Written Ministerial Statements
Tuesday, 12 October 2010

  • House of Lords
    • CDC Group plc
      My right honourable friend the Secretary of State for International Development has made the following Statement. I wish to inform the House of the Government's decision to reconfigure CDC in...
    • Higher Education: Funding
      My right honourable friend the Secretary of State for the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills (Vince Cable) has today made the following Statement. Lord Browne of Madingley today...
    • Millennium Development Goals
      My right honourable friend the Secretary of State for International Development has made the following Statement. The Deputy Prime Minister and I represented the UK at the United Nations...
    • Pakistan: Floods (1 annotation)
      My right honourable friend the Secretary of State for International Development has made the following Statement. I would like to update the House on the humanitarian situation in Pakistan...
  • Business, Innovation and Skills
    • Higher Education (Student Finance)
      Lord Browne of Madingley today presented the Government with the findings of the independent review of higher education funding and student finance. The review was tasked with making...
  • Defence
  • Health
    • NHS Constitution (Whistleblowing)
      On 9 June I made a statement to the House about the failings of the Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust, Official Report, column 333. I made clear my intention to hold a full public inquiry...
  • Home Department
    • Animal Procedures Committee Annual Report
      In accordance with section 20(5) of the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986, the Committee's annual report for 2009 has today been laid before the House. Copies are available in the Vote...
  • International Development
    • UN Millennium Development Goals Summit
      The Deputy Prime Minister and I represented the UK at the United Nations millennium development goals summit which took place on 20- 22 September 2010. World leaders, civil society organisations...
    • Pakistan Floods (1 annotation)
      I would like to update the House on the humanitarian situation in Pakistan following the floods and on the UK Government's response. It is now nearly two months since the floods hit. The...
    • Reform of CDC Group plc
      I wish to inform the House of the Government's decision to reconfigure CDC in order radically to increase its development impact. CDC has the potential to be the jewel in the crown of the UK's...
  • Transport
    • Eco-driving Training
      The Department for Transport has today published its response to the consultation on options to increase the uptake of eco-driving training for drivers of large goods vehicles and passenger...
  • Work and Pensions
    • Right to Control Regulations
      On 25 February 2010 the Right to Control trailblazer sites were announced and a national consultation on the Right to Control draft regulations, "Making choice and control a reality for disabled...