Minutes for 16 July 2018
The House met at 2.30pm. Prayers were read by the Lord Bishop of Southwark.1
Leave of Absence The leave of absence granted to Lord Oates was ended.
Leave of Absence Leave of absence was granted to Lord Freeman for the remainder of this Parliament.
Select Committee Reports
Cannabis: medicinal use A question was asked by Lord Rennard and answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford.5
Charities: National Fund A question was asked by Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town and answered by Baroness Vere of Norbiton.6
Small and medium-sized enterprises: student work placements A question was asked by Lord Aberdare and answered by Lord Agnew of Oulton.7
General Practitioners: indemnity scheme A question was asked by Lord Sharkey and answered by Lord O'Shaughnessy.8
Assaults on Emergency Workers (Offences) Bill The order of commitment was discharged.9
Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill [HL] Lord O'Shaughnessy moved that the bill be now read a second time. After debate, the motion was agreed to and the bill was committed to a Committee of the Whole House.10
NATO Brussels Summit 2018 The Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Evans of Bowes Park) repeated a ministerial statement made in the House of Commons.11
National Lottery A question was asked by the Earl of Clancarty and, after debate, answered by Viscount Younger of Leckie.
The House adjourned at 7.34pm until Tuesday 17 July at 2.30pm.12