House of Lords Journal 233 (Session 1999-00)


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Friday 30 June 2000

The House met at eleven o’clock.

The following Lords Spiritual and Temporal were present:


Ackner, L.
Acton, L.
Addington, L.
Ahmed, L.
Ampthill, L.
Anelay of St Johns, B.
Attlee, E.
Bach, L.
Beaumont of Whitley, L.
Biffen, L.
Blackstone, B.
Blatch, B.
Blease, L.
Boston of Faversham, L.
Brabazon of Tara, L.
Brennan, L.
Bridges, L.
Brooke of Alverthorpe, L.
Brooks of Tremorfa, L.
Bruce of Donington, L.
Burnham, L.
Buscombe, B.
Byford, B.
Caithness, E.
Campbell of Croy, L.
Carter, L.
Clarke of Hampstead, L.
Cledwyn of Penrhos, L.
Clement-Jones, L.
Cockfield, L.
Cocks of Hartcliffe, L.
Colwyn, L.
Cooke of Thorndon, L.
Cope of Berkeley, L.
Cox, B.
Craigavon, V.
Crawley, B.
Crickhowell, L.
Cuckney, L.
Davies of Coity, L.
Davies of Oldham, L.
Dean of Thornton-le-Fylde, B.
Dholakia, L.
Dixon, L.
Donoughue, L.
Dormand of Easington, L.
Dubs, L.
Elles, B.
Evans of Parkside, L.
Evans of Temple Guiting, L.
Farrington of Ribbleton, B.
Faulkner of Worcester, L.
Fitt, L.
Flather, B.
Flowers, L.
Fookes, B.
Fraser of Carmyllie, L.
Freyberg, L.
Gale, B.
Gardner of Parkes, B.
Geraint, L.
Gibson of Market Rasen, B.
Gladwin of Clee, L.
Glentoran, L.
Goodhart, L.
Goschen, V.
Gould of Potternewton, B.
Grabiner, L.
Greengross, B.
Greenway, L.
Grenfell, L.
Griffiths of Fforestfach, L.
Hamwee, B.
Harris of Greenwich, L.
Harris of Haringey, L.

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Harris of Richmond, B.
Harrison, L.
Hodgson of Astley Abbotts, L.
Hooper, B.
Howells of St. Davids, B.
Howie of Troon, L.
Hoyle, L.
Hughes of Woodside, L.
Jacobs, L.
Janner of Braunstone, L.
Laing of Dunphail, L.
Laming, L.
Lamont of Lerwick, L.
Layard, L.
Lea of Crondall, L.
Lester of Herne Hill, L.
Lipsey, L.
Liverpool, E.
Lofthouse of Pontefract, L.
Longford, E.
Luke, L.
Lyell, L.
McColl of Dulwich, L.
McIntosh of Haringey, L.
Mackay of Ardbrecknish, L.
MacKenzie of Culkein, L.
Mackenzie of Framwellgate, L.
Mackie of Benshie, L.
McNally, L.
Mallalieu, B.
Mancroft, L.
Marlesford, L.
Marsh, L.
Mason of Barnsley, L.
Miller of Hendon, B.
Mishcon, L.
Mitchell, L.
Molyneaux of Killead, L.
Monson, L.
Morris of Manchester, L.
Mowbray and Stourton, L.
Moynihan, L.
Murton of Lindisfarne, L.
Newton of Braintree, L.
Nicholson of Winterbourne, B.
Northbourne, L.
Northover, B.
O’Cathain, B.
Owen, L.
Park of Monmouth, B.
Patel, L.
Paul, L.
Pearson of Rannoch, L.
Peyton of Yeovil, L.
Phillips of Sudbury, L.
Pilkington of Oxenford, L.
Pitkeathley, B.
Plant of Highfield, L.
Ponsonby of Shulbrede, L.
Prys-Davies, L.
Quirk, L.
Randall of St. Budeaux, L.
Razzall, L.
Rea, L.
Redesdale, L.
Rees, L.
Rees-Mogg, L.
Renfrew of Kaimsthorn, L.
Rennard, L.
Renton, L.
Richard, L.
Rix, L.
Rosslyn, E.
Ryder of Wensum, L.
St. John of Bletso, L.
St. John of Fawsley, L.
Sawyer, L.
Scott of Needham Market, B.
Seccombe, B.
Shore of Stepney, L.
Shrewsbury, E.
Simon, V.
Simon of Glaisdale, L.
Skelmersdale, L.
Southwark, Bp.
Stern, B.
Stewartby, L.
Stone of Blackheath, L.
Strabolgi, L.
Swinfen, L.
Taylor of Blackburn, L.
Thomas of Walliswood, B.
Tomlinson, L.
Trumpington, B.
Turner of Camden, B.
Uddin, B.
Vinson, L.
Walker of Doncaster, L.
Wallace of Saltaire, L.
Warnock, B.
Warwick of Undercliffe, B.
Waverley, V.
Weatherill, L.
Whitaker, B.
Whitty, L.
Wigoder, L.
Wilberforce, L.
Williams of Elvel, L.
Williamson of Horton, L.
Winston, L.
Wright of Richmond, L.
Young, B.

PRAYERS were read by the Lord Bishop of Southwark.

Papers

1.Command Paper—The following paper was presented to the House by command of Her Majesty and ordered to lie on the Table:

Health—Government Response to the 3rd Report of the House of Commons Social Security Committee on Medical Services.

(4780)

2.Negative Instruments—The following instruments were laid before the House and ordered to lie on the Table:
1.Friendly Societies (Insurance Business) (Amendment) Regulations 2000, laid under the Friendly Societies Act 1992;
 (1700)
2. (i)Telecommunications (Licence Modifications) (Amendment) Regulations 2000—(1713)
(ii)Telecommunications (Licence Modification) (Regional Public Access Mobile Radio Operator Licences) Regulations—(1712)
(iii)Telecommunications (Licence Modification) (Satellite Operator Licences) Regulations 2000—(1711)
(iv)Telecommunications (Licence Modification) (Mobile Data Operator Licences) Regulations 2000—(1714)
(v)Telecommunications (Licence Modification) (Paging Operator Licences) Regulations 2000—(1715)
 laid under the European Communities Act 1972.

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Public Business

3.Countryside and Rights of Way Bill—It was moved by the Lord Whitty that it be an instruction to the Committee of the Whole House to whom the Countryside and Rights of Way Bill has been committed that they consider the bill in the following order:
Clause 1
Schedule 1
Clause 2
Schedule 2
Clauses 3 to 8
Schedule 3
Clauses 9 to 42
Schedule 4
Clauses 43 to 47
Schedule 5
Clauses 48 to 53
Schedule 6
Clauses 54 to 63
Schedule 7
Clauses 64 to 66
Schedule 8
Clause 67
Schedule 9
Clauses 68 to 71
Schedule 10
Clauses 72 to 76
Schedule 11
Clauses 77 and 78;

the motion was agreed to.

4.Street Works Bill [HL]—It was moved by the Lord Peyton of Yeovil that the bill be now read a second time; after debate, the motion was agreed to and the bill was committed to a Committee of the Whole House.
5.Discrimination (EUC Report)—It was moved by the Lord Wallace of Saltaire that this House takes note of the Report of the European Union Committee on EU Proposals to Combat Discrimination (9th Report, HL Paper 68); after debate, the motion was agreed to.
6.Divorce (Religious Marriages) Bill [HL]—It was moved by the Lord Lester of Herne Hill that the bill be now read a second time; after debate, the motion was agreed to and the bill was committed to a Committee of the Whole House.
7.Contracts (Applicable Law) Act 1990 (Amendment) Order 2000—It was moved by the Lord Bach that the draft Order laid before the House on 5th June be approved; after debate, the motion was agreed to.
8.Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments Act 1982 (Amendment) Order 2000—It was moved by the Lord Bach that the draft Order laid before the House on 5th June be approved; the motion was agreed to.
9.Attorney General’s Salary Order 2000—It was moved by the Lord Bach that the draft Order laid before the House on 15th June be approved; after debate, the motion was agreed to.
10.London Local Authorities (Charges for Stopping Up Orders) Regulations 2000—It was moved by the Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton, on behalf of the Lord Whitty, that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 8th June be approved; the motion was agreed to.
11.European Court of Human Rights (Immunities and Privileges) Order 2000—It was moved by the Lord Bach, on behalf of the Baroness Scotland of Asthal, that the draft Order laid before the House on 19th June be approved; after debate, the motion was agreed to.
12.International Seabed Authority (Immunities and Privileges) Order 2000—It was moved by the Lord Bach, on behalf of the Baroness Scotland of Asthal, that the draft Order laid before the House on be 19th June approved; the motion was agreed to.

The House was adjourned at seven minutes past six o’clock
to Monday next, half-past two o’clock.