Minutes for 6 July 2020
The House met at 1.00pm. Prayers were read by the Lord Bishop of Carlisle.1
Notification of retirement The Clerk of the Parliaments informed the House that he had received written notice from Lord Morris of Handsworth under section 1 of the House of Lords Reform Act 2014 stating that he would retire from the House on 21 July.
Television licences A question was asked by Lord Foulkes of Cumnock and answered by Baroness Barran.3
Medicinal cannabis A question was asked by Baroness Meacher and answered by Lord Bethell.4
Food: fruit and vegetables A question was asked by Baroness Boycott and answered by Lord Bethell.5
COVID-19: infection rate A question was asked by Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb and answered by Lord True.
The House adjourned. The House resumed.6
Business and Planning Bill Lord Greenhalgh, on behalf of Earl Howe, moved that the bill be now read a second time. The debate on the motion was adjourned.
The House adjourned. The House resumed.7
Business and Planning Bill The debate on the motion for second reading was resumed. After further debate, the motion was agreed to and the bill was committed to a Committee of the Whole House.
The House adjourned at 7.56pm until Tuesday 7 July at 12.00pm.