Minutes for 14 May 2019
Select Committee Reports
Secondary Legislation Scrutiny The following Report from the Select Committee was made and ordered to be printed: Report on certain instruments, including: Disabled Persons (Badges for Motor Vehicles) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2019 Information paragraphs on certain instruments, including: Draft Justice and Security (Northern Ireland) Act 2007 (Extension of duration of non-jury trial provisions) Order 2019 Legal Aid (Financial Resources and Contribution Orders) (Amendment) Regulations 2019. (48th Report, HL Paper 361)2
European Union The following Report from the Select Committee was made and ordered to be printed: Scrutiny of international agreements: treaties considered on 14 May 2019, including the following which is drawn to the special attention of the House: Agreement between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Iceland and the Kingdom of Norway on Trade in Goods. (40th Report, HL Paper 362)
Stalking A question was asked by Baroness Royall of Blaisdon and answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford.4
Brexit: free trade agreement A question was asked by Lord Pearson of Rannoch and answered by Lord Callanan.5
Internet encryption A question was asked by Baroness Thornton and answered by Lord Ashton of Hyde.6
Emergency Services Network A question was asked by Lord Hogan-Howe and answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford.7
Draft Domestic Abuse Bill The Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Evans of Bowes Park) moved that, notwithstanding the Resolution of this House of 6 March, it be an instruction to the Joint Committee on the Draft Domestic Abuse Bill that it should report on the draft Bill by 14 June. The motion was agreed to.8
Domestic abuse Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth repeated a ministerial statement made in the House of Commons.9
Courts and Tribunals (Online Procedure) Bill [HL] Lord Keen of Elie 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
Schools: adopted children A question was asked by Lord Triesman and, after debate, answered by Lord Agnew of Oulton.
The House adjourned at 6.25pm until Wednesday 15 May at 3.00pm.
The Grand Committee met in the Moses Room at 3.30pm
Vaccinations and health screening services A question was asked by Baroness Walmsley and, after debate, answered by Baroness Barran.
Grooming gangs A question was asked by Baroness Cox and, after debate, answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford.
Attacks on journalists A question was asked by Lord Chidgey and, after debate, answered by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon.
Wild salmon A question was asked by the Earl of Shrewsbury and, after debate, answered by Viscount Younger of Leckie.
The Committee adjourned at 7.23pm.