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Sustainable development news from UK Parliament.

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Lords concludes examination of Rating (Coronavirus) and Directors Disqualification (Dissolved Companies) Bill
Bill granted Royal Assent. Catch up
09 December 2021
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Net zero buildings: What materials are on offer and how can the planning system support sustainability?
The Environmental Audit Committee explores the sustainability of the built environment and embodied carbon
15 November 2021
Four short debates in the Lords
Members discuss human rights sanctions, housing developments on flood plains, Official Development Assistance and the Child Maintenance Service. Learn more
25 June 2021
Lords debates housing
Members discuss the case for setting out a long-term housing strategy in a debate put forward by the Archbishop of Canterbury. Learn more
25 March 2021
Local government representatives questioned on the Spending Review
The Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee looks at the additional challenges created by the Covid-19 pandemic and the quality of support provided by central government
10 November 2020
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How is climate change affecting developing countries and what actions should the government take?
The External Affairs Sub-Committee takes evidence on 12 March 2020 at 10.05am
12 March 2020
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Lords debates residential construction sector
Peers discuss steps to boost housing supply
25 April 2019
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MP's look into how Modern Methods of Construction boosts housing supply
Committee questions academics and industry representatives on how Modern Methods of Construction can boost housing supply
04 March 2019
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Traders questioned on challenges facing retail and hospitality sectors
Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee consider the future of the high street
22 October 2018
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Government Response on UK's response to hurricanes in Overseas Territories published
Government accepts the Committee's recommendations on the need for improvements to national, regional and international preparedness for natural disasters
24 May 2018
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Lords debate National Policy for the Built Environment report
House of Lords debates Built Environment Committee's report on Tuesday 24 January at 3:30pm
19 January 2017
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Sustainable Development Goals examined with Oliver Letwin
International Development Committee questions the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
22 April 2016
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Housing Minister and HM Treasury face questions on housing crisis
Economic Affairs Committee takes evidence on Tuesday 22 March at 3.30pm
22 March 2016
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