Minutes for 25 February 2019

    Chamber

    Public Business
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      China: freedom of religion and belief A question was asked by Lord Suri and answered by Baroness Goldie.
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      Business rate appeals A question was asked by Lord Naseby and answered by Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth.
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      Yemen A question was asked by Baroness Anelay of St Johns and answered by Baroness Goldie.
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      Mental health: eating disorders A question was asked by Baroness Parminter and answered by Baroness Blackwood of North Oxford.
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      Draft Registration of Overseas Entities Bill The Senior Deputy Speaker (Lord McFall of Alcluith) moved that the Commons message of 20 February be considered and that a Committee of six Lords be appointed to join with the Committee appointed by the Commons to consider and report on the draft Registration of Overseas Entities Bill presented to both Houses on 23 July 2018 (Cm 9635) and that the Committee should report on the draft Bill by 10 May 2019;That, as proposed by the Committee of Selection, the following members be appointed to the Committee:Barker, B. Faulkner of Worcester, L. Faulks, L.Garnier, L. Haworth, L. St John of Bletso, L.; That the Committee have power to agree with the Committee appointed by the Commons in the appointment of a Chairman;That the Committee have power to send for persons, papers and records;That the Committee have power to appoint specialist advisers;That the Committee have leave to report from time to time;That the Committee have power to adjourn from place to place within the United Kingdom;That the reports of the Committee from time to time shall be printed, regardless of any adjournment of the House;That the evidence taken by the Committee shall, if the Committee so wishes, be published; andThat the quorum of the Committee shall be two. After debate, the motion was agreed to.

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      Civil Procedure (Amendment) (EU Exit) Rules 2019 Baroness Goldie moved that the Rules laid before the House on 31 January be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to.
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      Rules of the Court of Judicature (Northern Ireland) (Amendment) (EU Exit) 2019 Baroness Goldie moved that the Rules laid before the House on 31 January be approved. The motion was agreed to.
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      Money Market Funds (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Lord Young of Cookham, on behalf of Lord Bates, moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 24 January be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to.
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      Uncertificated Securities (Amendment and EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Lord Young of Cookham, on behalf of Lord Bates, moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 17 January be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to.
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      Investment Exchanges, Clearing Houses and Central Securities Depositories (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Lord Young of Cookham, on behalf of Lord Bates, moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 17 January be approved. The motion was agreed to.
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      Employment and support allowance: payments Baroness Buscombe repeated as a ministerial statement the answer given to an Urgent Question in the House of Commons.
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      Securitisation (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Lord Young of Cookham, on behalf of Lord Bates, moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 23 January be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to.
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      Transparency of Securities Financing Transactions and of Reuse (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Lord Young of Cookham, on behalf of Lord Bates, moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 28 January be approved. The motion was agreed to.
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      Aviation Security (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Baroness Sugg moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 31 January be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to.
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      Air Traffic Management (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Baroness Sugg moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 28 January be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to.
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      Relationships education, relationships and sex education, and health education Lord Agnew of Oulton repeated a ministerial statement made in the House of Commons.
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      Maritime Transport Access to Trade and Cabotage (Revocation) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 Baroness Sugg moved that the draft Regulations laid before the House on 19 December 2018 be approved. After debate, the motion was agreed to.
    The House adjourned at 7.57pm until Tuesday 26 February at 2.30pm.