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Minutes for 21 May 2020
Virtual Proceedings The Virtual Proceedings began at 11.00am.
Prayers were read by the Lord Bishop of Portsmouth. (at 11:00)
Item number 1
Hospitals: patient safety A question was asked by Baroness Browning and answered by Lord Bethell. (at 11:05)
Item number 2
UK Shared Prosperity Fund A question was asked by Lord Teverson and answered by Lord Greenhalgh. (at 11:16)
Item number 3
Oil: changes in global markets A question was asked by Lord Howell of Guildford and answered by Lord Callanan. (at 11:25)
Item number 4
Unemployment: support A question was asked by Baroness Sherlock and answered by Baroness Stedman-Scott. (at 11:36)
Item number 5
COVID-19: businesses and the private sector (3-hour debate) Lord Dobbs moved that the Virtual Proceedings do consider the contribution made by businesses and the wider private sector in addressing the COVID-19 pandemic. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 12:56)
The Virtual Proceedings adjourned. The Virtual Proceedings resumed. (at 11:46)
Item number 6
COVID-19: museums, galleries and historic buildings A question was asked by Lord Cormack and, after debate, answered by Baroness Barran. (at 16:03)
Item number 7
Northern Ireland Protocol Lord True answered questions on a Ministerial statement on the United Kingdom’s approach to the Northern Ireland Protocol, made in the House of Commons on 20 May. (at 17:46)
The Virtual Proceedings adjourned. The Virtual Proceedings resumed. (at 15:16)
The Virtual Proceedings adjourned. The Virtual Proceedings resumed. (at 17:19)
The Virtual Proceedings adjourned at 6.37pm.
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