Table of Contents for
Thursday 31 Jul 1997

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Eagle Owls

Baltic States: Trade

Organic Farming

Mutual Societies and "Carpet-baggers"

Succession to the Crown Bill [H.L.]

Parliamentary Privilege:

Referendums (Scotland and Wales) Bill

Finance Bill

Aerodromes

Royal Assent

Written Answers

EU Preferential Access for African Countries

Overseas Police and Military Training Commitments

International Development

Development Education

Callander Rifle and Pistol Club: Records

Treasury Building: Refurbishment Project

Windfall Tax: Impact

Gambling Industry: Contribution to GDP

Deregulation

Disposals by Museums and Galleries

Museums and Galleries: Admission Charges

NAPS, Carbamate and OP Pesticides: Effects of Combination

Pure Fusion and the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty

Defence Secondary Care Agency HQ

Gulf War Personnel: Blood Samples

Ballistic Missile Defence Studies

European Commissioners: Pensions and Benefits

Ministerial Code

Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly, 22 September

Minister for Trade and Competitiveness in Europe

International Development: DTI Collaboration

Gas Liberalisation

Parental Leave: Costs to Schools and the NHS

Late Payment

Expanding Ammunition for Humane Killing

Prison Service: Parliamentary Questions

Intrusive Surveillance: Code of Practice

Stephen Lawrence: Inquiry

Offences against the Person:Law Commission Report

Custodial and Non-custodial Sentences

Care of Mentally Ill Prisoners

Prisoners' Medical Records

Gay Christian Movement: Blasphemy Investigation

Gambling: Club Membership

Gambling: Employment

Theft of Handbags from Vehicles

Post Office: Medical Insurance

World Trade Organisation

Arms Sales: Export Licences

Marine Policy and Industry

Child Care Vouchers

CFCs

National Roads Programme

Minicabs in London

Water Industry Costs: EU Directives

Harbour Authorities and Pilotage

Queen Elizabeth II Bridge

VAT Reduction on Domestic Heating Fuels

Civil Court Claims

University Tuition Fees

National Committee of Inquiry into Higher Education: Report

Education Act 1993: Gloucestershire Judgment

NHS: Market Testing Savings

NHS Share of GDP

Nurses' Earnings

Nurse:Patient Ratio

Abortion

Permanent Vegetative State

Pre-Menstrual Tension: Vitamin B6 Supplements

Vitamin B6

Psychiatric Units



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names of speakers in the Lords Hansard text for
Thursday 31 Jul 1997

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Eagle Owls [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Campbell of Croy

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions (Baroness Hayman)

Lord Campbell of Croy

Baroness Hayman

Lord Gainford

Baroness Hayman

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Baroness Nicol

Baroness Hayman

Lord Mackie of Benshie

Baroness Hayman

Baroness Gardner of Parkes

Baroness Hayman

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Lord Campbell of Croy

Baroness Hayman

Lord Lucas

Baltic States: Trade [31 Jul 1997]

11.14 a.m.

The Earl of Carlisle

The Minister of State, Department of Trade and Industry (Lord Clinton-Davis)

The Earl of Carlisle

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Lord Clinton-Davis

Organic Farming [31 Jul 1997]

11.17 a.m.

The Earl of Clanwilliam

Lord Carter

The Earl of Clanwilliam

Lord Carter

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Baroness Nicol

Lord Carter

Lord Bruce of Donington

Lord Carter

Lord Marlesford

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Lord Carter

Lord Mackie of Benshie

Lord Carter

Baroness O'Cathain

Lord Carter

The Earl of Clanwilliam

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Lord Carter

Lord Lucas

Lord Carter

Mutual Societies and "Carpet-baggers" [31 Jul 1997]

11.26 a.m.

Lord Taylor of Blackburn

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Taylor of Blackburn

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Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Dean of Beswick

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Skelmersdale

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Burnham

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Lord Sefton of Garston

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Succession to the Crown Bill [H.L.] [31 Jul 1997]

11.33 a.m.

Lord Archer of Weston-Super-Mare

Parliamentary Privilege: [31 Jul 1997]

The Lord Privy Seal (Lord Richard)

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Lord Marlesford

Lord Richard

Referendums (Scotland and Wales) Bill [31 Jul 1997]

11.35 a.m.

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Scottish Office (Lord Sewel)

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Lord Sewel

Noble Lords

Lord Sewel

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Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

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Lord Carter

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Sewel

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11.45 a.m.

Lord Sewel

Lord Campbell of Croy

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Lord Sewel

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

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Lord Steel of Aikwood

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12 Midday

Lord Campbell of Croy

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Lord Rowallan

Lord Simon of Glaisdale

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Lord Sewel

Lord Steel of Aikwood

Lord Sewel

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Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

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Lord Sewel

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Sewel

Lord Sewel

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Lord Sewel

Lord Sewel

Finance Bill [31 Jul 1997]

12.17 p.m.

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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12.30 p.m.

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

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The Earl of Longford

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

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12.50 p.m.

Lord Ezra

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1.5 p.m.

Lord Simon of Glaisdale

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1.17 p.m.

Lord Desai

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Lord Ezra

Lord Desai

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Lord Marsh

Lord Desai

1.31 p.m.

Lord Clark of Kempston

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1.40 p.m.

Lord Barnett

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1.55 p.m.

Lord Cockfield

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Lord Marsh

Lord Cockfield

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2.11 p.m.

Lord Marsh

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2.30 p.m.

The Earl of Longford

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2.37 p.m.

Lord Butterworth

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2.45 p.m.

Viscount Trenchard

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2.57 p.m.

Lord Lucas

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3.15 p.m.

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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The Earl of Longford

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Aerodromes [31 Jul 1997]

3.27 p.m.

Lord Rotherwick -- Aerodromes [31 Jul 1997]

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3.48 p.m.

Lord Strathcarron

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3.52 p.m.

Lord Norton

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3.56 p.m.

Earl Attlee

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Lord Norton

Earl Attlee

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4.6 p.m.

Baroness Hayman

Lord Graham of Edmonton

Baroness Hayman

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Earl Attlee

Baroness Hayman

Royal Assent [31 Jul 1997]

4.23 p.m.

The Deputy Speaker (The Viscount of Oxfuird)

Appropriation (No. 2) Act, [31 Jul 1997]

Finance (No. 2) Act, [31 Jul 1997]

Education (Schools) Act, [31 Jul 1997]

Law Officers Act, [31 Jul 1997]

Referendums (Scotland and Wales) Act, [31 Jul 1997]

King's College London Act. [31 Jul 1997]

House adjourned for the Summer Recess at twenty-four minutes past four o'clock until Tuesday 14th October next. [31 Jul 1997]

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Written Answers [31 Jul 1997]

EU Preferential Access for African Countries [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Moynihan -- EU Preferential Access for African Countries [31 Jul 1997]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean)

Overseas Police and Military Training Commitments [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Avebury -- Overseas Police and Military Training Commitments [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

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International Development [31 Jul 1997]

The Earl of Sandwich -- International Development [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Development Education [31 Jul 1997]

The Earl of Sandwich -- Development Education [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

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Callander Rifle and Pistol Club: Records [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Burton -- Callander Rifle and Pistol Club: Records [31 Jul 1997]

The Lord Advocate (Lord Hardie)

Treasury Building: Refurbishment Project [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Graham of Edmonton -- Treasury Building: Refurbishment Project [31 Jul 1997]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Windfall Tax: Impact [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Tebbit -- Windfall Tax: Impact [31 Jul 1997]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Gambling Industry: Contribution to GDP [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Burnham -- Gambling Industry: Contribution to GDP [31 Jul 1997]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Deregulation [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Burnham -- Deregulation [31 Jul 1997]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Disposals by Museums and Galleries [31 Jul 1997]

The Earl of Clancarty -- Disposals by Museums and Galleries [31 Jul 1997]

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Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Museums and Galleries: Admission Charges [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Freyberg -- Museums and Galleries: Admission Charges [31 Jul 1997]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

NAPS, Carbamate and OP Pesticides: Effects of Combination [31 Jul 1997]

The Countess of Mar -- NAPS, Carbamate and OP Pesticides: Effects of Combination [31 Jul 1997]

The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence (Lord Gilbert)

Pure Fusion and the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Kennet -- Pure Fusion and the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty [31 Jul 1997]

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Lord Gilbert

Lord Kennet -- Pure Fusion and the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Gilbert

Defence Secondary Care Agency HQ [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Vivian -- Defence Secondary Care Agency HQ [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Gilbert

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Gulf War Personnel: Blood Samples [31 Jul 1997]

The Countess of Mar -- Gulf War Personnel: Blood Samples [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Gilbert

Ballistic Missile Defence Studies [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Kennet -- Ballistic Missile Defence Studies [31 Jul 1997]

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Lord Gilbert

European Commissioners: Pensions and Benefits [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Pearson of Rannoch -- European Commissioners: Pensions and Benefits [31 Jul 1997]

The Lord Privy Seal (Lord Richard)

Ministerial Code [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Carmichael of Kelvingrove -- Ministerial Code [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Richard

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Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly, 22 September [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Lestor of Eccles -- Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly, 22 September [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Richard

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Minister for Trade and Competitiveness in Europe [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Tebbit -- Minister for Trade and Competitiveness in Europe [31 Jul 1997]

The Minister of State, Department of Trade and Industry (Lord Simon of Highbury)

Lord Tebbit -- Minister for Trade and Competitiveness in Europe [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Simon of Highbury

Lord Tebbit -- Minister for Trade and Competitiveness in Europe [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Simon of Highbury

Lord Tebbit -- Minister for Trade and Competitiveness in Europe [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Simon of Highbury

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International Development: DTI Collaboration [31 Jul 1997]

The Earl of Sandwich -- International Development: DTI Collaboration [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Simon of Highbury

Gas Liberalisation [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Miller of Hendon -- Gas Liberalisation [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Simon of Highbury

Parental Leave: Costs to Schools and the NHS [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Denton of Wakefield -- Parental Leave: Costs to Schools and the NHS [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Simon of Highbury

Late Payment [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Denton of Wakefield -- Late Payment [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Simon of Highbury

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Baroness Denton of Wakefield -- Late Payment [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Simon of Highbury

Expanding Ammunition for Humane Killing [31 Jul 1997]

Lord HolmPatrick -- Expanding Ammunition for Humane Killing [31 Jul 1997]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Home Office (Lord Williams of Mostyn)

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Prison Service: Parliamentary Questions [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Merlyn-Rees -- Prison Service: Parliamentary Questions [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

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Intrusive Surveillance: Code of Practice [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Merlyn-Rees -- Intrusive Surveillance: Code of Practice [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Stephen Lawrence: Inquiry [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Merlyn-Rees -- Stephen Lawrence: Inquiry [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

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Offences against the Person:Law Commission Report [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Merlyn-Rees -- Offences against the Person:Law Commission Report [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

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Custodial and Non-custodial Sentences [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Marlesford -- Custodial and Non-custodial Sentences [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Care of Mentally Ill Prisoners [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Hylton -- Care of Mentally Ill Prisoners [31 Jul 1997]

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Lord Williams of Mostyn

Prisoners' Medical Records [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Hylton -- Prisoners' Medical Records [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Gay Christian Movement: Blasphemy Investigation [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Avebury -- Gay Christian Movement: Blasphemy Investigation [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

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Gambling: Club Membership [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Burnham -- Gambling: Club Membership [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Gambling: Employment [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Burnham -- Gambling: Employment [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Theft of Handbags from Vehicles [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Braine of Wheatley -- Theft of Handbags from Vehicles [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Post Office: Medical Insurance [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Alderdice -- Post Office: Medical Insurance [31 Jul 1997]

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The Minister of State, Department of Trade and Industry (Lord Clinton-Davis)

World Trade Organisation [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Lester of Herne Hill -- World Trade Organisation [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Clinton-Davis

Arms Sales: Export Licences [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Hooson -- Arms Sales: Export Licences [31 Jul 1997]

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Lord Cinton-Davis

Marine Policy and Industry [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Beaumont of Whitley -- Marine Policy and Industry [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Clinton-Davis

Child Care Vouchers [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Braine of Wheatley -- Child Care Vouchers [31 Jul 1997]

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Boston of Faversham)

Lord Braine of Wheatley -- Child Care Vouchers [31 Jul 1997]

The Chairman of Committees

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Lord Braine of Wheatley -- Child Care Vouchers [31 Jul 1997]

The Chairman of Committees

Lord Braine of Wheatley -- Child Care Vouchers [31 Jul 1997]

The Chairman of Committees

CFCs [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Beaumont of Whitley -- CFCs [31 Jul 1997]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions (Baroness Hayman)

National Roads Programme [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Hilton of Eggardon -- National Roads Programme [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Hayman

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Minicabs in London [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Hilton of Eggardon -- Minicabs in London [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Hayman

Water Industry Costs: EU Directives [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Pearson of Rannoch -- Water Industry Costs: EU Directives [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Hayman

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Harbour Authorities and Pilotage [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Swinfen -- Harbour Authorities and Pilotage [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Hayman

Queen Elizabeth II Bridge [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Platt of Writtle -- Queen Elizabeth II Bridge [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Hayman

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VAT Reduction on Domestic Heating Fuels [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Tebbit -- VAT Reduction on Domestic Heating Fuels [31 Jul 1997]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Social Security (Baroness Hollis of Heigham)

Civil Court Claims [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Ackner -- Civil Court Claims [31 Jul 1997]

The Lord Chancellor (Lord Irvine of Lairg)

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University Tuition Fees [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Miller of Hendon -- University Tuition Fees [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Whitty

National Committee of Inquiry into Higher Education: Report [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Renfrew of Kaimsthorn -- National Committee of Inquiry into Higher Education: Report [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Whitty

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Lord Renfrew of Kaimsthorn -- National Committee of Inquiry into Higher Education: Report [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Whitty

Education Act 1993: Gloucestershire Judgment [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Addington -- Education Act 1993: Gloucestershire Judgment [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Whitty

NHS: Market Testing Savings [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Cumberlege -- NHS: Market Testing Savings [31 Jul 1997]

The Minister of State, Department of Health (Baroness Jay of Paddington)

Baroness Cumberlege -- NHS: Market Testing Savings [31 Jul 1997]

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Baroness Jay of Paddington

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NHS Share of GDP [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Cumberlege -- NHS Share of GDP [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Jay of Paddington

Nurses' Earnings [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Cumberlege -- Nurses' Earnings [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Jay of Paddington

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Nurse:Patient Ratio [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Cumberlege -- Nurse:Patient Ratio [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Jay of Paddington

Abortion [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Robertson of Oakridge -- Abortion [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Jay of Paddington

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Permanent Vegetative State [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Ashbourne -- Permanent Vegetative State [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Jay of Paddington

Pre-Menstrual Tension: Vitamin B6 Supplements [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Wharton -- Pre-Menstrual Tension: Vitamin B6 Supplements [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Jay of Paddington

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Vitamin B6 [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Wharton -- Vitamin B6 [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Jay of Paddington

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Earl Kitchener -- Vitamin B6 [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Jay of Paddington

Psychiatric Units [31 Jul 1997]

Lord Hylton -- Psychiatric Units [31 Jul 1997]

Baroness Jay of Paddington


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