Table of Contents for
Thursday 17 Dec 2015

Volume No. 767Part No. 87

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House of Lords

Introduction: Baroness Brown of Cambridge

Royal Assent

Nigeria - Question

Sudan: Human Rights - Question

Airport Security - Question

Syrian Refugees - Question

Arrangement of Business - Announcement of Recess Dates

House of Lords: Strathclyde Review - Statement

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting - Motion to Take Note

Local Government Finance - Statement

Paris Climate Change Conference - Question for Short Debate

National Lottery - Motion to Take Note





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names of speakers in the Lords Hansard text for
Thursday 17 Dec 2015

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House of Lords [17 Dec 2015]

11 am

Introduction: Baroness Brown of Cambridge

11.07 am

Royal Assent

11.11 am

Nigeria - Question

11.12 am

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

Baroness Cox (CB):

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Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

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Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

Lord Anderson of Swansea (Lab):

Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

Sudan: Human Rights - Question

11.20 am

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

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Lord Chidgey (LD):

Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead (Lab):

Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

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Lord Alton of Liverpool (CB):

Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

Baroness Cox (CB):

Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

Lord Howell of Guildford (Con):

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Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

Baroness Northover (LD):

Baroness Anelay of St Johns:

Airport Security - Question

11.28 am

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Transport and Home Office (Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon) (Con):

Lord Rosser (Lab):

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Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

Baroness Randerson (LD):

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

Lord Geddes (Con):

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

Lord Mawhinney (Con):

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire (LD):

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Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall (Lab):

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

Lord Rosser:

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

Syrian Refugees - Question

11.36 am

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The Minister of State, Home Office (Lord Bates) (Con):

Lord Roberts of Llandudno (LD):

Lord Bates:

The Earl of Sandwich (CB):

Lord Bates:

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Baroness Warsi (Con):

Lord Bates:

The Lord Bishop of St Albans:

Lord Bates:

Baroness Hamwee (LD):

Lord Bates:

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Arrangement of Business - Announcement of Recess Dates

11.43 am

Lord Taylor of Holbeach (Con):

House of Lords: Strathclyde Review - Statement

11.44 am

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


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11.50 am

Baroness Smith of Basildon (Lab):


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Lord Dholakia (LD):


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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Noble Lords:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Noble Lords:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Taylor of Holbeach (Con):

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12.08 pm

Lord Butler of Brockwell (CB):

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Wakeham (Con):

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Grocott (Lab):


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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord McNally (LD):


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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Meacher (CB):

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence (Earl Howe) (Con):

Lord Cormack:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


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Lord Richard:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Hayman:


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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting - Motion to Take Note

12.30 pm

Lord Luce (CB):

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12.44 pm

Lord Howell of Guildford (Con):


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12.47 pm

Lord Robertson of Port Ellen (Lab):

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12.51 pm

Lord Steel of Aikwood (LD):

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12.55 pm

Lord Janvrin (CB):


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12.58 pm

Lord Marland (Con):


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1.01 pm

Baroness Featherstone (LD) (Maiden Speech):


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1.05 pm

Lord Kakkar (CB):


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1.08 pm

Baroness Prashar (CB):


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1.12 pm

Lord Tugendhat (Con):

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1.16 pm

Lord Judd (Lab):

1.19 pm

The Earl of Sandwich (CB):

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1.22 pm

Lord Sheikh (Con):


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1.26 pm

Lord Watson of Richmond (LD):


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1.30 pm

Lord Hylton (CB):


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1.32 pm

Baroness Berridge (Con):


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1.35 pm

Lord Anderson of Swansea (Lab):


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1.38 pm

Baroness Flather (CB):


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1.42 pm

Lord Rana (CB):


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1.46 pm

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1.50 pm

Lord Lexden (Con):

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1.54 pm

Baroness Barker (LD):

1.57 pm

Lord Taylor of Warwick (Non-Afl):

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2 pm

Lord St John of Bletso (CB):

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2.04 pm

Baroness Wilcox (Con):


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2.08 pm

Lord Chidgey (LD):

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2.17 pm

Lord Collins of Highbury (Lab):


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2.27 pm

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


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2.46 pm

Lord Luce:

Local Government Finance - Statement

2.48 pm

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


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2.57 pm

Lord Beecham (Lab):


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Lord Shipley (LD):


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Baroness Williams of Trafford:

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3.14 pm

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer (LD):

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Lord True (Con):

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Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton (Lab):

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Lord Tope (LD):

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

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Lord Beecham:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Paris Climate Change Conference - Question for Short Debate

3.26 pm

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer (LD):

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3.36 pm

Lord Giddens (Lab):


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3.41 pm

Baroness Sheehan (LD) (Maiden Speech):


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3.45 pm

Baroness Young of Old Scone (Lab):

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3.49 pm

The Lord Bishop of Salisbury:


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3.54 pm

Baroness Northover (LD):


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3.58 pm

Lord Judd (Lab):

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4.02 pm

Lord Prescott (Lab):

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4.06 pm

Baroness Parminter (LD):

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4.11 pm

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara (Lab):


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4.14 pm

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change and Wales Office (Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth) (Con):


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National Lottery - Motion to Take Note

4.24 pm

Lord Holmes of Richmond (Con):

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4.40 pm

Lord Pendry (Lab):

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4.47 pm

Lord Addington (LD):

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4.53 pm

Baroness Grey-Thompson (CB):

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4.59 pm

Lord True (Con):

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5.05 pm

Lord Puttnam (Lab):


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5.10 pm

The Lord Bishop of Chester:


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5.16 pm

The Duke of Wellington (Con) (Maiden Speech):


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5.23 pm

Baroness Bottomley of Nettlestone (Con):


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5.30 pm

Baroness Pitkeathley (Lab):


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5.36 pm

Lord Beith (LD) (Maiden Speech):

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5.42 pm

Lord Cormack (Con):


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5.48 pm

Lord Lea of Crondall (Lab):

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5.55 pm

Viscount Falkland (CB):


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6.01 pm

Baroness Heyhoe Flint (Con):


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6.08 pm

Lord Giddens (Lab):


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6.16 pm

Lord Clement-Jones (LD):


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6.25 pm

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara (Lab):


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6.34 pm

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

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Lord Puttnam:

Baroness Neville-Rolfe:

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6.51 pm

Lord Holmes of Richmond:

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