Table of Contents for
Tuesday 30 Jul 2013

Volume No. 747Part No. 45

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House of Lords

Agriculture: Common Agricultural Policy - Question

Bees - Question

Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000: External Communications - Question

Energy: Fracking - Question

Inheritance and Trustees' Powers Bill [HL] - First Reading

BBC (Trustee Election and Licence) Bill [HL] - First Reading

Standing Orders (Public Business) - Motion to Agree

Electronic Deposit of Documents - Motion to Agree

Standing Orders (Private Business) - Motion to Agree

Protection of Freedoms Act 2012 (Code of Practice for Surveillance Camera Systems and Specification of Relevant Authorities) Order 2013 - Motion to Postpone

Protection of Freedoms Act 2012 (Guidance on the Making or Renewing of National Security Determinations) Order 2013 - Motion to Postpone

Working Time (Amendment) Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

Local Elections (Ordinary Day of Elections in 2014) Order 2013 - Motion to Approve

Occupational and Personal Pension Schemes (Automatic Enrolment) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

Financial Services (Banking Reform) Bill - Order of Consideration Motion

Intellectual Property Bill [HL] - Third Reading

Clause 13 : Offence of unauthorised copying etc. of design in course of business

Amendment 1

Amendment 2

European Union (Approvals) Bill [HL] - Second Reading

European Union Committee: 2012-13 (EUC Report) - Motion to Take Note

Protection of Freedoms Act 2012 (Code of Practice for Surveillance Camera Systems and Specification of Relevant Authorities) Order 2013 - Motion to Approve

Protection of Freedoms Act 2012 (Guidance on the Making or Renewing of National Security Determinations) Order 2013 - Motion to Approve

Grand Committee

Energy Bill - Committee (9th Day)

Clause 38 : Investment contracts

Amendment 55ALA

Schedule 2 : Investment contracts

Amendment 55ALB

Amendment 55ALD

Amendment 55ALE

Clause 39 : Modifications of transmission and other licences: business separation

Amendment 55ALF

Clause 53 : Licence modifications: general

Amendment 55AM

Amendment 55B

Amendment 55C

Amendment 55D

Amendment 55E

Amendment 55F

Clause 139: Financial provisions

Amendment 55G

Clause 140: Extent

Amendments 56 and 56A

Clause 141: Commencement

Amendments 57 and 58

Written Statements

Building Regulations: Part L - Statement

Building Regulations: Parts A and C - Statement

Inheritance and Trustees’ Powers Bill - Statement

Written Answers

Armed Forces: Aircraft - Questions

Ascension Island - Questions

Bank of England - Question

Banks: Co-operative Bank - Questions

BBC: Licence Fee - Question

Benefits - Question

Bovine Tuberculosis - Question

British Overseas Territories - Question

Burma - Questions

Businesses: Small Businesses - Question

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning - Question

Children and Families Bill - Question

Children: Care - Question

Crime: Forensic Scientists - Question

Crime: Phone Theft - Question

Defence: Five Powers Defence Arrangement - Question

Developing Countries: Maritime and Aviation Sectors - Question

Digital Companies - Questions

Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency - Question

Employment: Sickness Absence - Question

Employment: Work Capability Assessments - Question

Employment: Work Capability Assessments 1 - Questions

Endangered Species: Conservation - Question

Female Genital Mutilation - Question

Food: Nutrition - Question

Freedom of Information Act 2000 - Question

Gaza - Question

Health: Human Papilloma Virus - Question

Health: Ophthalmology - Question

Homelessness: Armed Forces - Question

Homelessness: Rough Sleepers - Questions

Housing - Questions

Impact Assessments - Question

Islamic State Conference - Question

Israel - Questions

Israel and Palestine - Question

Israel and Palestine: West Bank - Question

National Crime Agency - Question

National Insurance - Questions

Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission - Question

Northern Ireland Parades Commission - Question

Overseas Aid - Questions

Palestine - Question

Pensions - Question

Pharmaceutical Industry: Clinical Trials - Question

Philip Machemedze - Question

Planning: Green Belt - Question

Post-2015 Development Framework - Question

Prisoners: UK Prisoners Abroad - Question

Public Bodies - Questions

Questions for Written Answer - Question

Railways: Crossrail - Question

Schools: Asbestos - Question

Sudan - Questions

Sudan and South Sudan - Question

Transport: Disabled Badge Holders - Question

Violence against Women - Question

Weather: Hot Weather - Question





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Tuesday 30 Jul 2013

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House of Lords [30 Jul 2013]

11 am

Agriculture: Common Agricultural Policy - Question

11.07 am

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

Lord Greaves:

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Plumb:

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Lord De Mauley:

Lord Curry of Kirkharle:

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Grantchester:

Lord De Mauley:

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Lord Tomlinson:

Lord De Mauley:

Baroness Scott of Needham Market:

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Cormack:

Lord De Mauley:

Bees - Question

11.15 am

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

Lord Hoyle:

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Lord De Mauley:

Noble Lords:

Lord De Mauley:

The Earl of Selborne:

Lord De Mauley:

Baroness Howe of Idlicote:

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

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Lord De Mauley:

Lord Jones of Cheltenham:

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Curry of Kirkharle:

Lord De Mauley:

The Countess of Mar:

Lord De Mauley:

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Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000: External Communications - Question

11.22 am

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

Lord Strasburger:

Baroness Warsi:

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Lord Reid of Cardowan:

Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Gardner of Parkes:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Campbell-Savours:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Pannick:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Elystan-Morgan:

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Baroness Warsi:

Energy: Fracking - Question

11.28 am

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

Lord Harries of Pentregarth:

Baroness Verma:

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Lord Teverson:

Baroness Verma:

Baroness Worthington:

Baroness Verma:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

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Baroness Verma:

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton:

Baroness Verma:

Lord Kilclooney:

Baroness Verma:

Lord Greaves:

Baroness Verma:

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Lord Brooke of Sutton Mandeville:

Baroness Verma:

Inheritance and Trustees' Powers Bill [HL] - First Reading

11.37 am

BBC (Trustee Election and Licence) Bill [HL] - First Reading

11.37 am

Standing Orders (Public Business) - Motion to Agree

11.38 am

Electronic Deposit of Documents - Motion to Agree

11.38 am

Standing Orders (Private Business) - Motion to Agree

11.38 am

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Protection of Freedoms Act 2012 (Code of Practice for Surveillance Camera Systems and Specification of Relevant Authorities) Order 2013 - Motion to Postpone

Protection of Freedoms Act 2012 (Guidance on the Making or Renewing of National Security Determinations) Order 2013 - Motion to Postpone

11.39 am

Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

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Working Time (Amendment) Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

11.40 am

Local Elections (Ordinary Day of Elections in 2014) Order 2013 - Motion to Approve

11.40 am

Occupational and Personal Pension Schemes (Automatic Enrolment) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 - Motion to Approve

11.41 am

Financial Services (Banking Reform) Bill - Order of Consideration Motion

11.41 am

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Intellectual Property Bill [HL] - Third Reading

11.41 am

Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

Clause 13 : Offence of unauthorised copying etc. of design in course of business

Amendment 1

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


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11.45 am

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:

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Lord Clement-Jones:

Lord Howarth of Newport:

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Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Amendment 2

European Union (Approvals) Bill [HL] - Second Reading

11.53 am

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

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12.05 pm

Baroness Falkner of Margravine:


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12.12 pm

Lord Renton of Mount Harry:

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12.16 pm

Lord Liddle:


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12.23 pm

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:


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European Union Committee: 2012-13 (EUC Report) - Motion to Take Note

12.30 pm

Lord Boswell of Aynho:


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12.45 pm

Baroness Corston:


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12.57 pm

Baroness Scott of Needham Market:


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1.04 pm

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:


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1.18 pm

Baroness O'Cathain:


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1.28 pm

Lord Harrison:

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1.43 pm

Lord Bowness:


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1.54 pm

Lord Davies of Stamford:

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2.05 pm

Lord Howell of Guildford:


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2.18 pm

Lord Maclennan of Rogart:


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2.29 pm

Lord Tugendhat:


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2.38 pm

Lord Judd:


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2.52 pm

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:


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3.07 pm

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts:


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Lord Davies of Stamford:

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts:


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3.18 pm

Lord Liddle:

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3.25 pm

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Davies of Stamford:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:


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Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

3.42 pm

Lord Boswell of Aynho:

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Protection of Freedoms Act 2012 (Code of Practice for Surveillance Camera Systems and Specification of Relevant Authorities) Order 2013 - Motion to Approve

3.50 pm

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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3.51 pm

Baroness Smith of Basildon:


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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Baroness Smith of Basildon:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Protection of Freedoms Act 2012 (Guidance on the Making or Renewing of National Security Determinations) Order 2013 - Motion to Approve

4.14 pm

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Grand Committee [30 Jul 2013]

Noon

Energy Bill - Committee (9th Day)

12.01 pm

Clause 38 : Investment contracts

Amendment 55ALA

Baroness Worthington:


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

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Baroness Worthington:

Baroness Verma:

Baroness Worthington:

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12.15 pm

Schedule 2 : Investment contracts

Amendment 55ALB

Lord Whitty:


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Baroness Verma:


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Lord Whitty:

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Amendment 55ALD

Lord Whitty:

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12.30 pm

Baroness Verma:


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Lord Whitty:

Baroness Verma:

Lord Whitty:

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Amendment 55ALE

Lord Grantchester:

Lord Roper:

Baroness Verma:

Lord Grantchester:

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12.45 pm

Clause 39 : Modifications of transmission and other licences: business separation

Amendment 55ALF

Baroness Worthington:


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Baroness Verma:

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Lord O'Neill of Clackmannan:

Baroness Verma:

Lord O'Neill of Clackmannan:

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Baroness Verma:

Baroness Worthington:

1 pm

Clause 53 : Licence modifications: general

Amendment 55AM

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Amendment 55B

Lord Roper:

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The Lord Bishop of Chester:


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Lord O'Neill of Clackmannan:

Lord Whitty:

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1.15 pm

Baroness Verma:


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Lord Roper:

Amendment 55C

Lord Teverson:

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1.30 pm

Lord Grantchester:

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Baroness Verma:


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Lord Teverson:

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Amendment 55D

Lord Stephen:

1.45 pm

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Viscount Hanworth:

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2 pm

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Baroness Worthington:


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Lord Teverson:

Baroness Worthington:


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2.15 pm

Lord O'Neill of Clackmannan:

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Baroness Verma:


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2.30 pm

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Lord Stephen:

Baroness Worthington:

Lord Teverson:

Baroness Worthington:

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Lord Stephen:

Amendment 55E

Baroness Worthington:


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2.45 pm

Lord Roper:

Lord Deben:


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Baroness Verma:


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Baroness Worthington:


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Baroness Verma:

Baroness Worthington:

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3 pm

Amendment 55F

Viscount Hanworth:


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Baroness Worthington:

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3.15 pm

Lord O'Neill of Clackmannan:

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Viscount Hanworth:

Lord O'Neill of Clackmannan:

Viscount Hanworth:

Lord O'Neill of Clackmannan:


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Baroness Worthington:

3.30 pm

Baroness Verma:

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Baroness Worthington:

Baroness Verma:

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Viscount Hanworth:

Clause 139: Financial provisions

Amendment 55G

Lord Whitty:


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Lord Deben:

Baroness Verma:


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3.45 pm

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Lord Whitty:

Clause 140: Extent

Amendments 56 and 56A

Clause 141: Commencement

Amendments 57 and 58

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Skelmersdale):

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Baroness Verma:

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The Deputy Chairman of Committees:

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Written Statements [30 Jul 2013]

Building Regulations: Part L - Statement

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


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Building Regulations: Parts A and C - Statement

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

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Inheritance and Trustees’ Powers Bill - Statement

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

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Written Answers [30 Jul 2013]

Armed Forces: Aircraft - Questions

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

Lord Astor of Hever:

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Ascension Island - Questions

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

Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Warsi:

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Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Warsi:

Bank of England - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

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Banks: Co-operative Bank - Questions

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

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BBC: Licence Fee - Question

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

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Benefits - Question

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

Bovine Tuberculosis - Question

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

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British Overseas Territories - Question

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

Burma - Questions

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

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

Baroness Warsi:

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Baroness Warsi:

Businesses: Small Businesses - Question

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

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning - Question

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Earl Attlee:

Children and Families Bill - Question

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

Children: Care - Question

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

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Crime: Forensic Scientists - Question

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

Crime: Phone Theft - Question

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

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Defence: Five Powers Defence Arrangement - Question

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

Developing Countries: Maritime and Aviation Sectors - Question

Baroness Northover:

Digital Companies - Questions

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

Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency - Question

Earl Attlee:

Employment: Sickness Absence - Question

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

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Employment: Work Capability Assessments - Question

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

Employment: Work Capability Assessments 1 - Questions

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


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Endangered Species: Conservation - Question

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

Female Genital Mutilation - Question

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The Advocate-General for Scotland (Lord Wallace of Tankerness):

Food: Nutrition - Question

Baroness Northover:

Freedom of Information Act 2000 - Question

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

Gaza - Question

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Baroness Northover:

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

Health: Human Papilloma Virus - Question

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

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Health: Ophthalmology - Question

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

Homelessness: Armed Forces - Question

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


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Homelessness: Rough Sleepers - Questions

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


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Housing - Questions

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

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Baroness Hanham:

Baroness Hanham:

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Impact Assessments - Question

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

Islamic State Conference - Question

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

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Israel - Questions

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

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

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Israel and Palestine - Question

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

Israel and Palestine: West Bank - Question

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

National Crime Agency - Question

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

National Insurance - Questions

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

Lord Freud:

Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission - Question

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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):

Overseas Aid - Questions

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Baroness Northover:

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Northover:

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Palestine - Question

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

Pensions - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

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Pharmaceutical Industry: Clinical Trials - Question

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

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Philip Machemedze - Question

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

Planning: Green Belt - Question

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


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Post-2015 Development Framework - Question

Baroness Northover:

Prisoners: UK Prisoners Abroad - Question

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

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Public Bodies - Questions

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

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

Questions for Written Answer - Question

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

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Railways: Crossrail - Question

Earl Attlee:

Schools: Asbestos - Question

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


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Sudan - Questions

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

Baroness Warsi:

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Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Northover:

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Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Warsi:

Sudan and South Sudan - Question

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

Transport: Disabled Badge Holders - Question

Earl Attlee:

Violence against Women - Question

Baroness Northover:

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Weather: Hot Weather - Question

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