Minutes for 16 October 2018
Select Committee Reports
Secondary Legislation Scrutiny (Sub-Committee B) The following Report from the Sub-Committee was made and ordered to be printed: Report on certain instruments, including: Draft EEA Passport Rights (Amendment, etc., and Transitional Provisions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018. (1st Report, HL Paper 199)2
European Union The following Report from the Select Committee was made and ordered to be printed: Subsidiarity Assessment: discontinuing seasonal changes of time. (22nd Report, HL Paper 200)
Personal social care: funding A question was asked by Baroness Wheeler and answered by Lord O'Shaughnessy.4
Official Development Assistance A question was asked by Lord Collins of Highbury and answered by Lord Bates.5
Private rented sector licensing schemes A question was asked by Lord Kennedy of Southwark and answered by Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth. [I]6
Further education: teachers' pay A question was asked by Baroness Garden of Frognal and answered by Lord Agnew of Oulton.7
Syria–Jordan frontier: Rukban camp A private notice question was asked by Lord Hylton and answered by Lord Bates.8
Courts and Tribunals (Judiciary and Functions of Staff) Bill [HL] The report was received. Amendments 5, 7, 9, 10, 12 and 13 were agreed to. Amendment 8 was disagreed to (see division). The bill, as amended, was ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 133)9
Universal Credit Baroness Buscombe repeated as a ministerial statement the answer given to an Urgent Question in the House of Commons.10
Regulation of Investigatory Powers (Juveniles) (Amendment) Order 2018 Lord Paddick moved that this House regrets that organisations concerned with the human rights and welfare of children were not consulted about the decision to extend the maximum length of juvenile covert human intelligence sources authorisations from one month to four months, as provided for in the Regulation of Investigatory Powers (Juveniles) (Amendment) Order 2018 (SI 2018/715). After debate, the motion was withdrawn.
The House adjourned at 6.28pm until Wednesday 17 October at 3.00pm.