Table of Contents for
Thursday 17 Dec 1998

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Housing

Train Delays and Cancellations: Cost

National Museums and Galleries: Free Admission

Business

Social Security Contributions (Transfer of Functions, etc.) Bill [H.L.]

Consolidated Fund Bill

Disability Rights Commission Bill [H.L.]

Parole Board (Transfer of Functions) Order 1998

Baglan Energy Park Project

Business

Royal Assent

Business

Iraq

Written Answers

Access to Justice Bill and Human RightsAct 1998

Channel Tunnel Rail Link: Compensation for Blight

Airline Passengers: Violent and Disruptive Behaviour

A.12: Hoardings

Development: Guidance to RDAs

MV "Derbyshire"

Rent Increases: Green Paper

Operation Lifeline Sudan: Nuba Mountains

Sudan: Diversion of Food Aid

Council of Europe and WEU Assemblies: UK Delegation

House of Lords: Hereditary Peers' Contribution

G7/8: UK Presidency

Human Genetics Advisory Commission Working Party

Human Embryos: Cloning

General Pinochet

Agriculture Council, 14-15 December

Dr. Bishop

Brazil

Unidentified Flying Objects

UN Charter: Article 53

UN Charter: Article 51

Council of Europe: Fact-finding Mission to Turkey

Democratic Republic of Congo

Turkey: Human Rights

Assassinations

European Union: Economic and Financial Sanctions

Sudan: IGAD Peace Process

State Immunity Act

General Pinochet: Extradition Proceedings

Argentina: Arms Exports

Northern Ireland: Community "Alternative" Groups

Northern Ireland: Electricity Generation

Hearsay Evidence: Law Commission Report

Immigration and Asylum White Paper

Counter-Terrorist Proposals

Prison Visitors: Training Courses

Human Rights Convention: Compatibility of Bills

Domestic Violence: Counselling in Schools

General Pinochet: Drafting of Warrants

Human Rights Act

Firearms (Amendment) Act

Human Rights Act 1998

Immigration Detainees



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names of speakers in the Lords Hansard text for
Thursday 17 Dec 1998

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Housing [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Dean of Beswick

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Lord Dean of Beswick

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

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Lord Graham of Edmonton

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Baroness Maddock

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Lord Dixon-Smith

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Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Lord Monro of Langholm

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Lord Swinfen

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Lord Avebury

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Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Train Delays and Cancellations: Cost [17 Dec 1998]

11.11 a.m.

Lord Islwyn

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Lord Islwyn

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Lord Gainford

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Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Baroness Thomas of Walliswood

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Lord Mackie of Benshie

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

Lord Monkswell

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

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Lord Burnham

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

The Lord Bishop of Ely

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

The Earl of Carlisle

Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton

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National Museums and Galleries: Free Admission [17 Dec 1998]

11.22 a.m.

The Earl of Clancarty

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

The Earl of Clancarty

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Renton

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Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Strabolgi

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Montagu of Beaulieu

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Anelay of St. Johns

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Lord Monkswell

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

The Earl of Effingham

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Business [17 Dec 1998]

11.30 a.m.

Lord Carter

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Lord Henley

Social Security Contributions (Transfer of Functions, etc.) Bill [H.L.] [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Amos

Consolidated Fund Bill [17 Dec 1998]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Disability Rights Commission Bill [H.L.] [17 Dec 1998]

11.34 a.m.

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

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11.54 a.m.

Lord Campbell of Croy

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12.6 p.m.

Lord Ashley of Stoke

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12.20 p.m.

Baroness Masham of Ilton

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12.28 p.m.

Lord Morris of Manchester

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12.43 p.m.

Lord Swinfen

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12.49 p.m.

Lord Rix

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1.3 p.m.

The Lord Bishop of Ely

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1.8 p.m.

Lord Brightman

1.10 p.m.

Lord Addington

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1.19 p.m.

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

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Lord Swinfen

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Ashley of Stoke

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

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1.37 p.m.

Baroness Blackstone

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Lord Campbell of Croy

Baroness Blackstone

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Lord Ashley of Stoke

Baroness Blackstone

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Parole Board (Transfer of Functions) Order 1998 [17 Dec 1998]

2.2 p.m.

Lord Hoyle

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Column: 1499

Lord Cope of Berkeley

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Column: 1501

Lord Hoyle

Lord Dholakia

Lord Hoyle

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Baglan Energy Park Project [17 Dec 1998]

2.21 p.m.

Lord Howe of Aberavon -- Baglan Energy Park Project [17 Dec 1998]

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Column: 1506

2.39 p.m.

Lord Crickhowell

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2.46 p.m.

Lord Hooson

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Column: 1510

2.55 p.m.

Lord Roberts of Conwy

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Column: 1512

3.6 p.m.

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Lord Crickhowell

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Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Howe of Aberavon

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Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Business [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Carter

Column: 1517

Noble Lords

Lord Carter

Column: 1518

Lord Henley

Column: 1519

Lord Harris of Greenwich

3.30 p.m.

Viscount Allenby of Megiddo

The Lord Bishop of Ely

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Lord Carter

Royal Assent [17 Dec 1998]

3.34 p.m.

The Deputy Speaker (Lord Elton)

Consolidated Fund (No. 2) Act. [17 Dec 1998]

Business [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Carter

Column: 1521

Iraq [17 Dec 1998]

3.35 p.m.

The Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Jay of Paddington)

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3.56 p.m.

Lord Strathclyde

Noble Lords

Lord Strathclyde

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4 p.m.

Lord Wallace of Saltaire

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4.7 p.m.

Baroness Jay of Paddington

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4.13 p.m.

Lord Craig of Radley

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The Lord Bishop of Ely

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Lord Shore of Stepney

Column: 1534

Lord Jenkins of Putney

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Lord Munro of Langholm

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Lord Bramall

Column: 1537

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne

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Lord Hardy of Wath

4.45 p.m.

Lord Glentoran

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Lord Kennet

Column: 1540

Viscount Waverley

Lord Marlesford

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4.58 p.m.

Lord Rea

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5 p.m.

The Earl of Carlisle

Lord Monson

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Lord Bruce of Donington

Lord Vivian

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5.7 p.m.

Lord Thomas of Swynnerton

5.11 p.m.

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

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Lord Kennet

Lord Gilbert

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Column: 1549

Lord Jenkins of Putney

Lord Gilbert

Lord Jenkins of Putney

Lord Gilbert

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Column: WA165

Written Answers [17 Dec 1998]

Access to Justice Bill and Human RightsAct 1998 [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Lester of Herne Hill -- Access to Justice Bill and Human RightsAct 1998 [17 Dec 1998]

The Lord Chancellor (Lord Irvine of Lairg)

Lord Lester of Herne Hill -- Access to Justice Bill and Human RightsAct 1998 [17 Dec 1998]

The Lord Chancellor

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Channel Tunnel Rail Link: Compensation for Blight [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Ponsonby of Shulbrede -- Channel Tunnel Rail Link: Compensation for Blight [17 Dec 1998]

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

Airline Passengers: Violent and Disruptive Behaviour [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Avebury -- Airline Passengers: Violent and Disruptive Behaviour [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Whitty

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A.12: Hoardings [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Marlesford -- A.12: Hoardings [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Whitty

Development: Guidance to RDAs [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Hardy of Wath -- Development: Guidance to RDAs [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Whitty

MV "Derbyshire" [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Monkswell -- MV "Derbyshire" [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Whitty

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Rent Increases: Green Paper [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Jeger -- Rent Increases: Green Paper [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Whitty

Column: WA169

Operation Lifeline Sudan: Nuba Mountains [17 Dec 1998]

The Earl of Sandwich -- Operation Lifeline Sudan: Nuba Mountains [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Amos

Sudan: Diversion of Food Aid [17 Dec 1998]

Lord McNair -- Sudan: Diversion of Food Aid [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Amos

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Lord McNair -- Sudan: Diversion of Food Aid [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Amos

Council of Europe and WEU Assemblies: UK Delegation [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Carmichael of Kelvingrove -- Council of Europe and WEU Assemblies: UK Delegation [17 Dec 1998]

The Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Jay of Paddington)

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House of Lords: Hereditary Peers' Contribution [17 Dec 1998]

The Earl of Listowel -- House of Lords: Hereditary Peers' Contribution [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Jay of Paddington

G7/8: UK Presidency [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Dean of Beswick -- G7/8: UK Presidency [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Jay of Paddington

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Column: WA173

Human Genetics Advisory Commission Working Party [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Alton of Liverpool -- Human Genetics Advisory Commission Working Party [17 Dec 1998]

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

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Human Embryos: Cloning [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Alton of Liverpool -- Human Embryos: Cloning [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

General Pinochet [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Tebbit -- General Pinochet [17 Dec 1998]

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Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Agriculture Council, 14-15 December [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Pitkeathley -- Agriculture Council, 14-15 December [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Carter

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Dr. Bishop [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Evans of Parkside -- Dr. Bishop [17 Dec 1998]

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

Brazil [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Rea -- Brazil [17 Dec 1998]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Unidentified Flying Objects [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Hill-Norton -- Unidentified Flying Objects [17 Dec 1998]

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

Column: WA178

UN Charter: Article 53 [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Judd -- UN Charter: Article 53 [17 Dec 1998]

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

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UN Charter: Article 51 [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Judd -- UN Charter: Article 51 [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Council of Europe: Fact-finding Mission to Turkey [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Hylton -- Council of Europe: Fact-finding Mission to Turkey [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Democratic Republic of Congo [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Moynihan -- Democratic Republic of Congo [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Turkey: Human Rights [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Cox -- Turkey: Human Rights [17 Dec 1998]

Column: WA180

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Assassinations [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Jenkins of Putney -- Assassinations [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

European Union: Economic and Financial Sanctions [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Avebury -- European Union: Economic and Financial Sanctions [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

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Sudan: IGAD Peace Process [17 Dec 1998]

The Earl of Sandwich -- Sudan: IGAD Peace Process [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

State Immunity Act [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Lamont of Lerwick -- State Immunity Act [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

General Pinochet: Extradition Proceedings [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Lamont of Lerwick -- General Pinochet: Extradition Proceedings [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: WA182

Argentina: Arms Exports [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Crawley -- Argentina: Arms Exports [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Northern Ireland: Community "Alternative" Groups [17 Dec 1998]

Baroness Park of Monmouth -- Northern Ireland: Community "Alternative" Groups [17 Dec 1998]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Northern Ireland Office (Lord Dubs)

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Column: WA184

Northern Ireland: Electricity Generation [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Holme of Cheltenham -- Northern Ireland: Electricity Generation [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Dubs

Lord Holme of Cheltenham -- Northern Ireland: Electricity Generation [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Dubs

Hearsay Evidence: Law Commission Report [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Christopher -- Hearsay Evidence: Law Commission Report [17 Dec 1998]

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

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Immigration and Asylum White Paper [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Shepherd -- Immigration and Asylum White Paper [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Counter-Terrorist Proposals [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Monkswell -- Counter-Terrorist Proposals [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Prison Visitors: Training Courses [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Avebury -- Prison Visitors: Training Courses [17 Dec 1998]

Column: WA186

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Human Rights Convention: Compatibility of Bills [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Lester of Herne Hill -- Human Rights Convention: Compatibility of Bills [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Domestic Violence: Counselling in Schools [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Stoddart of Swindon -- Domestic Violence: Counselling in Schools [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Column: WA187

General Pinochet: Drafting of Warrants [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Lamont of Lerwick -- General Pinochet: Drafting of Warrants [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Human Rights Act [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Lester of Herne Hill -- Human Rights Act [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Firearms (Amendment) Act [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Marlesford -- Firearms (Amendment) Act [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Column: WA188

Human Rights Act 1998 [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Lester of Herne Hill -- Human Rights Act 1998 [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Immigration Detainees [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Avebury -- Immigration Detainees [17 Dec 1998]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

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Column: WA189


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