Minutes for 20 January 2020

    Chamber

    Public Business
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      Kashmir A question was asked by Lord Hussain and answered by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon.
    5
      China: Uighurs A question was asked by Baroness Warsi and answered by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon.
    6
      Office for Environmental Protection A question was asked by Lord Teverson and answered by Lord Gardiner of Kimble.
    7
      UK Holocaust Memorial A question was asked by Lord Hylton and answered by Viscount Younger of Leckie.
    8
      House of Lords: future location A private notice question was asked by Lord Foulkes of Cumnock and answered by Earl Howe.
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      Unconscionable Conduct in Commerce Bill [HL] Baroness Bowles of Berkhamsted presented a bill to create an offence of conduct in trade and commerce that is unconscionable; and for connected purposes. It was read a first time and ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 37)
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      Pavement Parking Bill [HL] Lord Low of Dalston presented a bill to amend the law relating to parking on verges and footways in England outside of Greater London and in Wales. It was read a first time and ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 38)
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      Divorce (Financial Provision) Bill [HL] Baroness Shackleton of Belgravia presented a bill to amend the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 and make provision in connection with financial settlements following divorce. It was read a first time and ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 39)
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      Video Gaming Health and Wellbeing Strategy Bill [HL] Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe presented a bill to provide for the Secretary of State to develop and publish a video gaming health and wellbeing strategy and to provide for the Secretary of State to develop health advice on video gaming. It was read a first time and ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 40)
    13
      Duchy of Cornwall Bill [HL] Lord Berkeley presented a bill to amend the succession to the title of Duke of Cornwall; to remove various powers, exemptions and immunities from the Duchy of Cornwall; to make provisions relating to the Treasury Solicitor and any solicitor or attorney appointed in the affairs of the Duchy; and for connected purposes. It was read a first time and ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 41)
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      European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill The report was received. Amendments 1, 12 and 14 were agreed to (see divisions 1 to 3). The report stage was adjourned after amendment 16.
    The House adjourned at 8.55pm until Tuesday 21 January at 11.00am.