House of Lords Business

Tuesday 6 September 2011 at 2.30pm

*Oral Questions, 30 minutes

*Lord Barnett to ask Her Majesty’s Government how much public expenditure has changed in the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s deficit reduction plans through the use of the flexibility built into his plans.

*Lord Harrison to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their reaction to Transparency International’s 2010 Corruption Perceptions Index.

*Lord Marks of Henley-on-Thames to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will introduce legislation to enable qualifying cohabitants to apply for financial relief on the breakdown of their relationship, as recommended by the 2007 Law Commission Report on Cohabiting.

†*Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they intend to take concerning the use of social networking sites during periods of civil unrest.

Equality Act 2010 (Specific Duties) Regulations 2011 Baroness Verma to move that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 27 June be approved. 26th Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

Lord Waddington to move, as an amendment to the above motion, to insert at the end "but that this House regrets that the Regulations 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."

Lord Low of Dalston to move, as an amendment to the motion in the name of Baroness Verma, to insert at the end "but that this House regrets that the Government have seriously weakened the Regulations, making it more difficult to hold public bodies to account; and calls on the Government to withdraw the Regulations and re-lay the earlier version published in January which required public bodies to publish information on equality analyses they have undertaken, to set objectives designed to facilitate compliance with the General Equality Duty and publish information about the engagement they have had with affected groups when developing these objectives, and to report annually on progress towards meeting these objectives, all of which is critical to ensuring that the General Equality Duty produces tangible and positive outcomes."

Scotland Bill Second Reading [Lord Wallace of Tankerness] 17th Report from the Constitution Committee

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

Grand Committee in the Moses Room at 3.30pm

Armed Forces Bill Committee [Lord Astor of Hever]

Future Business 

Wednesday 7 September at 3.00pm

*Baroness Gardner of Parkes to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will establish recommended standards for dealing with litter and waste, adapted for different areas and needs and including labelling plastic carrier bags with the length of time they take to biodegrade.

*Baroness Worthington to ask Her Majesty’s Government, in view of the recently announced closure of the MOX reprocessing plant at Sellafield, what plans they have for securing investment and new jobs in the local area.

*Lord Naseby to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they intend to continue to computerise all NHS medical records.

†*Lord Ramsbotham to ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they are taking to speed up the ending of "slopping out" in prisons in England and Wales.

†Information The Chairman of Committees to move that Baroness Stedman-Scott be appointed a member of the Select Committee in place of Viscount Bridgeman, resigned.

†Localism Bill Report (day 2) [Baroness Hanham]

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 (Dinner break business)

Grand Committee in the Moses Room at 3.45pm

Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Carrying on Regulated Activities by Way of Business) (Amendment) Order 2011 Consideration in Grand Committee [Lord Sassoon] 27th Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

Weights and Measures (Specified Quantities) (Unwrapped Bread and Intoxicating Liquor) Order 2011 Consideration in Grand Committee [Baroness Wilcox] 27th Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

The following two motions are expected to be debated together:

Construction Contracts (England) Exclusion Order 2011 Consideration in Grand Committee [Baroness Wilcox] 26th Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

Scheme for Construction Contracts (England and Wales) Regulations 1998 (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2011 Consideration in Grand Committee [Baroness Wilcox] 26th Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

Criminal Justice and Licensing (Scotland) Act 2010 (Consequential Provisions and Modifications) Order 2011 Consideration in Grand Committee [Lord Wallace of Tankerness] 25th Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

Landfill (Maximum Landfill Amount) Regulations 2011 Consideration in Grand Committee [Lord Henley] 25th Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

International Renewable Energy Agency (Legal Capacities) Order 2011 Consideration in Grand Committee [Lord Howell of Guildford] 23rd Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

Thursday 8 September at 11.00am

*Baroness Cox to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the conflict in Southern Kordofan and of the continuing problems in the other marginalised areas of Abyei and Blue Nile regions of the Republic of Sudan.

*Baroness Jenkin of Kennington to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is the scientific basis for continuing the ban on feeding animal by-products and catering waste to pigs and chickens.

*Lord Ribeiro to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will introduce legislation to stop adults smoking in cars when children are present.

Baroness Hooper to call attention to the "Century of Excellence" of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association and to the continuing role of the Commonwealth; and to move for papers.

Viscount Bridgeman to call attention to the disparity in the authorisation procedures for European Economic Area (EEA) and non-EEA citizens who are seeking to practise as health professionals in the United Kingdom; and to move for papers.

Lord Mitchell to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to improve interfaith dialogue in multicultural Britain. (1½ hours)

It is expected that the Grand Committee on the Armed Forces Bill will continue at 2.00pm in the Moses Room and that it will conclude.

Monday 12 September at 2.30pm

*Lord Borrie to ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have had with local authorities about the closure of public libraries.

*Lord Spicer to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they expect Heathrow airport to lose its status as the world’s busiest international airport; if so, to which airport; and when.

*Baroness Thornton to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the Department of Health will draw attention to the recent report in the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine on the cost effectiveness of the National Health Service.

*Lord Touhig to ask Her Majesty’s Government what impact the assessment criteria for personal independence payments are anticipated to have on the number of people with autism who will claim the allowance, compared with the number of those who claim disability living allowance.

It is expected that the Report stage of the Localism Bill will continue.

Charities Bill [HL] Committee (on re-commitment) [Baroness Verma] (Consolidation Bill) (Dinner break business)

Grand Committee in the Moses Room at 3.30pm

Education Bill Committee (day 9) [Lord Hill of Oareford] 15th Report from the Delegated Powers Committee, 13th Report from the Joint Committee on Human Rights

Tuesday 13 September at 2.30pm

*Lord Cotter to ask Her Majesty’s Government what progress is being made with the measures proposed to help businesses damaged or destroyed as a result of the recent riots in England.

*Lord Hoyle to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the political views of the coalition in Libya and their policies for running the country.

*Lord Eden of Winton to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their latest assessment of the effect of logging operations in the rainforests of Africa, Asia and South America; and what is the likely impact on the indigenous human, plant and animal life.

Welfare Reform Bill Second Reading [Lord Freud]

Grand Committee in the Moses Room at 3.30pm

Lord Krebs to move that the Grand Committee do consider the report of the Science and Technology Committee on Public Procurement as a tool to stimulate innovation (First Report, HL Paper 148).

Baroness O’Cathain to move that the Grand Committee do consider the Report of the European Union Committee on Re-launching the Single Market (15th Report, HL Paper 129).

Wednesday 14 September at 3.00pm

*Lord Hunt of Kings Heath to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their latest assessment of the impact of police funding cuts on front-line services.

*Viscount Montgomery of Alamein to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to mark the United Nations-sponsored International Democracy Day on Thursday 15 September.

*Lord Roberts of Llandudno to ask Her Majesty’s Government what proposals they have to encourage more young people to engage with democratic institutions.

It is expected that the Report stage of the Localism Bill will continue.

Terrorism Act 2000 (Remedial) Order 2011 Baroness Browning to move that the draft Remedial Order laid before the House on 17 March be approved. 14th Report from the Joint Committee on Human Rights (Dinner break business)

It is expected that the Grand Committee on the Education Bill will continue at 3.45pm in the Moses Room and that it will conclude.

Thursday 15 September at 11.00am

*Lord Morris of Manchester to ask Her Majesty’s Government what consultations they have had with the Police Federation about current issues of importance to its members.

*Lord Dubs to ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have had with local authorities about the eviction from social housing of families with members involved in rioting or looting.

*Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne to ask Her Majesty’s Government what they hope to achieve through the Arab Partnership Initiative in the wake of the Arab Spring.

Monday 3 October at 2.30pm

†*Baroness Morgan of Drefelin to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the impact Improving outcomes: a strategy for cancer, issued by the Department of Health, has had on women with breast cancer.

†*Lord Faulkner of Worcester to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have plans to amend the Scrap Metal Dealers Act 1964 to prohibit cash transactions, as a means of reducing metal theft.

†*Lord Grocott to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they intend that a reformed House of Lords would, like the House of Commons, vote on any future deployment of troops in conflicts overseas.

†*Lord Foulkes of Cumnock to ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have had with other European Union governments about the role of private credit rating agencies.

†Sovereign Grant Bill Second Reading (and remaining stages) [Lord Sassoon]

Motions for Balloted Debate 

Ballot on 14 September for debate on 6 October. Time limit 2½ hours

Baroness Falkner of Margravine to call attention to the Building Stability Overseas Strategy; and to move for papers.

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne to call attention to the World Bank’s World Development Report 2011: Conflict, Security and Development; and to move for papers.

Baroness Cox to call attention to developments in the Republic of Sudan and the Republic of South Sudan since the declaration of independence on 9 July; and to move for papers.

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 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

Lord MacGregor of Pulham Market to move that this House takes note of the Report of the Economic Affairs Committee on Auditors: Market concentration and their role (2nd Report, HL Paper 119). 30 March 2011

Other 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.

Lord Sutherland of Houndwood to call attention to the Dilnot report on Fairer Care Funding; and to move for papers.

Motion relating to Delegated Legislation 

Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope to move that this House takes note of the Housing Benefit (Amendment) Regulations 2011 (SI 2011/1736).

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.

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 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 steps they are taking to prevent fractures resulting from osteoporosis in the light of the Royal College of Physicians’ national audit of falls and bone health in older people.

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 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.

Baroness Hussein-Ece to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to promote and support the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, designated by the United Nations General Assembly for 25 November each year.

Baroness Randerson to ask Her Majesty’s Government what opportunities will be provided to promote awareness of hepatitis C within the new structures proposed for the National Health Service; and how commissioning of services to identify and treat patients suffering from hepatitis C will be improved.

Lord Corbett of Castle Vale to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to mark the 35th anniversary of the introduction of the Mobility Allowance.

Questions for Written Answer 

Tabled on 5 September and due for answer by 19 September.

Baroness Tonge to ask Her Majesty’s Government what support services are available for those who have undergone female genital mutilation; and where they are located.   HL11546

Baroness Tonge to ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they have taken to ensure standardisation of specialist female genital mutilation services across the United Kingdom.   HL11547

Baroness Tonge to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have discussed with the relevant authorities in other European countries their successful prosecution of cases involving female genital mutilation.   HL11548

Baroness Tonge to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assistance they are providing to non-governmental organisations in disseminating information about female genital mutilation, through distribution of leaflets and other means.   HL11549

Baroness Tonge to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will guarantee funding for the 16 specialist female genital mutilation clinics in the United Kingdom.   HL11550

Baroness Tonge to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will support projects enabling schoolgirls to make films about female genital mutilation, in order to raise awareness of the subject in schools.   HL11551

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne to ask Her Majesty’s Government what criteria they use to assess whether a situation invokes the use of the United Nations "responsibility to protect" norm; and how they judge whether a state "manifestly fails" to protect its population from genocide, war crimes, ethnic cleansing and crimes against humanity.   HL11552

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne to ask Her Majesty’s Government how the Department for International Development’s new Private Sector Department will work with UK Trade & Investment.
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Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne to ask Her Majesty’s Government what criteria they use to judge whether a state is considered "fragile" or "conflict-affected".   HL11554

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne to ask Her Majesty’s Government what they class as the international development work of the British Council in the light of the Spending Review 2010.
   HL11555

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will record and publish (a) instances when United Kingdom diplomats lobby for United Kingdom business interests, (b) who they lobby for, and (c) meetings United Kingdom diplomats have with United Kingdom business interests.   HL11556

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne to ask Her Majesty’s Government what additional personnel and finance resources they will allocate to priority markets identified in UK Trade & Investment’s five-year strategy Britain Open for Business: Growth Through International Trade and Investment.
   HL11557

Lord Bradshaw to ask Her Majesty’s Government what investment they propose for the reinforcement of roads and upgrading of bridges, tunnels or crossings before large heavy goods vehicles (megatrucks) are introduced; and who would meet such costs.   HL11558

Lord Bradshaw to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the incidence of heavy goods vehicles using weight-restricted roads; how many prosecutions there have been for breaches of weight restrictions in the last 12 months for which figures are available; and whether they plan to increase enforcement of the restrictions.   HL11559

Lord Bradshaw to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the formula they use for assessing road damage by heavy goods vehicles relies on the assessment of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials conducted in the 1970s; or whether they have relied on other relevant research conducted since then; and, if so, who conducted that research, and using what process.   HL11560

Lord Roberts of Llandudno to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they will take to ensure that the S4C Authority and its management team are wholly independent of the BBC Trust once S4C is funded by the BBC licence fee.   HL11561

Lord Roberts of Llandudno to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many BBC appointees there will be on the S4C Authority once S4C is funded from the BBC licence fee.   HL11562

Lord Roberts of Llandudno to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they will take to ensure that adequate funding for Welsh language television will continue beyond the period covered by the Spending Review 2010.   HL11563

Lord Roberts of Llandudno to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they will take to ensure that the level of representation of BBC management or appointees on the S4C management team is appropriate once S4C is funded by the BBC licence fee.   HL11564

Lord Roberts of Llandudno to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether S4C will continue to report annually to Parliament for all its services, regardless of future funding arrangements.   HL11565

Lord Roberts of Llandudno to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they will take to ensure that individuals not guilty of any offence will not suffer eviction from social housing or lose benefits.
   HL11566

Baroness Thornton to ask Her Majesty’s Government how the Department of Health’s guidance set out in The Functions of GP Commissioning Consortia: A Working Document, published in March, that GP consortia would have a general duty "To commission healthcare to the extent the consortium considers necessary to meet the reasonable requirements of patients registered with the GP practices who are members of the consortium" affects the rights of persons who are ordinarily resident in the UK, including those from other European Economic Area countries and abroad, to be registered with a general practitioner.   HL11567

Baroness Thornton to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the criteria for GP consortia to register and deregister patients will take account of commercial and contractual reasons; and, if so, to what extent.   HL11568

Baroness Thornton to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether Churchill Medical Centre has deregistered 48 patients from a local care home, some with dementia and others severely mentally disabled.   HL11569

Baroness Thornton to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether Dr Charles Alessi, previously a member of the NHS Future Forum, registered his business and other interests when he became a member of the NHS Future Forum; and, if so, where that information is available.   HL11570

Baroness Thornton to ask Her Majesty’s Government on how many occasions since his appointment the Secretary of State for Health has met Dr Charles Alessi; whether those meetings are on the public record; and whether a record of each such meeting is available.   HL11571

Lord Harrison to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they plan to follow recommendations 5 and 9 of Darren Henley’s review of music education in England and to include music in the national curriculum and the English Baccalaureate.   HL11572

Lord Harrison to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will include music in the English Baccalaureate through the establishment of a sixth pillar of creative and cultural education subjects.
   HL11573

Lord Harrison to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the link between the United Kingdom’s economic and employment prospects and the United Kingdom’s creative and cultural music education in schools.   HL11574

Lord Morris of Manchester to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many veterans of the 1991 Gulf conflict have been awarded a war pension on the grounds of suffering from Gulf War Illness.
   HL11575

Lord Morris of Manchester to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many veterans of the 1991 Gulf conflict self-administered Pyridostigmine Bromide; and how many suffered adverse side-effects as a result.   HL11576

Lord Morris of Manchester to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many groups other than veterans of the 1991 Gulf conflict have been or were prescribed Pyridostigmine Bromide; and what have been the side-effects for them.   HL11577

Lord Morris of Manchester to ask Her Majesty’s Government what current research they are funding into Gulf War Illness; and when they expect that research to be concluded.   HL11578

Lord Morris of Manchester to ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they have taken in response to The Hardest Hit march past both Houses of Parliament on 11 May of campaigners against cuts in disability benefits.   HL11579

Lord Morris of Manchester to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Hanham on 5 September (HL 11495), whether they will take action to collect centrally information on financial gains made by care homes from delays in informing local authorities of the deaths of residents whose care the local authorities were, or are still, financing, and on any failure to recover overpayments.   HL11580

Lord Berkeley to ask Her Majesty’s Government what was the total cost of the Trinity House Vessel Patricia travelling to the Isles of Scilly and attending on the recent Royal Visit.   HL11581

Lord Berkeley to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the Isles of Scilly will be included in the Olympic Torch Relay Route.   HL11582

Lord Warner to ask Her Majesty’s Government what aid they have provided directly or indirectly to the representatives of the people in Gaza following the invasion by Israel in 2009 and the subsequent economic blockade.   HL11583

Lord Warner to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have been requested by or on behalf of the United Nations to increase their financial assistance to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees to meet the need for humanitarian aid in Gaza as a result of Israel’s blockade.   HL11584

Lord Warner to ask Her Majesty’s Government what proportion of the aid they have committed to help rebuild homes and public buildings in Gaza, including schools and hospitals, which have been damaged or destroyed by Israeli military forces, cannot be used because of the restrictions on the importation of building materials to Gaza imposed by Israel’s blockade.   HL11585

Lord Warner to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the dangers to the health of Gaza’s population, in particular those under the age of 18, arising from Israel’s blockade, in particular of delays in improvements to water purification and sewage treatment schemes, and the importation of medical equipment and supplies, including drugs and spare parts, and the imposition of travel restrictions preventing patients securing medical treatment outside Gaza; and what assessment they have made of the number of people who have died as a result of these restrictions.   HL11586

Lord Warner to ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have had with other European Union member states or the European Union High Representative with a view to agreeing concerted European Union action to apply economic and other pressure on the government of Israel to lift the blockade on Gaza and provide further international aid to that territory.   HL11587

Lord Warner to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will support a vote in September in the United Nations General Assembly to recognise Palestine as an independent state and a full member of the United Nations.   HL11588

Lord Avebury to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the concerns expressed by the Independent Monitoring Board in their annual report on HMP Springhill for the year to December 2010 concerning (a) the management of the healthcare contract with Care UK and the provision of adequate healthcare; (b) the provision of education services by Manchester College under their contract with the Skills and Funding Council; and (c) the withdrawal of some drug-testing and the management of drug risks within the prison.   HL11589

Lord Avebury to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many police staff hours are represented by the estimated £10 million policing costs of the Dale Farm evictions, and whether they will reconsider the £5.85 million funding grant for this purpose in the light of other demands on police resources.
   HL11590

Lord Avebury to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to amend the Draft Traveller Planning Policy (DTPP) to make it consistent with the National Planning Policy Framework, and whether there will be a public consultation on the amended DTPP.   HL11591

Lord Avebury to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether any remarks were made on behalf of the United Kingdom at the United Nations Human Rights Council Special Session on "The situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic" on Monday 22 August, and if so, whether they will place a transcript in the Library of the House.   HL11592

Lord Avebury to ask Her Majesty’s Government why the Chief Inspector of Schools has not published a separate report on collective worship in schools since the report of 1992–93, and whether they will request the Chief Inspector to conduct a new inquiry with a view to ascertaining the rates of compliance with sections 70 and 71 of the School Standards and Framework Act 1998, for comparison with the equivalents in the report of 1992–93.   HL11593

Lord Moonie to ask Her Majesty’s Government what proportion of candidates achieved an A grade or A* grade at A level examinations in 1960, 1970, 1980, 1990, 2000 and 2010.   HL11594

Lord Moonie to ask Her Majesty’s Government what proportion of candidates were unclassified at A level examinations in 1960, 1970, 1980, 1990, 2000 and 2010.   HL11595

Lord Moonie to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many Royal Air Force and Royal Navy pilots were qualified to fly Harrier jets at 1 June 2010; and how many are still qualified.   HL11596

Lord Moonie to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many RAF and Royal Navy pilots qualified to fly Harrier jets at 1 June 2010 have been retrained or redeployed to other flying duties since then, and how many are scheduled to leave the armed forces in the next 12 months.   HL11597

Lord Moonie to ask Her Majesty’s Government what charges are made for (a) rescuing non-British nationals from the seas inside United Kingdom territorial waters, and (b) rescuing British nationals outside United Kingdom territorial waters.   HL11598

Lord Moonie to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is the suicide rate in the armed forces compared to the civilian population.   HL11599

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Freud on 5 September (HL11493), what was (a) the overall cost to public funds in 2010–11 of supporting illegal immigrants in the United Kingdom, (b) the number of illegal immigrants involved, and (c) the per capita cost per week; and how this compares with the years 2007–2010.   HL11600

Lord Ramsbotham to ask Her Majesty’s Government why the National Offenders Management Service (NOMS) cancelled the First Night service provided at HMP Holloway by the Prisoner’s Advice and Care Trust; and how much notice of the cancellation was given by National Offenders Management Service to the Prisoner’s Advice and Care Trust.   HL11601

Lord Ramsbotham to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether National Offenders Management Service proposes to continue a First Night service at HMP Holloway; and, if so, by whom and at what cost.   HL11602

Lord Ramsbotham to ask Her Majesty’s Government why they rejected the independent Prison Reform Trust report on the First Night service provided by the Prisoner’s Advice and Care Trust at HMP Holloway.   HL11603

Lord Ramsbotham to ask Her Majesty’s Government which voluntary organisations working in the penal sector have had their funding cut or reduced in the last 12 months.   HL11604

Lord Ramsbotham to ask Her Majesty’s Government by what proportion voluntary sector funding in the penal sector has been reduced; and how this compares with overall reductions in prison expenditure.   HL11605

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Freud on 11 August (WA 429), how many current employees are members of (a) the National Health Service pension scheme; (b) the Armed Forces pension scheme; and (c) the Police pension scheme; and how many who are eligible to be members are not.   HL11606

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether Professor Michael O’Flaherty, the recently appointed Chief Commissioner of the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission, will be a full time Chairman; whether he has been permitted to retain any of his pre-existing jobs or duties; and if so, which.   HL11607

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government what are the protocols requiring the fire service not to address fires during civil disturbances; whether the fire service is required to take orders from the police about desisting in such circumstances; and whether they will consider forming a dedicated guard for fire service employees when fighting such fires.   HL11608

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many jobs they estimate are currently filled by non-graduate, non-European Union students; and what rights non-European Union citizens have to obtain a visa to enter the United Kingdom both to study and work.   HL11609

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government what judgements finding a violation of the European Convention on Human Rights by the United Kingdom have been made by a chamber of the European Court of Human Rights since 1 January 2010; what were the subjects and names of the cases; which of those cases they asked to be referred under Article 43 to the Grand Chamber of the Court; and whether they maintain a record of cases where the United Kingdom was judged to be in violation of the Convention.   HL11610

Lord Laird to ask Her Majesty’s Government who were the representatives from the United Kingdom that attended the meeting of the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on 23 and 24 August in Geneva; and which devolved administrations added representatives to the United Kingdom delegation or declined to do so.   HL11611

Lord Myners to ask Her Majesty’s Government what impact current market conditions in the banking sector are having on the ability to obtain good value for the taxpayer from the disposal of the Government’s interest in Northern Rock.   HL11612

Lord Myners to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they support the intention expressed by the Chairman of the Court of the Bank of England in evidence given to the Treasury Select Committee of the House of Commons on 15 March, to consider publishing all Minutes of Court meetings; and whether the publication of the Minutes will include Minutes of previous meetings covering the period before and during the banking crisis.   HL11613

Lord Myners to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the fee arrangement with the financial advisers to HM Treasury in connection with a possible sale of HM Treasury’s ownership of Northern Rock produces a higher fee if the sale takes place at an early date.   HL11614

Lord Myners to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they judge that the strength of the economic recovery is sufficient to allow full implementation of the recommendations made by the Independent Commission on Banking.   HL11615

Lord Myners to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they are monitoring the financial strength of United Kingdom regulated banks offering Sharia-compliant accounts with high annualised rates of return.   HL11616

Lord Myners to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will consider significantly restricting the activities in the United Kingdom of Swiss banks which will not provide full details of the accounts held with them in Switzerland by United Kingdom customers.   HL11617

Lord Steel of Aikwood to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they plan to issue guidelines on counselling to clinics registered under the provisions of the Abortion Act 1967.   HL11618

Lord Hylton to ask Her Majesty’s Government when they last made representations to the government of Indonesia concerning religious freedom; and in particular whether they have received responses about the re-opening of GKI Yasmin Church in Bogor, West Java, and about violent attacks on members of the Ahmadiyya community.   HL11619

Lord Hylton to ask Her Majesty’s Government what representations they are making to the government of Israel following the arrest of Mr Hasan Yusuf, an elected member of the Palestine Legislative Council; and whether he has been released, administratively detained, or brought before a properly constituted court.   HL11620

Lord Hylton to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will seek to have the ceasefire line in Lebanon (the Blue Line) fully delineated; and if not, why not.   HL11621

Lord Hylton to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will take steps to unfreeze Libyan assets for use by the Transitional National Council; and in particular, how they expect that necessary imports of food will be paid for.   HL11622

Lord Kennedy of Southwark to ask Her Majesty’s Government who are the stakeholders that are contacted as part of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills Stakeholder Satisfaction Survey; who contacts them and by what method; and whether they will place a copy of the results of the Survey in the Library of the House each year.    HL11623

Lord Kennedy of Southwark to ask Her Majesty’s Government who are the stakeholders that take part in the Export Control Organisation Customer Satisfaction Survey; and whether they will place a copy of the results of the survey in the Library of the House each year.   HL11624

Lord Kennedy of Southwark to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the information collected in the YouGov Debt Tracker Survey.   HL11625

Lord Kennedy of Southwark to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the information collected in the UK Innovation Survey.   HL11626

Lord Kennedy of Southwark to ask Her Majesty’s Government who are the stakeholders that are contacted as part of the MORI Captains of Industry Survey; and what assessment they have made of the information collected in the survey.   HL11627

Lord Kennedy of Southwark to ask Her Majesty’s Government who are the stakeholders contacted as part of the Awareness and Internationalisation Tracking Survey; who collects the information; and what assessment they have made of the information collected.   HL11628

Lord Lee of Trafford to ask Her Majesty’s Government what percentage of people nominated by members of the general public for honours receive one.   HL11629

Lord Lester of Herne Hill to ask Her Majesty’s Government what consultations they conducted before deciding to abolish the Forensic Science Service.   HL11630

Lord Lester of Herne Hill to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment was made of the likely impact of the closure of the Forensic Science Service before the decision was taken.   HL11631

Lord Lester of Herne Hill to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they support an appeal by the Council of Ministers of the European Union to the European Court of Justice to overturn the General Court’s ruling of 22 March 2011 that blanking out the names of the countries making legislative proposals is unlawful; and, if so, what are their reasons.   HL11632

Lord Selkirk of Douglas to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Myners on 5 October 2009 (WA 407), what percentage of the respective populations of England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland either paid or are projected to pay income tax in 2006–07, 2007–08, 2008–09, 2009–10, 2010–11, and 2011–12.   HL11633

Lord Rooker to ask Her Majesty’s Government what percentage of land in England is designated as (a) National Park, (b) Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and (c) Green Belt.   HL11634

Lord Rooker to ask Her Majesty’s Government how much of the land of England is designated as urban or developed.   HL11635

Lord Rooker to ask Her Majesty’s Government what area of England was designated as Green Belt in 1997; and what is the current area now designated as Green Belt.   HL11636

Lord Rooker to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Browning on 11 August (WA 428), whether they will set out in general terms the approximate number of persons granted temporary admission to the United Kingdom for whom they retain travel documents.
   HL11637

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath to ask Her Majesty’s Government what was the total cost to the United Kingdom Government incurred in the scrapping of the identity card scheme.   HL11638

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath to ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they are taking to protect the operational independence of the police in England and Wales.   HL11639

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath to ask Her Majesty’s Government what decisions were taken by ministers in relation to operational policing during the recent riots.   HL11640

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath to ask Her Majesty’s Government what actions they are taking to prevent inaccurate information on the names of company directors being submitted to Companies House as part of fraudulent actions.   HL11641

Lord Boswell of Aynho to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many consular death certificates in respect of United Kingdom citizens dying abroad were (a) applied for, and (b) granted over the past three years.   HL11642

Lord Boswell of Aynho to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many applications to the High Court for orders relating to presumed deaths have been made over the past three years.   HL11643

Lord Boswell of Aynho to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many applications for decrees of presumed deaths and consequent dissolution of marriage or civil partnerships have been made under section 19 of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 or section 37 of the Civil Partnership Act 2004 over the past three years.   HL11644

Lord Jones of Cheltenham to ask Her Majesty’s Government how many patients have been diagnosed with chromosomal aberrations in the United Kingdom in the last five years for which figures are available.   HL11645

Lord Jones of Cheltenham to ask Her Majesty’s Government what use is made by the National Health Service of cytogenetic m-FISH (Fluorescence In Situ Hybridisation) blood analysis.
   HL11646

Lord Jones of Cheltenham to ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the accuracy of m-FISH blood analysis.   HL11647

Lord Jones of Cheltenham to ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the Rowland Study of nuclear test veterans from the Royal New Zealand Navy.   HL11648

Lord Jones of Cheltenham to ask Her Majesty’s Government what blood analysis testing is carried out on civilian nuclear workers in the United Kingdom to detect and prevent genetic damage caused by radiation.   HL11649

Lord Jones of Cheltenham to ask Her Majesty’s Government what blood analysis testing is carried out on members of the United Kingdom armed forces to detect and prevent genetic damage caused by radiation.   HL11650

Earl Baldwin of Bewdley to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answers by Earl Howe on 30 June (WA 464) and 14 July (WA 203), whether the methods used by public health observatories to detect potential adverse effects of water fluoridation provide adequate assurance about more modest associations involving large population effects, given the difficulty in detecting the effects of water fluoridation suggested in the paper ‘Adding fluoride to water supplies’ by KK Cheng et al in the British Medical Journal on 6 October 2007.   HL11651

Earl Baldwin of Bewdley to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Earl Howe on 19 July (WA 266), whether they will now seek information on the extent of individual daily variations in water intake in populations targeted by water fluoridation schemes.   HL11652

Earl Baldwin of Bewdley to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Earl Howe on 19 July (WA 266), whether (a) they also recognise the benefit of a multidisciplinary approach in updating the findings of the York (2000) and Australian (2007) systematic reviews and making them available to the public; and (b) the Cochrane Oral Health Group would be a suitable body to undertake this.   HL11653

Earl Baldwin of Bewdley to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Earl Howe on 14 July (WA 202), how the ethical requirement for individual informed consent as set out by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency in ‘Consent to medical treatment’ applies to water fluoridation schemes.   HL11654

Earl Baldwin of Bewdley to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answers by Earl Howe on 7 February (WA 17–18) and 17 May (WA 300), whether the website of the former National Fluoride Information Centre is still in existence; and, if so, whether the incorrect statements about the York systematic review in 2000 having expressed no health concerns about fluoridation, and having provided a figure of 3 per cent for the extent of fluorosis of aesthetic concern, have now been corrected.   HL11655

Earl Baldwin of Bewdley to ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Earl Howe on 26 April (WA 46–7), whether it is a proper function of a body set up for the purpose of providing public information about the health evidence surrounding water fluoridation to provide balanced information on any given aspect, rather than to rely on the public being aware of and accessing original reports to discover any caveats by researchers.   HL11656

Questions unanswered after 10 working days 

20 June (4 July)

HL10215 Lord Hunt of Chesterton [HO]

HL10270 Lord Grocott [CO]

22 June (6 July)

HL10397 Lord Tyler [HO]

27 June (11 July)

HL10485 Lord Lester of Herne Hill [HO]

4 July (18 July)

HL10735 Lord Kennedy of Southwark [CO]

5 July (19 July)

HL10833 Lord Hylton [DfID]

11 July (25 July)

HL10986 Lord Teverson [CO]

12 July (26 July)

HL11079 Lord Cameron of Dillington [DfID]

13 July (27 July)

HL11118 Lord Kennedy of Southwark [CO]

HL11124 Lord Glentoran [DECC]

HL11147 Lord Bradshaw [DfT]

HL11149 Lord Bradshaw [DfT]

HL11163 Lord Pearson of Rannoch [CO]

18 July (1 August)

HL11327 Baroness Tonge [DfID]

19 July (2 August)

HL11380 Lord Bradshaw [DfT]

HL11385 Lord Dear [HO]

HL11386 Lord Dear [HO]

HL11406 Lord Harris of Haringey [HO]

HL11407 Lord Harris of Haringey [HO]

20 July (3 August)

HL11435 Baroness Gibson of Market Rasen [HO]

11 August (25 August)

HL11492 Lord Maginnis of Drumglass [HO]

HL11493 Lord Maginnis of Drumglass [DWP]

HL11496 Lord Morris of Manchester [HO]

HL11501 Lord Berkeley [DfT]

HL11502 Lord Berkeley [DfT]

HL11503 Lord Berkeley [DfT]

HL11504 Lord Berkeley [DfT]

HL11505 Baroness Tonge [HO]

HL11506 Baroness Tonge [HO]

HL11507 Baroness Tonge [HO]

HL11510 Baroness Tonge [HO]

HL11511 Lord Hylton [HO]

HL11512 Lord Hylton [HO]

HL11513 Lord Hylton [HO]

HL11514 Lord Hylton [HO]

HL11515 Lord Hylton [HO]

HL11522 Lord Bradshaw [DfT]

HL11523 Lord Bradshaw [DfT]

HL11524 Lord Bradshaw [DfT]

HL11525 Lord Bradshaw [DfT]

HL11526 Lord Bradshaw [DfT]

HL11527 Lord Bradshaw [DfT]

HL11528 Lord Adonis [HO]

HL11536 Lord Tebbit [HO]

HL11539 Lord Laird [HO]

HL11542 Lord Laird [DWP]

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

[CO] 5

[DECC] 1

[DfID] 3

[DfT] 13

[DWP] 2

[HO] 22

Bills in Progress 

Type of Bill

To be considered

Waiting for Second Reading

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

Mental Health (Discrimination) [HL]

Private Member’s

Arbitration and Mediation Services (Equality) Bill [HL]

Private Member’s

Welfare Reform

Government

13 September

Social Care Portability [HL]

Private Member’s

Scotland (Scottish Parliament Legislative Consent Motion)

Government

6 September

Marine Navigation [HL]

Private Member’s

Sovereign Grant

Government

3 October

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

12 September

Armed Forces

Government

6 September

Committed to a Committee of the Whole House

House of Lords Reform [HL]

Private Member’s

Marine Navigation Aids [HL]

Private Member’s

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

Coinage (Measurement)

Private Member’s

Re-committed to a Committee of the Whole House

Charities [HL] (Consolidation Bill)

Government

12 September

Waiting for Report

Live Music [HL]

Private Member’s

Rehabilitation of Offenders (Amendment) [HL]

Private Member’s

Localism

Government

7 September

Waiting for Third Reading

Dog Control [HL]

Private Member’s

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

Returned to the Commons Amended

Police Reform and Social Responsibility

Government

Returned to the Commons with a Reason

Fixed-term Parliaments

Government

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

Draft Electricity and Gas (Internal Markets) Regulations 2011

Draft Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007 (Disclosure of Pupil Information by Welsh Ministers) Regulations 2011

Draft European Union (Definition of Treaties) (Second Agreement amending the Cotonou Agreement) Order 2011

Draft European Communities (Definition of Treaties) (Republic of Korea Free Trade Agreement) Order 2011

Draft Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Exemption) (Amendment No. 2) Order 2011

Draft Incidental Flooding and Coastal Erosion (England) Order 2011

Draft Freedom of Information (Designation as Public Authorities) Order 2011

Referred to a Grand Committee and Waiting for Affirmative Resolution

Draft International Renewable Energy Agency (Legal Capacities) Order 2011

7 September

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

7 September

Draft Landfill (Maximum Landfill Amount) Regulations 2011

7 September

Draft Construction Contracts (England) Exclusion Order 2011

7 September

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

7 September

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

7 September

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

7 September

Waiting for Affirmative Resolution

Draft Insolvency Act 1986 (Disqualification from Parliament) Order 2011

Draft Equality Act 2010 (Specific Duties) Regulations 2011

6 September

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

7 September

37th Report

Education (Pupil Registration) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2011

17 October

Legislative Reform Order in Progress 

Report

Consideration

Second-stage super-affirmative draft Order laid before the House and referred to the Regulatory Reform Committee

Draft Legislative Reform (Industrial and Provident Societies and Credit Unions) Order 2011

19 July

National Policy Statement 

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

Report

To be considered

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

14 September

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.

Tuesday 6 September

European Union

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

10.30am

Human Rights

Joint Committee

2.00pm

Economic Affairs

Select Committee

3.30pm

Draft Financial Services Bill

Joint Committee

3.30pm

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

European Union

EU Sub-Committee B Internal Market, Energy and Transport

4.00pm

Draft House of Lords Reform Bill

Joint Committee

5.00pm

Tuesday 13 September

Communications

Select Committee

visit to MediaCityUK, Manchester

Science and Technology

Select Committee

10.30am

Merits of Statutory Instruments

Select Committee

3.30pm

European Union

Select Committee

4.00pm

Works of Art

Domestic Committee

4.15pm
in Committee Room G

Wednesday 14 September

Draft Defamation Bill

Joint Committee

9.00am

Constitution

Select Committee

10.00am

Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform

Select Committee

10.30am

European Union

EU Sub-Committee F Home Affairs

11.00am

Statutory Instruments

Joint Committee

3.45pm

European Union

EU Sub-Committee E Justice and Institutions

4.00pm

Wednesday 19 October

Information

Domestic Committee

3.45pm

Minutes of Proceedings of Monday 5 September 2011 

The House met at 2.30pm.

Prayers were read by the Lord Bishop of Bristol.

1 Oaths The following Lords took and subscribed the oath and signed an undertaking to abide by the Code of Conduct:

Thomas Henry Lord Ashton of Hyde

Charles Mark Townsend Viscount Colville of Culross

2 Tributes Tributes were paid to Baroness Hayman on her retirement as Lord Speaker of the House.

3 Leave of Absence Leave of absence was granted to Lord Prys-Davies for the remainder of this Parliament.

Public Business

4 Health: HIV and Aids A question was asked by Lord Fowler and answered by Earl Howe.

5 Retirement age A question was asked by Lord Sheldon and answered by Lord Freud.

6 Living standards A question was asked by Baroness Lister of Burtersett, on behalf of Lord Rooker, and answered by Lord Sassoon.

7 Summer recess: ministerial cover A question was asked by Lord Kennedy of Southwark and answered by Lord Strathclyde.

8 Business of the House Lord Strathclyde moved that Standing Order 46 (No two stages of a Bill to be taken on one day) be dispensed with on Monday 3 October to allow the Sovereign Grant Bill to be taken through all its remaining stages. The motion was agreed to.

9 Administration and Works The Chairman of Committees moved that Lord Laming be appointed a member of the Select Committee in place of Baroness D’Souza. The motion was agreed to.

10 House Committee The Chairman of Committees moved that Lord Laming be appointed a member of the Select Committee, and that Baroness D’Souza be appointed Chairman in place of Baroness Hayman. The motion was agreed to.

11 Liaison The Chairman of Committees moved that Lord Laming be appointed a member of the Select Committee in place of Baroness D’Souza. The motion was agreed to.

12 Privileges and Conduct The Chairman of Committees moved that Lord Laming be appointed a member of the Select Committee in place of Baroness D’Souza. The motion was agreed to.

13 Procedure of the House The Chairman of Committees moved that Lord Laming be appointed a member of the Select Committee in place of Baroness Hayman. The motion was agreed to.

14 Selection The Chairman of Committees moved that Lord Laming be appointed a member of the Select Committee in place of Baroness D’Souza. The motion was agreed to.

15 Privacy and Injunctions The Chairman of Committees moved that Lord Boateng be appointed a member of the Joint Committee in place of Lord Grabiner. The motion was agreed to.

16 Consumer Insurance (Disclosure and Representations) Bill [HL] The Chairman of Committees moved that, as proposed by the Committee of Selection, the following Lords be appointed to the Special Public Bill Committee on the Consumer Insurance (Disclosure and Representations) Bill [HL]:

L Borrie 
L Davies of Stamford 
L De Mauley 
L Eatwell 
L Goodhart 
L Hodgson of Astley Abbotts

B Kramer 
L Lloyd of Berwick (Chairman) 
B O’Cathain 
L Sassoon 
B Wheeler;

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

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

The motion was agreed to.

17 Localism Bill Baroness Hanham moved that the amendments for the Report stage be marshalled and considered in the following order:

Clauses 132 to 146 
Schedule 14 
Clauses 147 to 154 
Schedule 15 
Clauses 155 to 165 
Schedule 16 
Clause 166 
Schedule 17 
Clauses 167 to 170 
Schedule 18 
Clauses 171 to 182 
Schedules 19 and 20 
Clauses 183 to 185 
Schedule 21 
Clauses 186 to 209 
Schedule 22 
Clauses 210 to 212 
Schedule 23 
Clauses 213 to 217 
Clause 1 
Schedule 1 
Clauses 2 to 11 
Schedule 2

Clause 12 
Schedule 3 
Clauses 13 to 15 
Schedule 4 
Clauses 16 to 60 
Schedules 5 and 6 
Clauses 61 to 67 
Schedule 7 
Clauses 68 to 97 
Schedule 8 
Clauses 98 to 104 
Schedules 9 to 11 
Clauses 105 to 109 
Schedule 12 
Clauses 110 to 116 
Schedule 13 
Clauses 117 to 131 
Clauses 218 and 219 
Schedule 24 
Clauses 220 to 223 
Schedule 25 
Clauses 224 to 227.

The motion was agreed to.

18 Localism Bill The report was received. Amendments 1, 5 and 6 were disagreed to (see division lists 1 to 3). The report stage was adjourned.

19 Libya Lord Strathclyde repeated a ministerial statement made in the House of Commons.

The House adjourned. The House resumed.

20 Localism Bill The report stage was continued, beginning with amendment 23. Amendments were agreed to. The report stage was adjourned after amendment 38.

The House adjourned at 9.54pm until Tuesday 6 September at 2.30pm.

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 on the dates shown:

1 Films-Film Co-Production Agreement between the United Kingdom and India. (17 August)
     (8157)

2 Nuclear Research-Fourth Protocol to the Convention between France, Germany and the United Kingdom (as amended) on the Construction and Operation of a Very High Flux Reactor. (17 August) 
     (8158)

3 Defence-Convention on Cluster Munitions. (17 August)   (8159)

4 Intellectual Property Rights-

(1) World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) Performance and Phonograms Treaty. (17 August)   (8160)

(2) World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) Copyright Treaty. (17 August)   (8161)

5 Post-Legislative Scrutiny-

(1) Post-Legislative scrutiny of the Racial and Religious Hatred Act 2006. (25 August)   (8164)

(2) Post-Legislative assessment of the Council Tax (New Valuation Lists for England) Act 2006. (25 August)   (8165)

6 Terrorism-

(1) Draft Enhanced Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures Bill. (1 September)   (8166)

(2) Government reply to the sixteenth Report from the Joint Committee on Human Rights on Legislative Scrutiny: Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures Bill. (1 September)   (8167)

7 Explanatory Memorandum (Revised)-Replacement Explanatory Memorandum to the Town and Country Planning (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations 2011, originally laid on 26 July. (22 August)   (-)

8 Departmental Performance-Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the Department of Health. (5 September)   (-)

Statutory Instruments (Standing Order 70)

The following instruments were laid before the House on the dates shown:

       
Title, etc.

SI No

Date of laying

Negative Instruments

Export Control (Belarus) and (Syria Amendment) Order 2011, laid under the European Communities Act 1972.

2010

15 August

(1) Access to the Countryside (Appeals against Works Notices) (England) Regulations 2011

  2019

17 August

(2) Access to the Countryside (Dedication of Land) (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2011

  2020

17 August

(3) Access to the Countryside (Exclusions and Restrictions) (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2011

  2021

17 August

laid under the Countryside and Rights of Way Act 2000.

Architects (Recognition of European Qualifications) Regulations 2011, laid under the European Communities Act 1972.

2008

18 August

Legal Services Act 2007 (Designation as a Licensing Authority) Order 2011, laid under the Legal Services Act 2007.

2038

18 August

Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 (Variations of Schedules 5 and 8) (England and Wales) Order 2011, laid under the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981.

2015

22 August

Patents (Amendment) Rules 2011, laid under the Patents Act 1977.

2052

22 August

Patents Act 1977 (Amendment) Regulations 2011, laid under the European Communities Act 1972.

2059

22 August

Allocation and Transfer of Proceedings (Amendment No. 2) Order 2011, laid under the Children Act 1989.

2064

22 August

Public Procurement (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2011, laid under the European Communities Act 1972.

2053

24 August

Infrastructure Planning (Changes to, and Revocation of, Development Consent Orders) Regulations 2011, laid under the Planning Act 2008.

2055

24 August

(1) Criminal Defence Service (Funding) (Amendment) Order 2011

  2065

24 August

(2) Community Legal Service (Funding) (Amendment No. 2) Order 2011

  2066

24 August

laid under the Access to Justice Act 1999.

Wireless Telegraphy (Fixed Penalty) Regulations 2011, laid under the Wireless Telegraphy Act 2006.

2084

25 August

Postal Services Act 2011 (Consequential Modifications and Amendments) Order 2011, laid under the European Communities Act 1972.

2085

25 August

(1) Smoke Control Areas (Authorised Fuels) (England) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2011

  2105

31 August

(2) Smoke Control Areas (Exempted Fireplaces) (England) (No. 2) Order 2011

  2106

31 August

laid under the Clean Air Act 1993.

Education (Information About Individual Pupils) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2011, laid under the Education Act 1996.

2123

1 September

Non-Road Mobile Machinery (Emission of Gaseous and Particulate Pollutants) (Amendment) Regulations 2011, laid under the European Communities Act 1972.

2134

1 September

(1) Plant Protection Products Regulations 2011

  2131

2 September

(2) Plant Protection Products (Fees and Charges) Regulations 2011

  2132

2 September

laid under the European Communities Act 1972.

Instrument not subject to Parliamentary Proceedings

Civil Courts (Amendment No. 3) Order 2011, without an Explanatory Memorandum, laid under the County Courts Act 1984.

2097

26 August

Affirmative Instruments

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

1 Draft Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Exemption) (Amendment No. 2) Order 2011, laid under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000.

2 Draft Incidental Flooding and Coastal Erosion (England) Order 2011, laid under the Flood and Water Management Act 2010.

3 Draft Freedom of Information (Designation as Public Authorities) Order 2011, laid under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

Negative Instruments

The following instruments were laid before the House:

1 National Health Service (Pharmaceutical Services) Amendment Regulations 2011, laid under the National Health Service Act 2006.   (2136)

2 Private Security Industry Act 2001 (Licences) Regulations 2007 (Amendment) Regulations 2011, laid under the Private Security Industry Act 2001.   (2156)

3 Firearms (Amendment) Act 1988 (Amendment) Regulations 2011, laid under the European Communities Act 1972.   (2175)

Papers not subject to Parliamentary Proceedings

The following papers were laid before the House:

1 Report and Accounts for 2010 of the General Medical Council, laid under the Medical Act 1983.

2 Amendment List 15 to Air Publication 3392, Volume 7 (1st Edition): Regulations for the Reserve Air Forces, laid under the Air Force (Constitution) Act 1917.

3 Notification in Relation to Statistics on Employment and Support Allowance: Work Capability Assessment, laid under the Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007.

4 Statement by the Home Secretary on Representations made on the Terrorism Act 2000 (Remedial) Order 2011, laid under the Human Rights Act 1998.

Divisions on 5 September 2011 

Localism Bill

Division No. 1

Lord Whitty moved amendment 1, before clause 132, to insert the new clause Housing strategy. The House divided:

Contents 164

Not-contents 197

Contents

Ahmed, L.

Allenby of Megiddo, V.

Alton of Liverpool, L.

Bach, L.

Bakewell, B.

Bannside, L.

Barnett, L.

Bassam of Brighton, L. [Teller]

Beecham, L.

Berkeley, L.

Billingham, B.

Bilston, L.

Blood, B.

Borrie, L.

Bristol, Bp.

Brooke of Alverthorpe, L.

Brookman, L.

Brooks of Tremorfa, L.

Browne of Ladyton, L.

Campbell-Savours, L.

Christopher, L.

Clancarty, E.

Clark of Windermere, L.

Clarke of Hampstead, L.

Clinton-Davis, L.

Collins of Highbury, L.

Corbett of Castle Vale, L.

Davies of Coity, L.

Davies of Oldham, L.

Dean of Thornton-le-Fylde, B.

Desai, L.

Donaghy, B.

Donoughue, L.

Drake, B.

Dubs, L.

Elder, L.

Elystan-Morgan, L.

Evans of Temple Guiting, L.

Evans of Watford, L.

Falkland, V.

Faulkner of Worcester, L.

Filkin, L.

Finlay of Llandaff, B.

Ford, B.

Foster of Bishop Auckland, L.

Foulkes of Cumnock, L.

Gale, B.

Giddens, L.

Glasman, L.

Golding, B.

Gordon of Strathblane, L.

Goudie, B.

Gould of Potternewton, B.

Grantchester, L.

Greengross, B.

Grey-Thompson, B.

Grocott, L.

Hanworth, V.

Harries of Pentregarth, L.

Harris of Haringey, L.

Harrison, L.

Hart of Chilton, L.

Haskel, L.

Hayter of Kentish Town, B.

Healy of Primrose Hill, B.

Henig, B.

Hilton of Eggardon, B.

Hollick, L.

Hollis of Heigham, B.

Howarth of Newport, L.

Howe of Idlicote, B.

Howells of St Davids, B.

Howie of Troon, L.

Hoyle, L.

Hughes of Woodside, L.

Hunt of Kings Heath, L.

Irvine of Lairg, L.

Jay of Paddington, B.

Jones, L.

Jones of Whitchurch, B.

Jordan, L.

Kennedy of Southwark, L.

Kerr of Kinlochard, L.

King of West Bromwich, L.

Kinnock of Holyhead, B.

Kirkhill, L.

Knight of Weymouth, L.

Lea of Crondall, L.

Liddell of Coatdyke, B.

Lipsey, L.

Lister of Burtersett, B.

Low of Dalston, L.

Lytton, E.

McAvoy, L.

McDonagh, B.

Macdonald of Tradeston, L.

McFall of Alcluith, L.

McIntosh of Hudnall, B.

MacKenzie of Culkein, L.

Mackenzie of Framwellgate, L.

McKenzie of Luton, L.

Maxton, L.

Mitchell, L.

Monks, L.

Morgan, L.

Morgan of Drefelin, B.

Morris of Aberavon, L.

Morris of Handsworth, L.

Morris of Manchester, L.

Morris of Yardley, B.

Moser, L.

Neill of Bladen, L.

Neuberger, B.

Nye, B.

O’Loan, B.

O’Neill of Clackmannan, L.

Paisley of St George’s, B.

Patel of Blackburn, L.

Pendry, L.

Pitkeathley, B.

Plant of Highfield, L.

Prosser, B.

Puttnam, L.

Quin, B.

Radice, L.

Ramsay of Cartvale, B.

Rendell of Babergh, B.

Richard, L.

Rooker, L.

Rosser, L.

Royall of Blaisdon, B.

Sawyer, L.

Scotland of Asthal, B.

Sewel, L.

Sheldon, L.

Sherlock, B.

Simon, V.

Smith of Basildon, B.

Soley, L.

Stevenson of Balmacara, L.

Symons of Vernham Dean, B.

Taylor of Blackburn, L.

Taylor of Bolton, B.

Temple-Morris, L.

Tenby, V.

Thornton, B.

Tomlinson, L.

Touhig, L.

Tunnicliffe, L. [Teller]

Turner of Camden, B.

Wall of New Barnet, B.

Warner, L.

Warwick of Undercliffe, B.

Watson of Invergowrie, L.

Wheeler, B.

Whitaker, B.

Whitty, L.

Wigley, L.

Wilkins, B.

Williams of Elvel, L.

Williamson of Horton, L.

Winston, L.

Woolmer of Leeds, L.

Young of Hornsey, B.

Not-contents

Aberdare, L.

Addington, L.

Alderdice, L.

Allan of Hallam, L.

Anelay of St Johns, B. [Teller]

Ashton of Hyde, L.

Astor of Hever, L.

Attlee, E.

Ballyedmond, L.

Barker, B.

Benjamin, B.

Berridge, B.

Bichard, L.

Bilimoria, L.

Black of Brentwood, L.

Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury, B.

Boothroyd, B.

Boswell of Aynho, L.

Bowness, L.

Bridgeman, V.

Brinton, B.

Brooke of Sutton Mandeville, L.

Brougham and Vaux, L.

Browning, B.

Buscombe, B.

Byford, B.

Cathcart, E.

Chalker of Wallasey, B.

Chidgey, L.

Clement-Jones, L.

Colwyn, L.

Condon, L.

Cope of Berkeley, L.

Cormack, L.

Courtown, E.

Crickhowell, L.

Crisp, L.

De Mauley, L.

Deech, B.

Dholakia, L.

Dobbs, L.

Doocey, B.

Dykes, L.

Eames, L.

Eaton, B.

Eccles, V.

Eccles of Moulton, B.

Edmiston, L.

Elton, L.

Empey, L.

Erroll, E.

Falkner of Margravine, B.

Feldman, L.

Fellowes of West Stafford, L.

Fookes, B.

Fowler, L.

Framlingham, L.

Freeman, L.

Freud, L.

Garden of Frognal, B.

Gardiner of Kimble, L.

Gardner of Parkes, B.

Geddes, L.

German, L.

Glendonbrook, L.

Gold, L.

Goodhart, L.

Goodlad, L.

Greaves, L.

Greenway, L.

Griffiths of Fforestfach, L.

Hamwee, B.

Hanham, B.

Harris of Richmond, B.

Henley, L.

Heyhoe Flint, B.

Hill of Oareford, L.

Hollins, B.

Home, E.

Hooper, B.

Howarth of Breckland, B.

Howe, E.

Howe of Aberavon, L.

Howell of Guildford, L.

Hunt of Wirral, L.

Hussain, L.

Hussein-Ece, B.

James of Blackheath, L.

Jenkin of Kennington, B.

Jenkin of Roding, L.

Jolly, B.

Jones of Cheltenham, L.

Jopling, L.

Kakkar, L.

King of Bridgwater, L.

Kirkwood of Kirkhope, L.

Kramer, B.

Laming, L.

Lawson of Blaby, L.

Lee of Trafford, L.

Lester of Herne Hill, L.

Lexden, L.

Lindsay, E.

Lingfield, L.

Linklater of Butterstone, B.

Liverpool, E.

Loomba, L.

Lucas, L.

Luke, L.

Lyell, L.

McColl of Dulwich, L.

MacGregor of Pulham Market, L.

Mackay of Clashfern, L.

MacLaurin of Knebworth, L.

McNally, L.

Maddock, B.

Magan of Castletown, L.

Mar and Kellie, E.

Marland, L.

Marlesford, L.

Masham of Ilton, B.

Mawson, L.

May of Oxford, L.

Mayhew of Twysden, L.

Miller of Hendon, B.

Morris of Bolton, B.

Moynihan, L.

Naseby, L.

Newlove, B.

Noakes, B.

Northover, B.

O’Cathain, B.

Oppenheim-Barnes, B.

Palmer of Childs Hill, L.

Pannick, L.

Parminter, B.

Patel, L.

Patten, L.

Phillips of Sudbury, L.

Randerson, B.

Rawlings, B.

Razzall, L.

Reay, L.

Rennard, L.

Ribeiro, L.

Risby, L.

Ritchie of Brompton, B.

Roberts of Conwy, L.

Roberts of Llandudno, L.

Rodgers of Quarry Bank, L.

Rogan, L.

St John of Fawsley, L.

Sanderson of Bowden, L.

Sassoon, L.

Scott of Needham Market, B.

Seccombe, B.

Selborne, E.

Selkirk of Douglas, L.

Shackleton of Belgravia, B.

Sharp of Guildford, B.

Shaw of Northstead, L.

Shephard of Northwold, B.

Shipley, L.

Shutt of Greetland, L. [Teller]

Slim, V.

Smith of Clifton, L.

Stedman-Scott, B.

Stern, B.

Stewartby, L.

Stirrup, L.

Stoneham of Droxford, L.

Stowell of Beeston, B.

Strathclyde, L.

Taverne, L.

Taylor of Goss Moor, L.

Taylor of Holbeach, L.

Thomas of Walliswood, B.

Tope, L.

Trenchard, V.

Trumpington, B.

Tyler, L.

Tyler of Enfield, B.

Ullswater, V.

Vallance of Tummel, L.

Verma, B.

Waddington, L.

Wade of Chorlton, L.

Wakeham, L.

Wallace of Saltaire, L.

Wallace of Tankerness, L.

Warnock, B.

Warsi, B.

Wei, L.

Wheatcroft, B.

Wilcox, B.

Williams of Crosby, B.

Younger of Leckie, V.

Localism Bill

Division No. 2

Lord Kennedy of Southwark moved amendment 5, before clause 135, to insert the new clause Prevention of homelessness: advice and assistance. The House divided:

Contents 188

Not-contents 199

Contents

Adonis, L.

Ahmed, L.

Alli, L.

Alton of Liverpool, L.

Armstrong of Hill Top, B.

Bach, L.

Bakewell, B.

Bannside, L.

Barnett, L.

Bassam of Brighton, L. [Teller]

Beecham, L.

Berkeley, L.

Bichard, L.

Bilimoria, L.

Blood, B.

Boothroyd, B.

Borrie, L.

Bradley, L.

Bragg, L.

Brennan, L.

Brooke of Alverthorpe, L.

Brookman, L.

Browne of Ladyton, L.

Campbell of Surbiton, B.

Campbell-Savours, L.

Carter of Coles, L.

Christopher, L.

Clancarty, E.

Clark of Windermere, L.

Clarke of Hampstead, L.

Clinton-Davis, L.

Collins of Highbury, L.

Corbett of Castle Vale, L.

Crisp, L.

Cunningham of Felling, L.

Davidson of Glen Clova, L.

Davies of Coity, L.

Davies of Oldham, L.

Desai, L.

Donaghy, B.

Donoughue, L.

Drake, B.

Dubs, L.

Eames, L.

Elder, L.

Elystan-Morgan, L.

Evans of Temple Guiting, L.

Evans of Watford, L.

Farrington of Ribbleton, B.

Faulkner of Worcester, L.

Filkin, L.

Finlay of Llandaff, B.

Ford, B.

Foster of Bishop Auckland, L.

Foulkes of Cumnock, L.

Gale, B.

Glasman, L.

Golding, B.

Gordon of Strathblane, L.

Goudie, B.

Grantchester, L.

Grey-Thompson, B.

Griffiths of Burry Port, L.

Grocott, L.

Hanworth, V.

Harris of Haringey, L.

Harrison, L.

Hart of Chilton, L.

Haskel, L.

Haskins, L.

Haworth, L.

Hayter of Kentish Town, B.

Healy of Primrose Hill, B.

Henig, B.

Hilton of Eggardon, B.

Hollick, L.

Hollins, B.

Hollis of Heigham, B.

Howarth of Breckland, B.

Howarth of Newport, L.

Howe of Idlicote, B.

Howells of St Davids, B.

Howie of Troon, L.

Hughes of Stretford, B.

Hughes of Woodside, L.

Hunt of Kings Heath, L.

Hylton, L.

Irvine of Lairg, L.

Jay of Paddington, B.

Jones, L.

Jones of Whitchurch, B.

Jordan, L.

Kennedy of Southwark, L.

Kennedy of The Shaws, B.

Kerr of Kinlochard, L.

King of West Bromwich, L.

Kinnock, L.

Kinnock of Holyhead, B.

Kirkhill, L.

Knight of Weymouth, L.

Laming, L.

Lea of Crondall, L.

Levy, L.

Liddell of Coatdyke, B.

Liddle, L.

Lipsey, L.

Lister of Burtersett, B.

Listowel, E.

Low of Dalston, L.

Lytton, E.

McAvoy, L.

McDonagh, B.

Macdonald of Tradeston, L.

McFall of Alcluith, L.

McIntosh of Hudnall, B.

MacKenzie of Culkein, L.

Mackenzie of Framwellgate, L.

McKenzie of Luton, L.

Mar, C.

Masham of Ilton, B.

Maxton, L.

Meacher, B.

Mitchell, L.

Monks, L.

Moonie, L.

Morgan, L.

Morgan of Drefelin, B.

Morgan of Huyton, B.

Morris of Aberavon, L.

Morris of Handsworth, L.

Morris of Manchester, L.

Morris of Yardley, B.

Myners, L.

Neill of Bladen, L.

Noon, L.

Nye, B.

O’Loan, B.

O’Neill of Clackmannan, L.

Paisley of St George’s, B.

Patel, L.

Patel of Blackburn, L.

Pendry, L.

Pitkeathley, B.

Prashar, B.

Prosser, B.

Puttnam, L.

Quin, B.

Ramsay of Cartvale, B.

Reid of Cardowan, L.

Rendell of Babergh, B.

Rosser, L.

Royall of Blaisdon, B.

Sawyer, L.

Scotland of Asthal, B.

Sewel, L.

Sheldon, L.

Sherlock, B.

Simon, V.

Smith of Basildon, B.

Smith of Finsbury, L.

Snape, L.

Soley, L.

Stair, E.

Stevenson of Balmacara, L.

Symons of Vernham Dean, B.

Taylor of Blackburn, L.

Taylor of Bolton, B.

Taylor of Goss Moor, L.

Temple-Morris, L.

Thornton, B.

Tomlinson, L.

Touhig, L.

Tunnicliffe, L. [Teller]

Turner of Camden, B.

Wall of New Barnet, B.

Warnock, B.

Warwick of Undercliffe, B.

Watson of Invergowrie, L.

Wheeler, B.

Whitaker, B.

Whitty, L.

Wigley, L.

Wilkins, B.

Williams of Elvel, L.

Williamson of Horton, L.

Winston, L.

Woolmer of Leeds, L.

Young of Hornsey, B.

Not-contents

Aberdare, L.

Addington, L.

Alderdice, L.

Allan of Hallam, L.

Anelay of St Johns, B. [Teller]

Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon, L.

Ashton of Hyde, L.

Astor of Hever, L.

Attlee, E.

Ballyedmond, L.

Barker, B.

Benjamin, B.

Berridge, B.

Black of Brentwood, L.

Blencathra, L.

Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury, B.

Boswell of Aynho, L.

Bowness, L.

Bridgeman, V.

Brinton, B.

Brooke of Sutton Mandeville, L.

Brougham and Vaux, L.

Browning, B.

Burnett, L.

Buscombe, B.

Byford, B.

Cathcart, E.

Chalker of Wallasey, B.

Chidgey, L.

Clement-Jones, L.

Colwyn, L.

Cope of Berkeley, L.

Cormack, L.

Cotter, L.

Courtown, E.

Cox, B.

Craigavon, V.

Crickhowell, L.

De Mauley, L.

Deech, B.

Dholakia, L.

Dobbs, L.

Dykes, L.

Eaton, B.

Eccles, V.

Eccles of Moulton, B.

Edmiston, L.

Elton, L.

Empey, L.

Feldman, L.

Fellowes of West Stafford, 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.

Glendonbrook, L.

Gold, L.

Goodhart, L.

Goodlad, L.

Greenway, L.

Griffiths of Fforestfach, L.

Hamilton of Epsom, L.

Hanham, B.

Harris of Richmond, B.

Henley, L.

Heyhoe Flint, B.

Hill of Oareford, L.

Home, E.

Hooper, B.

Howe, E.

Howe of Aberavon, L.

Howell of Guildford, L.

Hunt of Wirral, L.

Hurd of Westwell, L.

Hussein-Ece, B.

Inglewood, L.

James of Blackheath, L.

Jenkin of Kennington, B.

Jenkin of Roding, L.

Jolly, B.

Jones of Cheltenham, L.

Jopling, L.

King of Bridgwater, L.

Kirkwood of Kirkhope, L.

Kramer, B.

Lamont of Lerwick, L.

Lang of Monkton, L.

Lawson of Blaby, L.

Leach of Fairford, L.

Lee of Trafford, L.

Lester of Herne Hill, L.

Lexden, L.

Lindsay, E.

Lingfield, L.

Linklater of Butterstone, B.

Liverpool, E.

Loomba, L.

Lucas, L.

Luke, L.

Lyell, L.

McColl of Dulwich, L.

MacGregor of Pulham Market, L.

Mackay of Clashfern, L.

Maclennan of Rogart, L.

McNally, L.

Maddock, B.

Magan of Castletown, L.

Maginnis of Drumglass, L.

Mar and Kellie, E.

Marks of Henley-on-Thames, L.

Marland, L.

Marlesford, L.

Mawson, L.

May of Oxford, L.

Mayhew of Twysden, L.

Miller of Hendon, B.

Montrose, D.

Morris of Bolton, B.

Moynihan, L.

Naseby, L.

Newlove, B.

Newton of Braintree, L.

Noakes, B.

Northover, B.

O’Cathain, B.

Oppenheim-Barnes, B.

Palmer of Childs Hill, L.

Pannick, L.

Parminter, B.

Patten, L.

Phillips of Sudbury, L.

Plumb, L.

Powell of Bayswater, L.

Randerson, B.

Rawlings, B.

Razzall, L.

Reay, L.

Rennard, L.

Ribeiro, L.

Risby, L.

Ritchie of Brompton, B.

Roberts of Conwy, L.

Roberts of Llandudno, L.

Rodgers of Quarry Bank, L.

Rogan, L.

St John of Fawsley, L.

Sanderson of Bowden, L.

Sassoon, L.

Scott of Needham Market, B.

Seccombe, B.

Selborne, E.

Selkirk of Douglas, L.

Shackleton of Belgravia, B.

Sharp of Guildford, B.

Shaw of Northstead, L.

Sheikh, L.

Shephard of Northwold, B.

Shutt of Greetland, L. [Teller]

Smith of Clifton, L.

Stedman-Scott, B.

Steel of Aikwood, L.

Stewartby, L.

Stirrup, L.

Stoneham of Droxford, L.

Stowell of Beeston, B.

Strasburger, L.

Strathclyde, L.

Taverne, L.

Taylor of Holbeach, L.

Thomas of Walliswood, B.

Thomas of Winchester, B.

Tope, L.

Tordoff, L.

True, L.

Tyler, L.

Tyler of Enfield, B.

Ullswater, V.

Vallance of Tummel, L.

Verma, B.

Waddington, L.

Wakeham, L.

Wallace of Saltaire, L.

Wallace of Tankerness, L.

Warsi, B.

Watson of Richmond, L.

Wei, L.

Wheatcroft, B.

Wilcox, B.

Willis of Knaresborough, L.

Younger of Leckie, V.

Localism Bill

Division No. 3

Lord Kennedy of Southwark moved amendment 6, in clause 135, page 128, line 3, at beginning to insert "Subject to section (Expiration of sections 135 and 136),". The House divided:

Contents 179

Not-contents 202

Contents

Ahmed, L.

Alli, L.

Alton of Liverpool, L.

Andrews, B.

Armstrong of Hill Top, B.

Bach, L.

Bakewell, B.

Bannside, L.

Barnett, L.

Bassam of Brighton, L. [Teller]

Beecham, L.

Berkeley, L.

Best, L.

Bichard, L.

Blackstone, B.

Blood, B.

Boateng, L.

Boothroyd, B.

Borrie, L.

Bradley, L.

Brennan, L.

Brooke of Alverthorpe, L.

Brookman, L.

Browne of Ladyton, L.

Campbell-Savours, L.

Carter of Coles, L.

Christopher, L.

Clancarty, E.

Clark of Windermere, L.

Clarke of Hampstead, L.

Clinton-Davis, L.

Collins of Highbury, L.

Corbett of Castle Vale, L.

Craig of Radley, L.

Craigavon, V.

Crisp, L.

Cunningham of Felling, L.

Davidson of Glen Clova, L.

Davies of Coity, L.

Davies of Oldham, L.

Dean of Thornton-le-Fylde, B.

Desai, L.

Donaghy, B.

Donoughue, L.

Drake, B.

Dubs, L.

Elder, L.

Elystan-Morgan, L.

Evans of Temple Guiting, L.

Evans of Watford, L.

Farrington of Ribbleton, B.

Faulkner of Worcester, L.

Filkin, L.

Finlay of Llandaff, B.

Ford, B.

Foster of Bishop Auckland, L.

Foulkes of Cumnock, L.

Gale, B.

Golding, B.

Gordon of Strathblane, L.

Goudie, B.

Gould of Potternewton, B.

Grantchester, L.

Grocott, L.

Hanworth, V.

Harris of Haringey, L.

Harrison, L.

Hart of Chilton, L.

Haskel, L.

Haskins, L.

Haworth, L.

Hayman, B.

Hayter of Kentish Town, B.

Healy of Primrose Hill, B.

Henig, B.

Hilton of Eggardon, B.

Hollick, L.

Hollis of Heigham, B.

Howarth of Newport, L.

Howe of Idlicote, B.

Howells of St Davids, B.

Howie of Troon, L.

Hughes of Stretford, B.

Hughes of Woodside, L.

Hunt of Kings Heath, L.

Hylton, L.

Irvine of Lairg, L.

Jay of Paddington, B.

Jones, L.

Jones of Whitchurch, B.

Kennedy of Southwark, L.

Kennedy of The Shaws, B.

King of West Bromwich, L.

Kinnock, L.

Kinnock of Holyhead, B.

Kirkhill, L.

Knight of Weymouth, L.

Laird, L.

Laming, L.

Layard, L.

Levy, L.

Liddell of Coatdyke, B.

Liddle, L.

Lipsey, L.

Lister of Burtersett, B.

Low of Dalston, L.

Lytton, E.

McAvoy, L.

McDonagh, B.

McFall of Alcluith, L.

McIntosh of Hudnall, B.

MacKenzie of Culkein, L.

McKenzie of Luton, L.

Mar, C.

Masham of Ilton, B.

Maxton, L.

Meacher, B.

Mitchell, L.

Moonie, L.

Morgan, L.

Morgan of Drefelin, B.

Morgan of Huyton, B.

Morris of Aberavon, L.

Morris of Handsworth, L.

Morris of Yardley, B.

Myners, L.

Neill of Bladen, L.

Noon, L.

Nye, B.

O’Loan, B.

O’Neill of Clackmannan, L.

Paisley of St George’s, B.

Pannick, L.

Patel of Blackburn, L.

Pendry, L.

Pitkeathley, B.

Prosser, B.

Puttnam, L.

Quin, B.

Radice, L.

Ramsay of Cartvale, B.

Rea, L.

Reid of Cardowan, L.

Rendell of Babergh, B.

Rosser, L.

Royall of Blaisdon, B.

Sawyer, L.

Scotland of Asthal, B.

Sewel, L.

Sheldon, L.

Sherlock, B.

Simon, V.

Smith of Basildon, B.

Smith of Finsbury, L.

Snape, L.

Soley, L.

Stevenson of Balmacara, L.

Symons of Vernham Dean, B.

Taylor of Bolton, B.

Temple-Morris, L.

Thornton, B.

Tomlinson, L.

Touhig, L.

Truscott, L.

Tunnicliffe, L. [Teller]

Turner of Camden, B.

Wall of New Barnet, B.

Warnock, B.

Warwick of Undercliffe, B.

Watson of Invergowrie, L.

Wheeler, B.

Whitaker, B.

Whitty, L.

Wigley, L.

Wilkins, B.

Williamson of Horton, L.

Winston, L.

Woolmer of Leeds, L.

Young of Norwood Green, L.

Not-contents

Addington, L.

Ahmad of Wimbledon, L.

Alderdice, L.

Allan of Hallam, L.

Anelay of St Johns, B. [Teller]

Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon, L.

Ashton of Hyde, L.

Astor of Hever, L.

Attlee, E.

Avebury, L.

Ballyedmond, L.

Barker, B.

Benjamin, B.

Berridge, B.

Bilimoria, L.

Black of Brentwood, L.

Blencathra, L.

Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury, B.

Boswell of Aynho, L.

Bowness, L.

Bridgeman, V.

Brinton, B.

Brooke of Sutton Mandeville, L.

Brougham and Vaux, L.

Browning, B.

Burnett, L.

Buscombe, B.

Byford, B.

Cathcart, E.

Chalker of Wallasey, B.

Chidgey, L.

Colwyn, L.

Cope of Berkeley, L.

Cormack, L.

Cotter, L.

Courtown, E.

Crickhowell, L.

De Mauley, L.

Denham, L.

Dholakia, L.

Dobbs, L.

Doocey, B.

Dykes, L.

Eaton, B.

Eccles, V.

Eccles of Moulton, B.

Edmiston, L.

Elton, L.

Empey, L.

Feldman, L.

Fellowes of West Stafford, L.

Flight, L.

Fookes, B.

Forsyth of Drumlean, L.

Fowler, L.

Framlingham, L.

Freeman, L.

Freud, L.

Garden of Frognal, B.

Gardiner of Kimble, L.

Gardner of Parkes, B.

Geddes, L.

German, L.

Glendonbrook, L.

Gold, L.

Goodhart, L.

Goodlad, L.

Goschen, V.

Greaves, L.

Greenway, L.

Griffiths of Fforestfach, L.

Hamilton of Epsom, L.

Hamwee, B.

Hanham, B.

Harris of Richmond, B.

Henley, L.

Heyhoe Flint, B.

Hill of Oareford, L.

Home, E.

Hooper, B.

Howe, E.

Howe of Aberavon, L.

Howell of Guildford, L.

Hunt of Wirral, L.

Hussain, L.

Hussein-Ece, B.

Inglewood, L.

James of Blackheath, L.

Jenkin of Roding, L.

Jolly, B.

Jones of Cheltenham, L.

Jopling, L.

Kakkar, L.

King of Bridgwater, L.

Kirkwood of Kirkhope, L.

Kramer, B.

Lamont of Lerwick, L.

Lang of Monkton, L.

Lawson of Blaby, L.

Lee of Trafford, L.

Lexden, L.

Lindsay, E.

Lingfield, L.

Linklater of Butterstone, B.

Liverpool, E.

Loomba, L.

Lucas, L.

Luke, L.

Lyell, L.

McColl of Dulwich, L.

MacGregor of Pulham Market, L.

Mackay of Clashfern, L.

MacLaurin of Knebworth, L.

Maclennan of Rogart, L.

McNally, L.

Maddock, B.

Magan of Castletown, L.

Maginnis of Drumglass, L.

Mancroft, L.

Mar and Kellie, E.

Marks of Henley-on-Thames, L.

Marland, L.

Marlesford, L.

Mawson, L.

Mayhew of Twysden, L.

Miller of Chilthorne Domer, B.

Miller of Hendon, B.

Montagu of Beaulieu, L.

Montrose, D.

Morris of Bolton, B.

Naseby, L.

Newby, L.

Newlove, B.

Newton of Braintree, L.

Noakes, B.

Northover, B.

Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay, L.

O’Cathain, B.

Oppenheim-Barnes, B.

Palmer of Childs Hill, L.

Parminter, B.

Phillips of Sudbury, L.

Powell of Bayswater, L.

Randerson, B.

Rawlings, B.

Razzall, L.

Reay, L.

Rennard, L.

Ribeiro, L.

Risby, L.

Roberts of Conwy, L.

Roberts of Llandudno, L.

Rodgers of Quarry Bank, L.

St John of Fawsley, L.

Sanderson of Bowden, L.

Sassoon, L.

Scott of Needham Market, B.

Seccombe, B.

Selborne, E.

Selkirk of Douglas, L.

Shackleton of Belgravia, B.

Sharp of Guildford, B.

Shaw of Northstead, L.

Sheikh, L.

Shephard of Northwold, B.

Shipley, L.

Shutt of Greetland, L. [Teller]

Smith of Clifton, L.

Stair, E.

Stedman-Scott, B.

Steel of Aikwood, L.

Stephen, L.

Stewartby, L.

Stirrup, L.

Stoneham of Droxford, L.

Stowell of Beeston, B.

Strasburger, L.

Strathclyde, L.

Taverne, L.

Taylor of Goss Moor, L.

Taylor of Holbeach, L.

Thomas of Walliswood, B.

Thomas of Winchester, B.

Tope, L.

Tordoff, L.

True, L.

Tyler, L.

Tyler of Enfield, B.

Ullswater, V.

Vallance of Tummel, L.

Verma, B.

Waddington, L.

Wakeham, L.

Wallace of Saltaire, L.

Wallace of Tankerness, L.

Warsi, B.

Wasserman, L.

Wei, L.

Wheatcroft, B.

Wilcox, B.

Willis of Knaresborough, L.

Younger of Leckie, V.

Prepared 6th September 2011