Written Ministerial Statements
Friday, 1 February 2013

  • House of Lords
    • Extractive Industries: Transparency
      My right honourable friend the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (Dr Vince Cable) has today made the following Statement. The Government today set out their continuing...
  • Business, Innovation and Skills
    • Extractive Industries (Transparency)
      The Government today set out their continuing commitment to transparency within the extractive industries. The Government continue to push for agreement at European level on new rules to require...
  • Communities and Local Government
    • New Homes Bonus
      I refer to my written statement of 10 December 2012, Official Report, columns 1-2WS announcing provisional new homes bonus allocations for local authorities. The representation period closed on...
  • Energy and Climate Change
    • European Opt-in Decision (Nuclear Liability)
      The UK has opted in to the proposal for a Council decision on ratification of the 1997 protocol amending the Vienna convention on civil liability for nuclear damage of 21 May 1963 (“the...
  • Home Department
    • Public Order Powers
      The Government have today published a summary of the responses to this consultation and a copy has been placed in the House Library. The summary is also available on the Home Office website. The...
    • College of Policing (Update)
      In October I set out further information about the establishment of a professional body for policing, the College of Policing. I can now update the House with progress on its establishment. I am...