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Proposals for implementing legislation to define antique firearms: Government consultation. Incl. annexes. 27p.
Corporate Author: Home Office
Service Complaints Ombudsman's Annual Report 2016: MOD formal response. 6p.
Corporate Author: Ministry of Defence
I. Letter dated 19/10/2017 from Lord Ashton of Hyde and Baroness Williams of Trafford to Peers regarding issues raised during the Second Reading of the Data Protection Bill. 6p. II. Annex: Data Protection Bill - comparison of schedules 1 to 3 with the Data Protection Act 1988. 7p.
HL Debate 10/10/2017
Corporate Author: Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Letter dated 19/10/2017 from Baroness Goldie to Lord Alton of Liverpool regarding constitutional issues and citizenship rights in Myanmar. 1p.
HL Oral Question 05/09/2017
Corporate Author: Whips' Office
Letter dated 18/10/2017 from Lord Callanan to Lord McKenzie of Luton regarding the purchase of Monarch Airlines by Greybull Capital and the Pension Protection Fund. 2p.
Oral Statement 09/10/2017
Corporate Author: Department for Transport
National security and infrastructure investment review: the Government’s review of the national security implications of foreign ownership or control. Incl. annexes. 79p.
Corporate Author: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
2017 UK annual report on modern slavery. 58p.
Corporate Author: HM Government, Scottish Government, Welsh Government, Northern Ireland Executive Department of Justice
I. Criteria for designating bodies in the Police Super-complaints System. A public consultation. 14p. II. Letter dated 16/10/2017 from Nick Hurd MP to Chair, Commons Home Affairs Committee regarding publication of the above consultation. 1p.
Disabled People's Employment Corporation (GB) Limited and Department for Work and Pensions framework document for the period of members' voluntary liquidation (MVL). 7p.
Letter dated 16/10/2017 from Mel Stride MP to George Howard MP and Charles Walker MP regarding powers contained in the Finance Bill. 1p. II. Finance Bill: Clauses with powers to make secondary legislation. 19p.
Bill 102 2017-19
Corporate Author: Treasury
Letter dated 16/10/2017 from Mel Stride MP to George Howarth MP and Charles Walker MP regarding Government amendments to the Finance Bill. 2p.
Civil estate occupancy agreements and memoranda of terms of occupation (MOTO) arrangements for buildings occupied by the Scotland Office. 6 docs.
Letter dated 16/10/2017 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Lord Naseby regarding the United Kingdom's response to Hurricane Irma. 1p.
HL Oral Question 10/10/2017
Corporate Author: Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Letter dated 16/10/2017 from Sajid Javid MP to Clive Betts MP regarding the response to the Grenfell Tower Fire and the Building Safety Programme which was established. 2p.
Corporate Author: Department for Communities and Local Government
Letter dated 12/10/2017 from Baroness Goldie to Lord Alton of Liverpool regarding why the UN Security Council had not referred North Korea to the International Criminal Court as discussed following the Oral Statement on the Korean Peninsula. 1p.
HL Debate 05/09/2017
Letter dated 12/10/2017 from Michael Gove MP to Neil Parish MP and Lord Teverson regarding an update on the Government's plans regarding future commitments within the World Trade Organisation. 4p.
Corporate Author: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Table showing the number of workers (employees and self employed) in each industry sector, by nationality group and region, in Wales 2013-2015. 3p.
I. Letter dated 11/10/2017 from Greg Clark MP to Rachel Reeves MP regarding a document for deposit in the House libraries. 1p. II. Magnox Inquiry: interim report. Incl. appendix. 29p.
Corporate Author: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Magnox Inquiry
Indexation of pre-1997 private occupational Defined Benefit pensions: schemes which do not pay increases (factsheet). 2p.
Corporate Author: Department for Work and Pensions
Race disparity audit. Summary findings from the ethnicity facts and figures website. 60p.
Corporate Author: Cabinet Office
UK/Belarus Double Taxation Convention. Signed on 26 September 2017. 34p.
Corporate Author: Revenue and Customs
Letter dated 8/10/2017 from Liam Fox MP to Angus Brendan MacNeil MP and Hilary Benn regarding the Government's future commitments within the World Trade Organization as we leave the EU. 2p.
Corporate Author: Department for International Trade
Letter dated 05/10/2017 from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Lord Brown of Eaton-under-Heywood regarding issues arising during the debate on prison overcrowding, including: sentencing reform, safety in the youth offending estate, Independent Monitoring Boards, Scotland and the presumption against imposing shorter custodial sentences, and rehabilitative culture. 3p.
HL Debate 07/09/2017
Letter dated 02/10/2017 from Brandon Lewis MP to Chairman, European Scrutiny Committee and Chair of the Lords European Union Committee regarding a report of discussions at the Justice and Home Affairs Council of 14 September 2017 held in Brussels. 2p.
I. Letter dated 29/09/2017 from Margot James MP to Rachel Reeves MP regarding enforcement of the National Minimum Wage in the social care sector. 1p. II. Enforcement of the National Minimum Wage in the social care sector: “sleep-in” shifts - government announcement. 1p.
I. Letter dated 29/9/2017 from Penny Mordaunt MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House libraries. 1p. II. The Welfare Reform and Pensions Act 1999 (Section 72) Designation Order 2017. 2p.
Letter dated 29/09/2017 from Earl Howe to Lord Touhig and others regarding flexible working arrangements available to the Armed Forces as discussed during the Committee Stage of the Armed Forces (Flexible Working) Bill. Incl. annex. 12p.
HL Debate 12/09/2017
Letter dated 29/09/2017 from Earl Howe to Lord Craig of Radley and others regarding issues raised during the Committee Stage of the Armed Forces (Flexible Working) Bill. 6p.
HL Debate 12/09/2017
I. Letter dated 29/09/2017 from Penny Mordaunt MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House libraries. 1p. II. Extract from the Work Capability Assessment (WCA) Outcome Report in relation to Nottingham Service Centre for April 2016. 2p.
Letter dated 28/09/2017 from Amber Rudd MP to Yvette Cooper MP regarding the deployment of "sea marshals" on French-flagged cross-channel ferries. 2p.
Letter dated 20/09/2017 from John Pullinger, National Statistician, to Lord Marlesford regarding the publication of figures relating to the Retail Price Index. 1p.
PQ HL 1620
Corporate Author: Cabinet Office, UK Statistics Authority
I. Letter dated 27/09/2017 from Chris Grayling MP to Lilian Greenwood MP regarding safeguarding directions for Phase 2A and Phase 2B of the High Speed 2 (HS2) railway. 2p. II. High Speed Two Phase 2b Crewe to Manchester,
West Midlands to Leeds safeguarding directions
with guidance notes for local planning authorities. 11p. III. High Speed Two Phase 2a
West Midlands to Crewe safeguarding directions
with guidance notes for local planning authorities. 11p.
Corporate Author: Department for Transport, High Speed Two
Letter dated 27/09/2017 from Earl Howe to Earl Attlee regarding pay for part-time working as discussed during the Committee Stage of the Armed Forces (Flexible Working) Bill. 2p.
I. Letter dated 25/09/2017 from Damian Hinds MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House libraries. 1p. II. Universal Credit Northern Ireland: list of the No. 1 relevant districts. 6p. III. The Welfare Reform (Northern Ireland) Order 2015 (Commencement No. 8 and Transitional and Transitory Provisions) Order 2017. 42p.
Corporate Author: Northern Ireland Executive
Letter dated 19/09/2017 from Ben Wallace MP to Chair of the Intelligence and Security Committee regarding the provisions of the Data Protection Bill and the processing of personal data by the intelligence services for national security purposes. 2p.
HL Debate 13/09/2017
I. Letter dated 19/09/2017 from Matt Hancock MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House libraries. 1p. II. Department for Culture Media and Sport (DCMS) and Phone-paid Services Authority (PSA) framework document. 14p.
Corporate Author: Department for Culture, Media and Sport
Letter dated 29/09/2017 from Andrew Bailey, Chief Executive, to the Lord Bishop of St Albans regarding the regulation of credit card limit increases. 2p.
Corporate Author: Financial Conduct Authority
Letter dated 15/09/2017 from Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth to Lord Beecham regarding funding of the Valuation Office Agency. 2p.
HL Debate 11/09/2017
The six-monthly report on Hong Kong 1 January to 30 June 2017. 26p.
I. Agreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income and on capital gains. 19p. II. Exchange of letters between the United Kingdom and Bermuda replacing the 2007 arrangement between the two Governments for the exchange of information with respect to taxes. 20p.
The UK Government's response to the report of the Electoral Commission on the May 2016 elections to the National Assembly for Wales. 9p.
Letter dated 14/09/2017 from Sajid Javid MP to David Lammy MP regarding health assessments and bereavement counselling following the Grenfell Tower disaster. Incl. attached briefing "Overview of mental health and emotional wellbeing offer for Grenfell" 8p.
HC Oral Statement 05/09/2017
Judicial Conduct Investigations Office annual report. 8p.
Corporate Author: Judicial Conduct Investigations Office
I. Primary assessment in England. Government consultation response. 41p. II. Primary school pupil assessment: Rochford Review recommendations Government consultation response. 30p.
Corporate Author: Department for Education
Letter dated 14/09/2017 from Earl Howe to Lord Touhig regarding questions asked during the National Shipbuilding Strategy debate, including: implementation, price and development of Type 31e, the defence industrial strategy and civilian headcount reductions. 2p.
HL Debate 06/09/2017
Letter dated 14/09/2017 from Earl Howe to Baroness Jolly regarding questions asked during the National Shipbuilding Strategy debate: the timescale of Type 31e and the shipbuilding market. 2p.
I. Universal Credit full service guidance [Refresh of the guidance previously published on 26/10/2016 reference DEP2016-0778]. 136 docs. II. Letter dated 26/01/2016 from Damian Hinds MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk depositing the guidance. 1 doc.
I. Letter dated 10/08/2017 from Sir Martin Moore-Bick to Theresa May MP regarding the Grenfell Tower Inquiry terms of reference. Incl. the recommended terms of reference and a summary of responses to the consultation on the terms of reference. 7p. II. Letter dated 15/08/2017 from Theresa May MP to Sir Martin Moore-Bick regarding the terms of reference for the Grenfell Tower Inquiry. 2p.
Corporate Author: Prime Minister, Grenfell Tower Inquiry
I. The national funding formula for schools and high needs: equalities impact assessment. 18p. II. Executive summary. 16p. III. Analysis of and response to the schools national funding formula consultation. [Government response to consultation]. 57p. IV. Analysis of and response to the schools national funding formula consultation. 30p. V. The national funding formula for schools and high needs
Policy document. 51p.
Oral Statement 14/09/2017
Letter dated 23/08/2017 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Paul Wiles, Commissioner for the Retention and Use of Biometric Material, regarding the Government response to the Annual report on the retention and use of biometric material. 4p.
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