We're showing you business for the Minutes section for 22 April 2020 as the Order Paper section does not apply to this date.
Minutes for 22 April 2020
Virtual Proceedings The Virtual Proceedings began at 11.00am
Prayers were read by the Lord Bishop of Newcastle.1
COVID-19: Overseas Development Assistance A question was asked by Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale and answered by Baroness Sugg.2
COVID-19: medically vulnerable people A question was asked by Lord Blunkett and answered by Lord Bethell.3
COVID-19: extent of infection A question was asked by Baroness Sheehan and answered by Lord Bethell.4
COVID-19: Business Interruption Loans A question was asked by Lord Forsyth of Drumlean and answered by Lord Callanan.
The Virtual Proceedings adjourned. The Virtual Proceedings resumed.5
COVID-19: care homes deaths A private notice question was asked by Baroness Wheeler and answered by Lord Bethell.
The Virtual Proceedings adjourned at 1.46pm.
Chamber The House met at 1.00pm.6
Oath Angela Felicity Baroness Harris of Richmond took and subscribed the oath and signed an undertaking to abide by the Code of Conduct.
Select Committee Reports
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)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 Pension Schemes (Automatic Enrolment) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 Draft Weights and Measures Act 1985 (Definitions of “Metre” and “Kilogram”) (Amendment) Order 2020 Draft Criminal Justice Act 2013 (Early Release on Licence) Order 2020 Employment Allowance (Increase of Maximum Amount) Regulations 2020. (8th Report, HL Paper 51)
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, be time limited to 3 hours. The motion was agreed to.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.
The House adjourned at 1.46pm.