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Minutes for 21 July 2020

Chamber

Item number 7
Hong Kong A question was asked by Baroness Northover and answered by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon. (at 12:08)
Item number 8
COVID-19: social mobility A question was asked by Baroness Massey of Darwen and answered by Baroness Berridge. (at 12:19)
Item number 9
COVID-19: childcare sector A question was asked by Baroness Burt of Solihull and answered by Baroness Berridge. (at 12:30)
Item number 10
Telecommunications legislation: human rights A question was asked by Lord Alton of Liverpool and answered by Baroness Barran. (at 12:41)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 12:52)
Item number 11
Knife crime A private notice question was asked by the Lord Bishop of St Albans and answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford. (at 13:01)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 13:16)
Item number 12
Agriculture Bill The bill was further considered in Committee, beginning with amendment 130. The debate on amendment 209 was adjourned. The House resumed. (at 14:00)
Item number 13
Trade Bill A bill to make provision about the implementation of international trade agreements; to make provision establishing the Trade Remedies Authority and conferring functions on it; and to make provision about the collection and disclosure of information relating to trade was brought from the Commons. It was read a first time and ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 128) (at 23:53)
Item number 14
Trade Bill The Explanatory Notes on the bill were ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 128–EN)
Item number 15
Business and Planning Bill The bill was returned from the Commons with the amendments agreed to. (at 23:53)
The House adjourned at 11.54pm until Wednesday 22 July at 12 noon.
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