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House of Lords Business: Wednesday 15 May 2019

Lords Chamber

3:00pm: Oral Questions

-Baroness Thornhill (Lib Dem) to ask Her Majesty's Government what is the timetable for the recently proposed consultation to end no fault evictions and how it will differ from the consultation Overcoming the barriers to longer tenancies in the private rented sector of July 2018.

-Baroness Quin  (Lab) to ask Her Majesty's Government what recent discussions they have had with representatives of the United Kingdom’s creative industries about future access to European markets

-Baroness Prosser (Lab) to ask Her Majesty's Government what criteria were used to determine the suitability of candidates for the position of chair of Wilton Park

- Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb (Green) to ask Her Majesty's Government on reviewing Heathrow airport's expansion 

Main Business

Debate on the report from the EU Committee 'Brexit: movement of people in the cultural sector' (Lord Jay of Ewelme, Crossbench)

Debate on the report from the European Union Committee 'Brexit: Common Security and Defence Policy missions and operations' (Baroness Verma, Con)

Debate on the report from the European Union Committee 'Brexit: plant and animal biosecurity' (Lord Teverson, Lib Dem)

Lords Committees

International Relations Committee (10:40am, Room 4)
The G20
Witnesses: Mr Alan Wheatley, Associate Fellow, Global Economy and Finance, Chatham House, Chatham House and Dr Linda Yueh, Fellow in Economics, University of Oxford

European Union Committee (11:10am, Room 3)
Scrutiny of Brexit negotiations
Witnesses: Mr Stephen Barclay MP, Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, Department for Exiting the European Union

Joint Committees
Human Rights Committee (3:15pm, Room 1)
Democracy, free speech and freedom of association
Witnesses: Jodie Ginsberg, Chief Executive Officer, Index on Censorship, Jacob Rowbottom, Associate Professor of Law, University of Oxford and Richard Wingfield, Head of Legal, Global Partners Digital


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