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Letter dated 25/10/2018 from Baroness Manzoor to Members regarding issues raised during the Data Retention and Acquisition Regulations 2018 debate: proposed definition of "serious crime" in the context of acquiring communications data, inclusion of a carve-out intended to capture certain offences, and independent authorisation of communications data requests. 3p.
HL Debate 24/10/2018
Corporate Author: Whips' Office
Letter dated 25/10/2018 from the Earl of Courtown to Baroness Jolly regarding a question raised during a question on the National Accident Prevention Strategy: how much money is allocated by Public Health England to local authorities for accident prevention. Incl. Local authority circular: Public health ring-fenced grant 2018/19. 20p.
HL Oral Question 09/10/2018
Letter dated 25/10/2018 from the Earl of Courtown to Lord Hunt of Kings Heath regarding an issue raised during a question on the National Accident Prevention Strategy: the exclusion of public health funding through local government from the additional funds for the NHS announced in the Summer. 2p.
Letter dated 25/10/2018 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Lord Paddick regarding points raised during a regret motion concerning the authorisation and use of juvenile covert human intelligences sources (CHIS): monthly reviews of the authorisation of a juvenile CHIS, consultation on the CHIS code of practice, and individuals under investigation within the criminal justice process. 2p.
HL Debate 16/10/2018
Corporate Author: Home Office
Letter dated 25/10/2018 from Liam Fox MP to Angus Brendan MacNeil MP regarding the Trade Remedies Authority. 4p.
Corporate Author: Department for International Trade
Letter dated 24/10/2018 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Lord Rosser and others regarding Government amendments for the Committee Stage of the Counter-terrorism and Border Security Bill. Incl. attached list of amendments. 11p.
Letter dated 23/10/2018 from Lord Gardiner of Kimble to the Countess of Mar regarding the safe disposal of flame-retardant items. 1p.
Corporate Author: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Letter dated 23/10/2018 from John Glen MP to Sarah Champion MP regarding the Delegated Legislation Committee debate on the draft Financial Regulators' Powers (Technical Standards etc.) (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018: confirmation of the number of Statutory Instruments (SIs) to be made across government to prepare for the UK's exit from the EU. 2p.
HC Debate 10/10/2018
Corporate Author: Treasury
Letter dated 22/10/2018 from Lord Gardiner to Lord Clement-Jones regarding an issue raised during the committee stage of the Ivory Bill: enforcement of online sales. 2p.
HL Debate 10/09/2018
Letter dated 22/10/2018 from Lord Gardiner of Kimble to Lord de Mauley regarding issues raised during the committee stage of the Ivory Bill: presumption in Clause 12 that a person only commits an offence if they know that an item contains ivory. 1p.
HL Debate 12/09/2018
Letter dated 22/10/2018 from Lord Gardiner of Kimble to Lord Wallace of Tankerness regarding issue raised at the committee stage of the Ivory Bill: statutory basis of the Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS). 3p.
HL Debates 12/09/2018
Letter dated 22/10/2018 from Lord Gardiner of Kimble to Baroness Byford regarding a question raised during committee stage of the Ivory Bill: the proportion of exported ivory items that would be considered of outstandingly high artistic, cultural or historical value. 1p.
Letter dated 22/10/2018 from Earl Howe to Lord Craig of Radley regarding issues raised during the Armed Forces (Terms of Service) (Amendments Relating to Flexible Working) Regulations 2018: whether the pay and pensions abatement regulations would be put before Parliament and the instrument's territorial extent and application. 2p.
HL Debate 10/10/2018
Corporate Author: Ministry of Defence
I. Letter dated 22/10/2018 from Karen Bradley MP to the Deposited Papers Clerk regarding a document for deposit in the House libraries. 1p. II. Draft guidance on decision-making for Northern Ireland Departments during the temporary period for Northern Ireland Executive formation. 4p.
Corporate Author: Northern Ireland Office
I. Letter dated 22/10/2018 from Richard Harrington MP to colleagues regarding the Government response to the consultation on revised requirements for radiological protection. 2p. II. Revised requirements for radiological protection: emergency preparedness and response. Government response. Incl. annex. 74p.
Corporate Author: Ministry of Defence, Health and Safety Executive, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Letter dated 6/11/2018 from Sally Collier, Chief Regulator, Ofqual, to Jim Cunningham MP, regarding what estimate he has made of the number of requests for exam re-marking for a) GCSE, b) BTEC, and c) A-Level exams by students at i) community and academy comprehensive schools, ii) community and academy grammar schools, and iii) private schools in each of the last five years. 3p.
Corporate Author: Ofqual
Letter dated 18/10/2018 from David Lidington MP to Diana Johnson MP and Peter Bottomley MP regarding the failure of an IT address used by the Cabinet Office to instruct government departments to stop the destruction of any information relevant to the Infected Blood Inquiry. 2p.
Corporate Author: Cabinet Office
Letter dated 18/10/2018 from Baroness Evans of Bowes Park to Baroness Smith of Basildon, Baroness Smith of Newnham and Lord Foulkes of Cumnock regarding issues raised during the statement on Brexit negotiations: UK nationals within the EU and EU citizens resident in the UK. 2p.
HL Debate 15/10/2018
Corporate Author: Leader of the House of Lords
Letter dated 18/10/2018 from Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth to Lords regarding issues raised during the second reading of the Tenant Fees Bill. 8p.
Corporate Author: Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Letter dated 18/10/2018 from the Earl of Courtown to Lord Morris of Aberavon regarding a correction during an answer made during oral question on diabetes concerning the national Diabetes Prevention Programme. 1p.
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