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I. Letter dated 09/01/2019 from David Lidington MP to Hilary Benn MP and others regarding 2 documents for deposit in the House libraries. 2p. II. UK Government commitments to Northern Ireland and its integral place in the United Kingdom. 13p. III. Special meeting of the European Council (Article 50) (13 December 2018): conclusions. 2p.
Corporate Author: Cabinet Office
Letter dated 09/01/2019 from Heather Wheeler MP to Peter Bottomley MP regarding the issue of VAT treatment of property service charges, as raised during the debate on protection for homebuyers. 2p.
HC Debate 13/12/2018
Corporate Author: Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Protocol to the UK Cyprus Double Taxation Agreement. 3p.
Corporate Author: Revenue and Customs
Letter dated 08/01/2019 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Baroness Hamwee and others regarding the collection of statistics relating to the use of the ports powers under Schedule 7 to the Terrorism Act 2000 and Schedule 3 to the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill, as discussed at Report stage of the Bill. 1p.
HL Debate 17/12/2018
Corporate Author: Home Office
I. Letter dated 20/12/2018 from John Pullinger, National Statistician, UK Statistics Authority, to Rebecca Long Bailey MP, regarding the number of people that are paid below the national living wage by parliamentary constituency. 1p. II. Table showing the number, and proportion, of full-time employee jobs paid below the living wage, by parliamentary constituency, April 2018. 13p.
Corporate Author: UK Statistics Authority
Letter dated 08/01/2019 from Earl Howe to Lord Collins of Highbury regarding an issue raised during the debate on role of reconciliation in British foreign, defence and international development policy: the UK's relations with Cameroon. 1p.
HL Debate 14/12/2018
Corporate Author: Ministry of Defence
Letter dated 08/01/2019 from Earl Howe to Lord Boateng regarding an issue raised during the debate on the role of reconciliation in British foreign, defence and international development policy: the crisis in the Anglophone Regions of Cameroon. 1p.
Letter dated 08/01/2019 from Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth to Lords regarding issues raised following the statement on the provisional local government finance settlement: interaction with the budget, local government services, core spending power, social care, local authority borrowing, high streets, the Salisbury incident, and Universal Credit. 4p.
HL Debate 13/12/2018
Electoral Commission enforcement policy. Effective 6 April 2016. 29p.
Corporate Author: Electoral Commission
Letter dated 07/01/2019 from Lord Bates to Lord Tunnicliffe regarding an issue raised during the debate on the EEA Passport Rights (Amendment, etc., and Transitional Provisions)(EU Exit) Regulations 2018: concerns that the SI to extend the regime would be subject to the negative and not the affirmative procedure. 2p.
Corporate Author: Treasury
Letter dated 07/01/2019 from Earl Howe to Lord Bishop of Coventry regarding issues raised in the debate on the role of reconciliation in British foreign, defence and international development policy: the UK's relations with Yemen and Saudi Arabia and the humanitarian situation in Yemen. 2p.
Letter dated 07/01/2019 from Earl Howe to Lord Balfe regarding a question raised in the debate on the role of reconciliation in British foreign, defence and international development policy: the UK's relations with Russia. 1p.
Letter dated 07/01/2019 from Lord Agnew to Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall regarding music education in schools. Incl. attached letter from Lord Agnew to Professor Philip Plowden, Vice-Chancellor, Birmingham City University, regarding the report on Music Hubs produced by the Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences at Birmingham City University. 3p.
HL Debate 18/10/2018
Corporate Author: Department for Education
Memorandums of Understanding between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland through the Department for International Development (DFID) and the Palestinian Authority, 2016/17,2017/18 and 2018/19. [redacted]. (3 docs.)
I. Letter dated 27/12/2018 from Greg Clark to the Deposited Papers Clerk. II. Law Commission report on consumer prepayments on retailer insolvency. Government response. 21p. III. Letter dated 27/12/2018 from Greg Clark MP to Rachel Reeves MP regarding the Government response to the Law Commission's report. 2p.
Corporate Author: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Letter dated 21/12/2018 from Heather Wheeler MP to Melanie Onn MP regarding issues raised during the debate on the use of Section 21 evictions in the private rented sector: the ability of local authorities that do not have a Housing Revenue Account(HRA) to build new council housing, and homelessness applications from tenants issued with a court order, but not evicted. 2p.
HC Debate 06/12/2018
I. Letter dated 21/12/2018 from Lord Henley to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House libraries. 1p. II. Letter dated 30/11/2018 from Graham Farrant, Chief Executive and Chief Land Registrar, to Lord Henley and Meg Hillier MP, regarding the HM Land Registry's Accounting Officer memorandum on the Local Land Charges programme (LLC). 4p.
I. Agreement between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Swiss Confederation on citizens' rights following the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union and the free movement of persons agreement. 39p. II. Agreement on arrangements between Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein, the Kingdom of Norway and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland following the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union, the EEA Agreement and other agreements applicable between the United Kingdom and the EEA EFTA States by virtue of the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union. 62p. III. Explainer for the above agreement with the Swiss Confederation on citizens' rights. 10p. IV. Explainer for the above agreement on arrangements between Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway and the UK (EEA EFTA separation agreement). 13p.
Personal Independence Payment (PIP). Implementation of legal judgments: frequently asked questions (FAQ). 6p.
Corporate Author: Department for Work and Pensions
Letter dated 20/12/2018 from Caroline Nokes MP to Yvette Cooper MP regarding update on phased implementation of the EU Settlement Scheme for resident EU citizens and their family members to obtain UK immigration status. 2p.
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