Table of Contents for
Monday 7 Apr 2014

Volume No. 753Part No. 142

Clicking on an entry will fetch the appropriate file and position it with the item at the top of the screen.

Following the Table of Contents is a more detailed list which gives subject headings, timelines and names of speakers


House of Lords

Youth Unemployment - Question

Homelessness: Young People - Question

Voting: Young People - Question

Mental Health: Young People - Question

Immigration Bill - Report (3rd Day) -

Amendment 55A

Clause 64: Deprivation if conduct seriously prejudicial to vital interests of the UK

Amendment 56

Amendment 56A

Amendment 57D

Amendment 57E

Amendment 58

Clause 71: Orders and regulations

Amendment 59

Amendments 60 and 61

Clause 72: Commencement

Amendment 62

Clause 73: Extent

Amendment 62A

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

Armed Forces - Question for Short Debate

Grand Committee

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

Durham, Gateshead, Newcastle Upon Tyne, North Tyneside, Northumberland, South Tyneside and Sunderland Combined Authority Order 2014 - Motion to Consider

County Court Remedies Regulations 2014 - Motion to Consider

Public Bodies (Abolition of the Committee on Agricultural Valuation) Order 2014 - Motion to Consider

Dogs: Electric Collars - Question for Short Debate

Wales: Economy - Question for Short Debate

Written Statements

Bailiffs: Government Reforms - Statement

Boundary Commissions: Triennial Review - Statement

Higher Education: Student Support - Statement

London Borough of Tower Hamlets - Statement

Written Answers

Agriculture: Seeds and Plants - Question

Alcohol - Questions

Atos Healthcare - Question

Charities - Question

Children: Childcare - Question

Children: Disabled Children - Question

Children: Disadvantaged Backgrounds - Question

Council Tax - Question

Education: Online and Distance Learning - Question

Employment: Work Capability Assessments - Question

Finance: Interest Rates - Question

Former Prime Ministers: Public Duty Cost Allowances - Question

Further Education: Lincoln and the East Midlands - Questions

Government Departments: Budgets - Question

Government Departments: Surveys - Question

Health and Nutrition - Questions

Health: Monitored Dosage Systems - Questions

Higher Education: Degree Courses - Question

Hitachi - Question

Housing - Questions

India: Golden Temple, Amritsar - Question

Jordan - Question

Nigeria - Question

Olympic Legacy - Question

Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe - Question

Pakistan - Question

Pensions - Questions

Prisons: HMP The Verne - Question

Schools: Admissions - Question

Schools: Building Programme - Question

Schools: National Curriculum - Question

Schools: Unauthorised Absence - Question

Sport: Racing Right - Question

Sudan - Question

Syria - Question

Ukraine - Questions





This Table of Contents lists subject headings, timelines and
names of speakers in the Lords Hansard text for
Monday 7 Apr 2014

Column: 1129


Column: 1129

House of Lords [7 Apr 2014]

2.30 pm

Youth Unemployment - Question

2.37 pm

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

Baroness McDonagh (Lab):

Lord Freud:

Baroness Wheatcroft (Con):

Column: 1130

Lord Freud:

Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe (Lab):

Lord Freud:

Lord Roberts of Llandudno (LD):

Lord Freud:

Baroness Prosser (Lab):

Column: 1131

Lord Freud:

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean (Con):

Lord Freud:

Homelessness: Young People - Question

2.46 pm

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

Lord Ahmed (Non-Afl):

Column: 1132

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Patel of Bradford (Lab):

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Suttie (LD):

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Armstrong of Hill Top (Lab):

Column: 1133

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Hussein-Ece (LD):

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Voting: Young People - Question

2.54 pm

Lord Kennedy of Southwark (Lab):

Lord Wallace of Saltaire (LD):

Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

Column: 1134

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Naseby (Con):

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Wills (Lab):

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Column: 1135

Lord Storey (LD):

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Campbell-Savours (Lab):

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Cormack (Con):

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Grocott (Lab):

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Roberts of Llandudno (LD):

Column: 1136

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Mental Health: Young People - Question

3 pm

Lord Patel of Bradford (Lab):

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

Lord Patel of Bradford:

Earl Howe:

Column: 1137

Baroness Meacher (CB):

Earl Howe:

Lord Mawhinney (Con):

Earl Howe:

Column: 1138

Baroness Wheeler (Lab):

Earl Howe:

Immigration Bill - Report (3rd Day) -

3.08 pm

Amendment 55A

Column: 1139

Column: 1140

Baroness Butler-Sloss (CB):

Column: 1141


Column: 1142

3.15 pm

Column: 1143

Lord McColl of Dulwich (Con):


Column: 1144


Column: 1145

3.30 pm

Column: 1146

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon (Lab):

Column: 1147

Column: 1148

Baroness Howarth of Breckland (CB):


Column: 1149

3.45 pm

Baroness Hamwee (LD):

Column: 1150

Lord Quirk (CB):

Column: 1151

Lord Northbourne (CB):

Lord Dubs (Lab):


Column: 1152

Baroness Neville-Rolfe (Con):

Lord Cormack (Con):


Column: 1153

4 pm

Column: 1154

Baroness Howe of Idlicote (CB):

The Earl of Sandwich (CB):

Baroness Hussein-Ece (LD):

Column: 1155

Lord Avebury (LD):

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

Column: 1156

4.15 pm

Column: 1157

Baroness Butler-Sloss:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:


Column: 1158

Lord McColl of Dulwich:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Cormack:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Column: 1159

Baroness Howarth of Breckland:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Column: 1160

Lord Higgins (Con):

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

4.30 pm

Lord Lester of Herne Hill (LD):

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:


Column: 1161

Lord Wright of Richmond (CB):

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Cormack:

Column: 1162

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Baroness Butler-Sloss:


Column: 1163

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Baroness Butler-Sloss:


Column: 1164

4.47 pm

Division on Amendment 55AContents 282; Not-Contents 184.Amendment 55A agreed.

Division No. 1 [] [7 Apr 2014]

Column: 1165

Column: 1166

Column: 1167

5.02 pm

Clause 64: Deprivation if conduct seriously prejudicial to vital interests of the UK

Amendment 56

Column: 1168

Lord Pannick (CB):

Column: 1169


Column: 1170

The Deputy Speaker (Baroness Pitkeathley):

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

5.15 pm

Lord Lester of Herne Hill (LD):

Column: 1171

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Baroness Lister of Burtersett (Lab):

Lord Brown of Eaton-under-Heywood (CB):

Column: 1172

Column: 1173


Column: 1174

Lord Brown of Eaton-under-Heywood:

5.30 pm

Column: 1175

Baroness O'Loan (CB):

Column: 1176

Column: 1177

Baroness Hamwee:


Column: 1178

5.45 pm

Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws (Lab):

Column: 1179


Column: 1180

Lord Lester of Herne Hill:


Column: 1181

6 pm

Column: 1182

Lord Paddick (LD):


Column: 1183

Column: 1184

Lord Sherbourne of Didsbury (Con):


Column: 1185

6.15 pm

Baroness Berridge (Con):


Column: 1186

Baroness Smith of Basildon (Lab):


Column: 1187

Column: 1188


Column: 1189

6.30 pm

Column: 1190


Column: 1191

Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Column: 1192

Lord Avebury:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Lord Lester of Herne Hill:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Column: 1193

6.45 pm

Column: 1194

Lord Pannick:


Column: 1195

6.53 pm

Division on Amendment 56Contents 242; Not-Contents 180.Amendment 56 agreed.

Division No. 2 [] [7 Apr 2014]

Column: 1196

Column: 1197

Column: 1198

7.05 pm

Amendment 56A

Column: 1199

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Baroness Smith of Basildon:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Amendment 57D

Lord Marlesford (Con):

Column: 1200


Column: 1201

7.15 pm

Baroness Smith of Basildon:

Column: 1202

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:


Column: 1203

Lord Marlesford:

Column: 1204

Amendment 57E

Lord Avebury:

Column: 1205

7.30 pm

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:


Column: 1206

Lord Avebury:


Column: 1207

Amendment 58

Clause 71: Orders and regulations

Amendment 59

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Column: 1208

Amendments 60 and 61

Column: 1209

Clause 72: Commencement

Amendment 62

Lord Roberts of Llandudno (LD):

Column: 1210

Lord Taylor of Holbeach:

Column: 1211

Column: 1212

Lord Roberts of Llandudno:

Clause 73: Extent

Amendment 62A

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

7.55 pm

Baroness Anelay of St Johns (Con):

Column: 1213

Armed Forces - Question for Short Debate

7.56 pm

Lord Dannatt (CB):

Column: 1214


Column: 1215


Column: 1216

8.07 pm

Lord King of Bridgwater (Con):


Column: 1217

8.13 pm

Lord Soley (Lab):


Column: 1218

Column: 1219

8.18 pm

Lord Lee of Trafford (LD):

8.21 pm

The Lord Bishop of St Albans:

Column: 1220


Column: 1221

8.26 pm

Lord Glenarthur (Con):


Column: 1222

8.31 pm

Lord Burnett (LD):

Column: 1223

8.34 pm

Lord Bilimoria (CB):

8.40 pm

Lord Freeman (Con):

Column: 1225


8.45 pm

Baroness Dean of Thornton-le-Fylde (Lab):

Column: 1226

Column: 1227

8.49 pm

Lord Teverson (LD):

Column: 1228

8.55 pm

Lord Lyell (Con):


Column: 1229

9 pm

Viscount Brookeborough (CB):


Column: 1230

9.04 pm

Lord Rosser (Lab):


Column: 1231

9.09 pm

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

Column: 1232


Column: 1233


Column: 1234

Column: 1235


Column: 1236

Column: GC325


Column: GC325

Grand Committee [7 Apr 2014]

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

3.30 pm

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Skelmersdale) (Con):

Durham, Gateshead, Newcastle Upon Tyne, North Tyneside, Northumberland, South Tyneside and Sunderland Combined Authority Order 2014 - Motion to Consider

3.31 pm

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


Column: GC326


Column: GC327

Lord Adonis (Lab):

Column: GC328

Column: GC329

3.45 pm

Column: GC330

Lord Shipley (LD):

Column: GC331

Baroness Quin (Lab):


Column: GC332

Lord Walton of Detchant (CB):


Column: GC333

4 pm

Lord Wrigglesworth (LD):


Column: GC334

Column: GC335

Lord Scott of Foscote (CB):

Baroness Armstrong of Hill Top (Lab):

Column: GC336


Column: GC337

4.15 pm

Column: GC338

Baroness Williams of Trafford (Con):

Column: GC339

Lord Beecham (Lab):


Column: GC340

4.30 pm

Column: GC341

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


Column: GC342

Column: GC343

4.42 pm

County Court Remedies Regulations 2014 - Motion to Consider

4.57 pm

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

Column: GC344


Column: GC345


Column: GC346

Lord Beecham (Lab):


Column: GC347

Lord Faulks:

Column: GC348

Public Bodies (Abolition of the Committee on Agricultural Valuation) Order 2014 - Motion to Consider

5.12 pm

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


Column: GC349

Lord Grantchester (Lab):


Column: GC350

Lord De Mauley:


Column: GC351

Lord Grantchester:

Lord De Mauley:

Dogs: Electric Collars - Question for Short Debate

5.26 pm

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer (LD):

Column: GC352

Column: GC353


Column: GC354

5.36 pm

Lord Scott of Foscote (CB):


Column: GC355

Baroness Northover (LD):

Lord Scott of Foscote:

Baroness Northover:

Lord Scott of Foscote:

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

Lord Scott of Foscote:

The Deputy Chairman of Committees:

Lord Scott of Foscote:

5.41 pm

Lord Geddes (Con):


Column: GC356

5.44 pm

Lord Grantchester (Lab):


Column: GC357

Column: GC358

5.51 pm

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


Column: GC359

Wales: Economy - Question for Short Debate

5.57 pm

Baroness Morgan of Ely (Lab):

Column: GC360

Lord Thomas of Gresford (LD):

Baroness Morgan of Ely:


Column: GC361


Column: GC362

6.07 pm

Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth (Con):

Column: GC363


Column: GC364

6.13 pm

Baroness Gale (Lab):


Column: GC365

6.19 pm

Column: GC366

Column: GC367

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Con):

Baroness Morgan of Ely:

Lord Thomas of Gresford:

6.27 pm

Lord Wigley (PC):


Column: GC368

Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth:

Lord Wigley:


Column: GC369

6.33 pm

Lord Griffiths of Burry Port (Lab):


Column: GC370

Column: GC371

6.39 pm

Lord Rowe-Beddoe (CB):


Column: GC372

6.45 pm

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


Column: GC373


Column: GC374

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Baroness Gibson of Market Rasen) (Lab):

6.54 pm
7.04 pm

Baroness Randerson:

Column: WS117

Written Statements [7 Apr 2014]

Bailiffs: Government Reforms - Statement

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

Boundary Commissions: Triennial Review - Statement

Lord Wallace of Saltaire (LD):

Column: WS118

Higher Education: Student Support - Statement

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Con):


Column: WS119

Column: WS120

London Borough of Tower Hamlets - Statement

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

Column: WA233


Column: WA233

Written Answers [7 Apr 2014]

Agriculture: Seeds and Plants - Question

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

Alcohol - Questions

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

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton) (Con):

Atos Healthcare - Question

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

Charities - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire (LD):

Column: WA235

Children: Childcare - Question

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

Children: Disabled Children - Question

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

Lord Nash (Con):

Column: WA236

Children: Disadvantaged Backgrounds - Question

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

Column: WA237

Council Tax - Question

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

Education: Online and Distance Learning - Question

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Con):

Column: WA238

Employment: Work Capability Assessments - Question

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

Finance: Interest Rates - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton) (Con):

Former Prime Ministers: Public Duty Cost Allowances - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire (LD):

Column: WA239

Further Education: Lincoln and the East Midlands - Questions

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

Lord Nash:

Government Departments: Budgets - Question

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

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

Government Departments: Surveys - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton) (Con):

Health and Nutrition - Questions

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

Lord Freud:

Health: Monitored Dosage Systems - Questions

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

Column: WA242

Higher Education: Degree Courses - Question

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Con):

Column: WA243

Hitachi - Question

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

Housing - Questions

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

Column: WA244

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

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton) (Con):

India: Golden Temple, Amritsar - Question

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

Column: WA245

Jordan - Question

Baroness Northover (LD):

Nigeria - Question

Baroness Northover (LD):

Olympic Legacy - Question

Lord Gardiner of Kimble (Con):

Column: WA246

Column: WA247

Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe - Question

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


Column: WA248

Pakistan - Question

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

Pensions - Questions

Column: WA249

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton):

Prisons: HMP The Verne - Question

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

Column: WA250

Schools: Admissions - Question

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

Column: WA251

Schools: Building Programme - Question

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

Schools: National Curriculum - Question

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


Column: WA252

Schools: Unauthorised Absence - Question

Lord Nash (Con):

Sport: Racing Right - Question

Lord Gardiner of Kimble (Con):

Column: WA253

Sudan - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Deighton) (Con):

Syria - Question

Baroness Northover (LD):

Column: WA254

Ukraine - Questions

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