Table of Contents for
Tuesday 6 Nov 2012

Volume No. 740Part No. 61

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House of Lords

NHS: Women Doctors - Question

International Development - Question

Universal Credit - Question

Justice and Security Bill [HL] - Question

Welfare of Wild Animals in Travelling Circuses (England) Regulations 2012 - Motion to Approve

North Wales Abuse Allegations - Statement

Financial Services Bill - Report (1st Day)

Clause 1 : Deputy Governors

Amendment 1

Amendment 2

Amendment 2A

Amendment 2A withdrawn.

Amendment 2B

Amendment 2C

Clause 3 : oversight committee

Amendment 3

Amendment 3A

Amendment 3C

Amendment 3D

Clause 4 : Financial stability strategy and Financial Policy Committee

Amendment 3J

Amendment 3L

Amendment 3M not moved.

Amendment 4

Amendments 5 to 6C not moved.

Amendment 6D

Amendment 6E

Amendment 7

Housing Benefit (Amendment) Regulations 2012 - Motion to Approve

Amendment to the Motion

Financial Services Bill - Report (1st Day) (Continued)

Clause 4 : Financial stability strategy and Financial Policy Committee

Amendment 7A

Amendment 7D

Amendment 7E

Amendment 7F

Schedule 1 : Bank of England Financial Policy Committee

Amendment 9

Schedule 2 : Further amendments relating to Bank of England

Amendments 12 to 21

Amendment 22

Amendments 23 to 25

Grand Committee

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

Benefit Cap (Housing Benefit) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications, Deemed Applications, Requests and Site Visits) (England) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Schools: Classics - Question for Short Debate

Azerbaijan and the South Caucasus - Question for Short Debate

Written Statements

Buses: Green Bus Fund - Statement

Education: Data - Statement

Intelligence and Security Committee: Annual Report - Statement

NHS: Constitution - Statement

Pensions: National Employment Savings Trust (NEST) - Statement

Written Answers

Armed Forces: Merchant Ships - Question

Businesses: Pre-pack Administration - Question

Coastal Waters: Policing - Question

Energy: Severn Barrage - Question

Government: Air Travel - Question

Government: Cabinet Reshuffle - Question

Government: Ministerial Appointments and Duties - Question

Housing Benefit - Questions

Ivory Trade - Question

Questions for Written Answer - Question

Severe Weather - Question

Shipping: MSC “Flaminia” - Question

Shipping: Tonnage Tax - Question

Taxation: Vehicle Excise Duty - Question

Universal Credit - Questions





This Table of Contents lists subject headings, timelines and
names of speakers in the Lords Hansard text for
Tuesday 6 Nov 2012

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House of Lords [6 Nov 2012]

2.30 pm

NHS: Women Doctors - Question

2.36 pm

Baroness Hollins:

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

Baroness Hollins:

Earl Howe:

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Baroness Cumberlege:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Afshar:

Earl Howe:

Lord Sharkey:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Wheeler:

Earl Howe:

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Lord Ribeiro:

Earl Howe:

Lord Patel:

Earl Howe:

International Development - Question

2.46 pm

Baroness Northover:

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Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale:

Baroness Northover:

Lord Chidgey:

Baroness Northover:

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

Baroness Northover:

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Lord Hylton:

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne:

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead:

Baroness Northover:

Universal Credit - Question

2.52 pm

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

Lord Touhig:

Lord Freud:

Baroness Sherlock:

Lord Freud:

The Countess of Mar:

Lord Freud:

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Lord Freud:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Freud:

Baroness Armstrong of Hill Top:

Lord Freud:

Baroness Browning:

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Lord Freud:

Lord Bach:

Lord Freud:

Justice and Security Bill [HL] - Question

3 pm

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

Lord Clinton-Davis:

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Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Marks of Henley-on-Thames:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Beecham:

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Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Campbell of Alloway:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Welfare of Wild Animals in Travelling Circuses (England) Regulations 2012 - Motion to Approve

3.07 pm

Baroness Oppenheim-Barnes:

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North Wales Abuse Allegations - Statement

3.08 pm

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Home Office (Lord Taylor of Holbeach):

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3.15 pm

Baroness Smith of Basildon:

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3.23 pm

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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3.27 pm

Baroness Hamwee:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Lloyd of Berwick:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

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Lord Roberts of Conwy:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Campbell-Savours:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

The Earl of Listowel:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

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Baroness Walmsley:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Touhig:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Bates:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

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Lord Rowe-Beddoe:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Harris of Haringey:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

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Baroness Uddin:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Financial Services Bill - Report (1st Day)

3.47 pm

Clause 1 : Deputy Governors

Amendment 1

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

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Lord Eatwell:

Amendment 2

Amendment 2A

Lord Eatwell:

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Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Peston:

Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Flight:

Lord Sassoon:

4 pm

Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:

Amendment 2A withdrawn.

Amendment 2B

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Lord Eatwell:

Lord Barnett:


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Lord Flight:

Lord Phillips of Sudbury:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:

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Lord Sassoon:

Lord Peston:

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4.15 pm

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:

Amendment 2C

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Lord Eatwell:

Lord Peston:

Lord Eatwell:

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Lord McFall of Alcluith:

Baroness Noakes:

Lord Sassoon:

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4.30 pm

Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:


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Clause 3 : oversight committee

Amendment 3

Amendment 3A

Lord Eatwell:


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Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:

Baroness Noakes:

4.45 pm

Lord McFall of Alcluith:

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Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts:

Lord Myners:


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Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts:

Lord Myners:

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts:

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Lord Myners:

Lord Blackwell:

Lord Nickson:

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Baroness Wheatcroft:

Lord Flight:

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:

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Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Myners:

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Lord Eatwell:

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5.16 pm

Division on Amendment 3AContents 158; Not-Contents 237.Amendment 3A disagreed.

Division No. 1 [] [6 Nov 2012]

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Amendment 3C

Lord Eatwell:


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Lord Peston:

Lord Sassoon:


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Lord Eatwell:

Amendment 3D

Lord Eatwell:


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Baroness Noakes:

Lord Barnett:

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5.45 pm

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:

Lord Peston:

Lord Armstrong of Ilminster:

Lord Sassoon:


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Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Barnett:

Lord Eatwell:

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Lord Peston:

Lord Eatwell:

Clause 4 : Financial stability strategy and Financial Policy Committee

Amendment 3J

Lord Eatwell:


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6pm

Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Eatwell:

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Amendment 3L

Lord Eatwell:

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Lord Phillips of Sudbury:

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts:

Lord Myners:

Lord Sassoon:


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6.15 pm

Lord Eatwell:

Lord Phillips of Sudbury:

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Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:

Amendment 3M not moved.

Amendment 4

Baroness Noakes:

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6.30 pm

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Lord Myners:

Baroness Wheatcroft:

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Lord Deben:

Baroness Kramer:


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Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

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6.45 pm

Baroness Noakes:

Amendments 5 to 6C not moved.

Amendment 6D

Lord Eatwell:


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Lord Deben:

Baroness Kramer:

Lord Phillips of Sudbury:

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Baroness Noakes:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:

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Lord Deben:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:

Amendment 6E

Lord Eatwell:

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Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Phillips of Sudbury:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:

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Amendment 7

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Baroness Noakes:


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7.15 pm

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Lord Sassoon:


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Baroness Noakes:

Housing Benefit (Amendment) Regulations 2012 - Motion to Approve

7.24 pm

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

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Amendment to the Motion

Lord McKenzie of Luton:


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Baroness Turner of Camden:

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7.45 pm

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The Lord Bishop of Norwich:


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Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

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Lord Best:


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8 pm

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Lord Smith of Leigh:

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8.15 pm

Lord German:


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Lord Freud:


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8.30 pm

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Lord McKenzie of Luton:


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Financial Services Bill - Report (1st Day) (Continued)

8.40 pm

Clause 4 : Financial stability strategy and Financial Policy Committee

Amendment 7A

Lord Eatwell:

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The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

8.45 pm

Lord Eatwell:

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Amendment 7D

Lord Eatwell:


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Baroness Noakes:

Lord Sassoon:


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Lord Eatwell:

Amendment 7E

Lord Eatwell:

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Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Eatwell:

Amendment 7F

Lord Eatwell:

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Baroness Noakes:

Lord Sassoon:

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9.15 pm

Lord Eatwell:

Schedule 1 : Bank of England Financial Policy Committee

Amendment 9

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Lord Sassoon:

Schedule 2 : Further amendments relating to Bank of England

Amendments 12 to 21

Amendment 22

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Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

Amendments 23 to 25

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Grand Committee [6 Nov 2012]

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

3.30 pm

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Viscount Ullswater):

Benefit Cap (Housing Benefit) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

3.30 pm

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

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Lord McKenzie of Luton:


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3.45 pm

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Lord German:


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4 pm

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Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

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Lord Best:

4.15 pm

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Baroness Sherlock:


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Lord McAvoy:



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Baroness Thomas of Winchester:

Lord Freud:


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Lord McAvoy:

Lord Freud:

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Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

4.45 pm

Lord Freud:

Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

Lord Freud:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Freud:

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Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Freud:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Freud:

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Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Freud:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Freud:

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Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

Lord Freud:

5 pm

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

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Lord Freud:

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Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

Lord Freud:

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Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications, Deemed Applications, Requests and Site Visits) (England) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

5.13 pm

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


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5.17 pm
5.26 pm

Baroness Hanham:


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5.30 pm

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord True:

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Baroness Hanham:

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Schools: Classics - Question for Short Debate

5.41pm

Lord Aberdare:


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5.52 pm

Baroness Perry of Southwark:


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5.56 pm

Lord Thomas of Gresford:


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6.01 pm

Baroness Warnock:

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6.08 pm

Baroness Coussins:


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Lord True:


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6.17 pm

Lord Stevenson of Coddenham:

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6.21 pm

Lord Butler of Brockwell:


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6.25 pm

Baroness Hughes of Stretford:

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6.30 pm

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


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Azerbaijan and the South Caucasus - Question for Short Debate

6.43 pm

Lord Laird:

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6.51 pm

The Earl of Sandwich:


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6.59 pm

Lord Sheikh:

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Geddes):

Lord Sheikh:


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7.07 pm

Baroness Cox:


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Lord Kilclooney:


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7.21 pm

Lord German:

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7.25 pm

Lord Triesman:


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7.32 pm

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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Written Statements [6 Nov 2012]

Buses: Green Bus Fund - Statement

Earl Attlee:

Education: Data - Statement

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


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Intelligence and Security Committee: Annual Report - Statement

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

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NHS: Constitution - Statement

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

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Pensions: National Employment Savings Trust (NEST) - Statement

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

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Written Answers [6 Nov 2012]

Armed Forces: Merchant Ships - Question

Earl Attlee:

Businesses: Pre-pack Administration - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Coastal Waters: Policing - Question

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Earl Attlee:

Energy: Severn Barrage - Question

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

Government: Air Travel - Question

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

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Government: Cabinet Reshuffle - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Government: Ministerial Appointments and Duties - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Housing Benefit - Questions

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

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Lord Freud:

Ivory Trade - Question

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

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Questions for Written Answer - Question

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

Severe Weather - Question

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

Shipping: MSC “Flaminia” - Question

Earl Attlee:

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Shipping: Tonnage Tax - Question

Earl Attlee:

Taxation: Vehicle Excise Duty - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Universal Credit - Questions

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

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Lord Freud: