord Tebbit

Column: 617

Column: 618

Lord Turnberg

Column: 619

7.15 p.m.

Lord Winston

Column: 620

Lord Lucas

Column: 621

Earl Ferrers

Lord Filkin

Column: 622

Lord Tebbit

Column: 623

Lord Elton

Column: 624

Lord Tebbit

7.35 p.m.

Division No. 3 (Gender Recognition Bill [HL]) [3 Feb 2004]

Column: 625

7.45 p.m.

Lord Filkin

Column: 626

The Lord Bishop of Worcester

Column: 627

Lord Filkin

Lord Carlile of Berriew

Column: 628

Lord Monson

Column: 629

8 p.m.

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions (Baroness Hollis of Heigham)

Column: 630

Lord Carlile of Berriew

Column: 631

Lord Goodhart

Column: 632

Lord Filkin

Lord Goodhart

Lord Filkin

Lord Carlile of Berriew

Lord Filkin

Column: 633

Column: 634

8.15 p.m.

Lord Goodhart

Baroness O'Cathain

Column: 635

Column: 636

Lord Filkin

Column: 637

Baroness O'Cathain

Lord Filkin

Noble Lords

Baroness O'Cathain

Lord Filkin

8.30 p.m.

Baroness O'Cathain

Lord Filkin

Baroness O'Cathain

Column: 638

Lord Filkin

Baroness O'Cathain

The Lord Bishop of Southwell

Column: 639

Column: 640

Lord Filkin

The Lord Bishop of Southwell

Baroness O'Cathain

Column: 641

Column: 642

The Lord Bishop of Worcester

Column: 643

8.45 p.m.

Lord Elton

The Lord Bishop of Worcester

Lord Elton

Lord Filkin

Column: 644

Column: 645

Baroness O'Cathain

Baroness Buscombe

Column: 646

Earl Ferrers

Column: 647

Column: 648

Column: 649

Lord Monson

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Column: 650

Earl Ferrers

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Column: 651

9.15 p.m.

Earl Ferrers

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Baroness Buscombe

Column: 652

Earl Ferrers

Column: 653

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Baroness Buscombe

Column: 654

Lord Goodhart

The Earl of Mar and Kellie

Column: 655

9.30 p.m.

Baroness Buscombe

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Column: 656

The Earl of Mar and Kellie

Baroness O'Cathain

Column: 657

Column: 658

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Column: 659

Column: 660

9.45 p.m.

Baroness O'Cathain

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Baroness O'Cathain

Column: 661

The Lord Bishop of Southwell

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Column: 662

The Lord Bishop of Southwell

Lord Marlesford

Column: 663

Column: 664

10 p.m.

Lord Tebbit

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Lord Tebbit

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Lord Tebbit

Column: 665

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Earl Ferrers

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Earl Ferrers

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Column: 666

Lord Marlesford

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

Column: 667

Baroness Buscombe

Lord Filkin

Column: 668

10.15 p.m.

Baroness Buscombe

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Column: 669

Column: 670

Lord Goodhart

Lord Filkin

Column: GC283

Official Report of the Grand Committee on the [3 Feb 2004]

Official Report of the Grand Committee on the [3 Feb 2004]

Energy Bill [HL] [3 Feb 2004]

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Geddes)

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Lord Whitty)

Column: GC284

Baroness Miller of Hendon

Lord Whitty

Lord Jenkin of Roding

Column: GC285

Column: GC286

Column: GC287

Column: GC288

Column: GC289

4 p.m.

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Column: GC290

Lord Ezra

Column: GC291

Baroness Miller of Hendon

Lord Tombs

Column: GC292

Lord Whitty

Column: GC293

Column: GC294

Column: GC295

4.15 p.m.

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Column: GC296

Baroness Byford

Column: GC297

Lord Jenkin of Roding

Column: GC298

4.30 p.m.

Lord Jenkin of Roding

Column: GC299

Column: GC300

Column: GC301

Lord Ezra

Lord Davies of Oldham

Lord Jenkin of Roding

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: GC302

4.45 p.m.

Lord Jenkin of Roding

Column: GC303

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Column: GC304

Lord Ezra

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Column: GC305

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Elton)

Lord Dixon-Smith

Column: GC306

5.15 p.m.

Earl Attlee

Baroness Byford

Column: GC307

Viscount Ullswater

Column: GC308

Baroness Miller of Hendon

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: GC309

Column: GC310

Lord Dixon-Smith

5.30 p.m.

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: GC311

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Lord Davies of Oldham

Baroness Byford

Lord Davies of Oldham

Baroness Byford

Lord Triesman

Baroness Byford

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: GC312

Lord Higgins

Lord Davies of Oldham

Viscount Ullswater

Lord Davies of Oldham

Baroness Byford

Column: GC313

Lord Davies of Oldham

The Duke of Montrose

Lord Davies of Oldham

5.45 p.m.

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Column: GC314

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Column: GC315

Lord Dixon-Smith

Lord Davies of Oldham

Viscount Ullswater

Lord Davies of Oldham

Lord Skelmersdale

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Column: GC316

Baroness Byford

Column: GC317

Column: GC318

6 p.m.

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Baroness Miller of Hendon

Column: GC319

Baroness Miller of Hendon

Lord Triesman

Column: GC320

Noble Lords

Lord Triesman

Column: GC321

Baroness Miller of Hendon

Viscount Ullswater

Column: GC322

The Duke of Montrose

6.30 p.m.

Lord Dixon-Smith

Lord Triesman

Column: GC323

Lord Dixon-Smith

Lord Triesman

Baroness Miller of Hendon

Lord Triesman

Baroness Byford

Column: GC324

Column: GC325

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Lord Triesman

Column: GC326

6.45 p.m.

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Column: GC327

Lord Whitty

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Whitty

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

The Duke of Montrose

Lord Whitty

Column: GC328

The Duke of Montrose

Lord Whitty

Lord Skelmersdale

Lord Whitty

Lord Skelmersdale

Lord Whitty

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Column: GC329

7 p.m.

Lord Triesman

Column: GC330

Column: GC331

Lord Higgins

Lord Triesman

Lord Higgins

Lord Triesman

Column: GC332

Baroness Byford

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Higgins

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Column: GC333

Lord Triesman

7.15 p.m.

Lord Higgins

Lord Triesman

Lord Higgins

Lord Triesman

Column: GC334

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Lyell)

Lord Whitty

Column: GC335

Baroness Byford

Earl Attlee

Lord Whitty

Baroness Byford

Column: GC336

Lord Whitty

Baroness Byford

Column: GC337

The Duke of Montrose

7.30 p.m.

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Column: GC338

Lord Whitty

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Whitty

Baroness Miller of Hendon

Column: GC339

Column: GC340

Lord Whitty

Lord Triesman

The Deputy Chairman of Committees

Written Statements

Column: WS21

Energy White Paper: Annual Report [3 Feb 2004]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Trade and Industry (Lord Sainsbury of Turville)

NHS Foundation Trusts [3 Feb 2004]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Lord Warner)

Column: WS22

Child Trust Fund: Draft Regulations [3 Feb 2004]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Culture, Media and Sport (Lord McIntosh of Haringey)

Column: WS23

Census 2001 [3 Feb 2004]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Middle East: Israeli Security Fence [3 Feb 2004]

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean)

Column: WS24

Colchester Garrison PFI [3 Feb 2004]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Defence (Lord Bach)

Column: WS25

Reserve Forces: Employer Notification [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Bach

Column: WS26

Armed Forces Pension Scheme [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Bach

[3 Feb 2004]

Column: WA91

Written Answers [3 Feb 2004]

Northern Ireland: Ageism in the Workplace [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Laird — Northern Ireland: Ageism in the Workplace [3 Feb 2004]

The Lord President of the Council (Baroness Amos)

Northern Ireland Civil Service: Smoking [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Laird — Northern Ireland Civil Service: Smoking [3 Feb 2004]

Baroness Amos

Northern Ireland: Racist Incidents [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Hylton — Northern Ireland: Racist Incidents [3 Feb 2004]

Column: WA92

Baroness Amos

Northern Ireland: Armagh City Shooting,11 January 2004 [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Kilclooney — Northern Ireland: Armagh City Shooting,11 January 2004 [3 Feb 2004]

Baroness Amos

Column: WA93

Northern Ireland: District Councillors' Expenses [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Kilclooney — Northern Ireland: District Councillors' Expenses [3 Feb 2004]

Baroness Amos

Prison Service: Treatment of Juvenile Offenders [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Northbourne — Prison Service: Treatment of Juvenile Offenders [3 Feb 2004]

The Minister of State, Home Office (Baroness Scotland of Asthal)

Column: WA94

Prisons: Self-inflicted Deaths and Self-harm [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Lester of Herne Hill — Prisons: Self-inflicted Deaths and Self-harm [3 Feb 2004]

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: WA95

Local Government Funding: Council Tax [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Taylor of Warwick — Local Government Funding: Council Tax [3 Feb 2004]

The Minister of State, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (Lord Rooker)

Column: WA96

Planning Reform: Disabled People [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Baker of Dorking — Planning Reform: Disabled People [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Rooker

Column: WA97

Sustainable Development: Social Inclusion [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Baker of Dorking — Sustainable Development: Social Inclusion [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Rooker

All-postal Ballots: Local Council By-elections [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Greaves — All-postal Ballots: Local Council By-elections [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Rooker

Column: WA98

Company Directors: Diversity [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay — Company Directors: Diversity [3 Feb 2004]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Trade and Industry (Lord Sainsbury of Turville)

Column: WA99

Correspondence from MPs and Peers: Government's Performance Standards [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Lester of Herne Hill — Correspondence from MPs and Peers: Government's Performance Standards [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Public Bodies [3 Feb 2004]

Baroness Howe of Idlicote — Public Bodies [3 Feb 2004]

Column: WA100

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Baroness Howe of Idlicote — Public Bodies [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Baroness Howe of Idlicote — Public Bodies [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Bassam of Brighton

West Coast Main Line [3 Feb 2004]

Lord Bradshaw — West Coast Main Line [3 Feb 2004]

Column: WA101

Lord Davies of Oldham

Judicial Evidence: Still Photographs taken by Coloscopy [3 Feb 2004]

Earl Howe — Judicial Evidence: Still Photographs taken by Coloscopy [3 Feb 2004]

Column: WA102

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Constitutional Affairs (Lord Filkin)


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