Table of Contents for
Tuesday 5 Mar 2013

Volume No. 743Part No. 120

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House of Lords

EU: Subsidiarity Scrutiny - Question

Probation Service: Community-sentenced Offenders - Question

Referendums - Question

EU: Eurozone Financial Transaction Tax - Question

Health and Social Care Act - Statement

Damages-Based Agreements Regulations 2013 - Motions to Approve

Conditional Fee Agreements Order 2013 - Motions to Approve

Criminal Legal Aid (Determinations by a Court and Choice of Representative) Regulations 2013 - Motions to Approve

Legal Aid (Information about Financial Resources) Regulations 2013 - Motions to Approve

Civil Legal Aid (Costs) Regulations 2013 - Motions to Approve

Local Authorities (Contracting Out of Tax Billing, Collection and Enforcement Functions) (Amendment) (England) Order 2013 - Motions to Approve

Council Tax Reduction Schemes (Detection of Fraud and Enforcement) (England) Regulations 2013 - Motions to Approve

Gateshead and Northumberland (Boundary Change) Order 2013 - Motions to Approve

East Hertfordshire and Stevenage (Boundary Change) Order 2013 - Motions to Approve

Presumption of Death Bill - Third Reading

Mobile Homes Bill - Third Reading

Armed Forces: Army Basing Plan - Statement

Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill - Committee (2nd Day)

Amendment 11

Amendment 12

Schedule : Meaning of the “relevant sums” and the “relevant amounts”

Amendment 14

Amendment 15

Schedule: Meaning of the “relevant sums” and the “relevant amounts”

Strengthened Statutory Procedures for the Scrutiny of Delegated Legislation: DPRRC Report - Motion to Take Note

Written Statements

Crime: Crime Outcomes - Statement

ECOFIN - Statement

Health: Preventable Mortality - Statement

House of Lords: - Statement

Legal Aid - Statement

Prison Service Pay Review Body - Statement

UK Statistics Authority - Statement

Written Answers

Airport: St Helena - Question

Apprenticeships - Question

Audit Commission - Question

Disabled People: Children’s Holidays - Question

Education: A-Levels - Questions

Education: Personal, Social and Health Education - Question

Energy: Power Stations - Question

Energy: Waste - Question

Energy: Wind Turbines - Questions

Food: Labelling - Question

Gypsies and Travellers - Question

Homelessness - Question

Horses - Question

House of Lords: Members - Question

Mayor of London - Question

NHS PropCo - Questions

Northern Ireland Parades Commission - Questions

Overseas Aid - Question

Police and Crime Commissioners - Question

Police and Crime Commissioners: Elections - Question

Schools: Academies - Question

Schools: Asbestos - Questions

Schools: Nurses - Question

Sri Lanka - Question

Trading Standards Officers - Question

Women’s Business Council - Question





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names of speakers in the Lords Hansard text for
Tuesday 5 Mar 2013

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House of Lords [5 Mar 2013]

2.30 pm

EU: Subsidiarity Scrutiny - Question

2.37 pm

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Kakkar:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Elton:

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Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Pearson of Rannoch:

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

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Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Spicer:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Baroness Falkner of Margravine:

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

Noble Lords:

Baroness Falkner of Margravine:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Wigley:

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Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Probation Service: Community-sentenced Offenders - Question

2.46 pm

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

Lord Ramsbotham:

Noble Lords:

Lord McNally:

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Baroness Smith of Basildon:

Lord McNally:

Baroness Hamwee:

Lord McNally:

Lord Elystan-Morgan:

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Lord McNally:

The Lord Bishop of Leicester:

Noble Lords:

Referendums - Question

2.54 pm

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Baroness Quin:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Tyler:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Hamilton of Epsom:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Tomlinson:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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Lord Taverne:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Pearson of Rannoch:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Grocott:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

EU: Eurozone Financial Transaction Tax - Question

3.01 pm

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Lord Newby:

Lord Willoughby de Broke:

Lord Newby:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Newby:

Lord Barnett:

Lord Newby:

Baroness Wheatcroft:

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Lord Newby:

Lord Eatwell:

Lord Newby:

Baroness Kramer:

Lord Newby:

Lord Lea of Crondall:

Lord Newby:

Lord Pearson of Rannoch:

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Lord Newby:

Health and Social Care Act - Statement

3.07 pm

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

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3.12 pm

Baroness Wheeler:

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3.14 pm

Earl Howe:

3.17 pm

Baroness Jolly:

Earl Howe:

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Baroness Morgan of Drefelin:

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Earl Howe:

Damages-Based Agreements Regulations 2013 - Motions to Approve

Conditional Fee Agreements Order 2013 - Motions to Approve

Criminal Legal Aid (Determinations by a Court and Choice of Representative) Regulations 2013 - Motions to Approve

Legal Aid (Information about Financial Resources) Regulations 2013 - Motions to Approve

Civil Legal Aid (Costs) Regulations 2013 - Motions to Approve

3.23 pm

Local Authorities (Contracting Out of Tax Billing, Collection and Enforcement Functions) (Amendment) (England) Order 2013 - Motions to Approve

Council Tax Reduction Schemes (Detection of Fraud and Enforcement) (England) Regulations 2013 - Motions to Approve

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Gateshead and Northumberland (Boundary Change) Order 2013 - Motions to Approve

East Hertfordshire and Stevenage (Boundary Change) Order 2013 - Motions to Approve

3.23 pm

Presumption of Death Bill - Third Reading

3.24 pm

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Mobile Homes Bill - Third Reading

3.25 pm

Armed Forces: Army Basing Plan - Statement

3.26 pm

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


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3.38 pm

Lord Rosser:


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Noble Lords:

Lord Rosser:

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3.51 pm

Lord Astor of Hever:


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3.57 pm

Viscount Slim:

Lord Astor of Hever:

Lord Palmer of Childs Hill:

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Lord Astor of Hever:

Lord Moonie:

Lord Astor of Hever:

The Lord Bishop of Ripon and Leeds:

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Lord Astor of Hever:

Lord Dannatt:

Lord Astor of Hever:

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Lord Selkirk of Douglas:

Lord Astor of Hever:

Lord Davies of Stamford:

Lord Astor of Hever:

Lord Burnett:

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Lord Astor of Hever:

Lord Hamilton of Epsom:

Lord Astor of Hever:

Baroness Dean of Thornton-le-Fylde:

Lord Astor of Hever:

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The Earl of Erroll:

Lord Astor of Hever:

Lord Dannatt:

Lord Astor of Hever:

Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill - Committee (2nd Day)

4.17 pm

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Amendment 11

Baroness Lister of Burtersett:


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The Lord Bishop of Ripon and Leeds:

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4.30 pm

Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope:


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Baroness Sherlock:


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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

4.45 pm

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Sherlock:

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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Martin of Springburn:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton:

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Martin of Springburn:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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5 pm

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


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The Lord Bishop of Ripon and Leeds:

Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

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5.15 pm

Amendment 12

Baroness Sherlock:

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Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope:


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Baroness Lister of Burtersett:


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5.30 pm

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Lord Bates:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Bates:

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Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Bates:

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5.45 pm

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Bates:

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Lord Newby:


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Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

Lord Newby:

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6 pm

Baroness Sherlock:

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Lord Bates:

Baroness Sherlock:


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Schedule : Meaning of the “relevant sums” and the “relevant amounts”

Amendment 14

The Lord Bishop of Ripon and Leeds:

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6.15 pm

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Lord Low of Dalston:


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Baroness Grey-Thompson:

6.30 pm

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Lord Touhig:


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Baroness Massey of Darwen:


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6.45 pm

Baroness Sherlock:

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Lord Newby:


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7 pm

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

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Lord Newby:

The Lord Bishop of Ripon and Leeds:


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Amendment 15

Baroness Sherlock:


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7.15 pm

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

7.30 pm

Baroness Sherlock:


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Schedule: Meaning of the “relevant sums” and the “relevant amounts”

Baroness Lister of Burtersett:


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Lord Avebury:


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7.45 pm

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The Lord Bishop of Ripon and Leeds:

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Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


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8 pm

Lord Avebury:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


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Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

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Strengthened Statutory Procedures for the Scrutiny of Delegated Legislation: DPRRC Report - Motion to Take Note

8.08 pm

Baroness Thomas of Winchester:

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8.22 pm

Lord Mayhew of Twysden:

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8.33 pm

Baroness Andrews:


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8.43 pm

Lord Marks of Henley-on-Thames:


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8.49 pm

Baroness O'Loan:


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8.59 pm

Lord Haskel:


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9.06 pm

Lord Butler of Brockwell:


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9.13 pm

Lord Soley:


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9.23 pm

Baroness Gardner of Parkes:

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9.34 pm

Lord Filkin:

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9.41 pm

Lord Curry of Kirkharle:

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9.45 pm

Baroness Smith of Basildon:


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10 pm

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:


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Baroness Andrews:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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Lord Soley:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:


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Baroness O'Loan:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

10.15 pm

Baroness Thomas of Winchester:

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Written Statements [5 Mar 2013]

Crime: Crime Outcomes - Statement

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

ECOFIN - Statement

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

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Health: Preventable Mortality - Statement

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


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House of Lords: - Statement

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Sewel):

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Legal Aid - Statement

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

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Prison Service Pay Review Body - Statement

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

UK Statistics Authority - Statement

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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Written Answers [5 Mar 2013]

Airport: St Helena - Question

Baroness Northover:

Apprenticeships - Question

Baroness Garden of Frognal:

Audit Commission - Question

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


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Disabled People: Children’s Holidays - Question

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

Education: A-Levels - Questions

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

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Education: Personal, Social and Health Education - Question

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

Energy: Power Stations - Question

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

Energy: Waste - Question

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


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Energy: Wind Turbines - Questions

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

Baroness Verma:

Food: Labelling - Question

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

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Gypsies and Travellers - Question

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

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Homelessness - Question

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

Horses - Question

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

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House of Lords: Members - Question

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

Mayor of London - Question

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

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NHS PropCo - Questions

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

Earl Howe:

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Northern Ireland Parades Commission - Questions

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

Baroness Randerson:

Overseas Aid - Question

Baroness Northover:


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Police and Crime Commissioners - Question

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

Police and Crime Commissioners: Elections - Question

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

Schools: Academies - Question

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

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Schools: Asbestos - Questions

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

Lord Nash:

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Schools: Nurses - Question

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

Sri Lanka - Question

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

Trading Standards Officers - Question

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

Women’s Business Council - Question

Baroness Stowell of Beeston: