Table of Contents for
Wednesday 12 Nov 2003

Volume No. 654 Part No. 68

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VAT: Listed Places of Worship

Genetically Modified Crops

West End Theatre

Pakistan High Commission, London

North Korea: Nuclear Weapons

Transas Group Bill

Iraq: Post-conflict Reconstruction

Courts Bill [HL]

Extradition Bill

Anti-social Behaviour Bill

Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (Modification) (No. 2) Order 2003

Ragwort Control Bill

Fire Services Bill

Written Answers

Waterways Ireland

Cross-Border Implementation Bodies

Stormont Estate: Car Parking Provision

East Belfast: Environmental Improvement Scheme and Road Junctions

Northern Ireland: Judicial Review Against Public Authorities

North/South Language Body

Northern Ireland: Smoking

Northern Ireland: Tourism

North/South Ministerial Council: Budget

Office of the Northern Ireland Director of Public Prosecutions

Northern Ireland: East/West School Projects

Northern Ireland: Multiculturalism

Northern Ireland Departments: Complaints of Maladministration

Ministers and Officials: Media Contacts

Legislation: Statements of Principle

Cambridge–St Ives Guided Busway

HW Points Machines

Iraq: Oil Sector Repairs

Morning-after Pill

Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency: Staff

Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority: Annual Report and Accounts 2003

Government Websites

Local Authorities: Charges for Discretionary Services



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VAT: Listed Places of Worship [12 Nov 2003]

The Lord Bishop of London — VAT: Listed Places of Worship [12 Nov 2003]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Culture, Media and Sport (Lord McIntosh of Haringey)

The Lord Bishop of London

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Baroness Platt of Writtle

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Newby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Hayman

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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The Lord Bishop of Derby

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Palmer

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Campbell of Alloway

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness Hooper

Lord McIntosh of Haringey — VAT: Listed Places of Worship [12 Nov 2003]

Column: 1354

Genetically Modified Crops [12 Nov 2003]

2.44 p.m.

Lord Rotherwick — Genetically Modified Crops [12 Nov 2003]

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

Lord Rotherwick

Lord Whitty

Lord Livsey of Talgarth

Lord Whitty

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Lord Swinfen

Lord Whitty

The Duke of Montrose

Lord Whitty

Baroness Whitaker

Lord Whitty

Baroness Byford

Lord Whitty

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Lord Rotherwick

Lord Whitty

West End Theatre [12 Nov 2003]

2.52 p.m.

Lord Harrison — West End Theatre [12 Nov 2003]

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Harrison

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

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Lord Lloyd-Webber

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Viscount Falkland

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Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Lord Brooke of Sutton Mandeville

Lord McIntosh of Haringey

Pakistan High Commission, London [12 Nov 2003]

2.59 p.m.

Lord Ahmed — Pakistan High Commission, London [12 Nov 2003]

The Minister of State, Home Office (Baroness Scotland of Asthal)

Lord Ahmed

Noble Lords

Lord Ahmed

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

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Lord Wallace of Saltaire

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Wright of Richmond

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Campbell of Croy

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

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Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Smith of Clifton

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

The Countess of Mar

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Brooke of Sutton Mandeville

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Baroness Scotland of Asthal

North Korea: Nuclear Weapons [12 Nov 2003]

3.7 p.m.

Lord Alton of Liverpool

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean)

Lord Alton of Liverpool

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

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Baroness Cox

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Clarke of Hampstead

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Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Baroness Williams of Crosby

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Lord Howell of Guildford

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Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

Transas Group Bill [12 Nov 2003]

Iraq: Post-conflict Reconstruction [12 Nov 2003]

3.17 p.m.

The Lord President of the Council (Baroness Amos)

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3.24 p.m.

Lord Howell of Guildford

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3.30 p.m.

Baroness Northover

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3.37 p.m.

Baroness Amos

Column: 1371

3.42 p.m.

Lord Gilbert

Baroness Amos

Lord Wright of Richmond

Baroness Amos

Lord Morgan

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Baroness Amos

Lord Biffen

Lord Avebury

Baroness Crawley

Lord Biffen

Baroness Amos

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Lord Avebury

Baroness Amos

Lord Campbell-Savours

Baroness Amos

Lord Hylton

Lord Mackie of Benshie

Baroness Crawley

Lord Hylton

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Baroness Amos

Lord Mackie of Benshie

Baroness Amos

Lord Mayhew of Twysden

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Baroness Amos

Lord Clark of Windermere

Baroness Amos

Lord Sandberg

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Baroness Amos

The Earl of Sandwich

Baroness Amos

Lord Chan

Baroness Amos

Courts Bill [HL] [12 Nov 2003]

4.2 p.m.

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Constitutional Affairs (Lord Filkin)

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Lord Filkin

Column: 1378

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Lord Filkin

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Lord Renton

Lord Goodhart

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4.15 p.m.

Lord Avebury

Lord Filkin

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Lord Filkin

Column: 1383

Lord Renton

Lord Goodhart

Column: 1384

Lord Filkin

Column: 1385

Lord Filkin

4.30 p.m.

Lord Filkin

Column: 1386

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

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Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

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Lord Filkin

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Lord Filkin

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Lord Filkin

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Lord Filkin

Extradition Bill [12 Nov 2003]

4.39 p.m.

Baroness Anelay of St Johns

Column: 1411

4.45 p.m.

Lord Lamont of Lerwick

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Viscount Bledisloe

Column: 1415

Lord Pearson of Rannoch

5 p.m.

Lord Donaldson of Lymington

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Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Column: 1417

Lord Goodhart

The Earl of Onslow

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Lord Goodhart

Lord Lamont of Lerwick

Lord Goodhart

Lord Filkin

Lord Lamont of Lerwick

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5.15 p.m.

Lord Filkin

Viscount Bledisloe

Lord Filkin

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Baroness Anelay of St Johns

5.28 p.m.

Column: 1423

Division No. 1 (Extradition Bill) [12 Nov 2003]

Column: 1425

5.38 p.m.

Lord Filkin

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts

Viscount Bledisloe

Column: 1426

Lord Goodhart

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts

Lord Filkin

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Lord Filkin

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

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Lord Lamont of Lerwick

Column: 1429

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Viscount Bledisloe

Column: 1430

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts

6 p.m.

Lord Goodhart

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Lord Filkin

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Lord Lamont of Lerwick

Column: 1434

Lord Goodhart

Lord Lamont of Lerwick

Lord Filkin

Lord Lamont of Lerwick

Lord Filkin

Lord Lamont of Lerwick

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6.15 p.m.

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

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Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

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Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

Lord Filkin

Anti-social Behaviour Bill [12 Nov 2003]

6.19 p.m.

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

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Lord Bassam of Brighton

Baroness Hamwee

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Lord Avebury

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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6.30 p.m.

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Dixon-Smith

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Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Dixon-Smith

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

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Lord Dixon-Smith

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

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6.45 p.m.

Baroness Linklater of Butterstone

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Baroness Scotland of Asthal

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Baroness Linklater of Butterstone

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

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7 p.m.

Baroness Linklater of Butterstone

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

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Lord Avebury

Column: 1452

The Lord Bishop of Derby

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7.15 p.m

Lord Monson

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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Column: 1455

Lord Avebury

Column: 1456

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Avebury

Earl Attlee

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7.30 p.m.

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Column: 1458

Lord Monson

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Earl Attlee

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Earl Attlee

Lord Dixon-Smith

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Baroness Scotland of Asthal

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Lord Hylton

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Dixon-Smith

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7.45 p.m.

Lord Avebury

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Baroness Turner of Camden

The Lord Bishop of Derby

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Baroness Whitaker

Lord Bassam of Brighton

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8 p.m.

Baroness Whitaker

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Lord Avebury

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Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Dixon-Smith

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Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (Modification) (No. 2) Order 2003 [12 Nov 2003]

8.11 p.m.

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

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8.26 p.m.

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts

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8.45 p.m.

Baroness Walmsley

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Lady Saltoun of Abernethy

Lord Adebowale

Baroness Howells of St Davids

Lord Davies of Oldham

Lady Saltoun of Abernethy

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9 p.m.

Baroness Howells of St Davids

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Lord Waddington

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Column: 1485

9.15 p.m.

Lord Adebowale

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Lord Mackenzie of Framwellgate

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9.30 p.m.

Lord Williamson of Horton

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Baroness Walmsley

Lord Williamson of Horton

Lord Rea

Column: 1491

Lord Mackenzie of Framwellgate

Lord Rea

Lord Mackenzie of Framwellgate

Lord Rea

Baroness Masham of Ilton

Column: 1492

9.45 p.m.

Baroness Carnegy of Lour

Lord Morris of Aberavon

Column: 1493

Lord Neill of Bladen

Column: 1494

10 p.m.

Baroness Howe of Idlicote

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Lord Alton of Liverpool

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Baroness Blatch

Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe

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Lord Mancroft

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10.15 p.m.

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

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Baroness Masham of Ilton

10.30 p.m.

Baroness Scotland of Asthal

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts

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10.33 p.m.

Division No. 2 (Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (Modification) (No. 2) Order 2003) [12 Nov 2003]

Column: 1506

10.44 p.m.

Division No. 3 (Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (Modification) (No. 2) Order 2003) [12 Nov 2003]

Column: 1507

Ragwort Control Bill [12 Nov 2003]

10.55 p.m.

The Lord Bishop of Hereford

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11 p.m.

Baroness Trumpington

Column: 1510

Lord Williamson of Horton

Lord Neill of Bladen

Column: 1511

Viscount Ullswater

Baroness Trumpington

Viscount Ullswater

Column: 1512

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer

Baroness Byford

Column: 1513

Baroness Strange

11.15 p.m.

Lord Whitty

Baroness Masham of Ilton

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The Lord Bishop of Hereford

Lord Brooke of Sutton Mandeville

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Baroness Masham of Ilton

11.30 p.m.

Lord Whitty

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Baroness Byford

Lord Whitty

The Lord Bishop of Hereford

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Baroness Masham of Ilton

Lord Whitty

Column: 1520

Lord Brooke of Sutton Mandeville

Fire Services Bill [12 Nov 2003]

Column: WA197

Written Answers [12 Nov 2003]

Waterways Ireland [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Laird — Waterways Ireland [12 Nov 2003]

The Lord President of the Council (Baroness Amos)

Cross-Border Implementation Bodies [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Laird — Cross-Border Implementation Bodies [12 Nov 2003]

Baroness Amos

Stormont Estate: Car Parking Provision [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Laird — Stormont Estate: Car Parking Provision [12 Nov 2003]

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Baroness Amos

East Belfast: Environmental Improvement Scheme and Road Junctions [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Laird — East Belfast: Environmental Improvement Scheme and Road Junctions [12 Nov 2003]

Baroness Amos

Northern Ireland: Judicial Review Against Public Authorities [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Laird — Northern Ireland: Judicial Review Against Public Authorities [12 Nov 2003]

Baroness Amos

Column: WA199

North/South Language Body [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Laird — North/South Language Body [12 Nov 2003]

Baroness Amos

Northern Ireland: Smoking [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Kilclooney — Northern Ireland: Smoking [12 Nov 2003]

Baroness Amos

Northern Ireland: Tourism [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Laird — Northern Ireland: Tourism [12 Nov 2003]

Baroness Amos

Column: WA200

North/South Ministerial Council: Budget [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Laird — North/South Ministerial Council: Budget [12 Nov 2003]

Baroness Amos

Office of the Northern Ireland Director of Public Prosecutions [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Laird — Office of the Northern Ireland Director of Public Prosecutions [12 Nov 2003]

Baroness Amos

Northern Ireland: East/West School Projects [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Laird — Northern Ireland: East/West School Projects [12 Nov 2003]

Column: WA201

Baroness Amos

Northern Ireland: Multiculturalism [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Laird — Northern Ireland: Multiculturalism [12 Nov 2003]

Baroness Amos

Northern Ireland Departments: Complaints of Maladministration [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Laird — Northern Ireland Departments: Complaints of Maladministration [12 Nov 2003]

Baroness Amos

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Ministers and Officials: Media Contacts [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Avebury — Ministers and Officials: Media Contacts [12 Nov 2003]

Baroness Amos

Legislation: Statements of Principle [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Renton — Legislation: Statements of Principle [12 Nov 2003]

Baroness Amos

Cambridge–St Ives Guided Busway [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Berkeley — Cambridge–St Ives Guided Busway [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Column: WA203

HW Points Machines [12 Nov 2003]

Earl Attlee — HW Points Machines [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Davies of Oldham

Iraq: Oil Sector Repairs [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Lester of Herne Hill — Iraq: Oil Sector Repairs [12 Nov 2003]

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

Column: WA204

Morning-after Pill [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Hylton — Morning-after Pill [12 Nov 2003]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Lord Warner)

Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency: Staff [12 Nov 2003]

Earl Attlee — Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency: Staff [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Warner

Column: WA205

Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority: Annual Report and Accounts 2003 [12 Nov 2003]

Baroness Gould of Potternewton — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority: Annual Report and Accounts 2003 [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Warner

Government Websites [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Norton of Louth — Government Websites [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Bassam of Brighton

Local Authorities: Charges for Discretionary Services [12 Nov 2003]

Lord Dixon — Local Authorities: Charges for Discretionary Services [12 Nov 2003]

Column: WA206

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


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