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    Minutes for 16 September 2020

    Chamber

    Select Committee Reports
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      Statutory Instruments The following Report from the Select Committee was made and ordered to be printed: Report on certain statutory instruments, including the following affirmative instruments: Draft Prevention of Trade Diversion (Key Medicines) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (Blackburn with Darwen and Bradford) Regulations 2020 Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (Leicester) (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2020 Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (Leicester) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions on Gatherings) (North of England) Regulations 2020 Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions on Gatherings) (North of England) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions on Gatherings) (North of England) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (Leicester) (No. 2) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (North of England) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (Blackburn with Darwen and Bradford) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 Health Protection (Coronavirus, Wearing of Face Coverings in a Relevant Place and on Public Transport) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 Health Protection (Coronavirus) (Restrictions on Holding of Gatherings and Amendment) (England) Regulations 2020 Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (Greencore) Regulations 2020 Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (Blackburn with Darwen and Bradford) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (North of England) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 Insolvency (Moratorium) (Special Administration for Energy Licensees) Regulations 2020 and special attention drawn to the following instrument: Pension Protection Fund (Moratorium and Arrangements and Reconstructions for Companies in Financial Difficulty) (Amendment) Regulations 2020. (22nd Report, HL Paper 127)
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      Constitution The following Report from the Select Committee was made and ordered to be printed: Domestic Abuse Bill. (14th Report, HL Paper 128)
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      Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform The following Reports from the Select Committee were made and ordered to be printed: Counter-Terrorism And Sentencing Bill Non-Domestic Rating (Public Lavatories) Bill (23rd Report, HL Paper 129) United Kingdom Internal Market Bill.. (24th Report, HL Paper 130)
    Public Business
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      House of Lords: number of members A question was asked by Lord Grocott and answered by Lord True.
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      Planning A question was asked by Lord Kennedy of Southwark and answered by Lord Greenhalgh. [I]
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      River pollution A question was asked by Lord Harries of Pentregarth and answered by Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park.
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      Biodiversity A question was asked by Baroness Parminter, on behalf of Lord Teverson, and answered by Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park.
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      Business of the House The Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Evans of Bowes Park) moved that the debate on the motion in the name of Lord True set down for Wednesday 23 September be limited to 4½ hours and not 3 hours. The motion was agreed to.
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      Immigration and Social Security Co-ordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill The Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Evans of Bowes Park), on behalf of Baroness Williams of Trafford, moved that, if the bill’s Committee stage is not concluded by the rise of the House on Wednesday 16 September, the bill be reported from the Committee of the Whole House in respect of proceedings up to that date; and that, for the remainder of the bill, the order of commitment of 22 July 2020 be discharged and the bill be committed to a Grand Committee. The motion was agreed to.
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      Pension Protection Fund (Moratorium and Arrangements and Reconstructions for Companies in Financial Difficulty) Regulations 2020 Baroness Stedman-Scott moved that the Regulations laid before the House on 6 July be approved. The motion was agreed to.
    The House adjourned. The House resumed.
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      COVID-19 Lord Bethell answered questions on an answer to an Urgent Question on COVID-19, asked in the House of Commons on Monday 14 September.
    The House adjourned. The House resumed.
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      Immigration and Social Security Co-ordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill The bill was further considered in Committee, beginning with amendment 56. Amendments were considered. The House resumed and the bill was reported without amendment.
    The House adjourned at 7.50pm until Thursday 17 September at 12 noon.

    Grand Committee

    The Grand Committee met in Committee Room 2A at 2.30pm