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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 6 December 2017 as the Order Paper section does not apply to this date.

Minutes for 6 December 2017

Chamber

Item number 3
Brexit: health policy A question was asked by Baroness Quin and answered by Lord O'Shaughnessy. (at 15:07)
Item number 4
Freedom of speech: hate crime A question was asked by Lord Vinson and answered by Baroness Vere of Norbiton. (at 15:16)
Item number 5
Private rented sector: electrical safety checks A question was asked by Baroness Kennedy of Cradley and answered by Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth. (at 15:23)
Item number 6
Video games: domestic violence and child abuse A question was asked by Lord Storey and answered by Lord Ashton of Hyde. (at 15:30)
Item number 7
Telecommunications Infrastructure (Relief from Non-Domestic Rates) Bill The bill was read a third time. Amendments 1 to 13 were agreed to. Then the bill was passed and returned to the Commons with amendments. (at 15:39)
Item number 8
Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill [HL] The bill was further considered in Committee, beginning with amendment 68ZA. The House resumed. (at 15:47)
Item number 9
Social Security (Restrictions on Amounts for Children and Qualifying Young Persons) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017 Lord McAvoy moved that this House regrets that Her Majesty’s Government have introduced the Social Security (Restrictions on Amounts for Children and Qualifying Young Persons) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017 without proper considerati… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 19:48)
Item number 10
Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill [HL] The bill was further considered in Committee, beginning with amendment 69H. The House resumed after clause 44 was agreed to. (at 20:35)
The House adjourned at 9.39pm until Thursday 07 December at 11.00am.

Grand Committee

The Grand Committee met in Moses Room at 3.45pm.

Small Business Commissioner (Scope and Scheme) Regulations 2017 Lord Henley moved that the Grand Committee do consider the Small Business Commissioner (Scope and Scheme) Regulations 2017. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 15:45)
Unified Patent Court (Immunities and Privileges) Order 2017 Lord Henley moved that the Grand Committee do consider the Unified Patent Court (Immunities and Privileges) Order 2017. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 16:27)
Designs (International Registration of Industrial Designs) Order 2017 Lord Henley moved that the Grand Committee do consider the Designs (International Registration of Industrial Designs) Order 2017. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 16:42)
Pharmacy (Preparation and Dispensing Errors—Registered Pharmacies) Order 2018 Baroness Chisholm of Owlpen moved that the Grand Committee do consider the Pharmacy (Preparation and Dispensing Errors—Registered Pharmacies) Order 2018. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 17:01)
Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications, Deemed Applications, Requests and Site Visits) (England) (Amendment) Regulations  2017 Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth moved that the Grand Committee do consider the Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications, Deemed Applications, Requests and Site Visits) (England) (Amendment) Regulations  2017. After debate, the motion was agree… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 17:28)
Combined Authorities (Mayoral Elections) (Amendment) Order 2017 Lord Young of Cookham moved that the Grand Committee do consider the Combined Authorities (Mayoral Elections) (Amendment) Order 2017. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 17:52)
Local Authorities (Mayoral Elections) (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 Lord Young of Cookham moved that the Grand Committee do consider the Local Authorities (Mayoral Elections) (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2017. The motion was agreed to. (at 18:24)
Communications Act 2003 and the Digital Economy Act 2017 (Consequential Amendments to Primary Legislation) Regulations  2017 Lord Ashton of Hyde moved that the Grand Committee do consider the Communications Act 2003 and the Digital Economy Act 2017 (Consequential Amendments to Primary Legislation) Regulations  2017. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 18:25)
Electronic Communications Code (Jurisdiction) Regulations 2017 Lord Ashton of Hyde moved that the Grand Committee do consider the Electronic Communications Code (Jurisdiction) Regulations 2017. The motion was agreed to. (at 18:37)
Criminal Justice (European Investigation Order) Regulations 2017 Lord Rosser moved that the Grand Committee takes note of the Criminal Justice (European Investigation Order) Regulations 2017 (SI 2017/730). After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 18:38)
The Committee adjourned at 7.29pm
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