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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 13 January 2011

The House met at 10.45am.

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. Adonis, L.
  6. Afshar, B.
  7. Ahmed, L.
  8. Allan of Hallam, L.
  9. Alton of Liverpool, L.
  10. Anderson of Swansea, L.
  11. Andrews, B.
  12. Anelay of St Johns, B.
  13. Archer of Sandwell, L.
  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. Barker, B.
  23. Barnett, L.
  24. Bassam of Brighton, L.
  25. Benjamin, B.
  26. Berkeley, L.
  27. Best, L.
  28. Bew, L.
  29. Bhattacharyya, L.
  30. Bilimoria, L.
  31. Billingham, B.
  32. Birt, L.
  33. Blackstone, B.
  34. Boateng, L.
  35. Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury, B.
  36. Boothroyd, B.
  37. Borrie, L.
  38. Boston of Faversham, L.
  39. Boswell of Aynho, L.
  40. Bottomley of Nettlestone, B.
  41. Bowness, L.
  42. Boyd of Duncansby, L.
  43. Brabazon of Tara, L.
  44. Bradshaw, L.
  45. Bragg, L.
  46. Bramall, L.
  47. Brett, L.
  48. Broers, L.
  49. Brooke of Alverthorpe, L.
  50. Brookman, L.
  51. Brooks of Tremorfa, L.
  52. Brougham and Vaux, L.
  53. Browne of Ladyton, L.
  54. Browning, B.
  55. Burnett, L.
  56. Buscombe, B.
  57. Butler of Brockwell, L.
  58. Butler-Sloss, B.
  59. Caithness, E.
  60. Campbell of Alloway, L.
  61. Campbell-Savours, L.
  62. Cathcart, E.
  63. Chalker of Wallasey, B.
  64. Chester, Bp.
  65. Chidgey, L.
  66. Chorley, L.
  67. Christopher, L.
  68. Clancarty, E.
  69. Clark of Windermere, L.
  70. Clarke of Hampstead, L.
  71. Clement-Jones, L.
  72. Clinton-Davis, L.
  73. Colwyn, L.
  74. Condon, L.
  75. Cope of Berkeley, L.
  76. Corbett of Castle Vale, L.
  77. Cotter, L.
  78. Courtown, E.
  79. Coussins, B.
  80. Cox, B.
  81. Craig of Radley, L.
  82. Craigavon, V.
  83. Crathorne, L.
  84. Crawley, B.
  85. Crickhowell, L.
  86. Crisp, L.
  87. Cumberlege, B.
  88. Cunningham of Felling, L.
  89. Currie of Marylebone, L.
  90. Davies of Abersoch, L.
  91. Davies of Oldham, L.
  92. Davies of Stamford, L.
  93. De Mauley, L.
  94. Deech, B.
  95. Denham, L.
  96. Derby, Bp.
  97. Desai, L.
  98. Dholakia, L.
  99. Dixon, L.
  100. Dixon-Smith, L.
  101. Dobbs, L.
  102. Donaghy, B.
  103. Donoughue, L.
  104. Doocey, B.
  105. D'Souza, B.
  106. Dubs, L.
  107. Dundee, E.
  108. Dykes, L.
  109. Eames, L.
  110. Eaton, B.
  111. Eatwell, L.
  112. Eccles, V.
  113. Eccles of Moulton, B.
  114. Elder, L.
  115. Elis-Thomas, L.
  116. Elton, L.
  117. Elystan-Morgan, L.
  118. Erroll, E.
  119. Evans of Temple Guiting, L.
  120. Falkland, V.
  121. Falkner of Margravine, B.
  122. Faulkner of Worcester, L.
  123. Fellowes, L.
  124. Fellowes of West Stafford, L.
  125. Ferrers, E.
  126. Finlay of Llandaff, B.
  127. Fookes, B.
  128. Ford, B.
  129. Foster of Bishop Auckland, L.
  130. Fowler, L.
  131. Fraser of Carmyllie, L.
  132. Fritchie, B.
  133. Gale, B.
  134. Garden of Frognal, B.
  135. Gardiner of Kimble, L.
  136. Gardner of Parkes, B.
  137. Gavron, L.
  138. Geddes, L.
  139. Gibson of Market Rasen, B.
  140. Giddens, L.
  141. Gilbert, L.
  142. Glasgow, E.
  143. Glentoran, L.
  144. Gloucester, Bp.
  145. Golding, B.
  146. Goodhart, L.
  147. Goodlad, L.
  148. Gordon of Strathblane, L.
  149. Goudie, B.
  150. Gould of Potternewton, B.
  151. Graham of Edmonton, L.
  152. Grantchester, L.
  153. Greaves, L.
  154. Greengross, B.
  155. Greenway, L.
  156. Grenfell, L.
  157. Griffiths of Burry Port, L.
  158. Grocott, L.
  159. Hamilton of Epsom, L.
  160. Hamwee, B.
  161. Hannay of Chiswick, L.
  162. Harris of Haringey, L.
  163. Harris of Richmond, B.
  164. Harrison, L.
  165. Hart of Chilton, L.
  166. Hattersley, L.
  167. Haworth, L.
  168. Hayter of Kentish Town, B.
  169. Healy of Primrose Hill, B.
  170. Hennessy of Nympsfield, L.
  171. Higgins, L.
  172. Hollick, L.
  173. Hollis of Heigham, B.
  174. Hooper, B.
  175. Howard of Rising, L.
  176. Howarth of Breckland, B.
  177. Howarth of Newport, L.
  178. Howe, E.
  179. Howe of Aberavon, L.
  180. Howe of Idlicote, B.
  181. Howell of Guildford, L.
  182. Howie of Troon, L.
  183. Hoyle, L.
  184. Hughes of Woodside, L.
  185. Hunt of Wirral, L.
  186. Hurd of Westwell, L.
  187. Hussein-Ece, B.
  188. Inglewood, L.
  189. Irvine of Lairg, L.
  190. James of Blackheath, L.
  191. Janner of Braunstone, L.
  192. Jay of Paddington, B.
  193. Jenkin of Roding, L.
  194. Joffe, L.
  195. Jolly, B.
  196. Jones of Birmingham, L.
  197. Jones of Cheltenham, L.
  198. Jones of Whitchurch, B.
  199. Jordan, L.
  200. Judd, L.
  201. Kakkar, L.
  202. Kennedy of Southwark, L.
  203. Kerr of Kinlochard, L.
  204. Kilclooney, L.
  205. Kimball, L.
  206. King of Bridgwater, L.
  207. King of West Bromwich, L.
  208. Kingsmill, B.
  209. Kinnock, L.
  210. Kinnock of Holyhead, B.
  211. Kirkhill, L.
  212. Kirkwood of Kirkhope, L.
  213. Knight of Collingtree, B.
  214. Knight of Weymouth, L.
  215. Kramer, B.
  216. Lamont of Lerwick, L.
  217. Lang of Monkton, L.
  218. Lawson of Blaby, L.
  219. Lea of Crondall, L.
  220. Lee of Trafford, L.
  221. Lester of Herne Hill, L.
  222. Liddell of Coatdyke, B.
  223. Liddle, L.
  224. Lingfield, L.
  225. Linklater of Butterstone, B.
  226. Lipsey, L.
  227. Listowel, E.
  228. Liverpool, E.
  229. Low of Dalston, L.
  230. Lucas, L.
  231. Luke, L.
  232. Lyell, L.
  233. McAvoy, L.
  234. McColl of Dulwich, L.
  235. Macdonald of River Glaven, L.
  236. Macdonald of Tradeston, L.
  237. McFall of Alcluith, L.
  238. MacGregor of Pulham Market, L.
  239. McIntosh of Hudnall, B.
  240. Mackay of Clashfern, L.
  241. MacKenzie of Culkein, L.
  242. Mackenzie of Framwellgate, L.
  243. Maclennan of Rogart, L.
  244. McNally, L.
  245. Maddock, B.
  246. Maginnis of Drumglass, L.
  247. Mar, C.
  248. Mar and Kellie, E.
  249. Marks of Henley-on-Thames, L.
  250. Marland, L.
  251. Marlesford, L.
  252. Martin of Springburn, L.
  253. Masham of Ilton, B.
  254. Massey of Darwen, B.
  255. Mawhinney, L.
  256. Mawson, L.
  257. Maxton, L.
  258. Meacher, B.
  259. Miller of Chilthorne Domer, B.
  260. Montagu of Beaulieu, L.
  261. Montgomery of Alamein, V.
  262. Moonie, L.
  263. Morgan of Drefelin, B.
  264. Morgan of Huyton, B.
  265. Morris of Aberavon, L.
  266. Morris of Bolton, B.
  267. Morris of Handsworth, L.
  268. Morris of Manchester, L.
  269. Morris of Yardley, B.
  270. Moser, L.
  271. Moynihan, L.
  272. Myners, L.
  273. Naseby, L.
  274. Neuberger, B.
  275. Newby, L.
  276. Newton of Braintree, L.
  277. Nicholson of Winterbourne, B.
  278. Noakes, B.
  279. Northbourne, L.
  280. Northbrook, L.
  281. Northover, B.
  282. Norton of Louth, L.
  283. O'Cathain, B.
  284. O'Neill of Bengarve, B.
  285. O'Neill of Clackmannan, L.
  286. Ouseley, L.
  287. Oxburgh, L.
  288. Palmer, L.
  289. Parkinson, L.
  290. Parminter, B.
  291. Patel, L.
  292. Patel of Bradford, L.
  293. Patten of Barnes, L.
  294. Pearson of Rannoch, L.
  295. Pendry, L.
  296. Peston, L.
  297. Pilkington of Oxenford, L.
  298. Pitkeathley, B.
  299. Plant of Highfield, L.
  300. Powell of Bayswater, L.
  301. Prashar, B.
  302. Prosser, B.
  303. Puttnam, L.
  304. Quin, B.
  305. Quirk, L.
  306. Radice, L.
  307. Ramsay of Cartvale, B.
  308. Ramsbotham, L.
  309. Rawlings, B.
  310. Razzall, L.
  311. Rea, L.
  312. Reay, L.
  313. Redesdale, L.
  314. Rees of Ludlow, L.
  315. Reid of Cardowan, L.
  316. Rennard, L.
  317. Renton of Mount Harry, L.
  318. Ribeiro, L.
  319. Richard, L.
  320. Ripon and Leeds, Bp.
  321. Risby, L.
  322. Roberts of Conwy, L.
  323. Roberts of Llandudno, L.
  324. Rodgers of Quarry Bank, L.
  325. Rogan, L.
  326. Rooker, L.
  327. Rosser, L.
  328. Rosslyn, E.
  329. Rowe-Beddoe, L.
  330. Royall of Blaisdon, B.
  331. Ryder of Wensum, L.
  332. St John of Bletso, L.
  333. St John of Fawsley, L.
  334. Saltoun of Abernethy, Ly.
  335. Sandwich, E.
  336. Sassoon, L.
  337. Sawyer, L.
  338. Scotland of Asthal, B.
  339. Scott of Foscote, L.
  340. Scott of Needham Market, B.
  341. Seccombe, B.
  342. Selborne, E.
  343. Selsdon, L.
  344. Shackleton of Belgravia, B.
  345. Sharkey, L.
  346. Sharp of Guildford, B.
  347. Sharples, B.
  348. Shaw of Northstead, L.
  349. Sheikh, L.
  350. Sheldon, L.
  351. Shephard of Northwold, B.
  352. Sherlock, B.
  353. Shipley, L.
  354. Shrewsbury, E.
  355. Shutt of Greetland, L.
  356. Simon, V.
  357. Skelmersdale, L.
  358. Slim, V.
  359. Smith of Basildon, B.
  360. Smith of Clifton, L.
  361. Smith of Gilmorehill, B.
  362. Snape, L.
  363. Soley, L.
  364. Steel of Aikwood, L.
  365. Stern, B.
  366. Stevenson of Balmacara, L.
  367. Stowell of Beeston, B.
  368. Strathclyde, L.
  369. Sutherland of Houndwood, L.
  370. Swinfen, L.
  371. Symons of Vernham Dean, B.
  372. Taverne, L.
  373. Taylor of Blackburn, L.
  374. Taylor of Bolton, B.
  375. Taylor of Holbeach, L.
  376. Temple-Morris, L.
  377. Teverson, L.
  378. Thomas of Gresford, L.
  379. Thomas of Winchester, B.
  380. Thornton, B.
  381. Tonge, B.
  382. Tope, L.
  383. Touhig, L.
  384. Trefgarne, L.
  385. Trimble, L.
  386. True, L.
  387. Trumpington, B.
  388. Truscott, L.
  389. Tugendhat, L.
  390. Tunnicliffe, L.
  391. Turnberg, L.
  392. Turner of Camden, B.
  393. Tyler, L.
  394. Verma, B.
  395. Wade of Chorlton, L.
  396. Wakefield, Bp.
  397. Wakeham, L.
  398. Wall of New Barnet, B.
  399. Wallace of Saltaire, L.
  400. Wallace of Tankerness, L.
  401. Walmsley, B.
  402. Walpole, L.
  403. Warnock, B.
  404. Warwick of Undercliffe, B.
  405. Wasserman, L.
  406. Waverley, V.
  407. Wei, L.
  408. West of Spithead, L.
  409. Wheatcroft, B.
  410. Wheeler, B.
  411. Whitaker, B.
  412. Wilcox, B.
  413. Williams of Crosby, B.
  414. Williamson of Horton, L.
  415. Willis of Knaresborough, L.
  416. Wills, L.
  417. Wilson of Tillyorn, L.
  418. Winston, L.
  419. Woolf, L.
  420. Woolmer of Leeds, L.
  421. Wright of Richmond, L.
  422. Young of Norwood Green, L.