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Letter dated 15/03/2017 from Viscount Younger of Leckie and Lord Young of Cookham to Lord Mackay regarding amendment to the powers to enter and search in Schedule 5 of the Higher Education and Research Bill tabled at report stage. 2p.
HL Debate 08/03/2017
Corporate Author: Department for Education, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Letter dated 15/03/2017 from Philip Hammond MP to Andrew Tyrie MP regarding the decision not to proceed with the class 4 National Insurance contributions (NICs) measures set out in the Budget. 2p.
Oral Statement c.435
Corporate Author: Treasury
Explanatory note on method of calculation of the Transition Grant. 3p.
Corporate Author: Communities and Local Government
Letter dated 15/03/2017 from Lord Prior of Brampton and Jo Johnson MP to Lord Mackay of Clashfern regarding how the Office for Students (OfS) and UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) will work together on Research degree awarding powers (RDAPs). 2p.
Corporate Author: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
I. Letter dated 15/03/2017 from Ben Gummer MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk depositing annual abstract of marriages. 1p. II. Tables showing statistics on marriages in England and Wales, 1846 to 2014. 41p.
Corporate Author: Cabinet Office, Paymaster-General
Letter dated 15/03/2017 from Andrew Jones MP to Albert Owen MP and David Nuttall MP regarding updated analysis of Committee Stage Government amendments to the Bus Services Bill for the purposes of English Votes for English Laws (EVEL). Incl. attached memorandum. 6p.
Bill 158 2016-17
Corporate Author: Department for Transport
Letter dated 14/03/2017 from Sarah Newton MP to Christopher Chope MP regarding issues raised at the Commons report stage of the private member's bill - Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence (Ratification of Convention) Bill. 2p.
HC Debate 24/02/2017
Corporate Author: Home Office
I. Letter dated 14/03/2017 from Lord Ashton of Hyde to Peers regarding Government Report Stage amendments to Parts 3, 5 and 6 of the Digital Economy Bill. 5p. II. Public service broadcaster prominence on electronic programme guides. 3p. III. Draft statutory instrument. The Breaching Limits on Ticket Sales Regulations 2017. 2p. IV. Digital Economy Bill:
summary of Government amendments for Lords Report tabled on 13 March 2017. 6p. V. Government response to Professor Waterson's Independent Review: consumer protection measures concerning online secondary ticketing facilities. 11p.
HL Bill 102 2016-17
Corporate Author: Department for Culture, Media and Sport
Letter dated 16/03/2017 from Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth to Lord Kennedy of Southwark regarding a business rates review. 1p.
HL Oral Questions 01/03/2017
Proof of evidence of Steven Kosky, Planning witness - Call-In Public Inquiry in respect of Application by Veolia ES Hertfordshire Limited for a recycling and energy recovery facility for the treatment of municipal (including healthcare), commercial and industrial waste. Incl. summary, supplementary document (including rebuttals), and appendices. 4 docs.
Letter dated 13/03/2017 from Nicola Blackwood MP to Luciana Berger MP regarding the answering of parliamentary questions and NHS England data on numbers of transfers through Health and Justice Indicators of Performance. 1p
HC Point of Order 07/03/2017, PQ 65324, PQ 52459
Corporate Author: Department of Health
Letter dated 10/03/2017 from Karen Bradley MP to Diana Johnson MP regarding the debate on the proposed merger of Sky and 21st Century Fox: sets out the stages that apply to media mergers. 2p.
HC Debate 06/03/2017
Letter dated 10/03/2017 from Viscount Younger of Leckie to Baroness Deech and Lord Polak regarding freedom of speech and higher education institutions. 4p.
Midlands Engine Strategy. 29p.
I. Letter dated 09/03/2017 from Chris Grayling MP to colleagues regarding the Government's Congestion Relief Programme (CRP). Incl. Annexes. 3p.
Next generation mobile technologies: a 5G
strategy for the UK. 70p.
Corporate Author: Treasury, Department for Culture, Media and Sport
Letter dated 09/03/2017 from Lord Henley to Lord McKenzie of Luton regarding issues raised during the debate on the Guaranteed Minimum Pensions Increase Order 2017 on 21 Feb 2017. 4p.
HL Debate 21/02/2017
Corporate Author: Department for Work and Pensions
Letter dated 09/03/2017 from Lord Henley to Baroness Sherlock regarding the impact of the Government's welfare reforms as raised during the Social Security Benefits Up-rating Order 2017 debate. 1p.
Letter dated 09/03/2017 from Lord Henley to Baroness Thomas of Winchester regarding issues raised during the Social Security Benefits Up-rating Order 2017 debate: the Fit for work service. 2p.
Letter dated 13/03/2017 from Amanda Spielman, Her Majesty's Chief Inspector, to Liz Saville-Roberts MP regarding Ofsted reports on the quality of education, training and welfare for army recruits aged 16 to 18. 2p.
Corporate Author: Ofsted
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