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Minutes for 11 February 2020

Chamber

Item number 5
Housing: new homes A question was asked by Baroness Neville-Rolfe and answered by Baroness Berridge. (at 14:37)
Item number 6
Housing: social homes for rent A question was asked by Lord Shipley and answered by Baroness Berridge. [I] (at 14:46)
Item number 7
Victorian mills A question was asked by Baroness Pinnock and answered by Baroness Barran. (at 14:53)
Item number 8
Hate crime: antisemitism A question was asked by the Lord Bishop of St Albans and answered by Baroness Berridge. (at 15:01)
Item number 9
Transport infrastructure Baroness Vere of Norbiton repeated a ministerial statement made in the House of Commons. (at 15:08)
Item number 10
Ecclesiastical Committee The Lord Speaker (Lord Fowler) acquainted the House that, pursuant to section 2 of the Church of England Assembly (Powers) Act 1919, he had nominated the following Lords to be members of the Ecclesiastical Committee established under that Act, and to serve for the duration of the present Parliament: Butler-Sloss, B. Cork and Orrery, E. Cormack, L. Eat… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text
Item number 11
Fisheries Bill [HL] Lord Gardiner of Kimble 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. (at 16:04)
Item number 12
Wuhan coronavirus Baroness Blackwood of North Oxford repeated a ministerial statement made in the House of Commons. (at 20:02)
Item number 13
Sentencing (Pre-consolidation Amendments) 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. (at 20:37)
The House adjourned at 10.07pm until Wednesday 12 February at 3.00pm.

Grand Committee

The Grand Committee met in Moses Room at 3.32pm
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