Former Crossbench Peer
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My Lords, I noticed that in the initial stages of contact between parents and the CSA, parents were given a special number to telephone for advice. They tried many times to make contact. I do not know whether the line was out of action or whether it was deliberately blocked—I am not passing judgment on that; I say that only because that is the type of trap that the new body should avoid. I...
My Lords, how is it possible for the Treasury to justify payments to a body that is so utterly incompetent in every part of the kingdom?
My Lords, I am a little concerned about Article 4 of the order on the power of the department to charge for the exercise of functions. Living, as I do, in a rural area, I urge caution in any acceptance or extension of such powers. Perhaps the Minister will heed his own instincts and go for caution in any extension of such powers. We already have some examples of threats to farmers who are...
Former Crossbench Peer
Entered the House of Lords in 1997
Left the House of Lords on 9 March 2015 — Died
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