Minutes for 5 March 2020
Business of the House Lord Ashton of Hyde, on behalf of the Lord Privy Seal (Baroness Evans of Bowes Park), moved that Standing Order 46 (No two stages of a Bill to be taken on one day) be dispensed with on Wednesday 11 March to allow the Supply and Appropriation (Anticipation and Adjustments) Bill to be taken through its remaining stages that day. After debate, the motion was agreed to.
High Speed Rail (West Midlands–Crewe) Bill The Senior Deputy Speaker (Lord McFall of Alcluith) moved that, as proposed by the Committee of Selection, the following members be appointed to the Select Committee: Brabazon of Tara, L. Goddard of Stockport, L. Haselhurst, L. Hope of Craighead, L. (Chair)Horam, L. Liddle, L. Snape, L. That the quorum of the Committee be four; That the Committee have power to meet outside the Parliamentary Estate; That the evidence taken by the Committee be published, if the Committee so wishes; and That the Report of the Committee be printed, regardless of any adjournment of the House. After debate, the motion was agreed to.