Table of Contents for
Monday 11 Mar 1996

Volume No. 570 Part No. 59

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Legal Aid Expenditure

Sierra Leone: Elections

European Court of Auditors: Coopers & Lybrand Report

Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill [H.L.]

Family Law Bill [H.L.]

Secretary of State's Trunk Road Functions (Contracting Out) (Scotland) Order 1996

Life Prisoners: Prison Regime

Family Law Bill [H.L.]

Written Answers

Mr. Mark Higson

East Timor: Hawk Jets

Asia-Europe Meeting: Human Rights Undertakings

Iranian Civil Airliner Destruction by USS "Vincennes"

Bosniac-Croat Federation: Assistance with Equipment and Training

Cuba: Shooting Down of Civil Aircraft

Channel Tunnel Rail Link Contracts

Immigration (Carriers Liability) Act 1987: Unpaid Fines

Mobile Telephone Use on Trains

Northern Ireland Action for Community Employment

Palace of Westminster: Relocation of Staff

Seal Population and Fish Consumption

Deregulation and Contracting Out Act 1994: Appeals Mechanism

Former Yugoslavia: USAF E-8 Joint-STARS Aircraft

Retired Civil Servants: Ministerial Instructions

UK Residents' Currency Exchange Costs and EU Visits

Sterling: Withdrawal from ERM

IMF and World Bank: Countries in Default or Arrears



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Column: 611

Legal Aid Expenditure [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Boyd-Carpenter -- Legal Aid Expenditure [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Chancellor

Lord Boyd-Carpenter

The Lord Chancellor

Lord Irvine of Lairg

The Lord Chancellor

Lord Ironside

Column: 612

The Lord Chancellor

Lord Cledwyn of Penrhos

The Lord Chancellor

Lord Strabolgi

The Lord Chancellor

Lord Boardman

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 613

Economic Growth

2.43 p.m.

Lord Ezra -- Legal Aid Expenditure [11 Mar 1996]

The Minister of State, Department of Social Security (Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish)

Lord Ezra

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Viscount Chandos

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 614

Baroness O'Cathain

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Brabazon of Tara

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Bruce of Donington

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 615

Sierra Leone: Elections [11 Mar 1996]

2.50 p.m.

Lord Avebury -- Sierra Leone: Elections [11 Mar 1996]

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Chalker of Wallasey)

Lord Avebury

Baroness Chalker of Wallasey

Baroness Blackstone

Baroness Chalker of Wallasey

Column: 616

Lord Avebury

Baroness Chalker of Wallasey

European Court of Auditors: Coopers & Lybrand Report [11 Mar 1996]

2.53 p.m.

Lord Bruce of Donington -- European Court of Auditors: Coopers & Lybrand Report [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Bruce of Donington

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 617

Lord Bruce of Donington

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Shaw of Northstead

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Monkswell

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 618

Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill [H.L.] [11 Mar 1996]

2.58 p.m.

Lord Hylton

Family Law Bill [H.L.] [11 Mar 1996]

2.59 p.m.

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 619

Lord Robertson of Oakridge

Baroness Elles

The Lord Chancellor

Baroness Young

Column: 620

Column: 621

Column: 622

3.15 p.m.

Lord Irvine of Lairg

Column: 623

The Earl of Clanwilliam

Lord Irvine of Lairg

Baroness Elles

Column: 624

Lord Irvine of Lairg

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Column: 625

3.30 p.m.

Lord Peyton of Yeovil

Column: 626

Lord Ackner

Column: 627

Column: 628

3.45 p.m.

Lord Hylton

Lord Ackner

Baroness David

Baroness Faithfull

Column: 629

Lord Stallard

Column: 630

The Lord Bishop of Ripon

Column: 631

Lord Boyd-Carpenter

Column: 632

4 p.m.

The Earl of Perth

Column: 633

Earl Russell

Column: 634

Column: 635

4.15 p.m.

Lord Elton

Column: 636

Lord Simon of Glaisdale

Column: 637

Earl Russell

Lord Elton

Lord Simon of Glaisdale

Lord Eden of Winton

Column: 638

4.30 p.m.

Lord Northbourne

Column: 639

Baroness Strange

Lord Jakobovits

Column: 640

Lord Archer of Weston-super-Mare

Column: 641

4.45 p.m.

Lord Marsh

Column: 642

Column: 643

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 644

Column: 645

Column: 646

Baroness Young

Column: 647

The Lord Chancellor

Baroness Young

Column: 648

Column: 649

5.15 p.m.

Division No. 1 (Family Law Bill [H.L.]) [11 Mar 1996]

Column: 651

5.25 p.m.

The Lord Chancellor

The Lord Chancellor

Lord Irvine of Lairg

Column: 652

Column: 653

The Lord Chancellor

Earl Russell

Column: 654

Column: 655

Baroness Elles

Lord Robertson of Oakridge

5.45 p.m.

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 656

Earl Russell

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 657

Baroness Elles

The Lord Chancellor

Lord Irvine of Lairg

Column: 658

5.54 p.m.

Division No. 2 (Family Law Bill [H.L.]) [11 Mar 1996]

Column: 659

6.2 p.m.

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 660

Column: 661

The Lord Bishop of Oxford

Baroness David

Baroness Elles

The Earl of Perth

Lord Elton

Column: 662

Baroness Seear

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 663

6.15 p.m.

Lord Meston

Column: 664

Lord Jakobovits

Column: 665

The Lord Chancellor

Baroness Young

Column: 666

Lord Ashbourne

Column: 667

Lord Meston

Column: 668

6.30 p.m.

Lord Renton

Lord Clifford of Chudleigh

Column: 669

Lord Elton

Lord Clifford of Chudleigh

Lord Burnham

Column: 670

Viscount Brentford

6.45 p.m.

Lord Hylton

Lord Irvine of Lairg

Column: 671

Baroness Seear

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 672

Column: 673

Lord Renton

The Lord Chancellor

Baroness Young

Column: 674

Column: 675

Baroness Trumpington

Secretary of State's Trunk Road Functions (Contracting Out) (Scotland) Order 1996 [11 Mar 1996]

7.3 p.m.

The Earl of Courtown

Column: 676

Column: 677

7.10 p.m.

Lord Ewing of Kirkford

Column: 678

7.13 p.m.

Lord Carmichael of Kelvingrove

Column: 679

7.20 p.m.

The Earl of Mar and Kellie

Column: 680

7.25 p.m.

The Earl of Courtown

Column: 681

Lord Ewing of Kirkford

The Earl of Courtown

Lord Ewing of Kirkford

The Earl of Courtown

Column: 682

Lord Carmichael of Kelvingrove

The Earl of Courtown

Column: 683

Life Prisoners: Prison Regime [11 Mar 1996]

7.33 p.m.

Lord McIntosh of Haringey -- Life Prisoners: Prison Regime [11 Mar 1996]

Column: 684

Column: 685

Column: 686

7.46 p.m.

The Earl of Longford

Column: 687

Column: 688

7.55 p.m.

The Minister of State, Home Office (Baroness Blatch)

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Blatch

Column: 689

Column: 690

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Blatch

Column: 691

The Earl of Longford

Baroness Blatch

Column: 692

Lord Hylton

Baroness Blatch

Family Law Bill [H.L.] [11 Mar 1996]

8.11 p.m.

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 693

Baroness Elles

Column: 694

Lord Irvine of Lairg

The Lord Chancellor

The Lord Chancellor

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 695

Baroness David

The Lord Bishop of Ripon

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 696

Baroness David

The Lord Chancellor

Baroness David

The Lord Chancellor

Baroness David

The Lord Chancellor

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 697

Lord Coleraine

Column: 698

Baroness Young

8.30 p.m.

Lord Ashbourne

Column: 699

Lord Northbourne

Lord Elton

Column: 700

Earl Russell

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 701

Lord Coleraine

The Lord Chancellor

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 702

The Lord Chancellor

The Lord Chancellor

Earl Russell

Column: 703

8.45 p.m.

Lord Irvine of Lairg

Baroness Young

Lord Simon of Glaisdale

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 704

Baroness Young

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 705

The Lord Chancellor

Baroness Young

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 706

The Lord Chancellor

The Lord Chancellor

Lord Irvine of Lairg

Column: 707

Lord Brightman

Column: 708

Column: 709

Earl Russell

Column: 710

Baroness Darcy (de Knayth)

Baroness Young

Earl Russell

Baroness Young

Column: 711

Baroness David

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 712

Lord Irvine of Lairg

9.20 p.m.

Division No. 3 (Family Law Bill [H.L.]) [11 Mar 1996]

Column: 713

9.29 p.m.

The Lord Chancellor

The Lord Chancellor

The Lord Chancellor

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 714

The Lord Chancellor

The Lord Chancellor

Lord Coleraine

Column: 715

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 716

Lord Coleraine

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 717

Baroness Young

The Lord Chancellor

Baroness Young

Column: 718

Column: 719

Column: 720

Column: 721

Lord Meston

Column: 722

Column: 723

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

10 p.m.

Lord Northbourne

Column: 724

Lord Simon of Glaisdale

Column: 725

Lord Hamilton of Dalzell

Lord Meston

Lord Hamilton of Dalzell

Column: 726

Lord Clifford of Chudleigh

10.15 p.m.

The Lord Chancellor

Column: 727

Column: 728

Baroness Young

Column: 729

Column: 730

The Lord Chancellor

The Lord Chancellor

Lord Irvine of Lairg

Lord Elton

Lord Graham of Edmonton

The Lord Chancellor

Column: WA43

Written Answers [11 Mar 1996]

Mr. Mark Higson [11 Mar 1996]

Earl Russell -- Mr. Mark Higson [11 Mar 1996]

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Chalker of Wallasey)

East Timor: Hawk Jets [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Avebury -- East Timor: Hawk Jets [11 Mar 1996]

Baroness Chalker of Wallasey

Asia-Europe Meeting: Human Rights Undertakings [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Lester of Herne Hill -- Asia-Europe Meeting: Human Rights Undertakings [11 Mar 1996]

Baroness Chalker of Wallasey

Column: WA44

Iranian Civil Airliner Destruction by USS "Vincennes" [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Kennet -- Iranian Civil Airliner Destruction by USS "Vincennes" [11 Mar 1996]

Baroness Chalker of Wallasey

Bosniac-Croat Federation: Assistance with Equipment and Training [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Kennet -- Bosniac-Croat Federation: Assistance with Equipment and Training [11 Mar 1996]

Baroness Chalker of Wallasey

Cuba: Shooting Down of Civil Aircraft [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Kennet -- Cuba: Shooting Down of Civil Aircraft [11 Mar 1996]

Baroness Chalker of Wallasey

Column: WA45

Lord Kennet -- Cuba: Shooting Down of Civil Aircraft [11 Mar 1996]

Baroness Chalker of Wallasey

Lord Kennet -- Cuba: Shooting Down of Civil Aircraft [11 Mar 1996]

Baroness Chalker of Wallasey

Lord Kennet -- Cuba: Shooting Down of Civil Aircraft [11 Mar 1996]

Column: WA46

Baroness Chalker of Wallasey

Lord Kennet -- Cuba: Shooting Down of Civil Aircraft [11 Mar 1996]

Baroness Chalker of Wallasey

Channel Tunnel Rail Link Contracts [11 Mar 1996]

Baroness O'Cathain -- Channel Tunnel Rail Link Contracts [11 Mar 1996]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department of Transport (Viscount Goschen)

Column: WA47

Immigration (Carriers Liability) Act 1987: Unpaid Fines [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Dubs -- Immigration (Carriers Liability) Act 1987: Unpaid Fines [11 Mar 1996]

The Minister of State, Home Office (Baroness Blatch)

Mobile Telephone Use on Trains [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Lester of Herne Hill -- Mobile Telephone Use on Trains [11 Mar 1996]

The Minister of State, Department of Trade and Industry (Lord Fraser of Carmyllie)

Northern Ireland Action for Community Employment [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Holme of Cheltenham -- Northern Ireland Action for Community Employment [11 Mar 1996]

The Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Northern Ireland Office (Baroness Denton of Wakefield)

Column: WA48

Column: WA49

Palace of Westminster: Relocation of Staff [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Marlesford -- Palace of Westminster: Relocation of Staff [11 Mar 1996]

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Boston of Faversham)

Seal Population and Fish Consumption [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Lewis of Newnham -- Seal Population and Fish Consumption [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Lucas

Column: WA50

Deregulation and Contracting Out Act 1994: Appeals Mechanism [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Vinson -- Deregulation and Contracting Out Act 1994: Appeals Mechanism [11 Mar 1996]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Defence (Earl Howe)

Former Yugoslavia: USAF E-8 Joint-STARS Aircraft [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Kennet -- Former Yugoslavia: USAF E-8 Joint-STARS Aircraft [11 Mar 1996]

Earl Howe

Lord Kennet -- Former Yugoslavia: USAF E-8 Joint-STARS Aircraft [11 Mar 1996]

Earl Howe

Column: WA51

Retired Civil Servants: Ministerial Instructions [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Kennet -- Retired Civil Servants: Ministerial Instructions [11 Mar 1996]

Earl Howe

UK Residents' Currency Exchange Costs and EU Visits [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Monkswell -- UK Residents' Currency Exchange Costs and EU Visits [11 Mar 1996]

The Minister of State, Department of Social Security (Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish)

Sterling: Withdrawal from ERM [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Tebbit -- Sterling: Withdrawal from ERM [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: WA52

IMF and World Bank: Countries in Default or Arrears [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Hylton -- IMF and World Bank: Countries in Default or Arrears [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Hylton -- IMF and World Bank: Countries in Default or Arrears [11 Mar 1996]

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: WA53


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