Table of Contents for
Thursday 16 Feb 2006

Volume No. 678 Part No. 108

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Royal Assent

Armed Forces: Germany

Civil Service: Specialists

Citizenship: Young People

Africa: Drought and Famine

Army: Advice of Attorney-General

Energy Policy: Nuclear Power

School Finance (England) Regulations 2006

Terrorism Bill

Written Statements

Armed Forces: Pay Review Body

Bovine Tuberculosis

Economic Partnership Agreements

Firth of Forth: Nature Conservation Sites

Incapacity Benefit

Influenza Pandemic

Local Government: Neighbourhood Renewal Fund

Northern Ireland: Policing and Justice

Pensions: Financial Assistance Scheme

Police: DNA Database

Private Security Industry

RAF: Chinook Helicopter Fleet

Railways: Regional Planning Assessments

Small Business Research Initiative

Vehicles: UK Registers

Written Answers

Asylum Seekers: Children

Aviation Health: Contaminated Air

Aviation: BAA

Aviation: CAA Charges

Aviation: In-flight Emergencies

Big Lottery Fund

Council Tax: Ministerial Code

DfT: Aviation Directorate

Electoral Commission

Energy: Nuclear Power

EU: Flag

Government Car and Despatch Agency

Government Computer Systems: Cabinet Office

Government Computer Systems: DCMS

Government Computer Systems: Defra

Government Computer Systems: Department for Transport

Government Computer Systems: Treasury

Heathrow Airport: Travelators

House of Lords: Occupational Health, Safety and Welfare Service

Housing: Affordable Housing Commission

India: Human Rights

Influenza Pandemic

Interception of Communications: Parliament

NHS: Dentists

NHS: iSoft

NHS: Pension Scheme

NHS: Renal Units

Official Gifts: Prime Minister

Palestine: Financial Assistance

Public Procurement: Social Inclusion

Questions for Written Answer

Railways: Sailsbury-Exeter

Railways: Westbury Interchange

Regional Development Funding

Roads: Repairs Backlog

Rural Enterprise Scheme

Stansted Airport

Sudan: Darfur

Transport Research Laboratory

Transport: Research and Consultancy Services

Transport: Urban Congestion

Universities: Higher Education Funding Council for England

Vehicles: HGV Licences

Vehicles: Personal Digital Cards

Vehicles: Stretch Limousines



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Royal Assent [16 Feb 2006]

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Brabazon of Tara)

Armed Forces: Germany [16 Feb 2006]

11.05 am

Lord Selsdon

Baroness Crawley

Lord Selsdon

Baroness Crawley

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Lord Astor of Hever

Baroness Crawley

Lord Garden

Baroness Crawley

Lord Kilclooney

Baroness Crawley

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Lord Tomlinson

Baroness Crawley

Lord Lyell

Baroness Crawley

Civil Service: Specialists [16 Feb 2006]

11.13 am

Lord Hunt of Chesterton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Hunt of Chesterton

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Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Sheldon

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Maclennan of Rogart

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Lord Howarth of Newport

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Baroness Wilcox

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Sutherland of Houndwood

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Lord Garden

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Citizenship: Young People [16 Feb 2006]

11.21 am

Lord Northbourne

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Education and Skills (Lord Adonis)

Lord Northbourne

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Lord Adonis

Baroness Walmsley

Lord Adonis

Baroness Buscombe

Lord Adonis

The Earl of Listowel

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Lord Adonis

Baroness Howe of Idlicote

Lord Adonis

Lord Dykes

Lord Adonis

Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe

Lord Adonis

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Baroness Walmsley

Lord Adonis

Africa: Drought and Famine [16 Feb 2006]

11.29 am

Lord Hylton

The Lord President of the Council (Baroness Amos)

Lord Hylton

Baroness Amos

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Baroness Trumpington

Baroness Amos

Lord Hunt of Chesterton

Baroness Amos

Lord Astor of Hever

Baroness Amos

Lord Avebury

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Baroness Amos

Baroness D'Souza

Baroness Amos

Lord Maxton

Baroness Amos

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Army: Advice of Attorney-General [16 Feb 2006]

11.36 am

Lord Campbell of Alloway

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11.50 am

Lord Moonie

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Earl Attlee

Lord Moonie

11.58 am

Lord Garden

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Earl Attlee

Lord Garden

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12.08 pm

Lord Bramall

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12.15 pm

Lord Lyell of Markyate

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12.25 pm

Lord Truscott

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12.33 pm

Lord Mayhew of Twysden

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12.41 pm

Lord Corbett of Castle Vale

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Lord Campbell of Alloway

Lord Corbett of Castle Vale

Lord Campbell of Alloway

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Lord Corbett of Castle Vale

12.51 pm

Lord Astor of Hever

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1.02 pm

Earl Attlee

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1.10 pm

Lord Mackay of Clashfern

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1.11 pm

Lord Thomas of Gresford

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1.22 pm

Lord Kingsland

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1.31 pm

The Attorney-General (Lord Goldsmith)

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Lord Kingsland

Lord Goldsmith

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Lord Lyell of Markyate

Lord Goldsmith

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1.53 pm

Lord Campbell of Alloway

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Energy Policy: Nuclear Power [16 Feb 2006]

1.58 pm

Lord Jenkin of Roding

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2.15 pm

Lord Cunningham of Felling

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2.23 pm

Lord Chorley

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2.32 pm

The Lord Bishop of Southwell and Nottingham

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2.38 pm

Lord Woolmer of Leeds

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2.46 pm

The Duke of Montrose

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2.53 pm

Lord Taverne

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3.01 pm

Lord Turnbull

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3.06 pm

Baroness O'Cathain

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3.16 pm

Lord Flowers

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3.22 pm

Lord Lea of Crondall

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3.31 pm

Lord Tombs

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3.40 pm

Lord Redesdale

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Noble Lords

Lord Redesdale

3.51 pm

Baroness Miller of Hendon

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4.01 pm

Lord Davies of Oldham

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Lord Tombs

Lord Davies of Oldham

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4.24 pm

Lord Jenkin of Roding

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School Finance (England) Regulations 2006 [16 Feb 2006]

4.26 pm

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Education and Skills (Lord Adonis)

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4.30 pm

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Baroness Buscombe

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4.45 pm

Baroness Walmsley

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Lord Adonis

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Baroness Buscombe

Lord Adonis

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Terrorism Bill [16 Feb 2006]

Written Statements

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Armed Forces: Pay Review Body [16 Feb 2006]

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

Bovine Tuberculosis [16 Feb 2006]

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

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Economic Partnership Agreements [16 Feb 2006]

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

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Column: WS98

Firth of Forth: Nature Conservation Sites [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Incapacity Benefit [16 Feb 2006]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions (Lord Hunt of Kings Heath)

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Column: WS99

Influenza Pandemic [16 Feb 2006]

The Minister of State, Department of Health (Lord Warner)

Local Government: Neighbourhood Renewal Fund [16 Feb 2006]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (Baroness Andrews)

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Column: WS102

Northern Ireland: Policing and Justice [16 Feb 2006]

The Minister of State, Northern Ireland Office (Lord Rooker)

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Pensions: Financial Assistance Scheme [16 Feb 2006]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions (Lord Hunt of Kings Heath)

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Police: DNA Database [16 Feb 2006]

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

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Private Security Industry [16 Feb 2006]

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

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RAF: Chinook Helicopter Fleet [16 Feb 2006]

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

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Railways: Regional Planning Assessments [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: WS108

Small Business Research Initiative [16 Feb 2006]

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

Vehicles: UK Registers [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

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Column: WS110

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Written Answers [16 Feb 2006]

Asylum Seekers: Children [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Hylton — Asylum Seekers: Children [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Aviation Health: Contaminated Air [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Tyler — Aviation Health: Contaminated Air [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

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Aviation: BAA [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Hanningfield — Aviation: BAA [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Aviation: CAA Charges [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Rotherwick — Aviation: CAA Charges [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Aviation: In-flight Emergencies [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Rotherwick — Aviation: In-flight Emergencies [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

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Column: WA190

Big Lottery Fund [16 Feb 2006]

Viscount Eccles — Big Lottery Fund [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Council Tax: Ministerial Code [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Hanningfield — Council Tax: Ministerial Code [16 Feb 2006]

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Lord McKenzie of Luton

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DfT: Aviation Directorate [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Hanningfield — DfT: Aviation Directorate [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

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Electoral Commission [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Campbell-Savours — Electoral Commission [16 Feb 2006]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Constitutional Affairs (Baroness Ashton of Upholland)

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Energy: Nuclear Power [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Corbett of Castle Vale — Energy: Nuclear Power [16 Feb 2006]

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

EU: Flag [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Dykes — EU: Flag [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Government Car and Despatch Agency [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Hanningfield — Government Car and Despatch Agency [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

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Government Computer Systems: Cabinet Office [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Harris of Haringey — Government Computer Systems: Cabinet Office [16 Feb 2006]

Lord McKenzie of Luton

Government Computer Systems: DCMS [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Harris of Haringey — Government Computer Systems: DCMS [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

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Government Computer Systems: Defra [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Harris of Haringey — Government Computer Systems: Defra [16 Feb 2006]

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

Government Computer Systems: Department for Transport [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Harris of Haringey — Government Computer Systems: Department for Transport [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

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Government Computer Systems: Treasury [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Harris of Haringey — Government Computer Systems: Treasury [16 Feb 2006]

Lord McKenzie of Luton

Heathrow Airport: Travelators [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Acton — Heathrow Airport: Travelators [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

House of Lords: Occupational Health, Safety and Welfare Service [16 Feb 2006]

Earl Attlee — House of Lords: Occupational Health, Safety and Welfare Service [16 Feb 2006]

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Brabazon of Tara)

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Housing: Affordable Housing Commission [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Hylton — Housing: Affordable Housing Commission [16 Feb 2006]

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

India: Human Rights [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Patten — India: Human Rights [16 Feb 2006]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Triesman)

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Influenza Pandemic [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Jenkin of Roding — Influenza Pandemic [16 Feb 2006]

The Minister of State, Department of Health (Lord Warner)

Lord Jenkin of Roding — Influenza Pandemic [16 Feb 2006]

Baroness Amos

Lord Jenkin of Roding — Influenza Pandemic [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Warner

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Lord Jenkin of Roding — Influenza Pandemic [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Warner

Interception of Communications: Parliament [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay — Interception of Communications: Parliament [16 Feb 2006]

The Lord President of the Council (Baroness Amos)

NHS: Dentists [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Campbell-Savours — NHS: Dentists [16 Feb 2006]

The Minister of State, Department of Health (Lord Warner)

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NHS: iSoft [16 Feb 2006]

Earl Howe — NHS: iSoft [16 Feb 2006]

The Minister of State, Department of Health (Lord Warner)

NHS: Pension Scheme [16 Feb 2006]

Baroness Finlay of Llandaff — NHS: Pension Scheme [16 Feb 2006]

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The Minister of State, Department of Health (Lord Warner)

NHS: Renal Units [16 Feb 2006]

Earl Howe — NHS: Renal Units [16 Feb 2006]

The Minister of State, Department of Health (Lord Warner)

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Official Gifts: Prime Minister [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Hanningfield — Official Gifts: Prime Minister [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Hanningfield — Official Gifts: Prime Minister [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Palestine: Financial Assistance [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Dykes — Palestine: Financial Assistance [16 Feb 2006]

The Lord President of the Council (Baroness Amos)

Public Procurement: Social Inclusion [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Ouseley — Public Procurement: Social Inclusion [16 Feb 2006]

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Lord McKenzie of Luton

Questions for Written Answer [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass — Questions for Written Answer [16 Feb 2006]

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

Railways: Sailsbury-Exeter [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Patten — Railways: Sailsbury-Exeter [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

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Railways: Westbury Interchange [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Bradshaw — Railways: Westbury Interchange [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Regional Development Funding [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Hylton — Regional Development Funding [16 Feb 2006]

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

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Roads: Repairs Backlog [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Hanningfield — Roads: Repairs Backlog [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

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Rural Enterprise Scheme [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Hylton — Rural Enterprise Scheme [16 Feb 2006]

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

Lord Hylton — Rural Enterprise Scheme [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Bach

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Stansted Airport [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Hanningfield — Stansted Airport [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Sudan: Darfur [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Alton of Liverpool — Sudan: Darfur [16 Feb 2006]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Triesman)

Transport Research Laboratory [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Hanningfield — Transport Research Laboratory [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

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Transport: Research and Consultancy Services [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Hanningfield — Transport: Research and Consultancy Services [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Transport: Urban Congestion [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Bradshaw — Transport: Urban Congestion [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Universities: Higher Education Funding Council for England [16 Feb 2006]

Baroness Sharp of Guildford — Universities: Higher Education Funding Council for England [16 Feb 2006]

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The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Education and Skills (Lord Adonis)

Vehicles: HGV Licences [16 Feb 2006]

Earl Attlee — Vehicles: HGV Licences [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Vehicles: Personal Digital Cards [16 Feb 2006]

Earl Attlee — Vehicles: Personal Digital Cards [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

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Earl Attlee — Vehicles: Personal Digital Cards [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Earl Attlee — Vehicles: Personal Digital Cards [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Vehicles: Stretch Limousines [16 Feb 2006]

Earl Attlee — Vehicles: Stretch Limousines [16 Feb 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham


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