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Minutes for 27 November 2017

Chamber

Item number 1
Domestic Violence and Abuse Bill A question was asked by Baroness Donaghy and answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford. (at 14:36)
Item number 2
Whistleblowers A question was asked by Lord Cromwell and answered by Lord Henley. (at 14:44)
Item number 3
Domestic violence: police resources A question was asked by Baroness Nye and answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford. (at 14:51)
Item number 4
Stalking A question was asked by Baroness Gale and answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford. (at 14:59)
Item number 5
European Union (Approvals) Bill The bill was read a third time and passed. (at 15:07)
Item number 6
DfID Economic Development Strategy Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne moved that this House takes note of the Department for International Development's Economic Development Strategy, and Her Majesty's Government's plans to implement that strategy. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 15:08)
Item number 7
Randox and Trimega laboratories Baroness Williams of Trafford repeated as a ministerial statement the answer given to an Urgent Question in the House of Commons. (at 17:12)
Item number 8
Industrial Strategy Lord Henley repeated a ministerial statement made in the House of Commons. (at 17:26)
Item number 9
Work: life-long learning Lord Watson of Invergowrie moved that this House takes note of the case for a comprehensive strategy for life-long learning and adult re-skilling in response to the challenges of technology, productivity, and the changing nature of work. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 18:16)
Item number 10
Exports: Africa and the Commonwealth A question was asked by Lord Popat and, after debate, answered by Baroness Fairhead. (at 20:06)
The House adjourned at 9.37pm until Tuesday 28 November at 2.30pm.
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