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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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Vaccines and their future role in public health
Published Saturday, July 1, 1995 | POSTnotes POST-PN-66
Vaccines and their future role in public health. POST. 1995.
The Licensing of Taxis and Private Hire Vehicles;Taxis and Private Hire Vehicles Consultation Paper
Published Friday, June 30, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-81
The licensing of taxis and private hire vehicles. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/81.
Gibraltar
Published Tuesday, June 27, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-80
Gibraltar. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/80.
The Spanish fishing industry
Published Tuesday, June 27, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-79
The Spanish fishing industry. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/79.
Metrication and the sale of goods
Published Thursday, June 22, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-78
Metrication and the sale of goods. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/78.
Disposal of Disused Oil Platforms
Published Tuesday, June 20, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-77
Disposal of Disused Oil Platforms. House of Commons Research paper 95/77.
Towards the IGC: enter the Reflection Group
Published Tuesday, June 20, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-76
Towards the IGC: enter the Reflection Group. House of Commons Research Paper 95/76.
Unemployment by constituency: May 1995
Published Wednesday, June 14, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-75
Unemployment by constituency: May 1995. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/75
Income support and help with mortgages
Published Friday, June 9, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-73
Income support and help with mortgages. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/73.
Parliamentary Boundary Review for England
Published Friday, June 9, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-74
The Parliamentary Boundary Review for England (HC 433 1994/95). House of Commons Library Research paper 95/74.
Controlling the use of illicit drugs: enforcement through criminal sanctions and the legislation debate
Published Thursday, June 8, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-72
Controlling the use of illicit drugs: enforcement through criminal sanctions and the legislation debate. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/72.
The Mental Health (Patients in the Community) Bill (HL) 1994/95
Published Wednesday, June 7, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-71
The Mental Health (Patients in the Community) Bill (HL) (Bill 122 1994/95). House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/71.
By-elections since the 1992 general election
Published Thursday, June 1, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-70
By-elections since the 1992 general election. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/70. (Updates Research Paper 94/130).(Updated by RP 96/50).
Mobile telephone crime;POST note,64
Published Thursday, June 1, 1995 | POSTnotes POST-PN-64
This POSTnote reviews mobile telephone crime and the policy issues which arise for Parliament. Mobile telephone crime. POST note 64. POST. 1995.
UK Teleworking, June 1995
Published Thursday, June 1, 1995 | POSTnotes POST-PN-63
Information and communications technologies are making the site of work less important, radically changing many working practices.
Crown Agents Bill (HL) 1994/95
Published Wednesday, May 31, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-68
Crown Agents Bill (HC Bill 118 1994/95) (HL Bill 34 1994/95). House of Commons LIbrary Research Paper 95/68.
Bosnia: Update and Supplementary Information
Published Tuesday, May 30, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-69
Bosnia: update and supplementary information. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/69.
The Citizens Charter
Published Thursday, May 25, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-66
The Citizens Charter. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/66. (Includes brief details of all charters up to May 1995). (Updates and replaces Reference Sheet 92/8). (Part 2 of 2 records).
Housing benefit
Published Thursday, May 25, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-67
Housing benefit: the proposed changes. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/67.
Aspects of Nolan;Parliamentary Self-regulation
Published Tuesday, May 23, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-65
Aspects of Nolan - Parliamentary Self-regulation. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/65.

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