Table of Contents for
Thursday 28 Jun 2012

Volume No. 738Part No. 24

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House of Lords

Economy: Deficit Reduction - Question

Armed Forces Day - Question

Small and Medium-sized Enterprises: Foreign Languages - Question

Taxation: Avoidance - Question

Electoral Registration and Administration Bill - First Reading

Business of the House - Motion to Approve

Draft Communications Data Bill - Membership Motion

English Cathedrals - Motion to Take Note

FSA Investigation into LIBOR - Statement

Education and Training: People with Hidden Disabilities - Motion to Take Note

Dementia - Question for Short Debate

Grand Committee

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

Groceries Code Adjudicator Bill [HL] - Committee (2nd Day)

Clause 6: Investigations: forms of enforcement

Amendment 37

Amendment 37A

Clause 7 : Investigations: enforcement using recommendations

Amendment 40

Clause 8 : Investigations: enforcement using requirements to publish information

Clause 9 : Investigations: enforcement using financial penalties

Amendment 45

Amendment 48

Schedule 3 : Order conferring power to impose financial penalties

Amendment 50

Amendment 54

Clause 10 : Recovery of investigation costs

Clause 11: Advice

Amendment 56

Clause 12 : Guidance

Amendment 61

Clause 13: Recommendations to Office of Fair Trading

Clause 14: Annual report

Amendment 78

Clause 15 : Review of Adjudicator and guidance from Secretary of State

Amendment 91

Amendment 93

Clause 16 : Transfer of Adjudicator functions and abolition etc

Clause 18 : Confidentiality

Amendment 98

Clause 19 : Levy funding

Amendment 107

Amendment 109

Amendment 113

Amendments 115 to 117

Amendment 118

Amendments 119 and 120

Clause 20: Payments by Secretary of State

Clause 21: Amendments and transition

Clause 22: Definitions

Amendment 123

Clause 23: Orders

Clause 25: Commencement

Amendment 125

Written Statements

Afghanistan - Statement

Armed Forces: Reserve Forces - Statement

Care Quality Commission - Statement

Data Protection - Statement

Disabled People: Right to Control - Statement

Embryology - Statement

EU: Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council - Statement

Industrial Development Act 1982 - Statement

National Employer Advisory Board - Statement

Overseas Territories - Statement

Schools: Funding - Statement

Taxation: VAT - Statement

Written Answers

Children: Parenting - Question

Civil Service: Training - Questions

Climate Change - Question

Disabled People: Personal Independence Payments - Question

Education: Modern Languages - Question

Employment: Under 25s - Questions

Finance: Gilts - Question

Food: Retailers - Questions

Food: Strategy - Question

Food: Sustainable Food - Question

Government Departments: Apprentices - Questions

Government Departments: Interns - Question

Overseas Territories - Question

Pensions - Question

Prosperity Fund - Question

Railways: BRB (Residuary) Ltd - Question

Republic of Ireland: Financial Support - Question

Schools: Academies - Question

Schools: Free Schools - Questions

Schools: Meals - Question

Schools: Physical Education - Question

Schools: Teachers - Questions

Sex Offences: Overseas - Question

South Sudan - Question

Taxation: Tax Returns - Question

Teachers: Training - Question

Visas - Question





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Thursday 28 Jun 2012

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House of Lords [28 Jun 2012]

11 am

Economy: Deficit Reduction - Question

11.05 am

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Lord Barnett:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Sharkey:

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Lord Sassoon:

Lord Peston:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Ryder of Wensum:

Lord Sassoon:

Column: 319

Lord Low of Dalston:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Lord Sassoon:

Armed Forces Day - Question

11.14 am

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

Lord Rosser:

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Lord Astor of Hever:

Lord Dannatt:

Lord Astor of Hever:

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Lord Palmer of Childs Hill:

Lord Astor of Hever:

Lord Davies of Stamford:

Lord Astor of Hever:

Lord Burnett:

Lord Astor of Hever:

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Small and Medium-sized Enterprises: Foreign Languages - Question

11.22 am

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

Lord Harrison:

Baroness Wilcox:

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Baroness Coussins:

Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Geddes:

Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Mitchell:

Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Cotter:

Baroness Buscombe:

Lord Broers:

The Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (Lord Strathclyde):

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Lord Cotter:

Baroness Wilcox:

Taxation: Avoidance - Question

11.29 am

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Lord Clinton-Davis:

Lord Sassoon:


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Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Dubs:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Dykes:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Lord Sassoon:

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The Earl of Listowel:

Lord Sassoon:

Electoral Registration and Administration Bill - First Reading

11.37 am

Business of the House - Motion to Approve

11.37 am

Draft Communications Data Bill - Membership Motion

11.37 am

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English Cathedrals - Motion to Take Note

11.38 am

Lord Cormack:

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11.53 am

Baroness Andrews:

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12.03 pm

Lord Tyler:

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12.12 pm

The Lord Bishop of Birmingham:

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12.20 pm

Baroness Byford:


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12.26 pm

Lord Howarth of Newport:


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Lord Newby:

12.37 pm

The Lord Bishop of Worcester:

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12.47 pm

Lord Black of Brentwood:


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12.58 pm

Baroness Sherlock:


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1.05 pm

The Lord Bishop of Wakefield:

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1.16 pm

Baroness Warwick of Undercliffe:


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1.25 pm

Lord Rowe-Beddoe:


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1.28 pm

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:

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1.40 pm

Baroness Northover:


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Lord Howarth of Newport:

Baroness Northover:

Lord Howarth of Newport:

Baroness Northover:


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1.56 pm

Lord Cormack:

FSA Investigation into LIBOR - Statement

1.59 pm

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

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2.08 pm

Lord Tunnicliffe:


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2.18 pm

Lord Sassoon:

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2.25 pm

Baroness Kramer:

Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Morris of Aberavon:

Lord Sassoon:

Baroness O'Cathain:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Radice:

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Lord Sassoon:

Lord Hughes of Woodside:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord McAvoy:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Foster of Bishop Auckland:

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Lord Sassoon:

Lord Empey:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Lea of Crondall:

Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Marlesford:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord James of Blackheath:

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Lord Sassoon:

Education and Training: People with Hidden Disabilities - Motion to Take Note

2.45 pm

Lord Addington:

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Lord Storey:

Lord Addington:

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2.59 pm

Baroness Browning:


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3.14 pm

Lord Morris of Aberavon:

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3.21 pm

Baroness Walmsley:


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3.31 pm

Lord Ramsbotham:


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3.45 pm

Lord Touhig:


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3.54 pm

Lord Clement-Jones:


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4.06 pm

Lord Storey:


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4.15 pm

Baroness Jones of Whitchurch:

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4.27 pm

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


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4.48 pm

Lord Addington:

Dementia - Question for Short Debate

4.50 pm

Lord Touhig:

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5 pm

Baroness Barker:

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5.10 pm

Lord Wills:


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5.21 pm

Baroness Greengross:


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5.31 pm

Baroness Pitkeathley:


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5.40 pm

Baroness Wheeler:

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5.50 pm

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

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Lord Wills:

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Earl Howe:

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Grand Committee [28 Jun 2012]

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

2 pm

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Baroness Harris of Richmond):

Groceries Code Adjudicator Bill [HL] - Committee (2nd Day)

2 pm

Clause 6: Investigations: forms of enforcement

Amendment 37

Viscount Eccles:

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2.15 pm

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

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

Column: GC174

Viscount Eccles:

Amendment 37A

Lord Howard of Rising:

Column: GC175

Lord Borrie:

2.30 pm

Baroness Byford:

Column: GC176

Lord Browne of Ladyton:


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Viscount Eccles:

Lord Browne of Ladyton:

Viscount Eccles:

Column: GC179

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

2.45 pm

Baroness Wilcox:


Column: GC180

Lord Browne of Ladyton:


Column: GC181

Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Howard of Rising:

Clause 7 : Investigations: enforcement using recommendations

Amendment 40

Lord Browne of Ladyton:


Column: GC182


Column: GC183

3 pm

The Lord Bishop of Wakefield:

Lord Borrie:

Baroness Byford:

Column: GC184

Lord Howard of Rising:

Baroness Byford:

Lord Howard of Rising:

Baroness Byford:

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Baroness Wilcox:

Column: GC185

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Baroness Wilcox:

Column: GC186

Lord Browne of Ladyton:

3.15 pm

Column: GC187

Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Browne of Ladyton:

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Clause 8 : Investigations: enforcement using requirements to publish information

Clause 9 : Investigations: enforcement using financial penalties

Amendment 45

Baroness Randerson:

Column: GC189

The Deputy Chairman of Committees:

Baroness Byford:

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3.30 pm

The Lord Bishop of Wakefield:

Lord Borrie:


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Lord Browne of Ladyton:


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Lord Teverson:

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Lord Knight of Weymouth:

3.45 pm

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Viscount Eccles:

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Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Baroness Wilcox:


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Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Baroness Wilcox:

Baroness Randerson:


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4 pm

Baroness Byford:

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

Lord De Mauley:

4.02 pm
4.12 pm

Amendment 48

Lord Grantchester:

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Lord Teverson:

The Lord Bishop of Wakefield:


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Viscount Eccles:

The Lord Bishop of Wakefield:

Baroness Wilcox:

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Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Grantchester:

4.30 pm

Schedule 3 : Order conferring power to impose financial penalties

The Deputy Chairman of Committees:

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Amendment 50

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Baroness Randerson:

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Viscount Eccles:

Lord Browne of Ladyton:

Viscount Eccles:

Baroness Wilcox:

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Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Amendment 54

Baroness Wilcox:


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Baroness Byford:

4.45 pm

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Baroness Wilcox:

Baroness Byford:

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Clause 10 : Recovery of investigation costs

Viscount Eccles:


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Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Viscount Eccles:

Lord Teverson:

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Lord Browne of Ladyton:

5 pm

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Viscount Eccles:

Lord Browne of Ladyton:


Column: GC210

Lord Teverson:

Lord Browne of Ladyton:

Baroness Wilcox:

Column: GC211

Viscount Eccles:

Column: GC212

Clause 11: Advice

Amendment 56

Lord Howard of Rising:

5.15 pm

Lord Browne of Ladyton:


Column: GC213

Viscount Eccles:

Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Browne of Ladyton:

Baroness Wilcox:

Column: GC214

Lord Browne of Ladyton:

Lord Howard of Rising:

Clause 12 : Guidance

Amendment 61

Column: GC215

Viscount Eccles:

Lord Howard of Rising:

5.30 pm

Lord True:

Column: GC216

Baroness Wilcox:


Column: GC217

Viscount Eccles:

Clause 13: Recommendations to Office of Fair Trading

Clause 14: Annual report

Amendment 78

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Column: GC218

Baroness Randerson:


Column: GC219

5.45 pm

Lord Borrie:

Column: GC220

Baroness Wilcox:


Column: GC221

Clause 15 : Review of Adjudicator and guidance from Secretary of State

Column: GC222

Amendment 91

Lord De Mauley:

Amendment 93

Viscount Eccles:

6 pm

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Column: GC223

Lord Teverson:

Baroness Wilcox:

Column: GC224

Viscount Eccles:

Clause 16 : Transfer of Adjudicator functions and abolition etc

Clause 18 : Confidentiality

Amendment 98

Lord Browne of Ladyton:

Column: GC225

Baroness Wilcox:


Column: GC226

Viscount Eccles:

Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Browne of Ladyton:

6.15 pm

Clause 19 : Levy funding

Amendment 107

Column: GC227

Lord Borrie:

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Lord Howard of Rising:

Column: GC228

Baroness Randerson:

Lord Teverson:

Baroness Wilcox:


Column: GC229

Column: GC230

6.30 pm

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Amendment 109

Amendment 113

Column: GC231

Amendments 115 to 117

Amendment 118

Lord Howard of Rising:

Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Howard of Rising:

Amendments 119 and 120

Column: GC232

Lord True:


Column: GC233

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Browne of Ladyton:

Lord True:

Column: GC234

Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Howard of Rising:

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Lord True:

Column: GC235

Clause 20: Payments by Secretary of State

Clause 21: Amendments and transition

Clause 22: Definitions

Amendment 123

Clause 23: Orders

Clause 25: Commencement

Amendment 125

Column: GC236

Lord Howard of Rising:

6.45 pm

Baroness Wilcox:

Column: GC237

Lord Howard of Rising:

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Written Statements [28 Jun 2012]

Afghanistan - Statement

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


Column: WS20

Armed Forces: Reserve Forces - Statement

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

Care Quality Commission - Statement

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

Column: WS21

Data Protection - Statement

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

Column: WS22

Disabled People: Right to Control - Statement

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

Embryology - Statement

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

Column: WS23

EU: Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council - Statement

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


Column: WS24

Industrial Development Act 1982 - Statement

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

National Employer Advisory Board - Statement

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

Column: WS25

Overseas Territories - Statement

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


Column: WS26

Schools: Funding - Statement

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


Column: WS27

Column: WS28

Taxation: VAT - Statement

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Column: WA81


Column: WA81

Written Answers [28 Jun 2012]

Children: Parenting - Question

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

Column: WA82

Civil Service: Training - Questions

Baroness Verma:

Baroness Verma:

Climate Change - Question

Column: WA83

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

Disabled People: Personal Independence Payments - Question

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

Education: Modern Languages - Question

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

Column: WA84

Employment: Under 25s - Questions

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

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Column: WA85

Finance: Gilts - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Food: Retailers - Questions

Column: WA99

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

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

Food: Strategy - Question

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

Column: WA100

Food: Sustainable Food - Question

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

Government Departments: Apprentices - Questions

Column: WA101

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Government Departments: Interns - Question

Baroness Warsi:

Overseas Territories - Question

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

Column: WA102

Pensions - Question

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

Prosperity Fund - Question

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

Railways: BRB (Residuary) Ltd - Question

Earl Attlee:

Republic of Ireland: Financial Support - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):


Column: WA104

Schools: Academies - Question

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

Schools: Free Schools - Questions

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

Column: WA105

Lord Hill of Oareford:

Schools: Meals - Question

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

Schools: Physical Education - Question

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

Column: WA106

Schools: Teachers - Questions

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

Column: WA107

Lord Hill of Oareford:

Sex Offences: Overseas - Question

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

Column: WA109

South Sudan - Question

Baroness Northover:

Taxation: Tax Returns - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Column: WA110

Teachers: Training - Question

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

Visas - Question

The Minister of State, Home Office (Lord Henley):