House of Lords Journal 233 (Session 1999-00)
Minutes and Order Papers
Friday 24 November 2000
The House met at eleven oclock.
The following Lords Spiritual and Temporal were present:
Irvine of Lairg, L.
St. John of Bletso, L.
St. John of Fawsley, L.
Scott of Needham Market, B.
Selkirk of Douglas, L.
Shore of Stepney, L.
Shutt of Greetland, L.
Simon of Glaisdale, L.|
Smith of Clifton, L.
Soulsby of Swaffham Prior, L.
Taylor of Blackburn, L.
Thomson of Monifieth, L.
Turner of Camden, B.
Warwick of Undercliffe, B.
Watson of Invergowrie, L.
Woolmer of Leeds, L.
PRAYERS were read by the Lord Bishop of Chichester.
|1.||Cullen (Appellant) v. Chief Constable of the Royal Ulster Constabulary (Respondent) (Northern Ireland)The appeal of James Bernard Cullen was presented and it was ordered that in accordance with Standing Order VI the statement and appendix thereto be lodged on or before 5th January next (lodged 20th November).|
|2.||In re Hartley (Petitioner) (Northern Ireland)The petition of Tom Hartley praying for leave to appeal notwithstanding that the time limited by Standing Order II has expired was presented and referred to an Appeal Committee.|
|3.||Protection of Animals (Amendment) BillThe order of commitment was discharged.|
|4.||Scotland Act 1998 (Transfer of Functions to the Scottish Ministers etc.) (No. 2) Order 2000|
|5.||Scotland Act 1998 (Cross Border Public Authorities) (Adaptation of Functions etc.) (No. 2) Order 2000|
|6.||Scotland Act 1998 (Modifications of Schedule 5) Order 2000|
It was moved by the Baroness Ramsay of Cartvale that the draft Orders laid before the House on 2nd and 13th November be approved en bloc; after debate, the motion was agreed to.
|7.||Jobseekers Allowance (Joint Claims: Consequential Amendments) Regulations 2000It was moved by the Lord Davies of Oldham that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 28th July be approved; after debate, the motion was agreed to.|
|8.||Social Security (New Deal Pilot) Regulations 2000It was moved by the Lord Davies of Oldham that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 30th October be approved; the motion was agreed to.|
|9.||Farm Waste Grant (Nitrate Vulnerable Zones) (England) (No. 2) SchemeIt was moved by the Lord Carter, on behalf of the Baroness Hayman, that the Scheme laid before the House on 30th October be approved; after debate, the motion was agreed to.|
|10.||European Communities (Definition of Treaties) (Agreement between the European Community and its Member States and the Swiss Confederation on the Free Movement of Persons) Order 2000It was moved by the Lord Bassam of Brighton that the draft Order laid before the House on 20th November be approved; the motion was agreed to.|
|11.||Terrorism Act 2000 (Video recording of interviews) Order 2000It was moved by the Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton that the draft Order laid before the House on 1st November be approved; after debate, the motion was agreed to.|
|12.||HedgesThe Baroness Gardner of Parkes asked Her Majestys Government what action they propose to take following their consultation on High hedges: possible solutions; after debate, the question was answered by the Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton.|
The House was adjourned at ten minutes past one oclock
to Monday next, half-past two oclock.