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Minutes for 18 October 2017

Chamber

Item number 5
Product recall: tumble driers A question was asked by Baroness Neville-Rolfe and answered by Viscount Younger of Leckie. (at 15:06)
Item number 6
Medical examiners and death certification A question was asked by Lord Low of Dalston and answered by Lord O'Shaughnessy. (at 15:14)
Item number 7
Brexit: creative industries A question was asked by Baroness Quin and answered by Lord Ashton of Hyde. (at 15:20)
Item number 8
Disabled children: online and verbal abuse A question was asked by Baroness Gale and answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford. (at 15:29)
Item number 9
Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill [HL] Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon presented a bill to make provision enabling sanctions to be imposed where appropriate for the purposes of compliance with United Nations obligations or other international obligations or for the purposes of furthering the prevention of terrorism or for the purposes of national security or international peace an… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 15:37)
Item number 10
Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill [HL] The Explanatory Notes on the bill were ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 69–EN)
Item number 11

Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2006 The Senior Deputy Speaker moved that Viscount Chandos be appointed a member of the Select Committee in place of Lord Harrison, resigned. The motion was agreed to. (at 15:37)

Item number 12

Communications The Senior Deputy Speaker moved that Lord Gordon of Strathblane be appointed a member of the Select Committee in place of Lord Hart of Chilton, deceased. The motion was agreed to. (at 15:38)

Item number 13
Property Agents: registration Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth repeated a ministerial statement made in the House of Commons. (at 15:39)
Item number 14
Space Industry Bill [HL] The bill was further considered in Committee, beginning with amendment 34. The House resumed after clause 49 was agreed to. (at 16:18)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 17:50)
Item number 15
Hospitals: West London A question was asked by Lord Dubs and, after debate, answered by Lord O'Shaughnessy. (at 18:00)
The House adjourned at 6.44pm until Thursday 19 October at 11.00am.
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