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Minutes for 23 June 2022
The House met at 11.00am. Prayers were read by the Lord Bishop of Blackburn. (at 11:00)
Item number 1
Companion to the Standing Orders The 26th edition of the Companion to the Standing Orders and Guide to the Proceedings of the House of Lords was laid on the Table by the Clerk of the Parliaments.
Select Committee Reports
Item number 3
Diabetic Prevention Programme A question was asked by Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe and answered by Lord Kamall. (at 11:06)
Item number 4
Disabled children: support services A question was asked by Lord Touhig and answered by Baroness Barran. (at 11:16)
Item number 5
European Convention on Human Rights A question was asked by Baroness Chakrabarti and answered by Lord Bellamy. (at 11:27)
Item number 6
Transport for London: funding A question was asked by Lord Davies of Brixton and answered by Viscount Younger of Leckie. (at 11:38)
Item number 7
Polio A private notice question was asked by Baroness Merron and answered by Lord Kamall. (at 11:48)
Item number 8
Business of the House Lord Ashton of Hyde, on behalf of the Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Evans of Bowes Park), moved that, in the event of the Social Security (Additional Payments) Bill having been brought from the House of Commons, Standing Order 44 (No two stages of a Bill to be taken on one day) be dispensed with on Monday 27 June 2022 to allow the Bill to be taken thr… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 12:04)
Item number 9
Standards of behaviour and honesty in political life (3-hour debate) Lord Morse moved that this House takes note of the impact on the democratic process of any reduction in the standards of behaviour and honesty in political life. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 12:05)
Item number 10
Social Security (Additional Payments) BillA bill to make provision about additional payments to recipients of means-tested benefits, tax credits and disability benefits, certified by the Speaker as a money bill, was brought from the Commons. It was read a first time and ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 34) (at 14:45)
Item number 11
Social Security (Additional Payments) Bill The Explanatory Notes on the bill were ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 34–EN)
Item number 12
Bill of Rights Lord Bellamy answered questions on a statement made in the House of Commons on Wednesday 22 June. (at 14:45)
Item number 13
United Kingdom: the Union (2-hour debate) Lord Lisvane moved that this House takes note of the stresses upon the Union of the United Kingdom. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 15:27)
Item number 14
EU retained law Lord True answered questions on a statement made in the House of Commons on Wednesday 22 June. (at 17:10)
The House adjourned at 5.33pm until Monday 27 June at 2.30pm.
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