Table of Contents for
Tuesday 21 Oct 2014

Volume No. 756Part No. 42

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House of Lords

Introduction: Baroness Smith of Newnham - Question

Introduction: Lord Cooper of Windrush - Question

Jobseeker’s Allowance - Question

Women: Public Life - Question

Schools: Admissions - Question

Rape - Question

Social Action, Responsibility and Heroism Bill - First Reading

Deregulation Bill - Committee -

Clause 1: Health and safety at work: general duty of self-employed persons

Amendment 1

Clause 2: Removal of employment tribunals’ power to make wider recommendations

Clause 3: Apprenticeships: simplification

Clause 6: Requirements to wear safety helmets: exemption for Sikhs

Amendment 3

Clause 8: Driving instructors

Schedule 2: Driving instructors

Amendment 5

Clause 9: Motor insurers

Clause 10: Private hire vehicles: circumstances in which driver’s licence required

Clause 11: Taxis and private hire vehicles: duration of licences

Clause 12: Private hire vehicles: sub-contracting

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Question for Short Debate

Written Statements

British Transport Police Authority: Triennial Review - Statement

Children: Sexual Abuse - Statement

ISIL - Statement

Kincora Boys’ Home - Statement

Natural Capital - Statement

Prisoners: Women - Statement

Taxation: Information Exchange Agreements - Statement

Television Licences - Statement

Written Answers

Alcoholic Drinks - Question

Armed Forces: Mass Media - Question

Civil Servants: Pay - Question

Corruption - Question

Cyprus - Questions

Ebola - Question

Electoral Register: Wales - Question

Email: Fraud - Question

EU External Trade: USA - Question

Health Services: Overseas Aid - Questions

Immigration: West Africa - Question

Iran - Question

Iraq - Questions

Languages: Primary Education - Question

Libya - Question

Mental Capacity - Question

Mental Health Services: Children - Question

Middle East - Question

National Crime Agency: Northern Ireland - Question

NHS: Standards - Question

Nigeria - Question

Palestinians - Question

Police: Inspections - Question

Regional Schools Commissioners - Question

Rivers: Somerset - Question

Schools: Admissions - Questions

Secure Colleges - Question

Sudan - Question

Turkey - Questions





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Tuesday 21 Oct 2014

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House of Lords [21 Oct 2014]

2.30 pm

Introduction: Baroness Smith of Newnham - Question

2.38 pm

Introduction: Lord Cooper of Windrush - Question

2.44 pm

Jobseeker’s Allowance - Question

2.49 pm

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

Baroness Lister of Burtersett (Lab):

Lord Freud:

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Lord Forsyth of Drumlean (Con):

Lord Freud:

Earl Attlee (Con):

Lord Freud:

Baroness Sherlock (Lab):

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Lord Freud:

Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope (LD):

Lord Freud:

Women: Public Life - Question

2.57 pm

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Baroness Northover (LD):

Baroness Thornton (Lab):

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Jenkin of Kennington (Con):

Baroness Northover:

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Baroness Nye (Lab):

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Lane-Fox of Soho (CB):

Baroness Northover:

The Lord Bishop of Coventry:

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Hussein-Ece (LD):

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Baroness Northover:

Schools: Admissions - Question

3.05 pm

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

Baroness Massey of Darwen (Lab):

Lord Nash:

Baroness Sharples (Con):

Lord Nash:

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The Earl of Listowel (CB):

Lord Nash:

The Lord Bishop of Peterborough:

Lord Nash:

Baroness King of Bow (Lab):

Lord Nash:

Lord Storey (LD):

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Lord Nash:

Rape - Question

3.12 pm

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Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall (Lab):

Lord Bates:

Baroness Smith of Basildon (Lab):

Lord Bates:

Baroness Howarth of Breckland (CB):

Lord Bates:

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Lord Laming (CB):

Lord Bates:

Social Action, Responsibility and Heroism Bill - First Reading

3.17 pm

Deregulation Bill - Committee -

3.19 pm

Clause 1: Health and safety at work: general duty of self-employed persons

Amendment 1

Lord Wallace of Saltaire (LD):

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Lord McKenzie of Luton (Lab):


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3.30 pm

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Lord Stoneham of Droxford (LD):

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Lord Deben (Con):

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3.45 pm

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Lord Curry of Kirkharle (CB):

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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Lord Deben:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Greaves (LD):

4 pm

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:


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Lord Deben:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

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Lord Curry of Kirkharle:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

4.07 pm

Division on whether Clause 1, as amended, should stand part of the Bill.Contents 253; Not-Contents 175.Clause 1, as amended, agreed.

Division No. 1 [] [21 Oct 2014]

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4.24 pm

Clause 2: Removal of employment tribunals’ power to make wider recommendations

Lord Rooker (Lab):

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4.30 pm

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Lord Sharkey (LD):

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Lord Deben:


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4.45 pm

Lord Curry of Kirkharle:

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Lord Rooker:

Lord Curry of Kirkharle:

Lord Ouseley (CB):


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Lord Avebury (LD):

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5 pm

Baroness Thornton (Lab):

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:


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Lord Rooker:

Lord Trefgarne (Con):

Lord Rooker:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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Lord Rooker:

Lord Hardie (CB):

Lord Curry of Kirkharle:

Lord Rooker:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

5.14 pm

Division on Clause 2Contents 234; Not-Contents 194.Clause 2 agreed.

Division No. 2 [] [21 Oct 2014]

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5.27 pm

Clause 3: Apprenticeships: simplification

Clause 6: Requirements to wear safety helmets: exemption for Sikhs

Amendment 3

Baroness Thornton (Lab):

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5.30 pm

Lord Singh of Wimbledon (CB):


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Lord Wallace of Saltaire:


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Baroness Thornton:

Clause 8: Driving instructors

Schedule 2: Driving instructors

Amendment 5

Clause 9: Motor insurers

Clause 10: Private hire vehicles: circumstances in which driver’s licence required

Baroness Thornton:

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


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5.45 pm

Clause 11: Taxis and private hire vehicles: duration of licences

Baroness Thornton:


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Lord Greaves:

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Lord Curry of Kirkharle:

Viscount Ridley (Con):

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Baroness Kramer:


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Baroness Thornton:

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Baroness Kramer:

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Clause 12: Private hire vehicles: sub-contracting

6.23 pm

Division on whether Clause 12 should stand part of the Bill.Contents 221; Not-Contents 175.Clause 12 agreed.

Division No. 3 [] [21 Oct 2014]

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6.43 pm

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Question for Short Debate

6.44 pm

Lord Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon (LD):

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6.57 pm

Lord Griffiths of Burry Port (Lab):


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7.04 pm

Baroness Hussein-Ece (LD):


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7.10 pm

Lord Hylton (CB):


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7.17 pm

Lord Lea of Crondall (Lab):


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7.27 pm

Baroness Falkner of Margravine (LD):


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7.35 pm

The Earl of Dundee (Con):


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7.39 pm

Baroness Morgan of Ely (Lab):

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7.50 pm

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Anelay of St Johns) (Con):

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Lord Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon:

Baroness Anelay of St Johns:


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Lord Lea of Crondall:

Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

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Written Statements [21 Oct 2014]

British Transport Police Authority: Triennial Review - Statement

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

Children: Sexual Abuse - Statement

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


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ISIL - Statement

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

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Kincora Boys’ Home - Statement

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

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Natural Capital - Statement

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

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Prisoners: Women - Statement

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


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Taxation: Information Exchange Agreements - Statement

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

Television Licences - Statement

Lord Gardiner of Kimble (Con):

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Written Answers [21 Oct 2014]

Alcoholic Drinks - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire (LD):

Armed Forces: Mass Media - Question

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

Civil Servants: Pay - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire (LD):


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Corruption - Question

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

Cyprus - Questions

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Anelay of St Johns) (Con):

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Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

Ebola - Question

Baroness Northover (LD):

Electoral Register: Wales - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire (LD):

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Email: Fraud - Question

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

EU External Trade: USA - Question

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

Health Services: Overseas Aid - Questions

Baroness Northover (LD):

Baroness Northover:

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Immigration: West Africa - Question

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

Iran - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Anelay of St Johns) (Con):

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Iraq - Questions

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Anelay of St Johns) (Con):

Baroness Northover (LD):


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Languages: Primary Education - Question

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

Libya - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Anelay of St Johns) (Con):

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Mental Capacity - Question

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

Mental Health Services: Children - Question

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

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Middle East - Question

Baroness Northover (LD):

National Crime Agency: Northern Ireland - Question

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

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NHS: Standards - Question

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

Nigeria - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Anelay of St Johns) (Con):

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Palestinians - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Anelay of St Johns) (Con):

Police: Inspections - Question

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

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Regional Schools Commissioners - Question

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

Rivers: Somerset - Question

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

Schools: Admissions - Questions

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

Lord Nash:

Secure Colleges - Question

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

Sudan - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Anelay of St Johns) (Con):

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Turkey - Questions

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Anelay of St Johns) (Con):

Baroness Anelay of St Johns: