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Minutes for 4 September 2018


Item number 5
Brexit: food standards regulations A question was asked by Lord Bassam of Brighton and answered by Lord O'Shaughnessy. (at 14:38)
Item number 6
Elections: personation A question was asked by Lord Rennard and answered by Lord Young of Cookham. (at 14:45)
Item number 7
Political influence: artificial intelligence A question was asked by Lord Haskel and answered by Lord Ashton of Hyde. (at 14:54)
Item number 8
Northern Ireland: devolved government A question was asked by Lord Lexden and answered by Viscount Younger of Leckie. (at 14:59)
Item number 9
United Nations Relief and Works Agency A private notice question was asked by Baroness Northover and answered by Lord Bates. (at 15:08)
Item number 10
Taxation (Cross-border Trade) Bill Lord Bates moved that the bill be now read a second time. Then Lord Tunnicliffe moved, as an amendment to the above motion, at end to insert “but expresses grave concern that the Government agreed to accept, without detailed Parliamentary scrutiny, substantial measures that contradict both the United Kingdom’s stated negotiating position and com… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 15:20)
Item number 11
Brexit: negotiations and no-deal contingency planning Lord Callanan repeated a ministerial statement made in the House of Commons. (at 18:30)
Item number 12
Windrush Baroness Williams of Trafford repeated as a ministerial statement the answer given to an Urgent Question in the House of Commons. (at 19:11)
Item number 13
Afghanistan A question was asked by Baroness D'Souza and, after debate, answered by Baroness Goldie. (at 19:24)
The House adjourned at 8.26pm until Wednesday 05 September at 3.00pm.
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