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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 14 September 2011

All statutory instruments laid before the House are accompanied by an Explanatory Memorandum presented by command of Her Majesty, unless otherwise indicated.

Paper Withdrawn

The following paper, laid before the House on 18 July, was withdrawn:

Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the National Portrait Gallery.

Command Papers

The following papers were presented to the House by command of Her Majesty:

1 Human Rights—Government response to the 8th report of the House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee on the Foreign and Commonwealth Office's Human Rights work. () (8169)

2 Electoral Reform—Further Draft Electoral Administration Provisions. () (8177)

3 Post-Legislative Scrutiny—Post-Legislative Assessment of the Transport (Wales) Act 2006. () (8178)

Negative Instruments

The following instruments were laid before the House:

1 Derelict Land Clearance Area (Highbarns, Hemel Hempstead) Order 2011, laid under the Derelict Land Act 1982. (2227)

2 Air Traffic Controller Licensing (National Supervisory Authority) Regulations 2011, laid under the European Communities Act 1972. (2261)

Papers not subject to Parliamentary Proceedings

The following papers were laid before the House:

1 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of The Fire Service College, laid under the Government Trading Funds Act 1973.

2 Report for 2010–11 of HM Chief Inspector of Prisons for England and Wales, laid under the Prison Act 1952.

3 Direction given by the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change: Nuclear Decommissioning Authority Designation of the Dounreay Disposal Facility, laid under the Energy Act 2004.

4 Report and Accounts for 2010–11 of the National Portrait Gallery, laid under the Museums and Galleries Act 1992.