Table of Contents for
Thursday 25 Jul 2013

Volume No. 747Part No. 43

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House of Lords

Overseas Aid: Post-2015 Development Agenda - Question

Taxation: VAT on Retrofitting Buildings - Question

Overseas Aid: GDP Target - Question

Cigarette Packaging - Question

NHS: Accident and Emergency Services - Private Notice Question

Procedure Committee - Motion to Agree

English Premier League Football - Motion to Take Note

Atheists and Humanists: Contribution to Society - Motion to Take Note

National Health Service (Licence Exemptions, etc.) Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

Health and Social Care Act 2012 (Consequential Amendments) (No. 2) Order 2013 - Motion to Approve

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

Arts: Contribution to Education, Health and Emotional Well-being - Question for Short Debate

Grand Committee

Energy Bill - Committee (8th Day)

Amendment 55AB

Clause 15 : Regulations: further provision

Amendment 55ACA

Clause 17 : Order for maximum cost and targets

Amendment 55ACB

Clause 43 : Power to modify licence conditions etc: market participation and liquidity

Clause 44 : Power to modify licence conditions etc to facilitate investment in electricity generation

Amendment 55AF

Amendment 55AG

Amendments 55AH and 55AJ

Clause 46 : Transition to certificate purchase scheme

Amendment 55AJA

Amendment 55AK

Amendment 55AKB

Written Statements

Local Government: Finance - Statement

Railways: Crossrail - Statement

Written Answers

Agriculture: Genetically and Non-genetically Modified Crops - Question

Apprenticeships - Question

Broadcasting: Channel 69 - Question

Child Poverty - Question

Cyclists - Question

Developing Countries: Women and Girls - Question

Driving: Licences - Question

Employment: Work Programme - Questions

Energy: Underground Coal Gasification - Question

Equality Act 2010 - Question

EU: Roma Inclusion - Question

Film and Television Industry - Questions

Food: Food Banks - Question

Gallipoli 100th Anniversary - Question

Gaza - Question

Government Departments: Ministerial Meetings - Questions

Government Departments: Ministerial Responsibilities - Question

House of Commons: Voting Restrictions - Question

Immigration - Questions

Internet: Pornography - Question

Justice: Funding - Question

Local Government Ombudsman and Parliamentary and Health Services Ombudsman - Questions

Muttahida Quami Movement - Questions

Northern Ireland Parades Commission - Question

Overseas Aid - Questions

Overseas Conflict: Sexual Violence - Questions

Palestine - Question

Press Regulation - Questions

Public Bodies - Questions

Railways: High Speed 2 - Question

Railways: Intercity Express Trains - Question

Roads: Heavy Goods Vehicles - Question

Shipping: Navigation Stations - Questions

Taiwan - Question

Taxation: Mansion Tax - Questions

Unemployment - Question

Young Offenders Institutions - Question





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Thursday 25 Jul 2013

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House of Lords [25 Jul 2013]

11 am

Overseas Aid: Post-2015 Development Agenda - Question

11.06 am

Baroness Northover:

Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale:

Baroness Northover:

Lord Low of Dalston:

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Baroness Northover:

Baroness Jenkin of Kennington:

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead:

Baroness Northover:

The Lord Bishop of Birmingham:

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Baroness Northover:

Lord Chidgey:

Baroness Northover:

The Earl of Sandwich:

Baroness Northover:

Taxation: VAT on Retrofitting Buildings - Question

11.14 am

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Lord Newby:

Lord Empey:

Lord Newby:

Lord Marlesford:

Lord Newby:

Lord Howarth of Newport:

Lord Newby:

Lord Redesdale:

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Lord Newby:

Lord Barnett:

Lord Newby:

Lord McFall of Alcluith:

Lord Newby:

The Lord Bishop of Chester:

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Lord Newby:

Overseas Aid: GDP Target - Question

11.22 am

Baroness Northover:

Lord Bates:

Baroness Northover:

Noble Lords:

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean:

Baroness Northover:

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Lord Howell of Guildford:

Baroness Northover:

Lord Judd:

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne:

Baroness Northover:

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The Earl of Listowel:

Baroness Northover:

Cigarette Packaging - Question

11.30 am

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

Baroness Thornton:

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Earl Howe:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Finlay of Llandaff:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Jolly:

Earl Howe:

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Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean:

Earl Howe:

Lord Elystan-Morgan:

Earl Howe:

Lord Avebury:

Earl Howe:

NHS: Accident and Emergency Services - Private Notice Question

11.37 am

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

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

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

Earl Howe:

Lord Trefgarne:

Earl Howe:

Lord Kakkar:

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Earl Howe:

Lord Dubs:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Jolly:

Earl Howe:

Lord Richard:

Earl Howe:

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Baroness Finlay of Llandaff:

Earl Howe:

Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Masham of Ilton:

Earl Howe:

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Procedure Committee - Motion to Agree

11.47 am

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Sewel):

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Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

The Chairman of Committees:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

The Chairman of Committees:

English Premier League Football - Motion to Take Note

11.54 am

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Lord Bates:


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12.02 pm

Lord Pendry:

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Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Pendry:

12.10 pm

Lord Addington:


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12.16 pm

Baroness Young of Hornsey:


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12.23 pm

Lord Wei:

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12.30 pm

Lord Faulkner of Worcester:

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12.37 pm

Lord Watson of Invergowrie:

Lord Ouseley:


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12.45 pm

Lord Watson of Invergowrie:


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12.52 pm

Lord Lyell:


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Lord Watson of Invergowrie:

Lord Lyell:

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1 pm

Lord Lipsey:


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1.06 pm

Lord Birt:


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1.14 pm

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

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1.21 pm

Lord Taylor of Warwick:

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1.28 pm

Baroness Brinton:


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1.34 pm

Lord Graham of Edmonton:


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1.42 pm

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:


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1.49 pm

Baroness Garden of Frognal:


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Lord Faulkner of Worcester:

Baroness Garden of Frognal:


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2.07 pm

Lord Bates:


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Atheists and Humanists: Contribution to Society - Motion to Take Note

2.12 pm

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Harrison:

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2.28 pm

Baroness Whitaker:


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2.36 pm

Baroness Meacher:

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2.43 pm

The Lord Bishop of Birmingham:


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2.50 pm

Lord Layard:

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2.57 pm

Lord Harries of Pentregarth:

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3.04 pm

Lord Maxton:


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3.11 pm

Lord Morgan:

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3.18 pm

Baroness Flather:


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3.26 pm

Baroness Massey of Darwen:

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3.33 pm

Baroness Warnock:


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3.39 pm

Lord Soley:


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3.47 pm

Viscount Craigavon:


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3.54 pm

Baroness Turner of Camden:


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3.59 pm

Lord Warner:

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4.05 pm

Lord Taverne:

4.08 pm

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:


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Baroness Flather:

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:


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4.18 pm

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:


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Lord Harrison:

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National Health Service (Licence Exemptions, etc.) Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

4.40 pm

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

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4.45 pm

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Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:


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Earl Howe:


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Health and Social Care Act 2012 (Consequential Amendments) (No. 2) Order 2013 - Motion to Approve

5.01 pm

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


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Arrangement of Business - Announcement

5.07 pm

Baroness Jones of Whitchurch:

Baroness Garden of Frognal:

5.07 pm

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Arts: Contribution to Education, Health and Emotional Well-being - Question for Short Debate

5.13 pm

Baroness Jones of Whitchurch:


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5.23 pm

Baroness Bakewell:

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5.29 pm

Lord Cormack:


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5.37 pm

Lord Winston:


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5.45 pm

Lord Rea:


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5.54 pm

The Earl of Clancarty:

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6.03 pm

Lord Sawyer:

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6.12 pm

Lord Howarth of Newport:

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6.23 pm

Lord Storey:

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6.27 pm

Baroness Northover:


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Grand Committee [25 Jul 2013]

Energy Bill - Committee (8th Day)

2 pm

Amendment 55AB

Lord Roper:

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Lord Cameron of Dillington:


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2.15 pm

Baroness Liddell of Coatdyke:


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Lord Deben:


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Viscount Hanworth:


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2.30 pm

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Lord Teverson:

Baroness Worthington:

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2.45 pm

Lord Deben:

Baroness Worthington:


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Baroness Liddell of Coatdyke:

Baroness Worthington:

Viscount Hanworth:

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Baroness Worthington:

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

3 pm

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Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:

Baroness Verma:


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Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:

Baroness Verma:

3.15 pm

Baroness Worthington:

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Baroness Verma:

Lord Roper:


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Clause 15 : Regulations: further provision

Amendment 55ACA

Lord Roper:

Lord Deben:

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3.30 pm

Lord Whitty:

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The Earl of Caithness:

Baroness Maddock:

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Lord Cameron of Dillington:

Baroness Verma:

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Lord Deben:

Baroness Verma:

3.45 pm

Lord Roper:

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Clause 17 : Order for maximum cost and targets

Amendment 55ACB

Baroness Worthington:


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Baroness Verma:

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Baroness Worthington:

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Clause 43 : Power to modify licence conditions etc: market participation and liquidity

4 pm

Clause 44 : Power to modify licence conditions etc to facilitate investment in electricity generation

Amendment 55AF

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Amendment 55AG

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Amendments 55AH and 55AJ

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Clause 46 : Transition to certificate purchase scheme

Amendment 55AJA

Lord Whitty:


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Baroness Verma:


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Lord Whitty:

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4.15 pm

Amendment 55AK

Lord Stephen:


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Baroness Worthington:

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Lord Gardiner of Kimble:


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Lord Teverson:

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

4.30 pm

Lord Stephen:


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Amendment 55AKB

Lord Whitty:


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Baroness Verma:

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Lord Whitty:

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Written Statements [25 Jul 2013]

Local Government: Finance - Statement

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


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Railways: Crossrail - Statement

Earl Attlee:


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Written Answers [25 Jul 2013]

Agriculture: Genetically and Non-genetically Modified Crops - Question

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

Apprenticeships - Question

Baroness Garden of Frognal:

Broadcasting: Channel 69 - Question

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

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Child Poverty - Question

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

Cyclists - Question

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Earl Attlee:

Developing Countries: Women and Girls - Question

Baroness Northover:

Driving: Licences - Question

Earl Attlee:

Employment: Work Programme - Questions

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

Energy: Underground Coal Gasification - Question

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


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Equality Act 2010 - Question

Earl Attlee:

EU: Roma Inclusion - Question

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

Film and Television Industry - Questions

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

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Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

Food: Food Banks - Question

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

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Gallipoli 100th Anniversary - Question

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

Gaza - Question

Baroness Northover:

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Government Departments: Ministerial Meetings - Questions

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

Government Departments: Ministerial Responsibilities - Question

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

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House of Commons: Voting Restrictions - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Immigration - Questions

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

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Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Internet: Pornography - Question

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

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Justice: Funding - Question

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

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Local Government Ombudsman and Parliamentary and Health Services Ombudsman - Questions

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

Muttahida Quami Movement - Questions

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

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Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Northern Ireland Parades Commission - Question

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

Overseas Aid - Questions

Baroness Northover:

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Baroness Northover:

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Northover:

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Baroness Northover:

Overseas Conflict: Sexual Violence - Questions

Baroness Northover:

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Baroness Northover:

Palestine - Question

Baroness Northover:

Press Regulation - Questions

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

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Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

Public Bodies - Questions

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

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

Earl Attlee:

Railways: High Speed 2 - Question

Earl Attlee:

Railways: Intercity Express Trains - Question

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Earl Attlee:

Roads: Heavy Goods Vehicles - Question

Earl Attlee:

Shipping: Navigation Stations - Questions

Earl Attlee:

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Earl Attlee:

Taiwan - Question

Earl Attlee:

Taxation: Mansion Tax - Questions

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The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

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Unemployment - Question

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

Young Offenders Institutions - Question

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