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Minutes for 14 April 2021

Chamber

Item number 4
United Kingdom citizenship: history A question was asked by Lord Wallace of Saltaire and answered by Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay. (at 12:33)
Item number 5
Initial teacher training market review A question was asked by Lord Knight of Weymouth and answered by Baroness Berridge. (at 12:45)
Item number 6
Undercover Policing Inquiry A question was asked by Baroness Clark of Kilwinning and answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford. (at 12:56)
Item number 7
Global minimum corporate tax rate A question was asked by Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle and answered by Lord Agnew of Oulton. (at 13:05)
Item number 8
St Vincent: volcanic eruption A private notice question was asked by Lord Boateng and answered by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon. (at 13:16)
Item number 9
Environment and Climate Change The Senior Deputy Speaker (Lord McFall of Alcluith) moved that a Select Committee be appointed to consider the environment and climate change; That, as proposed by the Committee of Selection, the following members be appointed to the Committee: Boycott, B. Browne of Ladyton, L. Cameron of Dillington, L. Chalker of Wallasey, B. Colgrain, L. L… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 13:29)
Item number 10
European Affairs The Senior Deputy Speaker (Lord McFall of Alcluith) moved that a Select Committee be appointed: (1) To consider matters relating to the United Kingdom’s relationship with the European Union and the European Economic Area, including: a) The implementation of any agreements between the United Kingdom and the European Union, including the operation of the governa… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 13:29)
Item number 11
Industry and Regulators The Senior Deputy Speaker (Lord McFall of Alcluith) moved that a Select Committee be appointed to consider matters relating to industry, including the policies of Her Majesty’s Government to promote industrial growth, skills and competitiveness, and to scrutinise the work of UK regulators; That, as proposed by the Committee of Selection, the following me… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 13:29)
Item number 12
Built Environment The Senior Deputy Speaker (Lord McFall of Alcluith) moved that a Select Committee be appointed to consider matters relating to the built environment, including policies relating to housing, planning, transport and infrastructure; That, as proposed by the Committee of Selection, the following members be appointed to the Committee: Bakewell, B. Berkeley, L. B… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 13:29)
Item number 13
Justice and Home Affairs The Senior Deputy Speaker (Lord McFall of Alcluith) moved that a Select Committee be appointed to consider justice and home affairs, including the domestic criminal justice system, and international cooperation in respect of criminal justice, civil justice, migration and asylum; That, as proposed by the Committee of Selection, the following members be a… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 13:29)
Item number 14
Greensill Capital Lord Callanan answered questions on an answer to an Urgent Question on the process by which Greensill Capital was approved as a lender for the Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loans Scheme, asked in the House of Commons on Tuesday 13 April. (at 13:38)
Item number 15
Chinese government sanctions on United Kingdom citizens Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon answered questions on an answer to an Urgent Question on recent sanctions imposed by the government of China on United Kingdom citizens, asked in the House of Commons on Tuesday 13 April. (at 13:47)
Item number 16
Immigration Baroness Williams of Trafford answered questions on a Ministerial statement on Her Majesty's Government's New Plan for Immigration, made in the House of Commons on Wednesday 24 March. (at 13:59)
Item number 17
Financial Services Bill The report stage was continued, beginning with amendment 14. Amendments 14 and 14A were agreed to. Amendment 15 was disagreed to (see division 1). Amendment 21 was agreed to (see division 2). The report stage was adjourned after amendment 27. (at 14:35)
The House adjourned at 10.21pm until Thursday 15 April at 12 noon.

Grand Committee

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

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