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Six-monthly report on Hong Kong: 1 July to 31 December 2016. 34p.
Corporate Author: Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Letter dated 24/02/2017 from Jo Johnson MP to Peers regarding the Higher Education and Research Bill Government amendments tabled ahead of Lords report stage. 44p.
HL Bill 97 2016-17
Corporate Author: Department for Education, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Report on the review of the use and retention of custody images. 42p.
Corporate Author: Home Office
Letter dated 24/02/2017 from Lord Young of Cookham to Lord Rennard regarding student electoral registration. 2p.
HL Oral Question 25/01/2017
Corporate Author: Whips' Office
Letter dated 24/02/2017 from Marcus Jones MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding letter concerning business rates revaluation data. 2p.
Corporate Author: Communities and Local Government
I. Letter dated 24/02/2017 from Viscount Younger of Leckie to Baroness Fookes regarding the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee's report on the Higher Education and Research Bill. 10p. II. Letter dated 27/02/2017 from Viscount Younger of Leckie to the Deposited Papers Clerk placing nine documents in the Library. 1p. III. The Higher Education (Mandatory Transparency Condition) (England) Regulations 2017. 2p. IV. Factsheet on degree awarding powers and University Title. 37p. V. Factsheet on validation. 16p. VI. The Higher Education (Financial Support) (England) Regulations 2017. 2p. VII. Amendments to be moved on report. 18p. VIII. Amendments to be moved on Report - HL Bill 97(j). 3p. IX. Introduction to the Higher Education market entry reforms. 6p. X. Policy statement: the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) fee and loan caps. 6p. XI. The Higher Education (Prescribed Higher Education Providers, Qualifying Course and Persons) (England) Regulations 2017 draft statutory instrument. 2p.
HL Bill 97 2016-17
I. Letter dated 24/02/2017 from Viscount Younger of Leckie to Lord Lang of Monkton regarding the Higher Education and Research Bill: granting and revocation of degree awarding powers and university title, impacts, and academic freedom. 4p. II. Introduction to the higher education market entry reforms. 6p. III. Factsheet on Degree Awarding Powers and University Title. 27p. IV. Factsheet on validation. 16p.
Letter dated 24/02/2017 from Lord O'Shaughnessy to Lord Crisp regarding hospital beds occupancy following an oral question. 1p.
HL Debate 09/02/2017
Corporate Author: Department of Health
Letter dated 07/03/2017 from Paula Vennells, Group Chief Executive, Post Office, to Callum McCaig MP regarding how many Post Offices are currently available in Scotland. 1p.
Corporate Author: Post Office
I. Investigatory Powers Act 2016. Consultation: Codes of Practice. 9p. II. Bulk acquisition of communications data: draft code of practice. 57p. III. Security and Intelligence Agencies’ retention and use of bulk personal datasets: draft code of practice. Incl. annexes. 72p. IV. Draft equipment interference code of
practice. Incl. annexes. 134p. V. Interception of communications: draft code of practice. Incl. annex. 126p. VI. National security notices: draft code of practice. Incl. annexes. 24p.
I. Response to the proposal on the
future of Camberwell Green and Hammersmith Magistrates’ Courts. 36p. II. Letter dated 23/02/2017 from Sir Oliver Heald MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding the above consultation responses for deposit in the Libraries. 1p.
Corporate Author: Ministry of Justice
Letter dated 23/02/2017 from Lord Keen of Elie QC to Viscount Bridgeman regarding an issue raised during the second reading of the Arbitration and Mediation Services (Equality) Bill: Sharia Councils. 1p.
HL Debate 27/01/2017
I. Letter dated 11/10/2016 from Isabelle Trowler, Chief Social Worker for Children and Families, England, to local authorities regarding the Children and Social Work Bill. 3p. II. Power to test different ways of working – policy statement. 10p.
Corporate Author: Department for Education
Letter dated 22/02/2017 from Robert Halfon MP to David Lammy MP regarding a correction to a point he made about funding for adult further education during the adjournment debate on night schools and adult education. 1p.
HC Debate 13/01/2017
Letter dated 22/02/2017 from Earl Howe to Lord Boyce regarding the Royal Navy contribution to NATO naval forces in the Eastern Mediterranean and Black Sea. 1p.
HL Oral Question 30/01/2017
Corporate Author: Ministry of Defence
Letter dated 22/02/2017 from John Hayes MP to Andrew Selous MP regarding points raised during the Westminster Hall debate on ultra-low emission vehicles (ULEVs) on 1 Feb 2017. 4p.
HC Debate 01/02/2017
Corporate Author: Department for Transport
I. Letter dated 21/02/2017 from Gavin Barwell MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding document below for deposit in the Library. 1p. II. Public Land for Housing programme 2015-20 Annual Report. 45p.
I. Letter dated 21/02/2017 from Ben Wallace MP to Rupa Huq MP regarding a document for deposit in the Library of the House. 1p. II. Criminal Finances Bill: analysis on the application of Standing Order No. 83L of the Standing Orders of the House of Commons relating to Public Business in respect of Government amendments tabled for Report stage (EVEL). 4p.
Bill 75 2016-17
I. Letter dated 21/02/2017 from Ben Wallace MP to Harriet Harman MP regarding a document for deposit in the Library of the House. 1p. II. Criminal Finances Bill, Commons Report Stage amendments: supplementary ECHR memorandum. 2p.
Letter dated 21/02/2017 from Lord Prior of Brampton to Lord Foster of Bath regarding the apprenticeship levy and the online service. 1p.
HL Oral Question 08/02/2017
Corporate Author: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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