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Myalgic Encephalomyelitis treatment and research
Published Tuesday, June 19, 2018 | Commons Debate packs CDP-2018-0155
This pack has been prepared ahead of the debate to be held in Westminster Hall on Thursday 21 June 2018 at 1.30pm on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis treatment and research. The subject for the debate has been selected by the Backbench Business Committee and the debate will be opened by Carol Monaghan MP.
Provision of healthcare on English islands
Published Tuesday, June 19, 2018 | Commons Debate packs CDP-2018-0156
There will be a debate entitled "Provision of healthcare on English islands". This will be led by Mr Bob Seely MP and will take place in Westminster Hall on Wednesday 27th June 2018 at 9.30am.
Look ahead to 2018 NATO Summit
Published Monday, June 18, 2018 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8341
This Commons Library paper provides a short look ahead to the next NATO summit on 11-12 July. MPs will debate NATO on 20 June 2018.
Armed Forces Reserves
Published Monday, June 18, 2018 | Lords Library notes LLN-2018-0068
This House of Lords Library briefing has been prepared in advance of the debate in the House of Lords on the motion moved by Lord De Mauley (Conservative) on 21 June 2018 “that this House takes note of the contribution of the armed forces reserves to national security”.
Published Monday, June 18, 2018 | Commons Debate packs CDP-2018-0151
Debate Pack for the general debate on 'NATO’, scheduled for Wednesday 20 June 2018 in the Main Chamber.
EU - Japan Economic Partnership Agreement
Published Friday, June 15, 2018 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8340
This note has been prepared for the debate on 26 June 2018 in the House of Commons on the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement
Arranging and paying for a funeral
Published Friday, June 15, 2018 | Commons Briefing papers SN06242
This Commons Library briefing paper considers who is responsible for arranging and paying for a funeral in England and Wales. It also considers the cost of a funeral and ways of reducing this.
Published Friday, June 15, 2018 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8342
Is Tunisia's democratic development under threat?
Relations between the UK and Romania
Published Friday, June 15, 2018 | Commons Debate packs CDP-2018-0144
A Westminster Hall debate on 'UK-Romanian relations' is scheduled for Tuesday 19 June 2018, from 9:30-11:00am.. The Member leading the debate is Bob Blackman MP.
Acquired brain injury
Published Friday, June 15, 2018 | Commons Debate packs CDP-2018-0145
MPs will debate Acquired Brain Injury in the House of Commons Chamber on Monday 18 June. This House of Commons Library debate pack provides a summary of the issues together with parliamentary and press coverage.
The Sewel Convention
Published Friday, June 15, 2018 | Commons Debate packs CDP-2018-0150
Emergency Debate: Sewel Convention - Monday 18 June 2018