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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 8 September 2011

The House met at 11.00am.

The following Lords Spiritual and Temporal were present:

  1. D'Souza, B. (Lord Speaker)
  2. Adams of Craigielea, B.
  3. Addington, L.
  4. Adebowale, L.
  5. Adonis, L.
  6. Ahmad of Wimbledon, L.
  7. Ahmed, L.
  8. Alderdice, L.
  9. Allenby of Megiddo, V.
  10. Alliance, L.
  11. Alton of Liverpool, L.
  12. Anderson of Swansea, L.
  13. Andrews, B.
  14. Anelay of St Johns, B.
  15. Armstrong of Hill Top, B.
  16. Ashcroft, L.
  17. Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon, L.
  18. Astor, V.
  19. Astor of Hever, L.
  20. Avebury, L.
  21. Bach, L.
  22. Baker of Dorking, L.
  23. Bannside, L.
  24. Barker, B.
  25. Barnett, L.
  26. Bassam of Brighton, L.
  27. Beecham, L.
  28. Benjamin, B.
  29. Berkeley, L.
  30. Berridge, B.
  31. Best, L.
  32. Bew, L.
  33. Bichard, L.
  34. Bilimoria, L.
  35. Billingham, B.
  36. Bilston, L.
  37. Black of Brentwood, L.
  38. Blackstone, B.
  39. Blencathra, L.
  40. Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury, B.
  41. Boothroyd, B.
  42. Borrie, L.
  43. Boswell of Aynho, L.
  44. Bowness, L.
  45. Boyd of Duncansby, L.
  46. Brabazon of Tara, L.
  47. Bradshaw, L.
  48. Bridgeman, V.
  49. Brinton, B.
  50. Brooke of Alverthorpe, L.
  51. Brooke of Sutton Mandeville, L.
  52. Brookman, L.
  53. Brooks of Tremorfa, L.
  54. Brougham and Vaux, L.
  55. Browne of Belmont, L.
  56. Browne of Ladyton, L.
  57. Burnett, L.
  58. Caithness, E.
  59. Campbell of Alloway, L.
  60. Campbell-Savours, L.
  61. Carlile of Berriew, L.
  62. Cathcart, E.
  63. Chalker of Wallasey, B.
  64. Chidgey, L.
  65. Christopher, L.
  66. Clancarty, E.
  67. Clark of Windermere, L.
  68. Clarke of Hampstead, L.
  69. Clement-Jones, L.
  70. Clinton-Davis, L.
  71. Cohen of Pimlico, B.
  72. Collins of Highbury, L.
  73. Colwyn, L.
  74. Condon, L.
  75. Cope of Berkeley, L.
  76. Corbett of Castle Vale, L.
  77. Cormack, L.
  78. Cotter, L.
  79. Courtown, E.
  80. Cox, B.
  81. Craig of Radley, L.
  82. Crawley, B.
  83. Crickhowell, L.
  84. Crisp, L.
  85. Cunningham of Felling, L.
  86. Currie of Marylebone, L.
  87. Dannatt, L.
  88. Davies of Coity, L.
  89. Davies of Oldham, L.
  90. Davies of Stamford, L.
  91. De Mauley, L.
  92. Dean of Thornton-le-Fylde, B.
  93. Dear, L.
  94. Denham, L.
  95. Desai, L.
  96. Dholakia, L.
  97. Dobbs, L.
  98. Donaghy, B.
  99. Donoughue, L.
  100. Doocey, B.
  101. Drake, B.
  102. Dubs, L.
  103. Dykes, L.
  104. Eaton, B.
  105. Eccles, V.
  106. Eccles of Moulton, B.
  107. Elder, L.
  108. Elton, L.
  109. Elystan-Morgan, L.
  110. Emerton, B.
  111. Empey, L.
  112. Erroll, E.
  113. Evans of Parkside, L.
  114. Evans of Temple Guiting, L.
  115. Falkland, V.
  116. Farrington of Ribbleton, B.
  117. Faulkner of Worcester, L.
  118. Fellowes, L.
  119. Ferrers, E.
  120. Filkin, L.
  121. Flather, B.
  122. Flight, L.
  123. Fookes, B.
  124. Foster of Bishop Auckland, L.
  125. Foulkes of Cumnock, L.
  126. Fowler, L.
  127. Framlingham, L.
  128. Fraser of Carmyllie, L.
  129. Freeman, L.
  130. Gale, B.
  131. Garden of Frognal, B.
  132. Gardiner of Kimble, L.
  133. Gardner of Parkes, B.
  134. Gavron, L.
  135. Geddes, L.
  136. German, L.
  137. Gibson of Market Rasen, B.
  138. Giddens, L.
  139. Gilbert, L.
  140. Glasman, L.
  141. Glenarthur, L.
  142. Gold, L.
  143. Golding, B.
  144. Goldsmith, L.
  145. Goodlad, L.
  146. Gordon of Strathblane, L.
  147. Goudie, B.
  148. Grantchester, L.
  149. Greaves, L.
  150. Greengross, B.
  151. Greenway, L.
  152. Grenfell, L.
  153. Grey-Thompson, B.
  154. Griffiths of Burry Port, L.
  155. Griffiths of Fforestfach, L.
  156. Grocott, L.
  157. Guildford, Bp.
  158. Hameed, L.
  159. Hamilton of Epsom, L.
  160. Hamwee, B.
  161. Hanworth, V.
  162. Harries of Pentregarth, L.
  163. Harris of Haringey, L.
  164. Harris of Richmond, B.
  165. Harrison, L.
  166. Hart of Chilton, L.
  167. Haskel, L.
  168. Haskins, L.
  169. Haworth, L.
  170. Hayman, B.
  171. Hayter of Kentish Town, B.
  172. Healy of Primrose Hill, B.
  173. Henley, L.
  174. Hennessy of Nympsfield, L.
  175. Hollick, L.
  176. Hollis of Heigham, B.
  177. Hooper, B.
  178. Howarth of Breckland, B.
  179. Howarth of Newport, L.
  180. Howe, E.
  181. Howe of Aberavon, L.
  182. Howe of Idlicote, B.
  183. Howell of Guildford, L.
  184. Howells of St Davids, B.
  185. Howie of Troon, L.
  186. Hoyle, L.
  187. Hughes of Woodside, L.
  188. Hunt of Chesterton, L.
  189. Hunt of Kings Heath, L.
  190. Hunt of Wirral, L.
  191. Hussain, L.
  192. Hussein-Ece, B.
  193. Hylton, L.
  194. Inge, L.
  195. Irvine of Lairg, L.
  196. James of Blackheath, L.
  197. Jay of Paddington, B.
  198. Jenkin of Kennington, B.
  199. Jenkin of Roding, L.
  200. Jolly, B.
  201. Jones of Birmingham, L.
  202. Jones of Cheltenham, L.
  203. Jones of Whitchurch, B.
  204. Jopling, L.
  205. Jordan, L.
  206. Judd, L.
  207. Kakkar, L.
  208. Kennedy of Southwark, L.
  209. Kennedy of The Shaws, B.
  210. Kerr of Kinlochard, L.
  211. Kilclooney, L.
  212. King of Bow, B.
  213. King of West Bromwich, L.
  214. Kinnock, L.
  215. Kinnock of Holyhead, B.
  216. Kirkhill, L.
  217. Kirkwood of Kirkhope, L.
  218. Knight of Weymouth, L.
  219. Kramer, B.
  220. Krebs, L.
  221. Laird, L.
  222. Laming, L.
  223. Lawson of Blaby, L.
  224. Lea of Crondall, L.
  225. Lee of Trafford, L.
  226. Lester of Herne Hill, L.
  227. Levy, L.
  228. Lexden, L.
  229. Liddell of Coatdyke, B.
  230. Liddle, L.
  231. Lingfield, L.
  232. Lipsey, L.
  233. Lister of Burtersett, B.
  234. London, Bp.
  235. Loomba, L.
  236. Low of Dalston, L.
  237. Lucas, L.
  238. Luce, L.
  239. Luke, L.
  240. Lyell, L.
  241. Lytton, E.
  242. McAvoy, L.
  243. McColl of Dulwich, L.
  244. McConnell of Glenscorrodale, L.
  245. Macdonald of Tradeston, L.
  246. McFall of Alcluith, L.
  247. MacGregor of Pulham Market, L.
  248. McIntosh of Hudnall, B.
  249. Mackay of Clashfern, L.
  250. MacKenzie of Culkein, L.
  251. Mackenzie of Framwellgate, L.
  252. MacLaurin of Knebworth, L.
  253. Maclennan of Rogart, L.
  254. McNally, L.
  255. Maddock, B.
  256. Magan of Castletown, L.
  257. Maginnis of Drumglass, L.
  258. Mancroft, L.
  259. Mar, C.
  260. Marks of Henley-on-Thames, L.
  261. Marlesford, L.
  262. Masham of Ilton, B.
  263. Mawhinney, L.
  264. Mawson, L.
  265. Maxton, L.
  266. May of Oxford, L.
  267. Mayhew of Twysden, L.
  268. Meacher, B.
  269. Miller of Chilthorne Domer, B.
  270. Mitchell, L.
  271. Monks, L.
  272. Montgomery of Alamein, V.
  273. Montrose, D.
  274. Moonie, L.
  275. Morgan of Drefelin, B.
  276. Morgan of Huyton, B.
  277. Morris of Bolton, B.
  278. Morris of Handsworth, L.
  279. Morris of Manchester, L.
  280. Moser, L.
  281. Murphy, B.
  282. Naseby, L.
  283. Neville-Jones, B.
  284. Newton of Braintree, L.
  285. Nicholson of Winterbourne, B.
  286. Noakes, B.
  287. Noon, L.
  288. Northbrook, L.
  289. Northover, B.
  290. Norton of Louth, L.
  291. O'Cathain, B.
  292. O'Neill of Bengarve, B.
  293. O'Neill of Clackmannan, L.
  294. Ouseley, L.
  295. Oxburgh, L.
  296. Paisley of St George's, B.
  297. Palmer, L.
  298. Palmer of Childs Hill, L.
  299. Pannick, L.
  300. Patel, L.
  301. Patel of Blackburn, L.
  302. Patel of Bradford, L.
  303. Patten of Barnes, L.
  304. Paul, L.
  305. Pendry, L.
  306. Peston, L.
  307. Pitkeathley, B.
  308. Popat, L.
  309. Powell of Bayswater, L.
  310. Prashar, B.
  311. Prescott, L.
  312. Puttnam, L.
  313. Quin, B.
  314. Quirk, L.
  315. Ramsay of Cartvale, B.
  316. Ramsbotham, L.
  317. Randerson, B.
  318. Rawlings, B.
  319. Razzall, L.
  320. Rea, L.
  321. Reay, L.
  322. Redesdale, L.
  323. Rees of Ludlow, L.
  324. Rees-Mogg, L.
  325. Reid of Cardowan, L.
  326. Rennard, L.
  327. Ribeiro, L.
  328. Richard, L.
  329. Risby, L.
  330. Ritchie of Brompton, B.
  331. Roberts of Conwy, L.
  332. Roberts of Llandudno, L.
  333. Rodgers of Quarry Bank, L.
  334. Rogan, L.
  335. Rooker, L.
  336. Roper, L.
  337. Rosser, L.
  338. Rowe-Beddoe, L.
  339. Royall of Blaisdon, B.
  340. Sacks, L.
  341. St John of Bletso, L.
  342. St John of Fawsley, L.
  343. Sandwich, E.
  344. Sassoon, L.
  345. Sawyer, L.
  346. Scotland of Asthal, B.
  347. Scott of Foscote, L.
  348. Seccombe, B.
  349. Selborne, E.
  350. Selsdon, L.
  351. Sewel, L.
  352. Sharkey, L.
  353. Shaw of Northstead, L.
  354. Sheikh, L.
  355. Shephard of Northwold, B.
  356. Sherlock, B.
  357. Shipley, L.
  358. Shrewsbury, E.
  359. Simon, V.
  360. Skelmersdale, L.
  361. Slim, V.
  362. Smith of Basildon, B.
  363. Smith of Clifton, L.
  364. Smith of Finsbury, L.
  365. Snape, L.
  366. Soley, L.
  367. Steel of Aikwood, L.
  368. Stephen, L.
  369. Stern, B.
  370. Stern of Brentford, L.
  371. Stevenson of Balmacara, L.
  372. Stewartby, L.
  373. Stirrup, L.
  374. Stone of Blackheath, L.
  375. Stoneham of Droxford, L.
  376. Storey, L.
  377. Stowell of Beeston, B.
  378. Strathclyde, L.
  379. Sugar, L.
  380. Swinfen, L.
  381. Symons of Vernham Dean, B.
  382. Taverne, L.
  383. Taylor of Blackburn, L.
  384. Taylor of Bolton, B.
  385. Taylor of Goss Moor, L.
  386. Taylor of Holbeach, L.
  387. Temple-Morris, L.
  388. Thomas of Walliswood, B.
  389. Thomas of Winchester, B.
  390. Thornton, B.
  391. Tomlinson, L.
  392. Touhig, L.
  393. Trefgarne, L.
  394. Triesman, L.
  395. True, L.
  396. Trumpington, B.
  397. Tugendhat, L.
  398. Tunnicliffe, L.
  399. Turner of Camden, B.
  400. Ullswater, V.
  401. Verma, B.
  402. Waddington, L.
  403. Wakeham, L.
  404. Wall of New Barnet, B.
  405. Wallace of Saltaire, L.
  406. Walpole, L.
  407. Walton of Detchant, L.
  408. Warner, L.
  409. Warnock, B.
  410. Warsi, B.
  411. Warwick of Undercliffe, B.
  412. Wasserman, L.
  413. Watson of Invergowrie, L.
  414. Watson of Richmond, L.
  415. Wei, L.
  416. West of Spithead, L.
  417. Wheeler, B.
  418. Whitaker, B.
  419. Whitty, L.
  420. Wilkins, B.
  421. Williams of Crosby, B.
  422. Williamson of Horton, L.
  423. Willis of Knaresborough, L.
  424. Wills, L.
  425. Wilson of Tillyorn, L.
  426. Winston, L.
  427. Woolf, L.
  428. Woolmer of Leeds, L.
  429. Worthington, B.
  430. Wright of Richmond, L.
  431. Young of Graffham, L.
  432. Young of Hornsey, B.
  433. Young of Norwood Green, L.
  434. Younger of Leckie, V.