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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.
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The Chemical Weapons Bill 1995/96
Published Tuesday, November 21, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-116
The Chemical Weapons Bill (Bill 2 1995/96). House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/116.
The Education (Student Loans) Bill 1995/96
Published Tuesday, November 21, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-115
The Education (Student Loans) Bill (Bill 4 1995/96). House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/115.
The economic background to the November 1995 Budget
Published Tuesday, November 21, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-114
The economic background to the November 1995 Budget. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/114.
Investment
Published Monday, November 20, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-113
Investment. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/113.
Hong Kong (Overseas Public Servants) Bill 1995/96
Published Thursday, November 16, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-112
Hong Kong (Overseas Public Servants) Bill. (Bill 1 1995/96). House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/112.
Unemployment by constituency: October 1995
Published Wednesday, November 15, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-111
Unemployment by constituency: October 1995. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/111.
The Paramount Case
Published Wednesday, November 8, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-110
The Paramount case: consequences for the insolvency profession. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/110.
Aspects of Nolan - The proposals for Parliament
Published Thursday, November 2, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-109
Aspects of Nolan - The proposals for Parliament. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/109.
Economic indicators: November 1995
Published Wednesday, November 1, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-106
Economic indicators: November 1995. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/106
Inheritance tax
Published Wednesday, November 1, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-107
Inheritance tax. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/107.
Making Jopling Permanent: the 1994/95 sittings experiment
Published Wednesday, November 1, 1995 | Commons Briefing papers RP95-108
Making Jopling permanent: the 1994/95 sittings experiment. House of Commons Library Research Paper 95/108. (Incorporates Research Paper 95/6 with additional material on Procedure Committee report - HC 491 1994/95)
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).

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