Table of Contents for
Thursday 31 Jan 2013

Volume No. 742Part No. 105

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House of Lords

Royal Assent

Crime: Wildlife Crime - Question

Railways: Fares - Question

Waste Management: Refuse Collections - Question

Children: Childcare Costs - Question

Syria - Private Notice Question

Business of the House - Motion on Standing Orders

Business of the House - Motion on Standing Orders

Business of the House - Timing of Debates

EU: Prime Minister’s Speech - Motion to Take Note

Visas: Student Visa Policy - Motion to Take Note

South London Healthcare NHS Trust - Statement

Economy: North-East England - Question for Short Debate

Grand Committee

Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill - Committee (10th Day)

Clause 68 : Licensing of copyright and performers' rights

Amendment 32A

Amendment 32B

Amendment 33

Schedule 21 : Licensing of copyright and performers’ rights

Amendment 33A

Amendment 46

Amendments 46A and 46B

Amendment 49

Amendment 50A

Amendments 51A and 51B

Amendments 58A and 58B

Clause 70 : Members' approval of directors' remuneration policy

Amendment 58BA

Amendment 58BC

Amendment 58BD

Clause 72 : Payments to directors: minor and consequential amendments

Amendment 58BH

Amendments 58BJ and 58BK

Amendment 58C

Amendments 58D and 58E

Amendment 58F

Clause 74 : Power to provide for equal pay audits

Amendment 58GA

Amendments 58GB and 58GC

Amendment 58H

Clause 78 : Extent

Amendment 58HA

Amendments 59A and 59B

Clause 79 : Commencement

Amendment 60AA

Amendments 60AB to 60AF

Amendment 60B

Written Statements

Armed Forces: Coroners’ Inquests - Statement

Armed Forces: Defence Equipment and Support - Statement

Child Maintenance - Statement

Finance Bill 2013 - Statement

Food: Labelling - Statement

Forests and Woodlands - Statement

Hong Kong - Statement

Housing - Statement

National Minimum Wage - Statement

Office of Fair Trading - Statement

Railways: Franchising - Statement

Waste Management: Radioactive Waste - Statement

Written Answers

Adem Uzun - Question

Bank of England - Question

Banks: Funding for Lending Scheme - Question

Banks: Lending - Question

Bumi plc - Question

Burma - Question

China - Question

Civil Service: Bonuses - Question

Debt - Question

Education: English Baccalaureate - Questions

Employment: Part-time Employees - Question

EU: Insurance Mediation and Investment Products - Question

Finance: Investment - Question

Finance: ISAs - Question

Flooding: Insurance - Question

Food: Labelling - Question

Food: Safety - Question

Freedom of Information Act 2000 - Question

Government Departments: Catering Facilities - Question

Growth and Infrastructure Bill [HL] - Question

House of Lords: Savings Strategy and Financial Plan - Question

House of Lords: Staff Training - Question

Human Rights - Questions

Insurance: Payment Protection Insurance - Question

NHS: General Practitioners - Question

Olympic and Paralympic Games 2012: Tickets - Question

Police: Wales - Question

Questions for Written Answer - Question

Schools: Sport - Question

Shipping Industry: Employment - Question

Slovakia - Question

Taxation: Capital Gains Tax - Question





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House of Lords [31 Jan 2013]

11 am

Royal Assent

11.06 am

Crime: Wildlife Crime - Question

11.07 am

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

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer:

Lord De Mauley:

Column: 1638

Lord Clark of Windermere:

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon:

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Mackenzie of Framwellgate:

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Lord De Mauley:

Baroness Fookes:

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Lea of Crondall:

Lord De Mauley:

Baroness Smith of Basildon:

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Elton:

Lord De Mauley:

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Railways: Fares - Question

11.15 am

Earl Attlee:

Lord Bradshaw:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Snape:

Earl Attlee:

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Lord Cormack:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Roberts of Llandudno:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Campbell-Savours:

Earl Attlee:

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Lord Dykes:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Faulkner of Worcester:

Earl Attlee:

Waste Management: Refuse Collections - Question

11.22 am

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

Lord Storey:

Baroness Hanham:

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Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Baroness Hanham:

Lord Tomlinson:

Baroness Hanham:

Lord Greaves:

Baroness Hanham:

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Lord Bach:

Baroness Hanham:

Children: Childcare Costs - Question

11.29 am

Lord Newby:

Baroness Deech:

Lord Newby:

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Baroness Massey of Darwen:

Lord Newby:

The Earl of Listowel:

Lord Newby:

The Lord Bishop of Chester:

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Lord Newby:

Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall:

Lord Newby:

Lord Martin of Springburn:

Lord Newby:

Lord Tomlinson:

Lord Newby:

Syria - Private Notice Question

11.37 am

Column: 1647

Baroness Falkner of Margravine:

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

Baroness Falkner of Margravine:

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Column: 1648

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Triesman:

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Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Wright of Richmond:

Baroness Warsi:

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Business of the House - Motion on Standing Orders

11.48 am

Lord Steel of Aikwood:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

The Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (Lord Hill of Oareford):

Column: 1651

Lord Pearson of Rannoch:

Lord Hill of Oareford:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Hill of Oareford:

Lord Grocott:

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Lord Campbell-Savours:

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

Lord Steel of Aikwood:

Lord Tyler:

Baroness Deech:

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Lord Hill of Oareford:

Business of the House - Motion on Standing Orders

Noon

Business of the House - Timing of Debates

Noon

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Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

The Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (Lord Hill of Oareford):

The Earl of Sandwich:

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Baroness Anelay of St Johns):

Column: 1655

Lord Lea of Crondall:

Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

EU: Prime Minister’s Speech - Motion to Take Note

12.05 pm

Baroness Noakes:

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Lord Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon:

Baroness Noakes:


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Column: 1659

12.19 pm

Lord Triesman:

12.22 pm

Baroness Falkner of Margravine:

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12.26 pm

Lord Williamson of Horton:

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12.29 pm

The Lord Bishop of Wakefield:

Column: 1662

12.32 pm

Lord Howell of Guildford:


Column: 1663

12.35 pm

Lord Giddens:

12.37 pm

Lord Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon:


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12.41 pm

Lord Bilimoria:

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12.44 pm

Lord Howe of Aberavon:

12.48 pm

Lord Grenfell:


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12.52 pm

Lord Maclennan of Rogart:


Column: 1669

12.56 pm

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:


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12.59 pm

Lord Lamont of Lerwick:

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1.03 pm

Baroness Crawley:

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1.06 pm

Lord Roper:


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1.10 pm

Lord Owen:


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Lord Popat:

1.14 pm

The Marquess of Lothian:

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1.15 pm

Lord Monks:

1.18 pm

Lord Taverne:


Column: 1676

1.21 pm

Lord Bowness:


Column: 1677

1.25 pm

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean:


Column: 1678

1.28 pm

Lord Dykes:


Column: 1679

1.32 pm

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:


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1.35 pm

Lord Sheikh:

Column: 1681

1.38 pm

Lord Anderson of Swansea:


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1.42 pm

Lord Blair of Boughton:

1.45 pm

Lord Clinton-Davis:

Column: 1683

1.47 pm

Baroness Donaghy:


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1.50 pm

Viscount Eccles:

1.53 pm

Lord Davies of Stamford:

Column: 1685

1.56 pm

Lord Framlingham:

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1.58 pm

Lord Hamilton of Epsom:

Column: 1687

2.01 pm

Lord Lea of Crondall:

2.04 pm

Lord Watson of Invergowrie:

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2.08 pm.

Lord Birt:

2.10 pm

Lord Whitty:


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2.13 pm

Lord Pearson of Rannoch:

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2.16 pm

Lord Liddle:


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Column: 1693

2.27 pm

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


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Column: 1695


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Column: 1697

2.42 pm

Baroness Noakes:


Column: 1698

Visas: Student Visa Policy - Motion to Take Note

2.44 pm

Lord MacGregor of Pulham Market:


Column: 1699


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Column: 1701


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Lord Lucas:

2.58 pm

Lord Howarth of Newport:


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Baroness Garden of Frognal:

Lord Howarth of Newport:

3.02 pm

Baroness Sharp of Guildford:


Column: 1704

3.05 pm

Baroness Prashar:

3.07 pm

The Lord Bishop of Wakefield:

Column: 1705

3.11 pm

Lord Wei:


Column: 1706

3.13 pm

Baroness Warwick of Undercliffe:

Column: 1707

3.16 pm

Baroness Benjamin:


Column: 1708

3.18 pm

Lord Sutherland of Houndwood:

Column: 1709

3.22 pm

Lord Lipsey:

3.24 pm

Baroness Howe of Idlicote:


Column: 1710

3.27 pm

Lord Wilson of Tillyorn:


Column: 1711

3.30 pm

Lord Cormack:

Column: 1712

3.32 pm

Viscount Hanworth:

3.35 pm

Lord Phillips of Sudbury:


Column: 1713

3.37 pm

Baroness Valentine:


Column: 1714

3.40 pm

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:


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Noble Lords:

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Noble Lords:

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

3.46 pm

Lord Judd:

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3.48 pm

Baroness Afshar:

3.51 pm

Lord Lucas:

Column: 1717

3.53 pm

Lord Bilimoria:

Column: 1718

3.56 pm

Baroness Uddin:


Column: 1719

3.59 pm

Lord Rana:


Column: 1720

4.02 pm

Lord Giddens:

4.05 pm

The Earl of Sandwich:

Column: 1721

4.07 pm

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:

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4.16 pm

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


Column: 1725

Noble Lords:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:


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Lord Howarth of Newport:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:


Column: 1727


Column: 1728

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Judd:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Giddens:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:


Column: 1729

Baroness Afshar:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:


Column: 1730

Baroness Warwick of Undercliffe:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Phillips of Sudbury:

Baroness Garden of Frognal:

4.42 pm

Lord MacGregor of Pulham Market:


Column: 1731

South London Healthcare NHS Trust - Statement

4.45 pm

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

Column: 1732


Column: 1733

Column: 1734

Column: 1735

5 pm

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:


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Column: 1737

5.05 pm

Earl Howe:


Column: 1738

5.12 pm

Lord Tomlinson:

Column: 1739

Earl Howe:

Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

Column: 1740

Earl Howe:

Lord Wills:

Earl Attlee:

Column: 1741

Earl Howe:

Lord Wills:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Wheatcroft:

Earl Howe:

Column: 1742

Baroness Gould of Potternewton:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Gould of Potternewton:

Column: 1743

Earl Howe:

Lord Patten:

Earl Howe:

Economy: North-East England - Question for Short Debate

5.32 pm

Lord Bates:

Column: 1744


Column: 1745


Column: 1746

5.42 pm

Lord Sawyer:


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Column: 1748


Column: 1749

5.52 pm

Lord Shipley:


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Column: 1751


Column: 1752

6.03 pm

Lord Patten:


Column: 1753


Column: 1754

6.12 pm

The Earl of Shrewsbury:


Column: 1755

6.16 pm

Lord Beecham:


Column: 1756


Column: 1758

6.27 pm

Lord Popat:

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Column: 1761


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Grand Committee [31 Jan 2013]

Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill - Committee (10th Day)

2 pm

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Baroness Fookes):

Clause 68 : Licensing of copyright and performers' rights

Amendment 32A

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (Viscount Younger of Leckie):

Lord Clement-Jones:

Column: GC542

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:

Baroness Buscombe:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Amendment 32B

Lord Clement-Jones:

Column: GC543

Column: GC544

Baroness Buscombe:


Column: GC545

2.15 pm

Viscount Younger of Leckie:


Column: GC546


Column: GC547

Column: GC548

Amendment 33

Lord Clement-Jones:

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:


Column: GC549

2.30 pm

Lord Lucas:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Column: GC550

Lord Clement-Jones:

Schedule 21 : Licensing of copyright and performers’ rights

Amendment 33A

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Baroness Buscombe:

Column: GC551


Column: GC552


Column: GC553

Lord Clement-Jones:

2.45 pm

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:


Column: GC554

Column: GC555

Baroness Buscombe:

Column: GC556

Amendment 46

Amendments 46A and 46B

Amendment 49

Baroness Buscombe:

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Baroness Brinton:


Column: GC557

3 pm

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Column: GC558

Baroness Buscombe:

Amendment 50A

Amendments 51A and 51B

Amendments 58A and 58B

Clause 70 : Members' approval of directors' remuneration policy

Amendment 58BA

Column: GC559

Lord Mitchell:


Column: GC560

Column: GC561

3.15 pm

Column: GC562

Baroness Turner of Camden:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Column: GC563


Column: GC564

Lord Mitchell:

Amendment 58BC

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Column: GC565

3.30 pm

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Column: GC566

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Amendment 58BD

Lord Mitchell:


Column: GC567


Column: GC568

Lord Razzall:

3.45 pm

Viscount Younger of Leckie:


Column: GC569


Column: GC570

Lord Mitchell:

Clause 72 : Payments to directors: minor and consequential amendments

Amendment 58BH

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Column: GC571

Lord Mitchell:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Amendments 58BJ and 58BK

Amendment 58C

Column: GC572

Column: GC573

Viscount Younger of Leckie:


Column: GC574

4 pm

Column: GC575

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:


Column: GC576

Column: GC577

4.15 pm

Column: GC578

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Column: GC579

Column: GC580

Lord Whitty:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Column: GC581

Amendments 58D and 58E

Column: GC582

Amendment 58F

Column: GC583

Lord Razzall:

Column: GC584

4.30 pm

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:


Column: GC585

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Column: GC586

Lord Razzall:

Column: GC587

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Lord Razzall:

4.45 pm

Clause 74 : Power to provide for equal pay audits

Amendment 58GA

Column: GC588

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Column: GC589

Baroness Thornton:

Column: GC590

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


Column: GC591

Baroness Thornton:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Amendments 58GB and 58GC

Column: GC592

5 pm

Amendment 58H

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:


Column: GC593


Column: GC594

Column: GC595

Lord Razzall:

Lord Mitchell:

Column: GC596

Viscount Younger of Leckie:


Column: GC597

5.15 pm

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:

Column: GC598

Column: GC599

Clause 78 : Extent

Amendment 58HA

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:

Amendments 59A and 59B

Column: GC600

Clause 79 : Commencement

Amendment 60AA

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Lord Whitty:


Column: GC601

5.30 pm

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Column: GC602

Amendments 60AB to 60AF

Amendment 60B

Column: WS117


Column: WS117

Written Statements [31 Jan 2013]

Armed Forces: Coroners’ Inquests - Statement

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

Column: WS118

Armed Forces: Defence Equipment and Support - Statement

Baroness Garden of Frognal:


Column: WS119

Child Maintenance - Statement

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

Finance Bill 2013 - Statement

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Column: WS120

Food: Labelling - Statement

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

Column: WS121

Forests and Woodlands - Statement

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


Column: WS122


Column: WS123

Hong Kong - Statement

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

Column: WS124

Housing - Statement

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


Column: WS125

National Minimum Wage - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (Viscount Younger of Leckie):

Office of Fair Trading - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (Viscount Younger of Leckie):

Column: WS126

Railways: Franchising - Statement

Earl Attlee:

Column: WS127

Waste Management: Radioactive Waste - Statement

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

Column: WS128


Column: WS129

Column: WS130

Column: WA343


Column: WA343

Written Answers [31 Jan 2013]

Adem Uzun - Question

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

Bank of England - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Banks: Funding for Lending Scheme - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Column: WA344

Banks: Lending - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Bumi plc - Question

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

Burma - Question

Column: WA345

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

China - Question

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

Civil Service: Bonuses - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Column: WA346

Debt - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Education: English Baccalaureate - Questions

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


Column: WA347

Lord Nash:

Employment: Part-time Employees - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Column: WA348

EU: Insurance Mediation and Investment Products - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Finance: Investment - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Column: WA349

Finance: ISAs - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Flooding: Insurance - Question

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

Column: WA350

Food: Labelling - Question

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

Food: Safety - Question

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

Column: WA351

Freedom of Information Act 2000 - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Government Departments: Catering Facilities - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Growth and Infrastructure Bill [HL] - Question

Column: WA352

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

House of Lords: Savings Strategy and Financial Plan - Question

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Sewel):

House of Lords: Staff Training - Question

Column: WA353

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Sewel):

Human Rights - Questions

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Column: WA354

Insurance: Payment Protection Insurance - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

NHS: General Practitioners - Question

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

Olympic and Paralympic Games 2012: Tickets - Question

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

Police: Wales - Question

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

Column: WA356

Questions for Written Answer - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Schools: Sport - Question

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

Shipping Industry: Employment - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:


Column: WA357

Slovakia - Question

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

Taxation: Capital Gains Tax - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):