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House of Lords Journal

The Journal is the formal and authoritative summary record of the proceedings of the House of Lords. Each Journal contains the attendance, minutes (including voting lists) and papers, along with some committee reports, for every day the House sat during a parliamentary session. Each sessional volume is indexed.

Journal for 2 November 2010

The House met at 2.30pm.

The following Lords Spiritual and Temporal were present:

  1. Hayman, B. (Lord Speaker)
  2. Aberdare, L.
  3. Adams of Craigielea, B.
  4. Addington, L.
  5. Afshar, B.
  6. Ahmed, L.
  7. Alderdice, L.
  8. Allenby of Megiddo, V.
  9. Alton of Liverpool, L.
  10. Anderson of Swansea, L.
  11. Andrews, B.
  12. Anelay of St Johns, B.
  13. Armstrong of Hill Top, B.
  14. Armstrong of Ilminster, L.
  15. Arran, E.
  16. Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon, L.
  17. Astor of Hever, L.
  18. Attlee, E.
  19. Avebury, L.
  20. Bach, L.
  21. Baker of Dorking, L.
  22. Baldwin of Bewdley, E.
  23. Bannside, L.
  24. Barker, B.
  25. Barnett, L.
  26. Bassam of Brighton, L.
  27. Bates, L.
  28. Beecham, L.
  29. Benjamin, B.
  30. Berkeley, L.
  31. Bew, L.
  32. Bhattacharyya, L.
  33. Billingham, B.
  34. Bilston, L.
  35. Blackstone, B.
  36. Blackwell, L.
  37. Blood, B.
  38. Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury, B.
  39. Boothroyd, B.
  40. Borrie, L.
  41. Boston of Faversham, L.
  42. Bottomley of Nettlestone, B.
  43. Bowness, L.
  44. Boyce, L.
  45. Brabazon of Tara, L.
  46. Bradley, L.
  47. Bradshaw, L.
  48. Bragg, L.
  49. Bramall, L.
  50. Brennan, L.
  51. Brett, L.
  52. Bridgeman, V.
  53. Broers, L.
  54. Brooke of Sutton Mandeville, L.
  55. Brookeborough, V.
  56. Brookman, L.
  57. Brooks of Tremorfa, L.
  58. Brougham and Vaux, L.
  59. Browne of Ladyton, L.
  60. Browning, B.
  61. Burnett, L.
  62. Buscombe, B.
  63. Butler of Brockwell, L.
  64. Butler-Sloss, B.
  65. Caithness, E.
  66. Cameron of Dillington, L.
  67. Campbell of Alloway, L.
  68. Campbell-Savours, L.
  69. Carlile of Berriew, L.
  70. Carrington, L.
  71. Cathcart, E.
  72. Chidgey, L.
  73. Chorley, L.
  74. Christopher, L.
  75. Clancarty, E.
  76. Clark of Windermere, L.
  77. Clarke of Hampstead, L.
  78. Clement-Jones, L.
  79. Clinton-Davis, L.
  80. Cobbold, L.
  81. Colwyn, L.
  82. Condon, L.
  83. Corston, B.
  84. Cotter, L.
  85. Courtown, E.
  86. Coussins, B.
  87. Cox, B.
  88. Craigavon, V.
  89. Crathorne, L.
  90. Crawley, B.
  91. Cumberlege, B.
  92. Cunningham of Felling, L.
  93. Davies of Coity, L.
  94. Davies of Oldham, L.
  95. Davies of Stamford, L.
  96. De Mauley, L.
  97. Dean of Thornton-le-Fylde, B.
  98. Deech, B.
  99. Denham, L.
  100. Dixon, L.
  101. Donaghy, B.
  102. Donoughue, L.
  103. Drake, B.
  104. D'Souza, B.
  105. Dubs, L.
  106. Dundee, E.
  107. Dykes, L.
  108. Eames, L.
  109. Eatwell, L.
  110. Eccles, V.
  111. Eccles of Moulton, B.
  112. Eden of Winton, L.
  113. Elton, L.
  114. Elystan-Morgan, L.
  115. Erroll, E.
  116. Evans of Parkside, L.
  117. Evans of Temple Guiting, L.
  118. Evans of Watford, L.
  119. Falconer of Thoroton, L.
  120. Falkland, V.
  121. Falkner of Margravine, B.
  122. Farrington of Ribbleton, B.
  123. Faulkner of Worcester, L.
  124. Fearn, L.
  125. Feldman, L.
  126. Fellowes, L.
  127. Ferrers, E.
  128. Filkin, L.
  129. Finlay of Llandaff, B.
  130. Flather, B.
  131. Fookes, B.
  132. Ford, B.
  133. Forsyth of Drumlean, L.
  134. Foster of Bishop Auckland, L.
  135. Foulkes of Cumnock, L.
  136. Fowler, L.
  137. Fraser of Carmyllie, L.
  138. Freyberg, L.
  139. Gale, B.
  140. Garden of Frognal, B.
  141. Gardiner of Kimble, L.
  142. Gardner of Parkes, B.
  143. Garel-Jones, L.
  144. Gavron, L.
  145. Geddes, L.
  146. German, L.
  147. Giddens, L.
  148. Gilbert, L.
  149. Glasgow, E.
  150. Glentoran, L.
  151. Gloucester, Bp.
  152. Gordon of Strathblane, L.
  153. Goschen, V.
  154. Gould of Brookwood, L.
  155. Gould of Potternewton, B.
  156. Graham of Edmonton, L.
  157. Grantchester, L.
  158. Greaves, L.
  159. Greengross, B.
  160. Greenway, L.
  161. Grenfell, L.
  162. Grey-Thompson, B.
  163. Griffiths of Burry Port, L.
  164. Griffiths of Fforestfach, L.
  165. Grocott, L.
  166. Hameed, L.
  167. Hamilton of Epsom, L.
  168. Hamwee, B.
  169. Hannay of Chiswick, L.
  170. Harries of Pentregarth, L.
  171. Harris of Haringey, L.
  172. Harris of Richmond, B.
  173. Harrison, L.
  174. Hart of Chilton, L.
  175. Haskel, L.
  176. Haworth, L.
  177. Hayter of Kentish Town, B.
  178. Healey, L.
  179. Healy of Primrose Hill, B.
  180. Henig, B.
  181. Henley, L.
  182. Higgins, L.
  183. Hilton of Eggardon, B.
  184. Hodgson of Astley Abbotts, L.
  185. Hollick, L.
  186. Hollis of Heigham, B.
  187. Hooper, B.
  188. Howarth of Newport, L.
  189. Howe of Aberavon, L.
  190. Howe of Idlicote, B.
  191. Howell of Guildford, L.
  192. Howells of St Davids, B.
  193. Howie of Troon, L.
  194. Hoyle, L.
  195. Hughes of Stretford, B.
  196. Hunt of Chesterton, L.
  197. Hunt of Wirral, L.
  198. Hussein-Ece, B.
  199. Hylton, L.
  200. Inge, L.
  201. Inglewood, L.
  202. Irvine of Lairg, L.
  203. James of Blackheath, L.
  204. Janner of Braunstone, L.
  205. Jay of Ewelme, L.
  206. Jenkin of Roding, L.
  207. Jones, L.
  208. Jones of Birmingham, L.
  209. Jones of Cheltenham, L.
  210. Jones of Whitchurch, B.
  211. Jopling, L.
  212. Judd, L.
  213. Kakkar, L.
  214. Kennedy of Southwark, L.
  215. Kennedy of The Shaws, B.
  216. Kilclooney, L.
  217. Kimball, L.
  218. King of Bridgwater, L.
  219. King of West Bromwich, L.
  220. Kingsmill, B.
  221. Kinnock, L.
  222. Kinnock of Holyhead, B.
  223. Kirkham, L.
  224. Kirkhill, L.
  225. Kirkwood of Kirkhope, L.
  226. Knight of Collingtree, B.
  227. Knight of Weymouth, L.
  228. Krebs, L.
  229. Laird, L.
  230. Lang of Monkton, L.
  231. Lawson of Blaby, L.
  232. Lea of Crondall, L.
  233. Lee of Trafford, L.
  234. Lester of Herne Hill, L.
  235. Lewis of Newnham, L.
  236. Liddell of Coatdyke, B.
  237. Liddle, L.
  238. Lindsay, E.
  239. Linklater of Butterstone, B.
  240. Liverpool, Bp.
  241. Liverpool, E.
  242. Lofthouse of Pontefract, L.
  243. Low of Dalston, L.
  244. Luce, L.
  245. Luke, L.
  246. Lyell, L.
  247. Macaulay of Bragar, L.
  248. McAvoy, L.
  249. McColl of Dulwich, L.
  250. McConnell of Glenscorrodale, L.
  251. McDonagh, B.
  252. Macdonald of Tradeston, L.
  253. McFall of Alcluith, L.
  254. McIntosh of Hudnall, B.
  255. MacKenzie of Culkein, L.
  256. Mackenzie of Framwellgate, L.
  257. McKenzie of Luton, L.
  258. Maclennan of Rogart, L.
  259. McNally, L.
  260. Maddock, B.
  261. Maginnis of Drumglass, L.
  262. Malloch-Brown, L.
  263. Maples, L.
  264. Mar, C.
  265. Mar and Kellie, E.
  266. Marland, L.
  267. Marlesford, L.
  268. Martin of Springburn, L.
  269. Masham of Ilton, B.
  270. Massey of Darwen, B.
  271. Mawhinney, L.
  272. Mawson, L.
  273. Maxton, L.
  274. May of Oxford, L.
  275. Mayhew of Twysden, L.
  276. Methuen, L.
  277. Miller of Chilthorne Domer, B.
  278. Miller of Hendon, B.
  279. Mitchell, L.
  280. Monks, L.
  281. Monson, L.
  282. Montagu of Beaulieu, L.
  283. Montgomery of Alamein, V.
  284. Montrose, D.
  285. Morgan, L.
  286. Morgan of Drefelin, B.
  287. Morgan of Huyton, B.
  288. Morris of Aberavon, L.
  289. Morris of Bolton, B.
  290. Morris of Manchester, L.
  291. Moynihan, L.
  292. Myners, L.
  293. Naseby, L.
  294. Neuberger, B.
  295. Neville-Jones, B.
  296. Newby, L.
  297. Newlove, B.
  298. Newton of Braintree, L.
  299. Nicholson of Winterbourne, B.
  300. Nickson, L.
  301. Noakes, B.
  302. Northbourne, L.
  303. Northover, B.
  304. Norton of Louth, L.
  305. Nye, B.
  306. Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay, L.
  307. O'Cathain, B.
  308. O'Loan, B.
  309. O'Neill of Bengarve, B.
  310. O'Neill of Clackmannan, L.
  311. Oppenheim-Barnes, B.
  312. Ouseley, L.
  313. Owen, L.
  314. Paisley of St George's, B.
  315. Palmer, L.
  316. Parekh, L.
  317. Parkinson, L.
  318. Parminter, B.
  319. Patel of Blackburn, L.
  320. Patel of Bradford, L.
  321. Patten, L.
  322. Pearson of Rannoch, L.
  323. Pendry, L.
  324. Peston, L.
  325. Phillips of Sudbury, L.
  326. Pilkington of Oxenford, L.
  327. Pitkeathley, B.
  328. Plumb, L.
  329. Popat, L.
  330. Powell of Bayswater, L.
  331. Prashar, B.
  332. Puttnam, L.
  333. Quin, B.
  334. Quirk, L.
  335. Radice, L.
  336. Ramsay of Cartvale, B.
  337. Ramsbotham, L.
  338. Rawlings, B.
  339. Rea, L.
  340. Reay, L.
  341. Redesdale, L.
  342. Rees-Mogg, L.
  343. Reid of Cardowan, L.
  344. Rendell of Babergh, B.
  345. Renfrew of Kaimsthorn, L.
  346. Rennard, L.
  347. Renton of Mount Harry, L.
  348. Richard, L.
  349. Richardson of Calow, B.
  350. Roberts of Conwy, L.
  351. Roberts of Llandudno, L.
  352. Robertson of Port Ellen, L.
  353. Rogan, L.
  354. Rooker, L.
  355. Roper, L.
  356. Rosser, L.
  357. Rowe-Beddoe, L.
  358. Rowlands, L.
  359. Royall of Blaisdon, B.
  360. Ryder of Wensum, L.
  361. St John of Fawsley, L.
  362. Saltoun of Abernethy, Ly.
  363. Sanderson of Bowden, L.
  364. Sandwich, E.
  365. Sassoon, L.
  366. Sawyer, L.
  367. Scotland of Asthal, B.
  368. Scott of Foscote, L.
  369. Scott of Needham Market, B.
  370. Seccombe, B.
  371. Selborne, E.
  372. Selkirk of Douglas, L.
  373. Selsdon, L.
  374. Sewel, L.
  375. Sharp of Guildford, B.
  376. Sharples, B.
  377. Shaw of Northstead, L.
  378. Sheikh, L.
  379. Sheldon, L.
  380. Shephard of Northwold, B.
  381. Sherlock, B.
  382. Shipley, L.
  383. Shrewsbury, E.
  384. Shutt of Greetland, L.
  385. Simon, V.
  386. Skelmersdale, L.
  387. Skidelsky, L.
  388. Slim, V.
  389. Smith of Basildon, B.
  390. Smith of Clifton, L.
  391. Smith of Finsbury, L.
  392. Smith of Kelvin, L.
  393. Soley, L.
  394. Soulsby of Swaffham Prior, L.
  395. Spicer, L.
  396. Steel of Aikwood, L.
  397. Stern, B.
  398. Stevens of Kirkwhelpington, L.
  399. Stevens of Ludgate, L.
  400. Stevenson of Balmacara, L.
  401. Stewartby, L.
  402. Stoddart of Swindon, L.
  403. Stone of Blackheath, L.
  404. Strathclyde, L.
  405. Sutherland of Houndwood, L.
  406. Symons of Vernham Dean, B.
  407. Taverne, L.
  408. Taylor of Blackburn, L.
  409. Taylor of Bolton, B.
  410. Taylor of Holbeach, L.
  411. Tebbit, L.
  412. Temple-Morris, L.
  413. Tenby, V.
  414. Teverson, L.
  415. Thomas of Gresford, L.
  416. Thomas of Swynnerton, L.
  417. Thomas of Walliswood, B.
  418. Thomas of Winchester, B.
  419. Thornton, B.
  420. Tomlinson, L.
  421. Tonge, B.
  422. Tope, L.
  423. Touhig, L.
  424. Trefgarne, L.
  425. Trenchard, V.
  426. Triesman, L.
  427. Trimble, L.
  428. Trumpington, B.
  429. Truscott, L.
  430. Tunnicliffe, L.
  431. Turnberg, L.
  432. Turner of Camden, B.
  433. Tyler, L.
  434. Ullswater, V.
  435. Verma, B.
  436. Waddington, L.
  437. Wade of Chorlton, L.
  438. Walker of Aldringham, L.
  439. Wall of New Barnet, B.
  440. Wallace of Saltaire, L.
  441. Wallace of Tankerness, L.
  442. Walmsley, B.
  443. Walpole, L.
  444. Walton of Detchant, L.
  445. Warner, L.
  446. Warnock, B.
  447. Warsi, B.
  448. Warwick of Undercliffe, B.
  449. Watson of Invergowrie, L.
  450. Watson of Richmond, L.
  451. Wedderburn of Charlton, L.
  452. Wei, L.
  453. West of Spithead, L.
  454. Wheeler, B.
  455. Whitaker, B.
  456. Whitty, L.
  457. Wilcox, B.
  458. Wilkins, B.
  459. Williams of Crosby, B.
  460. Williams of Elvel, L.
  461. Williamson of Horton, L.
  462. Willis of Knaresborough, L.
  463. Wills, L.
  464. Wilson of Tillyorn, L.
  465. Winston, L.
  466. Woolmer of Leeds, L.
  467. Wright of Richmond, L.
  468. Young of Norwood Green, L.
  469. Younger of Leckie, V.