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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.

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Journal for 14 July 2011

The House met at 11.00am.

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. Ahmad of Wimbledon, L.
  7. Ahmed, L.
  8. Allan of Hallam, L.
  9. Anderson of Swansea, L.
  10. Andrews, B.
  11. Anelay of St Johns, B.
  12. Armstrong of Ilminster, L.
  13. Arran, E.
  14. Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon, L.
  15. Astor of Hever, L.
  16. Attlee, E.
  17. Avebury, L.
  18. Bach, L.
  19. Baker of Dorking, L.
  20. Bannside, L.
  21. Barker, B.
  22. Barnett, L.
  23. Bassam of Brighton, L.
  24. Bath and Wells, Bp.
  25. Beecham, L.
  26. Benjamin, B.
  27. Berkeley, L.
  28. Berridge, B.
  29. Best, L.
  30. Bew, L.
  31. Bhatia, L.
  32. Bhattacharyya, L.
  33. Bichard, L.
  34. Bilston, L.
  35. Birmingham, Bp.
  36. Black of Brentwood, L.
  37. Blackburn, Bp.
  38. Blackstone, B.
  39. Blackwell, L.
  40. Blencathra, L.
  41. Blood, B.
  42. Boateng, L.
  43. Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury, B.
  44. Boothroyd, B.
  45. Borrie, L.
  46. Boswell of Aynho, L.
  47. Bowness, L.
  48. Boyd of Duncansby, L.
  49. Brabazon of Tara, L.
  50. Bradley, L.
  51. Bramall, L.
  52. Brennan, L.
  53. Bridgeman, V.
  54. Brinton, B.
  55. Brittan of Spennithorne, L.
  56. Broers, L.
  57. Brooke of Alverthorpe, L.
  58. Brooke of Sutton Mandeville, L.
  59. Brookman, L.
  60. Brooks of Tremorfa, L.
  61. Brougham and Vaux, L.
  62. Browne of Ladyton, L.
  63. Browning, B.
  64. Burnett, L.
  65. Buscombe, B.
  66. Byford, B.
  67. Caithness, E.
  68. Cameron of Dillington, L.
  69. Campbell of Alloway, L.
  70. Campbell of Surbiton, B.
  71. Campbell-Savours, L.
  72. Carlile of Berriew, L.
  73. Carter of Coles, L.
  74. Cathcart, E.
  75. Chadlington, L.
  76. Chester, Bp.
  77. Chidgey, L.
  78. Chorley, L.
  79. Christopher, L.
  80. Clancarty, E.
  81. Clarke of Hampstead, L.
  82. Clement-Jones, L.
  83. Clinton-Davis, L.
  84. Cobbold, L.
  85. Collins of Highbury, L.
  86. Colwyn, L.
  87. Corbett of Castle Vale, L.
  88. Cormack, L.
  89. Cotter, L.
  90. Courtown, E.
  91. Coussins, B.
  92. Cox, B.
  93. Craig of Radley, L.
  94. Craigavon, V.
  95. Crawley, B.
  96. Crickhowell, L.
  97. Crisp, L.
  98. Cunningham of Felling, L.
  99. Currie of Marylebone, L.
  100. Dannatt, L.
  101. Davies of Coity, L.
  102. Davies of Oldham, L.
  103. Davies of Stamford, L.
  104. De Mauley, L.
  105. Dear, L.
  106. Deben, L.
  107. Deech, B.
  108. Denham, L.
  109. Desai, L.
  110. Dholakia, L.
  111. Dixon, L.
  112. Dixon-Smith, L.
  113. Donaghy, B.
  114. Donoughue, L.
  115. Doocey, B.
  116. Drake, B.
  117. D'Souza, B.
  118. Dubs, L.
  119. Dundee, E.
  120. Dykes, L.
  121. Eames, L.
  122. Eaton, B.
  123. Eccles, V.
  124. Eccles of Moulton, B.
  125. Elder, L.
  126. Elton, L.
  127. Empey, L.
  128. Erroll, E.
  129. Evans of Parkside, L.
  130. Evans of Temple Guiting, L.
  131. Falkland, V.
  132. Falkner of Margravine, B.
  133. Farrington of Ribbleton, B.
  134. Faulkner of Worcester, L.
  135. Fellowes, L.
  136. Filkin, L.
  137. Finlay of Llandaff, B.
  138. Flather, B.
  139. Flight, L.
  140. Fookes, B.
  141. Ford, B.
  142. Forsyth of Drumlean, L.
  143. Foster of Bishop Auckland, L.
  144. Foulkes of Cumnock, L.
  145. Fowler, L.
  146. Framlingham, L.
  147. Fraser of Carmyllie, L.
  148. Freeman, L.
  149. Freud, L.
  150. Fritchie, B.
  151. Gale, B.
  152. Garden of Frognal, B.
  153. Gardiner of Kimble, L.
  154. Gardner of Parkes, B.
  155. Garel-Jones, L.
  156. Gavron, L.
  157. Geddes, L.
  158. German, L.
  159. Gibson of Market Rasen, B.
  160. Giddens, L.
  161. Gilbert, L.
  162. Glasgow, E.
  163. Glasman, L.
  164. Glenarthur, L.
  165. Glentoran, L.
  166. Golding, B.
  167. Goodhart, L.
  168. Goodlad, L.
  169. Gordon of Strathblane, L.
  170. Goschen, V.
  171. Gould of Potternewton, B.
  172. Grantchester, L.
  173. Greaves, L.
  174. Greengross, B.
  175. Greenway, L.
  176. Grenfell, L.
  177. Grey-Thompson, B.
  178. Griffiths of Burry Port, L.
  179. Griffiths of Fforestfach, L.
  180. Hall of Birkenhead, L.
  181. Hamwee, B.
  182. Hanham, B.
  183. Hannay of Chiswick, L.
  184. Hanworth, V.
  185. Harries of Pentregarth, L.
  186. Harris of Haringey, L.
  187. Harris of Richmond, B.
  188. Harrison, L.
  189. Hart of Chilton, L.
  190. Haskel, L.
  191. Hattersley, L.
  192. Haworth, L.
  193. Hayter of Kentish Town, B.
  194. Healy of Primrose Hill, B.
  195. Henig, B.
  196. Henley, L.
  197. Hennessy of Nympsfield, L.
  198. Higgins, L.
  199. Hill of Oareford, L.
  200. Hodgson of Astley Abbotts, L.
  201. Hollins, B.
  202. Hollis of Heigham, B.
  203. Home, E.
  204. Hooper, B.
  205. Howard of Lympne, L.
  206. Howard of Rising, L.
  207. Howarth of Breckland, B.
  208. Howarth of Newport, L.
  209. Howe, E.
  210. Howe of Aberavon, L.
  211. Howe of Idlicote, B.
  212. Howell of Guildford, L.
  213. Howells of St Davids, B.
  214. Howie of Troon, L.
  215. Hoyle, L.
  216. Hughes of Woodside, L.
  217. Hunt of Kings Heath, L.
  218. Hunt of Wirral, L.
  219. Hurd of Westwell, L.
  220. Hussain, L.
  221. Hussein-Ece, B.
  222. Hutton of Furness, L.
  223. Hylton, L.
  224. Imbert, L.
  225. Inge, L.
  226. Inglewood, L.
  227. Irvine of Lairg, L.
  228. James of Blackheath, L.
  229. Janner of Braunstone, L.
  230. Janvrin, L.
  231. Jay of Ewelme, L.
  232. Jay of Paddington, B.
  233. Jenkin of Kennington, B.
  234. Jenkin of Roding, L.
  235. Joffe, L.
  236. Jones of Cheltenham, L.
  237. Jones of Whitchurch, B.
  238. Jordan, L.
  239. Judd, L.
  240. Kakkar, L.
  241. Kennedy of Southwark, L.
  242. Kennedy of The Shaws, B.
  243. Kilclooney, L.
  244. King of Bow, B.
  245. King of West Bromwich, L.
  246. Kingsmill, B.
  247. Kinnock, L.
  248. Kinnock of Holyhead, B.
  249. Kirkham, L.
  250. Kirkhill, L.
  251. Kirkwood of Kirkhope, L.
  252. Knight of Collingtree, B.
  253. Kramer, B.
  254. Krebs, L.
  255. Laird, L.
  256. Laming, L.
  257. Lamont of Lerwick, L.
  258. Lang of Monkton, L.
  259. Lawson of Blaby, L.
  260. Lea of Crondall, L.
  261. Lee of Trafford, L.
  262. Lester of Herne Hill, L.
  263. Liddell of Coatdyke, B.
  264. Liddle, L.
  265. Lingfield, L.
  266. Lipsey, L.
  267. Liverpool, E.
  268. Lofthouse of Pontefract, L.
  269. Loomba, L.
  270. Lothian, M.
  271. Low of Dalston, L.
  272. Lucas, L.
  273. Luke, L.
  274. Lyell, L.
  275. Lytton, E.
  276. McAvoy, L.
  277. McColl of Dulwich, L.
  278. McConnell of Glenscorrodale, L.
  279. Macdonald of Tradeston, L.
  280. McFall of Alcluith, L.
  281. MacGregor of Pulham Market, L.
  282. McIntosh of Hudnall, B.
  283. Mackay of Clashfern, L.
  284. MacKenzie of Culkein, L.
  285. Mackenzie of Framwellgate, L.
  286. McKenzie of Luton, L.
  287. Maclennan of Rogart, L.
  288. Maddock, B.
  289. Maginnis of Drumglass, L.
  290. Mancroft, L.
  291. Manningham-Buller, B.
  292. Maples, L.
  293. Mar, C.
  294. Mar and Kellie, E.
  295. Marks of Henley-on-Thames, L.
  296. Marland, L.
  297. Marlesford, L.
  298. Masham of Ilton, B.
  299. Massey of Darwen, B.
  300. Mawson, L.
  301. Maxton, L.
  302. Mayhew of Twysden, L.
  303. Meacher, B.
  304. Miller of Hendon, B.
  305. Monks, L.
  306. Montrose, D.
  307. Moonie, L.
  308. Morgan, L.
  309. Morgan of Huyton, B.
  310. Morris of Handsworth, L.
  311. Morris of Manchester, L.
  312. Morris of Yardley, B.
  313. Myners, L.
  314. Neuberger, B.
  315. Newby, L.
  316. Newton of Braintree, L.
  317. Nicholson of Winterbourne, B.
  318. Noakes, B.
  319. Noon, L.
  320. Northbourne, L.
  321. Northover, B.
  322. Norton of Louth, L.
  323. Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay, L.
  324. O'Cathain, B.
  325. O'Loan, B.
  326. O'Neill of Bengarve, B.
  327. O'Neill of Clackmannan, L.
  328. Ouseley, L.
  329. Oxburgh, L.
  330. Paisley of St George's, B.
  331. Palmer, L.
  332. Palmer of Childs Hill, L.
  333. Pannick, L.
  334. Parminter, B.
  335. Patel, L.
  336. Patel of Blackburn, L.
  337. Patel of Bradford, L.
  338. Patten, L.
  339. Paul, L.
  340. Pearson of Rannoch, L.
  341. Pendry, L.
  342. Perry of Southwark, B.
  343. Peston, L.
  344. Pitkeathley, B.
  345. Plant of Highfield, L.
  346. Plumb, L.
  347. Popat, L.
  348. Powell of Bayswater, L.
  349. Prashar, B.
  350. Prescott, L.
  351. Prosser, B.
  352. Puttnam, L.
  353. Quirk, L.
  354. Radice, L.
  355. Ramsay of Cartvale, B.
  356. Ramsbotham, L.
  357. Rana, L.
  358. Randerson, B.
  359. Rawlings, B.
  360. Razzall, L.
  361. Rea, L.
  362. Reay, L.
  363. Redesdale, L.
  364. Reid of Cardowan, L.
  365. Rendell of Babergh, B.
  366. Renfrew of Kaimsthorn, L.
  367. Rennard, L.
  368. Richard, L.
  369. Richardson of Calow, B.
  370. Risby, L.
  371. Roberts of Llandudno, L.
  372. Robertson of Port Ellen, L.
  373. Rogan, L.
  374. Rooker, L.
  375. Rosser, L.
  376. Rosslyn, E.
  377. Rowe-Beddoe, L.
  378. Rowlands, L.
  379. Royall of Blaisdon, B.
  380. St John of Bletso, L.
  381. St John of Fawsley, L.
  382. Saltoun of Abernethy, Ly.
  383. Sassoon, L.
  384. Sawyer, L.
  385. Scotland of Asthal, B.
  386. Scott of Foscote, L.
  387. Scott of Needham Market, B.
  388. Seccombe, B.
  389. Selborne, E.
  390. Selkirk of Douglas, L.
  391. Selsdon, L.
  392. Sewel, L.
  393. Sharkey, L.
  394. Sharp of Guildford, B.
  395. Sharples, B.
  396. Shaw of Northstead, L.
  397. Sheikh, L.
  398. Sheldon, L.
  399. Shephard of Northwold, B.
  400. Sherlock, B.
  401. Shipley, L.
  402. Shrewsbury, E.
  403. Shutt of Greetland, L.
  404. Simon, V.
  405. Skelmersdale, L.
  406. Slim, V.
  407. Smith of Basildon, B.
  408. Smith of Clifton, L.
  409. Smith of Gilmorehill, B.
  410. Snape, L.
  411. Soley, L.
  412. Spicer, L.
  413. Stedman-Scott, B.
  414. Steel of Aikwood, L.
  415. Stern, B.
  416. Stevenson of Balmacara, L.
  417. Stirrup, L.
  418. Stone of Blackheath, L.
  419. Stoneham of Droxford, L.
  420. Stowell of Beeston, B.
  421. Strasburger, L.
  422. Strathclyde, L.
  423. Swinfen, L.
  424. Symons of Vernham Dean, B.
  425. Tanlaw, L.
  426. Taverne, L.
  427. Taylor of Blackburn, L.
  428. Taylor of Bolton, B.
  429. Taylor of Holbeach, L.
  430. Tebbit, L.
  431. Temple-Morris, L.
  432. Teverson, L.
  433. Thomas of Gresford, L.
  434. Thomas of Swynnerton, L.
  435. Thomas of Winchester, B.
  436. Thornton, B.
  437. Tomlinson, L.
  438. Tonge, B.
  439. Tope, L.
  440. Touhig, L.
  441. Trefgarne, L.
  442. Triesman, L.
  443. True, L.
  444. Trumpington, B.
  445. Truscott, L.
  446. Tugendhat, L.
  447. Tunnicliffe, L.
  448. Turnberg, L.
  449. Turnbull, L.
  450. Turner of Camden, B.
  451. Tyler, L.
  452. Tyler of Enfield, B.
  453. Ullswater, V.
  454. Vallance of Tummel, L.
  455. Verma, B.
  456. Waddington, L.
  457. Wade of Chorlton, L.
  458. Wakeham, L.
  459. Waldegrave of North Hill, L.
  460. Wall of New Barnet, B.
  461. Wallace of Saltaire, L.
  462. Wallace of Tankerness, L.
  463. Walmsley, B.
  464. Walpole, L.
  465. Walton of Detchant, L.
  466. Warner, L.
  467. Warnock, B.
  468. Warsi, B.
  469. Warwick of Undercliffe, B.
  470. Wasserman, L.
  471. Watson of Invergowrie, L.
  472. Waverley, V.
  473. Wei, L.
  474. West of Spithead, L.
  475. Wheatcroft, B.
  476. Wheeler, B.
  477. Whitaker, B.
  478. Whitty, L.
  479. Wilcox, B.
  480. Wilkins, B.
  481. Williams of Crosby, B.
  482. Williams of Elvel, L.
  483. Williamson of Horton, L.
  484. Willis of Knaresborough, L.
  485. Wills, L.
  486. Winston, L.
  487. Wood of Anfield, L.
  488. Woolf, L.
  489. Woolmer of Leeds, L.
  490. Wright of Richmond, L.
  491. Young of Graffham, L.
  492. Young of Hornsey, B.
  493. Young of Norwood Green, L.