Table of Contents for
Tuesday 20 Nov 2012

Volume No. 740Part No. 69

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House of Lords

First World War: Centenary - Question

Employment: Science and Technology - Question

International Law: Use of Drones - Question

Banking: Offshore Accounts - Question

Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill - Order of Consideration Motion

Crime and Courts Bill [HL] - Order of Consideration Motion

Caravan Sites Bill [HL] - Order of Commitment Discharged

Middle East: Gaza and Syria - Statement

Financial Services Bill - Report (3rd Day)

Clause 7 : Extension of scope of regulation

Amendment 70

Amendments 71 to 73

Amendment 73A

Clause 10 : Permission to carry on regulated activities

Amendment 73B

Amendments 74 and 75

Amendment 75A

Amendments 76 and 77

Clause 11: Passporting: exercise of EEA rights and Treaty rights

Amendment 77AA

Clause 12 : Prohibition orders

Amendment 77AB

Clause 13 : Approval for particular arrangements

Clause 15 : FCA to exercise functions under Part 6 of FSMA 2000

Amendment 78

Amendment 78A

Amendment 79

Clause 17 : Listing rules: disciplinary powers in relation to sponsors

Amendment 79AA

Health: Neurological Services - Question for Short Debate

Draft Care and Support Bill - Message from the Commons

Civil Aviation Bill - Returned from the Commons with the Lords amendments agreed to.

Grand Committee

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

Contracting Out (Local Authorities Social Services Functions) (England) (Amendment) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Housing Act 1996 (Additional Preference for Armed Forces) (England) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Legal Services Act 2007 (The Law Society) (Modification of Functions) (Amendment) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

District Electoral Areas Commissioner (Northern Ireland) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Child Support Management of Payments and Arrears (Amendment) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Written Statements

ECOFIN: Budget - Statement

Financial Restrictions (Iran) Order - Statement

Security Industry - Statement

Serious Fraud Office: Case Management - Statement

Work Capability Assessment - Statement

Written Answers

Agriculture: Molluscicides - Question

Armed Forces: Future Commitments - Question

Armed Forces: Medals - Question

Bahrain - Questions

Banking - Question

BBC: Licence Fee - Question

Benefits - Question

Children: International Law and Rights - Questions

China - Questions

Claims Management Companies - Question

Council Tax - Question

Democratic Republic of Congo - Question

Disabled People: Independent Living - Question

Embryology - Question

Employee Ownership - Question

Energy: Wind Farms - Question

EU: Habitats and Birds Directives - Questions

EU: Waste Water Management - Questions

Firearms: Licensing - Question

Government Departments: Coalition Agreement - Questions

Government Departments: Expenditure - Question

Government Departments: Staff - Questions

Government Departments: Travel - Question

Houses of Parliament: Scrutiny Override - Question

Iran - Question

Israel - Questions

Israel and Palestine - Questions

Living Wage - Questions

Local Government - Question

Migrant Workers - Question

NHS Commissioning Board: Revenue - Question

NHS: 111 Telephone Service - Question

NHS: Liverpool Care Pathway - Question

Olympic Games 2012: Maker Programme - Question

Overseas Aid - Question

Pakistan - Question

Palestine - Question

Post-2015 Development Agenda - Question

Prisons: HM Prison Oakwood - Questions

Public Bodies Act 2011 - Question

Railways: BRB (Residuary) Ltd - Question

Railways: Intercity Express Trains - Questions

Railways: Tickets - Questions

Religious Freedom - Questions

Roads: Bus Lanes - Question

Shipping: Passenger Ships - Question

South Sudan - Question

Sudan - Questions

Turkey - Questions

Turks and Caicos Islands - Questions

Universal Credit - Questions

Warm Front Scheme - Question

Women: Aspire Fund - Question

Women: Women on Boards - Question





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names of speakers in the Lords Hansard text for
Tuesday 20 Nov 2012

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House of Lords [20 Nov 2012]

2.30 pm

First World War: Centenary - Question

2.36 pm

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Clark of Windermere:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

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Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Dannatt:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Baroness Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury:

Noble Lords:

Baroness Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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Lord Morgan:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Cormack:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Employment: Science and Technology - Question

2.45 pm

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

Lord Cotter:

Lord Marland:

Lord Wigley:

Lord Marland:

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Lord Baker of Dorking:

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Lord Marland:

International Law: Use of Drones - Question

2.53 pm

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

Baroness Warsi:

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Lord Hamilton of Epsom:

Baroness Warsi:

The Lord Bishop of Bath and Wells:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Judd:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Alderdice:

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Baroness Warsi:

Lord Triesman:

Baroness Warsi:

Banking: Offshore Accounts - Question

2.59 pm

Lord Newby:

Baroness Williams of Crosby:

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Lord Newby:

Lord Barnett:

Lord Newby:

Lord Soley:

Lord Newby:

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Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Newby:

Lord Hamilton of Epsom:

Lord Newby:

Lord Tunnicliffe:

Lord Newby:

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Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill - Order of Consideration Motion

3.07 pm

Crime and Courts Bill [HL] - Order of Consideration Motion

3.07 pm

Caravan Sites Bill [HL] - Order of Commitment Discharged

3.07 pm

Lord Avebury:

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Middle East: Gaza and Syria - Statement

3.09 pm

The Senior Minister of State, Department for Communities and Local Government & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Warsi):


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3.22 pm

Lord Triesman:

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3.35 pm

Baroness Warsi:


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3.40 pm

Baroness Ramsay of Cartvale:

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Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Falkner of Margravine:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

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Baroness Warsi:

Lord Judd:

Baroness Warsi:

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The Lord Bishop of Bath and Wells:

Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Morris of Bolton:

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean:

Lord Elystan-Morgan:

Baroness Tonge:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Baroness Morris of Bolton:

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Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean:

Baroness Warsi:

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Lord Elystan-Morgan:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Palmer of Childs Hill:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

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Baroness Warsi:

Financial Services Bill - Report (3rd Day)

4 pm

The Deputy Speaker (Lord Skelmersdale):

Clause 7 : Extension of scope of regulation

Amendment 70

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

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4.15 pm

Lord Eatwell:


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4.30 pm

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Baroness Kramer:


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Lord Barnett:

4.45 pm

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Noble Lords:

Lord Barnett:

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Lord Peston:

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Baroness Noakes:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Peston:

5 pm

Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:

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Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Peston:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Peston:

Lord Sassoon:

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5.15 pm

Baroness Noakes:

Lord Sassoon:


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Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Barnett:

Lord Sassoon:

5.30 pm

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Lord Peston:

Lord Sassoon:


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5.45 pm

Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

Noble Lords:

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Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:


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Lord Sassoon:


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Amendments 71 to 73

Amendment 73A

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Lord Sassoon:


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6 pm

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Lord Flight:

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Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:


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6.15 pm

Lord Sassoon:


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Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:

Lord Sassoon:

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Clause 10 : Permission to carry on regulated activities

Amendment 73B

Lord Eatwell:

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Lord Newby:

Lord Eatwell:

6.30 pm

Amendments 74 and 75

Amendment 75A

Lord Flight:


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Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Flight:

Amendments 76 and 77

Clause 11: Passporting: exercise of EEA rights and Treaty rights

Amendment 77AA

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Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Lord Phillips of Sudbury:

6.45 pm

Lord Davies of Stamford:


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Lord Newby:

Lord Davies of Stamford:

Lord Newby:

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Lord Davies of Stamford:

Lord Newby:

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Clause 12 : Prohibition orders

Amendment 77AB

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Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Lord Newby:

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Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Clause 13 : Approval for particular arrangements

Clause 15 : FCA to exercise functions under Part 6 of FSMA 2000

Amendment 78

7 pm

Amendment 78A

Lord Flight:

Lord Northbrook:

Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Flight:

Amendment 79

Clause 17 : Listing rules: disciplinary powers in relation to sponsors

Amendment 79AA

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Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Lord Newby:


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Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

7.12 pm

Health: Neurological Services - Question for Short Debate

7.30 pm

Baroness Ford:


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7.40 pm

Baroness Jolly:

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7.46 pm

Baroness Masham of Ilton:


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7.55 pm

Lord MacKenzie of Culkein:

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8.02 pm

Lord Patel:

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8.09 pm

Baroness Gale:

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8.16 pm

The Countess of Mar:


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8.24 pm

Baroness Wheeler:

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8.31 pm

Baroness Northover:

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Draft Care and Support Bill - Message from the Commons

Civil Aviation Bill - Returned from the Commons with the Lords amendments agreed to.

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Grand Committee [20 Nov 2012]

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

3.30 pm

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Viscount Ullswater):

Contracting Out (Local Authorities Social Services Functions) (England) (Amendment) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

3.30 pm

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

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Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

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Baroness Barker:

3.45 pm

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Lord Beecham:

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Earl Howe:

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4 pm

Housing Act 1996 (Additional Preference for Armed Forces) (England) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

4.02 pm

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


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Lord Beecham:


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4.15 pm

Lord Palmer of Childs Hill:


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Baroness Hanham:


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Legal Services Act 2007 (The Law Society) (Modification of Functions) (Amendment) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

4.25 pm

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


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4.30 pm

Lord Beecham:


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Lord McNally:

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Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

4.41 pm

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

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4.45 pm

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Lord Jenkin of Roding:


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5 pm

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The Earl of Lindsay:


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5.15 pm

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Lord Knight of Weymouth:

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Lord Jenkin of Roding:

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Lord De Mauley:


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5.30 pm

Lord Jenkin of Roding:

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

Lord De Mauley:


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Lord Jenkin of Roding:

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Lord De Mauley:

Lord Jenkin of Roding:

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Jenkin of Roding:

Lord De Mauley:

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The Earl of Lindsay:

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Lord De Mauley:

5.45 pm

Lord McAvoy:

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Lord De Mauley:

District Electoral Areas Commissioner (Northern Ireland) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

5.48 pm

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Wales Office (Baroness Randerson):

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Lord McAvoy:


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Lord Kilclooney:

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6 pm

Lord Empey:

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Lord McAvoy:

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Colwyn):

Lord Empey:

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Lord Browne of Belmont:

Lord Morrow:


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6.15 pm

Baroness Randerson:

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Lord Empey:

Baroness Randerson:


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Child Support Management of Payments and Arrears (Amendment) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

6.31 pm

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


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Lord McKenzie of Luton:

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6.45 pm

Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope:


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7 pm

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


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Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


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Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


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Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Written Statements [20 Nov 2012]

ECOFIN: Budget - Statement

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Financial Restrictions (Iran) Order - Statement

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

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Security Industry - Statement

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

Serious Fraud Office: Case Management - Statement

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

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Work Capability Assessment - Statement

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

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Written Answers [20 Nov 2012]

Agriculture: Molluscicides - Question

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

Armed Forces: Future Commitments - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Armed Forces: Medals - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Bahrain - Questions

The Senior Minister of State, Department for Communities and Local Government & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Warsi):

Baroness Warsi:

Banking - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

BBC: Licence Fee - Question

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Benefits - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

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Children: International Law and Rights - Questions

The Senior Minister of State, Department for Communities and Local Government & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Warsi):

Baroness Warsi:

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China - Questions

The Senior Minister of State, Department for Communities and Local Government & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Warsi):

Baroness Warsi:

Claims Management Companies - Question

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

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Council Tax - Question

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

Democratic Republic of Congo - Question

The Senior Minister of State, Department for Communities and Local Government & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Warsi):


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Disabled People: Independent Living - Question

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

Embryology - Question

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

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Employee Ownership - Question

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

Energy: Wind Farms - Question

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

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EU: Habitats and Birds Directives - Questions

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

Lord De Mauley:

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Lord De Mauley:

EU: Waste Water Management - Questions

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


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Firearms: Licensing - Question

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

Government Departments: Coalition Agreement - Questions

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

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Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Earl Attlee:

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

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Government Departments: Expenditure - Question

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

Government Departments: Staff - Questions

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

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Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Government Departments: Travel - Question

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

Houses of Parliament: Scrutiny Override - Question

The Senior Minister of State, Department for Communities and Local Government & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Warsi):

Iran - Question

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The Senior Minister of State, Department for Communities and Local Government & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Warsi):

Israel - Questions

The Senior Minister of State, Department for Communities and Local Government & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Warsi):

Baroness Warsi:

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Baroness Warsi:

Israel and Palestine - Questions

The Senior Minister of State, Department for Communities and Local Government & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Warsi):

Baroness Warsi:

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Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Warsi:

Living Wage - Questions

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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

Local Government - Question

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

Migrant Workers - Question

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

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NHS Commissioning Board: Revenue - Question

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

NHS: 111 Telephone Service - Question

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

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NHS: Liverpool Care Pathway - Question

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

Olympic Games 2012: Maker Programme - Question

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Overseas Aid - Question

Baroness Northover:

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Pakistan - Question

Baroness Northover:

Palestine - Question

The Senior Minister of State, Department for Communities and Local Government & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Warsi):

Post-2015 Development Agenda - Question

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Baroness Northover:

Prisons: HM Prison Oakwood - Questions

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

Lord McNally:

Lord McNally:

Lord McNally:

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Lord McNally:

Public Bodies Act 2011 - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Railways: BRB (Residuary) Ltd - Question

Earl Attlee:

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Railways: Intercity Express Trains - Questions

Earl Attlee:

Earl Attlee:

Railways: Tickets - Questions

Earl Attlee:

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Earl Attlee:

Religious Freedom - Questions

The Senior Minister of State, Department for Communities and Local Government & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Warsi):

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Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Warsi:

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Roads: Bus Lanes - Question

Earl Attlee:

Shipping: Passenger Ships - Question

Earl Attlee:

South Sudan - Question

Baroness Northover:

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Sudan - Questions

Baroness Northover:

The Senior Minister of State, Department for Communities and Local Government & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Warsi):

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Baroness Warsi:

Turkey - Questions

The Senior Minister of State, Department for Communities and Local Government & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Warsi):

Baroness Warsi:

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Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Warsi:

Turks and Caicos Islands - Questions

The Senior Minister of State, Department for Communities and Local Government & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Warsi):

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Baroness Warsi:

Universal Credit - Questions

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Sassoon:

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Warm Front Scheme - Question

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

Women: Aspire Fund - Question

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

Women: Women on Boards - Question

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