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House of Lords Business

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Minutes for 21 December 2017

Chamber

Item number 4
Brexit: affordable housing A question was asked by Lord Greaves and answered by Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth. (at 11:08)
Item number 5
Budget Statement: social housing A question was asked by Baroness Grender, on behalf of Lord Shipley, and answered by Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth. (at 11:16)
Item number 6
Brexit: equalities impact assessment A question was asked by Baroness Hussein-Ece and answered by Lord Callanan. (at 11:23)
Item number 7
Her Majesty's Prison Liverpool A question was asked by Lord Beecham and answered by Lord Keen of Elie. (at 11:31)
Item number 8
Independent complaints and grievance policy Baroness Evans of Bowes Park repeated a ministerial statement made in the House of Commons. (at 11:39)
Item number 9
 Climate change: health (Balloted debate) Baroness Walmsley moved that this House takes note of the global effects of climate change on health. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 12:10)
Item number 10
 Ivory trade (Balloted debate) Lord Carrington of Fulham moved that this House takes note of the impact of the trade in ivory on endangered species, and of the efforts being made to eliminate that trade while protecting the cultural heritage of antique ivory. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 14:32)
Item number 11
Terrorism Act 2000 (Proscribed Organisations) (Amendment) Order 2017 Baroness Williams of Trafford moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 18 December 2017 be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 16:28)
After debate, the House adjourned at 5.18pm until 8 January 2018 at 2.30pm.
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