Table of Contents for
Thursday 12 Jul 2012

Volume No. 738Part No. 33

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House of Lords

Introduction: Lord Trees

Drugs: Prescribed Drug Addiction - Question

Schools: Copyright Exemption - Question

China: Mineral Acquisitions - Question

Family Planning: London Summit - Question

Business of the House - Motion to Agree

Business of the House - Timing of Debates

Administration and Works Committee - Motion to Agree

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

Parliamentary Boundary Commission: Electoral Administration - Motion to Take Note

Olympic Games: Security - Statement

Housing: Rented Sector - Motion to Take Note

Coastal Access in England - Question for Short Debate

Grand Committee

Local Authorities (Mayoral Elections) (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Police and Crime Commissioner Elections (Functions of Returning Officers) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Police and Crime Commissioner Elections Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act 2002 (Authority to Carry) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Police and Crime Panels (Modification of Functions) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Further Education Institutions and 16 to 19 Academies (Specification and Disposal of Articles) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Legislative Reform (Annual Review of Local Authorities) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Public Bodies (Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission: Abolition and Transfer of Functions) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Social Security (Civil Penalties) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Written Statements

Abortion - Statement

Armed Forces: Depleted Uranium - Statement

Aviation: Strategy - Statement

Benefits - Statement

Boundary Commission for Northern Ireland: Annual Report - Statement

Circuses: Animals - Statement

Criminal Records Bureau: Annual Report and Accounts - Statement

Disabled People: Independent Living - Statement

EU: General Affairs Council - Statement

Higher Education: Loans - Statement

Independent Safeguarding Authority: Annual Report and Accounts - Statement

Industrial Injuries Advisory Council - Statement

Marchwood Sea Mounting Centre - Statement

NHS: Trust Special Administrators - Statement

Office for Budget Responsibility: Fiscal Sustainability - Statement

Olympic and Paralympic Games 2012 - Statement

Pensions - Statement

Police: Firearms - Statement

Railways: High Speed 2 - Statement

Regional Growth Fund - Statement

Social Fund and Social Fund Commissioner: Annual Reports - Statement

Sure Start: Maternity Grants - Statement

Third Parties (Rights against Insurers) Act 2010 - Statement

UK Border Agency: Annual Report and Accounts - Statement

Universal Credit - Statement

War Crimes: Screening - Statement

Written Answers

Abortion - Questions

Adoption - Question

Advisory Group for National Specialised Services - Question

Agriculture: Genetically Modified Crops - Question

Banks: Virgin Money - Question

Birds: Buzzards - Question

Bloody Sunday - Question

Burma - Question

Disabled People: Children’s Holidays - Question

Education: Careers Advice - Question

Education: NVQ Languages - Question

Employment: Outsourcing - Question

Ethnicity: Data - Question

Finance: UK Asset Resolution - Questions

Government Departments: Apprentices - Questions

Government Departments: Media - Question

Health: Allied Health Professions - Question

Health: Giant Cell Arteritis - Questions

Health: Health Care Workers - Question

Health: Mesothelioma - Questions

House of Lords: Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint - Question

Housing Benefit - Question

Imports and Exports - Question

Justice: Judicial Inquiries - Question

Mayors - Question

Mental Health Act 2007 - Question

Nursing and Midwifery Council - Question

Pensions - Questions

Water Supply: Pipe Leakage - Question

World Heritage Sites: Liverpool - Question





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Thursday 12 Jul 2012

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House of Lords [12 Jul 2012]

11 am

Introduction: Lord Trees

11.09 am

Drugs: Prescribed Drug Addiction - Question

11.13 am

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

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Lord Patel of Bradford:

Earl Howe:

Lord Taverne:

Earl Howe:

Baroness Meacher:

Earl Howe:

Lord Howarth of Newport:

Earl Howe:

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Baroness Finlay of Llandaff:

Earl Howe:

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Schools: Copyright Exemption - Question

11.22 am

Lord Jenkin of Roding:

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Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Walton of Detchant:

Baroness Wilcox:

Lord Wills:

Baroness Wilcox:

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Baroness Benjamin:

Baroness Wilcox:

China: Mineral Acquisitions - Question

11.29 am

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

Lord Elton:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

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Lord Anderson of Swansea:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Lord Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Lord Lawson of Blaby:

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Lord Howell of Guildford:

Lord Howell of Guildford:

Family Planning: London Summit - Question

11.37 am

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Baroness Northover:

Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale:

Baroness Northover:

Lord Chidgey:

Baroness Northover:

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Lord Patel:

Baroness Northover:

Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead:

Baroness Northover:

Lord Elton:

Baroness Northover:

Business of the House - Motion to Agree

11.44 am

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Business of the House - Timing of Debates

11.44 am

Administration and Works Committee - Motion to Agree

11.44 am

The Chairman of Committees (Lord Sewel):


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Lord Higgins:

Lord Sewel:

The Lord Bishop of Chester:

Lord Sewel:

Lord Berkeley:

Lord Cormack:

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Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope:

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Lord Wills:

Baroness Sherlock:

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Sewel:

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Lord Berkeley:

Lord Sewel:

Arrangement of Business - Announcement

12.02 pm

Baroness Verma:

Parliamentary Boundary Commission: Electoral Administration - Motion to Take Note

12.02 pm

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Lord Campbell-Savours:


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12.15 pm

Baroness O'Cathain:

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12.27 pm

Lord Rennard:


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12.38 pm

Lord Wills:


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12.50 pm

Lord Lipsey:


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1.02 pm

Baroness Taylor of Bolton:


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1.14 pm

Lord Clark of Windermere:

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1.25 pm

Baroness Corston:

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1.35 pm

Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:


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1.50 pm

Baroness Smith of Basildon:


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Baroness O'Cathain:

Baroness Smith of Basildon:

2.03 pm

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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Lord Wills:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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Baroness Corston:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Baroness Taylor of Bolton:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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Lord Wills:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Wills:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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Lord Lipsey:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Lord Campbell-Savours:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

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Lord Foulkes of Cumnock:

Lord Wallace of Saltaire:


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2.23 pm

Lord Campbell-Savours:


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Olympic Games: Security - Statement

2.28 pm

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


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2.33 pm

Baroness Smith of Basildon:


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2.38 pm

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:


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2.45 pm

Earl Attlee:

Lord Addington:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

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Baroness Deech:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord King of Bridgwater:


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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Prescott:

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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Prescott:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Stirrup:

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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Lord Marlesford:

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Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Baroness Finlay of Llandaff:

Baroness Stowell of Beeston:

Housing: Rented Sector - Motion to Take Note

3.06 pm

Baroness Rendell of Babergh:

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3.20 pm

Baroness Scott of Needham Market:


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3.31 pm

The Lord Bishop of Chester:


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3.40 pm

Lord Morris of Handsworth:


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3.52 pm

Lord Greaves:


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4.09 pm

Baroness Turner of Camden:

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4.13 pm

Lord Sawyer:


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4.26 pm

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

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4.39 pm

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

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Baroness Royall of Blaisdon:

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Baroness Hanham:

4.55 pm

Baroness Rendell of Babergh:

Coastal Access in England - Question for Short Debate

4.56 pm

Lord Greaves:


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5.07 pm

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath:


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5.11 pm

Lord Knight of Weymouth:


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Lord Winston:

Lord Knight of Weymouth:

5.25 pm

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


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Grand Committee [12 Jul 2012]

2 pm

Local Authorities (Mayoral Elections) (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

Baroness Verma:


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Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

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Baroness Verma:

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town:

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Baroness Verma:

Police and Crime Commissioner Elections (Functions of Returning Officers) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

2.16 pm

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


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Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

Lord Rosser:

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2.30 pm

Lord Henley:

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Lord Kennedy of Southwark:

Lord Henley:

Lord Rosser:

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Lord Henley:

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Lord Rosser:

Lord Henley:

Lord Rosser:

Police and Crime Commissioner Elections Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

2.42 pm

Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act 2002 (Authority to Carry) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

2.42 pm

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

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Lord Berkeley:


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Lord Bradshaw:

Lord Rosser:

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Lord Henley:

Lord Rosser:

Lord Henley:

3 pm

Lord Berkeley:

Lord Henley:

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Lord Berkeley:

Lord Henley:

Lord Rosser:

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Lord Henley:

Police and Crime Panels (Modification of Functions) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

3.05 pm

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


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Lord Shipley:


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Lord Rosser:

3.15 pm

Lord Henley:

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Lord Harris of Haringey:

Lord Henley:

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Lord Harris of Haringey:

Lord Henley:

Lord Shipley:

Lord Henley:

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Further Education Institutions and 16 to 19 Academies (Specification and Disposal of Articles) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

3.26 pm

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


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3.30 pm

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Baroness Jones of Whitchurch:

Baroness Wilcox:

Legislative Reform (Annual Review of Local Authorities) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

3.36 pm

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Baroness Garden of Frognal:


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Baroness Jones of Whitchurch:


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3.45 pm

Baroness Garden of Frognal:


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Public Bodies (Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission: Abolition and Transfer of Functions) Order 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

3.51 pm

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions (Lord Freud):

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4 pm

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Lord McKenzie of Luton:


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Lord German:

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4.15 pm

Baroness Sherlock:

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Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope:


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Lord Freud:

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4.30 pm

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Baroness Sherlock:

Lord Freud:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Freud:


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Social Security (Civil Penalties) Regulations 2012 - Considered in Grand Committee

4.37 pm

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions (Lord Freud):


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Lord McKenzie of Luton:

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4.45 pm

Lord German:


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Lord Freud:


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Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Freud:

Lord McKenzie of Luton:

Lord Freud:

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Written Statements [12 Jul 2012]

Abortion - Statement

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

Armed Forces: Depleted Uranium - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Defence (Lord Astor of Hever):


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Aviation: Strategy - Statement

Earl Attlee:


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Benefits - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions (Lord Freud):


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Boundary Commission for Northern Ireland: Annual Report - Statement

Earl Attlee:

Circuses: Animals - Statement

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

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Criminal Records Bureau: Annual Report and Accounts - Statement

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

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Disabled People: Independent Living - Statement

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EU: General Affairs Council - Statement

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


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Higher Education: Loans - Statement

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


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Independent Safeguarding Authority: Annual Report and Accounts - Statement

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

Industrial Injuries Advisory Council - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions (Lord Freud):

Marchwood Sea Mounting Centre - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Defence (Lord Astor of Hever):

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NHS: Trust Special Administrators - Statement

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

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Office for Budget Responsibility: Fiscal Sustainability - Statement

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

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Olympic and Paralympic Games 2012 - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Defence (Lord Astor of Hever):


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Pensions - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions (Lord Freud):

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Police: Firearms - Statement

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

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Railways: High Speed 2 - Statement

Earl Attlee:

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Regional Growth Fund - Statement

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

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Social Fund and Social Fund Commissioner: Annual Reports - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions (Lord Freud):

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Sure Start: Maternity Grants - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions (Lord Freud):

Third Parties (Rights against Insurers) Act 2010 - Statement

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


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UK Border Agency: Annual Report and Accounts - Statement

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

Universal Credit - Statement

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions (Lord Freud):


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War Crimes: Screening - Statement

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


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Written Answers [12 Jul 2012]

Abortion - Questions

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

Adoption - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Schools (Lord Hill of Oareford):

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Advisory Group for National Specialised Services - Question

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

Agriculture: Genetically Modified Crops - Question

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

Banks: Virgin Money - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Birds: Buzzards - Question

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

Bloody Sunday - Question

Earl Attlee:

Burma - Question

The Minister of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills & Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint):

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Disabled People: Children’s Holidays - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Schools (Lord Hill of Oareford):

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Education: Careers Advice - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Schools (Lord Hill of Oareford):

Education: NVQ Languages - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Schools (Lord Hill of Oareford):

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Employment: Outsourcing - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Ethnicity: Data - Question

Baroness Verma:

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Finance: UK Asset Resolution - Questions

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Lord Sassoon:

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Government Departments: Apprentices - Questions

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

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Viscount Younger of Leckie:

Government Departments: Media - Question

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Lord Wallace of Saltaire:

Health: Allied Health Professions - Question

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

Health: Giant Cell Arteritis - Questions

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

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Health: Health Care Workers - Question

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

Health: Mesothelioma - Questions

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions (Lord Freud):

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House of Lords: Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint - Question

The Minister of State for Trade and Investment (Lord Green on Hurstpierpoint):

Housing Benefit - Question

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions (Lord Freud):

Imports and Exports - Question

The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury (Lord Sassoon):

Justice: Judicial Inquiries - Question

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

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Mayors - Question

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

Mental Health Act 2007 - Question

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


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Nursing and Midwifery Council - Question

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

Pensions - Questions

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions (Lord Freud):

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Lord Freud:

Lord Freud:

Lord Freud:

Lord Freud:

Lord Freud:

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Water Supply: Pipe Leakage - Question

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

World Heritage Sites: Liverpool - Question

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