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Written answers Thursday, 30 October 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.

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Home Office: Crime answered 30 October 2014

Chris Ruane: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what changes have been made to the process of recording notifiable recorded crime categories since 2010.

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Written ministerial statements Thursday, 30 October 2014
Written ministerial statements were introduced to stop the practice of having “planted” questions to elicit Government statements.

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Work and Pensions: Work Capability Assessments 30 October 2014
Iain Duncan Smith: The previous Government appointed Atos the sole provider for carrying out work capability assessments in 2008. On 27 March, Official Report, column 56-58WS, the former Minister with...

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Public Bill committees Wednesday, 29 October 2014
Previously called Standing Committees, these study proposed legislation (bills) in detail, debating each clause and sending amendments to the Commons.

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Commons debates Thursday, 30 October 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 debated.

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Business of the House: Backbench Business — UK Drugs Policy Thursday, 30 October 2014; 110 speeches
In calling Caroline Lucas to move the motion, I congratulate her on the award she received last night at the Pink News awards in Speaker’s House, which I hope will enjoy the acclamation of...

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Westminster Hall Thursday, 30 October 2014
Westminster Hall is a secondary MP debating chamber, in a horseshoe arrangement aimed at fostering a more constructive debate.

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[Hugh Bayley in the Chair] — Arms Exports and Controls Thursday, 30 October 2014; 23 speeches
[Relevant documents: First Joint Report from the Committees on Arms Export Controls, HC 186, and the Government response, Cm 8935.] Motion made, and Question proposed, That the sitting be now...

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Lords debates Thursday, 30 October 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.

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Bank of England — Question Thursday, 30 October 2014; 18 speeches
To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will rename the central bank of the United Kingdom, “The Bank of England and of the United Kingdom”.

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