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Minutes for 17 June 2020

Chamber

Item number 3
Food and drink: waste prevention A question was asked by Baroness Jones of Whitchurch and answered by Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park. (at 11:07)
Item number 4
China A question was asked by Baroness Northover and answered by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon. (at 11:19)
Item number 5
COVID-19: scientific advice A question was asked by Lord Scriven and answered by Lord True. (at 11:29)
Item number 6
Armed Forces: racism and diversity A question was asked by Lord Touhig and answered by Baroness Goldie. (at 11:40)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 11:51)
Item number 7
COVID-19 summer food fund A private notice question was asked by Lord Storey and answered by Baroness Berridge. (at 12:02)
Item number 8
Greater Manchester Combined Authority (Fire and Rescue Functions) (Amendment) Order 2020 Lord Greenhalgh moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 4 June 2020 be approved. The motion was agreed to. (at 12:16)
Item number 9
Fisheries Bill [HL] The Earl of Courtown, on behalf of Lord Gardiner of Kimble, moved that the amendments for the Report stage be marshalled and considered in the following order: Clauses 1 to 8 Schedule 1 Clauses 9 to 13 Schedule 2 Clauses 14 to 18 Schedule 3 Clauses 19 to 22 Schedule 4 Clauses 23 to 27 Schedule 5 Clauses 28 to 33Schedule 6 Clause 34 Schedule 7 Cl… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 12:18)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 12:19)
Item number 10
Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill The bill was further considered in Committee, beginning with amendment 57. Amendments 89 to 92, 97, 101 to 104, 106, 123 to 127 and 133 to 142 were agreed to. The House resumed and the bill was reported with amendments. The bill, as amended, was ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 114) (at 12:45)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 13:40)
Item number 11
Air Traffic Management (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 Baroness Vere of Norbiton moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 3 March 2020 be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 13:46)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 14:52)
Item number 12
Private International Law (Implementation of Agreements) Bill [HL] The report was received. Amendment 2 was agreed to (see division list). Amendments 4 to 9 were agreed to. The bill, as amended, was ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 115) (at 15:30)
The House adjourned at 5.51pm until Thursday 18 June at 11.00am.
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