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House of Lords Business

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 7 June 2021 as the Order Paper section does not apply to this date.

Minutes for 7 June 2021

Chamber

Item number 5
Health partnership schemes: funding A question was asked by Lord Crisp and answered by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon. (at 13:09)
Item number 6
Net zero carbon emissions A question was asked by Baroness Boycott and answered by Lord Callanan. (at 13:19)
Item number 7
Secondary schools: arts subjects A question was asked by the Earl of Clancarty and answered by Baroness Berridge. (at 13:30)
Item number 8
Iran: British-Iranian prisoners A question was asked by Lord Dubs and answered by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon. (at 13:41)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 13:52)
Item number 9
Education recovery A private notice question was asked by Lord Watson of Invergowrie and answered by Baroness Berridge. (at 14:01)
Item number 10
House of Lords (Hereditary Peers) (Abolition of By-Elections) Bill [HL] Lord Grocott presented a Bill to amend the House of Lords Act 1999 so as to abolish the system of by-elections for hereditary peers. It was read a first time and ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 20) (at 14:17)
Item number 11
Sewage (Inland Waters) Bill [HL] The Duke of Wellington presented a Bill to place a duty on water companies to ensure that untreated sewage is not discharged into rivers and other inland waters. It was read a first time and ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 21) (at 14:18)
The House adjourned. The House resumed. (at 14:19)
Item number 12
Environment Bill Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park moved that the bill be now read a second time. After debate, the motion was agreed to and the bill was committed to a Committee of the Whole House. (at 14:30)
The House adjourned at 9.35pm until Tuesday 8 June 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.