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Letter dated 15/11/2018 from Gerry Berragan, Chief Executive Officer, to Lord Storey regarding the Early Years apprenticeship standards. 2p.
HL PQ 11099
Corporate Author: Institute for Apprenticeships
Letter dated 11/11/2018 from Earl Howe to Baroness Hamwee regarding the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill: designated area offence - question raised during committee stage. 2p.
HL Debate 29/10/2018
Corporate Author: Ministry of Defence
I. Letter dated 09/11/2018 from Lord Gardiner of Kimble to Lord de Mauley and Lord Carrington regarding whether an item with detachable ivory elements falls under the de minimis exemption in the Ivory Bill and the assessment of the ivory content of items (particularly items containing integral voids) for the purpose of the de minimis criteria. 2p. II. Letter dated 29/10/2018 from Lord de Mauley and Lord Carrington of Fulham to Lord Gardiner of Kimble regarding the definition of the term "integral" 2p. III. Letter dated 31/10/2018 from Lord de Mauley to Lord Gardiner of Kimble regarding voids in objects that incorporate ivory and how they should be dealt with when assessing the de minimis proportion of ivory. 1p.
Corporate Author: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
I. Letter dated 7/11/2018 from David Lidington MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House libraries. 1p. II. Fortieth Annual Report on Senior Salaries 2018: Report No. 89. Incl. appendices. 137p.
Corporate Author: Cabinet Office, Senior Salaries Review Body
Letter dated 7/11/2018 from Lord Agnew to Lord Watson and Lord Black regarding the Music and Dance Scheme, as discussed during the debate on music education in schools. 2p.
HL Debate 18/10/2018
Corporate Author: Department for Education
I. Letter dated 6/11/2018 from Chris Grayling MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House libraries. 1p. II. East West Railway Company: framework document. Incl. appendix. 28p.
Corporate Author: Department for Transport
Delivering collective defined contribution pension schemes: public consultation. 53p.
Corporate Author: Department for Work and Pensions
Letter dated 6/11/2018 from Baroness Manzoor to Baroness Hamwee regarding an issue raised during the debate on the Data Retention and Acquisition Regulations 2018: the use of communications data in the protection of citizens from crime and terrorism. 1p.
HL Debate 30/10/2018
Corporate Author: Whips' Office
Letter dated 6/11/2018 from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to the Bishop of Gloucester regarding the identification of children of prisoners as a specific cohort and what the Government is doing to ensure they receive the necessary support. 3p.
HL Oral Question 30/10/2018
Letter dated 23/03/2018 from David Natzler to the Chief Executive of the Equality and Human Rights Commission regarding Newsnight report into bullying and harassment of House of Commons staff. 2p.
Corporate Author: Clerk of the House
Prevention is better than cure: our vision to help you live well for longer. 39p.
Corporate Author: Department of Health and Social Care
The Defence Equipment Plan 2018: financial summary. 37p.
I. Letter dated 5/11/2018 from Alok Sharma MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House Library. 1p. II. Transcripts (2 versions) of Universal Credit radio advert. 2p.
Letter dated 15/11/2018 from Stuart Andrew MP to Nia Griffith MP regarding how many days each Type 23 frigate has spent at sea in each year since they came into service. 2p.
Letter dated 26/04/2018 from Mark Drakeford AM/AC to Elizabeth Truss MP regarding a request to increase borrowing capacity for the proposed M4 relief road project around Newport. 2p.
Corporate Author: Welsh Government
Letter dated 5/11/2018 from Viscount Younger of Leckie to Lord Bragg and others regarding issues raised during the debate on the impact on the arts of the UK's withdrawal from the European Union. 3p.
HL Debate 11/10/2018
I. Letter dated 5/11/2018 from Damian Hinds MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding 2 documents for deposit in the House libraries. 1p. II. Making data work: report of the Teacher Workload Advisory Group. Incl. annexes. 26p. III. Government response to the Workload Advisory Group report ‘Making Data Work' 8p.
I. Letter dated 04/11/2018 from Sajid Javid MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding letter for deposit in the Library following a Lords question on 18/10/2018 concerning historical allegations. 1p. II. Letter dated 10/10/2018 from Sajid Javid MP to Lord Armstrong of Ilminster regarding Operation Conifer. 2p.
HL Oral Questions 18/10/2018
Corporate Author: Home Office
I. Letter dated 02/11/2018 from Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth to Members regarding enforcement and consumer guidance relating to the Tenant Fees Bill as mentioned during the second reading debate. 2p. II. Draft Tenant Fees Act: Statutory guidance for enforcement authorities. 37p. III. Draft Guidance for tenants. 53p. IV Draft Guidance for landlords and agents. 48p.
HL Debate 10/10/2018
Corporate Author: Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Letter dated 2/11/2018 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Baroness Hamwee and Lord Paddick regarding issues raised during and following the Report Stage of the Crime (Overseas Production Orders) Bill: treaties and international agreements, Court rules, appealing against a judge’s reasonableness. 3p.
HL Debate 22/10/2018
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