Table of Contents for
Monday 10 Dec 2012

Volume No. 741Part No. 81

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House of Lords

Cycling: Infrastructure - Question

United States Budget: Economic Impact - Question

Armed Forces: Medical Services - Question

Banking: Regulation - Question

Business of the House - Motion on Standing Orders

Partnerships (Prosecution) (Scotland) Bill [HL] - Second Reading

Crime and Courts Bill [HL] - Report (3rd Day)

Clause 23 : Enabling the making, and use, of films and other recordings of proceedings

Amendment 113

Amendment 113A

Amendment 113AA

Amendment 113C

Amendment 113D

Schedule 16 : Super-affirmative procedure

Amendment 113G

Care Services: Winterbourne View - Statement

Energy: Efficiency - Question for Short Debate

Crime and Courts Bill [HL] - Report (3rd Day) (Continued)

Amendment 113GD

Amendment 113GE

Amendment 113GF (to Amendment 113GE)

Amendment 113H

Amendments 113J to 115

Amendment 115B

Amendment 116

Amendment 116ZA

Amendment 116A

Grand Committee

Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill - Committee (3rd Day)

Clause 14 : Power of employment tribunal to impose financial penalty on employers etc

Amendment 20L

Amendment 20M

Amendment 20MA

Amendment 20N

Amendment 20P

Clause 15: Disclosures not protected unless believed to be made in the public interest

Amendment 20Q

Amendment 21

Amendment 22

Amendment 23

Amendment 23A

Amendment 23B

Amendment 23D

Clause 16 : Tribunal procedure: miscellaneous

Amendment 24

Written Statements

Child Maintenance - Statement

Correction to Commons Written Answer - Statement

Energy: CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme - Statement

EU: Energy Council - Statement

Gibraltar - Statement

HMS “Audacious” - Statement

Housing - Statement

Roads: Road Safety - Statement

UK Life Sciences - Statement

UN: Human Rights Council - Statement

Welfare Reform Regulations - Statement

Written Answers

Banking - Question

BBC: World Service - Question

Child Abuse: North Wales - Question

Energy: Biofuels - Questions

Energy: Green Deal - Question

Energy: Nuclear Power Stations - Questions

Energy: Renewables - Question

Energy: Smart Meters - Questions

Financial Conduct Authority - Question

Gaza - Question

Gross Domestic Product - Question

Homeless Families - Questions

Homeless People - Question

House of Lords: Members - Question

Housing - Question

Housing: Mortgages - Question

Independent Commission for Aid Impact - Question

Insurance: Payment Protection Insurance - Question

Isles of Scilly - Question

Israel - Questions

Israel and Palestine - Questions

Localism - Question

Middle East Peace Process - Question

National Insurance - Questions

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development - Question

Palestine - Question

Post-2015 Development Framework - Question

Railways: East Coast Mainline - Question

Railways: Procurement - Question

Railways: Rolling Stock - Question

Sudan and South Sudan - Question

Taxation: Avoidance - Question





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Monday 10 Dec 2012

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House of Lords [10 Dec 2012]

2.30 pm

Cycling: Infrastructure - Question

2.37 pm

Earl Attlee:

Lord Berkeley:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Taverne:

Earl Attlee:

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Baroness King of Bow:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Quirk:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Hughes of Woodside:

Earl Attlee:

Baroness Gardner of Parkes:

Earl Attlee:

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Lord Davies of Oldham:

Earl Attlee:

Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall:

Earl Attlee:

United States Budget: Economic Impact - Question

2.45 pm

Lord Newby:

Lord Roberts of Conwy:

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Lord Newby:

Lord Bilimoria:

Lord Newby:

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Lord Newby:

Noble Lords:

Lord Newby:

Baroness Kramer:

Lord Newby:

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Lord Soley:

Lord Newby:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Newby:

Lord Tomlinson:

Lord Newby:

Baroness O'Cathain:

Lord Newby:

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Armed Forces: Medical Services - Question

2.52 pm

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

Lord Trefgarne:

Lord Astor of Hever:

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Lord Rosser:

Lord Astor of Hever:

Lord Ribeiro:

Lord Astor of Hever:

Lord Palmer of Childs Hill:

Lord Astor of Hever:

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Lord West of Spithead:

Lord Astor of Hever:

Banking: Regulation - Question

3.01 pm

Lord Newby:

Lord Barnett:

Lord Newby:

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Lord Sharkey:

Lord Newby:

Lord Peston:

Lord Newby:

Lord Lawson of Blaby:

Lord Newby:

Lord McFall of Alcluith:

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Lord Newby:

Lord Pearson of Rannoch:

Lord Newby:

Business of the House - Motion on Standing Orders

3.08 pm

Partnerships (Prosecution) (Scotland) Bill [HL] - Second Reading

3.08 pm

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

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Crime and Courts Bill [HL] - Report (3rd Day)

3.09 pm

Clause 23 : Enabling the making, and use, of films and other recordings of proceedings

Amendment 113

Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws:

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3.15 pm

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Lord Lester of Herne Hill:

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Lord Pannick:

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Lord Lester of Herne Hill:

Lord Pannick:

Baroness Butler-Sloss:

Lord Pannick:

Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws:

Lord Pannick:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

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3.30 pm

Baroness Hamwee:

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Lord Beecham:


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Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:


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3.45 pm

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Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws:

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Amendment 113A

Lord Pannick:


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Lord Lester of Herne Hill:

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


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4 pm

Lord Lester of Herne Hill:

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Lord Carswell:


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Lord Beecham:

Lord McNally:

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Lord Pannick:

Amendment 113AA

Baroness Linklater of Butterstone:

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4.15 pm

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Lord Beecham:

Lord Woolf:

Lord McNally:

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Baroness Linklater of Butterstone:

Amendment 113C

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Lord McNally:


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4.30 pm

Lord Beecham:

Lord Woolf:

Lord McNally:

Lord Beecham:

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Lord Pannick:

Lord Beecham:

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Lord Woolf:

Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws:

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4.45 pm

Lord Lloyd of Berwick:

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Lord Pannick:

Lord Morris of Aberavon:

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Baroness Butler-Sloss:

Lord Goodhart:

5 pm

Lord Martin of Springburn:


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Lord McNally:


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Lord Pannick:

Lord McNally:

5.10 pm

Division on Amendment 113CContents 206; Not-Contents 54 [See col. 902 for an explanation of mistake in voting figures.].Amendment 113C agreed.

Division No. 1 [] [10 Dec 2012]

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5.26 pm

Amendment 113D

Lord Avebury:

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Lord Beecham:

Baroness Hamwee:

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5.45 pm

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


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Lord Avebury:

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6 pm

The Deputy Speaker (Viscount Ullswater):

Schedule 16 : Super-affirmative procedure

Amendment 113G

Lord Ramsbotham:

Lord Rosser:

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Lord Woolf:

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6.15 pm

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Baroness Hamwee:

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Baroness Butler-Sloss:

6.30 pm

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Baroness Linklater of Butterstone:


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Lord McNally:


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6.45 pm

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Baroness Linklater of Butterstone:

Lord Ramsbotham:

6.58 pm

Division on Amendment 113GContents 32; Not-Contents 156.Amendment 113G disagreed.

Division No. 2 [] [10 Dec 2012]

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7.10 pm

Care Services: Winterbourne View - Statement

7.11 pm

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7.19 pm

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

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7.31 pm

Earl Howe:


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7.38 pm

Baroness Hollins:

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Earl Howe:

Lord Pearson of Rannoch:


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Earl Howe:

Baroness Browning:

Earl Howe:

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Baroness Wall of New Barnet:

Earl Howe:


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Baroness Masham of Ilton:

Earl Howe:

Lord Willis of Knaresborough:


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Earl Howe:

Energy: Efficiency - Question for Short Debate

8 pm

Lord Teverson:


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8.11 pm

Lord Judd:


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8.22 pm

Lord Whitty:

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8.33 pm

Baroness Worthington:


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8.45 pm

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

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Crime and Courts Bill [HL] - Report (3rd Day) (Continued)

8.57 pm

Amendment 113GD

Baroness Linklater of Butterstone:

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9 pm

Lord Rosser:

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Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

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Amendment 113GE

Baroness Linklater of Butterstone:

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Amendment 113GF (to Amendment 113GE)

Baroness Hamwee:

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Lord Hylton:

9.15 pm

The Earl of Listowel:

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Lord Rosser:


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


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9.30 pm

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Baroness Hamwee:

Baroness Linklater of Butterstone:

Amendment 113H

Lord McNally:

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Lord Goldsmith:

Lord McNally:


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Amendments 113J to 115

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Amendment 115B

Lord Rosser:

9.45 pm

Lord McNally:


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Lord Rosser:

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Amendment 116

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

Amendment 116ZA

Lord Beecham:


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10 pm

Lord Goldsmith:


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Lord Marks of Henley-on-Thames:

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Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:


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Lord Beecham:


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10.15 pm

Amendment 116A

Lord Goldsmith:


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The Lord Speaker (Baroness D'Souza):

Lord Beecham:


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Lord Marks of Henley-on-Thames:

10.30 pm

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Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

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10.45 pm

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Lord Goldsmith:


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Grand Committee [10 Dec 2012]

3.30 pm

Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill - Committee (3rd Day)

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Geddes):

Clause 14 : Power of employment tribunal to impose financial penalty on employers etc

Amendment 20L

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

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Baroness Brinton:


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


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3.45 pm

Baroness Brinton:

Lord Marland:

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

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Amendment 20M

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Lord Marland:


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Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Lord Marland:

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Amendment 20MA

Lord Young of Norwood Green:


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Baroness Turner of Camden:

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4 pm

Lord Marland:

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

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Amendment 20N

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Lord Marland:

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Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Amendment 20P

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Lord Marland:

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

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Clause 15: Disclosures not protected unless believed to be made in the public interest

Amendment 20Q

Lord Young of Norwood Green:


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4.15 pm

Lord Marland:

Lord Borrie:

Lord Marland:

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Amendment 21

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Lord Marland:

Baroness Turner of Camden:


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Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:

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Lord Marland:

Lord Geddes:

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4.30 pm

Amendment 22

Lord Touhig:

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Lord Wills:

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Lord Low of Dalston:

Baroness Dean of Thornton-le-Fylde:

Baroness Brinton:

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Lord Borrie:


Lord Brooke of Sutton Mandeville:

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Lord Young of Norwood Green:


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Lord Marland:


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Lord Wills:

Lord Marland:

Lord Touhig:

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Amendment 23

Lord Touhig:


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5 pm

Lord Low of Dalston:


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Lord Wills:

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Lord Young of Norwood Green:

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Skelmersdale):

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

5.11 pm

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5.21 pm

Lord Marland:

Lord Touhig:

Amendment 23A

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Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Baroness Donaghy:

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5.30 pm

Lord Marland:

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Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Amendment 23B

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Lord Marland:

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Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Amendment 23D

Lord Young of Norwood Green:


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Lord Borrie:

Lord Marland:


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Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Clause 16 : Tribunal procedure: miscellaneous

Amendment 24

Baroness Turner of Camden:

5.45 pm

The Earl of Glasgow:

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Lord Marland:

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Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Lord Marland:

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Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Baroness Turner of Camden:

Baroness Turner of Camden:

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

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Written Statements [10 Dec 2012]

Child Maintenance - Statement

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

Correction to Commons Written Answer - Statement

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

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Energy: CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme - Statement

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

Column: WS97

EU: Energy Council - Statement

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

Column: WS98

Gibraltar - Statement

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


Column: WS99

HMS “Audacious” - Statement

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

Column: WS100

Housing - Statement

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

Column: WS101

Roads: Road Safety - Statement

Earl Attlee:

UK Life Sciences - Statement

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

Column: WS102

UN: Human Rights Council - Statement

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

Column: WS103

Welfare Reform Regulations - Statement

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

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Written Answers [10 Dec 2012]

Banking - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

BBC: World Service - Question

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


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Child Abuse: North Wales - Question

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

Energy: Biofuels - Questions

Earl Attlee:

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Energy: Green Deal - Question

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

Energy: Nuclear Power Stations - Questions

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

Baroness Verma:

Energy: Renewables - Question

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

Column: WA193

Energy: Smart Meters - Questions

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

Baroness Verma:

Baroness Verma:

Column: WA194

Financial Conduct Authority - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Gaza - Question

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

Gross Domestic Product - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Column: WA195

Homeless Families - Questions

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

Homeless People - Question

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

Column: WA196

House of Lords: Members - Question

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

Housing - Question

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

Column: WA197

Housing: Mortgages - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Column: WA198

Independent Commission for Aid Impact - Question

Baroness Northover:

Insurance: Payment Protection Insurance - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Isles of Scilly - Question

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

Israel - Questions

Column: WA199

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

Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Warsi:

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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:

Localism - Question

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

Middle East Peace Process - Question

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

Column: WA202

National Insurance - Questions

Lord Newby:

Lord Newby:

Lord Newby:

Column: WA203

Lord Newby:

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Column: WA204

Palestine - Question

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

Post-2015 Development Framework - Question

Baroness Northover:

Railways: East Coast Mainline - Question

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Earl Attlee:

Railways: Procurement - Question

Earl Attlee:

Railways: Rolling Stock - Question

Earl Attlee:

Sudan and South Sudan - Question

Column: WA206

Baroness Northover:

Taxation: Avoidance - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):