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House of Lords Business

See what is going on in the House of Lords today, as well as what has happened since June 2017. This includes the relevant Order Paper, Minutes of Proceedings, questions tabled and edition of House of Lords Business. These documents can also all be downloaded.

We're showing you business for the Minutes section for 23 October 2017 as the Divisions section does not apply to this date.

Minutes for 23 October 2017

Chamber

Item number 3
Consumer and personal debt A question was asked by Baroness Liddell of Coatdyke, on behalf of Lord Haskel, and answered by Lord Bates. (at 14:45)
Item number 4
Life science strategy A question was asked by Lord Crisp and answered by Lord Prior of Brampton. (at 14:54)
Item number 5
Armed forces: serious offences A question was asked by Lord Morris of Aberavon and answered by Baroness Goldie. (at 15:01)
Item number 6
Banks: Immigration Act 2016 A question was asked by Lord Roberts of Llandudno and answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford. (at 15:08)
Item number 7

Secondary Legislation Scrutiny The Senior Deputy Speaker moved that Baroness Blackstone be appointed a member of the Select Committee in place of Baroness Gould of Potternewton, resigned. The motion was agreed to. (at 15:15)

Item number 8

Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2006 The Senior Deputy Speaker moved that Lord Cavendish of Furness be appointed a member of the Select Committee in place of Baroness Scott of Bybrook, resigned. The motion was agreed to. (at 15:16)

Item number 9
Space Industry Bill [HL] The bill was further considered in Committee, beginning with the question that clauses 50 to 59 be agreed to. The House resumed and the bill was reported without amendment. (at 15:16)
Item number 10
European Council Baroness Evans of Bowes Park repeated a ministerial statement made in the House of Commons. (at 16:46)
Item number 11
Science and innovation strategy A question was asked by Lord Patel and, after debate, answered by Lord Prior of Brampton. (at 17:39)
The House adjourned at 7.09pm until Tuesday 24 October at 2.30pm.
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