Table of Contents for
Tuesday 17 Oct 2000

Volume No. 617 Part No. 148

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Lord Jordan

Lord Luce

St Helena and Ascension Island

NHS Administrators: Qualifications

Russia: Child Welfare

Teacher Shortages

Freedom of Information Bill

Housing

Freedom of Information Bill

Official Report of the Grand Committee on the

Fur Farming (Prohibition) Bill

Written Answers

Kosovo: Educational Facilities

Macedonia: Aid

Bosnian Refugees

Sudan: Education

Firearms: Central Register

Smoking-related Illnesses in the Workforce

Retired People: Numbers

Vehicle Inspectorate: Retained Fees and Law Enforcement

Aircraft Fuel and Motor Fuel Tax

Defence Driving Instructors: Registration

Asylum Seekers: Guidance to Local Authorities

Tobacco Advertising

Passive Smoking

Water Fluoridation

"Today" Programme on Smoking

Sure Start: Health Visitor Involvement

Lorry Weight Changes: Unit Costs

Westminster Bridge: Traffic Disruption

Regional Planning Guidance

Birdcage Walk and Horseguards Parade: Traffic Disruption



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Lord Jordan [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Luce [17 Oct 2000]

St Helena and Ascension Island [17 Oct 2000]

2.48 p.m.

Lord Waddington -- St Helena and Ascension Island [17 Oct 2000]

Baroness Amos

Lord Waddington

Column: 874

Baroness Amos

Baroness Rawlings

Baroness Amos

Lord Waddington

Baroness Amos

Baroness Hooper

Column: 875

Baroness Amos

NHS Administrators: Qualifications [17 Oct 2000]

2.54 p.m.

Lord Peyton of Yeovil -- NHS Administrators: Qualifications [17 Oct 2000]

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

Lord Peyton of Yeovil

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Lord McCarthy

Column: 876

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Lord Clement-Jones

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Lord Laming

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Column: 877

The Countess of Mar

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Lord Elton

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Earl Howe

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Column: 878

Russia: Child Welfare [17 Oct 2000]

3.3 p.m.

Baroness Cox -- Russia: Child Welfare [17 Oct 2000]

Baroness Amos

Baroness Cox

Baroness Amos

Lord Archer of Sandwell

Column: 879

Baroness Amos

Lord Hylton

Baroness Amos

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne

Baroness Amos

Lord Alton of Liverpool

Column: 880

Baroness Amos

Baroness Rawlings

Baroness Amos

Lord Laming

Baroness Amos

Teacher Shortages [17 Oct 2000]

3.11 p.m.

Baroness Sharp of Guildford -- Teacher Shortages [17 Oct 2000]

Column: 881

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

Baroness Sharp of Guildford

Baroness Blackstone

Baroness Blatch

Baroness Blackstone

Column: 882

Lord Dormand of Easington

Baroness Blackstone

Baroness Walmsley

Baroness Blackstone

Column: 883

Freedom of Information Bill [17 Oct 2000]

3.19 p.m.

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

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 884

Lord Hylton

Lord McNally

Noble Lords

Lord McNally

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 885

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Strathclyde

The Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Jay of Paddington)

Column: 886

Lord Strathclyde

3.30 p.m.

Lord Lucas

Column: 887

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 888

Lord McNally

Column: 889

3.45 p.m.

Lord Archer of Sandwell

Column: 890

Column: 891

Lord Hunt of Wirral

Column: 892

Lord Clinton-Davis

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Column: 893

4 p.m.

Lord Campbell of Alloway

Column: 894

Lord Brennan

Column: 895

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Brennan

Lord Richard

Column: 896

Lord Dubs

Column: 897

Lord McNally

Lord Dubs

4.15 p.m.

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 898

Column: 899

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Archer of Sandwell

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Lucas

Column: 900

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Lucas

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Goodhart

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 901

Column: 902

Column: 903

Column: 904

Column: 905

4.45 p.m.

Lord Goodhart

Column: 906

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 907

Lord Goodhart

Column: 908

Lord Lucas

Column: 909

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Column: 910

Lord Archer of Sandwell

5 p.m.

Lord Brennan

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 911

Column: 912

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 913

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

5.15 p.m.

Lord Archer of Sandwell

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 914

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Column: 915

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 916

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 917

Lord Lucas

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Column: 918

5.30 p.m.

Lord Lucas

Column: 919

Lord Clinton-Davis

Lord Williamson of Horton

Lord Norton of Louth

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 920

Column: 921

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Lucas

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 922

Column: 923

5.45 p.m.

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 924

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (The Viscount of Oxfuird)

Lord Goodhart

Lord Lucas

Column: 925

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Lucas

Column: 926

Lord Lucas

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord McNally

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 927

Lord Lucas

Lord Lucas

6 p.m.

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Lucas

Column: 928

Lord Lucas

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Lucas

Lord Lucas

Column: 929

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Lucas

Column: 930

Lord Lucas

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord McNally

Column: 931

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 932

Lord Lucas

6.15 p.m.

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 933

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord McNally

Lord Lucas

Lord Molyneaux of Killead

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

Column: 934

Column: 935

6.30 p.m.

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 936

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 937

Lord Bach

Column: 938

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 939

Lord Lucas

Lord Archer of Sandwell

Column: 940

6.45 p.m.

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Norton of Louth

Column: 941

Lord Hunt of Chesterton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 942

Column: 943

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 944

7 p.m.

Lord Richard

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Richard

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 945

Lord Archer of Sandwell

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Lucas

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Lord Lucas

Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish

Column: 946

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 947

Lord Roberts of Conwy

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Column: 948

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 949

Column: 950

7.15 p.m.

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 951

Column: 952

Column: 953

Lord Norton of Louth

Column: 954

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Lord Bach

Housing [17 Oct 2000]

7.30 p.m.

Baroness Maddock

Column: 955

Column: 956

Column: 957

7.40 p.m.

Baroness Dean of Thornton-le-Fylde

Column: 958

7.44 p.m.

The Earl of Listowel

Column: 959

Column: 960

7.49 p.m.

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay

Column: 961

7.54 p.m.

Lord Graham of Edmonton

Column: 962

Column: 963

8 p.m.

Lord Greaves

Column: 964

8.5 p.m.

Lord Smith of Leigh

Column: 965

Column: 966

8.9 p.m.

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Column: 967

8.16 p.m.

Lord Dixon-Smith

Column: 968

8.19 p.m.

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

Column: 969

Column: 970

Column: 971

Freedom of Information Bill [17 Oct 2000]

8.31 p.m.

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 972

Column: 973

Column: 974

Column: 975

Lord Roberts of Conwy

Column: 976

Lord Lucas

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 977

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 978

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 979

9 p.m.

Lord Hunt of Wirral

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 980

Lord Archer of Sandwell

Column: 981

Lord Phillips of Sudbury

Lord Archer of Sandwell

Lord Goodhart

Lord Hunt of Wirral

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Column: 982

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 983

Lord Archer of Sandwell

9.15 p.m.

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Column: 984

Lord Goodhart

Column: 985

Lord Brennan

Lord Lucas

Column: 986

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Hunt of Wirral

Column: 987

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Hunt of Wirral

Column: 988

Lord McNally

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord McNally

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 989

Lord Hunt of Wirral

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 990

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Column: 991

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Cope of Berkeley

9.45 p.m.

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Column: 992

Lord Lucas

Column: 993

Lord McNally

Lord Hunt of Wirral

Column: 994

Lord Brennan

Column: 995

10 p.m.

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 996

Lord Lucas

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 997

Column: 998

Column: 999

10.15 p.m.

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 1000

Lord McNally

Lord Lucas

Column: 1001

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Column: 1002

10.30 p.m.

Lord Bach

Column: 1003

Column: 1004

Column: 1005

Lord Lucas

Lord Bach

Lord McNally

Column: 1006

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Lucas

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

10.45 p.m.

Division No. 1 (Freedom of Information Bill) [17 Oct 2000]

Column: 1007

10.50 p.m.

Lord Lucas

Column: 1008

Column: 1009

11 p.m.

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 1010

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 1011

Lord Lucas

Column: 1012

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 1013

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Cope of Berkeley

11.15 p.m.

Lord Bach

Noble Lords

Lord Bach

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Lord Bach

Column: 1014

Column: 1015

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Lord Bach

Column: 1016

Lord Cope of Berkeley

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Column: 1017

Column: 1018

Lord Lester of Herne Hill

Column: 1019

Column: 1020

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Bach

Column: CWH1

Official Report of the Grand Committee on the [17 Oct 2000]

Official Report of the Grand Committee on the [17 Oct 2000]

Fur Farming (Prohibition) Bill [17 Oct 2000]

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Strabolgi)

Lord Monson

The Deputy Chairman of Committees

Earl Ferrers

Column: CWH2

Column: CWH3

Lord Luke

Column: CWH4

3.45 p.m.

Lord Monson

Column: CWH5

Lord Kimball

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Lord Beaumont of Whitley

Lord Hardy of Wath

Column: CWH6

Lord Monson

Lord Hardy of Wath

Column: CWH7

Lord Kimball

Lord Hardy of Wath

4 p.m.

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

Column: CWH8

Column: CWH9

Earl Ferrers

Baroness Hayman

Lord Monson

Baroness Hayman

Column: CWH10

Lord Kimball

Baroness Hayman

Lord Davies of Coity

Baroness Hayman

The Earl of Carnarvon

Baroness Hayman

Column: CWH11

The Earl of Carnarvon

Baroness Hayman

The Earl of Carnarvon

Baroness Hayman

Earl Ferrers

4.15 p.m.

Lord Hardy of Wath

Column: CWH12

Earl Ferrers

Baroness Hayman

Earl Ferrers

Lord Davies of Coiyy

Earl Ferrers

Column: CWH13

Baroness Hayman

Earl Ferrers

Baroness Hayman

Earl Ferrers

Column: CWH14

Earl Ferrers

Baroness Hayman

Lord Monson

Baroness Hayman

Lord Hylton

Lord Hardy of Wath

Column: CWH15

Baroness Hayman

Earl Ferrers

4.30 p.m.

Earl Ferrers

Column: CWH16

Baroness Hayman

Earl Ferrers

Column: CWH17

Lord Luke

Lord Hylton

Lord Beaumont of Whitley

Lord Monson

Column: CWH18

The Earl of Shrewsbury

Lord Hardy of Wath

Earl Ferrers

Lord Kimball

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Column: CWH19

Baroness Hayman

4.45 p.m.

Earl Ferrers

Column: CWH20

Lord Hylton

Column: CWH21

Baroness Hayman

Earl Ferrers

Column: CWH22

Earl Ferrers

Column: CWH23

5 p.m.

Lord Kimball

Lord Monson

Column: CWH24

Baroness Hayman

Column: CWH25

Earl Ferrers

Baroness Hayman

Earl Ferrers

Column: CWH26

The Deputy Chairman (Lord Brougham and Vaux)

Lord Luke

Column: CWH27

Column: CWH28

5.15 p.m.

Lord Kimball

Baroness Hayman

Lord Kimball

Lord Davies of Coity

Column: CWH29

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Lord Luke

Baroness Hayman

Column: CWH30

Lord Luke

5.30 p.m.

Baroness Hayman

Column: CWH31

Column: CWH32

The Earl of Shrewsbury

Lord Monson

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Column: CWH33

Earl Ferrers

Lord Davies of Coity

Earl Ferrers

Baroness Hayman

Column: CWH34

Column: CWH35

5.45 p.m.

Earl of Shrewsbury

Earl Ferrers

Baroness Hayman

Earl Ferrers

Baroness Hayman

Column: CWH36

Earl Ferrers

Baroness Hayman

Earl Ferrers

Baroness Hayman

Column: CWH73

Lord Kimball

Baroness Hayman

Column: CWH75

Lord Kimball

Column: WA77

Written Answers [17 Oct 2000]

Kosovo: Educational Facilities [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Judd -- Kosovo: Educational Facilities [17 Oct 2000]

Baroness Amos

Macedonia: Aid [17 Oct 2000]

Lord McColl of Dulwich -- Macedonia: Aid [17 Oct 2000]

Baroness Amos

Bosnian Refugees [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Hylton -- Bosnian Refugees [17 Oct 2000]

Baroness Amos

Column: WA78

Lord Hylton -- Bosnian Refugees [17 Oct 2000]

Baroness Amos

Sudan: Education [17 Oct 2000]

The Earl of Sandwich -- Sudan: Education [17 Oct 2000]

Baroness Amos

Firearms: Central Register [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Marlesford -- Firearms: Central Register [17 Oct 2000]

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

Column: WA79

Smoking-related Illnesses in the Workforce [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Laird -- Smoking-related Illnesses in the Workforce [17 Oct 2000]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Retired People: Numbers [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Shore of Stepney -- Retired People: Numbers [17 Oct 2000]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: WA80

Vehicle Inspectorate: Retained Fees and Law Enforcement [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Bradshaw -- Vehicle Inspectorate: Retained Fees and Law Enforcement [17 Oct 2000]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: WA81

Aircraft Fuel and Motor Fuel Tax [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Gilmour of Craigmillar -- Aircraft Fuel and Motor Fuel Tax [17 Oct 2000]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Defence Driving Instructors: Registration [17 Oct 2000]

Earl Attlee -- Defence Driving Instructors: Registration [17 Oct 2000]

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

Asylum Seekers: Guidance to Local Authorities [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Hylton -- Asylum Seekers: Guidance to Local Authorities [17 Oct 2000]

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

Column: WA82

Tobacco Advertising [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Laird -- Tobacco Advertising [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Passive Smoking [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Laird -- Passive Smoking [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Water Fluoridation [17 Oct 2000]

Earl Baldwin of Bewdley -- Water Fluoridation [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Column: WA83

Earl Baldwin of Bewdley -- Water Fluoridation [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

"Today" Programme on Smoking [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Laird -- "Today" Programme on Smoking [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Sure Start: Health Visitor Involvement [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Northbourne -- Sure Start: Health Visitor Involvement [17 Oct 2000]

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

Column: WA84

Lorry Weight Changes: Unit Costs [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Bradshaw -- Lorry Weight Changes: Unit Costs [17 Oct 2000]

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

Westminster Bridge: Traffic Disruption [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Peyton of Yeovil -- Westminster Bridge: Traffic Disruption [17 Oct 2000]

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

Regional Planning Guidance [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Dubs -- Regional Planning Guidance [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Whitty

Column: WA85

Birdcage Walk and Horseguards Parade: Traffic Disruption [17 Oct 2000]

Lord Hylton -- Birdcage Walk and Horseguards Parade: Traffic Disruption [17 Oct 2000]

Column: WA86

Lord McIntosh of Haringey


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