Lords summer recess written answers and statements

21 August 2012

One of the ways the House of Lords scrutinises and challenges the work of the government is through written questions

Every week during the summer recess, Lords Hansard publishes written answers online to questions submitted by members of the Lords.

The subjects for written statements and answers on Monday 20 August included:

  • Africa: Franco-British cooperation 
  • Burma 
  • Cabinet Office correspondence 
  • China 
  • Civil Service redundancies 
  • government departments buildings, reorganisation and staff
  • Israel 
  • National Policing Improvement Agency 
  • Nigeria 
  • police officers and police community support officers 
  • registration of deaths

The Government Whips Office publishes the dates for members to table questions for written answers.   

Previous questions for written answers and statements

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