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Minutes for 21 January 2019


Item number 2
Television licences: over 75s A question was asked by Lord Naseby and answered by Lord Ashton of Hyde. (at 14:36)
Item number 3
Health: Chief Medical Officer's recommendations A question was asked by Lord Hunt of Kings Heath and answered by Baroness Manzoor. (at 14:44)
Item number 4
Education: English Baccalaureate A question was asked by Lord Black of Brentwood and answered by Lord Agnew of Oulton. (at 14:52)
Item number 5
Brexit: cross-channel transport A question was asked by Baroness Smith of Basildon and answered by Baroness Sugg. (at 14:59)
Item number 6
Zimbabwe A private notice question was asked by Lord Hayward and answered by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon. (at 15:07)
Item number 7
Trade Bill Lord Taylor of Holbeach, on behalf of Baroness Fairhead, moved that the House do now resolve itself into a Committee on the bill. Then Baroness Smith of Basildon moved, as an amendment to the motion, at the end insert “and resolves that the committee’s report be not received until Her Majesty’s Government has presented to both Houses proposals for a process for making… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 15:17)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 18:39)
Item number 8
Leaving the European Union The Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Evans of Bowes Park) repeated a ministerial statement made in the House of Commons. (at 18:45)
Item number 9
Poverty: metrics A question was asked by Baroness Stroud and, after debate, answered by Baroness Buscombe. (at 19:38)
Item number 10
Trade Bill The bill was further considered in Committee, beginning with amendment 8. Amendments were considered. The House resumed after clause 2 was agreed to. (at 20:38)
The House adjourned at 10.27pm until Tuesday 22 January at 2.30pm.
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