Table of Contents for
Thursday 13 Mar 2003

Volume No. 645 Part No. 63

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Prevention of Driving under the Influence of Drugs Bill [HL]

Business of the House: Standing Order 47

Business of the House: Debate, 17th March

Health (Wales) Bill

Regional Assemblies (Preparations) Bill

Saville Inquiry

Chechnya: Referendum

Government Annual Reports

Iraq

Regional Assemblies (Preparations) Bill

North Korea

Official Report of the Grand Committee on the

European Parliament (Representation) Bill

Written Answers

Local Services

Local Authorities: Transactional Websites

Pension Schemes

Hull: Unemployment

Hassan Said, Marwan al-Bannaand Nowaf al-Rosan

Prison Service: Race Equality Investigation

Court Orders: Domestic Violence

Gulf: NBC Protection and Missile Defence

Gulf: Local Supplies to British Troops

Gulf: Immunisation against Anthrax for Service Personnel

Harrier Jets: Norwegian Commission of Inquiry

Royal Irish Regiment

IDEX 2003

Depleted Uranium

FIST Programme

Armada PFI Project

Iraq: Contingency Planning

University Fees

Public Health Laboratory ServiceMedia Services

Managed Pathology Networks

NHS Laboratories: Accreditation

Genetically Modified Cotton Crops

Kava-kava Ban

Abortion Clinics

Deafblind Children

Deafblind Support

Lord Chancellor's Salary

Senior Appointments: Pension Entitlement

Lord Chancellor, Prime Minister and Chancellor of the Exchequer: Salaries

Ethnic Minorities in the Labour Market

Drivers: Eyesight Tests



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Prevention of Driving under the Influence of Drugs Bill [HL] [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Dixon-Smith

Business of the House: Standing Order 47 [13 Mar 2003]

11.5 a.m.

The Minister for Trade (Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean)

Business of the House: Debate, 17th March [13 Mar 2003]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 1438

Health (Wales) Bill [13 Mar 2003]

11.6 a.m.

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Regional Assemblies (Preparations) Bill [13 Mar 2003]

11.7 a.m.

The Minister of State, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (Lord Rooker)

Baroness Hanham

Column: 1439

Column: 1440

Lord Rooker

Baroness Hanham

Column: 1441

11.15 a.m.

Lord Tordoff

Baroness Hanham

Baroness Hamwee

Column: 1442

Baroness Blatch

Baroness Hamwee

Lord Waddington

Column: 1443

Baroness Hamwee

Lord Waddington

Column: 1444

Baroness Warnock

11.30 a.m.

Lord Shutt of Greetland

Lord Bowness

Column: 1445

Column: 1446

Baroness Blatch

Column: 1447

Lord Waddington

Baroness Blatch

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Column: 1448

11.45 a.m.

The Earl of Caithness

Column: 1449

Column: 1450

Lord Greaves

Lord Waddington

Lord Greaves

Lord Waddington

Column: 1451

Lord Greaves

Lord Bowness

Column: 1452

Noon

Lord Greaves

Baroness Hanham

Column: 1453

Lord Greaves

Baroness Blatch

Column: 1454

Lord Greaves

Baroness Rendell of Babergh

Column: 1455

12.15 p.m.

Lord Pearson of Rannoch

Lord Bowness

Lord Pearson of Rannoch

Baroness Scott of Needham Market

Lord Pearson of Rannoch

Column: 1456

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Column: 1457

Lord Rooker

Column: 1458

Baroness Hanham

Lord Bowness

Lord Rooker

Lord Bowness

Lord Rooker

Column: 1459

12.30 p.m.

Baroness Blatch

Lord Rooker

Noble Lords

Lord Rooker

Column: 1460

Baroness Blatch

Lord Rooker

Lord Waddington

Lord Rooker

Column: 1461

The Earl of Caithness

Lord Rooker

The Earl of Caithness

Lord Rooker

Lord Greaves

Lord Rooker

Column: 1462

Lord Hanningfield

Lord Rooker

Lord Greaves

Column: 1463

Lord Rooker

Baroness Hamwee

Lord Rooker

Baroness Blatch

12.45 p.m.

Baroness Hanham

Column: 1464

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Column: 1465

Baroness Hanham

Lord Waddington

Baroness Hanham

Baroness Hanham

Column: 1466

Column: 1467

1 p.m.

Baroness Hamwee

Column: 1468

Lord Bowness

Lord Rooker

Lord Bowness

Column: 1469

Lord Waddington

Column: 1470

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

1.15 p.m.

The Earl of Caithness

Column: 1471

Lord Pearson of Rannoch

Lord Rooker

Baroness Blatch

Lord Rooker

Baroness Blatch

Lord Rooker

Baroness Blatch

Lord Rooker

Baroness Blatch

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Baroness Blatch

Column: 1472

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Column: 1474

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Saville Inquiry [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Lamont of Lerwick — Saville Inquiry [13 Mar 2003]

The Lord Privy Seal (Lord Williams of Mostyn)

Lord Lamont of Lerwick

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Column: 1475

Lord Glentoran

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Lord Smith of Clifton

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Column: 1476

Chechnya: Referendum [13 Mar 2003]

3.4 p.m.

Lord Judd — Chechnya: Referendum [13 Mar 2003]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Judd

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Hylton

Column: 1477

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Howell of Guildford

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Wallace of Saltaire

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 1478

Lord Rea

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Monson

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Ahmed

Column: 1479

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Government Annual Reports [13 Mar 2003]

3.16 p.m.

Lord Smith of Clifton — Government Annual Reports [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Lord Smith of Clifton

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Column: 1480

Lord Campbell of Croy

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Baroness O'Cathain

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Lord McNally

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Column: 1481

Lord Glenarthur

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Iraq [13 Mar 2003]

3.22 p.m.

Lord Roberts of Conwy — Iraq [13 Mar 2003]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Roberts of Conwy

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 1482

Lord Wallace of Saltaire

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Baroness Ramsay of Cartvale

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Howell of Guildford

Column: 1483

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Davies of Coity

Lord Sheldon

Lord Grocott

Lord Sheldon

Column: 1484

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Regional Assemblies (Preparations) Bill [13 Mar 2003]

3.30 p.m.

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Viscount Allenby of Megiddo)

Baroness Hamwee

Lord Rooker

Column: 1485

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Rooker

Column: 1486

Baroness Blatch

Lord Rooker

Baroness Hamwee

Column: 1487

The Earl of Caithness

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Baroness Hamwee

3.45 p.m.

Lord Brooke of Sutton Mandeville

Column: 1488

Lord Rooker

Column: 1489

Baroness Blatch

The Earl of Caithness

Lord Pearson of Rannoch

Column: 1490

Lord Rooker

Baroness Hanham

Column: 1491

Baroness Hamwee

Column: 1492

4 p.m.

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Baroness Blatch

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Baroness Blatch

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

The Earl of Onslow

Column: 1493

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Baroness Blatch

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Lord Brooke of Sutton Mandeville

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Column: 1494

Baroness Hanham

Lord Skelmersdale

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Baroness Blatch

Earl Ferrers

Column: 1495

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

Baroness Hamwee

Baroness Seccombe

Baroness Hamwee

The Earl of Onslow

Baroness Hamwee

The Earl of Onslow

Baroness Hamwee

Column: 1496

4.15 p.m.

Lord Greaves

Column: 1497

Lord Waddington

Baroness Blatch

Column: 1498

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Hanningfield

Column: 1499

Baroness Hamwee

Baroness Blatch

Baroness Hamwee

The Earl of Onslow

Baroness Hamwee

4.30 p.m.

Lord Rooker

Column: 1500

Baroness Hamwee

Baroness Hanham

Baroness Hamwee

Lord Rooker

Column: 1501

Column: 1502

Lord Greaves

The Earl of Onslow

Lord Greaves

Column: 1503

Baroness Hanham

Lord Greaves

4.45 p.m.

Baroness Hanham

Column: 1504

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Column: 1505

Lord Hylton

Lord Pearson of Rannoch

Column: 1506

The Earl of Onslow

Lord Pearson of Rannoch

Baroness Seccombe

Lord Rooker

Lord Hanningfield

Column: 1507

Lord Rooker

5 p.m.

Baroness Blatch

Column: 1508

The Earl of Caithness

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Rooker

Column: 1509

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Rooker

Baroness Hanham

Baroness Hamwee

Column: 1510

Baroness Hanham

5.10 p.m.

Division No. 1 (Regional Assemblies (Preparations) Bill) [13 Mar 2003]

Column: 1511

5.21 p.m.

Baroness Hamwee

Column: 1512

Lord Waddington

Column: 1513

The Earl of Onslow

Baroness Blatch

Column: 1514

5.30 p.m.

Lord Greaves

Column: 1515

Lord Rooker

Lord Hanningfield

Lord Greaves

The Earl of Onslow

Lord Greaves

Column: 1516

Baroness Blatch

Column: 1517

Lord Greaves

Baroness Maddock

5.45 p.m.

Lord Shutt of Greetland

Column: 1518

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Rooker

Column: 1519

Baroness Blatch

Lord Rooker

Lord Hanningfield

Lord Rooker

The Earl of Onslow

Column: 1520

Lord Rooker

Lord Greaves

Lord Rooker

Lord Greaves

Lord Rooker

Lord Greaves

Column: 1521

6 p.m.

Lord Rooker

Lord Greaves

Lord Hanningfield

Lord Rooker

Baroness Blatch

Column: 1522

Lord Rooker

Noble Lords

Lord Rooker

Column: 1523

The Earl of Onslow

Baroness Hanham

Lord Rooker

Column: 1524

Lord Waddington

Lord Rooker

Lord Waddington

Lord Rooker

The Earl of Onslow

Lord Rooker

Column: 1525

The Earl of Onslow

Lord Shutt of Greetland

6.15 p.m.

Lord Rooker

Column: 1526

Lord Hanningfield

Lord Rooker

Lord Hanningfield

Column: 1527

Lord Rooker

Lord Waddington

Lord Rooker

Column: 1528

Baroness Blatch

Lord Shutt of Greetland

Lord Rooker

The Earl of Onslow

Column: 1529

Lord Rooker

The Earl of Caithness

Lord Rooker

Column: 1530

6.30 p.m.

Baroness Hamwee

Column: 1531

The Earl of Onslow

Baroness Hamwee

Baroness Blatch

Column: 1532

Lord Waddington

Column: 1533

6.45 p.m.

Lord Greaves

Column: 1534

Baroness Hanham

Lord Rooker

Column: 1535

Column: 1536

Lord Waddington

Lord Rooker

Baroness Blatch

Column: 1537

Column: 1538

7 p.m.

Lord Rooker

Lord Greaves

Lord Rooker

Column: 1539

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Rooker

The Earl of Caithness

Lord Rooker

Baroness Blatch

Column: 1540

Baroness Blatch

Column: 1541

7.15 p.m.

The Earl of Caithness

The Earl of Onslow

Baroness Hanham

Column: 1542

Lord Greaves

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Rooker

Column: 1543

The Earl of Onslow

Lord Rooker

Column: 1544

Baroness Blatch

Column: 1545

Lord Evans of Temple Guiting

North Korea [13 Mar 2003]

7.32 p.m.

Lord Alton of Liverpool

Column: 1546

Column: 1547

Column: 1548

Column: 1549

7.44 p.m.

Lord Clarke of Hampstead

Column: 1550

Column: 1551

7.52 p.m.

Lord Hannay of Chiswick

Column: 1552

Column: 1553

Column: 1554

8 p.m.

Lord Hylton

Column: 1555

8.6 p.m.

Lord Chan

Column: 1556

8.11 p.m.

The Lord Bishop of Derby

Column: 1557

Column: 1558

8.17 p.m.

Baroness Williams of Crosby

Column: 1559

Column: 1560

8.27 p.m.

Lord Howell of Guildford

Column: 1561

Column: 1562

Column: 1563

8.37 p.m.

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Column: 1564

Column: 1565

Column: 1566

Column: 1567

Column: 1568

Column: 1567

Column: GC29

Official Report of the Grand Committee on the [13 Mar 2003]

Official Report of the Grand Committee on the [13 Mar 2003]

European Parliament (Representation) Bill [13 Mar 2003]

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Skelmersdale)

The Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department (Baroness Scotland of Asthal)

Column: GC30

Baroness Rawlings

Lord Goodhart

Lord Rennard

Column: GC31

Column: GC32

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Rennard

Lord Rennard

Column: GC33

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: GC34

4.45 p.m.

Lord Rennard

Column: GC35

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: GC36

Baroness Rawlings

Lord Goodhart

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: GC37

Column: GC38

Lord Goodhart

Baroness Rawlings

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Goodhart

Column: GC39

5 p.m.

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Goodhart

Column: GC40

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: GC41

Lord Goodhart

Baroness Rawlings

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: GC42

The Deputy Chairman of Committees

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Goodhart

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: GC43

Lord Goodhart

Column: GC44

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: GC45

5.30 p.m.

Lord Goodhart

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: GC46

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: GC47

Lord Goodhart

Baroness Rawlings

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: GC48

Lord Goodhart

Baroness Rawlings

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: GC49

5.45 p.m.

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Baroness Rawlings

Column: GC50

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: GC51

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Baroness Rawlings

Column: GC52

Lord Goodhart

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Baroness Rawlings

Column: GC53

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Baroness Rawlings

Column: GC54

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

6 p.m.

Lord Goodhart

Baroness Rawlings

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: GC55

Lord Goodhart

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Baroness Ramsay of Cartvale)

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: GC56

Baroness Rawlings

Lord Goodhart

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Column: WA189

Written Answers [13 Mar 2003]

Local Services [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Burlison — Local Services [13 Mar 2003]

The Minister of State, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (Lord Rooker)

Local Authorities: Transactional Websites [13 Mar 2003]

The Earl of Northesk — Local Authorities: Transactional Websites [13 Mar 2003]

Column: WA190

Lord Rooker

Pension Schemes [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Tebbit — Pension Schemes [13 Mar 2003]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Hull: Unemployment [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Laird — Hull: Unemployment [13 Mar 2003]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Column: WA191

Hassan Said, Marwan al-Bannaand Nowaf al-Rosan [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Janner of Braunstone — Hassan Said, Marwan al-Bannaand Nowaf al-Rosan [13 Mar 2003]

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

Prison Service: Race Equality Investigation [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Dholakia — Prison Service: Race Equality Investigation [13 Mar 2003]

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

Court Orders: Domestic Violence [13 Mar 2003]

Baroness Gould of Potternewton — Court Orders: Domestic Violence [13 Mar 2003]

The Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department (Baroness Scotland of Asthal)

Column: WA192

Gulf: NBC Protection and Missile Defence [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Vivian — Gulf: NBC Protection and Missile Defence [13 Mar 2003]

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

Gulf: Local Supplies to British Troops [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Vivian — Gulf: Local Supplies to British Troops [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Bach

Gulf: Immunisation against Anthrax for Service Personnel [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Vivian — Gulf: Immunisation against Anthrax for Service Personnel [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Bach

Column: WA193

Harrier Jets: Norwegian Commission of Inquiry [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Faulkner of Worcester — Harrier Jets: Norwegian Commission of Inquiry [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Bach

Lord Campbell-Savours — Harrier Jets: Norwegian Commission of Inquiry [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Bach

Royal Irish Regiment [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Kilclooney — Royal Irish Regiment [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Bach

Column: WA194

IDEX 2003 [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Hylton — IDEX 2003 [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Bach

Depleted Uranium [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Judd — Depleted Uranium [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Bach

Column: WA195

Column: WA196

FIST Programme [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Tomlinson — FIST Programme [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Bach

Armada PFI Project [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Tomlinson — Armada PFI Project [13 Mar 2003]

Column: WA197

Lord Bach

Iraq: Contingency Planning [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Mitchell — Iraq: Contingency Planning [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Bach

Column: WA198

University Fees [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Ouseley — University Fees [13 Mar 2003]

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

Public Health Laboratory ServiceMedia Services [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Clement-Jones — Public Health Laboratory ServiceMedia Services [13 Mar 2003]

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

Managed Pathology Networks [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Clement-Jones — Managed Pathology Networks [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Column: WA199

NHS Laboratories: Accreditation [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Clement-Jones — NHS Laboratories: Accreditation [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Genetically Modified Cotton Crops [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Hylton — Genetically Modified Cotton Crops [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Kava-kava Ban [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Clement-Jones — Kava-kava Ban [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Column: WA200

Column: WA201

Lord Clement-Jones — Kava-kava Ban [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Abortion Clinics [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Alton of Liverpool — Abortion Clinics [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Column: WA202

Deafblind Children [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Ashley of Stoke — Deafblind Children [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Deafblind Support [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Ashley of Stoke — Deafblind Support [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath

Column: WA203

Lord Chancellor's Salary [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Lester of Herne Hill — Lord Chancellor's Salary [13 Mar 2003]

The Lord Privy Seal (Lord Williams of Mostyn)

Senior Appointments: Pension Entitlement [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay — Senior Appointments: Pension Entitlement [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Column: WA204

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay — Senior Appointments: Pension Entitlement [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay — Senior Appointments: Pension Entitlement [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay — Senior Appointments: Pension Entitlement [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Column: WA205

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay — Senior Appointments: Pension Entitlement [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Lord Chancellor, Prime Minister and Chancellor of the Exchequer: Salaries [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay — Lord Chancellor, Prime Minister and Chancellor of the Exchequer: Salaries [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Williams of Mostyn

Column: WA206

Ethnic Minorities in the Labour Market [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Ouseley — Ethnic Minorities in the Labour Market [13 Mar 2003]

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

Drivers: Eyesight Tests [13 Mar 2003]

The Earl of Caithness — Drivers: Eyesight Tests [13 Mar 2003]

Lord Macdonald of Tradeston

Column: WA205


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