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Minutes for 8 June 2020

Chamber

Item number 4
COVID-19: planning system A question was asked by Lord Kennedy of Southwark and answered by Lord Greenhalgh. (at 14:36)
Item number 5
COVID-19: walking and cycling A question was asked by Lord Berkeley and answered by Baroness Vere of Norbiton. (at 14:46)
Item number 6
COVID-19: pre-school sector A question was asked by Baroness Andrews and answered by Baroness Berridge. (at 14:56)
Item number 7
Press freedom A question was asked by Lord Black of Brentwood and answered by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon. [I] (at 15:07)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 15:18)
Item number 8
Black Lives Matter A private notice question was asked by Lord Collins of Highbury and answered by Baroness Sugg. (at 15:31)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 15:47)
Item number 9
Water Industry (Specified Infrastructure Projects) (English Undertakers) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 28 April 2020 be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 16:01)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 17:08)
Item number 10
Crown Court (Recording and Broadcasting) Order 2020 Lord Keen of Elie moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 16 January 2020 be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 17:46)
Item number 11
Court of Appeal (Recording and Broadcasting) (Amendment) Order 2020 Lord Keen of Elie moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 12 March 2020 be approved. The motion was agreed to. (at 19:13)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 19:15)
Item number 12
National Health Service Commissioning Board and Clinical Commissioning Groups (Responsibilities and Standing Rules) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 Lord Hunt of Kings Heath moved that this House regrets the National Health Service Commissioning Board and Clinical Commissioning Groups (Responsibilities and Standing Rules) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (SI 2020/469) and the lack of a l… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 19:32)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 20:56)
Item number 13
Public Health England review: Covid-19 disparities Baroness Berridge answered questions on an answer to an Urgent Question on the Public Health England review of disparities in risks and outcomes related to the COVID-19 pandemic, made in the House of Commons on Thursday 4 June. (at 21:16)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 21:28)
Item number 14
Abortion Regulations: Northern Ireland Viscount Younger of Leckie answered questions on an answer to an Urgent Question on abortion regulations for Northern Ireland, made in the House of Commons on Thursday 4 June. (at 21:41)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 21:53)
Item number 15
Victims of the Troubles: payment scheme Viscount Younger of Leckie answered questions on an answer to an Urgent Question on the implementation of the payment scheme for victims of the Troubles, made in the House of Commons on Thursday 4 June. (at 22:01)
The House adjourned at 10.12pm until Tuesday 9 June at 11.00am.
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