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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 22 November 2012

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

Command Papers

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

1 Pensions—Reinvigorating Workplace Pensions: Government strategy document. () (8478)

2 Voting Eligibility (Prisoners) Bill, Draft—Voting Eligibility (Prisoners) Draft Bill. () (8499)

3 Security—Government response to the 7th Report of the House of Commons Home Affairs Committee on Olympics Security. () (8500)

Negative Instruments

The following instruments were laid before the House:

1 (1) Council Tax Reduction Schemes (Prescribed Requirements) (England) Regulations 2012. (2885)(2) Council Tax Reduction Schemes (Default Scheme) (England) Regulations 2012. (2886)laid under the Local Government Finance Act 1992.

2 Electricity (Exemption from the Requirement for a Generation Licence) (Covanta Ince Park Limited) (England and Wales) Order 2012, laid under the Electricity Act 1989. (2911)

3 Plant Health (England) (Amendment) Order 2012, laid under the Plant Health Act 1967. (2922)

4 Statement of Changes in Immigration Rules, laid under the Immigration Act 1971. (—)

Papers not subject to Parliamentary Proceedings

The following papers were laid before the House:

1 Report and Accounts for 2011–12 of the National Museums and Galleries on Merseyside, laid under the Merseyside Museums and Galleries Order 1986.

2 Report for 2011–12 of the Care Quality Commission on the state of Health Care and Adult Social Care in England, laid under the Health and Social Care Act 2008.

3 Report and Accounts for 2011–12 of the Creative Scotland National Lottery Distribution Fund, laid under the National Lottery etc. Act 1993.