MPs considered motion on Opposition Parties (Financial Assistance)

23 March 2016

MPs agreed a motion relating to financial assistance to opposition parties, in the House of Commons on Wednesday 23 March 2016.

Opposition Parties (Financial Assistance)

The motion on financial assistance to opposition parties, also known as 'Short money', was moved formally and not debated. The motion was agreed to without a division.

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House of Commons Library analysis

The House of Commons Library produces briefing papers to inform MPs and their staff of key issues. The papers contain factual information and a range of opinions on each subject, and aim to be politically impartial. The Library has published a briefing paper on financial assistance to opposition parties, known as 'Short money'.

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