Table of Contents for
Tuesday 10 May 2011

Volume No. 727Part No. 147

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House of Lords

Health: Cancer - Question

Arts: Local Provision - Question

Children: Adoption - Question

Bahrain - Question

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading Scheme (Nitrous Oxide) Regulations 2011 - Motions to Refer to Grand Committee

Debt Relief (Developing Countries) Act 2010 (Permanent Effect) Order 2011 - Motions to Refer to Grand Committee

Regulation of Investigatory Powers (Monetary Penalty Notices and Consents for Interceptions) Regulations 2011 - Motions to Refer to Grand Committee

Representation of the People (Electoral Registration Data Schemes) Regulations 2011 - Motions to Refer to Grand Committee

Electoral Registration Data Schemes Order 2011 - Motions to Refer to Grand Committee

Taxation of Equitable Life (Payments) Order 2011 - Motions to Refer to Grand Committee

Fixed-term Parliaments Bill - Report (1st Day)

Motion

Clause 1 : Polling days for parliamentary general elections

Amendment 1

Amendment 2

Amendment 3

Amendment 4

Amendment 5

Jobseeker's Allowance (Mandatory Work Activity Scheme) Regulations 2011 - Motion of Regret

Jobseeker's Allowance (Mandatory Work Activity Scheme) Regulations 2011 - Motion to Annul

Jobseeker's Allowance (Mandatory Work Activity Scheme) Regulations 2011 - Motion of Regret

Fixed-term Parliaments Bill - Report (1st Day) (Continued)

Amendment 8

Amendment 11

Amendment 12

Amendment 14

Grand Committee

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

Immigration (Designation of Travel Bans) (Amendment) Order 2011 - Considered in Grand Committee

Libya (Asset-Freezing) Regulations 2011 - Considered in Grand Committee

Written Statements

Aviation: Air Quality - Statement

Child Protection - Statement

Department for Communities and Local Government: Research - Statement

ECOFIN - Statement

EU: Energy Council - Statement

Judicial Appointments - Statement

Justice: Court Funds Office - Statement

NATO Parliamentary Assembly - Statement

UK Trade and Investment - Statement

Written Answers

Abdul Baset al-Megrahi - Question

Afghanistan - Question

Armed Forces: Compensation - Question

Armed Forces: Medals - Question

Arms Export - Questions

Arms Reduction - Question

Asylum Seekers - Question

Asylum Seekers: Political Asylum - Question

Bahrain - Questions

Banking: Bank of Scotland (Ireland) - Question

Cyclists - Question

Domestic Violence: Refuges - Question

Energy: Oil and Gas - Question

EU: Budget - Questions

EU: Legislation - Question

Finance: Prudential - Question

Finance: Regulation - Question

Forced Marriage - Questions

Government Departments: Fraud - Question

Government: Big Society - Question

Gulf War Illnesses - Question

Gun Amnesty - Question

Health: Paediatric Cardiology - Question

Health: Physiotherapy - Question

Higher Education: Student Loans - Questions

Housing - Question

Immigration: Detention - Question

Iraq - Questions

Ireland: Alleged Murder of British Citizens in 1920s - Question

Israel and Palestine: West Bank - Question

Libya - Question

Libya: Students - Question

Local Government: Finance - Question

London Underground: Line Extensions - Question

Ministry of Defence: Police - Question

Ministry of Defence: Security - Question

National Insurance - Question

Organophosphates - Question

Panama - Questions

Papal Visit - Question

Pensions - Question

People Trafficking - Question

Portugal: Financial Support - Question

Public Expenditure - Question

Railways: Compensation - Question

Railways: Resignalling Projects - Question

Roads: Fatalities and Injuries - Question

Rome: Embassies - Question

Scotland: Revenue - Question

Sri Lanka - Question

Sudan - Question

Tobacco - Question

Transport: Heavy Goods and Passenger Carrying Vehicles - Questions

Turks and Caicos Islands - Questions

Violence Against Women and Children - Question

Violence Against Women: Sojourner Project - Question

Visas - Question

Voluntary and Community Sector - Questions

Wales Bill - Questions



This Table of Contents lists subject headings, timelines and
names of speakers in the Lords Hansard text for
Tuesday 10 May 2011

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House of Lords [10 May 2011]

2.30 pm

Health: Cancer - Question

2.37 pm

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Earl Howe):

Lord Davies of Coity:

Earl Howe:

Lord Alderdice:

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Earl Howe:

Baroness Masham of Ilton:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Thornton:

Earl Howe:

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Baroness Knight of Collingtree:

Earl Howe:

Arts: Local Provision - Question

2.44 pm

Baroness Rawlings:

The Earl of Clancarty:

Baroness Rawlings:

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Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall:

Baroness Rawlings:

Baroness Gardner of Parkes:

Baroness Rawlings:

Lord West of Spithead:

Baroness Rawlings:

Lord Scott of Foscote:

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Baroness Rawlings:

Lord Roberts of Llandudno:

Baroness Rawlings:

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:

Baroness Rawlings:

Lord Grade of Yarmouth:

Baroness Rawlings:

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Children: Adoption - Question

2.53 pm

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Schools (Lord Hill of Oareford):

Lord Waddington:

Lord Hill of Oareford:

Baroness Howarth of Breckland:

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Lord Hill of Oareford:

Baroness Benjamin:

Lord Hill of Oareford:

Lord Campbell-Savours:

Lord Hill of Oareford:

The Lord Bishop of Norwich:

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Lord Hill of Oareford:

Baroness Jones of Whitchurch:

Lord Hill of Oareford:

Bahrain - Question

3 pm

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Lord Ribeiro:

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Lord Howell of Guildford:

Lord Avebury:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Lord Owen:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

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Lord Triesman:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading Scheme (Nitrous Oxide) Regulations 2011 - Motions to Refer to Grand Committee

Debt Relief (Developing Countries) Act 2010 (Permanent Effect) Order 2011 - Motions to Refer to Grand Committee

Regulation of Investigatory Powers (Monetary Penalty Notices and Consents for Interceptions) Regulations 2011 - Motions to Refer to Grand Committee

Representation of the People (Electoral Registration Data Schemes) Regulations 2011 - Motions to Refer to Grand Committee

Electoral Registration Data Schemes Order 2011 - Motions to Refer to Grand Committee

Taxation of Equitable Life (Payments) Order 2011 - Motions to Refer to Grand Committee

3.07 pm

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Fixed-term Parliaments Bill - Report (1st Day)

3.07 pm

Motion

Lord Grocott:

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Lord Cormack:

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton:

3.15 pm

The Advocate-General for Scotland (Lord Wallace of Tankerness):

Clause 1 : Polling days for parliamentary general elections

Amendment 1

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Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

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Lord Phillips of Sudbury:

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

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3.30 pm

Lord Rennard:

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

The Lord Speaker (Baroness Hayman):

Lord Lloyd of Berwick:

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Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

Lord Lloyd of Berwick:

Baroness Jay of Paddington:

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Lord Lloyd of Berwick:

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3.45 pm

Lord Cormack:

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Lord Tyler:

Lord Cormack:

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Lord Goldsmith:

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

Lord Goldsmith:

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Lord Lloyd of Berwick:

Lord Goldsmith:

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Lord Pannick:

4 pm

Lord Renton of Mount Harry:

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Lord Cormack:

Lord Renton of Mount Harry:

Lord Cormack:

Lord Renton of Mount Harry:

Lord Lea of Crondall:

Lord Renton of Mount Harry:

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Lord Richard:

Lord Renton of Mount Harry:

Lord Richard:

Lord Renton of Mount Harry:

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton:

Lord Renton of Mount Harry:

Lord Owen:

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4.15 pm

Lord Wills:

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Lord Rennard:

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Lord Martin of Springburn:

Lord Rennard:

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton:

Lord Rennard:

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Lord Goldsmith:

Lord Rennard:

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton:

Lord Rennard:

Lord Dobbs:

4.30 pm

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Lord Morgan:

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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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4.45 pm

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Lord Blencathra:

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Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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Lord Goldsmith:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

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Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Baroness Jay of Paddington:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton:

5 pm

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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Lord Morgan:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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Lord Wills:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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Lord Bach:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Bach:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Goldsmith:

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Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

5.15 pm

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

5.18 pm
Division on Amendment 1Contents 209; Not-Contents 257.Amendment 1 disagreed.

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Division No. 1 [] [10 May 2011]

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5.33 pm

Amendment 2

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

The Lord Speaker:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

5.36 pm
Division on Amendment 2Contents 200; Not-Contents 253.Amendment 2 disagreed.
Division No. 2 [] [10 May 2011]

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5.52 pm

Amendment 3

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

The Lord Speaker:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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5.54 pm
Division on Amendment 3Contents 199; Not-Contents 244.Amendment 3 disagreed.
Division No. 3 [] [10 May 2011]

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6.07 pm

Amendment 4

Lord Pannick:

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6.15 pm

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Lord Howarth of Newport:

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Baroness Boothroyd:

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Lord Tyler:

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6.30 pm

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Baroness Jay of Paddington:

Lord Tyler:

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Lord Hamilton of Epsom:

Lord Grocott:

Lord Tyler:

Lord Grocott:

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6.45 pm

Lord Cormack:

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Lord Butler of Brockwell:

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Lord Marks of Henley-on-Thames:

7 pm

Lord Butler of Brockwell:

Lord Marks of Henley-on-Thames:

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Lord Gilbert:

Lord Marks of Henley-on-Thames:

Lord Gilbert:

Lord Marks of Henley-on-Thames:

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Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

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Lord Rennard:

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

Lord Elton:

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

Lord Marks of Henley-on-Thames:

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

Lord Turnbull:

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Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

Lord Turnbull:

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

7.15 pm

Lord Tyler:

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

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Lord Gilbert:

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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7.30 pm

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Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Pannick:

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Lord Marks of Henley-on-Thames:

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Lord Pannick:

7.41 pm
Division on Amendment 4Contents 190; Not-Contents 184.Amendment 4 agreed.
Division No. 4 [] [10 May 2011]

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7.53 pm

Amendment 5

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Jobseeker's Allowance (Mandatory Work Activity Scheme) Regulations 2011 - Motion of Regret

7.54 pm

The Countess of Mar:

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8 pm

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Lord Knight of Weymouth:

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8.15 pm

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Baroness Thomas of Winchester:

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Lord Rix:

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8.30 pm

Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

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Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope:

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8.45 pm

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

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The Countess of Mar:

9.04 pm
Division on Countess of Mar's MotionContents 122; Not-Contents 155.Countess of Mar's Motion disagreed.
Division No. 5 [] [10 May 2011]

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Jobseeker's Allowance (Mandatory Work Activity Scheme) Regulations 2011 - Motion to Annul

9.14 pm

Jobseeker's Allowance (Mandatory Work Activity Scheme) Regulations 2011 - Motion of Regret

9.14 pm

Fixed-term Parliaments Bill - Report (1st Day) (Continued)

9.15 pm

Amendment 8

Lord Grocott:

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The Advocate-General for Scotland (Lord Wallace of Tankerness):

Lord Grocott:

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Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

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Lord Brooke of Sutton Mandeville:

9.30 pm

Lord Norton of Louth:

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Lord Howarth of Newport:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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Lord Grocott:

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9.45 pm

Amendment 11

Lord Norton of Louth:

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Lord Rennard:

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Lord Pannick:

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

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Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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Lord Bach:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

10 pm

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Lord Norton of Louth:

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Amendment 12

Amendment 14

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Grand Committee [10 May 2011]

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

3.30 pm

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Faulkner of Worcester):

Immigration (Designation of Travel Bans) (Amendment) Order 2011 - Considered in Grand Committee

3.30 pm

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

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Baroness Falkner of Margravine:

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Earl Attlee:

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3.45 pm

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Column: GC25

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

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Earl Attlee:

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

Libya (Asset-Freezing) Regulations 2011 - Considered in Grand Committee

4.01 pm

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Column: WS37

Written Statements [10 May 2011]

Aviation: Air Quality - Statement

Earl Attlee:

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Child Protection - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Schools (Lord Hill of Oareford):

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Department for Communities and Local Government: Research - Statement

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

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ECOFIN - Statement

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

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EU: Energy Council - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change (Lord Marland):

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Judicial Appointments - Statement

The Minister of State, Ministry of Justice (Lord McNally):

Justice: Court Funds Office - Statement

The Minister of State, Ministry of Justice (Lord McNally):

Column: WS44

NATO Parliamentary Assembly - Statement

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

UK Trade and Investment - Statement

The Minister of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint):

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Column: WS46

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Column: WA181

Written Answers [10 May 2011]

Abdul Baset al-Megrahi - Question

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Afghanistan - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Armed Forces: Compensation - Question

Column: WA182

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Defence (Lord Astor of Hever):

Armed Forces: Medals - Question

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Arms Export - Questions

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (Baroness Wilcox):

Column: WA183

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Arms Reduction - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Asylum Seekers - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Column: WA184

Asylum Seekers: Political Asylum - Question

Earl Attlee:

Bahrain - Questions

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Lord Howell of Guildford:

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Banking: Bank of Scotland (Ireland) - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Cyclists - Question

Earl Attlee:

Domestic Violence: Refuges - Question

Column: WA186

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

Energy: Oil and Gas - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change (Lord Marland):

EU: Budget - Questions

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Column: WA187

Lord Sassoon:

EU: Legislation - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Finance: Prudential - Question

Column: WA188

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Finance: Regulation - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Forced Marriage - Questions

The Minister of State, Ministry of Justice (Lord McNally):

Earl Attlee:

Column: WA189

Government Departments: Fraud - Question

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Government: Big Society - Question

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Column: WA190

Gulf War Illnesses - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Defence (Lord Astor of Hever):

Gun Amnesty - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Health: Paediatric Cardiology - Question

Column: WA191

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Earl Howe):

Health: Physiotherapy - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Earl Howe):

Higher Education: Student Loans - Questions

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

Column: WA192

Lord Henley:

Housing - Question

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

Immigration: Detention - Question

Earl Attlee:

Column: WA193

Iraq - Questions

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Column: WA194

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Column: WA195

Ireland: Alleged Murder of British Citizens in 1920s - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Israel and Palestine: West Bank - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Libya - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Column: WA196

Libya: Students - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Local Government: Finance - Question

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

Column: WA197

London Underground: Line Extensions - Question

Earl Attlee:

Ministry of Defence: Police - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Defence (Lord Astor of Hever):

Column: WA198

Ministry of Defence: Security - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Defence (Lord Astor of Hever):

National Insurance - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Organophosphates - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Earl Howe):

Panama - Questions

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Column: WA201

Papal Visit - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Pensions - Question

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

People Trafficking - Question

The Minister of State, Ministry of Justice (Lord McNally):

Column: WA202

Portugal: Financial Support - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Public Expenditure - Question

Baroness Garden of Frognal:

Column: WA203

Railways: Compensation - Question

Earl Attlee:

Railways: Resignalling Projects - Question

Column: WA204

Earl Attlee:

Roads: Fatalities and Injuries - Question

Earl Attlee:

Rome: Embassies - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Column: WA205

Scotland: Revenue - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Sri Lanka - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Sudan - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Column: WA206

Tobacco - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Earl Howe):

Transport: Heavy Goods and Passenger Carrying Vehicles - Questions

Earl Attlee:

Earl Attlee:

Column: WA207

Turks and Caicos Islands - Questions

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Column: WA208

Violence Against Women and Children - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Violence Against Women: Sojourner Project - Question

Column: WA209

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Visas - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Column: WA210

Voluntary and Community Sector - Questions

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Wales Bill - Questions

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):



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