Table of Contents for
Thursday 23 Jan 2014

Volume No. 751Part No. 102

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House of Lords

Crime: Metal Theft Task Force - Question

Public Sector: Debt - Question

Justice: Non-custodial Sentences - Question

Health: Confidential Patient Information - Question

Business of the House - Timing of Debates

International Trade - Motion to Take Note

Public Services: Economic and Climatic Challenges - Motion to Take Note

EU Police and Criminal Justice Measures: EUC Reports - Motion to Take Note

Grand Committee

National Insurance Contributions Bill - Committee

Amendment 1

Amendment 2

Clause 9: Reduction of secondary Class 1 contributions for certain age groups

Amendment 3

Clause 13: Class 4 contributions: partnerships

Written Statements

Consumer Rights Bill - Statement

Dartford-Thurrock Crossing - Statement

EU: Justice and Home Affairs - Statement

Immigration - Statement

Machinery of Government Change: CANparent Trial - Statement

Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013 - Statement

Pensions - Statement

Scotland Analysis: Borders and Citizenship - Statement

Written Answers

BBC Trust - Question

Child Maintenance - Question

Dentistry - Question

Education: Foreign Languages - Question

Embryology: Animal Testing - Question

Energy: Costs - Question

Energy: Electricity - Question

Energy: Gas-fired Power Stations - Questions

Energy: Nuclear Power Stations - Question

Energy: Prices - Question

Flags - Questions

Government Departments: Administrative Costs and Salaries - Questions

Government Departments: Management Information Reports - Questions

Government Departments: Research and Development - Question

Health: Vaccinations - Question

Israel and Palestine - Questions

Low Pay Commission - Question

Natural Environment Research Council - Question

NHS Property Services Limited - Question

Official Secrets Act - Question

Police: Black and Ethnic Minority Officers - Question

Police: Missing Persons - Question

Roads: Rubbish - Question

Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013 - Question

Sellafield - Question

Shipbuilding - Question

State Aid - Question

United Nations Conference on Natural Disaster Reduction - Question

Universal Credit - Question

Visas - Question

Waste Management: Export - Question





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Thursday 23 Jan 2014

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House of Lords [23 Jan 2014]

11 am

Crime: Metal Theft Task Force - Question

11.07 am

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

Lord Faulkner of Worcester (Lab):

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Greaves (LD):

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Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

The Lord Bishop of Ripon and Leeds:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Baroness Whitaker (Lab):

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Laming (CB):

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

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Lord Cormack (Con):

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Wills (Lab):

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Public Sector: Debt - Question

11.17 am

Lord Newby (LD):

Lord Wigley (PC):

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Lord Newby:

Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope (LD):

Lord Newby:

Lord McFall of Alcluith (Lab):

Lord Newby:

Lord Higgins (Con):

Lord Newby:

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Lord Davies of Oldham (Lab):

Lord Newby:

Justice: Non-custodial Sentences - Question

11.23 am

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Lord Faulks:

Lord Beecham (Lab):

Lord Faulks:

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Baroness Gardner of Parkes (Con):

Lord Faulks:

Lord Ramsbotham (CB):

Lord Faulks:

Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall (Lab):

Lord Faulks:

Health: Confidential Patient Information - Question

11.31 am

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Lord Hunt of Kings Heath (Lab):

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

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Pitkeathley (Lab):

Earl Howe:

Lord Willis of Knaresborough (LD):

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Earl Howe:

Baroness Finlay of Llandaff (CB):

Earl Howe:

Baroness Manzoor (LD):

Earl Howe:

Business of the House - Timing of Debates

11.38 am

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International Trade - Motion to Take Note

11.38 am

Lord Harrison (Lab):


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11.53 am

Lord Marland (Con):


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12.03 pm

Lord Giddens (Lab):


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12.13 pm

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer (LD):


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12.23 pm

Lord Carrington of Fulham (Con):

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12.32 pm

Baroness Thornton (Lab):

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12.41 pm

Lord Sharkey (LD):


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Lord Giddens:

Lord Sharkey:

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12.52 pm

Baroness Wheatcroft (Con):


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1.02 pm

Lord Davies of Stamford (Lab):


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1.13 pm

Lord Purvis of Tweed (LD):

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1.24 pm

Lord O'Neill of Clackmannan (Lab):


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1.35 pm

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean (Lab):

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1.39 pm

Lord Liddle (Lab):

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1.49 pm

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


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Lord Davies of Stamford:

Lord Livingston of Parkhead:


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2.07 pm

Lord Harrison:

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The Deputy Speaker (Baroness Fookes) (Con):

Public Services: Economic and Climatic Challenges - Motion to Take Note

2.09 pm

Lord Rooker (Lab):

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2.24 pm

Lord Brooke of Sutton Mandeville (Con):


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2.35 pm

Lord Maxton (Lab):

Noble Lords:

Lord Maxton:

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2.48 pm

Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope (LD):

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3.02 pm

Viscount Ridley (Con):

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3.13 pm

Lord Harris of Haringey (Lab):

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3.27 pm

The Lord Bishop of Ripon and Leeds:


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3.36 pm

Lord Touhig (Lab):


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3.45 pm

Baroness Worthington (Lab):

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4 pm

Lord Wallace of Saltaire (LD):

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Lord Harris of Haringey:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:


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Baroness Worthington:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

4.20 pm

Lord Rooker:

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EU Police and Criminal Justice Measures: EUC Reports - Motion to Take Note

4.21 pm

Lord Hannay of Chiswick (CB):


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4.39 pm

Lord Jopling (Con):

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4.50 pm

Baroness Corston (Lab):


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5.01 pm

Lord Sharkey (LD):


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5.07 pm

Lord Lloyd of Berwick (CB):


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5.15 pm

Viscount Eccles (Con):


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5.23 pm

Lord Davies of Stamford (Lab):


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5.35 pm

Lord Blair of Boughton (CB):


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5.41 pm

Viscount Bridgeman (Con):

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5.46 pm

Baroness Prashar (CB):


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5.57 pm

Baroness Smith of Basildon (Lab):


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6.10 pm

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


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Lord Elystan-Morgan (CB):

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

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Lord Davies of Stamford:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:


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Lord Davies of Stamford:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

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Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

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6.33 pm

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:


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Grand Committee [23 Jan 2014]

National Insurance Contributions Bill - Committee

2 pm

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Bichard):

Amendment 1

Lord Davies of Oldham (Lab):


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Lord Newby (LD):


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Lord Davies of Oldham:

Amendment 2

Lord Davies of Oldham:


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2.15 pm

Lord Newby:


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Lord Davies of Oldham:


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Clause 9: Reduction of secondary Class 1 contributions for certain age groups

Amendment 3

Lord Davies of Oldham:

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2.30 pm

Lord Newby:


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Lord Davies of Oldham:

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Lord Davies of Oldham:

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2.45 pm

Lord Razzall (LD):

Lord Newby:

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Lord Davies of Oldham:

Clause 13: Class 4 contributions: partnerships

Lord Davies of Oldham:


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3 pm

Lord Razzall:


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Lord Newby:


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Lord Davies of Oldham:

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Written Statements [23 Jan 2014]

Consumer Rights Bill - Statement

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

Dartford-Thurrock Crossing - Statement

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

EU: Justice and Home Affairs - Statement

The Minister of State, Ministry of Justice (Lord Faulks) (Con):


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Immigration - Statement

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

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Machinery of Government Change: CANparent Trial - Statement

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

Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013 - Statement

Baroness Northover (LD):

Pensions - Statement

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


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Scotland Analysis: Borders and Citizenship - Statement

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

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Written Answers [23 Jan 2014]

BBC Trust - Question

Lord Gardiner of Kimble (Con):

Child Maintenance - Question

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

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Dentistry - Question

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

Education: Foreign Languages - Question

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

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Embryology: Animal Testing - Question

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

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Energy: Costs - Question

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

Energy: Electricity - Question

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


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Energy: Gas-fired Power Stations - Questions

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

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Baroness Verma:

Baroness Verma:

Energy: Nuclear Power Stations - Question

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

Energy: Prices - Question

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

Flags - Questions

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

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

Government Departments: Administrative Costs and Salaries - Questions

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

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

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

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Government Departments: Management Information Reports - Questions

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

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Government Departments: Research and Development - Question

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

Health: Vaccinations - Question

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

Israel and Palestine - Questions

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

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Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Warsi:

Low Pay Commission - Question

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

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Natural Environment Research Council - Question

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

NHS Property Services Limited - Question

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

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Official Secrets Act - Question

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

Police: Black and Ethnic Minority Officers - Question

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

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Police: Missing Persons - Question

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

Roads: Rubbish - Question

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

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Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013 - Question

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

Sellafield - Question

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

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Shipbuilding - Question

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

State Aid - Question

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

United Nations Conference on Natural Disaster Reduction - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire (LD):

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Universal Credit - Question

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

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Visas - Question

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

Waste Management: Export - Question

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