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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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Transport some issues in sustainability
Published Wednesday, November 1, 1995 | POSTnotes POST-PN-70
Transport: some issues in sustainability. POST. 1995.
Public attitudes to science
Published Wednesday, November 1, 1995 | POSTnotes POST-PN-69
Public attitudes to science. POST. 1995.
Family Homes and Domestic Violence Bill (HL) 1994/95
Published Wednesday, October 25, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-105
Family Homes and Domestic Violence Bill (HL) (Bill 141 1994/95). House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/105.
Unemployment by constituency: September 1995
Published Wednesday, October 18, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-104
Unemployment by constituency: September 1995. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/104.
Transfer of OST to the DTI and UK science policy
Published Wednesday, October 18, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-103
Transfer of OST to the DTI and UK science policy. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/103.
"Not Peace, but a big Step Forward". Bosnia in October 1995.
Published Monday, October 16, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-102
"Not peace, but a big step forward": Bosnia in October 1995. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/102
The United Kingdom and Nuclear Weapons
Published Friday, October 13, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-101
The United Kingdom and Nuclear Weapons. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/101.
Defence Statistics 1995
Published Friday, October 13, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-98
Defence Statistics 1995. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/98. (Updates RP 94/102).
Defence Employment 1993-94
Published Friday, October 13, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-99
Defence Employment 1993-94. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/99. (Updates RP 94/103).
War and Peacekeeping in the former Yugoslavia
Published Thursday, October 12, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-100
War and Peacekeeping in the former Yugoslavia. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/100.
Minimal access keyhole surgery and its implications
Published Sunday, October 1, 1995 | POSTnotes POST-PN-68
Minimal access ('keyhole') surgery and its implications. POST. 1995.
Managing Corporate Change, October 1995
Published Sunday, October 1, 1995 | POSTnotes POST-PN-67
This note outlines some of the current management techniques being employed by UK business and their strengths and weaknesses.
Unemployment by constituency: August 1995
Published Wednesday, September 13, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-97
Unemployment by constituency: August 1995. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/97.
West Lothian Question
Published Wednesday, September 6, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-95
The West Lothian question. House of Commons Library Research paper 95/95. (Updates and replaces Research Paper 95/58). (Updated by RP 98/3).
Rail privatisation: a progress report
Published Wednesday, September 6, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-96
Rail privatisation: a progress report. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/96.
Census data for the new parliamentary constituencies in England and Wales
Published Tuesday, September 5, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-94
Census data for the new parliamentary constituencies in England and Wales. 2 vols. Vol 1:Summary and overview. Vol 2:Constituency data. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/94-I and 95/94-II.
Unemployment by constituency: July 1995
Published Wednesday, August 16, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-93
Unemployment by constituency: July 1995. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/93.
Social Chapter
Published Friday, July 28, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-92
The Social Chapter. House of Commons Research Paper 95/92.
Forestry Policy
Published Thursday, July 27, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-91
Forestry policy. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/91.
Unemployment by constituency: June 1995
Published Wednesday, July 19, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-90
Unemployment by constituency: June 1995. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/90.

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