Minutes for 9 January 2019

    Chamber

    Select Committee Reports
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      Statutory Instruments The following Report from the Joint Committee was made and ordered to be printed: Report on certain statutory instruments, including the following affirmative instruments: Draft Airports Slot Allocation (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Draft Air Services (Competition) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Draft Broadcasting (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Draft Carriage of Dangerous Goods (Amendment) Regulations 2019 Draft Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Draft Civil Partnership and Marriage (Same Sex Couples) (Jurisdiction and Judgments) (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Draft Collective Investment Schemes (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Draft Combined Authorities (Mayoral Elections) (Amendment) Order 2019 Draft Credit Rating Agencies (Amendment, etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Draft Data Protection (Charges and Information) (Amendment) Regulations 2019 Draft Defence and Security Public Contracts (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Draft Environment (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Draft Equality (Amendment and Revocation) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 Draft European Qualifications (Pharmacists) (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018 Draft Financial Markets and Insolvency (Amendment and Transitional Provision) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Draft Fisheries (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Draft Floods and Water (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Draft Local Authorities (Mayoral Elections) (England and Wales) (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2019 Draft Long-term Investment Funds (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Draft Mutual Recognition of Protection Measures in Civil Matters (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Draft Public Procurement (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Draft Representation of the People (Election Expenses Exclusion) (Amendment) Order 2019 Draft Ship Recycling (Facilities and Requirements for Hazardous Materials on Ships) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Draft Storage of Carbon Dioxide (Amendment and Power to Modify) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018. (43rd Report, HL Paper 262)
    Public Business
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      Air pollution A question was asked by Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb and answered by Lord Callanan.
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      Brexit: United Kingdom nationals A question was asked by Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer and answered by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon.
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      Folic acid A question was asked by Lord Rooker and answered by Baroness Manzoor.
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      Forced marriages: repatriation charges A question was asked by Baroness Hayman and answered by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon.
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      Finance (No. 3) Bill A bill to grant certain duties, to alter other duties, and to amend the law relating to the national debt and the public revenue, and to make further provision in connection with finance was brought from the Commons. It was read a first time and ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 154)
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      Business of the House Lord Taylor of Holbeach, on behalf of the Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Evans of Bowes Park), moved that Standing Order 30 (No Lord to speak more than once to a Motion) be suspended in respect of the debate on the motion in the name of Lord Callanan relating to section 13(1)(c) of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 to enable those members who spoke to the motion in the same terms on Wednesday 5 or Thursday 6 December to do so again. The motion was agreed to.
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      House of Lords: sittings Lord Foulkes of Cumnock moved to resolve that the House should adjourn at close of business on 14 February to return on 25 February, and similarly adjourn at close of business on 4 April to return on 23 April. After debate, the motion was negatived.
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      Brexit: Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration The adjourned debate on the motion that this House, for the purposes of section 13(1)(c) of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018, takes note of the negotiated withdrawal agreement laid before the House on Monday 26 November 2018 with the title ‘Agreement on the withdrawal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community’ and the framework for the future relationship laid before the House on Monday 26 November 2018 with the title ‘Political Declaration setting out the framework for the future relationship between the European Union and the United Kingdom’ was resumed. After debate, the debate on the motion was further adjourned.
    The House adjourned at 9.28pm until Thursday 10 January at 11.00am.

    Grand Committee

    The Grand Committee met in the Moses Room at 4.15pm