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    • Commons Briefing papers: Papers providing in-depth and impartial analysis on every major piece of primary legislation and on other topics of public and parliamentary concern. Regular statistics papers are also published.
    • Lords Library Notes: Authored publications by the research section of the House of Lords Library that provide analysis of Bills, subjects for debate in the House and other issues of interest to Members.
    • POSTbriefs: Responsive policy briefings from the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology based on mini-literature reviews and peer review, typically commissioned by select committees and library research services.
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Parliamentary pay and allowances the current rates
Published Wednesday, May 14, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-52
Parliamentary pay and allowances: the current rates. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/52. (Replaces Research Paper 97/1; replaced by Research Paper 97/101).
Albania
Published Wednesday, May 14, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-59
Albania. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/59.
Algeria
Published Wednesday, May 14, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-57
Algeria. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/57.
IGC: The story so far
Published Wednesday, May 14, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-54
The IGC: the story so far. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/54.
E. coli foodborne disease
Published Tuesday, May 13, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-63
E. coli foodborne disease. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/63.
The location of new households
Published Tuesday, May 13, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-56
The location of new households. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/56.
General election results 1 May 1997
Published Friday, May 9, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-49
General election results 1 May 1997. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/49.
The burden of taxation
Published Friday, May 9, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-50
The burden of taxation. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/50. (Replaces RP 96/43). (Replaced by RP 99/67).
NATO enlargement
Published Thursday, May 8, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-51
NATO enlargement. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/51.
Training and Enterprise Councils
Published Wednesday, May 7, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-48
Training and Enterprise Councils. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/48.
Commonwealth
Published Tuesday, April 29, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-47
The Commonwealth. House of Common Library Research Paper 97/47.
Economic and monetary union
Published Wednesday, April 9, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-44
Economic and monetary union. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/44.
Green taxes
Published Monday, April 7, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-46
Green taxes. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/46.
Endangered species: CITES, tigers and ivory
Published Friday, April 4, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-45
Endangered species: CITES, tigers and ivory. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/45.
Cloning
Published Thursday, March 27, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-43
Cloning. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/43.
Energy from waste
Published Thursday, March 27, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-42
Energy from waste. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/42.
Afghanistan
Published Tuesday, March 25, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-41
Afghanistan. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/41.
Unemployment by constituency February,1997
Published Wednesday, March 19, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-38
Unemployment by constituency: February 1997. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/38.
Unemployment rates for new constituencies in England and Wales February,1997
Published Wednesday, March 19, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-39
Unemployment rates for new constituencies in England and Wales: February 1997. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/39.
Census data for the new parliamentary constituencies in Great Britain
Published Wednesday, March 19, 1997 | Commons Briefing papers RP97-35
Census data for the new parliamentary constituencies in Great Britain. 2 vols. Vol II: Summary and overview. House of Commons Library Research Paper 97/35.

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