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Minutes for 18 November 2021

Chamber

Item number 2
New hospitals A question was asked by Baroness Walmsley and answered by Lord Kamall. (at 11:06)
Item number 3
Retained European Union law A question was asked by Baroness Ludford and answered by Lord Frost. (at 11:16)
Item number 4
Leaseholders: costs A question was asked by Baroness Wilcox of Newport, on behalf of Lord Kennedy of Southwark, and answered by Lord Greenhalgh. [I] (at 11:26)
Item number 5
Rail infrastructure: North of England A question was asked by Baroness Randerson and answered by Baroness Vere of Norbiton. (at 11:37)
Item number 6
Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland: United Kingdom internal market A question to the Minister of State at the Cabinet Office was asked by Lord Dodds of Duncairn and answered by Lord Frost. (at 11:48)
Item number 7
Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland: Court of Justice of the European Union A question to the Minister of State at the Cabinet Office was asked by Lord Dubs and answered by Lord Frost. (at 11:58)
Item number 8
Ireland/Northern Ireland: solid fuels A question to the Minister of State at the Cabinet Office was asked by Baroness Hoey and answered by Lord Frost. (at 12:09)
Item number 9
Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland: European Union negotiations Lord Frost answered questions on an Urgent Question made in the House of Commons on Thursday 18 November. (at 12:20)
Item number 10
Climate change: COP26 (3-hour debate) Baroness Young of Old Scone moved that this House takes note of the outcome of the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) and the challenges of implementing measures to tackle climate change. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 12:32)
Item number 11
House of Lords: appointments process A question was asked by Lord Balfe and, after debate, answered by Lord True. (at 15:16)
Item number 12
Initial Teacher Training (2-hour debate) Baroness Donaghy moved that this House takes note of Her Majesty’s Government’s policy on Initial Teacher Training, including (1) the recruitment of new teachers, and (2) the role of universities and other bodies, in ensuring the supply and education of new teachers. After debate, the motion was agreed to. (at 16:16)
Item number 13
Charities Bill [HL] (Law Commission Bill) The bill was reported from the Special Public Bill Committee with amendments. The bill, as amended, was ordered to be printed. (HL Bill 68) (at 18:14)
The House adjourned at 6.14pm until Friday 19 November at 10.00am.
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* Item is an oral question.
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