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Minutes for 16 April 2024

Chamber

Item number 4
Midwives: bullying A question was asked by Lord Hunt of Kings Heath and answered by Lord Markham. (at 14:36)
Item number 5
Immunisation: RSV A question was asked by Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick and answered by Lord Markham. (at 14:47)
Item number 6
Lord Byron: 200th anniversary A question was asked by the Earl of Lytton and answered by Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay. (at 14:53)
Item number 7
Farmers: flooding compensation A question was asked by Lord Hain and answered by Lord Douglas-Miller. (at 15:04)
Item number 8
India: freedom of religion or belief A question was asked by the Lord Bishop of Winchester and answered by the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs (Lord Cameron of Chipping Norton). (at 15:14)
Item number 9
Ukraine: support A question was asked by Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town and answered by the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs (Lord Cameron of Chipping Norton). (at 15:25)
Item number 10
France: security A question was asked by Lord Owen and answered by the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs (Lord Cameron of Chipping Norton). (at 15:36)
Item number 11
Council of Europe: 75th anniversary A question was asked by Baroness Chakrabarti and answered by the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs (Lord Cameron of Chipping Norton). (at 15:47)
Item number 12
Safety of Rwanda (Asylum and Immigration) Bill The bill was returned from the Commons on Monday 15 April with reasons and an amendment. The Commons reasons and amendment, having been printed in accordance with Standing Order 49(2) (HL Bill 60), were considered forthwith. Motion A Lords amendment 1B was not insisted on, and amendment 1D in lieu was agreed to (see division 1). Mo… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 16:00)
Item number 13
Victims and Prisoners Bill The report was received. Amendment 3 was disagreed to (see division 5). Amendment 5 was disagreed to (see division 6). Amendments 9 to 12, 14 and 15 were agreed to. The report stage was adjourned after amendment 18. (at 18:23)
The House adjourned at 9.35pm until Wednesday 17 April at 3.00pm.
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