Table of Contents for
Monday 13 Jan 2014

Volume No. 751Part No. 95

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House of Lords

Banks: Payment Protection Insurance - Question

Businesses: Business Rates - Question

Housing: Leasehold Valuation Tribunal System - Question

EU: Free Trade Agreements - Question

Transparency of Lobbying, Non-Party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Bill - Report (1st Day)

Clause 1: Prohibition on consultant lobbying unless registered

Amendment 1

Clause 2: Meaning of consultant lobbying

Amendment 2

Amendment 3

Amendment 4

Amendments 5 and 6

Schedule 1: Carrying on the business of consultant lobbying

Amendment 7

Amendments 8 and 9

Schedule 2: The Registrar of Consultant Lobbyists

Amendment 10

Clause 4: The register

Amendment 12

Amendment 13 (to Amendment 12)

Amendments 15 and 16

Clause 6: Duty to update register

Amendment 17

Clause 9: Notice to supply information

Amendment 18

Clause 12: Offences

Amendment 19

Clause 16: Imposition of penalty

Amendment 20

Clause 20: Further provision about civil penalties

Amendment 21

Clause 21: Guidance

Amendment 22

Clause 22: Charges

Amendments 24 and 25

Amendment 26

Clause 24: Regulations

Amendment 27

Clause 37: Duty to appoint an assurer etc

Amendment 28A

Amendment 29

Clause 38: Investigatory powers

Clause 39: Enforcement

Amendment 33A

Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Bill [HL] - Second Reading

Grand Committee

Pensions Bill - Committee (4th Day)

Schedule 13: Abolition of contracting-out for salary related schemes

Amendment 44

Schedule 14: Power to amend schemes to reflect abolition of contracting-out

Amendments 48 and 49

Amendment 51

Clause 25: Increase in pensionable age to 67

Clause 26: Periodic review of rules about pensionable age

Amendment 52

Amendment 53

Written Statements

Drugs - Statement

Syria: Chemical Weapons - Statement

Written Answers

Civil Service: Code of Conduct - Question

Further Education: Ofsted Report - Question

Government Departments: Management Information Reports - Question

Isles of Scilly - Question

State Aid - Question

Transport: Buses - Questions





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names of speakers in the Lords Hansard text for
Monday 13 Jan 2014

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House of Lords [13 Jan 2014]

2.30 pm

Banks: Payment Protection Insurance - Question

2.37 pm

Lord Newby:

Lord James of Blackheath (Con):

Lord Newby:

Lord Wrigglesworth (LD):

Lord Newby:

Lord Campbell-Savours (Lab):

Lord Newby:

Lord Eatwell (Lab):

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Lord Newby:

Lord Soley (Lab):

Lord Newby:

Lord Davies of Oldham (Lab):

Lord Newby:

Lord Elystan-Morgan (CB):

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Lord Newby:

Lord Hamilton of Epsom (Con):

Lord Newby:

Businesses: Business Rates - Question

2.45 pm

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

Lord Borwick (Con):

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Wheatcroft (Con):

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Housing: Leasehold Valuation Tribunal System - Question

2.50 pm

Baroness Gardner of Parkes (Con):

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Con):

Baroness Gardner of Parkes:

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

Lord Beecham (Lab):

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

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Baroness Gardner of Parkes:

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

EU: Free Trade Agreements - Question

2.54 pm

The Minister of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Livingston of Parkhead) (Con):

Lord Trimble (Con):

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Lord Livingston of Parkhead:

Lord Pearson of Rannoch (UKIP):

Lord Livingston of Parkhead:

Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead (Lab):

Lord Livingston of Parkhead:

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Baroness Suttie (LD):

Lord Livingston of Parkhead:

Lord Davies of Stamford (Lab):

Lord Livingston of Parkhead:

Lord Tugendhat (Con):

Lord Livingston of Parkhead:

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Lord Hannay of Chiswick (CB):

Lord Livingston of Parkhead:

Lord Howarth of Newport (Lab):

Lord Livingston of Parkhead:

Lord Avebury (LD):

Lord Livingston of Parkhead:

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Lord Alton of Liverpool (CB):

Lord Livingston of Parkhead:

Lord Hamilton of Epsom (Con):

Lord Livingston of Parkhead:

Transparency of Lobbying, Non-Party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Bill - Report (1st Day)

3.07 pm

Clause 1: Prohibition on consultant lobbying unless registered

Amendment 1

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Lord Hardie (CB):


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3.15 pm

Lord Norton of Louth (Con):

Lord Campbell-Savours (Lab):

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town (Lab):

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


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Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:


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3.30 pm

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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Lord Wallace of Tankerness:


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Lord Tyler (LD):

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:


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Lord Campbell-Savours:

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Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Baroness Neville-Rolfe (Con):

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Hardie:

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3.45 pm

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Hardie:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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Lord Hardie:

3.51 pm

Division on Amendment 1Contents 185; Not-Contents 218. Amendment 1 disagreed.

Division No. 1 [] [13 Jan 2014]

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4.04 pm

Clause 2: Meaning of consultant lobbying

Amendment 2

Lord Hardie:


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Lord Tyler:


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4.15 pm

Lord Norton of Louth:


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Baroness Williams of Crosby (LD):


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Lord Woolf (CB):

Baroness Williams of Crosby:

Lord Aberdare (CB):


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4.30 pm

Lord Bichard (CB):


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Lord Turnbull (CB):

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon (Lab):


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Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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4.45 pm

Baroness Williams of Crosby:

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Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Hardie:


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Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Campbell-Savours:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Tyler:

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Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Norton of Louth:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Hardie:

5.01 pm

Division on Amendment 2Contents 191; Not-Contents 242.

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Amendment 2 disagreed.

Division No. 2 [] [13 Jan 2014]

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Amendment 3

Lord Tyler:

5.13 pm

Division on Amendment 3Contents 213; Not-Contents 195 [The name of one Member voting Content was not recorded].Amendment 3 agreed.

Division No. 3 [] [13 Jan 2014]

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5.25 pm

Amendment 4

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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5.30 pm

Amendments 5 and 6

Schedule 1: Carrying on the business of consultant lobbying

Amendment 7

Lord Hardie:

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Lord Wallace of Tankerness:


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Lord Hardie:

Amendments 8 and 9

Schedule 2: The Registrar of Consultant Lobbyists

Amendment 10

Clause 4: The register

Amendment 12

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Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Campbell-Savours:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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Amendment 13 (to Amendment 12)

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

5.45 pm

Lord Tyler:

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Lord Campbell-Savours:

Lord Hardie:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:


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Lord Campbell-Savours:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Amendments 15 and 16

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Clause 6: Duty to update register

Amendment 17

Lord Hardie:


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6 pm

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:


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Lord Hardie:

Clause 9: Notice to supply information

Amendment 18

Clause 12: Offences

Amendment 19

Clause 16: Imposition of penalty

Amendment 20

Clause 20: Further provision about civil penalties

Amendment 21

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Clause 21: Guidance

Amendment 22

Clause 22: Charges

Amendments 24 and 25

Amendment 26

Lord Norton of Louth:


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Lord Aberdare:

6.15 pm

Lord Campbell-Savours:

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Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:


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Lord Hardie:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Norton of Louth:

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6.23 pm

Division on Amendment 26Contents 175; Not-Contents 226.Amendment 26 disagreed.

Division No. 4 [] [13 Jan 2014]

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6.36 pm

Clause 24: Regulations

Amendment 27

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Clause 37: Duty to appoint an assurer etc

Amendment 28A

Lord Monks (Lab):


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6.45 pm

Lord Morris of Handsworth (Lab):


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Lord Lea of Crondall (Lab):

Lord Cormack (Con):

Lord Martin of Springburn (CB):


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Baroness Williams of Crosby:

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara (Lab):


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Viscount Younger of Leckie (Con):

7 pm

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Lord Monks:


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7.13 pm

Division on Amendment 28AContents 157; Not-Contents 216.Amendment 28A disagreed.

Division No. 5 [] [13 Jan 2014]

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7.24 pm

Amendment 29

Lord Whitty (Lab):


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7.30 pm

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Lord Lea of Crondall:

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:

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Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Lord Lea of Crondall:

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Viscount Younger of Leckie:


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7.45 pm

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Lord Monks:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:


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Lord Whitty:


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Clause 38: Investigatory powers

Clause 39: Enforcement

Amendment 33A

Lord Monks:


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8 pm

Lord Balfe (Con):


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Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:

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Viscount Younger of Leckie:

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Lord Monks:

Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Bill [HL] - Second Reading

8.16 pm

Lord Newby (LD):


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Lord Tunnicliffe (Lab):

Lord Newby:

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8.21 pm

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts (Con):

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8.24 pm

Lord Tunnicliffe:

Lord Newby:

Lord Tunnicliffe:

8.30 pm

Lord Newby:


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Grand Committee [13 Jan 2014]

Pensions Bill - Committee (4th Day)

3.30 pm

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Faulkner of Worcester):

Schedule 13: Abolition of contracting-out for salary related schemes

Amendment 44

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

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Lord Whitty (Lab):


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3.45 pm

Baroness Drake (Lab):


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3.52 pm
4.02 pm

Baroness Drake:

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Lord Browne of Ladyton (Lab):


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4.15 pm

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Lord Freud:

Baroness Drake:

Lord Freud:

Baroness Drake:

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Baroness Drake:

Lord Freud:

Schedule 14: Power to amend schemes to reflect abolition of contracting-out

Amendments 48 and 49

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Amendment 51

Lord Freud:


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4.30 pm

Baroness Hollis of Heigham (Lab):

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Lord McKenzie of Luton (Lab):


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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:


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Lord Browne of Ladyton:


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4.45 pm

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Lord Freud:

Lord Browne of Ladyton:


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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Freud:


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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Freud:

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The Deputy Chairman of Committees:

5.01 pm
5.10 pm

Lord Freud:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Freud:


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Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Freud:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Freud:

Clause 25: Increase in pensionable age to 67

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Bichard):

5.14 pm
5.24 pm

Baroness Turner of Camden (Lab):


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Baroness Sherlock (Lab):


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Lord Freud:


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Clause 26: Periodic review of rules about pensionable age

Amendment 52

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

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5.45 pm

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Lord Whitty:

6 pm

Baroness Drake:

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6.15 pm

Lord Stoneham of Droxford (LD):

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Baroness Sherlock:


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6.24 pm
6.34 pm

Baroness Sherlock:

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Lord Freud:


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Baroness Sherlock:

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Lord Freud:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Freud:

6.45 pm

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Freud:


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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Freud:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

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Lord Freud:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Freud:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Freud:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

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Lord Freud:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:


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7 pm

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Amendment 53

Baroness Drake:


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Baroness Sherlock:


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The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Baroness Fookes):

7.14 pm
7.24 pm

Baroness Sherlock:


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Lord Freud:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Freud:

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Baroness Drake:

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Written Statements [13 Jan 2014]

Drugs - Statement

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

Syria: Chemical Weapons - Statement

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

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Written Answers [13 Jan 2014]

Civil Service: Code of Conduct - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire (LD):

Further Education: Ofsted Report - Question

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Con):


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Government Departments: Management Information Reports - Question

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

Column: WA3

Isles of Scilly - Question

The Minister of State, Department for Transport (Baroness Kramer) (LD):

State Aid - Question

The Minister of State, Department for Transport (Baroness Kramer) (LD):

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Transport: Buses - Questions

The Minister of State, Department for Transport (Baroness Kramer) (LD):

Baroness Kramer: