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- Written answers Wednesday, 30 July 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
- House of Lords: Schools: Radicalism answered 30 July 2014
Lord Hunt of Kings Heath: To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether, in the review commissioned by the Secretary of State for Education into whether the Department missed historical warnings in respect of concerns raised about Birmingham schools, the Permanent Secretary intends to interview Mr Tim Boyes, headteacher of Queensbridge School.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether, in the review commissioned by the Secretary of State for Education into whether the Department missed historical warnings in respect of concerns raised about Birmingham schools, the Permanent Secretary intends to interview Lord Hunt of Kings Heath.
- Written ministerial statements Wednesday, 30 July 2014
- Written ministerial statements were introduced to stop the practice of
having “planted” questions to elicit Government statements.
Random recent written ministerial statement
- House of Lords: EU: Criminal Proceedings 30 July 2014
- Lord Faulks: The Government on 18 March 2014 decided not to opt in to any of the three EU criminal procedural rights proposals listed above which were all published by the European Commission (“the...
- Public Bill committees Monday, 21 July 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
- 21 July 2014
- 13 May 2014
- 8 May 2014
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- Commons debates Tuesday, 22 July 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
- Points of Order Tuesday, 22 July 2014; 10 speeches
- On a point of order, Mr Speaker. I wonder whether you could give me some advice. I have a constituent who applied for a passport eight weeks ago and is travelling on Monday. My office tried to...
- Westminster Hall Tuesday, 22 July 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
- [Mr Adrian Sanders in the Chair] — Backbench Business — Refugee Camps Tuesday, 22 July 2014; 23 speeches
- Motion made, and Question proposed, That the sitting be now adjourned.—(Lynne Featherstone.)
- Lords debates Wednesday, 30 July 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
- Criminal Justice and Courts Bill — Committee (5th Day) Wednesday, 30 July 2014; 113 speeches
- Relevant documents: 2nd Report from the Constitution Committee, 3rd Report from the Delegated Powers Committee, 14th Report, Session 2013-14, from the Joint Committee on Human Rights Clause 65:...