Minutes for 12 November 2018
Select Committee Reports
Privileges and Conduct The following Report from the Select Committee was made and ordered to be printed: The conduct of Lord Lester of Herne Hill. (2nd Report, HL Paper 220)2
Secondary Legislation Scrutiny (Sub-Committee A) The following Report from the Sub-Committee was made and ordered to be printed: Report on certain instruments, including: Competition (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019. (5th Report, HL Paper 221)3
National Security Strategy The following Report from the Joint Committee was made and ordered to be printed: Cyber Security of the UK’s Critical National Infrastructure. (3rd Report, HL Paper 222)
Brexit: Government position A question was asked by Lord Dykes and answered by Baroness Goldie.5
Operation Conifer: Sir Edward Heath A question was asked by Lord Lexden and answered by Baroness Williams of Trafford.6
First World War commemoration: Pakistan A question was asked by Lord Ahmed and answered by Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth.7
Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012: review A question was asked by Lord Bach and answered by Lord Keen of Elie.8
Children Act 1989 (Amendment) (Female Genital Mutilation) Bill [HL] The report was received.9
Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill The bill was further considered in Committee, beginning with amendment 42. Amendments were considered. The House resumed after amendment 59A.10
Stop and search powers Baroness Williams of Trafford repeated as a ministerial statement the answer given to an Urgent Question in the House of Commons.11
Social media services A question was asked by Lord Stevenson of Balmacara and, after debate, answered by Lord Ashton of Hyde.
The House adjourned at 8.27pm until Tuesday 13 November at 2.30pm.