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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.
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Personal tax allowances and reliefs 1998-99
Published Wednesday, March 18, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-37
Personal tax allowances and reliefs 1998-99. House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/37.
Unemployment by constituency February 1998
Published Wednesday, March 18, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-36
Unemployment by constituency February 1998. House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/36
EMU: the approach to the Third Stage
Published Tuesday, March 17, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-35
EMU: the approach to the Third Stage and the state of economic convergence. House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/35.
The Teaching and Higher Education Bill (HL) 1997/98: the teaching profession
Published Friday, March 13, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-34
The Teaching and Higher Education Bill (HL) (Bill 145 1997/98): the teaching profession. House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/34.
The Teaching and Higher Education Bill (HL) 1997/98: financial provisions for higher and further education
Published Thursday, March 12, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-33
The Teaching and Higher Education Bill (HL) (Bill 145 1997/98): financial provision for higher and further education. House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/33.
The Millennium Dome
Published Thursday, March 12, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-32
The Millennium Dome. House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/32
Multilateral Agreement on Investment
Published Wednesday, March 4, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-31
Multilateral Agreement on Investment. House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/31.
Economic indicators
Published Monday, March 2, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-30
Economic indicators. House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/30
Cannabis update;POST note,113
Published Sunday, March 1, 1998 | POSTnotes POST-PN-113
Cannabis update. POST note 113. POST. 1998.
Electronic road charging;POST note,112
Published Sunday, March 1, 1998 | POSTnotes POST-PN-112
Electronic road charging. POST note 112. POST. 1998.
Voting Systems
Published Monday, February 23, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-29
Voting systems - the governments proposals. House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/29.
Iraq crisis
Published Monday, February 16, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-28
The Iraq crisis. House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/28.

Topics: Iraq, Middle East

The Human Rights Bill (HL) 1997/98: privacy and the press
Published Friday, February 13, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-25
The Human Rights Bill (HL) (Bill 119 1997/98): privacy and the press. House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/25.
The Human Rights Bill (HL) 1997/98: Churches and religious organisations
Published Friday, February 13, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-26
The Human Rights Bill (HL) (Bill 119 1997/98): Churches and religious organisations. House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/26.
The Human Rights Bill (HL) 1997/98: some constitutional and legislative aspects
Published Friday, February 13, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-27
The Human Rights Bill (HL) (Bill 119 1997/98): some constitutional and legislative aspects. House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/27.
The Human Rights Bill (HL) 1997/98
Published Friday, February 13, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-24
The Human Rights Bill (HL) (Bill 119 1997/98). House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/24.
Unemployment by constituency January 1998
Published Wednesday, February 11, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-22
Unemployment by constituency January 1998. House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/22
Unemployment by constituency welfare to work groups January 1998
Published Wednesday, February 11, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-23
Unemployment by constituency: welfare to work groups January 1998. House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/23.
Statistics of National Lottery awards December 1998
Published Wednesday, February 4, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-20
Statistics of National Lottery Awards: December 1997. House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/20.
Energy Efficiency Bill 1997/98
Published Wednesday, February 4, 1998 | Commons Briefing papers RP98-21
The Energy Efficiency Bill (Bill 12 1997/98). House of Commons Library Research Paper 98/21.

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