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Minutes for 15 June 2020

Chamber

Item number 1
Northern Ireland: paramilitary groups A question was asked by Lord Caine and answered by Viscount Younger of Leckie. (at 14:37)
Item number 2
Fixed-term Parliaments Act 2011 A question was asked by Lord Norton of Louth and answered by Lord True. (at 14:47)
Item number 3
COVID-19: Furloughed Space Grant Scheme A question was asked by Lord Allen of Kensington and answered by Baroness Penn. (at 14:58)
Item number 4
COVID-19: child poverty A question was asked by Baroness Lister of Burtersett and answered by Baroness Stedman-Scott. (at 15:09)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 15:19)
Item number 5
Black Lives Matter: protests A private notice question was asked by the Lord Bishop of St Albans and answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford. (at 15:32)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 15:48)
Item number 6
Extradition (Provisional Arrest) Bill [HL] The bill was read a third time. Amendments 1, 2 and 3 (see divisions 1 and 2) and 4 to 7 were agreed to. Then, after debate, the bill was passed and sent to the Commons. (at 16:01)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 19:48)
Item number 7
Abortion (Northern Ireland) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 Viscount Younger of Leckie moved that the Regulations laid before the House on 13 May 2020 be approved. Then Baroness O'Loan moved, as an amendment to the motion, leave out from “that” to the end, and insert “this House declines to approve the Regulations because they (1) have been rejected by the Northern Ireland Assembly, (2)… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 18:09)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 21:46)
Item number 8
Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 Lord Bethell moved that the Regulations laid before the House on 13 May 2020 be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 20:21)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 18:02)
Item number 9
Probation services Lord Keen of Elie answered questions on a Ministerial statement on reforms to probation services in England and Wales, made in the House of Commons on Thursday 11 June. (at 21:50)
The House adjourned at 10.25pm until Tuesday 16 June at 11.00am.
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