House of Lords Business

Tuesday 20 July 2010 at 2.15pm

Lord Macdonald of River Glaven, 
Lord Howard of Lympne, and 
†Baroness Nye will be introduced.

*Oral Questions, 30 minutes

*Lord Willoughby de Broke to ask Her Majesty’s Government what are their intentions as regards the Large Combustion Plant Directive and the generating plants concerned.

*Lord Higgins to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will transfer responsibility for the Debt Management Office to the Bank of England.

*The Duke of Montrose to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the issues experienced with mapping in England and Wales within the Single Farm Payment scheme have been overcome.

†*Lord McAvoy to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the representations made by the Convener of the Interim Electoral Management Board for Scotland stating that any referendum on introducing the Alternative Vote could not be combined in Scotland with elections to the Scottish Parliament under that Parliament’s current rules.

Lord Strathclyde intends to move the following two motions en bloc: but if any Lord objects the motions must be moved separately.

Equality Act 2010 (Consequential Amendments, Saving and Supplementary Provisions) Order 2010 Lord Strathclyde to move that the draft Order be referred to a Grand Committee.

Electricity and Gas (Carbon Emissions Reduction) (Amendment) Order 2010 Lord Strathclyde to move that the draft Order be referred to a Grand Committee.

The following three motions and amendments thereto are expected to be debated together:

House of Lords Allowance

Lord Strathclyde to move that-

1.– (1)  Members of this House, except any Member who receives a salary under the Ministerial and other Salaries Act 1975 and the Chairman and Principal Deputy Chairman of Committees, should be entitled to an allowance in respect of each day of attendance on or after 1 October 2010.

(2)  "Attendance" means attendance-

(a) at a sitting of this House or a Committee of this House, or

(b) on such other Parliamentary business as may be determined by the House Committee.

(3)  The amount of the allowance payable to a Member in respect of a day of attendance should be-

(a) £300, or

(b) if paragraph (4) applies, £150.

(4)  This paragraph applies if-

(a) the attendance in question is away from Westminster, or

(b) the attendance is at Westminster but the Member elects that this paragraph should apply.

2.– (1)  Accordingly, the following provisions should not apply in relation to expenses incurred on or after 1 October 2010-

(a) paragraph (1)(d) of the Resolution of 22nd July 1980 (office costs allowance),

(b) paragraph (1) of the Resolution of 25th July 1991 (day and night subsistence), and

(c) paragraph 4 of the Resolution of 10th November 2004 (overnight subsistence on visits away from the House).

(2)  The limit on the expenses incurred from 1 August 2010 to 30 September 2010 which a Member of this House may recover under paragraph (1)(d) of the Resolution of 22nd July 1980 (office costs allowance) should be the amount obtained by multiplying-

(a) the number of days in that period specified by the Member, subject to a maximum of 40 days, and

(b) the appropriate amount for expenses incurred in that period (calculated in accordance with paragraph (3)(b) of the Resolution of 20th July 1994).

Travel expenses

Lord Strathclyde to move that the following provisions should apply to journeys commenced on or after 1 October 2010-

(a) in respect of journeys by car, motorcycle or bicycle for which Members of this House are entitled to a mileage allowance, Members should also be entitled to recover road tolls (other than congestion charges), and

(b) in respect of journeys by public transport for which Members are entitled to recover fares, Members should also be entitled to recover the costs of parking at stations, ports or airports (where it is appropriate to do so).

House Committee The Chairman of Committees to move that the First Report (HL Paper 18) from the Select Committee be agreed to.

Lord Methuen to move, as an amendment to the above motion, at end to insert "but with the addition of the following words at the end of the first sentence in paragraph 22-

"whether or not the House is sitting.",

and with the omission of the words "(if the House is sitting)" in the second table in Annex A".

Baroness Harris of Richmond to move, as an amendment to the motion in the name of the Chairman of Committees, at end to insert-

"but that it be an instruction to the Committee to bring forward proposals for a scheme for Members living more than 90 minutes’ train journey time from Westminster to be reimbursed for the cost of a first class rail ticket".

Baroness Thomas of Winchester to move that this House takes note of the Employment and Support Allowance (Transitional Provisions, Housing Benefit and Council Tax Benefit) (Existing Awards) Regulations 2010 (SI 2010/ 875). First Report from the Merits Committee

Future Business 

Wednesday 21 July at 3.00pm

†Baroness Healy of Primrose Hill will be introduced.

*Lord Selsdon to ask Her Majesty’s Government how, in considering proposals for reform of the House of Lords, they define the present role of members of the House of Lords.

*Lord Harrison to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the number of illegal motorway advertisements; and whether they will issue revised guidance to local authorities on the matter.

*Baroness Andrews to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have for the strategy and work of the Office of Civil Society, now in the Cabinet Office.

†*Lord Dubs to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the techniques in the HM Prison Service manual Physical Control in Care are applicable to young offenders in privately run prisons.

Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (Amendment No. 2) Order 2010 Baroness Neville-Jones to move that the draft Order laid before the House on 12 July be approved. First Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

Baroness Verma to move that this House takes note of the position of women in society in the United Kingdom and overseas and the advancements that can be made for the development of women’s potential.

Grand Committee in the Moses Room at 3.45pm

The following two motions are expected to be debated together:

Pensions Regulator (Contribution Notices) (Sum Specified following Transfer) Regulations 2010 Consideration in Grand Committee [Lord Freud] 10th Report, Session 2009–10, from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

Occupational Pension Schemes (Levies) (Amendment) Regulations 2010 Consideration in Grand Committee [Lord Freud] 10th Report, Session 2009–10, from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

Control of Donations and Regulation of Loans etc. (Extension of the Prescribed Period) (Northern Ireland) Order 2010 Consideration in Grand Committee [Lord Shutt of Greetland] First Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

Communications Act 2003 (Maximum Penalty for Persistent Misuse of Network or Service) Order 2010 Consideration in Grand Committee [Baroness Wilcox] First Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

Thursday 22 July at 10.45am

Lord Taylor of Goss Moor and 
Lord Reid of Cardowan will be introduced, and 
Dame Margaret Eaton DBE will be introduced as a Baroness.

*Baroness Stern to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the outcome of the Review Conference on the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court held in Kampala, Uganda, from 31 May to 11 June.

*Lord Dixon-Smith to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the practice of skin testing for bovine tuberculosis followed by the slaughter of reactors will eliminate the disease from the national herd.

*Lord Clement-Jones to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will review the impact of the points-based visa system on visiting artists and performers.

Topical oral question. Ballot to be drawn on Tuesday 20 July at 2pm.

†Administration and Works The Chairman of Committees to move that Lord Faulkner of Worcester be appointed a member of the Select Committee

†Communications The Chairman of Committees to move that the Lord Bishop of Liverpool be appointed a member of the Select Committee.

†Merits of Statutory Instruments The Chairman of Committees to move that Lord Plant of Highfield be appointed a member of the Select Committee in place of Lord Rosser, resigned.

†Refreshment The Chairman of Committees to move that Baroness Crawley be appointed a member of the Select Committee in place of Lord Davies of Oldham, resigned.

Lord Mackenzie of Framwellgate to call attention to policing and crime rates; and to move for papers.

Lord McKenzie of Luton to call attention to the impact of the Budget on people in poverty; and to move for papers.

Monday 26 July at 2.15pm

Baroness Hughes of Stretford will be introduced, and 
Sir Ian Blair QPM and 
Richard Allan Esq will be introduced as Barons.

*Baroness O’Cathain to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have for the dairy industry.

*Baroness Gardner of Parkes to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will encourage the letting of residential properties by classifying them as businesses in the same way as holiday lettings. [I]

Category 5: Land and property

London property let at commercial rents

*Lord Faulkner of Worcester to ask Her Majesty’s Government how they are supporting England’s bid for the 2018 World Cup.

*Viscount Waverley to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to improve diplomatic relations and dialogue with Russia.

Grand Committee in the Moses Room at 3.30pm

Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Consequential Amendments No. 3) Order 2010 Consideration in Grand Committee [Earl Howe] First Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

Serious Organised Crime and Police Act 2005 (Disclosure of Information by SOCA) Order 2010 Consideration in Grand Committee [Baroness Neville-Jones] 6th Report, Session 2009–10, from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

Tuesday 27 July at 2.30pm

Sir Jeremy Beecham and 
The Rt Hon Des Browne will be introduced as Barons.

*Baroness Massey of Darwen to ask Her Majesty’s Government what support they will provide for trafficked children.

*Lord Livsey of Talgarth to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have reached conclusions on the findings of the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs-funded Dutch Agricultural Economics Research Institute (LEI) study of the likely impact on United Kingdom farmers if Common Agricultural Policy direct payments were removed by 2013.

*Lord Ashley of Stoke to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have discussed disability issues with the Royal Association of Disability and Rehabilitation.

Terrorist Asset-Freezing etc. Bill [HL] Second Reading [Lord Sassoon]

Royal Assent

Wednesday 28 July at 11.00am

Edward Faulks Esq QC will be introduced as a Baron.

*The Earl of Sandwich to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to use the aid budget for Ministry of Defence purposes in Afghanistan.

*Lord Roberts of Conwy to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is the trend in net lending by banks to United Kingdom businesses.

*Lord Hunt of Kings Heath to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the advice from the Committee on Climate Change to extend the carbon capture and storage competition to include gas demonstration projects.

Local Government Bill [HL] Report [Baroness Hanham]

Motions for Balloted Debate 

Ballot on 28 July for debate on 7 October. Time limit 2½ hours

Lord Harrison to call attention to the standards and practices of public and private zoos in the United Kingdom and their relationship to European Union legislation; and to move for papers.

Baroness Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury to call attention to the contribution of creative and cultural industries to the economic and social wellbeing of the United Kingdom; and to move for papers.

Baroness Gould of Potternewton to call attention to reform of the law, and to the strategy and support services, in relation to violence against women; and to move for papers.

Viscount Waverley to call attention to developments in central Asia; and to move for papers.

Lord Desai to call attention to measures to alleviate poverty at home and abroad; and to move for papers.

Lord Fowler to call attention to Her Majesty’s Government’s plans for the BBC; and to move for papers.

Lord Alton of Liverpool to call attention to human rights abuses worldwide and to the recommendations of the Conservative Party Human Rights Commission on how the Foreign and Commonwealth Office pursues human rights questions; and to move for papers.

The Lord Bishop of Wakefield to call attention to the Strategic Defence and Security Review and the military covenant; and to move for papers.

Lord Norton of Louth to call attention to the case for reducing the size of the House of Lords; and to move for papers.

The Lord Bishop of Chester to call attention to the role of marriage and marriage support in British society 11 years after the report on Funding for Marriage Support by Sir Graham Hart; and to move for papers.

Lord Harries of Pentregarth to call attention to the situation of Dalits worldwide; and to move for papers.

Lord Hylton to call attention to Israel’s compliance with international law; and to move for papers.

Lord Bates to call attention to progress towards a United Nations Olympic Truce Resolution for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games; and to move for papers.

Baroness Taylor of Bolton to call attention to the level of co-ordination between Government departments on the use of soft power in the interests of the United Kingdom; and to move for papers.

Lord Touhig to call attention to the reorganisation of the National Health Service; and to move for papers.

Lord Hannay of Chiswick to call attention to the case for Britain to have a properly resourced and active diplomacy; and to move for papers.

Select Committee Reports 

The date on which the report was published is in italics

Lord Fowler to move that this House takes note of the Report of the Communications Committee on Digital switchover of television and radio in the United Kingdom (2nd Report, Session 2009–10, HL Paper 100). 29 March 2010

Lord Vallance of Tummel to move that this House takes note of the Report of the Economic Affairs Committee on Private Finance Projects and off-balance sheet debt (First Report, Session 2009–10, HL Paper 63). 17 March 2010 [I]

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Member, Supervisory Board, Siemens AG (engineering and services)

Baroness Jay of Paddington to move that this House takes note of the Report of the Constitution Committee on Referendums in the United Kingdom (12th Report, Session 2009–10, HL Paper 99). 7 April 2010

Lord Jopling to move that this House takes note of the Report of the European Union Committee on Protecting Europe against large-scale cyber-attacks (5th Report, Session 2009–10, HL Paper 68). 18 March 2010

Other Motions for Debate 

Lord Alton of Liverpool to call attention to human rights abuses worldwide and to the recommendations of the Conservative Party Human Rights Commission on how the Foreign and Commonwealth Office pursues human rights questions; and to move for papers.

The Earl of Sandwich to call attention to Her Majesty’s Government’s proposals for international development policy; and to move for papers.

Lord Lucas to call attention to the place of trust in society; and to move for papers.

Lord Alton of Liverpool to call attention to the 150th anniversary of the Opium Wars and to China’s role in the world in the 21st century; and to move for papers.

Lord Hylton to move to resolve that the European Union should use its powers to prevent access to the European Union without a visa by Israeli citizens and to remove duty-free access for Israeli goods if Israeli breaches of international law continue.

Lord Selsdon to call attention to the future role of non-departmental public bodies; and to move for papers.

Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope to call attention to the language and terminology used in the House of Lords and their impact on public understanding of the work of the House; and to move for papers.

Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope to call attention to the ceremonial aspects of the House of Lords and their impact on public understanding of the work of the House; and to move for papers.

Lord Crisp to call attention to the new generation of diagnostic and therapeutic agents available for cancer; and to move for papers.

Questions for Short Debate 

Time limit 1 hour or 1½ hours

Lord Bew to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the report of the Bloody Sunday Inquiry.

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath to ask Her Majesty’s Government, in the context of House of Lords reform, what is their view on the purpose of the House.

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer to ask Her Majesty’s Government how they will halt the decline in biodiversity in the United Kingdom; and what resources will be allocated to that work. [I]

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Vice President, Wildlife Link

The Earl of Sandwich to ask Her Majesty’s Government what progress they have made with their review of dependence on, and withdrawal from, benzodiazepines and other prescribed drugs.

Lord Corbett of Castle Vale to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to moves by the United Nations Security Council to impose new sanctions upon Iran for its defiance of United Nations resolutions on its nuclear activities. [I]

Category 7: Overseas visits

Visit to Paris with wife, 20-21 June 2009, to speak at rally in defence of freedom in Iran; return rail fare, transport, meals and overnight hotel for self and wife paid for by members of the National Council of Resistance of Iran

Lord Chidgey to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of progress towards meeting the Millennium Development Goals.

Baroness Coussins to ask Her Majesty’s Government what importance they attach to the teaching of modern languages in schools and universities.

Baroness Sharp of Guildford to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the wider benefits of adult education; and what steps they are taking to support and encourage institutions which seek to promote lifelong learning.

Baroness Deech to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they will take to ensure that fellow signatories to the Terezin Declaration on Holocaust Era Assets fulfil the obligations of the Declaration in relation to the restitution of wrongfully seized property.

Baroness Deech to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will introduce legislation to ensure that financial provision on divorce is determined on fair and settled principles.

Lord Grocott to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the operation of proportional representation for elections to the European Parliament.

Baroness Thornton to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the £420 million allocated for the Personal Care at Home Act 2010 to support the disabled and elderly will be used for that purpose.

Lord Bradshaw to ask Her Majesty’s Government what are their proposals for the bus industry.

Baroness Finlay of Llandaff to ask Her Majesty’s Government how they propose to preserve United Kingdom academic health partnerships.

Lord Harrison to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the Diabetes UK report Putting feet first.

Lord Crisp to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to ensure that the principles of global health are taught at all levels of medical education.

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the implications for the United Kingdom of future world population growth.

Lord Jay of Ewelme to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the economic and security implications of the melting of the Arctic ice cap.

Lord Jay of Ewelme to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps are they taking to support African countries in their efforts to adapt to climate change.

Lord Greaves to ask Her Majesty’s Government what measures they propose for the future of the Uplands. [I]

Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)

Vice President, Open Spaces Society

Viscount Montgomery of Alamein to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the value of manufacturing to the United Kingdom economy.

Baroness Byford to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to reduce regulatory burdens on British agriculture.

Baroness Gale to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the recommendations of the report of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Parkinson’s Disease, Please mind the gap: Parkinson’s disease services today.

Lord Bates to ask Her Majesty’s Government what preparations they are making for declaring the Olympic Truce accompanying the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Viscount Waverley to ask Her Majesty’s Government what progress they have made in their relations with Azerbaijan.

Viscount Bridgeman to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have for the future of hospices in England.

Baroness Greengross to ask Her Majesty’s Government what public procurement lessons they have learnt from the railways.

The Lord Bishop of Wakefield to ask Her Majesty’s Government how the military covenant will be covered by the Strategic Defence and Security Review.

Lord Berkeley to ask Her Majesty’s Government what progress they are making with the decennial review of the Civil List and grant-in-aid to the Royal Family.

Baroness Ford to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they plan to increase the provision of epilepsy services.

Baroness Gardner of Parkes to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the role of allied health professionals in maintaining the health and social well-being of people with long-term neurological conditions.

Lord Norton of Louth to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to increase the number of bills subject to pre-legislative scrutiny.

Viscount Astor to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will consider changing the voting arrangements for British citizens residing abroad and members of the armed forces serving abroad.

The Lord Bishop of Salisbury to ask Her Majesty’s Government what they expect to be the effects on local parish churches of the ending of the listed places of worship grant scheme in March 2011.

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking with international partners to bring to trial Joseph Kony and other leaders of the Lord’s Resistance Army at the International Criminal Court.

Lord Crisp to ask Her Majesty’s Government what proposals they have to introduce the new generation of diagnostic and therapeutic agents available for cancer.

Questions for Written Answer 

Tabled on 19 July and due for answer by 2 August.

Lord Crisp to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will ask the proposed Consumer Protection and Markets Authority to conduct an early review into the terms and conditions of private health insurance sold to individuals and to employers, in the light of the number of cancer patients who have to cease treatment when their insurer refuses further funding even though the patient’s doctor advises that they would still benefit from the treatment.   HL1521

Lord Crisp to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether, in the light of the number of cancer patients who have to cease treatment when their insurer refuses further funding even though the patient’s doctor advises that they would still benefit from the treatment, they have assessed the impact of patients returning to the National Health Service for treatment once the proposed NHS cancer drugs fund is operational.   HL1522

Lord Crisp to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether, when they publish plans for increasing access to new cancer drugs for NHS patients, they will examine the practices of private health insurance companies to ensure that patients are not being mis-sold policies.   HL1523

Lord Stoddart of Swindon to ask Her Majesty’s Government how they will obtain the approval of Parliament before any decision to opt in to the European Investigation Order.   HL1524

Lord Stoddart of Swindon to ask Her Majesty’s Government what will be the implications for the United Kingdom in the event of their opting in to the European Investigation Order.   HL1525

Lord Stoddart of Swindon to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Freud on 19 July (HL1115) about the cost of answering written questions, whether the £750 level applies to all written questions in both Houses of Parliament; and who assesses the cost of answering questions and decides whether they should have a substantive answer.   HL1526

Lord Greaves to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Taylor of Holbeach on 22 June (WA 168), what steps they are taking to train community organisers to help people set up neighbourhood groups; when the training will begin; who will be responsible for the training; who will devise the training programme; how many community organisers will be appointed; who will employ them; and in which areas they will work.   HL1527

Lord Greaves to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their position on the proposed new European Union regulation on reducing carbon dioxide emissions from light commercial vehicles.   HL1528

Lord Pearson of Rannoch to ask Her Majesty’s Government what changes have been made in the last 12 months to the categorisation of injured soldiers; in particular, what are the new guidelines on whether a soldier is classed as "very seriously injured" or "seriously injured"; whether that will affect the reporting of casualty figures to Parliament and other public bodies; how those changes were made; and whether they will publish the minutes of the meeting where the decisions were made.   HL1529

Lord Avebury to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to implement the World Health Assembly recommendations on infant and young child nutrition, as required by the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.   HL1530

Lord Avebury to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will issue guidance to local authorities about (a) the status of Gypsies and Travellers living on unauthorised sites as homeless under the definition in section 175 of the Housing Act 1996, and (b) the duty on local authorities to accept applications for assistance from such persons under section 183 of that Act.   HL1531

Lord Avebury to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will place in the Library of the House statistics on the criminal offences committed by detainees in Brook House Immigration Removal Centre in the last 12 months for which figures are available.   HL1532

Lord Lester of Herne Hill to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will ensure that presenting officers attend the hearing of immigration and asylum appeals to defend the decisions taken by the UK Border Agency and assist the tribunal in reaching its decision.   HL1533

Lord Lester of Herne Hill to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will request the UK Border Agency to carry out a cost–benefit analysis of the level of attendance of presenting officers at immigration and asylum tribunals.   HL1534

Lord Lester of Herne Hill to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether there is a correlation between cases of successful immigration and asylum appeals and the absence of presenting officers in those cases.   HL1535

Lord Condon to ask Her Majesty’s Government what financial incentives there are for potential illegal entrants to the United Kingdom who have reached northern France to encourage them to return to their countries of origin and to cease their attempts to enter the United Kingdom.   HL1536

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to change the law on Sunday trading.   HL1537

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty’s Government what research they (a) have conducted, and (b) plan to conduct, on the likely impact of proposed changes to the Sunday Trading Act 1994 on shops of under 3,000 square feet.   HL1538

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty’s Government what rights shop workers who have a conscientious objection to working on a Sunday have.   HL1539

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they (a) have taken, and (b) plan to take in the next year, to ensure that employees understand their right to opt out of Sunday working.   HL1540

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty’s Government what estimate they have of the number of shop workers who have exercised a right not to work on a Sunday broken down by (a) age, (b) sex, and (c) region.   HL1541

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty’s Government what recent representations they have received from trades unions on the level of pay to shop workers working on Sundays.   HL1542

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay to ask Her Majesty’s Government when they will announce the members of the Independent Public Service Pensions Commission chaired by Lord Hutton of Furness.
   HL1543

Lord Lee of Trafford to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many members of Her Majesty’s reserve forces were deployed operationally during the last five years; and how many were wounded or killed during the same period.   HL1544

Lord Hylton to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the relaxation of the blockade of Gaza announced by Israel has led to increased deliveries of essential commodities; if so, by how many tonnes per week; and if not, what representations they and the Quartet are making about the matter.
   HL1545

Lord Hylton to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of how much the prison population would be reduced if (a) persons aged over 70, (b) those with terminal illnesses, and (c) mothers of children aged under 11, were released on parole.   HL1546

Lord Hylton to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the European Commission is considering making a proposal for the free transfer of personal data on European Union citizens to Israel; and, if so, what stance they will take on any such proposal.   HL1547

Lord Hylton to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the proportion of land remaining in the West Bank after deducting closed military zones and bases, settlements, their fenced adjoining areas and roads, and the wall and severed areas between it and the 1967 Green Line.
   HL1548

Lord Ashcroft to ask Her Majesty’s Government what proposals they have for the strategic objectives of the Commonwealth Development Corporation.   HL1549

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they plan to review the Agency Workers Regulations 2010 (SI 2010/93).   HL1550

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will issue guidance notes on the operation of the Agency Workers Regulations 2010 (SI 2010/93).   HL1551

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts to ask Her Majesty’s Government what consultation procedures they are following prior to publishing guidance notes on the Agency Workers Regulations 2010 (SI 2010/93).   HL1552

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Earl Howe on 12 July (WA 99–104), which competent institutions supply documentary evidence of persons from European Economic Area member states receiving benefits in kind in the United Kingdom under sickness and maternity insurance that is taken into account when calculating refunds of healthcare costs to those member states.   HL1553

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the member of the Gwent Crown Prosecution Service, Sarfraz Ibrahim, who was recently jailed for corruption will maintain his pension and other benefits under the civil service superannuation scheme.   HL1554

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many European Union nationals are registered with general practitioners in England and Wales; and how many have registered in the last five years from each European Union country.   HL1555

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government in what circumstances members of the House of Lords may be prevented from attending meetings to which persons who are not parliamentary pass holders are invited, which are held in a civil service location and which Members of Parliament are allowed to attend.   HL1556

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will place in the Library of the House a list of those attending the Broadband Delivery UK Industry Day on 15 July at the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, denoting those who were invited to attend and those who were not.
   HL1557

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government what procedure was used by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills in awarding grants to Independent Networks Co-operative Association on 17 December 2009; how many other applications were made for the grants; how they were advertised; when; by whom; and who selected the successful applicant.   HL1558

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath to ask Her Majesty’s Government how, in the context of their education policy, they define a successful school.   HL1559

Baroness Masham of Ilton to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will review the practice of the Ministry of Defence charging a percentage of profits raised from fundraising events organised by recognised service charities in excess of marginal costs to the Ministry.   HL1560

Lord Kilclooney to ask Her Majesty’s Government when the army vacated Drummad Barracks in Armagh; and what progress has been made in disposing of the property.   HL1561

Lord Kilclooney to ask Her Majesty’s Government when the Bank of England joined the Banks of America and Japan to support the euro; what was the extent of support by the Bank of England; and whether any effort was made to recover the funds involved.   HL1562

Baroness Stern to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether during their terms of office chairs of the Youth Justice Board have had access to an unredacted copy of the Physical Control in Care manual.
   HL1563

Baroness Stern to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether members of the Youth Justice Board have had access to an unredacted copy of the Physical Control in Care manual whilst they were carrying out their statutory duties.   HL1564

Baroness Stern to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the Physical Control in Care manual released to the Children’s Rights Alliance for England on 13 July is still in use; and, if not, when its use ceased.   HL1565

Baroness Stern to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many times in each of the last five years restraint has been stopped in each of the four secure training centres because a child was having difficulty breathing.   HL1566

Baroness Stern to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many injuries on children to (a) the face, (b) the neck, (c) shoulders, (d) ribs, (e) thumbs, (f) wrists, and (g) other areas of the body, following a restraint incident were recorded in each of the last five years in each of the four secure training centres.   HL1567

Baroness Stern to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many times a child held in a secure training centre has been examined by a medical professional (a) from within the establishment, and (b) from outside the establishment, following an incident of restraint in each of the past five years.   HL1568

Lord McColl of Dulwich to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will place in the Library of the House a copy of their response to the United Nations Draft Outcome Document for the United Nations Millennium Development Goals summit; and what steps they will take to ensure that disabled people and those affected by leprosy and other tropical diseases are included explicitly in the United Nations Millennium Development Goals Summit Outcome Document.   HL1569

Lord McColl of Dulwich to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they will take to ensure that the draft United Nations Revised Principles and Guidelines for the Elimination of Discrimination Against Persons Affected by Leprosy and their Family Members are adopted by the United Nations Human Rights Council.   HL1570

Baroness Byford to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs will continue the consultation on changing the County Parish Holding numbering system by which farms are identified; and, if so, when they will report on the outcome.   HL1571

Baroness Byford to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Statement by Lord Davies of Oldham on 30 March (WS 183), in what circumstances the coastal erosion assistance grant is made available to homeowners.   HL1572

Baroness Byford to ask Her Majesty’s Government what proportion of tests of freshwater fail due to phosphate pollution; and what other main sources cause freshwater to fail standards tests.   HL1573

Baroness Byford to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the Consumer Credit (EU Directive) Regulations 2010 (SI 2010/1010), the Consumer Credit (Disclosure of Information) Regulations 2010 (SI 2010/1013), and the Consumer Credit (Agreements) Regulations (SI 2010/1014) apply to credit unions; and, if so, what will be the effect on staffing and costs and changes to information technology systems.   HL1574

Questions unanswered after 10 working days

16 June (30 June)

HL552 Lord Greaves [HMT]

21 June (5 July)

HL637 Lord Hylton [HO]

HL673 Lord Forsyth of Drumlean [HMT]

HL691 Lord Myners [HMT]

22 June (6 July)

HL703 Lord Alton of Liverpool [CO]

28 June (12 July)

HL856 Lord Myners [HMT]

29 June (13 July)

HL867 Lord Laird [NIO]

HL895 Lord Patten [FCO]

HL901 Lord Bradshaw [DfT]

1 July (15 July)

HL955 Lord Myners [HMT]

HL986 Lord Corbett of Castle Vale [CO]

HL988 Lord Pearson of Rannoch [CO]

5 July (19 July)

HL993 Lord Laird [HO]

HL995 Lord Laird [NIO]

HL1003 Lord Myners [HMT]

HL1004 Lord Myners [HMT]

HL1005 Lord Myners [HMT]

HL1017 Lord Taylor of Warwick [DfE]

HL1018 Lord Taylor of Warwick [DfE]

HL1022 Lord Quirk [DfE]

HL1023 Lord Quirk [DfE]

HL1025 Lord Condon [DfE]

HL1029 Lord Stoddart of Swindon [HMT]

Number of questions allocated to each department which are unanswered after 10 working days.

[CO] 3

[DfE] 5

[DfT] 1

[FCO] 1

[HMT] 9

[HO] 2

[NIO] 2

Bills in Progress 

Type of Bill

To be considered

Waiting for Second Reading

Re-Export Controls [HL]

Private Member’s

Contaminated Blood (Support for Infected and Bereaved Persons) [HL]

Private Member’s

Building Regulations (Review) [HL]

Private Member’s

House of Lords Reform [HL]

Private Member’s

Marine Navigation Aids [HL]

Private Member’s

Rehabilitation of Offenders (Amendment) [HL]

Private Member’s

Live Music [HL]

Private Member’s

Terrorist Asset-Freezing etc. [HL]

Government

27 July

European Union Membership (Economic Implications) [HL]

Private Member’s

Leeds City Council

Private

Reading Borough Council

Private

Canterbury City Council

Private

Nottingham City Council

Private

Waiting for Commitment

Defamation [HL]

Private Member’s

Committed to a Select Committee

City of Westminster [HL]

Private

Committed to a Committee of the Whole House

Dog Control [HL]

Private Member’s

Waiting for Report

Local Government [HL]

Government

28 July

Waiting for Third Reading

London Local Authorities and Transport for London (No. 2) [HL]

Private

Transport for London (Supplemental Toll Provisions) [HL]

Private

Sent to the Commons

Academies [HL]

Government

Allhallows Staining Church [HL]

Private

Kent County Council (Filming on Highways) [HL]

Private

London Local Authorities [HL]

Private

Affirmative Instruments in Progress 

The Merits of Statutory Instruments Committee has drawn attention to certain instruments in the reports indicated

Merits Committee

To be considered

Waiting for consideration by the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

Draft Equality Act 2010 (Consequential Amendments, Saving and Supplementary Provisions) Order 2010

Draft Electricity and Gas (Carbon Emissions Reduction) (Amendment) Order 2010

Referred to a Grand Committee and Waiting for Affirmative Resolution

Draft Pensions Regulator (Contribution Notices) (Sum Specified following Transfer) Regulations 2010

21 July

Draft Occupational Pension Schemes (Levies) (Amendment) Regulations 2010

21 July

Draft Communications Act 2003 (Maximum Penalty for Persistent Misuse of Network or Service) Order 2010

21 July

Draft Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Consequential Amendments No. 3) Order 2010

26 July

Draft Control of Donations and Regulation of Loans etc. (Extension of the Prescribed Period) (Northern Ireland) Order 2010

21 July

Draft Serious Organised Crime and Police Act 2005 (Disclosure of Information by SOCA) Order 2010

26 July

Waiting for Affirmative Resolution

Draft Youth Rehabilitation Order (Review by Specified Courts) Order 2010

Draft Wireless Telegraphy Act 2006 (Directions to OFCOM) Order 2010

16th Report, Session 2009–10

Draft Political Parties, Elections and Referendums (Civil Sanctions) Order 2010

Draft Scottish Parliament (Constituencies and Regions) Order 2010

Draft Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (Amendment No. 2) Order 2010

21 July

Negative Instruments 

Instruments reported by the Merits of Statutory Instruments Committee

Praying time expires

To be considered

First Report

Employment and Support Allowance (Transitional Provisions, Housing Benefit and Council Tax Benefit) (Existing Awards) Regulations 2010

26 June

20 July

4th Report

Statement of Changes in Immigration Rules

13 September

Legislative Reform Order in Progress 

Report

60-day scrutiny period expired

Super-affirmative draft Order reported by the Regulatory Reform Committee following first-stage scrutiny

Draft Legislative Reform (Industrial and Provident Societies and Credit Unions) Order 2010

8th Report, Session 2009–10

25 June

Committees 

Unless otherwise indicated, Committees meet in the Lords’ rooms in the Committee Corridor as indicated in the daily broadsheet. Only the next meeting of each Committee is listed below. Further details of these meetings, and of planned further meetings, may be found in the House of Lords Committees Weekly Bulletin.

Tuesday 20 July

European Union

EU Sub-Committee A Economic and Financial Affairs, and International Trade

10.30am

Communications

Select Committee

3.00pm

Science and Technology

Sub Committee I Behaviour Change

3.30pm

Merits of Statutory Instruments

Select Committee

3.30pm

European Union

Select Committee

4.00pm

Wednesday 21 July

European Union

EU Sub-Committee F Home Affairs

10.30am

Constitution

Select Committee

10.30am

European Union

EU Sub-Committee D Agriculture, Fisheries and Environment

10.30am

Statutory Instruments

Joint Committee

3.45pm

Information

Domestic Committee

3.45pm

Thursday 22 July

European Union

EU Sub-Committee G Social Policies and Consumer Protection

9.30am

European Union

EU Sub-Committee C Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy

10.00am

Monday 26 July

European Union

EU Sub-Committee B Internal Market, Energy and Transport

4.00pm

Tuesday 27 July

Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform

Select Committee

10.30am

Wednesday 28 July

European Union

Sub-Committee E Justice and Institutions

12 noon

Tuesday 12 October

Science and Technology

Select Committee

10.30am

Tuesday 19 October

Works of Art

Domestic Committee

4.15pm
in Committee Room G

Minutes of Proceedings of Monday 19 July 2010   

The House met at 2.15pm.

Prayers were read by the Lord Bishop of Bristol.

1 Lord Boswell of Aynho Timothy Eric Boswell, Esquire, having been created Baron Boswell of Aynho, of Aynho in the County of Northamptonshire, for life by Letters Patent dated 8 July 2010, was introduced between Lord Brooke of Sutton Mandeville and Baroness Deech, took and subscribed the oath and signed an undertaking to abide by the Code of Conduct.

2 Baroness Stedman-Scott Deborah Stedman-Scott, OBE, having been created Baroness Stedman-Scott, of Rolvenden in the County of Kent, for life by Letters Patent dated 12 July 2010, was introduced between Baroness Fookes and Lord Freud, took and subscribed the oath and signed an undertaking to abide by the Code of Conduct.

3 Baroness Parminter Kathryn Jane Parminter, having been created Baroness Parminter, of Godalming in the County of Surrey, for life by Letters Patent dated 15 July 2010, was introduced between Baroness Scott of Needham Market and Baroness Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury, took and subscribed the oath and signed an undertaking to abide by the Code of Conduct.

Select Committee Report

4 Privileges and Conduct 
The following Report from the Select Committee was made and ordered to be printed:

The Conduct of the Earl of Caithness. (2nd Report, HL Paper 21)

Private Business

5 City of Westminster Bill [HL] The Chairman of Committees reported that, in accordance with Private Business Standing Order 92 (Unopposed bill to be treated as opposed), any unopposed clauses of the bill should be considered by the Select Committee appointed on 8 July 2010 to consider the bill.

Public Business

6 Health: prostate cancer A question was asked by Baroness Royall of Blaisdon and answered by Earl Howe.

7 House of Lords: peerages A question was asked by Baroness Cox and answered by Lord Taylor of Holbeach.

8 Crime: Youth Crime and Antisocial Behaviour Commission A question was asked by Lord Ramsbotham and answered by Lord McNally.

9 European Union: financial assistance to member states A question was asked by Lord Pearson of Rannoch and answered by Lord Sassoon.

10 European Union Membership (Economic Implications) Bill [HL] Lord Pearson of Rannoch presented a bill to establish a Committee of Inquiry into the economic implications for the United Kingdom of membership of the European Union. It was read a first time and ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 16)

11 Business of the House Lord Strathclyde moved that Standing Order 40 (Arrangement of the order paper) be dispensed with on 22 July to allow the motion standing in the name of Lord Mackenzie of Framwellgate to be taken before the motion standing in the name of Lord McKenzie of Luton. The motion was agreed to.

12 Legislative Reform (Licensing) (Interim Authority Notices etc.) Order 2010 Baroness Rawlings moved that the draft Legislative Reform Order laid before the House on 10 March be approved. The motion was agreed to.

13 Terrorism Act 2006 (Disapplication of Section 25) Order 2010 Baroness Neville-Jones moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 24 June be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to.

14 Child Trust Funds (Amendment No. 3) Regulations 2010 Lord Sassoon moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 29 June be approved. Then Lord Davies of Oldham moved, as an amendment to the original motion, at end to insert "but this House regrets that the Regulations will end a successful savings scheme; will not protect those on the lowest incomes and those with disabilities; will widen inequality and fail the test of fairness; and will not foster a savings culture in the next generation." After debate, the amendment was disagreed to (see division list). Then the original motion was agreed to.

15 Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Contribution to Costs of Special Resolution Regime) Regulations 2010 Lord Sassoon moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 5 June be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to.

16 National Minimum Wage Regulations 1999 (Amendment) Regulations 2010 Baroness Wilcox moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 6 June be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to.

17 Armed Forces Act (Continuation) Order 2010 Lord Wallace of Saltaire moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 2 June be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to.

18 Fishing Boats (Electronic Transmission of Fishing Activities Data) (England) Scheme 2010 Lord Henley moved that the draft Scheme laid before the House on 16 June be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to.

The House adjourned at 6.47pm until Tuesday 20 July at 2.15pm.

Michael Pownall

Clerk of the Parliaments

Papers 

All statutory instruments laid before the House are accompanied by an Explanatory Memorandum presented by command of Her Majesty, unless otherwise indicated.

Command Papers

The following papers were presented to the House by command of Her Majesty:

1 Finance-Treasury Minute on the Thirty-Third Report, Session 2009–10, from the Committee of Public Accounts.    (7886)

2 Air Services-

(1) Exchange of Notes regarding the Agreement between the United Kingdom and the Netherlands concerning Air Services between and beyond the United Kingdom Overseas Territories of Anguilla, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Montserrat and the Turks and Caicos Islands and the Netherlands Antilles.    (7908)

(2) Agreement between the United Kingdom and the Netherlands in respect of the Netherlands Antilles concerning Air Services.    (7909)

3 Explanatory Memorandum (Revised)-Replacement Explanatory to the Social Security (Claims and Payments) Amendment (No. 3) Regulations 2010. (30 June)   (-)

Negative Instrument

The following instrument was laid before the House:

Dwelling Houses (Execution of Possession Orders by Mortgagees) Regulations 2010, laid under the Mortgage Repossessions (Protection of Tenants etc.) Act 2010.    (1809)

Papers not subject to Parliamentary Proceedings

The following papers were laid before the House:

1 Accounts for 2009–10 of the Marshall Aid Commemoration Commission, together with the Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General, laid under the Marshall Aid Commemoration Act 1953.

2 Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, together with the Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General, laid under the National Heritage Act 1983.

3 Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of the National Policing Improvement Agency, laid under the Police and Justice Act 2006.

4 Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of NHS Professionals, laid under the National Health Service Act 2006.

5 Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of the Consumer Council for Water, laid under the Water Industry Act 1991.

6 Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of the Parole Board for England and Wales, laid under the Criminal Justice Act 2003.

7 (1) Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of the Legal Services Board

(2) Report and Accounts for the period 1 July 2009–31 March 2010 of the Office for Legal Complaints

laid under the Legal Services Act 2007.

8 Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of the West Northamptonshire Development Corporation, laid under the Local Government, Planning and Land Act 1980.

9 (1) Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of the East Midlands Development Agency

(2) Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of the Northwest Regional Development Agency

(3) Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of One North East

(4) Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of the South East England Development Agency

(5) Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of the South West of England Regional Development Agency

(6) Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of Yorkshire Forward

(7) Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of the East of England Development Agency

(8) Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of Advantage West Midlands

laid under the Regional Development Agencies Act 1998.

10 (1) Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of the National Maritime Museum

(2) Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of the National Museum of Science and Industry

laid under the Museums and Galleries act 1992.

11 (1) Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of the Commission for the Compact

(2) Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of Capacity Builders (UK) Limited

laid under the Government Resources and Accounts Act 2000 (Audit of Non-profit-making Companies) Order 2009.

12 Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of Buying Solutions, together with the Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General, laid under the Government Trading Funds Act 1973.

13 Report for 2009–10 of HM Chief Inspector of the Crown Prosecution Service, laid under the Crown Prosecution Service Inspectorate Act 2000.   

Division on 19 July 2010 

Child Trust Funds (Amendment No. 3) Regulations 2010

Division No. 1

Lord Davies of Oldham moved, as an amendment to the motion that the regulations be approved, at end to insert "but this House regrets that the Regulations will end a successful savings scheme; will not protect those on the lowest incomes and those with disabilities; will widen inequality and fail the test of fairness; and will not foster a savings culture in the next generation." The House divided:

Contents 154 *

Not-contents 189 *

Contents

Ahmed, L.

Anderson of Swansea, L.

Andrews, B.

Archer of Sandwell, L.

Bach, L.

Barnett, L.

Bassam of Brighton, L. [Teller]

Berkeley, L.

Bhattacharyya, L.

Billingham, B.

Bilston, L.

Blood, B.

Boateng, L.

Bradley, L.

Brennan, L.

Brett, L.

Brooke of Alverthorpe, L.

Brookman, L.

Brooks of Tremorfa, L.

Campbell-Savours, L.

Carter of Coles, L.

Chandos, V.

Christopher, L.

Clark of Windermere, L.

Clarke of Hampstead, L.

Clinton-Davis, L.

Cobbold, L.

Condon, L.

Corbett of Castle Vale, L.

Cunningham of Felling, L.

Davidson of Glen Clova, L.

Davies of Coity, L.

Davies of Oldham, L.

Desai, L.

Dixon, L.

Donaghy, B.

Donoughue, L.

Drake, B.

D’Souza, B.

Dubs, L.

Elder, L.

Evans of Parkside, L.

Farrington of Ribbleton, B.

Faulkner of Worcester, L.

Foster of Bishop Auckland, L.

Gale, B.

Gibson of Market Rasen, B.

Giddens, L.

Golding, B.

Gordon of Strathblane, L.

Gould of Potternewton, B.

Graham of Edmonton, L.

Grantchester, L.

Greengross, B.

Grenfell, L.

Griffiths of Burry Port, L.

Harris of Haringey, L.

Harrison, L.

Hart of Chilton, L.

Haskel, L.

Haworth, L.

Hayter of Kentish Town, B.

Henig, B.

Hollis of Heigham, B.

Howarth of Newport, L.

Howie of Troon, L.

Hughes of Woodside, L.

Hunt of Kings Heath, L.

Janner of Braunstone, L.

Joffe, L.

Jones, L.

Jones of Whitchurch, B.

Jordan, L.

Kennedy of Southwark, L.

King of West Bromwich, L.

Kinnock of Holyhead, B.

Kirkhill, L.

Knight of Weymouth, L.

Lea of Crondall, L.

Liddell of Coatdyke, B.

Liddle, L.

Lipsey, L.

Low of Dalston, L.

McAvoy, L.

McConnell of Glenscorrodale, L.

McDonagh, B.

Macdonald of Tradeston, L.

McFall of Alcluith, L.

MacKenzie of Culkein, L.

Mackenzie of Framwellgate, L.

McKenzie of Luton, L.

Mallalieu, B.

Manchester, Bp.

Martin of Springburn, L.

Massey of Darwen, B.

Morgan, L.

Morgan of Drefelin, B.

Morgan of Huyton, B.

Morris of Handsworth, L.

Morris of Manchester, L.

Morris of Yardley, B.

O’Neill of Clackmannan, L.

Oxburgh, L.

Patel of Bradford, L.

Paul, L.

Pendry, L.

Pitkeathley, B.

Plant of Highfield, L.

Prescott, L.

Prosser, B.

Prys-Davies, L.

Quin, B.

Radice, L.

Ramsay of Cartvale, B.

Rea, L.

Rendell of Babergh, B.

Richard, L.

Richardson of Calow, B.

Rosser, L.

Royall of Blaisdon, B.

Sawyer, L.

Scotland of Asthal, B.

Sheldon, L.

Sherlock, B.

Simon, V.

Smith of Basildon, B.

Smith of Gilmorehill, B.

Snape, L.

Soley, L.

Stone of Blackheath, L.

Strabolgi, L.

Symons of Vernham Dean, B.

Taylor of Blackburn, L.

Temple-Morris, L.

Thornton, B.

Tomlinson, L.

Touhig, L.

Triesman, L.

Tunnicliffe, L. [Teller]

Turnberg, L.

Uddin, B.

Wall of New Barnet, B.

Warnock, B.

Warwick of Undercliffe, B.

Watson of Invergowrie, L.

West of Spithead, L.

Wheeler, B.

Whitaker, B.

Wilkins, B.

Williams of Elvel, L.

Woolmer of Leeds, L.

Young of Hornsey, B.

Young of Norwood Green, L.

Not-contents

Addington, L.

Alderdice, L.

Alton of Liverpool, L.

Anelay of St Johns, B. [Teller]

Ashcroft, L.

Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon, L.

Astor of Hever, L.

Attlee, E.

Ballyedmond, L.

Barker, B.

Bates, L.

Bell, L.

Bilimoria, L.

Black of Brentwood, L.

Blackwell, L.

Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury, B.

Boothroyd, B.

Boswell of Aynho, L.

Bottomley of Nettlestone, B.

Bowness, L.

Bridgeman, V.

Brooke of Sutton Mandeville, L.

Brookeborough, V.

Browning, B.

Burnett, L.

Byford, B.

Caithness, E.

Campbell of Alloway, L.

Cathcart, E.

Chadlington, L.

Chidgey, L.

Clement-Jones, L.

Colwyn, L.

Cope of Berkeley, L.

Cotter, L.

Coussins, B.

Craig of Radley, L.

Craigavon, V.

Crickhowell, L.

De Mauley, L.

Denham, L.

Dholakia, L.

Dixon-Smith, L.

Dundee, E.

Dykes, L.

Eden of Winton, L.

Elton, L.

Erroll, E.

Falkland, V.

Falkner of Margravine, B.

Fearn, L.

Feldman, L.

Finlay of Llandaff, B.

Fookes, B.

Forsyth of Drumlean, L.

Fraser of Carmyllie, L.

Freeman, L.

Freud, L.

Gardiner of Kimble, L.

Gardner of Parkes, B.

Garel-Jones, L.

Geddes, L.

German, L.

Glentoran, L.

Goodhart, L.

Goodlad, L.

Greenway, L.

Hamilton of Epsom, L.

Hamwee, B.

Hanham, B.

Hannay of Chiswick, L.

Harris of Richmond, B.

Hastings of Scarisbrick, L.

Henley, L.

Higgins, L.

Hill of Oareford, L.

Hodgson of Astley Abbotts, L.

Howe, E.

Howe of Aberavon, L.

Howell of Guildford, L.

Hunt of Wirral, L.

Hussein-Ece, B.

Hylton, L.

James of Blackheath, L.

Jenkin of Roding, L.

Kakkar, L.

Kilclooney, L.

Kirkwood of Kirkhope, L.

Laird, L.

Lang of Monkton, L.

Lawson of Blaby, L.

Lee of Trafford, L.

Lester of Herne Hill, L.

Lindsay, E.

Linklater of Butterstone, B.

Liverpool, E.

Lucas, L.

Luce, L.

Luke, L.

Lyell, L.

McColl of Dulwich, L.

Maclennan of Rogart, L.

McNally, L.

Maddock, B.

Maples, L.

Marland, L.

Mawson, L.

Mayhew of Twysden, L.

Methuen, L.

Montgomery of Alamein, V.

Montrose, D.

Moore of Lower Marsh, L.

Morris of Bolton, B.

Neuberger, B.

Neville-Jones, B.

Newby, L.

Newton of Braintree, L.

Nicholson of Winterbourne, B.

Northbrook, L.

Northover, B.

Norton of Louth, L.

Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay, L.

O’Cathain, B.

O’Neill of Bengarve, B.

Onslow, E.

Oppenheim-Barnes, B.

Palmer, L.

Pannick, L.

Parminter, B.

Perry of Southwark, B.

Phillips of Sudbury, L.

Popat, L.

Rawlings, B.

Reay, L.

Redesdale, L.

Ritchie of Brompton, B.

Roberts of Conwy, L.

Roberts of Llandudno, L.

Rogan, L.

Rotherwick, L.

Ryder of Wensum, L.

St John of Bletso, L.

St John of Fawsley, L.

Saltoun of Abernethy, Ly.

Sassoon, L.

Scott of Foscote, L.

Scott of Needham Market, B.

Seccombe, B.

Selborne, E.

Sharman, L.

Sharp of Guildford, B.

Sharples, B.

Shaw of Northstead, L.

Sheikh, L.

Shephard of Northwold, B.

Shutt of Greetland, L. [Teller]

Slim, V.

Smith of Clifton, L.

Steel of Aikwood, L.

Stewartby, L.

Strathclyde, L.

Taylor of Holbeach, L.

Tenby, V.

Teverson, L.

Thomas of Gresford, L.

Thomas of Walliswood, B.

Thomas of Winchester, B.

Tope, L.

Tordoff, L.

Trenchard, V.

Trimble, L.

Trumpington, B.

Tugendhat, L.

Tyler, L.

Ullswater, V.

Verma, B.

Waddington, L.

Wade of Chorlton, L.

Wallace of Saltaire, L.

Wallace of Tankerness, L.

Walmsley, B.

Walpole, L.

Waverley, V.

Wilcox, B.

Williams of Crosby, B.

Williamson of Horton, L.

Willis of Knaresborough, L.

Wright of Richmond, L.

* The name of a Lord who voted in both lobbies has been removed from the voting lists.