Written Ministerial Statements

Friday, 18 May 2007

  • Education and Skills

    • EU Education and Youth Council

      I will attend the education section of the above Council on 25 May. The UK permanent representative will attend the Youth Council. The agenda items are as follows: Education Ministers will be...

  • Home Department

    • Serious Organised Crime Agency

      The annual report of the Serious Organised Crime Agency for 2006-07 is being published and laid before Parliament today. As required by the Serious Organised Crime and Police Act 2005 the report...

    • Damilola Taylor

      I am placing in the House Library today a copy of the report of the independent review conducted by Alan Rawley QC and Professor Brian Caddy into work carried out by the Forensic Science Service...

What is this?

Written Ministerial Statements were introducted in late 2002 to stop the practice of having “planted” or “inspired” questions designed to elicit Government statements.

They are just that – statements on a particular topic by a Government Minister.

May 2007
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun