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Letter dated 23/05/2019 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Baroness Royall of Blaisdon regarding judicial training on the sentencing guidelines for intimidatory offences. 2p.
HL Debate 14/05/2019
Corporate Author: Home Office
I. Letter dated 23/05/2019 from Greg Clark MP to Rachel Reeves regarding the announcement by British Steel that it has entered an insolvency process. 1p. II. Letter of indemnity dated 22/05/2019 from Sam Beckett, Acting Accounting Officer, Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, to Dave Chapman, Official Receiver. 2p.
Corporate Author: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Letter dated 23/05/2019 from Baroness Goldie to Lord Chidgey regarding questions raised in the Commonwealth debate: Parliamentary oversight, education packs, accession to the Commonwealth, girls' education, capacity-building of parliaments, the Equality and Justice Alliance, High Level Group reports, and Latimer House. 3p.
HL Debate 28/03/2019
Corporate Author: Whips' Office
Letter dated 23/05/2019 from Baroness Goldie to Lord Collins of Highbury regarding questions about international tax and corruption raised during the debate on the Commonwealth. 2p.
I. Letter dated 23/05/2019 from John Glen MP to Martin Whitfield MP regarding publication of the full version of the Asset Protection Scheme Accession Agreement and necessary redactions. 2p. II. Accession Agreement to the Asset Protection Agency (APA) signed by the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and HM Treasury [redacted]. 209p.
Corporate Author: Treasury
Letter dated 23/05/2019 from Baroness Barran to colleagues regarding issues raised during the debate on the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2019: inquiries and spent convictions. 2p.
HL Debate 20/05/2019
Letter dated 23/05/2019 from Viscount Younger of Leckie to colleagues regarding issues raised during the debate on wild salmon: predation by birds, chemical monitoring in rivers. 3p.
Letter dated 23/05/2019 from David Lidington MP to Jon Trickett MP regarding how many members of staff in the Cabinet Office work on cyber security issues. 1p.
Corporate Author: Cabinet Office
Letter dated 11/06/2019 from Al Cameron, Interim Group Chief Executive Officer, to Hugh Gaffney MP regarding assessment of the sustainability of the Post Office network. 2p.
Letter dated 22/05/2019 from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Lord Berkeley regarding clarification to a response in respect of the EU contingency measure allowing UK bus operators to run services to the EU. 1p.
Corporate Author: Department for Transport
Letter dated 22/05/2019 from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Lord Rosser regarding clarification in respect of a response to a question raised on the EU contingency measure allowing UK bus operators to run services to the EU: the extent of the cabotage arrangements. 1p.
Letter dated 22/05/2019 from the Accounting Officer, Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, to Greg Clark MP, regarding the advice provided on commercial confidentiality and legal privilege in relation to British Steel financial support. 2p.
HC Oral Statement 22/05/2019
Letter dated 22/05/2019 from Baroness Barran to Baroness Meacher regarding an issue raised during the debate on disabled people: a special category within the medicines regulation framework for medicinal cannabis and cannabis-based products for medicinal use. 2p.
HL Debate 09/05/2019
Letter dated 22/05/2019 from Baroness Barran to Baroness Masham of Ilton regarding an issue raised during the debate on disabled people: the drug Plazomicin. Incl. attachment. 2p.
Letter dated 22/05/2019 from Baroness Barran to Lord Haselhurst regarding an issue raised during the debate on the UK Innovation Corridor: congestion at junction 8 of the M1 and new housing. Incl. attachment. 5p.
HL Debate 30/04/2019
Letter dated 21/05/2019 from Lord Ashton of Hyde to Lord Lipsey regarding a question raised in the Freedom of Movement of People in the Cultural Sector debate: movement of goods containing materials covered under the Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species and Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES): musical instruments. 1p.
HL Debate 15/05/2019
Corporate Author: Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Review of restraint, prolonged seclusion and segregation for people with a mental health problem, a learning disability or autism.
Interim report.Segregation in mental health wards for children and young people and in wards for people with a learning disability or autism. Incl. appendices. 43p.
Corporate Author: Care Quality Commission
I. The Learning Disability Mortality Review
(LeDeR) Programme: annual report 2018. Incl. appendices. 78p. II. The Learning Disability Mortality Review (LeDeR) Programme: annual report 2018. Easyread version. 26p.
Corporate Author: Bristol University
Letter dated 21/05/2019 from Lord Young of Cookham to Baroness Barker regarding issues raised in the Census (Return Particulars and Removal of Penalties) Bill second reading debate: development of the proposed gender identify question and its guidance. 5p.
HL Debate 13/05/2019
Letter dated 21/05/2019 from Baroness Goldie to Lord Boateng regarding a question raised during the Commonwealth debate: Cameroon and the Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group. 2p.
Letter dated 21/05/2019 from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Lord Blunkett regarding Velocys plans to build a plant in Immingham, rather than Scunthorpe. 1p.
HL Oral Question 15/05/2019
Letter dated 21/05/2019 from Baroness Goldie to Lord Collins of Highbury regarding a question concerning medical support for Sri Lanka. 1p.
HL Debate 24/04/2019
Letter dated 21/05/2019 from Chris Skidmore MP to Drew Hendry MP regarding a correction to an answer given during BEIS Oral Questions relating to investment in solar capacity. 1p.
HC Oral Question 30/04/2019
HC Point of Order 08/05/2019
Corporate Author: Department for Education
Letter dated 21/05/2019 from Lord Gardiner of Kimble to Lord McCrea of Magherafelt and Cookstown regarding issues raised in the Trade in Animals and Related Products (Amendment) (Northern Ireland) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 debate: consultation with the Farmer's Union on the regulations and the relationship between the regulations and the backstop. 2p.
Corporate Author: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Letter dated 21/05/2019 from Lord Gardiner of Kimble to Baroness Jones of Whitchurch regarding issues raised in the Trade in Animals and Related Products (Amendment) (Northern Ireland) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 debate: communications with stakeholders and the creation of a new offence created by the Plant Health instrument. 2p.
Letter dated 30/05/2019 from Andrew Bailey, Chief Executive, to David Hanson MP regarding the numbers of letters, emails, web forms and web chat correspondence receiving a reply within the times set out in the Financial Conduct Authority service standards. 2p.
Corporate Author: Financial Conduct Authority
Letter dated 20/06/2019 from Sally Collier, Chief regulator, to Helen Hayes MP regarding comparability of grading standards for GCSEs including EBacc subjects. 2p.
Corporate Author: Ofqual
Consultation on Home Office's immigration statistics - arrivals data. Government Response. 12p.
Local Housing Allowance (LHA) ranking for Targeted Affordability Funding 2019/20. 22p.
Letter dated 20/05/2019 from Viscount Younger of Leckie to Lord Stevenson of Balmacara regarding issues raised in the Student Loans Company (SLC) debate: sale of student loans programme, value for money, contingent liabilities and Tailored review of the SLC. Includes Annexes A and B - Departmental minutes regarding the notification of sale of student loans. 7p.
HL Debate 01/05/2019
Letter dated 17/05/2019 from Sajid Javid MP to Yvette Cooper MP regarding expansion of ePassport gate eligibility to nationals of Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, and the United States of America and removal of landing cards for all arriving passengers. 1p.
I. Letter dated 17/05/2019 from Karen Bradley MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding document for deposit. 1p. II. Mental health in the criminal justice system. Report by the Comptroller and Auditor General, 14 May 2019. 64p.
HL Debate 14/11/2017
Corporate Author: Northern Ireland Office, Northern Ireland Audit Office
Letter dated 17/05/2019 from Matt Hancock MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding the documents for deposit in the Library. 1p. I. Equality analysis: public health grants to local authorities 2013-14 and 2014-15. 11p. II. Local authority public health grant allocations 2015/16. Government response to public consultation on in-year savings and equality and health inequalities analysis. 24p. III. ONS National life tables, UK: 2015 to 2017. 11p. IV. ONS Health state life expectancies, UK 2015-2017. 16p. V. Quarterly mortality report, England: October to December 2018 and year-end review. 14p. VI. ONS Health state life expectancies by national deprivation deciles, England and Wales: 2015 to 2017. 35p. VII. Public Health England - A review of recent trends in mortality in England. 86p. VIII. Public Health England - Health profile for England: 2018. 159p.
IX. Agenda for change update for Local Authority commissioned public health services. 1p.
HC debate 14/05/2019
Corporate Author: Office for National Statistics, Public Health England, Department of Health and Social Care
West Midlands local industrial strategy. 84p.
Corporate Author: HM Government
Letter dated 16/05/2019 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Baroness Hanwee regarding the average size of grants awarded to individual places of worship through the Places of Worship Protective Security Scheme. 2p.
Oral Statement 07/05/2019
I. Letter dated 16/05/2019 from Michael Gove MP to Mary Creagh MP regarding publication of the Government's 25 year Environment Plan and Outcome Indicator Framework. 2p. II. 25 Year Environment Plan progress report, January 2018 to March 2019. 75p. III. Measuring environmental change: outcome indicator framework for the 25 Year Environment Plan.
May 2019. Includes annex. 131p.
Corporate Author: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, HM Government
I. Letter dated 16/05/2019 from Justin Tomlinson MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House libraries. 1p. II. Updated Employment and support allowance underpayments FAQ: Incapacity benefit reassessment, potential underpayments of ESA premiums. 4p.
Corporate Author: Department for Work and Pensions
Letter dated 16/05/2019 from Baroness Goldie to Lord Pickles regarding the Foreign and Commonwealth Offices's travel advice for Brunei. 1p.
HL Oral Question 11/04/2019
The European Union (Withdrawal) Act and Common Frameworks, 26 December 2018 to 25 March 2019. 15p.
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Report to Parliament on the Government's progress on the UK's exit from the Euratom Treaty, 26 Dec 2018 - 26 Mar 2019. 9p.
Letter dated 15/05/2019 from Lord Agnew to Lord Judd regarding the challenges faced by vulnerable young people, as discussed following the Oral Statement on the Timpson Review on school exclusion. 1p.
HL Oral Statement 07/05/2019
List showing Ministry of Defence (MOD) land and buildings that are in the process of being disposed of. 14p.
Letter dated 15/05/2019 from Lord Agnew to Lord Touhig regarding review of the SEND Code of Practice and work undertaken by Tom Bennett on pupil behaviour, raised during a question on the Timpson review of school exclusion. 1p.
HL Debate 07/05/2019
Letter dated 15/05/2019 from Baroness Goldie to Lord Cormack regarding representations made to the Saudi Arabian authorities concerning a mass execution of 37 people. 1p.
Letter dated 15/05/2019 from Baroness Goldie regarding representations to Saudi Arabia. 1p.
Letter dated 15/05/2019 from Heather Wheeler MP to Tom Pursglove MP regarding a correction to an answer given in relation to the Urgent Question on the Armed Forces Covenant and Armed Forces Champions. 1p.
HC Debate 08/04/2019
Corporate Author: Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Letter dated 15/05/2019 from Margot James MP to Ian Lucas MP regarding the use of personal data for political campaigning and the Information Commissioner's draft Political Code of Practice, raised following an urgent question on the WhatsApp data breach. 1p.
HC Debate 15/05/2019
Letter dated 15/05/2019 from Lord Agnew to Baroness Garden of Frognal regarding the work of Charlie Taylor on alternative education provision for excluded children and attendance in schools raised during questions following the statement on the Timpson review. 1p
Letter dated 14/05/2019 from Heather Wheeler MP to Cheryl Gillan MP regarding a issue raised during the debate on the protection of bird nesting sites: bird netting and mandatory net gain for biodiversity on the HS2 project. 1p.
HC Debate 13/05/2019
Letter dated 14/05/2019 from Baroness Goldie to Baroness Northover regarding an issue raised during the debate on the Commonwealth: the UK Government's view on Angola joining the Commonwealth. 1p.
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