As Mr Deputy Speaker informed the House earlier, Mr Speaker has given careful consideration to Lords amendment 18, which would establish a Trade and Agriculture Commission. Mr Speaker is satisfied that it would impose a charge on the public revenue which is not authorised by the money resolution passed by this House on
Lords amendment 18 deemed to be disagreed to (
Lords amendments 2 to 8 agreed to, with Commons financial privileges waived in respect of Lords amendments 3 and 4.
Lords amendment 10 agreed to.
Lords amendments 13 to 15 agreed to.
Lords amendments 19 to 46 agreed to, with Commons financial privileges waived in respect of Lords amendment 30.
Motion made, and Question put forthwith (
That Victoria Prentis be the Chair of the Committee;
That three be the quorum of the Committee.
That the Committee do withdraw immediately.—(Maria Caulfield.)
Question agreed to.
Committee to withdraw immediately; reasons to be reported and communicated to the Lords.
I ought to have mentioned before the withdrawal of the Committee that in order to observe social distancing the Reasons Committee will meet in Committee Room 12.