House of Lords Business

Friday 15 July 2011 at 10.00am

Coinage (Measurement) Bill Second Reading [Lord Risby]

If the bill is read a second time, Lord Risby to move that the bill be committed to a Committee of the Whole House.

Live Music Bill [HL] Committee [Lord Clement-Jones]

Rehabilitation of Offenders (Amendment) Bill [HL] Committee [Lord Dholakia]

Lord Fowler to move that this House takes note of recent allegations about the conduct of the news media and police; and the position of News Corporation within United Kingdom media provision.

Future Business 

Monday 18 July at 2.30pm

*Lord Berkeley to ask Her Majesty’s Government what are the environmental benefits of the proposed Thames Tunnel.

*Lord Chidgey to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the preparations for the forthcoming elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

*Baroness Kramer to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the risk to financial markets of off-exchange trading venues commonly known as "dark pools".

*Lord Addington to ask Her Majesty’s Government what progress has been made in making apprenticeships fully accessible to those with dyslexia.

†Privacy and injunctions The Chairman of Committees to move that the Commons message of 14 July be considered and that a Committee of thirteen Lords be appointed to join with the Committee appointed by the Commons to consider privacy and injunctions, including:

(1) how the statutory and common law on privacy and the use of anonymity injunctions and super-injunctions has operated in practice;

(2) how best to strike the balance between privacy and freedom of expression, in particular how best to determine whether there is a public interest in material concerning people’s private and family life;

(3) issues relating to the enforcement of anonymity injunctions and super-injunctions, including the internet, cross-border jurisdiction within the United Kingdom, parliamentary privilege and the rule of law; and

(4) issues relating to media regulation in this context, including the role of the Press Complaints Commission and the Office of Communications (OFCOM);

That the Committee should report by 29 February 2012;

That, as proposed by the Committee of Selection, the following members be appointed to the Committee:

L Black of Brentwood
B Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury
Bp of Chester
B Corston
L Dobbs
L Gold
L Grabiner

L Harries of Pentregarth
L Hollick
L Janvrin
L Mawhinney
L Myners
L Thomas of Gresford;

That the Committee have power to agree with the Committee appointed by the Commons in the appointment of a Chairman;

That the Committee have power to send for persons, papers and records;

That the Committee have power to appoint specialist advisers;

That the Committee have leave to report from time to time;

That the Committee have power to adjourn from place to place within the United Kingdom;

That the reports of the Committee from time to time shall be printed, regardless of any adjournment of the House; and

That the evidence taken by the Committee shall, if the Committee so wishes, be published.

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

Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Carrying on Regulated Activities by Way of Business) (Amendment) Order 2011 Lord Strathclyde to move that the draft Order be referred to a Grand Committee.

Weights and Measures (Specified Quantities) (Unwrapped Bread and Intoxicating Liquor) Order 2011 Lord Strathclyde to move that the draft Order be referred to a Grand Committee.

Construction Contracts (England) Exclusion Order 2011 Lord Strathclyde to move that the draft Order be referred to a Grand Committee.

Scheme for Construction Contracts (England and Wales) Regulations 1998 (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2011 Lord Strathclyde to move that the draft Regulations be referred to a Grand Committee.

Landfill (Maximum Landfill Amount) Regulations 2011 Lord Strathclyde to move that the draft Regulations be referred to a Grand Committee.

Fixed-term Parliaments Bill Consideration of Commons Reasons [Lord Wallace of Tankerness]

Supply and Appropriation (Main Estimates) Bill Second Reading (and remaining stages) [Lord Sassoon] (Money Bill)

The following two motions are expected to be debated together:

Finance (No. 3) Bill Second Reading (and remaining stages) [Lord Sassoon]

Lord MacGregor of Pulham Market to move that this House takes note of the Report of the Economic Affairs Committee on The Finance Bill 2011. (6th Report, HL Paper 158)

Grand Committee in the Moses Room at 3.30pm

Education Bill Committee (day 7) [Lord Hill of Oareford] 15th Report from the Delegated Powers Committee, 13th Report from the Joint Committee on Human Rights

Tuesday 19 July at 2.30pm

Royal Assent

*Lord Harries of Pentregarth to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to encourage the government of Indonesia to enter into dialogue with representative leaders of the West Papuan opposition.

†*Lord Avebury to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the current situation in Abyei, South Kordofan and Blue Nile provinces in the context of the Republic of South Sudan’s independence.

*Lord Hylton to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will ask the government of Israel to return to its original owners expropriated land in East Jerusalem and the West Bank which has not been developed or is used only for military training.

Armed Forces Bill to move that it be an instruction to the Grand Committee to which the Armed Forces Bill has been committed that they consider the bill in the following order:

Clauses 1 to 14
Schedule 1
Clauses 15 to 26
Schedule 2
Clauses 27 to 29

Schedule 3
Clause 30
Schedules 4 and 5
Clauses 31 to 34.

Lord Marland intends to move the following five motions en bloc: but if any Lord objects the motions must be moved separately to the extent desired.

Renewable Heat Incentive (Amendment to the Energy Act 2008) Regulations 2011 Lord Marland to move that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 20 June be approved. 25th Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments, considered in Grand Committee on 12 July

Renewable Heat Incentive Regulations 2011 Lord Marland to move that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 20 June be approved. 25th Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments, considered in Grand Committee on 12 July

Storage of Carbon Dioxide (Access to Infrastructure) Regulations 2011 Lord Marland to move that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 20 June be approved. 25th Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments, considered in Grand Committee on 12 July

Disclosure of State Pension Credit Information (Warm Home Discount) Regulations 2011 Lord Marland to move that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 23 June be approved. 25th Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments, considered in Grand Committee on 12 July

Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2011 Lord Marland to move that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 13 June be approved. 24th Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments, considered in Grand Committee on 12 July

Procedure of the House The Chairman of Committees to move that the 6th Report from the Select Committee (HL Paper 170) be agreed to.

†Localism Bill Committee (day 9) [Baroness Hanham] 15th and 16th Reports from the Delegated Powers Committee

Wednesday 20 July at 11.00am

*The Earl of Clancarty to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to encourage and support theatre within the regions.

*Lord Grocott to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many representations have been received from the public in response to the House of Lords Reform draft Bill and accompanying White Paper.

*Lord Roberts of Llandudno to ask Her Majesty’s Government what progress has been made in taking forward the inquiries into the practices and ethics of News International and other media organisations.

Lord McNally intends to move the following four motions en bloc: but if any Lord objects the motions must be moved separately to the extent desired.

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2011 Lord McNally to move that the draft Order laid before the House on 16 May be approved. 23rd Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments, considered in Grand Committee on 5 July

Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 (Commencement No. 3) Order 2011 Lord McNally to move that the draft Order laid before the House on 16 May be approved. 23rd Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments, considered in Grand Committee on 5 July

Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 (Amendment) Order 2011 Lord McNally to move that the draft Order laid before the House on 16 May be approved. 23rd Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments, considered in Grand Committee on 5 July

Land Registration (Network Access) (Amendment) Rules 2011 Lord McNally to move that the draft Rules laid before the House on 7 June be approved. 23rd Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments, considered in Grand Committee on 5 July

†Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill Third Reading [Baroness Browning]

It is expected that the Committee stage of the Localism Bill will conclude.

It is expected that the Grand Committee on the Education Bill will continue at 11.45am in the Moses Room and that it will conclude.

Select Committee Reports 

The date on which the report was published is in italics

Lord Hannay of Chiswick to move that this House takes note of the Report of the European Union Committee on Money laundering: data protection for suspicious activity reports (6th Report, HL Paper 82). 20 January 2011

Lord Bowness to move that this House takes note of the Report of the European Union Committee on The Workload of the Court of Justice of the European Union (14th Report, HL Paper 128). 6 April 2011

Lord Roper to move that this House takes note of the Report of the European Union Committee on The EU Financial Framework from 2014 (13th Report, HL Paper 125). 5 April 2011

Baroness O’Cathain to move that this House takes note of the Report of the European Union Committee on Re-launching the Single Market (15th Report, HL Paper 129). 4 April 2011

Baroness Young of Hornsey to move that this House takes note of the Report of the European Union Committee on Grassroots Sport and the European Union (16th Report, HL Paper 130). 6 April 2011

Motions for Debate 

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

Lord Dykes to call attention to the case for co-ordinated European Union defence policies; and to move for papers.

Lord Mawson to call attention to the case for a co-ordinated approach towards regeneration, in particular the new metropolitan districts in north west England and east London; and to move for papers.

Lord Selsdon to call attention to the future role of the Royal Navy; and to move for papers.

Lord Alton of Liverpool to call attention to the security situation on the Korean peninsula and the response of the international community; and to move for papers.

Lord Avebury to call attention to the human rights situation in Bahrain; and to move for papers.

Lord Kennedy of Southwark to call attention to the decline in numbers of police officers and police community support officers; and to move for papers.

The Earl of Clancarty to call attention to the case for increasing the amount of public space in the United Kingdom and improving access to it; 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.

Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer to call attention to the report of the Government Chief Scientific Adviser, Sir John Beddington, The Future of Food and Farming: Challenges and choices for global sustainability; and to move for papers.

Lord Desai to call attention to the challenges posed by multiculturalism, in particular how to accommodate practices of diverse faiths; and to move for papers.

Lord Rodgers of Quarry Bank to call attention to the decision taken by the House Committee and the Administration and Works Committee to end without report to or discussion in the chamber the daily delivery of Hansard to members living in London; and to move for papers.

Baroness Linklater of Butterstone to call attention to the work of secure children’s homes in reducing children’s reoffending and the impact of budget cuts; and to move for papers.

Lord Selsdon to call attention to the legacy of President Gorbachev and the development of democratic government; and to move for papers.

Baroness Stowell of Beeston to call attention to the report Opening Doors, Breaking Barriers: A Strategy for Social Mobility; and to move for papers.

Lord Risby to call attention to the 25th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear accident; and to move for papers.

Lord Kennedy of Southwark to call attention to proposals for the National Health Service; and to move for papers.

Lord Morris of Aberavon to move to resolve that this House instructs the Clerk of the Parliaments to seek the advice of the Attorney General on whether a Bill which provided for a change in the composition of this House, and in respect of which the provisions of section 2 of the Parliament Act 1911 had been complied with, would, having received Royal Assent, be an Act of Parliament and be capable of having legal effect.

Lord Fowler to call attention to the case for an independent inquiry into phone hacking by the press; and to move for papers.

Lord Plant of Highfield to call attention to the role of rating agencies in the international financial system; and to move for papers.

Lord Alderdice to call attention to the Humanitarian Emergency Response Review and the United Kingdom Government Response; and to move for papers.

Motions relating to Delegated Legislation 

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath to move that this House regrets that it is not clear from the Impact Assessment or Explanatory Memorandum of the Statement of Changes in Immigration Rules (HC 1148) how the findings from the consultation have fed into the development of the policy or the estimates of the costs and benefits of the changes. 35th Report from the Merits Committee

Lord Waddington to move that this House regrets that the Equality Act 2010 (Specific Duties) Regulations 2011 seem likely to reinforce the failure of equality law to take proper account of freedom of religion and conscience; and notes that the Regulations appear to burden further the public sector with unnecessary bureaucracy and target-setting and will in effect promote equality of outcomes rather than equality of opportunity.

Questions for Short Debate 

Time limit 1 hour or 1½ hours

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.

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

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 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.

Baroness Hooper to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the effects of the recent European Union trade agreement concerning banana imports, and its impact on African, Caribbean and Pacific banana producers.

Lord Dykes to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will take measures to increase the display of European Union flags alongside the national flag on official buildings in the United Kingdom.

Viscount Bridgeman to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the disparity between procedures for health professionals from outside the European Union seeking to practise in the United Kingdom and the requirements for those coming from within the European Union.

Lord Dholakia to ask Her Majesty’s Government what progress has been made in securing funding for the Women’s Community Projects established under the Diverting Women from Custody Programme, when Government funding ends in March 2011.

Lord Mitchell to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to improve interfaith dialogue in multicultural Britain.

Lord Dholakia to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is the impact of the Spending Review 2010 on the National Probation Service.

Baroness Cox to ask Her Majesty’s Government what provisions they are making to support Sudan following the referendum in January 2011.

Baroness Cox to ask Her Majesty’s Government how the recent election in Burma will affect their policy towards the pro-democracy movement and the provision of humanitarian aid.

Viscount Younger of Leckie to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to secure the future of sports in maintained schools in the context of Spending Review 2010.

Viscount Tenby to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their strategy to reduce casualties and promote safety on the roads.

Lord Dykes to ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they are taking regarding tax avoidance by business figures in the United Kingdom.

Baroness Tonge to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to promote paediatric continence.

Lord Faulkner of Worcester to ask Her Majesty’s Government how they view relations between the United Kingdom and Taiwan, and what plans they have to improve them.

Lord Parekh to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of economic, political and cultural relations between the United Kingdom and India.

Baroness Andrews to ask Her Majesty’s Government what proposals they have for promoting social enterprise.

Baroness Hussein-Ece to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the strategic importance of Turkey in Europe and the Middle East.

Viscount Waverley to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the progress of democracy in Nigeria, and whether Nigeria is best served by the current form of its political structures.

Lord Luce to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the stability of the region of Yemen, the Horn of Africa and the Indian Ocean.

Lord Rotherwick to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the range of provisions and facilities for general aviation.

Lord Hylton to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the current situation in Kosovo.

Baroness Benjamin to ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they have taken to reduce the number of imprisoned mothers with their infants; and what alternative plans they have to address this situation.

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the violence against Egypt’s Coptic minority.

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the security situation on the Korean peninsula and the response of the international community.

Lord Judd to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the political situation in Chechnya and the North Caucasus, and its implications for global security.

Lord Patel to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the report by the Academy of Medical Sciences A new pathway for the regulation and governance of health research.

Baroness Greenfield to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the impact of digital technologies on the mind.

Lord Kakkar to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the impact of the European Union on healthcare in the United Kingdom.

Baroness Wheeler to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to address variations in health and social care support for people after stroke identified in the Care Quality Commission’s special review, Supporting Life After Stroke.

Lord Crisp to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the work of the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisations; and what their plans are to support it.

Lord Addington to ask Her Majesty’s Government what proposals they have to ensure that the quality of teaching of school-age sport increases the levels of participation in sport in later life.

Lord Wills to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to change the regulations governing experiments on animals.

Lord Boateng to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to secure the future of Citizens Advice Bureaux in the Big Society, in light of the reductions in funding.

Lord Kennedy of Southwark to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the levels of interest charged by, and the practices of, certain loan and credit companies.

Lord Dubs to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the recent report by the British-Irish Parliamentary Assembly on The Irish community in Britain: follow-up report.

Lord Patel to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the availability of radiotherapy treatment for patients with cancers and how that affects outcomes in cancer patients.

Lord Touhig to ask Her Majesty’s Government what measures in the Health and Social Care Bill will ensure early diagnosis of dementia.

Lord Harrison to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the United Kingdom’s relationship with Morocco.

The Earl of Shrewsbury to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the impact Council Directive 1999/74/EC will have on the competitiveness of the United Kingdom egg industry from 1 January 2012.

Lord Chidgey to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to assist the governments of south and north Sudan to consolidate the rule of law and to strengthen democratic and transparent governance and adherence to human rights following their separation into two countries on 9 July.

Lord Hylton to ask Her Majesty’s Government how relations with Pakistan have been affected by the end of military rule.

Lord Davies of Stamford to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they intend to introduce any legal impediment or sanction on the payment of ransoms to pirates or terrorists in Somalia or elsewhere.

Lord Low of Dalston to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the impact of Government policies on disabled people.

Lord Luke to ask Her Majesty’s Government what proposals they have for improving the teaching of history in schools.

Lord Empey to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have for improving transport links between London and the regions.

Baroness Young of Hornsey to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the role that the arts and cultural and creative industries can play in international development, particularly in the Commonwealth.

Lord Alderdice to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the Strategic Foresight Group’s report The Blue Peace on transforming water from a source of conflict into a basis for co-operation in the Middle East.

Lord St John of Fawsley to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the importance of the ecumenical movement to promote understanding and tolerance between different churches and different faiths.

Lord Wigley to ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have held with Ministers of the National Assembly for Wales relating to year-end financial flexibility.

Lord Lexden to ask Her Majesty’s Government how they will encourage the rebalancing of the Northern Ireland economy in order to stimulate private sector growth.

Baroness Massey of Darwen to ask Her Majesty’s Government what account they will take of the Faculty of Public Health Report Thinking Ahead: Why we need to improve children’s mental health and wellbeing in planning prioritisation for children’s services.

Lord German to ask Her Majesty’s Government what changes they propose to the requirements for pension fund managers to disclose environmental, social and governance policies.

Lord Adonis to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the possibility of extending the proposed High Speed 2 railway from Birmingham to Manchester, the East Midlands, Sheffield and Leeds with appropriate connections beyond to the West and East Coast Mainlines.

Baroness Linklater of Butterstone to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the impact of budget cuts on the work of secure children’s homes in reducing children’s reoffending rates.

Lord Ahmed to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of human rights and the political situation in Saudi Arabia.

Lord Hennessy of Nympsfield to ask Her Majesty’s Government how extensions in the scope of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and their transparency agenda will affect the availability of government records to the public.

The Earl of Glasgow to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to establish a legal right for the terminally ill to choose how, when and where they will die, without legal ramifications for anyone assisting them.

Baroness Stowell of Beeston to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to implement the recommendations of the report Opening Doors, Breaking Barriers: A Strategy for Social Mobility and further develop their policies in this area.

The Earl of Listowel to ask Her Majesty’s Government how they are meeting the mental health needs of children in the care of local authorities.

Baroness Harris of Richmond to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the final report of the Independent Monitoring Commission for Northern Ireland.

Lord Dholakia to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the International Labour Organisation report Decent work for domestic workers.

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon to ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they are taking to support the victims of sex trafficking.

The Lord Bishop of Ripon and Leeds to ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they will take to support the work of voluntary groups receiving public funding in deprived areas in the light of cuts in local authority budgets.

Lord Lamont of Lerwick to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of their involvement in the European Financial Stability Mechanism and the consequences of the eurozone debt costs for the United Kingdom economy.

Lord Hunt of Chesterton to ask Her Majesty’s Government how they can enhance the United Kingdom’s role in United Nations specialised agencies through clarifying objectives and better communications.

Lord Flight to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the debt problems of Greece, Ireland and Portugal and of the United Kingdom’s potential obligations to provide financial support.

Lord German to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the issues arising from the common law nature of the concept of fiduciary duty.

Lord Ponsonby of Shulbrede to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have for developing the role of the magistracy in the Big Society.

Lord Burnett to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have for the future of the Fraud Investigation Service of the Department for Work and Pensions and other government anti-fraud agencies.

Baroness Cumberlege to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the Royal College of Physicians’ audit of falls and bone health in older people, bearing in mind the increase in cases of osteoporosis.

The Countess of Mar to ask Her Majesty’s Government, in the light of the statement on behalf of the co-authors of the Medical Research Council PACE Trial paper that it "does not purport to be studying Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)/myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME)", (a) whether the trial has met the objectives set for it, (b) of what value the study will be to those suffering from CFS/ME, and (c) what impact the findings of the PACE trial will have on (1) the eligibility of patients suffering from CFS/ME to claim social security benefits, and (2) the dependence of medical practitioners and others upon the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence guidelines for CFS/ME.

Lord Burnett to ask Her Majesty’s Government what are the effects of paramedical intervention in the National Health Service.

Lord Thomas of Gresford to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the impact of current and proposed wind farms and their supporting infrastructures on the communities and landscape of mid-Wales and Shropshire.

Viscount Waverley to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the United Kingdom’s current relationship with Mongolia.

Baroness Falkner of Margravine to ask Her Majesty’s Government how they intend to implement the results of their consultation on their strategy for Building Stability Overseas.

Baroness Tyler of Enfield to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to promote and measure wellbeing and what role public policy should play in shaping national wellbeing.

Lord Noon to ask Her Majesty’s Government what are the implications for integration and extremism in the United Kingdom of their Prevent strategy.

Lord Fowler to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to measure the extent of phone hacking by newspapers.

Baroness Jenkin of Kennington to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the environmental and economic impact of feeding food waste to livestock.

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the United Kingdom’s relationship with Azerbaijan and the South Caucasus. [I]Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
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Lord Alderdice to ask Her Majesty’s Government what progress they have made in implementing the commitments made in their Response to the Humanitarian Emergency Response Review.

Questions for Written Answer 

Tabled on 14 July and due for answer by 28 July.

Lord Ramsbotham to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord McNally on 23 June (WA 349), whether disciplinary action was taken following the report into the incident of self-harm at HMP Woodhill on 18 April commissioned by the Governor.   HL11170

Lord Ramsbotham to ask Her Majesty’s Government what anti-corruption measures and procedures are currently in place in the prison service; and what is their estimate of the level of corruption in the prison service.   HL11171

Baroness Grey-Thompson to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to ensure that there are an adequate number of wheelchair accessible hotel rooms available for the visiting public during the Olympic and Paralympic Games.   HL11172

Baroness Grey-Thompson to ask Her Majesty’s Government when they will report on the pilot studies undertaken on what sports would be included for disabled athletes competing at the United Kingdom School Games.   HL11173

Lord Avebury to ask the Chairman of Committees whether he will make netbooks available as an alternative to laptops for Members.   HL11174

Baroness Harris of Richmond to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have for the disposal of the Fuchs Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Reconnaissance Vehicles.   HL11175

Baroness Harris of Richmond to ask Her Majesty’s Government when they will make an announcement on the future arrangements for a chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear capability.   HL11176

Lord Rooker to ask Her Majesty’s Government what financial support is available to facilitate the co-ordination of local government services at national level in providing information to central government departments at times of incidents and emergencies.   HL11177

Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to ensure that the countries of North and South Sudan reach an equitable and transparent agreement on Sudan’s oil wealth.   HL11178

Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead to ask Her Majesty’s Government what measures they are taking to support the government of South Sudan to manage its oil wealth in a transparent and accountable way, which meets the needs of the people of South Sudan.   HL11179

Lord Boswell of Aynho to ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they are taking to reduce the discrepancy between the total of national insurance numbers issued and the numbers of active workers or retired people registered in the system.   HL11180

Lord Empey to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they are in negotiations with the government of Argentina over the future exploitation of any oil deposits that may be found in waters around the Falkland Islands.   HL11181

Lord Empey to ask Her Majesty’s Government what communications they have received in the past year from foreign governments concerning the future of the Falkland Islands.   HL11182

Lord Empey to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have received any representations from the government of the United States about the future of the Falkland Islands.   HL11183

Lord Empey to ask Her Majesty’s Government who is responsible for the issue of licences permitting the exploration for minerals in waters surrounding the Falkland Islands.   HL11184

Lord Empey to ask Her Majesty’s Government when they last received representations from the United Nations concerning the Falkland Islands.   HL11185

Lord Roberts of Llandudno to ask Her Majesty’s Government how they will expand the variety of work experience placements offered to students in secondary schools.   HL11186

Lord Roberts of Llandudno to ask Her Majesty’s Government how they will encourage young people to vote, particularly those who have not expressed any interest in politics.   HL11187

Lord Roberts of Llandudno to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to encourage (a) young people to enter further education, and (b) the availability of apprenticeships. 
   HL11188

Lord Roberts of Llandudno to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to reduce the bullying of children with learning disabilities.   HL11189

Lord Roberts of Llandudno to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many citizens of other European Union countries have claimed welfare benefits from their own country of origin while residing in the United Kingdom.   HL11190

Lord Roberts of Llandudno to ask the Chairman of Committees whether the House of Lords Administration will increase the number of work experience placements offered within the House of Lords.   HL11191

Lord Kennedy of Southwark to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Henley on 21 June (WA 279), what was the variation agreed in the project "Marine Protected Areas–gathering / developing and accessing the data for the planning of a network of marine conservation zones"; and for what reasons.   HL11192

Lord Kennedy of Southwark to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Henley on 21 June (WA 279), what was the variation agreed in the project "An investigation into the potential formation of and removal of nitrosamines in drinking water treatment"; and for what reasons.   HL11193

Lord Kennedy of Southwark to ask Her Majesty’s Government further to the Written Answer by Lord Henley on 21 June (WA 279), what was the variation agreed in the project "UK eutrophying and acidifying atmospheric pollutants (UKEAP)"; and for what reasons.   HL11194

Lord Kennedy of Southwark to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Henley on 21 June (WA 279), what was the variation agreed in the project "DEFRA pH monitoring project"; and for what reasons.   HL11195

Lord Kennedy of Southwark to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Henley on 21 June (WA 279), what was the variation agreed in the project "Economics of organic farming 2009/10 to 2010/11"; and for what reasons.   HL11196

Lord Kennedy of Southwark to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Henley on 21 June (WA 279), what was the variation agreed in the project "Research into noise and vibration from building mounted micro-turbines"; and for what reasons.   HL11197

Lord Myners to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the assumption used by the European Banking Authority in its stress test of major European and United Kingdom banks that all sovereign debt issued by European Union countries should be assumed to be unimpaired and of identical value.   HL11198

Lord Myners to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Sassoon on 7 July (WA 89), what are the tools available to hold the banks to the published lending commitments they made under Project Merlin.   HL11199

Lord Myners to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the conclusion of the Bank for International Settlements that the current proposals under Solvency II are likely to have a significant adverse effect on the availability of equity finance for small and medium-sized enterprises and infrastructure.   HL11200

Lord Myners to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Sassoon on 7 July (WA 89), whether the Bank of England has the authority to share detailed information on the compliance of each individual bank with Project Merlin with Ministers.   HL11201

Lord Myners to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the Court of the Bank of England has had any formal discussion of the performance of the Bank during the Financial Crisis without the Governor and Deputy Governors being present.   HL11202

Lord Myners to ask Her Majesty’s Government which body will determine the activities in which a ring-fenced retail bank can engage under the interim proposals made by the Independent Commission on Banking.   HL11203

Viscount Waverley to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will publish the recently submitted business plan by Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Mongolia.   HL11204

Lord Boateng to ask Her Majesty’s Government what papers they hold, not including those already released to the National Archives, about Dr Kwame Nkrumah.   HL11205

Lord Boateng to ask Her Majesty’s Government what criteria they use to determine whether documents relating to individuals involved in independence movements in the United Kingdom’s former colonies are released to the National Archives.   HL11206

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of reports of the aerial bombardment by the armed forces of the Republic of the Sudan in the Nuba Mountains.   HL11207

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will refer the bomb attack on the hospital north of Kauda Valley in Southern Kordofan to the International Criminal Court for investigation.   HL11208

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will place the situation in Southern Kordofan before the United Nations Security Council, and call for a discussion of the implications of the withdrawal of the United Nations peacekeeping force from the Republic of the Sudan’s border areas by the end of next month.   HL11209

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the air bombings in Darfur and Southern Kordofan; and whether they intend to ask the United Nations Security Council for the creation of a no-fly zone.   HL11210

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of (a) United Nations’ and local estimates of the numbers of people displaced in Darfur between January and April of this year; and (b) the humanitarian and security implications for Darfur.   HL11211

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the number of bombing raids on Darfur by the government of Sudan during 2010, and to the end of April 2011.   HL11212

Lord Moonie to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many people were convicted last year of offences which included using a mobile phone while driving.   HL11213

Lord Moonie to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many people were convicted last year of breaching the smoking ban.   HL11214

Lord Moonie to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many people were convicted last year of breaching the hunting ban.   HL11215

Lord Moonie to ask Her Majesty’s Government when they will submit test cases (Pathfinders) to the United States State Department in connection with the United States-United Kingdom Defence Trade Co-operation Treaty.   HL11216

Lord Moonie to ask Her Majesty’s Government when the European Union Directive on cross-border competition for defence goods will come into effect.   HL11217

Lord Moonie to ask Her Majesty’s Government how they plan to exercise the prerogative of national security in excluding non-United Kingdom companies from defence procurements under Article 346 of the Lisbon Treaty.   HL11218

Lord Inglewood to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have for the regulatory regime for the media while the inquiries into phone hacking and media ethics are taking place; and how they will ensure that any changes they may propose are targeted at the abuses which have occurred.   HL11219

Baroness Gale to ask Her Majesty’s Government what they estimate is the level and cost of bed-blocking in the National Health Service in England.   HL11220

Lord Dubs to ask Her Majesty’s Government how they will ensure that consumers who cannot receive superfast broadband will be offered broadband by some alternative technology if Ofcom does not include a 99 per cent population coverage obligation in one of the forthcoming 4G spectrum licences to be awarded next year.   HL11221

Lord Dubs to ask Her Majesty’s Government what estimate has been made of the proportion of the population of Cumbria who will have access to (a) conventional fixed, (b) superfast, (c) wireless, and (d) satellite broadband services, by 2015.   HL11222

Lord Dubs to ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have had with Ofcom about introducing a coverage obligation of (a) 98 per cent, and (b) 99 per cent, for the forthcoming auction of 4G spectrum licences.   HL11223

Lord Dubs to ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have had on introducing a coverage obligation of (a) 98 per cent, and (b) 99 per cent, for each separate nation in the forthcoming auction of 4G spectrum licences.   HL11224

Lord Dubs to ask Her Majesty’s Government when 4G wireless broadband minimum target speeds of at least two megabits per second will be available to consumers who are not to be offered superfast broadband under Ofcom’s current spectrum criteria.   HL11225

Lord Dubs to ask Her Majesty’s Government what proportion of the United Kingdom population will have access to (a) conventional fixed, (b) superfast, (c) wireless, and (d) satellite, broadband services by 2015.   HL11226

Lord Harrison to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to assist British companies who are yet to receive payment from the government of India for contracts relating to the 2010 Commonwealth Games.   HL11227

Lord Kilclooney to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether electricity generators in the two United Kingdom sovereign bases in Cyprus can be used to supplement the electricity supply of southern Cyprus.   HL11228

Lord Kilclooney to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether electricity generators in the two United Kingdom sovereign bases in Cyprus have been affected by the recent explosion in the Greek Cypriot administrated part of Cyprus.   HL11229

Lord Kilclooney to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the public inquiry into phone hacking and media ethics headed by Lord Justice Leverson will be able to investigate (a) contact between Government Ministers with the main daily newspapers in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, and (b) the contacts between the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland and the Independent Newspaper and Media Group.   HL11230

Lord Willis of Knaresborough to ask Her Majesty’s Government when they will lay before Parliament regulations to establish the Special Health Authority to accommodate the National Research Ethics Service; and when it will be fully operational.   HL11231

Lord Willis of Knaresborough to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many staff are employed by the National Research Ethics Service; and how many of those posts are covered by locum, agency or other temporary staff.   HL11232

Lord Willis of Knaresborough to ask Her Majesty’s Government how they will protect the United Kingdom ethical review process after the National Research Ethics Service is replaced by the Special Health Authority.   HL11233

Lord Willis of Knaresborough to ask Her Majesty’s Government (a) what is the proposed timescale for the setting up of the new Health Research Regulatory Agency; (b) what functions currently carried out by other bodies will be transferred into that Agency; and (c) what is the proposed timescale for such transfers.   HL11234

Lord Willis of Knaresborough to ask Her Majesty’s Government what will happen to the current functions of the National Patient Safety Agency when it closes in 2012.   HL11235

Lord Willis of Knaresborough to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many staff are employed by the Human Tissue Authority and the Human Embryo and Fertilisation Authority; and how many posts of those are currently filled by locum, agency or temporary staff.   HL11236

Lord Clement-Jones to ask Her Majesty’s Government what powers Sport England has to remove or withdraw funding from a national governing body for sport where there is proof of misconduct or anti-competitive behaviour.   HL11237

Lord Clement-Jones to ask Her Majesty’s Government when they plan to facilitate a meeting with the Amateur Swimming Association, Sport England, Skills Active and the Swimming Teachers’ Association to resolve the matter of coaching versus teaching.   HL11238

Lord Clement-Jones to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is the route for complaint and resolution where there are grounds to suspect anti-competitive behaviour, including intentional misinformation, by a national governing body for sport.   HL11239

Lord Clement-Jones to ask Her Majesty’s Government how they will ensure that competition and choice remain in the swimming teacher training market.   HL11240

Lord Clement-Jones to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to review the operational conduct of the Amateur Swimming Association in the light of evidence suggesting anti-competitive behaviour in its communication with local authorities.   HL11241

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government what representations they have made to the government of the Republic of Ireland concerning the issuing of pardons to those former members of the Irish army who were court martialled and had their rights to state employment and benefit, including pensions, removed because they joined the Crown forces during World War II.   HL11242

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the outsourcing companies Tata Consultancy Services, Wipro, Infosys and Cognizant Technology Services, when seconding workers to the United Kingdom and seeking intra-company transfer visas, have agreed scale rates with HM Revenue and Customs to cover subsistence, accommodation and business travel-related expense payments made to their seconded employees; if so, whether they will publish those scales; and what are the proportions allowed for each type of payment.   HL11243

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government how they plan to encourage enterprise amongst young people including through financial and communication incentives.   HL11244

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Wallace of Tankerness on 11 July (WA 119), what role stannary law plays in Cornwall, in the light of the primacy of law passed by the United Kingdom Parliament.   HL11245

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether Ministers are required to publish impact assessments of changes to immigration policy without amendment; and whether they are entitled to add a dissenting view if they so desire.   HL11246

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government how much funding the financial institutions in which UK Financial Investments Ltd has an interest have made available to start-up companies in the past year.   HL11247

Baroness Byford to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many tonnes of milk products have been exported for each of the past seven years.   HL11248

Lord Craig of Radley to ask Her Majesty’s Government why British recipients are not permitted to wear the Pingat Jasa Malaysia medal awarded by the King and government of Malaysia to British and Commonwealth Forces who served in Malaysia during the Malayan Emergency and the Malaysian-Indonesian confrontation periods, when it may be worn by recipients in other Commonwealth countries.   HL11249

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the basic background check on Mr Coulson referred to by the Prime Minister in his press conference on 8 July related to his appointment as the Prime Minister’s Director of Communications; if so, which company was commissioned and on what date, what were its results and at what cost to public funds; and if not, what further checks were carried out in respect of that appointment, when, and by whom.   HL11250

Questions unanswered after 10 working days 

9 May (23 May)

HL9011 Lord Berkeley [DfT]

17 May (1 June)

HL9307 Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer [HO]

23 May (7 June)

HL9475 Lord Harries of Pentregarth [HO]

24 May (8 June)

HL9577 Lord Lucas [DfT]

6 June (20 June)

HL9631 Lord Berkeley [DfT]

HL9633 Lord Berkeley [DfT]

HL9649 Baroness Valentine [DfT]

7 June (21 June)

HL9723 Viscount Astor [HO]

HL9724 Viscount Astor [HO]

13 June (27 June)

HL9986 Lord Lester of Herne Hill [HO]

16 June (30 June)

HL10192 Lord Avebury [HO]

20 June (4 July)

HL10215 Lord Hunt of Chesterton [HO]

HL10270 Lord Grocott [CO]

21 June (5 July)

HL10299 Lord Kennedy of Southwark [DfT]

HL10322 Lord Marlesford [HO]

HL10323 Lord Marlesford [HO]

HL10324 Lord Marlesford [HO]

HL10325 Lord Marlesford [HO]

22 June (6 July)

HL10397 Lord Tyler [HO]

27 June (11 July)

HL10485 Lord Lester of Herne Hill [HO]

28 June (12 July)

HL10555 Lord Tebbit [DfT]

HL10588 Lord Kennedy of Southwark [HO]

29 June (13 July)

HL10659 Lord Willis of Knaresborough [DfE]

30 June (14 July)

HL10671 Lord Kennedy of Southwark [HO]

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

[CO] 1

[DfE] 1

[DfT] 7

[HO] 15

Bills in Progress 

Type of Bill

To be considered

Waiting for Second Reading

Finance (No. 3) (Scottish Parliament Legislative Consent Motion)

Government

18 July

Supply and Appropriation (Main Estimates) (Money Bill-7 July)

Government

18 July

European Union Membership (Economic Implications) [HL]

Private Member’s

Referendum (European Union) [HL]

Private Member’s

Torture (Damages) [HL]

Private Member’s

Electric Personal Vehicles (Use on Highways) [HL]

Private Member’s

Human Trafficking (Further Provisions and Support for Victims) [HL]

Private Member’s

Coinage (Measurement)

Private Member’s

15 July

Mental Health (Discrimination) [HL]

Private Member’s

Arbitration and Mediation Services (Equality) Bill [HL]

Private Member’s

Welfare Reform

Government

Social Care Portability [HL]

Private Member’s

Scotland (Scottish Parliament Legislative Consent Motion)

Government

Marine Navigation [HL]

Private Member’s

Sovereign Grant

Government

Transport for London [HL]

Private

Waiting for Commitment

Defamation [HL]

Private Member’s

Committed to an Unopposed Bill Committee

City of London (Various Powers) [HL]

Private

Committed to a Special Public Bill Committee

Consumer Insurance (Disclosure and Representations) [HL] (Law Commission Bill)

Government

Committed to a Select Committee

City of Westminster [HL]

Private

Leeds City Council

Private

Reading Borough Council

Private

Canterbury City Council

Private

Nottingham City Council

Private

Committed to a Grand Committee

Education

Government

18 July

Armed Forces

Government

Committed to a Committee of the Whole House

House of Lords Reform [HL]

Private Member’s

Marine Navigation Aids [HL]

Private Member’s

Rehabilitation of Offenders (Amendment) [HL]

Private Member’s

15 July

Live Music [HL]

Private Member’s

15 July

Localism

Government

19 July

Wind Turbines (Minimum Distance from Residential Premises) [HL]

Private Member’s

Demonstrations in the Vicinity of Parliament (Removal of Authorisation Requirements) [HL]

Private Member’s

Devolution (Time) [HL]

Private Member’s

Remembrance Sunday (Closure of Shops) [HL]

Private Member’s

Parliament Square (Management) [HL]

Private Member’s

Re-committed to a Committee of the Whole House

Charities [HL]

(Consolidation Bill)Government

Waiting for Third Reading

Dog Control [HL]

Private Member’s

Police Reform and Social Responsibility

Government

20 July

Sent to the Commons

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

Private Member’s

Re-Export Controls [HL]

Private Member’s

Energy [HL]

Government

Building Regulations (Review) [HL]

Private Member’s

Pensions [HL] (Northern Ireland Assembly Legislative Consent Motion)

Government

Public Bodies [HL] (Northern Ireland Assembly Legislative Consent Motion)

Government

London Local Authorities [HL]

Private

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

Private

Transport for London (Supplemental Toll Provisions) [HL]

Private

Waiting for Consideration of Commons Reasons

Fixed-term Parliaments

Government

18 July

Waiting for Royal Assent

European Union

Government

19 July

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 Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010 (Consequential Modifications of Enactments) Order 2011

Draft Medicines Act 1968 (Pharmacy) Order 2011

Referred to a Grand Committee and Waiting for Affirmative Resolution

Draft International Renewable Energy Agency (Legal Capacities) Order 2011

Draft Criminal Justice and Licensing (Scotland) Act 2010 (Consequential Provisions and Modifications) Order 2011

Considered in Grand Committee and Waiting for Affirmative Resolution

Draft Land Registration (Network Access) (Amendment) Rules 2011

20 July

Draft Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2011

20 July

Draft Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 (Commencement No. 3) Order 2011

20 July

Draft Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 (Amendment) Order 2011

20 July

Draft Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2011

19 July

Draft Renewable Heat Incentive (Amendment to the Energy Act 2008) Regulations 2011

19 July

Draft Renewable Heat Incentive Regulations 2011

19 July

Draft Storage of Carbon Dioxide (Access to Infrastructure) Regulations 2011

19 July

Draft Disclosure of State Pension Credit Information (Warm Home Discount) Regulations 2011

19 July

Waiting for Affirmative Resolution

Draft Insolvency Act 1986 (Disqualification from Parliament) Order 2011

Draft Landfill (Maximum Landfill Amount) Regulations 2011

Draft Construction Contracts (England) Exclusion Order 2011

Draft Scheme for Construction Contracts (England and Wales) Regulations 1998 (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2011

Draft Equality Act 2010 (Specific Duties) Regulations 2011

Draft Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Carrying on Regulated Activities by Way of Business) (Amendment) Order 2011

Draft Weights and Measures (Specified Quantities) (Unwrapped Bread and Intoxicating Liquor) Order 2011

Draft First-tier Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) Fees Order 2011

Negative Instruments 

Instruments reported by the Merits of Statutory Instruments Committee

Praying time expires

To be considered

35th Report

Statement of Changes in Immigration Rules (HC 1148)

6 September

National Policy Statements 

Scrutiny time expires

Consideration

Proposed National Policy Statement for Hazardous Waste

20 October

Remedial Orders in Progress under Schedule 2 to the Human Rights Act 1998 

The date in brackets is the date of expiry of the statutory period

Proposal for order under paragraph 3 referred to the Joint Committee on Human Rights

Proposal for the Draft Sexual Offences Act 2003 (Remedial) Order 2011 [14 October]

Urgent order Waiting for Affirmative Resolution

Terrorism Act 2000 (Remedial) Order 2011 [14 October] 14th Report

Committees 

Unless otherwise indicated, Committees meet in the Lords’ rooms in the Committee Corridor. 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.

Monday 18 July

Draft Defamation Bill

Joint Committee

4.00pm

Human Rights

Joint Committee

4.00pm

European Union

EU Sub-Committee B Internal Market, Energy and Transport

4.00pm

Tuesday 19 July

Science and Technology

Select Committee

9.50am

HIV and AIDS in the United Kingdom

Select Committee

10.00am

European Union

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

10.30am

Communications

Select Committee

3.15pm

Merits of Statutory Instruments

Select Committee

3.30pm

European Union

Select Committee

3.30pm

Economic Affairs

Select Committee

3.30pm

Wednesday 20 July

Constitution

Select Committee

10.00am

European Union

EU Sub-Committee F Home Affairs

10.30am

European Union

EU Sub-Committee E Justice and Institutions

12 noon

Wednesday 7 September

European Union

EU Sub-Committee D Agriculture, Fisheries and Environment

10.30am

Thursday 8 September

European Union

EU Sub-Committee G Social Policies and Consumer Protection

9.30am

Monday 12 September

National Security Strategy

Joint Committee

4.00pm

Tuesday 13 September

Works of Art

Domestic Committee

4.15pm
in Committee Room G

Wednesday 14 September

Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform

Select Committee

10.30am

Statutory Instruments

Joint Committee

3.45pm

Minutes of Proceedings of Thursday 14 July 2011 

The House met at 11.00am.

Prayers were read by the Lord Bishop of Chester.

1 Leave of Absence Leave of absence was granted to Lord Carter of Barnes for the remainder of this Parliament.

Public Business

2 Young people: creative industries A question was asked by Baroness Jones of Whitchurch and answered by Baroness Wilcox.

3 Schools: homophobic bullying A question was asked by Lord Collins of Highbury and answered by Lord Hill of Oareford.

4 Health: diabetes A question was asked by Lord Morris of Manchester and answered by Earl Howe.

5 Railways: Thameslink A question was asked by Lord Kennedy of Southwark and answered by Earl Attlee.

6 Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act 2002 (Juxtaposed Controls) (Amendment) Order 2011 Lord De Mauley moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 23 May be approved. The motion was agreed to.

7 Immigration (Provision of Physical Data) (Amendment) Regulations 2011 Lord De Mauley moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 23 May be approved. The motion was agreed to.

8 Legislative Reform (Epping Forest) Order 2011 Lord De Mauley moved that the draft Legislative Reform Order laid before the House on 21 March be approved. The motion was agreed to.

9 National Minimum Wage (Amendment) Regulations 2011 Lord De Mauley moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 13 June be approved. The motion was agreed to.

10 National Minimum Wage (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2011 Lord De Mauley moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 20 June be approved. The motion was agreed to.

11 Equality Act 2010 (Work on Ships and Hovercraft) Regulations 2011 Earl Attlee moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 13 May be approved. The motion was agreed to.

12 Criminal Procedure (Legal Assistance, Detention and Appeals) (Scotland) Act 2010 (Consequential Provisions) Order 2011 Lord Wallace of Tankerness moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 9 June be approved. The motion was agreed to.

13 Adoption and Children (Scotland) Act 2007 (Consequential Modifications) Order 2011 Lord Wallace of Tankerness moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 10 June be approved. The motion was agreed to.

14 Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill The report stage was continued, beginning with amendment 244A. Amendments 244A and 305ZB were disagreed to (see division lists 1 and 2). Amendments were agreed to. The report stage was adjourned.

15 Energy: electricity supply licences Lord Lucas moved that this House regrets that the draft Modifications to the Standard Conditions of Electricity Supply Licences disappoint the legitimate expectations of businesses who placed reliance on Government announcements as to the availability and amount of subsidy, and favours the least efficient forms of solar electricity generation. After debate, the motion was withdrawn.

The House adjourned. The House resumed.

16 Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill The report stage was continued, beginning with amendment 306. Amendments 306ZC and 306A were disagreed to (see division lists 3 and 4). Amendments were agreed to. A motion that Baroness Tonge be no longer heard was agreed to. The bill, as amended, was ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 86)

17 Sovereign Grant Bill A bill to make provision for the honour and dignity of the Crown and the Royal Family; make provisions about allowances and pensions under the Civil List Acts of 1837 and 1952; and for connected purposes was brought from the Commons. It was read a first time and ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 87)

18 Sovereign Grant Bill The Explanatory Notes on the bill were ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 87–EN)

19 Privacy and injunctions A message was brought from the Commons that they concur with the resolution of this House of 27 June relating to a Joint Committee to consider privacy and injunctions, including:

(1) how the statutory and common law on privacy and the use of anonymity injunctions and super-injunctions has operated in practice;

(2) how best to strike the balance between privacy and freedom of expression, in particular how best to determine whether there is a public interest in material concerning people’s private and family life;

(3) issues relating to the enforcement of anonymity injunctions and super-injunctions, including the internet, cross-border jurisdiction within the United Kingdom, parliamentary privilege and the rule of law; and

(4) issues relating to media regulation in this context, including the role of the Press Complaints Commission and the Office of Communications (OFCOM);

and that they have made the following orders:

That the Committee should report by 29 February 2012.

That a Select Committee of thirteen Members be appointed to join with the Committee appointed by the Lords.

That the Committee shall have power- 
(i) to send for persons, papers and records; 
(ii) to sit notwithstanding any adjournment of the House; 
(iii) to report from time to time; 
(iv) to appoint specialist advisers; and 
(v) to adjourn from place to place within the United Kingdom.

20 Localism Bill After debate, the bill was further considered in Committee, beginning with amendment 148ZZBB. The House resumed after amendment 148ZZBC.

The House adjourned at 7.38pm until Friday 15 July at 10.00am.

David Beamish

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 Health-Healthy Lives, Healthy People–Update and way forward: Policy Statement and report of progress made.    (8134)

2 Children-Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Children’s Workforce Development Council.
     (-)

3 Departmental Performance-

(1) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of HM Treasury.    (-)

(2) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the NHS Pension Scheme and NHS Compensation for Premature Retirement.    (-)

(3) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Asset Protection Agency.    (-)

(4) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Department of Energy and Climate Change.    (-)

(5) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of UK Trade and Investment.    (-)

(6) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Government Equalities Office.    (-)

Affirmative Instruments

The following instruments were laid before the House for approval by resolution:

1 Draft Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010 (Consequential Modifications of Enactments) Order 2011, laid under the Scotland Act 1998.

2 Draft Medicines Act 1968 (Pharmacy) Order 2011, laid under the Medicines Act 1968.

Negative Instruments

The following instruments were laid before the House:

1 Social Security (Miscellaneous Amendments) (No. 2) Regulations 2011, laid under the Social Security Contributions and Benefits Act 1992.   (1707)

2 Humber Bridge (Debts) Order 2011, laid under the Humber Bridge (Debts) Act 1996.   (1718)

3 Justices of the Peace Act 1949 (Compensation) (Revocation) Regulations 2011, laid under the Courts Act 2003.   (1721)

National Policy Statement

The following proposed National Policy Statement was laid before the House under section 9(2) of the Planning Act 2008:

Proposed National Policy Statement for Hazardous Waste.

Papers not subject to Parliamentary Proceedings

The following papers were laid before the House:

1 (1) Syria (Restrictive Measures) (Overseas Territories) Order 2011   (1678)

(2) Egypt (Restrictive Measures) (Overseas Territories) Order 2011   (1679)

laid under the Saint Helena Act 1833.

2 (1) Accounts for 2010–11 of the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (DSTL), together with the Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General

(2) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of Companies House

(3) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

laid under the Government Trading Funds Act 1973.

3 (1) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the UK Film Council Group and Lottery

(2) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the English Sports Council grant-in-aid and National Lottery Distribution Fund

laid under the National Lottery etc. Act 1993.

4 (1) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Environment Agency

(2) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Environment Agency Active Pension Fund

(3) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Environment Agency Closed Pension Fund

(4) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of Sir John Soane’s Museum

laid under the Government Resources and Accounts Act 2000 (Audit of Public Bodies) Order 2003.

5 (1) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Great Britain China Centre

(2) Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of Firebuy Limited

(3) Report and Accounts for 2008–9 of the English Institute of Sport Limited

(4) Report and Accounts for 2009–10 of the English Institute of Sport Limited

(5) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the English Institute of Sport Limited

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

6 (1) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the National Maritime Museum

(2) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Imperial War Museum

laid under the Museums and Galleries Act 1992.

7 (1) Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of Monitor, the Independent Regulator of NHS Foundation Trusts

(2) Consolidated Accounts for 2010–11 of the NHS Foundation Trusts

laid under the National Health Service Act 2006.

8 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Economic and Social Research Council, laid under the Science and Technology Act 1965.

9 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority, laid under the Atomic Energy Act 1954.

10 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of Consumer Focus, laid under the Consumers, Estate Agents and Redress Act 2007.

11 Report and Accounts for 2010 of the Engineering Construction Industry Training Board, laid under the Industrial Training Act 1982.

12 Third Report for the period 16 November 2008 to 15 November 2010 on Progress towards the sustainability of the building stock in England and Wales, laid under the Sustainable and Secure Buildings Act 2004.

13 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Office for Tenants and Social Landlords, laid under the Housing and Regeneration Act 2008.

14 Report for 2010–11 on the operation of the Social Fund, laid under the Social Security Administration Act 1992.

15 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Local Better Regulation Office, laid under the Regulatory Enforcement and Sanctions 2008.

16 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Independent Police Complaints Commission, laid under the Police Reform Act 2002.

17 Accounts for 2010–11 of Funds in Court in England and Wales, together with the Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General, laid under the Administration of Justice Act 1982.

18 Accounts for 2010–11 of the Competition Appeal Tribunal and Competition Service, together with the Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General, laid under the Enterprise Act 2002.

19 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority, laid under the Criminal Injuries Compensation Act 1995.

20 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Criminal Cases Review Commission, laid under the Criminal Appeal Act 1995.

21 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the West Northamptonshire Development Corporation, laid under the Local Government, Planning and Land Act 1980.

22 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Crown Prosecution Service, laid under the Prosecution of Offences Act 1985.

23 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Serious Fraud Office, laid under the Criminal Justice Act 1987.

24 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Football Licensing Authority, laid under the Football Spectators Act 1989.

25 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Churches Conservation Trust, laid under the Pastoral Measure 1983.

26 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the British Library, laid under the British Library Act 1972.

27 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of English Heritage, laid under the National Heritage Act 1983.

28 Report for 2010–11 of HM Crown Prosecution Service Inspectorate, laid under the Crown Prosecution Service Inspectorate Act 2000.

29 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the General Social Care Council, laid under the Care Standards Act 2000.

30 Report for 2010 of the Medicines Act 1968 Advisory Bodies, laid under the Medicines Act 1968.

31 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the National Museums and Galleries on Merseyside, laid under the Merseyside Museums and Galleries Order 1986.

32 Accounts for 2010–11 of the Southbank Centre, laid under the Local Government Act 1985.

33 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Civil Nuclear Police Authority, laid under the Energy Act 2004.

Instrument coming into operation before being laid

The Lord Speaker informed the House that she had received, under the proviso to section 4(1) of the Statutory Instruments Act 1946, notification that the following instrument had come into operation before being laid before Parliament, together with an explanation:

International Criminal Court (Libya) Order 2011.

Divisions on 14 July 2011 

Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill

Division No. 1

Lord Thomas of Gresford moved amendment 244A, after clause 96, to insert the new clause Exemption from civil proceedings for trespass brought by offender. The House divided:

Contents 135

Not-contents 136

Contents

Ahmed, L.

Bach, L.

Bannside, L.

Bassam of Brighton, L.

Beecham, L.

Berkeley, L.

Best, L.

Bew, L.

Bilston, L.

Blood, B.

Boateng, L.

Boothroyd, B.

Borrie, L.

Brookman, L.

Browne of Ladyton, L.

Cameron of Dillington, L.

Campbell-Savours, L.

Chester, Bp.

Christopher, L.

Clancarty, E.

Clarke of Hampstead, L.

Clinton-Davis, L.

Collins of Highbury, L.

Corbett of Castle Vale, L.

Coussins, B.

Crawley, B.

Crisp, L.

Donaghy, B.

Drake, B.

Dubs, L.

Eames, L.

Elder, L.

Evans of Temple Guiting, L.

Farrington of Ribbleton, B.

Finlay of Llandaff, B.

Ford, B.

Foulkes of Cumnock, L.

Fritchie, B.

Gale, B.

Gibson of Market Rasen, B.

Gordon of Strathblane, L.

Gould of Potternewton, B.

Grantchester, L.

Greaves, L.

Greenway, L.

Grenfell, L.

Griffiths of Burry Port, L.

Hamwee, B.

Harris of Haringey, L.

Harris of Richmond, B.

Harrison, L.

Hart of Chilton, L.

Haskel, L.

Hattersley, L.

Haworth, L.

Hayter of Kentish Town, B.

Healy of Primrose Hill, B.

Henig, B.

Hollins, B.

Hollis of Heigham, B.

Howarth of Newport, L.

Howells of St Davids, B.

Hughes of Woodside, L.

Hunt of Kings Heath, L.

Irvine of Lairg, L.

Janner of Braunstone, L.

Jay of Paddington, B.

Jones of Whitchurch, B.

Kennedy of Southwark, L.

Kilclooney, L.

Kinnock, L.

Laird, L.

Liddell of Coatdyke, B.

Lipsey, L.

Low of Dalston, L.

Lytton, E.

McAvoy, L.

McConnell of Glenscorrodale, L.

MacKenzie of Culkein, L.

McKenzie of Luton, L.

Masham of Ilton, B.

Massey of Darwen, B.

Mawson, L.

Meacher, B.

Monks, L.

Morris of Handsworth, L.

Morris of Manchester, L.

Noon, L.

O’Loan, B.

O’Neill of Bengarve, B.

O’Neill of Clackmannan, L.

Ouseley, L.

Paisley of St George’s, B.

Patel of Blackburn, L.

Pendry, L.

Pitkeathley, B.

Plant of Highfield, L.

Prashar, B.

Quirk, L.

Radice, L.

Ramsay of Cartvale, B.

Ramsbotham, L.

Richard, L.

Rogan, L.

Rosser, L.

Rowe-Beddoe, L.

Royall of Blaisdon, B.

Sawyer, L.

Scott of Foscote, L.

Sewel, L.

Sherlock, B.

Simon, V.

Smith of Basildon, B.

Soley, L.

Stern, B.

Stevenson of Balmacara, L.

Stone of Blackheath, L.

Symons of Vernham Dean, B.

Thomas of Gresford, L. [Teller]

Thornton, B.

Tomlinson, L.

Touhig, L.

Tunnicliffe, L. [Teller]

Turner of Camden, B.

Tyler, L.

Walpole, L.

Walton of Detchant, L.

Warner, L.

West of Spithead, L.

Wheeler, B.

Whitty, L.

Williams of Elvel, L.

Williamson of Horton, L.

Wright of Richmond, L.

Young of Hornsey, B.

Not-contents

Addington, L.

Allan of Hallam, L.

Anelay of St Johns, B. [Teller]

Armstrong of Ilminster, L.

Arran, E.

Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon, L.

Astor of Hever, L.

Attlee, E.

Barker, B.

Benjamin, B.

Berridge, B.

Black of Brentwood, L.

Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury, B.

Boswell of Aynho, L.

Bowness, L.

Broers, L.

Brooke of Sutton Mandeville, L.

Browning, B.

Byford, B.

Campbell of Alloway, L.

Cathcart, E.

Chidgey, L.

Chorley, L.

Clement-Jones, L.

Cobbold, L.

Colwyn, L.

Cormack, L.

Craig of Radley, L.

Crickhowell, L.

De Mauley, L.

Dholakia, L.

Dixon-Smith, L.

Doocey, B.

Eaton, B.

Eccles, V.

Eccles of Moulton, B.

Empey, L.

Flight, L.

Fookes, B.

Fowler, L.

Freud, L.

Garden of Frognal, B.

Gardiner of Kimble, L.

Gardner of Parkes, B.

Geddes, L.

Glasgow, E.

Glenarthur, L.

Glentoran, L.

Goodhart, L.

Goodlad, L.

Henley, L.

Higgins, L.

Hill of Oareford, L.

Hooper, B.

Howard of Rising, L.

Howe, E.

Hussein-Ece, B.

Inge, L.

James of Blackheath, L.

Jay of Ewelme, L.

Jenkin of Roding, L.

Jones of Cheltenham, L.

Kakkar, L.

Kirkwood of Kirkhope, L.

Kramer, B.

Laming, L.

Lamont of Lerwick, L.

Lawson of Blaby, L.

Lucas, L.

Lyell, L.

McColl of Dulwich, L.

MacGregor of Pulham Market, L.

Mackay of Clashfern, L.

Maddock, B.

Maginnis of Drumglass, L.

Mar and Kellie, E.

Marlesford, L.

Mayhew of Twysden, L.

Miller of Hendon, B.

Newby, L.

Newton of Braintree, L.

Noakes, B.

Northover, B.

O’Cathain, B.

Palmer of Childs Hill, L.

Parminter, B.

Patel, L.

Perry of Southwark, B.

Plumb, L.

Popat, L.

Rana, L.

Randerson, B.

Rawlings, B.

Reay, L.

Redesdale, L.

Rennard, L.

Roberts of Llandudno, L.

Sassoon, L.

Scott of Needham Market, B.

Seccombe, B.

Selkirk of Douglas, L.

Selsdon, L.

Sharkey, L.

Sharples, B.

Shaw of Northstead, L.

Sheikh, L.

Shephard of Northwold, B.

Shipley, L.

Shrewsbury, E.

Shutt of Greetland, L. [Teller]

Skelmersdale, L.

Stedman-Scott, B.

Steel of Aikwood, L.

Stoneham of Droxford, L.

Stowell of Beeston, B.

Strathclyde, L.

Swinfen, L.

Taylor of Holbeach, L.

Tebbit, L.

Teverson, L.

Thomas of Winchester, B.

Tope, L.

Trumpington, B.

Tugendhat, L.

Ullswater, V.

Vallance of Tummel, L.

Verma, B.

Wade of Chorlton, L.

Wallace of Saltaire, L.

Wallace of Tankerness, L.

Walmsley, B.

Warnock, B.

Warsi, B.

Wheatcroft, B.

Wilcox, B.

Willis of Knaresborough, L.

Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill

Division No. 2

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara moved amendment 305ZB, in clause 123, page 85, line 17, at end to insert ", and

( ) the costs of social services and trading standards when discharging their functions as responsible authorities under this Act".

The House divided:

Contents 114

Not-contents 159

Contents

Adams of Craigielea, B.

Ahmed, L.

Bassam of Brighton, L. [Teller]

Beecham, L.

Berkeley, L.

Bilston, L.

Blood, B.

Boateng, L.

Brooke of Alverthorpe, L.

Brookman, L.

Browne of Ladyton, L.

Campbell-Savours, L.

Christopher, L.

Clancarty, E.

Clarke of Hampstead, L.

Clinton-Davis, L.

Collins of Highbury, L.

Corbett of Castle Vale, L.

Craig of Radley, L.

Crawley, B.

Donaghy, B.

Drake, B.

D’Souza, B.

Dubs, L.

Elder, L.

Evans of Temple Guiting, L.

Falkland, V.

Farrington of Ribbleton, B.

Finlay of Llandaff, B.

Foulkes of Cumnock, L.

Fritchie, B.

Gale, B.

Gibson of Market Rasen, B.

Giddens, L.

Glasman, L.

Gould of Potternewton, B.

Grantchester, L.

Grenfell, L.

Grey-Thompson, B.

Hamwee, B.

Hanworth, V.

Harris of Haringey, L.

Harris of Richmond, B.

Harrison, L.

Hart of Chilton, L.

Haskel, L.

Haworth, L.

Hayter of Kentish Town, B.

Healy of Primrose Hill, B.

Henig, B.

Hollis of Heigham, B.

Howe of Idlicote, B.

Howells of St Davids, B.

Howie of Troon, L.

Hoyle, L.

Hughes of Woodside, L.

Hunt of Kings Heath, L.

Janner of Braunstone, L.

Jones of Whitchurch, B.

Jordan, L.

Kennedy of Southwark, L.

Kennedy of The Shaws, B.

Kilclooney, L.

King of West Bromwich, L.

Kirkhill, L.

Lea of Crondall, L.

Liddell of Coatdyke, B.

Lipsey, L.

McAvoy, L.

McIntosh of Hudnall, B.

MacKenzie of Culkein, L.

McKenzie of Luton, L.

Masham of Ilton, B.

Massey of Darwen, B.

Meacher, B.

Monks, L.

Morris of Handsworth, L.

O’Loan, B.

O’Neill of Bengarve, B.

Oxburgh, L.

Paisley of St George’s, B.

Patel of Blackburn, L.

Patel of Bradford, L.

Pendry, L.

Pitkeathley, B.

Plant of Highfield, L.

Puttnam, L.

Quirk, L.

Radice, L.

Ramsay of Cartvale, B.

Reid of Cardowan, L.

Rosser, L.

Royall of Blaisdon, B.

Sawyer, L.

Scotland of Asthal, B.

Sherlock, B.

Smith of Basildon, B.

Soley, L.

Stern, B.

Stevenson of Balmacara, L.

Temple-Morris, L.

Thornton, B.

Tomlinson, L.

Tope, L.

Truscott, L.

Tunnicliffe, L. [Teller]

Turner of Camden, B.

Walpole, L.

Watson of Invergowrie, L.

Whitaker, B.

Whitty, L.

Williams of Elvel, L.

Winston, L.

Wood of Anfield, L.

Not-contents

Addington, L.

Ahmad of Wimbledon, L.

Allan of Hallam, L.

Anelay of St Johns, B. [Teller]

Armstrong of Ilminster, L.

Arran, E.

Astor of Hever, L.

Attlee, E.

Baker of Dorking, L.

Barker, B.

Benjamin, B.

Berridge, B.

Best, L.

Bew, L.

Black of Brentwood, L.

Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury, B.

Boothroyd, B.

Boswell of Aynho, L.

Brooke of Sutton Mandeville, L.

Brougham and Vaux, L.

Browning, B.

Burnett, L.

Byford, B.

Caithness, E.

Cameron of Dillington, L.

Cathcart, E.

Chadlington, L.

Chester, Bp.

Chidgey, L.

Clement-Jones, L.

Colwyn, L.

Cormack, L.

Courtown, E.

Craigavon, V.

Crickhowell, L.

Crisp, L.

De Mauley, L.

Deben, L.

Dholakia, L.

Dixon-Smith, L.

Doocey, B.

Eaton, B.

Elton, L.

Empey, L.

Flight, L.

Fookes, B.

Forsyth of Drumlean, L.

Framlingham, L.

Freud, L.

Garden of Frognal, B.

Gardiner of Kimble, L.

Gardner of Parkes, B.

Geddes, L.

German, L.

Glasgow, E.

Glenarthur, L.

Glentoran, L.

Goodhart, L.

Goodlad, L.

Greaves, L.

Hanham, B.

Hannay of Chiswick, L.

Henley, L.

Higgins, L.

Hill of Oareford, L.

Hooper, B.

Howarth of Breckland, B.

Howe, E.

Howe of Aberavon, L.

Howell of Guildford, L.

Hussain, L.

Hussein-Ece, B.

James of Blackheath, L.

Jenkin of Roding, L.

Jones of Cheltenham, L.

Kirkwood of Kirkhope, L.

Kramer, B.

Laming, L.

Lawson of Blaby, L.

Lester of Herne Hill, L.

Liverpool, E.

Lothian, M.

Low of Dalston, L.

Lucas, L.

Luke, L.

Lyell, L.

Lytton, E.

McColl of Dulwich, L.

MacGregor of Pulham Market, L.

Mackay of Clashfern, L.

Maddock, B.

Maginnis of Drumglass, L.

Maples, L.

Mar and Kellie, E.

Marland, L.

Marlesford, L.

Mawson, L.

Mayhew of Twysden, L.

Newton of Braintree, L.

Nicholson of Winterbourne, B.

Noakes, B.

Norton of Louth, L.

Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay, L.

O’Cathain, B.

Palmer of Childs Hill, L.

Pannick, L.

Parminter, B.

Patel, L.

Perry of Southwark, B.

Plumb, L.

Popat, L.

Ramsbotham, L.

Rana, L.

Randerson, B.

Reay, L.

Rennard, L.

Roberts of Llandudno, L.

Rowe-Beddoe, L.

St John of Fawsley, L.

Scott of Needham Market, B.

Seccombe, B.

Selsdon, L.

Sharkey, L.

Shaw of Northstead, L.

Sheikh, L.

Shephard of Northwold, B.

Shipley, L.

Shrewsbury, E.

Shutt of Greetland, L. [Teller]

Slim, V.

Stedman-Scott, B.

Steel of Aikwood, L.

Stirrup, L.

Stoneham of Droxford, L.

Stowell of Beeston, B.

Strathclyde, L.

Swinfen, L.

Taverne, L.

Taylor of Holbeach, L.

Tebbit, L.

Teverson, L.

Thomas of Gresford, L.

Thomas of Winchester, B.

Trumpington, B.

Tugendhat, L.

Turnbull, L.

Tyler, L.

Vallance of Tummel, L.

Verma, B.

Wallace of Saltaire, L.

Wallace of Tankerness, L.

Walmsley, B.

Walton of Detchant, L.

Warnock, B.

Warsi, B.

Wei, L.

Wheatcroft, B.

Williamson of Horton, L.

Willis of Knaresborough, L.

Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill

Division No. 3

Baroness Finlay of Llandaff moved amendment 306ZC, after clause 142, to insert the new clause Youth rehabilitation orders: alcohol monitoring requirement. The House divided:

Contents 104 *

Not-contents 151

Contents

Adams of Craigielea, B.

Ahmed, L.

Armstrong of Ilminster, L.

Best, L.

Blackstone, B.

Boothroyd, B.

Boyd of Duncansby, L.

Brooke of Alverthorpe, L. [Teller]

Campbell of Surbiton, B.

Campbell-Savours, L.

Chester, Bp.

Christopher, L.

Clarke of Hampstead, L.

Clinton-Davis, L.

Collins of Highbury, L.

Desai, L.

Donaghy, B.

Donoughue, L.

Drake, B.

D’Souza, B.

Dubs, L.

Elder, L.

Falkland, V.

Faulkner of Worcester, L.

Finlay of Llandaff, B. [Teller]

Foulkes of Cumnock, L.

Gale, B.

Gavron, L.

Gilbert, L.

Glasman, L.

Gould of Potternewton, B.

Grantchester, L.

Grey-Thompson, B.

Hannay of Chiswick, L.

Hanworth, V.

Harries of Pentregarth, L.

Harrison, L.

Hart of Chilton, L.

Haskel, L.

Haworth, L.

Hayter of Kentish Town, B.

Healy of Primrose Hill, B.

Henig, B.

Howe of Idlicote, B.

Howells of St Davids, B.

Hughes of Woodside, L.

Hylton, L.

Imbert, L.

Janner of Braunstone, L.

Jay of Ewelme, L.

Jay of Paddington, B.

Judd, L.

Kennedy of The Shaws, B.

Kilclooney, L.

King of Bow, B.

Kinnock of Holyhead, B.

Kirkhill, L.

Lea of Crondall, L.

Lipsey, L.

Low of Dalston, L.

McFall of Alcluith, L.

McIntosh of Hudnall, B.

Manningham-Buller, B.

Masham of Ilton, B.

Maxton, L.

Meacher, B.

Morgan, L.

Morris of Yardley, B.

Northbourne, L.

O’Loan, B.

O’Neill of Bengarve, B.

Pannick, L.

Pendry, L.

Pitkeathley, B.

Plant of Highfield, L.

Puttnam, L.

Ramsay of Cartvale, B.

Ramsbotham, L.

Rea, L.

Reid of Cardowan, L.

Rendell of Babergh, B.

Richard, L.

Richardson of Calow, B.

Rogan, L.

Rooker, L.

Saltoun of Abernethy, Ly.

Sawyer, L.

Sewel, L.

Sherlock, B.

Simon, V.

Slim, V.

Soley, L.

Stone of Blackheath, L.

Taylor of Blackburn, L.

Tonge, B.

Touhig, L.

Turnberg, L.

Wall of New Barnet, B.

Walpole, L.

Walton of Detchant, L.

Whitty, L.

Wilkins, B.

Young of Hornsey, B.

Not-contents

Addington, L.

Ahmad of Wimbledon, L.

Allan of Hallam, L.

Anelay of St Johns, B. [Teller]

Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon, L.

Astor of Hever, L.

Attlee, E.

Avebury, L.

Baker of Dorking, L.

Barker, B.

Benjamin, B.

Berridge, B.

Blackwell, L.

Blencathra, L.

Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury, B.

Brinton, B.

Brittan of Spennithorne, L.

Brougham and Vaux, L.

Browning, B.

Burnett, L.

Byford, B.

Caithness, E.

Cameron of Dillington, L.

Cathcart, E.

Chadlington, L.

Chidgey, L.

Clancarty, E.

Colwyn, L.

Cormack, L.

Cotter, L.

Courtown, E.

Crickhowell, L.

De Mauley, L.

Dear, L.

Deben, L.

Dholakia, L.

Dixon-Smith, L.

Doocey, B.

Dundee, E.

Dykes, L.

Eaton, B.

Elton, L.

Empey, L.

Flight, L.

Fookes, B.

Forsyth of Drumlean, L.

Fowler, L.

Framlingham, L.

Fraser of Carmyllie, L.

Freeman, L.

Freud, L.

Garden of Frognal, B.

Gardiner of Kimble, L.

Gardner of Parkes, B.

Geddes, L.

German, L.

Glasgow, E.

Glenarthur, L.

Glentoran, L.

Goodlad, L.

Griffiths of Fforestfach, L.

Hamwee, B.

Hanham, B.

Henley, L.

Hill of Oareford, L.

Hodgson of Astley Abbotts, L.

Home, E.

Howard of Lympne, L.

Howard of Rising, L.

Howe, E.

Howe of Aberavon, L.

Howell of Guildford, L.

Hunt of Wirral, L.

Hurd of Westwell, L.

Hussain, L.

Hussein-Ece, B.

Inglewood, L.

James of Blackheath, L.

Jenkin of Kennington, B.

Jenkin of Roding, L.

Jones of Cheltenham, L.

Kramer, B.

Lingfield, L.

Liverpool, E.

Lothian, M.

Lucas, L.

Luke, L.

Lytton, E.

McColl of Dulwich, L.

MacGregor of Pulham Market, L.

Maddock, B.

Maginnis of Drumglass, L.

Maples, L.

Mar and Kellie, E.

Marland, L.

Mawson, L.

Newby, L.

Newton of Braintree, L.

Nicholson of Winterbourne, B.

Noakes, B.

Northover, B.

Norton of Louth, L.

O’Cathain, B.

Parminter, B.

Perry of Southwark, B.

Popat, L.

Randerson, B.

Rawlings, B.

Reay, L.

Renfrew of Kaimsthorn, L.

Rennard, L.

Roberts of Llandudno, L.

Sassoon, L.

Scott of Needham Market, B.

Seccombe, B.

Selborne, E.

Selsdon, L.

Sharkey, L.

Sharp of Guildford, B.

Shaw of Northstead, L.

Shipley, L.

Shrewsbury, E.

Shutt of Greetland, L. [Teller]

Skelmersdale, L.

Spicer, L.

Stedman-Scott, B.

Steel of Aikwood, L.

Stoneham of Droxford, L.

Strasburger, L.

Strathclyde, L.

Taverne, L.

Taylor of Holbeach, L.

Teverson, L.

Thomas of Gresford, L.

Tope, L.

Trefgarne, L.

True, L.

Tugendhat, L.

Turnbull, L.

Tyler, L.

Vallance of Tummel, L.

Verma, B.

Waldegrave of North Hill, L.

Wallace of Saltaire, L.

Wallace of Tankerness, L.

Walmsley, B.

Waverley, V.

Wei, L.

Wheatcroft, B.

Wilcox, B.

Willis of Knaresborough, L.

* The Tellers for the Contents reported 104 votes; the Clerks recorded 103 names.


Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill

Division No. 4

Lord Marlesford moved amendment 306A, after clause 146, to insert the new clause Parliament Square committee. The House divided:

Contents 102

Not-contents 129

Contents

Adonis, L.

Ahmed, L.

Berkeley, L.

Blackstone, B.

Boateng, L.

Boothroyd, B.

Brennan, L.

Cameron of Dillington, L.

Campbell of Alloway, L.

Campbell of Surbiton, B.

Campbell-Savours, L.

Christopher, L.

Clancarty, E.

Clarke of Hampstead, L.

Cormack, L.

Craigavon, V.

Crickhowell, L.

Dear, L.

Desai, L. [Teller]

Donaghy, B.

Donoughue, L.

Drake, B.

D’Souza, B.

Dubs, L.

Elder, L.

Falkland, V.

Farrington of Ribbleton, B.

Fellowes, L.

Fraser of Carmyllie, L.

Gale, B.

Gavron, L.

Giddens, L.

Gilbert, L.

Gould of Potternewton, B.

Grantchester, L.

Grey-Thompson, B.

Hannay of Chiswick, L.

Hanworth, V.

Harries of Pentregarth, L.

Harrison, L.

Hart of Chilton, L.

Haskel, L.

Haworth, L.

Hayter of Kentish Town, B.

Healy of Primrose Hill, B.

Henig, B.

Hollis of Heigham, B.

Howe of Aberavon, L.

Howe of Idlicote, B.

Howells of St Davids, B.

Hoyle, L.

Hughes of Woodside, L.

Hylton, L.

Jay of Paddington, B.

Judd, L.

Kennedy of The Shaws, B.

Kilclooney, L.

King of Bow, B.

Kingsmill, B.

Kirkhill, L.

Lea of Crondall, L.

Liddle, L.

Lipsey, L.

Liverpool, E.

Low of Dalston, L.

McFall of Alcluith, L.

McIntosh of Hudnall, B.

McKenzie of Luton, L.

Marlesford, L. [Teller]

Masham of Ilton, B.

Mawson, L.

Maxton, L.

Meacher, B.

Morgan, L.

Morgan of Huyton, B.

Morris of Yardley, B.

O’Loan, B.

O’Neill of Bengarve, B.

Pitkeathley, B.

Plant of Highfield, L.

Prashar, B.

Ramsbotham, L.

Reay, L.

Richard, L.

Rogan, L.

Royall of Blaisdon, B.

Saltoun of Abernethy, Ly.

Shaw of Northstead, L.

Sherlock, B.

Simon, V.

Slim, V.

Stirrup, L.

Taylor of Blackburn, L.

Taylor of Bolton, B.

Temple-Morris, L.

Touhig, L.

Tyler, L.

Walton of Detchant, L.

Warwick of Undercliffe, B.

Wilkins, B.

Young of Hornsey, B.

Young of Norwood Green, L.

Not-contents

Addington, L.

Allan of Hallam, L.

Anelay of St Johns, B. [Teller]

Armstrong of Ilminster, L.

Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon, L.

Astor of Hever, L.

Attlee, E.

Avebury, L.

Barker, B.

Benjamin, B.

Berridge, B.

Best, L.

Birmingham, Bp.

Blackwell, L.

Blencathra, L.

Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury, B.

Brinton, B.

Brittan of Spennithorne, L.

Brougham and Vaux, L.

Browning, B.

Burnett, L.

Byford, B.

Caithness, E.

Cathcart, E.

Chadlington, L.

Chester, Bp.

Colwyn, L.

Cotter, L.

De Mauley, L.

Deben, L.

Dholakia, L.

Dundee, E.

Dykes, L.

Eaton, B.

Elton, L.

Empey, L.

Falkner of Margravine, B.

Finlay of Llandaff, B.

Flight, L.

Fookes, B.

Fowler, L.

Framlingham, L.

Freeman, L.

Freud, L.

Garden of Frognal, B.

Gardiner of Kimble, L.

Gardner of Parkes, B.

Garel-Jones, L.

Geddes, L.

German, L.

Goodlad, L.

Greaves, L.

Greengross, B.

Hamwee, B.

Hanham, B.

Henley, L.

Hill of Oareford, L.

Howard of Lympne, L.

Howe, E.

Howell of Guildford, L.

Hunt of Wirral, L.

Hussain, L.

Hussein-Ece, B.

Jenkin of Kennington, B.

Jenkin of Roding, L.

Jones of Cheltenham, L.

Kramer, B.

Lingfield, L.

Luke, L.

Lyell, L.

McColl of Dulwich, L.

Maddock, B.

Mancroft, L.

Maples, L.

Mar and Kellie, E.

Marland, L.

Neuberger, B.

Newby, L.

Noakes, B.

Northover, B.

Norton of Louth, L.

Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay, L.

O’Cathain, B.

Palmer of Childs Hill, L.

Pannick, L.

Parminter, B.

Perry of Southwark, B.

Randerson, B.

Rawlings, B.

Renfrew of Kaimsthorn, L.

Rennard, L.

Risby, L.

Roberts of Llandudno, L.

Sassoon, L.

Scott of Needham Market, B.

Seccombe, B.

Selborne, E.

Selsdon, L.

Sharkey, L.

Sharp of Guildford, B.

Sheikh, L.

Shipley, L.

Shutt of Greetland, L. [Teller]

Skelmersdale, L.

Spicer, L.

Stedman-Scott, B.

Steel of Aikwood, L.

Stoneham of Droxford, L.

Stowell of Beeston, B.

Strathclyde, L.

Taverne, L.

Taylor of Holbeach, L.

Teverson, L.

Thomas of Gresford, L.

Tonge, B.

Tope, L.

Trefgarne, L.

True, L.

Tugendhat, L.

Vallance of Tummel, L.

Verma, B.

Waldegrave of North Hill, L.

Wallace of Saltaire, L.

Wallace of Tankerness, L.

Walmsley, B.

Wei, L.

Wheatcroft, B.

Wilcox, B.

Willis of Knaresborough, L.

Prepared 14th July 2011