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I. Letter dated 11/07/2018 from John Glen MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House libraries. 1p. II. Outcomes - Financial Action Task Force (FATF)-Middle East and North Africa Financial Task Force (MENAFATF) Joint Plenary, 27-29 June 2018. 7p.
Corporate Author: Treasury
Letter dated 10/07/2018 from Tobias Ellwood MP to Nick Smith MP regarding the Urgent Question on the Defence Fire and Rescue Project: list of the Ministry of Defence's (MOD) Capital contracts. 8p.
HC Debate 21/06/2018
Corporate Author: Ministry of Defence
Letter dated 10/07/2018 from Baroness Manzoor to Lord Stevenson regarding the EU's countermeasures in response to US tariffs on steel and aluminium imports. 1p.
HL Debate 04/06/2018
Corporate Author: Whips' Office
Letter dated 10/07/2018 from Baroness Manzoor to colleagues regarding how often the UK-US Trade and Investment Working Group meets and what their terms of reference are. 2p.
Letter dated 09/07/2018 from Tobias Ellwood MP to Gareth Snell MP regarding the fire risk management services in the Sovereign Base Areas in Cyprus. 1p.
Urgent Question 21/06/2018
Letter dated 09/07/2018 from Tobias Ellwood MP to Fabian Hamilton MP regarding questions raised regarding the award of the Defence Fire and Rescue Project contract to Capita. 2p.
HC Urgent Question 21/06/2018
The road to zero. Next steps towards cleaner road transport and delivering our Industrial Strategy. 147p.
Corporate Author: Department for Transport
Agreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and I. the States of Guernsey, II. the Government of the Isle of Man, and III. the Government of Jersey, for the elimination of double taxation with respect to taxes on income and on capital gains and the prevention of tax evasion and avoidance. (3 docs.)
Letter dated 09/06/2018 from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Lords regarding a point raised at the Assaults on Emergency Workers (Offences) Bill second reading debate: whether members of HM Coastguard or Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) would be covered by the Bill. 2p.
HL Debate 29/06/2018
Letter dated 09/07/2018 from Baroness Manzoor to Baroness Brinton regarding issues raised during the Carers Action Plan 2018-2020 debate: funding and the engagement of carers returning to work. 3p.
HL Debate 21/06/2018
Corporate Author: Cabinet Office
Letter dated 09/07/2018 from Baroness Manzoor to Lord Jones regarding issues raised during the debate on revisions to the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 code of Practice C, E, F and H Order: details of consultees: Revolving Doors, Just for Kids Law and Independent Custody Visiting Association. 2p.
HL Debate 25/06/2018
Letter dated 09/07/2018 from Baroness Manzoor to Lord Reid of Cardowan regarding issues raised during the debate on revisions to the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 code of Practice C, E, F and H Order: protections for the public concerning the data recorded by police through body worn video. 2p.
Letter dated 09/07/2018 from Alistair Burt MP to Stephen Twigg MP regarding the possible use of UK-supplied equipment by the Israel Defence Forces in Gaza. 2p.
International Development Committee 19/06/2018
Corporate Author: Department for International Development, Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Letter dated 09/07/2018 from Lord Keen of Elie to the Earl of Listowel regarding the potential closure of the Family Drug and Alcohol Court (FDAC) National Unit, as discussed during the debate on the Courts and Tribunals (Judiciary and Functions) Bill. 2p.
HL Debate 20/06/2018
Corporate Author: Ministry of Justice
Letter dated 07/07/2018 from Philip Hammond MP to Nicky Morgan MP regarding the proposed division of responsibility for EU financial services and onshoring of EU financial services regulation. Includes draft Statutory Instrument: the Financial Regulators' Powers (Technical Standards etc.) (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018. 43p.
HC Debate 03/07/2018
Industrial Strategy: construction sector deal. 25p.
Letter dated 05/07/2018 from Lord Bates to Lord Marlesford regarding whether retailers of goods and services are legally obliged to accept cash. 1p.
HL Oral Question 04/07/2018
Ivory Bill - analysis of the application of Standing Order No. 83L of the Standing Orders of the House of Commons relating to Public business in respect of Government amendments tabled for report stage [English Votes for English Laws]. 2p.
Corporate Author: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Letter dated 04/07/2018 from Lord Ashton of Hyde to Lord Griffiths of Burry Port regarding issues raised during the Digital Economy Act 2017 Part 5 draft regulations and codes of practice debate. 2p.
Corporate Author: Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Letter dated 04/07/2018 from Baroness Goldie to Lord Collins of Highbury regarding discussions with Italy on its decision to close its ports to NGO vehicles and the recent search and rescue incident involving AQUARIUS. 1p.
HL Oral Question 14/06/2018
Letter dated 04/07/2018 from Baroness Goldie to Lord Cormack regarding when a member of Her Majesty's Government last went to Libya to discuss the issues confronting migrants on the ground. 1p.
Letter dated 04/07/2018 from Baroness Goldie to Baroness Bakewell of Hardington Mandeville regarding the use of preambles and recitals of retained direct EU legislation. Incl. attached letter from Robert Buckland MP (Solicitor General) to to Robert Neill MP. 2p.
Letter dated 04/07/2018 from Viscount Younger of Leckie to Lord Watson of Invergowrie regarding the funding of apprenticeships and the requirement for 10% co-investment by businesses. 2p.
HL Oral Questions 25/06/2018
I. Reform of the Gender Recognition Act: Government consultation. Incl. annexes. 86p. II. National LGBT Survey: summary report. III. LGBT Action Plan: improving the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. 30p. IV. Improving LGBT lives: Government action since 2010. 18p.
Corporate Author: Government Equalities Office
Letter dated 03/07/2018 from Gavin Williamson MP to Philip Davies MP regarding the number of contractors the Ministry of Defence (MOD) had employed for over one year and five years, and paid over £1,000 per day. 1p.
Oral Question 11/06/2018
I. Letter from Sarah Newton MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding the document below for deposit in the House Libraries. 1p. II. Personal Independence (Payment) - Implementation of legal judgements - Frequently asked questions (FAQs). 6p.
Corporate Author: Department for Work and Pensions
I. Letter dated 02/07/2018 from David Lidington MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding documents for deposit in the House Libraries. 1p. II. documents relating to the Infected Blood Inquiry including: Summary of responses to the Infected Blood Inquiry’s consultation seeking views on the terms of reference, the Terms of Reference, and correspondence letter between David Lidington MP and Sir Brian Langstaff, Chair of the Inquiry. 4 docs.
Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on rail passengers’ rights and obligations (recast): progress report. 12p.
Corporate Author: Council of Ministers
Letter dated 02/07/2018 from Tobias Ellwood MP to Catherine West MP regarding cleaners at the Ministry of Defence buildings in Whitehall being paid the London living wage. 1p.
Topical Question 11/06/2018
Letter dated 02/07/2018 from Lord Ashton of Hyde to Lord Clement Jones regarding issues raised during the debate on the Digital Government (Disclosure of Information) Regulations: codes of practice. 4p.
Corporate Author: DDCMS
I. The Childcare (Disqualification) and Childcare (Early Years Provision Free of Charge) (Extended Entitlement) (Amendment)
Regulations 2018. 24p. II. Amending the childcare disqualification arrangements in schools and non-domestic registered settings.
Government consultation response. Incl. annex. 17p. III. Disqualification under the Childcare Act 2006: draft statutory guidance for local authorities, maintained schools, academies and free schools. Incl. annexes. 44p. IV. Early education and childcare. Statutory guidance for local authorities. 49p. V. Early years
entitlements: operational guidance
for local authorities and providers. Incl. annex. 48p.
Corporate Author: Department for Education
Letter dated 02/07/2018 from Nigel Adams MP to Jim Cunningham MP regarding local authorities and brownfield sites. 2p.
HC Debate 18/06/2018
Corporate Author: Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Letter dated 02/07/2018 from Nigel Adams MP to Tommy Sheppard MP regarding measures to ensure newly recognised refugees receive the same support as resettled refugees. 2p.
HC Oral Questions 18/06/2018
Letter dated 30/06/2018 from Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth to Peers regarding issues raised during the Rating (Property in Common Occupation) and Council Tax (Empty Dwellings) Bill committee stage, including: Clause 1 - rating of property in common occupation, the impact on business rates retention pilots, Clause 2 - the council tax empty homes premium, private rented sector landlords and longer tenancies and tenant fees. 3p.
HL Debate 19/06/2018
Letter dated 29/06/2018 from David Rutley MP to John Mann MP regarding issues raised during the Second Reading of the Ivory Bill: returning ivory items to the countries of origin. 2p.
HC Debate 04/06/2018
Letter dated 29/06/2018 from David Rutley MP to Alex Sobel MP regarding issues raised during the Committee stage of the Ivory Bill: import of Narwhal tusks into the EU. 1p.
HC Debate 12/06/2018
Letter dated 29/06/2018 from David Rutley MP to Kerry McCarthy MP regarding issues raised at the Public Bill Committee on the Ivory Bill: moving musical instruments abroad for repair. 1p.
Letter dated 29/06/2018 from David Rutley MP to Simon Hoare MP regarding issues raised at the Ivory Bill Public Bill Committee: details from the registration system and freedom of information. 1p.
HC Debate 14/06/2018
Letter dated 29/06/2018 from David Rutley MP to Alex Chalk MP regarding the enforcement powers of the Office of Product Safety and Standards. 3p.
Quarterly update to Parliament on the Government's progress on the UK's exit from the Euratom Treaty. 8p.
Corporate Author: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Piloting alternative electoral canvassing models - full report. 83p.
Industrial strategy: nuclear sector deal. 23p.
Corporate Author: HM Government
Business plan 2018-19. 6p.
Corporate Author: UK Debt Management Office
Letter dated 28/06/2018 from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Lord Harris of Haringey regarding meetings between Ministry of Justice Ministers and the families of prisoners who died in custody, as raised during a parliamentary question. 2p.
HL Oral Questions 11/06/2018
Letter dated 28/06/2018 from Baroness Evans of Bowes Park to Lord Wallace of Saltaire regarding a question following the G7 Summit in Quebec statement: the application of EU countermeasures after the UK exits the European Union in March 2019.
HL Debate 11/06/2018
Corporate Author: Leader of the House of Lords
Letter dated 28/06/2018 from Lord Keen of Elie QC to Lord Beecham regarding issues raised at the Courts and Tribunals (Judiciary and Functions of Staff) Bill second reading debate: recommendations from the National Audit Office Report: 'Early progress in transforming courts and tribunals'. 3p.
Letter dated 28/06/2018 from David Lidington MP to Andrew Murrison MP regarding the British and Irish InterGovernmental Conference on 25 July. 1p.
Building safety programme: monthly data release. 17p.
Letter dated 02/07/2018 from Chris Claydon, Chief Executive, to Gordon Marsden MP regarding the number of staff employed in payroll and non-payroll back-office functions within the Engineering Construction Industry Training Board. 1p.
Corporate Author: Engineering Construction Industry Training Board
Letter dated 02/07/2018 from Chris Claydon, Chief Executive, Engineering Construction Industry Training Board (ECITB), to Gordon Marsden MP, regarding the number of staff employed in payroll and non-payroll back office functions at the ECITB. 1p.
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