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Friday 24 Jan 2014

Volume No. 751Part No. 103

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House of Lords

European Union (Referendum) Bill - Committee (1st Day)

Clause 1: Referendum on the United Kingdom’s membership of the European Union

Amendment 1

Amendment 8

Amendment 9

Amendment 10

Amendment 11

Amendment 12

Amendment 13

Amendment 25

Amendment 27

Amendment 28

Amendment 40

Amendment 42A

Amendment 42B

Amendment 43

Amendment 48

Leasehold Reform (Amendment) Bill - First Reading

Deep Sea Mining Bill - First Reading

Written Statements

Energy: Oil and Gas Licences - Statement

Planning - Statement

Written Answers

Bangladesh - Question

Courts: Jurors - Question

Cremation Regulations 2008 - Question

Driving Tests - Question

Embryology - Question

Energy: Charges and Prices - Question

Energy: Off-Gas Grid Households - Question

EU: Foreign Policy - Question

EU: Gypsies, Roma and Travellers - Question

EU: UK Membership - Questions

Food: Horsemeat - Question

Government Departments: Administrative Costs and Salaries - Questions

Government Departments: Research and Development - Questions

Health: Academic Health - Question

Health: Doctors - Question

Health: Vaccinations - Question

Higher Education: Creative Arts - Question

Housing Benefit - Question

Israel and Palestine - Question

Legal Aid - Questions

Local Authorities: Bellwin Scheme - Question

Overseas Aid - Question

Parliaments: European Parliament - Question

Railways: Network Rail - Question

Railways: Rolling Stock - Question

Roads: A40 - Question

Sellafield - Question

Smoking: e-cigarettes - Question

Social Care: Elderly and Disabled People - Question

Timber - Question

United States of Europe - Question

Waste Management: Recycling - Question





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Friday 24 Jan 2014

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House of Lords [24 Jan 2014]

10 am

European Union (Referendum) Bill - Committee (1st Day)

10.06 am

Clause 1: Referendum on the United Kingdom’s membership of the European Union

Amendment 1

Lord Armstrong of Ilminster (CB):


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The Lord Speaker (Baroness D'Souza):

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock (Lab):

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean (Con):

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Cormack (Con):

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Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Cormack:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

10.15 am

Baroness Anelay of St Johns (Con):

Lord Bassam of Brighton (Lab):

Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

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A noble Lord:

Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton (Lab):

Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

Lord Anderson of Swansea (Lab):

Baroness Quin (Lab):

Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

Baroness Quin:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

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Lord Quirk (CB):


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Lord Lipsey (Lab):

10.30 am

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Lord Phillips of Sudbury (LD):

Lord Grenfell (Lab):

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Lord Cormack:

Lord Grenfell:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

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Lord Grenfell:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Grenfell:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

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10.45 am

Lord Radice (Lab):

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Baroness Butler-Sloss (CB):

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Giddens (Lab):


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Lord Kerr of Kinlochard (CB):

Baroness Falkner of Margravine (LD):


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Lord Soley (Lab):

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11 am

Lord Hannay of Chiswick (CB):


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Lord Mackay of Clashfern (Con):

Lord Giddens:

Lord Mackay of Clashfern:


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Lord Anderson of Swansea:

Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

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Lord Radice:

Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

11.15 am

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

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Baroness Quin:

Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

Lord Quirk:

Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton:

Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

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Lord Giddens:

Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

Baroness Falkner of Margravine:

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Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

11.30 am

Noble Lords:

Lord Mackay of Clashfern:


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Lord Hurd of Westwell (Con):

Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

Baroness Boothroyd (CB):

Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Elystan-Morgan (CB):

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Lord Richard (Lab):


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Lord Davies of Stamford:

Lord Wigley (PC):

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11.45 am

Lord Lea of Crondall (Lab):

Lord Davies of Stamford:


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Lord Pearson of Rannoch (UKIP):

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

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Lord Trefgarne (Con):

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

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Lord Wright of Richmond (CB):

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean (Lab):

Noon

Lord Triesman (Lab):


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Lord Triesman:

Noble Lords:

Lord Triesman:

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

Lord Lipsey:

Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon (Lab):

Baroness Warsi:

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Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Baroness Warsi:

Noble Lords:

12.15 pm

Lord Dobbs (Con):

Noble Lords:

Lord Dobbs:

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Lord Dobbs:

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Lord Dobbs:

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Lord Kinnock (Lab):

Lord Dobbs:

Noble Lords:

Lord Dobbs:


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Lord Armstrong of Ilminster:

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12.30 pm

Division on Amendment 1Contents 245; Not-Contents 158.Amendment 1 agreed.

Division No. 1 [] [24 Jan 2014]

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12.44 pm

Amendment 8

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

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Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Triesman:

Lord Dobbs:

Lord Radice:

Lord Dobbs:

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Lord Wigley:

Lord Dobbs:

Lord Wigley:

Amendment 9

Lord Roper (LD):


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Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Roper:

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1 pm

Baroness Quin:

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Lord Taverne (LD):


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Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

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Lord Inglewood (Con):

1.15 pm

Lord Anderson of Swansea:


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Lord Turnbull (CB):

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Lord Radice:

Lord Wigley:

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Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:


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1.30 pm

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:


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Lord Kinnock:


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Lord Anderson of Swansea:

Lord Kinnock:


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1.45 pm

Lord Liddle (Lab):


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Baroness Warsi:

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Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Dobbs:


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Baroness Quin:

Lord Dobbs:

Lord Radice:

Lord Dobbs:

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

Lord Dobbs:

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

Lord Dobbs:

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Lord Roper:

2.02 pm

Division on Amendment 9Contents 183; Not-Contents 157.Amendment 9 agreed.

Division No. 2 [] [24 Jan 2014]

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2.14 pm

Amendment 10

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton:

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:


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Lord Cormack:

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:

Lord Deben (Con):

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Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:

Lord Spicer (Con):

Noble Lords:

Lord Spicer:

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:

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Lord Anderson of Swansea:

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:

2.30 pm

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

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

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Lord Wigley:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Dobbs:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

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Lord Bowness (Con):

Lord Anderson of Swansea:


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2.45 pm

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Lord Grenfell:

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Baroness Boothroyd:

3 pm

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Lord Tugendhat (Con):

Lord Kinnock:

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3.15 pm

Lord Kinnock:

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Lord Maclennan of Rogart (LD):


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Lord Inglewood:

Lord Lea of Crondall:

Lord Higgins (Con):

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3.30 pm

Lord Davies of Stamford:


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Lord Cormack:

Lord Davies of Stamford:

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Lord Cormack:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Cormack:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

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Lord Cormack:

Noble Lords:

Lord Cormack:

Lord Deben:

Lord Cormack:

Lord Giddens:

3.45 pm

Lord Triesman:

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Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Baroness Warsi:


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4 pm

Lord Davies of Stamford:

Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Falkner of Margravine:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

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Baroness Warsi:

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Noble Lords:

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Baroness Boothroyd:

Baroness Warsi:

Lord Dobbs:


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Baroness Falkner of Margravine:

Lord Dobbs:


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Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Lord Dobbs:

Baroness Falkner of Margravine:

Noble Lords:

Lord Dobbs:

Baroness Falkner of Margravine:

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4.15 pm

Lord Dobbs:

Noble Lords:

Lord Dobbs:

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean:

Lord Grenfell:

Lord Dobbs:

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Lord Kinnock:

Lord Dobbs:

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton:

Lord Dobbs:

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton:

Lord Dobbs:

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

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Lord Dobbs:

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

Lord Dobbs:

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:


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Lord Spicer:

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:

Amendment 11

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

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4.30 pm

Lord Popat (Con):

A noble Lord:

Lord Richard:

Lord Popat:

Lord Richard:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Amendment 12

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Amendment 13

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Amendment 25

Lord Anderson of Swansea:


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Lord Wigley:

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

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Lord Anderson of Swansea:

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Lord Liddle:

Lord Dobbs:

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Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Lord Dobbs:

4.45 pm

Lord Anderson of Swansea:


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Amendment 27

Lord Greaves (LD):

Amendment 28

Lord Armstrong of Ilminster:

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Viscount Simon) (Lab):

Amendment 40

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

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Lord Wigley:

Lord Higgins:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Gardiner of Kimble (Con):

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

Lord Greaves:

Lord Trefgarne:

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Lord Roper:

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

Lord Wigley:

Lord Higgins:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

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5 pm

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Baroness Quin:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Baroness Quin:

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Lord Wigley:

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

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Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:


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5.15 pm

Lord Triesman:

Baroness Warsi:

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Lord Dobbs:

Lord Higgins:

Lord Dobbs:

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

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Lord Dobbs:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Amendment 42A

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

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Lord Cormack:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Higgins:


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5.30 pm

Lord Cormack:

Lord Wigley:


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Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Hannay of Chiswick:

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Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Higgins:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Higgins:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

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Lord Kerr of Kinlochard:

Lord Dobbs:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Amendment 42B

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Baroness Andrews) (Lab):

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

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The Deputy Chairman of Committees:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Amendment 43

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Wigley:

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5.45 pm

Lord Davies of Stamford:

Lord Wigley:

Lord Trefgarne:

Lord Wigley:

Lord Crickhowell (Con):

Lord Wigley:

Lord Anderson of Swansea:

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Lord Armstrong of Ilminster:

Lord Wigley:

Lord Richard:

Lord Skelmersdale (Con):

Lord Kilclooney (CB):

Lord Triesman:

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Lord Dobbs:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

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Amendment 48

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Leasehold Reform (Amendment) Bill - First Reading

5.55 pm

Deep Sea Mining Bill - First Reading

5.55 pm

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Written Statements [24 Jan 2014]

Energy: Oil and Gas Licences - Statement

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


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Planning - Statement

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

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Written Answers [24 Jan 2014]

Bangladesh - Question

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

Courts: Jurors - Question

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

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Cremation Regulations 2008 - Question

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

Driving Tests - Question

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

Embryology - Question

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

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Energy: Charges and Prices - Question

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

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Energy: Off-Gas Grid Households - Question

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

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EU: Foreign Policy - Question

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

EU: Gypsies, Roma and Travellers - Question

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

EU: UK Membership - Questions

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

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

Food: Horsemeat - Question

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

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Government Departments: Administrative Costs and Salaries - Questions

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

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

Government Departments: Research and Development - Questions

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

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Baroness Kramer:

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

Lord De Mauley:

Health: Academic Health - Question

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

Health: Doctors - Question

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

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Health: Vaccinations - Question

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

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Higher Education: Creative Arts - Question

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Con):

Housing Benefit - Question

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

Israel and Palestine - Question

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

Legal Aid - Questions

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

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Lord Faulks:

Lord Faulks:

Local Authorities: Bellwin Scheme - Question

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


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Overseas Aid - Question

Baroness Northover (LD):

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Parliaments: European Parliament - Question

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

Railways: Network Rail - Question

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

Railways: Rolling Stock - Question

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

Roads: A40 - Question

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

Sellafield - Question

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

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Smoking: e-cigarettes - Question

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

Social Care: Elderly and Disabled People - Question

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

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Timber - Question

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

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United States of Europe - Question

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

Waste Management: Recycling - Question

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