Table of Contents for
Monday 25 Feb 2013

Volume No. 743Part No. 115

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House of Lords

Media and Creative Industries: Equality - Question

Republic of Ireland: Aids to Navigation - Question

Energy: Prices - Question

Health: Midwives - Question

Partnerships (Prosecution) (Scotland) Bill [HL] - Report

Defamation Bill - Third Reading

Clause 2: Arbitration service for defamation and related civil claims against members of Independent Regulatory Board

Amendment 1

Clause 6 : Publication on matters of public interest

Amendment 2

Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill - Committee (1st Day)

Clause 1 : Up-rating of certain social security benefits for tax years 2014-15 and 2015-16

Amendment 1

Economy: Credit Rating - Statement

Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill - Committee (1st Day) (Continued)

Amendment 2

Amendment 4

Amendment 6

Amendment 7

Health: Anorexia - Question for Short Debate

Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill - Committee (1st Day) (Continued)

Amendment 8

Clause 2 : Up-rating of tax credits for tax years 2014-15 and 2015-16

Written Statements

Asylum Seekers: Language Analysis Testing - Statement

Department for Communities and Local Government - Statement

ECOFIN - Statement

Employment: Parental Leave and Pay - Statement

EU: Foreign Affairs Council - Statement

Food: Horsemeat and Food Fraud - Statement

General Medical Council - Statement

Immigration and Nationality Services - Statement

Lebanon and Cambodia - Statement

Young Offenders: Funding - Statement

Written Answers

Abkhazia and South Ossetia - Question

Abortion - Questions

Africa: Tourism - Question

Agriculture: Pesticides - Questions

Arab Spring - Question

Asylum Seekers - Questions

Bahrain - Question

Bangladesh - Questions

Banking: LIBOR - Question

Banks: Iceland - Question

Barnett Formula - Question

Benefits - Questions

British Citizenship - Questions

Burma - Questions

Businesses: Invoice Payments - Question

Cats - Question

Charities - Question

Children: Childcare - Question

Civil Service: Redundancy - Question

Courts: Closures - Question

Crime: Joint Enterprise - Questions

Defamation Bill - Question

Diplomatic Service - Question

Disabled People: Personal Independence Payment - Questions

Drones - Questions

Drugs: Orphan Medicines - Question

Dunfermline Building Society - Question

Education: AS-Levels - Question

Education: English and Maths - Questions

Education: GCSEs - Question

Education: Leavers - Question

Egypt - Question

Egypt and Tunisia - Question

Elections: Police and Crime Commissioners - Questions

Employment Law - Questions

Employment: Women - Question

Employment: Work Capability Assessment - Question

Energy: Biomass Fuel - Question

Energy: Smart Meters - Question

EU: Aid - Questions

EU: Higher Education - Question

EU: Proposed Financial Transaction Tax - Question

EU: Single Market - Question

EU: UK Membership - Question

Finance: Contactless Payments - Questions

Finance: Investment Schemes - Question

Food: Labelling - Question

Food: Production and Consumption - Question

Food: Security and Nutrition - Questions

Gambia - Question

Gaza - Question

Genetically Modified Organisms - Question

Georgia - Questions

Government Departments: Arm’s-length Bodies - Question

Government Departments: e-mail - Question

Government Departments: Staff - Questions

Health and Social Care Act 2012 - Question

Health: Access to Medicines - Question

Health: Cancer - Question

Health: Drugs - Question

Health: General Healthcare Group - Question

Health: Neurology - Questions

Health: Private Healthcare Companies - Question

Health: Research - Questions

Health: Respiratory Disease - Question

Health: Urology - Questions

Hedgehogs - Question

Higher Education: Funding - Question

Homelessness - Questions

House of Lords: Savings Strategy and Financial Plan - Questions

Houses of Parliament: Police and Security - Questions

Immigration - Questions

Inflation - Questions

Insolvency - Question

Iran - Question

Israel - Questions

Israel and Palestine - Questions

Israel and Palestine: West Bank - Questions

Kenya - Question

King Richard III - Question

Legal Aid - Question

Lithuania - Question

Met Office - Question

Migration - Questions

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence - Questions

Nepal - Question

NHS: Commissioning Support Units - Questions

NHS: Complaints - Question

NHS: End-of-life Care - Question

NHS: National Clinical Directors - Questions

NHS: Patient Care - Question

Nuclear Weapons - Questions

Offenders: Outsourcing Probation - Questions

Offenders: Rehabilitation - Question

Overseas Aid - Questions

Parliament Square - Question

Patient Advisory and Liaison Service - Question

Planning - Question

Police and Crime Commissioners - Question

Post-2015 Millennium Development Goals - Questions

Prisoners: Care System - Question

Prisons: Food - Question

Public Bodies - Question

Public Health: Responsibility Deal - Questions

Railways: European Rail Traffic Management System - Question

Railways: Eurostar - Question

Railways: High Speed - Question

Railways: High Speed 2 - Questions

Railways: Northern Ireland - Question

Royal Buckinghamshire Hospital - Questions

Schools: Academies - Questions

Schools: Asbestos - Question

Schools: National Curriculum - Question

Schools: Teachers - Question

Small and Medium-sized Enterprises - Question

Smoking: Electronic Cigarettes - Question

Social Care: Funding - Question

Somalia - Question

Surveillance - Question

Syria - Question

Taxation: Inheritance Tax - Question

Terrorism - Question

Thailand - Question

Thames Tideway Tunnel - Question

Uganda - Question

UN: Ruggie Principles - Question

Violence Against Women - Question

Visas - Question

Waste Management: Brofiscin Quarry - Question

Water Management: Urban Waste Water - Question

Wildlife: Illegal Trade - Question





This Table of Contents lists subject headings, timelines and
names of speakers in the Lords Hansard text for
Monday 25 Feb 2013

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House of Lords [25 Feb 2013]

2.30 pm

Media and Creative Industries: Equality - Question

2.36 pm

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Benjamin:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Column: 840

Baroness King of Bow:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Gardner of Parkes:

Baroness Scotland of Asthal:

Column: 841

Baroness Thornton:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Republic of Ireland: Aids to Navigation - Question

2.43 pm

Earl Attlee:

Lord Berkeley:

Column: 842

Earl Attlee:

Lord Bradshaw:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Clinton-Davis:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Greenway:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Brooke of Sutton Mandeville:

Column: 843

Earl Attlee:

Lord Davies of Oldham:

Earl Attlee:

Lord Lexden:

Earl Attlee:

Energy: Prices - Question

2.51 pm

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

Column: 844

Lord Touhig:

Baroness Verma:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Baroness Verma:

Lord Wigley:

Baroness Verma:

Lord Tomlinson:

Column: 845

Baroness Verma:

Lord Teverson:

Baroness Verma:

Lord Pearson of Rannoch:

Baroness Verma:

Baroness Worthington:

Column: 846

Baroness Verma:

Health: Midwives - Question

2.59 pm

Baroness Cumberlege:

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

Baroness Cumberlege:

Earl Howe:

Column: 847

Lord Avebury:

Earl Howe:

The Lord Bishop of Ripon and Leeds:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Afshar:

Column: 848

Earl Howe:

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton:

Earl Howe:

Partnerships (Prosecution) (Scotland) Bill [HL] - Report

3.06 pm

Defamation Bill - Third Reading

3.06 pm

Clause 2: Arbitration service for defamation and related civil claims against members of Independent Regulatory Board

Amendment 1

Lord Fowler:


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Column: 850

3.15 pm

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

Column: 851

Clause 6 : Publication on matters of public interest

Amendment 2

Lord Taverne:

Column: 852

Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill - Committee (1st Day)

3.22 pm

Clause 1 : Up-rating of certain social security benefits for tax years 2014-15 and 2015-16

Amendment 1

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Baroness Meacher:


Column: 853

3.30 pm

Column: 854

Lord Low of Dalston:

Column: 855

Lord McKenzie of Luton:


Column: 856

Column: 857

3.45 pm

Baroness Afshar:

Column: 858

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:


Column: 859

Baroness Meacher:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Column: 860

4 pm

Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

Column: 861

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

Lord Bates:

Column: 862

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Bates:

Column: 863

Lord Bach:

Column: 864

4.15 pm

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Column: 865

Lord Newby:

Column: 866


Column: 867

Baroness Meacher:

Lord Newby:

Column: 868

4.30 pm

Baroness Meacher:

Lord Howarth of Newport:

Lord Newby:

Lord Low of Dalston:

Lord Newby:

Column: 869

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Newby:


Column: 870

Lord Bach:

Lord Newby:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:


Column: 871

Lord Bates:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:


Column: 872

4.45 pm

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Column: 873

Economy: Credit Rating - Statement

4.49 pm

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):


Column: 874

4.52 pm

Lord Adonis:

4.53 pm

Lord Deighton:

4.54 pm

Lord Higgins:

Column: 875

Lord Deighton:

Lord Elystan-Morgan:

Lord Deighton:

Lord Marlesford:

Lord Howarth of Newport:

Column: 876

Lord Deighton:

Lord German:

Lord Deighton:

Lord Liddle:

Lord Deighton:

Column: 877

Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill - Committee (1st Day) (Continued)

5.03 pm

Amendment 2

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Low of Dalston:

Baroness Meacher:

Column: 879

Lord German:

5.15 pm

Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

Column: 880

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


Column: 881


Column: 882

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Meacher:

Column: 883

5.30 pm

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Column: 884


Column: 885

Amendment 4

The Lord Bishop of Leicester:


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Column: 887

5.45 pm

Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope:


Column: 888

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope:

Column: 889

Baroness Howe of Idlicote:


Column: 890

6 pm

Lord McKenzie of Luton:


Column: 891

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


Column: 892


Column: 893

6.15 pm

Column: 894

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Column: 895

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

The Lord Bishop of Ripon and Leeds:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

The Lord Bishop of Leicester:

Column: 896

Amendment 6

Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope:


Column: 897

6.30 pm

Column: 898

Baroness Lister of Burtersett:


Column: 899

Column: 900

6.45 pm

Lord McKenzie of Luton:


Column: 901

Lord Newby:


Column: 902

Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

Lord Newby:


Column: 903

Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope:

Amendment 7

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Column: 904

7 pm

Column: 905

Column: 906


Column: 907

Lord Best:


Column: 908

7.15 pm

Column: 909

Lord Bates:


Column: 910


Column: 911

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

7.30 pm

Column: 912

Column: 913

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


Column: 914

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Column: 915

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

7.45 pm

Column: 916

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Column: 917


Column: 918

Health: Anorexia - Question for Short Debate

7.55 pm

Lord Giddens:


Column: 919

Column: 920

8.06 pm

Lord Alderdice:

Column: 921


Column: 922

8.11 pm

The Countess of Mar:

Column: 923

8.16 pm

Baroness Crawley:

Column: 924

8.20 pm

Lord Carlile of Berriew:

Column: 925

8.26 pm

Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe:

Column: 926


Column: 927

8.32 pm

Baroness Gale:


Column: 928

8.38 pm

Lord Collins of Highbury:

Column: 929

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

Column: 930


Column: 931


Column: 932


Column: 933

Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill - Committee (1st Day) (Continued)

8.56 pm

Amendment 8

Lord Alton of Liverpool:

Column: 934

9 pm

Column: 935


Column: 937

Baroness Grey-Thompson:

Column: 938

Column: 939

9.15 pm

Lord Low of Dalston:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:


Column: 940

Column: 941


Column: 942

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

9.30 pm

Column: 943

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Column: 944

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Alton of Liverpool:

Column: 945

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

9.45 pm

Lord Alton of Liverpool:

Column: 946

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


Column: 947

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Column: 948

Lord Alton of Liverpool:


Column: 949


Column: 950

Clause 2 : Up-rating of tax credits for tax years 2014-15 and 2015-16

Column: WS71


Column: WS71

Written Statements [25 Feb 2013]

Asylum Seekers: Language Analysis Testing - Statement

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


Column: WS72

Department for Communities and Local Government - Statement

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

Column: WS73

ECOFIN - Statement

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):


Column: WS74

Employment: Parental Leave and Pay - Statement

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

Column: WS75

EU: Foreign Affairs Council - Statement

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

Column: WS76

Column: WS77

Food: Horsemeat and Food Fraud - Statement

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


Column: WS78


Column: WS79

Column: WS80

General Medical Council - Statement

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

Immigration and Nationality Services - Statement

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


Column: WS81

Column: WS82

Column: WS87

Column: WS88

Column: WS89

Column: WS90

Lebanon and Cambodia - Statement

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

Young Offenders: Funding - Statement

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


Column: WS91


Column: WS92

Column: WA183


Column: WA183

Written Answers [25 Feb 2013]

Abkhazia and South Ossetia - Question

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

Abortion - Questions

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

Column: WA184

Earl Howe:

Earl Howe:


Column: WA185

Earl Howe:

Africa: Tourism - Question

Baroness Northover:


Column: WA186

Agriculture: Pesticides - Questions

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

Lord De Mauley:

Arab Spring - Question

Column: WA187

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Asylum Seekers - Questions

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

Column: WA188

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Bahrain - Question

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

Column: WA189

Bangladesh - Questions

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

Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Warsi:

Column: WA190

Baroness Warsi:

Banking: LIBOR - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Column: WA191

Banks: Iceland - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Barnett Formula - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Column: WA192

Benefits - Questions

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

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Column: WA193

Lord Freud:

Column: WA194

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

British Citizenship - Questions

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

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Burma - Questions

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

Column: WA199

Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Warsi:

Column: WA200

Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Northover:

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


Column: WA201

Baroness Northover:

Businesses: Invoice Payments - Question

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

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Column: WA202

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Viscount Younger of Leckie

Cats - Question

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

Charities - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Column: WA203

Children: Childcare - Question

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

Civil Service: Redundancy - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Column: WA204

Courts: Closures - Question

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

Crime: Joint Enterprise - Questions

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

Column: WA205

Defamation Bill - Question

Lord Newby:

Diplomatic Service - Question

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

Column: WA206

Disabled People: Personal Independence Payment - Questions

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

Drones - Questions

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

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

Baroness Warsi:

Drugs: Orphan Medicines - Question

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

Dunfermline Building Society - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Column: WA209

Education: AS-Levels - Question

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

Education: English and Maths - Questions

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

Lord Nash:

Column: WA210

Education: GCSEs - Question

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

Education: Leavers - Question

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

Egypt - Question

Baroness Northover:

Egypt and Tunisia - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:


Column: WA213

Elections: Police and Crime Commissioners - Questions

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

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Column: WA214

Employment Law - Questions

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

Column: WA215

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Employment: Women - Question

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Column: WA216

Employment: Work Capability Assessment - Question

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

Energy: Biomass Fuel - Question

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

Column: WA217

Energy: Smart Meters - Question

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

EU: Aid - Questions

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

Column: WA218

Baroness Northover:

EU: Higher Education - Question

Baroness Garden of Frognal:


Column: WA219

EU: Proposed Financial Transaction Tax - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

EU: Single Market - Question

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

Column: WA220

EU: UK Membership - Question

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

Finance: Contactless Payments - Questions

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Finance: Investment Schemes - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Column: WA221

Food: Labelling - Question

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

Food: Production and Consumption - Question

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

Food: Security and Nutrition - Questions

Baroness Northover:

Column: WA222

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Northover:


Column: WA223

Gambia - Question

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

Gaza - Question

Baroness Northover:

Genetically Modified Organisms - Question

Column: WA224

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

Georgia - Questions

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

Baroness Warsi

Column: WA225

Baroness Warsi:

Government Departments: Arm’s-length Bodies - Question

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

Column: WA226

Column: WA227

Government Departments: e-mail - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Column: WA228

Government Departments: Staff - Questions

Baroness Northover:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Health and Social Care Act 2012 - Question

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

Health: Access to Medicines - Question

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

Column: WA229

Health: Cancer - Question

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

Health: Drugs - Question

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

Column: WA230

Health: General Healthcare Group - Question

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

Health: Neurology - Questions

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

Column: WA231

Health: Private Healthcare Companies - Question

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

Health: Research - Questions

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

Column: WA232

Earl Howe:

Health: Respiratory Disease - Question

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

Health: Urology - Questions

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

Column: WA233

Hedgehogs - Question

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

Higher Education: Funding - Question

Baroness Garden of Frognal:

Column: WA234

Homelessness - Questions

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

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

Column: WA235

House of Lords: Savings Strategy and Financial Plan - Questions

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Sewel):

The Chairman of Committees:

The Chairman of Committees:

The Chairman of Committees:

Column: WA236

Houses of Parliament: Police and Security - Questions

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Sewel):

The Chairman of Committees:

The Chairman of Committees:

Column: WA237

The Chairman of Committees:

The Chairman of Committees:

The Chairman of Committees:

Immigration - Questions

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

Column: WA238

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

Inflation - Questions

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Column: WA239

Lord Deighton:

Insolvency - Question

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

Iran - Question

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

Israel - Questions

Column: WA240

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

Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Warsi:

Column: WA241

Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Warsi:

Israel and Palestine - Questions

Column: WA242

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Northover:

Column: WA243

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

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Baroness Northover:

Column: WA244

Israel and Palestine: West Bank - Questions

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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

Kenya - Question

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

Column: WA245

King Richard III - Question

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

Legal Aid - Question

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


Column: WA246

Lithuania - Question

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

Met Office - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Column: WA247

Migration - Questions

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

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence - Questions

Column: WA248

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

Earl Howe:

Nepal - Question

Baroness Northover:

Column: WA249

NHS: Commissioning Support Units - Questions

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

Column: WA250

NHS: Complaints - Question

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

NHS: End-of-life Care - Question

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

Column: WA251

NHS: National Clinical Directors - Questions

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

NHS: Patient Care - Question

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

Nuclear Weapons - Questions

Column: WA252

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


Column: WA253

Offenders: Outsourcing Probation - Questions

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

Lord McNally:

Column: WA254

Offenders: Rehabilitation - Question

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

Overseas Aid - Questions

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:


Column: WA255

Baroness Northover:

Parliament Square - Question

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

Patient Advisory and Liaison Service - Question

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

Column: WA256

Planning - Question

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

Column: WA257

Police and Crime Commissioners - Question

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

Column: WA258

Post-2015 Millennium Development Goals - Questions

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Northover:

Prisoners: Care System - Question

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

Column: WA259

Prisons: Food - Question

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

Public Bodies - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:


Column: WA260

Public Health: Responsibility Deal - Questions

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

Column: WA263

Earl Howe:

Railways: European Rail Traffic Management System - Question

Earl Attlee:

Column: WA264

Railways: Eurostar - Question

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

Railways: High Speed - Question

Earl Attlee:

Railways: High Speed 2 - Questions

Earl Attlee:

Column: WA265

Earl Attlee:

Earl Attlee:

Earl Attlee:

Railways: Northern Ireland - Question

Earl Attlee:

Column: WA266

Royal Buckinghamshire Hospital - Questions

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

Earl Howe:

Column: WA267

Schools: Academies - Questions

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

Lord Nash:

Lord Nash:

Column: WA268

Schools: Asbestos - Question

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

Schools: National Curriculum - Question

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

Column: WA269

Schools: Teachers - Question

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

Small and Medium-sized Enterprises - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Smoking: Electronic Cigarettes - Question

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


Column: WA271

Social Care: Funding - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Somalia - Question

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

Surveillance - Question

Column: WA272

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

Syria - Question

Baroness Northover:

Taxation: Inheritance Tax - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Column: WA273

Terrorism - Question

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

Thailand - Question

Baroness Northover:

Thames Tideway Tunnel - Question

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

Column: WA274

Uganda - Question

Baroness Northover:

UN: Ruggie Principles - Question

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

Violence Against Women - Question

Column: WA275

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

Visas - Question

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

Waste Management: Brofiscin Quarry - Question

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

Water Management: Urban Waste Water - Question

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

Wildlife: Illegal Trade - Question

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