Table of Contents for
Wednesday 13 Feb 2013

Volume No. 743Part No. 113

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House of Lords

- Question

Health: Healthcare Assistance - Question

Airports: Heathrow - Question

Monetary Policy Committee: Inflation - Question

Press Regulation - Statement

Prisons (Property) Bill - Third Reading

Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

Local Authorities (Public Health Functions and Entry to Premises by Local Healthwatch Representatives) Regulations 2012 - Motion to Approve

Local Authorities (Conduct of Referendums) (Council Tax Increases) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 - Motions to Approve

Non-Domestic Rating (Rates Retention) Regulations 2013 - Motions to Approve

Local Government Finance Act 2012 (Consequential Amendments) Order 2013 - Motions to Approve

Business

Universal Credit Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

Amendment to the Motion

Jobseeker’s Allowance Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

Employment and Support Allowance Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

Social Security (Personal Independence Payment) Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

Amendment to the Motion

Universal Credit, Personal Independence Payment, Jobseeker’s Allowance and Employment and Support Allowance (Decisions and Appeals) Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

Social Security (Payments on Account of Benefit) Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

Social Security (Loss of Benefit) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

Written Statements

Afghanistan - Statement

Armed Forces: Nuclear Submarines - Statement

Food: Horsemeat and Food Fraud - Statement

Mali - Statement

Ministry of Defence: Votes A Annual Estimate - Statement

Ministry of Defence: Votes A Supplementary Estimate - Statement

North Korea - Statement

Written Answers

Armed Conflict: Rape - Questions

Armed Forces: Defence Cuts - Question

Bahrain - Question

Banking - Question

Banks: Funding for Lending Scheme - Questions

Banks: Green Investment Bank - Question

Benefits: Internet Access - Question

Benefits: Motability Schemes - Questions

Children: Poverty - Question

Climate Change - Question

Companies: New Companies - Question

Companies: Red Tape - Question

EU: Funding - Question

Finance: Financial Services - Question

Homelessness - Question

House of Lords: Reform - Question

Housing - Question

Migrant Workers - Question

National Crime Agency - Question

Northern Ireland Parades Commission - Question

Northern Ireland: Human Rights Commission - Question

Overseas Aid - Question

Police: River Police - Questions

Railways: Heathrow Express - Question

Roads: Fatalities - Question

Roads: Speed Limits - Question

Schools: Life-saving Training - Question

Sudan - Question

Vehicles: Semi-trailers - Question





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names of speakers in the Lords Hansard text for
Wednesday 13 Feb 2013

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House of Lords [13 Feb 2013]

3 pm
3.06 pm

- Question

3.07 pm

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Baroness Miller of Hendon:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Kakkar:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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Lord Hughes of Woodside:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Mawhinney:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Baroness Butler-Sloss:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean:

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Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Tyler:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Cormack:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Health: Healthcare Assistance - Question

3.15 pm

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Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

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

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Gardner of Parkes:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Masham of Ilton:

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Earl Howe:

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Earl Howe:

Airports: Heathrow - Question

3.23 pm

Earl Attlee:

Lord Spicer:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Soley:

Earl Attlee:

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Baroness Valentine:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Bradshaw:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Clinton-Davis:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

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Earl Attlee:

Lord Rotherwick:

Earl Attlee:

Monetary Policy Committee: Inflation - Question

3.30 pm

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Lord Barnett:

Lord Deighton:

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Lord Peston:

Lord Deighton:

Lord Lawson of Blaby:

Lord Deighton:

Lord Howarth of Newport:

Lord Deighton:

Lord Davidson of Glen Clova:

Lord Deighton:

Lord Flight:

Lord Deighton:

Lord Stern of Brentford:

Lord Deighton:

Press Regulation - Statement

3.38 pm

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

3.42 pm

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:

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Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

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Lord Fowler:

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Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

Baroness Boothroyd:

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

Lord Lipsey:

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

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Baroness Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury:

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

Prisons (Property) Bill - Third Reading

3.53 pm

Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

3.53 pm

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Local Authorities (Public Health Functions and Entry to Premises by Local Healthwatch Representatives) Regulations 2012 - Motion to Approve

3.53 pm

Local Authorities (Conduct of Referendums) (Council Tax Increases) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 - Motions to Approve

Non-Domestic Rating (Rates Retention) Regulations 2013 - Motions to Approve

Local Government Finance Act 2012 (Consequential Amendments) Order 2013 - Motions to Approve

3.54 pm

Business

3.55 pm

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Newby:

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Lord Martin of Springburn:

Lord Newby:

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Universal Credit Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

3.57 pm

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


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4 pm

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Amendment to the Motion

Baroness Sherlock:

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4.15 pm

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Lord German:


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4.30 pm

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

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Baroness Thomas of Winchester:


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The Countess of Mar:


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Lord Eden of Winton:


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Baroness Lister of Burtersett:


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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope:

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The Lord Bishop of Worcester:

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Lord Touhig:


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The Earl of Listowel:


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Lord Freud:


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Baroness Sherlock:

6.16 pm

Division on Amendment to the Motion. Contents 169; Not-Contents 239.Amendment to the Motion disagreed.

Division No. 1 [] [13 Feb 2013]

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Jobseeker’s Allowance Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

6.31 pm

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


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Baroness Donaghy:

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Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope:

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Lord McKenzie of Luton:

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Lord Freud:


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Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Freud:

Employment and Support Allowance Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

7.07 pm

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


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Baroness Turner of Camden:

7.15 pm

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

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Lord Freud:


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Social Security (Personal Independence Payment) Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

7.25 pm

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


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7.30 pm

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Amendment to the Motion

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

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7.45 pm

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Baroness Thomas of Winchester:


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Lord Touhig:


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Baroness Browning:


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Baroness Grey-Thompson:

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Baroness Lister of Burtersett:


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Lord Alton of Liverpool:

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Baroness Howe of Idlicote:

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Lord German:

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Lord Hardie:


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Lord Freud:


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Lord Alton of Liverpool:

Lord Freud:

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Freud:

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Lord McKenzie of Luton:


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Universal Credit, Personal Independence Payment, Jobseeker’s Allowance and Employment and Support Allowance (Decisions and Appeals) Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

9.18 pm

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


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Lord Bach:

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Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

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Lord McKenzie of Luton:


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Lord Freud:

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Freud:

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Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Freud:

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Freud:

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Lord Freud:


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Social Security (Payments on Account of Benefit) Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

10.09 pm

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

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Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

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Baroness Sherlock:


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Lord Freud:


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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Freud:

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Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Freud:

Social Security (Loss of Benefit) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

10.37 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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Lord Freud:

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Freud:

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Written Statements [13 Feb 2013]

Afghanistan - Statement

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


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Armed Forces: Nuclear Submarines - Statement

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

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Food: Horsemeat and Food Fraud - Statement

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

Mali - Statement

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

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Ministry of Defence: Votes A Annual Estimate - Statement

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

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Ministry of Defence: Votes A Supplementary Estimate - Statement

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

North Korea - Statement

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


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Written Answers [13 Feb 2013]

Armed Conflict: Rape - Questions

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Northover:

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Armed Forces: Defence Cuts - Question

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

Bahrain - Question

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

Banking - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

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Banks: Funding for Lending Scheme - Questions

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Lord Deighton:

Banks: Green Investment Bank - Question

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

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Benefits: Internet Access - Question

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

Benefits: Motability Schemes - Questions

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

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Children: Poverty - Question

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

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Climate Change - Question

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

Companies: New Companies - Question

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

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Companies: Red Tape - Question

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

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EU: Funding - Question

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

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Finance: Financial Services - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Homelessness - Question

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

House of Lords: Reform - Question

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

Housing - Question

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

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Migrant Workers - Question

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

National Crime Agency - Question

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

Northern Ireland Parades Commission - Question

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

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Northern Ireland: Human Rights Commission - Question

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

Overseas Aid - Question

Baroness Northover:


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Police: River Police - Questions

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

Railways: Heathrow Express - Question

Earl Attlee:

Roads: Fatalities - Question

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Earl Attlee:

Roads: Speed Limits - Question

Earl Attlee:

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Schools: Life-saving Training - Question

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

Sudan - Question

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


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Vehicles: Semi-trailers - Question

Earl Attlee:

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