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Updated rail franchise schedule. 1p.
Corporate Author: Department for Transport
Letter dated 20/07/2017 from Baroness Goldie to Baroness Cox regarding issues raised during the Korean Peninsula debate: tourism and the human rights situation in the DPRK and representations to China concerning the abduction of Mr Ham. 1p.
HL Debate 13/07/17
Corporate Author: Whips' Office
Letter dated 20/07/2017 from Baroness Goldie to Lord Alton of Liverpool regarding the use of foreign banks by the DPRK to access European and US financial systems. 1p.
List of Cabinet Committees and Implementation Taskforces. 20p.
Review of the Advisory Council on the misuse of drugs, the Animals in Science Committee and the National DNA Database Ethics Group. Incl. annexes. 70p.
Letter dated 20/07/2017 from Viscount Younger of Leckie to Lord Hollick regarding issues raised during the debate on the reports from the Economic Affairs Committee "The Price of power: reforming the electricity market". 5p.
HL Debate 17/07/17
United Kingdom Reserve Forces External Scrutiny Team 2017 annual report 2017. Incl. annexes. 64p.
Corporate Author: Reserve Forces and Cadets Association
Letter dated 20/07/2017 from Baroness Evans of Bowes Park to Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton regarding Europol and Eurojust as discussed following the statement on the G20 in Hamburg. 1p.
HL Oral statement 10/07/17
Corporate Author: Leader of the House of Lords
Letter dated 20/07/2017 from Lord Young of Cookham to Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws regarding the Government's report into the funding of extremism. 1p.
Conflict Stability and Security Fund: annual report 2016/17. 21p.
I. Bovine TB: consultation on proposals to simplify surveillance testing in the High Risk Area of England and other disease control measures. Incl. annexes. 15p. II. Summary of responses to the consultation on Guidance to Natural England on licensed badger control to prevent the spread of bovine tuberculosis. Incl. annex. 13p.
Corporate Author: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Letter dated 19/07/2017 from Viscount Younger of Leckie to the Bishop of Truro regarding children suffering from mental health disorders who were placed in adult wards in 2015-16. 2p.
HL Oral Question 05/07/2017
I. Open letter dated 19/07/2017 from Neil Gibbins, Chair, Working Group on Product Recalls and Safety, to Margot James MP. 2p. II. Report of the Working group on product recalls and safety. Incl. annex. 26p.
Corporate Author: Product Recalls and Safety Working Group
I. Letter dated 19/07/2017 from Chris Skidmore MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House Libraries. 1p. II. Birth summary tables, England and Wales 2016. III. Death registrations summary statistics, England and Wales 2016. IV. Death registrations by single year of age.
Corporate Author: Cabinet Office
Letter dated 19/07/2017 from Viscount Younger of Leckie to the Countess of Mar regarding social workers and parents accused of fabricating or inducing myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) symptoms in their children. 2p.
HL Debate 06/07/17
I. Letter dated 18/07/2017 from Margot James MP to Rachel Reeves MP regarding publication of the Central Arbitration Committee annual report. 1p. II. Central Arbitration Committee Annual Report. 2016/17. 24p.
Corporate Author: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
I. Letter dated 18/07/2017 from Margot James MP to Rachel Reeves MP regarding publication of the Certification Officer annual report. 1p. II. Annual report of the Certification Officer 2016-17. 88p.
British Council annual report and accounts 2016-17. 106p.
Corporate Author: British Council
Independent Monitor - annual report 2015 and letter from Sarah Newton MP to Simon Pountain, Independent Monitor for the DBS. 16p.
Corporate Author: Independent Monitor
I. Letter dated 17/07/2017 from Lord Prior of Brampton to Rachel Reeves MP, Rebecca Long-Bailey and Lord Grantchester, regarding publication of the Regulatory Policy Committee Corporate Report. 1p. II. Regulatory Policy Committee Corporate Report 2017. 36p.
Letter dated 18/07/2017 from Margot James MP to Emma Lewell-Buck MP regarding an issue on tax policy and terms of reference, raised following the statement on the Taylor Review of Modern Working Practices. 1p.
HC Debate 11/07/2017
Letter dated 18/07/2017 from Margot James MP to Desmond Swayne MP regarding a question about the average earnings of people on zero hours contracts, raised following the statement on the Taylor review of modern working practices. 1p.
Letter dated 18/07/2017 from Margot James MP to Tracy Brabin MP regarding the issue of holiday pay, raised following the statement on the Taylor review of modern working practices. 2p.
Letter dated 18/07/2017 from Rebecca Hilsenrath, Chief Executive, Equality and Human Rights Commission, to Heidi Allen MP regarding the abolition of the role of Disability Commissioner at the Equality and Human Rights Commission. 3p.
PQ 4776, PQ 4777, PQ 4778
Corporate Author: Equality and Human Rights Commission
Letter dated 18/07/2017 from Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth to Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton and Lord McAvoy regarding issues raised during the debate on the Northern Ireland political situation. 2p.
HL Debate 03/07/17
Corporate Author: Northern Ireland Office
I. Letter dated 18/07/2017 from Michael Fallon MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the Library. 1p. II. Ministry of Defence Accounting Officer system statement 2017/18. 15p.
Corporate Author: Ministry of Defence
I. Letter dated 18/07/2017 from Sajid Javid MP and Justine Greening MP to Mary Ney, Lead Commissioner, regarding the return of additional powers to Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council (RMBC). 2p. II. Restoration of functions May 2017: evidence and appendices (2 docs). III. Letter dated 18/05/2017 from Mary Ney, Lead Commissioner, Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council, to Sajid Javid MP and Justine Greening MP regarding the report of the Commissioners appointed to Rotherham Council. 6p. IV. Letter dated 18/07/2017 from Alex Powell, DCLG, to Sharon Kemp, Chief Executive, Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council regarding the proposed revised intervention package. Incl. annex. 7p.
Corporate Author: Department for Education, Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council, Department for Communities and Local Government
I1. Letter from Karen Bradley MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk. 1p. II. Accounting Officer System Statement. 28p.
Corporate Author: Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
I. The UK Government’s Response to the report of the Electoral Commission on the May 2016 Police and Crime Commissioner Elections - incorporating responses to reports from the Association of Electoral Administrators, and the Royal National Institute of Blind People. 18p. II. The Government’s response to the Electoral Commission’s Report on the May 2016 Mayor of London and London Assembly elections, 2 March 2017. 11p.
Letter dated 07/12/2016 from Jon Thompson, Chief Executive, to Frank Field MP regarding tax avoidance schemes. 1p.
Corporate Author: Revenue and Customs
Letter dated 17/07/2017 from Chris Grayling MP to Lilian Greenwood MP regarding High Speed Two Update July 2017. 4p.
Letter dated 17/07/2017 from Mark Lancaster MP to Stephen Doughty MP regarding the number of regular soldier training places and the number of recruits on entry level courses at army training courses. 8p.
I. Letter dated 17/07/2017 from Chris Grayling MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk. 1p. II. High Speed Two Phase 2b Crewe to Manchester West Midlands to Leeds. Safeguarding Directions with guidance notes for local planning authorities. 11p.
Corporate Author: Department for Transport, High Speed Two
Letter dated 17/07/2017 from Lord Young of Cookham to Baroness Stern regarding reform of the UK's laws on corporate liability and the tenure of the Director of the Serious Fraud Office. 2p.
HL Oral Question 10/07/2017
Letter dated 14/07/2017 from Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth to Members of the House of Lords regarding questions raised during the Grenfell Tower debates on 26 June and 3 July, including: rehousing, fire safety checks, schooling arrangements, mental health support, fire safety and building regulations, immigration, and the public inquiry. 5p.
HL Debates 26/06/2017 and 03/07/2017
Corporate Author: Department for Communities and Local Government
I. Nuclear materials and safeguards issues. Position paper. 6p. II. Ongoing Union judicial and administrative proceedings. Position paper. 6p. III. Privileges and Immunities. Position paper. 4p.
Corporate Author: HM Government
Letter dated 13/07/2017 from Sam Gyimah MP to Liz Saville Roberts MP regarding criminal injuries compensation. 1p.
Corporate Author: Ministry of Justice
I.2017 Drug Strategy. 52p. Letter dated 13/07/2017 from Amber Rudd MP to Yvette Cooper regarding publication of the 2017 cross-government drug strategy. 2p.
Corporate Author: HM Government, Home Office
I. Agreement between the Conservative and Unionist Party and the Democratic Unionist Party on support for the Government in Parliament. 3p. II. UK Government financial support for Northern Ireland. 3p.
Letter dated 12/07/2017 from Philip Hammond MP to Chris Stephens MP regarding HMRC negotiating contracts during purdah. 1p.
Corporate Author: Treasury
Letter dated 12/07/17 from Philip Hammond MP to Hannah Bardell MP regarding the Queen's speech debate (sixth day) on the economy and jobs: HMRC negotiating a contract during purdah. 1p.
Letter dated 12/07/2017 from Earl Howe to Baroness Dean of Thornton-le-Fylde regarding issues raised further to the Queen's Speech debate: Armed Forces Pay Review Body (AFPRB) and defence spending and capability. 2p.
HL Debate 22/06/2017
Letter dated 12/07/2017 from Earl Howe to Lord Touhig regarding issues raised during the Queen's Speech debate, including: Type 45 Destroyers, HMS Torbay, and Royal Navy personnel numbers, cooperation with the EU and anti-piracy efforts, pay and air capability. 4p
Good work: the Taylor Review of modern working practices. 116p.
Oral statement 11/07/2017
Annex A to CWC Declaration of Protective Programmes. Summary outlining the UK’s chemical protection programme in 2015. 5p.
Recycling guidelines. 26p.
HL Oral Question 11/07/17
Corporate Author: Waste and Resources Action Programme
Statement under section 19(1)(a) of the Human Rights Act 1998 on provisions of the Supply and Appropriation (Main Estimates) Bill being compatible with the Convention rights, dated 3 July 2017. 1p.
Letter dated 10/07/2017 from Anne Milton MP, Lord Prior and Alok Sharma MP to James Wates, Chair, Construction Industry Training Board and others regarding the future of the Construction Industry Training Board. 3p.
Corporate Author: Department for Education
Letter dated 10/07/2017 from Anne Milton MP to Shirley Watson, Chair, Engineering Construction Industry Training Board and others regarding the future of the Engineering Construction Industry Training Board. 2p.
Letter dated 29/06/2017 from the DWP Operations FOI Team regarding mandatory reconsideration decisions and the 80% of original decisions upheld target. [redacted] 4p.
Corporate Author: Department for Work and Pensions
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