Table of Contents for
Wednesday 29 Jan 2003

Volume No. 643 Part No. 36

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University Admissions Policy

Statutory Instruments: Select Committee

Fire Service

Zimbabwe: Travel Sanctions

Service Personnel: Life Insurance

Business

Standing Orders (Public Business)

Design in Public Services

Auditing and Accounting

Special Education

Euro and the Dollar

Official Report of the Grand Committee on the

Crime (International Co-operation) Bill [HL]

Written Answers

Inland Revenue: Security Holdings

Human Rights Act 1998 Guidance

Burglars: Sentencing of Persistent Offenders

Cyprus

EU: Commissioner de Palacio's Letter

Chechnya: Human Rights

Iraq

Heavy Equipment Transporter Incident

Defence Evaluation and Research Agency Reorganisation

Gulf Veterans: Deaths

Defence Sixth Form College

British Passport Holders and Asylum Seekers: Accommodation and Benefits

Poverty: Disabled Children

Social Security: Reciprocal Agreements

Winter Fuel Payment

Greenland: Fish Stocks

London: Bird Population

Arterial Watercourses

Shotguns

Mink: Western Isles Project

Mink Eradication

Chemicals Policy: Costs

Local Heritage Initiatives

Sports Broadcasting

Gambling Commission

House of Lords: Travel Allowance for Visits to EU Institutions

Traffic Commissioners: English Traffic Areas

TAN and Vehicle Inspectorate Merger

Strategic Rail Authority

IVF Embryos: Fertility Treatment

Patients Contaminated with NHS Blood

NHS Trusts: Deficits

NHS Foundation Trusts

Abortions

Clinical and Managerial Practice: NICE Guidance



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University Admissions Policy [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Chalfont — University Admissions Policy [29 Jan 2003]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Education and Skills (Baroness Ashton of Upholland)

Lord Chalfont

Baroness Ashton of Upholland

Lord Elton

Baroness Ashton of Upholland

Baroness Maddock

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Baroness Ashton of Upholland

Lord Taylor of Blackburn

Baroness Ashton of Upholland

Baroness Blatch

Baroness Ashton of Upholland

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Lord Faulkner of Worcester

Baroness Ashton of Upholland

Lord Smith of Clifton

Baroness Ashton of Upholland

Baroness Warnock

Baroness Ashton of Upholland

Column: 1122

Statutory Instruments: Select Committee [29 Jan 2003]

2.45 p.m.

Lord Skelmersdale — Statutory Instruments: Select Committee [29 Jan 2003]

The Lord Privy Seal (Lord Williams of Mostyn)

Lord Skelmersdale

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Lord Hardy of Wath

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Lord Williams of Mostyn

Lord Boston of Faversham

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Lord Strathclyde

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Baroness Williams of Crosby

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Lord Carter

Column: 1124

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Noble Lords

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Fire Service [29 Jan 2003]

2.51 p.m.

Lord Renton of Mount Harry — Fire Service [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Renton of Mount Harry

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Baroness Hamwee

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Lawson of Blaby

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Marsh

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 1126

Lord Dixon

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Baroness O'Cathain

Lord Campbell of Alloway

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Baroness O'Cathain

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

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Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Campbell of Alloway

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Zimbabwe: Travel Sanctions [29 Jan 2003]

3.1 p.m.

Lord Blaker — Zimbabwe: Travel Sanctions [29 Jan 2003]

The Minister for Trade (Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean)

Lord Blaker

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Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Avebury

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Howell of Guildford

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Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Elton

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Service Personnel: Life Insurance [29 Jan 2003]

3.8 p.m.

Baroness Gardner of Parkes — Service Personnel: Life Insurance [29 Jan 2003]

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The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Defence (Lord Bach)

Baroness Gardner of Parkes

Lord Bach

Baroness Trumpington

Lord Bach

Lord Redesdale

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Lord Bach

Lord Vivian

Lord Bach

Baroness Strange

Lord Bach

Baroness Gardner of Parkes

Lord Bach

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Business [29 Jan 2003]

3.17 p.m.

Lord Grocott

Standing Orders (Public Business) [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Standing Order 42 (Business of which notice is not necessary)

Standing Order 73 (Affirmative Instruments)

Standing Order 74 (Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments)

Design in Public Services [29 Jan 2003]

3.18 p.m.

Lord Freyberg

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3.29 p.m.

Lord Pendry

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3.35 p.m.

Lord Wakeham

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3.39 p.m.

Lord Rodgers of Quarry Bank

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3.45 p.m.

Lord Borrie

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3.51 p.m.

Lord Foster of Thames Bank

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3.57 p.m.

Lord Hunt of Chesterton

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4.3 p.m.

Lord Kirkham

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4.9 p.m.

Baroness Greengross

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4.16 p.m.

Lord Gavron

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4.22 p.m.

Baroness Flather

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4.30 p.m.

Lord Chan

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4.36 p.m.

Lord Chorley

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4.42 p.m.

Lord Rea

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4.48 p.m.

Lord Brooke of Sutton Mandeville

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4.53 p.m.

Baroness Warwick of Undercliffe

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4.59 p.m.

Lord Bhatia

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Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

5.7 p.m.

Lord McNally

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5.17 p.m.

Baroness Miller of Hendon

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5.27 p.m.

The Minister for the Cabinet Office and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (Lord Macdonald of Tradeston)

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5.47 p.m.

Lord Freyberg

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Auditing and Accounting [29 Jan 2003]

5.48 p.m.

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Trade and Industry (Lord Sainsbury of Turville)

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5.57 p.m.

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts

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6.3 p.m.

Lord Razzall

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6.10 p.m.

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

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Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

6.15 p.m.

Lord Sheldon

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Lord Williamson of Horton

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Baroness Noakes

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Baroness Noakes

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Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Lord Carlile of Berriew

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Lord Naseby

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Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Baroness Howe of Idlicote

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Lord Brooke of Sutton Mandeville

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Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Lord Naseby

Lord Sainsbury of Turville

Special Education [29 Jan 2003]

6.31 p.m.

Baroness Warnock

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6.47 p.m.

Lord Astor of Hever

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6.57 p.m.

Lord Addington

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7.6 p.m.

Lord Rix

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7.14 p.m.

Baroness Darcy de Knayth

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Lord Addington

Baroness Darcy de Knayth

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7.24 p.m.

The Lord Bishop of Hereford

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7.32 p.m.

Lord Lucas

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7.40 p.m.

The Earl of Listowel

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7.51 p.m.

Baroness Howe of Idlicote

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8 p.m.

Lord Pearson of Rannoch

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8.3 p.m.

Baroness Sharp of Guildford

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8.16 p.m.

Baroness Blatch

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8.26 p.m.

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Education and Skills (Baroness Ashton of Upholland)

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8.47 p.m.

Baroness Warnock

Euro and the Dollar [29 Jan 2003]

8.48 p.m.

Lord Pearson of Rannoch

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9 p.m.

Lord Cobbold

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9.5 p.m.

Baroness Cox

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9.15 p.m.

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

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9.27 p.m.

Lord Selsdon

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9.36 p.m.

Lord Harris of High Cross

9.38 p.m.

Lord Taverne

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Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Taverne

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9.48 p.m.

Lord Howell of Guildford

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10.1 p.m.

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Lord Pearson of Rannoch

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Official Report of the Grand Committee on the [29 Jan 2003]

Official Report of the Grand Committee on the [29 Jan 2003]

Crime (International Co-operation) Bill [HL] [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Lloyd of Berwick

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Lord Goodhart

Column: GC169

Lord Carlisle of Bucklow

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

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3.45 p.m.

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

Column: GC171

Noble Lords

Lord Filkin

Column: GC172

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Filkin

Lord Lloyd of Berwick

Column: GC173

Lord Filkin

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Column: GC174

Lord Filkin

4 p.m.

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Lord Filkin

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Column: GC175

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Lord Filkin

Column: GC176

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: GC177

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Column: GC178

Lord Carlisle of Bucklow

Column: GC179

4.15 p.m.

Lord Renton

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Clinton-Davis

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Column: GC180

Lord Goodhart

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Lord Carlisle of Bucklow

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Column: GC181

Lord Renton

4.30 p.m.

Lord Carlisle of Bucklow

Column: GC182

Lord Clinton-Davis

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: GC183

Column: GC184

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Renton

Column: GC185

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Monson

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Monson

4.45 p.m.

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

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Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Skelmersdale

Lord Renton

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Lord Bassam of Brighton

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

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5 p.m.

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Column: GC190

Lord Carlisle of Bucklow

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Carlisle of Bucklow

Column: GC191

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Column: GC192

Column: GC193

Lord Goodhart

5.15 p.m.

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Column: GC194

Lord Lloyd of Berwick

Lord Filkin

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Lord Carlisle of Bucklow

Column: GC197

5.30 p.m.

Lord Renton

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

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Lord Filkin

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Column: GC201

5.45 p.m.

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Column: GC202

Lord Carlisle of Bucklow

Lord Goodhart

Column: GC203

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Column: GC204

6 p.m.

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Lord Filkin

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Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Lord Filkin

Column: GC207

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Filkin

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Filkin

Column: GC208

Lord Filkin

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Lord Goodhart

6.15 p.m.

Lord Filkin

Column: GC209

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Column: GC210

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Lord Filkin

Column: GC211

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Filkin

Column: GC212

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Column: GC213

Lord Goodhart

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Filkin

Column: GC214

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Column: GC215

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Lord Renton

Column: GC216

Lord Goodhart

Lord Monson

6.45 p.m.

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Carlisle of Bucklow

Lord Filkin

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Baroness Anelay of St Johns

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Dean of Harptree)

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Column: GC218

Lord Filkin

Column: GC219

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Column: GC220

Lord Goodhart

Column: GC221

7 p.m.

Lord Carlisle of Bucklow

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Monson

Lord Filkin

Column: GC222

Lord Monson

Lord Filkin

Lord Carlisle of Bucklow

Lord Filkin

Column: GC223

Lord Goodhart

Lord Filkin

Lord Goodhart

Lord Filkin

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Column: GC224

7.15 p.m.

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Dean of Harptree)

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Column: GC225

Lord Carlisle of Bucklow

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: GC226

Lord Monson

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Lord Filkin

The Deputy Chairman of Committees

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Written Answers [29 Jan 2003]

Inland Revenue: Security Holdings [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay — Inland Revenue: Security Holdings [29 Jan 2003]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay — Inland Revenue: Security Holdings [29 Jan 2003]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay — Inland Revenue: Security Holdings [29 Jan 2003]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: WA154

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay — Inland Revenue: Security Holdings [29 Jan 2003]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Human Rights Act 1998 Guidance [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Lester of Herne Hill — Human Rights Act 1998 Guidance [29 Jan 2003]

The Lord Chancellor (Lord Irvine of Lairg)

Column: WA155

Burglars: Sentencing of Persistent Offenders [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Campbell of Croy — Burglars: Sentencing of Persistent Offenders [29 Jan 2003]

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

Cyprus [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Moynihan — Cyprus [29 Jan 2003]

The Minister for Trade (Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean)

Column: WA156

EU: Commissioner de Palacio's Letter [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Hoyle — EU: Commissioner de Palacio's Letter [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Chechnya: Human Rights [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Hylton — Chechnya: Human Rights [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Iraq [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Ramsey of Cartvale — Iraq [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: WA157

Heavy Equipment Transporter Incident [29 Jan 2003]

Earl Attlee — Heavy Equipment Transporter Incident [29 Jan 2003]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Defence (Lord Bach)

Column: WA158

Defence Evaluation and Research Agency Reorganisation [29 Jan 2003]

Earl Attlee — Defence Evaluation and Research Agency Reorganisation [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Bach

Gulf Veterans: Deaths [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Massey of Darwen — Gulf Veterans: Deaths [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Bach

Column: WA157

Column: WA159

Column: WA159

Column: WA159

Column: WA159

Defence Sixth Form College [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Burlison — Defence Sixth Form College [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Bach

Column: WA160

Column: WA161

British Passport Holders and Asylum Seekers: Accommodation and Benefits [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Park of Monmouth — British Passport Holders and Asylum Seekers: Accommodation and Benefits [29 Jan 2003]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions (Baroness Hollis of Heigham)

Column: WA162

Poverty: Disabled Children [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Howe of Idlicote — Poverty: Disabled Children [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Social Security: Reciprocal Agreements [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Greengross — Social Security: Reciprocal Agreements [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Column: WA163

Winter Fuel Payment [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Greengross — Winter Fuel Payment [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Hollis of Heigham

Greenland: Fish Stocks [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Swinfen — Greenland: Fish Stocks [29 Jan 2003]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Lord Whitty)

London: Bird Population [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Campbell of Croy — London: Bird Population [29 Jan 2003]

Column: WA164

Lord Whitty

Arterial Watercourses [29 Jan 2003]

Earl Peel — Arterial Watercourses [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Whitty

Shotguns [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Mancroft — Shotguns [29 Jan 2003]

Column: WA165

Lord Whitty

Mink: Western Isles Project [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Golding — Mink: Western Isles Project [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Whitty

Mink Eradication [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Golding — Mink Eradication [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Whitty

Column: WA166

Chemicals Policy: Costs [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts — Chemicals Policy: Costs [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Whitty

Local Heritage Initiatives [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Fearn — Local Heritage Initiatives [29 Jan 2003]

The Minister of State, Department for Culture, Media and Sport (Baroness Blackstone)

Column: WA167

Sports Broadcasting [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Stoddart of Swindon — Sports Broadcasting [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Blackstone

Gambling Commission [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Fearn — Gambling Commission [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Blackstone

House of Lords: Travel Allowance for Visits to EU Institutions [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Dubs — House of Lords: Travel Allowance for Visits to EU Institutions [29 Jan 2003]

Column: WA168

The Lord Privy Seal (Lord Williams of Mostyn)

Traffic Commissioners: English Traffic Areas [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Berkeley — Traffic Commissioners: English Traffic Areas [29 Jan 2003]

The Minister for the Cabinet Office and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (Lord Macdonald of Tradeston)

Lord Berkeley — Traffic Commissioners: English Traffic Areas [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Macdonald of Tradeston

TAN and Vehicle Inspectorate Merger [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Berkeley — TAN and Vehicle Inspectorate Merger [29 Jan 2003]

Column: WA169

Lord Macdonald of Tradeston

Strategic Rail Authority [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Berkeley — Strategic Rail Authority [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Macdonald of Tradeston

IVF Embryos: Fertility Treatment [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Cox — IVF Embryos: Fertility Treatment [29 Jan 2003]

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

Column: WA170

Patients Contaminated with NHS Blood [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Morris of Manchester — Patients Contaminated with NHS Blood [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

NHS Trusts: Deficits [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Noakes — NHS Trusts: Deficits [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Column: WA171

NHS Foundation Trusts [29 Jan 2003]

Baroness Noakes — NHS Foundation Trusts [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Baroness Noakes — NHS Foundation Trusts [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Baroness Noakes — NHS Foundation Trusts [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Baroness Noakes — NHS Foundation Trusts [29 Jan 2003]

Column: WA172

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Baroness Noakes — NHS Foundation Trusts [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Abortions [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Alton of Liverpool — Abortions [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Clinical and Managerial Practice: NICE Guidance [29 Jan 2003]

Earl Howe — Clinical and Managerial Practice: NICE Guidance [29 Jan 2003]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath


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