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- Written answers Thursday, 6 March 2014
- The parliamentary question is a great way for MPs and peers to discover
information from ministers which the government may not wish to reveal.
Random recent written question
- Energy and Climate Change: Wind Power answered 6 March 2014
Stephen O'Brien: To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what estimate he has made of the number of years it will take for (a) onshore and (b) offshore wind to be economically competitive without subsidies; and pursuant to the written statement of 6 June 2013, Official Report, columns 115-18WS, on onshore wind, what the evidential basis is for the statement that support levels represent good value for money to the taxpayer and that they reflect the true costs of deploying the technologies.
- Written ministerial statements Thursday, 6 March 2014
- Written ministerial statements were introduced to stop the practice of
having “planted” questions to elicit Government statements.
Random recent written ministerial statement
- Work and Pensions: Work Programme 6 March 2014
- Esther McVey: Having now helped 444,000 people into jobs and 208,000 into lasting work, the Work programme is succeeding—transforming the lives of those furthest from the labour market, who are the...
- Public Bill committees Thursday, 6 March 2014
- Previously called Standing Committees, these study proposed legislation (bills) in detail, debating each clause and sending amendments to the Commons.
Latest Public Bill Committee meetings
- 6 March 2014
- 4 March 2014
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- Commons debates Thursday, 6 March 2014
- The main chamber of the House of Commons is where debates are held
on a variety of topics, oral questions are answered, and new legislation is
Random recent Commons debate
- Oral Answers to Questions — Business, Innovation and Skills: National Minimum Wage Thursday, 6 March 2014; 6 speeches
- What his policy is on the future level of the national minimum wage.
- Westminster Hall Thursday, 6 March 2014
- Westminster Hall is a secondary MP debating chamber, in a horseshoe
arrangement aimed at fostering a more constructive debate.
Random recent Westminster Hall debate
- [John Robertson in the Chair] — Backbench business — Women’s Contribution to the Economy Thursday, 6 March 2014; 64 speeches
- Motion made, and Question proposed, That the sitting be now adjourned.—(Claire Perry.)
- Lords debates Thursday, 6 March 2014
- Peers from all parties (and crossbench and bishops) scrutinise government
legislation and debate a variety of issues in the House of Lords main chamber.
Random recent Lords debates
- Ellison Review — Statement Thursday, 6 March 2014; 11 speeches
- My Lords, with the leave of the House, I will now repeat a Statement made by my right honourable friend the Home Secretary, Mrs Theresa May, in the House of Commons earlier today. The Statement...