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Minutes for 11 March 2020

Chamber

Item number 3
Zimbabwe A question was asked by Lord Oates and answered by Earl Howe. (at 15:07)
Item number 4
Apprenticeships: gender segregation A question was asked by Baroness Nye and answered by Baroness Berridge. (at 15:15)
Item number 5
Dementia: accident and emergency A question was asked by Baroness Wheeler and answered by Lord Bethell. (at 15:22)
Item number 6
Child refugees: Greece and Turkey A question was asked by Lord Dubs and answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford. (at 15:30)
Item number 7
COVID-19: deep cleaning A private notice question was asked by Lord Kennedy of Southwark and answered by Lord Bethell. (at 15:37)
Item number 8
Telecommunications Infrastructure (Leasehold Property) Bill A bill to amend the electronic communications code set out in Schedule 3A to the Communications Act 2003; and for connected purposes was brought from the Commons. It was read a first time and ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 107) (at 15:49)
Item number 9
Telecommunications Infrastructure (Leasehold Property) Bill The Explanatory Notes on the bill were ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 107–EN)
Item number 10
Gambling Act 2005 (Variation of Monetary Limits) Order 2020 Baroness Barran moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 20 January 2020 be approved. The motion was agreed to. (at 15:50)
Item number 11
Health Protection (Coronavirus) Regulations 2020 Lord Bethell moved that the Regulations laid before the House on 10 February 2020 be approved. The motion was agreed to. (at 15:50)
Item number 12
Immigration (Citizens’ Rights Appeals) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 Baroness Williams of Trafford moved that the Regulations laid before the House on 30 January 2020 be approved. The motion was agreed to en bloc. (at 15:50)
Item number 13
Extradition Act 2003 (Amendments to Designations) Order 2020 Baroness Williams of Trafford moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 15 January 2020 be approved. The motion was agreed to en bloc. (at 15:50)
Item number 14
Legal Services Act 2007 (Approved Regulator) Order 2020 Lord Keen of Elie moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 15 January 2020 be approved. The motion was agreed to en bloc. (at 15:50)
Item number 15
Legal Services Act 2007 (Chartered Institute of Legal Executives) (Appeals from Licensing Authority Decisions) Order 2020 Lord Keen of Elie moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 15 January 2020 be approved. The motion was agreed to en bloc. (at 15:50)
Item number 16
Supply and Appropriation (Anticipation and Adjustments) Bill The Earl of Courtown moved that the bill be now read a second time. The motion was agreed to and the Committee was negatived. Then, Standing Order 46 having been dispensed with, the bill was read a third time and passed. (at 15:51)
Item number 17
Fisheries Bill [HL] The bill was further considered in Committee, beginning with the question that Schedule 5 be agreed to. Amendments were considered. The House resumed and the bill was reported without amendment. (at 15:52)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 17:53)
Item number 18
HS2 A question was asked by Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle and, after debate, answered by Baroness Vere of Norbiton. (at 18:00)
The House adjourned at 7.21pm until Thursday 12 March at 11.00am.
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