Table of Contents for
Tuesday 23 Mar 2004

Volume No. 659 Part No. 58

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Incomes Gap: Social Consequences

Government Departments: Efficiency Review

People Trafficking

Terrorist Attacks in Spain: Implications for UK Foreign Policy

Hospices: Financial Support

Business of the House: Executive Powers and Civil Service Bill [HL]

Energy Bill [HL]

Patents Bill [HL]

Paternity and Adoption Leave (Amendment) Regulations 2004

Statutory Paternity Pay and Statutory Adoption Pay (Weekly Rates) (Amendment) Regulations 2004

Renewables Obligation (Amendment) Order 2004

National Minimum Wage Regulations 1999 (Amendment) Regulations 2004

London Local Authorities Bill [HL]

Official Report of the Grand Committee on the

Child Trust Funds Bill

Written Statements

Licensing Act 2003: Section 182 Draft Guidance

Fine Enforcement

Written Answers

Coroner and Death Certification Service

Feltham Young Offender Institution: Literacy Programme

Anabolic Steroid Misuse

Youth Sport Trust: DfES Support

School Sport Partnerships

Physical Education Teachers

Physical Education: Obese and Overweight Pupils

A27

Railway Stations

Network Rail

Occupational Pensions

Horse Passports

Income Tax and National Insurance

Film Production Tax Relief

Wind Farms

Sub-post Offices: South Tyneside

Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome



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Tuesday 23 Mar 2004

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Column: 585

Incomes Gap: Social Consequences [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Lea of Crondall — Incomes Gap: Social Consequences [23 Mar 2004]

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

Lord Lea of Crondall

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: 586

The Lord Bishop of Portsmouth

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Dholakia

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Marlesford

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Sheldon

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: 587

Lord Newby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Hoyle

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Skelmersdale

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Haskel

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: 588

Government Departments: Efficiency Review [23 Mar 2004]

2.43 p.m.

Lord Campbell-Savours — Government Departments: Efficiency Review [23 Mar 2004]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Campbell-Savours

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Newby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: 589

Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Skelmersdale

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

People Trafficking [23 Mar 2004]

2.49 p.m.

Lord Hylton — People Trafficking [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 590

Lord Hylton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Avebury

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 591

Baroness Sharples

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Lord Bassam of Brighton

The Earl of Sandwich

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Dholakia

Column: 592

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Earl Ferrers

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Terrorist Attacks in Spain: Implications for UK Foreign Policy [23 Mar 2004]

2.57 p.m.

Lord Blaker — Terrorist Attacks in Spain: Implications for UK Foreign Policy [23 Mar 2004]

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

Lord Blaker

Column: 593

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Clinton-Davis

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 594

Baroness Williams of Crosby

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

The Lord Bishop of Portsmouth

Column: 595

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Howell of Guildford

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Lea of Crondall

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 596

Hospices: Financial Support [23 Mar 2004]

3.8 p.m.

Lord Laming — Hospices: Financial Support [23 Mar 2004]

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

Lord Laming

Lord Warner

Lord Clement-Jones

Lord Warner

Column: 597

Lord Glenarthur

Lord Warner

Lord Ashley of Stoke

Lord Warner

Lord Walton of Detchant

Lord Warner

The Lord Bishop of Oxford

Lord Warner

Column: 598

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Lord Warner

Business of the House: Executive Powers and Civil Service Bill [HL] [23 Mar 2004]

The Lord President of the Council (Baroness Amos)

Energy Bill [HL] [23 Mar 2004]

3.16 p.m.

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

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Column: 599

Column: 600

Column: 601

Lord Ezra

Lord Jenkin of Roding

Column: 602

Baroness Byford

3.30 p.m.

Lord Dixon-Smith

Lord Whitty

Column: 603

Column: 604

Baroness Byford

Lord Whitty

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Column: 605

3.43 p.m.

Division No. 1 (Energy Bill [HL]) [23 Mar 2004]

Column: 607

3.54 p.m.

Lord Greenway

Column: 608

Column: 609

Column: 610

4 p.m.

Lord Dixon-Smith

Column: 611

The Earl of Sandwich

Lord Monro of Langholm

Lord MacKenzie of Culkein

Column: 612

4.15 p.m.

The Earl of Caithness

Column: 613

Column: 614

Lord Howie of Troon

Lord Donaldson of Lymington

Column: 615

Column: 616

4.30 p.m.

Lord Howie of Troon

Lord Donaldson of Lymington

Column: 617

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Lord Higgins

Column: 618

Column: 619

4.45 p.m.

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: 620

Column: 621

Lord Dixon-Smith

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: 622

Lord Dixon-Smith

5 p.m.

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: 623

Column: 624

Lord Higgins

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: 625

Lord Greenway

Column: 626

Lord Higgins

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: 627

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Column: 628

Lord Davies of Oldham

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Davies of Oldham

Lord Higgins

Baroness Byford

Column: 629

Column: 630

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Lord Whitty

Column: 631

5.30 p.m.

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Lord Whitty

Baroness Byford

Column: 632

Lord Kingsland

Lord Whitty

Column: 633

Lord Kingsland

Lord Whitty

Column: 634

Lord Kingsland

Lord Higgins

Lord Higgins

Column: 635

The Deputy Speaker (Baroness Cox)

The Lord Chancellor (Lord Falconer of Thoroton)

Lord Higgins

Column: 636

5.48 p.m.

Division No. 2 (Energy Bill [HL]) [23 Mar 2004]

Column: 638

Lord Higgins

6 p.m.

Lord Greenway

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: 639

Lord Higgins

6.4 p.m.

Division No. 3 (Energy Bill [HL]) [23 Mar 2004]

Column: 641

6.16 p.m.

Lord Higgins

Column: 642

Lord Dixon-Smith

The Earl of Caithness

Column: 643

Lord Donaldson of Lymington

Lord Greenway

Lord Jenkin of Roding

Lord Triesman

Column: 644

Column: 645

6.30 p.m.

Lord Donaldson of Lymington

Lord Triesman

The Earl of Caithness

Lord Triesman

Lord Jenkin of Roding

Lord Triesman

Baroness Byford

Column: 646

Lord Howie of Troon

Lord Davies of Oldham

Lord Triesman

Lord Lawson of Blaby

Lord Triesman

Lord Higgins

Column: 647

Lord Triesman

Column: 648

Lord Higgins

Lord Triesman

Baroness Byford

6.45 p.m.

Lord Higgins

Lord Davies of Oldham

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Column: 649

The Earl of Caithness

Lord Jenkin of Roding

Column: 650

Lord Dixon-Smith

Column: 651

Lord Greenway

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Donaldson of Lymington

Column: 652

7 p.m.

Baroness Byford

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: 653

Column: 654

7.15 p.m.

The Earl of Caithness

Column: 655

Lord Davies of Oldham

Lord Higgins

Baroness Miller of Hendon

Column: 656

Column: 657

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Lord Jenkin of Roding

Column: 658

Column: 659

7.30 p.m.

Lord Whitty

Column: 660

Column: 661

Baroness Miller of Hendon

Lord Whitty

Baroness Miller of Hendon

Column: 662

Lord Triesman

Patents Bill [HL] [23 Mar 2004]

7.39 p.m.

Earl Attlee

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

Column: 663

Earl Attlee

Lord Razzall

Column: 664

Column: 665

Earl Attlee

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Column: 666

Lord Razzall

Earl Attlee

Column: 667

Lord Triesman

Column: 668

8 p.m.

Earl Attlee

Earl Attlee

Column: 669

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Earl Attlee

Column: 670

Earl Attlee

Lord Lyell

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Column: 671

Earl Attlee

8.12 p.m.

Division No. 4 (Patents Bill [HL]) [23 Mar 2004]

Column: 672

8.21 p.m.

Earl Attlee

Column: 673

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Column: 674

Column: 675

Earl Attlee

Paternity and Adoption Leave (Amendment) Regulations 2004 [23 Mar 2004]

8.28 p.m.

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: 676

Earl Attlee

Column: 677

Baroness Barker

Column: 678

Lord Davies of Oldham

Statutory Paternity Pay and Statutory Adoption Pay (Weekly Rates) (Amendment) Regulations 2004 [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: 679

Renewables Obligation (Amendment) Order 2004 [23 Mar 2004]

8.42 p.m.

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: 680

Column: 681

Earl Attlee

Column: 682

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Column: 683

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: 684

National Minimum Wage Regulations 1999 (Amendment) Regulations 2004 [23 Mar 2004]

9 p.m.

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: 685

Column: 686

Column: 687

Column: 688

Earl Attlee

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Column: 689

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: 690

London Local Authorities Bill [HL] [23 Mar 2004]

Official Report of the Grand Committee on the [23 Mar 2004]

Official Report of the Grand Committee on the [23 Mar 2004]

Child Trust Funds Bill [23 Mar 2004]

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC266

Lord Newby

Lord Naseby

Column: GC267

Lord Woolmer of Leeds

Lord Naseby

Column: GC268

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Viscount Allenby of Megiddo)

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

Lord Naseby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC269

Column: GC270

Baroness Wilcox

4 p.m.

Lord Naseby

The Deputy Chairman of Committees

Lord Naseby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Naseby

Column: GC271

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC272

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Newby

Column: GC273

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Naseby

Column: GC274

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

4.15 p.m.

Lord Newby

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC275

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC276

Baroness Wilcox

Lord Naseby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC277

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC278

Baroness Wilcox

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC279

4.30 p.m.

Lord Naseby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC280

Lord Naseby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Naseby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC281

Lord Naseby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Wilcox

Lord Newby

Column: GC282

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC283

4.45 p.m.

Lord Newby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Newby

Column: GC284

Baroness Wilcox

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC285

Baroness Wilcox

Baroness Wilcox

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC286

Lord Naseby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC287

Baroness Wilcox

5 p.m.

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC288

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Naseby

Column: GC289

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Naseby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Wilcox

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC290

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC291

Column: GC292

5.15 p.m.

Baroness Wilcox

Baroness Wilcox

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC293

Baroness Wilcox

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC294

Lord Naseby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Noble Lords

Lord Naseby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC295

Baroness Wilcox

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC296

5.30 p.m.

Baroness Wilcox

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC297

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Skelmersdale

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC298

Baroness Wilcox

Baroness Wilcox

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC299

Lord Skelmersdale

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC300

Lord Naseby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Wilcox

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC301

6 p.m.

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC302

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC303

Lord Newby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Brabazon of Tara)

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC304

Lord Naseby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Naseby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Naseby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC305

Baroness Wilcox

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC306

Lord Naseby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Wilcox

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Wilcox

Lord Naseby

Column: GC307

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC308

6.30 p.m.

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC309

Lord MacGregor of Pulham Market

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord MacGregor of Pulham Market

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Wilcox

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC310

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Wilcox

Column: GC311

Baroness Wilcox

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC312

Baroness Wilcox

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC313

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: GC314

Written Statements

Column: WS35

Licensing Act 2003: Section 182 Draft Guidance [23 Mar 2004]

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

Column: WS36

Fine Enforcement [23 Mar 2004]

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

Column: WS35

[23 Mar 2004]

Column: WA87

Written Answers [23 Mar 2004]

Coroner and Death Certification Service [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Avebury — Coroner and Death Certification Service [23 Mar 2004]

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

Feltham Young Offender Institution: Literacy Programme [23 Mar 2004]

Baroness Hilton of Eggardon — Feltham Young Offender Institution: Literacy Programme [23 Mar 2004]

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Anabolic Steroid Misuse [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Moynihan — Anabolic Steroid Misuse [23 Mar 2004]

Column: WA88

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Youth Sport Trust: DfES Support [23 Mar 2004]

Youth Sport Trust: DfES Support [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Moynihan asked

Youth Sport Trust: DfES Support [23 Mar 2004]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Education and Skills (Baroness Ashton of Upholland)

Column: WA89

School Sport Partnerships [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Moynihan — School Sport Partnerships [23 Mar 2004]

Baroness Ashton of Upholland

Physical Education Teachers [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Moynihan — Physical Education Teachers [23 Mar 2004]

Baroness Ashton of Upholland

Column: WA90

Physical Education: Obese and Overweight Pupils [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Moynihan — Physical Education: Obese and Overweight Pupils [23 Mar 2004]

Baroness Ashton of Upholland

A27 [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Baker of Dorking — A27 [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Railway Stations [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Morris of Manchester — Railway Stations [23 Mar 2004]

Column: WA91

Lord Davies of Oldham

Network Rail [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Bowness — Network Rail [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Lord Bowness — Network Rail [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Occupational Pensions [23 Mar 2004]

Baroness Greengross — Occupational Pensions [23 Mar 2004]

Column: WA92

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

Horse Passports [23 Mar 2004]

Baroness Byford — Horse Passports [23 Mar 2004]

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

Column: WA93

Income Tax and National Insurance [23 Mar 2004]

Baroness Noakes — Income Tax and National Insurance [23 Mar 2004]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Film Production Tax Relief [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Trefgarne — Film Production Tax Relief [23 Mar 2004]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: WA94

Wind Farms [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Dixon-Smith — Wind Farms [23 Mar 2004]

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

Sub-post Offices: South Tyneside [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Dixon — Sub-post Offices: South Tyneside [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Lord Dixon — Sub-post Offices: South Tyneside [23 Mar 2004]

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome [23 Mar 2004]

The Countess of Mar — Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome [23 Mar 2004]

Column: WA95

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

Column: WA96


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