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See what is going on in the House of Lords today, as well as what has happened since June 2017. This includes the relevant Order Paper, Minutes of Proceedings, questions tabled and edition of House of Lords Business. These documents can also all be downloaded.

We're showing you business for the Minutes section for 29 October 2020 as the Order Paper section does not apply to this date.

Minutes for 29 October 2020

Chamber

Item number 4
COVID-19: small businesses A question was asked by Lord Cotter and answered by Lord Callanan.
Item number 5
Charities: funding A question was asked by Lord Wallace of Saltaire and answered by Baroness Barran.
Item number 6
Civil servants: public procurement A question was asked by Baroness Browning and answered by Lord True.
Item number 7
COVID-19: Transport for London A question was asked by Lord Young of Cookham and answered by Baroness Vere of Norbiton.
The House adjourned. The House resumed.
Item number 8
Asylum seekers A private notice question was asked by Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale and answered by Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay.
Item number 9
COVID-19: intensive care treatment A private notice question was asked by Baroness Falkner of Margravine and answered by Lord Bethell.
The House adjourned. The House resumed.
Item number 10
Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 (Coronavirus) (Extension of the Relevant Period) Regulations 2020 Baroness Bloomfield of Hinton Waldrist moved that the Regulations laid before the House on 24 September be approved. The motion was agreed to en bloc.
Item number 11
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading Scheme Order 2020 Baroness Bloomfield of Hinton Waldrist moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 13 July be approved. The motion was agreed to en bloc.
Item number 12
Infrastructure Planning (Electricity Storage Facilities) Order 2020 Baroness Bloomfield of Hinton Waldrist moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 14 July be approved. The motion was agreed to en bloc.
Item number 13
Adjacent Waters Boundaries (Northern Ireland) (Amendment) Order 2020 Viscount Younger of Leckie moved that the draft Order laid before the House on 7 September be approved. The motion was agreed to.
Item number 14
Sanctions (EU Exit) (Consequential Provisions) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 16 September be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to.
Item number 15
Fire Safety Bill The bill was considered in Committee. Amendments were considered. The House resumed and the bill was reported without amendment.
The House adjourned at 6.32pm until Monday 2 November at 1.00pm.

Grand Committee

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