Table of Contents for
Monday 19 Mar 2012

Volume No. 736Part No. 284

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Following the Table of Contents is a more detailed list which gives subject headings, timelines and names of speakers

House of Lords

Economy: Quantitative Easing - Question

Banking: Accounting Standards - Question

UN: Sustainable Development and Family Planning - Question

Libya - Question

Health and Social Care Bill - Petition

Pneumoconiosis etc. (Workers' Compensation) (Payment of Claims) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 - Motions to Approve

Mesothelioma Lump Sum Payments (Conditions and Amounts) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 - Motions to Approve

Occupational and Personal Pension Schemes (Automatic Enrolment) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 - Motions to Approve

Automatic Enrolment (Offshore Employment) Order 2012 - Motions to Approve

Health and Social Care Bill - Third Reading

Amendment to the Motion

Clause 8 : Secretary of State's duty as to promoting equality of provision

Amendment 1

Amendments 2 to 6

Clause 23 : The NHS Commissioning Board: further provision

Amendment 7

Clause 26 : Clinical commissioning groups: general duties etc.

Amendment 8

Amendments 9 and 10

Clause 40 : After-care

Amendment 11

Amendments 12 and 13

Clause 56 : Abolition of Health Protection Agency

Amendment 14

Clause 185 : Independent advocacy services

Amendments 15 and 16

Amendment 17

Clause 234 : Quality standards

Amendment 18

Clause 250 : Powers to publish information standards

Amendment 19

Clause 254 : Powers to direct Information Centre to establish information systems

Amendment 20

Schedule 4 : Amendments of the National Health Service Act 2006

Amendments 21 to 23

Schedule 5 : Part 1: amendments of other enactments

Amendments 24 to 29

Motion

Amendment to the Motion

International Development: Sanitation and Water - Question for Short Debate

Grand Committee

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

Public Bodies (Abolition of the National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Companies Act 2006 (Amendment of Part 23) (Investment Companies) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Industrial Training Levy (Engineering Construction Industry Training Board) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Industrial Training Levy (Construction Industry Training Board) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Postal Services Act 2011 (Disclosure of Information) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Postal Services Act 2011 (Penalties) (Rules for Calculation of Turnover) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Employment Tribunals Act 1996 (Tribunal Composition) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Unfair Dismissal and Statement of Reasons for Dismissal (Variation of Qualifying Period) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Written Statements

Data: Public Data Corporation - Statement

EU: Foreign Ministers' Meeting - Statement

Housing - Statement

National Minimum Wage - Statement

NHS: Quality Standards - Statement

Written Answers

Banking - Questions

Banks: Lending - Question

Burundi - Questions

Civil Partnerships - Question

Commonwealth - Question

Crown Prosecution Service - Question

Cyprus - Questions

Energy: Green Deal - Question

EU: Legislation - Question

Film and Television Industry - Questions

Firearms: Licensing - Questions

Forced Marriage - Question

Fragile and Conflict-affected States - Question

Gaza - Questions

Government Departments: Staff Childcare - Question

Health: Cardiology - Question

Health: Diabetes - Question

Health: Dystonia - Questions

Health: Ophthalmology - Question

Health: Pneumococcal Disease - Question

Health: Reproductive Health - Question

Hong Kong - Question

Iran - Question

Israel and Palestine - Question

Israel and Palestine: West Bank - Question

Libya - Question

Migrant Workers: Romanians and Bulgarians - Question

Northern Ireland Office: Media - Questions

Parliaments: National Parliaments - Question

Passports - Questions

Pensions - Question

Philip Machemedze - Question

Pitcairn - Question

Police: South Wales - Question

Prisoners: Women - Question

Questions: Media - Question

Railways: Freight - Question

Sudan - Questions

Syria - Questions

Turkey - Question

Uganda - Question

UK Trade and Investment - Questions

UN Peacekeepers - Question



This Table of Contents lists subject headings, timelines and
names of speakers in the Lords Hansard text for
Monday 19 Mar 2012

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House of Lords [19 Mar 2012]

2.30 pm

Economy: Quantitative Easing - Question

2.36 pm

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Lord Barnett:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Bilimoria:

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Lord Sassoon:

Lord Newby:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Peston:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Pearson of Rannoch:

Lord Sassoon:

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Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

Banking: Accounting Standards - Question

2.45 pm

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Lord Flight:

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Lord Sassoon:

Lord Lawson of Blaby:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Eatwell:

Lord Sassoon:

Column: 629

Lord McFall of Alcluith:

Lord Sassoon:

Lord Phillips of Sudbury:

Lord Sassoon:

UN: Sustainable Development and Family Planning - Question

2.52 pm

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Tonge:

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Baroness Northover:

Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead:

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Afshar:

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Gardner of Parkes:

Baroness Northover:

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Lord Harris of Haringey:

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Hussein-Ece:

Baroness Northover:

Viscount Craigavon:

Baroness Northover:

Column: 632

Libya - Question

3 pm

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Lord Judd:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Lord Avebury:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

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Lord West of Spithead:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Baroness Falkner of Margravine:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Lord Desai:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

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Health and Social Care Bill - Petition

3.07 pm

Lord Owen:

Pneumoconiosis etc. (Workers' Compensation) (Payment of Claims) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 - Motions to Approve

Mesothelioma Lump Sum Payments (Conditions and Amounts) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 - Motions to Approve

Occupational and Personal Pension Schemes (Automatic Enrolment) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 - Motions to Approve

Automatic Enrolment (Offshore Employment) Order 2012 - Motions to Approve

3.08 pm

Health and Social Care Bill - Third Reading

3.08 pm

Amendment to the Motion

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Lord Owen:

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3.15 pm

Lord Fowler:

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Lord Mackay of Clashfern:

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Baroness Jay of Paddington:

Lord Birt:

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3.30 pm

Baroness Thornton:

Lord Birt:

Lord Peston:

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3.45 pm

Lord Deben:

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Lord Harris of Haringey:

Lord Deben:

Baroness Williams of Crosby:

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Lord Wilson of Dinton:

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Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall:

Lord Wilson of Dinton:

Baroness Murphy:

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Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall:

Baroness Murphy:

Lord Falconer of Thoroton:

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Lord Martin of Springburn:

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4 pm

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

Lord Martin of Springburn:

Noble Lords:

Lord Martin of Springburn:

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Lord Walton of Detchant:

Lord Clement-Jones:

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Baroness Tonge:

Lord Clement-Jones:

Lord Grocott:

Noble Lords:

Lord Campbell of Alloway:

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Lord Grocott:

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4.15 pm

Lord Phillips of Sudbury:

Lord Armstrong of Ilminster:

Baroness Thornton:

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The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Earl Howe):

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Lord Owen:

Earl Howe:

4.30 pm

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Lord Grocott:

Earl Howe:

Lord Owen:

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Lord Alderdice:

Lord Owen:

Noble Lords:

Lord Owen:

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Lord Clement-Jones:

Lord Owen:

4.41 pm
Division on Lord Owen's amendment.Contents 213; Not-Contents 328.Amendment disagreed.
Division No. 1 [] [19 Mar 2012]

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4.58 pm

Clause 8 : Secretary of State's duty as to promoting equality of provision

Amendment 1

Lord Patel of Bradford:

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5 pm

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Lord Noon:

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Lord Newby:

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Lord Warner:

5.15 pm

Baroness Finlay of Llandaff:

Earl Howe:

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Lord Patel of Bradford:

Amendments 2 to 6

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Clause 23 : The NHS Commissioning Board: further provision

Amendment 7

Earl Howe:

Baroness Tyler of Enfield:

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5.30 pm

Earl Howe:

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Clause 26 : Clinical commissioning groups: general duties etc.

Amendment 8

Baroness Finlay of Llandaff:

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Baroness Hollins:

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Earl Howe:

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Baroness Williams of Crosby:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Finlay of Llandaff:

Amendments 9 and 10

Clause 40 : After-care

Amendment 11

Earl Howe:

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Lord Patel of Bradford:

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Baroness Finlay of Llandaff:

6 pm

Baroness Jolly:

Earl Howe:

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Amendments 12 and 13

Clause 56 : Abolition of Health Protection Agency

Amendment 14

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Baroness Cumberlege:

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Lord Warner:

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6.15 pm

Baroness Jolly:

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Baroness Masham of Ilton:

Lord Turnberg:

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Lord Patel:

Lord Beecham:

Earl Howe:

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6.30 pm

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Lord Turnberg:

Earl Howe:

Lord Willis of Knaresborough:

Earl Howe:

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Lord Warner:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Cumberlege:

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Clause 185 : Independent advocacy services

Amendments 15 and 16

6.45 pm

Amendment 17

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Baroness Emerton:

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Lord Patel:

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7 pm

Lord MacKenzie of Culkein:

Baroness Masham of Ilton:

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Lord Cotter:

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Baroness Finlay of Llandaff:

Baroness Cumberlege:

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7.15 pm

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Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:

Earl Howe:

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7.30 pm

Baroness Emerton:

7.33 pm
Division on Amendment 17Contents 209; Not-Contents 267.Amendment 17 disagreed.
Division No. 2 [] [19 Mar 2012]

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Column: 704

7.47 pm

Clause 234 : Quality standards

Amendment 18

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Clause 250 : Powers to publish information standards

Amendment 19

Clause 254 : Powers to direct Information Centre to establish information systems

Amendment 20

Schedule 4 : Amendments of the National Health Service Act 2006

Amendments 21 to 23

Schedule 5 : Part 1: amendments of other enactments

Amendments 24 to 29

Column: 706

Motion

Amendment to the Motion

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Column: 709

8 pm

Lord Dubs:

Baroness Finlay of Llandaff:

Lord Greaves:

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Lord Winston:

Lord Greaves:

Noble Lords:

Lord Greaves:

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Noble Lords:

Baroness Butler-Sloss:

Earl Howe:

8.15 pm

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Baroness Thornton:

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8.20 pm
Division on Baroness Thornton's amendment.Contents 174; Not-Contents 269.Amendment disagreed.
Division No. 3 [] [19 Mar 2012]

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8.34 pm

International Development: Sanitation and Water - Question for Short Debate

8.34 pm

The Lord Bishop of Bath and Wells:

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8.44 pm

Baroness Jenkin of Kennington:

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8.51 pm

Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale:

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8.58 pm

Lord Chidgey:

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9.05 pm

Lord Cameron of Dillington:

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9.11 pm

Lord Judd:

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9.20 pm

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon:

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9.24 pm

Lord Roberts of Llandudno:

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9.28 pm

Lord Gardiner of Kimble:

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9.34 pm

Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead:

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9.42 pm

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Grand Committee [19 Mar 2012]

3.30 pm

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

The Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lord Colwyn):

Public Bodies (Abolition of the National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

3.31 pm

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (Baroness Wilcox):

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Lord Razzall:

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Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

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3.45 pm

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

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Baroness Wilcox:

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Companies Act 2006 (Amendment of Part 23) (Investment Companies) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

3.52 pm

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (Baroness Wilcox):

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Lord Razzall:

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

4 pm

Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Razzall:

Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

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Baroness Wilcox:

Industrial Training Levy (Engineering Construction Industry Training Board) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

4.04 pm

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (Baroness Wilcox):

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Baroness Turner of Camden:

4.15 pm

Lord Razzall:

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Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Baroness Wilcox:

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Industrial Training Levy (Construction Industry Training Board) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

4.22 pm

Postal Services Act 2011 (Disclosure of Information) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

4.22 pm

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (Baroness Wilcox):

Column: GC98

Column: GC99

4.30 pm

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Lord Razzall:

Lord Cope of Berkeley:

Baroness Wilcox:

Column: GC100

Postal Services Act 2011 (Penalties) (Rules for Calculation of Turnover) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

4.35 pm

The Deputy Chairman of Committees:

4.35 pm
4.41 pm

The Deputy Chairman of Committees:

4.51 pm

The Deputy Chairman of Committees:

Employment Tribunals Act 1996 (Tribunal Composition) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

4.53 pm

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Lord De Mauley:

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5 pm

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Baroness Turner of Camden:

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Baroness Donaghy:

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5.15 pm

Lord Cope of Berkeley:

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Lord Borrie:

Lord Cope of Berkeley:

Lord Monks:

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Lord Scott of Foscote:

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5.30 pm

Baroness Prosser:

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Lord Jones of Birmingham:

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5.45 pm

Lord Monks:

Lord Jones of Birmingham:

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Baroness Gibson of Market Rasen:

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Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts:

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6 pm

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Baroness Prosser:

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts:

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Lord Risby:

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6.15 pm

Lord Jones of Birmingham:

Baroness Drake:

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Lord Whitty:

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6.30 pm

Lord Lea of Crondall:

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Lord Razzall:

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Lord Young of Norwood Green:

6.45 pm

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Lord De Mauley:

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7 pm

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Lord Lea of Crondall:

Lord De Mauley:

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Lord Scott of Foscote:

Lord De Mauley:

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7.15 pm

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts:

Lord De Mauley:

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Baroness Gibson of Market Rasen:

Lord De Mauley:

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Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Lord De Mauley:

Lord Young of Norwood Green:

Lord De Mauley:

Unfair Dismissal and Statement of Reasons for Dismissal (Variation of Qualifying Period) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

7.21 pm

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Written Statements [19 Mar 2012]

Data: Public Data Corporation - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (Baroness Wilcox):

EU: Foreign Ministers' Meeting - Statement

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

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Column: WS49

Housing - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Communities and Local Government (Baroness Hanham):

National Minimum Wage - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (Baroness Wilcox):

Column: WS50

NHS: Quality Standards - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Earl Howe):

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Written Answers [19 Mar 2012]

Banking - Questions

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Lord Sassoon:

Banks: Lending - Question

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The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Burundi - Questions

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Northover:

Column: WA127

Baroness Northover:

Civil Partnerships - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Column: WA128

Commonwealth - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Crown Prosecution Service - Question

The Advocate-General for Scotland (Lord Wallace of Tankerness):

Cyprus - Questions

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Energy: Green Deal - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change (Lord Marland):

Column: WA130

EU: Legislation - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Film and Television Industry - Questions

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Lord Sassoon:

Column: WA131

Baroness Rawlings:

Baroness Rawlings:

Firearms: Licensing - Questions

The Minister of State, Home Office (Lord Henley):

Lord Henley:

Lord Henley:

Forced Marriage - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Column: WA133

Fragile and Conflict-affected States - Question

Baroness Northover:

Gaza - Questions

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Column: WA134

Baroness Northover:

Government Departments: Staff Childcare - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Communities and Local Government (Baroness Hanham):

Column: WA136

Health: Cardiology - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Earl Howe):

Health: Diabetes - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Earl Howe):

Column: WA137

Health: Dystonia - Questions

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Earl Howe):

Earl Howe:

Health: Ophthalmology - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Earl Howe):

Health: Pneumococcal Disease - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Earl Howe):

Column: WA139

Health: Reproductive Health - Question

Baroness Northover:

Hong Kong - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Column: WA140

Iran - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Israel and Palestine - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

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Israel and Palestine: West Bank - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Libya - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Column: WA142

Migrant Workers: Romanians and Bulgarians - Question

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Column: WA143

Northern Ireland Office: Media - Questions

Lord Shutt of Greetland:

Lord Shutt of Greetland:

Parliaments: National Parliaments - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

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Passports - Questions

The Minister of State, Home Office (Lord Henley):

Pensions - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Communities and Local Government (Baroness Hanham):

Column: WA145

Philip Machemedze - Question

The Minister of State, Home Office (Lord Henley):

Pitcairn - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Police: South Wales - Question

The Minister of State, Home Office (Lord Henley):

Column: WA146

Prisoners: Women - Question

The Minister of State, Ministry of Justice (Lord McNally):

Questions: Media - Question

Lord Shutt of Greetland:

Railways: Freight - Question

Earl Attlee:

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Sudan - Questions

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Baroness Northover:

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Syria - Questions

Baroness Northover:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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Turkey - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Uganda - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):

Column: WA150

UK Trade and Investment - Questions

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Northover:

Column: WA151

Baroness Northover:

Column: WA152

UN Peacekeepers - Question

The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Howell of Guildford):



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