Table of Contents for
Tuesday 8 Mar 2016

Volume No. 769Part No. 121

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House of Lords

Death of a Member: Lord Brooks of Tremorfa - Announcement

Women: Discrimination - Question

Women: Literacy - Question

Women: Representation - Question

Aircraft: Laser Pointers - Question

Employment Allowance (Increase of Maximum Amount) Regulations 2016 - Motions to Approve

Employment Allowance (Excluded Companies) Regulations 2016 - Motions to Approve

Social Security (Contributions) (Limits and Thresholds Amendments and National Insurance Funds Payments) Regulations 2016 - Motions to Approve

Immigration (Health Charge) (Amendment) Order 2016 - Motions to Approve

Supply and Appropriation (Anticipation and Adjustments) Bill - Second Reading (and remaining stages)

Housing and Planning Bill - Committee (4th Day)

Clause 8: Definitions

Amendment 54

Amendment 54A

Clause 62: Grants by Secretary of State

Amendment 55

Syria - Question for Short Debate

Housing and Planning Bill - Committee (4th Day) (Continued)

Amendment 57

Amendment 58

Clause 64: Monitoring

Amendment 59A





This Table of Contents lists subject headings, timelines and
names of speakers in the Lords Hansard text for
Tuesday 8 Mar 2016

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House of Lords [8 Mar 2016]

2.30 pm

Death of a Member: Lord Brooks of Tremorfa - Announcement

2.36 pm

The Lord Speaker (Baroness D'Souza):

Women: Discrimination - Question

2.36 pm

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for International Development (Baroness Verma) (Con):

Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead (Lab):

Baroness Verma:

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Lord Hague of Richmond (Con):

Baroness Verma:

Baroness Northover (LD):

Baroness Verma:

Baroness King of Bow (Lab):

Baroness Verma:

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Lord Singh of Wimbledon (CB):

Baroness Verma:

Baroness Hodgson of Abinger (Con):

Baroness Verma:

Baroness Nye (Lab):

Baroness Verma:

Women: Literacy - Question

2.44 pm

Baroness Rebuck (Lab):

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Baroness Rebuck:

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Baroness Evans of Bowes Park:

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon (Lab):

Baroness Evans of Bowes Park:

Baroness Burt of Solihull (LD):

Baroness Evans of Bowes Park:

Baroness Wheatcroft (Con):

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Baroness Evans of Bowes Park:

Women: Representation - Question

2.52 pm

Baroness Gale (Lab):

Baroness Evans of Bowes Park:

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Lord Robathan (Con):

Baroness Evans of Bowes Park:

Lord Dannatt (CB):

Baroness Lister of Burtersett (Lab):

Baroness Hussein-Ece (LD):

Baroness Pitkeathley (Lab):

Lord Morgan (Lab):

Lord Dannatt:

Baroness Evans of Bowes Park:

Baroness Hussein-Ece:

Baroness Evans of Bowes Park:

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Baroness Morgan of Ely (Lab):

Baroness Evans of Bowes Park:

Lord Lexden (Con):

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock (Lab):

Baroness Evans of Bowes Park:

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town (Lab):

Baroness Evans of Bowes Park:

Baroness Lister of Burtersett:

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Baroness Evans of Bowes Park:

Baroness Jenkin of Kennington (Con):

Baroness Evans of Bowes Park:

Aircraft: Laser Pointers - Question

3 pm

Lord Dubs (Lab):

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

Lord Dubs:

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Baroness Neville-Rolfe:

Lord Brabazon of Tara (Con):

Lord Bradshaw (LD):

Lord Naseby (Con):

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

Lord Brabazon of Tara:

Baroness Neville-Rolfe:

Lord Bradshaw:

Baroness Neville-Rolfe:

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Lord Stirrup (CB):

Baroness Neville-Rolfe:

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara (Lab):

Lord Naseby:

Baroness O'Cathain (Con):

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness O'Cathain:

Baroness Neville-Rolfe:

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Employment Allowance (Increase of Maximum Amount) Regulations 2016 - Motions to Approve

Employment Allowance (Excluded Companies) Regulations 2016 - Motions to Approve

Social Security (Contributions) (Limits and Thresholds Amendments and National Insurance Funds Payments) Regulations 2016 - Motions to Approve

Immigration (Health Charge) (Amendment) Order 2016 - Motions to Approve

3.07 pm

Supply and Appropriation (Anticipation and Adjustments) Bill - Second Reading (and remaining stages)

3.07 pm

Housing and Planning Bill - Committee (4th Day)

3.09 pm

Clause 8: Definitions

Amendment 54

Lord Beecham (Lab):

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3.15 pm

Baroness Bakewell of Hardington Mandeville (LD):

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Lord O'Shaughnessy (Con):


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Lord Taylor of Goss Moor (LD):

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Viscount Younger of Leckie (Con):

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3.30 pm

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Lord Kennedy of Southwark (Lab):

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

Lord O'Shaughnessy:

Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

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Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Lord Beecham:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Lord Beecham:

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Amendment 54A

Baroness Parminter (LD):


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Lord Krebs (CB):

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Baroness Young of Old Scone (Lab):

Lord Foster of Bath (LD):

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4 pm

Baroness Whitaker (Lab):

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Baroness Maddock (LD):

Lord Stunell (LD):


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4.15 pm

Lord Campbell-Savours (Lab):

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Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

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Lord Foster of Bath:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:


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Lord Beecham:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Lord Stunell:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Lord Krebs:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Lord Beecham:

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Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Lord Beecham:

Baroness Young of Old Scone:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Lord Foster of Bath:

4.30 pm

Baroness Hollis of Heigham (Lab):

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Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Lord Stunell:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

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Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

Lord Porter of Spalding (Con):

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Baroness Parminter:

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Clause 62: Grants by Secretary of State

Amendment 55

Lord Beecham:

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4.45 pm

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Baroness Royall of Blaisdon (Lab):

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5 pm

Lord Cameron of Dillington:


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The Lord Bishop of St Albans:


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Baroness Bakewell of Hardington Mandeville:

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5.15 pm

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Baroness Redfern (Con):


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Lord Best (CB):

5.30 pm

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Lord Horam (Con):


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Lord Beecham:

Lord Horam:

Lord Campbell-Savours:

5.45 pm

Lord Horam:


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Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Lord Horam:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Horam:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Horam:


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Lord Taylor of Goss Moor:


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6 pm

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Lord Kerslake (CB):


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Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Lord Kerslake:

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Lord Young of Cookham (Con):

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Young of Cookham:

Lord Beecham:

Lord Young of Cookham:

6.15 pm

Lord Kerslake:

Lord Young of Cookham:

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Lord Beecham:

Lord Young of Cookham:

The Duke of Somerset (CB):


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Lord Stoneham of Droxford (LD):


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Lord Berkeley (Lab):

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6.30 pm

Lord Porter of Spalding:

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Lord Tope (LD):

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Lord McKenzie of Luton (Lab):


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Lord Best:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Grender (LD):


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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

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Lord Taylor of Goss Moor:

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Shipley (LD):

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Lord Beecham:

Lord Shipley:

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7 pm

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

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

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Baroness Williams of Trafford:


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7.15 pm

Lord Taylor of Goss Moor:

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Baroness Williams of Trafford:


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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

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Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Lord Beecham:


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Syria - Question for Short Debate

7.35 pm

The Lord Bishop of Coventry:

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7.45 pm

Lord Desai (Lab):

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7.50 pm

Baroness Suttie (LD):

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7.56 pm

Lord Wright of Richmond (CB):


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7.59 pm

Lord Judd (Lab):


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8.05 pm

Lord Williams of Baglan (CB):


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8.11 pm

Baroness Morgan of Ely (Lab):

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8.18 pm

The Earl of Courtown (Con):


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8.29 pm

Housing and Planning Bill - Committee (4th Day) (Continued)

8.35 pm

Amendment 57

Lord Kennedy of Southwark (Lab):


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Baroness Pinnock (LD):

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8.45 pm

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Lord Porter of Spalding (Con):

Baroness Hollis of Heigham (Lab):

Lord Porter of Spalding:

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Baroness Pinnock:

Lord Horam (Con):


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Lord Beecham (Lab):

Lord Horam:

Lord Beecham:

Lord Horam:

Baroness Bakewell of Hardington Mandeville (LD):

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9 pm

Lord Campbell-Savours (Lab):

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Lord Horam:

Lord Campbell-Savours:

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Lord Foster of Bath (LD):


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Lord Beecham:

9.15 pm

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


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Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Lord Foster of Bath:

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Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Lord McKenzie of Luton (Lab):

Baroness Williams of Trafford (Con):

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

9.30 pm

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

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Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

Amendment 58

Lord Beecham:

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Lord Shipley (LD):

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

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Lord Campbell-Savours:

Lord Porter of Spalding:

Baroness Bakewell of Hardington Mandeville:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Campbell-Savours:

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Lord Beecham:

Baroness Bakewell of Hardington Mandeville:

9.45 pm

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

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Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

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Lord Beecham:

Lord Kerslake (CB):


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10 pm

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Lord Young of Cookham (Con):

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Lord Kerslake:

Lord Stunell (LD):


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Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

10.15 pm

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Lord Beecham:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

Lord Beecham:

Lord Kerslake:

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Lord Beecham:

Lord Kerslake:

Lord Beecham:

Lord Kerslake:

Lord Beecham:

Lord Kerslake:

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Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Baroness Hollis of Heigham:

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Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Lord Stunell:

Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

10.30 pm

Lord Foster of Bath:

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Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Lord Beecham:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

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Lord Campbell-Savours:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Lord Kerslake:

Clause 64: Monitoring

Amendment 59A

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Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:


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Lord Foster of Bath:

Baroness Williams of Trafford:

Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

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