Table of Contents for
Wednesday 13 Dec 2006

Volume No. 687Part No. 17

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House of Lords

Inquiries: Ministerial Evidence

Special Advisers: Select Committees

Gambling: Casinos

Intellectual Property Rights

Business

Energy Efficiency and Microgeneration Bill [HL]

Business of the House: Standing Order 47

Concessionary Bus Travel Bill [HL]

Child Maintenance

Business

Further Education and Training Bill [HL]

Grand Committee

Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Bill [HL]

Written Statements

Census Records: 1911

Climate Change: Housing

Conventions: Joint Committee

Fiji: Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group

Immigration: Iris Recognition

Northern Ireland: Irish Language

Palestine: Refugees

Police Complaints Commission: Annual Report 2005-06

Railways: Virgin Rail Group Franchise

Written Answers

Agriculture: Hens

Ambulance Service: Northern Ireland

British Citizenship

Civil Service: Northern Ireland

Common Agricultural Policy: Single Farm Payment

Democratic Republic of Congo: Family Planning

Disabled People: Housing

Dyslexia: Northern Ireland

Elections: Postal Voting

Equality: Sexual Orientation

Festivals: Northern Ireland

Fishing: Boats

Fishing: Lough Neagh

Flags

Gambling: Regional Casinos

Government: Composition

Health: Intensive and High-dependency Care

Health: MRSA

Health: Pathology

Health: Unemployment among Qualified Professionals

House of Lords: Complaints Book

Housing: Northern Ireland

Immigration: Deportation

Immigration: Emergency Relief

InterTradeIreland

Inward Investment

Israel and Palestine: Arab League Peace Initiative

Israel and Palestine: Exchange of Prisoners

Israel and Palestine: Peace

Israel and Palestine: West Bank

Mental Health: Compulsory Community Treatment

Nepal: Foreign and Home Office Visit

Northern Bank Robbery

Pensions: Richardsons Fertilisers

Questions for Written Answer

Railways: Freight

Railways: Network Rail

Russia: Mr Litvinenko

St Helena: Airport

Stormont Parliament Buildings: Security

Television: Digital Switchover

Volunteers



This Table of Contents lists subject headings, timelines and
names of speakers in the Lords Hansard text for
Wednesday 13 Dec 2006

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House of Lords [13 Dec 2006]

Inquiries: Ministerial Evidence [13 Dec 2006]

Baroness Miller of Hendon

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Baroness Miller of Hendon:

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Noble Lords:

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Lord Maclennan of Rogart:

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

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Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Baroness O'Cathain:

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Baroness Northover:

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Lord Waddington:

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Noble Lords:

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Lord Lawson of Blaby:

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Lord Stoddart of Swindon:

Noble Lords:

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Lord Stoddart of Swindon:

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Lord Lawson of Blaby:

Lord Trimble:

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Earl Ferrers:

Lord Trimble:

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Lord Lawson of Blaby:

Noble Lords:

Lord Lawson of Blaby:

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Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Special Advisers: Select Committees [13 Dec 2006]

3.08 pm

Lord Sheldon

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Lord Sheldon:

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay:

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Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Lord Campbell-Savours:

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Lord Lester of Herne Hill:

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

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Lord De Mauley:

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Lord Foster of Bishop Auckland:

Noble Lords:

Lord Foster of Bishop Auckland:

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Gambling: Casinos [13 Dec 2006]

3.16 pm

Lord Lee of Trafford

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Lord Lee of Trafford:

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Lord Davies of Oldham:

Lord Brooke of Sutton Mandeville:

Lord Davies of Oldham:

The Lord Bishop of Salisbury:

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Lord Clement-Jones:

Lord Davies of Oldham:

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Lord Harrison:

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Baroness Howe of Idlicote:

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Intellectual Property Rights [13 Dec 2006]

3.23 pm

Lord Clement-Jones

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

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Lord Clement-Jones:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Winston:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Lester of Herne Hill:

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Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Clement-Jones:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Business

3.29 pm

Lord Grocott:

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Energy Efficiency and Microgeneration Bill [HL]

Lord Redesdale:

Business of the House: Standing Order 47 [13 Dec 2006]

The Lord President of the Council (Baroness Amos):

Concessionary Bus Travel Bill [HL]

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Child Maintenance [13 Dec 2006]

3.31 pm

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

3.41 pm

Lord Skelmersdale:

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3.46 pm

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay:

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3.50 pm

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

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3.59 pm

Lord Soley:

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

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The Lord Bishop of Worcester:

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

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Lord Northbourne:

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

Lord Stoddart of Swindon:

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Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

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Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

Business

4.16 pm

Lord Grocott:

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Further Education and Training Bill [HL] [13 Dec 2006]

4.17 pm

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

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4.36 pm

Baroness Morris of Bolton:

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4.50 pm

Baroness Sharp of Guildford:

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5.08 pm

Lord Low of Dalston:

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5.19 pm

Lord Sawyer:

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5.27 pm

Lord Baker of Dorking Dorking:

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5.37 pm

Baroness Hamwee:

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5.46 pm

The Lord Bishop of Durham:

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5.56 pm

Baroness Blackstone:

Lord Baker of Dorking:

Baroness Blackstone:

Baroness Morris of Bolton:

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Baroness Blackstone:

The Earl of Onslow:

Baroness Blackstone:

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6.08 pm

Lord Plumb:

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6.14 pm

Baroness Maddock:

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6.23 pm

Lord Northbourne:

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6.27 pm

Baroness Lockwood:

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6.39 pm

Lord Norton of Louth:

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6.47 pm

The Lord Bishop of Salisbury:

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6.53 pm

Baroness Warwick of Undercliffe:

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7.03 pm

Viscount Eccles:

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7.09 pm

Lord Moser:

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7.19 pm

Baroness Morris of Yardley:

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7.32 pm

Baroness Murphy:

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7.40 pm

Baroness Valentine:

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7.47 pm

Lord Sutherland of Houndwood:

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7.54 pm

Lord Jones:

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8.02 pm

Baroness Turner of Camden:

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8.07 pm

Lord Dearing:

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8.16 pm

Baroness Morgan of Huyton:

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8.22 pm

Baroness Walmsley:

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8.39 pm

Baroness Verma:

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8.47 pm

Lord Adonis:

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Baroness Morris of Bolton:

Lord Adonis:

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Baroness Walmsley:

Lord Adonis:

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Grand Committee [13 Dec 2006]

Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Bill [HL]

Lord Kingsland

Lord Clinton-Davis:

Lord Kingsland:

Lord Clinton-Davis:

Lord Kingsland:

Lord Clinton-Davis:

Lord Kingsland:

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Lord Maclennan of Rogart:

The Countess of Mar:

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Lord Newton of Braintree:

4 pm

Baroness Butler-Sloss:

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Lord Clinton-Davis:

Lord Lloyd of Berwick:

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

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Lord Maclennan of Rogart:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Maclennan of Rogart:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

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Lord Kingsland:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Kingsland:

Lord Kingsland

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

4.15 pm

Lord Maclennan of Rogart:

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Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Kingsland:

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Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Newton of Braintree:

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Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Newton of Braintree:

Lord Kingsland:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

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4.30 pm

Lord Maclennan of Rogart:

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Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Maclennan of Rogart:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Kingsland:

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Lord Kingsland

Lord Maclennan of Rogart:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Newton of Braintree:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

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4.45 pm

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Lord Kingsland:

Lord Kingsland

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Kingsland:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Maclennan of Rogart:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Kingsland:

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Baroness Ashton of Upholland

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Lord Maclennan of Rogart:

Lord Kingsland

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

5 pm

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Lord Kingsland:

Lord Maclennan of Rogart

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Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

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Lord Maclennan of Rogart:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland

5.15 pm

Lord Maclennan of Rogart

Baroness Ashton of Upholland

Lord Kingsland

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Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Kingsland:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland

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Lord Kingsland:

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Lord Lloyd of Berwick:

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5.30 pm

Baroness Butler-Sloss:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

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Lord Lloyd of Berwick:

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Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Kingsland:

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Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Kingsland:

Lord Maclennan of Rogart

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5.45 pm

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Maclennan of Rogart:

Lord Kingsland

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

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Lord Clinton-Davis:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Clinton-Davis:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Kingsland:

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Lord Clinton-Davis:

Lord Newton of Braintree:

Lord Clinton-Davis:

Lord Newton of Braintree:

6 pm

Lord Maclennan of Rogart:

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Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

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Lord Clinton-Davis:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

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Lord Clinton-Davis:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

Lord Maclennan of Rogart:

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Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

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Lord Kingsland:

Baroness Ashton of Upholland:

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Brougham and Vaux):

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Written Statements [13 Dec 2006]

Census Records: 1911 [13 Dec 2006]

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

Climate Change: Housing [13 Dec 2006]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Communities and Local Government (Baroness Andrews):

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Conventions: Joint Committee [13 Dec 2006]

The Secretary of State for Constitutional Affairs and Lord Chancellor (Lord Falconer of Thoroton):

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Fiji: Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group [13 Dec 2006]

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

Immigration: Iris Recognition [13 Dec 2006]

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

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Northern Ireland: Irish Language [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Rooker:

Palestine: Refugees [13 Dec 2006]

The Lord President of the Council (Baroness Amos):

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Police Complaints Commission: Annual Report 2005-06 [13 Dec 2006]

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

Railways: Virgin Rail Group Franchise [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Davies of Oldham:

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Written Answers [13 Dec 2006]

Agriculture: Hens [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Beaumont of Whitley

The Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Lord Rooker):

Ambulance Service: Northern Ireland [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Laird

Lord Rooker:

Lord Laird

Lord Rooker:

Lord Laird

Lord Rooker:

Lord Laird

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Lord Rooker:

British Citizenship [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Avebury

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

Lord Avebury

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

Civil Service: Northern Ireland [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Laird

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Lord Rooker:

Common Agricultural Policy: Single Farm Payment [13 Dec 2006]

Baroness Byford

The Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Lord Rooker):

Democratic Republic of Congo: Family Planning [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Jones of Cheltenham

The Lord President of the Council (Baroness Amos):

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Disabled People: Housing [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Lord Rooker:

Dyslexia: Northern Ireland [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Laird

Lord Rooker:

Elections: Postal Voting [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Greaves

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

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Equality: Sexual Orientation [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Rooker:

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Rooker:

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Rooker:

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Rooker:

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Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Rooker:

Festivals: Northern Ireland [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Laird

Lord Rooker:

Fishing: Boats [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Dykes

The Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Lord Rooker):

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Fishing: Lough Neagh [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Lord Rooker:

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Flags [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Laird

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Gambling: Regional Casinos [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Clement-Jones

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Lord Clement-Jones

Lord Davies of Oldham:

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Lord Clement-Jones

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Lord Clement-Jones

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Lord Clement-Jones

Lord Davies of Oldham:

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Lord Clement-Jones

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Government: Composition [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Tebbit

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Health: Intensive and High-dependency Care [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Jones of Cheltenham

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

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Health: MRSA [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Rana

Lord Rooker:

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Lord Rana

Lord Rooker:

Health: Pathology [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Alderdice

Lord Rooker:

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Lord Alderdice

Lord Rooker:

Health: Unemployment among Qualified Professionals [13 Dec 2006]

Baroness Verma

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

House of Lords: Complaints Book [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Selsdon

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Brabazon of Tara):

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Housing: Northern Ireland [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Laird

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Lord Rooker:

Immigration: Deportation [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Avebury

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

Immigration: Emergency Relief [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Hylton

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

InterTradeIreland [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Laird

Lord Rooker:

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Inward Investment [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Rana

Lord Rooker:

Israel and Palestine: Arab League Peace Initiative [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Hylton

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

Israel and Palestine: Exchange of Prisoners [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Dykes

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

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Israel and Palestine: Peace [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Dykes

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

Israel and Palestine: West Bank [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Hylton

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

Mental Health: Compulsory Community Treatment [13 Dec 2006]

Baroness Barker

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

Nepal: Foreign and Home Office Visit [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Avebury

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

Northern Bank Robbery [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Lord Rooker:

Pensions: Richardsons Fertilisers [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Laird

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

Questions for Written Answer [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Selsdon

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Lord Bassam of Brighton:

Railways: Freight [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Bradshaw

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Railways: Network Rail [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Berkeley

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Russia: Mr Litvinenko [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Bassam of Brighton:

St Helena: Airport [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Jones of Cheltenham

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The Lord President of the Council (Baroness Amos):

Stormont Parliament Buildings: Security [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Laird

Lord Rooker:

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Lord Rooker:

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Lord Rooker:

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Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Lord Rooker:

Television: Digital Switchover [13 Dec 2006]

Baroness Young of Hornsey

The Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Lord Rooker):

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Volunteers [13 Dec 2006]

Lord Luke

Lord Bassam of Brighton:



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