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Deposited papers are placed in either the House of Commons or the House of Lords Library by a minister or the Speaker. The majority of deposited papers are placed by ministers in reply to parliamentary questions.
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Letter dated 23/06/2017 from Brandon Lewis MP to the Chairman of the European Scrutiny Committee and others regarding the Justice and Home Affairs Council which took place in Brussels on 18 May. 2p.
Corporate Author: Home Office
I. Letter dated 22/06/2017 from Sajid Javid MP to John Healey MP regarding the Grenfell Tower fire. 2p. II. Coroner’s recommendations pursuant to Rule 43 of the Coroners Rules and Department for Communities and Local Government response: 2013 Inquest into deaths resulting from Lakanal House fire 3 July 2009. 5p.
Corporate Author: Department for Communities and Local Government
Letter dated 20/06/2017 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Lord Hylton regarding a written questions and enclosing letter dated 03/05/2017 from Baroness Anelay of St Johns to Lord Hylton regarding the Israeli authorities and Bedoun communities, issues of unresolved Bedouin land claims and "unrecognised villages" in the Negev. 2p.
Corporate Author: Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Letter dated 31/05/2017 from Lord Price to the Chair of the European Scrutiny Committee regarding the EU Foreign Affairs Council (Trade) held on 11 May 2017. 2p.
Corporate Author: Department for International Trade
Letter dated 30/05/2017 from Lord Bates to Chairs of the European Scrutiny Committee and House of Lords Select Committee on the European Union regarding the Foreign Affairs Council for Development on 19 May 2017. 2p.
Corporate Author: Department for International Development
Letter from the Speaker dated 15/05/2017 depositing letters of condolence on the death of Jo Cox MP, from the National Assembly of the People's Power Republic of the Republic of Cuba, Consell General Principat d'Andorra, Ambassador of the Council of Europe No Hate Speech Campaign, Group Chief Executive of the Co-op, Speaker of the Knesset - Israel, the Bangladesh National Parliament, the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), the Dail Eireann, Chamber of Representatives National Congress of Chile, Parliament of Thuringia, the House of Assembly Bermuda, the House of Representatives Congress of the United States, the Legislative Council New South Wales, the Coptic Orthodox Church Centre, Marshal of the Sejm of the Republic of Poland, the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe to the Speaker and the Speaker's responses. 32p.
Corporate Author: Speaker
Letter dated 15/05/2017 from the Speaker depositing letters of condolence regarding the attack on Westminster Bridge and the murder of PC Keith Palmer, from the Chamber of Representatives of the Moroccan Parliament, the House of Representatives of the Arab Republic of Egypt, the Grand National Assembly of Turkey, Consell General Principat D'Andorra, Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Parliament of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, Parliament of Canada, National Assembly of Quebec, Parliament of the Republic of Moldova, National Assembly of Kuwait, National Assembly of the Republic of Korea, National Legislative Assembly Thailand, Senat of the Republique Francaise, Chamber of Counsellors of the Kingdom of Morocco, the Parlament de Catalunya, National People's Assembly Algeria, National Assembly, the Knesset Israel, the German Bundestag, National Council of Monaco, House of Representatives Japan, Legislative Assembly Queensland Parliament, Parliament of the Republic of Fiji, Mauritius National Assembly, House of Representatives New Zealand, House of Representatives Belize, Parliament of Uganda, The Bailiff of Jersey, the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), the Tynwald Isle of Man, Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly, Scottish Government, Bailiff of Guernsey, and the Scottish Parliament. 61p.
Letter dated 08/05/2017 from Earl Howe to Lord Campbell of Pittenweem regarding interoperability between NATO members in mine counter measures operations. 1p.
Corporate Author: Ministry of Defence
Letter dated 08/05/2017 from Earl Howe to Lord Campbell regarding promotion of Typhoon aircraft sales to other countries. 1p.
Letter dated 08/05/2017 from Earl Howe to Lord Campbell of Pittenweem regarding the use of unmanned overboard systems in mine counter measures operations. 1p.
Letter dated 03/05/2017 from Lord Prior of Brampton to Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town regarding the installation of smart meters. 2p.
PQ HL6888, PQ HL6889
Corporate Author: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Letter dated 02/05/2017 from Earl Howe to Lord Campbell of Pittenweem regarding Project Centurion. 1p.
I. Letter dated 27/04/2017 from Lord Gardiner of Kimble to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the Library. 1p. II. Letter dated 26/04/2017 from the Earl of Caithness to Baroness Fookes regarding the DEFRA response to the 29th Report of the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee in relation to the Farriers (Registration) Bill (changes to the constitution of the Farriers Registration Council (FRC)). 2p.
Corporate Author: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Letter dated 27/04/2017 from Lord Nash to Lord Watson of Invergowrie regarding the estimated annual cost of amendment 1a of the Technical and Further Education Bill as discussed during Lords consideration of Commons amendments. 1p.
HL Debate 25/04/2017
Corporate Author: Department for Education
I. Letter dated 27/04/2017 from Alok Sharma MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding Wilton Park Executive Agency Framework document for deposit in the Library. 1p. II. Framework document. 24p.
Letter dated 10/07/2017 from Andrew Bailey, Chief Executive, to Lord Mendelsohn regarding requirements and financial penalties imposed on firms. 2p.
PQ HL6853, PQ HL6854
Corporate Author: Financial Conduct Authority
I. Letter dated 26/04/2017 from Ben Wallace MP to Rupa Huq MP regarding a document to be placed in the House Library. 1p. II. Criminal Finances Bill: analysis on the application of Standing Order No. 83O of the Standing Orders of the House of Commons relating to Public Business in respect of Lords Amendments. 4p.
Letter dated 26/04/2017 from Lord Keen of Elie to Lord Beecham regarding money that has been over-recovered through the use of enhanced fees as discussed during the debate on the Public Guardian (Fees, etc) (Amendment) Regulations 2017. 1p.
HL Debate 21/03/2017
Corporate Author: Ministry of Justice
Statement signed by Baroness Neville-Rolfe that the provisions of the Finance Bill are compatible with the European Convention on Human Rights. 1p.
Corporate Author: Treasury
Higher Education and Research Bill: memorandum on the application of Standing Order No. 83O of the Standing Orders of the House of Commons relating to Public Business in respect of certified motions or amendments relating to Lords amendments and other messages. 9p.
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