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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 17 November 2020 as the Order Paper section does not apply to this date.

Minutes for 17 November 2020

Chamber

Item number 3
Children in care: unregulated accommodation A question was asked by Baroness Doocey and answered by Baroness Berridge.
Item number 4
Integrated Communities Strategy A question was asked by Baroness Cox and answered by Lord Stewart of Dirleton.
Item number 5
Railways: fare structures A question was asked by Lord Bradshaw and answered by Baroness Vere of Norbiton.
Item number 6
Canada: trade deal A question was asked by Lord Wallace of Saltaire and answered by Lord Grimstone of Boscobel.
The House adjourned. The House resumed.
Item number 7
Department of Health and Social Care: unpaid advisers A private notice question was asked by Baroness Thornton and answered by Lord Bethell.
Item number 8
Prevention of Trade Diversion (Key Medicines) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 Lord Grimstone of Boscobel moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 2 September be approved. The motion was agreed to en bloc.
Item number 9
Common Rules for Exports (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 Lord Grimstone of Boscobel moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 21 September be approved. The motion was agreed to en bloc.
The House adjourned. The House resumed.
Item number 10
Social Security (Up-rating of Benefits) Bill The report was received. Then, Standing Order 46 having been dispensed with, the bill was read a third time and, after debate, passed.
The House adjourned. The House resumed.
Item number 11
Fire Safety Bill The report was received. Amendments 7, 8 (see division 1), 10 (see division 2), 13 (see division 3) and 14 were agreed to. The bill, as amended, was ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 153)
Item number 12
Pension Schemes Bill [HL] The bill was returned from the Commons agreed to with amendments. It was ordered that the Commons amendments be printed. (HL Bill 152)
Item number 13
Pension Schemes Bill [HL] The Explanatory Notes on the Commons Amendments were ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 152–EN)
The House adjourned at 6.23pm until Wednesday 18 November at 12 noon.

Grand Committee

The Grand Committee met in Committee Room 2A at 2.30pm
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Item that is new or altered.
[I] Indicates that the member concerned has a relevant registered interest.
* Item is an oral question.
Numbers starting HL are unique identifiers for written questions, Bills or papers.