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Letter dated 20/07/2020 from Kevin Foster MP to Stuart McDonald regarding the standard of proof individuals must meet in order to qualify for compensation under the Windrush Compensation Scheme. 2p.
House of Commons Debate 24/03/2020
Corporate Author: Home Office
High-Speed (Preparation) Act 2013 Expenditure Reports - Moving Britain ahead - covering the periods: 21 November 2013 - 31 March 2015, published in November 2015,
1 April 2015 – 31 March 2016, published in October 2016, 1 April 2016 - 31 March 2017, published in October 2017, 1 April 2017 - 31 March 2018, published in March 2019. 4 docs.
House of Lords Written Question HL6432, 2019-21
Corporate Author: Department for Transport
I. Direct Entry inspector programme. Three-year evaluation report 2016-2019. 68p. II. Direct Entry superintendent programme. Five-year evaluation report 2014-2019. 84p. III. Fast Track and Direct Entry - areas for consideration. 12p. IV. Fast Track and Direct Entry evaluation. Overview paper. 12p. V. Fast Track inspector (internal and external) programme. Five-year evaluation report, 2014-2019. 96p. VI. Letter dated 20/07/2020 from Kit Malthouse MP to Andrew Rosindell MP and Lord Wasserman regarding evaluation reports of the College of Policing's Fast Track and Direct Entry schemes. 1p
Corporate Author: Home Office, College of Policing
I. Fire safety. Government consultation. 107p. II. Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 (FSO) consultation on changes to the Order and new regulation. Impact assessment. 52p.
Written Ministerial Statement 20/07/2020
Letter dated 17/07/2020 from Earl Howe to colleagues regarding amendments tabled for the Report Stage of the Business and Planning Bill. 3p.
House of Lords Debate 06/07/2020, 13/07/2020, 14/07/2020
Corporate Author: Leader of the House of Lords
I. Age appropriate design code: Impact Assessment. 64p. II. Letter dated 17/07/2020 from Oliver Dowden MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding the above document for deposit in the House Libraries. 1p.
Corporate Author: Information Commissioner, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Letter dated 17/07/2020 from Baroness Penn to Lord Hunt of Wirral regarding the Business and Planning Bill: the intention behind the Bill and an amendment underpinning the re-opening of outdoor performances. 2p.
House of Lords Debate 13/07/2020
Corporate Author: Whips' Office
I. Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities: membership. 1p. II. Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities: terms of reference. 1p.
Written Ministerial Statement 16/07/2020
The Learning Disabilities Mortality Review (LeDeR) Programme. Annual Report 2019. University of Bristol Norah Fry Centre for Disability Studies. 147p.
Corporate Author: Bristol University
Establishment of a higher education restructuring regime in response to COVID-19. 15p.
Corporate Author: Department for Education
Independent investigation of patient safety incidents and deaths at Liverpool Community Health NHS Trust. Terms of reference. 3p.
I. Judicial mandatory retirement age: consultation on the mandatory retirement age for judicial office holders. 48p. II. Judicial pensions: proposed response to McCloud. Consultation. Incl. annexes. 45p. III. Proposals for a reformed judicial pension scheme: consultation. Incl. annexes. 54p.
Corporate Author: Ministry of Justice
Letter dated 15/07/2020 from Boris Johnson MP to David Goldstone, Delivery Body CEO, and Sarah Johnson, Sponsor Board CEO, regarding the strategic review of the Parliamentary Restoration and Renewal programme and considering relocation of Parliament. 2p.
Corporate Author: Prime Minister
Letter dated 15/07/2020 from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Baroness Kramer and others regarding the renewal of car driving licences at the age of 70, as discussed during the Committee Stage of the Business and Planning Bill. 1p.
House of Lords Debate 06/07/2020
I. Central Arbitration Committee (CAC) annual report 2019/20. Incl. appendices. 28p. II. Letter dated 15/07/2020 from Paul Scully MP to Darren Jones MP regarding a document for deposit in the House Libraries. 2p.
Corporate Author: Central Arbitration Committee, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
I. Certification Officer for Trade Unions and Employers’ Associations: annual report 2019-20. Incl. appendices. 52p. II. Letter dated 15/07/2020 from Paul Scully MP to Darren Jones MP regarding a document for deposit in the House Libraries. 1p.
Corporate Author: Certification Officer, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Statement by Lord Agnew under Section 19(1)(a) of the Human Rights Act 1998 on the provisions of the Supply and Appropriation (Main Estimates) Bill being compatible with the Convention rights. 1p.
Written Ministerial Statement 15/07/2020
Corporate Author: Treasury
Letter dated 23/07/2020 from Sally Collier, Chief Regulator, to William Wragg MP regarding appeals process for GCSE grades awarded in summer 2020 following cancellation of exams due to the COVID-19 outbreak. 2p.
House of Commons Written Question 72219, 2019-21
Corporate Author: Ofqual
National Crime Agency inspection: an inspection of the National Crime Agency’s criminal intelligence function. 21p.
Corporate Author: HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire and Rescue Services
Letter dated 14/07/2020 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Lord Bowness regarding an international contact group on Hong Kong, as discussed during the Oral Question on China. 1p.
House of Lords Oral Question 17/06/2020
Corporate Author: Department for International Development, Foreign and Commonwealth Office
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