Minutes for 5 September 2018
Select Committee Reports
Statutory Instruments The following Report from the Joint Committee was made and ordered to be printed: Report on certain statutory instruments, including the following affirmative instrument: Draft Financial Regulators’ Powers (Technical Standards etc.) (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018. (31st Report, HL Paper 184)
Visas: forced marriages A question was asked by Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale and answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford.3
Universal Credit A question was asked by Baroness Sherlock and answered by Baroness Stedman-Scott.4
Prudential Regulation Authority: equity release sector A question was asked by Lord Sharkey and answered by Lord Bates.5
Northern Ireland: Misoprostol A question was asked by Baroness Thornton and answered by Lord Duncan of Springbank.6
Widowed Parents Allowance Baroness Stedman-Scott repeated a ministerial statement made in the House of Commons.
The House adjourned. The House resumed.7
Salisbury update The Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Evans of Bowes Park) repeated a ministerial statement made in the House of Commons.8
Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill [HL] The bill was considered in Committee. Amendments were considered. The House resumed.9
Northern Ireland: legacy of the Troubles A question was asked by Lord Dannatt and, after debate, answered by Lord Duncan of Springbank.10
Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill [HL] The bill was further considered in Committee beginning with amendment 9. Amendments were considered. The House resumed after amendment 14.
The House adjourned at 9.51pm until Thursday 6 September at 11.00am.
The Grand Committee met in the Moses Room at 3.45pm