Skip to main content

House of Lords Business

See what is going on in the House of Lords today, as well as what has happened since June 2017. This includes the relevant Order Paper, Minutes of Proceedings, questions tabled and edition of House of Lords Business. These documents can also all be downloaded.

Minutes for 13 May 2020

Chamber

Virtual Proceedings The Virtual Proceedings began at 11.00am.
Item number 3
Universal Credit A question was asked by Baroness Lister of Burtersett and answered by Baroness Stedman-Scott. (at 11:05)
Item number 4
Syria A question was asked by Baroness Cox and answered by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon. (at 11:15)
Item number 5
COVID-19: sports A question was asked by Lord Caine and answered by Baroness Barran. (at 11:26)
Item number 6
Economy: Bank of England forecasts A question was asked by Lord Lamont of Lerwick and answered by Baroness Penn. (at 11:37)
Item number 7
Motor Vehicles (Tests) (Amendment) (Coronavirus) Regulations 2020 (1½-hour debate) Lord Rosser moved that the Virtual Proceedings do consider the Motor Vehicles (Tests) (Amendment) (Coronavirus) Regulations 2020. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 12:31)
The Virtual Proceedings adjourned. The Virtual Proceedings resumed. (at 11:48)
Item number 8
Private International Law (Implementation of Agreements) Bill [HL] The bill was considered in a Virtual Committee. Amendments were considered. (at 14:31)
Item number 9
Private International Law (Implementation of Agreements) Bill [HL] The bill was further considered in a Virtual Committee, beginning with amendment 3. Amendments were considered. The Virtual Committee adjourned after clause 3 was agreed to.. (at 17:16)
The Virtual Proceedings adjourned. The Virtual Proceedings resumed. (at 19:12)
Item number 10
COVID-19: business Lord Callanan repeated a ministerial statement made in the House of Commons on Tuesday 12 May. (at 19:19)
Item number 11
COVID-19: economic package Lord Agnew of Oulton repeated as a ministerial statement the answer given to an Urgent Question in the House of Commons on Tuesday 12 May. (at 20:14)
Prayers were read by the Lord Bishop of Durham. (at 11:00)
The Virtual Proceedings adjourned. The Virtual Proceedings resumed. (at 16:47)
The Virtual Proceedings adjourned. The Virtual Proceedings resumed. (at 20:02)
The Virtual Proceedings adjourned. The Virtual Proceedings resumed.
The Virtual Proceedings adjourned at 8.28pm.
Legend for business item text
Item that is new or altered.
[I] Indicates that the member concerned has a relevant registered interest.
* Item is an oral question.
Numbers starting HL are unique identifiers for written questions, Bills or papers.