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Letter dated 28/02/2017 from Philip Dunne MP to Ian Paisley MP regarding an error in Philip Dunne's opening speech to the Eighth Delegated Legislation Committee on the Nursing and Midwifery (Amendment) Order 2017. 2p.
Delegated Legislation Committee 22/02/2017
Corporate Author: Department of Health
Discount rate: statement placed by The Rt Hon Elizabeth Truss MP, Lord Chancellor, in the libraries of the Houses of Parliament on 27 February 2017. [Statement of reasons regarding change in the discount rate applied to personal injury awards covering future pecuniary losses]. 4p.
Corporate Author: Ministry of Justice
Junior entry review: terms of reference. 1p.
Letter dated 22/02/2017 from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Lord Watson regarding issues raised at the committee stage of the Technical and Further Education Bill: freedom of speech at higher and further education institutions. 2p.
HL Debate 22/02/2017
Corporate Author: Whips' Office
Letter dated 27/02/2017 from Lord Nash to Baroness Cohen and Lord Lucas regarding issues raised during the committee stage (day one) of the Technical and Further Education Bill: a)regulation of apprenticeship standards, b) improving parents' confidence in apprenticeships, c) the Institute's roles regarding: standards, leadership in apprenticeships, oversight of end-point assessments, d) frequency of Ofsted inspections of providers. 4p.
Corporate Author: Department for Education
Letter dated 08/03/2017 from Paula Vennells, Group Chief Executive, to Rachael Maskell MP regarding the number of Post Office branches open at the end of each year from 2010/11 to 2015/16. 1p.
Corporate Author: Post Office
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
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
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.
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.
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.
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
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