Table of Contents for
Tuesday 23 Apr 2013

Volume No. 744Part No. 136

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House of Lords

Prisoners: Indeterminate Sentences - Question

Judicial Review - Question

Crime: British Victims Abroad - Question

NHS: Leeds General Infirmary - Question

Transport for London Bill [HL] - Motions to Resolve

Hertfordshire County Council (Filming on Highways) Bill [HL] - Motions to Resolve

Public Service Pensions Bill - Commons Reasons

Motion A

Motion A1

Motion B

Defamation Bill - Commons Reasons

Motion A

Motion B

Motion B1

Crime and Courts Bill [HL] - Commons Amendments

Motion A

Growth and Infrastructure Bill - Returned from the Commons

Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill - Returned from the Commons

London Local Authorities and Transport for London (No. 2) Bill [HL] - Message from the Commons

City of London (Various Powers) Bill [HL] - Message from the Commons

Humber Bridge Bill - Message from the Commons

Grand Committee

Draft Enhanced Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures Bill: Joint Committee Report - Motion to Take Note

Children’s Hearings (Scotland) Act 2011 (Consequential and Transitional Provisions and Savings) Order 2013 - Considered in Grand Committee

Suicide - Question for Short Debate

Syria: Refugees - Question for Short Debate

Written Statements

EU: Legislation - Statement

Investment Bank Special Administration Regulations 2011 - Statement

Judicial Review - Statement

Pensions: Automatic Transfers - Statement

Scotland: Independence - Statement

Written Answers

Aviation: Health and Safety - Question

Benefits - Question

Cities: Economic Development - Question

Civil Service: Redundancy - Question

Corporal Derek Wood and Corporal David Howes - Question

Energy: Gas - Question

Energy: Power Stations - Question

EU: Financial Assistance to Member States - Question

Government Departments: Ministerial Engagements - Question

Gypsies and Travellers - Question

Habitual Residence Test - Question

Higher Education: Men - Question

Housing: Loft Insulation - Question

Human Trafficking - Question

Immigration: Deportation - Question

North Korea - Question

Northern Ireland: Legislation - Question

Nuclear Decommissioning Agency - Question

Schools: Building Programme - Question

UK Border Agency: Staff - Question





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House of Lords [23 Apr 2013]

2.30 pm

Prisoners: Indeterminate Sentences - Question

2.36 pm

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

Lord Lloyd of Berwick:

Lord McNally:

Lord Thomas of Gresford:

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Lord McNally:

Lord Wigley:

Lord McNally:

The Lord Bishop of Liverpool:

Lord McNally:

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Lord Beecham:

Lord McNally:

Judicial Review - Question

2.45pm

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

Baroness Whitaker:

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Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

Lord Pannick:

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

Lord Marks of Henley-on-Thames:

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

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Lord Beecham:

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

Lord Bach:

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

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Crime: British Victims Abroad - Question

2.53 pm

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

Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Dholakia:

Baroness Warsi:

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Lord Triesman:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Avebury:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Elystan-Morgan:

Baroness Warsi:

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Lord West of Spithead:

Baroness Warsi:

NHS: Leeds General Infirmary - Question

2.58 pm

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

Baroness Eaton:

A noble Lord:

Baroness Eaton:

Earl Howe:

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Baroness Howarth of Breckland:

Earl Howe:

Lord Warner:

Earl Howe:

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Lord Shutt of Greetland:

Earl Howe:

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Masham of Ilton:

Earl Howe:

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Transport for London Bill [HL] - Motions to Resolve

Hertfordshire County Council (Filming on Highways) Bill [HL] - Motions to Resolve

3.07 pm

Public Service Pensions Bill - Commons Reasons

3.07 pm

Motion A

Lord Newby:

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Motion A1

Lord Eatwell:


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Baroness Harris of Richmond:

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Lord Whitty:

Lord Newby:

3.30 pm

Lord Whitty:

Lord Newby:

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Motion B

Defamation Bill - Commons Reasons

3.33 pm

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Motion A

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

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Lord Lester of Herne Hill:

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Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

Motion B

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

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3.45 pm

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Motion B1

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:


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4 pm

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Lord May of Oxford:

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Lord Lester of Herne Hill:


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4.15 pm

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Lord Faulks:


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Lord Phillips of Sudbury:

Lord Bew:

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4.30 pm

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Viscount Colville of Culross:


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Lord McNally:

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4.45 pm

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Lord Lester of Herne Hill:

Lord McNally:

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Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Lord Lester of Herne Hill:

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:


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Lord Faulks:

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Lord Lester of Herne Hill:

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

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Lord McNally:

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

5 pm

Division on Motion B1Contents 197; Not-Contents 275.Motion B1 disagreed.

Division No. 1 [] [23 Apr 2013]

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Crime and Courts Bill [HL] - Commons Amendments

5.14 pm

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Motion A

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

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Lord Avebury:

Lord McNally:

Lord Avebury:

Lord McNally:

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:


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Lord McNally:

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Growth and Infrastructure Bill - Returned from the Commons

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Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill - Returned from the Commons

London Local Authorities and Transport for London (No. 2) Bill [HL] - Message from the Commons

City of London (Various Powers) Bill [HL] - Message from the Commons

Humber Bridge Bill - Message from the Commons

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Grand Committee [23 Apr 2013]

3.30 pm

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall):

Draft Enhanced Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures Bill: Joint Committee Report - Motion to Take Note

3.30 pm

Lord Plant of Highfield:


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3.56 pm

Baroness Doocey:


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4.01 pm

Lord Rosser:


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4.15 pm

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


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4.30 pm

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Lord Rosser:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Plant of Highfield:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

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Lord Plant of Highfield:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

4.40 pm

Lord Plant of Highfield:


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Children’s Hearings (Scotland) Act 2011 (Consequential and Transitional Provisions and Savings) Order 2013 - Considered in Grand Committee

4.42 pm

Earl Attlee:

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4.45 pm

The Earl of Mar and Kellie:

Lord McAvoy:

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Earl Attlee:

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Suicide - Question for Short Debate

4.58 pm

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Baroness Buscombe:

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Bates):

5.01 pm
5.11 pm

Baroness Buscombe:

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Lord Giddens:


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Lord Roberts of Llandudno:


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Baroness Wheatcroft:


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The Lord Bishop of Exeter:

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5.40 pm

Lord Grade of Yarmouth:


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5.45 pm

The Earl of Sandwich:


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5.50 pm

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

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5.56 pm

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


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Lord Grade of Yarmouth:

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Earl Howe:

Syria: Refugees - Question for Short Debate

6.10 pm

Baroness Blackstone:


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6.21 pm

Lord Sheikh:


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Baroness Jay of Paddington:


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Baroness Falkner of Margravine:


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6.35 pm

The Lord Bishop of Exeter:

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Lord Selkirk of Douglas:


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6.46 pm

Lord Judd:


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6.50 pm

Lord Warner:

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6.55 pm

Lord Collins of Highbury:

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Baroness Northover:

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Written Statements [23 Apr 2013]

EU: Legislation - Statement

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

Investment Bank Special Administration Regulations 2011 - Statement

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

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Judicial Review - Statement

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

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Pensions: Automatic Transfers - Statement

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

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Scotland: Independence - Statement

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

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Written Answers [23 Apr 2013]

Aviation: Health and Safety - Question

Earl Attlee:

Benefits - Question

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

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Cities: Economic Development - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Civil Service: Redundancy - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Corporal Derek Wood and Corporal David Howes - Question

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

Energy: Gas - Question

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

Energy: Power Stations - Question

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

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EU: Financial Assistance to Member States - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Government Departments: Ministerial Engagements - Question

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Earl Attlee:

Gypsies and Travellers - Question

Baroness Garden of Frognal:

Habitual Residence Test - Question

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


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Higher Education: Men - Question

Baroness Garden of Frognal:

Housing: Loft Insulation - Question

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

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Human Trafficking - Question

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

Immigration: Deportation - Question

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

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North Korea - Question

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

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Northern Ireland: Legislation - Question

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

Nuclear Decommissioning Agency - Question

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

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Schools: Building Programme - Question

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

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UK Border Agency: Staff - Question

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