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Letter dated 16/10/2019 from Michael Gove MP to Hansard Editors and others regarding three corrections to his statement entitled "Preparations for leaving the EU" on 8 Oct 2019. 1p.
HC Oral Statement 08/10/2019
Corporate Author: Cabinet Office
Letter dated 16/10/2019 from the Earl of Courtown to Baroness Northover regarding efforts to secure the release of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, as discussed during the Oral Statement on Iran. 1p.
HL Oral Statement 25/09/2019
Corporate Author: Whips' Office
Letter dated 16/10/2019 from the Earl of Courtown to Baroness Northover regarding the invitation from the Prime Minister to President Rouhani to visit London, as discussed during the Oral Statement on Iran. 1p.
Letter dated 16/10/2019 from the Earl of Courtown to Lord Howell of Guildford regarding the oil markets, as discussed following the Oral Statement on Iran 1p.
Letter dated 16/10/2019 from the Earl of Courtown to Lord Marlesford regarding the BBC World Service, as discussed during the Oral Statement on Iran. 1p.
Letter dated 16/10/2019 from Lord Bethell to Lord Purvis regarding the Customs Safety and Security Procedures (EU Exit) (No. 2) Regulations 2019 debate: the proportion of trade affected by the 12 month transitional period. 2p.
HL Debate 07/10/2019
Letter dated 15/10/2019 from Baroness Evans of Bowes Park to Lord Dubs regarding trade from Ireland to the European Union via Great Britain (the "Landbridge" route). 1p.
HL Debate 03/10/2019
Corporate Author: Leader of the House of Lords
Letter dated 15/10/2019 from Nicky Morgan MP to Damian Collins MP regarding the review of the grant award to Hacker House Ltd. Incl. annexes, i) Summary of grants awarded under the Cyber Skills Immediate Impact Fund. (CSIIF), ii) Cyber Skills Immediate Impact Fund: Hacker House Limited grant award review. Terms of reference. 2p.
HC Oral Question 25/09/2019
Corporate Author: Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Letter dated 15/10/2019 from Baroness Stedman-Scott to Baroness Sherlock, regarding whether the government will publish the results of the analyses set out in the Green Book for adjudicating between the interests of different generations. 1p.
HL Oral Question 01/10/2019
Corporate Author: Department for Work and Pensions
I. Letter dated 15/10/2019 from Matt Warman MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in House library. 1p. II. The Telecommunications Infrastructure (Leasehold Property) Bill: memorandum from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport to the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee. 16p.
Letter dated 15/10/2019 from Baroness Berridge to Lord Addington regarding including those with special educational needs and disabilities in the delivery of T-Levels. 3p.
Letter dated 15/10/2019 from Baroness Berridge to Baroness Barker regarding the human rights and future trade debate: gender equality. 1p.
Letter dated 15/10/2019 from Baroness Berridge to Baroness Cox regarding UK engagement with Sudan and President Omar al-Bashir as discussed during the debate on Human Rights: Future Trade. 2p.
Letter dated 14/10/2019 from Lord Duncan of Springbank to Lord Fox, Lord Harris of Haringey and Lord McNicol of West Kilbride regarding issues raised in the Product Safety, Metrology and Mutual Recognition Agreement(Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 debate. 6p.
Corporate Author: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Letter dated 09/10/2019 from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Baroness Young of Old Scone and others, regarding an update on the Department of Transport's approach to ancient woodland along the HS2 Phase One route during the Oakervee Review. Incl. attached letter of commitment and Annex - HS2 works affecting ancient woodlands during Oakervee Review. 4p.
Corporate Author: Department for Transport
Letter dated 14/10/2019 from Elizabeth Truss MP to colleagues regarding the recent ruling on US retaliation rights in the Airbus dispute at the World Trade Organization. 1p.
HC Urgent Question 07/10/2019
Corporate Author: Department for International Trade
I. Letter dated 11/10/2019 from Kevin Foster MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House libraries. 1p. II. List of ministerial responsibilities including Executive Agencies and
Non-Ministerial Departments. 87p.
I. Letter dated 11/10/2019 from James Duddridge MP to Hilary Benn MP, the Earl of Kinnoull and others, regarding an update on progress made to transition existing EU-Third country international agreements. 2p. II. List showing recent progress made in transitioning existing EU-Third country international agreements. 3p.
Corporate Author: Department for Exiting the European Union
Letter dated October 2019 from Christopher Pincher MP to Tom Tugendhat MP and Baroness Anelay of St Johns regarding the 14th October Foreign Affairs Council: information about the agenda and the UK's position on discussions. 2p.
Letter dated 09/10/2019 from Andrew Murrison MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding the fifth Quarterly Update on DFID's People for Peaceful Change programme in the Occupied Palestinian Territories (attached). 2p.
Corporate Author: Department for International Development, Foreign and Commonwealth Office
I. Letter dated 08/10/2019 from Mims Davies MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House libraries. 1p. II. Expectations of the Business Champion for Older Workers, (Andy Briggs). 2p.
I. Letter dated 8/10/2019 from Guy Opperman MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House libraries. 1p. II. High Court judgment: judicial review in R (Delve and Glynn) v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions. Incl. annexes. 43p.
Corporate Author: Supreme Court
Letter dated 08/10/2019 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Baroness Harris regarding whether any police resources will be given to the Police Service of Northern Ireland. 1p.
HL Oral Question 30/09/2019
Corporate Author: Home Office
Letter dated 24/09/2019 from Lord Duncan of Springbank to Lord Morrow regarding issues raised during the debate to take note of Report Pursuant to Sections 3(1), 3(6), 3(7), 3(8), 3(9) and 3(10) of the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation etc) Act 2019: guidance on whether support should be extended to the victims of human trafficking. Incl. attached letter of commitment from Lord Duncan of Springbank to the Deposited Papers Clerk. 3p.
HL Debate 09/09/2019
Corporate Author: Northern Ireland Office
Letter dated 07/10/1029 from Kevin Foster MP to Jon Trickett MP and Christian Matheson MP regarding the Census (Return Particulars and Removal of Penalties) Bill and an amendment concerning homelessness. 4p.
Letter dated 07/10/2019 from Baroness Bloomfield of Hinton Waldrist to Lord Campbell-Savours regarding a correction to an answer to a question concerning the Metropolitan Police Report by Sir Richard Henriques. 1p
Army Junior entry review (JER) - Final Report. 13p.
Corporate Author: Ministry of Defence
Letter dated 07/10/2019 from Seema Kennedy MP to Yvette Cooper MP regarding notification of changes required to the shortage occupation list. 2p.
Letter dated 07/10/2019 from Caroline Dinenage MP to Teresa Pearce MP regarding the links between housing, health and care and the cost of poor housing to the NHS. 2p.
HC Oral question 02/10/2019
Corporate Author: Department of Health and Social Care
Letter dated 07/10/2019 from the Earl of Courtown to Lord Harries of Pentregarth regarding issues raised during the Oral Question on Development Aid: Pakistan. 2p.
HL Oral Question 02/10/2019
Letter dated 03/10/2019 from Earl Howe to Baroness Parminter following the repeated Urgent Question on the Use of Language to Create a Safe Environment. 1p.
HL Debate 26/09/19
Letter dated 07/10/2019 from Sally Collier, Chief Regulator, to Jonathan Lord MP, regarding trends in the level of grade inflation in GCSEs and A Levels since 2010. 2p.
Corporate Author: Ofqual
Letter dated 03/10/2019 from Lord Gardiner of Kimble to Baroness Smith of Basildon regarding contingency plans against the potential loss of access to the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF). 2p.
Corporate Author: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
I. Letter dated 02/10/2019 from Steve Barclay MP to Hilary Benn MP regarding the Government's proposals to the EU. 1p. II. Explanatory note: UK proposals for an amended Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland. 7p. III. Letter dated 02/10/2019 from Boris Johnson MP to Jean-Claude Juncker regarding the UK proposals. 4p.
Corporate Author: HM Government, Department for Exiting the European Union
I. Letter dated 02/10/2019 from Guy Opperman to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House Libraries. 1p. II. Framework Document between Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) and the Pension Protection Fund (PPF). 18p.
Corporate Author: Department for Work and Pensions, Pension Protection Fund
Letter dated 01/10/2019 from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Lord Rosser regarding and issue raised in the debate on Passenger and Goods Vehicles (Tachographs) (Amendment etc.) Regulations 2019: technology for remote monitoring of data gathered by smart tachoographs. 1p.
I. Letter dated 30/09/2019 from Julian Smith MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House libraries. 1p. II. A report on decisions taken during August 2019 by Northern Ireland Departments in accordance with the guidance issued by the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland under the provisions of the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation and Exercise of Functions) Act 2018. 6p.
Letter dated 17/06/2019 from Rebecca Hilsenrath, Chief Executive, to Dawn Butler MP regarding enforcement of the Gender Pay Gap Reporting (GPGR) Regulations. 1p.
Corporate Author: Equality and Human Rights Commission
Letter dated 27/09/2019 from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Lord Rosser regarding an issue raised in the Cableway Installations (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 debate: regulation applying to cableway installations that entered into service before 1 January 1986. 2p.
Letter dated 27/10/2019 from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Lord Teverson regarding an issue raised in the Cableway Installations (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 debate: health and safety considerations for pre-1986 cableway installations. 2p.
I. Letter dated 26/09/2019 from Oliver Dowden to Stephen Twigg MP regarding progress of the cross-Government Prosperity Fund. 2p. II. The Prosperity Fund: Annual report 2018/19. 38p.
Corporate Author: Cabinet Office, HM Government
I. Letter dated 25/09/2019 from Helen Whately MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding responses to the consultation on society lottery reform. 1p. Responses from II. Camelot UK Lotteries Limited. 38p. III. The Lotteries Council. 14p. IV. The Lottery Forum. 4p. V. People's Postcode Lottery. 14p. VI. Sample campaign letters to the Secretary of State [redacted]. 3p. VII. Local Government Association. 2p. VIII. The Health Lottery. 2p.
PQ 262360; PQ 261505
Corporate Author: Local Government Association, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Camelot Group, Lottery Forum, Lotteries Council, People's Postcode Lottery
Letter dated 19/09/2019 from Alok Sharma MP to Stephen Twigg MP regarding the DFID funding contribution 0f £87 million to support the response to the Rohingya crisis in Bangladesh. 2p.
Letter dated 19/09/2019 from Priti Patel MP to Yvette Cooper MP regarding the latest report of the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse: 'Accountability and reparations investigation report'. 1p.
Letter dated 18/09/2019 from Lord Agnew to Lord Lexden regarding flexible working in schools and Behaviour Hubs. 1p.
HL Oral Statement 03/09/2019
Corporate Author: Department for Education
Letter dated 18/09/2019 from Lord Agnew to Lord Watson of Invergowrie regarding the 2020-21 financial settlement for 16-19 education. 1p.
Letter dated 17/09/2019 from Anne-Marie Trevelyan MP to Peter Dowd MP regarding Main Supply Estimates - Ministry of Defence expenditure. 1p.
PQ 284206, PQ 284208, PQ 284211, PQ 284216, PQ 284218, PQ 284377, PQ 284379, PQ 284381, PQ 284384, PQ 284388
Letter dated 16/09/2019 from John Glen MP to Jonathan Reynolds MP and Angela Thewliss MP regarding issues raised during the debate on the Financial Services (Miscellaneous) (Amendment) (EU Exit) (No. 3) Regulations 2019: equivalence and exemption determinations by power of direction, EEA banks offering payment services in the UK. 2p.
Delegated Legislation Committee 09/09/2019
Corporate Author: Treasury
Letter dated 16/09/2019 from Nicky Morgan MP to Speaker, John Bercow MP and Lord Speaker, Lord Fowler regarding acquisition of a 30% shareholding in Lebedev Holdings Ltd (Evening Standard) and Independent Digital News and Media. Includes DCMS statement. 5p.
Letter dated 16/09/2019 from Lord Duncan of Springbank to Rachel Reeves MP regarding publication of documents relating to smart meter roll-out. 2p.
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