Minutes for 31 October 2017

    Chamber

    Public Business
    3
      Probation contracts A question was asked by Lord Ramsbotham and answered by Lord Keen of Elie.
    4
      Housing: letting agents A question was asked by Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town and answered by Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth.
    5
      Hamas A question was asked by Lord Hylton and answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford.
    6
      European Investment Bank A question was asked by Lord Balfe and answered by Lord Bates.
    7

      Human Rights (Joint Committee) A message was brought from the Commons that they have appointed a Select Committee of five Members to join with the Committee appointed by the Lords as the Joint Committee on Human Rights.

    8

      National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) A message was bought from the Commons that they have appointed a committee of twelve Members to join with a committee to be appointed by the Lords, as the Joint Committee on the National Security Strategy.

    9

      Statutory Instruments A message was brought from the Commons that they have appointed a Select Committee of seven Members to join with the Committee appointed by the Lords as the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments.

    10
      Air Travel Organisers' Licensing Bill The bill was read a third time and passed.
    11
      Review of Gaming Machines Lord Ashton of Hyde repeated as a ministerial statement the answer given to an Urgent Question in the House of Commons.
    12
      Financial Guidance and Claims Bill [HL] The report stage was continued, beginning with amendment 22. Amendments 24 (see division), 25 to 29, 30 to 32, 34 to 39, 44 and 45 were agreed to. The bill, as amended, was ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 70)
    13
      Railways: reliability A question was asked by Baroness Randerson and, after debate, answered by Baroness Sugg.
    The House adjourned at 8.17pm until Wednesday 01 November at 3.00pm.