Table of Contents for
Wednesday 16 Dec 1998

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Gulf War Veterans: Illnesses

Meat Hygiene: Enforcement

CAA: Helicopter Operations

National Bus Company Pension Fund

Business

Consolidated Fund Bill

Business of the House: Consolidated Fund Bill

Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST)

Parliamentary Broadcasting Unit Limited (PARBUL)

Sierra Leone

Competitiveness

Fluoride in Water

Food Prices

Written Answers

EU Candidate Nations: Administrative Assistance

Sudan: Bombing

Turkey: Attacks on HADEP Officials

Algeria

Burma: Human Rights

Museums and Galleries: Free Admission

Consolidated Fund Bill and Human Rights Act 1998

Scottish Parliament: Funding

Crime and Disorder Act 1998: Research

Government Publications and the Labour Party Manifesto

Lt. Col. Tharcisse Muvany Muvinyi

Recidivism

"Family": Definition

Royal Commission on Long-term Care of the Elderly

Phoenix Database

Sudan: Diversion of Food Aid

Violence against Women: Prevention Initiatives

Medical School Recruitment Policies

Boys: Under-achievement

Equal Opportunities Commission: Quinquennial Review

Scotland and Northern Ireland: Corporal Punishment in Schools

Scotland: Incapable Adults

War Pensions Agency

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis

MMR Vaccine: Research

Statute Law Database

Immigration Appeals: Selection of Tribunal Members

Immigration Appeals Tribunal: Members' Ethnic Origins

Slaughtered Cattle: Disposal of Carcases

Forestry Strategy, England

Maidenhead Flood Alleviation Scheme: Transport of Gravel

Scallops: Conservation

Foresight Programme

Algeria: Export Credit Guarantee Indebtedness

Public Art Collections: Commercial Loans

Chancellor's Gate: Granite Setts



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names of speakers in the Lords Hansard text for
Wednesday 16 Dec 1998

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Gulf War Veterans: Illnesses [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Morris of Manchester

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

Lord Morris of Manchester

Lord Gilbert

Lord Ironside

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Lord Gilbert

The Countess of Mar

Lord Gilbert

Lord Burnham

Lord Gilbert

Lord Bruce of Donington

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Lord Gilbert

Viscount Slim

Lord Gilbert

Meat Hygiene: Enforcement [16 Dec 1998]

2.40 p.m.

The Countess of Mar

Lord Carter

The Countess of Mar

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Lord Carter

Baroness Byford

Lord Carter

The Countess of Mar

Lord Carter

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Lord Wallace of Saltaire

Lord Carter

Lord Bruce of Donington

Lord Carter

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Carter

CAA: Helicopter Operations [16 Dec 1998]

2.47 p.m.

Baroness Gardner of Parkes

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

Baroness Gardner of Parkes

Lord Whitty

Lord Strabolgi

Lord Whitty

The Earl of Lauderdale

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Lord Whitty

Lord Clinton-Davis

Lord Whitty

Lord Glenarthur

Lord Whitty

Lord Clinton-Davis

Lord Whitty

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Baroness Gardner of Parkes

Lord Whitty

The Earl of Lauderdale

Lord Whitty

Lord Whaddon

Lord Whitty

National Bus Company Pension Fund [16 Dec 1998]

2.55 p.m.

Lord Islwyn

Lord Whitty

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Lord Islwyn

Lord Whitty

Business [16 Dec 1998]

2.57 p.m.

Lord Carter

Consolidated Fund Bill [16 Dec 1998]

Business of the House: Consolidated Fund Bill [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Carter

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Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST) [16 Dec 1998]

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Boston of Faversham)

Parliamentary Broadcasting Unit Limited (PARBUL) [16 Dec 1998]

The Chairman of Committees

Sierra Leone [16 Dec 1998]

3 p.m.

Lord Chesham

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3.9 p.m.

Lord Avebury

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3.25 p.m.

Viscount Waverley

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3.35 p.m.

Viscount Brentford

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3.45 p.m.

The Earl of Sandwich

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3.56 p.m.

Lord Steel of Aikwood

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4.5 p.m.

Lord Moynihan

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4.21 p.m.

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

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4.42 p.m.

Lord Chesham

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Competitiveness [16 Dec 1998]

4.43 p.m.

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

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4.57 p.m.

Baroness Denton of Wakefield

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5.10 p.m.

Lord McNally

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5.20 p.m.

Lord Simon of Highbury

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5.30 p.m.

Lord Howell of Guildford

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Lord Simon of Highbury

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Lord Barnett

Lord Simon of Highbury

Lord Baker of Dorking

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Lord Simon of Highbury

Lord Craig of Radley

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Lord Simon of Highbury

Lord Ezra

Lord Simon of Highbury

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Lord Desai

Lord Simon of Highbury

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Lord Williams of Elvel

Lord Simon of Highbury

Fluoride in Water [16 Dec 1998]

5.50 p.m.

Earl Baldwin of Bewdley

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6.5 p.m.

Lord Rea

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6.17 p.m.

Baroness Gardner of Parkes

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Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

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6.28 p.m.

Lord Monson

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6.35 p.m.

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

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6.46 p.m.

Lord Craigmyle

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6.51 p.m.

The Earl of Clanwilliam

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6.56 p.m.

Lord Dean of Beswick

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7.4 p.m.

Lord Harris of High Cross

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7.14 p.m.

Lord Dixon

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Lord Rea

Lord Dixon

7.22 p.m.

Lord Clement-Jones

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7.30 p.m.

Earl Howe

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7.40 p.m.

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

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Lord Dean of Beswick

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

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8 p.m.

Earl Baldwin of Bewdley

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Food Prices [16 Dec 1998]

8.9 p.m.

Lord Rowallan -- Food Prices [16 Dec 1998]

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8.18 p.m.

Lord Haskel

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8.27 p.m.

Lord Mackie of Benshie

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8.36 p.m.

Lord Grantchester

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8.47 p.m.

Lord Graham of Edmonton

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Lord Mackie of Benshie

Lord Graham of Edmonton

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8.59 p.m.

Lord Razzall

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9.9 p.m.

Baroness Byford

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9.19 p.m.

Lord Hoyle

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Written Answers [16 Dec 1998]

EU Candidate Nations: Administrative Assistance [16 Dec 1998]

The Earl of Carlisle -- EU Candidate Nations: Administrative Assistance [16 Dec 1998]

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

Sudan: Bombing [16 Dec 1998]

Lord McNair -- Sudan: Bombing [16 Dec 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Turkey: Attacks on HADEP Officials [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Hylton -- Turkey: Attacks on HADEP Officials [16 Dec 1998]

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Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Algeria [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Moynihan -- Algeria [16 Dec 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Burma: Human Rights [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Moynihan -- Burma: Human Rights [16 Dec 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

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Museums and Galleries: Free Admission [16 Dec 1998]

The Earl of Clancarty -- Museums and Galleries: Free Admission [16 Dec 1998]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Consolidated Fund Bill and Human Rights Act 1998 [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Tomlinson -- Consolidated Fund Bill and Human Rights Act 1998 [16 Dec 1998]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Scottish Parliament: Funding [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Selkirk of Douglas -- Scottish Parliament: Funding [16 Dec 1998]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Crime and Disorder Act 1998: Research [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Dholakia -- Crime and Disorder Act 1998: Research [16 Dec 1998]

The Minister of State, Home Office (Lord Williams of Mostyn)

Government Publications and the Labour Party Manifesto [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Tebbit -- Government Publications and the Labour Party Manifesto [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

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Lt. Col. Tharcisse Muvany Muvinyi [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Avebury -- Lt. Col. Tharcisse Muvany Muvinyi [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Recidivism [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Avebury -- Recidivism [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

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"Family": Definition [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Tebbit -- "Family": Definition [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Royal Commission on Long-term Care of the Elderly [16 Dec 1998]

The Marquess of Ailesbury -- Royal Commission on Long-term Care of the Elderly [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Phoenix Database [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Marlesford -- Phoenix Database [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

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Sudan: Diversion of Food Aid [16 Dec 1998]

Lord McNair -- Sudan: Diversion of Food Aid [16 Dec 1998]

Baroness Amos

Violence against Women: Prevention Initiatives [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Avebury -- Violence against Women: Prevention Initiatives [16 Dec 1998]

Baroness Amos

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Medical School Recruitment Policies [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Clement-Jones -- Medical School Recruitment Policies [16 Dec 1998]

The Minister of State, Department for Education and Employment (Baroness Blackstone)

Boys: Under-achievement [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Stoddart of Swindon -- Boys: Under-achievement [16 Dec 1998]

Baroness Blackstone

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Equal Opportunities Commission: Quinquennial Review [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Stoddart of Swindon -- Equal Opportunities Commission: Quinquennial Review [16 Dec 1998]

Baroness Blackstone

Lord Stoddart of Swindon -- Equal Opportunities Commission: Quinquennial Review [16 Dec 1998]

Baroness Blackstone

Scotland and Northern Ireland: Corporal Punishment in Schools [16 Dec 1998]

Baroness David -- Scotland and Northern Ireland: Corporal Punishment in Schools [16 Dec 1998]

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

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Scotland: Incapable Adults [16 Dec 1998]

The Earl of Mar and Kellie -- Scotland: Incapable Adults [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Sewel

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War Pensions Agency [16 Dec 1998]

Baroness David -- War Pensions Agency [16 Dec 1998]

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

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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Clement-Jones -- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis [16 Dec 1998]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Baroness Hayman)

MMR Vaccine: Research [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Clement-Jones -- MMR Vaccine: Research [16 Dec 1998]

Baroness Hayman

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Statute Law Database [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Mackay of Drumadoon -- Statute Law Database [16 Dec 1998]

The Lord Chancellor (Lord Irvine of Lairg)

Immigration Appeals: Selection of Tribunal Members [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Dholakia -- Immigration Appeals: Selection of Tribunal Members [16 Dec 1998]

The Lord Chancellor

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Immigration Appeals Tribunal: Members' Ethnic Origins [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Dholakia -- Immigration Appeals Tribunal: Members' Ethnic Origins [16 Dec 1998]

The Lord Chancellor

Slaughtered Cattle: Disposal of Carcases [16 Dec 1998]

Viscount Exmouth -- Slaughtered Cattle: Disposal of Carcases [16 Dec 1998]

The Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (Lord Donoughue)

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Forestry Strategy, England [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Hardy of Wath -- Forestry Strategy, England [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Donoughue

Maidenhead Flood Alleviation Scheme: Transport of Gravel [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Berkeley -- Maidenhead Flood Alleviation Scheme: Transport of Gravel [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Donoughue

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Scallops: Conservation [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Davies of Oldham -- Scallops: Conservation [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Donoughue

Foresight Programme [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Graham of Edmonton -- Foresight Programme [16 Dec 1998]

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The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Trade and Industry (Lord Sainsbury of Turville)

Algeria: Export Credit Guarantee Indebtedness [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Hylton -- Algeria: Export Credit Guarantee Indebtedness [16 Dec 1998]

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

Public Art Collections: Commercial Loans [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Freyberg -- Public Art Collections: Commercial Loans [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Simon of Highbury

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Chancellor's Gate: Granite Setts [16 Dec 1998]

Lord Cocks of Hartcliffe -- Chancellor's Gate: Granite Setts [16 Dec 1998]

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The Chairman of Committees (Lord Boston of Faversham)

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