Table of Contents for
Tuesday 11 Dec 2012

Volume No. 741Part No. 82

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House of Lords

Badgers - Question

Georgia - Question

Taxation: Avoidance - Question

Immigration: Tuberculosis Testing - Question

Independent Press Council Bill [HL] - First Reading

Parliamentary Privilege - Membership Motion

Equal Marriage Consultation - Statement

Police (Complaints and Conduct) Bill - Second Reading

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

Northern Ireland: Recent Events - Statement

Developing Countries: Impact of Multinational Companies’ Financial Practices and UK Tax Policies - Question for Short Debate

Police (Complaints and Conduct) Bill - Committee (and remaining stages)

Financial Services Bill - Returned from the Commons

Grand Committee

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

Financial Restrictions (Iran) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Nursing Quality and Compassion: The Future of Nursing Education - Question for Short Debate

Empowerment and Responsibility: Financial Powers to Strengthen Wales - Question for Short Debate

Written Statements

Agriculture: Dairy Industry - Statement

Climate Change: Doha Conference - Statement

ECOFIN - Statement

EU: Education and Youth Council - Statement

EU: Education, Youth, Culture and Sport Council - Statement

Finance Bill 2013 - Statements

Financial Services - Statement

Justice: Compensation - Statement

Regional Strategies - Statement

Turks and Caicos Islands - Statement

Written Answers

Alan Turing - Question

BBC: Royal Charter - Question

Benefits - Question

Broadcasting: Digital Radio - Question

Bureau of Investigative Journalism - Question

Burma - Question

Civil Service: Secondments - Question

Civil Service: Staff - Question

Communications: 3G Mobile Network - Question

Drones - Question

Economy: Forecasts - Question

Energy: Electricity Lines - Question

EU: Trade Agreements - Question

Food: Aspartame - Question

Government Departments: Staff - Questions

Government Departments: Trade Unions - Question

Government: Ministerial Meetings - Question

Health: Cancer - Question

Health: Obesity - Question

Health: Typhoid Fever - Question

Health: Warfarin - Question

Housing - Question

Internet: 4G Spectrum - Question

Internet: Broadband - Questions

Jobcentre Plus: Vacancies - Question

Judicial Review - Question

Life Sciences - Question

Middle East Peace Process - Question

Ofcom: Switching - Question

Shipping: Frigates - Question

Taxation: Income Tax - Question

Taxation: Tax Relief - Question

United Arab Emirates - Question





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Tuesday 11 Dec 2012

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House of Lords [11 Dec 2012]

2.30 pm

Badgers - Question

2.37 pm

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

Lord Hoyle:

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Krebs:

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Lord De Mauley:

Lord Greaves:

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Harrison:

Lord De Mauley:

Baroness Trumpington:

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Lord De Mauley:

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Dixon-Smith:

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

Lord Soulsby of Swaffham Prior:

Lord De Mauley:

Georgia - Question

2.46 pm

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Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Harries of Pentregarth:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Haworth:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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The Lord Bishop of Wakefield:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Dykes:

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Noble Lords:

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

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Noble Lords:

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Noble Lords:

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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Lord Dykes:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Taxation: Avoidance - Question

2.53 pm

Lord Newby:

Lord Dubs:

Lord Newby:

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Lord Naseby:

Baroness Kramer:

Noble Lords:

Lord Naseby:

Lord Newby:

Lord Barnett:

Lord Newby:

Baroness Kramer:

Lord Newby:

Lord Davies of Oldham:

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Lord Newby:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Newby:

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton:

Lord Newby:

Immigration: Tuberculosis Testing - Question

3.01 pm

Earl Attlee:

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Baroness Gardner of Parkes:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Morris of Handsworth:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Ribeiro:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

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Earl Attlee:

Lord Avebury:

Earl Attlee:

Independent Press Council Bill [HL] - First Reading

3.07 pm

Parliamentary Privilege - Membership Motion

3.08 pm

Lord Lucas:

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Sewel):

Lord Grocott:

Baroness O'Cathain:

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Noble Lords:

Lord Cormack:

Baroness Falkner of Margravine:

Lord Tyler:

The Chairman of Committees:

Lord Richard:

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Noble Lords:

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Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Lord Campbell-Savours:

The Chairman of Committees:

Equal Marriage Consultation - Statement

3.16 pm

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


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3.25 pm

Baroness Thornton:


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3.30 pm

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Baroness Northover:

3.34 pm

Lord Laming:


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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

The Lord Bishop of Leicester:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Lord Deben:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Morgan:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Lord Harries of Pentregarth:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Cormack:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Lord Northbourne:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Eden of Winton:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Police (Complaints and Conduct) Bill - Second Reading

3.54 pm

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


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4.11 pm

Baroness Smith of Basildon:


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4.25 pm

Baroness Hamwee:

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4.32 pm

Lord Alton of Liverpool:


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The Lord Bishop of Liverpool:


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5.06 pm

Lord Wasserman:

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5.19 pm

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:


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5.30 pm

Lord Rennard:

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Lord Dear:


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5.46 pm

Lord Blair of Boughton:

Lord Dear:

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5.53 pm

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

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Arrangement of Business - Announcement

6.08 pm

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Northern Ireland: Recent Events - Statement

6.09 pm

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


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6.17 pm

Lord McAvoy:


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6.21 pm

Baroness Randerson:


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Earl Attlee:

6.25 pm

Lord Alderdice:

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Baroness Randerson:

Lord Kilclooney:

Lord Rogan:

Lord Kilclooney:

Lord Rogan:

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Baroness Randerson:

Lord Mawhinney:

Baroness Randerson:

Lord Dubs:

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Baroness Randerson:

Lord Carlile of Berriew:

Baroness Randerson:

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The Lord Bishop of Bath and Wells:

Baroness Randerson:

Lord Glentoran:

Noble Lords:

Lord Kilclooney:


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Baroness Randerson:

Earl Attlee:

Developing Countries: Impact of Multinational Companies’ Financial Practices and UK Tax Policies - Question for Short Debate

6.49 pm

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The Lord Bishop of Derby:


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7 pm

Lord Brooke of Sutton Mandeville:


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7.02 pm

Lord Browne of Ladyton:

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7.07 pm

Lord Shipley:


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7.11 pm

The Lord Bishop of Hereford:


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7.16 pm

Lord Haskel:


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7.20 pm

Lord McKenzie of Luton:


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7.25 pm

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:


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7.31 pm

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

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Police (Complaints and Conduct) Bill - Committee (and remaining stages)

7.42 pm

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

Financial Services Bill - Returned from the Commons

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Grand Committee [11 Dec 2012]

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

3.30 pm

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Baroness Gibson of Market Rasen):

Financial Restrictions (Iran) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

3.30 pm

Lord Newby:

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Lord Tunnicliffe:

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3.45 pm

Lord Newby:

Lord Tunnicliffe:

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Lord Newby:

Nursing Quality and Compassion: The Future of Nursing Education - Question for Short Debate

3.51 pm

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Baroness Emerton:


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4 pm

Baroness Cumberlege:


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4.07 pm

Lord MacKenzie of Culkein:


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4.15 pm

Lord Willis of Knaresborough:


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4.22 pm

Lord Kakkar:


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4.29 pm

Lord Patel:


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4.34 pm

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:


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4.42 pm

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


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Empowerment and Responsibility: Financial Powers to Strengthen Wales - Question for Short Debate

4.55 pm

Lord Wigley:

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5.05 pm

Lord Morgan:

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5.12 pm

Lord Roberts of Llandudno:

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5.19 pm

Lord Elystan-Morgan:


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5.25 pm

Lord Rowlands:


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5.31 pm

Baroness Gale:

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5.38 pm

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

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

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Written Statements [11 Dec 2012]

Agriculture: Dairy Industry - Statement

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

Climate Change: Doha Conference - Statement

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

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ECOFIN - Statement

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

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EU: Education and Youth Council - Statement

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

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EU: Education, Youth, Culture and Sport Council - Statement

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

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Finance Bill 2013 - Statements

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

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Lord Sassoon:

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Financial Services - Statement

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

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Justice: Compensation - Statement

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

Regional Strategies - Statement

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


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Turks and Caicos Islands - Statement

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


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Written Answers [11 Dec 2012]

Alan Turing - Question

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

BBC: Royal Charter - Question

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

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Benefits - Question

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

Broadcasting: Digital Radio - Question

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

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Bureau of Investigative Journalism - Question

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Burma - Question

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


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Civil Service: Secondments - Question

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

Civil Service: Staff - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Communications: 3G Mobile Network - Question

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Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Drones - Question

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

Economy: Forecasts - Question

Lord Newby:

Energy: Electricity Lines - Question

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

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EU: Trade Agreements - Question

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

Food: Aspartame - Question

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

Government Departments: Staff - 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:

Lord De Mauley:

Government Departments: Trade Unions - Question

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

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Government: Ministerial Meetings - Question

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

Health: Cancer - Question

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

Health: Obesity - Question

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

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Health: Typhoid Fever - Question

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

Health: Warfarin - Question

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

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Earl Howe:

Housing - Question

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

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Internet: 4G Spectrum - Question

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Internet: Broadband - Questions

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

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Jobcentre Plus: Vacancies - Question

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

Judicial Review - Question

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

Life Sciences - Question

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

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Middle East Peace Process - Question

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

Ofcom: Switching - Question

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Shipping: Frigates - Question

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

Taxation: Income Tax - Question

Lord Newby:

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Taxation: Tax Relief - Question

Lord Newby:

United Arab Emirates - Question

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