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Minutes for 22 April 2020
Virtual Proceedings The Virtual Proceedings began at 11.00am
Prayers were read by the Lord Bishop of Newcastle.
Item number 1
COVID-19: Overseas Development Assistance A question was asked by Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale and answered by Baroness Sugg. (at 11:06)
Item number 2
COVID-19: medically vulnerable people A question was asked by Lord Blunkett and answered by Lord Bethell. (at 11:15)
Item number 3
COVID-19: extent of infection A question was asked by Baroness Sheehan and answered by Lord Bethell. (at 11:26)
Item number 4
COVID-19: Business Interruption Loans A question was asked by Lord Forsyth of Drumlean and answered by Lord Callanan. (at 11:37)
The Virtual Proceedings adjourned. The Virtual Proceedings resumed. (at 11:48)
Item number 5
COVID-19: care homes deaths A private notice question was asked by Baroness Wheeler and answered by Lord Bethell. (at 12:19)
The Virtual Proceedings adjourned at 1.46pm.
Chamber The House met at 1.00pm. (at 11:00)
Item number 6
Oath Angela Felicity Baroness Harris of Richmond took and subscribed the oath and signed an undertaking to abide by the Code of Conduct. (at 13:00)
Select Committee Reports
Item number 7
Economic Affairs The following Report from the Select Committee was made and ordered to be printed: Off-payroll working: treating people fairly. (1st Report, HL Paper 50)
Item number 8
Statutory Instruments The following Report from the Select Committee was made and ordered to be printed: Report on certain statutory instruments, including the following affirmative instruments: Draft Court of Appeal (Recording and Broadcasting) (Amendment) Order 2020 Draft Automatic Enrolment (Offshore Employment) (Amendment) Order 2020 Draft Occupational and Personal Pens… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text
Item number 9
Business of the House Lord Ashton of Hyde, on behalf of the Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Evans of Bowes Park), moved that the debate on the motion in the name of Baroness Wheeler, which is down to take place in a virtual proceeding on Thursday 23 April 2020, be time limited to 3 hours. The motion was agreed to. (at 13:02)
Item number 10
Telecommunications Infrastructure (Leasehold Property) Bill Baroness Barran moved that the bill be now read a second time. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 13:05)
The House adjourned at 1.46pm.
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