Table of Contents for
Tuesday 10 Oct 2000

Volume No. 617 Part No. 143

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The Lord Chancellor: Leave of Absence

North Staffordshire NHS Trust

Classroom Disruption: Pupil Exclusion

Miners' Compensation for Lung Disease, Wales

Secondary Education

Judicial Standing Orders

Serbia

Sierra Leone

Wireless Telegraphy (Television Licence Fees) Bill [H.L.]

Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill

Dental Sedation

Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill

Written Answers

Bangladesh: Flood Relief

Kosovo

Connexions Service

Computers in Primary Schools

Hepatitis C

Cancer Detection and Treatment Initiative: Funding

Health Education: Anti-smoking Campaign Funding

GM Seed in Conventional Seed: Control

Forest Enterprise: Quinquennial Review

Ministerial and Parliamentary Salaries and Allowances

Transport Council, 2 October

London Underground

Aerodrome Protection

Road Accidents and Burglaries: Incidence

Outdoor Advertising

Millennium Dome

Mr James Mawdsley

Nuclear Non Proliferation Treaty

National Missile Defence Policy

Burma

Kosovo: Settlement Plans

Child Poverty

Benefit Take-up

Chinook Helicopter Accident

Air Passenger Duty: Charter Airlines

UK Foreign Currency Reserves

Gold Prices

Gold Sales and Euro Purchases

Tax Rates in the EU



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Column: 149

The Lord Chancellor: Leave of Absence [10 Oct 2000]

The Lord Chancellor (Lord Irvine of Lairg)

North Staffordshire NHS Trust [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Walton of Detchant -- North Staffordshire NHS Trust [10 Oct 2000]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Lord Hunt of Kings Heath)

Lord Walton of Detchant

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Column: 150

Lord Clement-Jones

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Lord Turnberg

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Column: 151

Lord Winston

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Lord Campbell of Alloway

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Earl Howe

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Column: 152

Classroom Disruption: Pupil Exclusion [10 Oct 2000]

2.45 p.m.

Baroness Young -- Classroom Disruption: Pupil Exclusion [10 Oct 2000]

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

Baroness Young

Baroness Blackstone

Baroness Massey of Darwen

Baroness Blackstone

Column: 153

Baroness Walmsley

Baroness Blackstone

Lord Laming

Baroness Blackstone

Column: 154

The Lord Bishop of Oxford

Baroness Blackstone

Miners' Compensation for Lung Disease, Wales [10 Oct 2000]

2.53 p.m.

Lord Islwyn -- Miners' Compensation for Lung Disease, Wales [10 Oct 2000]

The Minister for Science, Department of Trade and Industry (Lord Sainsbury of Turville)

Lord Islwyn

Column: 155

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Lord Roberts of Conwy

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Column: 156

Lord Clinton-Davis

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Lord Lofthouse of Pontefract

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Secondary Education [10 Oct 2000]

3.2 p.m.

Lord Dormand of Easington -- Secondary Education [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Blackstone

Column: 157

Lord Dormand of Easington

Baroness Blackstone

Baroness Blatch

Baroness Blackstone

Lord Shutt of Greetland

Baroness Blackstone

Lord Pilkington of Oxenford

Column: 158

Baroness Blackstone

Judicial Standing Orders [10 Oct 2000]

The Lord Chancellor

Serbia [10 Oct 2000]

3.8 p.m.

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

Column: 159

Column: 160

3.14 p.m.

Lord Howell of Guildford

Column: 161

3.30 p.m.

Baroness Williams of Crosby

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3.24 p.m.

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: 164

3.29 p.m.

Lord Roper

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Baroness Turner of Camden

Column: 165

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Renfrew of Kaimsthorn

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: 166

Lord Molyneaux of Killead

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Richard

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: 167

Lord Mackie of Benshie

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Shore of Stepney

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Acton

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Ponsonby of Shulbrede

Column: 168

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

The Earl of Sandwich

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Richard

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Column: 169

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Sierra Leone [10 Oct 2000]

3.48 p.m.

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

Column: 170

Column: 171

3.52 p.m.

Lord Burnham

Column: 172

3.58 p.m.

Lord Wallace of Saltaire

Column: 173

4.1 p.m.

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 174

Column: 175

4.8 p.m.

Viscount Cranborne

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Avebury

Column: 176

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 177

Lord Richard

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 178

Earl Attlee

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Mackie of Benshie

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 179

Baroness Park of Monmouth

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

The Earl of Sandwich

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 180

Wireless Telegraphy (Television Licence Fees) Bill [H.L.] [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Seccombe

Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill [10 Oct 2000]

4.30 p.m.

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

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 181

Lord McNally

Viscount Cranborne

Column: 182

Lord Renton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 183

Viscount Cranborne

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 184

4.45 p.m.

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

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Lord Norton of Louth

Column: 188

Column: 189

5 p.m.

Lord Shore of Stepney

Column: 190

Baroness Fookes

Column: 191

Baroness Gould of Potternewton

Column: 192

The Earl of Onslow

5.15 p.m.

Baroness Gould of Potternewton

The Earl of Onslow

Baroness Gould of Potternewton

Lord Norton of Louth

Column: 193

Baroness Gould of Potternewton

Lord Norton of Louth

Baroness Gould of Potternewton

Viscount Cranborne

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Column: 196

5.30 p.m.

Lord Neill of Bladen

Lord Clinton-Davis

Viscount Cranborne

Lord Clinton-Davis

Column: 197

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Column: 198

Baroness Gould of Potternewton

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Warner

The Earl of Onslow

Lord Warner

Column: 199

Viscount Cranborne

Lord Warner

5.45 p.m.

Lord Norton of Louth

Lord Warner

Lord Molyneaux of Killead

Column: 200

Column: 201

Lord McNally

Column: 202

Column: 203

6 p.m.

Lord Norton of Louth

Lord McNally

Lord Renton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 204

Column: 205

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord McNally

The Earl of Onslow

Column: 206

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 207

6.15 p.m.

Lord Norton of Louth

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 208

Lord Norton of Louth

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 209

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord McNally

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Dubs

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 210

Baroness Gould of Potternewton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 211

Column: 212

6.30 p.m.

Lord Clinton-Davis

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 213

The Earl of Onslow

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Viscount Allenby of Megiddo)

Lord Norton of Louth

6.34 p.m.

Division No. 1 (Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill) [10 Oct 2000]

Column: 215

6.43 p.m.

The Deputy Chairman of Committees

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

6.45 p.m.

Division No. 2 (Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill) [10 Oct 2000]

Column: 216

Column: 217

6.55 p.m.

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 218

Lord Bach

Column: 219

Column: 220

Lord Monson

Baroness Gould of Potternewton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 221

Column: 222

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Clinton-Davis

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 223

7.15 p.m.

Lord Bach

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 224

Lord Bach

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 225

Lord Bach

Lord Bach

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Bach

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 226

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Brougham and Vaux)

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Bach

Column: 227

Viscount Astor

Lord Bach

Viscount Astor

Lord Bach

Column: 228

Viscount Astor

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 229

Lord Bach

Dental Sedation [10 Oct 2000]

7.30 p.m.

Baroness Gardner of Parkes

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7.40 p.m.

Baroness Rendell of Babergh

Column: 233

Column: 234

7.46 p.m.

Lord Colwyn

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Column: 236

7.54 p.m.

Lord Carlile of Berriew

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8.2 p.m.

Earl Howe

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Column: 241

8.10 p.m.

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Column: 242

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Column: 245

Column: 246

Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill [10 Oct 2000]

8.30 p.m.

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Column: 251

8.45 p.m.

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 252

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Column: 254

Lord Goodhart

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

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Column: 256

9 p.m.

Lord Goodhart

Column: 257

Column: 258

9.15 p.m.

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Goodhart

Column: 259

Lord Howie of Troon

Lord Goodhart

Baroness Park of Monmouth

Column: 260

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 261

9.30 p.m.

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 262

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Noble Lords

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 263

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 264

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Bach

Column: 265

Viscount Astor

Lord Bach

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 266

Lord Beaumont of Whitley

9.45 p.m.

Lord Rennard

Column: 267

Baroness Gould of Potternewton

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts

Column: 268

Lord Norton of Louth

Column: 269

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 270

Column: 271

10 p.m.

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbots

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Rennard

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Norton of Louth

Column: 272

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 273

Lord Goodhart

Column: 274

Lord Bassam of Brighton

10.15 p.m.

Viscount Astor

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 275

Lord Goodhart

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 276

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

10.17 p.m.

Division No. 3 (Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill) [10 Oct 2000]

Column: 277

10.27 p.m.

Lord Rennard

Column: 278

Lord Norton of Louth

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbots

Column: 279

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 280

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 281

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Rennard

Column: 282

Lord Bach

Column: 283

Column: 284

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 285

Lord Bach

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 286

Lord Bach

Lord Bach

Column: 287

11 p.m.

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Bach

Column: 288

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 289

Column: 290

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Boston of Faversham)

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 291

Column: 292

Column: 293

11.15 p.m.

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 294

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 295

Lord Bach

Column: 296

11.30 p.m.

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts

Column: 297

Lord Bach

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts

Column: 298

Lord Bach

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Bach

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 299

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 300

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Norton of Louth

Column: 301

Baroness Gould of Potternewton

Lord Norton of Louth

11.45 p.m.

Viscount Astor

Column: 302

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 303

Viscount Astor

Lord Norton of Louth

Column: 304

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 305

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 306

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 307

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 308

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 309

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Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Bach

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 317

Lord Bach

Lord Bach

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 318

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Bach

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 319

Column: 320

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: WA15

Written Answers [10 Oct 2000]

Bangladesh: Flood Relief [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Swinfen -- Bangladesh: Flood Relief [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Amos

Kosovo [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Judd -- Kosovo [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Amos

Lord Judd -- Kosovo [10 Oct 2000]

Column: WA16

Baroness Amos

Lord Judd -- Kosovo [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Amos

Connexions Service [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Northbourne -- Connexions Service [10 Oct 2000]

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

Column: WA17

Computers in Primary Schools [10 Oct 2000]

The Earl of Northesk -- Computers in Primary Schools [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Blackstone

Hepatitis C [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Rea -- Hepatitis C [10 Oct 2000]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Lord Hunt of Kings Heath)

Column: WA18

Cancer Detection and Treatment Initiative: Funding [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Laird -- Cancer Detection and Treatment Initiative: Funding [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Health Education: Anti-smoking Campaign Funding [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Laird -- Health Education: Anti-smoking Campaign Funding [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

GM Seed in Conventional Seed: Control [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Tomlinson -- GM Seed in Conventional Seed: Control [10 Oct 2000]

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

Column: WA19

Forest Enterprise: Quinquennial Review [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer -- Forest Enterprise: Quinquennial Review [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Hayman

Ministerial and Parliamentary Salaries and Allowances [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Howells of St Davids -- Ministerial and Parliamentary Salaries and Allowances [10 Oct 2000]

The Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Jay of Paddington)

Column: WA20

Transport Council, 2 October [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Dubs -- Transport Council, 2 October [10 Oct 2000]

The Minister of State, Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions (Lord Macdonald of Tradeston)

Column: WA21

Column: WA22

London Underground [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Lamont of Lerwick -- London Underground [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Macdonald of Tradeston

Lord Lamont of Lerwick -- London Underground [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Macdonald of Tradeston

Lord Lamont of Lerwick -- London Underground [10 Oct 2000]

Column: WA23

Lord Macdonald of Tradeston

Lord Lamont of Lerwick -- London Underground [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Macdonald of Tradeston

Lord Lamont of Lerwick -- London Underground [10 Oct 2000]

Column: WA24

Lord Macdonald of Tradeston

Lord Lamont of Lerwick -- London Underground [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Macdonald of Tradeston

Aerodrome Protection [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Rotherwick -- Aerodrome Protection [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Macdonald of Tradeston

Road Accidents and Burglaries: Incidence [10 Oct 2000]

Viscount Simon -- Road Accidents and Burglaries: Incidence [10 Oct 2000]

Column: WA25

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

Outdoor Advertising [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Judd -- Outdoor Advertising [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Whitty

Millennium Dome [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Jopling -- Millennium Dome [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Whitty

Column: WA26

Lord Jopling -- Millennium Dome [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Whitty

Column: WA27

Baroness Anelay of St Johns -- Millennium Dome [10 Oct 2000]

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

Mr James Mawdsley [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Cox -- Mr James Mawdsley [10 Oct 2000]

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

Lord Alton of Liverpool -- Mr James Mawdsley [10 Oct 2000]

Column: WA28

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Nuclear Non Proliferation Treaty [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Jenkins of Putney -- Nuclear Non Proliferation Treaty [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Jenkins of Putney -- Nuclear Non Proliferation Treaty [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: WA29

National Missile Defence Policy [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Jenkins of Putney -- National Missile Defence Policy [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Jenkins of Putney -- National Missile Defence Policy [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Burma [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Jenkins of Putney -- Burma [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: WA30

Kosovo: Settlement Plans [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Judd -- Kosovo: Settlement Plans [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Judd -- Kosovo: Settlement Plans [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Judd -- Kosovo: Settlement Plans [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: WA31

Lord Judd -- Kosovo: Settlement Plans [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Child Poverty [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Higgins -- Child Poverty [10 Oct 2000]

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

Benefit Take-up [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Morris of Manchester -- Benefit Take-up [10 Oct 2000]

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Column: WA32

Chinook Helicopter Accident [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Jacobs -- Chinook Helicopter Accident [10 Oct 2000]

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

Air Passenger Duty: Charter Airlines [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Brabazon of Tara -- Air Passenger Duty: Charter Airlines [10 Oct 2000]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

UK Foreign Currency Reserves [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Willoughby de Broke -- UK Foreign Currency Reserves [10 Oct 2000]

Column: WA33

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Gold Prices [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Willoughby de Broke -- Gold Prices [10 Oct 2000]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Gold Sales and Euro Purchases [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Willoughby de Broke -- Gold Sales and Euro Purchases [10 Oct 2000]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Tax Rates in the EU [10 Oct 2000]

Lord Inglewood -- Tax Rates in the EU [10 Oct 2000]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Inglewood -- Tax Rates in the EU [10 Oct 2000]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: WA34

Column: WA36

Lord Inglewood -- Tax Rates in the EU [10 Oct 2000]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey


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