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Commons Hansard for 15 July 2003 (Volume 409)

From the digitised editions of archive material. Last updated 13 May 2018 at 10.58am.

Commons Chamber

Record of debates that happened in the House of Commons main chamber.

House Of Commons (item number 1) (id 6d08a1d7-bbc2-45b0-a509-6c72c1622df0)
Prayers (item number 2) (id ed9144e6-436a-41ff-91ac-cd4735276a25)
Iraq (item number 5) (id 08a17c8c-7662-4ec7-bc2a-3c6726760ee2)
Point Of Order (item number 6) (id 82935d5b-f9b8-4eb0-a2c6-1835c4e13e8f)

Written Statements

Written statements are normally used to put the day-to-day business of government on the official record and in the public domain.

Written Ministerialstatements (item number 1) (id 1fcdbd97-20a8-4733-a882-05d735c5a18b)

Written Answers

Content for Written Answers.

Written Answers To Questions (item number 1) (id d42b73c9-fdeb-45df-8346-1dac56b5959e)

Environment, Food And Rural Affairs


Workplace Parking (Nottingham) (item number 1) (id 9a8a0b95-56fc-4180-8f07-14b7c2f26126)
Rail Network (item number 1) (id b3c16a62-73a1-4798-b82a-37c65e471508)
Traffic Congestion (South-East) (item number 1) (id 2bafb617-4835-4a18-93a7-9fa5db06eb2c)
A46/A47 Link Road (item number 1) (id 321bc3bd-bfb2-49fb-96a1-e2e3b26e85ea)
Royal Mail (item number 1) (id ebfc05b9-972f-44a3-af34-b83898ecac8b)
Motorway Safety (item number 1) (id 7a358849-e5aa-428b-beea-87eae4456fd7)
Rail Freight (item number 1) (id d8aadcbf-b9d4-4e0a-a73f-a3fabb0e306c)
Rail Services (Edinburgh) (item number 1) (id 3cfcb256-df4c-4e2f-81eb-5ddd4f91fa1a)
Air Safety (item number 1) (id 841487bf-ae9b-4365-ac98-6126fe3a972f)
Car Tax (item number 1) (id 2e465b5d-b075-4334-a575-8d31871ed392)
Bus Stop Clearway Orders (Newcastle Upon Tyne) (item number 1) (id 0de9ce85-f4a1-47e8-84a6-f1128306c8b9)
Electric Trains (item number 1) (id e8ec252b-1d3a-4849-b420-192daed3d801)
Eurostar Trains (item number 1) (id a6d6129b-c6d6-431e-b08e-f89b22687440)
Foreign Seafarers (Employment Standards) (item number 1) (id c2ba74b9-0be3-44d8-be7b-5cc51db0af6a)
Highways Agency (item number 1) (id 8fd5d895-c8c8-44be-afe4-7456c720cec8)
M42 (item number 1) (id fbe527aa-e2e8-44a5-8b57-7464e3fc1514)
Motorway Speed Limits (item number 1) (id cbb7a76c-3991-4820-a197-9da71dc14c3c)
National Walking Strategy (item number 1) (id 7f2bb1b1-8fa7-43f7-b6ad-2ba9d484de79)
Private Office Costs (item number 1) (id 4005dbc8-479e-4a14-a0d6-2f2e59bcbc8f)
Rail Safety (item number 1) (id 1d07b65f-81c1-4e4e-93a7-51ff11d76713)
Roads (item number 1) (id 06ebf99c-0178-4ce4-8309-e4638db06327)
Speed Cameras (item number 1) (id 7736b577-24fb-4cc3-98ef-394e338990d3)


Afghanistan (item number 1) (id 388f8400-c276-4512-aced-58a11e04c856)
Bosnia (item number 1) (id 986678f7-3833-4939-87a1-4aedea4c5c9c)
Cbrn Emergencies (item number 1) (id 44da87e6-a002-4338-987b-77fad2f0fde7)
Cluster Munitions (item number 1) (id e7393913-dbc6-494a-9d25-47d04f6bceed)
Conflict Prevention (item number 1) (id 028e2ac8-acd8-4560-939d-d8018f05de8b)
Departmental Policies (Pendle) (item number 1) (id fde9a49b-f552-41ec-878c-1cc27b2c1160)
Diego Garcia (item number 1) (id fcb5db99-0b66-4bed-80c7-88e25ab760d8)
Drummore Harbour (item number 1) (id b9e26d81-c479-4bdc-981f-40e879aefe4f)
Eu Committees (item number 1) (id e5fc933f-e751-410c-b3cf-01e0e31a061e)
European Security And Defence Policy (item number 1) (id c7c26a16-fd71-4865-85d1-6e4895225e6c)
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Forces Pensions (item number 1) (id b4762a99-47ee-41a0-adca-095af5c03dee)
Iraq (item number 1) (id 7603b871-a6c3-49c9-9b1c-423a467d8137)
Low Frequency Sonar (item number 1) (id e3b6077d-e0be-4492-8fe7-15933ac57fa4)
Mars Project (item number 1) (id 573bd9b6-6bf7-4ca8-bf52-567cd7db816c)
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Military Burials (item number 1) (id 04a222ab-47fc-46bd-8c95-8440b5fe7480)
Missile Defence Systems (item number 1) (id aed49b15-6c7e-4512-bbc8-e78d9ceeb34b)
Nato Reaction Force (item number 1) (id f8c2f1ec-363e-49a4-ad2d-e574e403ca6c)
Nuclear Weapons (item number 1) (id 49028aaa-be9d-42fa-b7b7-da6956bdc3ef)
Private Sector Medical Treatment (item number 1) (id 3a9d3abe-ded0-4837-99e4-99d966f47949)
Raf Coltishall (item number 1) (id 09a3dadc-271e-4403-b877-da236e496068)
Service Personnel (Nhs Treatment) (item number 1) (id 02ec3633-a56e-4c96-a0a9-5ec7a3ee5245)
Services Training (item number 1) (id 8ba72d36-24f3-4ce8-9ec1-e70aef64e2b2)
Sigma Aerospace Contracts (item number 1) (id 5e3d8b2f-0ee2-4b44-9ad7-b69d2ec9dc77)
Submarines (item number 1) (id 3b63995b-4b51-415f-ac6c-831dacfaf61c)
Suicide Rates (Female Personnel) (item number 1) (id 2d3aa5b2-2eff-4bf7-b323-2a0ed73b4b3e)
Telecommunications Masts (item number 1) (id bf16d24f-9a31-47aa-9cc8-e2504f030310)
War Crimes (item number 1) (id 3527f829-d58f-4162-a5bf-6e03f5a50e38)


Airport Passenger Tax (item number 1) (id e9853fb4-1f77-4d6a-93ff-0239f74c4ee6)
Aviation Tourism (item number 1) (id 928db919-c93c-4be5-b199-855bb22b726e)
Biofuels (item number 1) (id f9654f94-05db-49f3-9129-3be96e9a249e)
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Economic Consultancies (item number 1) (id bae0caaf-54d5-4ebc-8cee-890f6b524679)
Eu Advisory Committee (item number 1) (id 7dffde1f-3945-409d-a60c-075ee5802735)
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Financial Services (Fines) (item number 1) (id ad2d1f3a-2b57-447e-b278-9be268a55d54)
Incineration Tax (item number 1) (id 92349a03-99fc-498b-bc70-b0fadc4660bb)
Meat Imports (item number 1) (id cee5b4ea-a358-499e-9023-dc949ceed043)
Money Laundering (item number 1) (id 98a98e03-fd6a-4e30-a08f-cef562313069)
Mortgages (item number 1) (id 86ebf074-55b6-4a21-95e1-bde9e12a803d)
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Tobacco/Alcohol Duty (item number 1) (id 2e9e2eae-0c84-4cbd-986c-0f4d74a93237)
Unemployment (Merseyside) (item number 1) (id e4fc37d1-ca49-4c83-bf2c-3b9bac6d446f)
Water Charges (Household Income) (item number 1) (id 285cc1fc-ebb6-4d03-8654-b97697a7f6d7)
Working Family Tax Credit (item number 1) (id 7a0fab91-79d5-4f0a-9297-dcaec0b51eb9)
World Bank (item number 1) (id 7c69dd9b-7fbe-4ae9-ad9e-9ba7c11d2cfd)


Alcoholism (item number 1) (id 37a1791a-206d-46a0-a7ff-e51637d97b56)
Asylum Seekers (item number 1) (id 6afb3689-ca66-4f22-ac25-36307224e8a0)
Blood Donor Records (item number 1) (id a63ff564-a194-43dd-8fbb-cce0f297a3a5)
Blood Transfusions (item number 1) (id 997a1889-07c3-47ef-a3b7-19463113e085)
Cancer Nursing (item number 1) (id 10bec303-dfea-4376-a418-0485bbdebb9d)
Cancer Services (item number 1) (id 3bbb0042-5fd5-4b0a-98ce-5b5219913705)
Care Homes (item number 1) (id 7b890d63-e0d9-47b0-98db-1196fc4e1e49)
Carers (item number 1) (id e833711c-594a-4165-8918-58d8c57dee17)
Commission For Social Care Inspection (item number 1) (id ac4c6a8e-f18d-46f7-b2db-3962d7b52de4)
Fluoridation (item number 1) (id a44d4f8a-774f-42b7-b27b-2a390ad732cd)
General Practitioners (item number 1) (id 51b4bb6f-53bf-4c7e-bcaf-84b1369d8e8e)
Genetically Modified Foods (item number 1) (id b8527441-197a-4f92-b4a9-cc725f1d8f78)
Hepatitis (item number 1) (id d44cabde-be49-45b9-a1dd-fcbe2b2293b8)
Hospices (item number 1) (id 590380ef-afe1-4780-9bfb-1e42c6d6ec94)
In-Patient Survey (item number 1) (id ac12a966-88f9-4af2-87c0-b6977c65b46f)
Mental Health (item number 1) (id e610574b-eb33-4e95-b96e-987e50555dc2)
Midwives (item number 1) (id 0976df55-7068-4485-acbe-4e5c48e7d0bf)
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Myositis (item number 1) (id 90e8bd4c-2c99-492a-8e5e-be443a1c076b)
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Nice (item number 1) (id f7be7d6a-2ca6-43c8-a2cb-a7818297ecae)
Older People (item number 1) (id 1180cde7-4a9b-4045-8735-355555ee53d1)
Ophthalmic Laser Treatment (item number 1) (id 21a72643-bc83-4d69-bb3f-14c20e96db08)
Prescription Charges (item number 1) (id 16239011-b433-4d97-8518-e546c70b9796)
Primary Care Trusts (item number 1) (id 106ffcb3-f24d-4134-84bb-d4d551010d8d)
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Salt (item number 1) (id 20a9caa6-7d76-43ec-b5ce-73b2418f6dfe)
School Health Checks (item number 1) (id 469bc04d-095f-4f14-a79f-71551d463c7a)
Sport (item number 1) (id 661eb4fc-58e1-4ec9-b303-fd05ea3d1c60)
Stroke Care (item number 1) (id 60b5f479-957c-47b6-acd1-d5844bbcf06f)

Work And Pensions

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Agency Workers (item number 1) (id 7bbceef9-db75-4db2-adb6-8062c8e3fe43)
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Civil Servants (item number 1) (id 477dfe8f-c0c9-4084-8365-6ce722982c85)
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Crisis And Interim Payments (item number 1) (id 342d9b94-d4cb-4d8a-a23f-c4615652892e)
Disability Benefits (item number 1) (id a87e47cb-e173-4069-8dc8-48a61a37b85d)
Disability Discrimination Act (item number 1) (id 330c15d6-61ee-4f3a-a243-fa7d8b408974)
E-Government (item number 1) (id dc33a846-4f89-4ce4-9c0f-eb5b85343e68)
Employment Assistance (item number 1) (id d4544684-e94a-48c1-9f7c-5070ff7bbf17)
Energy-Efficient Electrical Appliances (item number 1) (id 9d88965e-d9df-419b-9edf-3d99b8533b0c)
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Jobcentre Plus (item number 1) (id 7dc09fb2-29a7-47d4-9d52-1caebe460486)
Jobseeker's Allowance (North Yorkshire) (item number 1) (id e67484e0-bc34-4165-8428-3837acdfab91)
National Insurance (item number 1) (id f833f1e4-9cec-4361-8b5d-d766e5a8d7bd)
Official Spelling (item number 1) (id 0ab6b525-5c73-4526-b9b6-07c7f9bbb820)
Plastic Card Fraud (item number 1) (id 51a5fd94-d995-499d-ba23-b7fa2ba3a496)
Post Office Card Accounts (item number 1) (id 51381432-f3fe-4bc1-a590-7ee73cd62728)
Social Fund (item number 1) (id ada7a981-3c08-4c50-a7df-9a4cbcd5477d)
Stakeholder Pension (Women) (item number 1) (id b19e4bcf-9b48-4b85-a11e-ec5bbd5c4944)
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Tax Credits (item number 1) (id 5dfe03eb-1065-48b6-b80b-00e74ec46bf0)
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Home Department

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Advice Publication (item number 1) (id 8e8defc9-7c03-4b75-b921-4474ee7c17cb)
Asbestos (item number 1) (id 37190cf7-df23-4f0a-b083-663f93437a6e)
Asylum Seekers (item number 1) (id 8856974a-ec33-4d7f-847a-956542bf5fa9)
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Dangerous Dogs (item number 1) (id df709b62-6645-4f73-90d5-a32f4edf9f2c)
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Departmental Policies (Pendle) (item number 1) (id 7f8aede8-6dcf-40fe-b4dd-1226b70c1daa)
Fly Tipping (item number 1) (id a82869af-659e-446f-a62c-e76209dc8ca9)
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Passports (item number 1) (id aa5007a2-9822-4b35-9db1-2ace56267e13)
Police (item number 1) (id ef192b29-7e18-44a6-9a98-b449733b3577)
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Police Numbers (item number 1) (id 95c2dba9-8526-4590-be3e-09d307b36387)
Police Vehicle Accidents (item number 1) (id f83b0fc3-86ef-46ed-84d5-feee55d52366)
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Robberies (item number 1) (id a1509afa-4652-4cf9-9d82-5135e487d7be)
Rural Proofing (item number 1) (id ce91d336-822c-4062-9575-f8ea37d3aad6)
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Senior Departmental Posts (item number 1) (id 748c884e-dba2-4fb7-b213-c9489de841fc)
Street Crime Initiative (item number 1) (id 89ca77c0-0dee-4939-aa46-93d25aef80c6)
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Vehicle Crime (item number 1) (id 1f652144-ceb2-4ac4-a7dc-23f66d15e3e5)
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Voluntary Sector (item number 1) (id 2bb476ef-fd3d-4f05-9ec8-d8e8647c3b12)
Work Permits (item number 1) (id c5b853a2-0afe-4f07-a20e-20d1f586c7b5)

Deputy Prime Minister

Domestic Violence Helpline (item number 1) (id b081a744-a75e-4337-b6de-8969fbe72a23)
Homeless Families (item number 1) (id c70938f3-d1e8-4010-bdfc-1efe17a4d3d3)
Neighbourhood Renewal Fund (item number 1) (id 9879229f-a900-4045-8ac3-b11ef735d38e)
Affordable Homes (item number 1) (id 4f6f4d7e-d6c6-4a98-9903-23c2e09697fd)
Asbestos (item number 1) (id ad3d3e9f-f0b7-47db-b724-e4bfbea55f01)
Bed-And-Breakfast Accommodation (item number 1) (id f6d3fd83-2b03-4869-a850-d6675aa5337b)
Eu Regulations (item number 1) (id 1778d7ff-3284-405e-808c-96e73656c251)
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Home Information Packs (item number 1) (id b24a41d4-bb4d-42cd-b3cf-1f81860aa83f)
Homelessness (item number 1) (id 33b7c9a2-e2b4-48b7-add6-ea20cc3ae442)
Housing (item number 1) (id c1273b57-d800-4250-a059-0d8037d21cea)
Ndpbs (item number 1) (id e52f6544-e542-4c66-9a52-e0b5aef01478)
Neighbourhood Warden Schemes (item number 1) (id 32c0044a-8011-407c-ae63-0f1803c629d7)
New Posts (item number 1) (id dd44457d-ecdc-41dc-bac8-a07c48393b75)
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Regulatory Impact Assessments (item number 1) (id 0a212159-36cf-4581-b7d4-facea817fee0)
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Staff Drug Testing (item number 1) (id c1519dd0-1bf0-4f40-9b3f-64feffb41533)
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Towns And Cities (Regeneration) (item number 1) (id aeccf1f4-e8f0-4666-8405-58c0da225351)


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