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Government’s target for ‘net-zero’ by 2050 undeliverable unless clean growth policies introduced

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 00:01
Science and Technology Committee publishes report on Clean Growth
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Local services will continue to decline until Government tackles £5 billion funding gap

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 00:01
Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee publish their report examining local government finance and the 2019 Spending Review
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Chair writes to Michael Gove on no-deal impact and preparations following Operation Yellowhammer report leak

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 10:02
Chair writes letter seeking clarification on several issues relating to no-deal Brexit
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Chair’s statement on the death of PC Andrew Harper

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 13:45
Home Affairs Committee Chair comments on the death of PC Andrew Harper
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Prime Minister to make first appearance before Liaison Committee

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 14:21
Appearance follows a request by the Liaison Committee for the new PM to attend after the summer recess
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Inquiry into relationship between international trade and the environment launched

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 09:00
International Trade Committee launch inquiry into the relationship between international trade and the environment
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Tougher actions needed to tackle driving while using a mobile phone

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 00:01
Government must send clear signals to drivers on mobile phone usage
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Committee asks about DWP plans in case of recession

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 16:58
Letter questions how Universal Credit would work in the event of a recession, in light of increased Government spending on no-deal Brexit preparations
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Chair calls on Government to outline true potential impact of no-deal Brexit tariffs

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 13:20
Letter published today highlights the gap in information provided to Parliament by Government
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Committee to publish report on Road Safety and mobile phones

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 12:42
Report to be published on Road safety: driving while using a mobile phone
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Funding for science research in universities in jeopardy, warns Lords Committee

Thu, 08/08/2019 - 00:01
Lords Science and Technology Committee publish report on Science research funding in universities
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Parliament’s role in authorising the use of military force should be strengthened, but the Government’s ability to act should not be compromised, says PACAC report

Tue, 08/06/2019 - 00:01
Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee publishes report on Parliament's authority to authorise the use of military force
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Government “complacent” about cost transparency failings in pensions industry

Mon, 08/05/2019 - 00:01
Work and Pensions Committee publishes report on pension costs and transparency
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New Member of Parliament for Brecon and Radnorshire

Fri, 08/02/2019 - 10:51
Jane Dodds has been elected as the new MP for New Member of Parliament for Brecon and Radnorshire
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Health and Social Care Committee launch inquiry into dental services

Wed, 07/31/2019 - 11:00
The state of dentistry in England is cause for public concern and the Committee is launching an inquiry into it.
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Home Office rejects Human Rights Committee’s call for a time limit to immigration detention

Wed, 07/31/2019 - 11:00
In responses to the UK Parliament Human Rights Committee published today, Home Office also ignores calls to explain ‘good character’ test for children
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Post-Brexit agricultural funding must meet the needs of Scottish farming

Wed, 07/31/2019 - 00:01
Committee publishes its report on the future of Scottish agriculture post-Brexit
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Behind the Scenes of the Petitions Committee

Tue, 07/30/2019 - 11:06
Get a behind-the-scenes of the Petitions Committee
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Mainstreaming disability inclusion across DFID’s work is welcome but progress must continue

Tue, 07/30/2019 - 00:01
International Development Committee publishes Report on DFID's work on disability-inclusive development
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Fundamental shift needed for enforcing the Equality Act

Tue, 07/30/2019 - 00:01
Women and Equalities Committee publishes report on Enforcing the Equality Act: the law and the role of the Equality and Human Rights Commission
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