Table of Contents for
Wednesday 19 Jul 2000

Volume No. 615 Part No. 128

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Her Majesty The Queen Mother

United Nations: Humanitarian Intervention

UK Parliaments and Assemblies: Cost

UK Diplomats Overseas: Security

"Touchstone Issues" Leak

Business of the House: Debates, 20th July

Procedure of the House: Select Committee Report

Consolidated Fund (Appropriation) Bill

Cheques (Scotland) Bill [H.L.]

Street Works Bill [H.L.]

Television Licences (Disclosure of Information) Bill

Regulation of Investigatory Powers Bill

Child Support, Pensions and Social Security Bill

Social Security Amendment (Students) Regulations 2000

Fur Farming (Prohibition) Bill

Written Answers

UNHCR: Administrative Expenditure

Sudan

Mr Mohamed Omer Haji

Belize: Border Dispute

Afghanistan: Export of Demining Equipment

British Indian Ocean Territory

Merrywood School, Bristol

Non-food Crops: Consultation

Pesticides Safety Directorate: Annual Report

Defence Evaluation and Research Agency: Key Targets

Armed Forces: Manpower Figures

Millennium Dome: Mr Ben Evans

NMEC: Replacement of Chairman

NMEC: Weekly Trading Performance Reports

Smoking in Government Buildings

Special Advisers

Departmental Publications: Grammar and Punctuation

Finance Bill: Human Rights Act 1998 Compatibility

Countryside Agency

Wind Farms: Bird Deaths



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names of speakers in the Lords Hansard text for
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Her Majesty The Queen Mother [19 Jul 2000]

The Lord Chancellor (Lord Irvine of Lairg)

United Nations: Humanitarian Intervention [19 Jul 2000]

2.37 p.m.

Lord Judd -- United Nations: Humanitarian Intervention [19 Jul 2000]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Scotland of Asthal)

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Lord Judd

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Archer of Sandwell

Baroness Williams of Crosby

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

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Lord Archer of Sandwell

Lord Howell of Guildford

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Archer of Sandwell

Lord Hylton

Noble Lords

Lord Hylton

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

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Lord Archer of Sandwell

Noble Lords

Noble Lords

The Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Jay of Paddington)

Lord Archer of Sandwell

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Jenkins of Putney

Noble Lords

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UK Parliaments and Assemblies: Cost [19 Jul 2000]

2.47 p.m.

Lord Renton of Mount Harry -- UK Parliaments and Assemblies: Cost [19 Jul 2000]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Renton of Mount Harry

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Carlile of Berriew

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Lord Richard

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Barnett

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

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Lord McIntosh of Haringey

UK Diplomats Overseas: Security [19 Jul 2000]

2.53 p.m.

Viscount Waverley -- UK Diplomats Overseas: Security [19 Jul 2000]

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Viscount Waverley

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

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Lord Mackie of Benshie

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Howell of Guildford

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Acton

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Noble Lords

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Noble Lords

Lord Roper

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

"Touchstone Issues" Leak [19 Jul 2000]

3.1 p.m.

Lord Roberts of Conwy -- "Touchstone Issues" Leak [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Burlison

Lord Roberts of Conwy

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Lord Burlison

Lord Tebbit

Lord Burlison

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Burlison

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Lord Haskel

Lord Burlison

The Countess of Mar

Lord Burlison

The Countess of Mar

Lord Burlison

Business of the House: Debates, 20th July [19 Jul 2000]

3.8 p.m.

Lord Carter

Lord Henley

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Lord Carter

Procedure of the House: Select Committee Report [19 Jul 2000]

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Boston of Faversham)

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Consolidated Fund (Appropriation) Bill [19 Jul 2000]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Cheques (Scotland) Bill [H.L.] [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Astor of Hever

Lord Astor of Hever

Street Works Bill [H.L.] [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Peyton of Yeovil

Lord Peyton of Yeovil

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Television Licences (Disclosure of Information) Bill [19 Jul 2000]

Regulation of Investigatory Powers Bill [19 Jul 2000]

3.13 p.m.

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Home Office (Lord Bassam of Brighton)

Lord Cope of Berkeley

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Lord McNally

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Lord Cope of Berkeley

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Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Lord McNally

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Hylton

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Lord Cope of Berkeley

Lord Cope of Berkeley

3.30 p.m.

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Lord Cope of Berkeley

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Lord McNally

Viscount Goschen

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Lord Desai

3.45 p.m.

Lord Lucas

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Lord Bach

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Lord Phillips of Sudbury

Lord Bach

Lord Phillips of Sudbury

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Lord McNally

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4 p.m.

Lord Bach

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Lord Chalfont

Lord Bach

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Lord Chalfont

Lord Bach

Lord Nolan

Lord Phillips of Sudbury

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Lord Lucas

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4.15 p.m.

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Lord Lucas

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Cope of Berkeley

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Lord McNally

Lord Lucas

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4.30 p.m.

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Lord Lucas

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Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Lucas

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4.43 p.m.

Division No. 1 (Regulation of Investigatory Powers Bill) [19 Jul 2000]

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4.53 p.m.

Lord Bassam of Brighton

The Earl of Northesk

Lord Phillips of Sudbury

Viscount Astor

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5 p.m.

Lord Bach

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5.15 p.m.

Lord Phillips of Sudbury

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Lord Bach

Viscount Astor

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Lord Lucas

Lord Lucas

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Lord Cope of Berkeley

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Lord Lucas

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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5.30 p.m.

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Lord Lucas

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Lord Cope of Berkeley

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Viscount Goschen

Lord Phillips of Sudbury

5.45 p.m.

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Viscount Goschen

Viscount Astor

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Eden of Winton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Lord Lucas

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Cope of Berkeley

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The Earl of Northesk

Lord McNally

Lord Lucas

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Lord Bach

The Earl of Liverpool

6 p.m.

Lord Bach

Lord Cope of Berkeley

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Lord Bach

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord McNally

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Lord Howell of Guildford

Lord Marlesford

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Lord Lucas

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Lord Bach

Lord Lucas

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6.15 p.m.

The Earl of Northesk

Lord Desai

Lord Cope of Berkeley

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Lord Bassam of Brighton

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6.30 p.m.

Lord Swinfen

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Swinfen

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Marlesford

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Nolan

Lord McNally

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Lord Bassam of Brighton

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6.45 p.m.

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Lord Bach

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The Deputy Speaker (Lord Geddes)

Lord Phillips of Sudbury

Lord Nolan

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Lord Bach

Lord Phillips of Sudbury

Lord Bach

Lord Bach

Lord Bach

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Lord Bach

Lord Bach

Lord Bach

Lord Bach

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Lord Bach

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Lord Bach

Lord Lucas

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Lord McNally

7 p.m.

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Lord Cope of Berkeley

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Lord McNally

Child Support, Pensions and Social Security Bill [19 Jul 2000]

7.11 p.m.

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

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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Earl Russell

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Lord Higgins

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Lord Goodhart

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7.30 p.m.

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Higgins

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Baroness Crawley

Lord Higgins

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Earl Russell

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Baroness Castle of Blackburn

Earl Russell

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7.45 p.m.

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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Earl Russell

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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Lord Higgins

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Lord Higgins

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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Earl Russell

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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Lord Goodhart

8 p.m.

Division No. 2 (Child Support, Pensions and Social Security Bill) [19 Jul 2000]

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8.9 p.m.

Baroness Castle of Blackburn

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8.30 p.m.

Lord Higgins

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Lord Higgins

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Lord Goodhart

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Lord Higgins

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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Lord Higgins

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Lord Higgins

Lord Goodhart

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Baroness Turner of Camden

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Baroness Park of Monmouth

Lord Astor of Hever

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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Lord Astor of Hever

8.45 p.m.

Lord Astor of Hever

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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Lord Astor of Hever

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Lord Astor of Hever

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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Lord Higgins

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Lord Higgins

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Baroness Nicol

Lord Higgins

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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9 p.m.

Lord Windlesham

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Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws

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Earl Russell

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

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9.15 p.m.

Lord Higgins

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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Earl Russell

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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Earl Russell

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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9.30 p.m.

Lord Higgins

Earl Russell

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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Lord Astor of Hever

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

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Lord Astor of Hever

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Baroness Hollis

Lord Higgins

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Earl Russell

Social Security Amendment (Students) Regulations 2000 [19 Jul 2000]

9.33 p.m.

Baroness Amos

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9.45 p.m.

Earl Russell

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Lord Higgins

10 p.m.

Baroness Amos

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Lord Higgins

Baroness Amos

Lord Higgins

Baroness Amos

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Fur Farming (Prohibition) Bill [19 Jul 2000]

10.3 p.m.

The Minister of State, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (Baroness Hayman)

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10.15 p.m.

Lord Kimball

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Lord Carter

Lord Kimball

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10.25 p.m.

Baroness Mallalieu

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10.36 p.m.

Lord Monson

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10.42 p.m.

Earl Peel

Column: 1141

Baroness Hayman

Earl Peel

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10.54 p.m.

Baroness Gale

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11 p.m.

Lady Saltoun of Abernethy

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11.5 p.m.

The Earl of Shrewsbury

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11.11 p.m.

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Earl Peel

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

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11.17 p.m.

Lord Luke

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Baroness Castle of Blackburn

Lord Luke

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11.27 p.m.

Baroness Hayman

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The Earl of Shrewsbury

Baroness Hayman

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Earl Peel

Baroness Hayman

Baroness Mallalieu

Baroness Hayman

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Lady Saltoun of Abernethy

Baroness Hayman

Column: 1154

Earl Peel

Baroness Hayman

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Lord Luke

Baroness Hayman

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The Earl of Shrewsbury

Baroness Hayman

Lord Luke

Baroness Hayman

Lord Carter

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Written Answers [19 Jul 2000]

UNHCR: Administrative Expenditure [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Avebury -- UNHCR: Administrative Expenditure [19 Jul 2000]

Baroness Amos

Sudan [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Ahmed -- Sudan [19 Jul 2000]

Baroness Amos

Mr Mohamed Omer Haji [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Hylton -- Mr Mohamed Omer Haji [19 Jul 2000]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Scotland of Asthal)

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Belize: Border Dispute [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Ahmed -- Belize: Border Dispute [19 Jul 2000]

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Afghanistan: Export of Demining Equipment [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Dubs -- Afghanistan: Export of Demining Equipment [19 Jul 2000]

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

British Indian Ocean Territory [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Dubs -- British Indian Ocean Territory [19 Jul 2000]

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

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Merrywood School, Bristol [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Cocks of Hartcliffe -- Merrywood School, Bristol [19 Jul 2000]

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

Lord Cocks of Hartcliffe -- Merrywood School, Bristol [19 Jul 2000]

Baroness Blackstone

Lord Cocks of Hartcliffe -- Merrywood School, Bristol [19 Jul 2000]

Baroness Blackstone

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Non-food Crops: Consultation [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Elder -- Non-food Crops: Consultation [19 Jul 2000]

The Minister of State, Ministry of Agriculture Fisheries and Food (Baroness Hayman)

Pesticides Safety Directorate: Annual Report [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Elder -- Pesticides Safety Directorate: Annual Report [19 Jul 2000]

Baroness Hayman

Defence Evaluation and Research Agency: Key Targets [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Gordon of Strathblane -- Defence Evaluation and Research Agency: Key Targets [19 Jul 2000]

The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence (Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean)

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Armed Forces: Manpower Figures [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Hughes of Woodside -- Armed Forces: Manpower Figures [19 Jul 2000]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Millennium Dome: Mr Ben Evans [19 Jul 2000]

The Earl of Shrewsbury -- Millennium Dome: Mr Ben Evans [19 Jul 2000]

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The Minister of State, Cabinet Office (Lord Falconer of Thoroton)

NMEC: Replacement of Chairman [19 Jul 2000]

Baroness Blatch -- NMEC: Replacement of Chairman [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Baroness Blatch -- NMEC: Replacement of Chairman [19 Jul 2000]

Column: WA99

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

NMEC: Weekly Trading Performance Reports [19 Jul 2000]

Baroness Blatch -- NMEC: Weekly Trading Performance Reports [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Smoking in Government Buildings [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Laird -- Smoking in Government Buildings [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Special Advisers [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Campbell of Croy -- Special Advisers [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

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Departmental Publications: Grammar and Punctuation [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Monson -- Departmental Publications: Grammar and Punctuation [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Finance Bill: Human Rights Act 1998 Compatibility [19 Jul 2000]

Baroness Goudie -- Finance Bill: Human Rights Act 1998 Compatibility [19 Jul 2000]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Countryside Agency [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Palmer -- Countryside Agency [19 Jul 2000]

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

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Wind Farms: Bird Deaths [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Hoyle -- Wind Farms: Bird Deaths [19 Jul 2000]

Lord Whitty

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