Table of Contents for
Wednesday 29 Oct 2014

Volume No. 756Part No. 48

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House of Lords

Introduction: Lord Goddard of Stockport

Police and Crime Commissioners - Question

Child Abuse: Police Investigations - Question

Gaza: Reconstruction - Question

European Arrest Warrant - Question

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

Scotland: Devolution - Motion to Take Note

Grand Committee

Consumer Rights Bill - Committee (6th Day)

Amendment 55

Clause 62: Requirement for contract terms and notices to be fair

Amendment 55A

Schedule 2: Consumer contract terms which may be regarded as unfair

Amendment 56ZA

Amendment 56B

Amendment 56C

Clause 64: Exclusion from assessment of fairness

Amendment 56FC

Clause 68: Requirement for transparency

Schedule 3: Enforcement of the law on unfair contract terms and notices

Amendment 57

Amendment 57A

Schedule 5 : Investigatory powers etc.

Amendment 58

Amendment 60

Amendment 62A

Clause 79: Enterprise Act 2002: enhanced consumer measures and other enforcement

Amendment 63ZAA

Amendment 63AA

Written Statements

Defence: Air Traffic Management - Statement

EU: Foreign Affairs Council and General Affairs Council - Statement

Transforming Rehabilitation - Statement

Written Answers

Apprentices - Question

China - Questions

Coalition Governments - Question

Disabled Students’ Allowances - Question

Electronic Warfare - Question

EU External Trade: USA - Questions

General Practitioners - Question

Gibraltar: Spain - Question

Higher Education: Finance - Question

Homelessness - Question

In Vitro Fertilisation - Question

India - Question

Israel - Question

Mental Health Services - Question

Morocco - Question

North Korea - Questions

North Sea Oil - Question

Orthopaedics - Question

Pakistan - Question

Pensions: Northern Ireland - Question

Prisoners’ Transfers: Northern Ireland - Question

Public Sector: Pensions - Questions

Public Statues: Greater London - Questions

Regional Schools Commissioners: Greater London - Questions

Syria - Questions

Welfare Assistance Schemes - Question

Work Experience - Question





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Wednesday 29 Oct 2014

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House of Lords [29 Oct 2014]

3 pm

Introduction: Lord Goddard of Stockport

3.09 pm

Police and Crime Commissioners - Question

3.13 pm

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

Lord Hoyle (Lab):

Lord Bates:

Lord Blair of Boughton (CB):

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Lord Bates:

Lord Paddick (LD):

Lord Bates:

Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall (Lab):

Lord Bates:

The Earl of Listowel (CB):

Lord Bates:

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Earl Attlee (Con):

Lord Bates:

Lord Harris of Haringey (Lab):

Lord Bates:

Lord Bew (CB):

Lord Bates:

Lord Patel of Bradford (Lab):

Lord Bates:

Child Abuse: Police Investigations - Question

3.21 pm

Baroness Williams of Trafford (Con):

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Baroness Smith of Basildon (Lab):

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Baroness Walmsley (LD):

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Lord Campbell-Savours (Lab):

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Baroness Butler-Sloss (CB):

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

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Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton (Lab):

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Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Gaza: Reconstruction - Question

3.28 pm

Baroness Northover (LD):

Baroness Tonge (Ind LD):

Baroness Northover:

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Lord Turnberg (Lab):

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Eaton (Con):

Baroness Northover:

Lord Anderson of Swansea (Lab):

Baroness Northover:

Lord Hylton (CB):

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Falkner of Margravine (LD):

Baroness Northover:

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Lord Collins of Highbury (Lab):

Baroness Northover:

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

Baroness Northover:

Viscount Slim (CB):

Baroness Northover:

European Arrest Warrant - Question

3.36 pm

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

Lord Harris of Haringey (Lab):

Lord Bates:

Lord Deben (Con):

Lord Bates:

Lord Elystan-Morgan (CB):

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Lord Bates:

Baroness Smith of Basildon (Lab):

Lord Bates:

Lord Blackwell (Con):

Lord Bates:

Lord Blair of Boughton (CB):

Lord Bates:

Baroness Suttie (LD):

Lord Bates:

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Lord Low of Dalston (CB):

Lord Bates:

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

3.44 pm

Lord Taylor of Holbeach (Con):

Scotland: Devolution - Motion to Take Note

3.45 pm

The Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Stowell of Beeston) (Con):


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Lord Forsyth of Drumlean (Con):

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Thomas of Gresford (LD):

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

3.56 pm

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon (Lab):

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4.10 pm

Lord Tyler (LD):


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Noble Lords:

Lord Tyler:

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4.18 pm

Lord Empey (UUP):


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4.24 pm

The Lord Bishop of Chester:


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Baroness Quin (Lab):

The Lord Bishop of Chester:


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4.31 pm

Lord Lang of Monkton (Con):


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4.37 pm

Baroness Liddell of Coatdyke (Lab):

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4.44 pm

Lord Steel of Aikwood (LD):


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4.50 pm

Lord Hope of Craighead (CB):

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4.56 pm

Lord MacGregor of Pulham Market (Con):


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Lord Lea of Crondall (Lab):

Lord MacGregor of Pulham Market:

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5.05 pm

Lord Prescott (Lab):

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5.12 pm

Lord Maclennan of Rogart (LD):

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5.18 pm

Lord Turnbull (CB):

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Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Turnbull:

Lord Purvis of Tweed (LD):

Lord Turnbull:

5.25 pm

Lord Selkirk of Douglas (Con):

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5.31 pm

Lord Greaves (LD):

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5.38 pm

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock (Lab):

Lord Lennie:

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5.45 pm

Lord Hennessy of Nympsfield (CB):

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5.52 pm

Lord Lyell (Con):

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5.59 pm

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale:

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6.06 pm

The Earl of Glasgow (LD):

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6.12 pm

Lord Blencathra (Con):


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6.20 pm

Lord McFall of Alcluith (Lab):


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6.27 pm

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard (CB):


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6.35 pm

Lord Dobbs (Con):

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6.40 pm

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:


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6.46 pm

Lord Tope (LD):


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6.53 pm

Lord Birt (CB):

Lord Elis-Thomas (PC):

Lord Birt:


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7.01 pm

Lord Higgins (Con):


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7.09 pm

Baroness Quin:


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7.16 pm

Lord Thomas of Gresford:


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Lord Elis-Thomas:

Lord Thomas of Gresford:

Lord Elis-Thomas:

Lord Thomas of Gresford:

7.24 pm

Earl of Stair (CB):

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7.29 pm

Lord Cormack (Con):

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7.36 pm

Lord Beecham (Lab):


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7.42 pm

Baroness O'Neill of Bengarve (CB):


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7.49 pm

Lord Lexden (Con):

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7.56 pm

Lord Judd (Lab):


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8.02 pm

Lord Shipley (LD):


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8.09 pm

Lord Sanderson of Bowden (Con):


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8.15 pm

Lord Smith of Leigh (Lab):

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8.21 pm

Lord Purvis of Tweed:

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8.28 pm

Lord Elis-Thomas:


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8.34 pm

Lord Horam (Con):


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8.41 pm

Lord Soley (Lab):


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8.47 pm

Lord Stephen (LD):


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Lord Cormack:

Lord Stephen:

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8.55 pm

Lord Bew (CB):

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Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale:

Lord Bew:


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9.02 pm

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:


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9.12 pm

Lord Elder (Lab):


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9.17 pm

Lord McAvoy (Lab):


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Lord Thomas of Gresford:

Lord McAvoy:

9.23 pm

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


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Lord Forsyth of Drumlean:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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Lord Turnbull:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Purvis of Tweed:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:


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Lord Blencathra:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Lord Cormack:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Lord Wallace of Tankerness:

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Grand Committee [29 Oct 2014]

Consumer Rights Bill - Committee (6th Day)

3.45 pm

Amendment 55

Lord Taverne (LD):

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Lord Harris of Haringey (Lab):

Baroness King of Bow (Lab):

Baroness Jolly (LD):

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4 pm

Lord Taverne:

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Clause 62: Requirement for contract terms and notices to be fair

Amendment 55A

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town (Lab):


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Baroness Drake (Lab):


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4.15 pm

Baroness Jolly:


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Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Schedule 2: Consumer contract terms which may be regarded as unfair

4.30 pm

Amendment 56ZA

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:


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The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (Baroness Neville-Rolfe) (Con):

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Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Amendment 56B

Baroness Thornton (Lab):

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4.45 pm

Lord Deben (Con):

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Lord Best (CB):


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Lord Stoneham of Droxford (LD):

Baroness Jolly:


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Baroness Thornton:

Amendment 56C

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:


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5 pm

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Baroness Jolly:

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

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Clause 64: Exclusion from assessment of fairness

Amendment 56FC

Baroness King of Bow:

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5.15 pm

Baroness Jolly:


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Baroness King of Bow:

Clause 68: Requirement for transparency

Schedule 3: Enforcement of the law on unfair contract terms and notices

Amendment 57

Baroness Neville-Rolfe:

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Amendment 57A

Lord Stoneham of Droxford:


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5.30 pm

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Lord Stevenson of Balmacara (Lab):


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Baroness Jolly:

Lord Stoneham of Droxford:

Baroness Jolly:

Lord Stoneham of Droxford:

Baroness Jolly:

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara:

Baroness Jolly:

5.45 pm

Lord Stoneham of Droxford:

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Schedule 5 : Investigatory powers etc.

Amendment 58

Baroness Jolly:

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Baroness Neville-Rolfe:

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Amendment 60

Baroness Bakewell of Hardington Mandeville (LD):


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6 pm

Baroness Crawley (Lab):

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:


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Baroness Neville-Rolfe:

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Baroness Bakewell of Hardington Mandeville:

Amendment 62A

Lord Best:

6.15 pm

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Baroness Crawley:

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Lord Harris of Haringey:


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6.30 pm

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Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:


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6.45 pm

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Baroness Neville-Rolfe:


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Lord Harris of Haringey:

Baroness Neville-Rolfe:


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Lord Harris of Haringey:

Baroness Neville-Rolfe:

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7 pm

Baroness Crawley:

Baroness Neville-Rolfe:

Lord Harris of Haringey:

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Baroness Neville-Rolfe:

Lord Harris of Haringey:

Baroness Neville-Rolfe:

Lord Harris of Haringey:

Baroness Neville-Rolfe:

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Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

Baroness Neville-Rolfe:

Lord Best:


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7.15 pm

Clause 79: Enterprise Act 2002: enhanced consumer measures and other enforcement

Amendment 63ZAA

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Baroness King of Bow:


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Baroness Crawley:


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Lord Harris of Haringey:

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7.30 pm

Baroness Jolly:


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Baroness King of Bow:


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Baroness Crawley:

Baroness King of Bow:

Amendment 63AA

Baroness King of Bow:

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Baroness Jolly:

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7.45 pm

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Baroness King of Bow:

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Written Statements [29 Oct 2014]

Defence: Air Traffic Management - Statement

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

EU: Foreign Affairs Council and General Affairs Council - Statement

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

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Transforming Rehabilitation - Statement

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

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Written Answers [29 Oct 2014]

Apprentices - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (Baroness Neville-Rolfe) (Con):

China - Questions

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

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Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

Coalition Governments - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire (LD):

Disabled Students’ Allowances - Question

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Baroness Williams of Trafford (Con):

Electronic Warfare - Question

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

EU External Trade: USA - Questions

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

General Practitioners - Question

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

Gibraltar: Spain - Question

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

Higher Education: Finance - Question

Baroness Williams of Trafford (Con):

Homelessness - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Communities and Local Government (Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon) (Con):

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In Vitro Fertilisation - Question

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

India - Question

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

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Israel - Question

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

Mental Health Services - Question

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

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Morocco - Question

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

North Korea - Questions

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

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Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

North Sea Oil - Question

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

Orthopaedics - Question

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

Pakistan - Question

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

Pensions: Northern Ireland - Question

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

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Prisoners’ Transfers: Northern Ireland - Question

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

Public Sector: Pensions - Questions

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

Public Statues: Greater London - Questions

Lord Gardiner of Kimble (Con):

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Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

Regional Schools Commissioners: Greater London - Questions

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

Lord Nash:

Syria - Questions

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

Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

Welfare Assistance Schemes - Question

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

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Work Experience - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (Baroness Neville-Rolfe) (Con):